The table below looks at the statistics for User Acceptance Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Oxfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited User Acceptance Testing over the 3 months to 23 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Rank 104 97 115
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +18
Permanent jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 7 23 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 0.47% 1.29% 0.71%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.59% 1.69% 0.91%
Number of salaries quoted 5 12 7
Average salary £40,500 £48,250 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.06% +48.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,600 £32,550 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,492 £65,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +6.66%
User Acceptance Testing
South East

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Oxfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1179 1360 1422
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 78.76% 76.45% 77.49%
Number of salaries quoted 980 1177 1301
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

User Acceptance Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

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

User Acceptance Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

User Acceptance Testing
Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

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

User Acceptance Testing Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

User Acceptance Testing
Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing User Acceptance Testing within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 23 October 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oxford +2 2 £39,000 -37.60%
Burford - 2 £42,492 -
Banbury +5 1 £40,500 -15.62%
Abingdon - 1 - -
Thame - 1 £30,000 -
User Acceptance Testing
South East

User Acceptance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, IT jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 (52.00%) .NET
2 11 (44.00%) HTML
3 10 (40.00%) Java
3 10 (40.00%) C#
3 10 (40.00%) SQL Server
3 10 (40.00%) XML
3 10 (40.00%) QA
3 10 (40.00%) Unit Testing
3 10 (40.00%) Test Scripting
4 9 (36.00%) HTML5
4 9 (36.00%) WCF
4 9 (36.00%) OO
4 9 (36.00%) CSS
4 9 (36.00%) T-SQL
4 9 (36.00%) JavaScript
4 9 (36.00%) Web Services
4 9 (36.00%) Ajax
5 8 (32.00%) Finance
5 8 (32.00%) SQL
5 8 (32.00%) VBScript
5 8 (32.00%) Visual Studio
5 8 (32.00%) SQL Server 2008
5 8 (32.00%) Team Foundation Server
6 7 (28.00%) LINQ
6 7 (28.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 7 (28.00%) Relational Database
6 7 (28.00%) ADO.NET
6 7 (28.00%) VB.NET
6 7 (28.00%) XSLT
6 7 (28.00%) WSDL

User Acceptance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, IT jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 6 (24.00%) WebSphere
2 2 (8.00%) SharePoint 2013
2 2 (8.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (12.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (4.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 8 (32.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (28.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 7 (28.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 7 (28.00%) Relational Database
4 6 (24.00%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (8.00%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (8.00%) MySQL
5 2 (8.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 8 (32.00%) Visual Studio
1 8 (32.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (16.00%) Selenium
3 2 (8.00%) JIRA
3 2 (8.00%) QuickTest Pro
3 2 (8.00%) WebDriver
4 1 (4.00%) Selenium IDE
4 1 (4.00%) Bugzilla
General
1 8 (32.00%) Finance
2 2 (8.00%) Dutch Language
3 1 (4.00%) Financial Institution
3 1 (4.00%) Law
3 1 (4.00%) Publishing
3 1 (4.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 9 (36.00%) Developer
1 9 (36.00%) .NET Developer
2 5 (20.00%) C# Developer
2 5 (20.00%) C# .NET Developer
3 4 (16.00%) QA Leader
3 4 (16.00%) Analyst
4 3 (12.00%) Test Analyst
4 3 (12.00%) Tester
4 3 (12.00%) Software Test Analyst
4 3 (12.00%) Test Leader
5 2 (8.00%) Senior Architect
5 2 (8.00%) C# Architect
5 2 (8.00%) Senior Web Developer
5 2 (8.00%) Support Manager
5 2 (8.00%) Junior Tester
5 2 (8.00%) Applications Manager
5 2 (8.00%) C# Web Developer
5 2 (8.00%) Senior .NET Web Developer
5 2 (8.00%) Web Architect
5 2 (8.00%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (52.00%) .NET
2 11 (44.00%) HTML
3 10 (40.00%) XML
4 9 (36.00%) Web Services
4 9 (36.00%) CSS
4 9 (36.00%) Ajax
4 9 (36.00%) WCF
4 9 (36.00%) HTML5
5 7 (28.00%) LINQ
5 7 (28.00%) XSLT
5 7 (28.00%) WSDL
5 7 (28.00%) ADO.NET
6 6 (24.00%) SOAP
6 6 (24.00%) .NET Framework
7 2 (8.00%) jQuery
7 2 (8.00%) Mason
7 2 (8.00%) Visualforce
7 2 (8.00%) DOM
7 2 (8.00%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (40.00%) Test Scripting
1 10 (40.00%) Unit Testing
2 9 (36.00%) OO
3 7 (28.00%) MVC
4 3 (12.00%) Project Management
4 3 (12.00%) Automated Testing
4 3 (12.00%) Software Testing
5 2 (8.00%) Requirements Analysis
5 2 (8.00%) Performance Testing
5 2 (8.00%) Automation Testing
6 1 (4.00%) Mentoring
6 1 (4.00%) Integration Testing
6 1 (4.00%) UML
6 1 (4.00%) Workflow
6 1 (4.00%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (4.00%) Test Automation
6 1 (4.00%) Waterfall
6 1 (4.00%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (4.00%) Test Strategy
6 1 (4.00%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 10 (40.00%) C#
1 10 (40.00%) Java
2 9 (36.00%) JavaScript
2 9 (36.00%) T-SQL
3 8 (32.00%) VBScript
3 8 (32.00%) SQL
4 7 (28.00%) VB.NET
5 2 (8.00%) Apex Code
6 1 (4.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (16.00%) ISEB
2 3 (12.00%) ISTQB
3 1 (4.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (40.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (4.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (16.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (8.00%) Salesforce.com
2 2 (8.00%) Oracle
3 1 (4.00%) Progress