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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Rank 108 188 156
Rank change year-on-year
+80 -32
Permanent jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 125 37 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 2.26% 0.69% 1.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.80% 0.87% 1.53%
Number of salaries quoted 110 29 49
Average salary £48,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.11% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £25,700 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,500 £55,000 £57,250
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.89%
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
4467 4243 3976
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 80.87% 78.60% 76.31%
Number of salaries quoted 3291 3057 3112
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £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 £73,000 £65,000 £72,500
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 27 February 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 27 February 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
Slough +34 41 £49,500 +16.47% 3
Reading +24 41 £47,500 +15.15% 1
Newbury - 17 £42,500 - 1
Maidenhead -3 5 £37,500 +7.14% 1
Bracknell -10 2 £68,750 +37.50%
User Acceptance Testing
South East

User Acceptance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 27 February 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.

1 112 (54.37%) Agile Software Development
2 84 (40.78%) Finance
3 76 (36.89%) Business Analysis
4 51 (24.76%) Retail
5 50 (24.27%) Project Management
5 50 (24.27%) Waterfall
6 49 (23.79%) Stakeholder Management
7 48 (23.30%) ISEB
8 43 (20.87%) UML
9 42 (20.39%) Use Case
10 39 (18.93%) Telecoms
11 36 (17.48%) E-Commerce
12 35 (16.99%) Degree
13 34 (16.50%) Scrum
14 33 (16.02%) Banking
15 30 (14.56%) Selenium
16 29 (14.08%) Microsoft
17 27 (13.11%) BDD
18 25 (12.14%) Analytical Skills
18 25 (12.14%) QA
19 24 (11.65%) ISTQB
19 24 (11.65%) SQL
20 23 (11.17%) ITIL
20 23 (11.17%) Gherkin
21 22 (10.68%) SaaS
21 22 (10.68%) Java
21 22 (10.68%) Oracle
21 22 (10.68%) MS Excel
21 22 (10.68%) Change Management
22 21 (10.19%) .NET

User Acceptance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 15 (7.28%) Drupal
2 13 (6.31%) IIS
3 9 (4.37%) Confluence
4 6 (2.91%) Apache
5 5 (2.43%) SharePoint
6 2 (0.97%) CMS
Applications
1 22 (10.68%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.94%) MS Office
3 3 (1.46%) MS Project
4 2 (0.97%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (2.91%) SiteCatalyst
2 5 (2.43%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (1.94%) SAP FI
3 4 (1.94%) SAP FI/CO
3 4 (1.94%) SAP CO
4 3 (1.46%) Dynamics AX
5 2 (0.97%) SAP FI-GL
5 2 (0.97%) Hyperion Planning
6 1 (0.49%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 22 (10.68%) SaaS
2 6 (2.91%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (1.46%) PaaS
4 2 (0.97%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (2.91%) HTTPS
1 6 (2.91%) SMTP
1 6 (2.91%) HTTP
2 2 (0.97%) VPN
2 2 (0.97%) CTI
2 2 (0.97%) Firewall
2 2 (0.97%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (9.22%) MySQL
2 17 (8.25%) SQL Server
3 13 (6.31%) MongoDB
3 13 (6.31%) NoSQL
4 7 (3.40%) Relational Database
5 4 (1.94%) MS Access
5 4 (1.94%) BusinessObjects
6 3 (1.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (1.46%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (0.97%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
7 2 (0.97%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (0.97%) Data Mining
8 1 (0.49%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.49%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (0.49%) Xcelsius
Development Applications
1 30 (14.56%) Selenium
2 15 (7.28%) WebDriver
2 15 (7.28%) JIRA
3 10 (4.85%) Zephyr
4 4 (1.94%) Visual Studio
5 2 (0.97%) QuickTest Pro
6 1 (0.49%) LabVIEW
6 1 (0.49%) Appium
General
1 84 (40.78%) Finance
2 51 (24.76%) Retail
3 39 (18.93%) Telecoms
4 33 (16.02%) Banking
5 18 (8.74%) Advertising
6 14 (6.80%) Marketing
7 7 (3.40%) Manufacturing
8 6 (2.91%) Legal
9 5 (2.43%) Billing
9 5 (2.43%) French Language
10 3 (1.46%) Automotive
11 1 (0.49%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 125 (60.68%) Analyst
2 87 (42.23%) Business Analyst
3 20 (9.71%) Senior Analyst
4 18 (8.74%) Test Analyst
5 16 (7.77%) Senior Business Analyst
6 15 (7.28%) Tester
6 15 (7.28%) QA Engineer
7 14 (6.80%) Financial Business Analyst
7 14 (6.80%) Financial Services Business Analyst
8 13 (6.31%) Consultant
9 10 (4.85%) Automated Tester
10 9 (4.37%) DevOps Engineer
11 7 (3.40%) Test Manager
12 6 (2.91%) E-Commerce Manager
12 6 (2.91%) Quality Engineer
12 6 (2.91%) Senior DevOps Engineer
13 5 (2.43%) Campaign Analyst
13 5 (2.43%) Marketing Analyst
13 5 (2.43%) Project Manager
13 5 (2.43%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (11.17%) Gherkin
2 21 (10.19%) .NET
3 19 (9.22%) XML
4 15 (7.28%) Web Services
4 15 (7.28%) LAMP
5 7 (3.40%) HTML
6 6 (2.91%) .NET Framework
7 3 (1.46%) CSS
8 1 (0.49%) ASP.NET
8 1 (0.49%) EDI
8 1 (0.49%) XML Schema
8 1 (0.49%) EDIFACT
8 1 (0.49%) REST
8 1 (0.49%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 25 (12.14%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (9.22%) FMCG
3 11 (5.34%) Wiki
4 10 (4.85%) Mobile App
4 10 (4.85%) Computer Science
5 8 (3.88%) User Experience
6 6 (2.91%) Mathematics
7 3 (1.46%) Mainframe
7 3 (1.46%) Management Information System
7 3 (1.46%) PMI
7 3 (1.46%) Data Structures
8 2 (0.97%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.49%) N-Tier
9 1 (0.49%) NHS
9 1 (0.49%) Clustering
9 1 (0.49%) Data Integration
9 1 (0.49%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 10 (4.85%) Windows
2 8 (3.88%) Linux
3 6 (2.91%) Ubuntu
3 6 (2.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (0.49%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 112 (54.37%) Agile Software Development
2 76 (36.89%) Business Analysis
3 50 (24.27%) Project Management
3 50 (24.27%) Waterfall
4 49 (23.79%) Stakeholder Management
5 43 (20.87%) UML
6 42 (20.39%) Use Case
7 36 (17.48%) E-Commerce
8 34 (16.50%) Scrum
9 27 (13.11%) BDD
10 23 (11.17%) ITIL
11 22 (10.68%) Change Management
12 21 (10.19%) User Stories
13 20 (9.71%) Automation Testing
14 19 (9.22%) Configuration Management
15 17 (8.25%) BPMN
16 16 (7.77%) Test Management
16 16 (7.77%) Test Scripting
16 16 (7.77%) Continuous Improvement
16 16 (7.77%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 24 (11.65%) SQL
2 22 (10.68%) Java
3 20 (9.71%) PHP
4 13 (6.31%) PowerShell
5 10 (4.85%) T-SQL
6 7 (3.40%) JavaScript
7 6 (2.91%) Perl
7 6 (2.91%) C
7 6 (2.91%) C#
7 6 (2.91%) Bash Shell
7 6 (2.91%) Python
8 2 (0.97%) VB
9 1 (0.49%) VBA
Qualifications
1 48 (23.30%) ISEB
2 35 (16.99%) Degree
3 24 (11.65%) ISTQB
4 11 (5.34%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 3 (1.46%) APMP
5 3 (1.46%) SC Cleared
5 3 (1.46%) Security Cleared
5 3 (1.46%) PMP
5 3 (1.46%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.49%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.49%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.49%) VCP4
6 1 (0.49%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (12.14%) QA
System Software
1 2 (0.97%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.49%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 12 (5.83%) HP Quality Center
2 6 (2.91%) Puppet
2 6 (2.91%) Opscode Chef
2 6 (2.91%) Nagios
2 6 (2.91%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 29 (14.08%) Microsoft
2 22 (10.68%) Oracle
3 12 (5.83%) SAP
4 8 (3.88%) Business Objects
5 6 (2.91%) Red Hat
5 6 (2.91%) Adobe
5 6 (2.91%) HP
5 6 (2.91%) Ariba
6 5 (2.43%) Siebel
7 4 (1.94%) ATG
7 4 (1.94%) Capita
7 4 (1.94%) Red Gate
8 3 (1.46%) IBM
9 2 (0.97%) Sybase
9 2 (0.97%) Hyperion
10 1 (0.49%) SunGard
10 1 (0.49%) ServiceNow
10 1 (0.49%) LexisNexis
10 1 (0.49%) EPiServer
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