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 20 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Rank 59 64 44
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -20
Permanent jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 10 11 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 1.79% 1.66% 3.63%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.10% 2.02% 4.40%
Number of salaries quoted 10 6 24
Average salary £40,000 £33,750 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.51% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £27,150 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £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
477 544 545
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 85.48% 82.05% 82.45%
Number of salaries quoted 409 460 506
Average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.33% +1.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +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 20 April 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 20 April 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 +14 10 £40,000 +14.28%
User Acceptance Testing
South West

User Acceptance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 20 April 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 8 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (41.67%) Degree
3 4 (33.33%) Ubuntu
3 4 (33.33%) Ruby
3 4 (33.33%) Perl
3 4 (33.33%) PHP
3 4 (33.33%) MySQL
3 4 (33.33%) Linux
3 4 (33.33%) Apache
3 4 (33.33%) Python
3 4 (33.33%) Red Hat
3 4 (33.33%) Configuration Management
3 4 (33.33%) Regression Testing
3 4 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (33.33%) ZABBIX
3 4 (33.33%) Zenoss
3 4 (33.33%) Bash Shell
3 4 (33.33%) Puppet
3 4 (33.33%) Test Strategy
3 4 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (33.33%) DevOps
4 3 (25.00%) Performance Monitoring
4 3 (25.00%) Test Management
4 3 (25.00%) PRINCE2
4 3 (25.00%) Project Management
4 3 (25.00%) ISEB
4 3 (25.00%) Software Testing
4 3 (25.00%) Retail
4 3 (25.00%) ISTQB

User Acceptance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 20 April 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 (33.33%) Apache
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (33.33%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Selenium
1 1 (8.33%) WebDriver
1 1 (8.33%) SpecFlow
General
1 3 (25.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) Test Manager
1 4 (33.33%) DevOps Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) Test Analyst
2 3 (25.00%) Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Graduate
3 2 (16.67%) QA Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) QA Test Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) QA Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Test Leader
4 1 (8.33%) Technical Test Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Delivery Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Services Delivery Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Service Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) .NET
1 1 (8.33%) .NET Framework
Operating Systems
1 4 (33.33%) Linux
1 4 (33.33%) Ubuntu
1 4 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (33.33%) Configuration Management
2 4 (33.33%) Regression Testing
2 4 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (33.33%) Test Strategy
2 4 (33.33%) DevOps
3 3 (25.00%) Performance Monitoring
3 3 (25.00%) PRINCE2
3 3 (25.00%) Scrum
3 3 (25.00%) Project Management
3 3 (25.00%) Software Testing
3 3 (25.00%) Test Management
4 2 (16.67%) Manual Testing
5 1 (8.33%) BDD
5 1 (8.33%) Change Control
5 1 (8.33%) Mentoring
5 1 (8.33%) Coaching
5 1 (8.33%) Test Scripting
5 1 (8.33%) Service Delivery
5 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (33.33%) Perl
1 4 (33.33%) PHP
1 4 (33.33%) Python
1 4 (33.33%) Ruby
1 4 (33.33%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 5 (41.67%) Degree
2 3 (25.00%) ISEB
2 3 (25.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (16.67%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (33.33%) ZABBIX
1 4 (33.33%) Zenoss
1 4 (33.33%) Puppet
1 4 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 4 (33.33%) Red Hat