Period
to 22 February 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 22 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
South West > Bristol
6 months to
22 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 158 93 127
Rank change year-on-year -65 +34 +10
Permanent jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 36 91 74
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 1.01% 2.73% 2.00%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.11% 2.97% 2.20%
Number of salaries quoted 35 67 57
Bristol median annual salary £40,000 £47,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.79% +18.75% -
10th Percentile £24,000 £32,500 £31,050
90th Percentile £52,500 £66,000 £53,750
South West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% +13.33% -11.76%

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 3,252 3,069 3,370
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 91.14% 92.13% 91.18%
Number of salaries quoted 2,732 2,497 2,947
Bristol median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £27,000 £28,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £66,250 £71,250 £67,050
South West median annual salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.41% +3.75% +2.56%

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 22 February 2018.

Salary histogram for User Acceptance Testing in Bristol

For the 6 months to 22 February 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 29 (80.56%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (38.89%) Regression Testing
3 11 (30.56%) Manual Testing
4 9 (25.00%) Oracle
5 8 (22.22%) SQL
5 8 (22.22%) Scrum
5 8 (22.22%) Waterfall
6 7 (19.44%) ERP
7 6 (16.67%) Microsoft
7 6 (16.67%) SQL Server
7 6 (16.67%) Oracle EBS
7 6 (16.67%) Test Strategy
7 6 (16.67%) User Stories
7 6 (16.67%) Test Automation
8 5 (13.89%) Business Analysis
8 5 (13.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 4 (11.11%) Software Testing
9 4 (11.11%) QA
9 4 (11.11%) Release Management
9 4 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
10 3 (8.33%) DevOps
10 3 (8.33%) SDLC
10 3 (8.33%) Test Scripting
10 3 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
10 3 (8.33%) SC Cleared
10 3 (8.33%) Security Cleared
10 3 (8.33%) PowerShell
10 3 (8.33%) Selenium
10 3 (8.33%) Product Management
10 3 (8.33%) Learning Management System

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 3 (8.33%) Apache
1 3 (8.33%) Tomcat
2 2 (5.56%) CMS
2 2 (5.56%) Moodle
2 2 (5.56%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (2.78%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (16.67%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.56%) SaaS
2 1 (2.78%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.78%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 5 (13.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (8.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (5.56%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 3 (8.33%) Selenium
2 2 (5.56%) Cucumber
2 2 (5.56%) JBehave
2 2 (5.56%) JIRA
2 2 (5.56%) JUnit
2 2 (5.56%) NUnit
3 1 (2.78%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 2 (5.56%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 16 (44.44%) Analyst
2 7 (19.44%) Test Analyst
3 6 (16.67%) Business Analyst
3 6 (16.67%) Test Manager
4 4 (11.11%) Applications Specialist
5 3 (8.33%) Test Engineer
6 2 (5.56%) .NET Developer
6 2 (5.56%) Applications Support
6 2 (5.56%) Applications Support Analyst
6 2 (5.56%) Developer
6 2 (5.56%) Product Manager
6 2 (5.56%) QA Leader
6 2 (5.56%) Senior .NET Developer
6 2 (5.56%) Senior Developer
6 2 (5.56%) Software Test Engineer
6 2 (5.56%) SQL Analyst
6 2 (5.56%) SSIS Specialist
6 2 (5.56%) Support Analyst
6 2 (5.56%) Systems Support Analyst
6 2 (5.56%) UAT Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (8.33%) XML
2 2 (5.56%) .NET
2 2 (5.56%) .NET Framework
2 2 (5.56%) ASP.NET
2 2 (5.56%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.33%) Learning Management System
2 2 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.56%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.78%) Cloud Native
3 1 (2.78%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (2.78%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.78%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (80.56%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (38.89%) Regression Testing
3 11 (30.56%) Manual Testing
4 8 (22.22%) Scrum
4 8 (22.22%) Waterfall
5 7 (19.44%) ERP
6 6 (16.67%) Test Automation
6 6 (16.67%) Test Strategy
6 6 (16.67%) User Stories
7 5 (13.89%) Business Analysis
8 4 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
8 4 (11.11%) Release Management
8 4 (11.11%) Software Testing
9 3 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
9 3 (8.33%) DevOps
9 3 (8.33%) Product Management
9 3 (8.33%) Project Management
9 3 (8.33%) SDLC
9 3 (8.33%) Test Scripting
9 3 (8.33%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 8 (22.22%) SQL
2 3 (8.33%) JavaScript
2 3 (8.33%) PowerShell
2 3 (8.33%) VBScript
3 2 (5.56%) C
3 2 (5.56%) C#
3 2 (5.56%) Java
3 2 (5.56%) T-SQL
3 2 (5.56%) VB.NET
4 1 (2.78%) VB
Qualifications
1 3 (8.33%) ISEB
1 3 (8.33%) SC Cleared
1 3 (8.33%) Security Cleared
2 2 (5.56%) Degree
2 2 (5.56%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (11.11%) QA
2 1 (2.78%) PMO
Vendors
1 9 (25.00%) Oracle
2 6 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 2 (5.56%) Adobe
3 2 (5.56%) Blackboard