Period
to 20 February 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 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
20 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 115 134 144
Rank change year-on-year +19 +10 +4
Permanent jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 47 40 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 1.81% 1.38% 1.54%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.13% 1.59% 1.77%
Number of salaries quoted 60 48 51
Reading median annual salary £52,500 £38,750 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +35.48% -13.89% -5.26%
10th Percentile £35,000 £30,100 £37,500
90th Percentile £73,750 £58,750 £65,000
Berkshire median annual salary £50,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +25.00% -5.88% -10.53%

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 2,205 2,510 3,906
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 84.78% 86.49% 86.94%
Number of salaries quoted 1,816 1,828 3,150
Reading median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% -5.00%
10th Percentile £30,000 £26,925 £30,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £72,500 £70,000
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 February 2018.

Salary histogram for User Acceptance Testing in Reading

For the 6 months to 20 February 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 34 (72.34%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (61.70%) QA
3 24 (51.06%) Test Automation
4 21 (44.68%) Functional Testing
4 21 (44.68%) ISTQB
5 20 (42.55%) Degree
5 20 (42.55%) Finance
6 19 (40.43%) Test Scripting
6 19 (40.43%) SDLC
7 18 (38.30%) Scrum
8 15 (31.91%) Computer Science
8 15 (31.91%) SQL
9 14 (29.79%) Regression Testing
10 13 (27.66%) Java
10 13 (27.66%) Windows
11 12 (25.53%) LoadRunner
11 12 (25.53%) High Availability
12 11 (23.40%) Computer Science Degree
12 11 (23.40%) Project Management
12 11 (23.40%) CRM
12 11 (23.40%) .NET
12 11 (23.40%) SOAP
13 10 (21.28%) SQL Server
13 10 (21.28%) Unit Testing
13 10 (21.28%) Test Strategy
13 10 (21.28%) Test Management
14 9 (19.15%) Non-Functional Testing
14 9 (19.15%) Software Testing
14 9 (19.15%) Billing
15 8 (17.02%) Business Analysis

