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

3 months to
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Rank 154 150 130
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -20
Permanent jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 79 96 121
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 1.51% 1.64% 1.98%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.74% 1.93% 2.32%
Number of salaries quoted 72 90 102
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -3.03%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £28,443 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £56,150 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
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
4541 4976 5214
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 86.69% 85.25% 85.50%
Number of salaries quoted 3813 4150 4320
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -3.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,500
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 May 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 May 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
Somerset +8 24 £41,000 +2.50% 2
Bristol -5 21 £40,000 -11.11% 3
Gloucestershire +2 20 £47,000 +17.50% 5
Wiltshire -6 10 £40,000 +6.66%
Cornwall - 2 £42,500 -
Dorset +10 1 £35,000 +7.69% 2
Devon +5 1 £27,500 +18.27% 1
User Acceptance Testing
England

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

For the 6 months to 30 May 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 (33.16%) Finance
2 60 (30.61%) Agile Software Development
3 54 (27.55%) SQL
4 44 (22.45%) ISEB
4 44 (22.45%) Analytical Skills
5 43 (21.94%) ISTQB
6 41 (20.92%) Test Scripting
7 40 (20.41%) Microsoft
7 40 (20.41%) Security Cleared
8 38 (19.39%) Regression Testing
9 37 (18.88%) Java
10 36 (18.37%) SQL Server
10 36 (18.37%) MS Office
11 35 (17.86%) ITIL
12 34 (17.35%) Banking
12 34 (17.35%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 29 (14.80%) Automated Testing
13 29 (14.80%) Functional Testing
14 28 (14.29%) Integration Testing
14 28 (14.29%) SLA
15 26 (13.27%) Selenium
15 26 (13.27%) QA
16 25 (12.76%) System Testing
16 25 (12.76%) Python
16 25 (12.76%) User Stories
17 24 (12.24%) Change Management
17 24 (12.24%) Time Management
18 23 (11.73%) Data Analysis
18 23 (11.73%) Unix
18 23 (11.73%) Windows

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 10 (5.10%) MQSeries
2 7 (3.57%) BizTalk Server
3 6 (3.06%) SharePoint
4 5 (2.55%) Apache
4 5 (2.55%) IIS
5 3 (1.53%) SharePoint 2010
6 2 (1.02%) Apache Solr
6 2 (1.02%) Drupal
6 2 (1.02%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.51%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 36 (18.37%) MS Office
2 10 (5.10%) MS Excel
3 5 (2.55%) MS Project
4 4 (2.04%) MS Visio
5 3 (1.53%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (1.53%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 10 (5.10%) Temenos T24
2 9 (4.59%) Dynamics CRM
3 5 (2.55%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 5 (2.55%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 3 (1.53%) Dynamics AX
4 3 (1.53%) Oracle Payables
4 3 (1.53%) Oracle Receivables
5 2 (1.02%) Oracle EBS
6 1 (0.51%) Exstream
6 1 (0.51%) Oracle EBS R12
6 1 (0.51%) Oracle Payroll
6 1 (0.51%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 7 (3.57%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (1.02%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.51%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (4.59%) TCP/IP
2 8 (4.08%) Internet
2 8 (4.08%) SSL
3 7 (3.57%) LAN
3 7 (3.57%) WAN
4 1 (0.51%) HTTPS
4 1 (0.51%) Intranet
4 1 (0.51%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (18.37%) SQL Server
2 23 (11.73%) SQL Server 2008
3 15 (7.65%) Big Data
4 13 (6.63%) MySQL
5 10 (5.10%) Relational Database
6 9 (4.59%) SQL Server 2012
7 7 (3.57%) BusinessObjects
8 6 (3.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 4 (2.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 3 (1.53%) Crystal Reports
10 3 (1.53%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 1 (0.51%) Data Warehouse
11 1 (0.51%) FileMaker
11 1 (0.51%) OLTP
11 1 (0.51%) Oracle BI EE
11 1 (0.51%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 26 (13.27%) Selenium
2 14 (7.14%) Cucumber
2 14 (7.14%) LoadRunner
3 11 (5.61%) Jenkins
4 8 (4.08%) SpecFlow
5 7 (3.57%) Git (software)
5 7 (3.57%) JMeter
5 7 (3.57%) RSpec
5 7 (3.57%) WebDriver
6 6 (3.06%) JIRA
6 6 (3.06%) JUnit
6 6 (3.06%) Visual Studio
7 5 (2.55%) ClearQuest
7 5 (2.55%) Team Foundation Server
7 5 (2.55%) TestDirector
8 4 (2.04%) TestNG
9 3 (1.53%) NUnit
10 2 (1.02%) SoapUI
11 1 (0.51%) Hudson
11 1 (0.51%) TeamCity
General
1 65 (33.16%) Finance
2 34 (17.35%) Banking
3 13 (6.63%) Telecoms
4 9 (4.59%) Investment Banking
5 8 (4.08%) Marketing
6 6 (3.06%) Manufacturing
7 5 (2.55%) Electronics
8 3 (1.53%) Retail
9 2 (1.02%) Billing
10 1 (0.51%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.51%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.51%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 113 (57.65%) Analyst
2 38 (19.39%) Test Analyst
3 33 (16.84%) Business Analyst
4 31 (15.82%) Test Engineer
5 29 (14.80%) Test Leader
6 26 (13.27%) Support Analyst
7 24 (12.24%) Applications Support
7 24 (12.24%) Applications Support Analyst
8 14 (7.14%) Senior Analyst
9 11 (5.61%) Software Test Engineer
10 9 (4.59%) Developer
10 9 (4.59%) Middleware Engineer
10 9 (4.59%) Test Manager
11 8 (4.08%) Software Analyst
12 7 (3.57%) Banking Analyst
12 7 (3.57%) Senior Applications Support Analyst
12 7 (3.57%) Senior Support Analyst
12 7 (3.57%) Software Test Analyst
12 7 (3.57%) Software Tester
12 7 (3.57%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (11.22%) .NET
2 17 (8.67%) XML
3 10 (5.10%) Middleware
4 9 (4.59%) HTML
5 7 (3.57%) LAMP
6 6 (3.06%) JDBC
7 4 (2.04%) Web Services
8 3 (1.53%) HTML5
8 3 (1.53%) jQuery
8 3 (1.53%) XSLT
9 2 (1.02%) J2EE
9 2 (1.02%) SOAP
10 1 (0.51%) .NET Framework
10 1 (0.51%) ASP.NET
10 1 (0.51%) Entity Framework
10 1 (0.51%) XForms
10 1 (0.51%) XSD
10 1 (0.51%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 44 (22.45%) Analytical Skills
2 22 (11.22%) Credit Risk
2 22 (11.22%) SWIFT
3 15 (7.65%) Management Information System
3 15 (7.65%) Mathematics
4 8 (4.08%) Cybercrime
4 8 (4.08%) Mobile App
5 7 (3.57%) Internet of Things
6 6 (3.06%) Statistics
7 5 (2.55%) Client/Server
8 2 (1.02%) Replication
9 1 (0.51%) AS400
9 1 (0.51%) Driving Licence
9 1 (0.51%) iSeries
9 1 (0.51%) Performance Metrics
9 1 (0.51%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 23 (11.73%) Unix
1 23 (11.73%) Windows
2 21 (10.71%) Linux
3 8 (4.08%) Android
3 8 (4.08%) Windows Server
4 6 (3.06%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (2.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (2.55%) Ubuntu
6 3 (1.53%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (30.61%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (20.92%) Test Scripting
3 38 (19.39%) Regression Testing
4 35 (17.86%) ITIL
5 29 (14.80%) Automated Testing
5 29 (14.80%) Functional Testing
6 28 (14.29%) Integration Testing
7 25 (12.76%) System Testing
7 25 (12.76%) User Stories
8 24 (12.24%) Change Management
8 24 (12.24%) Time Management
9 23 (11.73%) Data Analysis
9 23 (11.73%) Non-Functional Testing
10 22 (11.22%) Software Testing
10 22 (11.22%) Wealth Management
11 21 (10.71%) Test Automation
12 19 (9.69%) Project Management
12 19 (9.69%) System Integration Testing
12 19 (9.69%) Test Management
13 18 (9.18%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 54 (27.55%) SQL
2 37 (18.88%) Java
3 25 (12.76%) Python
4 20 (10.20%) Bash Shell
4 20 (10.20%) C#
5 16 (8.16%) JavaScript
5 16 (8.16%) PowerShell
6 15 (7.65%) C
7 14 (7.14%) VB
8 10 (5.10%) Ruby
9 9 (4.59%) Shell Script
9 9 (4.59%) T-SQL
10 8 (4.08%) C++
11 6 (3.06%) Perl
12 5 (2.55%) PHP
13 2 (1.02%) VB.NET
13 2 (1.02%) VBA
13 2 (1.02%) XPath
14 1 (0.51%) VBScript
14 1 (0.51%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 44 (22.45%) ISEB
2 43 (21.94%) ISTQB
3 40 (20.41%) Security Cleared
4 34 (17.35%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 22 (11.22%) SC Cleared
6 20 (10.20%) DV Cleared
7 18 (9.18%) Degree
8 1 (0.51%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (14.29%) SLA
2 26 (13.27%) QA
System Software
1 5 (2.55%) vSphere
2 3 (1.53%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 8 (4.08%) HP Quality Center
2 7 (3.57%) Puppet
3 5 (2.55%) Nagios
3 5 (2.55%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (2.55%) Zenoss
4 2 (1.02%) Ansible
5 1 (0.51%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 40 (20.41%) Microsoft
2 22 (11.22%) Bloomberg
2 22 (11.22%) Reuters
3 18 (9.18%) SAP
4 17 (8.67%) HP
5 15 (7.65%) Oracle
6 13 (6.63%) IBM
7 12 (6.12%) Remedy
8 10 (5.10%) Green Hat
8 10 (5.10%) webMethods
9 8 (4.08%) Red Hat
10 7 (3.57%) Salesforce.com
11 6 (3.06%) hybris
12 5 (2.55%) Citrix
12 5 (2.55%) Sybase
12 5 (2.55%) VMware
13 3 (1.53%) Rally
14 2 (1.02%) EMC
14 2 (1.02%) Informatica
15 1 (0.51%) Sage
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Crimson Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £42000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: £32000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: 30,000 - 60,000 plus benefits
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Salary: 30,000 - 50,000 plus excellent benefits
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Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + great benefits
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Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
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