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 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Rank 82 86 69
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -17
Permanent jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 15 12 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 1.68% 1.14% 1.97%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.90% 1.32% 2.55%
Number of salaries quoted 12 11 17
Average salary £38,000 £37,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.33% -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,050 £30,000 £38,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,750 £42,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
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
790 909 706
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 88.27% 86.49% 77.41%
Number of salaries quoted 538 760 602
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +18.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 8 February 2016.

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 8 February 2016. 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 +12 7 £45,000 +8.43% 4
Gloucester 0 4 £47,500 +34.75% 1
Cirencester - 2 £37,250 - 1
User Acceptance Testing
South West

User Acceptance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 28 (68.29%) ISEB
2 25 (60.98%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (60.98%) Security Cleared
3 16 (39.02%) JavaScript
3 16 (39.02%) SQL
3 16 (39.02%) DV Cleared
4 15 (36.59%) Java
4 15 (36.59%) Unix
4 15 (36.59%) Selenium
5 14 (34.15%) ISTQB
6 13 (31.71%) HTML
6 13 (31.71%) LoadRunner
6 13 (31.71%) Test Automation
6 13 (31.71%) Non-Functional Testing
7 12 (29.27%) SC Cleared
7 12 (29.27%) TDD
8 11 (26.83%) Software Testing
8 11 (26.83%) QA
8 11 (26.83%) Finance
8 11 (26.83%) Shell Script
8 11 (26.83%) XML
9 10 (24.39%) Linux
9 10 (24.39%) Test Scripting
9 10 (24.39%) Jenkins
9 10 (24.39%) Test Planning
10 9 (21.95%) Python
11 8 (19.51%) Windows
11 8 (19.51%) C++
11 8 (19.51%) Internet
11 8 (19.51%) Microsoft

User Acceptance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 (12.20%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.44%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (4.88%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (2.44%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.88%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 8 (19.51%) Internet
2 2 (4.88%) LAN
2 2 (4.88%) WAN
3 1 (2.44%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (17.07%) Big Data
1 7 (17.07%) SQL Server
2 5 (12.20%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (2.44%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (2.44%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 15 (36.59%) Selenium
2 13 (31.71%) LoadRunner
3 10 (24.39%) Jenkins
4 8 (19.51%) Cucumber
5 6 (14.63%) JBehave
5 6 (14.63%) JMeter
5 6 (14.63%) Team Foundation Server
6 4 (9.76%) ClearQuest
6 4 (9.76%) SpecFlow
7 3 (7.32%) Git (software)
7 3 (7.32%) RSpec
7 3 (7.32%) TestDirector
8 2 (4.88%) JIRA
8 2 (4.88%) JUnit
8 2 (4.88%) TestNG
8 2 (4.88%) Visual Studio
9 1 (2.44%) HP UFT
9 1 (2.44%) Hudson
9 1 (2.44%) SoapUI
9 1 (2.44%) TeamCity
General
1 11 (26.83%) Finance
2 2 (4.88%) Electronics
2 2 (4.88%) Manufacturing
2 2 (4.88%) Marketing
2 2 (4.88%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.44%) Banking
3 1 (2.44%) Retail
3 1 (2.44%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 31 (75.61%) Analyst
2 29 (70.73%) Test Analyst
3 12 (29.27%) Tester
4 9 (21.95%) Software Tester
5 8 (19.51%) Software Analyst
6 7 (17.07%) DV Cleared Test Analyst
6 7 (17.07%) Test Manager
7 6 (14.63%) Senior Analyst
7 6 (14.63%) Senior Test Analyst
7 6 (14.63%) Software Test Analyst
8 5 (12.20%) Agile Test Analyst
8 5 (12.20%) Automation Analyst
8 5 (12.20%) Automation Test Analyst
8 5 (12.20%) Software Manager
8 5 (12.20%) Software Test Manager
9 4 (9.76%) UAT Analyst
10 3 (7.32%) Manual Test Analyst
10 3 (7.32%) Test Engineer
10 3 (7.32%) UAT Tester
11 2 (4.88%) UAT Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (31.71%) HTML
2 11 (26.83%) XML
3 5 (12.20%) .NET
4 4 (9.76%) ASP.NET
4 4 (9.76%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (4.88%) JDBC
6 1 (2.44%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (14.63%) Internet of Things
1 6 (14.63%) PMI
1 6 (14.63%) Reinsurance
2 5 (12.20%) Client/Server
3 4 (9.76%) Computer Science
3 4 (9.76%) Mathematics
3 4 (9.76%) Mobile App
4 3 (7.32%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (4.88%) Management Information System
5 2 (4.88%) Replication
6 1 (2.44%) AS400
6 1 (2.44%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 15 (36.59%) Unix
2 10 (24.39%) Linux
3 8 (19.51%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (60.98%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (31.71%) Non-Functional Testing
2 13 (31.71%) Test Automation
3 12 (29.27%) TDD
4 11 (26.83%) Software Testing
5 10 (24.39%) Test Planning
5 10 (24.39%) Test Scripting
6 8 (19.51%) Defect Tracking
6 8 (19.51%) Functional Testing
6 8 (19.51%) Regression Testing
6 8 (19.51%) Test Management
6 8 (19.51%) Waterfall
7 7 (17.07%) Performance Testing
8 6 (14.63%) BDD
8 6 (14.63%) Continuous Integration
8 6 (14.63%) Defect Management
8 6 (14.63%) PRINCE2
8 6 (14.63%) System Testing
9 5 (12.20%) Scrum
9 5 (12.20%) Usability Testing
Programming Languages
1 16 (39.02%) JavaScript
1 16 (39.02%) SQL
2 15 (36.59%) Java
3 11 (26.83%) Shell Script
4 9 (21.95%) Python
5 8 (19.51%) C++
6 6 (14.63%) C#
7 3 (7.32%) Bash Shell
7 3 (7.32%) VB
8 2 (4.88%) Ruby
9 1 (2.44%) Perl
Qualifications
1 28 (68.29%) ISEB
2 25 (60.98%) Security Cleared
3 16 (39.02%) DV Cleared
4 14 (34.15%) ISTQB
5 12 (29.27%) SC Cleared
6 8 (19.51%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 6 (14.63%) PMI Certification
7 6 (14.63%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 4 (9.76%) Degree
9 2 (4.88%) CITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (26.83%) QA
System Software
1 5 (12.20%) vSphere
2 3 (7.32%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 7 (17.07%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (2.44%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 8 (19.51%) Microsoft
2 5 (12.20%) Citrix
2 5 (12.20%) HP
2 5 (12.20%) Remedy
2 5 (12.20%) Sybase
2 5 (12.20%) VMware
3 2 (4.88%) SAP
4 1 (2.44%) IBM
4 1 (2.44%) Oracle
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Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 16 hours ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Blue Resourcing
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Blue Resourcing
Posted: 3 days ago
Gloucestershire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cirencester
People Source Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + 10% Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
CGI
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 13 days ago