The first table below looks at the demand for User Acceptance Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited User Acceptance Testing over the 3 months to 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Berkshire region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Rank 117 135 154
Rank change year-on-year
+18 +19
Permanent jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 98 83 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.76% 1.51% 1.35%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.39% 2.06% 1.83%
Number of salaries quoted 78 62 73
Average salary £47,500 £50,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,800 £32,500 £33,800
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £59,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4102 4025 4426
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 73.50% 73.04% 73.83%
Number of salaries quoted 2777 3114 3728
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
User Acceptance Testing
South East

User Acceptance Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing User Acceptance Testing across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

User Acceptance Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

User Acceptance Testing
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

User Acceptance Testing Salary Trend in Berkshire

User Acceptance Testing
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing User Acceptance Testing across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 29 July 2014.

User Acceptance Testing Salary Histogram in Berkshire

User Acceptance Testing
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing User Acceptance Testing within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 29 July 2014. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +8 31 £40,000 -32.20% 4
Slough +7 31 £49,500 +5.31% 1
Maidenhead -3 8 £40,000 -20.00% 2
Newbury +2 4 £47,500 +40.74% 1
Bracknell -10 4 £37,000 -26.00%
Wokingham - 2 £23,000 -
User Acceptance Testing
South East

User Acceptance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing User Acceptance Testing also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited User Acceptance Testing.

1 55 (39.01%) ISEB
2 39 (27.66%) QA
3 31 (21.99%) Finance
4 30 (21.28%) Telecoms
5 29 (20.57%) PRINCE2
6 28 (19.86%) Java
6 28 (19.86%) Software Testing
7 27 (19.15%) ISTQB
7 27 (19.15%) Project Management
7 27 (19.15%) ITIL
7 27 (19.15%) Waterfall
8 26 (18.44%) Security Cleared
9 24 (17.02%) SC Cleared
9 24 (17.02%) Microsoft
10 23 (16.31%) Agile Software Development
11 22 (15.60%) CRM
11 22 (15.60%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 21 (14.89%) Test Scripting
13 20 (14.18%) Selenium
13 20 (14.18%) Scrum
13 20 (14.18%) XML
13 20 (14.18%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
14 19 (13.48%) HP Quality Center
15 18 (12.77%) Test Strategy
15 18 (12.77%) Business Analysis
16 16 (11.35%) Risk Management
16 16 (11.35%) PHP
16 16 (11.35%) C#
16 16 (11.35%) Change Management
17 15 (10.64%) UNIX

