The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the UK that had UAT Tester featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 7 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
User Acceptance Testing Tester
Rank 867 969 970
Rank change year-on-year
+102 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a UAT Tester 9 16 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.010% 0.015% 0.004%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.010% 0.015% 0.005%
Number of salaries quoted 8 16 5
Median salary £40,000 £33,750 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+18.51% +3.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,600 £29,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £38,000 £37,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £32,500 £30,750
% change year-on-year
+23.07% +5.69%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
86868 103583 109353
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.44% 96.55% 96.64%
Number of salaries quoted 72113 86403 90477
Median salary £46,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.22% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.43% +2.50%

UAT Tester
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads that featured UAT Tester in the job title.

UAT Tester Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

UAT Tester
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing UAT Tester within the UK.

UAT Tester Salary Trend in the UK

UAT Tester
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing UAT Tester over the 3 months to 7 December 2016 within the UK.

UAT Tester Salary Histogram in the UK

UAT Tester
Top 9 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing UAT Tester within the UK over the 3 months to 7 December 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +88 9 £40,000 +18.51%
South East +66 6 £40,000 +35.59%
Berkshire - 3 £40,000 -
Sussex - 3 £40,000 -
Wokingham - 2 £40,000 -
London +60 1 £50,000 +42.85%
West Midlands -12 1 £22,500 -13.46%
East Midlands - 1 £25,500 -
Slough - 1 - -

UAT Tester Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 7 December 2016, UAT Tester job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads featuring UAT Tester in the job title.

1 13 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 7 (53.85%) QA
3 5 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (38.46%) Waterfall
4 4 (30.77%) Selenium
4 4 (30.77%) Test Scripting
5 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
5 3 (23.08%) Finance
5 3 (23.08%) E-Commerce
5 3 (23.08%) Retail
5 3 (23.08%) JIRA
5 3 (23.08%) Performance Testing
5 3 (23.08%) Test Automation
5 3 (23.08%) Functional Testing
5 3 (23.08%) Integration Testing
6 2 (15.38%) Stress Testing
6 2 (15.38%) Scalability Testing
6 2 (15.38%) TestNG
6 2 (15.38%) Validation
6 2 (15.38%) Penetration Testing
6 2 (15.38%) MS Excel
6 2 (15.38%) NUnit
6 2 (15.38%) PMI
6 2 (15.38%) PMI Certification
6 2 (15.38%) HP UFT
7 1 (7.69%) Internet
7 1 (7.69%) ERP
7 1 (7.69%) MS Office
7 1 (7.69%) SAP
7 1 (7.69%) Windows

UAT Tester Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 2 (15.38%) MS Excel
2 1 (7.69%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (7.69%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (7.69%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 4 (30.77%) Selenium
2 3 (23.08%) JIRA
3 2 (15.38%) HP UFT
3 2 (15.38%) NUnit
3 2 (15.38%) TestNG
4 1 (7.69%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (23.08%) Finance
1 3 (23.08%) Retail
2 1 (7.69%) Banking
2 1 (7.69%) Law
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) PMI
2 1 (7.69%) Telematics
2 1 (7.69%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.69%) Android
1 1 (7.69%) Apple iOS
1 1 (7.69%) Windows
1 1 (7.69%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 5 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (38.46%) Waterfall
3 4 (30.77%) Test Scripting
4 3 (23.08%) E-Commerce
4 3 (23.08%) Functional Testing
4 3 (23.08%) Integration Testing
4 3 (23.08%) Performance Testing
4 3 (23.08%) Test Automation
5 2 (15.38%) Penetration Testing
5 2 (15.38%) Scalability Testing
5 2 (15.38%) Stress Testing
5 2 (15.38%) Validation
6 1 (7.69%) Data Cleansing
6 1 (7.69%) Line Management
6 1 (7.69%) Load Testing
6 1 (7.69%) Non-Functional Testing
6 1 (7.69%) System Integration Testing
6 1 (7.69%) Time Management
6 1 (7.69%) Unit Testing
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) PMI Certification
2 1 (7.69%) ISEB
2 1 (7.69%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (53.85%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.69%) SAP