Period
to 11 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for User Acceptance Testing skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited User Acceptance Testing over the 6 months to 11 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
11 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 158 192 166
Rank change year-on-year +34 -26 +30
Permanent jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 98 66 148
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 1.62% 1.02% 1.76%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.76% 1.16% 1.94%
Number of salaries quoted 65 63 143
Berkshire median annual salary £56,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.00% +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £38,750 £34,650 £31,250
90th Percentile £68,250 £73,500 £65,000
South East median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +11.76% -5.56% +5.88%

User 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 5,578 5,705 7,625
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 92.14% 88.55% 90.42%
Number of salaries quoted 4,325 4,476 5,849
Berkshire median annual salary £52,500 £48,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.25% -3.00% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £28,000 £29,750
90th Percentile £77,500 £75,000 £75,000
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

User Acceptance Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings citing User Acceptance Testing as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

Job vacancy trend for User Acceptance Testing in Berkshire

User Acceptance Testing
Salary Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing User Acceptance Testing in Berkshire.

Salary trend for User Acceptance Testing in Berkshire

User Acceptance Testing
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing User Acceptance Testing in Berkshire over the 6 months to 11 December 2018.

Salary histogram for User Acceptance Testing in Berkshire

User 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 User Acceptance Testing within the Berkshire region over the 6 months to 11 December 2018. 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
Slough +13 31 £56,500 +13.00% 4
Maidenhead - 22 £50,000 - 2
Reading -21 17 £60,000 +14.29% 2
Newbury +11 5 £56,500 +7.62% 2
Wokingham - 4 £67,500 - 1
Windsor - 2 £57,500 - 1
Bracknell - 2 £58,750 - 2
User Acceptance Testing
South East

For the 6 months to 11 December 2018, IT jobs citing User 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 User Acceptance Testing.

1 54 (55.10%) Agile Software Development
2 46 (46.94%) Business Analysis
3 38 (38.78%) Stakeholder Management
4 36 (36.73%) Finance
5 33 (33.67%) Use Case
6 31 (31.63%) Waterfall
7 30 (30.61%) Scrum
8 29 (29.59%) Change Management
8 29 (29.59%) Business Process Modelling
8 29 (29.59%) Workshop Facilitation
9 28 (28.57%) Project Management
10 27 (27.55%) SDLC
11 26 (26.53%) Retail
11 26 (26.53%) FMCG
12 25 (25.51%) ISEB
13 23 (23.47%) ITIL
13 23 (23.47%) Telecoms
14 22 (22.45%) Data Modelling
15 21 (21.43%) UML
15 21 (21.43%) Advertising
15 21 (21.43%) BPMN
15 21 (21.43%) User Stories
16 17 (17.35%) SAP
17 15 (15.31%) Oracle
17 15 (15.31%) SuccessFactors
17 15 (15.31%) Analytical Skills
18 13 (13.27%) Linux
18 13 (13.27%) Python
18 13 (13.27%) SAP HR
18 13 (13.27%) Configuration Management

User 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:

