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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Rank 67 67 43
Rank change year-on-year
0 -24
Permanent jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 6 10 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 0.98% 1.32% 2.68%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.22% 1.59% 3.41%
Number of salaries quoted 1 9 14
Average salary £32,500 £31,500 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.17% -1.56%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
491 628 410
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 80.49% 83.07% 78.54%
Number of salaries quoted 400 524 368
Average salary £40,000 £41,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.61% +10.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £57,500
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 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 28 August 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
Street +13 3 - -
Bath +7 1 - - 1
Wells - 1 £32,500 -
User Acceptance Testing
South West

User Acceptance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (50.00%) ISTQB
2 9 (50.00%) Test Management
3 8 (44.44%) ISEB
4 7 (38.89%) Linux
5 6 (33.33%) Degree
5 6 (33.33%) Regression Testing
5 6 (33.33%) Test Strategy
6 5 (27.78%) Disaster Recovery
6 5 (27.78%) QA
6 5 (27.78%) PRINCE2
6 5 (27.78%) SAP
7 4 (22.22%) Apache
7 4 (22.22%) Python
7 4 (22.22%) Perl
7 4 (22.22%) PHP
7 4 (22.22%) MySQL
7 4 (22.22%) Red Hat
7 4 (22.22%) Configuration Management
7 4 (22.22%) Ruby
7 4 (22.22%) Software Testing
7 4 (22.22%) Scrum
7 4 (22.22%) Opscode Chef
7 4 (22.22%) Performance Monitoring
7 4 (22.22%) DevOps
7 4 (22.22%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 4 (22.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (22.22%) ZABBIX
7 4 (22.22%) Zenoss
7 4 (22.22%) Bash Shell

User Acceptance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 (22.22%) Apache
2 3 (16.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (16.67%) MS Office
1 3 (16.67%) MS Excel
1 3 (16.67%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (22.22%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (16.67%) HP UFT
1 3 (16.67%) SilkTest
1 3 (16.67%) Selenium
1 3 (16.67%) Rational Functional Tester
General
1 3 (16.67%) Banking
2 2 (11.11%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (33.33%) Analyst
1 6 (33.33%) Test Manager
2 5 (27.78%) Test Analyst
3 4 (22.22%) DevOps Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Graduate
4 2 (11.11%) Tester
4 2 (11.11%) QA Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) QA Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) QA Test Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) SAP Business Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Senior Test Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Senior Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Software Tester
5 1 (5.56%) Systems Tester
5 1 (5.56%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (16.67%) HTML
1 3 (16.67%) .NET
1 3 (16.67%) SOAP
1 3 (16.67%) Web Services
1 3 (16.67%) XML
1 3 (16.67%) XBRL
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.56%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 7 (38.89%) Linux
2 4 (22.22%) Ubuntu
2 4 (22.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (16.67%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (50.00%) Test Management
3 6 (33.33%) Test Strategy
3 6 (33.33%) Regression Testing
4 5 (27.78%) Disaster Recovery
4 5 (27.78%) PRINCE2
5 4 (22.22%) Configuration Management
5 4 (22.22%) Scrum
5 4 (22.22%) Software Testing
5 4 (22.22%) Performance Monitoring
5 4 (22.22%) DevOps
5 4 (22.22%) Waterfall
6 3 (16.67%) Software Architecture
6 3 (16.67%) Manual Testing
6 3 (16.67%) Automated Testing
6 3 (16.67%) Functional Testing
6 3 (16.67%) Operational Acceptance Testing
6 3 (16.67%) Wealth Management
6 3 (16.67%) Risk Analysis
6 3 (16.67%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (22.22%) Perl
1 4 (22.22%) PHP
1 4 (22.22%) Python
1 4 (22.22%) Ruby
1 4 (22.22%) Bash Shell
2 3 (16.67%) Java
2 3 (16.67%) SQL
2 3 (16.67%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 9 (50.00%) ISTQB
2 8 (44.44%) ISEB
3 6 (33.33%) Degree
4 4 (22.22%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (5.56%) SC Cleared
5 1 (5.56%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (27.78%) QA
2 1 (5.56%) ISO 9001
Systems Management
1 4 (22.22%) ZABBIX
1 4 (22.22%) Zenoss
1 4 (22.22%) Puppet
1 4 (22.22%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 5 (27.78%) SAP
2 4 (22.22%) Red Hat
3 3 (16.67%) Oracle
3 3 (16.67%) Microsoft
Bath, Avon
Lewis Paige
Salary: £30000 per annum + company car or car allowance
Posted: 2 days ago
Sutton, Somerset
Defence Infrastructure Organisation
Posted: 3 days ago