The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire 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 3 months to 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
South East / Oxfordshire
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 105 100 94
Rank change year-on-year -5 -6  
Permanent jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 9 22 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 0.64% 1.52% 1.61%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.73% 1.76% 1.82%
Number of salaries quoted 7 17 21
Median salary £42,500 £27,500 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +54.54% -25.67%  
90% offered a salary of more than £34,600 £19,900 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,375
% change year-on-year - -5.60%  

User Acceptance Testing is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Oxfordshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1239 1248 1210
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire 87.44% 86.19% 88.39%
Number of salaries quoted 1054 1061 974
Median salary £46,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.15% +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

User Acceptance Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxfordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Oxfordshire citing User Acceptance Testing as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for User Acceptance Testing in Oxfordshire

User Acceptance Testing
Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Salary trend for User Acceptance Testing in Oxfordshire

User Acceptance Testing
Salary Histogram in Oxfordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing User Acceptance Testing in Oxfordshire over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Salary histogram for User Acceptance Testing in Oxfordshire

User Acceptance Testing
Job Locations in Oxfordshire

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 Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 29 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oxford 0 4 £40,750 -18.50%
Thame - 2 £55,000 -
Abingdon - 1 £32,500 -
Bicester - 1 £55,000 -
User Acceptance Testing
South East

For the 6 months to 29 March 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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for User Acceptance Testing.

1 7 (36.84%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (31.58%) Business Analysis
2 6 (31.58%) User Stories
3 5 (26.32%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (21.05%) Degree
4 4 (21.05%) Regression Testing
4 4 (21.05%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (21.05%) ERP
4 4 (21.05%) Oracle
4 4 (21.05%) ITIL
5 3 (15.79%) Windows
5 3 (15.79%) SQL
5 3 (15.79%) Migration
5 3 (15.79%) Use Case
5 3 (15.79%) System Testing
6 2 (10.53%) Fat Client
6 2 (10.53%) Project Planning
6 2 (10.53%) Test Scripting
6 2 (10.53%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (10.53%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 2 (10.53%) Change Control
6 2 (10.53%) Itk
6 2 (10.53%) Oracle Database
6 2 (10.53%) Mobile App
6 2 (10.53%) Siemens NX
6 2 (10.53%) Translating Business Requirements
6 2 (10.53%) Salesforce.com CRM
6 2 (10.53%) Windows Server
6 2 (10.53%) Data Flow Diagram
6 2 (10.53%) Customer Requirements

User Acceptance Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxfordshire 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 (10.53%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 2 (10.53%) MS Office
1 2 (10.53%) Siemens NX
2 1 (5.26%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.26%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (5.26%) MS Project
2 1 (5.26%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (10.53%) Salesforce.com CRM
1 2 (10.53%) Teamcenter
2 1 (5.26%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (5.26%) Dynamics NAV
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.53%) Oracle Database
1 2 (10.53%) Oracle Database 11g
1 2 (10.53%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (5.26%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 2 (10.53%) Visual Studio
2 1 (5.26%) Jenkins
2 1 (5.26%) Selenium
2 1 (5.26%) WebDriver
General
1 2 (10.53%) Finance
1 2 (10.53%) Publishing
2 1 (5.26%) Retail
Job Titles
1 15 (78.95%) Analyst
2 7 (36.84%) Business Analyst
3 2 (10.53%) Applications Support
3 2 (10.53%) Applications Support Analyst
3 2 (10.53%) Digital Analyst
3 2 (10.53%) Digital Business Analyst
3 2 (10.53%) Operations Analyst
3 2 (10.53%) Operations Business Analyst
3 2 (10.53%) Oracle Analyst
3 2 (10.53%) Oracle Business Analyst
3 2 (10.53%) Support Analyst
3 2 (10.53%) Systems Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Agile Business Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Automation Tester
4 1 (5.26%) DevOps Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Integration Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Junior Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Regression Test Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Selenium Tester
4 1 (5.26%) UAT Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.53%) Itk
2 1 (5.26%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (26.32%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (10.53%) Fat Client
2 2 (10.53%) Mobile App
2 2 (10.53%) Thin Client
3 1 (5.26%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 3 (15.79%) Windows
2 2 (10.53%) Windows Server
3 1 (5.26%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (36.84%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (31.58%) Business Analysis
2 6 (31.58%) User Stories
3 4 (21.05%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (21.05%) ERP
3 4 (21.05%) ITIL
3 4 (21.05%) Regression Testing
4 3 (15.79%) Migration
4 3 (15.79%) System Testing
4 3 (15.79%) Use Case
5 2 (10.53%) Change Control
5 2 (10.53%) Change Management
5 2 (10.53%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (10.53%) Customer Requirements
5 2 (10.53%) Data Flow Diagram
5 2 (10.53%) PLM
5 2 (10.53%) Project Planning
5 2 (10.53%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 2 (10.53%) Test Scripting
5 2 (10.53%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 3 (15.79%) SQL
2 1 (5.26%) Bash Shell
2 1 (5.26%) C#
2 1 (5.26%) Java
2 1 (5.26%) Perl
Qualifications
1 4 (21.05%) Degree
2 2 (10.53%) MCP
2 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (5.26%) CBAP
3 1 (5.26%) IIBA
3 1 (5.26%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (21.05%) Oracle
2 2 (10.53%) Microsoft
2 2 (10.53%) Salesforce.com
2 2 (10.53%) Siemens
2 2 (10.53%) Sophos
3 1 (5.26%) VMware
Didcot, Oxfordshire
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