Period
to 25 November 2017

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

User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Central London > City of London
6 months to
25 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 108 151 112
Rank change year-on-year +43 -39 +29
Permanent jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 275 229 447
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 2.71% 1.97% 2.63%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.00% 2.20% 2.95%
Number of salaries quoted 233 210 387
City of London median annual salary £48,000 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.73% - -4.35%
10th Percentile £37,000 £41,000 £39,600
90th Percentile £74,750 £75,125 £75,000
Central London median annual salary £50,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year -9.09% - -

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 9165 10386 15141
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 90.15% 89.43% 89.18%
Number of salaries quoted 8268 9468 13127
City of London median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.35% +4.55%
10th Percentile £36,250 £35,000 £33,750
90th Percentile £95,000 £90,000 £88,750
Central London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
% change year-on-year +4.35% - +4.55%

User Acceptance Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing User Acceptance Testing as a percentage 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

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT 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

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing User Acceptance Testing in the City of London over the 6 months to 25 November 2017.

Salary histogram for User Acceptance Testing in the City of London

For the 6 months to 25 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 City of London region with a requirement for User Acceptance Testing.

1 140 (50.91%) Finance
2 113 (41.09%) Test Automation
3 104 (37.82%) SQL
4 102 (37.09%) Microsoft
4 102 (37.09%) Agile Software Development
5 88 (32.00%) QA
6 66 (24.00%) SQL Server
7 59 (21.45%) Business Analysis
8 55 (20.00%) Banking
9 54 (19.64%) SDLC
10 52 (18.91%) CRM
11 49 (17.82%) System Integration Testing
12 46 (16.73%) Continuous Integration
13 43 (15.64%) Analytical Skills
14 41 (14.91%) Dynamics CRM
15 40 (14.55%) Workflow
16 39 (14.18%) JIRA
17 38 (13.82%) Test Scripting
17 38 (13.82%) Continuous Improvement
17 38 (13.82%) Data Analysis
18 37 (13.45%) Java
18 37 (13.45%) User Stories
19 36 (13.09%) Team Foundation Server
20 35 (12.73%) Windows
21 34 (12.36%) ITIL
21 34 (12.36%) ISTQB
21 34 (12.36%) Business Process Modelling
22 33 (12.00%) Requirements Analysis
23 32 (11.64%) Degree
23 32 (11.64%) Integration Testing

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 10 (3.64%) SharePoint
2 3 (1.09%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (0.36%) Apache
3 1 (0.36%) CMS
3 1 (0.36%) Confluence
3 1 (0.36%) Oracle Workflow
3 1 (0.36%) Umbraco
3 1 (0.36%) WebSphere
Applications
1 21 (7.64%) MS Visio
2 15 (5.45%) Microsoft Office
3 10 (3.64%) Microsoft Excel
4 7 (2.55%) Microsoft Project
5 2 (0.73%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 41 (14.91%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (2.55%) Actimize
2 7 (2.55%) Oracle Cash Management
3 3 (1.09%) SAP ERP
3 3 (1.09%) Workday HCM
4 1 (0.36%) Adobe Campaign
4 1 (0.36%) BusinessWorks
4 1 (0.36%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.36%) Eagle PACE
4 1 (0.36%) FastStats
4 1 (0.36%) Kondor
4 1 (0.36%) LatentZero
4 1 (0.36%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (0.36%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.36%) Oracle ERP
4 1 (0.36%) thinkFolio
4 1 (0.36%) Unica
4 1 (0.36%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.82%) GitHub
1 5 (1.82%) SaaS
1 5 (1.82%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
2 4 (1.45%) Office 365
2 4 (1.45%) Slack
2 4 (1.45%) Trello
3 3 (1.09%) Lucidchart
3 3 (1.09%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (1.09%) SuccessFactors
4 2 (0.73%) PaaS
5 1 (0.36%) BrowserStack
5 1 (0.36%) Dynamics 365
5 1 (0.36%) Google Analytics
5 1 (0.36%) IaaS
5 1 (0.36%) OpenShift
5 1 (0.36%) Oracle CX
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.45%) SAN
2 2 (0.73%) FIX Connectivity
2 2 (0.73%) Internet
2 2 (0.73%) LAN
2 2 (0.73%) WAN
3 1 (0.36%) Fibre Channel
3 1 (0.36%) iSCSI
3 1 (0.36%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.36%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 66 (24.00%) SQL Server
2 28 (10.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 26 (9.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 22 (8.00%) Oracle BI EE
5 18 (6.55%) Data Warehouse
6 15 (5.45%) Relational Database
7 13 (4.73%) SQL Server 2012
7 13 (4.73%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 12 (4.36%) SQL Server 2014
9 11 (4.00%) QlikView
10 7 (2.55%) RDBMS
11 6 (2.18%) OLAP
12 4 (1.45%) BusinessObjects
13 3 (1.09%) Oracle Database
13 3 (1.09%) Oracle Reports
14 2 (0.73%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
14 2 (0.73%) DB2
14 2 (0.73%) MySQL
14 2 (0.73%) SQL Server 2008
15 1 (0.36%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 39 (14.18%) JIRA
2 36 (13.09%) Team Foundation Server
3 19 (6.91%) Selenium
3 19 (6.91%) Visual Studio
4 11 (4.00%) Cucumber
4 11 (4.00%) SpecFlow
5 10 (3.64%) Jenkins
6 9 (3.27%) Git (software)
7 8 (2.91%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 8 (2.91%) Gatling
8 7 (2.55%) HP UFT
9 5 (1.82%) FitNesse
10 3 (1.09%) TeamCity
11 2 (0.73%) GitLab
11 2 (0.73%) Gradle
11 2 (0.73%) JIRA Agile
11 2 (0.73%) Maven
11 2 (0.73%) SoapUI
12 1 (0.36%) Liquibase
12 1 (0.36%) TestRail
General
1 140 (50.91%) Finance
2 55 (20.00%) Banking
3 15 (5.45%) Back Office
4 10 (3.64%) Front Office
5 9 (3.27%) International Banking
6 5 (1.82%) Advertising
6 5 (1.82%) Investment Banking
7 3 (1.09%) Legal
7 3 (1.09%) Telecoms
8 2 (0.73%) Financial Institution
8 2 (0.73%) Retail
9 1 (0.36%) Law
9 1 (0.36%) Marketing
9 1 (0.36%) Military
Job Titles
1 127 (46.18%) Analyst
2 85 (30.91%) Business Analyst
3 40 (14.55%) Developer
4 30 (10.91%) Test Leader
5 23 (8.36%) Financial Analyst
6 21 (7.64%) Senior Analyst
7 20 (7.27%) Banking Analyst
7 20 (7.27%) Insurance Business Analyst
8 19 (6.91%) CRM Analyst
8 19 (6.91%) CRM Business Analyst
9 18 (6.55%) Dynamics CRM Business Analyst
9 18 (6.55%) Finance Business Analyst
10 17 (6.18%) Test Analyst
11 16 (5.82%) Senior Business Analyst
12 15 (5.45%) Administrator
13 14 (5.09%) C# Developer
13 14 (5.09%) Support Analyst
14 13 (4.73%) .NET Developer
14 13 (4.73%) Applications Support
14 13 (4.73%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (10.18%) .NET
