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 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Rank 168 169 178
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +9
Permanent jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 354 383 345
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 1.71% 1.70% 1.57%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.06% 2.11% 2.05%
Number of salaries quoted 304 316 283
Average salary £43,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.33% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £32,900 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £57,500 £55,000
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
17161 18115 16851
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 82.92% 80.51% 76.89%
Number of salaries quoted 13972 14159 13696
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £66,200 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.65%

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 4 August 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 4 August 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
Berkshire -9 81 £52,500 +10.52% 9
Hampshire +4 70 £37,500 +7.14% 9
Surrey -22 70 £40,000 -11.11% 9
Buckinghamshire +30 69 £45,000 - 4
Oxfordshire +28 34 £43,000 +22.85% 2
Kent +5 14 £34,500 -17.36% 5
East Sussex +17 8 £35,000 -22.22%
Thames Valley +7 3 £52,500 -8.69%
West Sussex -30 3 £52,500 - 3
Home Counties - 3 £55,000 -
Sussex - 2 £37,500 -
User Acceptance Testing
England

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

For the 6 months to 4 August 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.

1 309 (39.62%) Agile Software Development
2 286 (36.67%) Finance
3 212 (27.18%) QA
4 185 (23.72%) SQL
5 147 (18.85%) Test Scripting
6 137 (17.56%) SDLC
7 133 (17.05%) Project Management
8 132 (16.92%) Microsoft
9 127 (16.28%) ISEB
10 124 (15.90%) Business Analysis
10 124 (15.90%) Selenium
11 122 (15.64%) Java
12 105 (13.46%) System Testing
13 103 (13.21%) Scrum
14 102 (13.08%) Test Automation
15 98 (12.56%) Degree
16 97 (12.44%) Test Strategy
17 91 (11.67%) Software Testing
18 87 (11.15%) Retail
18 87 (11.15%) JIRA
19 86 (11.03%) Use Case
20 85 (10.90%) Analytical Skills
21 84 (10.77%) Waterfall
22 82 (10.51%) MS Excel
23 81 (10.38%) System Integration Testing
24 78 (10.00%) Regression Testing
25 74 (9.49%) Automated Testing
25 74 (9.49%) Oracle
26 73 (9.36%) Linux
27 71 (9.10%) UML

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

For the 6 months to 4 August 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 22 (2.82%) Apache
2 17 (2.18%) SharePoint
3 12 (1.54%) IIS
4 9 (1.15%) Elasticsearch
5 8 (1.03%) SharePoint 2013
5 8 (1.03%) WebSphere
5 8 (1.03%) Confluence
6 7 (0.90%) BizTalk Server
7 6 (0.77%) Tomcat
8 5 (0.64%) WebSphere Application Server
8 5 (0.64%) CMS
9 3 (0.38%) Drupal
10 2 (0.26%) SAP Portal
10 2 (0.26%) Node.js
10 2 (0.26%) SAS
11 1 (0.13%) ColdFusion
11 1 (0.13%) MS Exchange
11 1 (0.13%) MS Project Server
11 1 (0.13%) SharePoint 2010
11 1 (0.13%) Lync
Applications
1 82 (10.51%) MS Excel
2 50 (6.41%) MS Office
3 27 (3.46%) MS PowerPoint
4 25 (3.21%) MS Visio
5 20 (2.56%) MS Project
6 10 (1.28%) Photoshop
6 10 (1.28%) Adobe Illustrator
7 7 (0.90%) PowerPivot
8 4 (0.51%) OmniGraffle
8 4 (0.51%) Mingle
9 1 (0.13%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 9 (1.15%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 8 (1.03%) Summit
2 8 (1.03%) Oracle Receivables
3 7 (0.90%) SAP FI/CO
3 7 (0.90%) Oracle General Ledger
3 7 (0.90%) Oracle Payables
3 7 (0.90%) SAP CO
3 7 (0.90%) Dynamics CRM
3 7 (0.90%) SAP FI
4 6 (0.77%) Oracle EBS
4 6 (0.77%) Dynamics NAV
4 6 (0.77%) SAP FI-GL
5 3 (0.38%) Oracle EBS R12
5 3 (0.38%) Dynamics AX
5 3 (0.38%) SAP QM
5 3 (0.38%) SAP MM
6 2 (0.26%) SAP HR
6 2 (0.26%) SAP Payroll
6 2 (0.26%) SAP HCM
6 2 (0.26%) ProductWriter
Cloud Services
1 27 (3.46%) SaaS
2 4 (0.51%) Google Analytics
2 4 (0.51%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.13%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.13%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 20 (2.56%) VoIP
2 12 (1.54%) TCP/IP
3 11 (1.41%) Firewall
4 8 (1.03%) DMZ
4 8 (1.03%) WAN
4 8 (1.03%) LDAP
4 8 (1.03%) LAN
5 7 (0.90%) PBX
6 5 (0.64%) Internet
6 5 (0.64%) Extranet
7 4 (0.51%) Intranet
7 4 (0.51%) IP Telephony
7 4 (0.51%) FTP
8 2 (0.26%) SSH
8 2 (0.26%) DNS
9 1 (0.13%) SMTP
9 1 (0.13%) SMS
9 1 (0.13%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (6.79%) SQL Server
2 39 (5.00%) MySQL
3 22 (2.82%) BusinessObjects
4 19 (2.44%) Relational Database
5 17 (2.18%) Oracle Database
6 15 (1.92%) Data Warehouse
6 15 (1.92%) RDBMS
7 11 (1.41%) Big Data
7 11 (1.41%) SQL Server 2008
8 10 (1.28%) MongoDB
8 10 (1.28%) SQL Server 2012
8 10 (1.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 9 (1.15%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 8 (1.03%) NoSQL
10 8 (1.03%) QlikView
10 8 (1.03%) Oracle9i Database
11 7 (0.90%) DB2
11 7 (0.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 6 (0.77%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
13 4 (0.51%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 124 (15.90%) Selenium
2 87 (11.15%) JIRA
3 52 (6.67%) WebDriver
4 45 (5.77%) HP UFT
5 42 (5.38%) Jenkins
6 25 (3.21%) LoadRunner
7 22 (2.82%) Team Foundation Server
8 21 (2.69%) Cucumber
9 20 (2.56%) SoapUI
9 20 (2.56%) JMeter
10 17 (2.18%) FitNesse
11 15 (1.92%) WatiN
11 15 (1.92%) Maven
11 15 (1.92%) Visual Studio
12 13 (1.67%) InstallShield
13 10 (1.28%) TestDirector
14 9 (1.15%) Eclipse
14 9 (1.15%) Hudson
15 8 (1.03%) JUnit
16 7 (0.90%) Ant
General
1 286 (36.67%) Finance
2 87 (11.15%) Retail
3 68 (8.72%) Banking
3 68 (8.72%) Telecoms
4 35 (4.49%) Manufacturing
5 33 (4.23%) Marketing
6 20 (2.56%) Advertising
7 19 (2.44%) Automotive
8 10 (1.28%) Electronics
9 8 (1.03%) Back Office
10 7 (0.90%) General Ledger
11 6 (0.77%) Legal
12 3 (0.38%) Billing
13 2 (0.26%) Investment Banking
13 2 (0.26%) Pharmaceutical
13 2 (0.26%) Publishing
13 2 (0.26%) Games
13 2 (0.26%) Wholesale Banking
13 2 (0.26%) Retail Banking
14 1 (0.13%) German Language
Job Titles
1 422 (54.10%) Analyst
2 219 (28.08%) Business Analyst
3 119 (15.26%) Test Analyst
4 75 (9.62%) Tester
5 64 (8.21%) Test Manager
6 60 (7.69%) Consultant
7 45 (5.77%) Senior Analyst
8 43 (5.51%) Systems Analyst
9 37 (4.74%) Support Analyst
10 32 (4.10%) QA Engineer
11 31 (3.97%) Junior
12 29 (3.72%) Test Engineer
13 26 (3.33%) Applications Support
13 26 (3.33%) Senior Business Analyst
14 23 (2.95%) Developer
14 23 (2.95%) Applications Support Analyst
14 23 (2.95%) QA Analyst
15 22 (2.82%) Software Engineer
15 22 (2.82%) Junior Analyst
16 20 (2.56%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 66 (8.46%) HTML
2 58 (7.44%) XML
3 39 (5.00%) Web Services
3 39 (5.00%) .NET
4 30 (3.85%) CSS
5 21 (2.69%) Gherkin
6 16 (2.05%) LAMP
7 15 (1.92%) Ajax
8 13 (1.67%) WebSphere MQ
9 12 (1.54%) Hibernate
9 12 (1.54%) Spring
9 12 (1.54%) jQuery
10 11 (1.41%) JMS
11 10 (1.28%) Java EE
11 10 (1.28%) REST
12 9 (1.15%) RESTful
13 8 (1.03%) Middleware
14 7 (0.90%) COM
14 7 (0.90%) SOAP
15 6 (0.77%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 85 (10.90%) Analytical Skills
2 37 (4.74%) Management Information System
3 30 (3.85%) User Experience
4 21 (2.69%) Data Integration
4 21 (2.69%) FMCG
5 17 (2.18%) Computer Science
6 14 (1.79%) Enterprise Software
7 10 (1.28%) Client/Server
8 9 (1.15%) DTV
9 8 (1.03%) Mathematics
10 7 (0.90%) IVR
11 6 (0.77%) Tandem
12 5 (0.64%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 5 (0.64%) EPoS
12 5 (0.64%) Wiki
13 4 (0.51%) iSeries
14 2 (0.26%) Clustering
14 2 (0.26%) Life Science
14 2 (0.26%) NHS
14 2 (0.26%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 73 (9.36%) Linux
2 54 (6.92%) UNIX
3 49 (6.28%) Windows
4 13 (1.67%) Solaris
4 13 (1.67%) Ubuntu
4 13 (1.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 13 (1.67%) Windows Server 2012
5 8 (1.03%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
6 5 (0.64%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.13%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.13%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 309 (39.62%) Agile Software Development
2 147 (18.85%) Test Scripting
3 137 (17.56%) SDLC
4 133 (17.05%) Project Management
5 124 (15.90%) Business Analysis
6 105 (13.46%) System Testing
7 103 (13.21%) Scrum
8 102 (13.08%) Test Automation
9 97 (12.44%) Test Strategy
10 91 (11.67%) Software Testing
11 86 (11.03%) Use Case
12 84 (10.77%) Waterfall
13 81 (10.38%) System Integration Testing
14 78 (10.00%) Regression Testing
15 74 (9.49%) Automated Testing
16 71 (9.10%) UML
17 61 (7.82%) Stakeholder Management
18 59 (7.56%) Change Management
18 59 (7.56%) Test Management
19 58 (7.44%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 185 (23.72%) SQL
2 122 (15.64%) Java
3 61 (7.82%) JavaScript
4 56 (7.18%) C#
5 50 (6.41%) PHP
6 49 (6.28%) Python
7 35 (4.49%) Ruby
8 31 (3.97%) Perl
9 28 (3.59%) C
10 26 (3.33%) Shell Script
11 23 (2.95%) PL/SQL
12 17 (2.18%) Bash Shell
13 15 (1.92%) PowerShell
13 15 (1.92%) C++
14 14 (1.79%) T-SQL
15 7 (0.90%) VBA
16 6 (0.77%) Korn
17 5 (0.64%) VB.NET
18 1 (0.13%) VBScript
18 1 (0.13%) VB
Qualifications
1 127 (16.28%) ISEB
2 98 (12.56%) Degree
3 60 (7.69%) ISTQB
4 48 (6.15%) Security Cleared
5 34 (4.36%) SC Cleared
6 16 (2.05%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 7 (0.90%) DV Cleared
7 7 (0.90%) Cisco Certification
7 7 (0.90%) CCNA
8 6 (0.77%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 6 (0.77%) PMP
8 6 (0.77%) PMI Certification
9 5 (0.64%) ISEB Practitioner
10 4 (0.51%) ITIL Certification
10 4 (0.51%) SAP Certification
11 3 (0.38%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 2 (0.26%) IIBA
12 2 (0.26%) Microsoft Certification
12 2 (0.26%) CCA
13 1 (0.13%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 212 (27.18%) QA
2 10 (1.28%) SLA
3 6 (0.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 6 (0.77%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.13%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.13%) WCAG
4 1 (0.13%) COBIT
System Software
1 4 (0.51%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.26%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (0.26%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (0.13%) XenApp
3 1 (0.13%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 37 (4.74%) HP Quality Center
2 13 (1.67%) Puppet
2 13 (1.67%) Opscode Chef
2 13 (1.67%) Zenoss
3 10 (1.28%) ZABBIX
4 3 (0.38%) Nagios
5 1 (0.13%) SCCM
5 1 (0.13%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 1 (0.13%) Control-M
5 1 (0.13%) vMotion
Vendors
1 132 (16.92%) Microsoft
2 74 (9.49%) Oracle
3 71 (9.10%) SAP
4 39 (5.00%) HP
5 26 (3.33%) Red Hat
6 15 (1.92%) Ariba
7 12 (1.54%) IBM
8 8 (1.03%) BEA
8 8 (1.03%) Laserfiche
9 7 (0.90%) Tableau
9 7 (0.90%) VMware
9 7 (0.90%) Siebel
10 6 (0.77%) Atlassian
10 6 (0.77%) Capita
11 5 (0.64%) Salesforce.com
12 4 (0.51%) Google
12 4 (0.51%) NetSuite
12 4 (0.51%) Cisco
13 3 (0.38%) PeopleSoft
13 3 (0.38%) hybris
Middlesex
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Walton-On-Thames, Surrey
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £28,000 to £33,000 per annum + training and development
Posted: 3 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Negotiable
Posted: 4 hours ago
Slough, Berkshire
TD Group
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum plus an excellent benefits package
Posted: 5 hours ago
Guildford, Surrey
set2recruit
Posted: 5 hours ago
South East
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Guildford, Surrey
set2recruit
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum £35k - £45k+ Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Weybridge, Surrey
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £375.00 - £400.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Weybridge, Surrey
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £350.00 - £400.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £27000 - £31000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Medical
Posted: 3 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits / Bonus / Holidays
Posted: 3 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum + 7% bonus.
Posted: 3 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: From £18,000 to £26,000 per annum + Benefits + Training
Posted: 4 days ago
Kent
Proactive Appointments
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
West Malling, Kent
Rark Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £50000 Per Annum Excellent benefits package
Posted: 5 days ago
West Malling, Kent
Dupen Recruitment Services
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + good range of benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
X4 Group
Salary: £20k - 45k per year + Company Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
83Zero
Salary: From £38,000 to £38,000 per annum £38,000 + bonus and benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Alton, Hampshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago