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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Rank 151 154 155
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +1
Permanent jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 2076 2042 1863
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 2.01% 1.88% 1.85%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.36% 2.27% 2.26%
Number of salaries quoted 1692 1703 1519
Average salary £46,000 £46,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.07% +3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,500 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
87852 89858 82379
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 85.04% 82.89% 81.72%
Number of salaries quoted 73293 72362 68132
Average salary £50,000 £49,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.04% +3.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,157 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 2 September 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 2 September 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 -5 942 £55,000 - 109
South East -21 345 £45,000 +5.88% 36
West Midlands +46 183 £37,500 -11.76% 23
Yorkshire -16 155 £37,500 +7.14% 15
North West +20 143 £40,000 +6.66% 34
East Midlands +56 113 £36,000 -4.00% 14
East of England -11 109 £45,000 - 8
South West -26 78 £40,000 - 19
Midlands -4 7 £55,000 +10.00%
North East 0 5 £42,500 +16.43% 2
User Acceptance Testing
UK

User Acceptance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 1567 (38.37%) Finance
2 1304 (31.93%) Agile Software Development
3 1095 (26.81%) SQL
4 962 (23.56%) QA
5 711 (17.41%) Microsoft
6 679 (16.63%) SDLC
7 651 (15.94%) ISEB
8 649 (15.89%) Project Management
9 646 (15.82%) Business Analysis
10 644 (15.77%) Degree
11 608 (14.89%) Analytical Skills
12 549 (13.44%) Test Scripting
13 530 (12.98%) Banking
14 504 (12.34%) Stakeholder Management
15 459 (11.24%) .NET
16 439 (10.75%) Scrum
17 432 (10.58%) SQL Server
18 422 (10.33%) Software Testing
19 404 (9.89%) Oracle
20 398 (9.75%) Java
20 398 (9.75%) MS Excel
21 390 (9.55%) System Testing
22 370 (9.06%) Business Intelligence
23 363 (8.89%) Regression Testing
24 352 (8.62%) Retail
25 348 (8.52%) C#
26 343 (8.40%) ISTQB
27 342 (8.37%) Change Management
28 334 (8.18%) Selenium
29 327 (8.01%) Use Case

User Acceptance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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
1 161 (3.94%) SharePoint
2 104 (2.55%) IIS
3 80 (1.96%) Apache
4 54 (1.32%) CMS
5 41 (1.00%) JBoss
6 40 (0.98%) Tomcat
7 26 (0.64%) Confluence
8 20 (0.49%) SharePoint 2013
8 20 (0.49%) Elasticsearch
9 19 (0.47%) Oracle Workflow
9 19 (0.47%) WebSphere
10 18 (0.44%) SAS
11 17 (0.42%) BizTalk Server
12 16 (0.39%) WebLogic
13 12 (0.29%) SharePoint 2010
14 9 (0.22%) SharePoint Server
14 9 (0.22%) WorkSite
15 8 (0.20%) MS Exchange
16 7 (0.17%) Oracle Coherence
17 6 (0.15%) Tuxedo
Applications
1 398 (9.75%) MS Excel
2 266 (6.51%) MS Office
3 144 (3.53%) MS Visio
4 97 (2.38%) MS PowerPoint
5 87 (2.13%) MS Project
6 20 (0.49%) Photoshop
7 17 (0.42%) Spreadsheet
8 13 (0.32%) Adobe Illustrator
9 12 (0.29%) PowerPivot
10 5 (0.12%) OmniGraffle
10 5 (0.12%) Mingle
11 4 (0.098%) FastStats
11 4 (0.098%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 80 (1.96%) Dynamics CRM
2 64 (1.57%) Oracle EBS
3 56 (1.37%) Oracle EBS R12
4 43 (1.05%) SAP FI
4 43 (1.05%) SAP FI/CO
4 43 (1.05%) SAP CO
5 38 (0.93%) Oracle General Ledger
6 31 (0.76%) Oracle Payables
