Period
to 21 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Hampshire 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 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
South East > Hampshire
6 months to
21 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 193 162 207
Rank change year-on-year -31 +45 -63
Permanent jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 72 86 79
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 1.11% 1.47% 1.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.23% 1.64% 1.30%
Number of salaries quoted 60 75 56
Hampshire median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £39,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +20.25% -7.06%
10th Percentile £30,335 £23,500 £26,875
90th Percentile £60,075 £56,500 £60,000
South East median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £44,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% -3.41% -2.22%

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 Hampshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Hampshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 5,876 5,239 6,079
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 90.85% 89.40% 88.33%
Number of salaries quoted 4,817 4,529 5,336
Hampshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -5.88%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £65,000 £60,750
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

User Acceptance Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

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

Job vacancy trend for User Acceptance Testing in Hampshire

User Acceptance Testing
Salary Trend in Hampshire

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

Salary trend for User Acceptance Testing in Hampshire

User Acceptance Testing
Salary Histogram in Hampshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing User Acceptance Testing in Hampshire over the 6 months to 21 August 2018.

Salary histogram for User Acceptance Testing in Hampshire

User Acceptance Testing
Job Locations in Hampshire

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 Hampshire region over the 6 months to 21 August 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
Portsmouth +34 31 £50,000 +11.11% 3
Fareham - 11 £40,000 - 2
Southampton -21 6 £47,500 -5.00%
Basingstoke -38 6 £44,000 +76.00%
Farnborough -5 4 £45,000 -5.26% 2
Winchester -8 2 £51,000 +56.92% 1
Eastleigh -14 1 £50,000 -
Fleet -21 1 £85,000 +78.95%
Wallington - 1 £60,500 -
Andover - 1 £33,000 -
User Acceptance Testing
South East

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 Hampshire region with a requirement for User Acceptance Testing.

1 27 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (30.56%) Finance
3 21 (29.17%) SQL
3 21 (29.17%) Test Automation
4 20 (27.78%) Regression Testing
5 19 (26.39%) ISEB
6 18 (25.00%) Microsoft
6 18 (25.00%) SQL Server
6 18 (25.00%) Security Cleared
7 17 (23.61%) Test Scripting
7 17 (23.61%) SAP
7 17 (23.61%) Scenario Testing
8 15 (20.83%) ISTQB
9 14 (19.44%) Oracle
9 14 (19.44%) Data Modelling
9 14 (19.44%) ETL
10 13 (18.06%) Integration Testing
11 12 (16.67%) System Testing
11 12 (16.67%) Data Analysis
12 11 (15.28%) Software Testing
12 11 (15.28%) Retail
12 11 (15.28%) Test Strategy
12 11 (15.28%) Functional Testing
13 10 (13.89%) Defect Management
13 10 (13.89%) SC Cleared
13 10 (13.89%) JIRA
13 10 (13.89%) Business Intelligence
14 9 (12.50%) QlikView
14 9 (12.50%) Cucumber
14 9 (12.50%) Power BI

User Acceptance Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hampshire 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 3 (4.17%) CMS
2 2 (2.78%) Apache
2 2 (2.78%) JBoss
3 1 (1.39%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.39%) WordPress
Applications
1 6 (8.33%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (6.94%) Spreadsheet
3 3 (4.17%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.39%) Photoshop
4 1 (1.39%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 6 (8.33%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.39%) Payment Gateway
2 1 (1.39%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.56%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (4.17%) IaaS
2 3 (4.17%) PaaS
2 3 (4.17%) SaaS
3 2 (2.78%) Sage Pay
4 1 (1.39%) GitHub
4 1 (1.39%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.78%) Skype
1 2 (2.78%) SSL
2 1 (1.39%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 9 (12.50%) Power BI
2 9 (12.50%) QlikView
3 7 (9.72%) Big Data
4 5 (6.94%) BODI
4 5 (6.94%) BusinessObjects
4 5 (6.94%) DataStage
4 5 (6.94%) SAP Data Services
5 3 (4.17%) Oracle Database
6 2 (2.78%) Qlik Sense
7 1 (1.39%) OLTP
7 1 (1.39%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 10 (13.89%) JIRA
2 9 (12.50%) Cucumber
2 9 (12.50%) Jenkins
3 8 (11.11%) Selenium
4 6 (8.33%) Maven
5 5 (6.94%) Git (software)
5 5 (6.94%) LoadRunner
5 5 (6.94%) LSMW
6 4 (5.56%) Ant
6 4 (5.56%) Eclipse
6 4 (5.56%) JUnit
7 3 (4.17%) Gradle
8 2 (2.78%) Visual Studio Team System
9 1 (1.39%) JMeter
9 1 (1.39%) LoadUI
9 1 (1.39%) Robot Framework
9 1 (1.39%) SoapUI
9 1 (1.39%) Subversion
9 1 (1.39%) Team Foundation Server
9 1 (1.39%) WebDriver
General
1 22 (30.56%) Finance
2 11 (15.28%) Retail
3 6 (8.33%) Electronics
3 6 (8.33%) Manufacturing
4 5 (6.94%) Banking
5 1 (1.39%) Advertising
5 1 (1.39%) Games
5 1 (1.39%) Legal
5 1 (1.39%) Marketing
5 1 (1.39%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 27 (37.50%) Analyst
2 20 (27.78%) Test Analyst
3 15 (20.83%) Developer
4 13 (18.06%) Test Engineer
5 8 (11.11%) SQL Developer
6 6 (8.33%) Business Analyst
6 6 (8.33%) Consultant
6 6 (8.33%) SAP Analyst
6 6 (8.33%) SAP Test Analyst
6 6 (8.33%) Solutions Consultant
6 6 (8.33%) Test Leader
7 5 (6.94%) QA Analyst
7 5 (6.94%) QA Engineer
7 5 (6.94%) QA Test Analyst
7 5 (6.94%) QA Test Engineer
8 4 (5.56%) Agile Project Manager
8 4 (5.56%) Architect
8 4 (5.56%) Project Manager
8 4 (5.56%) Senior Architect
8 4 (5.56%) Software Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (9.72%) Web Services
2 6 (8.33%) Gherkin
3 5 (6.94%) BAPI
3 5 (6.94%) IDoc
3 5 (6.94%) XML
4 4 (5.56%) .NET
4 4 (5.56%) CSS
4 4 (5.56%) J2EE
4 4 (5.56%) SOAP
5 3 (4.17%) JAXP
5 3 (4.17%) JDBC
5 3 (4.17%) REST
6 2 (2.78%) HTML
6 2 (2.78%) HTML5
7 1 (1.39%) ActiveMQ
7 1 (1.39%) CSS3
7 1 (1.39%) jQuery
7 1 (1.39%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 8 (11.11%) Management Information System
2 6 (8.33%) Blog
2 6 (8.33%) Industry 4.0
3 5 (6.94%) Greenfield Project
3 5 (6.94%) Mobile App
4 4 (5.56%) Fintech
4 4 (5.56%) User Experience
5 3 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (4.17%) Driving Licence
5 3 (4.17%) Mainframe
6 2 (2.78%) Computer Science
6 2 (2.78%) Contactless
6 2 (2.78%) EMV
6 2 (2.78%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (1.39%) e-Learning
7 1 (1.39%) EPoS
7 1 (1.39%) Graphic Design
7 1 (1.39%) SCADA
7 1 (1.39%) Smart Meter
7 1 (1.39%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 3 (4.17%) Windows
2 2 (2.78%) Unix
3 1 (1.39%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (29.17%) Test Automation
3 20 (27.78%) Regression Testing
4 17 (23.61%) Scenario Testing
4 17 (23.61%) Test Scripting
5 14 (19.44%) Data Modelling
5 14 (19.44%) ETL
6 13 (18.06%) Integration Testing
7 12 (16.67%) Data Analysis
7 12 (16.67%) System Testing
8 11 (15.28%) Functional Testing
8 11 (15.28%) Software Testing
8 11 (15.28%) Test Strategy
9 10 (13.89%) Business Intelligence
9 10 (13.89%) Defect Management
10 9 (12.50%) DevOps
10 9 (12.50%) SDLC
10 9 (12.50%) System Integration Testing
11 8 (11.11%) Migration
11 8 (11.11%) SAP Implementation
Programming Languages
1 21 (29.17%) SQL
2 7 (9.72%) C#
2 7 (9.72%) Java
2 7 (9.72%) JavaScript
3 6 (8.33%) PHP
3 6 (8.33%) Python
4 5 (6.94%) ABAP
5 2 (2.78%) Java 8
6 1 (1.39%) VBA
Qualifications
1 19 (26.39%) ISEB
2 18 (25.00%) Security Cleared
3 15 (20.83%) ISTQB
4 10 (13.89%) SC Cleared
5 6 (8.33%) Degree
6 4 (5.56%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (1.39%) CBAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (11.11%) SLA
2 6 (8.33%) QA
3 5 (6.94%) Data Quality
3 5 (6.94%) PCI DSS
4 4 (5.56%) PA-DSS
5 1 (1.39%) PSD2
5 1 (1.39%) WCAG
System Software
1 4 (5.56%) Docker
2 1 (1.39%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (5.56%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.39%) HP ALM
2 1 (1.39%) Kubernetes
2 1 (1.39%) Terraform
Vendors
1 18 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 17 (23.61%) SAP
3 14 (19.44%) Oracle
4 6 (8.33%) PayPal
5 5 (6.94%) Apple
5 5 (6.94%) Informatica
5 5 (6.94%) WorldPay
6 2 (2.78%) VMware
7 1 (1.39%) Adobe
7 1 (1.39%) Atlassian
7 1 (1.39%) CA Agile Central
7 1 (1.39%) Cisco
7 1 (1.39%) F5
7 1 (1.39%) HP
7 1 (1.39%) NetApp
7 1 (1.39%) Remedy
7 1 (1.39%) SIMUL8
7 1 (1.39%) Splunk
7 1 (1.39%) Symantec