Period
to 24 November 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 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
South West > Gloucestershire
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 108 117 101
Rank change year-on-year +9 -16 +7
Permanent jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 30 50 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 2.02% 2.21% 2.29%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.28% 2.44% 2.56%
Number of salaries quoted 40 50 39
Gloucestershire median annual salary £50,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £32,475 £32,450 £30,750
90th Percentile £56,250 £52,500 £48,000
South West median annual salary £43,750 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +9.38% - -

User Acceptance Testing is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Gloucestershire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1316 2045 1837
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 88.62% 90.41% 89.48%
Number of salaries quoted 1074 1671 1485
Gloucestershire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £25,500 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £62,500 £62,500 £65,000
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 24 November 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 24 November 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
Cirencester +2 17 £52,500 +50.00%
Cheltenham +13 8 £50,000 +12.36%
Gloucester +18 6 £52,500 +31.25%
User Acceptance Testing
South West

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 20 (66.67%) Test Automation
2 16 (53.33%) Functional Testing
2 16 (53.33%) Non-Functional Testing
2 16 (53.33%) Finance
3 15 (50.00%) SQL
4 12 (40.00%) Selenium
5 11 (36.67%) QA
6 10 (33.33%) ISTQB
6 10 (33.33%) Scrum
6 10 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
6 10 (33.33%) Acceptance Criteria
7 9 (30.00%) Test Scripting
8 8 (26.67%) Software Testing
8 8 (26.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 8 (26.67%) Test Strategy
9 7 (23.33%) Degree
10 6 (20.00%) System Testing
10 6 (20.00%) Use Case
10 6 (20.00%) LoadRunner
10 6 (20.00%) Project Management
10 6 (20.00%) GAP Analysis
10 6 (20.00%) Management Information System
10 6 (20.00%) SOAP
10 6 (20.00%) SoapUI
10 6 (20.00%) Root Cause Analysis
10 6 (20.00%) Business Process Mapping
10 6 (20.00%) WebDriver
10 6 (20.00%) Business Process Analysis
10 6 (20.00%) Domain Models
10 6 (20.00%) Creative Thinking

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:

Applications
1 2 (6.67%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (6.67%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (6.67%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 2 (6.67%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 4 (13.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.33%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (13.33%) Azure SQL Database
2 3 (10.00%) Oracle Database
2 3 (10.00%) RDBMS
2 3 (10.00%) Relational Database
3 2 (6.67%) SQL Server
4 1 (3.33%) Big Data
4 1 (3.33%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 12 (40.00%) Selenium
2 6 (20.00%) LoadRunner
2 6 (20.00%) SoapUI
2 6 (20.00%) WebDriver
3 5 (16.67%) Cucumber
3 5 (16.67%) JMeter
4 4 (13.33%) NUnit
4 4 (13.33%) SpecFlow
4 4 (13.33%) TeamCity
4 4 (13.33%) Visual Studio Team System
5 3 (10.00%) JIRA
5 3 (10.00%) Oracle APEX
6 1 (3.33%) Concordion
6 1 (3.33%) Git (software)
6 1 (3.33%) PyUnit
6 1 (3.33%) RSpec
General
1 16 (53.33%) Finance
2 1 (3.33%) Banking
2 1 (3.33%) Law
2 1 (3.33%) Military
2 1 (3.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 21 (70.00%) Analyst
2 12 (40.00%) Test Analyst
3 7 (23.33%) Team Leader
3 7 (23.33%) Test Team Leader
4 6 (20.00%) Business Analyst
5 4 (13.33%) Test Leader
6 3 (10.00%) Systems Analyst
7 2 (6.67%) Oracle Analyst
7 2 (6.67%) QA Analyst
7 2 (6.67%) QA Test Analyst
7 2 (6.67%) SQL Analyst
7 2 (6.67%) UAT Analyst
8 1 (3.33%) Automation Team Leader
8 1 (3.33%) Automation Test Analyst
8 1 (3.33%) Automation Test Lead
8 1 (3.33%) Excel Analyst
8 1 (3.33%) Manual Test Analyst
8 1 (3.33%) SQL Data Analyst
8 1 (3.33%) SQL Server Analyst
8 1 (3.33%) UAT Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (20.00%) SOAP
2 3 (10.00%) .NET
3 1 (3.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (20.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (3.33%) Cybercrime
2 1 (3.33%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.33%) Android
1 1 (3.33%) Linux
1 1 (3.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (66.67%) Test Automation
2 16 (53.33%) Functional Testing
2 16 (53.33%) Non-Functional Testing
3 10 (33.33%) Acceptance Criteria
3 10 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (33.33%) Scrum
4 9 (30.00%) Test Scripting
5 8 (26.67%) Software Testing
5 8 (26.67%) Test Strategy
6 6 (20.00%) Business Process Analysis
6 6 (20.00%) Business Process Mapping
6 6 (20.00%) Creative Thinking
6 6 (20.00%) Domain Models
6 6 (20.00%) GAP Analysis
6 6 (20.00%) Project Management
6 6 (20.00%) Root Cause Analysis
6 6 (20.00%) System Testing
6 6 (20.00%) Use Case
7 5 (16.67%) Software Delivery
7 5 (16.67%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 15 (50.00%) SQL
2 4 (13.33%) C#
3 2 (6.67%) Bash Shell
3 2 (6.67%) Python
4 1 (3.33%) Java
4 1 (3.33%) JavaScript
4 1 (3.33%) VB
Qualifications
1 10 (33.33%) ISTQB
2 8 (26.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 7 (23.33%) Degree
4 4 (13.33%) ISEB
5 2 (6.67%) Security Cleared
6 1 (3.33%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (36.67%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (3.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (10.00%) Oracle