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 16 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
UK
Rank 188 175 158
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -17
Permanent jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 1525 1914 2080
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.81% 1.95% 1.99%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.05% 2.22% 2.31%
Number of salaries quoted 1253 1563 1731
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -1.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
- -4.76%

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
74214 86208 89937
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 88.16% 87.69% 85.98%
Number of salaries quoted 61045 71683 74196
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 £31,000
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 16 January 2017 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 16 January 2017. 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 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 -22 1450 £45,000 - 166
London -6 630 £55,000 - 64
South East -21 205 £42,500 +6.25% 24
City of London -19 126 £54,000 -1.81% 19
South West +25 118 £45,000 +25.00% 16
Yorkshire +25 117 £40,000 +6.66% 17
East of England +46 116 £40,000 -8.04% 9
North West -68 108 £45,000 +20.00% 16
West Yorkshire +39 83 £40,000 +6.66% 13
Leeds +45 82 £40,000 +6.66% 11
West Midlands -50 79 £32,500 -23.52% 12
Hertfordshire +37 73 £41,250 -5.17% 1
East Midlands +27 72 £36,500 +1.38% 7
Manchester -40 71 £45,000 +18.42% 11
Bristol +19 50 £47,500 +26.66% 9
Buckinghamshire +23 47 £40,250 -6.39% 4
Wiltshire +42 33 £41,250 +22.22% 3
Kent +9 33 £45,000 +12.50%
Stevenage +4 32 £40,000 -
Berkshire +10 31 £38,750 -3.12% 6
Scotland -30 31 £35,390 -21.35% 5
Hampshire +8 29 £51,250 +46.42% 5
Gloucestershire -4 29 £40,000 +23.07% 1
Nottinghamshire +14 28 £40,000 +11.11% 2
Leicestershire -6 28 £30,000 -25.00%
Surrey -20 28 £45,000 +38.46% 3
Swindon +36 27 £36,250 +11.53% 2
Birmingham -42 27 £42,500 -5.55% 3
Leicester +6 25 £30,000 -30.23%
East Sussex +26 23 £40,000 -11.11% 3

User Acceptance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 16 January 2017, 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 1420 (44.99%) Agile Software Development
2 1143 (36.22%) Finance
3 830 (26.30%) SQL
4 764 (24.21%) QA
5 557 (17.65%) SDLC
6 538 (17.05%) Business Analysis
7 533 (16.89%) Microsoft
8 518 (16.41%) ISEB
9 483 (15.30%) Project Management
10 431 (13.66%) Scrum
11 425 (13.47%) Regression Testing
12 410 (12.99%) Test Scripting
13 407 (12.90%) ISTQB
14 391 (12.39%) Selenium
15 386 (12.23%) Analytical Skills
16 385 (12.20%) Banking
17 360 (11.41%) Software Testing
18 352 (11.15%) Waterfall
19 334 (10.58%) Java
20 330 (10.46%) Degree
21 329 (10.42%) JIRA
21 329 (10.42%) MS Excel
22 323 (10.23%) Stakeholder Management
23 287 (9.09%) Oracle
24 285 (9.03%) C#
25 282 (8.94%) Test Automation
26 276 (8.75%) Manual Testing
27 273 (8.65%) .NET
28 271 (8.59%) SQL Server
29 270 (8.56%) 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
1 112 (3.55%) SharePoint
2 60 (1.90%) Confluence
3 49 (1.55%) CMS
4 31 (0.98%) WebSphere
5 29 (0.92%) JBoss
5 29 (0.92%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 19 (0.60%) Apache
7 17 (0.54%) WebLogic
8 14 (0.44%) SharePoint 2010
9 13 (0.41%) IIS
10 11 (0.35%) BizTalk Server
10 11 (0.35%) SharePoint 2013
11 9 (0.29%) Drupal
11 9 (0.29%) Tomcat
12 8 (0.25%) WebSphere Application Server
13 7 (0.22%) WordPress
14 5 (0.16%) Elasticsearch
15 4 (0.13%) concrete5
15 4 (0.13%) Joomla!
15 4 (0.13%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 329 (10.42%) MS Excel
2 158 (5.01%) MS Office
3 99 (3.14%) MS Visio
4 69 (2.19%) MS PowerPoint
5 65 (2.06%) MS Project
6 13 (0.41%) Spreadsheet
7 8 (0.25%) InfoPath
8 4 (0.13%) Photoshop
9 2 (0.063%) Fireworks
10 1 (0.032%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 1 (0.032%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 85 (2.69%) Dynamics CRM
2 33 (1.05%) SAP FI
3 30 (0.95%) Oracle EBS
4 29 (0.92%) SAP CO
4 29 (0.92%) SAP FI/CO
5 19 (0.60%) Dynamics AX
5 19 (0.60%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 14 (0.44%) Payment Gateway
6 14 (0.44%) SAP SCM
6 14 (0.44%) Unit4 Business World
7 11 (0.35%) Dynamics NAV
7 11 (0.35%) Magento
8 10 (0.32%) Oracle Applications
9 9 (0.29%) Oracle EBS R12
9 9 (0.29%) Oracle ERP
10 8 (0.25%) Oracle Financials
11 7 (0.22%) SAP ERP
12 6 (0.19%) Eagle PACE
12 6 (0.19%) Salesforce.com CRM
12 6 (0.19%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 40 (1.27%) SaaS
2 31 (0.98%) Amazon AWS
3 30 (0.95%) Microsoft Azure
4 22 (0.70%) GitHub
5 19 (0.60%) Office 365
6 9 (0.29%) G Suite
6 9 (0.29%) PaaS
6 9 (0.29%) Slack
7 8 (0.25%) Google Drive
7 8 (0.25%) SuccessFactors
8 7 (0.22%) Lucidchart
9 6 (0.19%) Google Analytics
10 5 (0.16%) FinancialForce.com
11 4 (0.13%) Cloud Computing
11 4 (0.13%) Force.com
11 4 (0.13%) Oracle CX
12 3 (0.095%) Adobe Analytics
12 3 (0.095%) Taleo
13 2 (0.063%) IaaS
13 2 (0.063%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 55 (1.74%) Intranet
2 39 (1.24%) Internet
3 38 (1.20%) HTTP
4 26 (0.82%) HTTPS
5 23 (0.73%) Firewall
6 15 (0.48%) TCP/IP
7 14 (0.44%) CTI
8 12 (0.38%) SSL
8 12 (0.38%) WebEx
9 11 (0.35%) Skype
10 8 (0.25%) DMZ
11 7 (0.22%) WAN
12 5 (0.16%) Extranet
12 5 (0.16%) SAN
13 4 (0.13%) LAN
14 3 (0.095%) DNS
14 3 (0.095%) FTP
15 2 (0.063%) SMTP
15 2 (0.063%) SNMP
15 2 (0.063%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 271 (8.59%) SQL Server
2 114 (3.61%) Relational Database
3 73 (2.31%) Data Warehouse
4 69 (2.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 60 (1.90%) Oracle BI EE
6 58 (1.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 56 (1.77%) Oracle Database
8 55 (1.74%) MySQL
9 44 (1.39%) BusinessObjects
10 36 (1.14%) Oracle Reports
11 33 (1.05%) QlikView
11 33 (1.05%) RDBMS
12 32 (1.01%) SQL Server 2008
13 31 (0.98%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 29 (0.92%) SQL Server 2012
15 28 (0.89%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
16 24 (0.76%) Big Data
17 20 (0.63%) Crystal Reports
17 20 (0.63%) MS Access
17 20 (0.63%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 391 (12.39%) Selenium
2 329 (10.42%) JIRA
3 146 (4.63%) Cucumber
4 128 (4.06%) Team Foundation Server
5 116 (3.68%) Jenkins
6 92 (2.92%) HP UFT
7 85 (2.69%) WebDriver
8 76 (2.41%) LoadRunner
9 73 (2.31%) SoapUI
10 70 (2.22%) SpecFlow
11 56 (1.77%) Visual Studio
12 51 (1.62%) Git (software)
13 47 (1.49%) JMeter
14 35 (1.11%) Maven
15 34 (1.08%) Subversion
16 31 (0.98%) Redmine
16 31 (0.98%) TeamCity
17 30 (0.95%) JUnit
18 26 (0.82%) Atlassian Bamboo
19 24 (0.76%) Oracle Forms
General
1 1143 (36.22%) Finance
2 385 (12.20%) Banking
3 265 (8.40%) Retail
4 133 (4.21%) Marketing
5 95 (3.01%) Telecoms
6 89 (2.82%) Manufacturing
7 83 (2.63%) Investment Banking
8 74 (2.34%) Legal
9 64 (2.03%) Back Office
10 62 (1.96%) Front Office
11 48 (1.52%) Games
12 35 (1.11%) Advertising
13 33 (1.05%) Financial Institution
14 26 (0.82%) Publishing
15 22 (0.70%) Billing
16 20 (0.63%) Retail Banking
17 17 (0.54%) Electronics
18 14 (0.44%) Law
19 12 (0.38%) French Language
20 10 (0.32%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 1596 (50.57%) Analyst
2 783 (24.81%) Business Analyst
3 541 (17.14%) Test Analyst
4 321 (10.17%) Developer
5 214 (6.78%) Consultant
5 214 (6.78%) Senior Analyst
6 182 (5.77%) Tester
7 177 (5.61%) Test Manager
8 145 (4.59%) Project Manager
9 140 (4.44%) Test Leader
10 129 (4.09%) Senior Business Analyst
11 110 (3.49%) Applications Support
12 106 (3.36%) Support Analyst
13 97 (3.07%) Banking Analyst
13 97 (3.07%) Financial Analyst
14 94 (2.98%) Software Analyst
15 90 (2.85%) Test Engineer
16 88 (2.79%) QA Analyst
17 85 (2.69%) IT Analyst
18 80 (2.53%) UAT Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 273 (8.65%) .NET
2 210 (6.65%) HTML
3 209 (6.62%) Web Services
4 197 (6.24%) XML
5 172 (5.45%) CSS
6 101 (3.20%) ASP.NET
7 85 (2.69%) SOAP
8 80 (2.53%) jQuery
9 57 (1.81%) ASP.NET MVC
10 50 (1.58%) Gherkin
11 49 (1.55%) JSON
12 44 (1.39%) Middleware
12 44 (1.39%) Spring
13 41 (1.30%) AngularJS
14 39 (1.24%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 36 (1.14%) .NET Framework
15 36 (1.14%) J2EE
16 34 (1.08%) RESTful
17 28 (0.89%) JMS
18 26 (0.82%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 386 (12.23%) Analytical Skills
2 186 (5.89%) Management Information System
3 123 (3.90%) User Experience
4 93 (2.95%) Computer Science
5 80 (2.53%) Fixed Income
6 73 (2.31%) Derivative
7 72 (2.28%) Mobile App
8 64 (2.03%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 59 (1.87%) Enterprise Software
10 58 (1.84%) Equities
11 50 (1.58%) Credit Risk
12 39 (1.24%) Data Centre
12 39 (1.24%) OTC Derivatives
13 38 (1.20%) Fintech
13 38 (1.20%) Mathematics
14 35 (1.11%) iPad
15 26 (0.82%) Replication
16 25 (0.79%) N-Tier
16 25 (0.79%) PMI
17 24 (0.76%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 214 (6.78%) Windows
2 170 (5.39%) Linux
3 134 (4.25%) Unix
4 59 (1.87%) Android
5 39 (1.24%) Windows Server
6 35 (1.11%) Apple iOS
7 24 (0.76%) Windows Server 2012
8 21 (0.67%) Solaris
9 10 (0.32%) Windows Server 2008
10 9 (0.29%) CentOS
11 6 (0.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 6 (0.19%) Windows 2000 Server
12 4 (0.13%) Windows 7
13 3 (0.095%) Ubuntu
13 3 (0.095%) Windows Server 2003
13 3 (0.095%) Windows Vista
14 2 (0.063%) VMS
15 1 (0.032%) Mac OS X
15 1 (0.032%) Windows 10
15 1 (0.032%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 1420 (44.99%) Agile Software Development
2 557 (17.65%) SDLC
3 538 (17.05%) Business Analysis
4 483 (15.30%) Project Management
5 431 (13.66%) Scrum
6 425 (13.47%) Regression Testing
7 410 (12.99%) Test Scripting
8 360 (11.41%) Software Testing
9 352 (11.15%) Waterfall
10 323 (10.23%) Stakeholder Management
11 282 (8.94%) Test Automation
12 276 (8.75%) Manual Testing
13 270 (8.56%) User Stories
14 256 (8.11%) Automated Testing
15 250 (7.92%) System Testing
16 246 (7.79%) CRM
17 238 (7.54%) Test Strategy
18 231 (7.32%) Business Intelligence
19 229 (7.26%) Functional Testing
20 203 (6.43%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 830 (26.30%) SQL
2 334 (10.58%) Java
3 285 (9.03%) C#
4 247 (7.83%) JavaScript
5 96 (3.04%) PL/SQL
6 86 (2.72%) T-SQL
7 69 (2.19%) VB.NET
8 68 (2.15%) C
9 54 (1.71%) C++
9 54 (1.71%) PHP
10 52 (1.65%) Python
11 51 (1.62%) Shell Script
12 48 (1.52%) VB
13 39 (1.24%) Ruby
14 29 (0.92%) VBA
15 27 (0.86%) VBScript
16 24 (0.76%) Bash Shell
17 19 (0.60%) ABAP
18 15 (0.48%) PowerShell
19 12 (0.38%) VB6
Qualifications
1 518 (16.41%) ISEB
2 407 (12.90%) ISTQB
3 330 (10.46%) Degree
4 121 (3.83%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 76 (2.41%) Security Cleared
6 47 (1.49%) PMP
7 40 (1.27%) PMI Certification
8 33 (1.05%) DV Cleared
9 27 (0.86%) ITIL Certification
10 23 (0.73%) SC Cleared
11 19 (0.60%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 17 (0.54%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
13 15 (0.48%) IIBA
14 13 (0.41%) ISEB Practitioner
15 11 (0.35%) Microsoft Certification
16 9 (0.29%) CIMA
17 5 (0.16%) ACCA
17 5 (0.16%) CCAB
17 5 (0.16%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
17 5 (0.16%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 764 (24.21%) QA
2 81 (2.57%) SLA
3 25 (0.79%) MiFID
4 23 (0.73%) Basel II
5 22 (0.70%) Data Quality
6 19 (0.60%) EMIR
7 18 (0.57%) Basel III
8 13 (0.41%) FATCA
8 13 (0.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 9 (0.29%) ISO 14001
9 9 (0.29%) ISO 9001
9 9 (0.29%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 8 (0.25%) HL7
11 5 (0.16%) PCI DSS
12 4 (0.13%) DICOM
12 4 (0.13%) Solvency II
13 3 (0.095%) PMBOK
14 2 (0.063%) ISO/IEC 20000
14 2 (0.063%) SEPA
15 1 (0.032%) WCAG
System Software
1 23 (0.73%) Active Directory
2 18 (0.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (0.29%) Docker
4 7 (0.22%) VMware Workstation
5 5 (0.16%) Hyper-V
5 5 (0.16%) Oracle RAC
6 4 (0.13%) Microsoft App-V
6 4 (0.13%) RACF
6 4 (0.13%) Time Sharing Option
6 4 (0.13%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
7 1 (0.032%) LXC
7 1 (0.032%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 143 (4.53%) HP Quality Center
2 23 (0.73%) Control-M
3 11 (0.35%) Puppet
4 9 (0.29%) NetBackup
5 8 (0.25%) Ansible
5 8 (0.25%) Nagios
6 6 (0.19%) Opscode Chef
6 6 (0.19%) SCCM
7 5 (0.16%) SCOM
8 4 (0.13%) Data Guard
8 4 (0.13%) Oracle RMAN
8 4 (0.13%) Tivoli
8 4 (0.13%) WebSphere Cast Iron
9 3 (0.095%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
10 2 (0.063%) Rancher
11 1 (0.032%) Microsoft Clustering
11 1 (0.032%) Packer
11 1 (0.032%) Perfmon
11 1 (0.032%) Terraform
11 1 (0.032%) vRealize
Vendors
1 533 (16.89%) Microsoft
2 287 (9.09%) Oracle
3 210 (6.65%) SAP
4 121 (3.83%) HP
5 62 (1.96%) Salesforce.com
6 55 (1.74%) Siebel
7 37 (1.17%) Atlassian
8 33 (1.05%) Google
9 27 (0.86%) VMware
10 26 (0.82%) Sun
11 25 (0.79%) Red Hat
12 23 (0.73%) IBM
13 22 (0.70%) Cognos
14 18 (0.57%) Murex
15 17 (0.54%) Cognizant
16 16 (0.51%) Caplin
17 15 (0.48%) hybris
18 14 (0.44%) JD Edwards
19 13 (0.41%) NetSuite
19 13 (0.41%) Vermilion
Livingston, West Lothian
Search Consultancy
Posted: 2 hours ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: Unspecified Bonus and benefits package
Posted: 6 hours ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
DCV Technologies
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 48 minutes ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
The People Network
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus 10%, Pension, Medical, etc
Posted: 23 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Sanderson
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
West Midlands
Opus IT Consulting
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum + 20% bonus, 35 hour week
Posted: 3 days ago
Burnley, Lancashire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £37000 - £43000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
E-Frontiers
Posted: 4 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Clearwater People Solutions
Salary: £27000 - £32000 Per Annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Plus Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Robert Walters
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £55000 per annum + Plus Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Kettering, Northamptonshire
Crimson Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Lincoln, Lincolnshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £28000 - £30000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Ashdown IT
Posted: 3 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £75,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Proactive Appointments
Salary: £45000 - £47000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Reigate, Surrey
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Plus Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35,000 - £62,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35,000 - £62,000
Posted: 3 days ago