The table below looks at the statistics for User Acceptance Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Belfast region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited User Acceptance Testing over the 3 months to 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Rank 33 32 39
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +7
Permanent jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 1 2 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 0.80% 1.36% 1.32%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.98% 1.71% 1.96%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 3
Average salary £36,500 £35,000 £24,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.28% +45.83%
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £39,250 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.45% +4.66%
User Acceptance Testing
County Antrim

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Belfast region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Belfast
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
102 117 153
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 81.60% 79.59% 67.40%
Number of salaries quoted 42 93 72
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £15,390
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

User Acceptance Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing User Acceptance Testing across the Belfast region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

User Acceptance Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

User Acceptance Testing
Salary Trend in Belfast

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

User Acceptance Testing Salary Trend in Belfast

User Acceptance Testing
Top 11 Related IT Skills in Belfast

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs across the Belfast region citing User Acceptance Testing also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited User Acceptance Testing.

1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) Bugzilla
1 1 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) JIRA
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Security Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Integration Testing
1 1 (100.00%) System Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (100.00%) HP Quality Center

User Acceptance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Belfast by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs across the Belfast region citing User Acceptance Testing also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited User Acceptance Testing. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Bugzilla
1 1 (100.00%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Tester
1 1 (100.00%) Software Tester
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Security Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Integration Testing
1 1 (100.00%) System Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) HP