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 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Rank 69 74 69
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -5
Permanent jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 16 9 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 1.87% 0.99% 1.02%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.26% 1.19% 1.41%
Number of salaries quoted 11 5 6
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -1.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £33,500 £38,750
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £44,000 £44,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +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
707 759 569
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 82.50% 83.13% 72.21%
Number of salaries quoted 577 648 529
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,700 £51,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, 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 (41.94%) Regression Testing
1 13 (41.94%) QA
1 13 (41.94%) System Testing
2 12 (38.71%) User Stories
2 12 (38.71%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (35.48%) JIRA
3 11 (35.48%) Gherkin
4 10 (32.26%) Test Scripting
5 9 (29.03%) Selenium
5 9 (29.03%) Web Testing
5 9 (29.03%) Test Management
5 9 (29.03%) Cucumber
5 9 (29.03%) BDD
5 9 (29.03%) Git (software)
5 9 (29.03%) Mobile App
5 9 (29.03%) Automation Testing
5 9 (29.03%) TDD
5 9 (29.03%) Penetration Testing
5 9 (29.03%) ERP
5 9 (29.03%) QuickTest Pro
5 9 (29.03%) LoadRunner
5 9 (29.03%) PHP
5 9 (29.03%) Python
6 8 (25.81%) Linux
6 8 (25.81%) Continuous Improvement
7 7 (22.58%) Data Migration
7 7 (22.58%) Selenium IDE
7 7 (22.58%) Migration
8 6 (19.35%) SQL
8 6 (19.35%) SC Cleared

User Acceptance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 5 (16.13%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (9.68%) MS Office
2 1 (3.23%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (6.45%) Oracle 11i
1 2 (6.45%) Oracle Applications
1 2 (6.45%) Oracle EBS R12
1 2 (6.45%) Oracle Payables
1 2 (6.45%) Oracle Receivables
1 2 (6.45%) Oracle Cash Management
1 2 (6.45%) Oracle Assets
1 2 (6.45%) Oracle E-Business Tax
2 1 (3.23%) SAP BPC
2 1 (3.23%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (19.35%) SaaS
2 1 (3.23%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.23%) SQL Server
1 1 (3.23%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (3.23%) SAP BW
1 1 (3.23%) SAP BI
1 1 (3.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 11 (35.48%) JIRA
2 9 (29.03%) Selenium
2 9 (29.03%) Git (software)
2 9 (29.03%) Cucumber
2 9 (29.03%) QuickTest Pro
2 9 (29.03%) LoadRunner
3 7 (22.58%) Selenium IDE
4 3 (9.68%) TestLink
General
1 3 (9.68%) Retail
2 2 (6.45%) Finance
2 2 (6.45%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.23%) Advertising
3 1 (3.23%) Dutch Language
3 1 (3.23%) German Language
Job Titles
1 19 (61.29%) Analyst
2 8 (25.81%) Test Analyst
3 7 (22.58%) Senior Analyst
4 6 (19.35%) Applications Support Analyst
4 6 (19.35%) Support Analyst
4 6 (19.35%) Applications Support
5 5 (16.13%) Business Analyst
5 5 (16.13%) Senior Test Analyst
6 4 (12.90%) QA Specialist
7 3 (9.68%) Testing Specialist
7 3 (9.68%) .NET Developer
7 3 (9.68%) Developer
8 2 (6.45%) Senior Business Analyst
8 2 (6.45%) Business Systems Analyst
8 2 (6.45%) Systems Analyst
8 2 (6.45%) Consultant
8 2 (6.45%) Functional Consultant
8 2 (6.45%) Test Engineer
8 2 (6.45%) Selenium Test Analyst
8 2 (6.45%) Oracle Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (35.48%) Gherkin
2 3 (9.68%) HTML
2 3 (9.68%) .NET
2 3 (9.68%) CSS
2 3 (9.68%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (29.03%) Mobile App
2 3 (9.68%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (6.45%) User Experience
4 1 (3.23%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 8 (25.81%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (41.94%) Regression Testing
1 13 (41.94%) System Testing
2 12 (38.71%) User Stories
2 12 (38.71%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (32.26%) Test Scripting
4 9 (29.03%) Automation Testing
4 9 (29.03%) BDD
4 9 (29.03%) TDD
4 9 (29.03%) ERP
4 9 (29.03%) Penetration Testing
4 9 (29.03%) Web Testing
4 9 (29.03%) Test Management
5 8 (25.81%) Continuous Improvement
6 7 (22.58%) Data Migration
6 7 (22.58%) Migration
7 4 (12.90%) Data Management
7 4 (12.90%) E-business
7 4 (12.90%) Validation
7 4 (12.90%) Feature Driven Development
7 4 (12.90%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (29.03%) PHP
1 9 (29.03%) Python
2 6 (19.35%) SQL
3 3 (9.68%) C#
3 3 (9.68%) JavaScript
3 3 (9.68%) VB
4 2 (6.45%) Java
5 1 (3.23%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (19.35%) SC Cleared
1 6 (19.35%) Security Cleared
2 3 (9.68%) Degree
3 1 (3.23%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (41.94%) QA
2 3 (9.68%) ISO 9001
2 3 (9.68%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 5 (16.13%) SAP
2 4 (12.90%) Microsoft
2 4 (12.90%) Oracle
3 2 (6.45%) Baan
4 1 (3.23%) Business Objects
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