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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Rank 65 74 71
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -3
Permanent jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 13 2 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 1.71% 0.27% 1.47%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.18% 0.34% 1.93%
Number of salaries quoted 9 1 14
Average salary £38,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £40,000 £26,450
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £40,000 £48,500
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
596 591 724
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 78.52% 78.49% 75.89%
Number of salaries quoted 480 535 625
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,995
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.67%

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 31 July 2015.

User Acceptance Testing Salary Histogram in Oxford

User Acceptance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 13 (56.52%) QA
2 11 (47.83%) Microsoft
3 8 (34.78%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (30.43%) MS Excel
4 7 (30.43%) Project Management
4 7 (30.43%) User Experience
5 6 (26.09%) JIRA
6 5 (21.74%) SQL
6 5 (21.74%) Selenium
6 5 (21.74%) Degree
7 4 (17.39%) Marketing
7 4 (17.39%) Manual Testing
7 4 (17.39%) Drupal
7 4 (17.39%) UX Design
7 4 (17.39%) WebDriver
7 4 (17.39%) Rapid Prototyping
7 4 (17.39%) Open Source
7 4 (17.39%) Information Architecture
7 4 (17.39%) OmniGraffle
7 4 (17.39%) Java
7 4 (17.39%) ISEB
7 4 (17.39%) Change Management
7 4 (17.39%) Dynamics NAV
8 3 (13.04%) Retail
8 3 (13.04%) Automated Testing
8 3 (13.04%) Management Information System
8 3 (13.04%) Finance
8 3 (13.04%) C#
8 3 (13.04%) Internet
8 3 (13.04%) .NET

User Acceptance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 4 (17.39%) Drupal
2 2 (8.70%) IIS
3 1 (4.35%) Node.js
Applications
1 7 (30.43%) MS Excel
2 4 (17.39%) OmniGraffle
3 3 (13.04%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (17.39%) Dynamics NAV
Communications & Networking
1 3 (13.04%) Internet
2 2 (8.70%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.35%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 6 (26.09%) JIRA
2 5 (21.74%) Selenium
3 4 (17.39%) WebDriver
4 3 (13.04%) Git (software)
5 2 (8.70%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (8.70%) TeamCity
5 2 (8.70%) Visual Studio
6 1 (4.35%) Jenkins
General
1 4 (17.39%) Marketing
2 3 (13.04%) Retail
2 3 (13.04%) Finance
3 2 (8.70%) Law
3 2 (8.70%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 9 (39.13%) Analyst
2 6 (26.09%) Consultant
2 6 (26.09%) Support Analyst
3 5 (21.74%) Tester
4 4 (17.39%) Architect
4 4 (17.39%) Project Manager
4 4 (17.39%) Lead Architect
4 4 (17.39%) User Experience Architect
4 4 (17.39%) User Experience Consultant
5 3 (13.04%) Test Leader
5 3 (13.04%) QA Leader
5 3 (13.04%) Senior QA Tester
5 3 (13.04%) Senior Tester
5 3 (13.04%) QA Tester
6 2 (8.70%) Service Analyst
6 2 (8.70%) Business Analyst
6 2 (8.70%) Desktop Support
6 2 (8.70%) Software Tester
6 2 (8.70%) Desktop Support Analyst
6 2 (8.70%) Desktop Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (13.04%) .NET
1 3 (13.04%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 7 (30.43%) User Experience
2 3 (13.04%) Management Information System
3 2 (8.70%) Economics
4 1 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (4.35%) EPoS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (34.78%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (30.43%) Project Management
3 4 (17.39%) Change Management
3 4 (17.39%) Manual Testing
3 4 (17.39%) UX Design
3 4 (17.39%) Rapid Prototyping
3 4 (17.39%) Open Source
3 4 (17.39%) Information Architecture
4 3 (13.04%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (13.04%) SDLC
4 3 (13.04%) Time Management
4 3 (13.04%) Automated Testing
5 2 (8.70%) Content Management
5 2 (8.70%) Load Balancing
5 2 (8.70%) Test Scripting
5 2 (8.70%) Migration
5 2 (8.70%) Scrum
5 2 (8.70%) Programme Management
5 2 (8.70%) Service Delivery
5 2 (8.70%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 5 (21.74%) SQL
2 4 (17.39%) Java
3 3 (13.04%) C#
4 2 (8.70%) PowerShell
5 1 (4.35%) JavaScript
5 1 (4.35%) Perl
5 1 (4.35%) Python
Qualifications
1 5 (21.74%) Degree
2 4 (17.39%) ISEB
3 3 (13.04%) ISTQB
4 2 (8.70%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (56.52%) QA
Vendors
1 11 (47.83%) Microsoft
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Posted: 4 days ago
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