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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Rank 51 62 54
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -8
Permanent jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 5 8 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 1.06% 1.41% 3.46%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.22% 1.59% 4.51%
Number of salaries quoted 5 3 17
Average salary £32,500 £41,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.68% -2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,200 £34,300 £35,900
10% offered a salary of more than £44,500 £44,300 £43,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +5.26%
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
409 504 443
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 86.84% 88.58% 76.64%
Number of salaries quoted 355 448 388
Average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £70,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 30 January 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 30 January 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 +11 5 £32,500 -27.77% 3
User Acceptance Testing
North West

User Acceptance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 9 (69.23%) Finance
2 5 (38.46%) Business Analysis
2 5 (38.46%) QA
3 4 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (30.77%) ISEB
4 3 (23.08%) Change Management
4 3 (23.08%) Java
4 3 (23.08%) MS Project
4 3 (23.08%) ISTQB
5 2 (15.38%) Selenium
5 2 (15.38%) Performance Testing
5 2 (15.38%) HP Quality Center
5 2 (15.38%) WebDriver
5 2 (15.38%) Ruby
5 2 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (15.38%) Games
5 2 (15.38%) Programme Management
5 2 (15.38%) PHP
5 2 (15.38%) Python
5 2 (15.38%) MS Excel
5 2 (15.38%) MS Access
5 2 (15.38%) CRM
5 2 (15.38%) C#
5 2 (15.38%) PRINCE2
5 2 (15.38%) Balsamiq Mockups
5 2 (15.38%) Cucumber
5 2 (15.38%) Agile Testing
5 2 (15.38%) Automation Testing
5 2 (15.38%) IBM Blueworks
6 1 (7.69%) Line Management

User Acceptance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (7.69%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (23.08%) MS Project
2 2 (15.38%) MS Excel
3 1 (7.69%) MS Visio
3 1 (7.69%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Bond Adapt
Cloud Services
1 2 (15.38%) IBM Blueworks
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) MS Access
2 1 (7.69%) SAP Data Services
2 1 (7.69%) SAP BW
2 1 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (7.69%) Data Mining
2 1 (7.69%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Selenium
1 2 (15.38%) WebDriver
1 2 (15.38%) Balsamiq Mockups
1 2 (15.38%) Cucumber
General
1 9 (69.23%) Finance
2 2 (15.38%) Games
3 1 (7.69%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (53.85%) Analyst
2 5 (38.46%) Business Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Tester
4 1 (7.69%) Test Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Test Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Support Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Applications Support
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Business Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Applications Support Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Tester
4 1 (7.69%) QA Tester
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Performance Tester
4 1 (7.69%) Business Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Insurance Business Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Senior QA Tester
4 1 (7.69%) Agile Business Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Business Intelligence Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Lead Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) HTML
1 1 (7.69%) CSS
1 1 (7.69%) Java EE
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.69%) Windows
1 1 (7.69%) Linux
1 1 (7.69%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) Business Analysis
2 4 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (23.08%) Change Management
4 2 (15.38%) Performance Testing
4 2 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (15.38%) Programme Management
4 2 (15.38%) CRM
4 2 (15.38%) PRINCE2
4 2 (15.38%) Agile Testing
4 2 (15.38%) Automation Testing
5 1 (7.69%) Line Management
5 1 (7.69%) Analytics
5 1 (7.69%) User Stories
5 1 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (7.69%) Test Strategy
5 1 (7.69%) Capacity Management
5 1 (7.69%) Project Management
5 1 (7.69%) Regression Testing
5 1 (7.69%) Workflow
5 1 (7.69%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 3 (23.08%) Java
2 2 (15.38%) Ruby
2 2 (15.38%) PHP
2 2 (15.38%) Python
2 2 (15.38%) C#
3 1 (7.69%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (30.77%) ISEB
2 3 (23.08%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (38.46%) QA
2 1 (7.69%) SLA
Systems Management
1 2 (15.38%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (7.69%) Tableau
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft
1 1 (7.69%) HP
1 1 (7.69%) Oracle
1 1 (7.69%) SAP
1 1 (7.69%) Teradata
1 1 (7.69%) Kalido
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