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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited User Acceptance Testing over the 3 months to 28 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Rank 153 179 160
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -19
Permanent jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 401 345 403
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 1.92% 1.47% 1.80%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.33% 1.83% 2.35%
Number of salaries quoted 330 295 336
Average salary £45,000 £43,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +8.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,150 £52,950
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%
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
17189 18850 17154
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 82.50% 80.23% 76.69%
Number of salaries quoted 13652 15081 13987
Average salary £46,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%

User Acceptance Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing User Acceptance Testing across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 28 May 2015.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing User Acceptance Testing within the South East region over the 3 months to 28 May 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
Surrey +39 104 £42,500 -1.16% 6
Hampshire +14 85 £42,500 +3.03% 9
Berkshire +22 74 £49,500 +4.21% 6
Buckinghamshire +40 70 £43,500 +8.75% 8
Oxfordshire +8 22 £32,500 - 3
Kent +7 15 £42,500 +21.42%
West Sussex -18 14 £45,000 -18.18%
East Sussex -1 9 £52,500 +16.90%
Home Counties - 3 £53,500 -
Sussex +2 2 £50,000 +42.85%
Thames Valley - 2 £52,500 -
Middlesex +4 1 £25,000 -47.36%
User Acceptance Testing
England

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

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT jobs across the South East 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.

1 377 (43.48%) Agile Software Development
2 317 (36.56%) Finance
3 216 (24.91%) QA
4 178 (20.53%) Project Management
5 170 (19.61%) SQL
6 169 (19.49%) Business Analysis
7 147 (16.96%) Java
7 147 (16.96%) ISEB
8 144 (16.61%) Selenium
8 144 (16.61%) SDLC
9 138 (15.92%) Test Scripting
10 135 (15.57%) Test Automation
11 131 (15.11%) Scrum
12 124 (14.30%) Microsoft
13 123 (14.19%) Degree
14 107 (12.34%) Use Case
15 102 (11.76%) Retail
16 100 (11.53%) Waterfall
17 99 (11.42%) Analytical Skills
18 97 (11.19%) System Testing
19 95 (10.96%) Banking
19 95 (10.96%) Oracle
20 93 (10.73%) Test Strategy
21 92 (10.61%) Software Testing
22 90 (10.38%) MS Excel
23 88 (10.15%) Change Management
24 80 (9.23%) System Integration Testing
25 79 (9.11%) UML
25 79 (9.11%) Automated Testing
26 78 (9.00%) SAP

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

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT jobs across the South East 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 34 (3.92%) SharePoint
2 26 (3.00%) Apache
3 19 (2.19%) IIS
3 19 (2.19%) Drupal
4 14 (1.61%) Confluence
5 9 (1.04%) WebSphere
6 8 (0.92%) SharePoint 2013
6 8 (0.92%) CMS
7 7 (0.81%) BizTalk Server
8 5 (0.58%) Tomcat
8 5 (0.58%) WebSphere Application Server
9 4 (0.46%) Elasticsearch
9 4 (0.46%) Exchange Server 2010
9 4 (0.46%) SharePoint 2010
9 4 (0.46%) MS Exchange
10 2 (0.23%) Node.js
10 2 (0.23%) SAP Portal
11 1 (0.12%) Oracle Workflow
11 1 (0.12%) SAS
11 1 (0.12%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 90 (10.38%) MS Excel
2 62 (7.15%) MS Office
3 26 (3.00%) MS PowerPoint
4 22 (2.54%) MS Visio
5 20 (2.31%) MS Project
6 7 (0.81%) Photoshop
6 7 (0.81%) Adobe Illustrator
6 7 (0.81%) PowerPivot
7 5 (0.58%) Mingle
8 1 (0.12%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 12 (1.38%) SAP CO
1 12 (1.38%) SAP FI/CO
1 12 (1.38%) SAP FI
2 9 (1.04%) Dynamics CRM
3 8 (0.92%) Oracle Receivables
4 7 (0.81%) Summit
4 7 (0.81%) SAP FI-GL
5 6 (0.69%) Oracle Payables
5 6 (0.69%) Oracle General Ledger
5 6 (0.69%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 6 (0.69%) Oracle EBS
6 4 (0.46%) Dynamics AX
7 3 (0.35%) Oracle CRM
7 3 (0.35%) SAP MM
7 3 (0.35%) SAP QM
8 2 (0.23%) Adobe Campaign
8 2 (0.23%) Oracle EBS R12
8 2 (0.23%) SAP HCM
8 2 (0.23%) SAP BPC
8 2 (0.23%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 38 (4.38%) SaaS
2 4 (0.46%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (0.46%) Google Analytics
3 3 (0.35%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (0.35%) Office 365
4 2 (0.23%) PaaS
5 1 (0.12%) Adobe Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 19 (2.19%) Firewall
2 14 (1.61%) VoIP
3 9 (1.04%) TCP/IP
4 8 (0.92%) LDAP
4 8 (0.92%) DMZ
5 7 (0.81%) Internet
6 5 (0.58%) Extranet
6 5 (0.58%) LAN
6 5 (0.58%) PBX
6 5 (0.58%) WAN
6 5 (0.58%) SMTP
7 4 (0.46%) HTTP
7 4 (0.46%) HTTPS
7 4 (0.46%) Intranet
8 3 (0.35%) IP Telephony
9 2 (0.23%) SSH
9 2 (0.23%) VPN
9 2 (0.23%) Wireless
10 1 (0.12%) SMS
10 1 (0.12%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 62 (7.15%) SQL Server
2 53 (6.11%) MySQL
3 22 (2.54%) Oracle Database
4 19 (2.19%) MongoDB
5 18 (2.08%) Relational Database
6 17 (1.96%) NoSQL
7 16 (1.85%) SQL Server 2008
8 14 (1.61%) Data Warehouse
8 14 (1.61%) BusinessObjects
9 13 (1.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 11 (1.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 10 (1.15%) RDBMS
12 9 (1.04%) SQL Server 2012
13 8 (0.92%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 7 (0.81%) Oracle9i Database
14 7 (0.81%) DB2
15 6 (0.69%) Big Data
15 6 (0.69%) QlikView
16 5 (0.58%) Data Mining
16 5 (0.58%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 144 (16.61%) Selenium
2 77 (8.88%) JIRA
3 62 (7.15%) WebDriver
4 44 (5.07%) Jenkins
5 40 (4.61%) QuickTest Pro
6 30 (3.46%) SoapUI
7 28 (3.23%) JMeter
8 26 (3.00%) Team Foundation Server
9 25 (2.88%) FitNesse
10 23 (2.65%) LoadRunner
10 23 (2.65%) WatiN
11 17 (1.96%) Cucumber
12 15 (1.73%) Zephyr
13 14 (1.61%) Visual Studio
14 12 (1.38%) Maven
14 12 (1.38%) InstallShield
15 10 (1.15%) Hudson
16 9 (1.04%) TestDirector
16 9 (1.04%) Ant
16 9 (1.04%) JUnit
General
1 317 (36.56%) Finance
2 102 (11.76%) Retail
3 95 (10.96%) Banking
4 78 (9.00%) Telecoms
5 43 (4.96%) Marketing
6 36 (4.15%) Manufacturing
7 33 (3.81%) Advertising
8 20 (2.31%) Back Office
9 17 (1.96%) Automotive
10 10 (1.15%) Electronics
11 9 (1.04%) Billing
12 8 (0.92%) General Ledger
13 7 (0.81%) Retail Banking
14 6 (0.69%) Law
15 5 (0.58%) Publishing
15 5 (0.58%) French Language
16 4 (0.46%) Legal
17 2 (0.23%) Investment Banking
17 2 (0.23%) Wholesale Banking
17 2 (0.23%) German Language
Job Titles
1 470 (54.21%) Analyst
2 264 (30.45%) Business Analyst
3 108 (12.46%) Test Analyst
4 92 (10.61%) Tester
5 62 (7.15%) Senior Analyst
6 55 (6.34%) Test Manager
6 55 (6.34%) Consultant
7 43 (4.96%) Senior Business Analyst
8 42 (4.84%) Systems Analyst
9 40 (4.61%) Project Manager
10 35 (4.04%) QA Engineer
10 35 (4.04%) Test Engineer
11 34 (3.92%) Support Analyst
12 32 (3.69%) Software Engineer
13 29 (3.34%) Applications Support
14 26 (3.00%) Applications Support Analyst
14 26 (3.00%) Test Leader
15 25 (2.88%) Financial Business Analyst
15 25 (2.88%) Financial Services Business Analyst
16 23 (2.65%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 68 (7.84%) XML
2 57 (6.57%) HTML
3 55 (6.34%) Web Services
4 54 (6.23%) .NET
5 29 (3.34%) LAMP
6 28 (3.23%) Gherkin
7 22 (2.54%) CSS
8 14 (1.61%) WebSphere MQ
9 13 (1.50%) Ajax
10 12 (1.38%) Spring
10 12 (1.38%) JMS
10 12 (1.38%) Hibernate
11 11 (1.27%) Middleware
11 11 (1.27%) Java EE
12 10 (1.15%) REST
13 9 (1.04%) jQuery
13 9 (1.04%) RESTful
14 8 (0.92%) COM
15 6 (0.69%) HTML5
15 6 (0.69%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 99 (11.42%) Analytical Skills
2 40 (4.61%) Management Information System
3 34 (3.92%) Computer Science
4 30 (3.46%) FMCG
5 26 (3.00%) User Experience
6 20 (2.31%) Data Integration
7 17 (1.96%) Enterprise Software
8 11 (1.27%) Wiki
9 8 (0.92%) Telematics
9 8 (0.92%) Mathematics
10 6 (0.69%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 6 (0.69%) NHS
10 6 (0.69%) DTV
11 5 (0.58%) Replication
11 5 (0.58%) Client/Server
12 4 (0.46%) Mobile App
12 4 (0.46%) Economics
12 4 (0.46%) PACS
12 4 (0.46%) IVR
13 3 (0.35%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 60 (6.92%) Linux
2 58 (6.69%) Windows
3 39 (4.50%) UNIX
4 16 (1.85%) Ubuntu
4 16 (1.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 12 (1.38%) Solaris
6 10 (1.15%) Windows Server 2012
7 9 (1.04%) Windows Server 2008
8 8 (0.92%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
9 4 (0.46%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (0.12%) Windows 7
10 1 (0.12%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 377 (43.48%) Agile Software Development
2 178 (20.53%) Project Management
3 169 (19.49%) Business Analysis
4 144 (16.61%) SDLC
5 138 (15.92%) Test Scripting
6 135 (15.57%) Test Automation
7 131 (15.11%) Scrum
8 107 (12.34%) Use Case
9 100 (11.53%) Waterfall
10 97 (11.19%) System Testing
11 93 (10.73%) Test Strategy
12 92 (10.61%) Software Testing
13 88 (10.15%) Change Management
14 80 (9.23%) System Integration Testing
15 79 (9.11%) UML
15 79 (9.11%) Automated Testing
16 78 (9.00%) Stakeholder Management
17 77 (8.88%) PRINCE2
18 66 (7.61%) User Stories
19 65 (7.50%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 170 (19.61%) SQL
2 147 (16.96%) Java
3 60 (6.92%) JavaScript
4 54 (6.23%) PHP
5 50 (5.77%) C#
6 44 (5.07%) Python
7 32 (3.69%) Perl
8 29 (3.34%) PowerShell
9 27 (3.11%) Ruby
10 22 (2.54%) Shell Script
10 22 (2.54%) C
11 19 (2.19%) C++
12 17 (1.96%) Bash Shell
12 17 (1.96%) PL/SQL
13 13 (1.50%) VB
14 11 (1.27%) T-SQL
15 7 (0.81%) VBA
16 6 (0.69%) Korn
17 1 (0.12%) VBScript
17 1 (0.12%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 147 (16.96%) ISEB
2 123 (14.19%) Degree
3 69 (7.96%) ISTQB
4 37 (4.27%) Security Cleared
5 32 (3.69%) SC Cleared
6 16 (1.85%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 14 (1.61%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 10 (1.15%) PMP
8 10 (1.15%) PMI Certification
9 5 (0.58%) ITIL Certification
9 5 (0.58%) Microsoft Certification
9 5 (0.58%) APMP
10 4 (0.46%) PhD
10 4 (0.46%) SAP Certification
10 4 (0.46%) CCNA
10 4 (0.46%) Cisco Certification
10 4 (0.46%) MBA
11 3 (0.35%) ISEB Practitioner
11 3 (0.35%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 3 (0.35%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 216 (24.91%) QA
2 10 (1.15%) SLA
3 8 (0.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 8 (0.92%) ISO 9001
4 3 (0.35%) HL7
4 3 (0.35%) DICOM
5 1 (0.12%) WCAG
5 1 (0.12%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.12%) Data Quality
System Software
1 6 (0.69%) VMware Infrastructure
1 6 (0.69%) Active Directory
2 4 (0.46%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.12%) Firmware
3 1 (0.12%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (0.12%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 46 (5.31%) HP Quality Center
2 20 (2.31%) Puppet
3 16 (1.85%) Zenoss
3 16 (1.85%) Opscode Chef
4 8 (0.92%) ZABBIX
4 8 (0.92%) Nagios
5 1 (0.12%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 1 (0.12%) Control-M
5 1 (0.12%) SCCM
Vendors
1 124 (14.30%) Microsoft
2 95 (10.96%) Oracle
3 78 (9.00%) SAP
4 52 (6.00%) HP
5 28 (3.23%) Red Hat
6 19 (2.19%) Business Objects
7 18 (2.08%) Ariba
8 15 (1.73%) Siebel
9 14 (1.61%) IBM
10 13 (1.50%) VMware
11 10 (1.15%) Epicor
12 8 (0.92%) Atlassian
12 8 (0.92%) Capita
12 8 (0.92%) BEA
13 7 (0.81%) SunGard
13 7 (0.81%) Laserfiche
13 7 (0.81%) Tableau
13 7 (0.81%) LexisNexis
14 6 (0.69%) TOWER Software
15 4 (0.46%) Google
Sutton, Surrey
Reed Business Information Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum + 29 days + share ops scheme + pensi
Posted: 3 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Progressive North
Posted: 16 hours ago
Hampshire
ISL (Incite Solutions Ltd)
Posted: 16 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Whitehall Resources Ltd
Salary: excellent benefits (negotiable bepending on experience)
Posted: 16 hours ago
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Farnborough
Smart Recruit Online
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Slough, Berkshire
TD Group
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum plus an excellent benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
Oxfordshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £42000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Milton Keynes
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Milton Keynes
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Dorking, Surrey
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000 - 55,000
Posted: 6 days ago
Southampton
Spectrum IT
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Negotiable
Posted: 7 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
The Open University
Salary: From £25,513 to £30,434 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Hampshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Pension, Annual Bonus
Posted: 8 days ago
High Wycombe/Slough Area
Laird
Salary: circa £40,000
Posted: 9 days ago
Hampshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
Surrey
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + car benefits, laptop, other benefits.
Posted: 13 days ago
Bicester
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 15 days ago