Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Bristol with a requirement for User Acceptance Testing skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited User Acceptance Testing over the 6 months to 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
South West > Bristol
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 148 123 140
Rank change year-on-year -25 +17 +2
Permanent jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 59 59 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 1.53% 1.84% 1.62%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.67% 2.03% 1.79%
Number of salaries quoted 46 58 48
Bristol median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £43,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -2.86% -12.50%
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £71,250
South West median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +12.50% - -

User Acceptance Testing is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Bristol with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Bristol
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 3534 2910 3409
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 91.91% 90.97% 90.59%
Number of salaries quoted 2915 2463 2940
Bristol median annual salary £45,000 £44,000 £41,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.27% +5.39% +4.38%
10th Percentile £26,250 £27,500 £26,700
90th Percentile £67,500 £70,000 £67,500
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +3.90%

User Acceptance Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

Job postings citing User Acceptance Testing as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bristol.

Job vacancy trend for User Acceptance Testing in Bristol

User Acceptance Testing
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

Salary trend for User Acceptance Testing in Bristol

User Acceptance Testing
Salary Histogram in Bristol

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing User Acceptance Testing in Bristol over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Salary histogram for User Acceptance Testing in Bristol

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 across the Bristol region with a requirement for User Acceptance Testing.

1 46 (77.97%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (42.37%) SDLC
3 14 (23.73%) Software Delivery
4 13 (22.03%) Waterfall
4 13 (22.03%) Stakeholder Management
4 13 (22.03%) Software Testing
5 12 (20.34%) Scrum
5 12 (20.34%) Business Analysis
5 12 (20.34%) SQL
6 11 (18.64%) Microsoft
6 11 (18.64%) Systems Analysis
6 11 (18.64%) ISTQB
6 11 (18.64%) Test Scripting
6 11 (18.64%) Test Strategy
6 11 (18.64%) Analytical Skills
7 10 (16.95%) Test Management
7 10 (16.95%) Selenium
7 10 (16.95%) UML
8 9 (15.25%) SQL Server
8 9 (15.25%) Defect Management
9 8 (13.56%) Computer Science Degree
9 8 (13.56%) HP Quality Center
9 8 (13.56%) Windows
9 8 (13.56%) HP
9 8 (13.56%) Cognizant
9 8 (13.56%) HP UFT
9 8 (13.56%) Degree
9 8 (13.56%) Integration Testing
9 8 (13.56%) V-Model
9 8 (13.56%) Computer Science

User Acceptance Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bristol 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 4 (6.78%) Apache
1 4 (6.78%) Tomcat
2 3 (5.08%) CMS
2 3 (5.08%) Moodle
2 3 (5.08%) NetWeaver
3 1 (1.69%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (1.69%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (6.78%) MS Visio
2 2 (3.39%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (5.08%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.08%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.39%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (15.25%) SQL Server
2 7 (11.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (6.78%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (6.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.69%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 10 (16.95%) Selenium
2 8 (13.56%) HP UFT
3 3 (5.08%) Axure RP
3 3 (5.08%) JIRA
3 3 (5.08%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (3.39%) Cucumber
4 2 (3.39%) NUnit
5 1 (1.69%) JBehave
5 1 (1.69%) JUnit
5 1 (1.69%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (6.78%) Retail
2 1 (1.69%) Finance
2 1 (1.69%) Legal
Job Titles
1 36 (61.02%) Analyst
2 19 (32.20%) Business Analyst
3 11 (18.64%) Software Analyst
4 10 (16.95%) Test Analyst
5 8 (13.56%) Agile Business Analyst
6 5 (8.47%) Applications Specialist
6 5 (8.47%) Delivery Manager
7 4 (6.78%) Systems Analyst
8 3 (5.08%) Applications Support
8 3 (5.08%) Applications Support Analyst
8 3 (5.08%) SQL Analyst
8 3 (5.08%) SQL Server Analyst
8 3 (5.08%) Support Analyst
8 3 (5.08%) Systems Support Analyst
8 3 (5.08%) Technical Analyst
8 3 (5.08%) Technical Business Analyst
8 3 (5.08%) Test Engineer
8 3 (5.08%) Test Manager
8 3 (5.08%) Tester
8 3 (5.08%) UAT Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (6.78%) XML
2 2 (3.39%) .NET
2 2 (3.39%) .NET Framework
2 2 (3.39%) ASP.NET
2 2 (3.39%) WPF
3 1 (1.69%) Classic ASP
Miscellaneous
1 11 (18.64%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (13.56%) Computer Science
3 5 (8.47%) Cloud Native
3 5 (8.47%) Hybrid Cloud
4 4 (6.78%) Learning Management System
5 2 (3.39%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.69%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.69%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (1.69%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 8 (13.56%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (77.97%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (42.37%) SDLC
3 14 (23.73%) Software Delivery
4 13 (22.03%) Software Testing
4 13 (22.03%) Stakeholder Management
4 13 (22.03%) Waterfall
5 12 (20.34%) Business Analysis
5 12 (20.34%) Scrum
6 11 (18.64%) Systems Analysis
6 11 (18.64%) Test Scripting
6 11 (18.64%) Test Strategy
7 10 (16.95%) Test Management
7 10 (16.95%) UML
8 9 (15.25%) Defect Management
9 8 (13.56%) Integration Testing
9 8 (13.56%) V-Model
10 7 (11.86%) DevOps
10 7 (11.86%) Process Improvement
10 7 (11.86%) Release Management
10 7 (11.86%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 12 (20.34%) SQL
2 4 (6.78%) JavaScript
2 4 (6.78%) PowerShell
2 4 (6.78%) VBScript
3 3 (5.08%) Java
4 2 (3.39%) C#
4 2 (3.39%) T-SQL
4 2 (3.39%) VB
4 2 (3.39%) VB.NET
5 1 (1.69%) PHP
5 1 (1.69%) VBA
Qualifications
1 11 (18.64%) ISTQB
2 8 (13.56%) Computer Science Degree
2 8 (13.56%) Degree
3 4 (6.78%) ISEB
3 4 (6.78%) SC Cleared
3 4 (6.78%) Security Cleared
4 2 (3.39%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.78%) QA
2 1 (1.69%) SLA
Systems Management
1 8 (13.56%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 11 (18.64%) Microsoft
2 8 (13.56%) Cognizant
2 8 (13.56%) HP
3 7 (11.86%) Oracle
4 3 (5.08%) Adobe
4 3 (5.08%) Blackboard
5 1 (1.69%) Remedy
5 1 (1.69%) Salesforce.com