The table below looks at the statistics for User Acceptance Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited User Acceptance Testing over the 3 months to 30 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Rank 74 70 72
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +2
Permanent jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 2 17 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 0.28% 1.86% 0.85%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.36% 2.41% 1.07%
Number of salaries quoted 1 11 2
Average salary £39,000 £48,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-19.58% -11.81%
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.49% +2.66%
User Acceptance Testing
Oxfordshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Oxford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
549 706 749
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 78.21% 77.41% 79.43%
Number of salaries quoted 460 621 676
Average salary £45,000 £41,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.43% -7.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

User Acceptance Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

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

User Acceptance Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

User Acceptance Testing
Salary Trend in Oxford

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

User Acceptance Testing Salary Trend in Oxford

User Acceptance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT jobs across the Oxford 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 3 (60.00%) Test Scripting
2 2 (40.00%) Project Management
2 2 (40.00%) ISEB
3 1 (20.00%) Regression Testing
3 1 (20.00%) MVC
3 1 (20.00%) Workflow
3 1 (20.00%) Law
3 1 (20.00%) Bugzilla
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (20.00%) Ajax
3 1 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (20.00%) ISTQB
3 1 (20.00%) Degree
3 1 (20.00%) JIRA
3 1 (20.00%) QA
3 1 (20.00%) WCF
3 1 (20.00%) LINQ
3 1 (20.00%) Unit Testing
3 1 (20.00%) C#
3 1 (20.00%) HTML
3 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (20.00%) T-SQL
3 1 (20.00%) VBScript
3 1 (20.00%) VB.NET
3 1 (20.00%) .NET
3 1 (20.00%) MS Office
3 1 (20.00%) Visual Studio
3 1 (20.00%) ADO.NET

User Acceptance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT jobs across the Oxford 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 1 (20.00%) MS Office
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (20.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Visual Studio
1 1 (20.00%) TestDirector
1 1 (20.00%) QuickTest Pro
1 1 (20.00%) Bugzilla
1 1 (20.00%) JIRA
1 1 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (20.00%) TestLink
General
1 1 (20.00%) Law
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Test Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) .NET Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Junior Tester
2 1 (20.00%) Test Leader
2 1 (20.00%) QA Leader
2 1 (20.00%) Business Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Tester
2 1 (20.00%) Junior
2 1 (20.00%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) HTML
1 1 (20.00%) .NET
1 1 (20.00%) ADO.NET
1 1 (20.00%) CSS
1 1 (20.00%) Web Services
1 1 (20.00%) XML
1 1 (20.00%) XSLT
1 1 (20.00%) WSDL
1 1 (20.00%) Ajax
1 1 (20.00%) WCF
1 1 (20.00%) LINQ
1 1 (20.00%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Test Scripting
2 2 (40.00%) Project Management
3 1 (20.00%) Regression Testing
3 1 (20.00%) MVC
3 1 (20.00%) Workflow
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (20.00%) Unit Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Waterfall
3 1 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (20.00%) User Stories
3 1 (20.00%) UML
3 1 (20.00%) OO
3 1 (20.00%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) C#
1 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (20.00%) T-SQL
1 1 (20.00%) VBScript
1 1 (20.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) ISEB
2 1 (20.00%) ISTQB
2 1 (20.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Progress
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
Oxford
Jumar Solutions
Salary: £38000 - £40000 per annum + car and bonus
Posted: 26 days ago