The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
England / South East
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 199 151 184
Rank change year-on-year -48 +33  
Permanent jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 208 394 367
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 1.44% 2.16% 1.72%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.65% 2.49% 1.99%
Number of salaries quoted 151 319 308
Median salary £44,500 £43,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.29% -3.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,550 £31,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  

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 the South East with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
South East
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 12571 15796 18401
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 86.82% 86.66% 86.36%
Number of salaries quoted 10388 13263 14737
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £68,400 £65,000 £68,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

User Acceptance Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South East 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 the South East

User Acceptance Testing
Salary Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing User Acceptance Testing in the South East.

Salary trend for User Acceptance Testing in the South East

User Acceptance Testing
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing User Acceptance Testing in the South East over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Salary histogram for User Acceptance Testing in the South East

User Acceptance Testing
Job Locations in the South East

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 South East region over the 3 months to 25 June 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
Surrey +20 65 £45,500 +7.05% 10
Hampshire 0 36 £47,500 +18.75% 5
Buckinghamshire -18 31 £52,500 +20.68% 6
Berkshire -53 20 £43,000 -4.44% 4
West Sussex +21 19 £32,500 -5.10% 1
East Sussex -1 17 £35,000 -30.00% 1
Oxfordshire -11 12 £44,000 +17.33% 5
Kent -23 7 £42,500 +21.42% 1
Sussex - 2 £37,500 -
User Acceptance Testing
England

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 South East region with a requirement for User Acceptance Testing.

1 179 (40.50%) Agile Software Development
2 147 (33.26%) Test Automation
3 145 (32.81%) Finance
4 99 (22.40%) SQL
5 90 (20.36%) Software Testing
6 84 (19.00%) Microsoft
7 83 (18.78%) ISEB
7 83 (18.78%) Regression Testing
8 82 (18.55%) QA
8 82 (18.55%) Test Scripting
9 77 (17.42%) ISTQB
10 72 (16.29%) Test Strategy
11 64 (14.48%) Degree
12 63 (14.25%) Selenium
12 63 (14.25%) SQL Server
13 62 (14.03%) Project Management
13 62 (14.03%) SDLC
14 61 (13.80%) Oracle
14 61 (13.80%) System Testing
15 59 (13.35%) C#
15 59 (13.35%) Functional Testing
16 57 (12.90%) Java
17 54 (12.22%) .NET
18 51 (11.54%) Scrum
19 50 (11.31%) Windows
19 50 (11.31%) Analytical Skills
19 50 (11.31%) Mentoring
20 44 (9.95%) XML
20 44 (9.95%) Manual Testing
21 43 (9.73%) Waterfall