7 30 (0.73%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 30 (0.73%) Oracle Receivables
8 28 (0.69%) Dynamics AX
9 26 (0.64%) Dynamics NAV
10 23 (0.56%) Oracle Financials
11 21 (0.51%) Oracle Assets
12 17 (0.42%) AWD
13 15 (0.37%) Temenos T24
13 15 (0.37%) Oracle Applications
14 12 (0.29%) Oracle ERP
14 12 (0.29%) Oracle 11i
15 11 (0.27%) HFM
Cloud Services
1 64 (1.57%) SaaS
2 32 (0.78%) Microsoft Azure
3 25 (0.61%) Cloud Computing
4 16 (0.39%) Force.com
5 15 (0.37%) Google Analytics
6 12 (0.29%) Amazon AWS
6 12 (0.29%) IBM Blueworks
7 9 (0.22%) Lucidchart
8 6 (0.15%) IaaS
9 4 (0.098%) GitHub
9 4 (0.098%) Veeva
9 4 (0.098%) Google Drive
10 3 (0.073%) Yammer
11 2 (0.049%) SuccessFactors
11 2 (0.049%) Trello
11 2 (0.049%) Office 365
12 1 (0.024%) PaaS
12 1 (0.024%) Heroku
12 1 (0.024%) Silverpop
12 1 (0.024%) FinancialForce.com
Communications & Networking
1 71 (1.74%) Internet
2 26 (0.64%) FTP
3 25 (0.61%) TCP/IP
4 23 (0.56%) VoIP
4 23 (0.56%) Firewall
5 17 (0.42%) LAN
6 16 (0.39%) Unified Communications
7 15 (0.37%) WAN
8 14 (0.34%) LDAP
8 14 (0.34%) Intranet
9 12 (0.29%) SSL
10 11 (0.27%) SAN
11 9 (0.22%) HTTP
11 9 (0.22%) VPN
11 9 (0.22%) DNS
12 8 (0.20%) DMZ
13 7 (0.17%) PBX
14 6 (0.15%) 3G
14 6 (0.15%) iSCSI
14 6 (0.15%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 432 (10.58%) SQL Server
2 182 (4.46%) Data Warehouse
3 138 (3.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 138 (3.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 116 (2.84%) Oracle Database
5 109 (2.67%) MySQL
6 105 (2.57%) Relational Database
7 78 (1.91%) SQL Server 2008
7 78 (1.91%) BusinessObjects
8 74 (1.81%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 63 (1.54%) Oracle Database 11g
10 59 (1.44%) Oracle Database 10g
11 55 (1.35%) Oracle Reports
12 50 (1.22%) RDBMS
13 39 (0.95%) Oracle BI EE
14 36 (0.88%) QlikView
15 31 (0.76%) SQL Server 2012
16 30 (0.73%) Big Data
17 23 (0.56%) DB2
18 21 (0.51%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 334 (8.18%) Selenium
2 260 (6.37%) JIRA
3 155 (3.80%) Team Foundation Server
4 142 (3.48%) HP UFT
5 131 (3.21%) WebDriver
6 101 (2.47%) Cucumber
7 82 (2.01%) Visual Studio
7 82 (2.01%) Jenkins
8 79 (1.93%) Subversion
8 79 (1.93%) SpecFlow
9 56 (1.37%) Git (software)
10 52 (1.27%) LoadRunner
11 47 (1.15%) FitNesse
12 44 (1.08%) TeamCity
13 42 (1.03%) VSS/SourceSafe
14 38 (0.93%) JUnit
14 38 (0.93%) Maven
15 36 (0.88%) JMeter
16 33 (0.81%) SoapUI
17 28 (0.69%) Hudson
General
1 1567 (38.37%) Finance
2 530 (12.98%) Banking
3 352 (8.62%) Retail
4 195 (4.77%) Back Office
5 174 (4.26%) Investment Banking
6 154 (3.77%) Telecoms
7 149 (3.65%) Marketing
8 144 (3.53%) Front Office
9 110 (2.69%) Manufacturing
10 90 (2.20%) Retail Banking
11 72 (1.76%) Advertising
12 67 (1.64%) Legal
13 50 (1.22%) Financial Institution
14 43 (1.05%) Publishing
15 30 (0.73%) Automotive
16 29 (0.71%) Billing
17 28 (0.69%) Games
18 27 (0.66%) General Ledger
19 21 (0.51%) Pharmaceutical
20 15 (0.37%) Law
Job Titles
1 2102 (51.47%) Analyst
2 1159 (28.38%) Business Analyst
3 572 (14.01%) Test Analyst
4 362 (8.86%) Developer
5 306 (7.49%) Consultant
6 274 (6.71%) Test Manager
7 271 (6.64%) Tester
8 222 (5.44%) Senior Analyst
9 180 (4.41%) Project Manager
10 131 (3.21%) QA Analyst
11 130 (3.18%) Systems Analyst
12 126 (3.09%) Support Analyst
13 115 (2.82%) Junior
14 112 (2.74%) Banking Business Analyst
15 99 (2.42%) Applications Support
16 95 (2.33%) Senior Business Analyst
17 90 (2.20%) Test Leader
18 86 (2.11%) Technical Analyst
19 85 (2.08%) Senior Test Analyst
