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 3 months to 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Gloucestershire / Cheltenham
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 43 51 32
Rank change year-on-year +8 -19  
Permanent jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 9 12 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheltenham 3.78% 2.97% 4.72%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.11% 3.37% 5.41%
Number of salaries quoted 6 12 17
Median salary £22,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -50.00% -  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  

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

Process & Methodology Skills
Cheltenham
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 219 356 314
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cheltenham 92.02% 88.12% 87.22%
Number of salaries quoted 182 294 278
Median salary £46,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.15% +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £35,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £52,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

User Acceptance Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheltenham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cheltenham citing User Acceptance Testing as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

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 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Salary histogram for User Acceptance Testing in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 (61.54%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (61.54%) Test Automation
2 7 (53.85%) Security Cleared
2 7 (53.85%) Scrum
3 6 (46.15%) SQL
3 6 (46.15%) Test Scripting
4 5 (38.46%) Integration Testing
4 5 (38.46%) XPath
4 5 (38.46%) Agile Project Management
4 5 (38.46%) Validation
4 5 (38.46%) Manual Testing
4 5 (38.46%) SC Cleared
4 5 (38.46%) Project Management
4 5 (38.46%) Programme Management
4 5 (38.46%) Management Information System
4 5 (38.46%) Workflow
4 5 (38.46%) XML
4 5 (38.46%) XSD
4 5 (38.46%) XSL
4 5 (38.46%) Data Modelling
4 5 (38.46%) XQuery
4 5 (38.46%) XForms
4 5 (38.46%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (38.46%) CA Agile Central
4 5 (38.46%) Reverse Engineering
5 3 (23.08%) ISEB
6 2 (15.38%) Java
6 2 (15.38%) Windows
6 2 (15.38%) Linux
6 2 (15.38%) Python

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 1 (7.69%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (7.69%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Jenkins
1 2 (15.38%) Selenium
2 1 (7.69%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (7.69%) Cucumber
2 1 (7.69%) Gatling
2 1 (7.69%) Git (software)
2 1 (7.69%) LoadRunner
2 1 (7.69%) RSpec
2 1 (7.69%) SpecFlow
2 1 (7.69%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (7.69%) Manufacturing
1 1 (7.69%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (53.85%) Analyst
1 7 (53.85%) Test Analyst
2 5 (38.46%) Applications Developer
2 5 (38.46%) Developer
2 5 (38.46%) Junior
2 5 (38.46%) Junior Analyst
2 5 (38.46%) Junior Test Analyst
3 3 (23.08%) Graduate
3 3 (23.08%) Graduate Analyst
3 3 (23.08%) Graduate Test Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Agile Test Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) QA Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) QA Test Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) SQL Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Test Automation Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Test Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (38.46%) XForms
1 5 (38.46%) XML
1 5 (38.46%) XSD
1 5 (38.46%) XSL
2 1 (7.69%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (38.46%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (38.46%) Management Information System
2 1 (7.69%) Cyberthreat
2 1 (7.69%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 2 (15.38%) Linux
1 2 (15.38%) Windows
2 1 (7.69%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (61.54%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (61.54%) Test Automation
2 7 (53.85%) Scrum
3 6 (46.15%) Test Scripting
4 5 (38.46%) Agile Project Management
4 5 (38.46%) Data Modelling
4 5 (38.46%) Integration Testing
4 5 (38.46%) Manual Testing
4 5 (38.46%) Programme Management
4 5 (38.46%) Project Management
4 5 (38.46%) Reverse Engineering
4 5 (38.46%) Validation
4 5 (38.46%) Workflow
5 2 (15.38%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (15.38%) Cybersecurity
5 2 (15.38%) Non-Functional Testing
5 2 (15.38%) Software Testing
6 1 (7.69%) BDD
6 1 (7.69%) Software Engineering
6 1 (7.69%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 6 (46.15%) SQL
2 5 (38.46%) XPath
2 5 (38.46%) XQuery
3 2 (15.38%) Java
3 2 (15.38%) Python
4 1 (7.69%) Bash Shell
4 1 (7.69%) C#
4 1 (7.69%) JavaScript
4 1 (7.69%) Ruby
4 1 (7.69%) Shell Script
4 1 (7.69%) VB
Qualifications
1 7 (53.85%) Security Cleared
2 5 (38.46%) SC Cleared
3 3 (23.08%) ISEB
4 2 (15.38%) ISTQB
5 1 (7.69%) Degree
5 1 (7.69%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (38.46%) CA Agile Central