Period
to 16 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire 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 16 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
South East > Buckinghamshire
6 months to
16 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 130 96 105
Rank change year-on-year -34 +9 -20
Permanent jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 38 76 102
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 1.38% 2.62% 2.54%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.65% 3.05% 2.99%
Number of salaries quoted 46 63 85
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £35,500 £43,500 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -18.39% - -3.33%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £31,750
90th Percentile £57,500 £61,000 £54,700
South East median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25% -11.11%

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 Buckinghamshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Buckinghamshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 2,308 2,494 3,408
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 83.59% 86.09% 84.92%
Number of salaries quoted 1,787 2,107 2,754
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - -
10th Percentile £26,750 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £63,750 £65,000 £62,500
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

User Acceptance Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Job vacancy trend for User Acceptance Testing in Buckinghamshire

User Acceptance Testing
Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Salary trend for User Acceptance Testing in Buckinghamshire

User Acceptance Testing
Salary Histogram in Buckinghamshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing User Acceptance Testing in Buckinghamshire over the 6 months to 16 January 2018.

Salary histogram for User Acceptance Testing in Buckinghamshire

User Acceptance Testing
Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

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 Buckinghamshire region over the 6 months to 16 January 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
Milton Keynes -2 24 £32,500 -21.69% 7
Newport Pagnell -1 7 £35,500 +22.41%
High Wycombe -6 4 £30,000 -35.14%
Aylesbury -21 1 £47,500 -5.00% 2
User Acceptance Testing
South East

For the 6 months to 16 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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for User Acceptance Testing.

1 23 (60.53%) SQL
2 19 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
3 16 (42.11%) SDLC
3 16 (42.11%) Finance
4 11 (28.95%) SQL Server
4 11 (28.95%) Business Intelligence
5 10 (26.32%) Use Case
6 9 (23.68%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (21.05%) Time Management
7 8 (21.05%) ISEB
7 8 (21.05%) Microsoft
7 8 (21.05%) Customer Requirements
8 7 (18.42%) Presales
8 7 (18.42%) Test Automation
9 6 (15.79%) Microsoft Excel
9 6 (15.79%) .NET
9 6 (15.79%) HP UFT
9 6 (15.79%) Relational Database
9 6 (15.79%) System Integration Testing
10 5 (13.16%) Non-Functional Testing
10 5 (13.16%) Visualisation
10 5 (13.16%) Data Visualisation
10 5 (13.16%) LoadRunner
10 5 (13.16%) T-SQL
11 4 (10.53%) Oracle
11 4 (10.53%) CSS
11 4 (10.53%) JavaScript
11 4 (10.53%) RDBMS
11 4 (10.53%) MicroStrategy
11 4 (10.53%) Remedy

User Acceptance Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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 (5.26%) CMS
2 1 (2.63%) Drupal
2 1 (2.63%) IBM Domino
Applications
1 6 (15.79%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (2.63%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (5.26%) SAP ERP
2 1 (2.63%) Oracle CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.26%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.63%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (28.95%) SQL Server
2 6 (15.79%) Relational Database
3 4 (10.53%) RDBMS
3 4 (10.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (10.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (5.26%) SQL Server 2016
5 1 (2.63%) Azure SQL Database
5 1 (2.63%) Big Data
5 1 (2.63%) Data Lake
5 1 (2.63%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (2.63%) Power BI
5 1 (2.63%) QlikView
5 1 (2.63%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (2.63%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (2.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 6 (15.79%) HP UFT
2 5 (13.16%) LoadRunner
3 4 (10.53%) Selenium
4 1 (2.63%) Bitbucket
4 1 (2.63%) eCATT
4 1 (2.63%) Eclipse
4 1 (2.63%) JIRA
4 1 (2.63%) Octopus Deploy
4 1 (2.63%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (2.63%) TeamCity
4 1 (2.63%) WinRunner
General
1 16 (42.11%) Finance
2 4 (10.53%) Banking
3 2 (5.26%) German Language
4 1 (2.63%) Marketing
4 1 (2.63%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 19 (50.00%) Analyst
2 14 (36.84%) Business Analyst
3 10 (26.32%) Developer
4 4 (10.53%) Test Analyst
5 3 (7.89%) .NET Developer
5 3 (7.89%) Head of Testing
5 3 (7.89%) Junior
5 3 (7.89%) Junior Developer
5 3 (7.89%) Senior Analyst
5 3 (7.89%) Senior Test Analyst
5 3 (7.89%) Test Leader
6 2 (5.26%) C# .NET Developer
6 2 (5.26%) C# VB.NET Developer
6 2 (5.26%) Head of UAT
6 2 (5.26%) Junior C# .NET Developer
6 2 (5.26%) Junior C# Developer
6 2 (5.26%) Lead Test Analyst
6 2 (5.26%) Senior Project Leader
6 2 (5.26%) SQL Analyst
6 2 (5.26%) Test Project Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (15.79%) .NET
2 4 (10.53%) CSS
2 4 (10.53%) CSS3
2 4 (10.53%) jQuery
3 3 (7.89%) HTML
3 3 (7.89%) HTML5
3 3 (7.89%) Web Services
4 2 (5.26%) SailPoint
5 1 (2.63%) .NET Core
5 1 (2.63%) .NET Framework
5 1 (2.63%) AngularJS
5 1 (2.63%) ASP.NET
5 1 (2.63%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (2.63%) ASP.NET MVC 3
5 1 (2.63%) Castle Windsor
5 1 (2.63%) NHibernate
5 1 (2.63%) React
5 1 (2.63%) RESTful
5 1 (2.63%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 19 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (7.89%) Management Information System
2 3 (7.89%) N-Tier
3 1 (2.63%) Client/Server
3 1 (2.63%) Driving Licence
3 1 (2.63%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.63%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 3 (7.89%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (42.11%) SDLC
2 11 (28.95%) Business Intelligence
3 10 (26.32%) Use Case
4 9 (23.68%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (21.05%) Customer Requirements
5 8 (21.05%) Time Management
6 7 (18.42%) Presales
6 7 (18.42%) Test Automation
7 6 (15.79%) System Integration Testing
8 5 (13.16%) Data Visualisation
8 5 (13.16%) Non-Functional Testing
8 5 (13.16%) Visualisation
9 4 (10.53%) Acceptance Criteria
9 4 (10.53%) Dashboard Development
9 4 (10.53%) Functional Testing
9 4 (10.53%) Scrum
10 3 (7.89%) BDD
10 3 (7.89%) Scenario Testing
10 3 (7.89%) Stress Testing
10 3 (7.89%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 23 (60.53%) SQL
2 5 (13.16%) T-SQL
3 4 (10.53%) JavaScript
4 3 (7.89%) C#
4 3 (7.89%) VB.NET
5 1 (2.63%) VBA
5 1 (2.63%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 8 (21.05%) ISEB
2 3 (7.89%) ISTQB
3 1 (2.63%) Degree
3 1 (2.63%) HP AIS
3 1 (2.63%) SAP Certification
3 1 (2.63%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.63%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.53%) Data Quality
1 4 (10.53%) QA
2 3 (7.89%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (2.63%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (2.63%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (2.63%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 8 (21.05%) Microsoft
2 4 (10.53%) MicroStrategy
2 4 (10.53%) Oracle
2 4 (10.53%) Remedy
2 4 (10.53%) Tableau
3 3 (7.89%) SAP
4 2 (5.26%) HP
4 2 (5.26%) ServiceNow
5 1 (2.63%) Pega
5 1 (2.63%) Salesforce.com