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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Rank 150 143 144
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +1
Permanent jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 2049 2305 2012
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 1.99% 2.09% 1.98%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.35% 2.52% 2.45%
Number of salaries quoted 1705 1905 1636
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 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
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
87191 91296 82288
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 84.48% 82.73% 80.93%
Number of salaries quoted 72102 74533 68537
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £74,100
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.25%

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 3 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 3 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 -23 954 £51,500 -5.50% 117
South East -2 358 £43,500 -0.57% 36
West Midlands +43 173 £37,500 -11.76% 20
Yorkshire -15 166 £40,000 +14.28% 18
East Midlands +47 108 £35,000 - 13
East of England -41 94 £46,000 +10.84% 15
North West -32 91 £37,500 -11.76% 32
South West -17 90 £40,000 -5.88% 17
North East - 7 £42,500 - 1
Midlands -8 2 £50,000 +11.11%
User Acceptance Testing
UK

User Acceptance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 3 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 1610 (37.85%) Finance
2 1422 (33.43%) Agile Software Development
3 1077 (25.32%) SQL
4 1023 (24.05%) QA
5 730 (17.16%) Project Management
6 727 (17.09%) ISEB
7 673 (15.82%) Business Analysis
8 661 (15.54%) SDLC
9 654 (15.37%) Microsoft
10 601 (14.13%) Test Scripting
11 592 (13.92%) Degree
12 581 (13.66%) Analytical Skills
13 537 (12.62%) Stakeholder Management
14 532 (12.51%) Banking
15 481 (11.31%) Scrum
16 454 (10.67%) Software Testing
17 447 (10.51%) Oracle
18 440 (10.34%) System Testing
19 424 (9.97%) Java
20 409 (9.61%) SQL Server
21 405 (9.52%) .NET
22 403 (9.47%) MS Excel
23 400 (9.40%) Retail
24 386 (9.07%) Regression Testing
25 381 (8.96%) ISTQB
26 374 (8.79%) Test Strategy
27 370 (8.70%) Change Management
28 365 (8.58%) Business Intelligence
29 363 (8.53%) PRINCE2
30 350 (8.23%) Selenium

User Acceptance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 3 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
1 147 (3.46%) SharePoint
2 97 (2.28%) IIS
3 72 (1.69%) Apache
4 48 (1.13%) CMS
5 31 (0.73%) Tomcat
6 27 (0.63%) JBoss
7 23 (0.54%) SharePoint 2013
8 21 (0.49%) Drupal
9 19 (0.45%) Confluence
9 19 (0.45%) Elasticsearch
10 17 (0.40%) WebSphere
11 16 (0.38%) WebLogic
12 15 (0.35%) Oracle Workflow
12 15 (0.35%) SharePoint 2010
13 14 (0.33%) BizTalk Server
14 12 (0.28%) nginx
15 9 (0.21%) SharePoint Server
15 9 (0.21%) WorkSite
15 9 (0.21%) SAS
15 9 (0.21%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 403 (9.47%) MS Excel
2 283 (6.65%) MS Office
3 165 (3.88%) MS Visio
4 103 (2.42%) MS PowerPoint
5 94 (2.21%) MS Project
6 18 (0.42%) Spreadsheet
7 15 (0.35%) Photoshop
8 10 (0.24%) PowerPivot
9 9 (0.21%) Adobe Illustrator
10 7 (0.16%) InfoPath
11 6 (0.14%) Mingle
12 4 (0.094%) FastStats
13 3 (0.071%) OmniGraffle
14 2 (0.047%) SPSS
15 1 (0.024%) RoboHelp
15 1 (0.024%) Adobe Captivate
Business Applications
1 87 (2.05%) Oracle EBS
2 67 (1.57%) Oracle EBS R12
3 60 (1.41%) Dynamics CRM
4 55 (1.29%) SAP FI
4 55 (1.29%) SAP FI/CO
4 55 (1.29%) SAP CO
5 49 (1.15%) Oracle General Ledger
6 42 (0.99%) Oracle Receivables
7 40 (0.94%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 39 (0.92%) Oracle Payables
9 34 (0.80%) Oracle Financials
10 27 (0.63%) Oracle Assets
11 19 (0.45%) Oracle Cash Management
12 18 (0.42%) Oracle Applications
13 16 (0.38%) Dynamics NAV
13 16 (0.38%) Dynamics AX
14 15 (0.35%) AWD
14 15 (0.35%) Temenos T24
15 13 (0.31%) Summit
16 12 (0.28%) Cognos TM1
Cloud Services
1 72 (1.69%) SaaS
2 40 (0.94%) Microsoft Azure
3 39 (0.92%) Cloud Computing
4 24 (0.56%) Amazon AWS
5 15 (0.35%) Google Analytics
6 12 (0.28%) IaaS
6 12 (0.28%) IBM Blueworks
7 9 (0.21%) Office 365
7 9 (0.21%) Veeva
8 7 (0.16%) Force.com
9 6 (0.14%) Lucidchart
10 5 (0.12%) SuccessFactors
11 4 (0.094%) GitHub
11 4 (0.094%) PaaS
12 3 (0.071%) Yammer
13 2 (0.047%) Pure360
13 2 (0.047%) Trello
13 2 (0.047%) Silverpop
14 1 (0.024%) FinancialForce.com
14 1 (0.024%) Scribe Online
Communications & Networking
1 58 (1.36%) Internet
2 30 (0.71%) FTP
3 28 (0.66%) VoIP
4 22 (0.52%) Firewall
5 21 (0.49%) Intranet
6 15 (0.35%) SAN
6 15 (0.35%) TCP/IP
7 14 (0.33%) Unified Communications
8 13 (0.31%) LDAP
9 12 (0.28%) LAN
9 12 (0.28%) HTTP
9 12 (0.28%) Extranet
9 12 (0.28%) iSCSI
10 11 (0.26%) DMZ
10 11 (0.26%) WAN
11 8 (0.19%) SSL
12 7 (0.16%) PBX
12 7 (0.16%) VPN
12 7 (0.16%) DNS
13 6 (0.14%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 409 (9.61%) SQL Server
2 195 (4.58%) Data Warehouse
3 145 (3.41%) Oracle Database
4 128 (3.01%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 126 (2.96%) MySQL
6 114 (2.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 90 (2.12%) Relational Database
8 84 (1.97%) Oracle Database 11g
9 68 (1.60%) SQL Server 2008
10 65 (1.53%) Oracle Database 10g
11 63 (1.48%) BusinessObjects
11 63 (1.48%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 61 (1.43%) Oracle Reports
13 38 (0.89%) RDBMS
14 37 (0.87%) QlikView
15 36 (0.85%) SQL Server 2012
16 34 (0.80%) Oracle9i Database
17 28 (0.66%) Oracle BI EE
17 28 (0.66%) Big Data
18 23 (0.54%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 350 (8.23%) Selenium
2 262 (6.16%) JIRA
3 147 (3.46%) WebDriver
4 127 (2.99%) Team Foundation Server
5 122 (2.87%) HP UFT
6 108 (2.54%) Jenkins
7 86 (2.02%) Cucumber
8 69 (1.62%) Subversion
9 66 (1.55%) Git (software)
10 63 (1.48%) SoapUI
11 61 (1.43%) SpecFlow
12 58 (1.36%) Visual Studio
13 56 (1.32%) LoadRunner
14 48 (1.13%) FitNesse
15 47 (1.10%) TeamCity
16 44 (1.03%) VSS/SourceSafe
17 43 (1.01%) JMeter
18 36 (0.85%) JUnit
19 34 (0.80%) WatiN
20 31 (0.73%) Hudson
General
1 1610 (37.85%) Finance
2 532 (12.51%) Banking
3 400 (9.40%) Retail
4 189 (4.44%) Telecoms
5 179 (4.21%) Back Office
6 177 (4.16%) Marketing
7 167 (3.93%) Investment Banking
8 143 (3.36%) Front Office
9 112 (2.63%) Manufacturing
10 111 (2.61%) Retail Banking
11 86 (2.02%) Advertising
12 69 (1.62%) Legal
13 37 (0.87%) Financial Institution
14 36 (0.85%) Publishing
14 36 (0.85%) Billing
15 33 (0.78%) General Ledger
16 32 (0.75%) Games
17 22 (0.52%) Automotive
18 15 (0.35%) Electronics
19 14 (0.33%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 2179 (51.22%) Analyst
2 1213 (28.51%) Business Analyst
3 597 (14.03%) Test Analyst
4 352 (8.27%) Developer
5 332 (7.80%) Consultant
6 329 (7.73%) Tester
7 310 (7.29%) Test Manager
8 233 (5.48%) Senior Analyst
9 209 (4.91%) Project Manager
10 149 (3.50%) Systems Analyst
11 128 (3.01%) Support Analyst
12 125 (2.94%) Junior
13 120 (2.82%) Test Leader
14 119 (2.80%) Applications Support
15 110 (2.59%) QA Analyst
16 101 (2.37%) Banking Business Analyst
17 96 (2.26%) Senior Business Analyst
18 95 (2.23%) Senior Test Analyst
18 95 (2.23%) Agile Business Analyst