User Acceptance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing User Acceptance Testing also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited User Acceptance Testing. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 9 (6.38%) Drupal
2 4 (2.84%) Confluence
2 4 (2.84%) CMS
3 3 (2.13%) WebLogic
4 2 (1.42%) IIS
4 2 (1.42%) SharePoint
4 2 (1.42%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (1.42%) Oracle Workflow
4 2 (1.42%) Lync
5 1 (0.71%) WebSphere
Applications
1 11 (7.80%) MS Excel
2 8 (5.67%) MS Office
3 2 (1.42%) MS Project
3 2 (1.42%) MS Visio
3 2 (1.42%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 9 (6.38%) SAP FI
1 9 (6.38%) SAP FI/CO
1 9 (6.38%) SAP CO
2 5 (3.55%) SAP FSCM
3 2 (1.42%) Oracle BPM
4 1 (0.71%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 1 (0.71%) SAP GRC
Cloud Services
1 6 (4.26%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (9.22%) TCP/IP
2 10 (7.09%) DNS
2 10 (7.09%) HTTP
2 10 (7.09%) LDAP
2 10 (7.09%) SMS
2 10 (7.09%) SS7
2 10 (7.09%) ISUP
2 10 (7.09%) INAP
2 10 (7.09%) Wireshark
3 3 (2.13%) WAN
3 3 (2.13%) LAN
4 2 (1.42%) Internet
4 2 (1.42%) Unified Communications
4 2 (1.42%) Firewall
5 1 (0.71%) GPRS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (6.38%) SQL Server
2 5 (3.55%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (2.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (2.84%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 3 (2.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (2.13%) SAP BW
5 2 (1.42%) Data Mining
5 2 (1.42%) Oracle Database
5 2 (1.42%) Relational Database
5 2 (1.42%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 1 (0.71%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.71%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (0.71%) DataStage
6 1 (0.71%) EDRMS
6 1 (0.71%) Spotfire
6 1 (0.71%) QlikView
6 1 (0.71%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
Development Applications
1 20 (14.18%) Selenium
2 11 (7.80%) WebDriver
3 7 (4.96%) JIRA
4 5 (3.55%) Visual Studio
5 4 (2.84%) TestDirector
5 4 (2.84%) Subversion
6 3 (2.13%) WebLogic Workshop
6 3 (2.13%) Eclipse
6 3 (2.13%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (1.42%) QuickTest Pro
8 1 (0.71%) LoadRunner
8 1 (0.71%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 31 (21.99%) Finance
2 30 (21.28%) Telecoms
3 13 (9.22%) Banking
3 13 (9.22%) Retail
4 11 (7.80%) Advertising
5 8 (5.67%) Automotive
6 6 (4.26%) Marketing
7 5 (3.55%) General Ledger
8 4 (2.84%) Billing
9 3 (2.13%) Manufacturing
10 2 (1.42%) Publishing
11 1 (0.71%) Military
11 1 (0.71%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 63 (44.68%) Analyst
2 28 (19.86%) Test Analyst
2 28 (19.86%) Business Analyst
3 15 (10.64%) Test Manager
4 14 (9.93%) Consultant
4 14 (9.93%) Programme Manager
4 14 (9.93%) Programme Test Manager
5 13 (9.22%) Test Engineer
6 12 (8.51%) Senior Analyst
7 11 (7.80%) Senior Business Analyst
8 10 (7.09%) Senior Test Engineer
9 9 (6.38%) Tester
10 8 (5.67%) Project Manager
11 7 (4.96%) Developer
12 5 (3.55%) Applications Support
12 5 (3.55%) Senior Consultant
12 5 (3.55%) QA Manager
12 5 (3.55%) Senior SAP Consultant
12 5 (3.55%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
12 5 (3.55%) SAP Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (14.18%) XML
2 10 (7.09%) SOAP
2 10 (7.09%) Rendezvous
3 5 (3.55%) Web Services
3 5 (3.55%) .NET
4 4 (2.84%) LAMP
5 3 (2.13%) J2EE
5 3 (2.13%) CSS
5 3 (2.13%) JSP
5 3 (2.13%) HTML
6 2 (1.42%) Middleware
6 2 (1.42%) .NET Framework
7 1 (0.71%) MDX
7 1 (0.71%) jQuery
7 1 (0.71%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (0.71%) ASP.NET MVC 4
7 1 (0.71%) SAP Smart Forms
7 1 (0.71%) BAPI
7 1 (0.71%) SAP XI
7 1 (0.71%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 11 (7.80%) FMCG
1 11 (7.80%) Mobile App
2 10 (7.09%) IVR
3 4 (2.84%) Computer Science
3 4 (2.84%) Management Information System
4 2 (1.42%) N-Tier
4 2 (1.42%) Video Conferencing
4 2 (1.42%) Mathematics
4 2 (1.42%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (1.42%) Social Media
4 2 (1.42%) iPad
5 1 (0.71%) Embedded Systems
5 1 (0.71%) iSeries
5 1 (0.71%) Visualisation
5 1 (0.71%) Human Factors
5 1 (0.71%) EMV
5 1 (0.71%) Firmware
5 1 (0.71%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 15 (10.64%) UNIX
1 15 (10.64%) Linux
2 11 (7.80%) Solaris
3 10 (7.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 6 (4.26%) Windows
5 1 (0.71%) HPUX
5 1 (0.71%) Windows 2000
5 1 (0.71%) Windows Vista
5 1 (0.71%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (20.57%) PRINCE2
2 28 (19.86%) Software Testing
3 27 (19.15%) Waterfall
3 27 (19.15%) Project Management
3 27 (19.15%) ITIL
4 23 (16.31%) Agile Software Development
5 22 (15.60%) CRM
6 21 (14.89%) Test Scripting
7 20 (14.18%) Scrum
8 18 (12.77%) Test Strategy
8 18 (12.77%) Business Analysis
9 16 (11.35%) Risk Management
9 16 (11.35%) Change Management
10 15 (10.64%) UML
10 15 (10.64%) Stakeholder Management
10 15 (10.64%) Integration Testing
11 14 (9.93%) Programme Management
12 13 (9.22%) User Stories
13 12 (8.51%) Automation Testing
14 11 (7.80%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 28 (19.86%) Java
2 16 (11.35%) C#
2 16 (11.35%) PHP
3 13 (9.22%) SQL
4 12 (8.51%) Python
5 11 (7.80%) Ruby
5 11 (7.80%) Perl
6 5 (3.55%) JavaScript
7 4 (2.84%) ABAP
8 3 (2.13%) VB
8 3 (2.13%) Shell Script
9 2 (1.42%) VBScript
10 1 (0.71%) C
10 1 (0.71%) C++
10 1 (0.71%) PowerHouse
10 1 (0.71%) IronPython
10 1 (0.71%) SAPscript
Qualifications
1 55 (39.01%) ISEB
2 27 (19.15%) ISTQB
3 26 (18.44%) Security Cleared
4 24 (17.02%) SC Cleared
5 22 (15.60%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 20 (14.18%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 6 (4.26%) Degree
7 6 (4.26%) CCA
8 3 (2.13%) DV Cleared
9 2 (1.42%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 39 (27.66%) QA
2 9 (6.38%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (7.09%) NFS
Systems Management
1 19 (13.48%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 24 (17.02%) Microsoft
2 11 (7.80%) HP
2 11 (7.80%) TIBCO
3 10 (7.09%) Red Hat
3 10 (7.09%) SAP
4 9 (6.38%) Oracle
5 7 (4.96%) Citrix
5 7 (4.96%) IBM
5 7 (4.96%) Redknee
6 3 (2.13%) JBoss
7 1 (0.71%) Cognos
7 1 (0.71%) PeopleSoft
7 1 (0.71%) Informatica
7 1 (0.71%) Northgate
7 1 (0.71%) Fujitsu
7 1 (0.71%) Talend
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Artemis Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum `+ Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Rural Payments Agency
Salary: From £26,745 to £30,923 per annum Pay Award Pending
Posted: Yesterday
Slough, Berkshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £59000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading
Hudson - London
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Maidenhead
Brightred Resourcing
Salary: £55,000 - £70,000 per year
Posted: 21 days ago
Reading
The People Network
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + Flexible Benefits
Posted: 24 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Accenture
Salary: From £39,000 to £48,000 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago