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

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Rank 87 106 89
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -17
Permanent jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 28 15 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 1.82% 0.97% 1.77%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.16% 1.20% 2.31%
Number of salaries quoted 23 11 24
Average salary £45,000 £35,000 £36,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,882 £32,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £48,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
1295 1247 1300
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 84.09% 81.03% 76.74%
Number of salaries quoted 1048 1058 1146
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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
Salary Histogram in Oxfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing User Acceptance Testing across the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 1 September 2015.

User Acceptance Testing Salary Histogram 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 1 September 2015. 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
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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 +4 13 £38,000 -
Banbury - 6 £45,000 -
Abingdon +16 3 £50,000 -
Bicester - 1 £60,000 -
User Acceptance Testing
South East

User Acceptance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, 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 17 (34.69%) QA
2 15 (30.61%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (30.61%) Microsoft
3 14 (28.57%) SQL
4 11 (22.45%) MS Excel
5 10 (20.41%) Continuous Improvement
6 9 (18.37%) Change Management
7 8 (16.33%) JIRA
8 7 (14.29%) Selenium
8 7 (14.29%) Dynamics NAV
8 7 (14.29%) Business Analysis
8 7 (14.29%) User Stories
8 7 (14.29%) Degree
8 7 (14.29%) UML
8 7 (14.29%) Coaching
9 6 (12.24%) User Experience
9 6 (12.24%) PRINCE2
9 6 (12.24%) .NET
9 6 (12.24%) C#
9 6 (12.24%) ISEB
9 6 (12.24%) Finance
9 6 (12.24%) Manual Testing
9 6 (12.24%) Retail
10 5 (10.20%) Automated Testing
10 5 (10.20%) Software Testing
10 5 (10.20%) ISTQB
10 5 (10.20%) WebDriver
10 5 (10.20%) ERP
10 5 (10.20%) Java
10 5 (10.20%) Analytical Skills

User Acceptance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, 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 2 (4.08%) IIS
1 2 (4.08%) Node.js
Applications
1 11 (22.45%) MS Excel
2 4 (8.16%) OmniGraffle
3 3 (6.12%) MS Office
4 1 (2.04%) MS Project
4 1 (2.04%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (14.29%) Dynamics NAV
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.12%) Internet
2 2 (4.08%) DNS
3 1 (2.04%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 2 (4.08%) MongoDB
2 1 (2.04%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 8 (16.33%) JIRA
2 7 (14.29%) Selenium
3 5 (10.20%) WebDriver
4 4 (8.16%) Visual Studio
4 4 (8.16%) Git (software)
4 4 (8.16%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (4.08%) TeamCity
5 2 (4.08%) Jenkins
5 2 (4.08%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 6 (12.24%) Finance
1 6 (12.24%) Retail
2 4 (8.16%) Marketing
3 2 (4.08%) Publishing
4 1 (2.04%) Automotive
4 1 (2.04%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (2.04%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 25 (51.02%) Analyst
2 9 (18.37%) Tester
2 9 (18.37%) Consultant
2 9 (18.37%) Support Analyst
3 8 (16.33%) Business Analyst
4 5 (10.20%) Test Manager
4 5 (10.20%) QA Tester
4 5 (10.20%) Dynamics NAV Consultant
4 5 (10.20%) QA Leader
5 4 (8.16%) User Experience Architect
5 4 (8.16%) User Experience Consultant
5 4 (8.16%) Senior QA Tester
5 4 (8.16%) Junior Analyst
5 4 (8.16%) Lead Architect
5 4 (8.16%) Test Leader
5 4 (8.16%) Senior Tester
5 4 (8.16%) Navision Consultant
5 4 (8.16%) Junior
5 4 (8.16%) Architect
5 4 (8.16%) Support Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (12.24%) .NET
2 2 (4.08%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 6 (12.24%) User Experience
2 5 (10.20%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (8.16%) EPoS
4 2 (4.08%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.04%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.04%) FMCG
5 1 (2.04%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (30.61%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (20.41%) Continuous Improvement
3 9 (18.37%) Change Management
4 7 (14.29%) UML
4 7 (14.29%) Business Analysis
4 7 (14.29%) User Stories
4 7 (14.29%) Coaching
5 6 (12.24%) Manual Testing
5 6 (12.24%) PRINCE2
6 5 (10.20%) Automated Testing
6 5 (10.20%) ERP
6 5 (10.20%) Software Testing
6 5 (10.20%) Mentoring
7 4 (8.16%) Test Planning
7 4 (8.16%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (8.16%) Analytics
7 4 (8.16%) Web Analytics
7 4 (8.16%) Release Management
7 4 (8.16%) UX Design
7 4 (8.16%) Rapid Prototyping
Programming Languages
1 14 (28.57%) SQL
2 6 (12.24%) C#
3 5 (10.20%) Java
4 2 (4.08%) JavaScript
4 2 (4.08%) Perl
4 2 (4.08%) PL/SQL
4 2 (4.08%) Python
4 2 (4.08%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 7 (14.29%) Degree
2 6 (12.24%) ISEB
3 5 (10.20%) ISTQB
4 1 (2.04%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (2.04%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (34.69%) QA
Vendors
1 15 (30.61%) Microsoft