The table below looks at the statistics 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 31 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Rank 51 65 48
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -17
Permanent jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 11 7 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 2.23% 1.10% 3.07%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.58% 1.23% 3.75%
Number of salaries quoted 10 5 10
Average salary £38,250 £40,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +24.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,300 £30,500 £26,250
10% offered a salary of more than £43,250 £55,500 £41,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.26%
User Acceptance Testing
North West

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
427 569 427
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 86.61% 89.18% 81.80%
Number of salaries quoted 328 502 359
Average salary £41,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £66,500 £70,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,507 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.36% +6.25%

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 31 March 2015.

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 31 March 2015. 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 +10 7 £40,000 -1.23% 2
Birkenhead - 2 £37,500 -
User Acceptance Testing
North West

User Acceptance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, 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 8 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (50.00%) Business Analysis
2 6 (37.50%) .NET
3 5 (31.25%) C#
3 5 (31.25%) Finance
4 4 (25.00%) ASP.NET
4 4 (25.00%) Java
5 3 (18.75%) JavaScript
5 3 (18.75%) SQL Server
5 3 (18.75%) HTML
5 3 (18.75%) XML
5 3 (18.75%) PRINCE2
5 3 (18.75%) ISEB
5 3 (18.75%) QA
5 3 (18.75%) ISTQB
5 3 (18.75%) User Stories
6 2 (12.50%) Requirements Analysis
6 2 (12.50%) WebDriver
6 2 (12.50%) Cucumber
6 2 (12.50%) Agile Testing
6 2 (12.50%) Automation Testing
6 2 (12.50%) Selenium
6 2 (12.50%) Ruby
6 2 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (12.50%) Games
6 2 (12.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 2 (12.50%) NHS
6 2 (12.50%) Microsoft
6 2 (12.50%) Python
6 2 (12.50%) MS Visio

User Acceptance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, 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.

Applications
1 2 (12.50%) MS Visio
2 1 (6.25%) MS Project
2 1 (6.25%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Bond Adapt
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) IBM Blueworks
Communications & Networking
1 2 (12.50%) HTTP
2 1 (6.25%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (18.75%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.25%) MS Access
2 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Selenium
1 2 (12.50%) WebDriver
1 2 (12.50%) Cucumber
2 1 (6.25%) Visual Studio
2 1 (6.25%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 5 (31.25%) Finance
2 2 (12.50%) Games
3 1 (6.25%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 11 (68.75%) Analyst
2 8 (50.00%) Business Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) Test Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) Senior Business Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Performance Tester
4 1 (6.25%) .NET Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Applications Support Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Technical Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Team Leader
4 1 (6.25%) Change Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Senior .NET Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Technical Business Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Business Change Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Lead Business Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Business Analyst Team Leader
4 1 (6.25%) Agile Business Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (37.50%) .NET
2 4 (25.00%) ASP.NET
3 3 (18.75%) XML
3 3 (18.75%) HTML
4 2 (12.50%) CSS
5 1 (6.25%) .NET Framework
5 1 (6.25%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) NHS
2 1 (6.25%) Management Information System
2 1 (6.25%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (6.25%) User Experience
2 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (50.00%) Business Analysis
1 8 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (18.75%) User Stories
2 3 (18.75%) PRINCE2
3 2 (12.50%) Requirements Analysis
3 2 (12.50%) Automation Testing
3 2 (12.50%) Agile Testing
3 2 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (6.25%) Web Design
4 1 (6.25%) Programme Management
4 1 (6.25%) Asset Management
4 1 (6.25%) Automated Testing
4 1 (6.25%) ITIL
4 1 (6.25%) Business Process Mapping
4 1 (6.25%) Project Planning
4 1 (6.25%) Use Case
4 1 (6.25%) Performance Testing
4 1 (6.25%) Load Testing
4 1 (6.25%) Manual Testing
4 1 (6.25%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (31.25%) C#
2 4 (25.00%) Java
3 3 (18.75%) JavaScript
4 2 (12.50%) PHP
4 2 (12.50%) Python
4 2 (12.50%) Ruby
5 1 (6.25%) C
5 1 (6.25%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (18.75%) ISEB
1 3 (18.75%) ISTQB
2 2 (12.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (18.75%) QA
2 1 (6.25%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.25%) HP
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