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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Rank 163 143 110
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -33
Permanent jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 79 88 111
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 1.34% 1.43% 2.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.60% 1.73% 2.61%
Number of salaries quoted 65 74 76
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £29,300 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,900 £55,000 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
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
4945 5083 4251
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 84.16% 82.70% 81.22%
Number of salaries quoted 4176 4141 3657
Average salary £40,000 £41,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.43% +9.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £28,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £53,250 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,995
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.67%

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 31 July 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 31 July 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 +1 22 £38,000 -5.00% 4
Gloucestershire -19 20 £42,500 +11.84% 2
Bristol -21 11 £37,500 -25.00% 11
Dorset +4 8 £35,000 -32.03% 2
Somerset +7 4 £48,750 +68.10% 2
Devon -7 3 - - 3
User Acceptance Testing
England

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

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 53 (29.28%) Finance
2 45 (24.86%) QA
3 43 (23.76%) Agile Software Development
4 42 (23.20%) Oracle
5 41 (22.65%) Business Intelligence
6 38 (20.99%) Microsoft
7 31 (17.13%) Oracle EBS
8 28 (15.47%) Oracle EBS R12
9 27 (14.92%) SQL
9 27 (14.92%) Degree
10 25 (13.81%) .NET
10 25 (13.81%) Regression Testing
11 23 (12.71%) Test Scripting
11 23 (12.71%) Oracle BI EE
12 22 (12.15%) Test Strategy
13 21 (11.60%) Informatica
14 20 (11.05%) Oracle Database 10g
14 20 (11.05%) Oracle Database 11g
14 20 (11.05%) Oracle Database
15 19 (10.50%) Analytical Skills
15 19 (10.50%) Linux
15 19 (10.50%) MS Excel
16 18 (9.94%) ETL
16 18 (9.94%) Scrum
16 18 (9.94%) ISTQB
17 17 (9.39%) Manual Testing
17 17 (9.39%) Spreadsheet
18 16 (8.84%) ISEB
18 16 (8.84%) Middleware
18 16 (8.84%) MS Office