20 83 (2.03%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 459 (11.24%) .NET
2 256 (6.27%) HTML
3 222 (5.44%) XML
4 182 (4.46%) Web Services
5 141 (3.45%) CSS
6 123 (3.01%) ASP.NET
7 85 (2.08%) jQuery
8 76 (1.86%) Middleware
9 69 (1.69%) .NET Framework
10 67 (1.64%) Gherkin
11 58 (1.42%) SOAP
12 53 (1.30%) Spring
13 43 (1.05%) WCF
14 41 (1.00%) J2EE
15 40 (0.98%) HTML5
15 40 (0.98%) RESTful
16 39 (0.95%) REST
17 37 (0.91%) WPF
18 36 (0.88%) Ajax
19 31 (0.76%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 608 (14.89%) Analytical Skills
2 191 (4.68%) Computer Science
3 188 (4.60%) Management Information System
4 159 (3.89%) Derivative
5 134 (3.28%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 130 (3.18%) User Experience
7 123 (3.01%) Equities
8 118 (2.89%) Fixed Income
9 77 (1.89%) Credit Risk
10 64 (1.57%) Client/Server
11 60 (1.47%) Data Integration
12 59 (1.44%) FMCG
13 58 (1.42%) Replication
14 55 (1.35%) Mobile App
15 54 (1.32%) Market Risk
16 41 (1.00%) Mathematics
17 31 (0.76%) Visualisation
17 31 (0.76%) Enterprise Software
17 31 (0.76%) Data Structures
18 27 (0.66%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 324 (7.93%) Windows
2 255 (6.24%) Linux
3 189 (4.63%) UNIX
4 56 (1.37%) Windows Server 2008
5 46 (1.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 45 (1.10%) Windows 7
7 42 (1.03%) Ubuntu
8 32 (0.78%) Windows Server 2012
9 28 (0.69%) Solaris
10 23 (0.56%) Android
11 22 (0.54%) Windows 8
12 18 (0.44%) Windows Server 2003
13 17 (0.42%) Apple iOS
14 8 (0.20%) Windows Vista
14 8 (0.20%) SUSE
14 8 (0.20%) Windows 2000
14 8 (0.20%) AIX
14 8 (0.20%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
15 6 (0.15%) Windows Phone
16 5 (0.12%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1304 (31.93%) Agile Software Development
2 679 (16.63%) SDLC
3 649 (15.89%) Project Management
4 646 (15.82%) Business Analysis
5 549 (13.44%) Test Scripting
6 504 (12.34%) Stakeholder Management
7 439 (10.75%) Scrum
8 422 (10.33%) Software Testing
9 390 (9.55%) System Testing
10 370 (9.06%) Business Intelligence
11 363 (8.89%) Regression Testing
12 342 (8.37%) Change Management
13 327 (8.01%) Use Case
14 324 (7.93%) PRINCE2
14 324 (7.93%) Test Strategy
15 323 (7.91%) Waterfall
16 287 (7.03%) Test Management
17 285 (6.98%) E-Commerce
18 278 (6.81%) Automated Testing
19 276 (6.76%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 1095 (26.81%) SQL
2 398 (9.75%) Java
3 348 (8.52%) C#
4 224 (5.48%) JavaScript
5 166 (4.06%) PL/SQL
6 164 (4.02%) PHP
7 151 (3.70%) Python
8 146 (3.57%) T-SQL
9 109 (2.67%) Ruby
10 100 (2.45%) PowerShell
11 97 (2.38%) Perl
12 89 (2.18%) Shell Script
13 62 (1.52%) C
14 56 (1.37%) Bash Shell
15 53 (1.30%) C++
16 45 (1.10%) VBA
17 24 (0.59%) VB.NET
18 19 (0.47%) VB
19 18 (0.44%) VBScript
20 12 (0.29%) Korn
Qualifications
1 651 (15.94%) ISEB
2 644 (15.77%) Degree
3 343 (8.40%) ISTQB
4 127 (3.11%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 102 (2.50%) PMI Certification
6 94 (2.30%) Security Cleared
7 93 (2.28%) PMP
8 68 (1.67%) SC Cleared
9 25 (0.61%) ISEB Practitioner
10 22 (0.54%) MBA
10 22 (0.54%) CIMA
10 22 (0.54%) Cisco Certification
10 22 (0.54%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 21 (0.51%) ACCA
12 19 (0.47%) Microsoft Certification
13 16 (0.39%) ITIL Certification
14 15 (0.37%) HND
14 15 (0.37%) DV Cleared
15 12 (0.29%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
16 11 (0.27%) IIBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 962 (23.56%) QA
2 57 (1.40%) SLA
3 28 (0.69%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 28 (0.69%) ISO 9001
