Period
to 16 October 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 16 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
South East > Hampshire
6 months to
16 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 194 174 199
Rank change year-on-year -20 +25 -21
Permanent jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 74 71 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 1.11% 1.24% 1.06%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.23% 1.40% 1.20%
Number of salaries quoted 60 70 53
Hampshire median annual salary £45,750 £50,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.50% +29.87% +2.67%
10th Percentile £26,000 £28,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £57,500 £70,000 £57,800
South East median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £44,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% -3.41% +1.15%

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 6,026 5,078 5,928
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 90.58% 88.96% 88.49%
Number of salaries quoted 4,881 4,367 5,169
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 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £65,000 £61,250
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 16 October 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 16 October 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 +20 23 £50,000 +72.41%
Fareham +11 16 £41,250 +10.00%
Basingstoke -30 8 £47,000 +88.00% 1
Southampton -25 7 £47,500 -5.00%
Petersfield - 4 £32,500 - 2
Winchester -2 3 £50,000 +53.85%
Farnborough 0 1 - - 1
Eastleigh -16 1 £50,000 -
Fleet - 1 £85,000 -
Wallington - 1 £60,500 -
User Acceptance Testing
South East

For the 6 months to 16 October 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 28 (37.84%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (31.08%) Test Automation
3 19 (25.68%) Regression Testing
4 16 (21.62%) ISEB
4 16 (21.62%) SQL
4 16 (21.62%) Finance
5 15 (20.27%) JIRA
6 14 (18.92%) Scenario Testing
6 14 (18.92%) SQL Server
6 14 (18.92%) SAP
6 14 (18.92%) Microsoft
7 13 (17.57%) Security Cleared
7 13 (17.57%) Cucumber
8 12 (16.22%) Test Management
8 12 (16.22%) Test Scripting
8 12 (16.22%) Continuous Integration
8 12 (16.22%) QA
8 12 (16.22%) Selenium
8 12 (16.22%) Test Strategy
8 12 (16.22%) Jenkins
8 12 (16.22%) C#
8 12 (16.22%) JavaScript
8 12 (16.22%) ISTQB
9 11 (14.86%) Software Testing
9 11 (14.86%) TDD
9 11 (14.86%) Retail
9 11 (14.86%) Stakeholder Management
9 11 (14.86%) PHP
9 11 (14.86%) Python
9 11 (14.86%) Gherkin

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 (4.05%) CMS
2 1 (1.35%) JBoss
2 1 (1.35%) WordPress
Applications
1 7 (9.46%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (6.76%) Spreadsheet
3 2 (2.70%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.35%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (1.35%) Photoshop
4 1 (1.35%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 6 (8.11%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (2.70%) SAP CO
2 2 (2.70%) SAP FI
2 2 (2.70%) SAP FI/CO
3 1 (1.35%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (1.35%) ResourceLink
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.76%) SaaS
2 2 (2.70%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.70%) Apple Pay
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.70%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (18.92%) SQL Server
2 5 (6.76%) BODI
2 5 (6.76%) BusinessObjects
2 5 (6.76%) DataStage
2 5 (6.76%) Power BI
2 5 (6.76%) QlikView
2 5 (6.76%) SAP Data Services
3 3 (4.05%) Big Data
3 3 (4.05%) Oracle Database
4 2 (2.70%) Qlik Sense
5 1 (1.35%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
5 1 (1.35%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.35%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 15 (20.27%) JIRA
2 13 (17.57%) Cucumber
3 12 (16.22%) Jenkins
3 12 (16.22%) Selenium
4 10 (13.51%) Git (software)
4 10 (13.51%) LoadRunner
4 10 (13.51%) Maven
5 5 (6.76%) LSMW
6 2 (2.70%) Ant
6 2 (2.70%) Eclipse
6 2 (2.70%) Gradle
6 2 (2.70%) JUnit
6 2 (2.70%) Visual Studio Team System
7 1 (1.35%) Robot Framework
7 1 (1.35%) SpecFlow
General
1 16 (21.62%) Finance
2 11 (14.86%) Retail
3 7 (9.46%) Manufacturing
4 6 (8.11%) Electronics
5 3 (4.05%) Banking
6 1 (1.35%) Advertising
6 1 (1.35%) Legal
6 1 (1.35%) Local Government
6 1 (1.35%) Marketing
6 1 (1.35%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 36 (48.65%) Analyst
2 20 (27.03%) Test Analyst
3 14 (18.92%) Business Analyst
3 14 (18.92%) Test Engineer
4 11 (14.86%) Developer
5 8 (10.81%) Agile Test Analyst
5 8 (10.81%) QA Analyst
5 8 (10.81%) QA Engineer
5 8 (10.81%) QA Test Analyst
5 8 (10.81%) QA Test Engineer
6 7 (9.46%) Selenium Test Analyst
7 6 (8.11%) Consultant
7 6 (8.11%) Solutions Consultant
7 6 (8.11%) Test Leader
8 4 (5.41%) Agile Project Manager
8 4 (5.41%) SAP Analyst
8 4 (5.41%) Software Test Engineer
8 4 (5.41%) SQL Developer
8 4 (5.41%) Technical Analyst
8 4 (5.41%) Technical Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (14.86%) Gherkin
2 5 (6.76%) BAPI
2 5 (6.76%) IDoc
3 4 (5.41%) .NET
3 4 (5.41%) XML
4 3 (4.05%) CSS
4 3 (4.05%) J2EE
4 3 (4.05%) Web Services
5 2 (2.70%) HTML
5 2 (2.70%) HTML5
5 2 (2.70%) JAXP
5 2 (2.70%) JDBC
5 2 (2.70%) REST
5 2 (2.70%) SOAP
6 1 (1.35%) ActiveMQ
6 1 (1.35%) CSS3
6 1 (1.35%) jQuery
6 1 (1.35%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 9 (12.16%) Management Information System
2 6 (8.11%) Blog
2 6 (8.11%) Industry 4.0
3 5 (6.76%) Greenfield Project
4 4 (5.41%) User Experience
5 3 (4.05%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (4.05%) Driving Licence
5 3 (4.05%) Fintech
5 3 (4.05%) Mainframe
5 3 (4.05%) Mobile App
6 2 (2.70%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.35%) e-Learning
7 1 (1.35%) Graphic Design
7 1 (1.35%) SCADA
7 1 (1.35%) Smart Meter
7 1 (1.35%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.70%) Unix
1 2 (2.70%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (37.84%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (31.08%) Test Automation
3 19 (25.68%) Regression Testing
4 14 (18.92%) Scenario Testing
5 12 (16.22%) Continuous Integration
5 12 (16.22%) Test Management
5 12 (16.22%) Test Scripting
5 12 (16.22%) Test Strategy
6 11 (14.86%) BDD
6 11 (14.86%) Software Testing
6 11 (14.86%) Stakeholder Management
6 11 (14.86%) TDD
7 10 (13.51%) Data Modelling
7 10 (13.51%) ETL
8 9 (12.16%) SDLC
8 9 (12.16%) User Stories
9 8 (10.81%) Business Analysis
9 8 (10.81%) Data Analysis
9 8 (10.81%) Migration
10 7 (9.46%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (21.62%) SQL
2 12 (16.22%) C#
2 12 (16.22%) JavaScript
3 11 (14.86%) PHP
3 11 (14.86%) Python
4 5 (6.76%) ABAP
5 4 (5.41%) Java
6 2 (2.70%) Java 8
7 1 (1.35%) VBA
Qualifications
1 16 (21.62%) ISEB
2 13 (17.57%) Security Cleared
3 12 (16.22%) ISTQB
4 9 (12.16%) SC Cleared
5 5 (6.76%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 4 (5.41%) Degree
7 1 (1.35%) CBAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (16.22%) QA
2 5 (6.76%) Data Quality
3 4 (5.41%) SLA
4 2 (2.70%) PA-DSS
4 2 (2.70%) PCI DSS
5 1 (1.35%) WCAG
System Software
1 2 (2.70%) Docker
2 1 (1.35%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (2.70%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 14 (18.92%) Microsoft
1 14 (18.92%) SAP
2 8 (10.81%) Oracle
3 5 (6.76%) Informatica
4 2 (2.70%) Apple
4 2 (2.70%) PayPal
4 2 (2.70%) WorldPay
5 1 (1.35%) Adobe
5 1 (1.35%) Atlassian
5 1 (1.35%) Northgate
5 1 (1.35%) Pega
5 1 (1.35%) Remedy
5 1 (1.35%) SIMUL8
5 1 (1.35%) Splunk
5 1 (1.35%) VMware