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 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Rank 95 122 110
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -12
Permanent jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 43 22 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 1.81% 0.94% 0.97%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.24% 1.20% 1.30%
Number of salaries quoted 42 18 13
Average salary £47,500 £39,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.79% +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £31,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £69,000 £46,500 £66,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +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
1916 1838 1456
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 80.47% 78.72% 74.63%
Number of salaries quoted 1297 1397 1224
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £31,250 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £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 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 26 January 2015.

User Acceptance Testing Salary Histogram in Reading

User Acceptance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 30 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (37.14%) Business Analysis
2 26 (37.14%) Project Management
3 22 (31.43%) Retail
4 21 (30.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 21 (30.00%) E-Commerce
5 18 (25.71%) UML
5 18 (25.71%) Finance
6 17 (24.29%) ISEB
7 14 (20.00%) .NET
8 13 (18.57%) SQL Server
8 13 (18.57%) SQL
9 12 (17.14%) IIS
9 12 (17.14%) Configuration Management
9 12 (17.14%) MS Excel
9 12 (17.14%) Microsoft
9 12 (17.14%) PowerShell
10 11 (15.71%) Analytical Skills
10 11 (15.71%) PRINCE2
10 11 (15.71%) ISTQB
11 10 (14.29%) Test Management
11 10 (14.29%) Web Services
11 10 (14.29%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 9 (12.86%) DevOps
12 9 (12.86%) HP Quality Center
12 9 (12.86%) Waterfall
13 8 (11.43%) Java
13 8 (11.43%) Degree
13 8 (11.43%) Automated Testing
13 8 (11.43%) Telecoms

User Acceptance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 12 (17.14%) IIS
2 5 (7.14%) Apache
3 1 (1.43%) CMS
Applications
1 12 (17.14%) MS Excel
2 4 (5.71%) MS Office
3 2 (2.86%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (4.29%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (1.43%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 7 (10.00%) SaaS
2 3 (4.29%) PaaS
3 2 (2.86%) Office 365
3 2 (2.86%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (8.57%) SMTP
1 6 (8.57%) HTTP
1 6 (8.57%) HTTPS
2 2 (2.86%) VPN
2 2 (2.86%) Firewall
2 2 (2.86%) Wireless
3 1 (1.43%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (18.57%) SQL Server
2 5 (7.14%) MySQL
3 4 (5.71%) Relational Database
3 4 (5.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (5.71%) MS Access
4 3 (4.29%) BusinessObjects
5 2 (2.86%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (1.43%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (1.43%) DataStage
Development Applications
1 5 (7.14%) Visual Studio
2 2 (2.86%) QuickTest Pro
3 1 (1.43%) LabVIEW
3 1 (1.43%) Selenium
3 1 (1.43%) Talend Open Studio
3 1 (1.43%) Cucumber
General
1 22 (31.43%) Retail
2 18 (25.71%) Finance
3 8 (11.43%) Telecoms
4 6 (8.57%) Banking
5 2 (2.86%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 35 (50.00%) Analyst
2 25 (35.71%) Business Analyst
3 8 (11.43%) Test Analyst
3 8 (11.43%) DevOps Engineer
4 6 (8.57%) Test Manager
5 5 (7.14%) Systems Engineer
5 5 (7.14%) DBA
5 5 (7.14%) Senior DevOps Engineer
6 4 (5.71%) Operations Engineer
6 4 (5.71%) Insurance Business Analyst
6 4 (5.71%) Support Engineer
7 3 (4.29%) Systems Support
7 3 (4.29%) Software Engineer
7 3 (4.29%) SQL DBA
7 3 (4.29%) Project Manager
7 3 (4.29%) Systems Support Engineer
7 3 (4.29%) Platform Engineer
8 2 (2.86%) Administrator
8 2 (2.86%) Senior Analyst
8 2 (2.86%) Senior Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (20.00%) .NET
2 10 (14.29%) Web Services
3 5 (7.14%) .NET Framework
4 1 (1.43%) jQuery
4 1 (1.43%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (1.43%) ASP.NET MVC 4
4 1 (1.43%) XML
4 1 (1.43%) ASP.NET
4 1 (1.43%) CSS
4 1 (1.43%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (15.71%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (8.57%) Data Structures
2 6 (8.57%) Computer Science
3 2 (2.86%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.43%) Clustering
4 1 (1.43%) Smart Meter
4 1 (1.43%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.43%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 7 (10.00%) Windows
2 5 (7.14%) Linux
2 5 (7.14%) Ubuntu
2 5 (7.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (1.43%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (37.14%) Business Analysis
2 26 (37.14%) Project Management
3 21 (30.00%) E-Commerce
3 21 (30.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 18 (25.71%) UML
5 12 (17.14%) Configuration Management
6 11 (15.71%) PRINCE2
7 10 (14.29%) Test Management
8 9 (12.86%) Waterfall
8 9 (12.86%) DevOps
9 8 (11.43%) Automated Testing
10 6 (8.57%) Software Testing
10 6 (8.57%) Operations Management
11 5 (7.14%) Incident Management
11 5 (7.14%) Performance Testing
11 5 (7.14%) Performance Tuning
11 5 (7.14%) Test Scripting
12 4 (5.71%) Test Strategy
12 4 (5.71%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 13 (18.57%) SQL
2 12 (17.14%) PowerShell
3 8 (11.43%) Java
4 5 (7.14%) Perl
4 5 (7.14%) PHP
4 5 (7.14%) Python
4 5 (7.14%) Bash Shell
5 4 (5.71%) T-SQL
6 2 (2.86%) JavaScript
7 1 (1.43%) C#
Qualifications
1 17 (24.29%) ISEB
2 11 (15.71%) ISTQB
3 10 (14.29%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 8 (11.43%) Degree
5 2 (2.86%) SC Cleared
5 2 (2.86%) Security Cleared
5 2 (2.86%) APMP
6 1 (1.43%) HNC
6 1 (1.43%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.43%) QA
System Software
1 2 (2.86%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.43%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 9 (12.86%) HP Quality Center
2 5 (7.14%) Puppet
2 5 (7.14%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (7.14%) Nagios
2 5 (7.14%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 12 (17.14%) Microsoft
2 5 (7.14%) Red Hat
3 4 (5.71%) Red Gate
3 4 (5.71%) HP
4 3 (4.29%) Oracle
4 3 (4.29%) Business Objects
4 3 (4.29%) SAP
4 3 (4.29%) ATG
5 2 (2.86%) Capita
5 2 (2.86%) Sybase
5 2 (2.86%) IBM
6 1 (1.43%) Cognos
6 1 (1.43%) Informatica
6 1 (1.43%) SunGard
6 1 (1.43%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (1.43%) Talend
6 1 (1.43%) ServiceNow
6 1 (1.43%) LexisNexis
Reading, Berkshire
Edison Hill Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
ISL
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago