Period
to 26 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire 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 26 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
South West > Gloucestershire
6 months to
26 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 82 105 116
Rank change year-on-year +23 +11 -36
Permanent jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 63 51 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 3.73% 2.42% 1.69%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.12% 2.75% 1.93%
Number of salaries quoted 39 48 34
Gloucestershire median annual salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% +12.50% +5.26%
10th Percentile £21,250 £33,875 £26,975
90th Percentile £50,250 £56,625 £48,525
South West median annual 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 Gloucestershire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Gloucestershire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1528 1856 1816
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire 90.36% 88.21% 87.77%
Number of salaries quoted 1227 1330 1473
Gloucestershire median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.56% +8.43% +6.41%
10th Percentile £25,750 £27,500 £26,000
90th Percentile £63,750 £65,000 £63,750
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +3.90%

User Acceptance Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucestershire

Job postings citing User Acceptance Testing as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire.

Job vacancy trend for User Acceptance Testing in Gloucestershire

User Acceptance Testing
Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Salary trend for User Acceptance Testing in Gloucestershire

User Acceptance Testing
Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing User Acceptance Testing in Gloucestershire over the 6 months to 26 July 2017.

Salary histogram for User Acceptance Testing in Gloucestershire

User Acceptance Testing
Job Locations in Gloucestershire

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 Gloucestershire region over the 6 months to 26 July 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Gloucester +12 18 £40,000 -5.88% 2
Cheltenham -6 12 £22,500 -50.00% 1
Cirencester -6 11 £29,000 -31.76%
Tewkesbury - 6 £23,250 -
User Acceptance Testing
South West

For the 6 months to 26 July 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 Gloucestershire region with a requirement for User Acceptance Testing.

1 23 (36.51%) SQL
1 23 (36.51%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (34.92%) Finance
2 22 (34.92%) Security Cleared
3 21 (33.33%) Test Automation
3 21 (33.33%) Management Information System
4 20 (31.75%) Project Management
5 17 (26.98%) Use Case
6 16 (25.40%) QA
6 16 (25.40%) Selenium
7 15 (23.81%) User Stories
7 15 (23.81%) Analytical Skills
8 13 (20.63%) Scenario Testing
8 13 (20.63%) Non-Functional Testing
9 12 (19.05%) Functional Testing
9 12 (19.05%) DV Cleared
9 12 (19.05%) Waterfall
9 12 (19.05%) Test Scripting
9 12 (19.05%) ISTQB
9 12 (19.05%) ISEB
9 12 (19.05%) LoadRunner
10 11 (17.46%) C#
10 11 (17.46%) Java
10 11 (17.46%) Business Analysis
10 11 (17.46%) Workflow
10 11 (17.46%) System Testing
11 10 (15.87%) Integration Testing
11 10 (15.87%) OpenUP
11 10 (15.87%) TestNG
11 10 (15.87%) Cucumber

User Acceptance Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills in Gloucestershire 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 2 (3.17%) Mule
2 1 (1.59%) CMS
2 1 (1.59%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 9 (14.29%) MS Visio
2 2 (3.17%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (3.17%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (3.17%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.59%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 6 (9.52%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (9.52%) Big Data
2 4 (6.35%) Relational Database
3 3 (4.76%) Oracle Database
3 3 (4.76%) RDBMS
3 3 (4.76%) SQL Server
4 2 (3.17%) MySQL
5 1 (1.59%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (1.59%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 16 (25.40%) Selenium
2 12 (19.05%) LoadRunner
3 10 (15.87%) Cucumber
3 10 (15.87%) JIRA
3 10 (15.87%) JUnit
3 10 (15.87%) TestNG
4 4 (6.35%) Visual Studio
5 3 (4.76%) Oracle APEX
5 3 (4.76%) Selenium IDE
5 3 (4.76%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (4.76%) WebDriver
6 2 (3.17%) Git (software)
6 2 (3.17%) RSpec
7 1 (1.59%) Concordion
7 1 (1.59%) Jenkins
7 1 (1.59%) PyUnit
7 1 (1.59%) SoapUI
General
1 22 (34.92%) Finance
2 7 (11.11%) Retail
3 6 (9.52%) Banking
3 6 (9.52%) Retail Banking
4 5 (7.94%) Local Government
4 5 (7.94%) Marketing
5 2 (3.17%) Electronics
6 1 (1.59%) Law
6 1 (1.59%) Military
Job Titles
1 46 (73.02%) Analyst
2 23 (36.51%) Test Analyst
3 17 (26.98%) Business Analyst
4 11 (17.46%) Software Analyst
4 11 (17.46%) Software Test Analyst
5 10 (15.87%) Junior
6 8 (12.70%) Developer
6 8 (12.70%) Junior Analyst
7 6 (9.52%) Finance Business Analyst
7 6 (9.52%) Financial Analyst
7 6 (9.52%) Financial Business Analyst
7 6 (9.52%) Financial Services Business Analyst
7 6 (9.52%) Junior Test Analyst
7 6 (9.52%) Service Analyst
8 5 (7.94%) Applications Developer
9 4 (6.35%) Information Systems Engineer
9 4 (6.35%) QA Analyst
9 4 (6.35%) QA Test Analyst
9 4 (6.35%) Senior Systems Engineer
9 4 (6.35%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (9.52%) XML
2 5 (7.94%) .NET
2 5 (7.94%) XForms
2 5 (7.94%) XSD
2 5 (7.94%) XSL
3 3 (4.76%) SOAP
4 2 (3.17%) AngularJS
4 2 (3.17%) jQuery
4 2 (3.17%) Laravel
4 2 (3.17%) REST
4 2 (3.17%) Symfony
4 2 (3.17%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 2 (3.17%) Web Services
4 2 (3.17%) Zend Framework
5 1 (1.59%) ASP.NET
5 1 (1.59%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (1.59%) ASP.NET MVC 5
Miscellaneous
1 21 (33.33%) Management Information System
2 15 (23.81%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (9.52%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 4 (6.35%) Linux
1 4 (6.35%) Unix
2 1 (1.59%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (36.51%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (33.33%) Test Automation
3 20 (31.75%) Project Management
4 17 (26.98%) Use Case
5 15 (23.81%) User Stories
6 13 (20.63%) Non-Functional Testing
6 13 (20.63%) Scenario Testing
7 12 (19.05%) Functional Testing
7 12 (19.05%) Test Scripting
7 12 (19.05%) Waterfall
8 11 (17.46%) Business Analysis
8 11 (17.46%) System Testing
8 11 (17.46%) Workflow
9 10 (15.87%) Business Process Analysis
9 10 (15.87%) Business Process Mapping
9 10 (15.87%) Domain Models
9 10 (15.87%) GAP Analysis
9 10 (15.87%) Integration Testing
9 10 (15.87%) OpenUP
9 10 (15.87%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 23 (36.51%) SQL
2 11 (17.46%) C#
2 11 (17.46%) Java
3 10 (15.87%) C++
4 5 (7.94%) C
4 5 (7.94%) XPath
4 5 (7.94%) XQuery
5 4 (6.35%) JavaScript
6 2 (3.17%) Bash Shell
6 2 (3.17%) PHP
6 2 (3.17%) Python
6 2 (3.17%) VB
7 1 (1.59%) PL/SQL
7 1 (1.59%) Shell Script
7 1 (1.59%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 22 (34.92%) Security Cleared
2 12 (19.05%) DV Cleared
2 12 (19.05%) ISEB
2 12 (19.05%) ISTQB
3 10 (15.87%) Degree
4 5 (7.94%) SC Cleared
5 2 (3.17%) HND
5 2 (3.17%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (25.40%) QA
2 1 (1.59%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 10 (15.87%) Microsoft
2 5 (7.94%) CA Agile Central
3 4 (6.35%) Oracle
4 2 (3.17%) TIBCO
4 2 (3.17%) Zend
5 1 (1.59%) Sitecore
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