The table below looks at the statistics for User Acceptance Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited User Acceptance Testing over the 3 months to 28 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Rank 162 148 151
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +3
Permanent jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 34 34 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.88% 1.00% 1.08%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.10% 1.26% 1.39%
Number of salaries quoted 29 31 39
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,100 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
User Acceptance Testing
South East

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Hampshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
3097 2702 3245
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 79.88% 79.10% 77.59%
Number of salaries quoted 2661 2252 2777
Average salary £42,500 £41,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.40% -2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £59,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

User Acceptance Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

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

User Acceptance Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

User Acceptance Testing
Salary Trend in Hampshire

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

User Acceptance Testing Salary Trend in Hampshire

User Acceptance Testing
Salary Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing User Acceptance Testing across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 28 November 2014.

User Acceptance Testing Salary Histogram in Hampshire

User Acceptance Testing
Job Locations in Hampshire

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 Hampshire region over the 3 months to 28 November 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
Southampton +6 10 £38,750 -8.82%
Basingstoke 0 3 £52,500 +16.66% 1
Farnborough - 3 £45,000 -
Winchester -1 2 £34,000 -39.82%
Portsmouth - 2 £33,500 -
Petersfield - 1 £33,500 -
User Acceptance Testing
South East

User Acceptance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT jobs across the Hampshire 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 44 (44.90%) Agile Software Development
1 44 (44.90%) SQL
2 28 (28.57%) QA
2 28 (28.57%) User Stories
3 27 (27.55%) Selenium
4 26 (26.53%) Microsoft
5 22 (22.45%) Automation Testing
6 21 (21.43%) System Testing
6 21 (21.43%) QuickTest Pro
7 20 (20.41%) TDD
7 20 (20.41%) JIRA
7 20 (20.41%) Gherkin
8 19 (19.39%) Degree
8 19 (19.39%) BDD
8 19 (19.39%) Continuous Improvement
8 19 (19.39%) Regression Testing
9 17 (17.35%) Scrum
9 17 (17.35%) ITIL
10 16 (16.33%) SAP
10 16 (16.33%) Retail
10 16 (16.33%) Test Management
10 16 (16.33%) Mobile App
11 15 (15.31%) Automated Testing
11 15 (15.31%) C#
11 15 (15.31%) ISEB
12 13 (13.27%) Python
12 13 (13.27%) HTML
12 13 (13.27%) Java
12 13 (13.27%) .NET
12 13 (13.27%) Visual Studio

