Period
to 20 November 2017

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 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
South East > Buckinghamshire
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 128 109 101
Rank change year-on-year -19 -8 0
Permanent jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 42 72 113
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 1.46% 2.33% 2.54%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.70% 2.72% 3.00%
Number of salaries quoted 43 65 95
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £38,500 £45,000 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.44% +3.45% -5.43%
10th Percentile £27,500 £35,000 £31,450
90th Percentile £67,000 £62,500 £55,000
South East median annual salary £42,500 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -3.41% +3.53% -5.56%

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 2464 2644 3765
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 85.38% 85.51% 84.51%
Number of salaries quoted 1960 2226 3018
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - -
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £63,750 £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 20 November 2017.

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 20 November 2017. 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 +8 26 £42,500 -5.56% 2
Newport Pagnell -2 6 £35,500 +22.41% 1
High Wycombe 0 5 £32,500 -43.48%
Amersham - 3 £32,500 -
Aylesbury -5 1 £47,500 -
User Acceptance Testing
South East

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for User Acceptance Testing.

1 20 (47.62%) SQL
2 19 (45.24%) Finance
3 17 (40.48%) Analytical Skills
3 17 (40.48%) SDLC
4 11 (26.19%) SQL Server
5 10 (23.81%) Microsoft
5 10 (23.81%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (23.81%) Use Case
5 10 (23.81%) Test Automation
6 8 (19.05%) Time Management
6 8 (19.05%) ISEB
6 8 (19.05%) Business Intelligence
7 7 (16.67%) HP UFT
7 7 (16.67%) System Integration Testing
7 7 (16.67%) Customer Requirements
8 6 (14.29%) Presales
8 6 (14.29%) Non-Functional Testing
8 6 (14.29%) Relational Database
8 6 (14.29%) LoadRunner
8 6 (14.29%) .NET
8 6 (14.29%) Oracle
8 6 (14.29%) C#
8 6 (14.29%) JavaScript
8 6 (14.29%) Selenium
9 5 (11.90%) Degree
9 5 (11.90%) Mathematics
9 5 (11.90%) Scrum
9 5 (11.90%) T-SQL
9 5 (11.90%) Test Strategy
10 4 (9.52%) Data Quality

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 (4.76%) CMS
1 2 (4.76%) Oracle Workflow
2 1 (2.38%) Drupal
2 1 (2.38%) IBM Domino
2 1 (2.38%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (9.52%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (2.38%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (2.38%) MS Visio
2 1 (2.38%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (4.76%) SAP ERP
2 1 (2.38%) Oracle CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.76%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.38%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.38%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (26.19%) SQL Server
2 6 (14.29%) Relational Database
3 4 (9.52%) RDBMS
4 3 (7.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (7.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (4.76%) SQL Server 2016
6 1 (2.38%) Azure SQL Database
6 1 (2.38%) Big Data
6 1 (2.38%) Data Lake
6 1 (2.38%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (2.38%) Power BI
6 1 (2.38%) QlikView
6 1 (2.38%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (2.38%) SQL Server 2014
6 1 (2.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 7 (16.67%) HP UFT
2 6 (14.29%) LoadRunner
2 6 (14.29%) Selenium
3 2 (4.76%) JIRA
3 2 (4.76%) Liquibase
4 1 (2.38%) Bitbucket
4 1 (2.38%) eCATT
4 1 (2.38%) Eclipse
4 1 (2.38%) Jenkins
4 1 (2.38%) Octopus Deploy
4 1 (2.38%) SoapUI
4 1 (2.38%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (2.38%) TeamCity
4 1 (2.38%) WinRunner
General
1 19 (45.24%) Finance
2 2 (4.76%) Banking
2 2 (4.76%) German Language
2 2 (4.76%) Retail
3 1 (2.38%) Corporate Banking
3 1 (2.38%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 19 (45.24%) Analyst
2 12 (28.57%) Business Analyst
3 10 (23.81%) Developer
4 5 (11.90%) C# Developer
5 4 (9.52%) Head of Testing
5 4 (9.52%) Senior Analyst
5 4 (9.52%) Test Analyst
5 4 (9.52%) Test Leader
6 3 (7.14%) .NET Developer
6 3 (7.14%) C# Software Developer
6 3 (7.14%) Head of UAT
6 3 (7.14%) Junior
6 3 (7.14%) Junior Developer
6 3 (7.14%) Senior Test Analyst
6 3 (7.14%) Software Analyst
6 3 (7.14%) Software Developer
6 3 (7.14%) Test Manager
7 2 (4.76%) Junior VB.NET Developer
7 2 (4.76%) Lead Test Analyst
7 2 (4.76%) Technical Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (14.29%) .NET
2 4 (9.52%) CSS
2 4 (9.52%) CSS3
2 4 (9.52%) jQuery
3 3 (7.14%) HTML
3 3 (7.14%) HTML5
3 3 (7.14%) Web Services
4 2 (4.76%) React
4 2 (4.76%) SailPoint
4 2 (4.76%) XML
5 1 (2.38%) .NET Core
5 1 (2.38%) AngularJS
5 1 (2.38%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (2.38%) ASP.NET MVC 3
5 1 (2.38%) Castle Windsor
5 1 (2.38%) Node.js
5 1 (2.38%) RESTful
5 1 (2.38%) SOAP
5 1 (2.38%) Spring Boot
5 1 (2.38%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 17 (40.48%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (7.14%) Computer Science
2 3 (7.14%) Greenfield Project
2 3 (7.14%) Management Information System
2 3 (7.14%) N-Tier
3 2 (4.76%) Client/Server
4 1 (2.38%) Driving Licence
4 1 (2.38%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.38%) Replication
4 1 (2.38%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (7.14%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (40.48%) SDLC
2 10 (23.81%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (23.81%) Test Automation
2 10 (23.81%) Use Case
3 8 (19.05%) Business Intelligence
3 8 (19.05%) Time Management
4 7 (16.67%) Customer Requirements
4 7 (16.67%) System Integration Testing
5 6 (14.29%) Non-Functional Testing
5 6 (14.29%) Presales
6 5 (11.90%) Mathematics
6 5 (11.90%) Scrum
6 5 (11.90%) Test Strategy
7 4 (9.52%) BDD
7 4 (9.52%) Collaborative Working
7 4 (9.52%) Data Modelling
7 4 (9.52%) Functional Testing
7 4 (9.52%) Integration Testing
7 4 (9.52%) Project Management
7 4 (9.52%) Stress Testing
Programming Languages
1 20 (47.62%) SQL
2 6 (14.29%) C#
2 6 (14.29%) JavaScript
3 5 (11.90%) T-SQL
4 4 (9.52%) Java
5 3 (7.14%) VB.NET
6 1 (2.38%) VBA
6 1 (2.38%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 8 (19.05%) ISEB
2 5 (11.90%) Degree
3 4 (9.52%) ISTQB
4 1 (2.38%) HP AIS
4 1 (2.38%) SAP Certification
4 1 (2.38%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.38%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (9.52%) Data Quality
1 4 (9.52%) QA
2 2 (4.76%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (4.76%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (2.38%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 10 (23.81%) Microsoft
2 6 (14.29%) Oracle
3 3 (7.14%) SAP
4 2 (4.76%) HP
4 2 (4.76%) Remedy
4 2 (4.76%) ServiceNow
5 1 (2.38%) MicroStrategy
5 1 (2.38%) Pega
5 1 (2.38%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (2.38%) Tableau