The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Halifax region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Rank 12 37 28
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -9
Permanent jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 49 1 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 12.96% 0.62% 5.63%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 16.96% 0.87% 7.84%
Number of salaries quoted 49 1 12
Average salary £30,000 £48,500 £29,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-38.14% +63.02%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £48,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £48,500 £44,350
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Halifax
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
289 115 153
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 76.46% 71.43% 71.83%
Number of salaries quoted 223 86 138
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £59,400 £62,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
User Acceptance Testing
West Yorkshire

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
Salary Histogram in Halifax

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing User Acceptance Testing across the Halifax region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

User Acceptance Testing Salary Histogram in Halifax

User Acceptance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 80 (98.77%) Test Scripting
2 79 (97.53%) QA
3 57 (70.37%) Regression Testing
4 52 (64.20%) Software Testing
5 50 (61.73%) Project Management
6 43 (53.09%) Agile Software Development
6 43 (53.09%) HP Quality Center
7 31 (38.27%) QuickTest Pro
8 27 (33.33%) Test Strategy
9 17 (20.99%) Finance
10 15 (18.52%) .NET
11 11 (13.58%) Manual Testing
12 6 (7.41%) Stakeholder Management
12 6 (7.41%) MS Office
12 6 (7.41%) XML
12 6 (7.41%) Microsoft
12 6 (7.41%) Ranorex
13 5 (6.17%) Web Services
13 5 (6.17%) Automated Testing
14 4 (4.94%) MVC
14 4 (4.94%) VB.NET
14 4 (4.94%) ASP.NET
14 4 (4.94%) SOAP
14 4 (4.94%) Oracle
14 4 (4.94%) SQL Server
14 4 (4.94%) C#
14 4 (4.94%) ISEB
15 3 (3.70%) Automation Testing
16 2 (2.47%) SQL
17 1 (1.23%) Retail Banking

User Acceptance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Halifax by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 6 (7.41%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (4.94%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 31 (38.27%) QuickTest Pro
2 6 (7.41%) Ranorex
General
1 17 (20.99%) Finance
2 1 (1.23%) Retail Banking
2 1 (1.23%) Banking
2 1 (1.23%) Retail
Job Titles
1 51 (62.96%) Test Engineer
2 47 (58.02%) Analyst
2 47 (58.02%) Test Analyst
3 42 (51.85%) QA Analyst
4 21 (25.93%) Test Manager
5 8 (9.88%) Senior Manager
5 8 (9.88%) Senior Test Manager
6 4 (4.94%) Software Tester
6 4 (4.94%) Senior Test Engineer
6 4 (4.94%) Tester
7 3 (3.70%) Lead Test Analyst
8 1 (1.23%) Systems Analyst
8 1 (1.23%) Systems Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (18.52%) .NET
2 6 (7.41%) XML
3 5 (6.17%) Web Services
4 4 (4.94%) ASP.NET
4 4 (4.94%) SOAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 80 (98.77%) Test Scripting
2 57 (70.37%) Regression Testing
3 52 (64.20%) Software Testing
4 50 (61.73%) Project Management
5 43 (53.09%) Agile Software Development
6 27 (33.33%) Test Strategy
7 11 (13.58%) Manual Testing
8 6 (7.41%) Stakeholder Management
9 5 (6.17%) Automated Testing
10 4 (4.94%) MVC
11 3 (3.70%) Automation Testing
12 1 (1.23%) Software Engineering
12 1 (1.23%) Workflow
12 1 (1.23%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (4.94%) VB.NET
1 4 (4.94%) C#
2 2 (2.47%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (4.94%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 79 (97.53%) QA
Systems Management
1 43 (53.09%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (7.41%) Microsoft
2 4 (4.94%) Oracle
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