The table below looks at the statistics for User Acceptance Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Swindon region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited User Acceptance Testing over the 3 months to 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Rank 54 44 55
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +11
Permanent jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 12 21 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 1.72% 3.65% 1.44%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.15% 4.18% 1.81%
Number of salaries quoted 11 2 9
Average salary £42,500 £34,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.18% +1.47%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
User Acceptance Testing
Wiltshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Swindon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
559 502 497
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 80.20% 87.30% 79.78%
Number of salaries quoted 445 395 433
Average salary £44,250 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.62% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £28,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £85,000 £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 Swindon

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

User Acceptance Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

User Acceptance Testing
Salary Trend in Swindon

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

User Acceptance Testing Salary Trend in Swindon

User Acceptance Testing
Salary Histogram in Swindon

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing User Acceptance Testing across the Swindon region over the 3 months to 20 August 2014.

User Acceptance Testing Salary Histogram in Swindon

User Acceptance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Swindon 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 9 (52.94%) Finance
2 7 (41.18%) Test Scripting
3 6 (35.29%) Degree
3 6 (35.29%) Scrum
3 6 (35.29%) Banking
3 6 (35.29%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (35.29%) SQL
4 5 (29.41%) Retail
4 5 (29.41%) Selenium
5 4 (23.53%) Use Case
5 4 (23.53%) Retail Banking
5 4 (23.53%) TDD
5 4 (23.53%) ISEB
5 4 (23.53%) WATIR
5 4 (23.53%) WebDriver
6 3 (17.65%) Test Strategy
6 3 (17.65%) .NET
6 3 (17.65%) Oracle
6 3 (17.65%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (17.65%) Test Management
7 2 (11.76%) QA
7 2 (11.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (11.76%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (11.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (11.76%) Manual Testing
7 2 (11.76%) Performance Management
7 2 (11.76%) Oracle BI EE
7 2 (11.76%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (11.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (11.76%) Clustering

User Acceptance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Swindon 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 1 (5.88%) LiveLink
Business Applications
1 2 (11.76%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (5.88%) Oracle EBS R12
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.76%) SAN
1 2 (11.76%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.76%) SQL Server
1 2 (11.76%) Oracle Discoverer
1 2 (11.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 2 (11.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (11.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 2 (11.76%) Oracle BI EE
1 2 (11.76%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (11.76%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (5.88%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 5 (29.41%) Selenium
2 4 (23.53%) WATIR
2 4 (23.53%) WebDriver
3 1 (5.88%) Visual Studio
3 1 (5.88%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 9 (52.94%) Finance
2 6 (35.29%) Banking
3 5 (29.41%) Retail
4 4 (23.53%) Retail Banking
5 2 (11.76%) Back Office
5 2 (11.76%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (29.41%) Test Manager
2 4 (23.53%) Analyst
3 3 (17.65%) Developer
3 3 (17.65%) Test Leader
4 2 (11.76%) Oracle Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Software Tester
4 2 (11.76%) SQL Developer
4 2 (11.76%) SQL DBA
4 2 (11.76%) Tester
4 2 (11.76%) DBA
5 1 (5.88%) Support Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Test Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Business Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Functional Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Business Intelligence Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Oracle Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (17.65%) .NET
2 1 (5.88%) Web Services
2 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 1 (5.88%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) Clustering
2 1 (5.88%) EMV
2 1 (5.88%) Chip and PIN
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.76%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (41.18%) Test Scripting
2 6 (35.29%) Scrum
2 6 (35.29%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (23.53%) TDD
3 4 (23.53%) Use Case
4 3 (17.65%) Test Management
4 3 (17.65%) Test Strategy
4 3 (17.65%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (11.76%) CRM
5 2 (11.76%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (11.76%) Manual Testing
5 2 (11.76%) Performance Management
5 2 (11.76%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (5.88%) Automation Testing
6 1 (5.88%) Test Automation
6 1 (5.88%) Waterfall
6 1 (5.88%) Document Management
6 1 (5.88%) E-Commerce
6 1 (5.88%) ITIL
6 1 (5.88%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 6 (35.29%) SQL
2 2 (11.76%) T-SQL
2 2 (11.76%) C#
3 1 (5.88%) Java
3 1 (5.88%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 6 (35.29%) Degree
2 4 (23.53%) ISEB
3 1 (5.88%) ISTQB
3 1 (5.88%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.76%) QA
2 1 (5.88%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 2 (11.76%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (17.65%) Oracle
2 1 (5.88%) HP
2 1 (5.88%) MicroStrategy
2 1 (5.88%) Kofax
2 1 (5.88%) Open Text
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