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

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 10 (5.52%) Apache
2 7 (3.87%) IIS
3 3 (1.66%) Oracle Workflow
4 2 (1.10%) SugarCRM
4 2 (1.10%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.55%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.55%) Lync
Applications
1 19 (10.50%) MS Excel
2 17 (9.39%) Spreadsheet
3 16 (8.84%) MS Office
4 3 (1.66%) MS Project
4 3 (1.66%) MS Visio
4 3 (1.66%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (1.10%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 31 (17.13%) Oracle EBS
2 28 (15.47%) Oracle EBS R12
3 14 (7.73%) Oracle General Ledger
4 11 (6.08%) Oracle Receivables
5 6 (3.31%) Oracle Cash Management
5 6 (3.31%) Oracle Assets
5 6 (3.31%) Oracle Internet Expenses
5 6 (3.31%) Oracle Payables
5 6 (3.31%) Oracle iProcurement
6 4 (2.21%) Aareon QL
6 4 (2.21%) Oracle ERP
6 4 (2.21%) Dynamics GP
7 3 (1.66%) Oracle Financials
7 3 (1.66%) SAP HR
8 2 (1.10%) Magento
8 2 (1.10%) Unica
8 2 (1.10%) Adobe Campaign
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.10%) Google Analytics
1 2 (1.10%) Pure360
1 2 (1.10%) Silverpop
2 1 (0.55%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.55%) SaaS
2 1 (0.55%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.76%) Internet
2 2 (1.10%) Firewall
3 1 (0.55%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (0.55%) VoIP
3 1 (0.55%) HTTP
3 1 (0.55%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (12.71%) Oracle BI EE
2 20 (11.05%) Oracle Database 11g
2 20 (11.05%) Oracle Database 10g
2 20 (11.05%) Oracle Database
3 14 (7.73%) SQL Server
4 12 (6.63%) Oracle Reports
5 10 (5.52%) MySQL
6 8 (4.42%) BusinessObjects
7 7 (3.87%) SAP BI
7 7 (3.87%) Data Warehouse
7 7 (3.87%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 7 (3.87%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 6 (3.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 6 (3.31%) Oracle Discoverer
9 3 (1.66%) OLAP
9 3 (1.66%) Relational Database
10 2 (1.10%) SAP BW
11 1 (0.55%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 1 (0.55%) SQL Server 2008
11 1 (0.55%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 14 (7.73%) Selenium
2 10 (5.52%) JIRA
3 7 (3.87%) Team Foundation Server
4 6 (3.31%) JUnit
4 6 (3.31%) JMeter
5 4 (2.21%) Visual Studio
5 4 (2.21%) NUnit
5 4 (2.21%) TeamCity
5 4 (2.21%) Octopus Deploy
6 3 (1.66%) JDeveloper
7 2 (1.10%) HP UFT
8 1 (0.55%) MSI
8 1 (0.55%) Bugzilla
8 1 (0.55%) TestDirector
8 1 (0.55%) SilkTest
8 1 (0.55%) Rational Functional Tester
8 1 (0.55%) WebDriver
8 1 (0.55%) Cucumber
8 1 (0.55%) Calabash
8 1 (0.55%) TestLink
General
1 53 (29.28%) Finance
2 9 (4.97%) Retail
3 7 (3.87%) Banking
4 6 (3.31%) General Ledger
5 3 (1.66%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.10%) Marketing
6 2 (1.10%) Billing
7 1 (0.55%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.55%) Legal
7 1 (0.55%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 100 (55.25%) Analyst
2 47 (25.97%) Business Analyst
3 34 (18.78%) Test Analyst
4 27 (14.92%) Developer
5 20 (11.05%) OBIEE Developer
6 18 (9.94%) Test Manager
7 13 (7.18%) Tester
7 13 (7.18%) Senior Analyst
7 13 (7.18%) Oracle Analyst
8 12 (6.63%) Business Intelligence Analyst
9 11 (6.08%) SAP Business Analyst
10 10 (5.52%) Functional Analyst
10 10 (5.52%) DevOps Engineer
11 9 (4.97%) SAP Analyst
12 8 (4.42%) Business Data Analyst
12 8 (4.42%) Informatica Developer
12 8 (4.42%) Data Analyst
13 7 (3.87%) Systems Analyst
14 6 (3.31%) Senior Manager
14 6 (3.31%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (13.81%) .NET
2 16 (8.84%) Middleware
3 14 (7.73%) Oracle Fusion
4 7 (3.87%) .NET Framework
5 6 (3.31%) HTML
5 6 (3.31%) XML
6 5 (2.76%) XHTML
7 3 (1.66%) XSLT
7 3 (1.66%) ASP.NET
8 2 (1.10%) COM
8 2 (1.10%) Gherkin
9 1 (0.55%) Entity Framework
9 1 (0.55%) WinForms
9 1 (0.55%) SAP Basis
9 1 (0.55%) SOAP
9 1 (0.55%) Web Services
9 1 (0.55%) XBRL
Miscellaneous
1 19 (10.50%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (3.87%) Data Integration
3 6 (3.31%) Management Information System
4 5 (2.76%) CMDB
5 4 (2.21%) Computer Science
5 4 (2.21%) GIS
5 4 (2.21%) Data Structures
6 2 (1.10%) User Experience
7 1 (0.55%) Visualisation
7 1 (0.55%) Wiki
7 1 (0.55%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 19 (10.50%) Linux
2 11 (6.08%) Windows
3 10 (5.52%) Ubuntu
3 10 (5.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (1.66%) UNIX
5 2 (1.10%) Android
6 1 (0.55%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (23.76%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (22.65%) Business Intelligence
3 25 (13.81%) Regression Testing
4 23 (12.71%) Test Scripting
5 22 (12.15%) Test Strategy
6 18 (9.94%) Scrum
6 18 (9.94%) ETL
7 17 (9.39%) Manual Testing
8 15 (8.29%) Systems Analysis
8 15 (8.29%) PRINCE2
8 15 (8.29%) Project Management
8 15 (8.29%) Test Automation
9 13 (7.18%) Data Security
9 13 (7.18%) Automated Testing
9 13 (7.18%) Software Testing
10 12 (6.63%) Time Management
11 11 (6.08%) Test Management
11 11 (6.08%) CRM
12 10 (5.52%) Configuration Management
12 10 (5.52%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 27 (14.92%) SQL
2 14 (7.73%) C#
3 11 (6.08%) PHP
3 11 (6.08%) Python
4 10 (5.52%) Bash Shell
4 10 (5.52%) Java
4 10 (5.52%) Perl
5 6 (3.31%) PowerShell
6 5 (2.76%) VBA
6 5 (2.76%) Shell Script
6 5 (2.76%) Ruby
6 5 (2.76%) JavaScript
7 3 (1.66%) PL/SQL
7 3 (1.66%) XQuery
8 2 (1.10%) VB.NET
9 1 (0.55%) ABAP
9 1 (0.55%) C
Qualifications
1 27 (14.92%) Degree
2 18 (9.94%) ISTQB
3 16 (8.84%) ISEB
4 6 (3.31%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 5 (2.76%) Security Cleared
6 3 (1.66%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 3 (1.66%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (1.10%) SC Cleared
7 2 (1.10%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.55%) ISEB Practitioner
8 1 (0.55%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (0.55%) MCP
8 1 (0.55%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 45 (24.86%) QA
2 5 (2.76%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (2.21%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.55%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.55%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.55%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 10 (5.52%) Zenoss
1 10 (5.52%) Puppet
1 10 (5.52%) Opscode Chef
2 6 (3.31%) Nagios
3 4 (2.21%) ZABBIX
4 2 (1.10%) SCCM
5 1 (0.55%) SCOM
5 1 (0.55%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (0.55%) SCSM
5 1 (0.55%) Windows Intune
Vendors
1 42 (23.20%) Oracle
2 38 (20.99%) Microsoft
3 21 (11.60%) Informatica
4 15 (8.29%) SAP
4 15 (8.29%) Siebel
5 10 (5.52%) Red Hat
6 4 (2.21%) VMware
6 4 (2.21%) Aareon
7 3 (1.66%) Tableau
8 2 (1.10%) Google
8 2 (1.10%) Coremetrics
8 2 (1.10%) Cognos
8 2 (1.10%) Adobe
9 1 (0.55%) HP
9 1 (0.55%) Dell
9 1 (0.55%) Cisco
9 1 (0.55%) Teradata
9 1 (0.55%) Capita
9 1 (0.55%) Apple
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Salary: Shares and Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Ham, Wiltshire
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Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Pension, Bonus
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Salary: Up to £44,000 per annum + great benefits
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Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + Shares and Benefits
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Bristol
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Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
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