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 4 (8.51%) Apache Pig
1 4 (8.51%) Apache Spark
1 4 (8.51%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 4 (8.51%) WebLogic
Applications
1 5 (10.64%) Microsoft Excel
1 5 (10.64%) Microsoft Office
1 5 (10.64%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 8 (17.02%) Dynamics AX
2 5 (10.64%) SAP S/4HANA
3 4 (8.51%) Oracle 11i
3 4 (8.51%) Oracle Assets
3 4 (8.51%) Oracle EBS
3 4 (8.51%) Oracle EBS R12
3 4 (8.51%) Oracle General Ledger
3 4 (8.51%) Oracle iProcurement
3 4 (8.51%) Oracle Payables
3 4 (8.51%) Oracle Receivables
3 4 (8.51%) Salesforce.com CRM
4 1 (2.13%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (10.64%) SuccessFactors
2 4 (8.51%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (8.51%) Force.com
2 4 (8.51%) GitHub
3 2 (4.26%) Slack
4 1 (2.13%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.13%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (21.28%) SQL Server
2 6 (12.77%) Data Warehouse
2 6 (12.77%) QlikView
3 5 (10.64%) GIS
4 4 (8.51%) Apache Hive
4 4 (8.51%) Hadoop
4 4 (8.51%) HBase
4 4 (8.51%) Oracle BI EE
4 4 (8.51%) Oracle Database
4 4 (8.51%) Oracle Database 11g
4 4 (8.51%) Oracle Reports
4 4 (8.51%) Power BI
4 4 (8.51%) Sqoop
5 2 (4.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 12 (25.53%) LoadRunner
2 8 (17.02%) Selenium
2 8 (17.02%) WebDriver
3 7 (14.89%) Cucumber
3 7 (14.89%) JIRA
3 7 (14.89%) JMeter
4 4 (8.51%) Ant
4 4 (8.51%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (6.38%) Eclipse
5 3 (6.38%) Gatling
5 3 (6.38%) Git (software)
5 3 (6.38%) HP UFT
5 3 (6.38%) IntelliJ
5 3 (6.38%) Jenkins
5 3 (6.38%) Maven
5 3 (6.38%) NetBeans
5 3 (6.38%) Subversion
5 3 (6.38%) TestLink
5 3 (6.38%) Zephyr
6 2 (4.26%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 20 (42.55%) Finance
2 9 (19.15%) Billing
3 7 (14.89%) Retail
4 4 (8.51%) Digital Economy
5 1 (2.13%) Electronics
5 1 (2.13%) Manufacturing
5 1 (2.13%) Marketing
5 1 (2.13%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (29.79%) Consultant
2 13 (27.66%) Developer
3 10 (21.28%) Senior Developer
4 8 (17.02%) Dynamics AX Developer
5 7 (14.89%) Analyst
6 6 (12.77%) .NET Developer
7 5 (10.64%) Architect
7 5 (10.64%) QA Consultant
7 5 (10.64%) QA Manager
7 5 (10.64%) QA Test Manager
7 5 (10.64%) Senior .NET Developer
7 5 (10.64%) Senior Architect
7 5 (10.64%) Software Consultant
7 5 (10.64%) Team Leader
7 5 (10.64%) Test Manager
7 5 (10.64%) Test Team Leader
8 4 (8.51%) Agile Test Manager
8 4 (8.51%) Salesforce Architect
8 4 (8.51%) Salesforce Developer
8 4 (8.51%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (23.40%) .NET
1 11 (23.40%) SOAP
2 7 (14.89%) Web Services
3 4 (8.51%) EJB
3 4 (8.51%) EJB 3.0
3 4 (8.51%) Java EE
3 4 (8.51%) JMS
3 4 (8.51%) Middleware
3 4 (8.51%) Oracle Fusion
3 4 (8.51%) REST
3 4 (8.51%) UDDI
3 4 (8.51%) WSDL
3 4 (8.51%) XML
3 4 (8.51%) XSD
3 4 (8.51%) XSLT
4 1 (2.13%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 15 (31.91%) Computer Science
2 8 (17.02%) Mobile App
3 7 (14.89%) Management Information System
4 5 (10.64%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (8.51%) Hybrid Cloud
5 4 (8.51%) Private Cloud
5 4 (8.51%) Public Cloud
6 3 (6.38%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (6.38%) N-Tier
7 2 (4.26%) User Experience
8 1 (2.13%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 13 (27.66%) Windows
2 8 (17.02%) Windows Server
3 5 (10.64%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (72.34%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (51.06%) Test Automation
3 21 (44.68%) Functional Testing
4 19 (40.43%) SDLC
4 19 (40.43%) Test Scripting
5 18 (38.30%) Scrum
6 14 (29.79%) Regression Testing
7 12 (25.53%) High Availability
8 11 (23.40%) CRM
8 11 (23.40%) Project Management
9 10 (21.28%) Test Management
9 10 (21.28%) Test Strategy
9 10 (21.28%) Unit Testing
10 9 (19.15%) Non-Functional Testing
10 9 (19.15%) Software Testing
11 8 (17.02%) Business Analysis
11 8 (17.02%) ETL
11 8 (17.02%) Mathematics
11 8 (17.02%) Migration
11 8 (17.02%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 15 (31.91%) SQL
2 13 (27.66%) Java
3 8 (17.02%) X++
4 6 (12.77%) C#
5 5 (10.64%) C++
6 4 (8.51%) PL/SQL
6 4 (8.51%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
6 4 (8.51%) XPath
Qualifications
1 21 (44.68%) ISTQB
2 20 (42.55%) Degree
3 11 (23.40%) Computer Science Degree
4 5 (10.64%) ISEB
5 4 (8.51%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 2 (4.26%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (2.13%) SC Cleared
7 1 (2.13%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (61.70%) QA
System Software
1 4 (8.51%) Apache Flume
1 4 (8.51%) HDFS
2 3 (6.38%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (8.51%) Oozie
1 4 (8.51%) Single Sign-On
2 3 (6.38%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (6.38%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 8 (17.02%) HP
1 8 (17.02%) SAP
2 7 (14.89%) Salesforce.com
3 6 (12.77%) Oracle
4 5 (10.64%) Ariba
4 5 (10.64%) Concur
4 5 (10.64%) Microsoft
5 4 (8.51%) Kofax
5 4 (8.51%) Perforce
5 4 (8.51%) Tableau