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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited User Acceptance Testing over the 3 months to 25 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Rank 152 174 157
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -17
Permanent jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 93 76 85
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 1.66% 1.29% 1.37%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.91% 1.49% 1.61%
Number of salaries quoted 79 59 74
Median salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £29,300
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £63,000 £63,750
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
4876 5111 5277
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 87.24% 86.50% 85.04%
Number of salaries quoted 4068 4273 4278
Median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

User Acceptance Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of job ads across the South West region citing User Acceptance Testing as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 25 August 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing User Acceptance Testing within the South West region over the 3 months to 25 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Gloucestershire +2 27 £42,500 - 4
Bristol +25 26 £42,000 +12.00% 2
Somerset +6 16 £40,000 +23.07% 2
Dorset +15 9 £35,000 - 4
Wiltshire -3 5 £40,000 +5.26% 2
Cornwall - 4 £52,500 -
Devon +1 2 £41,000 -21.90%
User Acceptance Testing
England

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

For the 6 months to 25 August 2016, IT jobs citing User Acceptance Testing also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South West region with a requirement for User Acceptance Testing.

1 62 (35.03%) Finance
2 59 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 43 (24.29%) Regression Testing
4 42 (23.73%) ISEB
5 40 (22.60%) Security Cleared
6 37 (20.90%) Test Scripting
7 35 (19.77%) Java
8 34 (19.21%) ITIL
9 31 (17.51%) SQL
9 31 (17.51%) Non-Functional Testing
10 30 (16.95%) SAP
10 30 (16.95%) Microsoft
11 29 (16.38%) Linux
11 29 (16.38%) Selenium
12 28 (15.82%) ISTQB
12 28 (15.82%) Automated Testing
12 28 (15.82%) Windows
13 27 (15.25%) SDLC
14 26 (14.69%) Business Analysis
15 25 (14.12%) SQL Server
15 25 (14.12%) Python
16 23 (12.99%) Business Intelligence
16 23 (12.99%) Programme Management
16 23 (12.99%) Cybersecurity
17 22 (12.43%) ITIL V3
17 22 (12.43%) Telecoms
18 21 (11.86%) C#
18 21 (11.86%) Scrum
18 21 (11.86%) Manual Testing
19 20 (11.30%) Stakeholder Management

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 8 (4.52%) BizTalk Server
2 7 (3.95%) SharePoint
3 5 (2.82%) WebSphere
4 4 (2.26%) SharePoint 2010
5 2 (1.13%) IIS
6 1 (0.56%) Apache
6 1 (0.56%) SAS
6 1 (0.56%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 18 (10.17%) MS Office
2 8 (4.52%) MS Excel
3 4 (2.26%) MS Visio
3 4 (2.26%) Spreadsheet
4 2 (1.13%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.56%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 13 (7.34%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 9 (5.08%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (2.26%) Dynamics AX
4 3 (1.69%) Oracle Payables
4 3 (1.69%) Oracle Receivables
5 2 (1.13%) Salesforce.com CRM
5 2 (1.13%) SAP Payroll
6 1 (0.56%) Dynamics NAV
6 1 (0.56%) Exstream
6 1 (0.56%) Oracle EBS
6 1 (0.56%) Oracle EBS R12
6 1 (0.56%) Oracle Payroll
6 1 (0.56%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 6 (3.39%) Cloud Computing
2 5 (2.82%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.13%) SuccessFactors
4 1 (0.56%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (6.78%) LAN
1 12 (6.78%) WAN
2 7 (3.95%) SSL
3 6 (3.39%) Internet
4 1 (0.56%) Intranet
4 1 (0.56%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (14.12%) SQL Server
2 13 (7.34%) Big Data
3 11 (6.21%) SQL Server 2008
4 8 (4.52%) MySQL
4 8 (4.52%) SQL Server 2012
5 6 (3.39%) Crystal Reports
6 5 (2.82%) BusinessObjects
6 5 (2.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 4 (2.26%) Oracle Database
7 4 (2.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 4 (2.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 3 (1.69%) Oracle BI EE
8 3 (1.69%) Oracle Database 11g
8 3 (1.69%) Oracle Database 12c
9 2 (1.13%) SAP BI
10 1 (0.56%) EDRMS
Development Applications
1 29 (16.38%) Selenium
2 18 (10.17%) LoadRunner
3 16 (9.04%) Jenkins
4 13 (7.34%) Cucumber
5 8 (4.52%) WebDriver
6 7 (3.95%) JIRA
6 7 (3.95%) JMeter
7 6 (3.39%) Git (software)
7 6 (3.39%) RSpec
8 5 (2.82%) JUnit
8 5 (2.82%) SpecFlow
9 4 (2.26%) JDeveloper
10 3 (1.69%) Team Foundation Server
10 3 (1.69%) TestNG
10 3 (1.69%) Visual Studio
11 2 (1.13%) Jasmine
11 2 (1.13%) Protractor
11 2 (1.13%) TestDirector
12 1 (0.56%) Eclipse
12 1 (0.56%) Oracle Forms
General
1 62 (35.03%) Finance
2 22 (12.43%) Telecoms
3 15 (8.47%) Manufacturing
3 15 (8.47%) Marketing
4 14 (7.91%) Banking
5 13 (7.34%) Electronics
6 8 (4.52%) Retail
7 4 (2.26%) Back Office
8 3 (1.69%) Investment Banking
8 3 (1.69%) Private Banking
9 2 (1.13%) Billing
9 2 (1.13%) Legal
9 2 (1.13%) Retail Banking
10 1 (0.56%) Advertising
10 1 (0.56%) Automotive
10 1 (0.56%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 102 (57.63%) Analyst
2 44 (24.86%) Test Analyst
3 38 (21.47%) Business Analyst
4 22 (12.43%) Test Leader
5 19 (10.73%) Senior Analyst
6 17 (9.60%) Financial Analyst
6 17 (9.60%) Software Analyst
6 17 (9.60%) Software Test Analyst
6 17 (9.60%) Test Manager
7 15 (8.47%) Finance Business Analyst
7 15 (8.47%) Service Analyst
7 15 (8.47%) Tester
8 14 (7.91%) Software Tester
8 14 (7.91%) Test Engineer
9 13 (7.34%) Financial Business Analyst
9 13 (7.34%) Financial Services Business Analyst
10 12 (6.78%) SC Cleared Test Analyst
11 11 (6.21%) Applications Support
11 11 (6.21%) Support Analyst
12 10 (5.65%) Applications Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (6.78%) .NET
2 7 (3.95%) HTML
3 6 (3.39%) Web Services
4 4 (2.26%) HTML5
4 4 (2.26%) jQuery
4 4 (2.26%) XSLT
5 3 (1.69%) JDBC
6 2 (1.13%) CSS
7 1 (0.56%) ASP.NET
7 1 (0.56%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 1 (0.56%) LAMP
7 1 (0.56%) WCF
7 1 (0.56%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 17 (9.60%) Management Information System
2 14 (7.91%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (5.65%) Credit Risk
3 10 (5.65%) SWIFT
4 7 (3.95%) Cybercrime
4 7 (3.95%) Mobile App
5 6 (3.39%) Internet of Things
5 6 (3.39%) Statistics
6 3 (1.69%) Mathematics
7 2 (1.13%) Data Centre
8 1 (0.56%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 29 (16.38%) Linux
2 28 (15.82%) Windows
3 16 (9.04%) Unix
4 12 (6.78%) Windows Server
5 10 (5.65%) CentOS
6 7 (3.95%) Android
6 7 (3.95%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.56%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 43 (24.29%) Regression Testing
3 37 (20.90%) Test Scripting
4 34 (19.21%) ITIL
5 31 (17.51%) Non-Functional Testing
6 28 (15.82%) Automated Testing
7 27 (15.25%) SDLC
8 26 (14.69%) Business Analysis
9 23 (12.99%) Business Intelligence
9 23 (12.99%) Cybersecurity
9 23 (12.99%) Programme Management
10 22 (12.43%) ITIL V3
11 21 (11.86%) Manual Testing
11 21 (11.86%) Scrum
12 20 (11.30%) Stakeholder Management
13 19 (10.73%) Project Management
13 19 (10.73%) System Integration Testing
14 18 (10.17%) Integration Testing
15 16 (9.04%) Change Management
15 16 (9.04%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 35 (19.77%) Java
2 31 (17.51%) SQL
3 25 (14.12%) Python
4 21 (11.86%) C#
5 18 (10.17%) Shell Script
6 17 (9.60%) PowerShell
7 14 (7.91%) Bash Shell
7 14 (7.91%) JavaScript
7 14 (7.91%) Ruby
8 13 (7.34%) C++
9 9 (5.08%) VB
10 7 (3.95%) T-SQL
11 4 (2.26%) PL/SQL
12 3 (1.69%) C
12 3 (1.69%) XQuery
13 2 (1.13%) Perl
13 2 (1.13%) PHP
14 1 (0.56%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 42 (23.73%) ISEB
2 40 (22.60%) Security Cleared
3 28 (15.82%) ISTQB
4 18 (10.17%) DV Cleared
5 17 (9.60%) SC Cleared
6 10 (5.65%) Degree
7 6 (3.39%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 1 (0.56%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (10.17%) SLA
2 14 (7.91%) QA
3 1 (0.56%) MiFID
Systems Management
1 3 (1.69%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.56%) Nagios
2 1 (0.56%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.56%) Puppet
2 1 (0.56%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 30 (16.95%) Microsoft
1 30 (16.95%) SAP
2 11 (6.21%) Red Hat
3 10 (5.65%) Bloomberg
3 10 (5.65%) Reuters
4 9 (5.08%) Oracle
5 8 (4.52%) Informatica
5 8 (4.52%) Salesforce.com
6 7 (3.95%) hybris
6 7 (3.95%) Remedy
7 6 (3.39%) IBM
8 3 (1.69%) Siebel
9 1 (0.56%) Adobe
9 1 (0.56%) HP
9 1 (0.56%) JD Edwards
9 1 (0.56%) Sage
9 1 (0.56%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
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