User Acceptance Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 19 (4.30%) CMS
2 17 (3.85%) IIS
3 6 (1.36%) Sitecore CMS
4 5 (1.13%) WebSphere
4 5 (1.13%) WebSphere Application Server
5 4 (0.90%) Apache
5 4 (0.90%) JBoss
5 4 (0.90%) Oracle Workflow
5 4 (0.90%) SharePoint
5 4 (0.90%) WordPress
6 3 (0.68%) Apache Pig
7 2 (0.45%) CICS
7 2 (0.45%) Tomcat
7 2 (0.45%) Tuxedo
8 1 (0.23%) nginx
8 1 (0.23%) Umbraco
Applications
1 22 (4.98%) Microsoft Excel
2 17 (3.85%) Microsoft Office
3 16 (3.62%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 13 (2.94%) Microsoft Project
5 7 (1.58%) MS Visio
6 3 (0.68%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 3 (0.68%) Siemens NX
7 1 (0.23%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 16 (3.62%) Oracle EBS
1 16 (3.62%) Oracle EBS R12
2 11 (2.49%) Dynamics CRM
3 5 (1.13%) Payment Gateway
4 3 (0.68%) Teamcenter
5 2 (0.45%) Dynamics AX
5 2 (0.45%) Dynamics NAV
6 1 (0.23%) Cognos Business Intelligence
6 1 (0.23%) Cognos TM1
6 1 (0.23%) Eloqua
6 1 (0.23%) Sage X3
6 1 (0.23%) SAP MM
Cloud Services
1 13 (2.94%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (2.49%) GitHub
3 10 (2.26%) Microsoft Azure
4 6 (1.36%) Office 365
5 5 (1.13%) G Suite
5 5 (1.13%) SaaS
5 5 (1.13%) Slack
6 3 (0.68%) iPaaS
7 2 (0.45%) Asana
7 2 (0.45%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.23%) Force.com
8 1 (0.23%) Salesforce Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 14 (3.17%) VoIP
2 6 (1.36%) HTTP
2 6 (1.36%) TCP/IP
3 4 (0.90%) Firewall
4 2 (0.45%) Internet
5 1 (0.23%) Intranet
5 1 (0.23%) LAN
5 1 (0.23%) SNMP
5 1 (0.23%) VLAN
5 1 (0.23%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (0.23%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 63 (14.25%) SQL Server
2 21 (4.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 18 (4.07%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 17 (3.85%) MySQL
5 16 (3.62%) Oracle BI EE
5 16 (3.62%) SQL Server 2016
6 14 (3.17%) SQL Server 2008
7 13 (2.94%) Oracle Database
8 12 (2.71%) Data Warehouse
8 12 (2.71%) Oracle Reports
9 10 (2.26%) NoSQL
10 8 (1.81%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 7 (1.58%) BusinessObjects
12 6 (1.36%) Oracle9i Database
12 6 (1.36%) SQL Server 2005
12 6 (1.36%) SQL Server 2012
12 6 (1.36%) SQL Server 2014
13 5 (1.13%) PostgreSQL
13 5 (1.13%) Relational Database
14 4 (0.90%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 63 (14.25%) Selenium
2 30 (6.79%) Team Foundation Server
3 25 (5.66%) JIRA
4 19 (4.30%) Jenkins
5 18 (4.07%) LoadRunner
6 16 (3.62%) WebDriver
7 14 (3.17%) InstallShield
7 14 (3.17%) Visual Studio
8 12 (2.71%) JMeter
8 12 (2.71%) SoapUI
9 11 (2.49%) Subversion
10 10 (2.26%) HP UFT
11 8 (1.81%) Cucumber
11 8 (1.81%) TestComplete
11 8 (1.81%) VSS/SourceSafe
12 7 (1.58%) Firebug
12 7 (1.58%) Selenium IDE
13 6 (1.36%) Git (software)
13 6 (1.36%) LoadUI
14 5 (1.13%) NUnit
General
1 145 (32.81%) Finance
2 30 (6.79%) Retail
3 29 (6.56%) Manufacturing
4 20 (4.52%) Automotive
5 19 (4.30%) Telecoms
6 14 (3.17%) Aerospace
6 14 (3.17%) Billing
7 13 (2.94%) Marketing
8 12 (2.71%) Spanish Language
9 8 (1.81%) French Language
10 7 (1.58%) Legal
11 5 (1.13%) Back Office
11 5 (1.13%) Banking
12 4 (0.90%) Publishing
13 3 (0.68%) Games
14 1 (0.23%) Financial Institution
14 1 (0.23%) General Ledger
14 1 (0.23%) German Language
14 1 (0.23%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 172 (38.91%) Analyst
2 90 (20.36%) Business Analyst
3 55 (12.44%) Test Analyst
4 53 (11.99%) Developer
5 41 (9.28%) Test Manager
6 39 (8.82%) Test Engineer
