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

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Rank 157 145 121
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -24
Permanent jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 99 102 133
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 1.75% 1.65% 2.28%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.00% 1.92% 2.65%
Number of salaries quoted 74 95 106
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.93%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £28,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £54,200 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +3.75%
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
4939 5322 5020
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 87.32% 86.02% 86.05%
Number of salaries quoted 4095 4342 4169
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average 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

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 1 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing User Acceptance Testing within the South West region over the 3 months to 1 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
(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
Somerset +16 30 £41,000 +2.50%
Gloucestershire +15 25 £50,000 +25.00% 4
Bristol -20 25 £40,000 -11.11% 2
Wiltshire -14 14 £40,000 -5.88% 1
Dorset +7 2 - - 3
Cornwall - 2 £42,500 -
Devon +11 1 £27,500 +18.27%
User Acceptance Testing
England

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

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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 70 (33.82%) Finance
2 69 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 67 (32.37%) SQL
4 61 (29.47%) ISEB
5 55 (26.57%) Analytical Skills
6 54 (26.09%) ISTQB
7 49 (23.67%) Regression Testing
8 44 (21.26%) Test Scripting
8 44 (21.26%) Banking
9 43 (20.77%) Microsoft
10 42 (20.29%) QA
11 41 (19.81%) Java
12 37 (17.87%) SQL Server
12 37 (17.87%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 36 (17.39%) Functional Testing
13 36 (17.39%) MS Office
14 34 (16.43%) System Testing
15 33 (15.94%) Security Cleared
16 32 (15.46%) Software Testing
17 31 (14.98%) Integration Testing
17 31 (14.98%) Test Management
17 31 (14.98%) ITIL
18 27 (13.04%) XML
18 27 (13.04%) .NET
18 27 (13.04%) SLA
18 27 (13.04%) Automated Testing
19 26 (12.56%) Data Analysis
19 26 (12.56%) Unix
20 25 (12.08%) Selenium
20 25 (12.08%) Time Management

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

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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 17 (8.21%) MQSeries
2 9 (4.35%) Apache
3 6 (2.90%) Apache Solr
3 6 (2.90%) BizTalk Server
3 6 (2.90%) Drupal
3 6 (2.90%) IIS
4 3 (1.45%) Oracle Workflow
5 1 (0.48%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.48%) WebSphere
Applications
1 36 (17.39%) MS Office
2 17 (8.21%) MS Excel
3 5 (2.42%) MS Project
4 4 (1.93%) MS Visio
5 3 (1.45%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (0.97%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 17 (8.21%) Temenos T24
2 8 (3.86%) Dynamics CRM
3 6 (2.90%) Oracle Payables
3 6 (2.90%) Oracle Receivables
4 5 (2.42%) Salesforce.com CRM
5 4 (1.93%) Oracle EBS R12
6 3 (1.45%) Dynamics AX
6 3 (1.45%) Oracle Applications
6 3 (1.45%) Oracle Cash Management
6 3 (1.45%) Oracle EBS
6 3 (1.45%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 2 (0.97%) Demantra
7 2 (0.97%) Oracle ASCP
7 2 (0.97%) Oracle General Ledger
8 1 (0.48%) Oracle 11i
8 1 (0.48%) Oracle Assets
8 1 (0.48%) Oracle Financials
8 1 (0.48%) Oracle Payroll
8 1 (0.48%) Oracle TCA
8 1 (0.48%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 6 (2.90%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.48%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (5.80%) TCP/IP
2 8 (3.86%) Internet
3 7 (3.38%) SSL
4 6 (2.90%) LAN
4 6 (2.90%) WAN
5 1 (0.48%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (17.87%) SQL Server
2 24 (11.59%) SQL Server 2008
3 17 (8.21%) Relational Database
4 16 (7.73%) MySQL
5 14 (6.76%) Big Data
6 8 (3.86%) OLTP
7 7 (3.38%) SQL Server 2012
8 6 (2.90%) BusinessObjects
9 5 (2.42%) Data Warehouse
10 3 (1.45%) Oracle BI EE
10 3 (1.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 2 (0.97%) Crystal Reports
11 2 (0.97%) Oracle Reports
12 1 (0.48%) FileMaker
12 1 (0.48%) Oracle BI Publisher
12 1 (0.48%) Oracle Discoverer
12 1 (0.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 25 (12.08%) Selenium
2 14 (6.76%) Cucumber
3 13 (6.28%) LoadRunner
4 11 (5.31%) JMeter
5 9 (4.35%) Jenkins
5 9 (4.35%) JIRA
5 9 (4.35%) Team Foundation Server
6 7 (3.38%) SpecFlow
6 7 (3.38%) WebDriver
7 6 (2.90%) Git (software)
7 6 (2.90%) JUnit
7 6 (2.90%) RSpec
7 6 (2.90%) TestDirector
8 5 (2.42%) ClearQuest
8 5 (2.42%) Subversion
8 5 (2.42%) Visual Studio
9 4 (1.93%) TestNG
10 3 (1.45%) NUnit
11 2 (0.97%) SoapUI
12 1 (0.48%) Hudson
General
1 70 (33.82%) Finance
2 44 (21.26%) Banking
3 13 (6.28%) Telecoms
4 9 (4.35%) Investment Banking
5 8 (3.86%) Financial Institution
6 6 (2.90%) Retail
7 5 (2.42%) Manufacturing
7 5 (2.42%) Marketing
8 3 (1.45%) Back Office
8 3 (1.45%) Electronics
9 2 (0.97%) Billing
10 1 (0.48%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 110 (53.14%) Analyst
2 41 (19.81%) Test Analyst
3 34 (16.43%) Test Engineer
3 34 (16.43%) Test Leader
4 29 (14.01%) Business Analyst
5 26 (12.56%) Support Analyst
6 24 (11.59%) Applications Support
6 24 (11.59%) Applications Support Analyst
7 12 (5.80%) DevOps Engineer
8 10 (4.83%) Software Analyst
8 10 (4.83%) Software Test Engineer
8 10 (4.83%) Tester
9 9 (4.35%) Middleware Engineer
9 9 (4.35%) Senior Analyst
9 9 (4.35%) Software Test Analyst
9 9 (4.35%) Software Tester
9 9 (4.35%) Test Manager
10 8 (3.86%) Developer
10 8 (3.86%) Senior DevOps Engineer
11 6 (2.90%) DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (13.04%) .NET
1 27 (13.04%) XML
2 17 (8.21%) Middleware
3 12 (5.80%) LAMP
4 7 (3.38%) HTML
5 6 (2.90%) JDBC
6 4 (1.93%) ASP.NET
7 3 (1.45%) ASP.NET MVC
7 3 (1.45%) J2EE
7 3 (1.45%) Web Services
8 2 (0.97%) Apache Flex
8 2 (0.97%) SOAP
9 1 (0.48%) .NET Framework
9 1 (0.48%) Entity Framework
9 1 (0.48%) XForms
9 1 (0.48%) XSD
9 1 (0.48%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 55 (26.57%) Analytical Skills
2 22 (10.63%) Credit Risk
2 22 (10.63%) SWIFT
3 17 (8.21%) Mathematics
4 14 (6.76%) Management Information System
5 10 (4.83%) Mobile App
6 7 (3.38%) Cybercrime
6 7 (3.38%) Internet of Things
7 5 (2.42%) Client/Server
7 5 (2.42%) Statistics
8 4 (1.93%) Visualisation
9 3 (1.45%) Digital Media
9 3 (1.45%) PMI
9 3 (1.45%) Reinsurance
10 2 (0.97%) FMCG
10 2 (0.97%) Replication
11 1 (0.48%) AS400
11 1 (0.48%) Computer Science
11 1 (0.48%) iSeries
11 1 (0.48%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 26 (12.56%) Unix
2 21 (10.14%) Linux
3 20 (9.66%) Windows
4 7 (3.38%) Android
5 6 (2.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (2.90%) Ubuntu
5 6 (2.90%) Windows Server
6 5 (2.42%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.48%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 49 (23.67%) Regression Testing
3 44 (21.26%) Test Scripting
4 36 (17.39%) Functional Testing
5 34 (16.43%) System Testing
6 32 (15.46%) Software Testing
7 31 (14.98%) Integration Testing
7 31 (14.98%) ITIL
7 31 (14.98%) Test Management
8 27 (13.04%) Automated Testing
9 26 (12.56%) Data Analysis
10 25 (12.08%) Time Management
11 23 (11.11%) Change Management
11 23 (11.11%) Configuration Management
11 23 (11.11%) Test Automation
11 23 (11.11%) User Stories
12 22 (10.63%) System Integration Testing
12 22 (10.63%) Wealth Management
13 21 (10.14%) Stakeholder Management
14 20 (9.66%) Non-Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 67 (32.37%) SQL
2 41 (19.81%) Java
3 23 (11.11%) Python
4 19 (9.18%) Bash Shell
4 19 (9.18%) C#
5 16 (7.73%) C
6 13 (6.28%) JavaScript
7 12 (5.80%) PowerShell
7 12 (5.80%) VB
8 9 (4.35%) PHP
8 9 (4.35%) Shell Script
9 8 (3.86%) C++
9 8 (3.86%) Ruby
9 8 (3.86%) T-SQL
10 7 (3.38%) Perl
11 6 (2.90%) XPath
12 3 (1.45%) PL/SQL
13 2 (0.97%) VB.NET
13 2 (0.97%) VBA
14 1 (0.48%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 61 (29.47%) ISEB
2 54 (26.09%) ISTQB
3 37 (17.87%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 33 (15.94%) Security Cleared
5 19 (9.18%) Degree
5 19 (9.18%) SC Cleared
6 18 (8.70%) DV Cleared
7 5 (2.42%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
8 3 (1.45%) PMI Certification
8 3 (1.45%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 42 (20.29%) QA
2 27 (13.04%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (2.42%) vSphere
2 3 (1.45%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.97%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 13 (6.28%) HP Quality Center
2 12 (5.80%) Puppet
3 6 (2.90%) Ansible
3 6 (2.90%) Nagios
3 6 (2.90%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (2.90%) Zenoss
4 1 (0.48%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 43 (20.77%) Microsoft
2 24 (11.59%) HP
3 22 (10.63%) Bloomberg
3 22 (10.63%) Oracle
3 22 (10.63%) Reuters
4 19 (9.18%) IBM
5 17 (8.21%) Green Hat
5 17 (8.21%) webMethods
6 15 (7.25%) SAP
7 11 (5.31%) Remedy
8 7 (3.38%) Red Hat
9 6 (2.90%) Salesforce.com
10 5 (2.42%) Citrix
10 5 (2.42%) Sybase
10 5 (2.42%) VMware
11 4 (1.93%) hybris
11 4 (1.93%) Teradata
12 3 (1.45%) Rally
13 2 (0.97%) EMC
14 1 (0.48%) Informatica
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Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + BENEFITS
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Highams
Salary: £Competitive + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Ageas Retail Limited
Salary: upto £35,000 plus benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Bournemouth
Bluetown Online LTD
Posted: 18 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Corriculo
Salary: £40,000 per year
Posted: 26 days ago
Cheltenham
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago