The table below looks at the statistics for User Acceptance Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited User Acceptance Testing over the 3 months to 4 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Rank 188 203 170
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -33
Permanent jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 255 332 392
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 1.58% 1.52% 1.77%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.84% 1.77% 2.11%
Number of salaries quoted 221 275 360
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -15.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £29,000 £34,200
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £41,450
% change year-on-year
- -3.49%
User Acceptance Testing
England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
13883 18751 18538
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 85.94% 86.08% 83.85%
Number of salaries quoted 11447 15709 14643
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

User Acceptance Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of job ads across the South East region citing User Acceptance Testing as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

User Acceptance Testing Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

User Acceptance Testing
Salary Trend in the South East

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

User Acceptance Testing Salary Trend in the South East

User Acceptance Testing
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing User Acceptance Testing across the South East region over the 3 months to 4 December 2016.

User Acceptance Testing Salary Histogram in the South East

User Acceptance Testing
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing User Acceptance Testing within the South East region over the 3 months to 4 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire +38 55 £47,500 +5.55% 2
Surrey -8 53 £33,000 -17.50% 3
Buckinghamshire +15 45 £43,500 +2.35% 4
Hampshire +13 39 £50,000 +42.85% 3
East Sussex +45 31 £40,000 +33.33% 3
Kent +8 21 £43,750 +26.81%
Oxfordshire -4 8 £34,250 -19.41% 1
Sussex +9 3 £40,000 +6.66%
West Sussex +15 2 £37,500 -12.28%
User Acceptance Testing
England

User Acceptance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 4 December 2016, IT jobs citing User Acceptance Testing also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South East region with a requirement for User Acceptance Testing.

1 245 (42.17%) Agile Software Development
2 219 (37.69%) Finance
3 134 (23.06%) QA
4 121 (20.83%) SQL
5 110 (18.93%) ISEB
6 103 (17.73%) Degree
7 91 (15.66%) Microsoft
8 89 (15.32%) Test Scripting
9 88 (15.15%) Regression Testing
10 85 (14.63%) Selenium
11 84 (14.46%) SDLC
12 83 (14.29%) ISTQB
13 81 (13.94%) Scrum
13 81 (13.94%) SQL Server
14 75 (12.91%) Business Analysis
15 73 (12.56%) Software Testing
16 72 (12.39%) Waterfall
17 68 (11.70%) Analytical Skills
18 67 (11.53%) Test Strategy
18 67 (11.53%) Project Management
19 66 (11.36%) Oracle
20 61 (10.50%) Test Automation
21 59 (10.15%) Stakeholder Management
22 57 (9.81%) XML
23 54 (9.29%) Manual Testing
24 53 (9.12%) Integration Testing
25 52 (8.95%) Linux
26 50 (8.61%) Windows
27 49 (8.43%) .NET
27 49 (8.43%) Java

User Acceptance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 21 (3.61%) JBoss
2 14 (2.41%) IIS
3 11 (1.89%) SharePoint
4 10 (1.72%) Apache
5 8 (1.38%) SharePoint 2010
5 8 (1.38%) SharePoint 2013
5 8 (1.38%) WebSphere
5 8 (1.38%) WebSphere Application Server
6 7 (1.20%) CMS
7 5 (0.86%) nginx
7 5 (0.86%) Tomcat
8 3 (0.52%) Apache Solr
8 3 (0.52%) Sitecore CMS
8 3 (0.52%) Umbraco
9 2 (0.34%) Confluence
9 2 (0.34%) SAS
10 1 (0.17%) Apache Spark
10 1 (0.17%) concrete5
10 1 (0.17%) Liferay
Applications
1 43 (7.40%) MS Excel
2 30 (5.16%) MS Project
3 25 (4.30%) MS PowerPoint
4 24 (4.13%) MS Office
5 14 (2.41%) MS Visio
6 8 (1.38%) InfoPath
6 8 (1.38%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.17%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 16 (2.75%) Dynamics CRM
2 15 (2.58%) Oracle EBS
3 11 (1.89%) Oracle EBS R12
4 9 (1.55%) Oracle Applications
4 9 (1.55%) Oracle Financials
5 5 (0.86%) SAP MDM
5 5 (0.86%) WebTrends
6 4 (0.69%) Dynamics AX
7 3 (0.52%) Payment Gateway
8 2 (0.34%) Dynamics GP
8 2 (0.34%) Salesforce.com CRM
8 2 (0.34%) SAP Oil and Gas
9 1 (0.17%) Dynamics NAV
9 1 (0.17%) Eloqua
9 1 (0.17%) Magento
9 1 (0.17%) Optimost
9 1 (0.17%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 12 (2.07%) SaaS
2 8 (1.38%) GitHub
3 7 (1.20%) Office 365
4 6 (1.03%) Amazon AWS
5 5 (0.86%) Adobe Analytics
5 5 (0.86%) Taleo
6 3 (0.52%) Google Analytics
7 2 (0.34%) Microsoft Azure
8 1 (0.17%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (0.17%) Amazon ELB
8 1 (0.17%) Amazon EMR
8 1 (0.17%) Amazon S3
8 1 (0.17%) AWS CloudFormation
8 1 (0.17%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
8 1 (0.17%) Force.com
8 1 (0.17%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 15 (2.58%) WebEx
2 8 (1.38%) Intranet
3 7 (1.20%) TCP/IP
4 5 (0.86%) Firewall
5 4 (0.69%) VoIP
6 3 (0.52%) DNS
6 3 (0.52%) HTTP
6 3 (0.52%) SMTP
7 2 (0.34%) Broadband
7 2 (0.34%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 81 (13.94%) SQL Server
2 20 (3.44%) SQL Server 2008
3 15 (2.58%) SQL Server 2012
4 14 (2.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 13 (2.24%) MySQL
6 11 (1.89%) Oracle Reports
7 10 (1.72%) QlikView
8 9 (1.55%) NoSQL
8 9 (1.55%) Oracle Discoverer
9 8 (1.38%) MongoDB
10 7 (1.20%) Relational Database
11 6 (1.03%) MS Access
11 6 (1.03%) Oracle Database
12 5 (0.86%) Data Warehouse
12 5 (0.86%) Oracle BI Publisher
13 4 (0.69%) Oracle9i Database
14 3 (0.52%) Big Data
14 3 (0.52%) Cognos Report Studio
14 3 (0.52%) PostgreSQL
15 1 (0.17%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 85 (14.63%) Selenium
2 47 (8.09%) Jenkins
3 40 (6.88%) JIRA
4 32 (5.51%) Cucumber
5 28 (4.82%) HP UFT
6 22 (3.79%) JMeter
7 20 (3.44%) LoadRunner
8 19 (3.27%) Subversion
9 18 (3.10%) Team Foundation Server
10 13 (2.24%) SoapUI
11 12 (2.07%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 12 (2.07%) WebDriver
12 10 (1.72%) Ant
12 10 (1.72%) Maven
12 10 (1.72%) Oracle Forms
13 9 (1.55%) Gradle
13 9 (1.55%) SpecFlow
14 8 (1.38%) Git (software)
14 8 (1.38%) Visual Studio
15 7 (1.20%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 219 (37.69%) Finance
2 45 (7.75%) Retail
3 43 (7.40%) Banking
4 27 (4.65%) Manufacturing
5 17 (2.93%) Telecoms
6 13 (2.24%) Back Office
6 13 (2.24%) Marketing
7 8 (1.38%) Automotive
7 8 (1.38%) French Language
7 8 (1.38%) Spanish Language
8 7 (1.20%) Financial Institution
9 6 (1.03%) Legal
10 5 (0.86%) Games
11 4 (0.69%) Aerospace
12 2 (0.34%) Electronics
12 2 (0.34%) Publishing
13 1 (0.17%) Advertising
13 1 (0.17%) Pharmaceutical
13 1 (0.17%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 287 (49.40%) Analyst
2 114 (19.62%) Business Analyst
2 114 (19.62%) Test Analyst
3 53 (9.12%) Developer
4 48 (8.26%) Test Manager
5 42 (7.23%) Project Manager
6 40 (6.88%) Senior Analyst
7 37 (6.37%) Test Engineer
8 35 (6.02%) Tester
9 33 (5.68%) Systems Analyst
10 30 (5.16%) Financial Analyst
11 25 (4.30%) QA Analyst
11 25 (4.30%) Software Analyst
12 23 (3.96%) Consultant
12 23 (3.96%) QA Engineer
13 21 (3.61%) QA Test Analyst
13 21 (3.61%) Test Automation Engineer
14 20 (3.44%) Software Test Analyst
14 20 (3.44%) Software Tester
15 18 (3.10%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (9.81%) XML
2 49 (8.43%) .NET
3 41 (7.06%) HTML
4 28 (4.82%) Web Services
5 24 (4.13%) CSS
6 23 (3.96%) SOAP
7 20 (3.44%) ASP.NET
8 19 (3.27%) J2EE
9 16 (2.75%) .NET Framework
10 13 (2.24%) Entity Framework
11 12 (2.07%) JMS
11 12 (2.07%) Middleware
12 11 (1.89%) Ajax
12 11 (1.89%) Gherkin
12 11 (1.89%) JSON
13 9 (1.55%) AngularJS
13 9 (1.55%) React
13 9 (1.55%) Spring
14 8 (1.38%) Apache Camel
14 8 (1.38%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 68 (11.70%) Analytical Skills
2 44 (7.57%) Computer Science
3 20 (3.44%) Management Information System
4 19 (3.27%) Client/Server
5 17 (2.93%) Mobile App
6 13 (2.24%) User Experience
7 12 (2.07%) PKI
8 11 (1.89%) Data Centre
9 8 (1.38%) Wiki
10 7 (1.20%) Mathematics
11 4 (0.69%) N-Tier
11 4 (0.69%) Virtual Team
12 3 (0.52%) AS400
12 3 (0.52%) Driving Licence
12 3 (0.52%) Fintech
12 3 (0.52%) Hedge funds
13 2 (0.34%) FMCG
13 2 (0.34%) iPad
13 2 (0.34%) iSeries
13 2 (0.34%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 52 (8.95%) Linux
2 50 (8.61%) Windows
3 39 (6.71%) Unix
4 24 (4.13%) Solaris
5 19 (3.27%) Windows Server
6 13 (2.24%) Windows Server 2012
7 12 (2.07%) Windows Server 2008
8 5 (0.86%) Ubuntu
9 4 (0.69%) Android
9 4 (0.69%) Apple iOS
9 4 (0.69%) Windows 2000 Server
10 2 (0.34%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 245 (42.17%) Agile Software Development
2 89 (15.32%) Test Scripting
3 88 (15.15%) Regression Testing
4 84 (14.46%) SDLC
5 81 (13.94%) Scrum
6 75 (12.91%) Business Analysis
7 73 (12.56%) Software Testing
8 72 (12.39%) Waterfall
9 67 (11.53%) Project Management
9 67 (11.53%) Test Strategy
10 61 (10.50%) Test Automation
11 59 (10.15%) Stakeholder Management
12 54 (9.29%) Manual Testing
13 53 (9.12%) Integration Testing
14 48 (8.26%) System Testing
15 47 (8.09%) Functional Testing
16 43 (7.40%) Mentoring
17 39 (6.71%) Unit Testing
18 38 (6.54%) Time Management
19 35 (6.02%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 121 (20.83%) SQL
2 49 (8.43%) Java
3 44 (7.57%) C#
4 40 (6.88%) JavaScript
5 28 (4.82%) PL/SQL
5 28 (4.82%) Python
6 25 (4.30%) T-SQL
7 23 (3.96%) Ruby
8 20 (3.44%) Bash Shell
9 15 (2.58%) VB
10 10 (1.72%) C
10 10 (1.72%) C++
11 9 (1.55%) Korn
11 9 (1.55%) Shell Script
11 9 (1.55%) VB.NET
12 8 (1.38%) Perl
12 8 (1.38%) PHP
13 4 (0.69%) AWK
13 4 (0.69%) ECMAScript
13 4 (0.69%) sed
Qualifications
1 110 (18.93%) ISEB
2 103 (17.73%) Degree
3 83 (14.29%) ISTQB
4 29 (4.99%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 19 (3.27%) Security Cleared
6 17 (2.93%) PMP
7 16 (2.75%) PMI Certification
8 12 (2.07%) SC Cleared
9 11 (1.89%) ISEB Practitioner
9 11 (1.89%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
10 5 (0.86%) Six Sigma Black Belt
11 2 (0.34%) DV Cleared
12 1 (0.17%) HND
12 1 (0.17%) IIBA
12 1 (0.17%) ITIL Certification
12 1 (0.17%) NVQ Level 4
12 1 (0.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 134 (23.06%) QA
2 30 (5.16%) SLA
3 11 (1.89%) Data Quality
4 2 (0.34%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.17%) 21 CFR Part 11
System Software
1 27 (4.65%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (1.89%) VMware Workstation
3 6 (1.03%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.17%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 38 (6.54%) HP Quality Center
2 7 (1.20%) Nagios
3 6 (1.03%) Puppet
4 4 (0.69%) Control-M
4 4 (0.69%) NetBackup
4 4 (0.69%) SCOM
5 2 (0.34%) Microsoft Clustering
6 1 (0.17%) Ansible
6 1 (0.17%) HP SiteScope
6 1 (0.17%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (0.17%) Perfmon
6 1 (0.17%) Salt
6 1 (0.17%) vRealize
Vendors
1 91 (15.66%) Microsoft
2 66 (11.36%) Oracle
3 33 (5.68%) HP
4 32 (5.51%) VMware
5 24 (4.13%) SAP
6 11 (1.89%) Salesforce.com
7 8 (1.38%) Red Hat
8 7 (1.20%) CA Agile Central
9 5 (0.86%) Omniture
9 5 (0.86%) ServiceNow
10 4 (0.69%) Altiris
10 4 (0.69%) BMC
10 4 (0.69%) Cognos
10 4 (0.69%) Google
10 4 (0.69%) Intel
10 4 (0.69%) SolarWinds
10 4 (0.69%) TOWER Software
10 4 (0.69%) Veritas
11 3 (0.52%) Citrix
11 3 (0.52%) New Relic
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Plus Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Reigate, Surrey
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Plus Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Didcot, Oxfordshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £50,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £38000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Hampshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £45000 - £85000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Thebes IT
Salary: £35000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
High Wycombe
Michael Page Technology
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + 10% bonus
Posted: 9 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
FT Select
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + £6,600 car allowance + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Surrey
Washington Frank
Posted: 12 days ago
Brighton, Sussex
Jellyfish
Posted: 11 days ago
Reading
Mint
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago