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 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Rank 170 141 120
Rank change year-on-year
-29 -21
Permanent jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 77 88 95
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 1.27% 1.43% 1.88%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.49% 1.73% 2.28%
Number of salaries quoted 59 75 70
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £29,400 £26,900
10% offered a salary of more than £63,000 £67,000 £48,100
UK excluding London average 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
5155 5089 4168
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 85.33% 82.49% 82.31%
Number of salaries quoted 4322 4127 3566
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £27,175
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 1 September 2015.

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 1 September 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
Wiltshire +4 18 £39,000 -2.50%
Gloucestershire -16 18 £40,500 +6.57% 2
Bristol -31 10 £42,500 -15.00% 5
Dorset +6 9 £35,000 - 6
Devon -5 8 £42,500 +63.46% 3
Somerset +1 7 £32,500 +3.17% 2
User Acceptance Testing
England

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

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, 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 50 (29.07%) Agile Software Development
2 43 (25.00%) Finance
3 40 (23.26%) Business Intelligence
3 40 (23.26%) Microsoft
4 38 (22.09%) QA
5 36 (20.93%) Oracle
6 29 (16.86%) Regression Testing
7 27 (15.70%) .NET
8 25 (14.53%) SQL
8 25 (14.53%) Linux
9 24 (13.95%) Oracle EBS
9 24 (13.95%) Degree
10 22 (12.79%) Oracle EBS R12
10 22 (12.79%) Analytical Skills
11 21 (12.21%) Test Scripting
12 20 (11.63%) Oracle BI EE
12 20 (11.63%) Project Management
12 20 (11.63%) Test Strategy
13 19 (11.05%) Test Automation
13 19 (11.05%) MS Excel
13 19 (11.05%) ISTQB
14 18 (10.47%) Oracle Database 11g
14 18 (10.47%) Manual Testing
14 18 (10.47%) MS Office
14 18 (10.47%) Oracle Database 10g
14 18 (10.47%) Informatica
14 18 (10.47%) Oracle Database
15 17 (9.88%) ISEB
15 17 (9.88%) Spreadsheet
15 17 (9.88%) Scrum

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

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, 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 11 (6.40%) Apache
2 8 (4.65%) IIS
3 4 (2.33%) SharePoint
4 2 (1.16%) Oracle Workflow
5 1 (0.58%) SugarCRM
5 1 (0.58%) Lync
5 1 (0.58%) Node.js
5 1 (0.58%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 19 (11.05%) MS Excel
2 18 (10.47%) MS Office
3 17 (9.88%) Spreadsheet
4 5 (2.91%) MS Visio
4 5 (2.91%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (1.74%) MS Project
6 2 (1.16%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 24 (13.95%) Oracle EBS
2 22 (12.79%) Oracle EBS R12
3 9 (5.23%) Oracle General Ledger
4 7 (4.07%) Oracle Receivables
5 5 (2.91%) Aareon QL
5 5 (2.91%) Dynamics GP
6 4 (2.33%) Oracle Payables
6 4 (2.33%) Oracle iProcurement
6 4 (2.33%) Oracle Cash Management
6 4 (2.33%) Oracle Assets
6 4 (2.33%) Oracle Internet Expenses
7 2 (1.16%) Oracle ERP
7 2 (1.16%) Oracle Financials
8 1 (0.58%) Magento
8 1 (0.58%) Unica
8 1 (0.58%) Adobe Campaign
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.16%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.58%) SaaS
2 1 (0.58%) Office 365
2 1 (0.58%) Pure360
2 1 (0.58%) Silverpop
2 1 (0.58%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.91%) Internet
2 2 (1.16%) Firewall
3 1 (0.58%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (0.58%) VoIP
3 1 (0.58%) HTTP
3 1 (0.58%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (11.63%) Oracle BI EE
2 18 (10.47%) Oracle Database 11g
2 18 (10.47%) Oracle Database 10g
2 18 (10.47%) Oracle Database
3 13 (7.56%) SQL Server
4 11 (6.40%) MySQL
5 8 (4.65%) Oracle Reports
5 8 (4.65%) BusinessObjects
5 8 (4.65%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 8 (4.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 7 (4.07%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 6 (3.49%) Data Warehouse
8 4 (2.33%) Oracle Discoverer
8 4 (2.33%) SAP BI
9 3 (1.74%) OLAP
9 3 (1.74%) Relational Database
10 1 (0.58%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 1 (0.58%) SAP BW
10 1 (0.58%) SQL Server 2008
10 1 (0.58%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 16 (9.30%) Selenium
2 10 (5.81%) JIRA
3 7 (4.07%) JUnit
3 7 (4.07%) JMeter
4 6 (3.49%) HP UFT
4 6 (3.49%) Team Foundation Server
5 4 (2.33%) TeamCity
5 4 (2.33%) Visual Studio
5 4 (2.33%) Bugzilla
5 4 (2.33%) NUnit
5 4 (2.33%) Octopus Deploy
6 3 (1.74%) TestLink
6 3 (1.74%) SilkTest
6 3 (1.74%) TestDirector
6 3 (1.74%) Rational Functional Tester
7 2 (1.16%) JDeveloper
8 1 (0.58%) MSI
8 1 (0.58%) Git (software)
8 1 (0.58%) WebDriver
General
1 43 (25.00%) Finance
2 8 (4.65%) Banking
2 8 (4.65%) Retail
3 4 (2.33%) General Ledger
4 3 (1.74%) Legal
5 2 (1.16%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.58%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.58%) Publishing
6 1 (0.58%) Military
6 1 (0.58%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 91 (52.91%) Analyst
2 39 (22.67%) Test Analyst
3 38 (22.09%) Business Analyst
4 27 (15.70%) Developer
5 18 (10.47%) OBIEE Developer
6 17 (9.88%) Test Manager
7 15 (8.72%) Senior Analyst
8 11 (6.40%) Tester
8 11 (6.40%) DevOps Engineer
9 9 (5.23%) Senior Test Analyst
9 9 (5.23%) Business Intelligence Analyst
9 9 (5.23%) Oracle Analyst
10 8 (4.65%) Informatica Developer
11 7 (4.07%) Data Analyst
11 7 (4.07%) Project Manager
11 7 (4.07%) Systems Analyst
11 7 (4.07%) Software Test Analyst
11 7 (4.07%) Senior DevOps Engineer
11 7 (4.07%) Business Data Analyst
12 6 (3.49%) Functional Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (15.70%) .NET
2 14 (8.14%) Middleware
3 13 (7.56%) Oracle Fusion
4 8 (4.65%) HTML
4 8 (4.65%) XML
5 6 (3.49%) .NET Framework
6 5 (2.91%) XHTML
7 3 (1.74%) XBRL
7 3 (1.74%) ASP.NET
7 3 (1.74%) SOAP
7 3 (1.74%) Web Services
8 2 (1.16%) COM
8 2 (1.16%) XSLT
8 2 (1.16%) Gherkin
9 1 (0.58%) RESTful
9 1 (0.58%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 22 (12.79%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (4.65%) Data Integration
3 7 (4.07%) Management Information System
4 6 (3.49%) CMDB
5 5 (2.91%) GIS
5 5 (2.91%) Data Structures
6 3 (1.74%) User Experience
6 3 (1.74%) Computer Science
7 2 (1.16%) PMI
7 2 (1.16%) Performance Metrics
8 1 (0.58%) Tandem
8 1 (0.58%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 25 (14.53%) Linux
2 11 (6.40%) Ubuntu
2 11 (6.40%) Windows
2 11 (6.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 9 (5.23%) UNIX
4 1 (0.58%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (29.07%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (23.26%) Business Intelligence
3 29 (16.86%) Regression Testing
4 21 (12.21%) Test Scripting
5 20 (11.63%) Project Management
5 20 (11.63%) Test Strategy
6 19 (11.05%) Test Automation
7 18 (10.47%) Manual Testing
8 17 (9.88%) Scrum
9 16 (9.30%) Automated Testing
9 16 (9.30%) Test Management
10 15 (8.72%) Systems Analysis
10 15 (8.72%) ETL
11 14 (8.14%) PRINCE2
12 13 (7.56%) Software Testing
13 12 (6.98%) Time Management
13 12 (6.98%) Data Security
13 12 (6.98%) SDLC
14 11 (6.40%) Waterfall
14 11 (6.40%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 25 (14.53%) SQL
2 13 (7.56%) PHP
2 13 (7.56%) C#
3 12 (6.98%) Java
3 12 (6.98%) Python
4 11 (6.40%) Bash Shell
4 11 (6.40%) Perl
5 8 (4.65%) Shell Script
6 7 (4.07%) PowerShell
7 6 (3.49%) JavaScript
8 5 (2.91%) VBA
8 5 (2.91%) Ruby
9 3 (1.74%) VB.NET
10 2 (1.16%) PL/SQL
10 2 (1.16%) XQuery
11 1 (0.58%) C
Qualifications
1 24 (13.95%) Degree
2 19 (11.05%) ISTQB
3 17 (9.88%) ISEB
4 11 (6.40%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 9 (5.23%) Security Cleared
6 6 (3.49%) DV Cleared
7 3 (1.74%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
7 3 (1.74%) SC Cleared
7 3 (1.74%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (1.16%) PMI Certification
9 1 (0.58%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (0.58%) MCP
9 1 (0.58%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (22.09%) QA
2 3 (1.74%) SLA
3 1 (0.58%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 4 (2.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.58%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.58%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.58%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 11 (6.40%) Zenoss
1 11 (6.40%) Puppet
1 11 (6.40%) Opscode Chef
2 7 (4.07%) Nagios
3 4 (2.33%) HP Quality Center
3 4 (2.33%) ZABBIX
4 2 (1.16%) SCCM
5 1 (0.58%) SCOM
5 1 (0.58%) SCSM
5 1 (0.58%) Windows Intune
Vendors
1 40 (23.26%) Microsoft
2 36 (20.93%) Oracle
3 18 (10.47%) Informatica
4 13 (7.56%) Siebel
5 11 (6.40%) Red Hat
6 10 (5.81%) SAP
7 5 (2.91%) Aareon
8 4 (2.33%) VMware
9 2 (1.16%) Cognos
9 2 (1.16%) Tableau
10 1 (0.58%) Cisco
10 1 (0.58%) Adobe
10 1 (0.58%) HP
10 1 (0.58%) Dell
10 1 (0.58%) Capita
10 1 (0.58%) Google
10 1 (0.58%) Coremetrics
10 1 (0.58%) Apple
10 1 (0.58%) Thunderhead
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