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 3 months to 28 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
South West / Gloucestershire
3 months to
28 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 53 79 93
Rank change year-on-year +26 +14  
Permanent jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 40 25 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 4.62% 2.26% 1.22%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.04% 2.56% 1.40%
Number of salaries quoted 27 22 14
Median salary £40,000 £50,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.00% +25.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £45,000 £28,950
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £52,250 £45,000
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 Gloucestershire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Gloucestershire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 794 978 1003
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire 91.79% 88.43% 87.52%
Number of salaries quoted 642 656 777
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +11.76%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

User Acceptance Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucestershire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 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 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 3 months to 28 April 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 3 months to 28 April 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
Cheltenham +7 10 £22,500 -55.00%
Gloucester +12 9 £40,000 -21.95% 1
Tewkesbury - 5 £19,000 -
Cirencester -13 3 - - 1
User Acceptance Testing
South West

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 33 (47.83%) Security Cleared
2 31 (44.93%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (36.23%) ISEB
4 21 (30.43%) SQL
4 21 (30.43%) User Stories
5 20 (28.99%) Waterfall
6 19 (27.54%) Degree
6 19 (27.54%) JIRA
6 19 (27.54%) Selenium
6 19 (27.54%) C#
6 19 (27.54%) Management Information System
7 18 (26.09%) ISTQB
7 18 (26.09%) Project Management
8 17 (24.64%) Java
8 17 (24.64%) Finance
8 17 (24.64%) Integration Testing
8 17 (24.64%) Non-Functional Testing
9 16 (23.19%) Test Scripting
9 16 (23.19%) Use Case
10 15 (21.74%) DV Cleared
10 15 (21.74%) Business Analysis
10 15 (21.74%) LoadRunner
11 14 (20.29%) C++
11 14 (20.29%) Cybersecurity
12 13 (18.84%) Functional Testing
12 13 (18.84%) Cucumber
13 12 (17.39%) OpenUP
13 12 (17.39%) TestNG
13 12 (17.39%) Big Data
13 12 (17.39%) Analytical Skills

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 1 (1.45%) CMS
1 1 (1.45%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 7 (10.14%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (4.35%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.45%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (1.45%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (14.49%) Internet
2 2 (2.90%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (17.39%) Big Data
2 2 (2.90%) MySQL
2 2 (2.90%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.45%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (1.45%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.45%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 19 (27.54%) JIRA
1 19 (27.54%) Selenium
2 15 (21.74%) LoadRunner
3 13 (18.84%) Cucumber
4 12 (17.39%) JUnit
4 12 (17.39%) TestNG
5 5 (7.25%) Bugzilla
5 5 (7.25%) Visual Studio
6 4 (5.80%) Team Foundation Server
7 3 (4.35%) Jenkins
7 3 (4.35%) SpecFlow
8 2 (2.90%) Selenium IDE
8 2 (2.90%) WebDriver
9 1 (1.45%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 1 (1.45%) Gatling
9 1 (1.45%) Git (software)
9 1 (1.45%) RSpec
General
1 17 (24.64%) Finance
2 11 (15.94%) Banking
3 9 (13.04%) Local Government
3 9 (13.04%) Marketing
4 7 (10.14%) Retail
5 6 (8.70%) Retail Banking
6 5 (7.25%) Financial Institution
7 3 (4.35%) Telecoms
8 2 (2.90%) Electronics
9 1 (1.45%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 40 (57.97%) Analyst
2 26 (37.68%) Test Analyst
3 15 (21.74%) Software Analyst
3 15 (21.74%) Software Test Analyst
4 11 (15.94%) Business Analyst
5 9 (13.04%) Junior
6 7 (10.14%) Developer
6 7 (10.14%) Information Systems Engineer
6 7 (10.14%) Junior Analyst
6 7 (10.14%) Senior Systems Engineer
6 7 (10.14%) Systems Engineer
7 6 (8.70%) Finance Business Analyst
7 6 (8.70%) Financial Analyst
7 6 (8.70%) Financial Business Analyst
7 6 (8.70%) Financial Services Business Analyst
7 6 (8.70%) Service Analyst
7 6 (8.70%) Test Engineer
7 6 (8.70%) Test Manager
8 5 (7.25%) Applications Developer
8 5 (7.25%) Junior Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (8.70%) XML
2 5 (7.25%) XForms
2 5 (7.25%) XSD
2 5 (7.25%) XSL
3 3 (4.35%) .NET
4 2 (2.90%) ASP.NET
4 2 (2.90%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (2.90%) ASP.NET MVC 5
5 1 (1.45%) HTML
5 1 (1.45%) ISPF
Miscellaneous
1 19 (27.54%) Management Information System
2 12 (17.39%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (14.49%) Internet of Things
4 5 (7.25%) Fintech
5 2 (2.90%) Cybercrime
5 2 (2.90%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.45%) Cyberthreat
6 1 (1.45%) IBM Mainframe
6 1 (1.45%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 5 (7.25%) Linux
2 3 (4.35%) Unix
2 3 (4.35%) Windows
3 2 (2.90%) Android
4 1 (1.45%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (44.93%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (30.43%) User Stories
3 20 (28.99%) Waterfall
4 18 (26.09%) Project Management
5 17 (24.64%) Integration Testing
5 17 (24.64%) Non-Functional Testing
6 16 (23.19%) Test Scripting
6 16 (23.19%) Use Case
7 15 (21.74%) Business Analysis
8 14 (20.29%) Cybersecurity
9 13 (18.84%) Functional Testing
10 12 (17.39%) OpenUP
11 11 (15.94%) Workflow
12 10 (14.49%) Scrum
12 10 (14.49%) System Integration Testing
12 10 (14.49%) Test Strategy
12 10 (14.49%) Unit Testing
13 9 (13.04%) IT Strategy
13 9 (13.04%) Line Management
13 9 (13.04%) Operational Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 21 (30.43%) SQL
2 19 (27.54%) C#
3 17 (24.64%) Java
4 14 (20.29%) C++
5 9 (13.04%) C
6 5 (7.25%) Python
6 5 (7.25%) XPath
6 5 (7.25%) XQuery
7 3 (4.35%) Bash Shell
7 3 (4.35%) Shell Script
8 2 (2.90%) Ruby
9 1 (1.45%) JavaScript
9 1 (1.45%) JCL
9 1 (1.45%) PL/SQL
9 1 (1.45%) VB
9 1 (1.45%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 33 (47.83%) Security Cleared
2 25 (36.23%) ISEB
3 19 (27.54%) Degree
4 18 (26.09%) ISTQB
5 15 (21.74%) DV Cleared
6 7 (10.14%) SC Cleared
7 2 (2.90%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (13.04%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.45%) RACF
1 1 (1.45%) Time Sharing Option
1 1 (1.45%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 7 (10.14%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.45%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 9 (13.04%) Microsoft
2 5 (7.25%) CA Agile Central
3 4 (5.80%) Oracle
4 3 (4.35%) SAP
5 2 (2.90%) HP
6 1 (1.45%) IBM
6 1 (1.45%) Red Hat
6 1 (1.45%) Sitecore
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 50,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Gloucestershire
ZenTech Talent
Salary: £30000 - £37000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cirencester
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 16 days ago