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

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Rank 152 175 195
Rank change year-on-year
+23 +20
Permanent jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 395 315 309
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 1.83% 1.49% 1.34%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.29% 1.87% 1.73%
Number of salaries quoted 360 248 264
Average salary £47,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £33,950 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,750 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +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
17258 16862 17844
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 80.11% 79.63% 77.54%
Number of salaries quoted 13775 13395 15357
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 £62,500 £65,000
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 December 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 December 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 +22 139 £47,500 +18.75% 7
Berkshire +40 102 £47,500 +11.76% 11
Buckinghamshire +21 51 £47,500 +14.45% 4
Hampshire -5 39 £42,500 - 2
Kent +1 34 £50,000 +5.26%
East Sussex -23 12 £42,500 +28.78%
Oxfordshire +1 10 £37,000 -1.33% 4
West Sussex -6 8 £42,500 +41.66%
Middlesex +5 4 £60,000 +166.66%
User Acceptance Testing
England

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

For the 6 months to 24 December 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.

1 358 (45.49%) Agile Software Development
2 268 (34.05%) Finance
3 211 (26.81%) SQL
4 162 (20.58%) ISEB
5 161 (20.46%) QA
6 156 (19.82%) Business Analysis
7 143 (18.17%) Microsoft
8 141 (17.92%) Project Management
9 138 (17.53%) Test Scripting
10 129 (16.39%) Waterfall
11 126 (16.01%) Stakeholder Management
11 126 (16.01%) Analytical Skills
12 120 (15.25%) Selenium
13 118 (14.99%) Degree
14 109 (13.85%) Software Testing
15 98 (12.45%) Java
16 94 (11.94%) Test Automation
17 93 (11.82%) JavaScript
18 89 (11.31%) Scrum
18 89 (11.31%) User Stories
19 87 (11.05%) Retail
20 85 (10.80%) Change Management
21 84 (10.67%) MS Excel
21 84 (10.67%) System Testing
22 81 (10.29%) Web Services
22 81 (10.29%) ISTQB
23 80 (10.17%) UML
23 80 (10.17%) JIRA
24 79 (10.04%) SQL Server
24 79 (10.04%) XML

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

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 37 (4.70%) SharePoint
2 15 (1.91%) Drupal
3 13 (1.65%) CMS
4 11 (1.40%) Confluence
4 11 (1.40%) IIS
5 8 (1.02%) SAS
6 4 (0.51%) Apache
6 4 (0.51%) Lync
6 4 (0.51%) Oracle Workflow
7 3 (0.38%) Tomcat
7 3 (0.38%) SharePoint 2010
8 2 (0.25%) SharePoint 2013
8 2 (0.25%) NServiceBus
8 2 (0.25%) ColdFusion
8 2 (0.25%) MS Exchange
9 1 (0.13%) BizTalk Server
9 1 (0.13%) JBoss
9 1 (0.13%) SharePoint Server
9 1 (0.13%) WebSphere
9 1 (0.13%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 84 (10.67%) MS Excel
2 52 (6.61%) MS Office
3 30 (3.81%) MS Visio
4 22 (2.80%) MS Project
5 13 (1.65%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (0.25%) 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 15 (1.91%) Dynamics CRM
2 11 (1.40%) SAP FI
2 11 (1.40%) SAP FI/CO
2 11 (1.40%) SAP CO
3 10 (1.27%) Dynamics AX
4 8 (1.02%) ProductWriter
5 7 (0.89%) SiteCatalyst
5 7 (0.89%) Dynamics NAV
6 6 (0.76%) Google Analytics
6 6 (0.76%) Oracle EBS R12
7 5 (0.64%) Oracle Receivables
7 5 (0.64%) Oracle Cash Management
8 4 (0.51%) SAP FSCM
8 4 (0.51%) Hyperion Planning
9 3 (0.38%) SAP FI-GL
9 3 (0.38%) SAP BPC
9 3 (0.38%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
9 3 (0.38%) Oracle CRM
9 3 (0.38%) Oracle Financials
10 2 (0.25%) Oracle 11i
Cloud Services
1 35 (4.45%) SaaS
2 6 (0.76%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (0.64%) SuccessFactors
4 1 (0.13%) PaaS
4 1 (0.13%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 24 (3.05%) Firewall
2 22 (2.80%) Internet
3 17 (2.16%) HTTP
4 5 (0.64%) TCP/IP
4 5 (0.64%) Wireless
5 4 (0.51%) SMTP
5 4 (0.51%) Wireshark
5 4 (0.51%) SS7
5 4 (0.51%) ISUP
5 4 (0.51%) INAP
5 4 (0.51%) DNS
5 4 (0.51%) HTTPS
5 4 (0.51%) SAN
5 4 (0.51%) LDAP
5 4 (0.51%) SMS
6 3 (0.38%) VoIP
6 3 (0.38%) IP Telephony
7 2 (0.25%) WAN
7 2 (0.25%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 79 (10.04%) SQL Server
2 37 (4.70%) MySQL
3 29 (3.68%) SQL Server 2008
4 22 (2.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 21 (2.67%) SQL Server 2012
5 21 (2.67%) Data Warehouse
6 19 (2.41%) SQL Server 2005
7 18 (2.29%) Relational Database
8 11 (1.40%) Oracle Database
9 10 (1.27%) MS Access
10 9 (1.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 8 (1.02%) SQL Server 2000
12 7 (0.89%) BusinessObjects
12 7 (0.89%) SAP BW
12 7 (0.89%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 7 (0.89%) MongoDB
12 7 (0.89%) NoSQL
13 6 (0.76%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
13 6 (0.76%) Oracle Reports
14 5 (0.64%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 120 (15.25%) Selenium
2 80 (10.17%) JIRA
3 61 (7.75%) WebDriver
4 41 (5.21%) Jenkins
5 37 (4.70%) QuickTest Pro
6 28 (3.56%) Visual Studio
7 23 (2.92%) JMeter
8 19 (2.41%) Git (software)
9 16 (2.03%) Team Foundation Server
10 14 (1.78%) Cucumber
11 12 (1.52%) LoadRunner
12 10 (1.27%) Selenium IDE
13 9 (1.14%) RequisitePro
13 9 (1.14%) Rational DOORS
13 9 (1.14%) CaliberRM
14 7 (0.89%) SoapUI
15 6 (0.76%) JUnit
16 5 (0.64%) Ant
16 5 (0.64%) SilkTest
16 5 (0.64%) TestComplete
General
1 268 (34.05%) Finance
2 87 (11.05%) Retail
3 78 (9.91%) Telecoms
4 73 (9.28%) Banking
5 57 (7.24%) Marketing
6 48 (6.10%) Advertising
7 26 (3.30%) Legal
8 20 (2.54%) Publishing
9 19 (2.41%) Manufacturing
10 17 (2.16%) Back Office
11 15 (1.91%) Billing
12 14 (1.78%) Automotive
13 11 (1.40%) Front Office
14 5 (0.64%) Multimedia
14 5 (0.64%) General Ledger
15 3 (0.38%) French Language
15 3 (0.38%) Law
15 3 (0.38%) Electronics
15 3 (0.38%) Financial Institution
16 1 (0.13%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 423 (53.75%) Analyst
2 237 (30.11%) Business Analyst
3 104 (13.21%) Test Analyst
4 60 (7.62%) Tester
4 60 (7.62%) Senior Analyst
5 43 (5.46%) Senior Business Analyst
5 43 (5.46%) Consultant
6 37 (4.70%) Developer
7 34 (4.32%) Project Manager
8 32 (4.07%) Test Manager
9 29 (3.68%) Systems Analyst
10 25 (3.18%) Test Engineer
11 24 (3.05%) QA Manager
12 23 (2.92%) Test Leader
13 20 (2.54%) Applications Support
13 20 (2.54%) QA Engineer
14 19 (2.41%) Software Engineer
14 19 (2.41%) Principal Business Analyst
15 18 (2.29%) Support Analyst
16 16 (2.03%) Business Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 81 (10.29%) Web Services
2 79 (10.04%) XML
3 67 (8.51%) .NET
4 59 (7.50%) HTML
5 48 (6.10%) LAMP
6 32 (4.07%) Gherkin
7 28 (3.56%) CSS
8 14 (1.78%) SOAP
8 14 (1.78%) .NET Framework
9 13 (1.65%) ASP.NET
10 9 (1.14%) JSP
11 8 (1.02%) jQuery
12 6 (0.76%) Middleware
12 6 (0.76%) EDI
12 6 (0.76%) XSLT
12 6 (0.76%) AngularJS
13 5 (0.64%) MDX
14 4 (0.51%) Application Packaging
14 4 (0.51%) Rendezvous
14 4 (0.51%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 126 (16.01%) Analytical Skills
2 41 (5.21%) Management Information System
3 40 (5.08%) FMCG
4 26 (3.30%) Mobile App
5 20 (2.54%) User Experience
5 20 (2.54%) Computer Science
6 17 (2.16%) Data Structures
7 12 (1.52%) PMI
8 11 (1.40%) NHS
9 10 (1.27%) Data Integration
10 9 (1.14%) Statistics
10 9 (1.14%) Mathematics
11 8 (1.02%) PKI
11 8 (1.02%) LIMS
11 8 (1.02%) Algorithms
12 7 (0.89%) Enterprise Software
12 7 (0.89%) Open Source
12 7 (0.89%) Social Media
12 7 (0.89%) Telematics
13 6 (0.76%) New Media
Operating Systems
1 43 (5.46%) Windows
2 32 (4.07%) Linux
3 18 (2.29%) UNIX
4 9 (1.14%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (0.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (0.76%) Solaris
6 4 (0.51%) Windows XP
7 3 (0.38%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (0.25%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.13%) HPUX
9 1 (0.13%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 358 (45.49%) Agile Software Development
2 156 (19.82%) Business Analysis
3 141 (17.92%) Project Management
4 138 (17.53%) Test Scripting
5 129 (16.39%) Waterfall
6 126 (16.01%) Stakeholder Management
7 109 (13.85%) Software Testing
8 94 (11.94%) Test Automation
9 89 (11.31%) Scrum
9 89 (11.31%) User Stories
10 85 (10.80%) Change Management
11 84 (10.67%) System Testing
12 80 (10.17%) UML
13 77 (9.78%) Use Case
13 77 (9.78%) Test Strategy
14 65 (8.26%) CRM
15 60 (7.62%) Automated Testing
16 59 (7.50%) Workflow
17 56 (7.12%) Test Management
17 56 (7.12%) Automation Testing
Programming Languages
1 211 (26.81%) SQL
2 98 (12.45%) Java
3 93 (11.82%) JavaScript
4 76 (9.66%) PHP
5 62 (7.88%) C#
6 34 (4.32%) T-SQL
7 31 (3.94%) VB
7 31 (3.94%) Python
8 18 (2.29%) C
9 15 (1.91%) PowerShell
10 11 (1.40%) Ruby
10 11 (1.40%) VBScript
10 11 (1.40%) C++
11 10 (1.27%) PL/SQL
12 9 (1.14%) Perl
13 6 (0.76%) VBA
13 6 (0.76%) Shell Script
14 5 (0.64%) XQuery
14 5 (0.64%) VB.NET
15 4 (0.51%) VB6
Qualifications
1 162 (20.58%) ISEB
2 118 (14.99%) Degree
3 81 (10.29%) ISTQB
4 35 (4.45%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 18 (2.29%) Microsoft Certification
6 14 (1.78%) PMP
6 14 (1.78%) PMI Certification
7 13 (1.65%) Security Cleared
8 11 (1.40%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 9 (1.14%) MCSE
9 9 (1.14%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 7 (0.89%) SC Cleared
10 7 (0.89%) MCSA
10 7 (0.89%) CCNA
10 7 (0.89%) Cisco Certification
10 7 (0.89%) MCITP
11 5 (0.64%) ISEB Practitioner
11 5 (0.64%) HND
11 5 (0.64%) Six Sigma Green Belt
12 4 (0.51%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 161 (20.46%) QA
2 16 (2.03%) SLA
3 10 (1.27%) ISO 9001
4 7 (0.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (0.38%) Data Quality
6 2 (0.25%) HL7
6 2 (0.25%) DICOM
6 2 (0.25%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 7 (0.89%) VMware Infrastructure
1 7 (0.89%) Hyper-V
2 4 (0.51%) XenApp
2 4 (0.51%) XenDesktop
2 4 (0.51%) vSphere
2 4 (0.51%) vCloud
2 4 (0.51%) NFS
2 4 (0.51%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.13%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 37 (4.70%) HP Quality Center
2 5 (0.64%) Puppet
3 4 (0.51%) Foglight
3 4 (0.51%) WSUS
3 4 (0.51%) SCCM
4 2 (0.25%) Zenoss
4 2 (0.25%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (0.25%) Nagios
5 1 (0.13%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 143 (18.17%) Microsoft
2 62 (7.88%) Oracle
3 41 (5.21%) SAP
4 26 (3.30%) HP
5 16 (2.03%) Business Objects
6 12 (1.52%) Citrix
6 12 (1.52%) Epicor
7 10 (1.27%) Adobe
8 9 (1.14%) Cognos
9 8 (1.02%) VMware
10 7 (0.89%) Red Hat
10 7 (0.89%) PeopleSoft
10 7 (0.89%) Cisco
11 6 (0.76%) Siebel
11 6 (0.76%) Google
11 6 (0.76%) hybris
11 6 (0.76%) LexisNexis
12 5 (0.64%) SunGard
13 4 (0.51%) Salesforce.com
13 4 (0.51%) TIBCO
Walton-On-Thames, Surrey
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £28,000 to £33,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Edison Hill Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Newbury
The People Network
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
Surrey
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £450.00 - £475.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Surrey
Nuffield Health
Posted: 3 days ago
Epsom, Surrey
Think IT Recruitment
Salary: £30000.00 - £34000.00 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Buckinghamshire
Stott & May
Salary: Excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Competitive Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £37,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Dorking, Surrey
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000 - 55,000
Posted: 6 days ago
Newbury
People Source
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Berkshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Package, International Travel
Posted: 7 days ago
High Wycombe
People Source
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £19,000 to £23,000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Berkshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Oxford
Recruitment Revolution Limited
Salary: Excellent Salary Package + Full Company Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Southampton
Ortolan Group
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Reading
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £30000 - £32000 per annum + +Great Benefits
Posted: 15 days ago