Period
to 14 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Somerset with a requirement for Operational Acceptance Testing skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Operational Acceptance Testing over the 6 months to 14 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Operational Acceptance Testing (OAT)
South West > Somerset
6 months to
14 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 79 119 118
Rank change year-on-year +40 -1 -9
Permanent jobs citing Operational Acceptance Testing 7 4 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 0.74% 0.29% 0.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.81% 0.32% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 2
Somerset median annual salary £50,000 £47,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.38% +4.44% -
10th Percentile £47,500 £37,425 £36,500
90th Percentile £52,500 £55,600 £49,500
South West median annual salary £49,500 £50,000 £53,223
% change year-on-year -1.00% -6.05% +41.93%

Operational 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 Somerset with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Somerset
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 862 1,268 1,250
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 90.93% 91.88% 92.80%
Number of salaries quoted 674 1,038 1,063
Somerset median annual salary £42,750 £41,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.27% +2.50% +6.67%
10th Percentile £27,000 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £58,750 £57,500
South West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -

Operational Acceptance Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Somerset

Job postings citing Operational Acceptance Testing as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Somerset.

Job vacancy trend for Operational Acceptance Testing in Somerset

Operational Acceptance Testing
Salary Trend in Somerset

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

Salary trend for Operational Acceptance Testing in Somerset

Operational Acceptance Testing
Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Operational Acceptance Testing within the Somerset region over the 6 months to 14 November 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
Bath +37 7 £50,000 +2.04%
Operational Acceptance Testing
South West

For the 6 months to 14 November 2018, IT jobs citing Operational 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 Somerset region with a requirement for Operational Acceptance Testing.

1 7 (100.00%) JIRA
2 5 (71.43%) Banking
2 5 (71.43%) Investment Banking
2 5 (71.43%) User Acceptance Testing
2 5 (71.43%) Test Management
2 5 (71.43%) Cognizant
2 5 (71.43%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (71.43%) Non-Functional Testing
2 5 (71.43%) System Integration Testing
2 5 (71.43%) Defect Management
2 5 (71.43%) Defect Tracking
2 5 (71.43%) Service Design
3 2 (28.57%) SDLC
3 2 (28.57%) Low Latency
3 2 (28.57%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (28.57%) RHCSA
3 2 (28.57%) SaaS
3 2 (28.57%) Confluence
3 2 (28.57%) High Availability
3 2 (28.57%) Service Delivery
3 2 (28.57%) Scrum
3 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (28.57%) Linux
3 2 (28.57%) SOA
3 2 (28.57%) CCNA
3 2 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (28.57%) RHCE
3 2 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (28.57%) PCI DSS
3 2 (28.57%) Security Testing

Operational Acceptance Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills in Somerset 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 2 (28.57%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 2 (28.57%) SaaS
Development Applications
1 7 (100.00%) JIRA
2 5 (71.43%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (71.43%) Banking
1 5 (71.43%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Defect Manager
2 2 (28.57%) Linux Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Linux Systems Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Systems Engineer
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Defect Management
1 5 (71.43%) Defect Tracking
1 5 (71.43%) Non-Functional Testing
1 5 (71.43%) Service Design
1 5 (71.43%) System Integration Testing
1 5 (71.43%) Test Management
1 5 (71.43%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (28.57%) High Availability
2 2 (28.57%) Low Latency
2 2 (28.57%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (28.57%) Scrum
2 2 (28.57%) SDLC
2 2 (28.57%) Security Testing
2 2 (28.57%) Service Delivery
2 2 (28.57%) SOA
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) CCNA
1 2 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (28.57%) RHCE
1 2 (28.57%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) Cognizant
2 2 (28.57%) Atlassian