Period
to 22 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Southampton 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 22 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Hampshire > Southampton
6 months to
22 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 110 91 107
Rank change year-on-year -19 +16 -7
Permanent jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 22 15 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Southampton 1.25% 1.23% 0.99%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.46% 1.42% 1.17%
Number of salaries quoted 21 15 13
Southampton median annual salary £40,000 £50,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.00% +53.85% -18.75%
10th Percentile £33,750 £31,583 £27,500
90th Percentile £52,500 £52,500 £55,500
Hampshire median annual salary £40,000 £50,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year -20.00% +42.86% -22.22%

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 Southampton with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Southampton
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,507 1,056 1,194
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Southampton 85.97% 86.63% 84.26%
Number of salaries quoted 1,357 926 1,091
Southampton median annual salary £39,500 £42,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.06% +2.41% +10.67%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,000 £26,000
90th Percentile £58,000 £61,250 £62,500
Hampshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

User Acceptance Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Southampton

Job postings citing User Acceptance Testing as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Southampton.

Job vacancy trend for User Acceptance Testing in Southampton

User Acceptance Testing
Salary Trend in Southampton

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

Salary trend for User Acceptance Testing in Southampton

User Acceptance Testing
Salary Histogram in Southampton

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing User Acceptance Testing in Southampton over the 6 months to 22 January 2018.

Salary histogram for User Acceptance Testing in Southampton

For the 6 months to 22 January 2018, 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 Southampton region with a requirement for User Acceptance Testing.

1 19 (86.36%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (68.18%) QA
2 15 (68.18%) Selenium
2 15 (68.18%) Test Automation
2 15 (68.18%) Acceptance Criteria
3 8 (36.36%) JIRA
3 8 (36.36%) Digital Marketing
3 8 (36.36%) Penetration Testing
3 8 (36.36%) Marketing
3 8 (36.36%) Android
3 8 (36.36%) API Testing
3 8 (36.36%) Mobile App
3 8 (36.36%) Appium
3 8 (36.36%) Apple iOS
3 8 (36.36%) Confluence
3 8 (36.36%) Waterfall
3 8 (36.36%) Load Testing
3 8 (36.36%) Security Testing
3 8 (36.36%) Test Scripting
3 8 (36.36%) Manual Testing
4 7 (31.82%) Kanban
4 7 (31.82%) Continuous Integration
4 7 (31.82%) Integration Testing
4 7 (31.82%) BDD
4 7 (31.82%) ATDD
4 7 (31.82%) TDD
4 7 (31.82%) Scrum
5 6 (27.27%) Retail
6 5 (22.73%) Web Development
7 4 (18.18%) Business Analysis

User Acceptance Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills in Southampton 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 8 (36.36%) Confluence
2 1 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2013
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.55%) Fibre Channel
1 1 (4.55%) iSCSI
1 1 (4.55%) SAN
Development Applications
1 15 (68.18%) Selenium
2 8 (36.36%) Appium
2 8 (36.36%) JIRA
General
1 8 (36.36%) Marketing
2 6 (27.27%) Retail
3 1 (4.55%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (45.45%) QA Engineer
2 8 (36.36%) Applications Engineer
3 7 (31.82%) Analyst
4 5 (22.73%) Business Analyst
5 3 (13.64%) Tester
6 2 (9.09%) Automation Test Analyst
6 2 (9.09%) Test Analyst
7 1 (4.55%) Business IT Analyst
7 1 (4.55%) Consultant
7 1 (4.55%) Defect Manager
7 1 (4.55%) IT Analyst
7 1 (4.55%) IT Business Analyst
7 1 (4.55%) Retail Business Analyst
7 1 (4.55%) Senior Consultant
7 1 (4.55%) Senior Technical Consultant
7 1 (4.55%) Technical Consultant
7 1 (4.55%) Test Manager
7 1 (4.55%) UAT Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 8 (36.36%) Mobile App
2 1 (4.55%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 8 (36.36%) Android
1 8 (36.36%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (86.36%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (68.18%) Acceptance Criteria
2 15 (68.18%) Test Automation
3 8 (36.36%) API Testing
3 8 (36.36%) Digital Marketing
3 8 (36.36%) Load Testing
3 8 (36.36%) Manual Testing
3 8 (36.36%) Penetration Testing
3 8 (36.36%) Security Testing
3 8 (36.36%) Test Scripting
3 8 (36.36%) Waterfall
4 7 (31.82%) ATDD
4 7 (31.82%) BDD
4 7 (31.82%) Continuous Integration
4 7 (31.82%) Integration Testing
4 7 (31.82%) Kanban
4 7 (31.82%) Scrum
4 7 (31.82%) TDD
5 5 (22.73%) Web Development
6 4 (18.18%) Business Analysis
Qualifications
1 1 (4.55%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (68.18%) QA
2 1 (4.55%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (4.55%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (4.55%) XenApp
Vendors
1 1 (4.55%) Citrix
1 1 (4.55%) Microsoft
1 1 (4.55%) VMware