Period
to 21 May 2018

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

User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
South West > Somerset
6 months to
21 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 79 105 48
Rank change year-on-year +26 -57 +38
Permanent jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 16 10 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 1.61% 0.77% 4.84%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.75% 0.82% 5.47%
Number of salaries quoted 15 13 41
Somerset median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £22,500 £28,050 £25,750
90th Percentile £55,500 £58,100 £57,500
South West median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year - +11.11% -0.61%

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 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 914 1,214 1,097
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 92.14% 93.82% 88.54%
Number of salaries quoted 787 944 959
Somerset median annual salary £41,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.75% +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £27,197 £26,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £61,750 £62,500 £57,500
South West median annual salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.19% +5.00% +1.27%

User Acceptance Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Somerset

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

Job vacancy trend for User Acceptance Testing in Somerset

User Acceptance Testing
Salary Trend in Somerset

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

Salary trend for User Acceptance Testing in Somerset

User Acceptance Testing
Salary Histogram in Somerset

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

Salary histogram for User Acceptance Testing in Somerset

User 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 User Acceptance Testing within the Somerset region over the 6 months to 21 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
Bath +13 13 £45,000 -11.76%
Yeovil -5 3 £46,000 +73.58%
User Acceptance Testing
South West

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

1 13 (81.25%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (68.75%) Test Automation
2 11 (68.75%) Functional Testing
3 10 (62.50%) Continuous Integration
4 9 (56.25%) Continuous Delivery
5 4 (25.00%) JavaScript
5 4 (25.00%) Analytics
5 4 (25.00%) Digital Analytics
6 3 (18.75%) GDPR
6 3 (18.75%) Decision-Making
6 3 (18.75%) Data Structures
6 3 (18.75%) Data Centre
6 3 (18.75%) SDLC
6 3 (18.75%) SQL
6 3 (18.75%) MySQL
6 3 (18.75%) SQL Server
6 3 (18.75%) Microsoft Office
6 3 (18.75%) Microsoft Excel
6 3 (18.75%) MS Access
6 3 (18.75%) Microsoft
6 3 (18.75%) XML
6 3 (18.75%) Finance
6 3 (18.75%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (18.75%) Migration
6 3 (18.75%) Scrum
6 3 (18.75%) System Testing
6 3 (18.75%) Kanban
6 3 (18.75%) Cloud Computing
6 3 (18.75%) Non-Functional Testing
6 3 (18.75%) BDD

User 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 1 (6.25%) CMS
Applications
1 3 (18.75%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (18.75%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (18.75%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (6.25%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (18.75%) MS Access
1 3 (18.75%) MySQL
1 3 (18.75%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Selenium
General
1 3 (18.75%) Finance
1 3 (18.75%) Retail
2 1 (6.25%) Electronics
2 1 (6.25%) Manufacturing
2 1 (6.25%) Marketing
2 1 (6.25%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (50.00%) Test Manager
2 4 (25.00%) Analyst
3 3 (18.75%) Analyst Developer
3 3 (18.75%) Data Analyst
3 3 (18.75%) Developer
3 3 (18.75%) Developer Analyst
3 3 (18.75%) Junior
3 3 (18.75%) Junior Analyst
3 3 (18.75%) Junior Data Analyst
3 3 (18.75%) Junior Developer
4 2 (12.50%) QA Specialist
5 1 (6.25%) Digital Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Digital Business Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Implementation Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Implementation Project Manager
5 1 (6.25%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Project Implementation Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Software Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Software Test Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (18.75%) Ajax
1 3 (18.75%) jQuery
1 3 (18.75%) JSON
1 3 (18.75%) XML
2 1 (6.25%) HTML
2 1 (6.25%) HTML5
2 1 (6.25%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) Data Centre
1 3 (18.75%) Data Structures
2 1 (6.25%) Mobile App
2 1 (6.25%) Social Media
2 1 (6.25%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (81.25%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (68.75%) Functional Testing
2 11 (68.75%) Test Automation
3 10 (62.50%) Continuous Integration
4 9 (56.25%) Continuous Delivery
5 4 (25.00%) Analytics
5 4 (25.00%) Digital Analytics
6 3 (18.75%) BDD
6 3 (18.75%) Decision-Making
6 3 (18.75%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (18.75%) Kanban
6 3 (18.75%) Migration
6 3 (18.75%) Non-Functional Testing
6 3 (18.75%) Scrum
6 3 (18.75%) SDLC
6 3 (18.75%) System Testing
6 3 (18.75%) TDD
7 2 (12.50%) ATDD
7 2 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (12.50%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (18.75%) SQL
3 1 (6.25%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) CBAP
1 1 (6.25%) Degree
1 1 (6.25%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (18.75%) GDPR
2 2 (12.50%) QA
3 1 (6.25%) PMO
Vendors
1 3 (18.75%) Microsoft
1 3 (18.75%) ServiceNow
2 1 (6.25%) SAP