Period
to 10 August 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London 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 10 August 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Central London > City of London
6 months to
10 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 133 183 168
Rank change year-on-year +50 -15 -26
Permanent jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 95 168 202
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 1.90% 1.64% 1.84%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.03% 1.76% 1.97%
Number of salaries quoted 89 160 181
Median annual salary £70,000 £57,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +21.74% +9.52% -8.70%
10th Percentile £42,400 £44,875 £33,750
90th Percentile £80,245 £80,000 £77,500
Central London median annual salary £70,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +21.74% +4.55% -7.56%

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 the City of London with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
City of London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 4,689 9,552 10,253
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 93.93% 93.48% 93.25%
Number of salaries quoted 4,077 8,452 9,110
Median annual salary £70,000 £67,500 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.70% +3.85% +8.33%
10th Percentile £42,500 £37,500 £36,250
90th Percentile £100,000 £97,500 £93,750
Central London median annual salary £70,000 £65,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year +7.69% +4.00% +4.17%

User Acceptance Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing User Acceptance Testing as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for User Acceptance Testing in the City of London

User Acceptance Testing
Salary Trend in the City of London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing User Acceptance Testing in the City of London.

Salary trend for User Acceptance Testing in the City of London

User Acceptance Testing
Salary Histogram in the City of London

Salary distribution for jobs citing User Acceptance Testing in the City of London over the 6 months to 10 August 2020.

Salary histogram for User Acceptance Testing in the City of London

For the 6 months to 10 August 2020, 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 City of London region with a requirement for User Acceptance Testing.

1 43 (45.26%) SQL
2 39 (41.05%) Agile Software Development
3 31 (32.63%) Migration
4 28 (29.47%) Analytical Skills
5 27 (28.42%) Finance
6 26 (27.37%) .NET
7 25 (26.32%) ITIL
8 24 (25.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 24 (25.26%) Reinsurance
9 23 (24.21%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 23 (24.21%) Data Warehouse
9 23 (24.21%) Business Intelligence
10 22 (23.16%) Degree
11 21 (22.11%) Computer Science
11 21 (22.11%) Microsoft
12 20 (21.05%) Project Management
12 20 (21.05%) Computer Science Degree
13 19 (20.00%) Power Platform
13 19 (20.00%) Power BI
14 17 (17.89%) Scrum
14 17 (17.89%) Test Automation
15 16 (16.84%) Management Information System
15 16 (16.84%) Service Management
15 16 (16.84%) Disaster Recovery
15 16 (16.84%) XML
16 15 (15.79%) DB2
16 15 (15.79%) RPG
16 15 (15.79%) AS400
16 15 (15.79%) Data Security
16 15 (15.79%) Azure

User Acceptance Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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 6 (6.32%) SharePoint
2 4 (4.21%) Confluence
3 1 (1.05%) Appian
3 1 (1.05%) CMS
Applications
1 5 (5.26%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (3.16%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (3.16%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 3 (3.16%) Microsoft Project
2 3 (3.16%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (3.16%) Oracle General Ledger
1 3 (3.16%) Oracle Internet Expenses
1 3 (3.16%) Oracle iProcurement
1 3 (3.16%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 2 (2.11%) SAP FS
3 1 (1.05%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 19 (20.00%) Power Platform
2 15 (15.79%) Azure
3 7 (7.37%) AWS
3 7 (7.37%) IaaS
4 6 (6.32%) Azure Data Factory
4 6 (6.32%) PaaS
5 5 (5.26%) Office 365
6 4 (4.21%) SaaS
7 2 (2.11%) GCP
8 1 (1.05%) PowerApps
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.11%) VPN
2 1 (1.05%) Firewall
2 1 (1.05%) HTTP
2 1 (1.05%) LAN
2 1 (1.05%) Remote Desktop
2 1 (1.05%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (25.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 23 (24.21%) Data Warehouse
2 23 (24.21%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 19 (20.00%) Power BI
4 15 (15.79%) DB2
5 12 (12.63%) SQL Server
6 10 (10.53%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 8 (8.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 7 (7.37%) Data Lake
9 6 (6.32%) Azure SQL Database
10 3 (3.16%) MongoDB
10 3 (3.16%) Oracle BI Publisher
10 3 (3.16%) Oracle Reports
11 2 (2.11%) NoSQL
12 1 (1.05%) QlikView
12 1 (1.05%) Relational Database
12 1 (1.05%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 10 (10.53%) JIRA
2 8 (8.42%) Selenium
3 7 (7.37%) Cucumber
4 5 (5.26%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (3.16%) Visual Studio Team System
6 2 (2.11%) Git (software)
6 2 (2.11%) HP UFT
6 2 (2.11%) Jenkins
6 2 (2.11%) LoadRunner
6 2 (2.11%) Postman
6 2 (2.11%) SpecFlow
6 2 (2.11%) WebDriver
7 1 (1.05%) Eclipse
7 1 (1.05%) Fiddler
7 1 (1.05%) JMeter
7 1 (1.05%) Protractor
7 1 (1.05%) Subversion
7 1 (1.05%) TeamCity
7 1 (1.05%) Visual Studio
7 1 (1.05%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
General
1 27 (28.42%) Finance
2 3 (3.16%) General Ledger
3 2 (2.11%) Banking
3 2 (2.11%) Legal
4 1 (1.05%) Advertising
4 1 (1.05%) Billing
4 1 (1.05%) Housing Association
4 1 (1.05%) Retail
Job Titles
1 49 (51.58%) Analyst
2 18 (18.95%) Business Analyst
3 15 (15.79%) SQL Analyst
3 15 (15.79%) SQL Support Analyst
3 15 (15.79%) Support Analyst
4 14 (14.74%) Developer
5 13 (13.68%) Administrator
6 12 (12.63%) Product Manager
7 8 (8.42%) Insurance Business Analyst
8 6 (6.32%) DBA
8 6 (6.32%) SQL DBA
8 6 (6.32%) Test Analyst
9 5 (5.26%) Business Intelligence Developer
9 5 (5.26%) Digital Product Manager
9 5 (5.26%) Product Owner
10 4 (4.21%) .NET Developer
10 4 (4.21%) Power BI Developer
10 4 (4.21%) Senior Developer
10 4 (4.21%) Web Manager
11 3 (3.16%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (27.37%) .NET
2 16 (16.84%) XML
3 10 (10.53%) CSS
4 9 (9.47%) HTML
5 5 (5.26%) Gherkin
5 5 (5.26%) pytest
6 3 (3.16%) ADO
6 3 (3.16%) Oracle Fusion
7 2 (2.11%) SAP Basis
7 2 (2.11%) WCF
7 2 (2.11%) WPF
8 1 (1.05%) .NET Framework
8 1 (1.05%) CSLA
8 1 (1.05%) JSON
8 1 (1.05%) Silverlight
8 1 (1.05%) Web Services
8 1 (1.05%) XSD
8 1 (1.05%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 28 (29.47%) Analytical Skills
2 24 (25.26%) Reinsurance
3 16 (16.84%) Management Information System
4 15 (15.79%) AS400
4 15 (15.79%) iSeries
4 15 (15.79%) User Experience
5 4 (4.21%) Self-Motivation
6 3 (3.16%) Credit Risk
6 3 (3.16%) Market Risk
7 2 (2.11%) Wiki
8 1 (1.05%) Analytical Mindset
8 1 (1.05%) Data Centre
8 1 (1.05%) Derivative
8 1 (1.05%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 12 (12.63%) Windows
2 6 (6.32%) Windows Server
3 5 (5.26%) Windows 10
4 4 (4.21%) Linux
5 1 (1.05%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (41.05%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (32.63%) Migration
3 25 (26.32%) ITIL
4 23 (24.21%) Business Intelligence
5 21 (22.11%) Computer Science
6 20 (21.05%) Project Management
7 17 (17.89%) Scrum
7 17 (17.89%) Test Automation
8 16 (16.84%) Disaster Recovery
8 16 (16.84%) Service Management
9 15 (15.79%) Business Analysis
9 15 (15.79%) Data Security
9 15 (15.79%) Tech Ops
10 14 (14.74%) Product Roadmap
11 13 (13.68%) Analytics
12 12 (12.63%) DevOps
13 11 (11.58%) Test Scripting
14 10 (10.53%) Change Management
15 9 (9.47%) Multivariate Testing
15 9 (9.47%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 43 (45.26%) SQL
2 15 (15.79%) RPG
3 10 (10.53%) JavaScript
4 8 (8.42%) Python
5 6 (6.32%) C#
6 3 (3.16%) Java
6 3 (3.16%) PHP
7 2 (2.11%) VB.NET
8 1 (1.05%) Bash Shell
8 1 (1.05%) C
8 1 (1.05%) C++
8 1 (1.05%) PL/SQL
8 1 (1.05%) T-SQL
8 1 (1.05%) VBA
8 1 (1.05%) VBScript
8 1 (1.05%) XAML
Qualifications
1 22 (23.16%) Degree
2 20 (21.05%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (3.16%) ISTQB
4 2 (2.11%) ISEB
5 1 (1.05%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (13.68%) QA
System Software
1 2 (2.11%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.05%) Cronacle
Systems Management
1 3 (3.16%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (2.11%) Ansible
3 1 (1.05%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 21 (22.11%) Microsoft
2 15 (15.79%) ServiceNow
3 7 (7.37%) Guidewire
4 6 (6.32%) Oracle
5 2 (2.11%) Micro Focus
5 2 (2.11%) OutSystems
5 2 (2.11%) SAP
6 1 (1.05%) iManage