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

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Rank 32 8 -
Rank change year-on-year
-24 -
Permanent jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 3 50 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 1.61% 16.67% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.08% 21.37% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 49 0
Average salary £37,500 £30,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £39,750
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +0.62%
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
144 234 133
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 77.42% 78.00% 74.30%
Number of salaries quoted 85 184 96
Average salary £37,500 £34,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.29% +4.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,450 £21,000 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,275 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.82% +6.25%

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 20 Related IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 16 (100.00%) QA
1 16 (100.00%) Test Scripting
2 13 (81.25%) Project Management
2 13 (81.25%) Regression Testing
2 13 (81.25%) Automated Testing
2 13 (81.25%) Test Strategy
3 11 (68.75%) SoapUI
3 11 (68.75%) Web Services
4 7 (43.75%) Finance
5 4 (25.00%) XML
5 4 (25.00%) Microsoft
5 4 (25.00%) MS Office
5 4 (25.00%) Ranorex
6 3 (18.75%) Manual Testing
6 3 (18.75%) Product Management
7 2 (12.50%) SQL
7 2 (12.50%) SOAP
8 1 (6.25%) Banking
8 1 (6.25%) Mentoring
8 1 (6.25%) Automation Testing

User Acceptance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Halifax by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 4 (25.00%) MS Office
Development Applications
1 11 (68.75%) SoapUI
2 4 (25.00%) Ranorex
General
1 7 (43.75%) Finance
2 1 (6.25%) Banking
Job Titles
1 16 (100.00%) Analyst
1 16 (100.00%) Test Analyst
2 10 (62.50%) Senior Analyst
2 10 (62.50%) Senior Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (68.75%) Web Services
2 4 (25.00%) XML
3 2 (12.50%) SOAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (100.00%) Test Scripting
2 13 (81.25%) Project Management
2 13 (81.25%) Regression Testing
2 13 (81.25%) Automated Testing
2 13 (81.25%) Test Strategy
3 3 (18.75%) Manual Testing
3 3 (18.75%) Product Management
4 1 (6.25%) Automation Testing
4 1 (6.25%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 2 (12.50%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (100.00%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (25.00%) Microsoft