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

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Rank 94 66 58
Rank change year-on-year
-28 -8
Permanent jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 13 24 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 1.16% 2.61% 4.33%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.40% 3.46% 5.71%
Number of salaries quoted 13 24 40
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +10.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,800 £30,750 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £45,000 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,125 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+5.31% +5.26%
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
931 694 736
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 82.76% 75.35% 75.80%
Number of salaries quoted 730 606 639
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +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 1 May 2015.

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 May 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
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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
Cheltenham +6 11 £40,000 +6.66%
User Acceptance Testing
South West

User Acceptance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, 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 22 (81.48%) Finance
2 11 (40.74%) Spreadsheet
3 10 (37.04%) QA
3 10 (37.04%) Microsoft
3 10 (37.04%) Systems Analysis
4 5 (18.52%) Performance Testing
5 4 (14.81%) Test Scripting
5 4 (14.81%) System Testing
6 3 (11.11%) Line Management
6 3 (11.11%) Coaching
6 3 (11.11%) Linux
6 3 (11.11%) .NET
6 3 (11.11%) MS Office
6 3 (11.11%) Management Information System
7 2 (7.41%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (7.41%) ISTQB
7 2 (7.41%) SQL
7 2 (7.41%) UNIX
7 2 (7.41%) LAN
7 2 (7.41%) WAN
7 2 (7.41%) Shell Script
7 2 (7.41%) ISEB
7 2 (7.41%) Mentoring
7 2 (7.41%) Test Strategy
7 2 (7.41%) DV Cleared
7 2 (7.41%) Security Cleared
8 1 (3.70%) Mathematics
8 1 (3.70%) Release Management
8 1 (3.70%) Load Testing
8 1 (3.70%) Integration Testing

User Acceptance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, 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 (3.70%) IIS
Applications
1 11 (40.74%) Spreadsheet
2 3 (11.11%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.70%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.41%) LAN
1 2 (7.41%) WAN
2 1 (3.70%) Network Security
2 1 (3.70%) NAS
2 1 (3.70%) Fibre Channel
2 1 (3.70%) SAN
2 1 (3.70%) Internet
2 1 (3.70%) BIG-IP
2 1 (3.70%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (3.70%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (3.70%) SQL Server
1 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 1 (3.70%) LoadRunner
1 1 (3.70%) Oracle Forms
General
1 22 (81.48%) Finance
2 1 (3.70%) Banking
2 1 (3.70%) Military
Job Titles
1 17 (62.96%) Analyst
2 12 (44.44%) Business Analyst
3 8 (29.63%) Data Analyst
3 8 (29.63%) Business Data Analyst
4 5 (18.52%) Test Analyst
5 4 (14.81%) Tester
6 3 (11.11%) Systems Tester
6 3 (11.11%) Senior Analyst
7 2 (7.41%) Financial Business Analyst
7 2 (7.41%) Technical Analyst
7 2 (7.41%) Senior Test Analyst
7 2 (7.41%) Change Analyst
7 2 (7.41%) Technical Business Analyst
7 2 (7.41%) Business Change Analyst
7 2 (7.41%) Financial Services Business Analyst
8 1 (3.70%) Test Leader
8 1 (3.70%) IT Administrator
8 1 (3.70%) Senior Tester
8 1 (3.70%) Test Engineer
8 1 (3.70%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (11.11%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.11%) Management Information System
2 1 (3.70%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 3 (11.11%) Linux
2 2 (7.41%) UNIX
3 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (3.70%) Windows 2000 Server
3 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (3.70%) Windows
3 1 (3.70%) HPUX
3 1 (3.70%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (37.04%) Systems Analysis
2 5 (18.52%) Performance Testing
3 4 (14.81%) Test Scripting
3 4 (14.81%) System Testing
4 3 (11.11%) Line Management
4 3 (11.11%) Coaching
5 2 (7.41%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (7.41%) Mentoring
5 2 (7.41%) Test Strategy
6 1 (3.70%) Release Management
6 1 (3.70%) Load Testing
6 1 (3.70%) Integration Testing
6 1 (3.70%) Test Management
6 1 (3.70%) Data Protection
6 1 (3.70%) Straight-Through Processing
6 1 (3.70%) Analytics
6 1 (3.70%) Performance Analysis
6 1 (3.70%) Test Planning
6 1 (3.70%) Waterfall
6 1 (3.70%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 2 (7.41%) SQL
1 2 (7.41%) Shell Script
2 1 (3.70%) PowerShell
2 1 (3.70%) VB
2 1 (3.70%) C
2 1 (3.70%) C#
2 1 (3.70%) C++
2 1 (3.70%) Java
2 1 (3.70%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (7.41%) ISTQB
1 2 (7.41%) ISEB
1 2 (7.41%) DV Cleared
1 2 (7.41%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.70%) SC Cleared
2 1 (3.70%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (3.70%) MCSE
2 1 (3.70%) MCSA
2 1 (3.70%) MCP
2 1 (3.70%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (3.70%) Degree
2 1 (3.70%) MCTS
2 1 (3.70%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (37.04%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.70%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (3.70%) vSphere
1 1 (3.70%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 1 (3.70%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (3.70%) McAfee ePO
1 1 (3.70%) HP SIM
1 1 (3.70%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 10 (37.04%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.70%) F5
2 1 (3.70%) Citrix
2 1 (3.70%) McAfee
2 1 (3.70%) HP
2 1 (3.70%) Oracle
2 1 (3.70%) VMware