Period
to 18 February 2019

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 18 February 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
South West > Somerset
6 months to
18 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 73 97 106
Rank change year-on-year +24 +9 -46
Permanent jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 25 13 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 2.24% 1.06% 0.96%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.45% 1.17% 1.03%
Number of salaries quoted 14 21 19
Somerset median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +36.99% -2.01%
10th Percentile £33,550 £41,500 £31,200
90th Percentile £53,750 £52,500 £55,500
South West median annual salary £49,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +8.89% +5.88% +13.33%

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 1,019 1,110 1,163
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 91.39% 90.91% 92.82%
Number of salaries quoted 700 937 960
Somerset median annual salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.66% +2.50% +6.67%
10th Percentile £27,000 £26,250 £26,225
90th Percentile £68,750 £60,000 £58,750
South West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% +2.41% +3.75%

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 18 February 2019.

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 18 February 2019. 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 +19 17 £50,000 - 1
Shepton Mallet - 6 £42,500 -
Taunton - 1 £32,500 -
Bridgwater - 1 - -
User Acceptance Testing
South West

For the 6 months to 18 February 2019, 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 14 (56.00%) Test Automation
2 12 (48.00%) Python
3 11 (44.00%) Continuous Delivery
3 11 (44.00%) Continuous Integration
4 9 (36.00%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (28.00%) Microsoft
6 6 (24.00%) Business Intelligence
6 6 (24.00%) SQL
6 6 (24.00%) SQL Server
6 6 (24.00%) Kimball Methodology
6 6 (24.00%) Analytics
6 6 (24.00%) Azure SQL Database
6 6 (24.00%) R
6 6 (24.00%) Microsoft Azure
6 6 (24.00%) Power BI
6 6 (24.00%) Team Foundation Server
6 6 (24.00%) Dynamics 365
7 5 (20.00%) Non-Functional Testing
7 5 (20.00%) Service Design
7 5 (20.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
7 5 (20.00%) System Integration Testing
7 5 (20.00%) Defect Management
7 5 (20.00%) Defect Tracking
7 5 (20.00%) System Testing
7 5 (20.00%) Test Management
7 5 (20.00%) JIRA
7 5 (20.00%) Life Science
7 5 (20.00%) Investment Banking
7 5 (20.00%) Banking
7 5 (20.00%) Manufacturing

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 3 (12.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (4.00%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 6 (24.00%) Dynamics 365
1 6 (24.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (24.00%) Azure SQL Database
1 6 (24.00%) Power BI
1 6 (24.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (24.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (20.00%) JIRA
General
1 5 (20.00%) Banking
1 5 (20.00%) Investment Banking
1 5 (20.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 8 (32.00%) Analyst
1 8 (32.00%) Test Manager
2 6 (24.00%) Business Analyst
2 6 (24.00%) Developer
2 6 (24.00%) SQL Developer
3 5 (20.00%) Analyst Developer
3 5 (20.00%) Defect Manager
3 5 (20.00%) Developer Analyst
3 5 (20.00%) Software Analyst
3 5 (20.00%) Software Developer
3 5 (20.00%) SQL Analyst
4 3 (12.00%) Test Leader
5 2 (8.00%) IT Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) Business IT Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) Information Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) IT Business Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (12.00%) CSS
1 3 (12.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.00%) Life Science
2 3 (12.00%) Management Information System
2 3 (12.00%) Renewable Energy
3 1 (4.00%) NHS
3 1 (4.00%) Self-Motivation
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (56.00%) Test Automation
2 11 (44.00%) Continuous Delivery
2 11 (44.00%) Continuous Integration
3 9 (36.00%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (24.00%) Analytics
4 6 (24.00%) Business Intelligence
4 6 (24.00%) Kimball Methodology
5 5 (20.00%) Defect Management
5 5 (20.00%) Defect Tracking
5 5 (20.00%) Non-Functional Testing
5 5 (20.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
5 5 (20.00%) Service Design
5 5 (20.00%) System Integration Testing
5 5 (20.00%) System Testing
5 5 (20.00%) Test Management
6 4 (16.00%) Data Analysis
7 3 (12.00%) ERP
7 3 (12.00%) Migration
7 3 (12.00%) OO
7 3 (12.00%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 12 (48.00%) Python
2 6 (24.00%) R
2 6 (24.00%) SQL
3 3 (12.00%) C#
3 3 (12.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (4.00%) Degree
Systems Management
1 2 (8.00%) Nmap
Vendors
1 7 (28.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (20.00%) Cognizant