The table below looks at the statistics for User Acceptance Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited User Acceptance Testing over the 3 months to 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Rank 154 103 127
Rank change year-on-year
-51 +24
Permanent jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 82 125 95
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 1.30% 2.37% 1.71%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.60% 2.90% 2.27%
Number of salaries quoted 71 83 84
Average salary £38,000 £35,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.57% -1.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £23,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £45,000 £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 West region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
5124 4315 4184
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 81.46% 81.88% 75.40%
Number of salaries quoted 4208 3735 3640
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% -3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £63,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

User Acceptance Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing User Acceptance Testing across the South West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

User Acceptance Testing Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

User Acceptance Testing
Salary Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing User Acceptance Testing across the South West region.

User Acceptance Testing Salary Trend in the South West

User Acceptance Testing
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing User Acceptance Testing across the South West region over the 3 months to 21 October 2014.

User Acceptance Testing Salary Histogram in the South West

User Acceptance Testing
Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 21 October 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
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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
Bristol +12 27 £47,500 +18.75% 3
Wiltshire -38 16 £41,500 +9.21% 4
Gloucestershire -12 12 £41,250 +10.00% 1
Somerset -23 12 £32,500 +1.56% 6
Dorset -7 11 £52,000 +73.33% 4
Devon -18 3 £26,000 -8.77%
User Acceptance Testing
England

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

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the South West 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 61 (37.42%) SQL
2 57 (34.97%) Agile Software Development
3 47 (28.83%) Finance
4 38 (23.31%) ISEB
5 28 (17.18%) Oracle
5 28 (17.18%) Test Scripting
6 26 (15.95%) Business Analysis
7 25 (15.34%) Manual Testing
8 24 (14.72%) Oracle EBS R12
9 22 (13.50%) Project Management
9 22 (13.50%) PRINCE2
9 22 (13.50%) Degree
10 21 (12.88%) Stakeholder Management
10 21 (12.88%) C#
10 21 (12.88%) Management Information System
11 19 (11.66%) VBA
11 19 (11.66%) .NET
11 19 (11.66%) Business Intelligence
11 19 (11.66%) QA
12 18 (11.04%) Scrum
13 17 (10.43%) DV Cleared
13 17 (10.43%) Security Cleared
13 17 (10.43%) Selenium
13 17 (10.43%) Oracle Financials
14 16 (9.82%) PL/SQL
14 16 (9.82%) ITIL
14 16 (9.82%) Oracle BI EE
15 15 (9.20%) Retail
15 15 (9.20%) Change Management
15 15 (9.20%) Waterfall

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

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the South West 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 8 (4.91%) SharePoint
2 6 (3.68%) IIS
3 4 (2.45%) K2 blackpearl
4 2 (1.23%) Oracle Workflow
5 1 (0.61%) SAS
5 1 (0.61%) LiveLink
Applications
1 12 (7.36%) MS Office
2 10 (6.13%) MS Project
3 8 (4.91%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 24 (14.72%) Oracle EBS R12
2 17 (10.43%) Oracle Financials
3 13 (7.98%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 11 (6.75%) Oracle EBS
5 9 (5.52%) Oracle Payables
5 9 (5.52%) Oracle Cash Management
5 9 (5.52%) Oracle Assets
6 7 (4.29%) Oracle iProcurement
6 7 (4.29%) Oracle General Ledger
6 7 (4.29%) Oracle Internet Expenses
7 5 (3.07%) Hyperion Planning
8 4 (2.45%) Oracle Applications
9 3 (1.84%) Oracle ERP
10 2 (1.23%) Oracle Receivables
10 2 (1.23%) Oracle E-Business Tax
10 2 (1.23%) Oracle 11i
11 1 (0.61%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.61%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 9 (5.52%) LAN
1 9 (5.52%) WAN
2 2 (1.23%) xDSL
2 2 (1.23%) Firewall
2 2 (1.23%) SAN
2 2 (1.23%) Intranet
2 2 (1.23%) Internet
2 2 (1.23%) Extranet
2 2 (1.23%) MPLS
2 2 (1.23%) OSPF
2 2 (1.23%) BGP
2 2 (1.23%) RIP
2 2 (1.23%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (9.82%) Oracle BI EE
2 13 (7.98%) Essbase
3 11 (6.75%) Oracle Reports
3 11 (6.75%) Data Warehouse
3 11 (6.75%) SQL Server
4 7 (4.29%) Oracle Discoverer
4 7 (4.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 7 (4.29%) SQL Server 2008
5 6 (3.68%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 6 (3.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (2.45%) SQL Server 2005
7 3 (1.84%) Big Data
8 2 (1.23%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (1.23%) Oracle BI Publisher
9 1 (0.61%) MySQL
9 1 (0.61%) BusinessObjects
9 1 (0.61%) MS Access
9 1 (0.61%) SAP BI
9 1 (0.61%) SAP BW
9 1 (0.61%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 17 (10.43%) Selenium
2 12 (7.36%) WebDriver
3 9 (5.52%) LoadRunner
4 7 (4.29%) SpecFlow
5 5 (3.07%) Visual Studio
6 4 (2.45%) Cucumber
6 4 (2.45%) Calabash
6 4 (2.45%) Team Foundation Server
6 4 (2.45%) WATIR
6 4 (2.45%) QuickTest Pro
7 2 (1.23%) Oracle Forms
8 1 (0.61%) ClearQuest
8 1 (0.61%) JMeter
8 1 (0.61%) JIRA
8 1 (0.61%) Selenium IDE
8 1 (0.61%) Jenkins
General
1 47 (28.83%) Finance
2 15 (9.20%) Retail
3 10 (6.13%) Telecoms
4 9 (5.52%) Marketing
5 8 (4.91%) Banking
6 7 (4.29%) General Ledger
7 5 (3.07%) Military
8 4 (2.45%) Retail Banking
9 3 (1.84%) Advertising
9 3 (1.84%) Local Government
10 2 (1.23%) Investment Banking
10 2 (1.23%) Automotive
11 1 (0.61%) Legal
11 1 (0.61%) Billing
11 1 (0.61%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 57 (34.97%) Analyst
2 33 (20.25%) Business Analyst
3 23 (14.11%) Developer
4 20 (12.27%) Test Analyst
5 17 (10.43%) Tester
6 15 (9.20%) Consultant
7 13 (7.98%) Project Manager
8 12 (7.36%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 12 (7.36%) Systems Analyst
9 11 (6.75%) Test Manager
10 9 (5.52%) Team Leader
11 8 (4.91%) QA Leader
11 8 (4.91%) Technical Analyst
12 7 (4.29%) Business Systems Analyst
13 6 (3.68%) Technical Test Analyst
13 6 (3.68%) Technical Consultant
14 5 (3.07%) Oracle Analyst
15 4 (2.45%) Mobile Tester
15 4 (2.45%) Test Leader
15 4 (2.45%) SharePoint Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (11.66%) .NET
2 10 (6.13%) .NET Framework
3 8 (4.91%) HTML
4 6 (3.68%) Middleware
5 5 (3.07%) Web Services
6 4 (2.45%) HTML5
6 4 (2.45%) ASP.NET Web API
6 4 (2.45%) jQuery
6 4 (2.45%) ASP.NET
6 4 (2.45%) XSLT
7 3 (1.84%) CSS
7 3 (1.84%) WCF
8 2 (1.23%) Razor View Engine
8 2 (1.23%) Oracle Fusion
8 2 (1.23%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 2 (1.23%) XML
9 1 (0.61%) LAMP
9 1 (0.61%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 21 (12.88%) Management Information System
2 15 (9.20%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (3.68%) Computer Science
4 5 (3.07%) Mathematics
5 4 (2.45%) Mobile App
5 4 (2.45%) PMI
6 3 (1.84%) CMDB
6 3 (1.84%) Statistics
6 3 (1.84%) User Experience
7 2 (1.23%) Digital Media
7 2 (1.23%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (1.23%) Performance Metrics
7 2 (1.23%) Clustering
7 2 (1.23%) GIS
7 2 (1.23%) N-Tier
8 1 (0.61%) EMV
8 1 (0.61%) Chip and PIN
8 1 (0.61%) Data Structures
8 1 (0.61%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 14 (8.59%) UNIX
1 14 (8.59%) Linux
2 5 (3.07%) HPUX
2 5 (3.07%) Solaris
3 2 (1.23%) Apple iOS
3 2 (1.23%) Android
3 2 (1.23%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (34.97%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (17.18%) Test Scripting
3 26 (15.95%) Business Analysis
4 25 (15.34%) Manual Testing
5 22 (13.50%) Project Management
5 22 (13.50%) PRINCE2
6 21 (12.88%) Stakeholder Management
7 19 (11.66%) Business Intelligence
8 18 (11.04%) Scrum
9 16 (9.82%) ITIL
10 15 (9.20%) Change Management
10 15 (9.20%) Waterfall
10 15 (9.20%) Performance Tuning
11 13 (7.98%) Penetration Testing
12 12 (7.36%) Test Management
12 12 (7.36%) Automated Testing
12 12 (7.36%) RUP
13 11 (6.75%) Performance Testing
14 10 (6.13%) DSDM
15 9 (5.52%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 61 (37.42%) SQL
2 21 (12.88%) C#
3 19 (11.66%) VBA
4 16 (9.82%) PL/SQL
5 14 (8.59%) Shell Script
6 13 (7.98%) C
7 12 (7.36%) Java
7 12 (7.36%) JavaScript
8 10 (6.13%) C++
9 9 (5.52%) VB
10 4 (2.45%) PowerShell
11 3 (1.84%) Python
12 2 (1.23%) Objective-C
12 2 (1.23%) VB.NET
12 2 (1.23%) PHP
12 2 (1.23%) T-SQL
13 1 (0.61%) Ruby
13 1 (0.61%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 38 (23.31%) ISEB
2 22 (13.50%) Degree
3 17 (10.43%) DV Cleared
3 17 (10.43%) Security Cleared
4 7 (4.29%) SC Cleared
5 6 (3.68%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 4 (2.45%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 4 (2.45%) PMI Certification
7 3 (1.84%) ITIL Certification
7 3 (1.84%) ISTQB
8 2 (1.23%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (11.66%) QA
2 5 (3.07%) SLA
3 4 (2.45%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 2 (1.23%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (1.23%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 28 (17.18%) Oracle
2 14 (8.59%) Microsoft
3 13 (7.98%) Cognos
3 13 (7.98%) Hyperion
3 13 (7.98%) IBM
4 8 (4.91%) Twitter
5 5 (3.07%) Citrix
6 4 (2.45%) HP
7 3 (1.84%) Siebel
7 3 (1.84%) ServiceNow
8 1 (0.61%) Business Objects
8 1 (0.61%) SAP
8 1 (0.61%) MicroStrategy
8 1 (0.61%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (0.61%) Informatica
8 1 (0.61%) Kofax
8 1 (0.61%) Open Text
8 1 (0.61%) Zend
8 1 (0.61%) New Relic
Wiltshire
CPS Group UK
Salary: £30000 - £37000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Wiltshire
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + excellent benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Poole
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £43000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Taunton, Somerset
Ping IT Recruitment ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
South West England
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
Gloucestershire
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 21 days ago
Bournemouth
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Pension, Health Care
Posted: 24 days ago
Dorset
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 24 days ago
Bristol
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Annual bonus + Flexible Working
Posted: 25 days ago
Bournemouth
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 27 days ago