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 6 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Rank 172 159 159
Rank change year-on-year
-13 0
Permanent jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 350 390 389
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 1.67% 1.70% 1.75%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.02% 2.12% 2.30%
Number of salaries quoted 294 323 311
Average salary £43,500 £45,000 £40,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.33% +10.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £32,500 £27,750
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
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
17346 18366 16922
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 82.75% 80.19% 76.27%
Number of salaries quoted 13906 14584 13869
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £67,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +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 6 July 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 6 July 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 +3 83 £40,000 -11.11% 6
Buckinghamshire +38 73 £43,500 +0.57% 3
Hampshire -14 73 £42,500 +21.42% 6
Berkshire -14 69 £52,000 +9.47% 9
Oxfordshire +12 25 £39,000 +20.00% 8
Kent +5 11 £30,000 -13.04% 2
West Sussex -25 5 £45,000 -18.18%
East Sussex +13 4 £36,250 -19.44% 1
Thames Valley +10 3 £52,500 -8.69%
Home Counties - 3 £55,000 -
Middlesex +7 1 £25,000 -47.36%
Sussex -2 1 £37,500 +7.14%
User Acceptance Testing
England

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

For the 6 months to 6 July 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.

1 343 (40.88%) Agile Software Development
2 292 (34.80%) Finance
3 227 (27.06%) QA
4 177 (21.10%) SQL
5 162 (19.31%) Project Management
6 154 (18.36%) Test Scripting
7 148 (17.64%) SDLC
8 139 (16.57%) Java
9 138 (16.45%) Selenium
10 137 (16.33%) ISEB
11 136 (16.21%) Business Analysis
12 135 (16.09%) Microsoft
13 126 (15.02%) Test Automation
14 123 (14.66%) Scrum
15 114 (13.59%) Degree
16 107 (12.75%) System Testing
17 100 (11.92%) Test Strategy
18 96 (11.44%) Retail
19 95 (11.32%) Software Testing
20 91 (10.85%) Use Case
21 90 (10.73%) Analytical Skills
22 88 (10.49%) MS Excel
22 88 (10.49%) Banking
23 87 (10.37%) Waterfall
24 86 (10.25%) JIRA
25 83 (9.89%) System Integration Testing
26 80 (9.54%) Automated Testing
26 80 (9.54%) Oracle
26 80 (9.54%) SAP
27 76 (9.06%) Telecoms

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

For the 6 months to 6 July 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 24 (2.86%) Apache
2 19 (2.26%) SharePoint
3 17 (2.03%) IIS
4 13 (1.55%) Drupal
5 9 (1.07%) WebSphere
5 9 (1.07%) Confluence
6 8 (0.95%) SharePoint 2013
7 7 (0.83%) Elasticsearch
7 7 (0.83%) BizTalk Server
7 7 (0.83%) CMS
8 6 (0.72%) Tomcat
9 5 (0.60%) WebSphere Application Server
10 3 (0.36%) MS Exchange
10 3 (0.36%) Exchange Server 2010
11 2 (0.24%) Node.js
11 2 (0.24%) SAP Portal
12 1 (0.12%) Apache Pig
12 1 (0.12%) SAS
12 1 (0.12%) ColdFusion
12 1 (0.12%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 88 (10.49%) MS Excel
2 57 (6.79%) MS Office
3 28 (3.34%) MS PowerPoint
4 22 (2.62%) MS Visio
5 20 (2.38%) MS Project
6 9 (1.07%) Photoshop
6 9 (1.07%) Adobe Illustrator
7 7 (0.83%) PowerPivot
8 5 (0.60%) Mingle
9 3 (0.36%) OmniGraffle
10 1 (0.12%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 11 (1.31%) SAP FI
1 11 (1.31%) SAP FI/CO
1 11 (1.31%) SAP CO
2 9 (1.07%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 8 (0.95%) Summit
4 7 (0.83%) SAP FI-GL
4 7 (0.83%) Oracle Receivables
5 6 (0.72%) Oracle Payables
5 6 (0.72%) Oracle General Ledger
5 6 (0.72%) Dynamics CRM
5 6 (0.72%) Oracle EBS
6 3 (0.36%) SAP MM
6 3 (0.36%) Dynamics AX
6 3 (0.36%) Dynamics NAV
6 3 (0.36%) SAP QM
7 2 (0.24%) SAP HR
7 2 (0.24%) SAP Payroll
7 2 (0.24%) SAP HCM
7 2 (0.24%) SAP BPC
7 2 (0.24%) ProductWriter
Cloud Services
1 31 (3.69%) SaaS
2 4 (0.48%) Google Analytics
2 4 (0.48%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (0.36%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (0.24%) PaaS
4 2 (0.24%) Office 365
5 1 (0.12%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 19 (2.26%) VoIP
2 16 (1.91%) Firewall
3 11 (1.31%) TCP/IP
4 8 (0.95%) DMZ
4 8 (0.95%) LDAP
5 7 (0.83%) LAN
5 7 (0.83%) PBX
5 7 (0.83%) WAN
6 5 (0.60%) Internet
6 5 (0.60%) Extranet
7 4 (0.48%) Intranet
7 4 (0.48%) FTP
7 4 (0.48%) IP Telephony
8 3 (0.36%) SMTP
9 2 (0.24%) HTTP
9 2 (0.24%) VPN
9 2 (0.24%) DNS
9 2 (0.24%) HTTPS
9 2 (0.24%) SSH
9 2 (0.24%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 55 (6.56%) SQL Server
2 43 (5.13%) MySQL
3 18 (2.15%) Oracle Database
4 16 (1.91%) Relational Database
4 16 (1.91%) Data Warehouse
5 15 (1.79%) BusinessObjects
6 13 (1.55%) MongoDB
7 12 (1.43%) SQL Server 2008
7 12 (1.43%) RDBMS
8 11 (1.31%) NoSQL
9 10 (1.19%) SQL Server 2012
9 10 (1.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 8 (0.95%) QlikView
10 8 (0.95%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 8 (0.95%) Big Data
10 8 (0.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 8 (0.95%) Oracle9i Database
11 7 (0.83%) DB2
12 6 (0.72%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
13 5 (0.60%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 138 (16.45%) Selenium
2 86 (10.25%) JIRA
3 56 (6.67%) WebDriver
4 45 (5.36%) Jenkins
5 44 (5.24%) HP UFT
6 27 (3.22%) Team Foundation Server
6 27 (3.22%) SoapUI
7 26 (3.10%) LoadRunner
7 26 (3.10%) JMeter
8 25 (2.98%) FitNesse
9 23 (2.74%) WatiN
10 19 (2.26%) Cucumber
11 14 (1.67%) Maven
11 14 (1.67%) Visual Studio
12 13 (1.55%) InstallShield
13 11 (1.31%) TestDirector
14 10 (1.19%) Hudson
14 10 (1.19%) Zephyr
15 9 (1.07%) JUnit
16 8 (0.95%) Ant
General
1 292 (34.80%) Finance
2 96 (11.44%) Retail
3 88 (10.49%) Banking
4 76 (9.06%) Telecoms
5 38 (4.53%) Marketing
6 36 (4.29%) Manufacturing
7 25 (2.98%) Advertising
8 15 (1.79%) Automotive
8 15 (1.79%) Back Office
9 13 (1.55%) Electronics
10 7 (0.83%) General Ledger
10 7 (0.83%) Retail Banking
11 5 (0.60%) Billing
11 5 (0.60%) Legal
12 4 (0.48%) Law
13 3 (0.36%) Investment Banking
14 2 (0.24%) Publishing
14 2 (0.24%) Games
14 2 (0.24%) Pharmaceutical
14 2 (0.24%) Wholesale Banking
Job Titles
1 438 (52.21%) Analyst
2 236 (28.13%) Business Analyst
3 114 (13.59%) Test Analyst
4 89 (10.61%) Tester
5 71 (8.46%) Test Manager
6 63 (7.51%) Consultant
7 52 (6.20%) Senior Analyst
8 41 (4.89%) Systems Analyst
9 36 (4.29%) Support Analyst
10 34 (4.05%) Test Engineer
11 32 (3.81%) Senior Business Analyst
12 31 (3.69%) Project Manager
13 30 (3.58%) QA Engineer
14 29 (3.46%) Software Engineer
14 29 (3.46%) Applications Support
15 28 (3.34%) Junior
16 26 (3.10%) Applications Support Analyst
17 24 (2.86%) Test Leader
18 23 (2.74%) Junior Analyst
18 23 (2.74%) QA Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 63 (7.51%) XML
2 61 (7.27%) HTML
3 46 (5.48%) Web Services
4 44 (5.24%) .NET
5 26 (3.10%) CSS
6 25 (2.98%) Gherkin
7 24 (2.86%) LAMP
8 14 (1.67%) Ajax
8 14 (1.67%) WebSphere MQ
9 13 (1.55%) Hibernate
9 13 (1.55%) Spring
10 12 (1.43%) JMS
11 11 (1.31%) Java EE
11 11 (1.31%) jQuery
11 11 (1.31%) REST
12 8 (0.95%) RESTful
12 8 (0.95%) Middleware
13 7 (0.83%) COM
14 6 (0.72%) HTML5
14 6 (0.72%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 90 (10.73%) Analytical Skills
2 40 (4.77%) Management Information System
3 29 (3.46%) User Experience
4 26 (3.10%) FMCG
5 25 (2.98%) Computer Science
6 21 (2.50%) Data Integration
7 15 (1.79%) Enterprise Software
8 9 (1.07%) DTV
9 7 (0.83%) Client/Server
10 6 (0.72%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 6 (0.72%) IVR
10 6 (0.72%) Tandem
10 6 (0.72%) Mathematics
10 6 (0.72%) Wiki
11 4 (0.48%) iSeries
11 4 (0.48%) Economics
12 3 (0.36%) Replication
12 3 (0.36%) EPoS
12 3 (0.36%) NHS
12 3 (0.36%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 69 (8.22%) Linux
2 55 (6.56%) Windows
3 48 (5.72%) UNIX
4 15 (1.79%) Ubuntu
4 15 (1.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 13 (1.55%) Solaris
6 12 (1.43%) Windows Server 2012
7 8 (0.95%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
8 7 (0.83%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (0.12%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.12%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.12%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 343 (40.88%) Agile Software Development
2 162 (19.31%) Project Management
3 154 (18.36%) Test Scripting
4 148 (17.64%) SDLC
5 136 (16.21%) Business Analysis
6 126 (15.02%) Test Automation
7 123 (14.66%) Scrum
8 107 (12.75%) System Testing
9 100 (11.92%) Test Strategy
10 95 (11.32%) Software Testing
11 91 (10.85%) Use Case
12 87 (10.37%) Waterfall
13 83 (9.89%) System Integration Testing
14 80 (9.54%) Automated Testing
15 75 (8.94%) Change Management
16 73 (8.70%) UML
17 72 (8.58%) Test Management
18 69 (8.22%) Regression Testing
19 64 (7.63%) PRINCE2
20 62 (7.39%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 177 (21.10%) SQL
2 139 (16.57%) Java
3 62 (7.39%) JavaScript
4 54 (6.44%) PHP
5 51 (6.08%) C#
6 49 (5.84%) Python
7 32 (3.81%) Ruby
7 32 (3.81%) Perl
8 25 (2.98%) C
9 22 (2.62%) Shell Script
9 22 (2.62%) PowerShell
10 19 (2.26%) Bash Shell
11 18 (2.15%) PL/SQL
12 16 (1.91%) C++
13 11 (1.31%) T-SQL
14 9 (1.07%) VBA
15 6 (0.72%) VB
15 6 (0.72%) Korn
16 3 (0.36%) VB.NET
17 1 (0.12%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 137 (16.33%) ISEB
2 114 (13.59%) Degree
3 68 (8.10%) ISTQB
4 46 (5.48%) Security Cleared
5 37 (4.41%) SC Cleared
6 18 (2.15%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 13 (1.55%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 7 (0.83%) PMP
8 7 (0.83%) PMI Certification
9 6 (0.72%) Cisco Certification
9 6 (0.72%) CCNA
10 4 (0.48%) SAP Certification
10 4 (0.48%) MBA
10 4 (0.48%) ISEB Practitioner
10 4 (0.48%) ITIL Certification
10 4 (0.48%) DV Cleared
11 3 (0.36%) APMP
11 3 (0.36%) Microsoft Certification
12 2 (0.24%) CCA
12 2 (0.24%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 227 (27.06%) QA
2 7 (0.83%) SLA
3 6 (0.72%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 6 (0.72%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.12%) WCAG
4 1 (0.12%) HL7
4 1 (0.12%) DICOM
4 1 (0.12%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 6 (0.72%) Active Directory
2 3 (0.36%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.24%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (0.12%) Firmware
4 1 (0.12%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.12%) XenApp
4 1 (0.12%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 50 (5.96%) HP Quality Center
2 16 (1.91%) Puppet
3 15 (1.79%) Opscode Chef
3 15 (1.79%) Zenoss
4 9 (1.07%) ZABBIX
5 6 (0.72%) Nagios
6 2 (0.24%) Control-M
7 1 (0.12%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 1 (0.12%) SCCM
7 1 (0.12%) vMotion
Vendors
1 135 (16.09%) Microsoft
2 80 (9.54%) Oracle
2 80 (9.54%) SAP
3 53 (6.32%) HP
4 28 (3.34%) Red Hat
5 24 (2.86%) Business Objects
6 19 (2.26%) Ariba
7 14 (1.67%) IBM
8 11 (1.31%) Siebel
9 10 (1.19%) VMware
10 8 (0.95%) BEA
10 8 (0.95%) Laserfiche
10 8 (0.95%) Capita
11 7 (0.83%) Atlassian
11 7 (0.83%) Tableau
12 5 (0.60%) Epicor
12 5 (0.60%) Salesforce.com
13 4 (0.48%) Google
13 4 (0.48%) NetSuite
14 3 (0.36%) TOWER Software
Slough, Berkshire
TD Group
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum plus an excellent benefits package
Posted: 2 hours ago
Petersfield, Hampshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: D.O.E
Posted: 2 hours ago
South East
Vivid Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £0 - 55k per year + 15% Bonus, Pension
Posted: 3 hours ago
Guildford, Surrey
set2recruit
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum £35k - £45k+ Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Epsom, Surrey
Think IT Recruitment
Salary: £34000 - £44000 per annum + bonus + extensive package
Posted: 10 hours ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Adalta Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Pensions + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Waterlooville, Hampshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Waterlooville
Computer Futures
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £38,000 per annum plus great benefits and culture
Posted: 4 days ago
Chatham
Interquest - IQ Public Sector
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Newbury, UK
Amdocs
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Newbury, UK
Amdocs
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Brighton
American Express
Posted: 5 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
TD Group
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum Plus Package (Car Scheme, Pension, B
Posted: 6 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
set2recruit
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Milton Keynes
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £38000 - £48000 per annum + 25 Days Holiday, £2,000 Bonus, Pension!
Posted: 7 days ago
South East
Cognizant
Posted: 10 days ago
Hampshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Sutton, Surrey
Reed Business Information Ltd
Salary: £40,000 to £45,000 pa + 29 days + share ops scheme + pension + more!
Posted: 11 days ago