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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Rank 140 118 131
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +13
Permanent jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 88 95 90
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 1.43% 1.88% 1.59%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.78% 2.33% 2.13%
Number of salaries quoted 75 70 86
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -1.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,400 £26,900 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,000 £48,100 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
4942 4079 4227
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 80.12% 80.55% 74.76%
Number of salaries quoted 4001 3482 3736
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 29 August 2014.

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 29 August 2014. 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
Bristol 0 28 £50,000 +25.00% 5
Wiltshire -24 20 £40,000 +6.66% 2
Gloucestershire -3 16 £38,000 -15.55% 4
Somerset -23 11 £31,500 -1.56% 5
Dorset -8 7 - - 1
Devon - 5 £26,000 - 1
User Acceptance Testing
England

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

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 85 (40.87%) SQL
2 54 (25.96%) ISEB
3 48 (23.08%) Finance
4 40 (19.23%) Oracle
4 40 (19.23%) Business Analysis
5 38 (18.27%) Agile Software Development
6 35 (16.83%) C#
7 33 (15.87%) Oracle EBS
8 31 (14.90%) Degree
9 29 (13.94%) QA
9 29 (13.94%) .NET
9 29 (13.94%) PRINCE2
10 28 (13.46%) Project Management
11 27 (12.98%) Test Scripting
12 25 (12.02%) Microsoft
13 24 (11.54%) Oracle EBS R12
14 23 (11.06%) Management Information System
14 23 (11.06%) MVC
14 23 (11.06%) Oracle Reports
14 23 (11.06%) SharePoint
14 23 (11.06%) Scrum
15 21 (10.10%) CRM
15 21 (10.10%) Java
15 21 (10.10%) Security Cleared
16 20 (9.62%) Retail
17 19 (9.13%) UNIX
17 19 (9.13%) IIS
17 19 (9.13%) OO
17 19 (9.13%) DV Cleared
18 18 (8.65%) Manual Testing

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

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 23 (11.06%) SharePoint
2 19 (9.13%) IIS
3 11 (5.29%) SharePoint 2013
4 6 (2.88%) SharePoint 2010
5 4 (1.92%) Oracle Workflow
6 3 (1.44%) K2 blackpearl
7 1 (0.48%) LiveLink
Applications
1 14 (6.73%) MS Project
1 14 (6.73%) MS Office
2 13 (6.25%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.48%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 33 (15.87%) Oracle EBS
2 24 (11.54%) Oracle EBS R12
3 15 (7.21%) Oracle iProcurement
4 11 (5.29%) Oracle Payables
4 11 (5.29%) Oracle Cash Management
4 11 (5.29%) Oracle Assets
4 11 (5.29%) Oracle Internet Expenses
4 11 (5.29%) Oracle General Ledger
5 9 (4.33%) Oracle Financials
6 7 (3.37%) Dynamics CRM
7 5 (2.40%) Dynamics AX
7 5 (2.40%) Cognos Business Intelligence
8 4 (1.92%) Oracle ERP
8 4 (1.92%) Oracle Applications
8 4 (1.92%) Visualfiles
8 4 (1.92%) Oracle Receivables
9 3 (1.44%) Oracle CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.48%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 10 (4.81%) LAN
1 10 (4.81%) WAN
2 3 (1.44%) Firewall
3 2 (0.96%) xDSL
3 2 (0.96%) RIP
3 2 (0.96%) VPN
3 2 (0.96%) SAN
3 2 (0.96%) Intranet
3 2 (0.96%) Internet
3 2 (0.96%) Extranet
3 2 (0.96%) MPLS
3 2 (0.96%) OSPF
3 2 (0.96%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (11.06%) Oracle Reports
2 18 (8.65%) Oracle Discoverer
3 12 (5.77%) SQL Server
4 11 (5.29%) Oracle BI EE
5 9 (4.33%) Data Warehouse
6 7 (3.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 7 (3.37%) SQL Server 2008
7 6 (2.88%) Big Data
7 6 (2.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 6 (2.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 5 (2.40%) Essbase
8 5 (2.40%) NoSQL
9 4 (1.92%) Oracle BI Publisher
10 3 (1.44%) SQL Server 2005
10 3 (1.44%) MySQL
11 2 (0.96%) SQL Server 2012
12 1 (0.48%) Oracle Database
12 1 (0.48%) QlikView
12 1 (0.48%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 16 (7.69%) Selenium
2 10 (4.81%) LoadRunner
3 8 (3.85%) WebDriver
4 5 (2.40%) FitNesse
4 5 (2.40%) Visual Studio
5 4 (1.92%) Oracle Forms
5 4 (1.92%) Team Foundation Server
5 4 (1.92%) WATIR
5 4 (1.92%) SpecFlow
6 2 (0.96%) Calabash
6 2 (0.96%) Cucumber
7 1 (0.48%) MSTest
7 1 (0.48%) QuickTest Pro
7 1 (0.48%) ClearQuest
7 1 (0.48%) JIRA
General
1 48 (23.08%) Finance
2 20 (9.62%) Retail
3 11 (5.29%) General Ledger
4 10 (4.81%) Telecoms
5 9 (4.33%) Legal
6 8 (3.85%) Military
6 8 (3.85%) Banking
7 7 (3.37%) Marketing
8 4 (1.92%) Retail Banking
9 2 (0.96%) Automotive
9 2 (0.96%) Investment Banking
9 2 (0.96%) Publishing
10 1 (0.48%) Back Office
10 1 (0.48%) Aerospace
10 1 (0.48%) Billing
10 1 (0.48%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 81 (38.94%) Analyst
2 41 (19.71%) Business Analyst
3 25 (12.02%) Developer
4 23 (11.06%) Systems Analyst
5 22 (10.58%) Test Analyst
6 19 (9.13%) Project Manager
7 16 (7.69%) Tester
7 16 (7.69%) Oracle Analyst
8 14 (6.73%) Consultant
9 12 (5.77%) Team Leader
10 11 (5.29%) Test Manager
11 9 (4.33%) Business Systems Analyst
11 9 (4.33%) Technical Consultant
12 7 (3.37%) Support Engineer
12 7 (3.37%) Insurance Business Analyst
12 7 (3.37%) SharePoint Developer
12 7 (3.37%) QA Leader
13 6 (2.88%) Technical Analyst
14 5 (2.40%) Senior Analyst
14 5 (2.40%) Business Intelligence Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (13.94%) .NET
2 16 (7.69%) ASP.NET
3 15 (7.21%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 12 (5.77%) Web Services
5 11 (5.29%) .NET Framework
6 10 (4.81%) WCF
7 9 (4.33%) XML
8 8 (3.85%) HTML
9 6 (2.88%) Middleware
10 5 (2.40%) Flash
10 5 (2.40%) Java EE
10 5 (2.40%) Natural Language Processing
10 5 (2.40%) ASP.NET Web API
11 4 (1.92%) Oracle Fusion
12 3 (1.44%) ASP.NET MVC
12 3 (1.44%) HTML5
12 3 (1.44%) jQuery
12 3 (1.44%) LAMP
12 3 (1.44%) XSLT
12 3 (1.44%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 23 (11.06%) Management Information System
2 8 (3.85%) Open Source
3 7 (3.37%) PMI
4 6 (2.88%) Computer Science
5 5 (2.40%) Data Protection Act
5 5 (2.40%) Mathematics
6 4 (1.92%) CMDB
6 4 (1.92%) Statistics
7 2 (0.96%) Mobile App
7 2 (0.96%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (0.96%) Clustering
7 2 (0.96%) N-Tier
7 2 (0.96%) GIS
8 1 (0.48%) EMV
8 1 (0.48%) Chip and PIN
8 1 (0.48%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 19 (9.13%) UNIX
2 18 (8.65%) Linux
3 8 (3.85%) HPUX
3 8 (3.85%) Solaris
4 3 (1.44%) Windows
5 2 (0.96%) Android
5 2 (0.96%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (19.23%) Business Analysis
2 38 (18.27%) Agile Software Development
3 29 (13.94%) PRINCE2
4 28 (13.46%) Project Management
5 27 (12.98%) Test Scripting
6 23 (11.06%) Scrum
6 23 (11.06%) MVC
7 21 (10.10%) CRM
8 19 (9.13%) OO
9 18 (8.65%) ITIL
9 18 (8.65%) Stakeholder Management
9 18 (8.65%) Manual Testing
10 17 (8.17%) Waterfall
11 15 (7.21%) Software Engineering
11 15 (7.21%) UML
12 14 (6.73%) Data Security
13 13 (6.25%) Business Intelligence
14 12 (5.77%) Use Case
15 11 (5.29%) Penetration Testing
15 11 (5.29%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 85 (40.87%) SQL
2 35 (16.83%) C#
3 21 (10.10%) Java
4 18 (8.65%) Shell Script
5 15 (7.21%) JavaScript
6 13 (6.25%) C++
7 11 (5.29%) C
8 10 (4.81%) PL/SQL
8 10 (4.81%) VB
9 9 (4.33%) PowerShell
10 7 (3.37%) VBA
10 7 (3.37%) Python
11 6 (2.88%) Perl
12 5 (2.40%) PHP
12 5 (2.40%) Bash Shell
12 5 (2.40%) Ruby
13 2 (0.96%) Objective-C
13 2 (0.96%) VB.NET
13 2 (0.96%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 54 (25.96%) ISEB
2 31 (14.90%) Degree
3 21 (10.10%) Security Cleared
4 19 (9.13%) DV Cleared
5 7 (3.37%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 7 (3.37%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 7 (3.37%) PMI Certification
6 6 (2.88%) ISTQB
6 6 (2.88%) SC Cleared
7 4 (1.92%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (0.96%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
9 1 (0.48%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (13.94%) QA
2 15 (7.21%) SLA
3 8 (3.85%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 2 (0.96%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (1.92%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 40 (19.23%) Oracle
2 25 (12.02%) Microsoft
3 8 (3.85%) Citrix
4 5 (2.40%) Hyperion
4 5 (2.40%) Cognos
4 5 (2.40%) IBM
4 5 (2.40%) Twitter
5 4 (1.92%) ServiceNow
5 4 (1.92%) HP
5 4 (1.92%) Siebel
6 3 (1.44%) Zend
7 1 (0.48%) SAP
7 1 (0.48%) MicroStrategy
7 1 (0.48%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (0.48%) Kofax
7 1 (0.48%) Open Text
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