Period
to 23 November 2017

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 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
South West > Somerset
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 100 93 92
Rank change year-on-year -7 -1 +9
Permanent jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 14 22 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 1.04% 1.65% 1.60%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.16% 1.82% 1.83%
Number of salaries quoted 17 26 10
Somerset median annual salary £50,000 £37,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +35.14% +5.71% +7.69%
10th Percentile £34,650 £31,375 £22,500
90th Percentile £52,500 £57,500 £42,000
South West median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +12.50% - -

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 1208 1211 1090
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 90.15% 90.85% 87.13%
Number of salaries quoted 996 1024 941
Somerset median annual salary £40,250 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +0.63% +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £24,000
90th Percentile £58,750 £57,500 £55,000
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +3.90%

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 23 November 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 6 months to 23 November 2017. 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 -5 10 £50,000 +36.99%
Street +11 1 - -
User Acceptance Testing
South West

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 7 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 6 (42.86%) Test Strategy
3 5 (35.71%) Finance
3 5 (35.71%) Software Testing
4 4 (28.57%) Degree
4 4 (28.57%) Selenium
4 4 (28.57%) QA
4 4 (28.57%) Manual Testing
4 4 (28.57%) Scrum
4 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
4 4 (28.57%) Software Delivery
4 4 (28.57%) BDD
4 4 (28.57%) Functional Testing
5 3 (21.43%) Marketing
5 3 (21.43%) Test Scripting
5 3 (21.43%) WebDriver
5 3 (21.43%) Cucumber
5 3 (21.43%) ERP
5 3 (21.43%) Salesforce.com
5 3 (21.43%) COM
5 3 (21.43%) CRM
5 3 (21.43%) Migration
5 3 (21.43%) Integration Testing
5 3 (21.43%) Use Case
5 3 (21.43%) Document Management
5 3 (21.43%) Data Analysis
5 3 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (21.43%) Dynamics CRM
5 3 (21.43%) Dynamics AX
6 2 (14.29%) JIRA

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 3 (21.43%) Dynamics AX
1 3 (21.43%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) Hadoop
1 1 (7.14%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (28.57%) Selenium
2 3 (21.43%) Cucumber
2 3 (21.43%) WebDriver
3 2 (14.29%) JIRA
3 2 (14.29%) JMeter
3 2 (14.29%) LoadRunner
4 1 (7.14%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (35.71%) Finance
2 3 (21.43%) Marketing
3 1 (7.14%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 4 (28.57%) Team Leader
1 4 (28.57%) Test Team Leader
2 2 (14.29%) Analyst
2 2 (14.29%) QA Manager
2 2 (14.29%) Test Leader
3 1 (7.14%) Automation Team Leader
3 1 (7.14%) Automation Test Lead
3 1 (7.14%) Business Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Consultant
3 1 (7.14%) DBA
3 1 (7.14%) Developer
3 1 (7.14%) QA Leader
3 1 (7.14%) QA Manual Tester
3 1 (7.14%) Senior Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Software QA Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Software QA Tester
3 1 (7.14%) Technical Consultant
3 1 (7.14%) Technical Developer
3 1 (7.14%) Test Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (21.43%) COM
2 1 (7.14%) Gherkin
2 1 (7.14%) JSON
2 1 (7.14%) Middleware
2 1 (7.14%) RESTful
2 1 (7.14%) Velocity
2 1 (7.14%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) Computer Science
1 1 (7.14%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.14%) Android
1 1 (7.14%) Apple iOS
1 1 (7.14%) Linux
1 1 (7.14%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 6 (42.86%) Test Strategy
3 5 (35.71%) Software Testing
4 4 (28.57%) BDD
4 4 (28.57%) Functional Testing
4 4 (28.57%) Manual Testing
4 4 (28.57%) Scrum
4 4 (28.57%) Software Delivery
5 3 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (21.43%) CRM
5 3 (21.43%) Data Analysis
5 3 (21.43%) Document Management
5 3 (21.43%) ERP
5 3 (21.43%) Integration Testing
5 3 (21.43%) Migration
5 3 (21.43%) Test Scripting
5 3 (21.43%) Use Case
6 2 (14.29%) Operational Acceptance Testing
6 2 (14.29%) SDLC
6 2 (14.29%) System Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (14.29%) SQL
2 1 (7.14%) Bash Shell
2 1 (7.14%) Java
2 1 (7.14%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (28.57%) Degree
2 1 (7.14%) ISEB
2 1 (7.14%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (28.57%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 3 (21.43%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (14.29%) Oracle
4 1 (7.14%) Murex