Period
to 19 February 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 19 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
South West > Somerset
6 months to
19 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 99 99 56
Rank change year-on-year 0 -43 +37
Permanent jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 14 12 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 1.14% 0.96% 3.93%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.28% 1.06% 4.45%
Number of salaries quoted 22 19 26
Somerset median annual salary £50,000 £36,500 £37,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +36.99% -2.01% +14.62%
10th Percentile £41,500 £31,200 £22,500
90th Percentile £52,500 £55,500 £56,250
South West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% +13.33% -11.76%

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 1,091 1,136 1,101
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 88.77% 91.32% 88.36%
Number of salaries quoted 929 941 946
Somerset median annual salary £41,377 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.44% +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £26,850 £26,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £60,050 £58,750 £54,375
South West median annual salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.41% +3.75% +2.56%

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 19 February 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 19 February 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 -14 8 £50,000 +33.33% 2
Yeovil +5 2 £46,000 +73.58% 1
Street - 1 - -
User Acceptance Testing
South West

For the 6 months to 19 February 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 11 (78.57%) Test Automation
2 9 (64.29%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
4 6 (42.86%) Functional Testing
5 5 (35.71%) BDD
5 5 (35.71%) Selenium
5 5 (35.71%) Scrum
5 5 (35.71%) Continuous Delivery
6 4 (28.57%) Finance
6 4 (28.57%) QA
6 4 (28.57%) Integration Testing
7 3 (21.43%) Test Strategy
7 3 (21.43%) TDD
7 3 (21.43%) Kanban
7 3 (21.43%) Analytics
7 3 (21.43%) Digital Analytics
8 2 (14.29%) ATDD
8 2 (14.29%) Acceptance Criteria
8 2 (14.29%) Software Delivery
8 2 (14.29%) Operational Acceptance Testing
8 2 (14.29%) Software Testing
8 2 (14.29%) SQL
8 2 (14.29%) Oracle
8 2 (14.29%) Manual Testing
8 2 (14.29%) Retail
8 2 (14.29%) Non-Functional Testing
8 2 (14.29%) Cucumber
8 2 (14.29%) WebDriver
9 1 (7.14%) SaaS
9 1 (7.14%) Bash Shell

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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) SaaS
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 5 (35.71%) Selenium
2 2 (14.29%) Cucumber
2 2 (14.29%) WebDriver
3 1 (7.14%) JIRA
3 1 (7.14%) JMeter
3 1 (7.14%) LoadRunner
General
1 4 (28.57%) Finance
2 2 (14.29%) Retail
3 1 (7.14%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 5 (35.71%) Test Manager
2 3 (21.43%) Team Leader
2 3 (21.43%) Test Team Leader
3 2 (14.29%) Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) QA Manager
3 2 (14.29%) QA Specialist
3 2 (14.29%) Test Leader
4 1 (7.14%) Analyst Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Automation Team Leader
4 1 (7.14%) Automation Test Lead
4 1 (7.14%) Murex Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) Murex Developer
4 1 (7.14%) QA Test Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Release Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Software Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Software QA Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Software Test Manager
4 1 (7.14%) SQL DBA
4 1 (7.14%) Technical Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Technical Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) Gherkin
1 1 (7.14%) JSON
1 1 (7.14%) Middleware
1 1 (7.14%) RESTful
1 1 (7.14%) Velocity
1 1 (7.14%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) Computer Science
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 11 (78.57%) Test Automation
2 9 (64.29%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
4 6 (42.86%) Functional Testing
5 5 (35.71%) BDD
5 5 (35.71%) Continuous Delivery
5 5 (35.71%) Scrum
6 4 (28.57%) Integration Testing
7 3 (21.43%) Analytics
7 3 (21.43%) Digital Analytics
7 3 (21.43%) Kanban
7 3 (21.43%) TDD
7 3 (21.43%) Test Strategy
8 2 (14.29%) Acceptance Criteria
8 2 (14.29%) ATDD
8 2 (14.29%) Manual Testing
8 2 (14.29%) Non-Functional Testing
8 2 (14.29%) Operational Acceptance Testing
8 2 (14.29%) Software Delivery
8 2 (14.29%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (14.29%) SQL
2 1 (7.14%) Bash Shell
2 1 (7.14%) Java
2 1 (7.14%) Python
2 1 (7.14%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (28.57%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (14.29%) Oracle
2 1 (7.14%) Murex