4 27 (0.66%) MiFID
5 25 (0.61%) Solvency II
5 25 (0.61%) EMIR
6 20 (0.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 19 (0.47%) CRD IV
7 19 (0.47%) Dodd-Frank
8 16 (0.39%) Data Quality
9 11 (0.27%) PCI DSS
10 7 (0.17%) WCAG
11 6 (0.15%) FISMA
12 5 (0.12%) WAI
12 5 (0.12%) COBIT
13 2 (0.049%) COREP
13 2 (0.049%) FINREP
14 1 (0.024%) Basel III
14 1 (0.024%) Basel II
System Software
1 37 (0.91%) Active Directory
2 32 (0.78%) VMware Infrastructure
3 22 (0.54%) Microsoft App-V
4 11 (0.27%) Oracle RAC
5 10 (0.24%) XenApp
6 9 (0.22%) VMware ESXi
7 6 (0.15%) XenDesktop
8 4 (0.098%) Time Sharing Option
9 3 (0.073%) zsh
9 3 (0.073%) VirtualBox
9 3 (0.073%) vSphere
10 2 (0.049%) Cronacle
10 2 (0.049%) Hyper-V
11 1 (0.024%) Firmware
11 1 (0.024%) Terminal Server
11 1 (0.024%) Terminal Services
11 1 (0.024%) VMware Workstation
11 1 (0.024%) Docker
11 1 (0.024%) Veritas Cluster Server
11 1 (0.024%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 199 (4.87%) HP Quality Center
2 76 (1.86%) Puppet
3 65 (1.59%) Opscode Chef
4 43 (1.05%) Zenoss
5 32 (0.78%) Nagios
6 26 (0.64%) Control-M
7 23 (0.56%) ZABBIX
8 21 (0.51%) SCCM
9 18 (0.44%) Tivoli
10 12 (0.29%) Cisco CUCM
11 11 (0.27%) Capistrano
12 8 (0.20%) Graphite
13 7 (0.17%) Vagrant
14 6 (0.15%) Ansible
14 6 (0.15%) logstash
14 6 (0.15%) Salt
14 6 (0.15%) Kibana
14 6 (0.15%) CA Single Sign-On
15 3 (0.073%) Oracle RMAN
15 3 (0.073%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 711 (17.41%) Microsoft
2 404 (9.89%) Oracle
3 265 (6.49%) SAP
4 124 (3.04%) HP
5 66 (1.62%) Salesforce.com
6 57 (1.40%) Red Hat
7 53 (1.30%) IBM
8 47 (1.15%) VMware
9 39 (0.95%) Informatica
10 32 (0.78%) Teradata
11 29 (0.71%) Google
12 28 (0.69%) Bloomberg
12 28 (0.69%) PeopleSoft
13 27 (0.66%) Siebel
13 27 (0.66%) Tableau
14 26 (0.64%) Cognos
15 23 (0.56%) Cisco
16 22 (0.54%) Telerik
16 22 (0.54%) hybris
17 20 (0.49%) Sun
Halifax, Yorkshire
4it Recruitment
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 9 hours ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Annual Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + career progression
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
CodeSource Recruitment Limited
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
Mason Frank
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Bingley, Yorkshire
Arrows Group
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Bingley, West Yorkshire
Arrows Group
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
Aston Carter
Salary: £60000 - £68000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
ISL
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
ISL
Salary: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 11 hours ago
Derby, Derbyshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £450 per day
Posted: 11 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Hudson IT
Salary: £22000 - £28000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
East London
Truphone
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + bonus & benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Search Consultancy
Salary: £0.00 - £18000.00 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £85,000
Posted: 13 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £85,000
Posted: 13 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £85,000
Posted: 13 hours ago
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £85,000
Posted: 13 hours ago
Dorking, Surrey
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000 - 55,000
Posted: 13 hours ago