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 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Rank 161 148 149
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +1
Permanent jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 1908 1906 2031
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 1.79% 1.93% 1.88%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.18% 2.37% 2.37%
Number of salaries quoted 1604 1526 1668
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,450 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £39,750 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.40% +6.00%
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
87586 80521 85840
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 82.10% 81.33% 79.33%
Number of salaries quoted 70768 66761 72917
Average salary £49,000 £47,500 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.15% +3.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £72,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 October 2014.

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 October 2014. 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 +2 898 £55,000 +4.76% 96
South East +8 405 £45,000 +5.88% 39
Yorkshire +22 170 £35,500 -5.33% 29
West Midlands -24 104 £42,500 +6.25% 13
North West -52 99 £34,000 -2.85% 22
East of England -34 94 £47,000 +11.24% 16
South West -40 88 £38,000 +8.57% 15
East Midlands -13 43 £45,000 +20.00% 4
North East -29 4 £36,500 +32.21%
Midlands +3 1 £55,000 +22.22% 1
South Coast - 1 £35,000 -
User Acceptance Testing
UK

User Acceptance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, 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 1604 (38.07%) Finance
2 1388 (32.95%) Agile Software Development
3 1111 (26.37%) SQL
4 1104 (26.20%) QA
5 809 (19.20%) ISEB
6 719 (17.07%) Business Analysis
7 703 (16.69%) Project Management
8 662 (15.71%) Test Scripting
9 614 (14.57%) Stakeholder Management
10 613 (14.55%) Microsoft
11 570 (13.53%) Degree
12 541 (12.84%) SQL Server
13 518 (12.30%) Banking
14 488 (11.58%) Oracle
15 474 (11.25%) Software Testing
16 471 (11.18%) Analytical Skills
17 458 (10.87%) Scrum
18 433 (10.28%) .NET
19 399 (9.47%) System Testing
20 397 (9.42%) C#
21 385 (9.14%) PRINCE2
21 385 (9.14%) Waterfall
22 381 (9.04%) MS Excel
22 381 (9.04%) Retail
23 370 (8.78%) Java
24 338 (8.02%) Test Strategy
25 335 (7.95%) ISTQB
26 321 (7.62%) Regression Testing
26 321 (7.62%) Selenium
27 319 (7.57%) Test Management

User Acceptance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, 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
1 196 (4.65%) SharePoint
2 73 (1.73%) CMS
3 65 (1.54%) IIS
4 51 (1.21%) Oracle Workflow
5 37 (0.88%) WebSphere
6 31 (0.74%) Tomcat
7 30 (0.71%) SharePoint 2013
8 28 (0.66%) Apache
9 26 (0.62%) SharePoint 2010
10 23 (0.55%) Confluence
11 19 (0.45%) WebLogic
12 18 (0.43%) SAS
13 13 (0.31%) BizTalk Server
14 11 (0.26%) Lync
15 10 (0.24%) SharePoint Server
16 9 (0.21%) NetWeaver
17 8 (0.19%) Tuxedo
17 8 (0.19%) Alfresco
17 8 (0.19%) Drupal
18 7 (0.17%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 381 (9.04%) MS Excel
2 247 (5.86%) MS Office
3 138 (3.28%) MS Visio
4 82 (1.95%) MS Project
5 63 (1.50%) MS PowerPoint
6 24 (0.57%) Spreadsheet
7 8 (0.19%) InfoPath
7 8 (0.19%) Photoshop
8 6 (0.14%) Adobe Illustrator
9 5 (0.12%) FreeHand
9 5 (0.12%) Fireworks
10 3 (0.071%) SPSS
10 3 (0.071%) PowerPivot
11 1 (0.024%) Acrobat
11 1 (0.024%) RoboHelp
11 1 (0.024%) PaintShop Pro
Business Applications
1 77 (1.83%) Oracle EBS R12
2 71 (1.69%) Oracle EBS
