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 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Rank 25 51 63
Rank change year-on-year
+26 +12
Permanent jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 35 5 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 8.29% 1.21% 1.00%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.46% 1.37% 1.12%
Number of salaries quoted 22 5 1
Average salary £40,000 £34,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.94% -23.33%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,375 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.60% +5.93%
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
370 366 445
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 87.68% 88.41% 88.82%
Number of salaries quoted 289 313 389
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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
Salary Histogram in Liverpool

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing User Acceptance Testing across the Liverpool region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016.

User Acceptance Testing Salary Histogram in Liverpool

User Acceptance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 28 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 23 (54.76%) ITIL
3 19 (45.24%) Microsoft
3 19 (45.24%) Finance
3 19 (45.24%) Banking
3 19 (45.24%) Wealth Management
4 18 (42.86%) Selenium
4 18 (42.86%) JIRA
5 16 (38.10%) Degree
5 16 (38.10%) Defect Management
5 16 (38.10%) Analytical Skills
6 15 (35.71%) Automated Testing
7 12 (28.57%) Reuters
7 12 (28.57%) Bloomberg
7 12 (28.57%) MS Office
7 12 (28.57%) SLA
7 12 (28.57%) Change Management
7 12 (28.57%) SWIFT
7 12 (28.57%) Credit Risk
7 12 (28.57%) Data Analysis
7 12 (28.57%) Time Management
7 12 (28.57%) SQL Server 2008
8 11 (26.19%) ISTQB
8 11 (26.19%) Mathematics
8 11 (26.19%) QA
8 11 (26.19%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 11 (26.19%) Service Delivery
8 11 (26.19%) C
9 10 (23.81%) .NET
9 10 (23.81%) Manual Testing

User Acceptance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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.

Application Platforms
1 5 (11.90%) CMS
1 5 (11.90%) Tomcat
2 2 (4.76%) Apache
3 1 (2.38%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 12 (28.57%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.38%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (2.38%) Salesforce.com CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 12 (28.57%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (19.05%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 18 (42.86%) JIRA
1 18 (42.86%) Selenium
2 6 (14.29%) WebDriver
3 2 (4.76%) Cucumber
3 2 (4.76%) Gerrit
3 2 (4.76%) Git (software)
3 2 (4.76%) Jenkins
3 2 (4.76%) JMeter
3 2 (4.76%) Mercurial
4 1 (2.38%) SpecFlow
General
1 19 (45.24%) Banking
1 19 (45.24%) Finance
2 4 (9.52%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 34 (80.95%) Analyst
2 14 (33.33%) Applications Support
2 14 (33.33%) Applications Support Analyst
2 14 (33.33%) Support Analyst
3 13 (30.95%) Test Analyst
4 9 (21.43%) QA Analyst
4 9 (21.43%) QA Engineer
4 9 (21.43%) QA Test Analyst
4 9 (21.43%) Tester
5 8 (19.05%) Banking Analyst
6 7 (16.67%) QA Test Engineer
6 7 (16.67%) QA Tester
6 7 (16.67%) Selenium Tester
6 7 (16.67%) Test Engineer
7 6 (14.29%) Java Engineer
7 6 (14.29%) Selenium Test Analyst
7 6 (14.29%) Web Analyst
7 6 (14.29%) Web Test Analyst
8 5 (11.90%) Systems Analyst
9 4 (9.52%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (23.81%) .NET
2 4 (9.52%) Middleware
2 4 (9.52%) Web Services
3 1 (2.38%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 16 (38.10%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (28.57%) Credit Risk
2 12 (28.57%) SWIFT
3 11 (26.19%) Mathematics
4 5 (11.90%) Computer Science
4 5 (11.90%) Data Integration
4 5 (11.90%) Management Information System
5 4 (9.52%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 7 (16.67%) Windows
1 7 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
2 5 (11.90%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (54.76%) ITIL
2 19 (45.24%) Wealth Management
3 16 (38.10%) Defect Management
4 15 (35.71%) Automated Testing
5 12 (28.57%) Change Management
5 12 (28.57%) Data Analysis
5 12 (28.57%) Time Management
6 11 (26.19%) Service Delivery
7 10 (23.81%) Manual Testing
8 9 (21.43%) Automation Testing
8 9 (21.43%) Functional Testing
8 9 (21.43%) MVC
8 9 (21.43%) QA Automation
8 9 (21.43%) Regression Testing
8 9 (21.43%) Workflow
9 8 (19.05%) Agile Software Development
10 7 (16.67%) ITIL V3
10 7 (16.67%) Release Management
10 7 (16.67%) Test Scripting
11 4 (9.52%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (26.19%) C
2 7 (16.67%) Java
3 2 (4.76%) Ruby
4 1 (2.38%) C#
4 1 (2.38%) SQL
Qualifications
1 16 (38.10%) Degree
2 11 (26.19%) ISTQB
2 11 (26.19%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 5 (11.90%) HND
4 4 (9.52%) PMI Certification
4 4 (9.52%) PMP
4 4 (9.52%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (2.38%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (28.57%) SLA
2 11 (26.19%) QA
Vendors
1 19 (45.24%) Microsoft
2 12 (28.57%) Bloomberg
2 12 (28.57%) Reuters
3 5 (11.90%) HP
3 5 (11.90%) OpenText
3 5 (11.90%) Telerik
4 3 (7.14%) SimCorp
5 1 (2.38%) Remedy
5 1 (2.38%) Salesforce.com