The table below looks at the statistics for User Acceptance Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Gatwick region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited User Acceptance Testing over the 3 months to 1 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Rank 14 31 19
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -12
Permanent jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 4 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gatwick 4.44% 3.57% 1.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.15% 3.96% 1.25%
Number of salaries quoted 4 4 1
Average salary £40,000 £30,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -33.33%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.26%
User Acceptance Testing
West Sussex

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Gatwick
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
65 101 80
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gatwick 72.22% 90.18% 89.89%
Number of salaries quoted 58 93 71
Average salary £40,000 £47,500 £52,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.78% -8.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,800 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.05% +6.25%

User Acceptance Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Gatwick

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

User Acceptance Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Gatwick

User Acceptance Testing
Salary Trend in Gatwick

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

User Acceptance Testing Salary Trend in Gatwick

User Acceptance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gatwick

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, IT jobs across the Gatwick 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 6 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (50.00%) SQL
2 4 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (37.50%) Project Management
3 3 (37.50%) Change Management
3 3 (37.50%) Back Office
3 3 (37.50%) Software Testing
3 3 (37.50%) Requirements Analysis
3 3 (37.50%) Test Scripting
4 2 (25.00%) XML
4 2 (25.00%) Front Office
4 2 (25.00%) Automated Testing
4 2 (25.00%) JIRA
4 2 (25.00%) Selenium
4 2 (25.00%) WebDriver
4 2 (25.00%) Change Control
5 1 (12.50%) C#
5 1 (12.50%) Java
5 1 (12.50%) VB
5 1 (12.50%) MS Office
5 1 (12.50%) SOAP
5 1 (12.50%) DSDM
5 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
5 1 (12.50%) E-Commerce
5 1 (12.50%) ISEB
5 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
5 1 (12.50%) TDD
5 1 (12.50%) Business Analysis
5 1 (12.50%) ISTQB
5 1 (12.50%) Marketing

User Acceptance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Gatwick by Category

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, IT jobs across the Gatwick 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.

Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Office
1 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) JIRA
1 2 (25.00%) Selenium
1 2 (25.00%) WebDriver
2 1 (12.50%) SoapUI
General
1 3 (37.50%) Back Office
2 2 (25.00%) Front Office
3 1 (12.50%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Analyst
1 5 (62.50%) Business Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Tester
2 1 (12.50%) Senior Business Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Senior Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) QA Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Test Leader
2 1 (12.50%) Automated Tester
2 1 (12.50%) Selenium Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) XML
2 1 (12.50%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (37.50%) Project Management
2 3 (37.50%) Change Management
2 3 (37.50%) Software Testing
2 3 (37.50%) Requirements Analysis
2 3 (37.50%) Test Scripting
3 2 (25.00%) Automated Testing
3 2 (25.00%) Change Control
4 1 (12.50%) Test Planning
4 1 (12.50%) Line Management
4 1 (12.50%) Business Analysis
4 1 (12.50%) TDD
4 1 (12.50%) DSDM
4 1 (12.50%) E-Commerce
4 1 (12.50%) System Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Business Process Improvement
4 1 (12.50%) BDD
4 1 (12.50%) Web Development
4 1 (12.50%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (12.50%) VB
2 1 (12.50%) C#
2 1 (12.50%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) ISEB
1 1 (12.50%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) QA