The table below looks at the statistics for User Acceptance Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited User Acceptance Testing over the 3 months to 30 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Rank 156 148 151
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +3
Permanent jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 2012 2151 1961
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 1.97% 1.97% 1.93%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.32% 2.37% 2.38%
Number of salaries quoted 1655 1788 1585
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £28,550
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
User Acceptance Testing
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the England region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
86723 90581 82547
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 84.74% 82.77% 81.07%
Number of salaries quoted 71804 73588 68269
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,699
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +4.42%

User Acceptance Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing User Acceptance Testing across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

User Acceptance Testing Jobs Demand Trend in England

User Acceptance Testing
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing User Acceptance Testing across the England region.

User Acceptance Testing Salary Trend in England

User Acceptance Testing
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing User Acceptance Testing across the England region over the 3 months to 30 July 2015.

User Acceptance Testing Salary Histogram in England

User Acceptance Testing
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing User Acceptance Testing within the England region over the 3 months to 30 July 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -5 922 £53,250 -3.18% 117
South East -5 355 £43,500 -3.33% 43
West Midlands +47 180 £37,500 -12.79% 24
Yorkshire -27 157 £40,000 +14.28% 23
East Midlands +42 105 £35,000 -3.44% 19
East of England -35 103 £49,000 +18.07% 8
North West -16 97 £37,500 -11.76% 25
South West -18 81 £40,000 - 28
North East - 6 £42,500 - 3
Midlands -10 5 £55,000 +22.22%
User Acceptance Testing
UK

User Acceptance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT jobs across the England region citing User Acceptance Testing also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited User Acceptance Testing.

1 1613 (38.69%) Finance
2 1346 (32.29%) Agile Software Development
3 1092 (26.19%) SQL
4 999 (23.96%) QA
5 705 (16.91%) Project Management
6 698 (16.74%) ISEB
7 681 (16.33%) SDLC
8 674 (16.17%) Business Analysis
9 657 (15.76%) Microsoft
10 628 (15.06%) Degree
11 590 (14.15%) Analytical Skills
12 586 (14.06%) Test Scripting
13 526 (12.62%) Stakeholder Management
14 522 (12.52%) Banking
15 462 (11.08%) Scrum
16 438 (10.51%) Software Testing
17 437 (10.48%) Oracle
18 424 (10.17%) System Testing
19 419 (10.05%) .NET
20 410 (9.83%) SQL Server
21 409 (9.81%) Java
22 399 (9.57%) MS Excel
23 389 (9.33%) Business Intelligence
24 379 (9.09%) Retail
24 379 (9.09%) Regression Testing
25 363 (8.71%) Change Management
26 357 (8.56%) ISTQB
27 351 (8.42%) PRINCE2
27 351 (8.42%) Test Strategy
28 338 (8.11%) Waterfall

User Acceptance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT jobs across the England region citing User Acceptance Testing also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited User Acceptance Testing. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 153 (3.67%) SharePoint
2 94 (2.25%) IIS
3 73 (1.75%) Apache
4 43 (1.03%) CMS
5 40 (0.96%) Tomcat
6 30 (0.72%) JBoss
7 22 (0.53%) SharePoint 2013
7 22 (0.53%) Elasticsearch
8 20 (0.48%) Confluence
8 20 (0.48%) Oracle Workflow
9 19 (0.46%) WebSphere
10 17 (0.41%) WebLogic
11 15 (0.36%) SharePoint 2010
12 14 (0.34%) BizTalk Server
13 11 (0.26%) Drupal
13 11 (0.26%) SAS
14 10 (0.24%) nginx
15 9 (0.22%) WorkSite
15 9 (0.22%) SharePoint Server
16 6 (0.14%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 399 (9.57%) MS Excel
2 274 (6.57%) MS Office
3 159 (3.81%) MS Visio
4 107 (2.57%) MS PowerPoint
5 100 (2.40%) MS Project
6 17 (0.41%) Photoshop
6 17 (0.41%) Spreadsheet
7 10 (0.24%) PowerPivot
7 10 (0.24%) Adobe Illustrator
8 5 (0.12%) InfoPath
8 5 (0.12%) Mingle
9 4 (0.096%) FastStats
9 4 (0.096%) OmniGraffle
10 1 (0.024%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 82 (1.97%) Oracle EBS
2 77 (1.85%) Dynamics CRM
3 66 (1.58%) Oracle EBS R12
4 52 (1.25%) SAP FI
4 52 (1.25%) SAP FI/CO
4 52 (1.25%) SAP CO
5 45 (1.08%) Oracle General Ledger
6 41 (0.98%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 38 (0.91%) Oracle Payables
7 38 (0.91%) Oracle Receivables
8 31 (0.74%) Oracle Financials
9 26 (0.62%) Oracle Assets
10 23 (0.55%) Dynamics AX
11 22 (0.53%) Dynamics NAV
12 18 (0.43%) Oracle Applications
13 17 (0.41%) AWD
14 15 (0.36%) Temenos T24
14 15 (0.36%) Oracle Cash Management
15 14 (0.34%) Oracle 11i
16 13 (0.31%) Cognos TM1
Cloud Services
1 69 (1.66%) SaaS
2 36 (0.86%) Microsoft Azure
3 34 (0.82%) Cloud Computing
4 19 (0.46%) Amazon AWS
5 14 (0.34%) Google Analytics
6 12 (0.29%) IBM Blueworks
7 11 (0.26%) Force.com
8 10 (0.24%) IaaS
9 9 (0.22%) Lucidchart
10 8 (0.19%) Veeva
11 6 (0.14%) Office 365
12 4 (0.096%) GitHub
13 3 (0.072%) SuccessFactors
13 3 (0.072%) Yammer
14 2 (0.048%) Trello
14 2 (0.048%) Silverpop
14 2 (0.048%) Pure360
14 2 (0.048%) PaaS
15 1 (0.024%) Heroku
15 1 (0.024%) FinancialForce.com
Communications & Networking
1 61 (1.46%) Internet
2 30 (0.72%) FTP
3 28 (0.67%) VoIP
4 20 (0.48%) Intranet
5 19 (0.46%) Firewall
5 19 (0.46%) TCP/IP
6 14 (0.34%) SAN
6 14 (0.34%) Unified Communications
7 13 (0.31%) LAN
8 12 (0.29%) LDAP
8 12 (0.29%) WAN
9 11 (0.26%) Extranet
10 10 (0.24%) iSCSI
11 9 (0.22%) HTTP
12 8 (0.19%) DMZ
13 7 (0.17%) PBX
13 7 (0.17%) Wireless
13 7 (0.17%) SSL
14 6 (0.14%) DNS
15 5 (0.12%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 410 (9.83%) SQL Server
2 196 (4.70%) Data Warehouse
3 141 (3.38%) Oracle Database
4 132 (3.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 124 (2.97%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 115 (2.76%) MySQL
7 97 (2.33%) Relational Database
8 94 (2.25%) BusinessObjects
9 83 (1.99%) Oracle Database 11g
10 71 (1.70%) Oracle Database 10g
11 69 (1.66%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 66 (1.58%) SQL Server 2008
12 66 (1.58%) Oracle Reports
13 45 (1.08%) RDBMS
14 39 (0.94%) Oracle BI EE
15 35 (0.84%) SQL Server 2012
16 33 (0.79%) QlikView
17 30 (0.72%) Oracle9i Database
18 29 (0.70%) Big Data
19 24 (0.58%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 338 (8.11%) Selenium
2 262 (6.28%) JIRA
3 137 (3.29%) WebDriver
4 133 (3.19%) Team Foundation Server
5 129 (3.09%) HP UFT
6 95 (2.28%) Jenkins
7 89 (2.13%) Cucumber
8 76 (1.82%) Subversion
9 68 (1.63%) SpecFlow
10 65 (1.56%) Git (software)
11 60 (1.44%) Visual Studio
12 57 (1.37%) LoadRunner
13 50 (1.20%) FitNesse
14 47 (1.13%) SoapUI
15 46 (1.10%) TeamCity
16 44 (1.06%) VSS/SourceSafe
17 38 (0.91%) JMeter
18 30 (0.72%) JUnit
18 30 (0.72%) Hudson
19 29 (0.70%) Maven
General
1 1613 (38.69%) Finance
2 522 (12.52%) Banking
3 379 (9.09%) Retail
4 179 (4.29%) Telecoms
5 175 (4.20%) Back Office
6 168 (4.03%) Investment Banking
7 161 (3.86%) Marketing
8 144 (3.45%) Front Office
9 114 (2.73%) Manufacturing
10 102 (2.45%) Retail Banking
11 88 (2.11%) Advertising
12 67 (1.61%) Legal
13 39 (0.94%) Financial Institution
14 34 (0.82%) Billing
15 32 (0.77%) Publishing
16 31 (0.74%) General Ledger
17 28 (0.67%) Games
18 26 (0.62%) Automotive
19 15 (0.36%) Electronics
20 14 (0.34%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 2156 (51.72%) Analyst
2 1205 (28.90%) Business Analyst
3 584 (14.01%) Test Analyst
4 359 (8.61%) Developer
5 339 (8.13%) Consultant
6 299 (7.17%) Tester
7 290 (6.96%) Test Manager
8 229 (5.49%) Senior Analyst
9 184 (4.41%) Project Manager
10 150 (3.60%) Systems Analyst
11 127 (3.05%) Junior
11 127 (3.05%) Support Analyst
12 121 (2.90%) QA Analyst
13 114 (2.73%) Applications Support
14 109 (2.61%) Banking Business Analyst
15 107 (2.57%) Test Leader
16 104 (2.49%) Senior Business Analyst
17 95 (2.28%) Junior Analyst
18 91 (2.18%) Business Systems Analyst
19 90 (2.16%) Business Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 419 (10.05%) .NET
2 249 (5.97%) HTML
3 234 (5.61%) XML
4 167 (4.01%) Web Services
5 136 (3.26%) CSS
6 112 (2.69%) ASP.NET
7 84 (2.01%) jQuery
8 77 (1.85%) Middleware
9 64 (1.54%) .NET Framework
10 59 (1.42%) Gherkin
11 56 (1.34%) Spring
12 50 (1.20%) SOAP
13 42 (1.01%) WCF
13 42 (1.01%) REST
14 41 (0.98%) RESTful
14 41 (0.98%) J2EE
15 40 (0.96%) HTML5
16 38 (0.91%) Ajax
17 34 (0.82%) WPF
18 32 (0.77%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 590 (14.15%) Analytical Skills
2 194 (4.65%) Management Information System
3 171 (4.10%) Computer Science
4 147 (3.53%) Derivative
5 133 (3.19%) User Experience
6 115 (2.76%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 101 (2.42%) Fixed Income
8 99 (2.37%) Equities
9 74 (1.78%) Mobile App
10 73 (1.75%) Credit Risk
10 73 (1.75%) FMCG
11 72 (1.73%) Data Integration
12 58 (1.39%) Replication
13 54 (1.30%) Client/Server
14 44 (1.06%) Mathematics
15 37 (0.89%) Enterprise Software
16 36 (0.86%) Market Risk
17 27 (0.65%) Visualisation
18 26 (0.62%) Data Structures
19 23 (0.55%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 280 (6.72%) Windows
2 239 (5.73%) Linux
3 180 (4.32%) UNIX
4 53 (1.27%) Windows Server 2008
5 43 (1.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 42 (1.01%) Windows 7
7 39 (0.94%) Ubuntu
8 26 (0.62%) Windows Server 2012
9 25 (0.60%) Android
10 23 (0.55%) Apple iOS
11 22 (0.53%) Solaris
12 21 (0.50%) Windows 8
13 13 (0.31%) Windows Server 2003
14 10 (0.24%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
15 7 (0.17%) Windows Phone
15 7 (0.17%) SUSE
16 6 (0.14%) AIX
17 5 (0.12%) Windows XP
17 5 (0.12%) Windows Vista
18 4 (0.096%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 1346 (32.29%) Agile Software Development
2 705 (16.91%) Project Management
3 681 (16.33%) SDLC
4 674 (16.17%) Business Analysis
5 586 (14.06%) Test Scripting
6 526 (12.62%) Stakeholder Management
7 462 (11.08%) Scrum
8 438 (10.51%) Software Testing
9 424 (10.17%) System Testing
10 389 (9.33%) Business Intelligence
11 379 (9.09%) Regression Testing
12 363 (8.71%) Change Management
13 351 (8.42%) PRINCE2
13 351 (8.42%) Test Strategy
14 338 (8.11%) Waterfall
15 336 (8.06%) Use Case
16 309 (7.41%) Test Management
17 304 (7.29%) E-Commerce
18 294 (7.05%) Test Automation
19 283 (6.79%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 1092 (26.19%) SQL
2 409 (9.81%) Java
3 331 (7.94%) C#
4 225 (5.40%) JavaScript
5 182 (4.37%) PL/SQL
6 158 (3.79%) PHP
7 143 (3.43%) T-SQL
8 138 (3.31%) Python
9 110 (2.64%) Ruby
10 101 (2.42%) PowerShell
11 92 (2.21%) Perl
12 78 (1.87%) Shell Script
13 56 (1.34%) C
14 53 (1.27%) Bash Shell
15 51 (1.22%) C++
16 47 (1.13%) VBA
17 18 (0.43%) VB.NET
17 18 (0.43%) VBScript
18 17 (0.41%) VB
19 12 (0.29%) Korn
Qualifications
1 698 (16.74%) ISEB
2 628 (15.06%) Degree
3 357 (8.56%) ISTQB
4 140 (3.36%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 112 (2.69%) PMI Certification
6 101 (2.42%) PMP
7 94 (2.25%) Security Cleared
8 72 (1.73%) SC Cleared
9 30 (0.72%) MBA
10 29 (0.70%) ISEB Practitioner
11 28 (0.67%) CIMA
12 27 (0.65%) ACCA
13 24 (0.58%) PRINCE2 Certification
14 21 (0.50%) Cisco Certification
15 19 (0.46%) Microsoft Certification
16 15 (0.36%) ITIL Certification
17 13 (0.31%) HND
18 11 (0.26%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
19 10 (0.24%) DV Cleared
19 10 (0.24%) IIBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 999 (23.96%) QA
2 41 (0.98%) SLA
3 34 (0.82%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 26 (0.62%) ISO 9001
4 26 (0.62%) Solvency II
5 24 (0.58%) EMIR
6 23 (0.55%) CRD IV
7 22 (0.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 20 (0.48%) Data Quality
9 19 (0.46%) Dodd-Frank
10 18 (0.43%) MiFID
11 13 (0.31%) PCI DSS
12 10 (0.24%) FISMA
13 9 (0.22%) WCAG
14 6 (0.14%) WAI
14 6 (0.14%) COREP
14 6 (0.14%) FINREP
15 5 (0.12%) COBIT
16 1 (0.024%) Basel II
16 1 (0.024%) FATCA
System Software
1 34 (0.82%) Active Directory
1 34 (0.82%) VMware Infrastructure
2 19 (0.46%) Microsoft App-V
3 16 (0.38%) VMware ESXi
4 9 (0.22%) Oracle RAC
4 9 (0.22%) XenApp
5 4 (0.096%) XenDesktop
5 4 (0.096%) Time Sharing Option
6 3 (0.072%) vSphere
6 3 (0.072%) zsh
7 2 (0.048%) Docker
7 2 (0.048%) Hyper-V
8 1 (0.024%) XenServer
8 1 (0.024%) Cronacle
8 1 (0.024%) Terminal Server
8 1 (0.024%) VMware Workstation
8 1 (0.024%) HDFS
8 1 (0.024%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 189 (4.53%) HP Quality Center
2 72 (1.73%) Puppet
3 65 (1.56%) Opscode Chef
4 39 (0.94%) Zenoss
5 30 (0.72%) Nagios
6 27 (0.65%) Control-M
7 24 (0.58%) ZABBIX
8 20 (0.48%) Tivoli
9 17 (0.41%) SCCM
10 12 (0.29%) Cisco CUCM
11 11 (0.26%) Vagrant
11 11 (0.26%) Capistrano
12 10 (0.24%) logstash
12 10 (0.24%) Kibana
12 10 (0.24%) Graphite
13 6 (0.14%) Ansible
13 6 (0.14%) Salt
14 4 (0.096%) Oozie
14 4 (0.096%) Data Guard
14 4 (0.096%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 657 (15.76%) Microsoft
2 437 (10.48%) Oracle
3 299 (7.17%) SAP
4 121 (2.90%) HP
5 67 (1.61%) Salesforce.com
6 56 (1.34%) IBM
7 54 (1.30%) Red Hat
8 45 (1.08%) VMware
9 44 (1.06%) Teradata
9 44 (1.06%) Informatica
10 38 (0.91%) Siebel
11 30 (0.72%) PeopleSoft
11 30 (0.72%) Cognos
11 30 (0.72%) Google
12 28 (0.67%) Tableau
13 24 (0.58%) Telerik
14 22 (0.53%) Bloomberg
15 21 (0.50%) Cisco
16 19 (0.46%) Hyperion
17 18 (0.43%) Sun
Exeter, Devon
Engage PSG
Salary: Shares and Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
Computer People
Posted: 6 hours ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
MAPP Ltd.
Salary: £41k Basic + Bonus (c15%), Pension, Share Option etc
Posted: 6 hours ago
Birmingham, Warwickshire
Nicoll Curtin Technology
Salary: Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £60000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Houghton Le Spring, Tyne and Wear
Leighton Group
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 12 hours ago
Kent
Proactive Appointments
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Vertical IT
Salary: £38000 - £42000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Warwickshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
East London
The Thinking Traveller
Salary: Up to £26,000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Wigan, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Ham, Wiltshire
Cognizant
Posted: 15 hours ago
Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
Absolute Solution Limited
Salary: From £55,000 to £60,000 per annum excellent bens, International Compan
Posted: 16 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
London
Cyber Team
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £77000 per annum + Travel + Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Bingley, West Yorkshire
CDI Anders Elite Ltd
Salary: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
York, Yorkshire
Projecting People
Posted: Yesterday
London
Cognizant
Posted: Yesterday