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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Rank 139 189 170
Rank change year-on-year
+50 -19
Permanent jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 464 319 371
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 2.15% 1.33% 1.63%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.64% 1.66% 2.10%
Number of salaries quoted 392 257 304
Average salary £45,000 £40,750 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.42% +1.87%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £58,750
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.26%
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
17608 19172 17706
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 81.75% 80.04% 77.57%
Number of salaries quoted 13952 15152 14358
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +2.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +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 17 April 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 17 April 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 +64 135 £42,000 -1.17% 12
Berkshire +56 96 £49,500 +16.47% 6
Buckinghamshire +52 83 £42,500 +6.25% 10
Hampshire +8 71 £45,000 +12.50% 4
Kent +12 20 £42,500 +21.42% 1
Oxfordshire +11 19 £37,000 +13.84% 3
West Sussex +2 18 £38,950 -11.97% 1
East Sussex -12 14 £56,250 +40.62%
Middlesex +3 3 £25,000 -44.44% 1
Home Counties - 3 £53,500 -
Sussex +4 2 £50,000 +42.85%
User Acceptance Testing
England

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

For the 6 months to 17 April 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.

1 377 (44.04%) Agile Software Development
2 311 (36.33%) Finance
3 211 (24.65%) QA
4 183 (21.38%) Project Management
5 180 (21.03%) SQL
6 172 (20.09%) Business Analysis
7 152 (17.76%) Selenium
7 152 (17.76%) Java
8 148 (17.29%) ISEB
9 146 (17.06%) Test Automation
10 133 (15.54%) Microsoft
10 133 (15.54%) Degree
11 127 (14.84%) Test Scripting
12 123 (14.37%) Scrum
13 109 (12.73%) Analytical Skills
14 107 (12.50%) Oracle
15 105 (12.27%) Retail
16 104 (12.15%) Waterfall
17 101 (11.80%) System Testing
18 100 (11.68%) Test Strategy
19 97 (11.33%) Software Testing
20 96 (11.21%) Use Case
21 94 (10.98%) Banking
22 91 (10.63%) MS Excel
23 90 (10.51%) Stakeholder Management
23 90 (10.51%) Change Management
24 86 (10.05%) Automated Testing
25 77 (9.00%) UML
26 76 (8.88%) ISTQB
27 75 (8.76%) JIRA

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

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 38 (4.44%) SharePoint
2 23 (2.69%) Drupal
3 18 (2.10%) IIS
4 17 (1.99%) Apache
5 14 (1.64%) Confluence
6 7 (0.82%) CMS
7 6 (0.70%) BizTalk Server
7 6 (0.70%) WebSphere
7 6 (0.70%) Tomcat
7 6 (0.70%) SharePoint 2013
8 4 (0.47%) Elasticsearch
9 3 (0.35%) SharePoint 2010
9 3 (0.35%) Exchange Server 2010
9 3 (0.35%) MS Exchange
9 3 (0.35%) SAS
9 3 (0.35%) WebSphere Application Server
9 3 (0.35%) Oracle Workflow
10 2 (0.23%) ColdFusion
11 1 (0.12%) JBoss
11 1 (0.12%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 91 (10.63%) MS Excel
2 59 (6.89%) MS Office
3 20 (2.34%) MS Visio
3 20 (2.34%) MS Project
3 20 (2.34%) MS PowerPoint
4 6 (0.70%) PowerPivot
5 4 (0.47%) Mingle
6 3 (0.35%) Adobe Illustrator
6 3 (0.35%) Photoshop
7 1 (0.12%) Acrobat
7 1 (0.12%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 12 (1.40%) SAP FI
1 12 (1.40%) SAP FI/CO
1 12 (1.40%) SAP CO
2 10 (1.17%) Oracle Receivables
3 7 (0.82%) SAP FI-GL
3 7 (0.82%) Summit
4 6 (0.70%) Oracle EBS
4 6 (0.70%) Oracle General Ledger
4 6 (0.70%) Oracle Payables
5 5 (0.58%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 4 (0.47%) Dynamics CRM
6 4 (0.47%) Dynamics AX
6 4 (0.47%) Oracle EBS R12
6 4 (0.47%) SAP BPC
7 3 (0.35%) SiteCatalyst
7 3 (0.35%) Oracle Cash Management
7 3 (0.35%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
7 3 (0.35%) Oracle Financials
7 3 (0.35%) Google Analytics
7 3 (0.35%) SAP QM
Cloud Services
1 40 (4.67%) SaaS
2 4 (0.47%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (0.35%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (0.35%) PaaS
3 3 (0.35%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 18 (2.10%) Firewall
2 11 (1.29%) VoIP
3 8 (0.93%) HTTP
3 8 (0.93%) Internet
4 6 (0.70%) HTTPS
4 6 (0.70%) SMTP
5 4 (0.47%) Extranet
5 4 (0.47%) TCP/IP
6 3 (0.35%) Wireless
6 3 (0.35%) Intranet
7 2 (0.23%) SSH
7 2 (0.23%) DMZ
7 2 (0.23%) VPN
7 2 (0.23%) LDAP
7 2 (0.23%) PBX
8 1 (0.12%) SMS
8 1 (0.12%) LAN
8 1 (0.12%) WAN
8 1 (0.12%) SAN
8 1 (0.12%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 71 (8.29%) SQL Server
2 51 (5.96%) MySQL
3 21 (2.45%) Relational Database
4 19 (2.22%) Oracle Database
5 17 (1.99%) SQL Server 2008
6 16 (1.87%) MongoDB
6 16 (1.87%) NoSQL
6 16 (1.87%) Data Warehouse
7 15 (1.75%) BusinessObjects
8 14 (1.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 10 (1.17%) SQL Server 2012
10 9 (1.05%) RDBMS
10 9 (1.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 9 (1.05%) MS Access
11 8 (0.93%) SQL Server 2005
12 7 (0.82%) Big Data
12 7 (0.82%) Oracle9i Database
13 6 (0.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 5 (0.58%) DTS
14 5 (0.58%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 152 (17.76%) Selenium
2 75 (8.76%) JIRA
3 70 (8.18%) WebDriver
4 40 (4.67%) Jenkins
4 40 (4.67%) QuickTest Pro
5 33 (3.86%) JMeter
5 33 (3.86%) SoapUI
6 26 (3.04%) Team Foundation Server
7 25 (2.92%) FitNesse
8 24 (2.80%) WatiN
9 19 (2.22%) LoadRunner
10 17 (1.99%) Visual Studio
11 14 (1.64%) Cucumber
11 14 (1.64%) Zephyr
12 12 (1.40%) InstallShield
13 11 (1.29%) Hudson
14 10 (1.17%) Rational DOORS
14 10 (1.17%) RequisitePro
14 10 (1.17%) Ant
14 10 (1.17%) Git (software)
General
1 311 (36.33%) Finance
2 105 (12.27%) Retail
3 94 (10.98%) Banking
4 75 (8.76%) Telecoms
5 42 (4.91%) Marketing
6 37 (4.32%) Advertising
7 35 (4.09%) Manufacturing
8 20 (2.34%) Back Office
9 14 (1.64%) Automotive
10 9 (1.05%) Electronics
10 9 (1.05%) Billing
11 8 (0.93%) Legal
11 8 (0.93%) General Ledger
12 7 (0.82%) Retail Banking
12 7 (0.82%) Publishing
13 6 (0.70%) Law
14 5 (0.58%) French Language
15 2 (0.23%) Wholesale Banking
15 2 (0.23%) Front Office
15 2 (0.23%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 458 (53.50%) Analyst
2 252 (29.44%) Business Analyst
3 116 (13.55%) Test Analyst
4 94 (10.98%) Tester
5 69 (8.06%) Senior Analyst
6 49 (5.72%) Senior Business Analyst
6 49 (5.72%) Test Manager
7 46 (5.37%) Consultant
8 43 (5.02%) Project Manager
9 40 (4.67%) Test Engineer
10 38 (4.44%) QA Engineer
11 36 (4.21%) Software Engineer
12 35 (4.09%) Systems Analyst
13 29 (3.39%) Developer
13 29 (3.39%) Test Leader
14 24 (2.80%) Support Analyst
15 22 (2.57%) Software Tester
16 21 (2.45%) Applications Support
16 21 (2.45%) QA Analyst
17 20 (2.34%) Senior Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 74 (8.64%) XML
2 70 (8.18%) Web Services
3 66 (7.71%) .NET
4 55 (6.43%) HTML
5 40 (4.67%) LAMP
6 28 (3.27%) Gherkin
7 25 (2.92%) CSS
8 11 (1.29%) Middleware
8 11 (1.29%) Ajax
8 11 (1.29%) .NET Framework
9 10 (1.17%) WebSphere MQ
10 9 (1.05%) jQuery
10 9 (1.05%) Java EE
10 9 (1.05%) Spring
10 9 (1.05%) JMS
10 9 (1.05%) Hibernate
11 8 (0.93%) COM
11 8 (0.93%) REST
12 7 (0.82%) EDI
13 6 (0.70%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 109 (12.73%) Analytical Skills
2 36 (4.21%) Computer Science
3 33 (3.86%) Management Information System
4 31 (3.62%) FMCG
5 25 (2.92%) Open Source
6 21 (2.45%) User Experience
7 18 (2.10%) Enterprise Software
7 18 (2.10%) Data Integration
8 11 (1.29%) Wiki
9 9 (1.05%) Telematics
10 8 (0.93%) Mathematics
10 8 (0.93%) PMI
10 8 (0.93%) Mobile App
11 7 (0.82%) Data Structures
11 7 (0.82%) NHS
12 5 (0.58%) DTV
12 5 (0.58%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 5 (0.58%) Replication
12 5 (0.58%) Statistics
13 4 (0.47%) Economics
Operating Systems
1 55 (6.43%) Windows
2 48 (5.61%) Linux
3 37 (4.32%) UNIX
4 13 (1.52%) Solaris
5 12 (1.40%) Ubuntu
5 12 (1.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 7 (0.82%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (0.47%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (0.23%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (0.23%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
9 1 (0.12%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 377 (44.04%) Agile Software Development
2 183 (21.38%) Project Management
3 172 (20.09%) Business Analysis
4 146 (17.06%) Test Automation
5 127 (14.84%) Test Scripting
6 123 (14.37%) Scrum
7 104 (12.15%) Waterfall
8 101 (11.80%) System Testing
9 100 (11.68%) Test Strategy
10 97 (11.33%) Software Testing
11 96 (11.21%) Use Case
12 90 (10.51%) Stakeholder Management
12 90 (10.51%) Change Management
13 86 (10.05%) Automated Testing
14 77 (9.00%) UML
15 75 (8.76%) PRINCE2
16 67 (7.83%) User Stories
17 65 (7.59%) Regression Testing
18 62 (7.24%) E-Commerce
19 59 (6.89%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 180 (21.03%) SQL
2 152 (17.76%) Java
3 63 (7.36%) JavaScript
4 62 (7.24%) C#
5 57 (6.66%) PHP
6 39 (4.56%) Python
7 30 (3.50%) PowerShell
8 27 (3.15%) Perl
9 26 (3.04%) Ruby
10 24 (2.80%) VB
11 23 (2.69%) C
12 21 (2.45%) C++
13 19 (2.22%) T-SQL
14 17 (1.99%) PL/SQL
15 14 (1.64%) Shell Script
16 13 (1.52%) Bash Shell
17 6 (0.70%) VBScript
18 5 (0.58%) VBA
19 4 (0.47%) VB6
19 4 (0.47%) Korn
Qualifications
1 148 (17.29%) ISEB
2 133 (15.54%) Degree
3 76 (8.88%) ISTQB
4 28 (3.27%) Security Cleared
5 25 (2.92%) SC Cleared
6 18 (2.10%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 15 (1.75%) PMP
7 15 (1.75%) PMI Certification
8 11 (1.29%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 5 (0.58%) APMP
10 4 (0.47%) MBA
10 4 (0.47%) ISEB Practitioner
10 4 (0.47%) Microsoft Certification
10 4 (0.47%) SAP Certification
10 4 (0.47%) PhD
11 3 (0.35%) ITIL Certification
11 3 (0.35%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 2 (0.23%) DV Cleared
12 2 (0.23%) IIBA
13 1 (0.12%) CSQA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 211 (24.65%) QA
2 11 (1.29%) ISO 9001
3 10 (1.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 9 (1.05%) SLA
5 3 (0.35%) HL7
5 3 (0.35%) DICOM
5 3 (0.35%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.12%) WCAG
System Software
1 5 (0.58%) Active Directory
1 5 (0.58%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (0.47%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.12%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 1 (0.12%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 47 (5.49%) HP Quality Center
2 16 (1.87%) Puppet
3 12 (1.40%) Opscode Chef
3 12 (1.40%) Zenoss
4 8 (0.93%) Nagios
5 4 (0.47%) ZABBIX
6 1 (0.12%) Foglight
6 1 (0.12%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 1 (0.12%) Control-M
Vendors
1 133 (15.54%) Microsoft
2 107 (12.50%) Oracle
3 73 (8.53%) SAP
4 48 (5.61%) HP
5 24 (2.80%) Red Hat
6 18 (2.10%) Business Objects
7 17 (1.99%) Epicor
8 16 (1.87%) Siebel
9 12 (1.40%) Ariba
9 12 (1.40%) VMware
10 7 (0.82%) IBM
10 7 (0.82%) SunGard
10 7 (0.82%) Laserfiche
10 7 (0.82%) Atlassian
10 7 (0.82%) LexisNexis
11 6 (0.70%) Tableau
11 6 (0.70%) Adobe
11 6 (0.70%) TOWER Software
12 5 (0.58%) Capita
12 5 (0.58%) MuleSoft
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
LA International
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
West Sussex
Ashdown IT
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + bonus & car allowance
Posted: Yesterday
Dorking, Surrey
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000 - 55,000
Posted: Yesterday
Buckinghamshire
Clearwater People Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £50000 Per Annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Hudson IT
Salary: benefits + bonus + expenses
Posted: 2 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Allianz
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Surrey
Spargonet Consulting Plc
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum, Benefits Pension,Private Medical, Life Cove
Posted: 3 days ago
Chatham, Kent
Connectus
Salary: £45000 - £50000 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
Gerrards Cross, Buckinghamshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 22,000 - 24,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
The People Network
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + package
Posted: 3 days ago
Surrey
Harrington Starr
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £18,000 to £22,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Sutton, Surrey
Reed Business Information Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £52,000 per annum + 29 days + share ops scheme + pensi
Posted: 5 days ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Robert Half
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Epsom, Surrey
Montash
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + car, bonus, benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Hudson IT
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + benefits + bonus + expenses
Posted: 5 days ago
Middlesex
TEKsystems
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago