The table below looks at the statistics for User Acceptance Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited User Acceptance Testing over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Rank 114 100 95
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -5
Permanent jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 27 41 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 1.05% 1.66% 1.65%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.33% 2.12% 2.18%
Number of salaries quoted 24 33 27
Average salary £45,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £33,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £59,000 £44,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +6.66%
User Acceptance Testing
Berkshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2024 1931 1514
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 78.36% 78.08% 75.51%
Number of salaries quoted 1320 1494 1238
Average salary £52,250 £47,500 £47,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +1.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

User Acceptance Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

User Acceptance Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

User Acceptance Testing
Salary Trend in Reading

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

User Acceptance Testing Salary Trend in Reading

User Acceptance Testing
Salary Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing User Acceptance Testing across the Reading region over the 3 months to 24 October 2014.

User Acceptance Testing Salary Histogram in Reading

User Acceptance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Reading 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 24 (40.68%) ISEB
2 23 (38.98%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (32.20%) ISTQB
4 16 (27.12%) QA
4 16 (27.12%) Security Cleared
5 15 (25.42%) SC Cleared
6 13 (22.03%) Software Testing
7 12 (20.34%) Risk Management
7 12 (20.34%) Finance
7 12 (20.34%) Integration Testing
7 12 (20.34%) Java
8 11 (18.64%) ITIL
8 11 (18.64%) PRINCE2
8 11 (18.64%) HP Quality Center
8 11 (18.64%) Stakeholder Management
8 11 (18.64%) Test Strategy
9 10 (16.95%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 10 (16.95%) Business Analysis
9 10 (16.95%) Test Management
10 9 (15.25%) Project Management
10 9 (15.25%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 9 (15.25%) C#
10 9 (15.25%) Programme Management
11 8 (13.56%) Test Scripting
11 8 (13.56%) UML
12 7 (11.86%) SQL Server
12 7 (11.86%) Selenium
12 7 (11.86%) Telecoms
12 7 (11.86%) Automated Testing
13 6 (10.17%) Retail

User Acceptance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Reading 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 2 (3.39%) IIS
1 2 (3.39%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 2 (3.39%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.69%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.69%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.08%) Internet
2 2 (3.39%) Firewall
3 1 (1.69%) GPRS
3 1 (1.69%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (11.86%) SQL Server
2 3 (5.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (5.08%) Relational Database
3 2 (3.39%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (3.39%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (3.39%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (3.39%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 2 (3.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (3.39%) MS Access
3 2 (3.39%) Data Mining
4 1 (1.69%) DataStage
4 1 (1.69%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.69%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 7 (11.86%) Selenium
2 6 (10.17%) WebDriver
3 5 (8.47%) Visual Studio
4 3 (5.08%) QuickTest Pro
5 1 (1.69%) Talend Open Studio
5 1 (1.69%) Cucumber
General
1 12 (20.34%) Finance
2 7 (11.86%) Telecoms
3 6 (10.17%) Retail
4 5 (8.47%) Banking
5 1 (1.69%) Publishing
5 1 (1.69%) Military
Job Titles
1 20 (33.90%) Analyst
2 14 (23.73%) Test Manager
3 10 (16.95%) Business Analyst
3 10 (16.95%) Programme Manager
3 10 (16.95%) Programme Test Manager
4 9 (15.25%) Test Analyst
5 7 (11.86%) Test Engineer
6 6 (10.17%) Senior Test Engineer
7 4 (6.78%) Developer
8 3 (5.08%) Software Engineer
8 3 (5.08%) DBA
8 3 (5.08%) Test Leader
9 2 (3.39%) Change Project Manager
9 2 (3.39%) Insurance Business Analyst
9 2 (3.39%) .NET Programmer
9 2 (3.39%) Applications Support
9 2 (3.39%) Applications Developer
9 2 (3.39%) Programmer
9 2 (3.39%) Administrator
9 2 (3.39%) Change Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (10.17%) .NET
2 4 (6.78%) Web Services
3 2 (3.39%) ASP.NET
3 2 (3.39%) .NET Framework
3 2 (3.39%) jQuery
3 2 (3.39%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (3.39%) ASP.NET MVC 4
4 1 (1.69%) CSS
4 1 (1.69%) XML
4 1 (1.69%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (10.17%) Data Structures
2 3 (5.08%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.39%) N-Tier
4 1 (1.69%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.69%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (1.69%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.69%) UNIX
1 1 (1.69%) HPUX
1 1 (1.69%) Solaris
1 1 (1.69%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (38.98%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (22.03%) Software Testing
3 12 (20.34%) Integration Testing
3 12 (20.34%) Risk Management
4 11 (18.64%) Stakeholder Management
4 11 (18.64%) ITIL
4 11 (18.64%) PRINCE2
4 11 (18.64%) Test Strategy
5 10 (16.95%) Test Management
5 10 (16.95%) Business Analysis
6 9 (15.25%) Programme Management
6 9 (15.25%) Project Management
7 8 (13.56%) UML
7 8 (13.56%) Test Scripting
8 7 (11.86%) Automated Testing
9 6 (10.17%) E-Commerce
10 5 (8.47%) System Testing
11 4 (6.78%) Usability Testing
11 4 (6.78%) Performance Testing
11 4 (6.78%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 12 (20.34%) Java
2 9 (15.25%) C#
3 6 (10.17%) PHP
3 6 (10.17%) Python
3 6 (10.17%) Ruby
4 5 (8.47%) SQL
5 4 (6.78%) JavaScript
6 2 (3.39%) T-SQL
7 1 (1.69%) VB
7 1 (1.69%) C++
7 1 (1.69%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 24 (40.68%) ISEB
2 19 (32.20%) ISTQB
3 16 (27.12%) Security Cleared
4 15 (25.42%) SC Cleared
5 10 (16.95%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 9 (15.25%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (1.69%) Degree
7 1 (1.69%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (27.12%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.69%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 11 (18.64%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (6.78%) IBM
1 4 (6.78%) Microsoft
1 4 (6.78%) HP
2 2 (3.39%) Red Gate
3 1 (1.69%) Talend
3 1 (1.69%) ServiceNow
3 1 (1.69%) Oracle
3 1 (1.69%) Sybase
3 1 (1.69%) Cognos
3 1 (1.69%) Citrix
3 1 (1.69%) Informatica
3 1 (1.69%) Salesforce.com
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Posted: 2 days ago
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