The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the South West region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Rank 104 103 109
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +6
Permanent jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 133 129 119
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 2.29% 2.40% 2.10%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.87% 3.08% 2.73%
Number of salaries quoted 105 103 93
Average salary £40,000 £32,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% -4.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,650 £26,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £46,000 £41,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
Processes & Methodologies Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4638 4189 4365
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 79.95% 77.85% 77.12%
Number of salaries quoted 3851 3683 3717
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,000 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
User Acceptance Testing
England

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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Bristol +34 72 £45,000 +38.46% 8
Gloucestershire -6 23 £38,000 +7.04% 1
Wiltshire -6 20 £27,750 -14.61% 1
Somerset -19 11 £33,750 +12.50% 25
Dorset -3 2 £41,250 +19.56% 2
Devon -9 2 - - 1
User Acceptance Testing
England

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

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 86 (41.75%) SQL
2 70 (33.98%) Oracle
3 69 (33.50%) Oracle EBS
4 57 (27.67%) ISEB
5 54 (26.21%) CRM
5 54 (26.21%) Finance
6 42 (20.39%) C#
7 39 (18.93%) Oracle EBS R12
8 37 (17.96%) QA
9 35 (16.99%) Security Cleared
10 34 (16.50%) Java
10 34 (16.50%) Oracle iProcurement
11 30 (14.56%) Business Analysis
12 29 (14.08%) Agile Software Development
12 29 (14.08%) Degree
12 29 (14.08%) Linux
12 29 (14.08%) Oracle Discoverer
12 29 (14.08%) Shell Script
12 29 (14.08%) Oracle Receivables
13 27 (13.11%) Oracle Reports
13 27 (13.11%) UNIX
13 27 (13.11%) Test Scripting
14 26 (12.62%) DV Cleared
15 25 (12.14%) Software Engineering
15 25 (12.14%) .NET
16 23 (11.17%) C++
16 23 (11.17%) SLA
16 23 (11.17%) Oracle General Ledger
16 23 (11.17%) Oracle Cash Management
16 23 (11.17%) Oracle Payables

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

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 19 (9.22%) SharePoint
2 18 (8.74%) IIS
3 11 (5.34%) SharePoint 2013
4 8 (3.88%) Oracle Workflow
5 6 (2.91%) SharePoint 2010
5 6 (2.91%) MS Exchange
5 6 (2.91%) Exchange Server 2003
5 6 (2.91%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 13 (6.31%) MS Office
2 12 (5.83%) MS Project
3 8 (3.88%) MS Excel
4 4 (1.94%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 69 (33.50%) Oracle EBS
2 39 (18.93%) Oracle EBS R12
3 34 (16.50%) Oracle iProcurement
4 29 (14.08%) Oracle Receivables
5 23 (11.17%) Oracle General Ledger
5 23 (11.17%) Oracle Cash Management
5 23 (11.17%) Oracle Payables
6 17 (8.25%) Oracle Assets
7 16 (7.77%) Oracle Internet Expenses
8 15 (7.28%) Oracle CRM
9 12 (5.83%) Oracle ERP
10 7 (3.40%) Dynamics CRM
10 7 (3.40%) Oracle E-Business Tax
10 7 (3.40%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
11 5 (2.43%) Visualfiles
11 5 (2.43%) Dynamics AX
12 4 (1.94%) Oracle iRecruitment
13 2 (0.97%) Oracle Applications
14 1 (0.49%) Oracle Payroll
14 1 (0.49%) Oracle AGIS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (5.34%) WAN
1 11 (5.34%) LAN
2 2 (0.97%) Broadband
3 1 (0.49%) SAN
3 1 (0.49%) Firewall
3 1 (0.49%) VoIP
3 1 (0.49%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (14.08%) Oracle Discoverer
2 27 (13.11%) Oracle Reports
3 17 (8.25%) Oracle BI EE
4 6 (2.91%) SQL Server
5 5 (2.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 5 (2.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 5 (2.43%) Big Data
5 5 (2.43%) NoSQL
6 4 (1.94%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 3 (1.46%) Oracle Database 11g
7 3 (1.46%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (1.46%) Oracle Database
8 2 (0.97%) Oracle BI Publisher
8 2 (0.97%) MySQL
8 2 (0.97%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 19 (9.22%) LoadRunner
2 9 (4.37%) QuickTest Pro
3 8 (3.88%) SoapUI
3 8 (3.88%) FitNesse
4 7 (3.40%) Selenium
5 5 (2.43%) Visual Studio
6 3 (1.46%) FrontPage
6 3 (1.46%) JDeveloper
6 3 (1.46%) Cucumber
6 3 (1.46%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 2 (0.97%) Jenkins
7 2 (0.97%) Eclipse
7 2 (0.97%) Oracle Forms
7 2 (0.97%) JMeter
7 2 (0.97%) JIRA
8 1 (0.49%) Git (software)
8 1 (0.49%) Subversion
8 1 (0.49%) MSTest
8 1 (0.49%) Behat
General
1 54 (26.21%) Finance
2 18 (8.74%) Military
3 16 (7.77%) Retail
4 11 (5.34%) Legal
5 5 (2.43%) General Ledger
6 3 (1.46%) Back Office
6 3 (1.46%) Electronics
7 1 (0.49%) Retail Banking
7 1 (0.49%) Billing
7 1 (0.49%) Banking
7 1 (0.49%) Front Office
7 1 (0.49%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.49%) Publishing
7 1 (0.49%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 104 (50.49%) Analyst
2 36 (17.48%) Business Analyst
3 29 (14.08%) Oracle Analyst
4 27 (13.11%) Consultant
5 25 (12.14%) Systems Analyst
6 21 (10.19%) Test Analyst
7 18 (8.74%) Developer
8 15 (7.28%) Technical Consultant
9 13 (6.31%) Tester
9 13 (6.31%) Project Manager
10 12 (5.83%) Business Systems Analyst
11 10 (4.85%) Support Analyst
11 10 (4.85%) Functional Analyst
12 9 (4.37%) Oracle Support Analyst
12 9 (4.37%) Support Engineer
13 6 (2.91%) Senior Developer
13 6 (2.91%) Test Manager
13 6 (2.91%) Desktop Engineer
14 5 (2.43%) Software Tester
14 5 (2.43%) Test Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (12.14%) .NET
2 18 (8.74%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 18 (8.74%) ASP.NET
2 18 (8.74%) XML
3 17 (8.25%) Web Services
4 12 (5.83%) Middleware
4 12 (5.83%) WCF
4 12 (5.83%) Oracle Fusion
5 7 (3.40%) WebCenter
6 6 (2.91%) .NET Framework
7 5 (2.43%) Java EE
7 5 (2.43%) Flash
7 5 (2.43%) Natural Language Processing
8 4 (1.94%) ASP.NET MVC
8 4 (1.94%) XSLT
9 2 (0.97%) SOAP
10 1 (0.49%) jQuery
10 1 (0.49%) LAMP
10 1 (0.49%) HTML
10 1 (0.49%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 17 (8.25%) Management Information System
2 6 (2.91%) Open Source
2 6 (2.91%) Computer Science
3 5 (2.43%) Data Protection Act
4 4 (1.94%) PMI
5 2 (0.97%) Mobile App
5 2 (0.97%) Statistics
5 2 (0.97%) Mathematics
6 1 (0.49%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 29 (14.08%) Linux
2 27 (13.11%) UNIX
3 18 (8.74%) HPUX
3 18 (8.74%) Solaris
4 5 (2.43%) Windows
5 4 (1.94%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.49%) Android
6 1 (0.49%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.49%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.49%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (26.21%) CRM
2 30 (14.56%) Business Analysis
3 29 (14.08%) Agile Software Development
4 27 (13.11%) Test Scripting
5 25 (12.14%) Software Engineering
6 20 (9.71%) Project Management
6 20 (9.71%) Data Security
6 20 (9.71%) ITIL
7 19 (9.22%) UML
7 19 (9.22%) OO
7 19 (9.22%) MVC
7 19 (9.22%) Continuous Improvement
8 18 (8.74%) PRINCE2
9 16 (7.77%) Cash Management
9 16 (7.77%) Business Intelligence
10 15 (7.28%) Software Testing
10 15 (7.28%) Performance Testing
10 15 (7.28%) Test Strategy
11 14 (6.80%) Waterfall
11 14 (6.80%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 86 (41.75%) SQL
2 42 (20.39%) C#
3 34 (16.50%) Java
4 29 (14.08%) Shell Script
5 23 (11.17%) C++
6 22 (10.68%) JavaScript
7 19 (9.22%) VB
8 7 (3.40%) PowerShell
8 7 (3.40%) PHP
9 6 (2.91%) Perl
10 5 (2.43%) Ruby
10 5 (2.43%) Python
10 5 (2.43%) PL/SQL
10 5 (2.43%) Bash Shell
11 3 (1.46%) XQuery
12 1 (0.49%) VBA
12 1 (0.49%) T-SQL
12 1 (0.49%) C
Qualifications
1 57 (27.67%) ISEB
2 35 (16.99%) Security Cleared
3 29 (14.08%) Degree
4 26 (12.62%) DV Cleared
5 10 (4.85%) ISTQB
6 5 (2.43%) SC Cleared
7 4 (1.94%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 4 (1.94%) PMI Certification
8 3 (1.46%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 3 (1.46%) HND
9 1 (0.49%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.49%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (0.49%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (17.96%) QA
2 23 (11.17%) SLA
3 10 (4.85%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 4 (1.94%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.49%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 9 (4.37%) HP Quality Center
2 6 (2.91%) SCCM
Vendors
1 70 (33.98%) Oracle
2 22 (10.68%) Microsoft
3 21 (10.19%) Citrix
4 13 (6.31%) HP
5 10 (4.85%) Informatica
6 6 (2.91%) LANDesk
7 5 (2.43%) Siebel
8 1 (0.49%) Zend
8 1 (0.49%) VMware
8 1 (0.49%) SAP
8 1 (0.49%) ServiceNow
Bristol, Avon
eCom Recruitment
Salary: From £24,000 to £26,000 per annum c25K
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cirencester, Gloucestershire
CPS Group UK
Salary: £22000 - £28000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Clearwater People Solutions
Salary: £50000 Per Annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol
Hudson - London
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Poole, Dorset
Connectus
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Somerset
Computer Futures
Salary: £300 - £320 per day
Posted: 11 days ago
Bristol
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £3000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Salisbury
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + 22-25 days holiday, life assurance
Posted: 13 days ago
Somerset
Computer Futures
Salary: £280 - £330 per day
Posted: 16 days ago