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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Rank 110 124 107
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -17
Permanent jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 37 27 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 1.43% 1.06% 1.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.79% 1.35% 1.56%
Number of salaries quoted 37 22 16
Average salary £47,500 £38,250 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+24.18% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £31,200 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £54,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +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
2062 2003 1538
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 79.43% 78.64% 75.06%
Number of salaries quoted 1286 1510 1281
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £32,000 £32,000
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 19 December 2014.

User Acceptance Testing Salary Histogram in Reading

User Acceptance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 23 (35.94%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (32.81%) Business Analysis
2 21 (32.81%) Project Management
3 19 (29.69%) Stakeholder Management
3 19 (29.69%) Finance
4 18 (28.13%) Retail
5 17 (26.56%) E-Commerce
6 15 (23.44%) UML
6 15 (23.44%) ISEB
7 13 (20.31%) .NET
7 13 (20.31%) SQL Server
8 12 (18.75%) SQL
9 11 (17.19%) HP Quality Center
10 10 (15.63%) Analytical Skills
10 10 (15.63%) ISTQB
10 10 (15.63%) Microsoft
11 9 (14.06%) MS Excel
11 9 (14.06%) Test Management
11 9 (14.06%) Web Services
11 9 (14.06%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 9 (14.06%) Telecoms
12 7 (10.94%) Banking
12 7 (10.94%) Data Structures
12 7 (10.94%) PowerShell
12 7 (10.94%) IIS
12 7 (10.94%) Java
12 7 (10.94%) Automated Testing
12 7 (10.94%) PRINCE2
12 7 (10.94%) Configuration Management
13 6 (9.38%) DevOps

User Acceptance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 7 (10.94%) IIS
2 2 (3.13%) Apache
3 1 (1.56%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (1.56%) CMS
Applications
1 9 (14.06%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.56%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (4.69%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (1.56%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 5 (7.81%) SaaS
2 1 (1.56%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.25%) SMTP
1 4 (6.25%) HTTP
1 4 (6.25%) HTTPS
2 2 (3.13%) Internet
3 1 (1.56%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (20.31%) SQL Server
2 4 (6.25%) MS Access
2 4 (6.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (6.25%) Relational Database
3 3 (4.69%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (4.69%) BusinessObjects
4 2 (3.13%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (3.13%) MySQL
5 1 (1.56%) QlikView
5 1 (1.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (1.56%) DataStage
5 1 (1.56%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 1 (1.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (1.56%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.56%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 6 (9.38%) Visual Studio
2 3 (4.69%) QuickTest Pro
3 2 (3.13%) Selenium
4 1 (1.56%) Talend Open Studio
4 1 (1.56%) WebDriver
4 1 (1.56%) Cucumber
General
1 19 (29.69%) Finance
2 18 (28.13%) Retail
3 9 (14.06%) Telecoms
4 7 (10.94%) Banking
5 2 (3.13%) Automotive
6 1 (1.56%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 30 (46.88%) Analyst
2 20 (31.25%) Business Analyst
3 8 (12.50%) Test Analyst
4 6 (9.38%) Test Manager
5 5 (7.81%) DBA
5 5 (7.81%) DevOps Engineer
6 4 (6.25%) Project Manager
6 4 (6.25%) Insurance Business Analyst
6 4 (6.25%) Operations Engineer
7 3 (4.69%) Test Leader
7 3 (4.69%) SQL DBA
7 3 (4.69%) Systems Engineer
7 3 (4.69%) Systems Support
7 3 (4.69%) Support Engineer
7 3 (4.69%) Software Engineer
7 3 (4.69%) Developer
7 3 (4.69%) Systems Support Engineer
7 3 (4.69%) Platform Engineer
8 2 (3.13%) Senior DevOps Engineer
8 2 (3.13%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (20.31%) .NET
2 9 (14.06%) Web Services
3 6 (9.38%) .NET Framework
4 2 (3.13%) jQuery
4 2 (3.13%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (3.13%) ASP.NET MVC 4
4 2 (3.13%) ASP.NET
5 1 (1.56%) CSS
5 1 (1.56%) XML
5 1 (1.56%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (15.63%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (10.94%) Data Structures
3 6 (9.38%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.56%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.56%) N-Tier
4 1 (1.56%) Mainframe
4 1 (1.56%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 5 (7.81%) Windows
2 2 (3.13%) Linux
2 2 (3.13%) Ubuntu
2 2 (3.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (1.56%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (35.94%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (32.81%) Business Analysis
2 21 (32.81%) Project Management
3 19 (29.69%) Stakeholder Management
4 17 (26.56%) E-Commerce
5 15 (23.44%) UML
6 9 (14.06%) Test Management
7 7 (10.94%) Automated Testing
7 7 (10.94%) PRINCE2
7 7 (10.94%) Configuration Management
8 6 (9.38%) Waterfall
8 6 (9.38%) Performance Tuning
8 6 (9.38%) DevOps
9 5 (7.81%) Performance Testing
9 5 (7.81%) Data Analysis
9 5 (7.81%) Software Testing
9 5 (7.81%) Incident Management
10 4 (6.25%) Test Scripting
10 4 (6.25%) Operations Management
10 4 (6.25%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 12 (18.75%) SQL
2 7 (10.94%) Java
2 7 (10.94%) PowerShell
3 4 (6.25%) T-SQL
4 3 (4.69%) Python
4 3 (4.69%) JavaScript
4 3 (4.69%) C#
4 3 (4.69%) PHP
5 2 (3.13%) Perl
5 2 (3.13%) Bash Shell
6 1 (1.56%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 15 (23.44%) ISEB
2 10 (15.63%) ISTQB
3 9 (14.06%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 6 (9.38%) Degree
5 3 (4.69%) SC Cleared
5 3 (4.69%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.13%) QA
Systems Management
1 11 (17.19%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (3.13%) Puppet
2 2 (3.13%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (3.13%) Nagios
2 2 (3.13%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 10 (15.63%) Microsoft
2 4 (6.25%) Oracle
2 4 (6.25%) Red Gate
3 3 (4.69%) HP
3 3 (4.69%) Business Objects
3 3 (4.69%) SAP
3 3 (4.69%) ATG
4 2 (3.13%) Sybase
4 2 (3.13%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.56%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (1.56%) Informatica
5 1 (1.56%) Talend
5 1 (1.56%) ServiceNow
5 1 (1.56%) LexisNexis
5 1 (1.56%) SunGard
5 1 (1.56%) Cognos
5 1 (1.56%) IBM
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