The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Gloucester 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 22 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Gloucestershire / Gloucester
Rank 32 34 39
Rank change year-on-year +2 +5  
Permanent jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 7 6 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucester 3.13% 3.03% 1.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.45% 3.41% 1.39%
Number of salaries quoted 7 6 3
Median salary £40,000 £50,000 £35,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.00% +41.84%  
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 Gloucester with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Gloucester
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 203 176 216
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Gloucester 90.63% 88.89% 90.38%
Number of salaries quoted 186 107 190
Median salary £40,750 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -18.50% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £70,000 £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 Gloucester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Gloucester 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 Gloucester

User Acceptance Testing
Salary Trend in Gloucester

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

Salary trend for User Acceptance Testing in Gloucester

User Acceptance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucester

For the 6 months to 22 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 Gloucester region with a requirement for User Acceptance Testing.

1 13 (86.67%) C#
1 13 (86.67%) ISEB
2 12 (80.00%) ISTQB
3 11 (73.33%) LoadRunner
3 11 (73.33%) C++
3 11 (73.33%) Java
3 11 (73.33%) DV Cleared
3 11 (73.33%) Security Cleared
4 10 (66.67%) OpenUP
4 10 (66.67%) TestNG
4 10 (66.67%) JIRA
4 10 (66.67%) Functional Testing
4 10 (66.67%) Non-Functional Testing
4 10 (66.67%) User Stories
4 10 (66.67%) Cucumber
4 10 (66.67%) SQL
4 10 (66.67%) JUnit
4 10 (66.67%) Selenium
5 2 (13.33%) Visual Studio
5 2 (13.33%) ASP.NET
5 2 (13.33%) .NET
5 2 (13.33%) SQL Server
5 2 (13.33%) MVC
5 2 (13.33%) ASP.NET MVC 5
5 2 (13.33%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (13.33%) System Testing
6 1 (6.67%) HP Quality Center
6 1 (6.67%) SC Cleared
6 1 (6.67%) Shell Script
6 1 (6.67%) Unix

User Acceptance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucester 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (13.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 11 (73.33%) LoadRunner
2 10 (66.67%) Cucumber
2 10 (66.67%) JIRA
2 10 (66.67%) JUnit
2 10 (66.67%) Selenium
2 10 (66.67%) TestNG
3 2 (13.33%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 13 (86.67%) Analyst
1 13 (86.67%) Test Analyst
2 11 (73.33%) Software Analyst
2 11 (73.33%) Software Test Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) .NET Developer
3 2 (13.33%) .NET Software Developer
3 2 (13.33%) ASP.NET Developer
3 2 (13.33%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
3 2 (13.33%) C# .NET Developer
3 2 (13.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 2 (13.33%) C# Developer
3 2 (13.33%) C# Software Developer
3 2 (13.33%) Developer
3 2 (13.33%) Manual Test Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) Software Developer
3 2 (13.33%) UAT Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) UAT Test Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Senior .NET Software Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Senior ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Senior C# Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (13.33%) .NET
1 2 (13.33%) ASP.NET
1 2 (13.33%) ASP.NET MVC
1 2 (13.33%) ASP.NET MVC 5
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.67%) Linux
1 1 (6.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (66.67%) Functional Testing
1 10 (66.67%) Non-Functional Testing
1 10 (66.67%) OpenUP
1 10 (66.67%) User Stories
2 2 (13.33%) MVC
2 2 (13.33%) System Testing
3 1 (6.67%) Integration Testing
3 1 (6.67%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 13 (86.67%) C#
2 11 (73.33%) C++
2 11 (73.33%) Java
3 10 (66.67%) SQL
4 1 (6.67%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 13 (86.67%) ISEB
2 12 (80.00%) ISTQB
3 11 (73.33%) DV Cleared
3 11 (73.33%) Security Cleared
4 1 (6.67%) SC Cleared
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (6.67%) HP