Period
to 19 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Surrey 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 19 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
South East > Surrey
6 months to
19 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 191 125 145
Rank change year-on-year -66 +20 -4
Permanent jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 48 124 158
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 0.92% 2.18% 2.01%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.04% 2.50% 2.31%
Number of salaries quoted 43 88 141
Surrey median annual salary £52,500 £43,250 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +21.39% +8.13% -3.61%
10th Percentile £38,850 £26,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £68,000 £57,500 £54,250
South East median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £43,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% -2.30% -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 Surrey with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Surrey
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 4,597 4,965 6,826
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 87.86% 87.37% 86.77%
Number of salaries quoted 3,775 3,976 5,782
Surrey median annual salary £47,500 £48,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.04% +6.67% -
10th Percentile £29,000 £28,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £68,750 £68,750
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

User Acceptance Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

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

Job vacancy trend for User Acceptance Testing in Surrey

User Acceptance Testing
Salary Trend in Surrey

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

Salary trend for User Acceptance Testing in Surrey

User Acceptance Testing
Salary Histogram in Surrey

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing User Acceptance Testing in Surrey over the 6 months to 19 July 2018.

Salary histogram for User Acceptance Testing in Surrey

User Acceptance Testing
Job Locations in Surrey

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 Surrey region over the 6 months to 19 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
Guildford +10 16 £52,500 +11.70%
Leatherhead +9 13 £52,500 +40.00% 2
Reigate -29 3 £80,000 +52.38% 3
Woking - 3 £47,500 -
Redhill +9 2 £42,500 +13.33%
Cobham +5 1 £50,000 +11.11%
Epsom -4 1 £40,000 -
Weybridge - 1 £45,000 -
User Acceptance Testing
South East

For the 6 months to 19 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 Surrey region with a requirement for User Acceptance Testing.

1 21 (43.75%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (39.58%) Degree
3 16 (33.33%) SQL
3 16 (33.33%) SQL Server
4 15 (31.25%) .NET
4 15 (31.25%) ITIL
4 15 (31.25%) SharePoint
4 15 (31.25%) Business Analysis
4 15 (31.25%) Computer Science
5 14 (29.17%) Test Automation
5 14 (29.17%) Finance
5 14 (29.17%) Computer Science Degree
6 13 (27.08%) Relational Database
6 13 (27.08%) RDBMS
6 13 (27.08%) Oracle
6 13 (27.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 13 (27.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 13 (27.08%) Ruby
7 12 (25.00%) Integration Testing
7 12 (25.00%) Eclipse
7 12 (25.00%) XML
7 12 (25.00%) ServiceNow
7 12 (25.00%) Jenkins
8 11 (22.92%) Analytical Skills
8 11 (22.92%) Service Management
8 11 (22.92%) Change Management
9 10 (20.83%) Python
10 9 (18.75%) Java
10 9 (18.75%) Open Source
11 8 (16.67%) WebDriver

User Acceptance Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills in Surrey 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 15 (31.25%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (8.33%) Microsoft Excel
1 4 (8.33%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (6.25%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 3 (6.25%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.17%) Firewall
1 2 (4.17%) IPv4
1 2 (4.17%) IPv6
2 1 (2.08%) ATM
2 1 (2.08%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 13 (27.08%) RDBMS
2 13 (27.08%) Relational Database
2 13 (27.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 13 (27.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (2.08%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (2.08%) Oracle Database
3 1 (2.08%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (2.08%) Oracle Database 12c
3 1 (2.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (2.08%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 12 (25.00%) Eclipse
1 12 (25.00%) Jenkins
2 8 (16.67%) JMeter
2 8 (16.67%) Protractor
2 8 (16.67%) Selenium
2 8 (16.67%) WebDriver
3 5 (10.42%) TestRail
4 4 (8.33%) Bitbucket
4 4 (8.33%) Cucumber
4 4 (8.33%) JIRA
4 4 (8.33%) WATIR
5 3 (6.25%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (6.25%) Visual Studio Team System
6 2 (4.17%) Trac
General
1 14 (29.17%) Finance
2 1 (2.08%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 27 (56.25%) Analyst
2 13 (27.08%) Support Analyst
3 9 (18.75%) Business Analyst
4 7 (14.58%) Tester
5 5 (10.42%) Developer
5 5 (10.42%) Developer in Test
6 4 (8.33%) Applications Specialist
6 4 (8.33%) Automation Tester
6 4 (8.33%) Java Developer
6 4 (8.33%) Java Developer in Test
6 4 (8.33%) Python Developer
6 4 (8.33%) Test Analyst
6 4 (8.33%) Testing Specialist
7 3 (6.25%) Java Automation Tester
7 3 (6.25%) Selenium Tester
7 3 (6.25%) Test Specialist
7 3 (6.25%) Testing Analyst
7 3 (6.25%) UAT Analyst
7 3 (6.25%) UAT Specialist
7 3 (6.25%) UAT Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (31.25%) .NET
2 12 (25.00%) XML
3 8 (16.67%) LAMP
3 8 (16.67%) Web Services
4 3 (6.25%) Software Packaging
5 2 (4.17%) COM
6 1 (2.08%) CGI
6 1 (2.08%) FIX Protocol
6 1 (2.08%) Gherkin
6 1 (2.08%) Oracle GoldenGate
Miscellaneous
1 15 (31.25%) Computer Science
2 11 (22.92%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (10.42%) Enterprise Software
3 5 (10.42%) Management Information System
4 4 (8.33%) Self-Motivation
4 4 (8.33%) User Experience
5 2 (4.17%) PKI
6 1 (2.08%) Cyberattack
6 1 (2.08%) Data Structures
6 1 (2.08%) Fintech
6 1 (2.08%) Reinsurance
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.25%) Linux
2 2 (4.17%) Windows
3 1 (2.08%) AIX
3 1 (2.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (2.08%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (43.75%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (31.25%) Business Analysis
2 15 (31.25%) ITIL
3 14 (29.17%) Test Automation
4 12 (25.00%) Integration Testing
5 11 (22.92%) Change Management
5 11 (22.92%) Service Management
6 9 (18.75%) Open Source
7 8 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
7 8 (16.67%) Functional Testing
7 8 (16.67%) Load Testing
7 8 (16.67%) System Testing
8 7 (14.58%) Scenario Testing
9 6 (12.50%) Kanban
9 6 (12.50%) Scrum
9 6 (12.50%) SDLC
9 6 (12.50%) Test Strategy
10 5 (10.42%) Continuous Improvement
10 5 (10.42%) Stakeholder Management
10 5 (10.42%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 16 (33.33%) SQL
2 13 (27.08%) Ruby
3 10 (20.83%) Python
4 9 (18.75%) Java
5 8 (16.67%) JavaScript
5 8 (16.67%) PHP
6 3 (6.25%) C#
6 3 (6.25%) C++
6 3 (6.25%) VB
7 2 (4.17%) Perl
8 1 (2.08%) PL/SQL
8 1 (2.08%) Shell Script
8 1 (2.08%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 19 (39.58%) Degree
2 14 (29.17%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (4.17%) ISEB
3 2 (4.17%) ISTQB
4 1 (2.08%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (10.42%) QA
2 1 (2.08%) GDPR
2 1 (2.08%) PMO
System Software
1 1 (2.08%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (2.08%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 13 (27.08%) Oracle
2 12 (25.00%) ServiceNow
3 7 (14.58%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.08%) Red Hat