The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Reading region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Rank 126 124 102
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -22
Permanent jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 17 20 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.67% 0.93% 1.59%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.91% 1.37% 2.19%
Number of salaries quoted 9 15 28
Average salary £41,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £36,000 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £67,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1858 1463 1737
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 73.21% 67.67% 72.89%
Number of salaries quoted 1352 1124 1474
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £30,050
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,052
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -0.12%
User Acceptance Testing
Berkshire

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 16 April 2014.

User Acceptance Testing Salary Histogram in Reading

User Acceptance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 14 (35.00%) ISEB
2 10 (25.00%) Finance
2 10 (25.00%) Business Analysis
3 9 (22.50%) Stakeholder Management
4 8 (20.00%) PRINCE2
4 8 (20.00%) Security Cleared
5 7 (17.50%) Test Scripting
5 7 (17.50%) ISTQB
5 7 (17.50%) QA
6 6 (15.00%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (12.50%) Software Testing
7 5 (12.50%) SC Cleared
7 5 (12.50%) Integration Testing
7 5 (12.50%) Test Management
7 5 (12.50%) C#
7 5 (12.50%) Java
7 5 (12.50%) ITIL
8 4 (10.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 4 (10.00%) SharePoint
8 4 (10.00%) Python
8 4 (10.00%) Salesforce.com
8 4 (10.00%) Project Management
8 4 (10.00%) Programme Management
8 4 (10.00%) Risk Management
8 4 (10.00%) Service Delivery
8 4 (10.00%) HP Quality Center
8 4 (10.00%) Test Strategy
9 3 (7.50%) WebDriver
9 3 (7.50%) Waterfall
9 3 (7.50%) DV Cleared

User Acceptance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 4 (10.00%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 2 (5.00%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 1 (2.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (2.50%) SAP PM
2 1 (2.50%) Agresso
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.50%) LAN
1 1 (2.50%) VoIP
1 1 (2.50%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.50%) QlikView
1 1 (2.50%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 3 (7.50%) WebDriver
1 3 (7.50%) Selenium
2 1 (2.50%) JIRA
2 1 (2.50%) Bugzilla
2 1 (2.50%) TestDirector
2 1 (2.50%) QuickTest Pro
2 1 (2.50%) LoadRunner
General
1 10 (25.00%) Finance
2 2 (5.00%) Military
3 1 (2.50%) Retail
3 1 (2.50%) Billing
3 1 (2.50%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.50%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.50%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 16 (40.00%) Analyst
2 10 (25.00%) Business Analyst
3 7 (17.50%) Test Manager
4 4 (10.00%) Test Analyst
4 4 (10.00%) Consultant
4 4 (10.00%) Programme Manager
4 4 (10.00%) Test Engineer
4 4 (10.00%) Applications Support
4 4 (10.00%) Programme Test Manager
5 3 (7.50%) Senior Test Engineer
5 3 (7.50%) IT Business Analyst
5 3 (7.50%) Developer
6 2 (5.00%) Systems Support
6 2 (5.00%) Support Analyst
6 2 (5.00%) Applications Support Analyst
6 2 (5.00%) Technical Consultant
6 2 (5.00%) Cognos Developer
6 2 (5.00%) Agile Business Analyst
7 1 (2.50%) Spotfire Developer
7 1 (2.50%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.50%) .NET
1 1 (2.50%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.50%) iPad
1 1 (2.50%) Visualisation
1 1 (2.50%) Human Factors
1 1 (2.50%) Computer Science
1 1 (2.50%) Management Information System
1 1 (2.50%) Chip and PIN
Operating Systems
1 3 (7.50%) UNIX
1 3 (7.50%) Linux
2 2 (5.00%) HPUX
2 2 (5.00%) Solaris
3 1 (2.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (25.00%) Business Analysis
2 9 (22.50%) Stakeholder Management
3 8 (20.00%) PRINCE2
4 7 (17.50%) Test Scripting
5 6 (15.00%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (12.50%) Software Testing
6 5 (12.50%) Integration Testing
6 5 (12.50%) Test Management
6 5 (12.50%) ITIL
7 4 (10.00%) Project Management
7 4 (10.00%) Programme Management
7 4 (10.00%) Risk Management
7 4 (10.00%) Service Delivery
7 4 (10.00%) Test Strategy
8 3 (7.50%) Waterfall
8 3 (7.50%) System Testing
8 3 (7.50%) Penetration Testing
8 3 (7.50%) Business Intelligence
9 2 (5.00%) UML
9 2 (5.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 5 (12.50%) C#
1 5 (12.50%) Java
2 4 (10.00%) Python
3 3 (7.50%) Ruby
3 3 (7.50%) Shell Script
3 3 (7.50%) PHP
4 2 (5.00%) SQL
4 2 (5.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (5.00%) C++
4 2 (5.00%) VB
5 1 (2.50%) IronPython
5 1 (2.50%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 14 (35.00%) ISEB
2 8 (20.00%) Security Cleared
3 7 (17.50%) ISTQB
4 5 (12.50%) SC Cleared
5 4 (10.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 3 (7.50%) DV Cleared
7 2 (5.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (17.50%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (10.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (10.00%) Salesforce.com
2 3 (7.50%) HP
3 2 (5.00%) Citrix
3 2 (5.00%) Cognos
3 2 (5.00%) Capita
4 1 (2.50%) Telerik
4 1 (2.50%) TIBCO
4 1 (2.50%) IBM
4 1 (2.50%) SAP
Reading, Berkshire
Capita ITPS
Salary: £35,000 - £40,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Capita IT Professional Services
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago