The table below looks at the statistics for User Acceptance Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Gloucestershire 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 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Rank 66 64 76
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +12
Permanent jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 16 17 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 1.91% 2.07% 1.75%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.54% 2.76% 2.44%
Number of salaries quoted 15 16 18
Average salary £38,000 £45,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.55% +26.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £26,000 £35,050
10% offered a salary of more than £40,700 £45,000 £42,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
User Acceptance Testing
South West

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Gloucestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
629 617 861
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 75.24% 75.24% 71.81%
Number of salaries quoted 515 547 786
Average salary £38,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.33% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

User Acceptance Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

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

User Acceptance Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

User Acceptance Testing
Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

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

User Acceptance Testing Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

User Acceptance Testing
Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing User Acceptance Testing across the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 1 September 2014.

User Acceptance Testing Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

User Acceptance Testing
Job Locations in Gloucestershire

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 Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 1 September 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
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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
Gloucester +7 6 £38,000 +40.74% 2
Cheltenham -9 4 £35,000 +34.61% 2
User Acceptance Testing
South West

User Acceptance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 27 (61.36%) ISEB
2 19 (43.18%) DV Cleared
2 19 (43.18%) Security Cleared
3 18 (40.91%) UNIX
3 18 (40.91%) Shell Script
3 18 (40.91%) Linux
4 13 (29.55%) Project Management
5 12 (27.27%) PRINCE2
5 12 (27.27%) C#
5 12 (27.27%) C++
5 12 (27.27%) Java
6 11 (25.00%) Penetration Testing
7 10 (22.73%) Performance Testing
7 10 (22.73%) Finance
7 10 (22.73%) ITIL
7 10 (22.73%) LoadRunner
7 10 (22.73%) LAN
7 10 (22.73%) WAN
8 8 (18.18%) HPUX
8 8 (18.18%) Solaris
8 8 (18.18%) Citrix
8 8 (18.18%) JavaScript
8 8 (18.18%) VB
8 8 (18.18%) Military
8 8 (18.18%) Software Engineering
9 7 (15.91%) Business Analysis
9 7 (15.91%) Management Information System
9 7 (15.91%) SQL
9 7 (15.91%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 7 (15.91%) PMI

User Acceptance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 5 (11.36%) MS Project
2 1 (2.27%) MS Office
2 1 (2.27%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 10 (22.73%) LAN
1 10 (22.73%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.82%) MySQL
2 1 (2.27%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (2.27%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 10 (22.73%) LoadRunner
2 1 (2.27%) ClearQuest
General
1 10 (22.73%) Finance
2 8 (18.18%) Military
3 1 (2.27%) Billing
3 1 (2.27%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 12 (27.27%) Consultant
2 11 (25.00%) Analyst
3 10 (22.73%) Tester
4 8 (18.18%) Technical Consultant
5 7 (15.91%) Business Analyst
5 7 (15.91%) Insurance Business Analyst
6 6 (13.64%) Project Manager
7 4 (9.09%) Test Analyst
8 3 (6.82%) Software Developer
8 3 (6.82%) Software Engineer
8 3 (6.82%) Developer
8 3 (6.82%) Release Manager
8 3 (6.82%) IT Project Manager
8 3 (6.82%) PHP Developer
8 3 (6.82%) Governance Manager
8 3 (6.82%) PHP LAMP Developer
8 3 (6.82%) LAMP Developer
9 2 (4.55%) Support Consultant
9 2 (4.55%) Systems Test Analyst
9 2 (4.55%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.82%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (15.91%) PMI
1 7 (15.91%) Management Information System
2 5 (11.36%) Mathematics
3 3 (6.82%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 18 (40.91%) UNIX
1 18 (40.91%) Linux
2 8 (18.18%) HPUX
2 8 (18.18%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (29.55%) Project Management
2 12 (27.27%) PRINCE2
3 11 (25.00%) Penetration Testing
4 10 (22.73%) ITIL
4 10 (22.73%) Performance Testing
5 8 (18.18%) Software Engineering
6 7 (15.91%) Business Analysis
7 6 (13.64%) Release Management
8 4 (9.09%) Test Scripting
9 3 (6.82%) Unit Testing
9 3 (6.82%) Automated Testing
9 3 (6.82%) MVC
9 3 (6.82%) Service Management
10 2 (4.55%) Service Delivery
10 2 (4.55%) Manual Testing
10 2 (4.55%) Black-Box Testing
10 2 (4.55%) V-Model
10 2 (4.55%) Test Automation
11 1 (2.27%) Waterfall
11 1 (2.27%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 18 (40.91%) Shell Script
2 12 (27.27%) C#
2 12 (27.27%) C++
2 12 (27.27%) Java
3 8 (18.18%) JavaScript
3 8 (18.18%) VB
4 7 (15.91%) SQL
5 5 (11.36%) C
6 3 (6.82%) PHP
7 1 (2.27%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 27 (61.36%) ISEB
2 19 (43.18%) DV Cleared
2 19 (43.18%) Security Cleared
3 7 (15.91%) Degree
3 7 (15.91%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 7 (15.91%) PMI Certification
4 5 (11.36%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 5 (11.36%) SC Cleared
5 2 (4.55%) ISTQB
6 1 (2.27%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Vendors
1 8 (18.18%) Citrix
2 3 (6.82%) Zend
3 2 (4.55%) HP
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Posted: 3 days ago
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