The table below looks at the statistics for User Acceptance Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited User Acceptance Testing over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Rank 68 76 87
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +11
Permanent jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 15 13 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 1.90% 1.66% 0.24%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.32% 2.09% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 13 13 2
Average salary £35,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.22% +12.50%
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +6.66%
User Acceptance Testing
Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Southampton region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Southampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
647 622 689
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 81.80% 79.24% 81.06%
Number of salaries quoted 560 588 639
Average salary £40,500 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.25% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

User Acceptance Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing User Acceptance Testing across the Southampton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

User Acceptance Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

User Acceptance Testing
Salary Trend in Southampton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing User Acceptance Testing across the Southampton region.

User Acceptance Testing Salary Trend in Southampton

User Acceptance Testing
Salary Histogram in Southampton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing User Acceptance Testing across the Southampton region over the 3 months to 24 October 2014.

User Acceptance Testing Salary Histogram in Southampton

User Acceptance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Southampton 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 21 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
1 21 (63.64%) User Stories
2 19 (57.58%) Gherkin
3 17 (51.52%) BDD
3 17 (51.52%) TDD
3 17 (51.52%) Regression Testing
4 16 (48.48%) System Testing
4 16 (48.48%) Mobile App
5 15 (45.45%) Automation Testing
5 15 (45.45%) Test Management
5 15 (45.45%) Selenium
6 14 (42.42%) JIRA
7 12 (36.36%) QA
8 11 (33.33%) Web Testing
8 11 (33.33%) Penetration Testing
8 11 (33.33%) QuickTest Pro
8 11 (33.33%) LoadRunner
8 11 (33.33%) PHP
8 11 (33.33%) Python
8 11 (33.33%) Cucumber
9 10 (30.30%) Git (software)
10 9 (27.27%) Degree
10 9 (27.27%) Linux
10 9 (27.27%) Selenium IDE
11 8 (24.24%) Continuous Improvement
12 7 (21.21%) Continuous Integration
12 7 (21.21%) SQL
12 7 (21.21%) Java
12 7 (21.21%) SaaS
13 6 (18.18%) Test Strategy

User Acceptance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Southampton 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.

Applications
1 1 (3.03%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (6.06%) Oracle 11i
1 2 (6.06%) Oracle Applications
1 2 (6.06%) Oracle EBS R12
1 2 (6.06%) Oracle Payables
1 2 (6.06%) Oracle Receivables
1 2 (6.06%) Oracle Cash Management
1 2 (6.06%) Oracle Assets
1 2 (6.06%) Oracle E-Business Tax
2 1 (3.03%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 7 (21.21%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (18.18%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.03%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (3.03%) SAP BW
1 1 (3.03%) SAP BI
Development Applications
1 15 (45.45%) Selenium
2 14 (42.42%) JIRA
3 11 (33.33%) Cucumber
3 11 (33.33%) QuickTest Pro
3 11 (33.33%) LoadRunner
4 10 (30.30%) Git (software)
5 9 (27.27%) Selenium IDE
6 5 (15.15%) Behat
6 5 (15.15%) Jenkins
6 5 (15.15%) Maven
6 5 (15.15%) Ant
6 5 (15.15%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (18.18%) Finance
2 1 (3.03%) Advertising
2 1 (3.03%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 13 (39.39%) Analyst
2 10 (30.30%) Test Analyst
3 8 (24.24%) Test Engineer
4 7 (21.21%) Senior Test Engineer
5 5 (15.15%) Test Leader
5 5 (15.15%) Senior Test Analyst
5 5 (15.15%) Senior Analyst
5 5 (15.15%) Software Developer
5 5 (15.15%) Developer
6 4 (12.12%) Business Analyst
6 4 (12.12%) Test Manager
7 2 (6.06%) Consultant
7 2 (6.06%) Project Manager
7 2 (6.06%) Functional Consultant
7 2 (6.06%) Oracle Consultant
7 2 (6.06%) Oracle Functional Consultant
7 2 (6.06%) Oracle Applications Consultant
7 2 (6.06%) Oracle Applications Functional Consultant
7 2 (6.06%) Automation Engineer
7 2 (6.06%) Selenium Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (57.58%) Gherkin
2 5 (15.15%) .NET
2 5 (15.15%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 16 (48.48%) Mobile App
2 3 (9.09%) User Experience
3 2 (6.06%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 9 (27.27%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
1 21 (63.64%) User Stories
2 17 (51.52%) BDD
2 17 (51.52%) TDD
2 17 (51.52%) Regression Testing
3 16 (48.48%) System Testing
4 15 (45.45%) Test Management
4 15 (45.45%) Automation Testing
5 11 (33.33%) Web Testing
5 11 (33.33%) Penetration Testing
6 8 (24.24%) Continuous Improvement
7 7 (21.21%) Continuous Integration
8 6 (18.18%) Automated Testing
8 6 (18.18%) Test Strategy
9 5 (15.15%) Mobile Application Development
9 5 (15.15%) Unit Testing
10 4 (12.12%) Functional Testing
11 3 (9.09%) Scrum
11 3 (9.09%) Stakeholder Engagement
12 2 (6.06%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 11 (33.33%) PHP
1 11 (33.33%) Python
2 7 (21.21%) SQL
2 7 (21.21%) Java
3 5 (15.15%) C++
Qualifications
1 9 (27.27%) Degree
2 4 (12.12%) SC Cleared
2 4 (12.12%) Security Cleared
3 1 (3.03%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (36.36%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (12.12%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (6.06%) Oracle
2 1 (3.03%) Business Objects
2 1 (3.03%) SAP
2 1 (3.03%) Microsoft
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