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 30 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Rank 158 166 131
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -35
Permanent jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 82 92 108
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 1.57% 1.53% 1.74%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.80% 1.79% 2.03%
Number of salaries quoted 73 85 94
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,563 £29,500 £32,150
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,600 £54,250
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+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
4552 5147 5308
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 87.37% 85.40% 85.49%
Number of salaries quoted 3812 4288 4327
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £63,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 30 June 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 30 June 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 +3 25 £45,000 +5.88% 5
Somerset +11 22 £52,500 +12.90% 1
Bristol +20 15 £43,000 -4.44% 7
Wiltshire +2 9 £40,000 +6.66%
Dorset +13 4 £31,125 -4.23% 2
Devon +1 3 £39,500 +69.89% 1
Cornwall - 3 £42,500 - 1
User Acceptance Testing
England

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

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 67 (34.54%) Finance
2 57 (29.38%) Agile Software Development
3 43 (22.16%) SQL
3 43 (22.16%) Security Cleared
4 41 (21.13%) ISEB
5 40 (20.62%) Microsoft
5 40 (20.62%) Test Scripting
6 38 (19.59%) Java
7 37 (19.07%) ITIL
8 36 (18.56%) SQL Server
8 36 (18.56%) Analytical Skills
9 34 (17.53%) ISTQB
10 33 (17.01%) Regression Testing
11 32 (16.49%) Automated Testing
12 30 (15.46%) MS Office
13 29 (14.95%) Banking
13 29 (14.95%) Selenium
14 28 (14.43%) SLA
15 27 (13.92%) Windows
15 27 (13.92%) Integration Testing
16 26 (13.40%) Python
16 26 (13.40%) SAP
17 25 (12.89%) Change Management
17 25 (12.89%) Non-Functional Testing
18 24 (12.37%) C#
19 23 (11.86%) Business Analysis
19 23 (11.86%) Functional Testing
19 23 (11.86%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
19 23 (11.86%) System Integration Testing
20 22 (11.34%) SC Cleared

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 11 (5.67%) BizTalk Server
2 7 (3.61%) MQSeries
2 7 (3.61%) SharePoint
3 5 (2.58%) WebSphere
4 4 (2.06%) IIS
4 4 (2.06%) SharePoint 2010
5 3 (1.55%) Apache
6 1 (0.52%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 30 (15.46%) MS Office
2 10 (5.15%) MS Excel
3 5 (2.58%) Spreadsheet
4 4 (2.06%) MS Project
4 4 (2.06%) MS Visio
5 3 (1.55%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 11 (5.67%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (4.12%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 7 (3.61%) Temenos T24
4 5 (2.58%) Salesforce.com CRM
5 4 (2.06%) Dynamics AX
6 3 (1.55%) Oracle Payables
6 3 (1.55%) Oracle Receivables
7 2 (1.03%) Oracle EBS
7 2 (1.03%) SAP Payroll
8 1 (0.52%) Dynamics NAV
8 1 (0.52%) Exstream
8 1 (0.52%) Oracle EBS R12
8 1 (0.52%) Oracle Payroll
Cloud Services
1 8 (4.12%) Cloud Computing
2 5 (2.58%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.03%) SuccessFactors
4 1 (0.52%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (4.64%) Internet
1 9 (4.64%) LAN
1 9 (4.64%) WAN
2 8 (4.12%) SSL
3 7 (3.61%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.52%) HTTPS
4 1 (0.52%) Intranet
4 1 (0.52%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (18.56%) SQL Server
2 22 (11.34%) SQL Server 2008
3 16 (8.25%) Big Data
4 12 (6.19%) SQL Server 2012
5 11 (5.67%) MySQL
6 8 (4.12%) BusinessObjects
7 7 (3.61%) Relational Database
7 7 (3.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 6 (3.09%) Crystal Reports
9 4 (2.06%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 4 (2.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 1 (0.52%) EDRMS
10 1 (0.52%) FileMaker
10 1 (0.52%) Oracle BI EE
10 1 (0.52%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 29 (14.95%) Selenium
2 17 (8.76%) LoadRunner
3 14 (7.22%) Cucumber
4 13 (6.70%) Jenkins
5 8 (4.12%) Git (software)
5 8 (4.12%) RSpec
6 7 (3.61%) JIRA
6 7 (3.61%) JMeter
6 7 (3.61%) JUnit
6 7 (3.61%) SpecFlow
6 7 (3.61%) Visual Studio
6 7 (3.61%) WebDriver
7 6 (3.09%) Team Foundation Server
8 5 (2.58%) TestNG
9 3 (1.55%) ClearQuest
9 3 (1.55%) NUnit
9 3 (1.55%) TestDirector
10 1 (0.52%) JDeveloper
10 1 (0.52%) Oracle Forms
10 1 (0.52%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 67 (34.54%) Finance
2 29 (14.95%) Banking
3 18 (9.28%) Telecoms
4 11 (5.67%) Marketing
5 9 (4.64%) Manufacturing
6 8 (4.12%) Electronics
7 7 (3.61%) Investment Banking
8 4 (2.06%) Billing
8 4 (2.06%) Retail
9 2 (1.03%) Back Office
10 1 (0.52%) Automotive
10 1 (0.52%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.52%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 112 (57.73%) Analyst
2 40 (20.62%) Test Analyst
3 32 (16.49%) Business Analyst
4 28 (14.43%) Test Engineer
5 27 (13.92%) Test Leader
6 24 (12.37%) Support Analyst
7 23 (11.86%) Applications Support
8 22 (11.34%) Applications Support Analyst
9 18 (9.28%) Senior Analyst
10 13 (6.70%) Test Manager
11 12 (6.19%) Software Analyst
12 11 (5.67%) Software Test Analyst
12 11 (5.67%) Software Test Engineer
13 10 (5.15%) Banking Analyst
13 10 (5.15%) Financial Analyst
13 10 (5.15%) Senior Applications Support
13 10 (5.15%) Senior Applications Support Analyst
13 10 (5.15%) Senior Support Analyst
14 9 (4.64%) Finance Business Analyst
14 9 (4.64%) SC Cleared Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (10.31%) .NET
2 12 (6.19%) XML
3 9 (4.64%) HTML
4 7 (3.61%) Middleware
4 7 (3.61%) Web Services
5 6 (3.09%) JDBC
6 4 (2.06%) HTML5
6 4 (2.06%) jQuery
6 4 (2.06%) XSLT
7 3 (1.55%) LAMP
8 1 (0.52%) .NET Framework
8 1 (0.52%) ASP.NET
8 1 (0.52%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 1 (0.52%) CSS
8 1 (0.52%) Entity Framework
8 1 (0.52%) J2EE
8 1 (0.52%) WCF
8 1 (0.52%) XForms
8 1 (0.52%) XSD
8 1 (0.52%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 36 (18.56%) Analytical Skills
2 21 (10.82%) Credit Risk
2 21 (10.82%) SWIFT
3 19 (9.79%) Management Information System
4 11 (5.67%) Mathematics
5 8 (4.12%) Cybercrime
5 8 (4.12%) Internet of Things
5 8 (4.12%) Mobile App
6 7 (3.61%) Virtual Team
7 6 (3.09%) Statistics
8 3 (1.55%) Client/Server
9 2 (1.03%) Data Centre
10 1 (0.52%) Driving Licence
10 1 (0.52%) Performance Metrics
10 1 (0.52%) Replication
10 1 (0.52%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 27 (13.92%) Windows
2 22 (11.34%) Unix
3 21 (10.82%) Linux
4 11 (5.67%) Windows Server
5 8 (4.12%) Android
6 6 (3.09%) Windows Server 2003
7 5 (2.58%) CentOS
8 3 (1.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (1.55%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (29.38%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (20.62%) Test Scripting
3 37 (19.07%) ITIL
4 33 (17.01%) Regression Testing
5 32 (16.49%) Automated Testing
6 27 (13.92%) Integration Testing
7 25 (12.89%) Change Management
7 25 (12.89%) Non-Functional Testing
8 23 (11.86%) Business Analysis
8 23 (11.86%) Functional Testing
8 23 (11.86%) System Integration Testing
9 22 (11.34%) Time Management
10 21 (10.82%) Cybersecurity
10 21 (10.82%) Data Analysis
10 21 (10.82%) User Stories
10 21 (10.82%) Wealth Management
11 20 (10.31%) Project Management
12 19 (9.79%) Scrum
12 19 (9.79%) Test Management
12 19 (9.79%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 43 (22.16%) SQL
2 38 (19.59%) Java
3 26 (13.40%) Python
4 24 (12.37%) C#
5 19 (9.79%) Bash Shell
6 18 (9.28%) JavaScript
6 18 (9.28%) PowerShell
7 14 (7.22%) VB
8 12 (6.19%) Ruby
8 12 (6.19%) Shell Script
9 11 (5.67%) C
10 10 (5.15%) C++
11 7 (3.61%) T-SQL
12 4 (2.06%) Perl
12 4 (2.06%) PHP
13 2 (1.03%) VB.NET
14 1 (0.52%) PL/SQL
14 1 (0.52%) VBScript
14 1 (0.52%) XPath
14 1 (0.52%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 43 (22.16%) Security Cleared
2 41 (21.13%) ISEB
3 34 (17.53%) ISTQB
4 23 (11.86%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 22 (11.34%) SC Cleared
6 20 (10.31%) DV Cleared
7 16 (8.25%) Degree
8 1 (0.52%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (14.43%) SLA
2 22 (11.34%) QA
3 1 (0.52%) MiFID
System Software
1 3 (1.55%) vSphere
2 2 (1.03%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (2.58%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (1.55%) Nagios
2 3 (1.55%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (1.55%) Puppet
2 3 (1.55%) Zenoss
3 1 (0.52%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 40 (20.62%) Microsoft
2 26 (13.40%) SAP
3 21 (10.82%) Bloomberg
3 21 (10.82%) Reuters
4 14 (7.22%) Oracle
5 13 (6.70%) Remedy
6 12 (6.19%) IBM
7 10 (5.15%) HP
7 10 (5.15%) Salesforce.com
8 8 (4.12%) Red Hat
9 7 (3.61%) Green Hat
9 7 (3.61%) hybris
9 7 (3.61%) webMethods
10 5 (2.58%) Informatica
11 3 (1.55%) Citrix
11 3 (1.55%) Rally
11 3 (1.55%) Sybase
11 3 (1.55%) VMware
12 2 (1.03%) EMC
12 2 (1.03%) Sage
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Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: 30,000 - 60,000 plus benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
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Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Excellent benefits
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Salary: 30,000 - 50,000 plus excellent benefits
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Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
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