7 38 (8.60%) Consultant
8 36 (8.14%) .NET Developer
9 32 (7.24%) C# Developer
10 29 (6.56%) C# .NET Developer
10 29 (6.56%) Tester
11 21 (4.75%) Junior
12 20 (4.52%) Software Analyst
12 20 (4.52%) Software Test Engineer
13 17 (3.85%) Test Automation Engineer
14 15 (3.39%) Service Analyst
14 15 (3.39%) Support Analyst
15 14 (3.17%) Oracle Consultant
15 14 (3.17%) Software Test Analyst
16 13 (2.94%) QA Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (12.22%) .NET
2 44 (9.95%) XML
3 40 (9.05%) Web Services
4 31 (7.01%) HTML
5 21 (4.75%) CSS
5 21 (4.75%) SOAP
6 14 (3.17%) ASP.NET
7 13 (2.94%) .NET Framework
8 12 (2.71%) REST
9 11 (2.49%) Entity Framework
10 10 (2.26%) Ajax
11 9 (2.04%) J2EE
12 8 (1.81%) HTML5
12 8 (1.81%) SAP Fiori
12 8 (1.81%) SAP PI
12 8 (1.81%) XHTML
13 7 (1.58%) XSLT
14 6 (1.36%) jQuery
15 5 (1.13%) Hibernate
15 5 (1.13%) Java SE
Miscellaneous
1 50 (11.31%) Analytical Skills
2 37 (8.37%) Computer Science
3 14 (3.17%) Management Information System
3 14 (3.17%) User Experience
4 11 (2.49%) PMI
5 10 (2.26%) Fintech
6 9 (2.04%) Client/Server
7 7 (1.58%) Data Centre
7 7 (1.58%) Enterprise Software
7 7 (1.58%) Replication
8 6 (1.36%) Greenfield Project
8 6 (1.36%) Mobile App
9 4 (0.90%) FMCG
10 3 (0.68%) Data Structures
10 3 (0.68%) Fat Client
10 3 (0.68%) Smart Meter
10 3 (0.68%) Thin Client
11 2 (0.45%) EPoS
11 2 (0.45%) iPad
11 2 (0.45%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 50 (11.31%) Windows
2 33 (7.47%) Unix
3 32 (7.24%) Linux
4 22 (4.98%) Solaris
5 13 (2.94%) Windows Server
6 12 (2.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 6 (1.36%) Windows 2000 Server
8 5 (1.13%) Windows Server 2012
9 3 (0.68%) Android
9 3 (0.68%) Windows Server 2008
10 2 (0.45%) Windows 10
10 2 (0.45%) zOS
11 1 (0.23%) Debian
11 1 (0.23%) MVS
11 1 (0.23%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 179 (40.50%) Agile Software Development
2 147 (33.26%) Test Automation
3 90 (20.36%) Software Testing
4 83 (18.78%) Regression Testing
5 82 (18.55%) Test Scripting
6 72 (16.29%) Test Strategy
7 62 (14.03%) Project Management
7 62 (14.03%) SDLC
8 61 (13.80%) System Testing
9 59 (13.35%) Functional Testing
10 51 (11.54%) Scrum
11 50 (11.31%) Mentoring
12 44 (9.95%) Manual Testing
13 43 (9.73%) Business Analysis
13 43 (9.73%) Waterfall
14 42 (9.50%) Unit Testing
15 40 (9.05%) Non-Functional Testing
16 38 (8.60%) Business Intelligence
16 38 (8.60%) Time Management
17 37 (8.37%) Scenario Testing
Programming Languages
1 99 (22.40%) SQL
2 59 (13.35%) C#
3 57 (12.90%) Java
4 24 (5.43%) T-SQL
5 21 (4.75%) JavaScript
6 18 (4.07%) C
6 18 (4.07%) C++
7 15 (3.39%) ABAP
7 15 (3.39%) Perl
7 15 (3.39%) Python
7 15 (3.39%) Ruby
8 14 (3.17%) VB
9 13 (2.94%) PL/SQL
10 11 (2.49%) PHP
11 8 (1.81%) Shell Script
12 6 (1.36%) ECMAScript
12 6 (1.36%) VB.NET
13 5 (1.13%) VBScript
14 2 (0.45%) Assembly Language
14 2 (0.45%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 83 (18.78%) ISEB
2 77 (17.42%) ISTQB
3 64 (14.48%) Degree
4 25 (5.66%) Security Cleared
5 17 (3.85%) SC Cleared
6 14 (3.17%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 11 (2.49%) PMI Certification
8 6 (1.36%) Computer Science Degree
9 4 (0.90%) BPSS Clearance
10 3 (0.68%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 3 (0.68%) MCP
10 3 (0.68%) Microsoft Certification
11 2 (0.45%) CBAP
12 1 (0.23%) HND
12 1 (0.23%) ITIL Certification
12 1 (0.23%) Numerate Degree
12 1 (0.23%) OCP
12 1 (0.23%) Oracle Certification
12 1 (0.23%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 1 (0.23%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 82 (18.55%) QA
2 9 (2.04%) PMO
3 3 (0.68%) SLA
4 1 (0.23%) ISO 9000
4 1 (0.23%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 13 (2.94%) Active Directory
2 5 (1.13%) Hyper-V
3 4 (0.90%) Docker
4 3 (0.68%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (0.45%) Firmware
6 1 (0.23%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (0.23%) Virtual Servers
6 1 (0.23%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 19 (4.30%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (0.45%) SCCM
3 1 (0.23%) Docker Swarm
3 1 (0.23%) Kubernetes
3 1 (0.23%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.23%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (0.23%) vRealize
3 1 (0.23%) WSUS
Vendors
1 84 (19.00%) Microsoft
2 61 (13.80%) Oracle
3 27 (6.11%) SAP
4 22 (4.98%) HP
5 20 (4.52%) Red Hat
6 14 (3.17%) VMware
7 12 (2.71%) Adobe
8 11 (2.49%) MuleSoft
8 11 (2.49%) Tableau
9 10 (2.26%) Splunk
10 8 (1.81%) TOWER Software
11 7 (1.58%) Google
11 7 (1.58%) IBM
11 7 (1.58%) Sitecore
12 5 (1.13%) BT
12 5 (1.13%) Xamarin
13 4 (0.90%) Cognos
13 4 (0.90%) Salesforce.com
14 3 (0.68%) ServiceNow
14 3 (0.68%) Siemens
Woking, Surrey
F4P Recruitment Consultancy
Salary: £36000 - £42000 per annum + benefits+parking
Posted: 2 days ago
Liss, Hampshire
Candidate Source
Salary: £35,000 - £50,000 per annum DOE
Posted: 3 days ago
Reigate, Surrey
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £41000 per annum + + excellent bens and poss 25% bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £48,000 + an outstanding package
Posted: 4 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £48,000 + an outstanding package
Posted: 4 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: From £31,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Witney, Oxfordshire
DCV Technologies
Salary: From £32,000 to £38,000 per annum Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Alton, Hampshire
Roc Search
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Reigate, Surrey
Client Server
Salary: £35k to £40k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Guildford
Allianz Insurance Plc
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Reigate, Surrey
TLP Consultancy Ltd.
Salary: £30000 - £41000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000 - £70,000 (Plus excellent Package!!)
Posted: 4 days ago
Sutton, Surrey
Reed Business Information Ltd
Salary: From £55,000 to £60,000 per annum + bonus & extensive benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Oscar
Posted: 4 days ago
Eastleigh, Hampshire
Sanderson
Salary: excellent benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Oxfordshire
IC Resources
Salary: attractive salary + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Westerham, Kent
Edison Hill Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Healthcare, Perkbo
Posted: 2 days ago
Lewes, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Mane Contract Services Limited
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus _+ Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Sutton, Surrey
Reed Business Information Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + 7.5% bonus + benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Maersk Line
Posted: 17 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Maersk Line
Posted: 17 days ago
Havant
Spectrum IT
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + 25
Posted: 26 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Veritas Technologies (Uk) Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 20 days ago