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 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Gloucestershire / Cheltenham
Rank 48 46 53
Rank change year-on-year -2 +7  
Permanent jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 4 13 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheltenham 1.83% 2.59% 1.03%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.08% 2.90% 1.15%
Number of salaries quoted 1 9 4
Median salary £32,500 £45,000 £40,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -27.77% +10.42%  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - -5.88%  

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 192 448 348
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cheltenham 87.67% 89.24% 89.46%
Number of salaries quoted 148 253 279
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +14.45%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 (88.89%) Security Cleared
2 5 (55.56%) Integration Testing
2 5 (55.56%) SC Cleared
2 5 (55.56%) SQL
2 5 (55.56%) ISEB
3 4 (44.44%) C#
3 4 (44.44%) Linux
3 4 (44.44%) Java
3 4 (44.44%) Scrum
3 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (33.33%) Automated Testing
4 3 (33.33%) Software Engineering
4 3 (33.33%) Performance Testing
4 3 (33.33%) DV Cleared
4 3 (33.33%) HP Quality Center
4 3 (33.33%) HP
4 3 (33.33%) Python
4 3 (33.33%) C++
4 3 (33.33%) Unix
4 3 (33.33%) LoadRunner
4 3 (33.33%) Shell Script
4 3 (33.33%) Telecoms
4 3 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
5 2 (22.22%) Mobile App
5 2 (22.22%) Automation Testing
5 2 (22.22%) Test Planning
5 2 (22.22%) Cybercrime
5 2 (22.22%) CA Agile Central
5 2 (22.22%) Big Data
5 2 (22.22%) Agile Project Management

User Acceptance Testing
Top Related 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 (11.11%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) Big Data
1 2 (22.22%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (33.33%) LoadRunner
2 1 (11.11%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (11.11%) Cucumber
2 1 (11.11%) Gatling
2 1 (11.11%) Jenkins
2 1 (11.11%) Selenium
2 1 (11.11%) SpecFlow
2 1 (11.11%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (33.33%) Telecoms
2 1 (11.11%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Analyst
1 4 (44.44%) Test Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) SC Cleared Test Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) Software Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) Software Test Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) Software Tester
2 3 (33.33%) Test Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Tester
3 2 (22.22%) Applications Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Software Test Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Agile Test Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) QA Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) QA Test Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) SQL Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Test Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) XForms
1 2 (22.22%) XML
1 2 (22.22%) XSD
1 2 (22.22%) XSL
2 1 (11.11%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Cybercrime
1 2 (22.22%) Management Information System
1 2 (22.22%) Mobile App
2 1 (11.11%) Cyberthreat
Operating Systems
1 4 (44.44%) Linux
2 3 (33.33%) Unix
3 2 (22.22%) Android
4 1 (11.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Integration Testing
2 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (44.44%) Scrum
3 3 (33.33%) Automated Testing
3 3 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
3 3 (33.33%) Performance Testing
3 3 (33.33%) Software Engineering
4 2 (22.22%) Agile Project Management
4 2 (22.22%) Automation Testing
4 2 (22.22%) Data Modelling
4 2 (22.22%) Programme Management
4 2 (22.22%) Project Management
4 2 (22.22%) Regression Testing
4 2 (22.22%) Reverse Engineering
4 2 (22.22%) Test Planning
4 2 (22.22%) Validation
4 2 (22.22%) Workflow
5 1 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (11.11%) ERP
5 1 (11.11%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 5 (55.56%) SQL
2 4 (44.44%) C#
2 4 (44.44%) Java
3 3 (33.33%) C++
3 3 (33.33%) Python
3 3 (33.33%) Shell Script
4 2 (22.22%) Bash Shell
4 2 (22.22%) XPath
4 2 (22.22%) XQuery
5 1 (11.11%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 8 (88.89%) Security Cleared
2 5 (55.56%) ISEB
2 5 (55.56%) SC Cleared
3 3 (33.33%) DV Cleared
4 2 (22.22%) ISTQB
5 1 (11.11%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (33.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) HP
2 2 (22.22%) CA Agile Central
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Excellent package
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Blue Resourcing
Posted: 20 days ago