The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England 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.

User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
England / East of England
3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 141 155 122
Rank change year-on-year +14 -33  
Permanent jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 107 127 159
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 1.75% 1.72% 2.09%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.01% 1.96% 2.48%
Number of salaries quoted 84 103 116
Median salary £40,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.78% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,550 £30,000 £30,250
10% offered a salary of more than £57,200 £65,000 £55,000
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 East of England with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
East of England
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 5331 6473 6422
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 87.25% 87.88% 84.43%
Number of salaries quoted 4231 5117 5121
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,159 £30,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
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 East of England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East of England 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 East of England

User Acceptance Testing
Salary Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing User Acceptance Testing in the East of England.

Salary trend for User Acceptance Testing in the East of England

User Acceptance Testing
Salary Histogram in the East of England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing User Acceptance Testing in the East of England over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Salary histogram for User Acceptance Testing in the East of England

User Acceptance Testing
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing User Acceptance Testing within the East of England region over the 3 months to 27 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hertfordshire +5 36 £45,000 -18.18% 2
Norfolk - 24 £37,500 - 1
Essex +7 16 £42,500 -
Bedfordshire +7 13 £41,000 -6.81% 2
Suffolk +36 10 £26,500 -24.28% 1
Cambridgeshire -3 8 £40,000 -15.78% 4
User Acceptance Testing
England

User Acceptance Testing
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England

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 East of England region with a requirement for User Acceptance Testing.

1 109 (46.58%) Microsoft
1 109 (46.58%) Agile Software Development
2 93 (39.74%) MS Excel
3 89 (38.03%) Finance
4 74 (31.62%) ISTQB
5 67 (28.63%) ISEB
6 65 (27.78%) QA
7 64 (27.35%) Selenium
8 61 (26.07%) SQL
9 47 (20.09%) JIRA
10 46 (19.66%) SDLC
11 42 (17.95%) MS Visio
11 42 (17.95%) Project Management
12 39 (16.67%) Manual Testing
12 39 (16.67%) Test Strategy
13 36 (15.38%) Business Analysis
14 35 (14.96%) Regression Testing
15 34 (14.53%) Scrum
16 33 (14.10%) Automated Testing
17 32 (13.68%) Banking
18 31 (13.25%) Degree
18 31 (13.25%) Analytical Skills
19 28 (11.97%) Test Scripting
19 28 (11.97%) PRINCE2
19 28 (11.97%) .NET
20 27 (11.54%) Waterfall
21 26 (11.11%) Functional Testing
21 26 (11.11%) SAP
22 25 (10.68%) C#
23 24 (10.26%) SQL Server

User Acceptance Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 (4.27%) SharePoint
2 4 (1.71%) Confluence
3 2 (0.85%) Apache
3 2 (0.85%) Drupal
4 1 (0.43%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (0.43%) WebLogic
Applications
1 93 (39.74%) MS Excel
2 42 (17.95%) MS Visio
3 24 (10.26%) MS Office
4 15 (6.41%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.85%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 13 (5.56%) SAP FI
2 9 (3.85%) Dynamics AX
3 7 (2.99%) Payment Gateway
3 7 (2.99%) SAP BPC
4 6 (2.56%) SAP CO
4 6 (2.56%) SAP FI/CO
5 3 (1.28%) SAP R/3
6 1 (0.43%) Dynamics NAV
6 1 (0.43%) Maximo
6 1 (0.43%) Oracle EBS
6 1 (0.43%) Oracle Financials
6 1 (0.43%) SystmOne
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.14%) Oracle CX
1 5 (2.14%) PaaS
1 5 (2.14%) SaaS
1 5 (2.14%) SuccessFactors
2 3 (1.28%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (10.26%) SQL Server
2 12 (5.13%) MySQL
2 12 (5.13%) SQL Server 2008
3 10 (4.27%) SAP HANA
4 8 (3.42%) SAP BW
4 8 (3.42%) SQLite
5 7 (2.99%) Data Warehouse
6 6 (2.56%) FileMaker
7 4 (1.71%) BusinessObjects
7 4 (1.71%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
7 4 (1.71%) Relational Database
8 3 (1.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (0.43%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
9 1 (0.43%) Oracle BI Publisher
9 1 (0.43%) Oracle Database
9 1 (0.43%) Oracle Reports
9 1 (0.43%) SQL Server 2014
9 1 (0.43%) SQL Server 2016
9 1 (0.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (0.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 64 (27.35%) Selenium
2 47 (20.09%) JIRA
3 13 (5.56%) WebDriver
4 12 (5.13%) JMeter
5 8 (3.42%) Bugzilla
5 8 (3.42%) Team Foundation Server
6 7 (2.99%) InstallShield
6 7 (2.99%) MSI
7 6 (2.56%) HP UFT
7 6 (2.56%) Jenkins
7 6 (2.56%) Testopia
8 5 (2.14%) Git (software)
9 2 (0.85%) Appium
9 2 (0.85%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 2 (0.85%) TestDirector
9 2 (0.85%) TestLink
9 2 (0.85%) TestRail
9 2 (0.85%) Vagrant
9 2 (0.85%) Visual Studio
10 1 (0.43%) Eclipse
General
1 89 (38.03%) Finance
2 32 (13.68%) Banking
3 13 (5.56%) Retail
4 10 (4.27%) Back Office
4 10 (4.27%) Marketing
5 8 (3.42%) Legal
6 7 (2.99%) Billing
7 4 (1.71%) Games
7 4 (1.71%) Publishing
8 3 (1.28%) Financial Institution
9 2 (0.85%) Advertising
9 2 (0.85%) French Language
9 2 (0.85%) Retail Banking
9 2 (0.85%) Telecoms
10 1 (0.43%) Law
10 1 (0.43%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.43%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 120 (51.28%) Analyst
2 69 (29.49%) Test Analyst
3 31 (13.25%) Business Analyst
4 26 (11.11%) Developer
5 18 (7.69%) Manual Test Analyst
6 17 (7.26%) Automation Test Analyst
7 16 (6.84%) Software Developer
8 15 (6.41%) .NET Developer
9 14 (5.98%) Support Analyst
9 14 (5.98%) Test Leader
10 10 (4.27%) C# .NET Developer
10 10 (4.27%) C# Developer
11 9 (3.85%) Consultant
12 8 (3.42%) Architect
12 8 (3.42%) SAP Analyst
12 8 (3.42%) Senior Analyst
12 8 (3.42%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
12 8 (3.42%) Solutions Architect
12 8 (3.42%) Test Automation Engineer
12 8 (3.42%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (11.97%) .NET
2 14 (5.98%) HTML
3 8 (3.42%) CSS
3 8 (3.42%) Web Services
4 7 (2.99%) Android SDK
4 7 (2.99%) iOS SDK
5 6 (2.56%) ASP.NET
6 5 (2.14%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 4 (1.71%) jQuery
8 2 (0.85%) .NET Framework
8 2 (0.85%) AngularJS
8 2 (0.85%) Gherkin
8 2 (0.85%) Hibernate
8 2 (0.85%) LAMP
8 2 (0.85%) Laravel
8 2 (0.85%) Node.js
8 2 (0.85%) React
8 2 (0.85%) REST
8 2 (0.85%) SOAP
8 2 (0.85%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 31 (13.25%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (4.70%) Virtual Team
3 10 (4.27%) Computer Science
4 8 (3.42%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 7 (2.99%) e-Learning
6 4 (1.71%) Digital Media
6 4 (1.71%) Management Information System
7 2 (0.85%) Algorithms
7 2 (0.85%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (0.85%) FMCG
7 2 (0.85%) User Experience
8 1 (0.43%) Data Centre
8 1 (0.43%) Driving Licence
8 1 (0.43%) Fintech
8 1 (0.43%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 15 (6.41%) Android
1 15 (6.41%) Apple iOS
2 13 (5.56%) Windows
3 7 (2.99%) Windows Vista
4 5 (2.14%) Linux
5 2 (0.85%) Windows Server
6 1 (0.43%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 109 (46.58%) Agile Software Development
2 46 (19.66%) SDLC
3 42 (17.95%) Project Management
4 39 (16.67%) Manual Testing
4 39 (16.67%) Test Strategy
5 36 (15.38%) Business Analysis
6 35 (14.96%) Regression Testing
7 34 (14.53%) Scrum
8 33 (14.10%) Automated Testing
9 28 (11.97%) PRINCE2
9 28 (11.97%) Test Scripting
10 27 (11.54%) Waterfall
11 26 (11.11%) Functional Testing
12 21 (8.97%) Software Testing
12 21 (8.97%) System Integration Testing
13 19 (8.12%) Business Intelligence
13 19 (8.12%) Stakeholder Management
13 19 (8.12%) Test Planning
14 18 (7.69%) Validation
15 17 (7.26%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 61 (26.07%) SQL
2 25 (10.68%) C#
3 16 (6.84%) Java
4 13 (5.56%) JavaScript
4 13 (5.56%) PHP
5 11 (4.70%) VB.NET
6 3 (1.28%) C
6 3 (1.28%) PL/SQL
6 3 (1.28%) T-SQL
7 2 (0.85%) Python
8 1 (0.43%) ABAP
8 1 (0.43%) R
Qualifications
1 74 (31.62%) ISTQB
2 67 (28.63%) ISEB
3 31 (13.25%) Degree
4 21 (8.97%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 3 (1.28%) ACCA
5 3 (1.28%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 3 (1.28%) SAP Certification
6 2 (0.85%) CBAP
6 2 (0.85%) PMI Certification
6 2 (0.85%) PMP
7 1 (0.43%) MCSE
7 1 (0.43%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 65 (27.78%) QA
2 4 (1.71%) SLA
3 1 (0.43%) Data Quality
System Software
1 8 (3.42%) Active Directory
2 7 (2.99%) Microsoft App-V
3 2 (0.85%) Docker
4 1 (0.43%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 8 (3.42%) SCCM
2 7 (2.99%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 5 (2.14%) HP Quality Center
4 2 (0.85%) Puppet
Vendors
1 109 (46.58%) Microsoft
2 26 (11.11%) SAP
3 15 (6.41%) Xamarin
4 9 (3.85%) Oracle
5 7 (2.99%) CA Agile Central
6 2 (0.85%) Rackspace
6 2 (0.85%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (0.43%) BEA
7 1 (0.43%) Citrix
7 1 (0.43%) Computacenter
7 1 (0.43%) Guidewire
7 1 (0.43%) HP
7 1 (0.43%) hybris
7 1 (0.43%) IBM
7 1 (0.43%) Perforce
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