Period
to 20 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Reading 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 20 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
20 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 126 136 133
Rank change year-on-year +10 -3 +11
Permanent jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 18 26 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 0.77% 1.08% 1.95%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.88% 1.25% 2.13%
Number of salaries quoted 18 16 43
Reading median annual salary £71,250 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +67.65% -5.56% -5.26%
10th Percentile £34,361 £34,250 £36,250
90th Percentile £75,750 £51,375 £57,500
Berkshire median annual salary £52,500 £42,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +23.53% -10.53% -5.00%

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 Reading with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Reading
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 2,050 2,079 3,286
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 88.02% 86.41% 91.51%
Number of salaries quoted 1,738 1,658 2,548
Reading median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £29,925 £26,250 £32,175
90th Percentile £73,750 £72,500 £72,500
Berkshire median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

User Acceptance Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

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

Job vacancy trend for User Acceptance Testing 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 in Reading.

Salary trend for User Acceptance Testing in Reading

User Acceptance Testing
Salary Histogram in Reading

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing User Acceptance Testing in Reading over the 6 months to 20 August 2018.

Salary histogram for User Acceptance Testing in Reading

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 Reading region with a requirement for User Acceptance Testing.

1 13 (72.22%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (66.67%) SQL
3 10 (55.56%) SQL Server
4 7 (38.89%) .NET
4 7 (38.89%) Finance
4 7 (38.89%) Billing
4 7 (38.89%) Dynamics AX
4 7 (38.89%) X++
4 7 (38.89%) Test Scripting
4 7 (38.89%) High Availability
5 6 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
5 6 (33.33%) Microsoft
6 5 (27.78%) Open Source
6 5 (27.78%) ISTQB
7 4 (22.22%) QA
7 4 (22.22%) Test Automation
7 4 (22.22%) Software Testing
7 4 (22.22%) Data Warehouse
7 4 (22.22%) Regression Testing
7 4 (22.22%) SDLC
7 4 (22.22%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 3 (16.67%) SuccessFactors
8 3 (16.67%) Functional Testing
8 3 (16.67%) ISEB
8 3 (16.67%) Data Modelling
8 3 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
8 3 (16.67%) Oracle
8 3 (16.67%) QlikView
8 3 (16.67%) System Testing
8 3 (16.67%) Test Management

User Acceptance Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading 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 1 (5.56%) Apache Spark
Business Applications
1 7 (38.89%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 3 (16.67%) SuccessFactors
2 1 (5.56%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (55.56%) SQL Server
2 4 (22.22%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (16.67%) QlikView
3 3 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (5.56%) Apache Hive
4 1 (5.56%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 2 (11.11%) HP UFT
1 2 (11.11%) LoadRunner
1 2 (11.11%) Selenium
1 2 (11.11%) WebDriver
2 1 (5.56%) Git (software)
2 1 (5.56%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (38.89%) Billing
1 7 (38.89%) Finance
2 1 (5.56%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (38.89%) Developer
1 7 (38.89%) Dynamics AX Developer
2 6 (33.33%) .NET Developer
2 6 (33.33%) Analyst
2 6 (33.33%) Test Analyst
3 4 (22.22%) Lead Test Analyst
3 4 (22.22%) Senior .NET Developer
3 4 (22.22%) Senior Developer
4 3 (16.67%) Business Intelligence Analyst
4 3 (16.67%) Business Intelligence Lead
4 3 (16.67%) Senior Analyst
4 3 (16.67%) Senior Business Intelligence Analyst
4 3 (16.67%) Senior Test Analyst
4 3 (16.67%) Test Manager
5 1 (5.56%) DevOps Administrator
5 1 (5.56%) DevOps Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Linux DevOps Administrator
5 1 (5.56%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 1 (5.56%) QA Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (38.89%) .NET
2 1 (5.56%) Akka
2 1 (5.56%) TensorFlow
2 1 (5.56%) XML
2 1 (5.56%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 6 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (5.56%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.11%) Windows
1 2 (11.11%) Windows Server
2 1 (5.56%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (72.22%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (38.89%) High Availability
2 7 (38.89%) Test Scripting
3 5 (27.78%) Open Source
4 4 (22.22%) Regression Testing
4 4 (22.22%) SDLC
4 4 (22.22%) Software Testing
4 4 (22.22%) Test Automation
5 3 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (16.67%) Data Modelling
5 3 (16.67%) Functional Testing
5 3 (16.67%) System Testing
5 3 (16.67%) Test Management
6 2 (11.11%) API Testing
6 2 (11.11%) Defect Management
6 2 (11.11%) ITIL
6 2 (11.11%) Non-Functional Testing
6 2 (11.11%) Web Testing
7 1 (5.56%) Data Engineering
7 1 (5.56%) Data Science
Programming Languages
1 12 (66.67%) SQL
2 7 (38.89%) X++
3 2 (11.11%) Python
4 1 (5.56%) Bash Shell
4 1 (5.56%) C#
4 1 (5.56%) Java
4 1 (5.56%) PowerShell
4 1 (5.56%) R
4 1 (5.56%) Ruby
4 1 (5.56%) Scala
Qualifications
1 5 (27.78%) ISTQB
2 4 (22.22%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 3 (16.67%) ISEB
4 2 (11.11%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (22.22%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (11.11%) HP ALM
Vendors
1 6 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 3 (16.67%) Oracle
3 2 (11.11%) HP
3 2 (11.11%) SAP
4 1 (5.56%) RapidMiner