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 30 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Rank 107 127 118
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -9
Permanent jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 42 14 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 1.72% 0.59% 0.79%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.10% 0.78% 1.12%
Number of salaries quoted 41 8 12
Average salary £50,000 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £30,125 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £55,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,750
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +0.62%
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
2004 1806 1425
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 81.86% 76.40% 70.58%
Number of salaries quoted 1326 1353 1123
Average salary £52,000 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.35% +6.25%

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 30 March 2015.

User Acceptance Testing Salary Histogram in Reading

User Acceptance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, 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 32 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (37.50%) Retail
3 29 (36.25%) Business Analysis
3 29 (36.25%) E-Commerce
4 26 (32.50%) UML
4 26 (32.50%) Project Management
5 20 (25.00%) Finance
6 19 (23.75%) Stakeholder Management
6 19 (23.75%) Configuration Management
6 19 (23.75%) Software Delivery
7 17 (21.25%) .NET
8 15 (18.75%) IIS
8 15 (18.75%) ISEB
8 15 (18.75%) PowerShell
9 14 (17.50%) MS Excel
10 13 (16.25%) PRINCE2
10 13 (16.25%) SQL Server
10 13 (16.25%) SQL
11 12 (15.00%) Microsoft
11 12 (15.00%) DevOps
12 11 (13.75%) Analytical Skills
12 11 (13.75%) SAP
13 10 (12.50%) Web Services
14 9 (11.25%) Linux
14 9 (11.25%) Banking
14 9 (11.25%) Degree
14 9 (11.25%) Waterfall
14 9 (11.25%) Test Management
14 9 (11.25%) HP Quality Center
15 8 (10.00%) Bash Shell

User Acceptance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, 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 15 (18.75%) IIS
2 8 (10.00%) Apache
3 1 (1.25%) CMS
Applications
1 14 (17.50%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.75%) MS Project
2 3 (3.75%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (5.00%) SAP FI
1 4 (5.00%) SAP FI/CO
1 4 (5.00%) SAP CO
1 4 (5.00%) SAP FI-GL
2 3 (3.75%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 7 (8.75%) SaaS
2 3 (3.75%) PaaS
3 2 (2.50%) Office 365
3 2 (2.50%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (7.50%) SMTP
1 6 (7.50%) HTTP
1 6 (7.50%) HTTPS
2 2 (2.50%) Firewall
2 2 (2.50%) Wireless
2 2 (2.50%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (16.25%) SQL Server
2 8 (10.00%) MySQL
3 4 (5.00%) MS Access
4 3 (3.75%) BusinessObjects
4 3 (3.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (3.75%) Relational Database
5 2 (2.50%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (5.00%) Visual Studio
2 2 (2.50%) Selenium
3 1 (1.25%) Zephyr
3 1 (1.25%) Appium
3 1 (1.25%) Toad
3 1 (1.25%) LabVIEW
3 1 (1.25%) TestPartner
3 1 (1.25%) JIRA
General
1 30 (37.50%) Retail
2 20 (25.00%) Finance
3 9 (11.25%) Banking
4 8 (10.00%) Manufacturing
5 6 (7.50%) Telecoms
6 2 (2.50%) Automotive
7 1 (1.25%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 42 (52.50%) Analyst
2 34 (42.50%) Business Analyst
3 11 (13.75%) DevOps Engineer
4 8 (10.00%) Senior DevOps Engineer
4 8 (10.00%) Consultant
5 6 (7.50%) Test Analyst
6 5 (6.25%) Systems Engineer
6 5 (6.25%) Test Manager
7 4 (5.00%) DBA
7 4 (5.00%) Support Engineer
7 4 (5.00%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
7 4 (5.00%) SAP Consultant
7 4 (5.00%) Operations Engineer
8 3 (3.75%) Platform Engineer
8 3 (3.75%) Senior Analyst
8 3 (3.75%) Systems Support Engineer
8 3 (3.75%) Project Manager
8 3 (3.75%) Senior Test Analyst
8 3 (3.75%) SQL DBA
8 3 (3.75%) Systems Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (21.25%) .NET
2 10 (12.50%) Web Services
3 5 (6.25%) .NET Framework
4 1 (1.25%) HTML
4 1 (1.25%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (13.75%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (8.75%) Computer Science
3 3 (3.75%) Data Structures
3 3 (3.75%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.50%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.25%) Clustering
5 1 (1.25%) N-Tier
5 1 (1.25%) Mainframe
5 1 (1.25%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 9 (11.25%) Linux
2 8 (10.00%) Ubuntu
2 8 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 8 (10.00%) Windows
3 2 (2.50%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (36.25%) Business Analysis
2 29 (36.25%) E-Commerce
3 26 (32.50%) UML
3 26 (32.50%) Project Management
4 19 (23.75%) Stakeholder Management
4 19 (23.75%) Configuration Management
4 19 (23.75%) Software Delivery
5 13 (16.25%) PRINCE2
6 12 (15.00%) DevOps
7 9 (11.25%) Test Management
7 9 (11.25%) Waterfall
8 8 (10.00%) Data Modelling
9 7 (8.75%) RUP
9 7 (8.75%) Use Case
9 7 (8.75%) System Testing
10 6 (7.50%) Operations Management
10 6 (7.50%) Scrum
11 5 (6.25%) Incident Management
11 5 (6.25%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 15 (18.75%) PowerShell
2 13 (16.25%) SQL
3 8 (10.00%) Java
3 8 (10.00%) Perl
3 8 (10.00%) PHP
3 8 (10.00%) Bash Shell
3 8 (10.00%) Python
4 4 (5.00%) T-SQL
5 1 (1.25%) C#
Qualifications
1 15 (18.75%) ISEB
2 9 (11.25%) Degree
3 8 (10.00%) ISTQB
3 8 (10.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 3 (3.75%) SC Cleared
4 3 (3.75%) Security Cleared
4 3 (3.75%) APMP
5 1 (1.25%) HNC
5 1 (1.25%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.75%) QA
System Software
1 2 (2.50%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.25%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 9 (11.25%) HP Quality Center
2 8 (10.00%) Puppet
2 8 (10.00%) Opscode Chef
2 8 (10.00%) Nagios
2 8 (10.00%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 12 (15.00%) Microsoft
2 11 (13.75%) SAP
3 8 (10.00%) Red Hat
4 7 (8.75%) HP
5 4 (5.00%) Ariba
5 4 (5.00%) Oracle
5 4 (5.00%) Capita
5 4 (5.00%) Red Gate
6 3 (3.75%) ATG
6 3 (3.75%) Business Objects
6 3 (3.75%) IBM
7 2 (2.50%) Sybase
8 1 (1.25%) SunGard
8 1 (1.25%) LexisNexis
Reading, Berkshire
The People Network
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + package
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 7 days ago