Period
to 27 May 2018

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 27 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
South West > Bristol
6 months to
27 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 157 116 139
Rank change year-on-year -41 +23 -15
Permanent jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 43 77 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 1.13% 2.15% 1.38%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.21% 2.35% 1.50%
Number of salaries quoted 38 48 42
Bristol median annual salary £40,000 £48,750 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -17.95% +21.88% -11.11%
10th Percentile £24,000 £32,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £56,250 £68,250 £47,950
South West median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year - +9.76% +2.50%

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 3,540 3,279 3,191
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 92.74% 91.62% 91.43%
Number of salaries quoted 2,948 2,688 2,812
Bristol median annual salary £45,000 £43,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.65% +7.50% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £27,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £67,500 £67,500
South West median annual salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.41% +3.75% -

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 27 May 2018.

Salary histogram for User Acceptance Testing in Bristol

For the 6 months to 27 May 2018, IT jobs citing User Acceptance Testing also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Bristol region with a requirement for User Acceptance Testing.

1 31 (72.09%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (41.86%) Test Automation
3 13 (30.23%) QA
4 12 (27.91%) ISTQB
4 12 (27.91%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 11 (25.58%) Selenium
5 11 (25.58%) Regression Testing
6 10 (23.26%) Scenario Testing
7 9 (20.93%) DevOps
7 9 (20.93%) Waterfall
8 8 (18.60%) C#
8 8 (18.60%) SQL
8 8 (18.60%) SOAP
8 8 (18.60%) Web Services
8 8 (18.60%) SoapUI
8 8 (18.60%) TestComplete
8 8 (18.60%) Manual Testing
9 7 (16.28%) ERP
9 7 (16.28%) Finance
9 7 (16.28%) Scrum
10 6 (13.95%) Software Testing
10 6 (13.95%) Oracle EBS
10 6 (13.95%) Oracle
10 6 (13.95%) Test Management
10 6 (13.95%) Test Scripting
10 6 (13.95%) Test Strategy
11 5 (11.63%) User Stories
11 5 (11.63%) Continuous Integration
11 5 (11.63%) System Testing
11 5 (11.63%) Java

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:

Business Applications
1 6 (13.95%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (2.33%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.65%) Slack
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.33%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (2.33%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 11 (25.58%) Selenium
2 8 (18.60%) SoapUI
2 8 (18.60%) TestComplete
3 4 (9.30%) JIRA
4 3 (6.98%) JBehave
4 3 (6.98%) JUnit
5 2 (4.65%) Balsamiq Mockups
5 2 (4.65%) eggPlant
5 2 (4.65%) JMeter
General
1 7 (16.28%) Finance
2 3 (6.98%) Marketing
3 2 (4.65%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.33%) Banking
4 1 (2.33%) Electronics
4 1 (2.33%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.33%) Retail
4 1 (2.33%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 24 (55.81%) Analyst
2 15 (34.88%) Test Analyst
3 9 (20.93%) Test Manager
4 7 (16.28%) Business Analyst
5 4 (9.30%) Software Test Engineer
5 4 (9.30%) Test Engineer
6 3 (6.98%) Software Analyst
7 2 (4.65%) Consultant
7 2 (4.65%) Product Manager
7 2 (4.65%) SAP Consultant
7 2 (4.65%) SAP PI Consultant
7 2 (4.65%) Security Manager
7 2 (4.65%) Security Product Manager
7 2 (4.65%) Senior Analyst
7 2 (4.65%) Senior Business Analyst
7 2 (4.65%) Software Tester
7 2 (4.65%) Tester
8 1 (2.33%) Delivery Manager
8 1 (2.33%) Project Manager
8 1 (2.33%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (18.60%) SOAP
1 8 (18.60%) Web Services
2 2 (4.65%) EDI
2 2 (4.65%) IDoc
2 2 (4.65%) SAP PI
2 2 (4.65%) SAP XI
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.98%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (6.98%) User Experience
2 1 (2.33%) Cloud Native
2 1 (2.33%) Fixed Income
2 1 (2.33%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (2.33%) Hybrid Cloud
2 1 (2.33%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (72.09%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (41.86%) Test Automation
3 11 (25.58%) Regression Testing
4 10 (23.26%) Scenario Testing
5 9 (20.93%) DevOps
5 9 (20.93%) Waterfall
6 8 (18.60%) Manual Testing
7 7 (16.28%) ERP
7 7 (16.28%) Scrum
8 6 (13.95%) Software Testing
8 6 (13.95%) Test Management
8 6 (13.95%) Test Scripting
8 6 (13.95%) Test Strategy
9 5 (11.63%) Continuous Integration
9 5 (11.63%) System Testing
9 5 (11.63%) User Stories
9 5 (11.63%) Validation
10 4 (9.30%) Project Management
10 4 (9.30%) Requirements Engineering
10 4 (9.30%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 8 (18.60%) C#
1 8 (18.60%) SQL
2 5 (11.63%) Java
3 2 (4.65%) ABAP
3 2 (4.65%) C
Qualifications
1 12 (27.91%) ISTQB
1 12 (27.91%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 3 (6.98%) Degree
2 3 (6.98%) SC Cleared
2 3 (6.98%) Security Cleared
3 2 (4.65%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (30.23%) QA
2 2 (4.65%) PMO
3 1 (2.33%) EMIR
3 1 (2.33%) MiFID
Vendors
1 6 (13.95%) Oracle
2 3 (6.98%) SAP
3 2 (4.65%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.33%) Cognos