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 27 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Rank 50 55 39
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -16
Permanent jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 6 12 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 1.49% 2.29% 3.55%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.81% 2.67% 3.99%
Number of salaries quoted 6 12 10
Average salary £37,000 £43,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.95% +22.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £28,250 £30,750
10% offered a salary of more than £41,250 £60,000 £36,400
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
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
331 449 326
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 82.34% 85.69% 89.07%
Number of salaries quoted 228 393 280
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £60,150
UK excluding London average salary £44,750 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.29% +6.25%

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 27 May 2015, 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 4 (33.33%) ISEB
1 4 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (33.33%) Business Analysis
1 4 (33.33%) ISTQB
2 3 (25.00%) Data Integration
2 3 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (25.00%) HTML
2 3 (25.00%) SQL
2 3 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (25.00%) ETL
2 3 (25.00%) Finance
2 3 (25.00%) User Stories
3 2 (16.67%) Test Strategy
3 2 (16.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (16.67%) Test Planning
3 2 (16.67%) Project Management
3 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 2 (16.67%) Validation
3 2 (16.67%) .NET
3 2 (16.67%) MS Excel
3 2 (16.67%) JavaScript
3 2 (16.67%) C#
3 2 (16.67%) ASP.NET
3 2 (16.67%) CSS
3 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 2 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (16.67%) Replication
3 2 (16.67%) Test Scripting
3 2 (16.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services

User Acceptance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, 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 (16.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Bond Adapt
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 3 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (16.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) MSTest
General
1 3 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (8.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 8 (66.67%) Analyst
2 4 (33.33%) Business Analyst
3 3 (25.00%) Test Analyst
3 3 (25.00%) Senior Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) Senior Business Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Tester
5 1 (8.33%) Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Senior Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Support Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Senior Systems Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Applications Support
5 1 (8.33%) Performance Tester
5 1 (8.33%) .NET Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Applications Support Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Senior Test Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Team Leader
5 1 (8.33%) Change Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Senior .NET Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Business Change Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (25.00%) HTML
2 2 (16.67%) .NET
2 2 (16.67%) ASP.NET
2 2 (16.67%) CSS
3 1 (8.33%) XML
3 1 (8.33%) .NET Framework
3 1 (8.33%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Data Integration
2 2 (16.67%) Replication
3 1 (8.33%) Management Information System
3 1 (8.33%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (8.33%) User Experience
3 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (33.33%) Business Analysis
2 3 (25.00%) ETL
2 3 (25.00%) User Stories
3 2 (16.67%) Test Strategy
3 2 (16.67%) Test Scripting
3 2 (16.67%) Test Planning
3 2 (16.67%) Project Management
3 2 (16.67%) Validation
3 2 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (8.33%) Business Continuity
4 1 (8.33%) Web Design
4 1 (8.33%) Asset Management
4 1 (8.33%) Project Planning
4 1 (8.33%) Use Case
4 1 (8.33%) Load Testing
4 1 (8.33%) Test Management
4 1 (8.33%) Migration
4 1 (8.33%) ITIL
4 1 (8.33%) UML
Programming Languages
1 3 (25.00%) SQL
2 2 (16.67%) C#
2 2 (16.67%) JavaScript
3 1 (8.33%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (33.33%) ISEB
1 4 (33.33%) ISTQB
2 2 (16.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) SLA
1 1 (8.33%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (8.33%) HP