The table below looks at the statistics for User Acceptance Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Portsmouth region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited User Acceptance Testing over the 3 months to 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Rank 46 68 45
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -23
Permanent jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 4 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 1.35% 0.27% 0.36%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.55% 0.30% 0.47%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 1
Average salary £25,000 £45,000 £24,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-44.44% +83.67%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
User Acceptance Testing
Hampshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Portsmouth
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
258 330 212
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 87.16% 87.53% 75.99%
Number of salaries quoted 242 307 200
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £51,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

User Acceptance Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

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

User Acceptance Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

User Acceptance Testing
Salary Trend in Portsmouth

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

User Acceptance Testing Salary Trend in Portsmouth

User Acceptance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT jobs across the Portsmouth 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 (80.00%) Software Testing
1 4 (80.00%) QA
2 3 (60.00%) SQL
3 2 (40.00%) MySQL
3 2 (40.00%) SAP
3 2 (40.00%) Windows
3 2 (40.00%) Toad
3 2 (40.00%) ISEB
3 2 (40.00%) Selenium
3 2 (40.00%) Decision Table
3 2 (40.00%) Computer Science
3 2 (40.00%) Regression Testing
3 2 (40.00%) Finance
3 2 (40.00%) Scrum
3 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (40.00%) Cucumber
3 2 (40.00%) T-Plan
3 2 (40.00%) SoapUI
3 2 (40.00%) Non-Functional Testing
3 2 (40.00%) User Stories
3 2 (40.00%) Black-Box Testing
3 2 (40.00%) Selenium IDE
3 2 (40.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (40.00%) SDLC
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (40.00%) Case Management
3 2 (40.00%) Test Scripting
3 2 (40.00%) Manual Testing
3 2 (40.00%) V-Model
3 2 (40.00%) Test Automation

User Acceptance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT jobs across the Portsmouth 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 2 (40.00%) MySQL
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Cucumber
1 2 (40.00%) Selenium
1 2 (40.00%) Selenium IDE
1 2 (40.00%) SoapUI
1 2 (40.00%) Toad
2 1 (20.00%) LoadRunner
2 1 (20.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Junior
1 2 (40.00%) Junior Software Test Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Junior Test Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Software Test Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Software Tester
1 2 (40.00%) Test Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Tester
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Test Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
1 2 (40.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Software Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) Black-Box Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Case Management
2 2 (40.00%) Decision Table
2 2 (40.00%) Manual Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Non-Functional Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Regression Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Scrum
2 2 (40.00%) SDLC
2 2 (40.00%) Test Automation
2 2 (40.00%) Test Scripting
2 2 (40.00%) User Stories
2 2 (40.00%) V-Model
3 1 (20.00%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) SQL
2 1 (20.00%) C
2 1 (20.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) ISEB
1 2 (40.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (80.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) SAP
1 2 (40.00%) T-Plan
2 1 (20.00%) HP
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft