The first table below looks at the demand 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 1 August 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 Lancashire region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Rank 60 56 50
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -6
Permanent jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 3 6 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 0.63% 1.22% 2.84%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.77% 1.63% 3.95%
Number of salaries quoted 2 5 14
Average salary £35,500 £30,000 £29,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.33% +1.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,900 £29,400 £28,150
10% offered a salary of more than £37,100 £40,000 £30,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Lancashire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
389 367 354
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 81.55% 74.59% 71.81%
Number of salaries quoted 305 331 315
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £21,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
User Acceptance Testing
North West

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
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 1 August 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Preston +2 1 £37,500 +8.69%
Accrington - 1 £33,500 -
User Acceptance Testing
North West

User Acceptance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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 11 (45.83%) .NET
2 9 (37.50%) ASP.NET
2 9 (37.50%) Finance
3 8 (33.33%) Business Analysis
4 7 (29.17%) PRINCE2
4 7 (29.17%) Oracle
4 7 (29.17%) Project Management
5 6 (25.00%) Microsoft
6 5 (20.83%) SharePoint
6 5 (20.83%) MS Visio
6 5 (20.83%) Java
6 5 (20.83%) RAD
6 5 (20.83%) Waterfall
7 4 (16.67%) User Stories
7 4 (16.67%) Scrum
7 4 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (16.67%) TDD
7 4 (16.67%) QA
7 4 (16.67%) UML
7 4 (16.67%) PHP
7 4 (16.67%) SQL
7 4 (16.67%) C#
7 4 (16.67%) J2EE
8 3 (12.50%) SQL Server
8 3 (12.50%) COBOL
8 3 (12.50%) HP
8 3 (12.50%) Selenium
8 3 (12.50%) Unit Testing
8 3 (12.50%) Systems Analysis
8 3 (12.50%) Oracle Database

User Acceptance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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 5 (20.83%) SharePoint
2 1 (4.17%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 5 (20.83%) MS Visio
2 1 (4.17%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (12.50%) SQL Server
1 3 (12.50%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (12.50%) Selenium
2 2 (8.33%) SoapUI
3 1 (4.17%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 9 (37.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 16 (66.67%) Analyst
2 7 (29.17%) Business Analyst
3 5 (20.83%) Team Leader
3 5 (20.83%) Development Team Leader
3 5 (20.83%) Test Analyst
3 5 (20.83%) Agile Business Analyst
4 4 (16.67%) Systems Analyst
5 3 (12.50%) Analyst Programmer
5 3 (12.50%) Programmer
6 2 (8.33%) Lead Test Analyst
7 1 (4.17%) Developer
7 1 (4.17%) Project Manager
7 1 (4.17%) UAT Analyst
7 1 (4.17%) Web Test Analyst
7 1 (4.17%) Web Analyst
7 1 (4.17%) IT Services Manager
7 1 (4.17%) Services Delivery Manager
7 1 (4.17%) Service Manager
7 1 (4.17%) Java Developer
7 1 (4.17%) Project Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (45.83%) .NET
2 9 (37.50%) ASP.NET
3 4 (16.67%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.17%) Management Information System
1 1 (4.17%) Data Protection Act
1 1 (4.17%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.17%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (33.33%) Business Analysis
2 7 (29.17%) PRINCE2
2 7 (29.17%) Project Management
3 5 (20.83%) RAD
3 5 (20.83%) Waterfall
4 4 (16.67%) User Stories
4 4 (16.67%) Scrum
4 4 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (16.67%) TDD
4 4 (16.67%) UML
5 3 (12.50%) Unit Testing
5 3 (12.50%) Systems Analysis
6 2 (8.33%) System Testing
6 2 (8.33%) Data Protection
6 2 (8.33%) B2C
6 2 (8.33%) Software Testing
6 2 (8.33%) E-Commerce
7 1 (4.17%) BCP
7 1 (4.17%) Configuration Management
7 1 (4.17%) OO
Programming Languages
1 5 (20.83%) Java
2 4 (16.67%) PHP
2 4 (16.67%) SQL
2 4 (16.67%) C#
3 3 (12.50%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 2 (8.33%) Degree
2 1 (4.17%) ISEB
2 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (4.17%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (16.67%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (4.17%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 7 (29.17%) Oracle
2 6 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (12.50%) HP
4 1 (4.17%) Citrix
4 1 (4.17%) VMware