The first table below looks at the demand 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 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Southampton region.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Rank 69 82 85
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +3
Permanent jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 18 9 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 2.05% 0.99% 0.34%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.52% 1.33% 0.44%
Number of salaries quoted 18 8 2
Average salary £42,500 £32,500 £36,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.76% -11.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,250 £30,300 £28,150
10% offered a salary of more than £49,100 £42,500 £45,350
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Southampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
714 677 689
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 81.23% 74.31% 78.65%
Number of salaries quoted 631 633 650
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -2.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
User Acceptance Testing
Hampshire

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 July 2014.

User Acceptance Testing Salary Histogram in Southampton

User Acceptance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 13 (43.33%) Test Management
2 11 (36.67%) SC Cleared
2 11 (36.67%) Security Cleared
2 11 (36.67%) HP Quality Center
2 11 (36.67%) User Stories
2 11 (36.67%) Finance
3 9 (30.00%) TDD
3 9 (30.00%) Gherkin
3 9 (30.00%) BDD
4 8 (26.67%) System Testing
4 8 (26.67%) Regression Testing
5 7 (23.33%) QA
5 7 (23.33%) Continuous Integration
5 7 (23.33%) Mobile App
5 7 (23.33%) Automated Testing
5 7 (23.33%) Internet
6 6 (20.00%) Ant
6 6 (20.00%) Web Services
6 6 (20.00%) Automation Testing
6 6 (20.00%) Behat
6 6 (20.00%) Selenium
6 6 (20.00%) Unit Testing
6 6 (20.00%) Maven
6 6 (20.00%) Degree
6 6 (20.00%) Jenkins
7 5 (16.67%) Mobile Application Development
7 5 (16.67%) Test Strategy
7 5 (16.67%) C++
7 5 (16.67%) Java
7 5 (16.67%) SQL

User Acceptance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 2 (6.67%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (23.33%) Internet
Development Applications
1 6 (20.00%) Ant
1 6 (20.00%) Behat
1 6 (20.00%) Selenium
1 6 (20.00%) Maven
1 6 (20.00%) Jenkins
2 5 (16.67%) Visual Studio
3 3 (10.00%) JIRA
4 2 (6.67%) Cucumber
4 2 (6.67%) Selenium IDE
4 2 (6.67%) QuickTest Pro
4 2 (6.67%) LoadRunner
5 1 (3.33%) Git (software)
General
1 11 (36.67%) Finance
2 2 (6.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 15 (50.00%) Test Leader
2 11 (36.67%) Test Manager
3 7 (23.33%) Test Engineer
3 7 (23.33%) Senior Test Engineer
4 5 (16.67%) Software Developer
4 5 (16.67%) Developer
5 3 (10.00%) Analyst
5 3 (10.00%) Test Analyst
6 2 (6.67%) Automation Engineer
6 2 (6.67%) Business Analyst
6 2 (6.67%) Business Test Analyst
7 1 (3.33%) Project Manager
7 1 (3.33%) Automation Test Analyst
7 1 (3.33%) Automated Test Engineer
7 1 (3.33%) Automation Analyst
7 1 (3.33%) Agile Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (30.00%) Gherkin
2 6 (20.00%) Web Services
3 5 (16.67%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (23.33%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (43.33%) Test Management
2 11 (36.67%) User Stories
3 9 (30.00%) TDD
3 9 (30.00%) BDD
4 8 (26.67%) System Testing
4 8 (26.67%) Regression Testing
5 7 (23.33%) Continuous Integration
5 7 (23.33%) Automated Testing
6 6 (20.00%) Automation Testing
6 6 (20.00%) Unit Testing
7 5 (16.67%) Mobile Application Development
7 5 (16.67%) Test Strategy
7 5 (16.67%) Project Management
8 2 (6.67%) Web Testing
8 2 (6.67%) Business Analysis
8 2 (6.67%) Penetration Testing
9 1 (3.33%) Agile Software Development
9 1 (3.33%) Scrum
9 1 (3.33%) Agile Testing
9 1 (3.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 5 (16.67%) C++
1 5 (16.67%) Java
1 5 (16.67%) SQL
2 2 (6.67%) Python
2 2 (6.67%) PHP
Qualifications
1 11 (36.67%) SC Cleared
1 11 (36.67%) Security Cleared
2 6 (20.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (23.33%) QA
Systems Management
1 11 (36.67%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (6.67%) Microsoft
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
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