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 20 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
England / South West
Rank 111 146 174
Rank change year-on-year
+35 +28
Permanent jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 129 108 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 2.55% 1.88% 1.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.86% 2.12% 1.31%
Number of salaries quoted 96 60 63
Median salary £47,000 £34,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+36.23% -18.82%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,250 £65,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%

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
4507 5089 5198
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 89.09% 88.70% 87.60%
Number of salaries quoted 3684 4198 4356
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £59,100 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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 20 February 2017.

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 20 February 2017. 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 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
Bristol +31 56 £50,000 +50.37% 5
Wiltshire +43 35 £45,000 +38.46%
Gloucestershire +6 28 £40,000 -11.11% 1
Devon +5 5 £28,000 +19.14% 3
Somerset -29 5 £51,000 +37.83%
User Acceptance Testing
England

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

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, 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.

1 109 (50.70%) Agile Software Development
2 68 (31.63%) ISEB
2 68 (31.63%) Finance
3 63 (29.30%) ISTQB
4 61 (28.37%) QA
5 53 (24.65%) Regression Testing
6 48 (22.33%) Selenium
7 44 (20.47%) Business Analysis
8 42 (19.53%) SQL
9 38 (17.67%) Test Scripting
10 36 (16.74%) SDLC
10 36 (16.74%) Scrum
11 35 (16.28%) Automated Testing
11 35 (16.28%) JIRA
11 35 (16.28%) Performance Testing
12 33 (15.35%) Software Testing
13 32 (14.88%) Java
14 31 (14.42%) Banking
14 31 (14.42%) Security Cleared
15 30 (13.95%) Waterfall
16 29 (13.49%) System Testing
17 28 (13.02%) Unit Testing
17 28 (13.02%) Cucumber
17 28 (13.02%) C#
18 26 (12.09%) User Stories
18 26 (12.09%) Test Management
19 25 (11.63%) Project Management
20 24 (11.16%) Retail
21 23 (10.70%) Degree
22 22 (10.23%) HP Quality Center

