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 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Rank 118 127 143
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +16
Permanent jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 108 100 78
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.85% 1.79% 1.40%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.39% 2.34% 1.83%
Number of salaries quoted 93 80 73
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £33,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £59,000 £49,900
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £39,250 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.45% +4.66%
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
4517 4265 4256
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 77.51% 76.27% 76.49%
Number of salaries quoted 3020 3199 3513
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 17 September 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 17 September 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Slough +23 29 £49,500 +4.21% 1
Reading -3 27 £41,500 -2.35% 6
Maidenhead -8 11 £37,500 - 1
Bracknell -1 7 £60,000 +130.76%
Windsor -15 5 £35,000 -22.22%
Newbury +12 4 £47,500 +2.70%
Wokingham - 1 £23,000 -
User Acceptance Testing
South East

User Acceptance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 17 September 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 91 (50.84%) Agile Software Development
2 69 (38.55%) ISEB
3 50 (27.93%) Finance
4 41 (22.91%) Telecoms
5 38 (21.23%) QA
6 34 (18.99%) Project Management
6 34 (18.99%) Stakeholder Management
6 34 (18.99%) Waterfall
7 33 (18.44%) Java
8 32 (17.88%) Business Analysis
8 32 (17.88%) Software Testing
9 31 (17.32%) CRM
9 31 (17.32%) Microsoft
10 30 (16.76%) XML
10 30 (16.76%) Scrum
10 30 (16.76%) ISTQB
11 29 (16.20%) ITIL
11 29 (16.20%) PRINCE2
12 28 (15.64%) Test Scripting
13 26 (14.53%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
14 25 (13.97%) UML
14 25 (13.97%) Security Cleared
14 25 (13.97%) Analytical Skills
15 23 (12.85%) SC Cleared
16 22 (12.29%) PRINCE2 Certification
17 21 (11.73%) Change Management
18 20 (11.17%) C#
18 20 (11.17%) Linux
18 20 (11.17%) Retail
18 20 (11.17%) Marketing

User Acceptance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 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 10 (5.59%) CMS
2 9 (5.03%) Drupal
3 8 (4.47%) SharePoint
4 4 (2.23%) Confluence
5 3 (1.68%) WebLogic
6 2 (1.12%) IIS
6 2 (1.12%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.56%) Oracle Workflow
7 1 (0.56%) WebSphere
Applications
1 12 (6.70%) MS Excel
2 11 (6.15%) MS Office
3 1 (0.56%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 11 (6.15%) SAP FI
1 11 (6.15%) SAP FI/CO
1 11 (6.15%) SAP CO
2 6 (3.35%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (3.35%) Google Analytics
2 6 (3.35%) SAP FSCM
3 3 (1.68%) SiteCatalyst
4 1 (0.56%) Oracle BPM
4 1 (0.56%) SAP GRC
4 1 (0.56%) Dynamics GP
4 1 (0.56%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 1 (0.56%) SalesLogix
Cloud Services
1 6 (3.35%) Microsoft Azure
1 6 (3.35%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (8.38%) TCP/IP
2 13 (7.26%) DNS
2 13 (7.26%) HTTP
2 13 (7.26%) LDAP
2 13 (7.26%) SMS
2 13 (7.26%) SS7
2 13 (7.26%) ISUP
2 13 (7.26%) INAP
2 13 (7.26%) Wireshark
3 3 (1.68%) Internet
4 2 (1.12%) Firewall
5 1 (0.56%) CTI
5 1 (0.56%) WAN
5 1 (0.56%) GPRS
5 1 (0.56%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (6.70%) SQL Server
2 6 (3.35%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (2.23%) SAP BW
3 4 (2.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (2.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 3 (1.68%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
4 3 (1.68%) Relational Database
4 3 (1.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (1.12%) Data Mining
5 2 (1.12%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (1.12%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 1 (0.56%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.56%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.56%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (0.56%) QlikView
6 1 (0.56%) DataStage
6 1 (0.56%) EDRMS
Development Applications
1 20 (11.17%) Selenium
2 10 (5.59%) WebDriver
3 7 (3.91%) JIRA
4 6 (3.35%) Visual Studio
5 4 (2.23%) TestDirector
5 4 (2.23%) QuickTest Pro
5 4 (2.23%) Subversion
6 3 (1.68%) WebLogic Workshop
6 3 (1.68%) Eclipse
6 3 (1.68%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (0.56%) Cucumber
7 1 (0.56%) LoadRunner
7 1 (0.56%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 50 (27.93%) Finance
2 41 (22.91%) Telecoms
3 20 (11.17%) Retail
3 20 (11.17%) Marketing
4 19 (10.61%) Banking
5 16 (8.94%) Advertising
6 8 (4.47%) Automotive
7 6 (3.35%) Billing
7 6 (3.35%) General Ledger
8 3 (1.68%) Legal
8 3 (1.68%) Manufacturing
9 2 (1.12%) Publishing
10 1 (0.56%) Military
Job Titles
1 88 (49.16%) Analyst
2 42 (23.46%) Business Analyst
3 33 (18.44%) Test Analyst
4 20 (11.17%) Consultant
5 18 (10.06%) Test Manager
6 15 (8.38%) Programme Manager
6 15 (8.38%) Programme Test Manager
7 13 (7.26%) Senior Business Analyst
7 13 (7.26%) Senior Analyst
8 11 (6.15%) Tester
8 11 (6.15%) Test Engineer
9 9 (5.03%) Senior Test Engineer
9 9 (5.03%) Technical Consultant
10 6 (3.35%) Applications Support
10 6 (3.35%) Project Manager
10 6 (3.35%) Developer
10 6 (3.35%) CRM Consultant
10 6 (3.35%) QA Tester
10 6 (3.35%) Microsoft Consultant
10 6 (3.35%) Dynamics CRM Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (16.76%) XML
2 13 (7.26%) Rendezvous
2 13 (7.26%) SOAP
3 12 (6.70%) Web Services
3 12 (6.70%) HTML
4 11 (6.15%) .NET
5 5 (2.79%) CSS
5 5 (2.79%) LAMP
6 4 (2.23%) JSP
6 4 (2.23%) Gherkin
7 3 (1.68%) J2EE
8 2 (1.12%) ASP.NET
8 2 (1.12%) Middleware
8 2 (1.12%) EDI
8 2 (1.12%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 2 (1.12%) .NET Framework
8 2 (1.12%) MDX
8 2 (1.12%) jQuery
8 2 (1.12%) ASP.NET MVC
9 1 (0.56%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 25 (13.97%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (9.50%) Mobile App
3 16 (8.94%) FMCG
4 13 (7.26%) IVR
5 8 (4.47%) Social Media
6 4 (2.23%) User Experience
6 4 (2.23%) Mathematics
7 3 (1.68%) Management Information System
8 2 (1.12%) Computer Science
8 2 (1.12%) N-Tier
8 2 (1.12%) NHS
9 1 (0.56%) Firmware
9 1 (0.56%) Mainframe
9 1 (0.56%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 1 (0.56%) EMV
9 1 (0.56%) AS400
9 1 (0.56%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.56%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.56%) iPad
9 1 (0.56%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 20 (11.17%) Linux
2 17 (9.50%) UNIX
3 14 (7.82%) Solaris
4 13 (7.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (2.79%) Windows
6 1 (0.56%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 91 (50.84%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (18.99%) Stakeholder Management
2 34 (18.99%) Project Management
2 34 (18.99%) Waterfall
3 32 (17.88%) Business Analysis
3 32 (17.88%) Software Testing
4 31 (17.32%) CRM
5 30 (16.76%) Scrum
6 29 (16.20%) ITIL
6 29 (16.20%) PRINCE2
7 28 (15.64%) Test Scripting
8 25 (13.97%) UML
9 21 (11.73%) Change Management
10 20 (11.17%) Test Strategy
11 19 (10.61%) User Stories
12 17 (9.50%) Risk Management
13 16 (8.94%) BPMN
13 16 (8.94%) Use Case
14 15 (8.38%) Integration Testing
15 14 (7.82%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 33 (18.44%) Java
2 20 (11.17%) C#
3 18 (10.06%) SQL
4 15 (8.38%) PHP
4 15 (8.38%) JavaScript
5 13 (7.26%) Perl
6 10 (5.59%) Python
6 10 (5.59%) Ruby
7 6 (3.35%) T-SQL
8 5 (2.79%) ABAP
9 3 (1.68%) Shell Script
9 3 (1.68%) C
10 2 (1.12%) VB
11 1 (0.56%) SAPscript
11 1 (0.56%) PowerHouse
11 1 (0.56%) VBScript
11 1 (0.56%) C++
Qualifications
1 69 (38.55%) ISEB
2 30 (16.76%) ISTQB
3 26 (14.53%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 25 (13.97%) Security Cleared
5 23 (12.85%) SC Cleared
6 22 (12.29%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 9 (5.03%) Degree
8 7 (3.91%) CCA
9 3 (1.68%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (21.23%) QA
2 11 (6.15%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (7.26%) NFS
Systems Management
1 19 (10.61%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 31 (17.32%) Microsoft
2 13 (7.26%) SAP
2 13 (7.26%) Red Hat
2 13 (7.26%) TIBCO
3 11 (6.15%) HP
4 10 (5.59%) Citrix
4 10 (5.59%) Redknee
5 8 (4.47%) Oracle
6 7 (3.91%) IBM
7 6 (3.35%) Google
7 6 (3.35%) hybris
8 3 (1.68%) Adobe
8 3 (1.68%) JBoss
9 2 (1.12%) Business Objects
10 1 (0.56%) PeopleSoft
10 1 (0.56%) Cognos
10 1 (0.56%) Siebel
10 1 (0.56%) Talend
10 1 (0.56%) ServiceNow
10 1 (0.56%) Informatica
Slough, Berkshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £59000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Competitive Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading
Hudson - London
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Reading
Kainos
Salary: £40,000 - £50,000 per year
Posted: 8 days ago
Maidenhead
Brightred Resourcing
Salary: £55,000 - £65,000 per year
Posted: 11 days ago
Berkshire
Mason Frank
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
Reading
The People Network
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 20 days ago