Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheltenham 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 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Gloucestershire > Cheltenham
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 71 82 65
Rank change year-on-year +11 -17 +5
Permanent jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 8 10 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheltenham 1.68% 1.22% 2.86%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.85% 1.34% 3.10%
Number of salaries quoted 16 10 19
Cheltenham median annual salary £50,000 £44,500 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.36% +17.11% +1.33%
10th Percentile £38,125 £35,000 £31,250
90th Percentile £52,500 £55,000 £48,150
Gloucestershire median annual salary £50,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +25.00% - +5.26%

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 Cheltenham with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Cheltenham
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 432 748 613
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheltenham 90.76% 90.89% 92.18%
Number of salaries quoted 378 635 486
Cheltenham median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.56% +12.50% -
10th Percentile £23,525 £28,100 £26,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £65,750 £65,000
Gloucestershire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%

User Acceptance Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheltenham

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

Job vacancy trend for User Acceptance Testing in Cheltenham

User Acceptance Testing
Salary Trend in Cheltenham

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

Salary trend for User Acceptance Testing in Cheltenham

User Acceptance Testing
Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing User Acceptance Testing in Cheltenham over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for User Acceptance Testing in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 23 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 Cheltenham region with a requirement for User Acceptance Testing.

1 8 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 6 (75.00%) Scrum
2 6 (75.00%) Selenium
3 5 (62.50%) Software Testing
3 5 (62.50%) Functional Testing
3 5 (62.50%) Non-Functional Testing
4 4 (50.00%) Test Strategy
4 4 (50.00%) Test Planning
4 4 (50.00%) Software Delivery
4 4 (50.00%) SQL
5 3 (37.50%) C#
5 3 (37.50%) ISEB
5 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (37.50%) ISTQB
5 3 (37.50%) Unit Testing
5 3 (37.50%) NUnit
5 3 (37.50%) Acceptance Criteria
5 3 (37.50%) SpecFlow
5 3 (37.50%) BDD
5 3 (37.50%) Azure SQL Database
5 3 (37.50%) User Stories
5 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Azure
5 3 (37.50%) Visual Studio Team System
5 3 (37.50%) WebDriver
5 3 (37.50%) TeamCity
6 2 (25.00%) Cucumber
6 2 (25.00%) System Integration Testing
6 2 (25.00%) SDLC
6 2 (25.00%) Line Management
6 2 (25.00%) JIRA

User Acceptance Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheltenham 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:

Cloud Services
1 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) Azure SQL Database
2 1 (12.50%) Big Data
2 1 (12.50%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (75.00%) Selenium
2 3 (37.50%) NUnit
2 3 (37.50%) SpecFlow
2 3 (37.50%) TeamCity
2 3 (37.50%) Visual Studio Team System
2 3 (37.50%) WebDriver
3 2 (25.00%) Cucumber
3 2 (25.00%) JIRA
3 2 (25.00%) JMeter
3 2 (25.00%) LoadRunner
General
1 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Team Leader
1 4 (50.00%) Test Team Leader
2 3 (37.50%) Analyst
2 3 (37.50%) Test Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) QA Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) QA Test Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Automation Team Leader
4 1 (12.50%) Automation Test Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Automation Test Lead
4 1 (12.50%) Software Test Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Test Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Test Leader
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Cybercrime
1 1 (12.50%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 6 (75.00%) Scrum
3 5 (62.50%) Functional Testing
3 5 (62.50%) Non-Functional Testing
3 5 (62.50%) Software Testing
4 4 (50.00%) Software Delivery
4 4 (50.00%) Test Planning
4 4 (50.00%) Test Strategy
5 3 (37.50%) Acceptance Criteria
5 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (37.50%) BDD
5 3 (37.50%) Unit Testing
5 3 (37.50%) User Stories
6 2 (25.00%) Integration Testing
6 2 (25.00%) Line Management
6 2 (25.00%) Manual Testing
6 2 (25.00%) SDLC
6 2 (25.00%) System Integration Testing
7 1 (12.50%) Cybersecurity
7 1 (12.50%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) SQL
2 3 (37.50%) C#
3 1 (12.50%) Bash Shell
3 1 (12.50%) Java
3 1 (12.50%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) ISEB
1 3 (37.50%) ISTQB
2 1 (12.50%) Degree
2 1 (12.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) QA