The table below looks at the statistics 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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Rank 106 169 163
Rank change year-on-year
+63 -6
Permanent jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 125 46 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 2.27% 0.87% 1.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.81% 1.10% 1.44%
Number of salaries quoted 112 37 51
Average salary £47,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £27,200 £34,300
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +5.26%
User Acceptance Testing
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4454 4199 3971
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 81.06% 79.26% 77.36%
Number of salaries quoted 3228 3065 3195
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 30 January 2015.

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 30 January 2015. 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 +23 40 £47,500 +20.25% 2
Slough +20 35 £49,500 +16.47% 3
Newbury - 15 £42,500 - 2
Maidenhead +9 7 £37,500 -6.25%
Bracknell - 5 £65,000 -
User Acceptance Testing
South East

User Acceptance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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.

1 117 (55.45%) Agile Software Development
2 81 (38.39%) Finance
3 76 (36.02%) Business Analysis
4 55 (26.07%) Stakeholder Management
5 53 (25.12%) ISEB
6 48 (22.75%) Project Management
7 47 (22.27%) Waterfall
8 46 (21.80%) Retail
9 42 (19.91%) UML
10 40 (18.96%) E-Commerce
11 38 (18.01%) Telecoms
12 35 (16.59%) Scrum
12 35 (16.59%) Microsoft
13 34 (16.11%) Use Case
14 33 (15.64%) Degree
15 31 (14.69%) Analytical Skills
16 28 (13.27%) ISTQB
16 28 (13.27%) Banking
17 27 (12.80%) SQL
18 26 (12.32%) Selenium
19 25 (11.85%) Marketing
19 25 (11.85%) BDD
20 24 (11.37%) QA
21 23 (10.90%) Java
22 22 (10.43%) .NET
22 22 (10.43%) XML
22 22 (10.43%) ITIL
22 22 (10.43%) MS Excel
22 22 (10.43%) Gherkin
22 22 (10.43%) User Stories

User Acceptance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 16 (7.58%) Drupal
2 12 (5.69%) IIS
3 8 (3.79%) CMS
4 7 (3.32%) SharePoint
4 7 (3.32%) Confluence
5 5 (2.37%) Apache
Applications
1 22 (10.43%) MS Excel
2 7 (3.32%) MS Office
3 3 (1.42%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.95%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 7 (3.32%) Dynamics CRM
1 7 (3.32%) SiteCatalyst
2 6 (2.84%) Google Analytics
3 4 (1.90%) SAP FI
3 4 (1.90%) SAP CO
3 4 (1.90%) SAP FI/CO
4 3 (1.42%) Dynamics AX
5 2 (0.95%) Hyperion Planning
6 1 (0.47%) Dynamics GP
6 1 (0.47%) SalesLogix
6 1 (0.47%) SAP ERP
6 1 (0.47%) SAP FSCM
Cloud Services
1 17 (8.06%) SaaS
2 8 (3.79%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (1.42%) PaaS
4 2 (0.95%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (4.27%) HTTP
2 6 (2.84%) SMTP
2 6 (2.84%) HTTPS
3 3 (1.42%) Wireshark
3 3 (1.42%) SS7
3 3 (1.42%) ISUP
3 3 (1.42%) INAP
3 3 (1.42%) LDAP
3 3 (1.42%) TCP/IP
3 3 (1.42%) SMS
3 3 (1.42%) DNS
4 2 (0.95%) VPN
4 2 (0.95%) CTI
4 2 (0.95%) Firewall
4 2 (0.95%) Wireless
5 1 (0.47%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (8.06%) SQL Server
2 15 (7.11%) MySQL
3 10 (4.74%) MongoDB
3 10 (4.74%) NoSQL
4 7 (3.32%) Relational Database
5 5 (2.37%) BusinessObjects
6 4 (1.90%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
6 4 (1.90%) MS Access
7 3 (1.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 3 (1.42%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (1.42%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (0.95%) Data Mining
9 1 (0.47%) SQL Server 2005
9 1 (0.47%) SAP BW
9 1 (0.47%) RDBMS
9 1 (0.47%) Xcelsius
Development Applications
1 26 (12.32%) Selenium
2 10 (4.74%) WebDriver
2 10 (4.74%) JIRA
3 7 (3.32%) Zephyr
4 5 (2.37%) Visual Studio
5 3 (1.42%) QuickTest Pro
6 1 (0.47%) LabVIEW
6 1 (0.47%) TestDirector
6 1 (0.47%) Cucumber
General
1 81 (38.39%) Finance
2 46 (21.80%) Retail
3 38 (18.01%) Telecoms
4 28 (13.27%) Banking
5 25 (11.85%) Marketing
6 17 (8.06%) Advertising
7 7 (3.32%) Legal
7 7 (3.32%) Billing
8 5 (2.37%) French Language
9 3 (1.42%) Automotive
10 2 (0.95%) Manufacturing
11 1 (0.47%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 132 (62.56%) Analyst
2 85 (40.28%) Business Analyst
3 23 (10.90%) Test Analyst
4 18 (8.53%) Tester
5 17 (8.06%) Senior Analyst
6 14 (6.64%) Senior Business Analyst
7 12 (5.69%) Financial Services Business Analyst
7 12 (5.69%) Financial Business Analyst
8 10 (4.74%) Automated Tester
8 10 (4.74%) Consultant
8 10 (4.74%) QA Engineer
9 8 (3.79%) DevOps Engineer
10 7 (3.32%) E-Commerce Manager
10 7 (3.32%) Test Manager
11 6 (2.84%) CRM Technical Consultant
11 6 (2.84%) Microsoft CRM Consultant
11 6 (2.84%) Dynamics CRM Consultant
11 6 (2.84%) Technical Consultant
11 6 (2.84%) CRM Consultant
11 6 (2.84%) Microsoft Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (10.43%) .NET
1 22 (10.43%) XML
1 22 (10.43%) Gherkin
2 16 (7.58%) LAMP
2 16 (7.58%) Web Services
3 10 (4.74%) HTML
4 6 (2.84%) .NET Framework
5 3 (1.42%) Rendezvous
5 3 (1.42%) SOAP
5 3 (1.42%) CSS
6 2 (0.95%) EDI
7 1 (0.47%) EDIFACT
7 1 (0.47%) Ajax
7 1 (0.47%) MDX
7 1 (0.47%) XML Schema
7 1 (0.47%) JSP
7 1 (0.47%) ASP.NET
7 1 (0.47%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 31 (14.69%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (8.53%) FMCG
3 13 (6.16%) Mobile App
4 9 (4.27%) User Experience
5 8 (3.79%) Computer Science
6 7 (3.32%) Mathematics
6 7 (3.32%) Wiki
6 7 (3.32%) Data Structures
7 6 (2.84%) Social Media
8 3 (1.42%) IVR
8 3 (1.42%) Management Information System
8 3 (1.42%) Mainframe
8 3 (1.42%) PMI
9 2 (0.95%) Client/Server
9 2 (0.95%) NHS
10 1 (0.47%) Clustering
10 1 (0.47%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 1 (0.47%) Data Integration
10 1 (0.47%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 11 (5.21%) Linux
2 10 (4.74%) Windows
3 8 (3.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (2.37%) Ubuntu
4 5 (2.37%) UNIX
5 3 (1.42%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 117 (55.45%) Agile Software Development
2 76 (36.02%) Business Analysis
3 55 (26.07%) Stakeholder Management
4 48 (22.75%) Project Management
5 47 (22.27%) Waterfall
6 42 (19.91%) UML
7 40 (18.96%) E-Commerce
8 35 (16.59%) Scrum
9 34 (16.11%) Use Case
10 25 (11.85%) BDD
11 22 (10.43%) ITIL
11 22 (10.43%) User Stories
12 21 (9.95%) Change Management
13 20 (9.48%) Test Scripting
14 19 (9.00%) Automation Testing
15 18 (8.53%) CRM
16 16 (7.58%) BPMN
17 15 (7.11%) Configuration Management
17 15 (7.11%) Test Management
17 15 (7.11%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 27 (12.80%) SQL
2 23 (10.90%) Java
3 20 (9.48%) PHP
4 12 (5.69%) PowerShell
4 12 (5.69%) T-SQL
5 10 (4.74%) JavaScript
6 8 (3.79%) Perl
6 8 (3.79%) C#
7 7 (3.32%) C
8 5 (2.37%) Python
8 5 (2.37%) Bash Shell
9 2 (0.95%) VB
10 1 (0.47%) ABAP
10 1 (0.47%) VBA
Qualifications
1 53 (25.12%) ISEB
2 33 (15.64%) Degree
3 28 (13.27%) ISTQB
4 16 (7.58%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 3 (1.42%) PMP
5 3 (1.42%) PMI Certification
6 2 (0.95%) APMP
6 2 (0.95%) SC Cleared
6 2 (0.95%) Security Cleared
7 1 (0.47%) CCA
7 1 (0.47%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.47%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.47%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (11.37%) QA
2 2 (0.95%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (1.42%) NFS
2 2 (0.95%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.47%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 12 (5.69%) HP Quality Center
2 5 (2.37%) Nagios
2 5 (2.37%) Zenoss
2 5 (2.37%) Puppet
2 5 (2.37%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 35 (16.59%) Microsoft
2 19 (9.00%) Oracle
3 10 (4.74%) SAP
3 10 (4.74%) Business Objects
4 8 (3.79%) Red Hat
5 7 (3.32%) Adobe
6 6 (2.84%) hybris
6 6 (2.84%) Siebel
6 6 (2.84%) HP
6 6 (2.84%) Google
7 4 (1.90%) Red Gate
7 4 (1.90%) ATG
8 3 (1.42%) Redknee
8 3 (1.42%) TIBCO
8 3 (1.42%) Citrix
8 3 (1.42%) Ariba
9 2 (0.95%) Sybase
9 2 (0.95%) Hyperion
9 2 (0.95%) IBM
9 2 (0.95%) Capita
Slough, Berkshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £59000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Windsor
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Package
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Edison Hill Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
COINS
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum Car allowance and good benefits package
Posted: 17 days ago
Newbury
The People Network
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 18 days ago
Middlesex / Berkshire
Edward Carter Solutions
Salary: £50,000 - £60,000 plus car (£6000), bonus and benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
Slough
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Package
Posted: 25 days ago