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 26 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Rank 58 54 48
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -6
Permanent jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 5 10 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 0.98% 1.71% 3.65%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.12% 2.13% 4.36%
Number of salaries quoted 5 6 24
Average salary £40,000 £33,750 £31,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.51% +8.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £27,150 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,800 £37,500 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.26%
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
448 470 550
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 88.19% 80.20% 83.71%
Number of salaries quoted 393 402 510
Average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.66% +1.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.17% +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
Salary Histogram in Somerset

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing User Acceptance Testing across the Somerset region over the 3 months to 26 March 2015.

User Acceptance Testing Salary Histogram 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 26 March 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
Bath +5 5 £40,000 +14.28%
User Acceptance Testing
South West

User Acceptance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (37.50%) Project Management
2 3 (37.50%) Retail
2 3 (37.50%) Degree
3 2 (25.00%) .NET
3 2 (25.00%) Regression Testing
3 2 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (25.00%) .NET Framework
3 2 (25.00%) QA
3 2 (25.00%) Selenium
3 2 (25.00%) Manual Testing
3 2 (25.00%) WebDriver
3 2 (25.00%) BDD
3 2 (25.00%) Test Strategy
3 2 (25.00%) SpecFlow
4 1 (12.50%) Perl
4 1 (12.50%) PHP
4 1 (12.50%) MySQL
4 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2
4 1 (12.50%) Linux
4 1 (12.50%) Apache
4 1 (12.50%) Python
4 1 (12.50%) ISEB
4 1 (12.50%) Red Hat
4 1 (12.50%) Configuration Management
4 1 (12.50%) Service Delivery
4 1 (12.50%) Scrum
4 1 (12.50%) Ruby
4 1 (12.50%) Software Testing

User Acceptance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 1 (12.50%) Apache
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Selenium
1 2 (25.00%) WebDriver
1 2 (25.00%) SpecFlow
General
1 3 (37.50%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Test Analyst
1 4 (50.00%) Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Test Manager
2 2 (25.00%) QA Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) QA Test Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) QA Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Graduate
3 1 (12.50%) Test Leader
3 1 (12.50%) DevOps Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Technical Test Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Delivery Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Services Delivery Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Service Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) .NET
1 2 (25.00%) .NET Framework
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Linux
1 1 (12.50%) Ubuntu
1 1 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (37.50%) Project Management
3 2 (25.00%) Regression Testing
3 2 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (25.00%) Test Strategy
3 2 (25.00%) Manual Testing
3 2 (25.00%) BDD
4 1 (12.50%) Change Control
4 1 (12.50%) Performance Monitoring
4 1 (12.50%) DevOps
4 1 (12.50%) Mentoring
4 1 (12.50%) Coaching
4 1 (12.50%) Software Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Test Management
4 1 (12.50%) Test Scripting
4 1 (12.50%) Scrum
4 1 (12.50%) Service Delivery
4 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2
4 1 (12.50%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) Perl
1 1 (12.50%) PHP
1 1 (12.50%) Python
1 1 (12.50%) Ruby
1 1 (12.50%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) Degree
2 1 (12.50%) ISEB
2 1 (12.50%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) ZABBIX
1 1 (12.50%) Zenoss
1 1 (12.50%) Puppet
1 1 (12.50%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Red Hat