Period
to 14 November 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 14 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
South West > Somerset
6 months to
14 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 73 108 97
Rank change year-on-year +35 -11 -2
Permanent jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 13 15 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 1.37% 1.09% 1.71%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.51% 1.18% 1.84%
Number of salaries quoted 6 17 24
Somerset median annual salary £36,250 £50,000 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -27.50% +36.99% +12.31%
10th Percentile £21,250 £34,650 £31,325
90th Percentile £46,250 £52,500 £57,500
South West median annual salary £50,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +17.65% +6.25% -

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 862 1,268 1,250
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 90.93% 91.88% 92.80%
Number of salaries quoted 674 1,038 1,063
Somerset median annual salary £42,750 £41,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.27% +2.50% +6.67%
10th Percentile £27,000 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £58,750 £57,500
South West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -

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 14 November 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 14 November 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 +28 8 £22,500 -55.00%
Shepton Mallet - 5 £42,500 -
User Acceptance Testing
South West

For the 6 months to 14 November 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 6 (46.15%) Microsoft
1 6 (46.15%) SQL
1 6 (46.15%) SQL Server
2 5 (38.46%) Banking
2 5 (38.46%) Investment Banking
2 5 (38.46%) JIRA
2 5 (38.46%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (38.46%) Test Automation
2 5 (38.46%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (38.46%) Test Management
2 5 (38.46%) Azure SQL Database
2 5 (38.46%) R
2 5 (38.46%) Non-Functional Testing
2 5 (38.46%) Kimball Methodology
2 5 (38.46%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (38.46%) Cognizant
2 5 (38.46%) Operational Acceptance Testing
2 5 (38.46%) System Integration Testing
2 5 (38.46%) Defect Management
2 5 (38.46%) Defect Tracking
2 5 (38.46%) Power BI
2 5 (38.46%) Service Design
2 5 (38.46%) Dynamics 365
3 4 (30.77%) Manufacturing
3 4 (30.77%) Life Science
4 3 (23.08%) JavaScript
4 3 (23.08%) Renewable Energy
5 2 (15.38%) Cross-Browser Testing
5 2 (15.38%) Coaching
5 2 (15.38%) SharePoint

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 2 (15.38%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (38.46%) Dynamics 365
1 5 (38.46%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (7.69%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (46.15%) SQL Server
2 5 (38.46%) Azure SQL Database
2 5 (38.46%) Power BI
3 1 (7.69%) MS Access
3 1 (7.69%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (38.46%) JIRA
1 5 (38.46%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (38.46%) Banking
1 5 (38.46%) Investment Banking
2 4 (30.77%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 7 (53.85%) Analyst
2 6 (46.15%) Developer
3 5 (38.46%) Analyst Developer
3 5 (38.46%) Defect Manager
3 5 (38.46%) Developer Analyst
3 5 (38.46%) Software Analyst
3 5 (38.46%) SQL Developer
4 4 (30.77%) Business Analyst
4 4 (30.77%) Software Developer
4 4 (30.77%) SQL Analyst
5 2 (15.38%) Junior
5 2 (15.38%) Junior Analyst
5 2 (15.38%) Test Analyst
6 1 (7.69%) Data Analyst
6 1 (7.69%) Junior Data Analyst
6 1 (7.69%) Junior Developer
6 1 (7.69%) Junior Software Tester
6 1 (7.69%) Junior Test Analyst
6 1 (7.69%) Junior Tester
6 1 (7.69%) Software Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (15.38%) CSS
1 2 (15.38%) HTML
2 1 (7.69%) Ajax
2 1 (7.69%) jQuery
2 1 (7.69%) JSON
2 1 (7.69%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (30.77%) Life Science
2 3 (23.08%) Renewable Energy
3 2 (15.38%) Management Information System
4 1 (7.69%) Data Centre
4 1 (7.69%) Data Structures
4 1 (7.69%) Self-Motivation
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) Business Intelligence
1 5 (38.46%) Defect Management
1 5 (38.46%) Defect Tracking
1 5 (38.46%) Kimball Methodology
1 5 (38.46%) Non-Functional Testing
1 5 (38.46%) Operational Acceptance Testing
1 5 (38.46%) Service Design
1 5 (38.46%) System Integration Testing
1 5 (38.46%) Test Automation
1 5 (38.46%) Test Management
2 2 (15.38%) Coaching
2 2 (15.38%) Cross-Browser Testing
2 2 (15.38%) Data Analysis
2 2 (15.38%) ERP
2 2 (15.38%) Facilities Management
2 2 (15.38%) Migration
2 2 (15.38%) OO
2 2 (15.38%) OOP
2 2 (15.38%) Software Testing
2 2 (15.38%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 6 (46.15%) SQL
2 5 (38.46%) R
3 3 (23.08%) JavaScript
4 2 (15.38%) C#
4 2 (15.38%) Python
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) GDPR
Vendors
1 6 (46.15%) Microsoft
2 5 (38.46%) Cognizant
3 1 (7.69%) ServiceNow