The table below looks at the statistics for User Acceptance Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Liverpool region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited User Acceptance Testing over the 3 months to 30 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Rank 48 54 63
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +9
Permanent jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 4 9 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 1.02% 1.94% 0.83%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.25% 2.42% 1.05%
Number of salaries quoted 1 9 4
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -12.50%
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.49% +2.66%
User Acceptance Testing
Merseyside

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Liverpool
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
320 372 380
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 81.22% 80.35% 78.67%
Number of salaries quoted 266 328 349
Average salary £40,000 £41,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.61% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £50,000
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 Liverpool

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

User Acceptance Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

User Acceptance Testing
Salary Trend in Liverpool

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

User Acceptance Testing Salary Trend in Liverpool

User Acceptance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT jobs across the Liverpool 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 10 (62.50%) Finance
2 8 (50.00%) Test Strategy
3 6 (37.50%) HP Quality Center
3 6 (37.50%) Test Planning
4 5 (31.25%) Banking
4 5 (31.25%) Investment Banking
4 5 (31.25%) QuickTest Pro
4 5 (31.25%) LoadRunner
4 5 (31.25%) HP
4 5 (31.25%) User Experience
4 5 (31.25%) Automation Testing
5 4 (25.00%) .NET
5 4 (25.00%) Business Analysis
5 4 (25.00%) QA
5 4 (25.00%) Use Case
5 4 (25.00%) Change Management
6 3 (18.75%) Workflow
7 2 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (12.50%) Load Testing
7 2 (12.50%) jQuery
7 2 (12.50%) Software Testing
7 2 (12.50%) Subversion
7 2 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (12.50%) MVC
7 2 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (12.50%) DB2
7 2 (12.50%) C#
7 2 (12.50%) Java
7 2 (12.50%) JavaScript
7 2 (12.50%) SQL

User Acceptance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT jobs across the Liverpool 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 1 (6.25%) MS Project
1 1 (6.25%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) IBM Blueworks
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (12.50%) DB2
2 1 (6.25%) MS Access
2 1 (6.25%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (6.25%) Data Mining
2 1 (6.25%) SAP BW
2 1 (6.25%) SAP Data Services
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 5 (31.25%) QuickTest Pro
1 5 (31.25%) LoadRunner
2 2 (12.50%) Subversion
3 1 (6.25%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 10 (62.50%) Finance
2 5 (31.25%) Banking
2 5 (31.25%) Investment Banking
3 1 (6.25%) Marketing
3 1 (6.25%) Retail
3 1 (6.25%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 6 (37.50%) Analyst
1 6 (37.50%) Test Manager
2 4 (25.00%) Business Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) Developer
3 2 (12.50%) Software Developer
3 2 (12.50%) Senior Developer
3 2 (12.50%) Senior Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) Release Manager
3 2 (12.50%) Analyst Developer
3 2 (12.50%) Senior Software Developer
3 2 (12.50%) Senior Analyst Developer
3 2 (12.50%) Software Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Business Intelligence Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Business Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Insurance Business Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) IT Business Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) IT Trainer
4 1 (6.25%) Trainer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (25.00%) .NET
2 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET
2 2 (12.50%) Web Services
2 2 (12.50%) Middleware
2 2 (12.50%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 5 (31.25%) User Experience
2 2 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (12.50%) Windows
1 2 (12.50%) Linux
1 2 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (50.00%) Test Strategy
2 6 (37.50%) Test Planning
3 5 (31.25%) Automation Testing
4 4 (25.00%) Change Management
4 4 (25.00%) Business Analysis
4 4 (25.00%) Use Case
5 3 (18.75%) Workflow
6 2 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (12.50%) Software Testing
6 2 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (12.50%) MVC
6 2 (12.50%) Project Management
6 2 (12.50%) CRM
6 2 (12.50%) EAI
6 2 (12.50%) SOA
6 2 (12.50%) Change Control
6 2 (12.50%) Load Testing
7 1 (6.25%) Performance Management
7 1 (6.25%) Waterfall
7 1 (6.25%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 2 (12.50%) C#
1 2 (12.50%) Java
1 2 (12.50%) JavaScript
1 2 (12.50%) SQL
1 2 (12.50%) T-SQL
2 1 (6.25%) PowerHouse
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (25.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 6 (37.50%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (31.25%) HP
2 2 (12.50%) Red Hat
2 2 (12.50%) TIBCO
3 1 (6.25%) Teradata
3 1 (6.25%) Kalido
3 1 (6.25%) Tableau
3 1 (6.25%) Oracle
3 1 (6.25%) SAP
3 1 (6.25%) Microsoft