The table below looks at the statistics for User Acceptance Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Somerset region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited User Acceptance Testing over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Rank 62 67 65
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -2
Permanent jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 2 3 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 0.40% 0.49% 2.02%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.48% 0.60% 2.39%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 13
Average salary £36,750 £31,800 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.56% -2.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,150 £31,800 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £39,350 £31,800 £34,900
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +5.26%
User Acceptance Testing
South West

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Somerset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
420 497 586
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 83.67% 81.74% 84.56%
Number of salaries quoted 379 414 553
Average salary £35,500 £37,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.33% -3.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,350 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

User Acceptance Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

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

User Acceptance Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

User Acceptance Testing
Salary Trend in Somerset

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

User Acceptance Testing Salary Trend in Somerset

User Acceptance Testing
Job Locations in Somerset

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 Somerset region over the 3 months to 30 January 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
(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
Taunton -2 2 £36,750 +15.56%
User Acceptance Testing
South West

User Acceptance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Somerset 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 12 (92.31%) .NET
1 12 (92.31%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (61.54%) .NET Framework
2 8 (61.54%) Selenium
2 8 (61.54%) Stakeholder Management
2 8 (61.54%) WebDriver
2 8 (61.54%) BDD
2 8 (61.54%) SpecFlow
3 4 (30.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (30.77%) SQL Server 2005
3 4 (30.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (30.77%) jQuery
3 4 (30.77%) Unit Testing
3 4 (30.77%) Test Scripting
3 4 (30.77%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 4 (30.77%) PowerShell
3 4 (30.77%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (30.77%) MVC
3 4 (30.77%) C#
3 4 (30.77%) HTML
3 4 (30.77%) JavaScript
3 4 (30.77%) SQL Server
3 4 (30.77%) MS Office
3 4 (30.77%) Visual Studio
3 4 (30.77%) XSLT
3 4 (30.77%) ITIL
3 4 (30.77%) PRINCE2
3 4 (30.77%) SharePoint
3 4 (30.77%) Microsoft
3 4 (30.77%) Analytical Skills

User Acceptance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Somerset 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 4 (30.77%) SharePoint
1 4 (30.77%) K2 blackpearl
Applications
1 4 (30.77%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (30.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 4 (30.77%) SQL Server 2005
1 4 (30.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 4 (30.77%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 4 (30.77%) SQL Server 2008
1 4 (30.77%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (61.54%) Selenium
1 8 (61.54%) WebDriver
1 8 (61.54%) SpecFlow
2 4 (30.77%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (7.69%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (61.54%) Analyst
1 8 (61.54%) Test Analyst
2 7 (53.85%) Technical Test Analyst
2 7 (53.85%) Technical Analyst
3 4 (30.77%) SharePoint Developer
3 4 (30.77%) Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Services Delivery Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Service Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (92.31%) .NET
2 8 (61.54%) .NET Framework
3 4 (30.77%) jQuery
3 4 (30.77%) HTML
3 4 (30.77%) XSLT
3 4 (30.77%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 4 (30.77%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (92.31%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (61.54%) Stakeholder Management
2 8 (61.54%) BDD
3 4 (30.77%) Unit Testing
3 4 (30.77%) Test Scripting
3 4 (30.77%) MVC
3 4 (30.77%) ITIL
3 4 (30.77%) PRINCE2
4 1 (7.69%) Change Control
4 1 (7.69%) Automation Testing
4 1 (7.69%) Project Management
4 1 (7.69%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 4 (30.77%) PowerShell
1 4 (30.77%) C#
1 4 (30.77%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 4 (30.77%) Microsoft