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

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Rank 92 69 80
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +11
Permanent jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 11 20 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 0.92% 2.15% 1.21%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.15% 2.90% 1.56%
Number of salaries quoted 9 19 10
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +12.67%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +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
956 689 706
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 80.34% 73.93% 77.58%
Number of salaries quoted 797 577 601
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,500 £50,000 £56,595
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 19 December 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 19 December 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
Cheltenham -8 4 £35,750 -4.66%
Gloucester +3 2 £42,500 +11.84%
Cirencester +9 1 £42,500 -
User Acceptance Testing
South West

User Acceptance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 10 (41.67%) DV Cleared
1 10 (41.67%) Security Cleared
2 9 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (33.33%) Penetration Testing
3 8 (33.33%) Linux
3 8 (33.33%) Finance
4 7 (29.17%) SC Cleared
4 7 (29.17%) ISEB
4 7 (29.17%) Shell Script
4 7 (29.17%) UNIX
5 6 (25.00%) Waterfall
5 6 (25.00%) Performance Testing
5 6 (25.00%) LAN
5 6 (25.00%) WAN
6 5 (20.83%) Degree
6 5 (20.83%) LoadRunner
6 5 (20.83%) Unit Testing
6 5 (20.83%) C#
6 5 (20.83%) C++
6 5 (20.83%) Java
6 5 (20.83%) SQL
6 5 (20.83%) ITIL
7 4 (16.67%) Integration Testing
7 4 (16.67%) Test Scripting
7 4 (16.67%) Release Management
8 3 (12.50%) Big Data
8 3 (12.50%) Test Strategy
8 3 (12.50%) Change Management
8 3 (12.50%) TOGAF
8 3 (12.50%) Automated Testing

User Acceptance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (4.17%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (4.17%) MS Project
1 1 (4.17%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (8.33%) Oracle Applications
1 2 (8.33%) Oracle EBS R12
1 2 (8.33%) Oracle Payables
1 2 (8.33%) Oracle Receivables
1 2 (8.33%) Oracle Cash Management
1 2 (8.33%) Oracle Assets
1 2 (8.33%) Oracle E-Business Tax
1 2 (8.33%) Oracle 11i
2 1 (4.17%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.17%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (25.00%) LAN
1 6 (25.00%) WAN
2 1 (4.17%) SAN
2 1 (4.17%) Internet
2 1 (4.17%) Firewall
2 1 (4.17%) BIG-IP
2 1 (4.17%) Network Security
2 1 (4.17%) NAS
2 1 (4.17%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (12.50%) Big Data
2 1 (4.17%) MySQL
2 1 (4.17%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.17%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 5 (20.83%) LoadRunner
2 1 (4.17%) Oracle Forms
General
1 8 (33.33%) Finance
2 3 (12.50%) Local Government
3 2 (8.33%) Military
4 1 (4.17%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 9 (37.50%) Consultant
2 4 (16.67%) Tester
2 4 (16.67%) Analyst
3 3 (12.50%) Test Analyst
3 3 (12.50%) Test Leader
4 2 (8.33%) Systems Analyst
4 2 (8.33%) Oracle Consultant
4 2 (8.33%) Oracle Functional Consultant
4 2 (8.33%) Systems Test Analyst
4 2 (8.33%) Technical Consultant
4 2 (8.33%) Support Consultant
4 2 (8.33%) Functional Consultant
4 2 (8.33%) Oracle Financials Consultant
4 2 (8.33%) Oracle Financials Functional Consultant
5 1 (4.17%) IT Administrator
5 1 (4.17%) PHP Developer
5 1 (4.17%) Data Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) Senior Test Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) IT Project Manager
5 1 (4.17%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.17%) .NET
1 1 (4.17%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.33%) Mathematics
1 2 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.17%) Management Information System
2 1 (4.17%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 8 (33.33%) Linux
2 7 (29.17%) UNIX
3 2 (8.33%) HPUX
3 2 (8.33%) Solaris
4 1 (4.17%) Windows
4 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (4.17%) Windows 2000 Server
4 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (33.33%) Penetration Testing
3 6 (25.00%) Performance Testing
3 6 (25.00%) Waterfall
4 5 (20.83%) Unit Testing
4 5 (20.83%) ITIL
5 4 (16.67%) Integration Testing
5 4 (16.67%) Test Scripting
5 4 (16.67%) Release Management
6 3 (12.50%) DoDAF
6 3 (12.50%) MODAF
6 3 (12.50%) Enterprise Architecture
6 3 (12.50%) Test Strategy
6 3 (12.50%) Change Management
6 3 (12.50%) RAD
6 3 (12.50%) SSADM
6 3 (12.50%) RUP
6 3 (12.50%) TOGAF
6 3 (12.50%) Automated Testing
7 2 (8.33%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 7 (29.17%) Shell Script
2 5 (20.83%) SQL
2 5 (20.83%) C#
2 5 (20.83%) C++
2 5 (20.83%) Java
3 2 (8.33%) JavaScript
3 2 (8.33%) VB
3 2 (8.33%) C
4 1 (4.17%) PowerShell
4 1 (4.17%) PHP
Qualifications
1 10 (41.67%) DV Cleared
1 10 (41.67%) Security Cleared
2 7 (29.17%) SC Cleared
2 7 (29.17%) ISEB
3 5 (20.83%) Degree
4 1 (4.17%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (4.17%) MCP
4 1 (4.17%) MCSE
4 1 (4.17%) MCSA
4 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (4.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (4.17%) MCTS
4 1 (4.17%) MCITP
4 1 (4.17%) ISTQB
4 1 (4.17%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) QA
System Software
1 1 (4.17%) VMware ESX
1 1 (4.17%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (4.17%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (4.17%) Backup Exec
1 1 (4.17%) McAfee ePO
1 1 (4.17%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 3 (12.50%) Oracle
2 2 (8.33%) Citrix
3 1 (4.17%) McAfee
3 1 (4.17%) VMware
3 1 (4.17%) Zend
3 1 (4.17%) F5
3 1 (4.17%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.17%) HP