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

User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
England / East of England
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 149 170 197
Rank change year-on-year +21 +27  
Permanent jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 118 94 102
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 1.90% 1.39% 1.24%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.15% 1.59% 1.44%
Number of salaries quoted 86 80 66
Median salary £41,500 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.35% -5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £32,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  

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 5480 5908 7083
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 88.03% 87.64% 86.33%
Number of salaries quoted 4436 4963 5802
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

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 26 June 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 26 June 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
Essex +15 29 £42,500 -12.82%
Hertfordshire -22 26 £35,500 -21.11% 1
Cambridgeshire -11 20 £40,000 -
Bedfordshire +25 16 £47,500 - 4
Norfolk - 16 £32,000 - 1
Suffolk +3 11 £26,000 -26.24% 1
User Acceptance Testing
England

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 96 (43.05%) Microsoft
2 95 (42.60%) Agile Software Development
3 74 (33.18%) QA
4 73 (32.74%) SQL
5 65 (29.15%) SDLC
6 61 (27.35%) Finance
7 53 (23.77%) .NET
8 50 (22.42%) SQL Server
9 48 (21.52%) Test Automation
10 37 (16.59%) C#
11 33 (14.80%) Analytical Skills
12 31 (13.90%) JIRA
13 30 (13.45%) Business Intelligence
14 29 (13.00%) Android
14 29 (13.00%) Waterfall
14 29 (13.00%) Test Strategy
14 29 (13.00%) Xamarin
15 28 (12.56%) SQL Server 2008
15 28 (12.56%) Regression Testing
16 27 (12.11%) MVC
16 27 (12.11%) Project Management
16 27 (12.11%) ISEB
16 27 (12.11%) ISTQB
16 27 (12.11%) Apple iOS
17 26 (11.66%) Selenium
17 26 (11.66%) Degree
18 24 (10.76%) Microsoft Excel
19 23 (10.31%) Windows
19 23 (10.31%) Oracle
19 23 (10.31%) VB.NET

