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 3 months to 23 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
South West / Somerset
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 73 51 64
Rank change year-on-year -22 +13  
Permanent jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 6 22 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 0.85% 3.34% 1.43%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.94% 3.82% 1.79%
Number of salaries quoted 2 16 9
Median salary £42,500 £46,250 £53,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.10% -12.73%  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  

User Acceptance Testing is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Somerset with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Somerset
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 637 576 502
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Somerset 90.74% 87.41% 79.68%
Number of salaries quoted 460 502 446
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £32,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

User Acceptance Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Somerset

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Somerset citing User Acceptance Testing as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

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
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 3 months to 23 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bath -7 6 £42,500 -19.04%
User Acceptance Testing
South West

For the 6 months to 23 June 2017, IT jobs citing User Acceptance Testing also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Somerset region with a requirement for User Acceptance Testing.

1 8 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 7 (50.00%) Software Testing
2 7 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 7 (50.00%) System Testing
3 5 (35.71%) Migration
3 5 (35.71%) Test Scripting
4 4 (28.57%) Use Case
4 4 (28.57%) Dynamics CRM
4 4 (28.57%) Dynamics AX
4 4 (28.57%) ISTQB
4 4 (28.57%) Marketing
4 4 (28.57%) Degree
4 4 (28.57%) Document Management
4 4 (28.57%) Data Analysis
4 4 (28.57%) QA
4 4 (28.57%) Finance
4 4 (28.57%) Salesforce.com
4 4 (28.57%) COM
4 4 (28.57%) CRM
4 4 (28.57%) ERP
4 4 (28.57%) Test Strategy
5 3 (21.43%) Functional Testing
5 3 (21.43%) Regression Testing
6 2 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (14.29%) Client/Server
6 2 (14.29%) Selenium
6 2 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (14.29%) Analytics
6 2 (14.29%) Continuous Delivery
6 2 (14.29%) Security Cleared

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:

Business Applications
1 4 (28.57%) Dynamics AX
1 4 (28.57%) Dynamics CRM
Development Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Selenium
2 1 (7.14%) Jenkins
2 1 (7.14%) JIRA
2 1 (7.14%) WebDriver
General
1 4 (28.57%) Finance
1 4 (28.57%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 6 (42.86%) Test Manager
2 3 (21.43%) Tester
3 2 (14.29%) Software Tester
4 1 (7.14%) Automation Tester
4 1 (7.14%) IT Manager
4 1 (7.14%) IT Project Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Java Automation Tester
4 1 (7.14%) Project Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Selenium Automation Tester
4 1 (7.14%) Selenium Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (28.57%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Client/Server
2 1 (7.14%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (50.00%) Software Testing
1 7 (50.00%) System Testing
1 7 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 5 (35.71%) Migration
2 5 (35.71%) Test Scripting
3 4 (28.57%) CRM
3 4 (28.57%) Data Analysis
3 4 (28.57%) Document Management
3 4 (28.57%) ERP
3 4 (28.57%) Test Strategy
3 4 (28.57%) Use Case
4 3 (21.43%) Functional Testing
4 3 (21.43%) Regression Testing
5 2 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (14.29%) Analytics
5 2 (14.29%) Continuous Delivery
5 2 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (7.14%) Digital Analytics
6 1 (7.14%) Line Management
6 1 (7.14%) Virtual Team Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.14%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (28.57%) Degree
1 4 (28.57%) ISTQB
2 2 (14.29%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (28.57%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 4 (28.57%) Salesforce.com