3 68 (1.61%) Oracle Applications
4 58 (1.38%) Dynamics CRM
5 51 (1.21%) SAP FI
5 51 (1.21%) Oracle Payables
6 47 (1.12%) Oracle General Ledger
7 45 (1.07%) SAP FI/CO
7 45 (1.07%) SAP CO
8 43 (1.02%) Oracle Assets
9 38 (0.90%) Oracle Cash Management
10 36 (0.85%) Oracle Financials
11 34 (0.81%) Oracle Receivables
12 27 (0.64%) Dynamics AX
13 24 (0.57%) Oracle 11i
14 23 (0.55%) Markit EDM
15 22 (0.52%) Dynamics NAV
16 19 (0.45%) Cognos Business Intelligence
16 19 (0.45%) Oracle iProcurement
17 16 (0.38%) Oracle FAH
Cloud Services
1 104 (2.47%) SaaS
2 16 (0.38%) Microsoft Azure
3 12 (0.28%) Force.com
4 11 (0.26%) Google Apps
5 9 (0.21%) SuccessFactors
6 8 (0.19%) Cloud Computing
6 8 (0.19%) PaaS
7 7 (0.17%) GitHub
8 5 (0.12%) IaaS
9 1 (0.024%) Amazon EC2
9 1 (0.024%) Amazon AWS
9 1 (0.024%) Trello
9 1 (0.024%) IBM Blueworks
Communications & Networking
1 75 (1.78%) Internet
2 39 (0.93%) Firewall
2 39 (0.93%) HTTP
3 37 (0.88%) Intranet
4 29 (0.69%) WAN
4 29 (0.69%) LDAP
4 29 (0.69%) LAN
5 26 (0.62%) SMS
6 24 (0.57%) TCP/IP
7 23 (0.55%) SAN
8 20 (0.47%) DNS
9 15 (0.36%) FTP
9 15 (0.36%) Wireshark
10 14 (0.33%) VoIP
11 13 (0.31%) SS7
12 12 (0.28%) ISUP
12 12 (0.28%) INAP
13 10 (0.24%) Extranet
14 9 (0.21%) VPN
15 6 (0.14%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 541 (12.84%) SQL Server
2 187 (4.44%) Data Warehouse
3 146 (3.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 130 (3.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 118 (2.80%) Relational Database
6 114 (2.71%) SQL Server 2008
7 95 (2.25%) Oracle Database
8 88 (2.09%) MySQL
9 68 (1.61%) SQL Server 2012
10 62 (1.47%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 60 (1.42%) Oracle Database 11g
12 56 (1.33%) Oracle BI EE
12 56 (1.33%) Oracle Reports
13 53 (1.26%) SQL Server 2005
14 50 (1.19%) QlikView
15 29 (0.69%) RDBMS
16 27 (0.64%) Data Mining
16 27 (0.64%) Essbase
17 20 (0.47%) Data Mart
17 20 (0.47%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 321 (7.62%) Selenium
2 163 (3.87%) Visual Studio
3 162 (3.85%) JIRA
4 126 (2.99%) QuickTest Pro
5 124 (2.94%) WebDriver
6 119 (2.82%) Team Foundation Server
7 98 (2.33%) Jenkins
8 81 (1.92%) Toad
9 74 (1.76%) LoadRunner
10 72 (1.71%) Subversion
11 57 (1.35%) Cucumber
12 53 (1.26%) Git (software)
13 37 (0.88%) SpecFlow
14 35 (0.83%) JUnit
14 35 (0.83%) Eclipse
15 34 (0.81%) Maven
16 30 (0.71%) NUnit
16 30 (0.71%) TestDirector
16 30 (0.71%) FitNesse
17 29 (0.69%) SoapUI
General
1 1604 (38.07%) Finance
2 518 (12.30%) Banking
3 381 (9.04%) Retail
4 191 (4.53%) Telecoms
5 190 (4.51%) Marketing
6 172 (4.08%) Investment Banking
7 138 (3.28%) Advertising
8 130 (3.09%) Back Office
9 101 (2.40%) Front Office
10 92 (2.18%) Publishing
11 89 (2.11%) Legal
12 63 (1.50%) General Ledger
13 60 (1.42%) Manufacturing
14 43 (1.02%) Billing
15 38 (0.90%) Retail Banking
16 37 (0.88%) Law
17 32 (0.76%) Games
18 27 (0.64%) Financial Institution
19 25 (0.59%) Pharmaceutical
20 19 (0.45%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 1962 (46.57%) Analyst
2 1162 (27.58%) Business Analyst
3 506 (12.01%) Test Analyst
4 456 (10.82%) Developer
5 382 (9.07%) Consultant
6 334 (7.93%) Test Manager
7 252 (5.98%) Tester
8 250 (5.93%) Project Manager
9 215 (5.10%) Senior Analyst
10 162 (3.85%) Systems Analyst
11 131 (3.11%) Business Consultant
12 130 (3.09%) Senior Business Analyst
13 122 (2.90%) Support Analyst
14 118 (2.80%) Test Leader
15 108 (2.56%) Test Engineer
16 83 (1.97%) Applications Support
17 82 (1.95%) QA Manager
18 77 (1.83%) Business Systems Analyst
19 74 (1.76%) Junior
19 74 (1.76%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 433 (10.28%) .NET
2 250 (5.93%) XML
3 242 (5.74%) HTML
4 209 (4.96%) Web Services
5 175 (4.15%) ASP.NET
6 133 (3.16%) CSS
7 104 (2.47%) jQuery
8 103 (2.44%) .NET Framework
9 91 (2.16%) WCF
10 76 (1.80%) SOAP
11 54 (1.28%) XSLT
12 52 (1.23%) Middleware
13 50 (1.19%) J2EE
14 47 (1.12%) Ajax
14 47 (1.12%) Gherkin
15 43 (1.02%) ASP.NET MVC
16 42 (1.00%) HTML5
16 42 (1.00%) WPF
17 39 (0.93%) LINQ
18 33 (0.78%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 471 (11.18%) Analytical Skills
2 196 (4.65%) Management Information System
3 123 (2.92%) User Experience
4 118 (2.80%) Computer Science
5 106 (2.52%) Derivative
6 85 (2.02%) FMCG
6 85 (2.02%) Equities
7 76 (1.80%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 72 (1.71%) Credit Risk
9 70 (1.66%) Mobile App
10 62 (1.47%) Fixed Income
11 53 (1.26%) Statistics
12 47 (1.12%) Open Source
13 40 (0.95%) Market Risk
14 36 (0.85%) Mathematics
15 35 (0.83%) N-Tier
16 32 (0.76%) Client/Server
16 32 (0.76%) Data Integration
17 28 (0.66%) SWIFT
18 26 (0.62%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 258 (6.12%) Windows
2 183 (4.34%) Linux
3 144 (3.42%) UNIX
4 38 (0.90%) Solaris
5 29 (0.69%) Windows 7
6 24 (0.57%) Windows Server 2008
7 18 (0.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 17 (0.40%) Apple iOS
8 17 (0.40%) Windows XP
9 15 (0.36%) Android
10 10 (0.24%) Windows Server 2012
10 10 (0.24%) HPUX
11 9 (0.21%) AIX
12 8 (0.19%) Windows 2000
13 7 (0.17%) Windows Server 2003
13 7 (0.17%) SUSE
14 6 (0.14%) Windows Vista
15 4 (0.095%) Windows 8
16 3 (0.071%) Mac OS
16 3 (0.071%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 1388 (32.95%) Agile Software Development
2 719 (17.07%) Business Analysis
3 703 (16.69%) Project Management
4 662 (15.71%) Test Scripting
5 614 (14.57%) Stakeholder Management
6 474 (11.25%) Software Testing
7 458 (10.87%) Scrum
8 399 (9.47%) System Testing
9 385 (9.14%) PRINCE2
9 385 (9.14%) Waterfall
10 338 (8.02%) Test Strategy
11 321 (7.62%) Regression Testing
12 319 (7.57%) Test Management
13 297 (7.05%) Business Intelligence
14 295 (7.00%) UML
15 286 (6.79%) Change Management
16 274 (6.50%) ITIL
16 274 (6.50%) User Stories
17 269 (6.38%) Automated Testing
18 256 (6.08%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 1111 (26.37%) SQL
2 397 (9.42%) C#
3 370 (8.78%) Java
4 292 (6.93%) JavaScript
5 152 (3.61%) PHP
6 135 (3.20%) T-SQL
7 113 (2.68%) PL/SQL
8 101 (2.40%) Python
9 76 (1.80%) VB
10 74 (1.76%) PowerShell
11 72 (1.71%) VB.NET
11 72 (1.71%) VBA
12 70 (1.66%) C++
13 60 (1.42%) Ruby
14 58 (1.38%) Shell Script
15 57 (1.35%) Perl
16 52 (1.23%) C
17 37 (0.88%) VBScript
18 30 (0.71%) VB6
19 24 (0.57%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 809 (19.20%) ISEB
2 570 (13.53%) Degree
3 335 (7.95%) ISTQB
4 164 (3.89%) Security Cleared
5 120 (2.85%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 94 (2.23%) SC Cleared
7 63 (1.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 62 (1.47%) Microsoft Certification
9 51 (1.21%) PMI Certification
10 45 (1.07%) PMP
11 40 (0.95%) ISEB Practitioner
12 34 (0.81%) MBA
13 33 (0.78%) ACCA
14 29 (0.69%) ITIL Certification
14 29 (0.69%) DV Cleared
15 28 (0.66%) MCSE
16 20 (0.47%) MCITP
16 20 (0.47%) Six Sigma Green Belt
17 18 (0.43%) CIMA
17 18 (0.43%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1104 (26.20%) QA
2 92 (2.18%) SLA
3 18 (0.43%) Dodd-Frank
4 15 (0.36%) EMIR
4 15 (0.36%) ISO 9001
4 15 (0.36%) Solvency II
5 14 (0.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 8 (0.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 8 (0.19%) FATCA
