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 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Rank 176 143 195
Rank change year-on-year
-33 +52
Permanent jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 353 454 311
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 1.83% 2.17% 1.52%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.14% 2.58% 1.82%
Number of salaries quoted 303 399 243
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,100 £32,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
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
16479 17566 17087
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 85.50% 84.09% 83.26%
Number of salaries quoted 13947 14175 13434
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 9 February 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing User Acceptance Testing within the South East region over the 3 months to 9 February 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
(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 -37 89 £32,500 -23.52% 8
Berkshire -49 77 £41,250 -13.15% 12
Buckinghamshire -12 57 £43,500 -3.33% 13
Oxfordshire +10 39 £42,500 +14.86% 3
Kent +26 37 £35,000 -17.64% 3
Hampshire +12 36 £33,000 -26.66% 9
East Sussex +15 10 £45,000 -
West Sussex -6 9 £42,000 +15.22% 1
Middlesex +10 2 £42,500 +54.54%
Sussex - 1 £37,500 -
User Acceptance Testing
England

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

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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.

1 240 (36.04%) Finance
2 205 (30.78%) Agile Software Development
3 181 (27.18%) SQL
4 151 (22.67%) QA
5 148 (22.22%) Degree
6 138 (20.72%) SDLC
7 124 (18.62%) ISEB
8 113 (16.97%) Test Scripting
9 103 (15.47%) Business Analysis
10 96 (14.41%) Regression Testing
11 95 (14.26%) .NET
12 89 (13.36%) Software Testing
13 87 (13.06%) Integration Testing
13 87 (13.06%) SQL Server
14 86 (12.91%) Test Strategy
15 85 (12.76%) Microsoft
16 84 (12.61%) Java
17 83 (12.46%) System Integration Testing
18 81 (12.16%) Windows
19 78 (11.71%) Project Management
19 78 (11.71%) ISTQB
20 77 (11.56%) JIRA
20 77 (11.56%) Scrum
21 76 (11.41%) JavaScript
21 76 (11.41%) Analytical Skills
22 74 (11.11%) Selenium
23 69 (10.36%) Oracle
24 67 (10.06%) MS Excel
25 64 (9.61%) HTML
25 64 (9.61%) E-Commerce

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

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 30 (4.50%) IIS
2 11 (1.65%) Apache
2 11 (1.65%) CMS
3 7 (1.05%) BizTalk Server
4 6 (0.90%) Node.js
4 6 (0.90%) SharePoint
5 5 (0.75%) WebSphere
6 4 (0.60%) Confluence
6 4 (0.60%) WebSphere Application Server
7 3 (0.45%) SAS
7 3 (0.45%) WordPress
8 2 (0.30%) ColdFusion
8 2 (0.30%) Elasticsearch
8 2 (0.30%) JBoss
8 2 (0.30%) Oracle Workflow
9 1 (0.15%) Magnolia
9 1 (0.15%) MQSeries
9 1 (0.15%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (0.15%) Skype for Business
9 1 (0.15%) Tuxedo
Applications
1 67 (10.06%) MS Excel
2 35 (5.26%) MS Visio
3 27 (4.05%) MS Office
3 27 (4.05%) MS PowerPoint
4 20 (3.00%) MS Project
5 5 (0.75%) Mingle
6 3 (0.45%) InfoPath
6 3 (0.45%) OmniGraffle
7 2 (0.30%) SPSS
8 1 (0.15%) Adobe Illustrator
8 1 (0.15%) Fireworks
8 1 (0.15%) InDesign
8 1 (0.15%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 11 (1.65%) Dynamics AX
2 10 (1.50%) SAP HCM
3 9 (1.35%) Oracle Financials
4 5 (0.75%) Dynamics NAV
4 5 (0.75%) Remedy ITSM
5 4 (0.60%) Oracle Payables
5 4 (0.60%) Oracle Receivables
5 4 (0.60%) SAP MM
5 4 (0.60%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 4 (0.60%) SAP SD
6 3 (0.45%) Adobe Campaign
6 3 (0.45%) Cognos TM1
6 3 (0.45%) Dynamics CRM
6 3 (0.45%) HFM
6 3 (0.45%) Hyperion Planning
6 3 (0.45%) SAP BPC
6 3 (0.45%) SAP HR
6 3 (0.45%) SAP Payroll
7 2 (0.30%) Oracle Applications
7 2 (0.30%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 33 (4.95%) SaaS
2 1 (0.15%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 13 (1.95%) Internet
2 12 (1.80%) VoIP
3 4 (0.60%) TCP/IP
4 2 (0.30%) DNS
4 2 (0.30%) SSH
4 2 (0.30%) TETRA
5 1 (0.15%) Firewall
5 1 (0.15%) HTTP
5 1 (0.15%) Intranet
5 1 (0.15%) PPP
5 1 (0.15%) SMS
5 1 (0.15%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 87 (13.06%) SQL Server
2 32 (4.80%) MySQL
3 23 (3.45%) SQL Server 2008
4 16 (2.40%) BusinessObjects
4 16 (2.40%) SAP BW
5 14 (2.10%) Relational Database
5 14 (2.10%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 12 (1.80%) SAP HANA
7 9 (1.35%) SAP BI
7 9 (1.35%) SQL Server 2005
7 9 (1.35%) SQL Server 2012
7 9 (1.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 8 (1.20%) Data Warehouse
9 7 (1.05%) Oracle Database
10 6 (0.90%) MongoDB
10 6 (0.90%) NoSQL
10 6 (0.90%) Oracle Database 11g
11 5 (0.75%) MS Access
11 5 (0.75%) Oracle BI EE
11 5 (0.75%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 77 (11.56%) JIRA
2 74 (11.11%) Selenium
3 55 (8.26%) Jenkins
4 35 (5.26%) WebDriver
5 34 (5.11%) Visual Studio
6 25 (3.75%) HP UFT
7 24 (3.60%) Cucumber
8 18 (2.70%) Maven
9 15 (2.25%) Team Foundation Server
10 12 (1.80%) InstallShield
10 12 (1.80%) JMeter
10 12 (1.80%) Protractor
11 10 (1.50%) LSMW
11 10 (1.50%) SpecFlow
11 10 (1.50%) VSS/SourceSafe
12 9 (1.35%) Git (software)
13 8 (1.20%) Hudson
14 7 (1.05%) Axure RP
15 6 (0.90%) Atlassian Bamboo
16 5 (0.75%) Toad
General
1 240 (36.04%) Finance
2 59 (8.86%) Retail
3 38 (5.71%) Banking
4 34 (5.11%) Telecoms
5 20 (3.00%) Manufacturing
6 18 (2.70%) Marketing
7 12 (1.80%) Automotive
8 11 (1.65%) Back Office
8 11 (1.65%) Games
9 9 (1.35%) Publishing
10 8 (1.20%) Billing
11 7 (1.05%) General Ledger
12 6 (0.90%) Legal
13 5 (0.75%) Retail Banking
14 4 (0.60%) Electronics
14 4 (0.60%) Financial Institution
15 3 (0.45%) Aerospace
16 2 (0.30%) Advertising
16 2 (0.30%) French Language
16 2 (0.30%) German Language
Job Titles
1 352 (52.85%) Analyst
2 137 (20.57%) Business Analyst
2 137 (20.57%) Test Analyst
3 51 (7.66%) Test Engineer
4 49 (7.36%) Tester
5 47 (7.06%) Senior Analyst
6 46 (6.91%) Developer
7 34 (5.11%) Junior
8 33 (4.95%) UAT Analyst
9 31 (4.65%) Financial Analyst
10 29 (4.35%) Consultant
10 29 (4.35%) Senior Test Analyst
11 28 (4.20%) QA Engineer
11 28 (4.20%) Test Leader
12 27 (4.05%) QA Analyst
12 27 (4.05%) Systems Analyst
13 25 (3.75%) Agile Test Analyst
13 25 (3.75%) Project Manager
14 23 (3.45%) .NET Developer
14 23 (3.45%) UAT Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 95 (14.26%) .NET
2 64 (9.61%) HTML
3 59 (8.86%) XML
4 54 (8.11%) ASP.NET
5 38 (5.71%) CSS
6 27 (4.05%) Web Services
7 22 (3.30%) LAMP
7 22 (3.30%) Middleware
8 19 (2.85%) SOAP
9 12 (1.80%) Gherkin
10 11 (1.65%) JSON
11 10 (1.50%) .NET Framework
11 10 (1.50%) ASP.NET MVC
11 10 (1.50%) Entity Framework
11 10 (1.50%) Fluent NHibernate
12 9 (1.35%) SAP Basis
13 8 (1.20%) RESTful
14 7 (1.05%) AngularJS
14 7 (1.05%) Hibernate
14 7 (1.05%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 76 (11.41%) Analytical Skills
2 49 (7.36%) Computer Science
3 27 (4.05%) Management Information System
4 26 (3.90%) Mobile App
5 18 (2.70%) Mathematics
6 15 (2.25%) User Experience
7 14 (2.10%) Client/Server
8 13 (1.95%) Enterprise Software
9 11 (1.65%) Mainframe
10 10 (1.50%) AS400
10 10 (1.50%) Data Conversion
11 8 (1.20%) EPoS
11 8 (1.20%) Statistics
12 7 (1.05%) Wiki
13 6 (0.90%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 5 (0.75%) Data Extraction
15 4 (0.60%) Digital Media
15 4 (0.60%) Driving Licence
15 4 (0.60%) FMCG
15 4 (0.60%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 81 (12.16%) Windows
2 46 (6.91%) Linux
3 38 (5.71%) Unix
4 36 (5.41%) Windows Server
5 16 (2.40%) Windows Server 2012
6 12 (1.80%) Solaris
7 11 (1.65%) Windows Server 2003
8 9 (1.35%) Windows 2000
9 5 (0.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 5 (0.75%) Ubuntu
10 3 (0.45%) Android
10 3 (0.45%) Apple iOS
10 3 (0.45%) Windows Server 2008
11 1 (0.15%) Mac OS X
11 1 (0.15%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 205 (30.78%) Agile Software Development
2 138 (20.72%) SDLC
3 113 (16.97%) Test Scripting
4 103 (15.47%) Business Analysis
5 96 (14.41%) Regression Testing
6 89 (13.36%) Software Testing
7 87 (13.06%) Integration Testing
8 86 (12.91%) Test Strategy
9 83 (12.46%) System Integration Testing
10 78 (11.71%) Project Management
11 77 (11.56%) Scrum
12 64 (9.61%) E-Commerce
13 63 (9.46%) Use Case
14 60 (9.01%) Automated Testing
15 58 (8.71%) Waterfall
16 56 (8.41%) Test Automation
17 54 (8.11%) Continuous Integration
17 54 (8.11%) Functional Testing
17 54 (8.11%) System Testing
17 54 (8.11%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 181 (27.18%) SQL
2 84 (12.61%) Java
3 76 (11.41%) JavaScript
4 52 (7.81%) C#
5 41 (6.16%) T-SQL
6 35 (5.26%) PHP
6 35 (5.26%) Python
7 29 (4.35%) C
8 27 (4.05%) Perl
9 25 (3.75%) PL/SQL
10 23 (3.45%) Ruby
11 22 (3.30%) ABAP
12 20 (3.00%) C++
13 10 (1.50%) VBA
14 8 (1.20%) Shell Script
15 7 (1.05%) PowerShell
16 5 (0.75%) Bash Shell
16 5 (0.75%) Objective-C
17 4 (0.60%) Korn
18 3 (0.45%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 148 (22.22%) Degree
2 124 (18.62%) ISEB
3 78 (11.71%) ISTQB
4 40 (6.01%) Security Cleared
5 32 (4.80%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 20 (3.00%) SC Cleared
7 18 (2.70%) BPSS Clearance
8 7 (1.05%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 6 (0.90%) ISEB Practitioner
10 5 (0.75%) Microsoft Certification
11 4 (0.60%) CITP
11 4 (0.60%) MBCS
12 3 (0.45%) ACCA
12 3 (0.45%) CIMA
12 3 (0.45%) CISA
12 3 (0.45%) IIBA
12 3 (0.45%) QiCA
13 2 (0.30%) DV Cleared
13 2 (0.30%) ITIL Certification
14 1 (0.15%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 151 (22.67%) QA
2 5 (0.75%) SLA
3 4 (0.60%) PMBOK
4 3 (0.45%) COBIT
4 3 (0.45%) ISO 9001
4 3 (0.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (0.45%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 3 (0.45%) SEPA
5 2 (0.30%) SDET
System Software
1 13 (1.95%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.15%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (0.15%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 29 (4.35%) HP Quality Center
2 5 (0.75%) CFEngine
2 5 (0.75%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (0.75%) Puppet
2 5 (0.75%) ZABBIX
2 5 (0.75%) Zenoss
3 1 (0.15%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 1 (0.15%) Netcool
3 1 (0.15%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (0.15%) vMotion
Vendors
1 85 (12.76%) Microsoft
2 69 (10.36%) Oracle
3 54 (8.11%) SAP
4 25 (3.75%) HP
5 17 (2.55%) Red Hat
6 10 (1.50%) MKS
6 10 (1.50%) ServiceNow
6 10 (1.50%) TOWER Software
7 6 (0.90%) JD Edwards
7 6 (0.90%) Remedy
7 6 (0.90%) Salesforce.com
8 5 (0.75%) BMC
8 5 (0.75%) Tableau
9 4 (0.60%) Adobe
9 4 (0.60%) AppDynamics
9 4 (0.60%) CODA
9 4 (0.60%) Infor
9 4 (0.60%) LexisNexis
9 4 (0.60%) Sage
9 4 (0.60%) SunGard
Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits + Training
Posted: 23 hours ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
South East
Cognizant
Posted: Yesterday
Rochester, Kent
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £33000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Banbury, Oxfordshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £20000.00 - £25000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Banbury, Oxfordshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Woking, Surrey
Think IT Recruitment
Salary: £70000.00 - £80000.00 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Newbury, Berkshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Marlow, Buckinghamshire
Ascend Consulting
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Clarius Solutions Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000 - £55,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000 - £55,000
Posted: 4 days ago
West Sussex
Jenrick IT
Salary: Highly Negotiable
Posted: 4 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £47,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £47,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Redhill
Interquest - IQ Public Sector
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + benefits and bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
The Rank Group plc
Salary: Dependent on experience
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Southern Lights Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Wokingham, Berkshire
V2
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum + uncapped bonus and benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Deloitte
Salary: competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Deloitte
Salary: competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Deloitte
Salary: competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Deloitte
Salary: competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Deloitte
Salary: competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
BAE Systems Applied Intelligence Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £43,000 to £54,000 per annum + an outstanding package
Posted: 6 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £43,000 to £54,000 per annum + an outstanding package
Posted: 6 days ago
Kent
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + full suite of benefits, career progression
Posted: 12 days ago
Slough, Berkshire, United Kingdom
XIST4 Recruitment
Salary: £35,000 - £40,000 per year
Posted: 13 days ago
Basingstoke
Spectrum IT
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago