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

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Rank 101 125 121
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -4
Permanent jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 40 11 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 1.70% 0.49% 0.84%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.11% 0.63% 1.15%
Number of salaries quoted 38 7 11
Average salary £47,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £29,750 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £43,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +5.26%
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
1897 1757 1474
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 80.65% 78.47% 73.26%
Number of salaries quoted 1308 1333 1208
Average salary £50,000 £49,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.04% +8.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £31,250 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £67,500 £67,500
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 3 March 2015.

User Acceptance Testing Salary Histogram in Reading

User Acceptance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 3 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 29 (39.73%) Project Management
1 29 (39.73%) Agile Software Development
1 29 (39.73%) Retail
1 29 (39.73%) Business Analysis
2 28 (38.36%) E-Commerce
3 25 (34.25%) UML
4 23 (31.51%) Stakeholder Management
5 19 (26.03%) Finance
6 16 (21.92%) ISEB
7 14 (19.18%) Configuration Management
7 14 (19.18%) .NET
8 13 (17.81%) IIS
8 13 (17.81%) MS Excel
8 13 (17.81%) PowerShell
9 12 (16.44%) Microsoft
9 12 (16.44%) SQL Server
9 12 (16.44%) SQL
9 12 (16.44%) PRINCE2
10 11 (15.07%) Test Management
10 11 (15.07%) Analytical Skills
11 10 (13.70%) DevOps
11 10 (13.70%) HP Quality Center
11 10 (13.70%) Web Services
12 9 (12.33%) Degree
12 9 (12.33%) ISTQB
12 9 (12.33%) Waterfall
12 9 (12.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 7 (9.59%) SaaS
13 7 (9.59%) Computer Science
13 7 (9.59%) Telecoms

User Acceptance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 3 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 13 (17.81%) IIS
2 6 (8.22%) Apache
3 1 (1.37%) CMS
Applications
1 13 (17.81%) MS Excel
2 3 (4.11%) MS Project
2 3 (4.11%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (4.11%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (1.37%) SAP FI-GL
2 1 (1.37%) SAP FI
2 1 (1.37%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (1.37%) SAP CO
Cloud Services
1 7 (9.59%) SaaS
2 3 (4.11%) PaaS
3 2 (2.74%) Office 365
3 2 (2.74%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (8.22%) SMTP
1 6 (8.22%) HTTP
1 6 (8.22%) HTTPS
2 2 (2.74%) Firewall
2 2 (2.74%) Wireless
2 2 (2.74%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (16.44%) SQL Server
2 6 (8.22%) MySQL
3 4 (5.48%) Relational Database
3 4 (5.48%) MS Access
4 3 (4.11%) BusinessObjects
4 3 (4.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (2.74%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (5.48%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.37%) QuickTest Pro
2 1 (1.37%) LabVIEW
2 1 (1.37%) JIRA
2 1 (1.37%) Selenium
2 1 (1.37%) Zephyr
2 1 (1.37%) Appium
General
1 29 (39.73%) Retail
2 19 (26.03%) Finance
3 7 (9.59%) Telecoms
3 7 (9.59%) Banking
4 2 (2.74%) Automotive
4 2 (2.74%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.37%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 41 (56.16%) Analyst
2 32 (43.84%) Business Analyst
3 9 (12.33%) DevOps Engineer
4 7 (9.59%) Test Analyst
5 6 (8.22%) Test Manager
5 6 (8.22%) Senior DevOps Engineer
6 5 (6.85%) Systems Engineer
7 4 (5.48%) DBA
7 4 (5.48%) Support Engineer
7 4 (5.48%) Operations Engineer
8 3 (4.11%) Platform Engineer
8 3 (4.11%) Senior Test Analyst
8 3 (4.11%) SQL DBA
8 3 (4.11%) Systems Support Engineer
8 3 (4.11%) Insurance Business Analyst
8 3 (4.11%) Systems Support
8 3 (4.11%) Senior Analyst
8 3 (4.11%) Project Manager
8 3 (4.11%) Consultant
9 1 (1.37%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (19.18%) .NET
2 10 (13.70%) Web Services
3 5 (6.85%) .NET Framework
4 1 (1.37%) HTML
4 1 (1.37%) XML
4 1 (1.37%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 11 (15.07%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (9.59%) Computer Science
3 3 (4.11%) Data Structures
3 3 (4.11%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.74%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.37%) Clustering
5 1 (1.37%) N-Tier
5 1 (1.37%) Mainframe
5 1 (1.37%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 7 (9.59%) Windows
2 6 (8.22%) Linux
2 6 (8.22%) Ubuntu
2 6 (8.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (1.37%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (39.73%) Project Management
1 29 (39.73%) Agile Software Development
1 29 (39.73%) Business Analysis
2 28 (38.36%) E-Commerce
3 25 (34.25%) UML
4 23 (31.51%) Stakeholder Management
5 14 (19.18%) Configuration Management
6 12 (16.44%) PRINCE2
7 11 (15.07%) Test Management
8 10 (13.70%) DevOps
9 9 (12.33%) Waterfall
10 6 (8.22%) Test Strategy
10 6 (8.22%) Data Modelling
10 6 (8.22%) Operations Management
11 5 (6.85%) Software Testing
11 5 (6.85%) Incident Management
11 5 (6.85%) Use Case
11 5 (6.85%) Performance Testing
11 5 (6.85%) RUP
11 5 (6.85%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 13 (17.81%) PowerShell
2 12 (16.44%) SQL
3 6 (8.22%) Python
3 6 (8.22%) Java
3 6 (8.22%) Perl
3 6 (8.22%) PHP
3 6 (8.22%) Bash Shell
4 4 (5.48%) T-SQL
5 1 (1.37%) C#
5 1 (1.37%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 16 (21.92%) ISEB
2 9 (12.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 9 (12.33%) ISTQB
2 9 (12.33%) Degree
3 3 (4.11%) SC Cleared
3 3 (4.11%) Security Cleared
3 3 (4.11%) APMP
4 1 (1.37%) HNC
4 1 (1.37%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 2 (2.74%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.37%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 10 (13.70%) HP Quality Center
2 6 (8.22%) Puppet
2 6 (8.22%) Opscode Chef
2 6 (8.22%) Nagios
2 6 (8.22%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 12 (16.44%) Microsoft
2 6 (8.22%) Red Hat
3 5 (6.85%) HP
3 5 (6.85%) SAP
4 4 (5.48%) Capita
4 4 (5.48%) Red Gate
5 3 (4.11%) ATG
5 3 (4.11%) Business Objects
5 3 (4.11%) IBM
5 3 (4.11%) Oracle
6 2 (2.74%) Sybase
7 1 (1.37%) Ariba
7 1 (1.37%) SunGard
7 1 (1.37%) ServiceNow
7 1 (1.37%) LexisNexis
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