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 24 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Rank 152 171 151
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -20
Permanent jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 84 84 83
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 1.57% 1.42% 1.38%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.80% 1.66% 1.62%
Number of salaries quoted 73 70 71
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,600 £55,000
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
4656 5071 5126
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 86.78% 85.99% 85.48%
Number of salaries quoted 3904 4282 4181
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -2.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £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 24 July 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 24 July 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 +7 27 £45,000 +2.85% 4
Somerset +6 21 £46,250 -17.41%
Bristol +18 16 £42,500 +13.33% 10
Wiltshire +1 8 £40,000 +17.64% 2
Dorset +11 7 £35,000 -
Devon +2 2 £41,000 +90.69%
Cornwall - 2 £52,500 - 1
User Acceptance Testing
England

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

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 65 (33.85%) Finance
2 59 (30.73%) Agile Software Development
3 53 (27.60%) Regression Testing
4 46 (23.96%) Security Cleared
5 42 (21.88%) Test Scripting
5 42 (21.88%) ISEB
6 41 (21.35%) ITIL
7 39 (20.31%) Java
8 38 (19.79%) Microsoft
9 35 (18.23%) SQL
10 34 (17.71%) Automated Testing
11 32 (16.67%) SQL Server
11 32 (16.67%) Selenium
11 32 (16.67%) Non-Functional Testing
12 31 (16.15%) ISTQB
13 29 (15.10%) Analytical Skills
14 28 (14.58%) SAP
14 28 (14.58%) Windows
14 28 (14.58%) Python
15 26 (13.54%) Business Analysis
16 25 (13.02%) Linux
16 25 (13.02%) SLA
16 25 (13.02%) MS Office
16 25 (13.02%) Cybersecurity
17 24 (12.50%) C#
17 24 (12.50%) Change Management
17 24 (12.50%) Scrum
18 23 (11.98%) Integration Testing
19 22 (11.46%) System Integration Testing
19 22 (11.46%) Banking

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 (5.73%) BizTalk Server
2 7 (3.65%) SharePoint
3 5 (2.60%) WebSphere
4 4 (2.08%) SharePoint 2010
5 3 (1.56%) IIS
5 3 (1.56%) MQSeries
6 2 (1.04%) Apache
7 1 (0.52%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 25 (13.02%) MS Office
2 7 (3.65%) MS Excel
3 5 (2.60%) Spreadsheet
4 4 (2.08%) MS Project
4 4 (2.08%) MS Visio
5 3 (1.56%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 12 (6.25%) Dynamics CRM
2 9 (4.69%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 5 (2.60%) Salesforce.com CRM
4 4 (2.08%) Dynamics AX
5 3 (1.56%) Oracle Payables
5 3 (1.56%) Oracle Receivables
5 3 (1.56%) Temenos T24
6 2 (1.04%) Oracle EBS
6 2 (1.04%) SAP Payroll
7 1 (0.52%) Dynamics NAV
7 1 (0.52%) Exstream
7 1 (0.52%) Oracle EBS R12
7 1 (0.52%) Oracle Payroll
Cloud Services
1 9 (4.69%) Cloud Computing
2 5 (2.60%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.04%) SuccessFactors
4 1 (0.52%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (6.25%) LAN
1 12 (6.25%) WAN
2 10 (5.21%) Internet
3 8 (4.17%) SSL
4 3 (1.56%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.52%) HTTPS
5 1 (0.52%) Intranet
5 1 (0.52%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 19 (9.90%) SQL Server 2008
3 17 (8.85%) Big Data
4 11 (5.73%) SQL Server 2012
5 10 (5.21%) MySQL
6 6 (3.13%) Crystal Reports
6 6 (3.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 5 (2.60%) BusinessObjects
8 4 (2.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 4 (2.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 3 (1.56%) Relational Database
10 1 (0.52%) EDRMS
10 1 (0.52%) Oracle BI EE
10 1 (0.52%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 32 (16.67%) Selenium
2 21 (10.94%) LoadRunner
3 17 (8.85%) Jenkins
4 15 (7.81%) Cucumber
5 9 (4.69%) Git (software)
5 9 (4.69%) RSpec
6 8 (4.17%) JIRA
6 8 (4.17%) Visual Studio
7 7 (3.65%) JMeter
7 7 (3.65%) JUnit
7 7 (3.65%) SpecFlow
7 7 (3.65%) WebDriver
8 6 (3.13%) Team Foundation Server
9 5 (2.60%) TestNG
10 3 (1.56%) NUnit
11 1 (0.52%) Eclipse
11 1 (0.52%) JDeveloper
11 1 (0.52%) Oracle Forms
11 1 (0.52%) TestDirector
11 1 (0.52%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 65 (33.85%) Finance
2 22 (11.46%) Banking
3 19 (9.90%) Telecoms
4 12 (6.25%) Marketing
5 11 (5.73%) Manufacturing
6 9 (4.69%) Electronics
7 6 (3.13%) Retail
8 4 (2.08%) Billing
9 3 (1.56%) Back Office
9 3 (1.56%) Investment Banking
10 1 (0.52%) Advertising
10 1 (0.52%) Automotive
10 1 (0.52%) Legal
10 1 (0.52%) Private Banking
10 1 (0.52%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 110 (57.29%) Analyst
2 42 (21.88%) Test Analyst
3 33 (17.19%) Business Analyst
4 25 (13.02%) Test Engineer
4 25 (13.02%) Test Leader
5 20 (10.42%) Support Analyst
6 19 (9.90%) Applications Support
7 18 (9.38%) Applications Support Analyst
8 17 (8.85%) Senior Analyst
8 17 (8.85%) Test Manager
9 14 (7.29%) Software Analyst
9 14 (7.29%) Software Test Analyst
10 12 (6.25%) SC Cleared Test Analyst
10 12 (6.25%) Software Test Engineer
10 12 (6.25%) Software Tester
10 12 (6.25%) Tester
11 11 (5.73%) Financial Analyst
12 10 (5.21%) Banking Analyst
12 10 (5.21%) Senior Applications Support Analyst
12 10 (5.21%) Senior Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (8.33%) .NET
2 7 (3.65%) HTML
2 7 (3.65%) Web Services
3 6 (3.13%) JDBC
4 5 (2.60%) XML
5 4 (2.08%) HTML5
5 4 (2.08%) jQuery
5 4 (2.08%) XSLT
6 3 (1.56%) Middleware
7 2 (1.04%) ASP.NET
7 2 (1.04%) LAMP
8 1 (0.52%) .NET Framework
8 1 (0.52%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 1 (0.52%) CSS
8 1 (0.52%) Entity Framework
8 1 (0.52%) WCF
8 1 (0.52%) XForms
8 1 (0.52%) XSD
8 1 (0.52%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 29 (15.10%) Analytical Skills
2 20 (10.42%) Management Information System
3 18 (9.38%) Credit Risk
3 18 (9.38%) SWIFT
4 9 (4.69%) Internet of Things
5 8 (4.17%) Cybercrime
5 8 (4.17%) Mathematics
5 8 (4.17%) Mobile App
6 6 (3.13%) Statistics
7 3 (1.56%) Virtual Team
8 2 (1.04%) Data Centre
9 1 (0.52%) Driving Licence
9 1 (0.52%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 28 (14.58%) Windows
2 25 (13.02%) Linux
3 19 (9.90%) Unix
4 11 (5.73%) Windows Server
5 8 (4.17%) Android
5 8 (4.17%) CentOS
6 6 (3.13%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (1.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (1.04%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (30.73%) Agile Software Development
2 53 (27.60%) Regression Testing
3 42 (21.88%) Test Scripting
4 41 (21.35%) ITIL
5 34 (17.71%) Automated Testing
6 32 (16.67%) Non-Functional Testing
7 26 (13.54%) Business Analysis
8 25 (13.02%) Cybersecurity
9 24 (12.50%) Change Management
9 24 (12.50%) Scrum
10 23 (11.98%) Integration Testing
11 22 (11.46%) Project Management
11 22 (11.46%) System Integration Testing
12 20 (10.42%) ITIL V3
13 19 (9.90%) Stakeholder Management
14 18 (9.38%) Data Analysis
14 18 (9.38%) Programme Management
14 18 (9.38%) Test Management
14 18 (9.38%) Time Management
14 18 (9.38%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 39 (20.31%) Java
2 35 (18.23%) SQL
3 28 (14.58%) Python
4 24 (12.50%) C#
5 19 (9.90%) Bash Shell
6 17 (8.85%) JavaScript
6 17 (8.85%) PowerShell
7 15 (7.81%) Ruby
7 15 (7.81%) Shell Script
8 13 (6.77%) C++
8 13 (6.77%) VB
9 8 (4.17%) C
10 6 (3.13%) T-SQL
11 3 (1.56%) Perl
11 3 (1.56%) PHP
12 2 (1.04%) VB.NET
13 1 (0.52%) PL/SQL
13 1 (0.52%) VBScript
13 1 (0.52%) XPath
13 1 (0.52%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 46 (23.96%) Security Cleared
2 42 (21.88%) ISEB
3 31 (16.15%) ISTQB
4 21 (10.94%) DV Cleared
4 21 (10.94%) SC Cleared
5 14 (7.29%) Degree
6 13 (6.77%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (0.52%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (13.02%) SLA
2 18 (9.38%) QA
3 1 (0.52%) MiFID
Systems Management
1 2 (1.04%) HP Quality Center
1 2 (1.04%) Nagios
1 2 (1.04%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (1.04%) Puppet
1 2 (1.04%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 38 (19.79%) Microsoft
2 28 (14.58%) SAP
3 18 (9.38%) Bloomberg
3 18 (9.38%) Reuters
4 10 (5.21%) Oracle
4 10 (5.21%) Red Hat
4 10 (5.21%) Remedy
4 10 (5.21%) Salesforce.com
5 8 (4.17%) IBM
6 7 (3.65%) hybris
7 5 (2.60%) Informatica
8 4 (2.08%) HP
9 3 (1.56%) Green Hat
9 3 (1.56%) Rally
9 3 (1.56%) webMethods
10 2 (1.04%) EMC
11 1 (0.52%) JD Edwards
11 1 (0.52%) Sage
Bristol
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Salary: £25577 - £36108 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £60,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Talent International
Salary: £26000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Flexible Benefits Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £55,000 - £70,000 (Plus Excellent Package!!)
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £34880 - £52320 per annum + 30% Bonus Funding Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Newquay, Cornwall
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 60,000 plus benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Talent International
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Excellent Flexible Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 50,000 plus excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £47,000-£60,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol
Bluetown Online LTD
Posted: 26 days ago
Bristol
People Source Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 23 days ago
South West
Edward Carter Solutions
Salary: £25,000 - £30,000 per year
Posted: 23 days ago