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 2 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Rank 15 24 30
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +6
Permanent jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 22 3 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 12.79% 2.36% 2.39%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 15.49% 3.00% 3.13%
Number of salaries quoted 22 2 3
Average salary £32,500 £36,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.95% +12.30%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,750 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+0.62% +6.00%
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
142 100 160
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 82.56% 78.74% 76.56%
Number of salaries quoted 134 83 124
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,625 £21,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,000 £57,500
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 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 2 September 2014.

User Acceptance Testing Salary Histogram in Halifax

User Acceptance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 58 (96.67%) QA
1 58 (96.67%) Test Scripting
2 56 (93.33%) Regression Testing
3 41 (68.33%) Project Management
4 24 (40.00%) Web Services
4 24 (40.00%) XML
4 24 (40.00%) Test Strategy
5 21 (35.00%) SOAP
5 21 (35.00%) Automated Testing
5 21 (35.00%) Software Testing
6 18 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
6 18 (30.00%) HP Quality Center
7 16 (26.67%) Finance
8 14 (23.33%) VB.NET
8 14 (23.33%) .NET
9 12 (20.00%) QuickTest Pro
10 6 (10.00%) SoapUI
11 3 (5.00%) Automation Testing
11 3 (5.00%) SQL
11 3 (5.00%) ISEB
12 2 (3.33%) MySQL
12 2 (3.33%) Scrum
12 2 (3.33%) Change Management
12 2 (3.33%) Workflow
12 2 (3.33%) Requirements Analysis
12 2 (3.33%) Marketing
12 2 (3.33%) Business Analysis
12 2 (3.33%) Waterfall
12 2 (3.33%) Manual Testing
12 2 (3.33%) Use Case

User Acceptance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Halifax by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.33%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 12 (20.00%) QuickTest Pro
2 6 (10.00%) SoapUI
General
1 16 (26.67%) Finance
2 2 (3.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 47 (78.33%) Test Engineer
2 30 (50.00%) Analyst
3 28 (46.67%) Test Analyst
4 18 (30.00%) QA Analyst
5 15 (25.00%) Senior Test Engineer
6 6 (10.00%) Senior Analyst
6 6 (10.00%) Senior Test Analyst
7 2 (3.33%) Business Analyst
7 2 (3.33%) Lead Test Analyst
8 1 (1.67%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (40.00%) Web Services
1 24 (40.00%) XML
2 21 (35.00%) SOAP
3 14 (23.33%) .NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (96.67%) Test Scripting
2 56 (93.33%) Regression Testing
3 41 (68.33%) Project Management
4 24 (40.00%) Test Strategy
5 21 (35.00%) Automated Testing
5 21 (35.00%) Software Testing
6 18 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (5.00%) Automation Testing
8 2 (3.33%) User Stories
8 2 (3.33%) Manual Testing
8 2 (3.33%) Waterfall
8 2 (3.33%) Change Control
8 2 (3.33%) Requirements Analysis
8 2 (3.33%) Use Case
8 2 (3.33%) Business Analysis
8 2 (3.33%) Change Management
8 2 (3.33%) Workflow
8 2 (3.33%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 14 (23.33%) VB.NET
2 3 (5.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (5.00%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 58 (96.67%) QA
Systems Management
1 18 (30.00%) HP Quality Center
Halifax, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £18,000 to £20,000 per annum plus additional benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 3 days ago