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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Rank 61 45 51
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +6
Permanent jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 14 32 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 1.92% 5.10% 1.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.35% 5.86% 1.51%
Number of salaries quoted 12 7 6
Average salary £39,750 £38,088 £31,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.36% +19.96%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,100 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,750 £49,853 £34,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
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
597 546 397
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 81.67% 87.08% 79.72%
Number of salaries quoted 471 435 357
Average salary £42,500 £40,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.93% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £61,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 19 September 2014.

User Acceptance Testing Salary Histogram in Swindon

User Acceptance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 10 (55.56%) Finance
1 10 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (44.44%) Test Scripting
3 7 (38.89%) Scrum
4 6 (33.33%) Banking
4 6 (33.33%) Degree
4 6 (33.33%) SQL
5 5 (27.78%) Selenium
5 5 (27.78%) Retail
6 4 (22.22%) TDD
6 4 (22.22%) Use Case
6 4 (22.22%) Retail Banking
6 4 (22.22%) WATIR
6 4 (22.22%) ISEB
6 4 (22.22%) Test Management
6 4 (22.22%) WebDriver
7 3 (16.67%) Oracle
7 3 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (16.67%) Manual Testing
8 2 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (11.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 2 (11.11%) QA
8 2 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (11.11%) ISTQB
8 2 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 2 (11.11%) Clustering
8 2 (11.11%) Oracle EBS
8 2 (11.11%) Telecoms
8 2 (11.11%) Oracle Discoverer
8 2 (11.11%) Active Directory

User Acceptance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 (5.56%) LiveLink
Business Applications
1 2 (11.11%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (5.56%) Oracle EBS R12
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.11%) SAN
1 2 (11.11%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.11%) SQL Server
1 2 (11.11%) Oracle Discoverer
1 2 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 2 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (11.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 2 (11.11%) Oracle BI EE
1 2 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (11.11%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (5.56%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 5 (27.78%) Selenium
2 4 (22.22%) WATIR
2 4 (22.22%) WebDriver
3 1 (5.56%) Visual Studio
3 1 (5.56%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 10 (55.56%) Finance
2 6 (33.33%) Banking
3 5 (27.78%) Retail
4 4 (22.22%) Retail Banking
5 2 (11.11%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (33.33%) Analyst
1 6 (33.33%) Test Manager
2 3 (16.67%) Developer
2 3 (16.67%) Test Leader
3 2 (11.11%) Business Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) Oracle Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) Test Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) DBA
3 2 (11.11%) SQL Developer
3 2 (11.11%) SQL DBA
4 1 (5.56%) Functional Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Business Intelligence Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Support Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Oracle Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.56%) HTML
1 1 (5.56%) .NET
1 1 (5.56%) Web Services
1 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) Clustering
2 1 (5.56%) EMV
2 1 (5.56%) Chip and PIN
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (44.44%) Test Scripting
3 7 (38.89%) Scrum
4 4 (22.22%) TDD
4 4 (22.22%) Use Case
4 4 (22.22%) Test Management
5 3 (16.67%) Manual Testing
5 3 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (11.11%) CRM
6 2 (11.11%) Change Management
6 2 (11.11%) Performance Management
6 2 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (11.11%) People Management
6 2 (11.11%) Waterfall
6 2 (11.11%) Performance Tuning
7 1 (5.56%) Test Planning
7 1 (5.56%) Test Strategy
7 1 (5.56%) Automation Testing
7 1 (5.56%) Integration Testing
7 1 (5.56%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 6 (33.33%) SQL
2 2 (11.11%) T-SQL
2 2 (11.11%) C#
3 1 (5.56%) Java
3 1 (5.56%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 6 (33.33%) Degree
2 4 (22.22%) ISEB
3 2 (11.11%) ISTQB
3 2 (11.11%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.11%) QA
2 1 (5.56%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 2 (11.11%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (11.11%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (16.67%) Oracle
2 2 (11.11%) HP
3 1 (5.56%) MicroStrategy
3 1 (5.56%) Kofax
3 1 (5.56%) Open Text