The table below looks at the statistics for User Acceptance Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Lancashire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited User Acceptance Testing over the 3 months to 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Rank 49 40 48
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +8
Permanent jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 6 20 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 1.35% 4.39% 3.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.62% 5.76% 4.07%
Number of salaries quoted 6 14 9
Average salary £37,250 £42,500 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.35% +54.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £24,000 £23,700
10% offered a salary of more than £39,750 £55,000 £36,900
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%
User Acceptance Testing
North West

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Lancashire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
370 347 369
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 83.15% 76.10% 76.40%
Number of salaries quoted 313 287 318
Average salary £36,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,375 £27,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%

User Acceptance Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

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

User Acceptance Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

User Acceptance Testing
Salary Trend in Lancashire

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

User Acceptance Testing Salary Trend in Lancashire

User Acceptance Testing
Salary Histogram in Lancashire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing User Acceptance Testing across the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

User Acceptance Testing Salary Histogram in Lancashire

User Acceptance Testing
Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing User Acceptance Testing within the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Chorley - 3 £39,500 -
Preston 0 1 £27,500 -50.00%
User Acceptance Testing
North West

User Acceptance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Lancashire 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 6 (42.86%) HP
1 6 (42.86%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (28.57%) ISEB
2 4 (28.57%) Configuration Management
2 4 (28.57%) Change Control
2 4 (28.57%) Data Management
2 4 (28.57%) Project Planning
3 3 (21.43%) Integration Testing
3 3 (21.43%) Functional Testing
3 3 (21.43%) Test Automation
3 3 (21.43%) Mentoring
4 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (7.14%) Change Management
4 1 (7.14%) Regression Testing
4 1 (7.14%) Project Management
4 1 (7.14%) Java
4 1 (7.14%) SQL
4 1 (7.14%) Oracle
4 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
4 1 (7.14%) Tomcat
4 1 (7.14%) E-Commerce
4 1 (7.14%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (7.14%) Test Planning
4 1 (7.14%) Line Management
4 1 (7.14%) Sitecore
4 1 (7.14%) Smart Meter
4 1 (7.14%) QA
4 1 (7.14%) Performance Testing
4 1 (7.14%) Business Analysis
4 1 (7.14%) Software Testing

User Acceptance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Lancashire 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (7.14%) Tomcat
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 9 (64.29%) Analyst
2 5 (35.71%) Business Analyst
3 4 (28.57%) Test Analyst
4 3 (21.43%) Consultant
4 3 (21.43%) Test Consultant
4 3 (21.43%) Test Manager
4 3 (21.43%) Test Leader
5 1 (7.14%) Tester
5 1 (7.14%) Software Test Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) Smart Meter
1 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (28.57%) Configuration Management
1 4 (28.57%) Data Management
1 4 (28.57%) Project Planning
1 4 (28.57%) Change Control
2 3 (21.43%) Functional Testing
2 3 (21.43%) Integration Testing
2 3 (21.43%) Test Automation
2 3 (21.43%) Mentoring
3 1 (7.14%) E-Commerce
3 1 (7.14%) Test Planning
3 1 (7.14%) Line Management
3 1 (7.14%) Performance Testing
3 1 (7.14%) Business Analysis
3 1 (7.14%) Software Testing
3 1 (7.14%) Project Management
3 1 (7.14%) Change Management
3 1 (7.14%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.14%) Java
1 1 (7.14%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (28.57%) ISEB
2 1 (7.14%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) QA
Systems Management
1 6 (42.86%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (42.86%) HP
2 1 (7.14%) Sitecore
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle