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 24 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Rank 147 163 198
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +35
Permanent jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 390 366 319
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 1.77% 1.66% 1.40%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.22% 2.09% 1.80%
Number of salaries quoted 358 298 287
Average salary £47,500 £40,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.28% +8.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,850 £30,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +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
17542 17526 17749
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 79.67% 79.39% 78.10%
Number of salaries quoted 13848 14184 15177
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +1.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,000 £62,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 24 November 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 24 November 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
Surrey -8 116 £50,000 +25.00% 14
Berkshire +9 80 £47,500 +11.76% 10
Buckinghamshire +32 68 £46,750 +12.65% 5
Kent +20 48 £50,000 +33.33% 3
Hampshire -11 36 £45,000 +5.88% 1
West Sussex +2 21 £45,000 +38.46% 2
East Sussex -12 11 £42,500 +30.76%
Middlesex +7 6 £60,000 +65.51% 1
Oxfordshire -5 6 £39,000 +4.00% 5
User Acceptance Testing
England

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

For the 6 months to 24 November 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.

1 336 (43.30%) Agile Software Development
2 246 (31.70%) Finance
3 220 (28.35%) SQL
4 176 (22.68%) QA
5 167 (21.52%) ISEB
6 138 (17.78%) Microsoft
7 137 (17.65%) Project Management
8 134 (17.27%) Test Scripting
9 125 (16.11%) Business Analysis
10 121 (15.59%) Waterfall
11 116 (14.95%) Selenium
12 113 (14.56%) Java
13 110 (14.18%) Stakeholder Management
14 108 (13.92%) Analytical Skills
15 107 (13.79%) Software Testing
16 105 (13.53%) JavaScript
17 103 (13.27%) Degree
18 94 (12.11%) Scrum
19 87 (11.21%) User Stories
20 84 (10.82%) System Testing
20 84 (10.82%) Retail
21 83 (10.70%) MS Excel
21 83 (10.70%) Test Automation
22 82 (10.57%) SQL Server
22 82 (10.57%) XML
23 81 (10.44%) ISTQB
24 80 (10.31%) Web Services
24 80 (10.31%) Test Strategy
25 78 (10.05%) C#
26 76 (9.79%) PHP

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

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 27 (3.48%) SharePoint
2 11 (1.42%) Drupal
3 9 (1.16%) Confluence
3 9 (1.16%) CMS
4 8 (1.03%) SAS
4 8 (1.03%) IIS
5 6 (0.77%) WebSphere
6 5 (0.64%) Lync
6 5 (0.64%) Node.js
7 4 (0.52%) JBoss
8 3 (0.39%) WebLogic
8 3 (0.39%) Oracle Workflow
8 3 (0.39%) SharePoint 2013
9 2 (0.26%) NServiceBus
9 2 (0.26%) Tomcat
9 2 (0.26%) ColdFusion
9 2 (0.26%) BizTalk Server
10 1 (0.13%) MS Exchange
10 1 (0.13%) Apache
10 1 (0.13%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 83 (10.70%) MS Excel
2 54 (6.96%) MS Office
3 29 (3.74%) MS Visio
4 23 (2.96%) MS Project
5 16 (2.06%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (0.26%) InfoPath
7 1 (0.13%) Photoshop
7 1 (0.13%) Acrobat
7 1 (0.13%) Adobe Illustrator
7 1 (0.13%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 17 (2.19%) SAP FI
2 15 (1.93%) SAP FI/CO
2 15 (1.93%) SAP CO
3 12 (1.55%) Dynamics CRM
4 9 (1.16%) Dynamics AX
5 8 (1.03%) ProductWriter
6 7 (0.90%) Dynamics NAV
6 7 (0.90%) Oracle Receivables
7 6 (0.77%) SAP FSCM
7 6 (0.77%) Google Analytics
8 5 (0.64%) Oracle Payables
8 5 (0.64%) Hyperion Planning
8 5 (0.64%) Oracle EBS R12
8 5 (0.64%) SiteCatalyst
9 4 (0.52%) Oracle Cash Management
9 4 (0.52%) SAP FI-GL
9 4 (0.52%) Oracle EBS
10 3 (0.39%) HFM
10 3 (0.39%) SAP R/3
10 3 (0.39%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 31 (3.99%) SaaS
2 6 (0.77%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (0.64%) SuccessFactors
4 1 (0.13%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 25 (3.22%) Internet
1 25 (3.22%) Firewall
2 15 (1.93%) HTTP
3 6 (0.77%) TCP/IP
4 5 (0.64%) LDAP
4 5 (0.64%) SMS
4 5 (0.64%) DNS
4 5 (0.64%) SAN
4 5 (0.64%) Wireless
4 5 (0.64%) SS7
4 5 (0.64%) ISUP
4 5 (0.64%) INAP
4 5 (0.64%) Wireshark
5 3 (0.39%) IP Telephony
5 3 (0.39%) VoIP
6 2 (0.26%) WAN
6 2 (0.26%) CTI
6 2 (0.26%) Intranet
7 1 (0.13%) HTTPS
7 1 (0.13%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 82 (10.57%) SQL Server
2 30 (3.87%) MySQL
3 29 (3.74%) SQL Server 2008
4 26 (3.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 25 (3.22%) SQL Server 2005
5 25 (3.22%) Data Warehouse
6 21 (2.71%) Relational Database
7 20 (2.58%) SQL Server 2012
8 11 (1.42%) MS Access
9 10 (1.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 8 (1.03%) SAP BW
11 7 (0.90%) Oracle Reports
11 7 (0.90%) Big Data
12 6 (0.77%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
12 6 (0.77%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 6 (0.77%) BusinessObjects
12 6 (0.77%) SQL Server 2000
12 6 (0.77%) Oracle Database
13 5 (0.64%) DTS
14 3 (0.39%) Oracle Discoverer
Development Applications
1 116 (14.95%) Selenium
2 74 (9.54%) JIRA
3 60 (7.73%) WebDriver
4 43 (5.54%) Jenkins
5 40 (5.15%) Visual Studio
6 37 (4.77%) QuickTest Pro
7 22 (2.84%) Team Foundation Server
8 19 (2.45%) JMeter
8 19 (2.45%) Git (software)
9 14 (1.80%) LoadRunner
9 14 (1.80%) Cucumber
10 10 (1.29%) Selenium IDE
11 7 (0.90%) TestComplete
12 6 (0.77%) JUnit
13 5 (0.64%) Ant
13 5 (0.64%) TestDirector
13 5 (0.64%) RequisitePro
13 5 (0.64%) Subversion
13 5 (0.64%) SilkTest
13 5 (0.64%) Rational DOORS
General
1 246 (31.70%) Finance
2 84 (10.82%) Retail
3 76 (9.79%) Telecoms
4 72 (9.28%) Banking
5 53 (6.83%) Advertising
6 50 (6.44%) Marketing
7 25 (3.22%) Legal
8 18 (2.32%) Publishing
9 16 (2.06%) Manufacturing
10 13 (1.68%) Back Office
11 12 (1.55%) Automotive
12 11 (1.42%) Front Office
12 11 (1.42%) Billing
13 6 (0.77%) General Ledger
14 5 (0.64%) Multimedia
15 4 (0.52%) Electronics
16 3 (0.39%) Financial Institution
16 3 (0.39%) Investment Banking
17 2 (0.26%) Military
17 2 (0.26%) French Language
Job Titles
1 388 (50.00%) Analyst
2 205 (26.42%) Business Analyst
3 107 (13.79%) Test Analyst
4 58 (7.47%) Tester
5 57 (7.35%) Senior Analyst
6 51 (6.57%) Consultant
7 49 (6.31%) Developer
8 41 (5.28%) Test Manager
9 36 (4.64%) Senior Business Analyst
10 35 (4.51%) Project Manager
11 30 (3.87%) Systems Analyst
12 27 (3.48%) Test Engineer
13 24 (3.09%) QA Manager
14 21 (2.71%) Applications Support
15 20 (2.58%) Test Leader
16 19 (2.45%) .NET Developer
17 18 (2.32%) Senior Test Analyst
17 18 (2.32%) Support Analyst
18 17 (2.19%) Business Systems Analyst
18 17 (2.19%) Implementation Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 82 (10.57%) XML
2 80 (10.31%) Web Services
3 69 (8.89%) .NET
4 66 (8.51%) HTML
5 42 (5.41%) LAMP
6 34 (4.38%) CSS
7 30 (3.87%) Gherkin
8 19 (2.45%) SOAP
9 16 (2.06%) .NET Framework
10 13 (1.68%) XSLT
10 13 (1.68%) ASP.NET
11 12 (1.55%) JSP
11 12 (1.55%) Ajax
12 11 (1.42%) HTML5
13 9 (1.16%) AngularJS
13 9 (1.16%) WCF
14 8 (1.03%) jQuery
15 7 (0.90%) LINQ
15 7 (0.90%) WSDL
15 7 (0.90%) ADO.NET
Miscellaneous
1 108 (13.92%) Analytical Skills
2 42 (5.41%) FMCG
3 39 (5.03%) Management Information System
4 32 (4.12%) Mobile App
5 23 (2.96%) User Experience
6 16 (2.06%) Data Structures
7 10 (1.29%) PMI
7 10 (1.29%) Data Integration
7 10 (1.29%) Statistics
7 10 (1.29%) Computer Science
8 8 (1.03%) Social Media
8 8 (1.03%) LIMS
8 8 (1.03%) Algorithms
9 7 (0.90%) Mainframe
9 7 (0.90%) NHS
9 7 (0.90%) PKI
10 6 (0.77%) Mathematics
10 6 (0.77%) New Media
10 6 (0.77%) EPoS
10 6 (0.77%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 42 (5.41%) Windows
2 36 (4.64%) Linux
3 23 (2.96%) UNIX
4 7 (0.90%) Solaris
5 6 (0.77%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (0.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (0.52%) Windows XP
8 2 (0.26%) HPUX
9 1 (0.13%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (0.13%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 336 (43.30%) Agile Software Development
2 137 (17.65%) Project Management
3 134 (17.27%) Test Scripting
4 125 (16.11%) Business Analysis
5 121 (15.59%) Waterfall
6 110 (14.18%) Stakeholder Management
7 107 (13.79%) Software Testing
8 94 (12.11%) Scrum
9 87 (11.21%) User Stories
10 84 (10.82%) System Testing
11 83 (10.70%) Test Automation
12 80 (10.31%) Test Strategy
13 76 (9.79%) UML
14 75 (9.66%) Change Management
15 63 (8.12%) Automated Testing
16 62 (7.99%) Use Case
17 59 (7.60%) CRM
17 59 (7.60%) Automation Testing
18 58 (7.47%) Workflow
19 50 (6.44%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 220 (28.35%) SQL
2 113 (14.56%) Java
3 105 (13.53%) JavaScript
4 78 (10.05%) C#
5 76 (9.79%) PHP
6 38 (4.90%) T-SQL
7 37 (4.77%) Python
8 27 (3.48%) VB
9 18 (2.32%) VBScript
9 18 (2.32%) Ruby
10 16 (2.06%) C
11 14 (1.80%) C++
12 13 (1.68%) PL/SQL
13 11 (1.42%) VB.NET
14 8 (1.03%) Perl
15 6 (0.77%) Shell Script
16 5 (0.64%) XQuery
16 5 (0.64%) VBA
16 5 (0.64%) PowerShell
17 4 (0.52%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 167 (21.52%) ISEB
2 103 (13.27%) Degree
3 81 (10.44%) ISTQB
4 39 (5.03%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 24 (3.09%) Security Cleared
6 21 (2.71%) Microsoft Certification
7 15 (1.93%) SC Cleared
8 14 (1.80%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 12 (1.55%) PMP
9 12 (1.55%) PMI Certification
10 11 (1.42%) MCSE
10 11 (1.42%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 10 (1.29%) MCSA
11 10 (1.29%) CCNA
11 10 (1.29%) Cisco Certification
12 9 (1.16%) MCITP
13 7 (0.90%) CCA
14 5 (0.64%) HND
14 5 (0.64%) ISEB Practitioner
14 5 (0.64%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 176 (22.68%) QA
2 21 (2.71%) SLA
3 8 (1.03%) ISO 9001
4 5 (0.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.26%) ISO 9000
5 2 (0.26%) Data Quality
System Software
1 7 (0.90%) VMware Infrastructure
1 7 (0.90%) vSphere
2 5 (0.64%) vCloud
2 5 (0.64%) NFS
2 5 (0.64%) Active Directory
2 5 (0.64%) Hyper-V
3 4 (0.52%) XenApp
3 4 (0.52%) XenDesktop
4 1 (0.13%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 40 (5.15%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (0.52%) Foglight
2 4 (0.52%) WSUS
2 4 (0.52%) SCCM
3 1 (0.13%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 138 (17.78%) Microsoft
2 47 (6.06%) Oracle
3 45 (5.80%) SAP
4 26 (3.35%) HP
5 17 (2.19%) Business Objects
6 13 (1.68%) Citrix
7 9 (1.16%) Cisco
7 9 (1.16%) Cognos
8 7 (0.90%) PeopleSoft
8 7 (0.90%) VMware
9 6 (0.77%) Adobe
9 6 (0.77%) Google
9 6 (0.77%) hybris
10 5 (0.64%) ProCurve
10 5 (0.64%) Hyperion
10 5 (0.64%) Red Hat
10 5 (0.64%) Salesforce.com
10 5 (0.64%) TIBCO
11 4 (0.52%) AppSense
11 4 (0.52%) IBM
Berkshire
Crimson Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £59000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Slough, Berkshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £59000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Middlesex
Michael Page Technology
Posted: Yesterday
Surrey
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £36000 Per Annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Reigate, Surrey
Towers Watson
Posted: 2 days ago
Camberley, Surrey
IT Connections
Salary: to £35,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Windsor, Berkshire
Edge Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £52000 per annum + Bonus + Bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 60000
Posted: 4 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: up to 50,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Berkshire
Modis International - London
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £19,000 to £23,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Kent
Gerrard White
Salary: £35000 to £40000 per annum - Plus Benefits and Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Surrey
Sanderson
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire, United Kingdom
White Clarke Group
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire, United Kingdom
White Clarke Group
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Weybridge, Surrey
Think IT Recruitment
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Surrey
Randstad Technologies
Posted: 6 days ago
Canterbury, Kent CT1 1QU
Canterbury Christ Church University
Salary: £34,233 to £36,309 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago