The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Slough 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 3 months to 30 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Berkshire / Slough
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 34 56 32
Rank change year-on-year +22 -24  
Permanent jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 7 11 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Slough 2.10% 1.75% 5.00%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.51% 2.02% 5.74%
Number of salaries quoted 7 7 26
Median salary £32,500 £37,500 £49,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.33% -24.24%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £36,500 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £51,100 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year - -4.76%  

User Acceptance Testing is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Slough with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Slough
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 279 544 505
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Slough 83.78% 86.49% 87.07%
Number of salaries quoted 245 456 429
Median salary £55,000 £60,000 £49,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.33% +21.21%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £37,500 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £65,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

User Acceptance Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Slough

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Slough citing User Acceptance Testing as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for User Acceptance Testing in Slough

User Acceptance Testing
Salary Trend in Slough

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

Salary trend for User Acceptance Testing in Slough

For the 6 months to 30 March 2017, IT jobs citing User Acceptance Testing also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Slough region with a requirement for User Acceptance Testing.

1 5 (38.46%) SQL
1 5 (38.46%) Project Planning
2 4 (30.77%) QA
2 4 (30.77%) Microsoft
2 4 (30.77%) User Experience
3 3 (23.08%) Functional Testing
3 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (23.08%) Product Management
3 3 (23.08%) HTML5
3 3 (23.08%) CSS3
3 3 (23.08%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
3 3 (23.08%) ISEB
3 3 (23.08%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (23.08%) HTML
3 3 (23.08%) JavaScript
3 3 (23.08%) MySQL
3 3 (23.08%) SQL Server
3 3 (23.08%) CSS
3 3 (23.08%) XML
3 3 (23.08%) Windows
3 3 (23.08%) XHTML
3 3 (23.08%) jQuery
3 3 (23.08%) Test Scripting
3 3 (23.08%) System Testing
3 3 (23.08%) Business Analysis
3 3 (23.08%) Ajax
4 2 (15.38%) ISTQB
4 2 (15.38%) Finance
4 2 (15.38%) Performance Testing

User Acceptance Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills in Slough 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:

Applications
1 1 (7.69%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (15.38%) SAP MM
2 1 (7.69%) Sage X3
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (7.69%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (23.08%) MySQL
1 3 (23.08%) PostgreSQL
1 3 (23.08%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (15.38%) LSMW
2 1 (7.69%) JMeter
2 1 (7.69%) LoadRunner
2 1 (7.69%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (15.38%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (38.46%) Analyst
2 4 (30.77%) QA Tester
2 4 (30.77%) Tester
3 3 (23.08%) Functional Tester
4 2 (15.38%) Business Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) Business Systems Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) Deployment Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) Finance Business Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) Finance Systems Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) Financial Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) Financial Business Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) SAP Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) SAP MM Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) SAP MM Support
4 2 (15.38%) SAP PP Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) SAP Support
4 2 (15.38%) SAP Support Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) SAP WM Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) SAP WM Support
4 2 (15.38%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (23.08%) Ajax
1 3 (23.08%) CSS
1 3 (23.08%) CSS3
1 3 (23.08%) HTML
1 3 (23.08%) HTML5
1 3 (23.08%) jQuery
1 3 (23.08%) XHTML
1 3 (23.08%) XML
2 2 (15.38%) SAP Smart Forms
3 1 (7.69%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (30.77%) User Experience
2 1 (7.69%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 3 (23.08%) Windows
1 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (7.69%) Android
2 1 (7.69%) Apple iOS
2 1 (7.69%) Solaris
2 1 (7.69%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) Project Planning
2 3 (23.08%) Business Analysis
2 3 (23.08%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
2 3 (23.08%) Functional Testing
2 3 (23.08%) Product Management
2 3 (23.08%) System Testing
2 3 (23.08%) Test Scripting
3 2 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (15.38%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (15.38%) Performance Testing
3 2 (15.38%) Procure-to-Pay
3 2 (15.38%) Waterfall
4 1 (7.69%) Data Analysis
4 1 (7.69%) Data Mapping
4 1 (7.69%) ERP
4 1 (7.69%) Integration Testing
4 1 (7.69%) Load Testing
4 1 (7.69%) Scrum
4 1 (7.69%) Telematics
4 1 (7.69%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (38.46%) SQL
2 3 (23.08%) JavaScript
3 2 (15.38%) ABAP
3 2 (15.38%) SAPscript
4 1 (7.69%) C#
Qualifications
1 3 (23.08%) ISEB
2 2 (15.38%) ISTQB
2 2 (15.38%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (30.77%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (7.69%) HP SiteScope
1 1 (7.69%) Perfmon
Vendors
1 4 (30.77%) Microsoft
2 2 (15.38%) SAP
3 1 (7.69%) HP
3 1 (7.69%) Oracle
3 1 (7.69%) Sage