7 7 (0.17%) MiFID
7 7 (0.17%) CRD IV
8 5 (0.12%) PCI DSS
8 5 (0.12%) Basel II
9 4 (0.095%) Data Quality
10 3 (0.071%) HL7
11 2 (0.047%) Basel III
11 2 (0.047%) ISO 9000
11 2 (0.047%) COBIT
11 2 (0.047%) COREP
11 2 (0.047%) FINREP
System Software
1 43 (1.02%) Active Directory
1 43 (1.02%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (0.33%) NFS
3 13 (0.31%) vSphere
4 10 (0.24%) VMware ESXi
5 7 (0.17%) Microsoft App-V
5 7 (0.17%) XenApp
5 7 (0.17%) XenDesktop
6 5 (0.12%) Oracle RAC
6 5 (0.12%) Hyper-V
6 5 (0.12%) vCloud
7 2 (0.047%) Postfix
7 2 (0.047%) SRDF
7 2 (0.047%) EMC RecoverPoint
8 1 (0.024%) Firmware
8 1 (0.024%) VMware ESX
8 1 (0.024%) Cygwin
Systems Management
1 270 (6.41%) HP Quality Center
2 39 (0.93%) Puppet
3 22 (0.52%) Opscode Chef
4 17 (0.40%) SCCM
5 10 (0.24%) Nagios
6 9 (0.21%) Ganglia
6 9 (0.21%) Zenoss
7 8 (0.19%) CA SiteMinder
8 5 (0.12%) WSUS
9 4 (0.095%) ZABBIX
9 4 (0.095%) logstash
9 4 (0.095%) Kibana
9 4 (0.095%) Vagrant
10 2 (0.047%) EMC NetWorker
10 2 (0.047%) Tivoli
10 2 (0.047%) BMC PATROL
10 2 (0.047%) Control-M
10 2 (0.047%) CA Wily
10 2 (0.047%) XenMobile
11 1 (0.024%) AppDNA
Vendors
1 613 (14.55%) Microsoft
2 488 (11.58%) Oracle
3 208 (4.94%) HP
4 179 (4.25%) SAP
5 83 (1.97%) Salesforce.com
6 79 (1.88%) Business Objects
7 68 (1.61%) IBM
8 51 (1.21%) Citrix
8 51 (1.21%) VMware
9 46 (1.09%) PeopleSoft
10 41 (0.97%) Cognos
11 37 (0.88%) Google
12 36 (0.85%) Hyperion
13 34 (0.81%) Adobe
14 30 (0.71%) Tableau
15 29 (0.69%) Informatica
16 27 (0.64%) MicroStrategy
16 27 (0.64%) CA
17 26 (0.62%) Charles River
18 22 (0.52%) Siebel
City, London
Timothy James Consulting Ltd
Salary: £71000 - £90000 per annum + car, pension, healthcare, bonus
Posted: 2 hours ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
IT MOB
Salary: From £18,000 to £18,000 per annum Regular six monthly reviews, Pension
Posted: 4 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
The People Network
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
The People Network
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Hounslow, Middlesex
MAPP Ltd - IT & Business Management Recruitment Specialists
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum + Bonus, car allowance, shares etc
Posted: 5 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus, Pension
Posted: 20 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Warrington, Cheshire
MPP Global Solutions LTD
Salary: Competitive, Depending on Experience
Posted: 21 hours ago
City, London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Employee Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Esum
Salary: From £55,000 to £60,000 per annum + Bonus + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
London
Esum
Salary: From £55,000 to £60,000 per annum + Bonus + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
York, North Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
MAPP Ltd - IT & Business Management Recruitment Specialists
Salary: Up to £38,000 per annum bonus, pension, share option ++
Posted: Yesterday
Chester, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
ISL
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
LA International
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + Flexible and core benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
LA International
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Flexible and core benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Search Consultancy
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday