Period
to 18 November 2017

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

User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
South East > Surrey
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 156 159 175
Rank change year-on-year +3 +16 -33
Permanent jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 106 122 147
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 1.72% 1.83% 1.71%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.93% 2.13% 1.96%
Number of salaries quoted 76 113 144
Surrey median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% -5.88% -15.00%
10th Percentile £28,250 £24,050 £26,250
90th Percentile £60,625 £58,750 £64,250
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 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 5489 5727 7504
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 88.95% 85.73% 87.12%
Number of salaries quoted 4439 4795 6516
Surrey median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £29,750 £28,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £68,750 £70,000 £67,500
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 18 November 2017.

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 18 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
Reigate -40 17 £45,000 +2.27% 1
Egham - 16 - -
Walton-on-Thames +19 13 £35,000 +11.11%
Leatherhead +23 11 £37,500 -25.00%
Cobham - 9 £34,500 -
Redhill -4 5 £37,500 -22.68%
Staines - 3 - -
Virginia Water - 2 £50,000 -
Woking -5 1 £50,000 -4.76% 1
Guildford -28 1 £36,500 +10.61%
Chertsey - 1 £27,500 -
Tadworth - 1 - -
User Acceptance Testing
South East

For the 6 months to 18 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 Surrey region with a requirement for User Acceptance Testing.

1 48 (45.28%) Finance
2 44 (41.51%) System Testing
3 39 (36.79%) Test Scripting
4 37 (34.91%) Test Automation
5 34 (32.08%) Regression Testing
6 33 (31.13%) Agile Software Development
7 29 (27.36%) Project Management
8 28 (26.42%) ISEB
8 28 (26.42%) Degree
9 23 (21.70%) Software Testing
9 23 (21.70%) XML
10 22 (20.75%) SQL
10 22 (20.75%) QA
11 20 (18.87%) ISTQB
11 20 (18.87%) Ruby
12 19 (17.92%) Test Strategy
12 19 (17.92%) Functional Testing
13 17 (16.04%) Selenium
13 17 (16.04%) Use Case
13 17 (16.04%) Risk Management
13 17 (16.04%) Scrum
13 17 (16.04%) Migration
14 16 (15.09%) Legal
14 16 (15.09%) ABAP
14 16 (15.09%) Java
14 16 (15.09%) SAP
14 16 (15.09%) ETL
14 16 (15.09%) Data Migration
14 16 (15.09%) Data Cleansing
14 16 (15.09%) Business Analysis

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 6 (5.66%) SharePoint
2 3 (2.83%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (1.89%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 11 (10.38%) MS Visio
2 8 (7.55%) Microsoft Excel
3 4 (3.77%) Microsoft Project
4 3 (2.83%) Microsoft Office
4 3 (2.83%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 7 (6.60%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (6.60%) SaaS
2 4 (3.77%) iPaaS
3 3 (2.83%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (2.83%) Office 365
4 2 (1.89%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (1.89%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 8 (7.55%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (9.43%) Relational Database
2 7 (6.60%) SQL Server
3 6 (5.66%) SQL Server 2016
4 4 (3.77%) SQL Server 2005
4 4 (3.77%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (1.89%) MySQL
5 2 (1.89%) NoSQL
5 2 (1.89%) Oracle Database
5 2 (1.89%) Oracle Database 10g
5 2 (1.89%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (0.94%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 17 (16.04%) Selenium
2 12 (11.32%) Jenkins
3 8 (7.55%) InstallShield
3 8 (7.55%) TestRail
4 6 (5.66%) SpecFlow
4 6 (5.66%) Team Foundation Server
5 5 (4.72%) Visual Studio
6 4 (3.77%) HP UFT
6 4 (3.77%) JMeter
6 4 (3.77%) NUnit
6 4 (3.77%) Protractor
6 4 (3.77%) WebDriver
7 3 (2.83%) Subversion
8 2 (1.89%) TortoiseSVN
9 1 (0.94%) TestComplete
9 1 (0.94%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 48 (45.28%) Finance
2 16 (15.09%) Legal
3 9 (8.49%) Automotive
4 8 (7.55%) Aerospace
4 8 (7.55%) Telecoms
5 5 (4.72%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 57 (53.77%) Analyst
2 23 (21.70%) Test Analyst
3 17 (16.04%) Consultant
4 16 (15.09%) SAP Consultant
5 12 (11.32%) Systems Analyst
6 10 (9.43%) Financial Analyst
6 10 (9.43%) Pensions Analyst
6 10 (9.43%) Regression Test Analyst
6 10 (9.43%) Service Analyst
6 10 (9.43%) XML Analyst
7 9 (8.49%) Tester
8 8 (7.55%) Business Analyst
9 7 (6.60%) Test Engineer
10 6 (5.66%) QA Analyst
10 6 (5.66%) Workflow Analyst
11 5 (4.72%) Automation Analyst
11 5 (4.72%) Automation Tester
11 5 (4.72%) Developer
11 5 (4.72%) QA Automation Analyst
11 5 (4.72%) Unix Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (21.70%) XML
2 12 (11.32%) Gherkin
3 9 (8.49%) HTML
4 8 (7.55%) Web Services
5 7 (6.60%) CSS
6 6 (5.66%) .NET
7 5 (4.72%) .NET Framework
7 5 (4.72%) PRADO
8 4 (3.77%) ADO.NET
8 4 (3.77%) ASP.NET
8 4 (3.77%) ASP.NET MVC
8 4 (3.77%) ASP.NET MVC 3
8 4 (3.77%) LAMP
8 4 (3.77%) SOAP
8 4 (3.77%) WCF
8 4 (3.77%) WF
9 3 (2.83%) Ajax
9 3 (2.83%) AngularJS
9 3 (2.83%) jQuery
10 2 (1.89%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 15 (14.15%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (3.77%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (3.77%) N-Tier
2 4 (3.77%) W3C
3 2 (1.89%) Fintech
3 2 (1.89%) Management Information System
4 1 (0.94%) Client/Server
4 1 (0.94%) Computer Science
4 1 (0.94%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 15 (14.15%) Unix
2 8 (7.55%) Linux
2 8 (7.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 8 (7.55%) Solaris
2 8 (7.55%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (41.51%) System Testing
2 39 (36.79%) Test Scripting
3 37 (34.91%) Test Automation
4 34 (32.08%) Regression Testing
5 33 (31.13%) Agile Software Development
6 29 (27.36%) Project Management
7 23 (21.70%) Software Testing
8 19 (17.92%) Functional Testing
8 19 (17.92%) Test Strategy
9 17 (16.04%) Migration
9 17 (16.04%) Risk Management
9 17 (16.04%) Scrum
9 17 (16.04%) Use Case
10 16 (15.09%) Business Analysis
10 16 (15.09%) Business Development
10 16 (15.09%) Business Transformation
10 16 (15.09%) Coaching
10 16 (15.09%) Data Cleansing
10 16 (15.09%) Data Migration
10 16 (15.09%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 22 (20.75%) SQL
2 20 (18.87%) Ruby
3 16 (15.09%) ABAP
3 16 (15.09%) Java
4 15 (14.15%) Python
5 11 (10.38%) C#
5 11 (10.38%) JavaScript
6 8 (7.55%) C
6 8 (7.55%) C++
6 8 (7.55%) Perl
7 6 (5.66%) T-SQL
8 4 (3.77%) PHP
9 2 (1.89%) PL/SQL
10 1 (0.94%) VB
Qualifications
1 28 (26.42%) Degree
1 28 (26.42%) ISEB
2 20 (18.87%) ISTQB
3 1 (0.94%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (20.75%) QA
2 2 (1.89%) PMO
3 1 (0.94%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (1.89%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.94%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 1 (0.94%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 16 (15.09%) SAP
2 9 (8.49%) Microsoft
3 8 (7.55%) Oracle
3 8 (7.55%) Red Hat
4 5 (4.72%) HP
4 5 (4.72%) Remedy
5 4 (3.77%) MuleSoft
5 4 (3.77%) Salesforce.com
6 3 (2.83%) ForgeRock
6 3 (2.83%) Sitecore
7 2 (1.89%) hybris
7 2 (1.89%) Splunk
7 2 (1.89%) Tableau
7 2 (1.89%) VMware
8 1 (0.94%) HEAT Software
8 1 (0.94%) TOWER Software