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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Rank 159 163 194
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +31
Permanent jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 390 331 313
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 1.73% 1.56% 1.38%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.20% 2.04% 1.81%
Number of salaries quoted 325 275 271
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £29,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £48,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
17719 16206 17322
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 78.53% 76.26% 76.15%
Number of salaries quoted 13707 13145 14666
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +1.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 29 August 2014.

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 29 August 2014. 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
Berkshire +13 110 £46,500 -7.00% 9
Surrey +12 95 £47,500 - 7
Hampshire +1 64 £35,000 -20.00% 3
Buckinghamshire +28 44 £44,000 +35.38% 8
West Sussex -12 27 £45,000 +44.00% 4
Kent +4 24 £40,000 +33.33% 7
Oxfordshire -15 15 £35,000 -4.76% 4
East Sussex -31 11 £45,000 +20.00% 2
Middlesex -5 4 £60,000 +166.66%
Thames Valley -2 1 £57,500 -25.80%
M4 Corridor - 1 £50,000 -
User Acceptance Testing
England

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

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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.

1 242 (33.15%) Finance
2 194 (26.58%) ISEB
3 188 (25.75%) SQL
4 180 (24.66%) QA
5 142 (19.45%) Agile Software Development
6 134 (18.36%) Project Management
7 128 (17.53%) Test Scripting
8 121 (16.58%) Java
9 118 (16.16%) Microsoft
10 113 (15.48%) Scrum
11 111 (15.21%) Software Testing
12 103 (14.11%) Degree
13 96 (13.15%) ISTQB
14 94 (12.88%) Business Analysis
15 88 (12.05%) Test Strategy
16 87 (11.92%) JavaScript
17 85 (11.64%) C#
18 83 (11.37%) .NET
18 83 (11.37%) System Testing
19 81 (11.10%) Waterfall
19 81 (11.10%) User Stories
19 81 (11.10%) MS Excel
20 78 (10.68%) Stakeholder Management
20 78 (10.68%) Selenium
21 76 (10.41%) XML
22 72 (9.86%) SQL Server
23 71 (9.73%) Test Automation
24 65 (8.90%) Telecoms
25 64 (8.77%) PRINCE2
25 64 (8.77%) Banking

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

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 22 (3.01%) SharePoint
2 14 (1.92%) CMS
3 12 (1.64%) IIS
4 8 (1.10%) Confluence
4 8 (1.10%) SharePoint 2013
5 7 (0.96%) SharePoint 2010
5 7 (0.96%) WebSphere
5 7 (0.96%) Drupal
6 5 (0.68%) Oracle Workflow
6 5 (0.68%) WebLogic
6 5 (0.68%) Node.js
7 3 (0.41%) SAS
7 3 (0.41%) Lync
8 2 (0.27%) Umbraco
8 2 (0.27%) Joomla!
8 2 (0.27%) BizTalk Server
8 2 (0.27%) iPlanet
8 2 (0.27%) Tomcat
9 1 (0.14%) K2 blackpearl
Applications
1 81 (11.10%) MS Excel
2 46 (6.30%) MS Office
3 17 (2.33%) MS Visio
4 14 (1.92%) MS PowerPoint
5 12 (1.64%) MS Project
6 2 (0.27%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 22 (3.01%) SAP FI
2 17 (2.33%) SAP FI/CO
2 17 (2.33%) SAP CO
3 8 (1.10%) SAP HR
3 8 (1.10%) Google Analytics
4 6 (0.82%) SAP FSCM
5 5 (0.68%) Oracle EBS
5 5 (0.68%) Dynamics CRM
6 4 (0.55%) SAP FI-GL
7 3 (0.41%) Hyperion Planning
7 3 (0.41%) ProductWriter
7 3 (0.41%) Oracle Payables
7 3 (0.41%) Oracle Receivables
7 3 (0.41%) SAP R/3
7 3 (0.41%) HFM
8 2 (0.27%) Dynamics NAV
8 2 (0.27%) Dynamics AX
8 2 (0.27%) Oracle BPM
8 2 (0.27%) Oracle EBS R12
9 1 (0.14%) SiteCatalyst
Cloud Services
1 24 (3.29%) SaaS
2 3 (0.41%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.14%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 23 (3.15%) Internet
2 18 (2.47%) TCP/IP
2 18 (2.47%) HTTP
3 17 (2.33%) Firewall
4 16 (2.19%) DNS
5 13 (1.78%) LDAP
5 13 (1.78%) SMS
5 13 (1.78%) Wireshark
5 13 (1.78%) SS7
5 13 (1.78%) ISUP
5 13 (1.78%) INAP
6 7 (0.96%) Intranet
7 4 (0.55%) FTP
7 4 (0.55%) Extranet
8 3 (0.41%) SAN
9 2 (0.27%) DMZ
9 2 (0.27%) VPN
9 2 (0.27%) MPLS
9 2 (0.27%) OSPF
9 2 (0.27%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 72 (9.86%) SQL Server
2 26 (3.56%) Data Warehouse
3 24 (3.29%) MySQL
4 22 (3.01%) SQL Server 2008
5 20 (2.74%) SQL Server 2005
6 17 (2.33%) Relational Database
7 16 (2.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 15 (2.05%) SQL Server 2012
9 12 (1.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 9 (1.23%) Oracle Database
11 8 (1.10%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 8 (1.10%) Oracle Reports
11 8 (1.10%) SAP BW
12 6 (0.82%) MS Access
13 5 (0.68%) SQL Server 2000
13 5 (0.68%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
13 5 (0.68%) Big Data
14 3 (0.41%) Oracle ODI
14 3 (0.41%) Hyperion Smart View
14 3 (0.41%) Essbase
Development Applications
1 78 (10.68%) Selenium
2 57 (7.81%) JIRA
3 43 (5.89%) Visual Studio
4 40 (5.48%) WebDriver
5 36 (4.93%) QuickTest Pro
6 32 (4.38%) Jenkins
7 28 (3.84%) Team Foundation Server
8 15 (2.05%) LoadRunner
9 14 (1.92%) TestDirector
10 10 (1.37%) Git (software)
11 8 (1.10%) Behat
11 8 (1.10%) Maven
11 8 (1.10%) Ant
12 7 (0.96%) Cucumber
12 7 (0.96%) Selenium IDE
13 6 (0.82%) Oracle Forms
14 5 (0.68%) Subversion
14 5 (0.68%) Bugzilla
14 5 (0.68%) FitNesse
14 5 (0.68%) TestComplete
General
1 242 (33.15%) Finance
2 65 (8.90%) Telecoms
3 64 (8.77%) Banking
4 58 (7.95%) Retail
5 50 (6.85%) Advertising
6 45 (6.16%) Marketing
7 16 (2.19%) Automotive
8 14 (1.92%) Investment Banking
9 12 (1.64%) Manufacturing
9 12 (1.64%) Back Office
10 11 (1.51%) Publishing
11 7 (0.96%) Billing
12 6 (0.82%) General Ledger
13 5 (0.68%) Legal
13 5 (0.68%) Front Office
13 5 (0.68%) French Language
13 5 (0.68%) Spanish Language
14 4 (0.55%) Electronics
15 3 (0.41%) Pharmaceutical
16 2 (0.27%) Military
Job Titles
1 327 (44.79%) Analyst
2 155 (21.23%) Business Analyst
3 119 (16.30%) Test Analyst
4 64 (8.77%) Test Manager
5 58 (7.95%) Developer
5 58 (7.95%) Tester
6 50 (6.85%) Senior Analyst
7 47 (6.44%) Project Manager
7 47 (6.44%) Consultant
8 31 (4.25%) Senior Business Analyst
8 31 (4.25%) Test Engineer
9 30 (4.11%) Test Leader
10 24 (3.29%) QA Manager
10 24 (3.29%) Systems Analyst
10 24 (3.29%) Implementation Consultant
11 22 (3.01%) Senior Test Engineer
11 22 (3.01%) Applications Support
12 19 (2.60%) QA Analyst
13 17 (2.33%) Business Consultant
13 17 (2.33%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 83 (11.37%) .NET
2 76 (10.41%) XML
3 60 (8.22%) Web Services
4 56 (7.67%) HTML
5 27 (3.70%) CSS
6 26 (3.56%) SOAP
7 25 (3.42%) Gherkin
8 21 (2.88%) ASP.NET
9 18 (2.47%) WCF
10 17 (2.33%) XSLT
10 17 (2.33%) Ajax
11 16 (2.19%) LAMP
12 15 (2.05%) .NET Framework
12 15 (2.05%) HTML5
13 13 (1.78%) Rendezvous
14 10 (1.37%) JSP
15 9 (1.23%) LINQ
16 8 (1.10%) ADO.NET
17 7 (0.96%) jQuery
17 7 (0.96%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 37 (5.07%) Mobile App
2 32 (4.38%) Management Information System
2 32 (4.38%) FMCG
3 21 (2.88%) Computer Science
4 13 (1.78%) IVR
5 12 (1.64%) N-Tier
6 9 (1.23%) LIMS
7 8 (1.10%) W3C
7 8 (1.10%) Social Media
8 7 (0.96%) Statistics
8 7 (0.96%) Enterprise Software
9 6 (0.82%) EPoS
10 5 (0.68%) NHS
10 5 (0.68%) PKI
10 5 (0.68%) Data Integration
10 5 (0.68%) Visualisation
11 4 (0.55%) SWIFT
12 3 (0.41%) Clustering
12 3 (0.41%) Mathematics
12 3 (0.41%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 39 (5.34%) Linux
2 37 (5.07%) Windows
3 36 (4.93%) UNIX
4 17 (2.33%) Solaris
5 13 (1.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (0.27%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (0.27%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (0.27%) HPUX
7 1 (0.14%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 142 (19.45%) Agile Software Development
2 134 (18.36%) Project Management
3 128 (17.53%) Test Scripting
4 113 (15.48%) Scrum
5 111 (15.21%) Software Testing
6 94 (12.88%) Business Analysis
7 88 (12.05%) Test Strategy
8 83 (11.37%) System Testing
9 81 (11.10%) Waterfall
9 81 (11.10%) User Stories
10 78 (10.68%) Stakeholder Management
11 71 (9.73%) Test Automation
12 64 (8.77%) PRINCE2
13 60 (8.22%) ITIL
14 57 (7.81%) Automated Testing
15 53 (7.26%) UML
16 52 (7.12%) Change Management
17 51 (6.99%) CRM
18 45 (6.16%) Automation Testing
19 44 (6.03%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 188 (25.75%) SQL
2 121 (16.58%) Java
3 87 (11.92%) JavaScript
4 85 (11.64%) C#
5 50 (6.85%) PHP
6 30 (4.11%) Python
7 29 (3.97%) T-SQL
8 19 (2.60%) Ruby
9 17 (2.33%) VBScript
9 17 (2.33%) Perl
10 15 (2.05%) C++
11 14 (1.92%) VB
12 12 (1.64%) VB.NET
13 10 (1.37%) C
14 8 (1.10%) PL/SQL
15 6 (0.82%) Shell Script
16 5 (0.68%) ABAP
17 2 (0.27%) Apex Code
18 1 (0.14%) Bash Shell
18 1 (0.14%) PowerHouse
Qualifications
1 194 (26.58%) ISEB
2 103 (14.11%) Degree
3 96 (13.15%) ISTQB
4 54 (7.40%) Security Cleared
5 47 (6.44%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 43 (5.89%) SC Cleared
7 27 (3.70%) Microsoft Certification
8 23 (3.15%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 17 (2.33%) MCSE
10 10 (1.37%) MCSA
11 9 (1.23%) MCITP
12 8 (1.10%) CCNA
12 8 (1.10%) Cisco Certification
13 7 (0.96%) PMP
13 7 (0.96%) PMI Certification
13 7 (0.96%) CCA
13 7 (0.96%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
14 6 (0.82%) DV Cleared
14 6 (0.82%) MCPD
15 4 (0.55%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 180 (24.66%) QA
2 25 (3.42%) SLA
3 3 (0.41%) ISO 9001
4 2 (0.27%) ISO 9000
4 2 (0.27%) HL7
5 1 (0.14%) TickIT
5 1 (0.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 13 (1.78%) NFS
2 8 (1.10%) Active Directory
3 7 (0.96%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (0.96%) vSphere
4 3 (0.41%) vCloud
4 3 (0.41%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.14%) VMware ESX
5 1 (0.14%) UAG
5 1 (0.14%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 49 (6.71%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.14%) Puppet
2 1 (0.14%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 118 (16.16%) Microsoft
2 49 (6.71%) SAP
3 35 (4.79%) Oracle
4 31 (4.25%) HP
5 14 (1.92%) Salesforce.com
5 14 (1.92%) TIBCO
6 13 (1.78%) Red Hat
6 13 (1.78%) Citrix
7 11 (1.51%) IBM
7 11 (1.51%) Business Objects
8 10 (1.37%) Redknee
9 8 (1.10%) Google
10 7 (0.96%) VMware
11 6 (0.82%) hybris
11 6 (0.82%) Cognos
11 6 (0.82%) Informatica
12 5 (0.68%) webMethods
12 5 (0.68%) JBoss
12 5 (0.68%) Cisco
12 5 (0.68%) ProCurve
Gatwick, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45000 Per Annum plus bonus and benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Kent
Connectus
Salary: £50000 per annum + excellent benefits inc bonus and pension
Posted: 19 hours ago
Kent
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £23000 Per Annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Kent
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 19 hours ago
Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + Great Bonus and Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Gatwick, West Sussex
Gold Group
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Gatwick, West Sussex
Gold Group
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Richmond, Surrey
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Buckinghamshire
Venturi
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
The People Network
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
The People Network
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Gatwick, West Sussex
Gold Group
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Elsevier
Salary: Competitive salary & benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Berkshire
Redstart Resourcing
Salary: flex Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
The People Network
Salary: £23000 - £28000 per annum + plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Surrey
Sanderson
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + bonus, car & excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Hampshire
LA International
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Redhill, Surrey
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000 to 60,000 plus benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £59000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago