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

Location
3 months to
26 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Rank 68 85 77
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -8
Permanent jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 8 4 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 1.09% 0.44% 0.97%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.34% 0.56% 1.24%
Number of salaries quoted 5 3 10
Average salary £32,500 £23,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+38.29% -41.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £23,500 £36,550
10% offered a salary of more than £35,918 £24,300 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
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
597 716 804
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 81.11% 79.47% 78.29%
Number of salaries quoted 478 651 688
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £31,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.25%

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
Salary Histogram in Oxford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing User Acceptance Testing across the Oxford region over the 3 months to 26 May 2015.

User Acceptance Testing Salary Histogram in Oxford

User Acceptance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, 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 16 (61.54%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (57.69%) QA
3 13 (50.00%) Drupal
3 13 (50.00%) Open Source
4 7 (26.92%) JIRA
4 7 (26.92%) Microsoft
5 6 (23.08%) Project Management
5 6 (23.08%) Selenium
6 5 (19.23%) Manual Testing
6 5 (19.23%) Publishing
6 5 (19.23%) Internet
6 5 (19.23%) MS Excel
6 5 (19.23%) Java
6 5 (19.23%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (15.38%) WebDriver
7 4 (15.38%) User Experience
7 4 (15.38%) Agile Project Management
7 4 (15.38%) MS Office
7 4 (15.38%) COM
7 4 (15.38%) MBA
7 4 (15.38%) Migration
7 4 (15.38%) Scrum
7 4 (15.38%) Programme Management
7 4 (15.38%) Management Information System
7 4 (15.38%) Finance
7 4 (15.38%) Law
7 4 (15.38%) Time Management
7 4 (15.38%) Continuous Improvement
7 4 (15.38%) Economics
7 4 (15.38%) Content Management

User Acceptance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 13 (50.00%) Drupal
2 1 (3.85%) Node.js
Applications
1 5 (19.23%) MS Excel
2 4 (15.38%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (7.69%) Adobe Campaign
2 1 (3.85%) Dynamics NAV
Communications & Networking
1 5 (19.23%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.85%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 7 (26.92%) JIRA
2 6 (23.08%) Selenium
3 4 (15.38%) WebDriver
4 2 (7.69%) Visual Studio
4 2 (7.69%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (3.85%) Git (software)
5 1 (3.85%) Jenkins
General
1 5 (19.23%) Publishing
2 4 (15.38%) Finance
2 4 (15.38%) Law
3 1 (3.85%) Retail
Job Titles
1 13 (50.00%) Project Manager
2 9 (34.62%) Agile Project Manager
3 6 (23.08%) Analyst
4 5 (19.23%) Tester
5 4 (15.38%) Support Analyst
6 2 (7.69%) Service Analyst
6 2 (7.69%) Process Analyst
6 2 (7.69%) Software Tester
6 2 (7.69%) Business Analyst
6 2 (7.69%) Senior Tester
6 2 (7.69%) QA Tester
6 2 (7.69%) Senior QA Tester
6 2 (7.69%) Customer Support Analyst
6 2 (7.69%) UAT Analyst
6 2 (7.69%) Customer Analyst
6 2 (7.69%) Test Manager
6 2 (7.69%) Business Process Analyst
6 2 (7.69%) Test Leader
6 2 (7.69%) QA Leader
6 2 (7.69%) Senior Software Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (15.38%) COM
2 2 (7.69%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (19.23%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (15.38%) User Experience
2 4 (15.38%) Management Information System
2 4 (15.38%) Economics
3 2 (7.69%) Digital Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (61.54%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (50.00%) Open Source
3 6 (23.08%) Project Management
4 5 (19.23%) Manual Testing
5 4 (15.38%) Time Management
5 4 (15.38%) Continuous Improvement
5 4 (15.38%) Agile Project Management
5 4 (15.38%) Migration
5 4 (15.38%) Scrum
5 4 (15.38%) Programme Management
5 4 (15.38%) Content Management
6 3 (11.54%) Automated Testing
6 3 (11.54%) Software Testing
6 3 (11.54%) User Stories
6 3 (11.54%) SDLC
7 2 (7.69%) Operational Acceptance Testing
7 2 (7.69%) Service Delivery
7 2 (7.69%) Change Management
8 1 (3.85%) Test Scripting
8 1 (3.85%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 5 (19.23%) Java
2 2 (7.69%) SQL
2 2 (7.69%) C#
3 1 (3.85%) Python
3 1 (3.85%) JavaScript
3 1 (3.85%) Perl
Qualifications
1 4 (15.38%) MBA
2 2 (7.69%) ISTQB
2 2 (7.69%) Degree
2 2 (7.69%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (57.69%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (26.92%) Microsoft
2 2 (7.69%) Adobe
2 2 (7.69%) HP
2 2 (7.69%) Marketo