Period
to 16 October 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 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
South East > Buckinghamshire
6 months to
16 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 93 137 99
Rank change year-on-year +44 -38 -8
Permanent jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 58 43 76
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 2.31% 1.52% 2.47%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.59% 1.69% 2.81%
Number of salaries quoted 57 33 70
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +3.45% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £28,750 £28,500
90th Percentile £52,800 £72,500 £62,500
South East median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £44,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% -3.41% +1.15%

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 2,241 2,548 2,709
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 89.14% 90.26% 88.18%
Number of salaries quoted 1,857 2,036 2,266
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £45,000 £43,625 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.15% +2.65% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £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 16 October 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 October 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
High Wycombe +11 28 £45,000 -14.29% 1
Milton Keynes +25 25 £41,500 -7.78% 4
Amersham -2 3 £45,000 +38.46%
Iver - 1 £50,000 -
User Acceptance Testing
South East

For the 6 months to 16 October 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 40 (68.97%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (50.00%) SDLC
3 28 (48.28%) E-Commerce
4 26 (44.83%) .NET
5 22 (37.93%) C#
6 21 (36.21%) SOAP
6 21 (36.21%) JSON
7 19 (32.76%) Web Services
7 19 (32.76%) SQL
8 18 (31.03%) Test Automation
8 18 (31.03%) Microservices
8 18 (31.03%) User Stories
9 17 (29.31%) SQL Server
10 15 (25.86%) Microsoft Azure
11 14 (24.14%) RESTful
12 13 (22.41%) Self-Motivation
12 13 (22.41%) Client/Server
13 12 (20.69%) Regression Testing
14 10 (17.24%) JIRA
15 9 (15.52%) Waterfall
15 9 (15.52%) Scrum
15 9 (15.52%) Finance
15 9 (15.52%) SAP
16 8 (13.79%) Project Management
16 8 (13.79%) Stakeholder Management
16 8 (13.79%) QA
16 8 (13.79%) Confluence
16 8 (13.79%) Functional Testing
16 8 (13.79%) Mentoring
16 8 (13.79%) API Integration

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 8 (13.79%) Confluence
2 2 (3.45%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.72%) CMS
3 1 (1.72%) Documentum
3 1 (1.72%) SAS
3 1 (1.72%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 3 (5.17%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (3.45%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 2 (3.45%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.72%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (1.72%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.72%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (1.72%) SAP CO
1 1 (1.72%) SAP FI
1 1 (1.72%) SAP FI/CO
1 1 (1.72%) SAP HCM
1 1 (1.72%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 15 (25.86%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.72%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.72%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (29.31%) SQL Server
2 3 (5.17%) Relational Database
3 2 (3.45%) Oracle Database
3 2 (3.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.72%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (1.72%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
4 1 (1.72%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.72%) Power BI
4 1 (1.72%) PowerPivot
4 1 (1.72%) Qlik Sense
4 1 (1.72%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 10 (17.24%) JIRA
2 7 (12.07%) SoapUI
3 6 (10.34%) Selenium
4 2 (3.45%) Hudson
5 1 (1.72%) HP UFT
5 1 (1.72%) LoadRunner
5 1 (1.72%) LSMW
5 1 (1.72%) Visual Studio
General
1 9 (15.52%) Finance
2 7 (12.07%) Banking
3 3 (5.17%) Billing
4 1 (1.72%) Legal
Job Titles
1 20 (34.48%) Developer
2 12 (20.69%) Analyst
3 11 (18.97%) C# Developer
4 10 (17.24%) Integration Developer
5 6 (10.34%) Delivery Project Manager
5 6 (10.34%) Project Manager
5 6 (10.34%) Software Delivery Project Manager
5 6 (10.34%) Software Project Manager
6 5 (8.62%) .NET Developer
6 5 (8.62%) Business Analyst
6 5 (8.62%) QA Leader
6 5 (8.62%) Team Leader
6 5 (8.62%) Test Analyst
6 5 (8.62%) Test Leader
6 5 (8.62%) Test Team Leader
7 4 (6.90%) Consultant
7 4 (6.90%) Senior Analyst
7 4 (6.90%) Senior Business Analyst
8 3 (5.17%) Backend Developer
8 3 (5.17%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (44.83%) .NET
2 21 (36.21%) JSON
2 21 (36.21%) SOAP
3 19 (32.76%) Web Services
4 14 (24.14%) RESTful
5 7 (12.07%) REST
6 2 (3.45%) ODBC
7 1 (1.72%) .NET Framework
7 1 (1.72%) CGI
7 1 (1.72%) SAP Fiori
Miscellaneous
1 13 (22.41%) Client/Server
1 13 (22.41%) Self-Motivation
2 7 (12.07%) Driving Licence
3 4 (6.90%) Computer Science
3 4 (6.90%) User Experience
4 3 (5.17%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (5.17%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.72%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.72%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.45%) Android
1 2 (3.45%) Apple iOS
1 2 (3.45%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (68.97%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (50.00%) SDLC
3 28 (48.28%) E-Commerce
4 18 (31.03%) Microservices
4 18 (31.03%) Test Automation
4 18 (31.03%) User Stories
5 12 (20.69%) Regression Testing
6 9 (15.52%) Scrum
6 9 (15.52%) Waterfall
7 8 (13.79%) API Integration
7 8 (13.79%) Functional Testing
7 8 (13.79%) Mentoring
7 8 (13.79%) Project Management
7 8 (13.79%) Stakeholder Management
8 7 (12.07%) Coaching
8 7 (12.07%) Manual Testing
9 6 (10.34%) Agile Project Management
9 6 (10.34%) Software Delivery
9 6 (10.34%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
9 6 (10.34%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 22 (37.93%) C#
2 19 (32.76%) SQL
3 2 (3.45%) Bourne shell
3 2 (3.45%) Delphi
3 2 (3.45%) PL/SQL
3 2 (3.45%) T-SQL
4 1 (1.72%) C++
4 1 (1.72%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.72%) VBA
Qualifications
1 6 (10.34%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 4 (6.90%) ISEB
3 2 (3.45%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (3.45%) Degree
3 2 (3.45%) ISTQB
4 1 (1.72%) AWS Certification
4 1 (1.72%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (13.79%) QA
2 3 (5.17%) PMO
3 1 (1.72%) SLA
Vendors
1 9 (15.52%) SAP
2 4 (6.90%) Microsoft
3 3 (5.17%) Oracle
4 2 (3.45%) JDA
4 2 (3.45%) RedPrairie
5 1 (1.72%) IBM
5 1 (1.72%) Informatica
5 1 (1.72%) Micro Focus
5 1 (1.72%) Nintex
5 1 (1.72%) Norkom
5 1 (1.72%) OpenText
5 1 (1.72%) Tableau