2 13 (4.73%) .NET Framework
2 13 (4.73%) AngularJS
2 13 (4.73%) ASP.NET
2 13 (4.73%) HTML
3 10 (3.64%) Entity Framework
3 10 (3.64%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 9 (3.27%) ASP.NET Web API
4 9 (3.27%) J2EE
5 8 (2.91%) FIX Protocol
6 6 (2.18%) Gherkin
6 6 (2.18%) JMS
7 5 (1.82%) CSS
8 4 (1.45%) XML
9 3 (1.09%) Apache Camel
9 3 (1.09%) EJB
9 3 (1.09%) HTML5
9 3 (1.09%) Middleware
9 3 (1.09%) WinForms
9 3 (1.09%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 43 (15.64%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (4.73%) Data Structures
3 10 (3.64%) Equities
3 10 (3.64%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 9 (3.27%) Management Information System
4 9 (3.27%) Reinsurance
5 8 (2.91%) User Experience
6 7 (2.55%) Fixed Income
6 7 (2.55%) SWIFT
7 5 (1.82%) Client/Server
8 4 (1.45%) Clustering
9 3 (1.09%) Computer Science
9 3 (1.09%) Derivative
9 3 (1.09%) Greenfield Project
9 3 (1.09%) iPad
9 3 (1.09%) iPhone
9 3 (1.09%) Replication
10 2 (0.73%) Data Centre
10 2 (0.73%) EMC VNX
10 2 (0.73%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 35 (12.73%) Windows
2 15 (5.45%) Linux
3 4 (1.45%) Unix
4 3 (1.09%) Android
5 2 (0.73%) Solaris
6 1 (0.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.36%) VMS
6 1 (0.36%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 113 (41.09%) Test Automation
2 102 (37.09%) Agile Software Development
3 59 (21.45%) Business Analysis
4 54 (19.64%) SDLC
5 52 (18.91%) CRM
6 49 (17.82%) System Integration Testing
7 46 (16.73%) Continuous Integration
8 40 (14.55%) Workflow
9 38 (13.82%) Continuous Improvement
9 38 (13.82%) Data Analysis
9 38 (13.82%) Test Scripting
10 37 (13.45%) User Stories
11 34 (12.36%) Business Process Modelling
11 34 (12.36%) ITIL
12 33 (12.00%) Requirements Analysis
13 32 (11.64%) Asset Management
13 32 (11.64%) Integration Testing
14 31 (11.27%) Defect Management
15 30 (10.91%) Regression Testing
15 30 (10.91%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 104 (37.82%) SQL
2 37 (13.45%) Java
3 29 (10.55%) C#
4 15 (5.45%) C
5 13 (4.73%) T-SQL
6 10 (3.64%) Python
7 9 (3.27%) Ruby
8 5 (1.82%) Apex Code
9 4 (1.45%) PowerShell
10 3 (1.09%) Perl
11 2 (0.73%) JavaScript
11 2 (0.73%) Shell Script
12 1 (0.36%) AWK
12 1 (0.36%) Bash Shell
12 1 (0.36%) C++
12 1 (0.36%) PL/SQL
12 1 (0.36%) Scala
12 1 (0.36%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 34 (12.36%) ISTQB
2 32 (11.64%) Degree
3 20 (7.27%) ISEB
4 12 (4.36%) Siebel Certification
5 11 (4.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 10 (3.64%) Microsoft Certification
7 9 (3.27%) Security Cleared
8 4 (1.45%) Computer Science Degree
9 2 (0.73%) DV Cleared
9 2 (0.73%) PMI Certification
9 2 (0.73%) PMP
10 1 (0.36%) APMP
10 1 (0.36%) CFA
10 1 (0.36%) Master's Degree
10 1 (0.36%) MCAD
10 1 (0.36%) MCSD
10 1 (0.36%) Numerate Degree
10 1 (0.36%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 88 (32.00%) QA
2 10 (3.64%) SLA
3 7 (2.55%) SEPA
4 6 (2.18%) MiFID
5 5 (1.82%) IFRS
6 4 (1.45%) Data Quality
6 4 (1.45%) PMO
7 2 (0.73%) GDPR
8 1 (0.36%) EMIR
System Software
1 1 (0.36%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.36%) KVM
1 1 (0.36%) NFS
1 1 (0.36%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (0.36%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (0.36%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 14 (5.09%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (0.73%) NetBackup
3 1 (0.36%) Ansible
3 1 (0.36%) HP Data Protector
3 1 (0.36%) vCenter Server
3 1 (0.36%) vMotion
3 1 (0.36%) vRealize
Vendors
1 102 (37.09%) Microsoft
2 28 (10.18%) Siebel
3 23 (8.36%) Oracle
4 22 (8.00%) OpenText
4 22 (8.00%) Sun
5 15 (5.45%) HP
6 6 (2.18%) SAP
7 5 (1.82%) Salesforce.com
7 5 (1.82%) Sybase
8 3 (1.09%) Birst
8 3 (1.09%) F5
8 3 (1.09%) Workday
9 2 (0.73%) Cisco
9 2 (0.73%) EMC
9 2 (0.73%) IBM
9 2 (0.73%) NetApp
9 2 (0.73%) Veritas
9 2 (0.73%) VMware
10 1 (0.36%) Adobe
10 1 (0.36%) Murex