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 3 (1.40%) WebLogic
2 2 (0.93%) CMS
2 2 (0.93%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.47%) Apache
3 1 (0.47%) Apache Solr
3 1 (0.47%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (0.47%) Drupal
3 1 (0.47%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (0.47%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (0.47%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (0.47%) Skype for Business
3 1 (0.47%) Tomcat
Applications
1 13 (6.05%) MS Office
2 9 (4.19%) MS Visio
3 7 (3.26%) MS Excel
4 2 (0.93%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 7 (3.26%) Oracle EBS
2 4 (1.86%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 3 (1.40%) Unit4 Business World
4 2 (0.93%) Oracle Applications
5 1 (0.47%) Dynamics GP
5 1 (0.47%) Oracle Cash Management
5 1 (0.47%) Oracle EBS R12
5 1 (0.47%) Oracle ERP
5 1 (0.47%) Oracle Payables
5 1 (0.47%) Oracle Payroll
5 1 (0.47%) Oracle Receivables
5 1 (0.47%) SAP FI
Cloud Services
1 7 (3.26%) Lucidchart
2 5 (2.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (1.40%) SaaS
4 1 (0.47%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.47%) IaaS
4 1 (0.47%) PaaS
4 1 (0.47%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 7 (3.26%) Internet
2 2 (0.93%) SSL
3 1 (0.47%) LAN
3 1 (0.47%) Skype
3 1 (0.47%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (4.19%) Oracle Database
2 8 (3.72%) Big Data
2 8 (3.72%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
3 5 (2.33%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (2.33%) Oracle BI EE
3 5 (2.33%) SQL Server
4 3 (1.40%) Oracle Database 10g
4 3 (1.40%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (0.93%) MySQL
6 1 (0.47%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (0.47%) Cognos Framework Manager
6 1 (0.47%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (0.47%) Hadoop
6 1 (0.47%) MS Access
6 1 (0.47%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (0.47%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 48 (22.33%) Selenium
2 35 (16.28%) JIRA
3 28 (13.02%) Cucumber
4 21 (9.77%) Jenkins
5 16 (7.44%) LoadRunner
6 15 (6.98%) Bugzilla
7 14 (6.51%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 14 (6.51%) Gatling
8 13 (6.05%) Appium
8 13 (6.05%) Calabash
8 13 (6.05%) The Grinder
9 12 (5.58%) WebDriver
10 11 (5.12%) Team Foundation Server
11 7 (3.26%) JUnit
11 7 (3.26%) TestNG
11 7 (3.26%) Visual Studio
12 6 (2.79%) SpecFlow
13 5 (2.33%) Oracle Forms
13 5 (2.33%) SoapUI
13 5 (2.33%) Toad
General
1 68 (31.63%) Finance
2 31 (14.42%) Banking
3 24 (11.16%) Retail
4 22 (10.23%) Telecoms
5 12 (5.58%) Marketing
6 9 (4.19%) Investment Banking
7 8 (3.72%) Financial Institution
8 7 (3.26%) Local Government
9 6 (2.79%) Electronics
10 5 (2.33%) Manufacturing
11 3 (1.40%) Billing
12 2 (0.93%) Advertising
12 2 (0.93%) Publishing
13 1 (0.47%) General Ledger
13 1 (0.47%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 107 (49.77%) Analyst
2 46 (21.40%) Test Analyst
3 43 (20.00%) Business Analyst
4 35 (16.28%) Test Manager
5 26 (12.09%) Software Analyst
6 21 (9.77%) Software Test Analyst
7 18 (8.37%) Agile Business Analyst
8 14 (6.51%) Tester
9 12 (5.58%) Developer
10 10 (4.65%) Business Intelligence Analyst
10 10 (4.65%) Systems Analyst
11 9 (4.19%) Business Intelligence Business Analyst
11 9 (4.19%) SAP Analyst
11 9 (4.19%) Software Tester
12 8 (3.72%) QA Analyst
12 8 (3.72%) SAP BI Analyst
12 8 (3.72%) SAP Business Analyst
12 8 (3.72%) Service Analyst
12 8 (3.72%) Test Engineer
13 7 (3.26%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (4.19%) .NET
2 7 (3.26%) ASP.NET
3 6 (2.79%) ASP.NET MVC
3 6 (2.79%) ASP.NET MVC 5
3 6 (2.79%) SOAP
3 6 (2.79%) Spring
4 5 (2.33%) HTML
5 4 (1.86%) ISPF
5 4 (1.86%) Web Services
6 3 (1.40%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 3 (1.40%) ASP.NET Web API
6 3 (1.40%) Hibernate
6 3 (1.40%) J2EE
6 3 (1.40%) JSF
6 3 (1.40%) WCF
6 3 (1.40%) XSLT
7 2 (0.93%) Middleware
7 2 (0.93%) Spring MVC
7 2 (0.93%) XML
8 1 (0.47%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 19 (8.84%) Mobile App
2 12 (5.58%) Management Information System
3 8 (3.72%) Fintech
4 7 (3.26%) Mainframe
5 6 (2.79%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (2.79%) Internet of Things
6 5 (2.33%) User Experience
7 4 (1.86%) IBM Mainframe
8 2 (0.93%) Cybercrime
8 2 (0.93%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (0.93%) NHS
9 1 (0.47%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.47%) CMDB
9 1 (0.47%) Computer Science
9 1 (0.47%) Cyberthreat
9 1 (0.47%) Data Centre
9 1 (0.47%) Replication
9 1 (0.47%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 13 (6.05%) Linux
2 10 (4.65%) Unix
3 8 (3.72%) Windows
4 5 (2.33%) CentOS
5 2 (0.93%) Android
6 1 (0.47%) Windows Server
6 1 (0.47%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 109 (50.70%) Agile Software Development
2 53 (24.65%) Regression Testing
3 44 (20.47%) Business Analysis
4 38 (17.67%) Test Scripting
5 36 (16.74%) Scrum
5 36 (16.74%) SDLC
6 35 (16.28%) Automated Testing
6 35 (16.28%) Performance Testing
7 33 (15.35%) Software Testing
8 30 (13.95%) Waterfall
9 29 (13.49%) System Testing
10 28 (13.02%) Unit Testing
11 26 (12.09%) Test Management
11 26 (12.09%) User Stories
12 25 (11.63%) Project Management
13 21 (9.77%) Software Delivery
14 20 (9.30%) Integration Testing
14 20 (9.30%) ITIL
14 20 (9.30%) Non-Functional Testing
15 19 (8.84%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 42 (19.53%) SQL
2 32 (14.88%) Java
3 28 (13.02%) C#
4 14 (6.51%) C++
5 10 (4.65%) C
6 9 (4.19%) Python
7 8 (3.72%) Ruby
8 7 (3.26%) PL/SQL
9 6 (2.79%) Shell Script
10 5 (2.33%) JavaScript
11 4 (1.86%) Bash Shell
11 4 (1.86%) JCL
12 2 (0.93%) Perl
12 2 (0.93%) PowerShell
13 1 (0.47%) T-SQL
13 1 (0.47%) VB
13 1 (0.47%) VBA
13 1 (0.47%) VBScript
13 1 (0.47%) VC++
Qualifications
1 68 (31.63%) ISEB
2 63 (29.30%) ISTQB
3 31 (14.42%) Security Cleared
4 23 (10.70%) Degree
5 14 (6.51%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 13 (6.05%) DV Cleared
7 9 (4.19%) SC Cleared
8 5 (2.33%) ISEB Practitioner
9 2 (0.93%) HND
10 1 (0.47%) BPSS Clearance
10 1 (0.47%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (0.47%) MCSE
10 1 (0.47%) Microsoft Certification
10 1 (0.47%) PMI Certification
10 1 (0.47%) PMP
10 1 (0.47%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 61 (28.37%) QA
2 4 (1.86%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (1.86%) RACF
1 4 (1.86%) Time Sharing Option
1 4 (1.86%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 22 (10.23%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (1.86%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 22 (10.23%) Microsoft
2 21 (9.77%) Oracle
3 17 (7.91%) SAP
4 10 (4.65%) HP
5 5 (2.33%) IBM
5 5 (2.33%) Red Hat
6 4 (1.86%) Informatica
7 2 (0.93%) Atlassian
8 1 (0.47%) Adobe
8 1 (0.47%) Ariba
8 1 (0.47%) Blue Prism
8 1 (0.47%) Cognos
8 1 (0.47%) Pegasus
8 1 (0.47%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
8 1 (0.47%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (0.47%) Siebel
8 1 (0.47%) Sitecore
8 1 (0.47%) VMware
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Computer People
Salary: £20000.00 - £29000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Okehampton, Devon
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Salary: £30000 - £37000 per annum + pension/25 hol
Posted: 3 days ago
Plymouth, Devon
Experis Ltd
Salary: £38000 - £42000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cirencester, Gloucestershire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Exeter, Devon
Software Solved
Salary: From £23,000 to £28,000 per annum training budget, paid overtime, flex
Posted: 13 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Hargreaves Lansdown
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 24 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 21 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Hargreaves Lansdown
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 24 days ago
Bristol
The Curve Group
Posted: 11 days ago