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 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Rank 152 178 159
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -19
Permanent jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 105 65 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 1.82% 1.11% 1.25%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.08% 1.28% 1.47%
Number of salaries quoted 61 61 58
Average salary £34,000 £42,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +16.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £34,750 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £67,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
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
5055 5062 4545
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 87.55% 86.31% 84.87%
Number of salaries quoted 4185 4266 3835
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,750 £29,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 14 February 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing User Acceptance Testing within the South West region over the 3 months to 14 February 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
(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
Somerset +24 33 £30,000 -25.00% 5
Bristol -15 24 £34,500 -23.33% 5
Wiltshire +11 16 £32,500 -23.52% 3
Gloucestershire +2 15 £43,750 +20.27% 8
Dorset +17 13 £38,750 +19.23%
Devon - 1 £23,500 -
User Acceptance Testing
England

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

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 93 (41.70%) Agile Software Development
2 78 (34.98%) ISEB
3 77 (34.53%) SQL
4 70 (31.39%) Finance
5 59 (26.46%) Analytical Skills
6 56 (25.11%) QA
6 56 (25.11%) Microsoft
7 54 (24.22%) Java
8 50 (22.42%) Regression Testing
9 48 (21.52%) Banking
9 48 (21.52%) ISTQB
10 46 (20.63%) XML
11 44 (19.73%) Test Management
12 42 (18.83%) Software Testing
13 39 (17.49%) SQL Server
13 39 (17.49%) Test Scripting
14 38 (17.04%) System Testing
14 38 (17.04%) Unix
15 36 (16.14%) Functional Testing
15 36 (16.14%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
16 34 (15.25%) MS Office
16 34 (15.25%) .NET
17 33 (14.80%) Test Automation
18 32 (14.35%) Security Cleared
19 30 (13.45%) Data Management
20 29 (13.00%) Linux
20 29 (13.00%) Oracle
21 28 (12.56%) MS Excel
21 28 (12.56%) HP
22 26 (11.66%) Configuration Management

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

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 17 (7.62%) MQSeries
2 15 (6.73%) Apache
3 14 (6.28%) Oracle Workflow
4 8 (3.59%) Apache Solr
4 8 (3.59%) Drupal
5 7 (3.14%) IIS
6 2 (0.90%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.45%) CMS
Applications
1 34 (15.25%) MS Office
2 28 (12.56%) MS Excel
3 6 (2.69%) MS Visio
4 3 (1.35%) MS Project
5 2 (0.90%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.45%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 17 (7.62%) Temenos T24
2 14 (6.28%) Oracle Applications
2 14 (6.28%) Oracle EBS R12
2 14 (6.28%) Oracle Payables
2 14 (6.28%) Oracle Receivables
3 9 (4.04%) Demantra
3 9 (4.04%) Oracle ASCP
3 9 (4.04%) Oracle General Ledger
4 8 (3.59%) Oracle Assets
5 6 (2.69%) Oracle EBS
6 5 (2.24%) Oracle 11i
6 5 (2.24%) Oracle Financials
6 5 (2.24%) Oracle TCA
7 4 (1.79%) Dynamics CRM
7 4 (1.79%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 3 (1.35%) Dynamics AX
8 3 (1.35%) Oracle Cash Management
9 2 (0.90%) Salesforce.com CRM
10 1 (0.45%) Aareon QL
10 1 (0.45%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.90%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 13 (5.83%) Internet
2 12 (5.38%) TCP/IP
3 5 (2.24%) VPN
4 3 (1.35%) HTTP
5 2 (0.90%) LAN
5 2 (0.90%) WAN
6 1 (0.45%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (17.49%) SQL Server
2 22 (9.87%) SQL Server 2008
3 17 (7.62%) Relational Database
4 15 (6.73%) MySQL
5 10 (4.48%) BusinessObjects
5 10 (4.48%) Data Warehouse
6 9 (4.04%) Oracle BI EE
6 9 (4.04%) Oracle Reports
7 8 (3.59%) OLTP
7 8 (3.59%) Oracle BI Publisher
8 7 (3.14%) Big Data
9 5 (2.24%) Oracle Discoverer
10 3 (1.35%) SQL Server 2012
10 3 (1.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 2 (0.90%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 2 (0.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 1 (0.45%) FileMaker
12 1 (0.45%) GIS
12 1 (0.45%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 1 (0.45%) SAP BI
Development Applications
1 18 (8.07%) Selenium
2 16 (7.17%) Team Foundation Server
3 13 (5.83%) LoadRunner
4 11 (4.93%) JMeter
5 10 (4.48%) Jenkins
6 9 (4.04%) TestDirector
7 8 (3.59%) Cucumber
7 8 (3.59%) Oracle APEX
7 8 (3.59%) Oracle Forms
8 7 (3.14%) ClearQuest
9 6 (2.69%) JBehave
9 6 (2.69%) JIRA
10 5 (2.24%) SpecFlow
10 5 (2.24%) Subversion
10 5 (2.24%) Visual Studio
11 4 (1.79%) Git (software)
12 3 (1.35%) NUnit
12 3 (1.35%) RSpec
13 2 (0.90%) HP UFT
13 2 (0.90%) JUnit
General
1 70 (31.39%) Finance
2 48 (21.52%) Banking
3 15 (6.73%) Retail
4 13 (5.83%) Manufacturing
5 9 (4.04%) Investment Banking
5 9 (4.04%) Telecoms
6 8 (3.59%) Financial Institution
7 5 (2.24%) Legal
7 5 (2.24%) Marketing
7 5 (2.24%) Military
8 4 (1.79%) Electronics
9 3 (1.35%) Back Office
10 1 (0.45%) Billing
10 1 (0.45%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.45%) Publishing
10 1 (0.45%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 116 (52.02%) Analyst
2 53 (23.77%) Test Analyst
3 27 (12.11%) Business Analyst
4 23 (10.31%) Developer
5 22 (9.87%) Tester
6 21 (9.42%) Support Analyst
7 20 (8.97%) Test Engineer
8 19 (8.52%) Software Analyst
8 19 (8.52%) Test Leader
9 17 (7.62%) Software Tester
10 16 (7.17%) Applications Support
10 16 (7.17%) Applications Support Analyst
11 15 (6.73%) DevOps Engineer
11 15 (6.73%) Test Manager
12 14 (6.28%) Applications Developer
12 14 (6.28%) Oracle Developer
13 12 (5.38%) Oracle Applications Developer
13 12 (5.38%) Senior Analyst
14 10 (4.48%) Software Test Analyst
15 9 (4.04%) Senior Oracle Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (20.63%) XML
2 34 (15.25%) .NET
3 20 (8.97%) HTML
4 18 (8.07%) LAMP
4 18 (8.07%) Middleware
5 9 (4.04%) Apache Flex
6 5 (2.24%) ASP.NET
7 4 (1.79%) Ajax
7 4 (1.79%) ASP.NET MVC
7 4 (1.79%) CSS
7 4 (1.79%) CSS3
7 4 (1.79%) HTML5
7 4 (1.79%) jQuery
8 3 (1.35%) J2EE
9 2 (0.90%) Gherkin
9 2 (0.90%) JDBC
9 2 (0.90%) SOAP
10 1 (0.45%) Web Services
10 1 (0.45%) XSD
10 1 (0.45%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 59 (26.46%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (7.62%) Management Information System
3 16 (7.17%) Mathematics
4 14 (6.28%) Credit Risk
4 14 (6.28%) SWIFT
5 10 (4.48%) PMI
6 8 (3.59%) Client/Server
6 8 (3.59%) Visualisation
7 6 (2.69%) FMCG
7 6 (2.69%) Internet of Things
7 6 (2.69%) Reinsurance
8 5 (2.24%) Digital Media
9 4 (1.79%) Computer Science
9 4 (1.79%) Mobile App
10 2 (0.90%) Performance Metrics
10 2 (0.90%) Replication
11 1 (0.45%) AS400
11 1 (0.45%) Data Structures
11 1 (0.45%) Thin Client
11 1 (0.45%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 38 (17.04%) Unix
2 29 (13.00%) Linux
3 20 (8.97%) Windows
4 7 (3.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 7 (3.14%) Ubuntu
5 1 (0.45%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.45%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (0.45%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.45%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 93 (41.70%) Agile Software Development
2 50 (22.42%) Regression Testing
3 44 (19.73%) Test Management
4 42 (18.83%) Software Testing
5 39 (17.49%) Test Scripting
6 38 (17.04%) System Testing
7 36 (16.14%) Functional Testing
8 33 (14.80%) Test Automation
9 30 (13.45%) Data Management
10 26 (11.66%) Configuration Management
10 26 (11.66%) SDLC
11 25 (11.21%) Business Intelligence
11 25 (11.21%) Project Management
12 23 (10.31%) Data Analysis
12 23 (10.31%) Data Modelling
13 21 (9.42%) User Stories
13 21 (9.42%) Workflow
14 20 (8.97%) Change Management
14 20 (8.97%) ITIL
15 19 (8.52%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 77 (34.53%) SQL
2 54 (24.22%) Java
3 20 (8.97%) C#
4 19 (8.52%) JavaScript
4 19 (8.52%) Shell Script
5 17 (7.62%) Python
6 15 (6.73%) PHP
7 14 (6.28%) PL/SQL
8 12 (5.38%) C
8 12 (5.38%) C++
9 10 (4.48%) Bash Shell
10 8 (3.59%) Perl
10 8 (3.59%) VB
11 7 (3.14%) PowerShell
12 6 (2.69%) XPath
13 4 (1.79%) VBA
14 3 (1.35%) T-SQL
15 2 (0.90%) Ruby
15 2 (0.90%) VB.NET
16 1 (0.45%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 78 (34.98%) ISEB
2 48 (21.52%) ISTQB
3 36 (16.14%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 32 (14.35%) Security Cleared
5 20 (8.97%) SC Cleared
6 19 (8.52%) Degree
6 19 (8.52%) DV Cleared
7 10 (4.48%) PMI Certification
8 6 (2.69%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 5 (2.24%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
10 2 (0.90%) CITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 56 (25.11%) QA
2 14 (6.28%) SLA
3 4 (1.79%) SEPA
4 1 (0.45%) Solvency II
System Software
1 8 (3.59%) Hyper-V
1 8 (3.59%) vSphere
2 7 (3.14%) Active Directory
3 5 (2.24%) Terminal Services
4 1 (0.45%) XenApp
4 1 (0.45%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 17 (7.62%) HP Quality Center
2 15 (6.73%) Puppet
3 8 (3.59%) Ansible
4 7 (3.14%) Nagios
4 7 (3.14%) Opscode Chef
4 7 (3.14%) Zenoss
5 1 (0.45%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 56 (25.11%) Microsoft
2 29 (13.00%) Oracle
3 28 (12.56%) HP
4 19 (8.52%) IBM
5 17 (7.62%) Green Hat
5 17 (7.62%) webMethods
6 14 (6.28%) Bloomberg
6 14 (6.28%) Reuters
7 11 (4.93%) SAP
8 10 (4.48%) Remedy
9 9 (4.04%) Citrix
10 8 (3.59%) Sybase
10 8 (3.59%) Teradata
10 8 (3.59%) VMware
11 7 (3.14%) Red Hat
12 2 (0.90%) Rally
12 2 (0.90%) Salesforce.com
13 1 (0.45%) Aareon
13 1 (0.45%) EMC
13 1 (0.45%) Sage
Gloucestershire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + exceptional pension and flexitime
Posted: 2 days ago
Bath, Somerset
myBench Ltd
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol
G2 Recruitment Solutions
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + BENEFITS
Posted: 4 days ago
Taunton, Somerset
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Bath, Avon
ISL
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 5 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Blue Resourcing
Posted: 8 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Blue Resourcing
Posted: 8 days ago
Bristol
Interquest - IQ Public Sector
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 12 days ago
Cross, Somerset
Quant Capital
Salary: £25,000 - £35,000 per year
Posted: 12 days ago
Cirencester
People Source Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + 10% Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
CGI
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
Malmesbury, Wiltshire
Dyson
Posted: 24 days ago