The table below looks at the statistics for User Acceptance Testing skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited User Acceptance Testing over the 3 months to 7 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Rank 193 175 164
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -11
Permanent jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 1588 2069 2104
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.76% 1.93% 1.86%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.00% 2.20% 2.17%
Number of salaries quoted 1302 1644 1735
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,825
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,200 £67,200
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £41,475
% change year-on-year
- -3.55%

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
79346 93895 96993
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 88.09% 87.52% 85.72%
Number of salaries quoted 65361 77586 79710
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,028
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

User Acceptance Testing
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing User Acceptance Testing as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

User Acceptance Testing Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

User Acceptance Testing
Salary Trend

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

User Acceptance Testing Salary Trend in the UK

User Acceptance Testing
Salary Histogram

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

User Acceptance Testing Salary Histogram in the UK

User Acceptance Testing
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 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
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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 -16 1497 £46,000 +2.22% 162
London -20 664 £55,000 - 65
South East +6 256 £42,500 +6.25% 16
North West -27 135 £40,000 +1.26% 19
City of London -6 125 £55,000 - 20
East of England +16 110 £40,000 -8.04% 12
Yorkshire -9 104 £40,000 +10.72% 16
South West -21 80 £40,000 +6.66% 12
West Midlands -50 78 £34,000 -15.00% 8
Manchester -28 75 £45,000 +13.92% 14
West Yorkshire +7 70 £40,000 +11.11% 11
East Midlands +7 70 £38,750 +3.33% 13
Hertfordshire +28 67 £42,500 -2.29% 6
Leeds +35 66 £42,500 +12.58% 8
Berkshire +38 54 £48,750 +14.70% 1
Surrey -12 50 £33,000 -17.50% 3
Buckinghamshire +7 46 £43,500 +2.35% 4
Hampshire +19 42 £50,000 +42.85% 3
Bristol -2 34 £42,500 -5.55% 1
Scotland -38 34 £35,780 -20.48% 4
Nottinghamshire 0 33 £52,500 +27.27% 5
East Sussex +45 32 £40,000 +33.33% 2
Wales +4 30 £34,000 +0.74%
Cheshire +30 28 £34,312 -21.57% 1
South Wales +16 27 £35,000 -
Nottingham -12 24 £52,500 +27.27% 3
Birmingham -51 24 £42,500 +4.29% 1
Gloucestershire -17 23 £40,000 +6.66% 2
Milton Keynes +15 21 £42,500 +13.33% 2
South Yorkshire +8 21 £37,500 -6.25% 2

User Acceptance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 7 December 2016, IT jobs citing User Acceptance Testing also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for User Acceptance Testing.

1 1434 (43.57%) Agile Software Development
2 1230 (37.37%) Finance
3 872 (26.50%) SQL
4 779 (23.67%) QA
5 591 (17.96%) Business Analysis
6 546 (16.59%) SDLC
7 542 (16.47%) Microsoft
8 516 (15.68%) ISEB
9 496 (15.07%) Project Management
10 444 (13.49%) Scrum
11 425 (12.91%) Regression Testing
12 405 (12.31%) Analytical Skills
13 403 (12.25%) Banking
13 403 (12.25%) Test Scripting
14 399 (12.12%) Waterfall
15 377 (11.46%) Software Testing
16 376 (11.43%) Selenium
16 376 (11.43%) Java
17 371 (11.27%) ISTQB
18 362 (11.00%) Degree
19 358 (10.88%) Stakeholder Management
20 309 (9.39%) Oracle
21 296 (8.99%) SQL Server
21 296 (8.99%) Test Automation
22 292 (8.87%) MS Excel
23 290 (8.81%) JIRA
24 286 (8.69%) .NET
25 284 (8.63%) C#
26 283 (8.60%) Retail
27 275 (8.36%) User Stories

User Acceptance Testing
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:

Application Platforms
1 117 (3.56%) SharePoint
2 56 (1.70%) Confluence
3 51 (1.55%) CMS
4 41 (1.25%) WebSphere
5 35 (1.06%) JBoss
6 30 (0.91%) IIS
7 28 (0.85%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 23 (0.70%) Apache
9 13 (0.40%) SharePoint 2013
9 13 (0.40%) WebLogic
10 10 (0.30%) SharePoint 2010
10 10 (0.30%) Tomcat
11 9 (0.27%) BizTalk Server
11 9 (0.27%) WebSphere Application Server
12 8 (0.24%) WordPress
13 7 (0.21%) Documentum
13 7 (0.21%) Drupal
13 7 (0.21%) FileNet
13 7 (0.21%) Sitecore CMS
14 6 (0.18%) nginx
Applications
1 292 (8.87%) MS Excel
2 177 (5.38%) MS Office
3 97 (2.95%) MS Visio
4 83 (2.52%) MS PowerPoint
5 74 (2.25%) MS Project
6 16 (0.49%) Spreadsheet
7 8 (0.24%) InfoPath
8 7 (0.21%) Photoshop
9 3 (0.091%) Fireworks
10 1 (0.030%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 95 (2.89%) Dynamics CRM
2 32 (0.97%) Oracle EBS
3 30 (0.91%) SAP FI
4 29 (0.88%) SAP CO
4 29 (0.88%) SAP FI/CO
5 25 (0.76%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 23 (0.70%) Dynamics AX
7 15 (0.46%) Oracle EBS R12
8 14 (0.43%) SAP SCM
9 13 (0.40%) Oracle Applications
9 13 (0.40%) Unit4 Business World
10 12 (0.36%) Magento
10 12 (0.36%) Salesforce.com CRM
11 11 (0.33%) Dynamics NAV
11 11 (0.33%) Oracle Financials
12 10 (0.30%) SAP CRM
13 8 (0.24%) Eagle PACE
13 8 (0.24%) Payment Gateway
14 7 (0.21%) Oracle Payables
14 7 (0.21%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 44 (1.34%) Amazon AWS
2 41 (1.25%) SaaS
3 30 (0.91%) Microsoft Azure
4 22 (0.67%) Office 365
5 15 (0.46%) GitHub
6 10 (0.30%) PaaS
7 9 (0.27%) Cloud Computing
8 8 (0.24%) Google Drive
8 8 (0.24%) SuccessFactors
9 7 (0.21%) Force.com
9 7 (0.21%) G Suite
9 7 (0.21%) Slack
10 6 (0.18%) Taleo
11 5 (0.15%) Adobe Analytics
11 5 (0.15%) FinancialForce.com
11 5 (0.15%) Google Analytics
12 4 (0.12%) Lucidchart
12 4 (0.12%) Oracle CX
13 3 (0.091%) IaaS
14 1 (0.030%) Amazon EMR
Communications & Networking
1 56 (1.70%) Intranet
2 40 (1.22%) HTTP
3 33 (1.00%) Internet
4 26 (0.79%) HTTPS
5 25 (0.76%) Firewall
6 20 (0.61%) TCP/IP
7 19 (0.58%) CTI
8 15 (0.46%) WebEx
9 13 (0.40%) SSL
10 11 (0.33%) WAN
11 9 (0.27%) DMZ
12 8 (0.24%) LAN
12 8 (0.24%) Skype
13 7 (0.21%) SAN
14 5 (0.15%) DNS
14 5 (0.15%) Extranet
15 4 (0.12%) Broadband
15 4 (0.12%) VoIP
16 3 (0.091%) SMTP
16 3 (0.091%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 296 (8.99%) SQL Server
2 117 (3.56%) Relational Database
3 81 (2.46%) Data Warehouse
4 72 (2.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 64 (1.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 57 (1.73%) BusinessObjects
6 57 (1.73%) MySQL
7 56 (1.70%) Oracle BI EE
8 49 (1.49%) Oracle Database
9 48 (1.46%) QlikView
9 48 (1.46%) SQL Server 2008
10 43 (1.31%) Oracle Reports
11 40 (1.22%) SQL Server 2012
12 39 (1.19%) RDBMS
13 35 (1.06%) Crystal Reports
14 24 (0.73%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
14 24 (0.73%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 23 (0.70%) Big Data
16 22 (0.67%) SQL Server 2014
17 21 (0.64%) Data Mart
Development Applications
1 376 (11.43%) Selenium
2 290 (8.81%) JIRA
3 138 (4.19%) Team Foundation Server
4 133 (4.04%) Cucumber
5 119 (3.62%) Jenkins
6 91 (2.77%) HP UFT
7 82 (2.49%) SoapUI
8 75 (2.28%) WebDriver
9 70 (2.13%) LoadRunner
10 67 (2.04%) SpecFlow
11 53 (1.61%) Git (software)
12 51 (1.55%) JMeter
12 51 (1.55%) Visual Studio
13 41 (1.25%) Subversion
14 37 (1.12%) Maven
15 34 (1.03%) JUnit
16 31 (0.94%) Redmine
17 27 (0.82%) TeamCity
18 25 (0.76%) Atlassian Bamboo
19 23 (0.70%) Appium
General
1 1230 (37.37%) Finance
2 403 (12.25%) Banking
3 283 (8.60%) Retail
4 126 (3.83%) Marketing
5 101 (3.07%) Telecoms
6 100 (3.04%) Investment Banking
7 93 (2.83%) Manufacturing
8 81 (2.46%) Legal
9 78 (2.37%) Back Office
10 60 (1.82%) Front Office
11 56 (1.70%) Games
12 34 (1.03%) Advertising
13 28 (0.85%) Publishing
14 26 (0.79%) Billing
15 25 (0.76%) Financial Institution
16 20 (0.61%) Electronics
16 20 (0.61%) Law
17 16 (0.49%) Retail Banking
18 12 (0.36%) French Language
18 12 (0.36%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 1626 (49.41%) Analyst
2 818 (24.86%) Business Analyst
3 525 (15.95%) Test Analyst
4 333 (10.12%) Developer
5 252 (7.66%) Consultant
6 228 (6.93%) Senior Analyst
7 207 (6.29%) Tester
8 165 (5.01%) Project Manager
9 155 (4.71%) Test Manager
10 138 (4.19%) Test Leader
11 137 (4.16%) Senior Business Analyst
12 127 (3.86%) Financial Analyst
13 112 (3.40%) Support Analyst
14 110 (3.34%) Applications Support
15 106 (3.22%) Banking Analyst
16 102 (3.10%) IT Analyst
17 97 (2.95%) Test Engineer
18 94 (2.86%) IT Business Analyst
19 93 (2.83%) Business IT Analyst
19 93 (2.83%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 286 (8.69%) .NET
2 218 (6.62%) HTML
3 212 (6.44%) XML
4 210 (6.38%) Web Services
5 159 (4.83%) CSS
6 91 (2.77%) ASP.NET
7 77 (2.34%) SOAP
8 66 (2.01%) jQuery
9 50 (1.52%) .NET Framework
10 49 (1.49%) ASP.NET MVC
11 47 (1.43%) Gherkin
12 42 (1.28%) Middleware
13 41 (1.25%) Spring
14 40 (1.22%) JSON
15 38 (1.15%) AngularJS
15 38 (1.15%) J2EE
16 33 (1.00%) JMS
17 32 (0.97%) Hibernate
18 31 (0.94%) WCF
19 29 (0.88%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 405 (12.31%) Analytical Skills
2 182 (5.53%) Management Information System
3 113 (3.43%) User Experience
4 104 (3.16%) Computer Science
5 88 (2.67%) Fixed Income
6 79 (2.40%) Derivative
7 74 (2.25%) Mobile App
8 68 (2.07%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 59 (1.79%) Equities
10 58 (1.76%) Credit Risk
11 53 (1.61%) Enterprise Software
12 48 (1.46%) OTC Derivatives
13 43 (1.31%) Data Centre
14 37 (1.12%) Mathematics
15 34 (1.03%) iPad
16 31 (0.94%) Fintech
16 31 (0.94%) Virtual Team
17 30 (0.91%) Market Risk
18 27 (0.82%) PMI
18 27 (0.82%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 232 (7.05%) Windows
2 195 (5.93%) Linux
3 162 (4.92%) Unix
4 77 (2.34%) Android
5 50 (1.52%) Apple iOS
6 41 (1.25%) Windows Server
7 27 (0.82%) Solaris
8 25 (0.76%) Windows Server 2012
9 23 (0.70%) Windows Server 2008
10 13 (0.40%) CentOS
11 10 (0.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 8 (0.24%) Ubuntu
13 7 (0.21%) Windows 7
14 6 (0.18%) Windows Server 2003
15 4 (0.12%) Windows 2000 Server
16 3 (0.091%) VMS
17 2 (0.061%) Windows Vista
18 1 (0.030%) Mac OS X
18 1 (0.030%) Oracle Linux
18 1 (0.030%) VME
Processes & Methodologies
1 1434 (43.57%) Agile Software Development
2 591 (17.96%) Business Analysis
3 546 (16.59%) SDLC
4 496 (15.07%) Project Management
5 444 (13.49%) Scrum
6 425 (12.91%) Regression Testing
7 403 (12.25%) Test Scripting
8 399 (12.12%) Waterfall
9 377 (11.46%) Software Testing
10 358 (10.88%) Stakeholder Management
11 296 (8.99%) Test Automation
12 275 (8.36%) User Stories
13 274 (8.33%) Manual Testing
14 260 (7.90%) CRM
15 256 (7.78%) System Testing
16 253 (7.69%) Test Strategy
17 251 (7.63%) Business Intelligence
17 251 (7.63%) Functional Testing
18 231 (7.02%) PRINCE2
19 227 (6.90%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 872 (26.50%) SQL
2 376 (11.43%) Java
3 284 (8.63%) C#
4 235 (7.14%) JavaScript
5 97 (2.95%) T-SQL
6 90 (2.73%) PL/SQL
7 74 (2.25%) Python
8 66 (2.01%) C
9 61 (1.85%) C++
9 61 (1.85%) Shell Script
9 61 (1.85%) VB.NET
10 51 (1.55%) VB
11 48 (1.46%) PHP
11 48 (1.46%) Ruby
12 33 (1.00%) Bash Shell
12 33 (1.00%) VBA
13 32 (0.97%) PowerShell
14 30 (0.91%) VBScript
15 22 (0.67%) Perl
16 18 (0.55%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 516 (15.68%) ISEB
2 371 (11.27%) ISTQB
3 362 (11.00%) Degree
4 114 (3.46%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 82 (2.49%) Security Cleared
6 66 (2.01%) PMP
7 52 (1.58%) PMI Certification
8 35 (1.06%) SC Cleared
9 32 (0.97%) DV Cleared
10 25 (0.76%) ITIL Certification
11 20 (0.61%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
12 19 (0.58%) ISEB Practitioner
12 19 (0.58%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 18 (0.55%) IIBA
14 12 (0.36%) Microsoft Certification
15 9 (0.27%) CIMA
16 6 (0.18%) ACCA
17 5 (0.15%) CCAB
17 5 (0.15%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
17 5 (0.15%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 779 (23.67%) QA
2 92 (2.80%) SLA
3 43 (1.31%) Data Quality
4 32 (0.97%) MiFID
5 25 (0.76%) EMIR
6 22 (0.67%) Basel II
7 18 (0.55%) FATCA
8 14 (0.43%) Basel III
9 13 (0.40%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 11 (0.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 9 (0.27%) PCI DSS
12 8 (0.24%) ISO 9001
13 7 (0.21%) ISO 14001
13 7 (0.21%) Solvency II
14 6 (0.18%) HL7
15 5 (0.15%) SEPA
16 4 (0.12%) DICOM
17 3 (0.091%) PMBOK
18 2 (0.061%) Dodd-Frank
18 2 (0.061%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 27 (0.82%) VMware Infrastructure
2 26 (0.79%) Active Directory
3 11 (0.33%) VMware Workstation
4 8 (0.24%) Docker
5 6 (0.18%) Oracle RAC
6 4 (0.12%) Hyper-V
6 4 (0.12%) RACF
6 4 (0.12%) Time Sharing Option
6 4 (0.12%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
7 3 (0.091%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (0.030%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 139 (4.22%) HP Quality Center
2 25 (0.76%) Control-M
3 17 (0.52%) Puppet
4 11 (0.33%) Nagios
5 9 (0.27%) NetBackup
5 9 (0.27%) Opscode Chef
6 7 (0.21%) Ansible
7 6 (0.18%) SCCM
8 5 (0.15%) SCOM
9 4 (0.12%) Data Guard
9 4 (0.12%) Oracle RMAN
9 4 (0.12%) Tivoli
10 3 (0.091%) Zenoss
11 2 (0.061%) Microsoft Clustering
11 2 (0.061%) SCVMM
11 2 (0.061%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
11 2 (0.061%) WebSphere Cast Iron
12 1 (0.030%) BladeLogic
12 1 (0.030%) MOM
12 1 (0.030%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 542 (16.47%) Microsoft
2 309 (9.39%) Oracle
3 243 (7.38%) SAP
4 122 (3.71%) HP
5 77 (2.34%) Salesforce.com
6 55 (1.67%) Siebel
7 35 (1.06%) VMware
8 34 (1.03%) IBM
9 33 (1.00%) Atlassian
9 33 (1.00%) Red Hat
10 28 (0.85%) Google
11 26 (0.79%) Sun
12 22 (0.67%) Cognizant
12 22 (0.67%) Cognos
13 21 (0.64%) Murex
14 20 (0.61%) Bloomberg
15 17 (0.52%) Vermilion
16 16 (0.49%) Caplin
16 16 (0.49%) Informatica
17 14 (0.43%) NetSuite
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Computer People
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Exeter, Devon
X4 Group
Salary: £40k - 45k per year
Posted: 12 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £50,000 (plus competitive package)
Posted: 19 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £50,000 (plus competitive package)
Posted: 19 hours ago
Greater Manchester
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £50,000 (plus competitive package)
Posted: 19 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £50,000 (plus competitive package)
Posted: 19 hours ago
Exeter, Devon
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £33943 - £41709 per annum + benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Southport, Merseyside
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £25,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Hertfordshire
Logic Engagements Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Premier IT
Salary: £18.000 - £28.000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bracknell, Berkshire
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum Excellent Corporate Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35,000 - £62,000
Posted: 13 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35,000 - £62,000
Posted: 13 hours ago
Greater Manchester
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35,000 - £62,000
Posted: 13 hours ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Hertfordshire
Clearwater People Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £40000 Per Annum pension
Posted: Yesterday
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Worthing, West Sussex
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £43000 - £48000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
IT Retail People Ltd
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum Great Package and benefits - free lunch!
Posted: 16 hours ago
Leamington Spa, Warwickshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, and more!
Posted: 12 hours ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Spargonet Consulting Plc
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits Pension, Life, Health and 25 days
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Bluetownonline
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago