The table below looks at the statistics for User Acceptance Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Guildford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited User Acceptance Testing over the 3 months to 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Rank 47 55 63
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +8
Permanent jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 25 9 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 3.81% 1.67% 0.53%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.49% 2.04% 0.75%
Number of salaries quoted 25 8 3
Average salary £52,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+31.25% +14.28%
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +6.66%
User Acceptance Testing
Surrey

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Guildford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
557 442 400
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 84.78% 82.16% 70.42%
Number of salaries quoted 478 385 378
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +8.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,600 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £61,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

User Acceptance Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

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

User Acceptance Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

User Acceptance Testing
Salary Trend in Guildford

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

User Acceptance Testing Salary Trend in Guildford

User Acceptance Testing
Salary Histogram in Guildford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing User Acceptance Testing across the Guildford region over the 3 months to 23 January 2015.

User Acceptance Testing Salary Histogram in Guildford

User Acceptance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs across the Guildford 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 21 (50.00%) Change Management
1 21 (50.00%) Requirements Management
2 18 (42.86%) Line Management
3 17 (40.48%) Finance
4 16 (38.10%) Agile Software Development
5 14 (33.33%) Firewall
6 12 (28.57%) Document Management
6 12 (28.57%) ERP
6 12 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
6 12 (28.57%) SharePoint
7 11 (26.19%) Test Strategy
8 10 (23.81%) Rational DOORS
8 10 (23.81%) Degree
8 10 (23.81%) CaliberRM
8 10 (23.81%) PRINCE2
8 10 (23.81%) RequisitePro
9 8 (19.05%) Continuous Improvement
10 7 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
10 7 (16.67%) QA
10 7 (16.67%) Project Management
11 6 (14.29%) Release Management
11 6 (14.29%) System Testing
12 5 (11.90%) Windows
13 4 (9.52%) Java
13 4 (9.52%) PHP
13 4 (9.52%) MySQL
13 4 (9.52%) Microsoft
13 4 (9.52%) LAMP
13 4 (9.52%) Scrum
13 4 (9.52%) Test Automation

User Acceptance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs across the Guildford 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 12 (28.57%) SharePoint
2 2 (4.76%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (4.76%) Lync
Applications
1 3 (7.14%) MS Visio
1 3 (7.14%) MS Project
2 2 (4.76%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.76%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (2.38%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 14 (33.33%) Firewall
2 2 (4.76%) WAN
2 2 (4.76%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (9.52%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 10 (23.81%) Rational DOORS
1 10 (23.81%) CaliberRM
1 10 (23.81%) RequisitePro
2 4 (9.52%) WatiN
2 4 (9.52%) Selenium
2 4 (9.52%) FitNesse
2 4 (9.52%) PhpStorm
3 3 (7.14%) Git (software)
4 2 (4.76%) QuickTest Pro
4 2 (4.76%) JMeter
4 2 (4.76%) SoapUI
General
1 17 (40.48%) Finance
2 1 (2.38%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 30 (71.43%) Analyst
2 24 (57.14%) Business Analyst
3 21 (50.00%) Principal Business Analyst
4 10 (23.81%) Senior Business Analyst
4 10 (23.81%) Senior Analyst
5 6 (14.29%) Developer
6 5 (11.90%) Test Analyst
7 4 (9.52%) PHP Developer
8 3 (7.14%) Senior PHP Developer
8 3 (7.14%) Senior Developer
8 3 (7.14%) Tester
9 2 (4.76%) Project Manager
9 2 (4.76%) Project Engineer
9 2 (4.76%) UI Developer
9 2 (4.76%) Automation Tester
9 2 (4.76%) Front-End Developer
9 2 (4.76%) UI Programmer
9 2 (4.76%) Lead Tester
10 1 (2.38%) Mid-Level PHP Developer
10 1 (2.38%) Financial Services Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (9.52%) LAMP
2 3 (7.14%) HTML
2 3 (7.14%) CSS
3 2 (4.76%) XML
3 2 (4.76%) JSON
4 1 (2.38%) FIX Protocol
4 1 (2.38%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.76%) Blackberry
2 2 (4.76%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 2 (4.76%) Clustering
3 1 (2.38%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 5 (11.90%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (50.00%) Change Management
1 21 (50.00%) Requirements Management
2 18 (42.86%) Line Management
3 16 (38.10%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (28.57%) Document Management
4 12 (28.57%) ERP
4 12 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
5 11 (26.19%) Test Strategy
6 10 (23.81%) PRINCE2
7 8 (19.05%) Continuous Improvement
8 7 (16.67%) Project Management
9 6 (14.29%) Release Management
9 6 (14.29%) System Testing
10 4 (9.52%) Scrum
10 4 (9.52%) Test Automation
10 4 (9.52%) Automated Testing
11 3 (7.14%) Test Scripting
12 2 (4.76%) Stakeholder Management
12 2 (4.76%) Manual Testing
12 2 (4.76%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (9.52%) Java
1 4 (9.52%) PHP
2 3 (7.14%) JavaScript
3 2 (4.76%) C++
3 2 (4.76%) VB
3 2 (4.76%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 10 (23.81%) Degree
2 2 (4.76%) MCSE
2 2 (4.76%) MCSA
2 2 (4.76%) CCNA
2 2 (4.76%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (4.76%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (4.76%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (16.67%) QA
System Software
1 2 (4.76%) Hyper-V
1 2 (4.76%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 2 (4.76%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (9.52%) Microsoft
2 2 (4.76%) Citrix
2 2 (4.76%) Mitel
2 2 (4.76%) Altiris
2 2 (4.76%) BT
2 2 (4.76%) Riverbed
3 1 (2.38%) HP