User Acceptance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT jobs across the Hampshire 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 10 (10.20%) MS Excel
2 9 (9.18%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (3.06%) SAP R/3
1 3 (3.06%) HFM
1 3 (3.06%) Hyperion Planning
1 3 (3.06%) SAP BPC
2 2 (2.04%) Oracle Payables
2 2 (2.04%) Oracle Receivables
2 2 (2.04%) Oracle Cash Management
2 2 (2.04%) Oracle Assets
2 2 (2.04%) Oracle E-Business Tax
2 2 (2.04%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (2.04%) Oracle Applications
2 2 (2.04%) Oracle 11i
Cloud Services
1 10 (10.20%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (9.18%) HTTP
1 9 (9.18%) Firewall
2 4 (4.08%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (12.24%) SQL Server
2 6 (6.12%) SAP BW
3 3 (3.06%) SAP BI
3 3 (3.06%) Essbase
3 3 (3.06%) Oracle Reports
3 3 (3.06%) BusinessObjects
3 3 (3.06%) Oracle ODI
3 3 (3.06%) Hyperion Smart View
4 2 (2.04%) MySQL
4 2 (2.04%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (2.04%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (2.04%) MongoDB
4 2 (2.04%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 27 (27.55%) Selenium
2 21 (21.43%) QuickTest Pro
3 20 (20.41%) JIRA
4 13 (13.27%) Visual Studio
5 12 (12.24%) Git (software)
6 11 (11.22%) Cucumber
6 11 (11.22%) LoadRunner
7 9 (9.18%) Selenium IDE
8 5 (5.10%) SilkTest
8 5 (5.10%) Rational Functional Tester
8 5 (5.10%) WebDriver
9 3 (3.06%) Behat
9 3 (3.06%) Jenkins
9 3 (3.06%) Ant
9 3 (3.06%) Maven
10 2 (2.04%) WATIR
10 2 (2.04%) FitNesse
11 1 (1.02%) Team Foundation Server
11 1 (1.02%) VSS/SourceSafe
11 1 (1.02%) TestLink
General
1 16 (16.33%) Retail
2 13 (13.27%) Finance
3 4 (4.08%) Manufacturing
4 2 (2.04%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.02%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 50 (51.02%) Analyst
2 20 (20.41%) Test Analyst
3 17 (17.35%) Business Analyst
4 11 (11.22%) Applications Support
5 8 (8.16%) Applications Specialist
5 8 (8.16%) Support Analyst
5 8 (8.16%) Applications Support Analyst
5 8 (8.16%) Test Engineer
5 8 (8.16%) Developer
6 7 (7.14%) Senior Test Engineer
6 7 (7.14%) Senior Test Analyst
6 7 (7.14%) Senior Analyst
6 7 (7.14%) Project Manager
7 6 (6.12%) Software Developer
7 6 (6.12%) Test Manager
7 6 (6.12%) Systems Analyst
7 6 (6.12%) Test Leader
8 5 (5.10%) Deployment Engineer
9 4 (4.08%) Consultant
9 4 (4.08%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (20.41%) Gherkin
2 13 (13.27%) HTML
2 13 (13.27%) .NET
2 13 (13.27%) XML
3 4 (4.08%) CSS
3 4 (4.08%) Web Services
4 2 (2.04%) ASP.NET
4 2 (2.04%) Ajax
5 1 (1.02%) .NET Framework
5 1 (1.02%) COM
5 1 (1.02%) XSL
5 1 (1.02%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 16 (16.33%) Mobile App
2 7 (7.14%) User Experience
2 7 (7.14%) PKI
3 6 (6.12%) EPoS
3 6 (6.12%) Management Information System
4 3 (3.06%) Data Integration
4 3 (3.06%) GIS
5 2 (2.04%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.02%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 11 (11.22%) Linux
2 9 (9.18%) Windows
3 2 (2.04%) UNIX
4 1 (1.02%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (1.02%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (44.90%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (28.57%) User Stories
3 22 (22.45%) Automation Testing
4 21 (21.43%) System Testing
5 20 (20.41%) TDD
6 19 (19.39%) Regression Testing
6 19 (19.39%) BDD
6 19 (19.39%) Continuous Improvement
7 17 (17.35%) Scrum
7 17 (17.35%) ITIL
8 16 (16.33%) Test Management
9 15 (15.31%) Automated Testing
10 12 (12.24%) Test Scripting
11 11 (11.22%) Web Testing
11 11 (11.22%) Penetration Testing
11 11 (11.22%) Project Management
12 7 (7.14%) Migration
12 7 (7.14%) Unit Testing
12 7 (7.14%) Test Strategy
12 7 (7.14%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 44 (44.90%) SQL
2 15 (15.31%) C#
3 13 (13.27%) Java
3 13 (13.27%) Python
4 12 (12.24%) JavaScript
5 11 (11.22%) PHP
6 9 (9.18%) C++
7 3 (3.06%) VBScript
7 3 (3.06%) PL/SQL
8 2 (2.04%) C
8 2 (2.04%) VB
8 2 (2.04%) Perl
9 1 (1.02%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 19 (19.39%) Degree
2 15 (15.31%) ISEB
3 8 (8.16%) ISTQB
4 5 (5.10%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 5 (5.10%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (5.10%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (5.10%) MCSA
4 5 (5.10%) CCNA
5 4 (4.08%) Security Cleared
6 2 (2.04%) PMP
6 2 (2.04%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (28.57%) QA
2 7 (7.14%) SLA
3 1 (1.02%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.02%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 2 (2.04%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (2.04%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (2.04%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 26 (26.53%) Microsoft
2 16 (16.33%) SAP
3 5 (5.10%) Cisco
3 5 (5.10%) Oracle
3 5 (5.10%) HP
3 5 (5.10%) ProCurve
4 3 (3.06%) Hyperion
4 3 (3.06%) Informatica
4 3 (3.06%) Salesforce.com
4 3 (3.06%) webMethods
4 3 (3.06%) Business Objects
5 2 (2.04%) VMware
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Connectus
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + pension
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