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

Location
3 months to
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Rank 45 58 61
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +3
Permanent jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 6 7 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 1.60% 1.50% 0.65%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.01% 1.79% 0.79%
Number of salaries quoted 2 7 3
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -12.50%
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +6.66%
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
299 392 378
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 79.73% 83.76% 81.47%
Number of salaries quoted 242 354 334
Average salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 23 October 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 11 (73.33%) Finance
2 8 (53.33%) Test Strategy
3 7 (46.67%) HP Quality Center
4 6 (40.00%) Automation Testing
4 6 (40.00%) Test Planning
5 5 (33.33%) Banking
5 5 (33.33%) Investment Banking
5 5 (33.33%) HP
5 5 (33.33%) QuickTest Pro
5 5 (33.33%) LoadRunner
5 5 (33.33%) User Experience
6 4 (26.67%) QA
6 4 (26.67%) Business Analysis
7 3 (20.00%) Change Management
7 3 (20.00%) Workflow
7 3 (20.00%) C#
7 3 (20.00%) .NET
8 2 (13.33%) MS Project
8 2 (13.33%) Java
8 2 (13.33%) JavaScript
8 2 (13.33%) MS Access
8 2 (13.33%) CRM
8 2 (13.33%) ISEB
8 2 (13.33%) ASP.NET
8 2 (13.33%) PRINCE2
8 2 (13.33%) MVC
8 2 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (13.33%) T-SQL
8 2 (13.33%) Programme Management
8 2 (13.33%) IBM Blueworks

User Acceptance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 2 (13.33%) MS Project
2 1 (6.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (13.33%) IBM Blueworks
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (13.33%) MS Access
2 1 (6.67%) SAP Data Services
2 1 (6.67%) SAP BW
2 1 (6.67%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (6.67%) Data Mining
2 1 (6.67%) DB2
Development Applications
1 5 (33.33%) QuickTest Pro
1 5 (33.33%) LoadRunner
2 2 (13.33%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 1 (6.67%) Cucumber
3 1 (6.67%) WebDriver
3 1 (6.67%) Subversion
3 1 (6.67%) Selenium
General
1 11 (73.33%) Finance
2 5 (33.33%) Banking
2 5 (33.33%) Investment Banking
3 1 (6.67%) Marketing
3 1 (6.67%) Games
3 1 (6.67%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 6 (40.00%) Analyst
1 6 (40.00%) Test Manager
2 4 (26.67%) Business Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) Senior Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) Senior Developer
3 2 (13.33%) Developer
3 2 (13.33%) Software Developer
3 2 (13.33%) Software Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) Analyst Developer
3 2 (13.33%) Senior Software Developer
3 2 (13.33%) Senior Analyst Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Business Intelligence Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Business Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Insurance Business Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Release Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (20.00%) .NET
2 2 (13.33%) ASP.NET
2 2 (13.33%) jQuery
3 1 (6.67%) Web Services
3 1 (6.67%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 5 (33.33%) User Experience
2 1 (6.67%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (6.67%) Windows
1 1 (6.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (53.33%) Test Strategy
2 6 (40.00%) Automation Testing
2 6 (40.00%) Test Planning
3 4 (26.67%) Business Analysis
4 3 (20.00%) Change Management
4 3 (20.00%) Workflow
5 2 (13.33%) CRM
5 2 (13.33%) PRINCE2
5 2 (13.33%) MVC
5 2 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (13.33%) Programme Management
5 2 (13.33%) Use Case
6 1 (6.67%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (6.67%) Change Control
6 1 (6.67%) Performance Testing
6 1 (6.67%) Load Testing
6 1 (6.67%) Performance Management
6 1 (6.67%) Capacity Management
6 1 (6.67%) Agile Testing
6 1 (6.67%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 3 (20.00%) C#
2 2 (13.33%) Java
2 2 (13.33%) JavaScript
2 2 (13.33%) T-SQL
3 1 (6.67%) Ruby
3 1 (6.67%) Python
3 1 (6.67%) PowerHouse
3 1 (6.67%) PHP
3 1 (6.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (26.67%) QA
Systems Management
1 7 (46.67%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (33.33%) HP
2 1 (6.67%) Tableau
2 1 (6.67%) Kalido
2 1 (6.67%) Teradata
2 1 (6.67%) Red Hat
2 1 (6.67%) TIBCO
2 1 (6.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.67%) SAP