Period
to 15 July 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 15 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
South East > Buckinghamshire
6 months to
15 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 124 115 77
Rank change year-on-year -9 -38 -4
Permanent jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 45 60 111
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 1.57% 2.02% 3.40%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.79% 2.25% 3.87%
Number of salaries quoted 41 41 101
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.33% -13.79% -
10th Percentile £32,500 £27,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £55,000 £58,750 £67,500
South East median annual salary £44,000 £42,500 £43,000
% change year-on-year +3.53% -1.16% -4.44%

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 2,511 2,669 2,870
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 87.77% 89.74% 87.98%
Number of salaries quoted 2,075 2,132 2,321
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £63,750 £65,000 £62,500
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

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 15 July 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 15 July 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 -5 24 £41,500 -2.35% 3
High Wycombe +4 16 £45,000 +28.57% 3
Amersham +6 3 £45,000 +38.46%
Iver - 1 £50,000 -
User Acceptance Testing
South East

For the 6 months to 15 July 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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for User Acceptance Testing.

1 29 (64.44%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (44.44%) SQL
2 20 (44.44%) .NET
3 18 (40.00%) C#
4 17 (37.78%) SQL Server
5 16 (35.56%) SDLC
6 15 (33.33%) JSON
6 15 (33.33%) SOAP
6 15 (33.33%) Web Services
6 15 (33.33%) E-Commerce
7 14 (31.11%) Regression Testing
7 14 (31.11%) RESTful
7 14 (31.11%) User Stories
7 14 (31.11%) Self-Motivation
8 13 (28.89%) Microservices
8 13 (28.89%) Microsoft Azure
8 13 (28.89%) Finance
8 13 (28.89%) Client/Server
9 12 (26.67%) Test Automation
9 12 (26.67%) API Integration
9 12 (26.67%) Driving Licence
10 10 (22.22%) Banking
10 10 (22.22%) SAP
11 9 (20.00%) Migration
11 9 (20.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
11 9 (20.00%) Functional Testing
12 7 (15.56%) Document Management
12 7 (15.56%) V-Model
12 7 (15.56%) Workflow
13 6 (13.33%) Microsoft

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 4 (8.89%) SharePoint
2 2 (4.44%) CMS
2 2 (4.44%) Confluence
2 2 (4.44%) Documentum
3 1 (2.22%) SAS
3 1 (2.22%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 2 (4.44%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (2.22%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (2.22%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (2.22%) SAP HCM
Cloud Services
1 13 (28.89%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.22%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (37.78%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (2.22%) Big Data
3 1 (2.22%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (2.22%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
3 1 (2.22%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (2.22%) GIS
3 1 (2.22%) PowerPivot
3 1 (2.22%) Qlik Sense
3 1 (2.22%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.22%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 3 (6.67%) JIRA
2 2 (4.44%) Visual Studio Team System
3 1 (2.22%) HP UFT
3 1 (2.22%) LoadRunner
3 1 (2.22%) LSMW
3 1 (2.22%) SoapUI
General
1 13 (28.89%) Finance
2 10 (22.22%) Banking
3 3 (6.67%) Billing
4 1 (2.22%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 19 (42.22%) Developer
2 16 (35.56%) C# Developer
3 12 (26.67%) Integration Developer
4 10 (22.22%) Analyst
4 10 (22.22%) Test Leader
5 9 (20.00%) Team Leader
5 9 (20.00%) Test Team Leader
6 6 (13.33%) Consultant
7 5 (11.11%) Integration Consultant
8 4 (8.89%) Support Analyst
9 3 (6.67%) .NET Developer
9 3 (6.67%) Business Analyst
9 3 (6.67%) C# .NET Developer
9 3 (6.67%) C# Software Developer
10 2 (4.44%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
10 2 (4.44%) 3rd Line Technical Support
10 2 (4.44%) Digital Analyst
10 2 (4.44%) Digital Business Analyst
10 2 (4.44%) Lead Business Analyst
10 2 (4.44%) UAT Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (44.44%) .NET
2 15 (33.33%) JSON
2 15 (33.33%) SOAP
2 15 (33.33%) Web Services
3 14 (31.11%) RESTful
4 1 (2.22%) CGI
4 1 (2.22%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 14 (31.11%) Self-Motivation
2 13 (28.89%) Client/Server
3 12 (26.67%) Driving Licence
4 3 (6.67%) Computer Science
5 2 (4.44%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (2.22%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (2.22%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.22%) Android
1 1 (2.22%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (64.44%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (35.56%) SDLC
3 15 (33.33%) E-Commerce
4 14 (31.11%) Regression Testing
4 14 (31.11%) User Stories
5 13 (28.89%) Microservices
6 12 (26.67%) API Integration
6 12 (26.67%) Test Automation
7 9 (20.00%) Functional Testing
7 9 (20.00%) Migration
7 9 (20.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
8 7 (15.56%) Document Management
8 7 (15.56%) V-Model
8 7 (15.56%) Workflow
9 5 (11.11%) Unit Testing
10 3 (6.67%) Business Analysis
10 3 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
10 3 (6.67%) Image Processing
10 3 (6.67%) Project Management
10 3 (6.67%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 20 (44.44%) SQL
2 18 (40.00%) C#
3 2 (4.44%) T-SQL
4 1 (2.22%) Bourne shell
4 1 (2.22%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 6 (13.33%) Degree
2 2 (4.44%) Computer Science Degree
2 2 (4.44%) ISEB
3 1 (2.22%) ISTQB
3 1 (2.22%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.67%) QA
2 2 (4.44%) GDPR
2 2 (4.44%) SLA
3 1 (2.22%) Data Quality
3 1 (2.22%) PMO
Vendors
1 10 (22.22%) SAP
2 6 (13.33%) Microsoft
3 4 (8.89%) Micro Focus
4 3 (6.67%) Fujitsu
4 3 (6.67%) Kofax
4 3 (6.67%) Meridio
5 2 (4.44%) IBM
5 2 (4.44%) OpenText
5 2 (4.44%) Tableau
6 1 (2.22%) Capita
6 1 (2.22%) Informatica
6 1 (2.22%) MicroStrategy
6 1 (2.22%) Nintex
6 1 (2.22%) Norkom
6 1 (2.22%) Oracle
6 1 (2.22%) Remedy
6 1 (2.22%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (2.22%) ServiceNow