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 25 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
South West / Somerset
Rank 70 37 64
Rank change year-on-year -33 +27  
Permanent jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 8 35 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 1.25% 5.50% 0.99%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.33% 6.35% 1.10%
Number of salaries quoted 8 20 5
Median salary £51,000 £40,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.92% +1.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,750 £52,500 £50,800
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,375
% change year-on-year - -5.60%  

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 603 551 456
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Somerset 93.93% 86.64% 90.66%
Number of salaries quoted 489 484 398
Median salary £39,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.25% +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,250
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

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
Salary Histogram in Somerset

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing User Acceptance Testing in Somerset over the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

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 3 months to 25 March 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 -1 6 £51,000 -0.48%
Yeovil +4 2 £26,500 -3.63%
User Acceptance Testing
South West

User Acceptance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 (61.54%) System Testing
2 7 (53.85%) Software Testing
3 6 (46.15%) Test Automation
4 5 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (38.46%) Test Strategy
5 4 (30.77%) User Stories
5 4 (30.77%) Microsoft
5 4 (30.77%) ISTQB
5 4 (30.77%) QA
6 3 (23.08%) Regression Testing
6 3 (23.08%) Scrum
6 3 (23.08%) Security Cleared
7 2 (15.38%) Continuous Delivery
7 2 (15.38%) Line Management
7 2 (15.38%) Functional Testing
7 2 (15.38%) Analytics
7 2 (15.38%) Client/Server
7 2 (15.38%) ITIL
7 2 (15.38%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 1 (7.69%) Performance Management
8 1 (7.69%) SC Cleared
8 1 (7.69%) Waterfall
8 1 (7.69%) Capacity Planning
8 1 (7.69%) Selenium
8 1 (7.69%) Test Scripting
8 1 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
8 1 (7.69%) Manual Testing
8 1 (7.69%) JIRA
8 1 (7.69%) Resource Management
8 1 (7.69%) Unix

User Acceptance Testing
Top Related 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:

Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Jenkins
1 1 (7.69%) JIRA
1 1 (7.69%) Selenium
Job Titles
1 6 (46.15%) Test Manager
2 4 (30.77%) Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Business Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Software Tester
3 2 (15.38%) Test Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Tester
4 1 (7.69%) Agile Business Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Network Specialist
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Test Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.69%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (61.54%) System Testing
2 7 (53.85%) Software Testing
3 6 (46.15%) Test Automation
4 5 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (38.46%) Test Strategy
5 4 (30.77%) User Stories
6 3 (23.08%) Regression Testing
6 3 (23.08%) Scrum
7 2 (15.38%) Analytics
7 2 (15.38%) Continuous Delivery
7 2 (15.38%) Functional Testing
7 2 (15.38%) ITIL
7 2 (15.38%) Line Management
7 2 (15.38%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 1 (7.69%) Code Optimisation
8 1 (7.69%) Customer Requirements
8 1 (7.69%) Digital Analytics
8 1 (7.69%) Mentoring
8 1 (7.69%) Planning and Forecasting
8 1 (7.69%) Waterfall
Qualifications
1 4 (30.77%) ISTQB
2 3 (23.08%) Security Cleared
3 1 (7.69%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (7.69%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (30.77%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (30.77%) Microsoft