The table below looks at the statistics for User Acceptance Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Halifax region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited User Acceptance Testing over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Rank 36 26 9
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -17
Permanent jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 2 10 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 1.10% 5.35% 19.02%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.22% 6.71% 26.90%
Number of salaries quoted 0 10 33
Average salary - £37,500 £54,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -30.55%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
User Acceptance Testing
West Yorkshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Halifax
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
164 149 145
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 90.61% 79.68% 70.73%
Number of salaries quoted 121 123 105
Average salary £50,000 £37,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% +10.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £25,250 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,250 £60,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

User Acceptance Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

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

User Acceptance Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

User Acceptance Testing
Salary Trend in Halifax

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

User Acceptance Testing Salary Trend in Halifax

User Acceptance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Halifax 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 11 (84.62%) Finance
2 10 (76.92%) SQL
3 9 (69.23%) Data Warehouse
3 9 (69.23%) SQL Server
3 9 (69.23%) BusinessObjects
3 9 (69.23%) ISEB
3 9 (69.23%) Business Intelligence
3 9 (69.23%) Legal
3 9 (69.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 9 (69.23%) QlikView
3 9 (69.23%) ISTQB
3 9 (69.23%) Non-Functional Testing
4 2 (15.38%) QA
4 2 (15.38%) Mentoring
5 1 (7.69%) Reinsurance
5 1 (7.69%) Selenium
5 1 (7.69%) Automation Testing
5 1 (7.69%) Ranorex
5 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (7.69%) Retail
5 1 (7.69%) Test Scripting
5 1 (7.69%) Manual Testing
5 1 (7.69%) Product Management
5 1 (7.69%) WebDriver
5 1 (7.69%) SoapUI
5 1 (7.69%) Functional Testing
5 1 (7.69%) Regression Testing
5 1 (7.69%) Microsoft
5 1 (7.69%) Project Management
5 1 (7.69%) MS Office

User Acceptance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Halifax by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Halifax 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.

Applications
1 1 (7.69%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (69.23%) BusinessObjects
1 9 (69.23%) Data Warehouse
1 9 (69.23%) QlikView
1 9 (69.23%) SQL Server
1 9 (69.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Ranorex
1 1 (7.69%) Selenium
1 1 (7.69%) SoapUI
1 1 (7.69%) WebDriver
General
1 11 (84.62%) Finance
2 9 (69.23%) Legal
3 1 (7.69%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (76.92%) Test Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Test Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Web Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Web Test Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Automation Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Automation Test Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Business Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) E-Commerce Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) E-Commerce Test Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Integration Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Integration Test Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Manual Test Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Regression Test Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Test Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Systems Integration Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) UAT Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) UAT Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) .NET
1 1 (7.69%) SOAP
1 1 (7.69%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Reinsurance
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (69.23%) Business Intelligence
1 9 (69.23%) Non-Functional Testing
2 2 (15.38%) Mentoring
3 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (7.69%) Automation Testing
3 1 (7.69%) E-Commerce
3 1 (7.69%) Functional Testing
3 1 (7.69%) Manual Testing
3 1 (7.69%) Product Management
3 1 (7.69%) Project Management
3 1 (7.69%) Regression Testing
3 1 (7.69%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 10 (76.92%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (69.23%) ISEB
1 9 (69.23%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (15.38%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft