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 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Rank 23 26 41
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +15
Permanent jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 2 3 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 2.04% 2.03% 1.09%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.50% 2.73% 1.83%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 3
Average salary £45,000 £36,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.28% +1.38%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.26%
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
80 110 164
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 81.63% 74.32% 59.64%
Number of salaries quoted 53 72 95
Average salary £38,000 £32,500 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.92% -20.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £22,300 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £57,500 £48,800
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%

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 30 Related IT Skills in Belfast

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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 2 (100.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (50.00%) Information Security
2 1 (50.00%) Banking
2 1 (50.00%) Software Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Incident Management
2 1 (50.00%) ISTQB
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (50.00%) Selenium
2 1 (50.00%) Problem Management
2 1 (50.00%) Stress Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Security Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Integration Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Test Management
2 1 (50.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (50.00%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (50.00%) Open Source
2 1 (50.00%) Cucumber
2 1 (50.00%) Solvency II
2 1 (50.00%) Test Strategy
2 1 (50.00%) Risk Analytics
2 1 (50.00%) Analytics
2 1 (50.00%) Automation Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (50.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (50.00%) Coaching

User Acceptance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Belfast by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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.

Business Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle 11i
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) RDBMS
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database 10g
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database
1 1 (50.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) QuickTest Pro
1 1 (50.00%) Selenium
1 1 (50.00%) Cucumber
General
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Banking
2 1 (50.00%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) DBA
1 1 (50.00%) Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle DBA
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Oracle DBA
1 1 (50.00%) Senior DBA
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Open Source
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Data Security
1 1 (50.00%) Information Security
1 1 (50.00%) Software Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Incident Management
1 1 (50.00%) Problem Management
1 1 (50.00%) Stress Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Security Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Integration Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Test Management
1 1 (50.00%) Test Scripting
1 1 (50.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (50.00%) Test Strategy
1 1 (50.00%) Risk Analytics
1 1 (50.00%) Analytics
1 1 (50.00%) Automation Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Performance Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C#
1 1 (50.00%) C++
1 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) ISEB
1 1 (50.00%) ISTQB
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
1 1 (50.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) Solvency II
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle RMAN
1 1 (50.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle
1 1 (50.00%) HP