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 3 months to 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
London / City of London
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 135 96 113
Rank change year-on-year -39 +17  
Permanent jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 97 208 243
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 1.89% 2.91% 2.33%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.09% 3.23% 2.65%
Number of salaries quoted 88 174 213
Median salary £55,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.34% +4.54%  
90% offered a salary of more than £36,750 £40,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £75,000 £72,500
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 the City of London with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
City of London
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 4641 6448 9164
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 90.52% 90.31% 87.80%
Number of salaries quoted 4239 5742 7723
Median salary £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.16% +4.34%  
90% offered a salary of more than £41,000 £42,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £82,500 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

User Acceptance Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the City of London 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 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 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Salary histogram for User Acceptance Testing in the City of London

For the 6 months to 28 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 City of London region with a requirement for User Acceptance Testing.

1 97 (43.30%) Finance
2 77 (34.38%) QA
3 76 (33.93%) Agile Software Development
4 72 (32.14%) SQL
5 59 (26.34%) Analytical Skills
6 49 (21.88%) SDLC
7 47 (20.98%) Project Management
8 46 (20.54%) Test Scripting
9 43 (19.20%) CRM
10 40 (17.86%) Management Information System
11 39 (17.41%) Business Analysis
11 39 (17.41%) Business Intelligence
12 36 (16.07%) System Testing
13 33 (14.73%) JIRA
14 32 (14.29%) Oracle BI EE
14 32 (14.29%) Siebel
14 32 (14.29%) Microsoft
15 31 (13.84%) MS Office
16 30 (13.39%) Selenium
17 29 (12.95%) Defect Management
17 29 (12.95%) ISEB
17 29 (12.95%) Data Analysis
18 28 (12.50%) System Integration Testing
18 28 (12.50%) Test Automation
19 27 (12.05%) Test Management
19 27 (12.05%) Relational Database
20 26 (11.61%) ITIL
21 24 (10.71%) Oracle
21 24 (10.71%) ISTQB
21 24 (10.71%) Banking

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 9 (4.02%) SharePoint
2 5 (2.23%) BizTalk Server
2 5 (2.23%) CMS
3 2 (0.89%) Confluence
3 2 (0.89%) Drupal
3 2 (0.89%) Sitecore CMS
3 2 (0.89%) Tomcat
4 1 (0.45%) Apache
4 1 (0.45%) JBoss
4 1 (0.45%) Joomla!
4 1 (0.45%) Magnolia
4 1 (0.45%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.45%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (0.45%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (0.45%) WebSphere
Applications
1 31 (13.84%) MS Office
2 23 (10.27%) MS Visio
3 22 (9.82%) MS Excel
4 18 (8.04%) MS Project
5 7 (3.13%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.45%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 6 (2.68%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (2.23%) Dynamics GP
3 3 (1.34%) NetSuite
4 1 (0.45%) Magento
4 1 (0.45%) Markit EDM
4 1 (0.45%) Northgate Housing
4 1 (0.45%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.23%) SaaS
2 3 (1.34%) Office 365
2 3 (1.34%) OpenShift
3 2 (0.89%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.89%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (0.89%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.45%) GitHub
4 1 (0.45%) Google Analytics
