Period
to 11 July 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for Operational Acceptance Testing skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Operational Acceptance Testing over the 6 months to 11 July 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Operational Acceptance Testing (OAT)
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
11 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 153 243 270
Rank change year-on-year +90 +27 -3
Permanent jobs citing Operational Acceptance Testing 4 3 6
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.14% 0.051% 0.088%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.16% 0.056% 0.097%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 6
Median annual salary £50,000 £60,000 £51,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.67% +17.07% +2.50%
South East median annual salary £57,500 £46,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +25.00% +8.24% -19.05%

Operational Acceptance Testing is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Berkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 2,495 5,367 6,217
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 89.36% 91.52% 91.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1,959 4,337 4,983
Median annual salary £57,500 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.52% +5.00% -
10th Percentile £36,250 £31,150 £30,000
90th Percentile £83,750 £77,500 £73,750
South East median annual salary £51,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +2.00% +5.26% +5.56%

Operational Acceptance Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings citing Operational Acceptance Testing as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Operational Acceptance Testing in Berkshire

Operational Acceptance Testing
Salary Trend in Berkshire

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Operational Acceptance Testing in Berkshire.

Salary trend for Operational Acceptance Testing in Berkshire

Operational Acceptance Testing
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Operational Acceptance Testing within the Berkshire region over the 6 months to 11 July 2020. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bracknell - 1 - -
Operational Acceptance Testing
South East

For the 6 months to 11 July 2020, IT jobs citing Operational Acceptance Testing also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for Operational Acceptance Testing.

1 4 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 3 (75.00%) Component Testing
2 3 (75.00%) HP ALM
2 3 (75.00%) Penetration Testing
2 3 (75.00%) Incident Management
2 3 (75.00%) HP
2 3 (75.00%) Remedy
2 3 (75.00%) JIRA
2 3 (75.00%) Test Management
3 2 (50.00%) Public Sector
4 1 (25.00%) Waterfall
4 1 (25.00%) Defect Management
4 1 (25.00%) Test Scripting
4 1 (25.00%) Manual Testing
4 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
4 1 (25.00%) V-Model
4 1 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (25.00%) Requirements Management
4 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development

Operational Acceptance Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Development Applications
1 3 (75.00%) JIRA
General
1 2 (50.00%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Analyst
2 3 (75.00%) OAT Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Test Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Software Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Software Test Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Test Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 3 (75.00%) Component Testing
2 3 (75.00%) Incident Management
2 3 (75.00%) Penetration Testing
2 3 (75.00%) Test Management
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) Defect Management
3 1 (25.00%) Manual Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Requirements Management
3 1 (25.00%) Test Scripting
3 1 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (25.00%) V-Model
3 1 (25.00%) Waterfall
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 3 (75.00%) HP ALM
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) HP
1 3 (75.00%) Remedy