The first table below looks at the demand 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 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Oxford region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Rank 71 68 64
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -4
Permanent jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 2 14 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 0.26% 1.47% 0.57%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.34% 1.99% 0.79%
Number of salaries quoted 1 14 3
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £24,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +45.83%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Oxford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
583 704 509
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 76.31% 73.79% 72.61%
Number of salaries quoted 528 607 453
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £68,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
User Acceptance Testing
Oxfordshire

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 28 July 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 4 (57.14%) Test Scripting
2 3 (42.86%) JIRA
2 3 (42.86%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (42.86%) Bugzilla
2 3 (42.86%) Regression Testing
2 3 (42.86%) ISEB
2 3 (42.86%) TestDirector
2 3 (42.86%) QuickTest Pro
3 2 (28.57%) Chip and PIN
3 2 (28.57%) Project Management
3 2 (28.57%) ISTQB
3 2 (28.57%) Retail
3 2 (28.57%) Usability Testing
3 2 (28.57%) Change Management
3 2 (28.57%) Web Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (14.29%) Unit Testing
4 1 (14.29%) WCF
4 1 (14.29%) LINQ
4 1 (14.29%) IIBA
4 1 (14.29%) HTML5
4 1 (14.29%) Relational Database
4 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (14.29%) Business Analysis
4 1 (14.29%) Ajax
4 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (14.29%) MVC
4 1 (14.29%) Validation
4 1 (14.29%) C#
4 1 (14.29%) HTML

User Acceptance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) Relational Database
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 3 (42.86%) JIRA
1 3 (42.86%) Bugzilla
1 3 (42.86%) TestDirector
1 3 (42.86%) QuickTest Pro
2 1 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (14.29%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (28.57%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Analyst
2 3 (42.86%) Test Analyst
3 2 (28.57%) Business Analyst
3 2 (28.57%) Functional Test Analyst
3 2 (28.57%) Functional Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) .NET Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Junior Tester
4 1 (14.29%) Business Support Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Business Process Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Support Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Process Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Tester
4 1 (14.29%) Junior
4 1 (14.29%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) WCF
1 1 (14.29%) LINQ
1 1 (14.29%) HTML5
1 1 (14.29%) Ajax
1 1 (14.29%) HTML
1 1 (14.29%) .NET
1 1 (14.29%) ADO.NET
1 1 (14.29%) CSS
1 1 (14.29%) Web Services
1 1 (14.29%) XML
1 1 (14.29%) XSLT
1 1 (14.29%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Chip and PIN
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Test Scripting
2 3 (42.86%) Regression Testing
3 2 (28.57%) Project Management
3 2 (28.57%) Usability Testing
3 2 (28.57%) Change Management
3 2 (28.57%) Web Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Unit Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Business Analysis
4 1 (14.29%) MVC
4 1 (14.29%) Validation
4 1 (14.29%) OO
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) C#
1 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
1 1 (14.29%) T-SQL
1 1 (14.29%) VBScript
1 1 (14.29%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) ISEB
2 2 (28.57%) ISTQB
3 1 (14.29%) IIBA
Systems Management
1 3 (42.86%) HP Quality Center