19 94 (2.21%) IT Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 405 (9.52%) .NET
2 250 (5.88%) HTML
3 238 (5.59%) XML
4 166 (3.90%) Web Services
5 132 (3.10%) CSS
6 112 (2.63%) ASP.NET
7 90 (2.12%) jQuery
8 79 (1.86%) Middleware
9 58 (1.36%) Spring
10 56 (1.32%) .NET Framework
11 55 (1.29%) Gherkin
12 45 (1.06%) RESTful
12 45 (1.06%) REST
13 43 (1.01%) SOAP
14 42 (0.99%) J2EE
15 39 (0.92%) Ajax
15 39 (0.92%) WCF
15 39 (0.92%) HTML5
16 37 (0.87%) ASP.NET MVC
17 36 (0.85%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 581 (13.66%) Analytical Skills
2 188 (4.42%) Management Information System
3 161 (3.78%) Computer Science
4 138 (3.24%) User Experience
5 132 (3.10%) Derivative
6 107 (2.52%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 84 (1.97%) Mobile App
8 83 (1.95%) Fixed Income
9 80 (1.88%) Equities
10 77 (1.81%) FMCG
11 73 (1.72%) Credit Risk
12 68 (1.60%) Data Integration
13 64 (1.50%) Replication
14 48 (1.13%) Client/Server
15 43 (1.01%) Mathematics
16 33 (0.78%) Enterprise Software
17 29 (0.68%) Market Risk
18 26 (0.61%) Visualisation
19 24 (0.56%) Hedge funds
19 24 (0.56%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 287 (6.75%) Windows
2 233 (5.48%) Linux
3 171 (4.02%) UNIX
4 58 (1.36%) Windows Server 2008
5 47 (1.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 44 (1.03%) Ubuntu
7 41 (0.96%) Windows 7
8 29 (0.68%) Android
9 28 (0.66%) Apple iOS
10 24 (0.56%) Windows Server 2012
11 21 (0.49%) Windows 8
12 19 (0.45%) Solaris
13 14 (0.33%) Windows Server 2003
14 11 (0.26%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
15 10 (0.24%) Windows Phone
16 6 (0.14%) Windows Phone 8
17 5 (0.12%) SUSE
17 5 (0.12%) AIX
17 5 (0.12%) Windows XP
17 5 (0.12%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 1422 (33.43%) Agile Software Development
2 730 (17.16%) Project Management
3 673 (15.82%) Business Analysis
4 661 (15.54%) SDLC
5 601 (14.13%) Test Scripting
6 537 (12.62%) Stakeholder Management
7 481 (11.31%) Scrum
8 454 (10.67%) Software Testing
9 440 (10.34%) System Testing
10 386 (9.07%) Regression Testing
11 374 (8.79%) Test Strategy
12 370 (8.70%) Change Management
13 365 (8.58%) Business Intelligence
14 363 (8.53%) PRINCE2
15 347 (8.16%) Waterfall
16 338 (7.95%) Test Management
17 334 (7.85%) Use Case
18 332 (7.80%) E-Commerce
19 316 (7.43%) Test Automation
20 296 (6.96%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 1077 (25.32%) SQL
2 424 (9.97%) Java
3 317 (7.45%) C#
4 229 (5.38%) JavaScript
5 175 (4.11%) PL/SQL
6 160 (3.76%) PHP
7 144 (3.39%) T-SQL
8 141 (3.31%) Python
9 109 (2.56%) PowerShell
10 106 (2.49%) Ruby
11 90 (2.12%) Perl
12 68 (1.60%) Shell Script
13 55 (1.29%) C++
13 55 (1.29%) C
14 54 (1.27%) Bash Shell
15 44 (1.03%) VBA
16 21 (0.49%) VB
17 15 (0.35%) VBScript
18 13 (0.31%) VB.NET
18 13 (0.31%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 727 (17.09%) ISEB
2 592 (13.92%) Degree
3 381 (8.96%) ISTQB
4 142 (3.34%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 113 (2.66%) PMI Certification
6 104 (2.44%) PMP
7 92 (2.16%) Security Cleared
8 75 (1.76%) SC Cleared
9 34 (0.80%) MBA
9 34 (0.80%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 31 (0.73%) CIMA
11 29 (0.68%) ACCA
12 25 (0.59%) ISEB Practitioner
13 20 (0.47%) Cisco Certification
13 20 (0.47%) Microsoft Certification
14 14 (0.33%) ITIL Certification
15 13 (0.31%) HND
16 12 (0.28%) AWS Certification
17 9 (0.21%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
18 8 (0.19%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1023 (24.05%) QA
2 40 (0.94%) SLA
3 32 (0.75%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 28 (0.66%) ISO 9001
4 28 (0.66%) Solvency II
5 26 (0.61%) EMIR
6 25 (0.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 22 (0.52%) CRD IV
8 21 (0.49%) Dodd-Frank
9 20 (0.47%) Data Quality
10 16 (0.38%) MiFID
11 14 (0.33%) PCI DSS
12 12 (0.28%) FISMA
13 9 (0.21%) WCAG
14 6 (0.14%) WAI
14 6 (0.14%) COREP
14 6 (0.14%) FINREP
15 5 (0.12%) COBIT
16 2 (0.047%) HL7
16 2 (0.047%) FATCA
System Software
1 38 (0.89%) Active Directory
2 31 (0.73%) VMware Infrastructure
3 19 (0.45%) VMware ESXi
4 17 (0.40%) Microsoft App-V
5 13 (0.31%) Oracle RAC
6 7 (0.16%) XenApp
7 3 (0.071%) Hyper-V
7 3 (0.071%) OCFS2
8 2 (0.047%) Docker
8 2 (0.047%) vSphere
8 2 (0.047%) XenDesktop
9 1 (0.024%) Veritas Cluster Server
9 1 (0.024%) HDFS
9 1 (0.024%) XenServer
9 1 (0.024%) Cronacle
9 1 (0.024%) Firmware
9 1 (0.024%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 201 (4.72%) HP Quality Center
2 74 (1.74%) Puppet
3 70 (1.65%) Opscode Chef
4 44 (1.03%) Zenoss
5 36 (0.85%) Nagios
6 25 (0.59%) ZABBIX
7 24 (0.56%) Control-M
8 19 (0.45%) Tivoli
9 15 (0.35%) SCCM
10 13 (0.31%) Vagrant
11 12 (0.28%) Cisco CUCM
11 12 (0.28%) logstash
11 12 (0.28%) Kibana
11 12 (0.28%) Graphite
12 11 (0.26%) Capistrano
13 8 (0.19%) Data Guard
13 8 (0.19%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
13 8 (0.19%) Oracle RMAN
14 6 (0.14%) Ansible
14 6 (0.14%) Salt
Vendors
1 654 (15.37%) Microsoft
2 447 (10.51%) Oracle
3 299 (7.03%) SAP
4 137 (3.22%) HP
5 96 (2.26%) Business Objects
6 62 (1.46%) Salesforce.com
7 58 (1.36%) Red Hat
8 55 (1.29%) IBM
9 47 (1.10%) Teradata
10 42 (0.99%) Siebel
11 41 (0.96%) VMware
12 34 (0.80%) PeopleSoft
13 33 (0.78%) Google
14 32 (0.75%) Informatica
15 30 (0.71%) Cognos
16 28 (0.66%) Tableau
17 26 (0.61%) Telerik
18 21 (0.49%) Bloomberg
19 20 (0.47%) Cisco
20 19 (0.45%) BEA
London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £60000 Per Annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
Aston Carter
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
York, North Yorkshire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Adalta Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Pensions + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 16 hours ago
City, London
CGI
Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
Connectus
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
City, London
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £50000.00 per annum + 10% bonus
Posted: 17 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + excellent package & development
Posted: 17 hours ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Market Leading Benefits Package
Posted: 17 hours ago
West Midlands
Uniting Ambition
Salary: Market related
Posted: 17 hours ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
GB Solutions
Posted: 18 hours ago
City, London
Real Staffing
Salary: £65000 - £85000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
Computer People
Salary: £60000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
Computer People
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Waterlooville, Hampshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + + extensive benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Northamptonshire
Executive Resource Group
Salary: £25k - 30k per year + big company benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £24000 - £32000 per annum + Pension / Medical / FlexiTime
Posted: 22 hours ago
City, London
JM
Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum + Bonus + Excellent Company Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago