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 25 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
UK
Rank 171 168 150
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -18
Permanent jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 1536 2042 2232
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.85% 2.00% 2.09%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.09% 2.27% 2.41%
Number of salaries quoted 1253 1648 1871
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%

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
73636 90103 92424
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 88.79% 88.28% 86.67%
Number of salaries quoted 60524 74752 75526
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 £31,250
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £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 25 February 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 25 February 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 -7 1438 £45,000 - 174
London -13 605 £55,000 +2.80% 65
South East -31 213 £40,000 - 27
South West +30 131 £47,500 +31.94% 11
Yorkshire +30 114 £37,500 -3.84% 13
City of London -34 113 £55,000 -4.34% 14
East of England +37 111 £40,000 -15.78% 16
North West -63 100 £41,250 +10.00% 17
West Midlands -21 82 £34,000 -20.00% 12
West Yorkshire +14 80 £36,500 -2.66% 7
Leeds +45 79 £35,750 -4.66% 7
Manchester -32 66 £45,000 +19.20% 11
East Midlands +10 64 £36,000 -4.00% 10
Bristol +25 54 £50,000 +44.92% 5
Hertfordshire +33 51 £45,000 +7.78% 3
Buckinghamshire +6 46 £37,500 -13.79% 4
Berkshire +3 41 £40,000 -5.88% 2
Scotland +4 36 £34,000 -24.44% 8
Wiltshire +38 35 £45,000 +38.46% 1
Surrey -4 35 £49,500 +52.30% 11
Nottinghamshire +21 32 £52,500 +84.21% 2
Kent +16 32 £47,500 +35.71% 1
Birmingham -21 32 £42,500 +1.19% 6
Nottingham +29 28 £52,500 +84.21% 2
Gloucestershire -1 28 £40,000 -11.11% 4
Hampshire +12 27 £50,000 +53.84% 4
Swindon +37 25 £43,750 +34.61%
Stevenage +8 23 £40,000 - 1
Glasgow +15 22 £35,750 -20.55% 5
Milton Keynes -4 22 £37,500 -16.66% 3

User Acceptance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 February 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 1430 (45.64%) Agile Software Development
2 1136 (36.26%) Finance
3 849 (27.10%) SQL
4 792 (25.28%) QA
5 622 (19.85%) Microsoft
6 564 (18.00%) SDLC
7 529 (16.88%) Business Analysis
8 494 (15.77%) Project Management
9 480 (15.32%) ISEB
10 443 (14.14%) Regression Testing
10 443 (14.14%) Test Scripting
11 426 (13.60%) ISTQB
12 416 (13.28%) Scrum
13 402 (12.83%) Selenium
14 399 (12.74%) Analytical Skills
15 377 (12.03%) Banking
15 377 (12.03%) MS Excel
16 362 (11.55%) Waterfall
17 348 (11.11%) Software Testing
18 336 (10.72%) Degree
19 329 (10.50%) JIRA
20 322 (10.28%) Stakeholder Management
21 316 (10.09%) Java
22 312 (9.96%) C#
23 305 (9.74%) SQL Server
24 299 (9.54%) .NET
25 283 (9.03%) Oracle
26 282 (9.00%) System Testing
26 282 (9.00%) Automated Testing
27 275 (8.78%) Functional Testing

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
1 129 (4.12%) SharePoint
2 52 (1.66%) Confluence
3 50 (1.60%) CMS
4 37 (1.18%) JBoss
5 28 (0.89%) Apache
5 28 (0.89%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 26 (0.83%) WebSphere
7 21 (0.67%) IIS
8 14 (0.45%) BizTalk Server
9 13 (0.41%) SharePoint 2010
9 13 (0.41%) WebLogic
10 12 (0.38%) Drupal
11 11 (0.35%) WebSphere Application Server
12 9 (0.29%) Tomcat
13 8 (0.26%) WordPress
14 7 (0.22%) SharePoint 2013
15 6 (0.19%) MQSeries
15 6 (0.19%) Skype for Business
16 5 (0.16%) Joomla!
16 5 (0.16%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 377 (12.03%) MS Excel
2 154 (4.92%) MS Office
3 112 (3.57%) MS Visio
4 66 (2.11%) MS PowerPoint
5 56 (1.79%) MS Project
6 5 (0.16%) Spreadsheet
7 4 (0.13%) InfoPath
8 2 (0.064%) Photoshop
9 1 (0.032%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 1 (0.032%) HipChat
9 1 (0.032%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 86 (2.74%) Dynamics CRM
2 34 (1.09%) Oracle EBS
3 25 (0.80%) Dynamics AX
4 23 (0.73%) SAP FI
5 16 (0.51%) Payment Gateway
6 15 (0.48%) SAP CO
6 15 (0.48%) SAP FI/CO
6 15 (0.48%) Unit4 Business World
7 14 (0.45%) NetSuite
8 12 (0.38%) Dynamics NAV
8 12 (0.38%) Oracle EBS R12
8 12 (0.38%) Oracle ERP
8 12 (0.38%) SAP Oil and Gas
9 10 (0.32%) Oracle Applications
10 9 (0.29%) Magento
10 9 (0.29%) SAP BPC
11 7 (0.22%) Oracle Financials
11 7 (0.22%) SAP Business One
11 7 (0.22%) SAP S/4HANA
12 6 (0.19%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 41 (1.31%) Amazon AWS
2 39 (1.24%) Microsoft Azure
2 39 (1.24%) SaaS
3 26 (0.83%) GitHub
4 21 (0.67%) Office 365
5 12 (0.38%) PaaS
6 11 (0.35%) OpenShift
7 9 (0.29%) G Suite
7 9 (0.29%) Slack
8 8 (0.26%) Cloud Computing
8 8 (0.26%) Google Analytics
9 7 (0.22%) Lucidchart
9 7 (0.22%) SuccessFactors
10 6 (0.19%) FinancialForce.com
11 4 (0.13%) Force.com
11 4 (0.13%) IaaS
11 4 (0.13%) Oracle CX
12 3 (0.096%) Google Drive
13 2 (0.064%) Taleo
13 2 (0.064%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 65 (2.07%) Intranet
2 43 (1.37%) Internet
3 38 (1.21%) HTTP
4 24 (0.77%) Firewall
5 20 (0.64%) HTTPS
6 16 (0.51%) TCP/IP
7 12 (0.38%) WebEx
8 11 (0.35%) FTP
8 11 (0.35%) SSL
9 9 (0.29%) CTI
9 9 (0.29%) SAN
9 9 (0.29%) Skype
10 7 (0.22%) DMZ
11 6 (0.19%) Extranet
12 5 (0.16%) DNS
12 5 (0.16%) Unified Communications
13 3 (0.096%) WAN
14 2 (0.064%) SMTP
14 2 (0.064%) VoIP
14 2 (0.064%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 305 (9.74%) SQL Server
2 109 (3.48%) Relational Database
3 96 (3.06%) Data Warehouse
4 81 (2.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 64 (2.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 60 (1.92%) Oracle Database
7 58 (1.85%) MySQL
8 55 (1.76%) Oracle BI EE
9 46 (1.47%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 43 (1.37%) BusinessObjects
11 40 (1.28%) Oracle Reports
12 35 (1.12%) SQL Server 2008
13 28 (0.89%) Big Data
13 28 (0.89%) RDBMS
14 25 (0.80%) SQL Server 2012
14 25 (0.80%) SQL Server 2014
15 23 (0.73%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
15 23 (0.73%) QlikView
16 20 (0.64%) MS Access
17 16 (0.51%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
Development Applications
1 402 (12.83%) Selenium
2 329 (10.50%) JIRA
3 147 (4.69%) Cucumber
4 136 (4.34%) Team Foundation Server
5 102 (3.26%) Jenkins
6 88 (2.81%) HP UFT
6 88 (2.81%) SoapUI
7 85 (2.71%) WebDriver
8 80 (2.55%) SpecFlow
9 71 (2.27%) LoadRunner
10 55 (1.76%) Visual Studio
11 54 (1.72%) Git (software)
12 41 (1.31%) JMeter
13 40 (1.28%) JUnit
13 40 (1.28%) Subversion
14 36 (1.15%) Maven
15 29 (0.93%) Atlassian Bamboo
16 28 (0.89%) Ant
16 28 (0.89%) Calabash
16 28 (0.89%) Redmine
General
1 1136 (36.26%) Finance
2 377 (12.03%) Banking
3 245 (7.82%) Retail
4 147 (4.69%) Marketing
5 87 (2.78%) Telecoms
6 80 (2.55%) Manufacturing
7 68 (2.17%) Back Office
8 66 (2.11%) Investment Banking
9 65 (2.07%) Front Office
9 65 (2.07%) Legal
10 37 (1.18%) Advertising
11 36 (1.15%) Games
12 28 (0.89%) Billing
13 25 (0.80%) Financial Institution
14 22 (0.70%) Retail Banking
15 21 (0.67%) Law
16 20 (0.64%) Publishing
17 17 (0.54%) Electronics
18 14 (0.45%) Spanish Language
19 13 (0.41%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 1553 (49.57%) Analyst
2 758 (24.19%) Business Analyst
3 513 (16.37%) Test Analyst
4 328 (10.47%) Developer
5 211 (6.73%) Consultant
6 189 (6.03%) Senior Analyst
7 187 (5.97%) Tester
8 181 (5.78%) Test Manager
9 137 (4.37%) Test Leader