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 (4.48%) Apache
2 9 (4.04%) SharePoint
3 7 (3.14%) IIS
4 3 (1.35%) Drupal
5 2 (0.90%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 2 (0.90%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.45%) Confluence
Applications
1 24 (10.76%) Microsoft Excel
2 17 (7.62%) Microsoft Office
2 17 (7.62%) MS Visio
3 15 (6.73%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 6 (2.69%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 9 (4.04%) Dynamics AX
1 9 (4.04%) SAP FI
2 7 (3.14%) SAP BPC
3 4 (1.79%) Dynamics NAV
3 4 (1.79%) Maximo
4 2 (0.90%) Oracle CRM
4 2 (0.90%) SAP CO
4 2 (0.90%) SAP FI/CO
5 1 (0.45%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.45%) Oracle Financials
5 1 (0.45%) SAP R/3
Cloud Services
1 6 (2.69%) Oracle CX
1 6 (2.69%) Oracle Service Cloud
2 4 (1.79%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (1.79%) PaaS
2 4 (1.79%) SaaS
3 3 (1.35%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (1.35%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (0.45%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.24%) Internet
2 4 (1.79%) HTTP
3 1 (0.45%) SSL
3 1 (0.45%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (22.42%) SQL Server
2 28 (12.56%) SQL Server 2008
3 17 (7.62%) MySQL
4 11 (4.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 10 (4.48%) Data Warehouse
5 10 (4.48%) SQLite
6 9 (4.04%) SQL Server 2005
6 9 (4.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 8 (3.59%) SAP HANA
8 7 (3.14%) Relational Database
8 7 (3.14%) SAP BW
9 6 (2.69%) RDBMS
9 6 (2.69%) SQL Server 2014
9 6 (2.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 5 (2.24%) DTS
10 5 (2.24%) FileMaker
10 5 (2.24%) Hadoop
10 5 (2.24%) NoSQL
10 5 (2.24%) SQL Server 2000
10 5 (2.24%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 31 (13.90%) JIRA
2 26 (11.66%) Selenium
3 14 (6.28%) Team Foundation Server
4 11 (4.93%) Bugzilla
5 9 (4.04%) JMeter
6 8 (3.59%) Testopia
7 7 (3.14%) SoapUI
8 6 (2.69%) Cucumber
8 6 (2.69%) MSI
9 5 (2.24%) InstallShield
9 5 (2.24%) WebDriver
10 4 (1.79%) HP UFT
10 4 (1.79%) Jenkins
11 3 (1.35%) Git (software)
11 3 (1.35%) SpecFlow
11 3 (1.35%) TeamCity
11 3 (1.35%) TestDirector
11 3 (1.35%) TestLink
11 3 (1.35%) Vagrant
11 3 (1.35%) Visual Studio
General
1 61 (27.35%) Finance
2 12 (5.38%) Banking
3 11 (4.93%) Retail
4 9 (4.04%) Marketing
5 6 (2.69%) Legal
6 5 (2.24%) Advertising
6 5 (2.24%) Back Office
6 5 (2.24%) Manufacturing
7 4 (1.79%) Publishing
8 3 (1.35%) Billing
9 2 (0.90%) Financial Institution
9 2 (0.90%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.45%) Games
10 1 (0.45%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 83 (37.22%) Analyst
2 47 (21.08%) Developer
3 27 (12.11%) Software Developer
4 25 (11.21%) Business Analyst
5 21 (9.42%) Test Analyst
6 20 (8.97%) Support Analyst
7 18 (8.07%) Applications Support
8 17 (7.62%) .NET Developer
9 16 (7.17%) Test Leader
10 14 (6.28%) Senior Analyst
11 13 (5.83%) C# Developer
12 12 (5.38%) Applications Support Analyst
13 10 (4.48%) C# .NET Developer
13 10 (4.48%) Test Manager
13 10 (4.48%) Tester
14 9 (4.04%) .NET Software Developer
14 9 (4.04%) Automation Test Lead
14 9 (4.04%) SQL Analyst
14 9 (4.04%) Systems Analyst
14 9 (4.04%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (23.77%) .NET
2 21 (9.42%) Android SDK
3 19 (8.52%) iOS SDK
4 14 (6.28%) HTML
4 14 (6.28%) Web Services
5 12 (5.38%) XML
6 9 (4.04%) SOAP
7 7 (3.14%) CSS
8 6 (2.69%) ASP.NET
9 5 (2.24%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 5 (2.24%) REST
10 4 (1.79%) WCF
11 3 (1.35%) AngularJS
11 3 (1.35%) Gherkin
11 3 (1.35%) jQuery
11 3 (1.35%) JSON
11 3 (1.35%) Laravel
11 3 (1.35%) Node.js
11 3 (1.35%) React
11 3 (1.35%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 33 (14.80%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (8.07%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 15 (6.73%) Computer Science
4 9 (4.04%) e-Learning
5 8 (3.59%) Virtual Team
6 7 (3.14%) Enterprise Software
7 6 (2.69%) Management Information System
8 5 (2.24%) Data Protection Act
8 5 (2.24%) Fintech
9 4 (1.79%) Mobile App
10 3 (1.35%) Digital Media
10 3 (1.35%) Fat Client
10 3 (1.35%) iPad
10 3 (1.35%) Thin Client
11 2 (0.90%) User Experience
12 1 (0.45%) Clustering
12 1 (0.45%) Data Centre
12 1 (0.45%) Life Science
12 1 (0.45%) Robotics
12 1 (0.45%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 29 (13.00%) Android
2 27 (12.11%) Apple iOS
3 23 (10.31%) Windows
4 10 (4.48%) Windows Server
5 5 (2.24%) Windows Vista
6 4 (1.79%) Linux
6 4 (1.79%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (1.35%) Unix
8 2 (0.90%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 95 (42.60%) Agile Software Development
2 65 (29.15%) SDLC
3 48 (21.52%) Test Automation
4 30 (13.45%) Business Intelligence
5 29 (13.00%) Test Strategy
5 29 (13.00%) Waterfall
6 28 (12.56%) Regression Testing
7 27 (12.11%) MVC
7 27 (12.11%) Project Management
8 23 (10.31%) Business Analysis
8 23 (10.31%) Web Development
9 21 (9.42%) Functional Testing
9 21 (9.42%) Test Scripting
10 20 (8.97%) Continuous Improvement
10 20 (8.97%) Data Modelling
10 20 (8.97%) Defect Management
11 19 (8.52%) DevOps
11 19 (8.52%) Manual Testing
11 19 (8.52%) Software Testing
11 19 (8.52%) System Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 73 (32.74%) SQL
2 37 (16.59%) C#
3 23 (10.31%) VB.NET
4 13 (5.83%) Java
5 12 (5.38%) PHP
6 11 (4.93%) JavaScript
7 7 (3.14%) PL/SQL
8 3 (1.35%) PowerShell
8 3 (1.35%) Python
8 3 (1.35%) T-SQL
9 2 (0.90%) C
9 2 (0.90%) VB
10 1 (0.45%) R
Qualifications
1 27 (12.11%) ISEB
1 27 (12.11%) ISTQB
2 26 (11.66%) Degree
3 10 (4.48%) Computer Science Degree
4 5 (2.24%) MCITP
4 5 (2.24%) MCTS
4 5 (2.24%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (1.79%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 3 (1.35%) ISEB Practitioner
7 2 (0.90%) CBAP
8 1 (0.45%) ACCA
8 1 (0.45%) HND
8 1 (0.45%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 74 (33.18%) QA
2 5 (2.24%) GDPR
2 5 (2.24%) PCI DSS
3 3 (1.35%) SLA
4 2 (0.90%) Data Quality
4 2 (0.90%) GxP
System Software
1 10 (4.48%) Active Directory
2 7 (3.14%) vSphere
3 6 (2.69%) Microsoft App-V
4 3 (1.35%) Docker
5 1 (0.45%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 7 (3.14%) HP Quality Center
2 5 (2.24%) SCCM
2 5 (2.24%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 3 (1.35%) Puppet
4 1 (0.45%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 1 (0.45%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 96 (43.05%) Microsoft
2 29 (13.00%) Xamarin
3 23 (10.31%) Oracle
4 11 (4.93%) SAP
5 10 (4.48%) CA Agile Central
6 7 (3.14%) Dynatrace
6 7 (3.14%) Splunk
7 4 (1.79%) IBM
8 3 (1.35%) Rackspace
8 3 (1.35%) Tableau
9 2 (0.90%) BEA
9 2 (0.90%) hybris
9 2 (0.90%) Perforce
10 1 (0.45%) AppSense
10 1 (0.45%) Atlassian
10 1 (0.45%) Computacenter
10 1 (0.45%) Guidewire
10 1 (0.45%) HP
10 1 (0.45%) NetApp
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Tec Partners
Salary: £20000.00 - £25000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
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Williams Lea Tag
Salary: £48000 - £50,000 per year
Posted: 2 days ago
Luton
TUI Group Careers
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Luton
TUI Group Careers
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Luton
TUI Group Careers
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Hertfordshire
IQ Public Sector
Salary: £28000 - £34000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago