Period
to 21 October 2017

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 6 months to 21 October 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
South East > Oxfordshire
6 months to
21 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 122 128 119
Rank change year-on-year +6 -9 +31
Permanent jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 39 51 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 1.41% 1.66% 1.78%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.60% 1.86% 2.09%
Number of salaries quoted 31 48 51
Oxfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £38,250 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +30.72% -10.00% +21.43%
10th Percentile £41,000 £32,350 £26,250
90th Percentile £55,000 £57,500 £62,500
South East median annual salary £42,500 £44,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year -3.41% +1.15% -3.33%

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 Oxfordshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Oxfordshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 2431 2740 2733
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 88.14% 89.08% 85.46%
Number of salaries quoted 2006 2186 2255
Oxfordshire median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +11.76% +2.41%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £71,250 £67,500 £61,250
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

User Acceptance Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxfordshire

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

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 6 months to 21 October 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 6 months to 21 October 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
Oxford +13 27 £50,000 -
Witney +8 6 - -
Abingdon +20 1 £47,500 - 1
User Acceptance Testing
South East

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 18 (46.15%) Workflow
2 17 (43.59%) Microsoft Office
3 15 (38.46%) Windows
4 14 (35.90%) Siemens
4 14 (35.90%) Thin Client
4 14 (35.90%) Oracle
4 14 (35.90%) Oracle Workflow
4 14 (35.90%) PLM
4 14 (35.90%) Teamcenter
4 14 (35.90%) Fat Client
4 14 (35.90%) Oracle Database
4 14 (35.90%) Windows Server
5 13 (33.33%) Test Automation
6 11 (28.21%) Agile Software Development
7 10 (25.64%) SQL
8 9 (23.08%) Test Strategy
9 8 (20.51%) Systems Analysis
10 7 (17.95%) Microsoft
10 7 (17.95%) User Stories
10 7 (17.95%) Mentoring
10 7 (17.95%) Team Foundation Server
11 6 (15.38%) QA
11 6 (15.38%) Selenium
11 6 (15.38%) Software Testing
11 6 (15.38%) Scrum
12 5 (12.82%) Stakeholder Management
12 5 (12.82%) BPMN
12 5 (12.82%) JIRA
12 5 (12.82%) Business Process Modelling
12 5 (12.82%) Software Delivery

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 14 (35.90%) Oracle Workflow
2 3 (7.69%) Confluence
3 1 (2.56%) CMS
3 1 (2.56%) IIS
3 1 (2.56%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 17 (43.59%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 14 (35.90%) Teamcenter
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.13%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (35.90%) Oracle Database
2 3 (7.69%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (17.95%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (15.38%) Selenium
3 5 (12.82%) JIRA
4 3 (7.69%) WebDriver
5 2 (5.13%) Cucumber
5 2 (5.13%) Git (software)
5 2 (5.13%) JMeter
5 2 (5.13%) LoadRunner
5 2 (5.13%) Subversion
5 2 (5.13%) Visual Studio
6 1 (2.56%) Jenkins
6 1 (2.56%) Vagrant
General
1 2 (5.13%) Games
2 1 (2.56%) Banking
2 1 (2.56%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (2.56%) Retail
Job Titles
1 26 (66.67%) Analyst
2 19 (48.72%) Systems Analyst
3 7 (17.95%) Tester
4 6 (15.38%) Business Systems Analyst
5 5 (12.82%) Senior Analyst
5 5 (12.82%) Senior Business Systems Analyst
5 5 (12.82%) Senior Systems Analyst
6 4 (10.26%) Business Analyst
6 4 (10.26%) Software Tester
6 4 (10.26%) Team Leader
6 4 (10.26%) Test Team Leader
7 3 (7.69%) Junior
7 3 (7.69%) Junior Software Tester
7 3 (7.69%) Junior Tester
7 3 (7.69%) QA Analyst
7 3 (7.69%) QA Test Analyst
7 3 (7.69%) QA Tester
7 3 (7.69%) Test Analyst
8 2 (5.13%) QA Test Engineer
8 2 (5.13%) Software QA Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.56%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 14 (35.90%) Fat Client
1 14 (35.90%) Thin Client
2 2 (5.13%) Replication
3 1 (2.56%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 15 (38.46%) Windows
2 14 (35.90%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (46.15%) Workflow
2 14 (35.90%) PLM
3 13 (33.33%) Test Automation
4 11 (28.21%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (23.08%) Test Strategy
6 8 (20.51%) Systems Analysis
7 7 (17.95%) Mentoring
7 7 (17.95%) User Stories
8 6 (15.38%) Scrum
8 6 (15.38%) Software Testing
9 5 (12.82%) BPMN
9 5 (12.82%) Business Process Modelling
9 5 (12.82%) Software Delivery
9 5 (12.82%) Stakeholder Management
10 4 (10.26%) Business Analysis
10 4 (10.26%) Business Process Mapping
10 4 (10.26%) Coaching
10 4 (10.26%) SDLC
10 4 (10.26%) Translating Business Requirements
10 4 (10.26%) Workflow Analysis
Programming Languages
1 10 (25.64%) SQL
2 2 (5.13%) C++
2 2 (5.13%) Java
3 1 (2.56%) C#
Qualifications
1 4 (10.26%) Degree
1 4 (10.26%) ISTQB
2 2 (5.13%) ISEB
3 1 (2.56%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (15.38%) QA
System Software
1 2 (5.13%) Firmware
2 1 (2.56%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (2.56%) Docker Swarm
1 1 (2.56%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 14 (35.90%) Oracle
1 14 (35.90%) Siemens
2 7 (17.95%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.56%) Sitecore