The first table below looks at the demand for User Acceptance Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited User Acceptance Testing over the 3 months to 11 July 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 Merseyside region.

Location
3 months to
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Rank 54 59 73
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +14
Permanent jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 13 7 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 2.05% 1.25% 0.60%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.50% 1.55% 0.86%
Number of salaries quoted 13 7 4
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,250 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.57% +2.00%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
519 453 467
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 81.73% 80.60% 70.12%
Number of salaries quoted 434 393 435
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £54,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
User Acceptance Testing
North West

User Acceptance Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

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

User Acceptance Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

User Acceptance Testing
Salary Trend in Merseyside

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

User Acceptance Testing Salary Trend in Merseyside

User Acceptance Testing
Salary Histogram in Merseyside

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing User Acceptance Testing across the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 11 July 2014.

User Acceptance Testing Salary Histogram in Merseyside

User Acceptance Testing
Job Locations in Merseyside

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 Merseyside region over the 3 months to 11 July 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
Liverpool +3 10 £57,500 +64.28% 1
Birkenhead - 2 £41,250 -
Wirral - 1 £40,000 -
User Acceptance Testing
North West

User Acceptance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT jobs across the Merseyside 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 13 (56.52%) Finance
2 9 (39.13%) Test Strategy
3 6 (26.09%) HP
3 6 (26.09%) .NET
4 5 (21.74%) Windows
4 5 (21.74%) QuickTest Pro
4 5 (21.74%) LoadRunner
4 5 (21.74%) Banking
4 5 (21.74%) Investment Banking
4 5 (21.74%) Automation Testing
4 5 (21.74%) HP Quality Center
5 4 (17.39%) Software Architecture
5 4 (17.39%) User Stories
6 3 (13.04%) Change Management
6 3 (13.04%) C#
6 3 (13.04%) Logistics
6 3 (13.04%) Business Analysis
6 3 (13.04%) QA
6 3 (13.04%) Use Case
6 3 (13.04%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (13.04%) Back Office
7 2 (8.70%) MVC
7 2 (8.70%) Workflow
7 2 (8.70%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (8.70%) jQuery
7 2 (8.70%) Software Testing
7 2 (8.70%) Incident Management
7 2 (8.70%) Load Testing
7 2 (8.70%) Java
7 2 (8.70%) JavaScript

User Acceptance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT jobs across the Merseyside 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 1 (4.35%) MS Exchange
1 1 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2013
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.35%) LAN
1 1 (4.35%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.70%) DB2
2 1 (4.35%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 5 (21.74%) QuickTest Pro
1 5 (21.74%) LoadRunner
2 2 (8.70%) Subversion
General
1 13 (56.52%) Finance
2 5 (21.74%) Banking
2 5 (21.74%) Investment Banking
3 3 (13.04%) Back Office
4 1 (4.35%) Retail
4 1 (4.35%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 11 (47.83%) Analyst
2 9 (39.13%) Business Analyst
3 7 (30.43%) Test Manager
4 4 (17.39%) Business Systems Analyst
4 4 (17.39%) Systems Analyst
5 3 (13.04%) IT Business Analyst
6 2 (8.70%) Software Analyst
6 2 (8.70%) Senior Analyst Developer
6 2 (8.70%) Release Manager
6 2 (8.70%) IT Trainer
6 2 (8.70%) Analyst Developer
6 2 (8.70%) Senior Software Developer
6 2 (8.70%) Senior Developer
6 2 (8.70%) Senior Analyst
6 2 (8.70%) Developer
6 2 (8.70%) Software Developer
6 2 (8.70%) Trainer
7 1 (4.35%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 1 (4.35%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
7 1 (4.35%) Financial Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (26.09%) .NET
2 2 (8.70%) ASP.NET
2 2 (8.70%) Web Services
2 2 (8.70%) Middleware
2 2 (8.70%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.70%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 5 (21.74%) Windows
2 2 (8.70%) Linux
2 2 (8.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (4.35%) Apple iOS
3 1 (4.35%) Windows 8
3 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (4.35%) Android
3 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (39.13%) Test Strategy
2 5 (21.74%) Automation Testing
3 4 (17.39%) User Stories
3 4 (17.39%) Software Architecture
4 3 (13.04%) Change Management
4 3 (13.04%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (13.04%) Logistics
4 3 (13.04%) Business Analysis
4 3 (13.04%) Use Case
5 2 (8.70%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (8.70%) MVC
5 2 (8.70%) Workflow
5 2 (8.70%) Load Testing
5 2 (8.70%) Software Testing
5 2 (8.70%) Incident Management
5 2 (8.70%) EAI
5 2 (8.70%) SOA
5 2 (8.70%) Project Management
5 2 (8.70%) Change Control
6 1 (4.35%) DSDM
Programming Languages
1 3 (13.04%) C#
2 2 (8.70%) Java
2 2 (8.70%) JavaScript
2 2 (8.70%) SQL
2 2 (8.70%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (8.70%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (13.04%) QA
System Software
1 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Virtual Server
1 1 (4.35%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (4.35%) XenApp
1 1 (4.35%) XenDesktop
1 1 (4.35%) vSphere
1 1 (4.35%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 5 (21.74%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (4.35%) SCCM
2 1 (4.35%) SCOM
Vendors
1 6 (26.09%) HP
2 2 (8.70%) Red Hat
2 2 (8.70%) TIBCO
3 1 (4.35%) VMware
3 1 (4.35%) Mitel
3 1 (4.35%) Citrix
3 1 (4.35%) NetApp
3 1 (4.35%) Oracle
3 1 (4.35%) Cisco
3 1 (4.35%) Microsoft
Liverpool, Merseyside
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum + excellent benefits
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