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

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Rank 68 83 74
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -9
Permanent jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 9 5 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 1.19% 0.56% 1.29%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.49% 0.71% 1.63%
Number of salaries quoted 6 4 13
Average salary £36,320 £24,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+51.33% -40.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,250 £23,500 £37,000
10% offered a salary of more than £37,250 £34,650 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,125 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+5.31% +5.26%
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
606 706 797
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 80.37% 78.44% 79.15%
Number of salaries quoted 486 628 684
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 £32,500 £32,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £67,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +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 1 May 2015.

User Acceptance Testing Salary Histogram in Oxford

User Acceptance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 1 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 15 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
1 15 (60.00%) QA
2 13 (52.00%) Drupal
2 13 (52.00%) Open Source
3 8 (32.00%) JIRA
4 6 (24.00%) Selenium
4 6 (24.00%) Manual Testing
4 6 (24.00%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (24.00%) Internet
4 6 (24.00%) Project Management
4 6 (24.00%) Java
4 6 (24.00%) Microsoft
5 5 (20.00%) Publishing
6 4 (16.00%) MBA
6 4 (16.00%) Migration
6 4 (16.00%) Scrum
6 4 (16.00%) Programme Management
6 4 (16.00%) MS Office
6 4 (16.00%) COM
6 4 (16.00%) MS Excel
6 4 (16.00%) WebDriver
6 4 (16.00%) User Experience
6 4 (16.00%) Agile Project Management
6 4 (16.00%) User Stories
6 4 (16.00%) Time Management
6 4 (16.00%) Continuous Improvement
6 4 (16.00%) Management Information System
6 4 (16.00%) Finance
6 4 (16.00%) Law
6 4 (16.00%) Content Management

User Acceptance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 1 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 (52.00%) Drupal
Applications
1 4 (16.00%) MS Office
1 4 (16.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (8.00%) Adobe Campaign
Communications & Networking
1 6 (24.00%) Internet
Development Applications
1 8 (32.00%) JIRA
2 6 (24.00%) Selenium
3 4 (16.00%) WebDriver
4 2 (8.00%) Visual Studio
4 2 (8.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (20.00%) Publishing
2 4 (16.00%) Finance
2 4 (16.00%) Law
Job Titles
1 13 (52.00%) Project Manager
2 9 (36.00%) Agile Project Manager
3 6 (24.00%) Analyst
4 4 (16.00%) Tester
5 3 (12.00%) Support Analyst
6 2 (8.00%) Service Analyst
6 2 (8.00%) Process Analyst
6 2 (8.00%) Test Manager
6 2 (8.00%) Test Analyst
6 2 (8.00%) Business Process Analyst
6 2 (8.00%) Software Tester
6 2 (8.00%) Senior Tester
6 2 (8.00%) QA Tester
6 2 (8.00%) Business Analyst
6 2 (8.00%) UAT Analyst
6 2 (8.00%) Senior QA Tester
6 2 (8.00%) Customer Support Analyst
6 2 (8.00%) Customer Analyst
6 2 (8.00%) QA Leader
6 2 (8.00%) Senior Software Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (16.00%) COM
2 2 (8.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 13 (52.00%) Open Source
2 6 (24.00%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (16.00%) User Experience
3 4 (16.00%) Management Information System
3 4 (16.00%) Economics
4 2 (8.00%) Digital Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (24.00%) Manual Testing
2 6 (24.00%) Project Management
3 4 (16.00%) Migration
3 4 (16.00%) Scrum
3 4 (16.00%) Programme Management
3 4 (16.00%) Agile Project Management
3 4 (16.00%) User Stories
3 4 (16.00%) Time Management
3 4 (16.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 4 (16.00%) Content Management
3 4 (16.00%) Automated Testing
3 4 (16.00%) Software Testing
4 2 (8.00%) Service Delivery
4 2 (8.00%) Change Management
5 1 (4.00%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 6 (24.00%) Java
2 2 (8.00%) C#
2 2 (8.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (16.00%) MBA
2 2 (8.00%) ISEB
2 2 (8.00%) ISTQB
2 2 (8.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (60.00%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (24.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (8.00%) Adobe
2 2 (8.00%) HP
2 2 (8.00%) Marketo