4 1 (0.45%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 10 (4.46%) SAN
2 6 (2.68%) Intranet
3 3 (1.34%) Firewall
3 3 (1.34%) TCP/IP
4 2 (0.89%) Internet
4 2 (0.89%) LDAP
5 1 (0.45%) DMZ
5 1 (0.45%) FTP
5 1 (0.45%) HTTP
5 1 (0.45%) HTTPS
5 1 (0.45%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (14.29%) Oracle BI EE
2 27 (12.05%) Relational Database
3 19 (8.48%) SQL Server
4 14 (6.25%) Data Warehouse
5 13 (5.80%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 13 (5.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 13 (5.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 9 (4.02%) QlikView
7 5 (2.23%) BusinessObjects
8 4 (1.79%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 4 (1.79%) OLAP
8 4 (1.79%) OLTP
8 4 (1.79%) SQL Server 2008
8 4 (1.79%) SQL Server 2014
9 3 (1.34%) Big Data
9 3 (1.34%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
9 3 (1.34%) RDBMS
10 2 (0.89%) Crystal Reports
10 2 (0.89%) MySQL
11 1 (0.45%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 33 (14.73%) JIRA
2 30 (13.39%) Selenium
3 10 (4.46%) Team Foundation Server
4 7 (3.13%) Jenkins
5 5 (2.23%) Cucumber
6 4 (1.79%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 4 (1.79%) Gatling
6 4 (1.79%) Subversion
7 3 (1.34%) LoadRunner
7 3 (1.34%) Visual Studio
8 2 (0.89%) Cobertura
8 2 (0.89%) Git (software)
8 2 (0.89%) Hudson
8 2 (0.89%) Jasmine
8 2 (0.89%) JMeter
8 2 (0.89%) Karma Test Runner
8 2 (0.89%) Protractor
8 2 (0.89%) WebDriver
9 1 (0.45%) Appium
9 1 (0.45%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 97 (43.30%) Finance
2 24 (10.71%) Banking
3 8 (3.57%) Marketing
4 4 (1.79%) Front Office
5 3 (1.34%) Financial Institution
5 3 (1.34%) Retail
5 3 (1.34%) Telecoms
6 2 (0.89%) German Language
6 2 (0.89%) Investment Banking
6 2 (0.89%) Law
6 2 (0.89%) Legal
7 1 (0.45%) Advertising
7 1 (0.45%) Back Office
7 1 (0.45%) Billing
7 1 (0.45%) Games
7 1 (0.45%) General Ledger
7 1 (0.45%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.45%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 90 (40.18%) Analyst
2 63 (28.13%) Business Analyst
3 34 (15.18%) Test Leader
4 24 (10.71%) Insurance Business Analyst
5 19 (8.48%) Administrator
5 19 (8.48%) Developer
6 18 (8.04%) Applications Support
7 15 (6.70%) Test Analyst
8 14 (6.25%) Commercial Analyst
8 14 (6.25%) Commercial Business Analyst
8 14 (6.25%) Tester
9 13 (5.80%) Applications Specialist
9 13 (5.80%) Applications Support Specialist
9 13 (5.80%) Senior Analyst
9 13 (5.80%) Siebel Specialist
9 13 (5.80%) Support Specialist
10 12 (5.36%) Lead Tester
11 10 (4.46%) Financial Analyst
11 10 (4.46%) Senior Business Analyst
11 10 (4.46%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (10.27%) XML
2 16 (7.14%) Web Services
3 11 (4.91%) .NET
4 6 (2.68%) HTML
4 6 (2.68%) JMS
5 5 (2.23%) Apache Camel
6 4 (1.79%) AngularJS
6 4 (1.79%) ASP.NET Web API
6 4 (1.79%) EJB
6 4 (1.79%) Entity Framework
6 4 (1.79%) Middleware
6 4 (1.79%) RESTful
6 4 (1.79%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 3 (1.34%) .NET Framework
7 3 (1.34%) SOAP
8 2 (0.89%) Gherkin
8 2 (0.89%) jQuery
8 2 (0.89%) Regular Expression
8 2 (0.89%) Struts
8 2 (0.89%) Struts2
Miscellaneous
1 59 (26.34%) Analytical Skills
2 40 (17.86%) Management Information System
3 9 (4.02%) Clustering
3 9 (4.02%) User Experience
4 8 (3.57%) Reinsurance
5 5 (2.23%) Fintech
6 4 (1.79%) Computer Science
6 4 (1.79%) Credit Risk
6 4 (1.79%) Data Centre
6 4 (1.79%) Fixed Income
6 4 (1.79%) Market Risk
6 4 (1.79%) Mobile App
7 3 (1.34%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (1.34%) Reference Data
8 2 (0.89%) Minimum Viable Product
8 2 (0.89%) NHS
9 1 (0.45%) Cyberthreat
9 1 (0.45%) Equities
9 1 (0.45%) Linux Command Line
9 1 (0.45%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 10 (4.46%) Linux
1 10 (4.46%) Windows
2 4 (1.79%) Android
2 4 (1.79%) Unix
2 4 (1.79%) Windows Server
2 4 (1.79%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (1.79%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (1.34%) Apple iOS
3 3 (1.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (0.89%) Solaris
5 1 (0.45%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 76 (33.93%) Agile Software Development
2 49 (21.88%) SDLC
3 47 (20.98%) Project Management
4 46 (20.54%) Test Scripting
5 43 (19.20%) CRM
6 39 (17.41%) Business Analysis
6 39 (17.41%) Business Intelligence
7 36 (16.07%) System Testing
8 29 (12.95%) Data Analysis
8 29 (12.95%) Defect Management
9 28 (12.50%) System Integration Testing
9 28 (12.50%) Test Automation
10 27 (12.05%) Test Management
11 26 (11.61%) ITIL
12 23 (10.27%) Scrum
13 20 (8.93%) Software Testing
13 20 (8.93%) Validation
14 19 (8.48%) Line Management
15 18 (8.04%) Regression Testing
16 17 (7.59%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 72 (32.14%) SQL
2 19 (8.48%) JavaScript
3 18 (8.04%) Java
4 13 (5.80%) VBScript
5 10 (4.46%) C#
6 9 (4.02%) T-SQL
7 7 (3.13%) C
7 7 (3.13%) Python
8 4 (1.79%) PowerShell
8 4 (1.79%) Ruby
8 4 (1.79%) VB
9 3 (1.34%) PL/SQL
10 2 (0.89%) Korn
10 2 (0.89%) Shell Script
11 1 (0.45%) Jython
11 1 (0.45%) Perl
11 1 (0.45%) PHP
11 1 (0.45%) XPath
Qualifications
1 29 (12.95%) ISEB
2 24 (10.71%) ISTQB
3 19 (8.48%) Degree
4 5 (2.23%) Security Cleared
5 2 (0.89%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (0.45%) CITP
6 1 (0.45%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 1 (0.45%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (0.45%) MCSD
6 1 (0.45%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.45%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.45%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 77 (34.38%) QA
2 5 (2.23%) IFRS
3 4 (1.79%) Basel II
4 2 (0.89%) SLA
5 1 (0.45%) EMIR
5 1 (0.45%) MiFID
5 1 (0.45%) PMO
5 1 (0.45%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 2 (0.89%) Cronacle
1 2 (0.89%) Docker
1 2 (0.89%) Veritas File System
1 2 (0.89%) Veritas Volume Manager
1 2 (0.89%) Virtual Servers
2 1 (0.45%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 16 (7.14%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (0.89%) Ansible
2 2 (0.89%) NetBackup
2 2 (0.89%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (0.89%) Puppet
2 2 (0.89%) Rancher
3 1 (0.45%) ITRS Geneos
Vendors
1 32 (14.29%) Microsoft
1 32 (14.29%) Siebel
2 24 (10.71%) Oracle
3 18 (8.04%) Sun
4 17 (7.59%) HP
5 14 (6.25%) Atlassian
6 5 (2.23%) Citrix
7 4 (1.79%) Bloomberg
7 4 (1.79%) Cadence
7 4 (1.79%) Cognos
7 4 (1.79%) Reuters
8 3 (1.34%) Red Hat
8 3 (1.34%) Salesforce.com
8 3 (1.34%) SAP
9 2 (0.89%) Alias
9 2 (0.89%) Cognizant
9 2 (0.89%) Dell
9 2 (0.89%) GoldenSource
9 2 (0.89%) Sitecore
9 2 (0.89%) Veritas
City, London
I3
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 50,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
HFG
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits Exceptional Benefits & Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £49,000
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £50000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
City of London
Michael Page Technology
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + package
Posted: 13 days ago
City of London
Michael Page Technology
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + package
Posted: 15 days ago
City, London
Sogeti
Salary: Competitive salary + benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £90,000-110,000
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £75k to £90k + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000 - £75,000 + package
Posted: 6 days ago