Application Platforms
1 6 (6.12%) WebLogic
2 5 (5.10%) Apache Spark
2 5 (5.10%) Elasticsearch
3 4 (4.08%) Apache Pig
4 3 (3.06%) IIS
4 3 (3.06%) MS Exchange
4 3 (3.06%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.02%) Confluence
Applications
1 2 (2.04%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (2.04%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (1.02%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 13 (13.27%) SAP HR
2 10 (10.20%) SAP HCM
3 2 (2.04%) Oracle Retail
3 2 (2.04%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 15 (15.31%) SuccessFactors
2 6 (6.12%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (5.10%) Cloud Computing
3 5 (5.10%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (4.08%) Amazon EC2
4 4 (4.08%) Amazon EMR
4 4 (4.08%) GitHub
5 1 (1.02%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (1.02%) Veeva
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.08%) HTTP
2 3 (3.06%) Firewall
2 3 (3.06%) Internet
2 3 (3.06%) NAS
2 3 (3.06%) SAN
2 3 (3.06%) VLAN
3 1 (1.02%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (10.20%) SQL Server
2 6 (6.12%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (5.10%) Apache Hive
3 5 (5.10%) Big Data
4 4 (4.08%) Apache Cassandra
4 4 (4.08%) Cloudera CDH
4 4 (4.08%) Couchbase
4 4 (4.08%) Data Lake
4 4 (4.08%) Hadoop
4 4 (4.08%) HBase
4 4 (4.08%) MongoDB
4 4 (4.08%) MySQL
4 4 (4.08%) NoSQL
4 4 (4.08%) QlikView
4 4 (4.08%) RDBMS
4 4 (4.08%) Relational Database
4 4 (4.08%) Spark SQL
4 4 (4.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 4 (4.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (4.08%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 7 (7.14%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (6.12%) JIRA
3 5 (5.10%) Git (software)
3 5 (5.10%) Jenkins
4 4 (4.08%) Eclipse
4 4 (4.08%) Subversion
5 2 (2.04%) HP UFT
5 2 (2.04%) LoadRunner
6 1 (1.02%) JMeter
6 1 (1.02%) Rational Rose
6 1 (1.02%) Selenium
6 1 (1.02%) SoapUI
General
1 36 (36.73%) Finance
2 26 (26.53%) Retail
3 23 (23.47%) Telecoms
4 21 (21.43%) Advertising
5 3 (3.06%) Military
Job Titles
1 58 (59.18%) Analyst
2 40 (40.82%) Business Analyst
3 29 (29.59%) Senior Analyst
4 22 (22.45%) Senior Business Analyst
5 21 (21.43%) Lead Business Analyst
6 10 (10.20%) Test Manager
7 9 (9.18%) Test Analyst
8 7 (7.14%) HR Analyst
8 7 (7.14%) SAP Analyst
8 7 (7.14%) SAP HR Analyst
8 7 (7.14%) SAP Test Analyst
8 7 (7.14%) Senior SAP Test Analyst
8 7 (7.14%) Senior Test Analyst
8 7 (7.14%) Technical Specialist
9 6 (6.12%) Technical Analyst
10 5 (5.10%) Developer
10 5 (5.10%) Salesforce Analyst
11 4 (4.08%) Big Data Developer
11 4 (4.08%) Salesforce Business Analyst
11 4 (4.08%) Senior Big Data Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (6.12%) J2EE
2 5 (5.10%) XML
3 4 (4.08%) AngularJS
3 4 (4.08%) CSS
3 4 (4.08%) HTML
3 4 (4.08%) HTML5
3 4 (4.08%) jQuery
3 4 (4.08%) JSON
3 4 (4.08%) Kafka
3 4 (4.08%) React
3 4 (4.08%) RESTful
3 4 (4.08%) Spark Streaming
3 4 (4.08%) Web Services
4 2 (2.04%) REST
4 2 (2.04%) SOAP
5 1 (1.02%) Akka
5 1 (1.02%) Elastic Stack
5 1 (1.02%) TensorFlow
5 1 (1.02%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 26 (26.53%) FMCG
2 15 (15.31%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (8.16%) User Experience
4 3 (3.06%) CMDB
5 1 (1.02%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.02%) Public Cloud
5 1 (1.02%) Robotics
5 1 (1.02%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 13 (13.27%) Linux
2 12 (12.24%) Windows
3 11 (11.22%) Unix
4 7 (7.14%) Windows Server
5 6 (6.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (6.12%) Windows 10
5 6 (6.12%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (55.10%) Agile Software Development
2 46 (46.94%) Business Analysis
3 38 (38.78%) Stakeholder Management
4 33 (33.67%) Use Case
5 31 (31.63%) Waterfall
6 30 (30.61%) Scrum
7 29 (29.59%) Business Process Modelling
7 29 (29.59%) Change Management
7 29 (29.59%) Workshop Facilitation
8 28 (28.57%) Project Management
9 27 (27.55%) SDLC
10 23 (23.47%) ITIL
11 22 (22.45%) Data Modelling
12 21 (21.43%) BPMN
12 21 (21.43%) UML
12 21 (21.43%) User Stories
13 13 (13.27%) Configuration Management
13 13 (13.27%) Problem-Solving
14 12 (12.24%) Test Automation
15 10 (10.20%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 13 (13.27%) Python
2 12 (12.24%) Java
2 12 (12.24%) SQL
3 10 (10.20%) JavaScript
3 10 (10.20%) Shell Script
4 6 (6.12%) C
4 6 (6.12%) C++
5 5 (5.10%) Scala
6 2 (2.04%) Bash Shell
7 1 (1.02%) PowerShell
7 1 (1.02%) R
7 1 (1.02%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 25 (25.51%) ISEB
2 9 (9.18%) Degree
3 7 (7.14%) ISTQB
4 6 (6.12%) ITIL Certification
5 4 (4.08%) Computer Science Degree
6 3 (3.06%) SC Cleared
6 3 (3.06%) Security Cleared
7 2 (2.04%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 2 (2.04%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (11.22%) QA
2 3 (3.06%) SLA
3 2 (2.04%) Data Quality
System Software
1 4 (4.08%) Apache Flume
1 4 (4.08%) HDFS
1 4 (4.08%) Virtual Machines
2 3 (3.06%) Active Directory
2 3 (3.06%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (3.06%) XenApp
2 3 (3.06%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 6 (6.12%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 5 (5.10%) EMC NetWorker
3 4 (4.08%) Kibana
3 4 (4.08%) Kubernetes
3 4 (4.08%) Oozie
3 4 (4.08%) Rundeck
4 3 (3.06%) Data Guard
4 3 (3.06%) SCCM
5 2 (2.04%) HP ALM
6 1 (1.02%) Ansible
6 1 (1.02%) Puppet
Vendors
1 17 (17.35%) SAP
2 15 (15.31%) Oracle
3 8 (8.16%) ServiceNow
4 7 (7.14%) Workday
5 6 (6.12%) Informatica
5 6 (6.12%) Red Hat
5 6 (6.12%) Riverbed
6 5 (5.10%) Salesforce.com
7 4 (4.08%) Cloudera
7 4 (4.08%) Hortonworks
7 4 (4.08%) Microsoft
7 4 (4.08%) Tableau
8 3 (3.06%) Cisco
8 3 (3.06%) Citrix
8 3 (3.06%) VMware
9 2 (2.04%) HP
10 1 (1.02%) Casewise
10 1 (1.02%) CheckPoint
10 1 (1.02%) Siebel
10 1 (1.02%) Splunk