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 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Rank 72 56 51
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -5
Permanent jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 7 1 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 1.80% 0.25% 2.33%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.17% 0.33% 3.40%
Number of salaries quoted 7 0 8
Average salary £33,500 - £26,250
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 - £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 - £33,100
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,250 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.91% +4.66%
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
323 299 235
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 83.25% 75.51% 68.31%
Number of salaries quoted 238 270 201
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 18 September 2014, 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 11 (52.38%) SQL
1 11 (52.38%) Degree
2 10 (47.62%) Microsoft
3 9 (42.86%) ISEB
3 9 (42.86%) .NET
4 8 (38.10%) MS Excel
4 8 (38.10%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (28.57%) ISTQB
5 6 (28.57%) Java
5 6 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (23.81%) C++
6 5 (23.81%) Visual Studio
6 5 (23.81%) Software Testing
6 5 (23.81%) Computer Science
6 5 (23.81%) Mobile App
6 5 (23.81%) Mobile Application Development
6 5 (23.81%) Test Planning
7 4 (19.05%) MS Visio
7 4 (19.05%) Project Management
7 4 (19.05%) Back Office
7 4 (19.05%) Finance
8 3 (14.29%) Windows
8 3 (14.29%) QA
8 3 (14.29%) Test Scripting
8 3 (14.29%) Security Cleared
8 3 (14.29%) Waterfall
8 3 (14.29%) Business Analysis
8 3 (14.29%) User Stories
9 2 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
9 2 (9.52%) Dynamics CRM

User Acceptance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, 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.

Applications
1 8 (38.10%) MS Excel
2 4 (19.05%) MS Visio
3 1 (4.76%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (9.52%) Dynamics CRM
Development Applications
1 5 (23.81%) Visual Studio
2 1 (4.76%) Bugzilla
2 1 (4.76%) QuickTest Pro
2 1 (4.76%) WebDriver
2 1 (4.76%) Rational Functional Tester
2 1 (4.76%) Selenium
2 1 (4.76%) SilkTest
2 1 (4.76%) JIRA
General
1 4 (19.05%) Back Office
1 4 (19.05%) Finance
2 1 (4.76%) Retail
2 1 (4.76%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (33.33%) Test Leader
2 6 (28.57%) Analyst
3 5 (23.81%) Developer
3 5 (23.81%) Software Developer
4 4 (19.05%) Test Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) Integration Manager
5 2 (9.52%) Integration Project Manager
5 2 (9.52%) Test Manager
5 2 (9.52%) Project Manager
5 2 (9.52%) Business Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) Tester
6 1 (4.76%) Junior
6 1 (4.76%) Business Systems Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Systems Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Senior Software Tester
6 1 (4.76%) Lead Tester
6 1 (4.76%) Software Tester
6 1 (4.76%) Senior Tester
6 1 (4.76%) Software Project Manager
6 1 (4.76%) UAT Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (42.86%) .NET
2 1 (4.76%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 5 (23.81%) Computer Science
1 5 (23.81%) Mobile App
2 2 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.76%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (38.10%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (23.81%) Software Testing
3 5 (23.81%) Mobile Application Development
3 5 (23.81%) Test Planning
4 4 (19.05%) Project Management
5 3 (14.29%) Test Scripting
5 3 (14.29%) Waterfall
5 3 (14.29%) Business Analysis
5 3 (14.29%) User Stories
6 2 (9.52%) Product Management
6 2 (9.52%) PRINCE2
6 2 (9.52%) CRM
7 1 (4.76%) Regression Testing
7 1 (4.76%) Scrum
7 1 (4.76%) Test Strategy
7 1 (4.76%) Functional Testing
7 1 (4.76%) Test Automation
7 1 (4.76%) Manual Testing
7 1 (4.76%) Risk Analysis
Programming Languages
1 11 (52.38%) SQL
2 6 (28.57%) Java
3 5 (23.81%) C++
4 1 (4.76%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 11 (52.38%) Degree
2 9 (42.86%) ISEB
3 6 (28.57%) ISTQB
4 3 (14.29%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (14.29%) QA
Vendors
1 10 (47.62%) Microsoft
2 2 (9.52%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (4.76%) SAP
3 1 (4.76%) Twitter
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