Period
to 23 May 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 23 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
South East > Hampshire
6 months to
23 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 189 153 184
Rank change year-on-year -36 +31 -22
Permanent jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 75 87 93
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 1.11% 1.48% 1.39%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.24% 1.67% 1.60%
Number of salaries quoted 64 74 60
Hampshire median annual salary £41,250 £47,500 £36,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.16% +31.03% -14.71%
10th Percentile £33,750 £22,500 £27,375
90th Percentile £65,000 £57,500 £60,000
South East median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25% -11.11%

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 6,047 5,214 5,799
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 89.65% 88.51% 86.77%
Number of salaries quoted 4,999 4,462 5,090
Hampshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £25,750
90th Percentile £67,500 £63,750 £62,500
South East median annual salary £46,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +2.22% - -

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 23 May 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 23 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
Portsmouth +13 15 £50,000 +11.11% 7
Farnborough -3 13 £45,000 -7.69% 4
Hook - 9 £40,000 -
Southampton -24 8 £37,500 -25.00%
Winchester -17 5 £45,000 +25.87%
Petersfield - 4 £37,500 - 1
Andover -5 3 £35,000 -4.11%
Basingstoke -36 3 £38,500 +54.00%
Aldershot - 2 - -
Eastleigh -19 1 £50,000 - 1
Fareham - 1 - -
User Acceptance Testing
South East

For the 6 months to 23 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 Hampshire region with a requirement for User Acceptance Testing.

1 42 (56.00%) Test Scripting
2 36 (48.00%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (30.67%) Test Automation
4 22 (29.33%) Finance
5 20 (26.67%) Oracle
5 20 (26.67%) SAP
5 20 (26.67%) Web Services
5 20 (26.67%) E-Commerce
6 18 (24.00%) Scrum
7 16 (21.33%) Selenium
7 16 (21.33%) Mobile App
7 16 (21.33%) PayPal
8 15 (20.00%) Scenario Testing
8 15 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
9 14 (18.67%) Java
9 14 (18.67%) Manual Testing
10 13 (17.33%) System Testing
10 13 (17.33%) Continuous Improvement
10 13 (17.33%) Regression Testing
10 13 (17.33%) Marketing
11 12 (16.00%) Degree
11 12 (16.00%) Apple
11 12 (16.00%) SQL
11 12 (16.00%) Waterfall
11 12 (16.00%) SaaS
11 12 (16.00%) PaaS
11 12 (16.00%) PCI DSS
11 12 (16.00%) Integration Testing
11 12 (16.00%) WorldPay
11 12 (16.00%) DevOps

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 8 (10.67%) Apache
1 8 (10.67%) Confluence
2 6 (8.00%) CMS
3 4 (5.33%) JBoss
4 1 (1.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 11 (14.67%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (5.33%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (5.33%) MS Visio
3 2 (2.67%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 9 (12.00%) Oracle ERP
2 4 (5.33%) Payment Gateway
3 3 (4.00%) SAP HCM
3 3 (4.00%) SAP HR
3 3 (4.00%) SAP Payroll
4 1 (1.33%) Oracle Payroll
Cloud Services
1 12 (16.00%) IaaS
1 12 (16.00%) PaaS
1 12 (16.00%) SaaS
2 8 (10.67%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (10.67%) Sage Pay
3 4 (5.33%) GitHub
4 1 (1.33%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 8 (10.67%) SSL
2 4 (5.33%) DNS
3 1 (1.33%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (5.33%) Big Data
1 4 (5.33%) OLTP
1 4 (5.33%) Power BI
1 4 (5.33%) QlikView
1 4 (5.33%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.67%) BODI
2 2 (2.67%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (2.67%) DataStage
2 2 (2.67%) SAP Data Services
3 1 (1.33%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 16 (21.33%) Selenium
2 10 (13.33%) JIRA
3 8 (10.67%) Ant
3 8 (10.67%) Cucumber
3 8 (10.67%) Eclipse
3 8 (10.67%) Jenkins
3 8 (10.67%) JUnit
4 7 (9.33%) Appium
4 7 (9.33%) SoapUI
4 7 (9.33%) WebDriver
5 4 (5.33%) Gradle
5 4 (5.33%) JMeter
5 4 (5.33%) LoadUI
5 4 (5.33%) Maven
5 4 (5.33%) Subversion
6 2 (2.67%) LSMW
6 2 (2.67%) Ranorex
6 2 (2.67%) Robot Framework
6 2 (2.67%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (2.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 22 (29.33%) Finance
2 13 (17.33%) Marketing
3 10 (13.33%) Retail
4 9 (12.00%) Banking
5 4 (5.33%) Games
5 4 (5.33%) Retail Banking
6 1 (1.33%) Advertising
6 1 (1.33%) Legal
Job Titles
1 21 (28.00%) Analyst
2 13 (17.33%) Test Analyst
3 9 (12.00%) HR Specialist
3 9 (12.00%) Support Specialist
3 9 (12.00%) Systems Support
4 8 (10.67%) Architect
4 8 (10.67%) Senior Architect
4 8 (10.67%) Test Engineer
5 7 (9.33%) Applications Engineer
5 7 (9.33%) QA Engineer
6 6 (8.00%) Content Manager
6 6 (8.00%) Developer
6 6 (8.00%) Tester
6 6 (8.00%) Web Content Manager
6 6 (8.00%) Web Manager
7 5 (6.67%) Business Analyst
8 4 (5.33%) Junior
8 4 (5.33%) Junior Test Engineer
8 4 (5.33%) SAP Analyst
8 4 (5.33%) Test Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (26.67%) Web Services
2 8 (10.67%) SOAP
3 4 (5.33%) CSS
3 4 (5.33%) J2EE
3 4 (5.33%) JAXP
3 4 (5.33%) JDBC
3 4 (5.33%) REST
3 4 (5.33%) XML
4 2 (2.67%) BAPI
4 2 (2.67%) IDoc
5 1 (1.33%) .NET
5 1 (1.33%) Gherkin
5 1 (1.33%) HTML
5 1 (1.33%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 16 (21.33%) Mobile App
2 8 (10.67%) Contactless
2 8 (10.67%) EMV
3 7 (9.33%) User Experience
4 5 (6.67%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (5.33%) EPoS
5 4 (5.33%) Fintech
6 3 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (1.33%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.33%) Greenfield Project
7 1 (1.33%) SCADA
7 1 (1.33%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 7 (9.33%) Android
1 7 (9.33%) Apple iOS
2 5 (6.67%) Windows
3 4 (5.33%) Linux
4 1 (1.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (56.00%) Test Scripting
2 36 (48.00%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (30.67%) Test Automation
4 20 (26.67%) E-Commerce
5 18 (24.00%) Scrum
6 15 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
6 15 (20.00%) Scenario Testing
7 14 (18.67%) Manual Testing
8 13 (17.33%) Continuous Improvement
8 13 (17.33%) Regression Testing
8 13 (17.33%) System Testing
9 12 (16.00%) DevOps
9 12 (16.00%) Integration Testing
9 12 (16.00%) Scaled Agile Framework
9 12 (16.00%) Waterfall
10 10 (13.33%) Acceptance Criteria
10 10 (13.33%) ERP
10 10 (13.33%) Performance Testing
11 9 (12.00%) Business Continuity
11 9 (12.00%) Operations Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (18.67%) Java
2 12 (16.00%) SQL
3 3 (4.00%) C
4 2 (2.67%) ABAP
4 2 (2.67%) C#
4 2 (2.67%) Ruby
5 1 (1.33%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.33%) Python
Qualifications
1 12 (16.00%) Degree
2 10 (13.33%) ISEB
3 8 (10.67%) ISTQB
3 8 (10.67%) Security Cleared
4 3 (4.00%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.33%) CBAP
5 1 (1.33%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (16.00%) PCI DSS
2 10 (13.33%) QA
3 8 (10.67%) PA-DSS
4 5 (6.67%) SLA
5 4 (5.33%) PSD2
6 2 (2.67%) Data Quality
System Software
1 8 (10.67%) Docker
Systems Management
1 8 (10.67%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (5.33%) Kubernetes
2 4 (5.33%) Terraform
3 1 (1.33%) HP ALM
Vendors
1 20 (26.67%) Oracle
1 20 (26.67%) SAP
2 16 (21.33%) PayPal
3 12 (16.00%) Apple
3 12 (16.00%) WorldPay
4 9 (12.00%) JD Edwards
4 9 (12.00%) PeopleSoft
5 5 (6.67%) Microsoft
6 4 (5.33%) CA Agile Central
6 4 (5.33%) Cisco
6 4 (5.33%) F5
6 4 (5.33%) NetApp
6 4 (5.33%) Symantec
6 4 (5.33%) VMware
7 2 (2.67%) Informatica
7 2 (2.67%) Sage
8 1 (1.33%) HP