Period
to 21 May 2018

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 21 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
South West > Gloucestershire
6 months to
21 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 109 90 108
Rank change year-on-year -19 +18 +12
Permanent jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 19 69 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 1.24% 3.84% 1.92%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.36% 4.13% 2.16%
Number of salaries quoted 16 51 33
Gloucestershire median annual salary £56,250 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +40.63% -11.11% +12.50%
10th Percentile £46,875 £21,250 £32,900
90th Percentile £66,250 £51,250 £61,000
South West median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year - +11.11% -0.61%

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 1,397 1,671 1,808
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 91.01% 93.09% 89.24%
Number of salaries quoted 1,140 1,366 1,198
Gloucestershire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -5.56% +8.43%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £26,600
90th Percentile £65,000 £63,750 £65,000
South West median annual salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.19% +5.00% +1.27%

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 21 May 2018.

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 21 May 2018. 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 +10 11 £57,500 +4.55%
Gloucester -9 1 £37,500 -6.25% 1
Cheltenham -13 1 £43,500 +93.33%
User Acceptance Testing
South West

For the 6 months to 21 May 2018, IT jobs citing User Acceptance Testing also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Gloucestershire region with a requirement for User Acceptance Testing.

1 17 (89.47%) Test Management
1 17 (89.47%) Test Automation
1 17 (89.47%) Test Strategy
2 12 (63.16%) Acceptance Criteria
2 12 (63.16%) ISTQB
2 12 (63.16%) Programme Management
2 12 (63.16%) Finance
2 12 (63.16%) Web Services
3 11 (57.89%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (57.89%) Banking
4 6 (31.58%) Software Testing
4 6 (31.58%) Stakeholder Management
4 6 (31.58%) JIRA
4 6 (31.58%) ISEB
4 6 (31.58%) Fintech
4 6 (31.58%) People Management
4 6 (31.58%) Anti-Money Laundering
4 6 (31.58%) HP Quality Center
4 6 (31.58%) High Availability
5 5 (26.32%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 5 (26.32%) Functional Testing
5 5 (26.32%) Non-Functional Testing
5 5 (26.32%) Coaching
5 5 (26.32%) Virtual Team
5 5 (26.32%) Wealth Management
5 5 (26.32%) Integration Testing
6 3 (15.79%) System Integration Testing
7 2 (10.53%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (10.53%) Project Management
8 1 (5.26%) Configuration Management

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 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (5.26%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Development Applications
1 6 (31.58%) JIRA
General
1 12 (63.16%) Finance
2 11 (57.89%) Banking
Job Titles
1 17 (89.47%) Test Manager
2 5 (26.32%) Programme Manager
2 5 (26.32%) Programme Test Manager
2 5 (26.32%) Test Programme Manager
3 2 (10.53%) Senior Manager
3 2 (10.53%) Senior Test Manager
4 1 (5.26%) Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Business Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Data Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Data Business Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Database Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Digital Project Manager
4 1 (5.26%) Pensions Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Pensions Business Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Project Manager
4 1 (5.26%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (63.16%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (31.58%) Fintech
2 5 (26.32%) Virtual Team
3 1 (5.26%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (89.47%) Test Automation
1 17 (89.47%) Test Management
1 17 (89.47%) Test Strategy
2 12 (63.16%) Acceptance Criteria
2 12 (63.16%) Programme Management
3 11 (57.89%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (31.58%) Anti-Money Laundering
4 6 (31.58%) High Availability
4 6 (31.58%) People Management
4 6 (31.58%) Software Testing
4 6 (31.58%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (26.32%) Coaching
5 5 (26.32%) Functional Testing
5 5 (26.32%) Integration Testing
5 5 (26.32%) Non-Functional Testing
5 5 (26.32%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 5 (26.32%) Wealth Management
6 3 (15.79%) System Integration Testing
7 2 (10.53%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (10.53%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.26%) C
1 1 (5.26%) VBA
Qualifications
1 12 (63.16%) ISTQB
2 6 (31.58%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 6 (31.58%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (5.26%) Microsoft