10 125 (3.99%) Project Manager
11 112 (3.57%) Support Analyst
12 108 (3.45%) Senior Business Analyst
13 100 (3.19%) Applications Support
14 93 (2.97%) Software Analyst
15 92 (2.94%) .NET Developer
16 90 (2.87%) Test Engineer
17 86 (2.74%) Financial Analyst
17 86 (2.74%) QA Analyst
18 80 (2.55%) Banking Analyst
19 79 (2.52%) IT Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 299 (9.54%) .NET
2 208 (6.64%) Web Services
3 196 (6.26%) HTML
4 194 (6.19%) XML
5 167 (5.33%) CSS
6 121 (3.86%) ASP.NET
7 98 (3.13%) SOAP
8 69 (2.20%) jQuery
9 63 (2.01%) ASP.NET MVC
10 51 (1.63%) AngularJS
11 47 (1.50%) Gherkin
11 47 (1.50%) JSON
12 45 (1.44%) J2EE
13 42 (1.34%) Middleware
13 42 (1.34%) Spring
14 38 (1.21%) .NET Framework
14 38 (1.21%) REST
14 38 (1.21%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 37 (1.18%) JMS
16 35 (1.12%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 399 (12.74%) Analytical Skills
2 218 (6.96%) Management Information System
3 118 (3.77%) Computer Science
4 114 (3.64%) User Experience
5 85 (2.71%) Fixed Income
6 71 (2.27%) Mobile App
7 62 (1.98%) Enterprise Software
8 52 (1.66%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 51 (1.63%) Equities
10 48 (1.53%) Derivative
11 43 (1.37%) Fintech
12 39 (1.24%) Credit Risk
13 37 (1.18%) Data Centre
13 37 (1.18%) iPad
14 36 (1.15%) Replication
15 24 (0.77%) N-Tier
16 23 (0.73%) Clustering
17 22 (0.70%) PMI
18 20 (0.64%) Client/Server
18 20 (0.64%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 223 (7.12%) Windows
2 154 (4.92%) Linux
3 121 (3.86%) Unix
4 61 (1.95%) Windows Server
5 59 (1.88%) Android
6 40 (1.28%) Apple iOS
7 29 (0.93%) Windows Server 2012
8 27 (0.86%) Solaris
9 13 (0.41%) Windows Server 2008
10 10 (0.32%) Windows 2000 Server
11 7 (0.22%) Windows Vista
12 5 (0.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 5 (0.16%) Ubuntu
12 5 (0.16%) Windows 7
13 4 (0.13%) CentOS
13 4 (0.13%) Mac OS
14 1 (0.032%) Debian
14 1 (0.032%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 1430 (45.64%) Agile Software Development
2 564 (18.00%) SDLC
3 529 (16.88%) Business Analysis
4 494 (15.77%) Project Management
5 443 (14.14%) Regression Testing
5 443 (14.14%) Test Scripting
6 416 (13.28%) Scrum
7 362 (11.55%) Waterfall
8 348 (11.11%) Software Testing
9 322 (10.28%) Stakeholder Management
10 282 (9.00%) Automated Testing
10 282 (9.00%) System Testing
11 275 (8.78%) Functional Testing
12 273 (8.71%) Manual Testing
13 270 (8.62%) Test Automation
14 268 (8.55%) CRM
15 259 (8.27%) User Stories
16 241 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
17 215 (6.86%) Test Strategy
18 212 (6.77%) System Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 849 (27.10%) SQL
2 316 (10.09%) Java
3 312 (9.96%) C#
4 237 (7.56%) JavaScript
5 98 (3.13%) PL/SQL
6 83 (2.65%) T-SQL
7 77 (2.46%) VB.NET
8 63 (2.01%) C
9 62 (1.98%) C++
10 58 (1.85%) PHP
10 58 (1.85%) Python
11 44 (1.40%) VBA
12 38 (1.21%) Shell Script
13 35 (1.12%) VB
14 34 (1.09%) Ruby
15 30 (0.96%) VBScript
16 24 (0.77%) Bash Shell
17 20 (0.64%) ABAP
18 19 (0.61%) PowerShell
19 14 (0.45%) Perl
Qualifications
1 480 (15.32%) ISEB
2 426 (13.60%) ISTQB
3 336 (10.72%) Degree
4 113 (3.61%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 60 (1.92%) Security Cleared
6 36 (1.15%) PMP
7 35 (1.12%) PMI Certification
8 30 (0.96%) DV Cleared
9 24 (0.77%) ITIL Certification
10 21 (0.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 14 (0.45%) IIBA
12 13 (0.41%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
12 13 (0.41%) Microsoft Certification
13 11 (0.35%) ISEB Practitioner
13 11 (0.35%) SC Cleared
14 9 (0.29%) CIMA
14 9 (0.29%) MCSE
15 6 (0.19%) ACCA
16 5 (0.16%) CCAB
16 5 (0.16%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 792 (25.28%) QA
2 66 (2.11%) SLA
3 34 (1.09%) PMO
4 24 (0.77%) Basel II
5 20 (0.64%) Basel III
5 20 (0.64%) MiFID
6 16 (0.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 13 (0.41%) ISO 9001
8 12 (0.38%) Data Quality
8 12 (0.38%) EMIR
8 12 (0.38%) ISO 14001
9 9 (0.29%) FATCA
10 8 (0.26%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 5 (0.16%) HL7
12 4 (0.13%) Solvency II
13 2 (0.064%) ISO/IEC 20000
13 2 (0.064%) PCI DSS
14 1 (0.032%) DICOM
14 1 (0.032%) ISO 9000
14 1 (0.032%) WCAG
System Software
1 32 (1.02%) Active Directory
2 17 (0.54%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (0.38%) Docker
4 10 (0.32%) Hyper-V
5 8 (0.26%) Microsoft App-V
6 5 (0.16%) VMware Workstation
7 4 (0.13%) Oracle RAC
7 4 (0.13%) RACF
7 4 (0.13%) Time Sharing Option
7 4 (0.13%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
8 3 (0.096%) vSphere
9 1 (0.032%) LXC
9 1 (0.032%) Samba
9 1 (0.032%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 147 (4.69%) HP Quality Center
2 16 (0.51%) SCCM
3 13 (0.41%) Puppet
4 11 (0.35%) Ansible
4 11 (0.35%) Opscode Chef
5 8 (0.26%) Nagios
5 8 (0.26%) NetBackup
6 7 (0.22%) Control-M
6 7 (0.22%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 6 (0.19%) Rancher
8 5 (0.16%) SCOM
8 5 (0.16%) Tivoli
9 4 (0.13%) WebSphere Cast Iron
10 3 (0.096%) Data Guard
10 3 (0.096%) Oracle RMAN
11 1 (0.032%) HP SiteScope
11 1 (0.032%) ITRS Geneos
11 1 (0.032%) MOM
11 1 (0.032%) vRealize
11 1 (0.032%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 622 (19.85%) Microsoft
2 283 (9.03%) Oracle
3 158 (5.04%) SAP
4 123 (3.93%) HP
5 73 (2.33%) Salesforce.com
6 48 (1.53%) Siebel
7 32 (1.02%) Atlassian
8 31 (0.99%) VMware
9 29 (0.93%) Google
10 28 (0.89%) Vermilion
11 27 (0.86%) Sun
12 24 (0.77%) Red Hat
13 22 (0.70%) Cognos
14 19 (0.61%) Cognizant
15 17 (0.54%) IBM
16 16 (0.51%) hybris
16 16 (0.51%) Sage
17 15 (0.48%) Actimize
17 15 (0.48%) Adobe
17 15 (0.48%) Sybase
UK
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + excellent package
Posted: Yesterday
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucestershire
ComputerWorld Personnel Ltd
Salary: £26000.0000 - £36000.0000 per annum + company benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Lexis Nexis Risk Solutions
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Norwich, Norfolk
TD Group
Salary: From £35,000 to £42,000 per annum Plus overtime and flexi hours
Posted: 2 days ago
Melksham, Wiltshire
n-tier selection limited
Salary: £20000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Hargreaves Lansdown
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Reigate, Surrey
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Plus Bonus and Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Selby, North Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Unspecified Plus Bonus Plus Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
ComputerWorld Personnel Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + company benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £59000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Fife
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £35000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
JM
Salary: £65000 - £65001 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Selby, North Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Luton, Bedfordshire
Proactive Appointments
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Latcom Ltd
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leicestershire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + great benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
South East London
Trust In Soda
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Networkers
Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Croydon, Surrey
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + 20% bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £55,000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Greater Manchester
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35,000 - £62,000
Posted: 2 days ago