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

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Rank 20 10 36
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +26
Permanent jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 14 25 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 7.22% 13.66% 3.49%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.91% 18.80% 4.85%
Number of salaries quoted 13 21 7
Average salary £35,000 £54,000 £26,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-35.18% +107.69%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
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
177 133 165
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 91.24% 72.68% 72.05%
Number of salaries quoted 154 104 140
Average salary £37,500 £38,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.59% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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
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 19 December 2014.

User Acceptance Testing Salary Histogram in Halifax

User Acceptance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 33 (94.29%) Test Scripting
1 33 (94.29%) QA
2 24 (68.57%) Regression Testing
3 23 (65.71%) Project Management
3 23 (65.71%) Test Strategy
4 21 (60.00%) Web Services
4 21 (60.00%) Automated Testing
5 18 (51.43%) XML
6 17 (48.57%) SoapUI
7 14 (40.00%) SOAP
7 14 (40.00%) Finance
8 9 (25.71%) Manual Testing
9 4 (11.43%) MS Office
9 4 (11.43%) Microsoft
9 4 (11.43%) Ranorex
9 4 (11.43%) SQL
10 3 (8.57%) Automation Testing
10 3 (8.57%) Product Management
11 2 (5.71%) Waterfall
11 2 (5.71%) Change Control
11 2 (5.71%) Business Analysis
11 2 (5.71%) Software Testing
11 2 (5.71%) Requirements Analysis
11 2 (5.71%) Use Case
11 2 (5.71%) MySQL
11 2 (5.71%) Change Management
11 2 (5.71%) Workflow
11 2 (5.71%) Scrum
11 2 (5.71%) Agile Software Development
11 2 (5.71%) User Stories

User Acceptance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Halifax by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 4 (11.43%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.71%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 17 (48.57%) SoapUI
2 4 (11.43%) Ranorex
General
1 14 (40.00%) Finance
2 2 (5.71%) Marketing
3 1 (2.86%) Banking
Job Titles
1 31 (88.57%) Analyst
2 29 (82.86%) Test Analyst
3 16 (45.71%) Senior Analyst
3 16 (45.71%) Senior Test Analyst
4 3 (8.57%) Test Engineer
5 2 (5.71%) Senior Test Engineer
5 2 (5.71%) Business Analyst
6 1 (2.86%) Lead Test Analyst
6 1 (2.86%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (60.00%) Web Services
2 18 (51.43%) XML
3 14 (40.00%) SOAP
4 1 (2.86%) .NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (94.29%) Test Scripting
2 24 (68.57%) Regression Testing
3 23 (65.71%) Project Management
3 23 (65.71%) Test Strategy
4 21 (60.00%) Automated Testing
5 9 (25.71%) Manual Testing
6 3 (8.57%) Product Management
6 3 (8.57%) Automation Testing
7 2 (5.71%) Waterfall
7 2 (5.71%) Change Control
7 2 (5.71%) User Stories
7 2 (5.71%) Change Management
7 2 (5.71%) Business Analysis
7 2 (5.71%) Software Testing
7 2 (5.71%) Requirements Analysis
7 2 (5.71%) Use Case
7 2 (5.71%) Workflow
7 2 (5.71%) Scrum
7 2 (5.71%) Agile Software Development
8 1 (2.86%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 4 (11.43%) SQL
2 1 (2.86%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (5.71%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (94.29%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (11.43%) Microsoft
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