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

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Rank 32 52 67
Rank change year-on-year
+20 +15
Permanent jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 37 5 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 6.78% 1.05% 1.36%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.69% 1.18% 1.51%
Number of salaries quoted 25 5 3
Average salary £37,500 £34,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.69% -16.86%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,100 £26,200 £34,300
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £39,600 £44,300
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
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
481 423 530
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 88.10% 88.49% 89.98%
Number of salaries quoted 384 366 468
Average salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 8 February 2016.

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 8 February 2016. 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
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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 +24 33 £40,000 +15.94% 2
Birkenhead - 4 £34,000 - 1
User Acceptance Testing
North West

User Acceptance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 26 (57.78%) SQL Server
2 21 (46.67%) ITIL
3 19 (42.22%) Selenium
4 18 (40.00%) Wealth Management
4 18 (40.00%) JIRA
4 18 (40.00%) Banking
4 18 (40.00%) Microsoft
5 17 (37.78%) Finance
5 17 (37.78%) Defect Management
6 16 (35.56%) Automated Testing
7 15 (33.33%) Degree
7 15 (33.33%) .NET
8 14 (31.11%) Analytical Skills
9 13 (28.89%) Agile Software Development
10 12 (26.67%) Java
10 12 (26.67%) QA
11 11 (24.44%) ISTQB
11 11 (24.44%) MS Office
11 11 (24.44%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 10 (22.22%) C
12 10 (22.22%) Service Delivery
12 10 (22.22%) Change Management
12 10 (22.22%) Reuters
12 10 (22.22%) Bloomberg
12 10 (22.22%) SLA
12 10 (22.22%) Data Analysis
12 10 (22.22%) Mathematics
12 10 (22.22%) Credit Risk
12 10 (22.22%) Manual Testing
12 10 (22.22%) Time Management

User Acceptance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 5 (11.11%) CMS
1 5 (11.11%) Tomcat
2 2 (4.44%) Apache
3 1 (2.22%) SharePoint
Applications
1 11 (24.44%) MS Office
2 4 (8.89%) MS Visio
3 1 (2.22%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.22%) MS PowerPoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (57.78%) SQL Server
2 10 (22.22%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (15.56%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 19 (42.22%) Selenium
2 18 (40.00%) JIRA
3 6 (13.33%) WebDriver
4 2 (4.44%) Cucumber
4 2 (4.44%) Gerrit
4 2 (4.44%) Git (software)
4 2 (4.44%) Jenkins
4 2 (4.44%) JMeter
4 2 (4.44%) Mercurial
5 1 (2.22%) HP UFT
5 1 (2.22%) Rational Functional Tester
5 1 (2.22%) SilkTest
5 1 (2.22%) SpecFlow
General
1 18 (40.00%) Banking
2 17 (37.78%) Finance
3 4 (8.89%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 37 (82.22%) Analyst
2 14 (31.11%) Test Analyst
3 12 (26.67%) Applications Support
3 12 (26.67%) Applications Support Analyst
3 12 (26.67%) Support Analyst
4 9 (20.00%) QA Analyst
4 9 (20.00%) QA Engineer
4 9 (20.00%) QA Test Analyst
4 9 (20.00%) Tester
5 8 (17.78%) Banking Analyst
6 7 (15.56%) QA Test Engineer
6 7 (15.56%) QA Tester
6 7 (15.56%) Selenium Tester
6 7 (15.56%) Test Engineer
7 6 (13.33%) Java Engineer
7 6 (13.33%) Selenium Test Analyst
7 6 (13.33%) Web Analyst
7 6 (13.33%) Web Test Analyst
8 5 (11.11%) Systems Analyst
9 4 (8.89%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (33.33%) .NET
2 5 (11.11%) Web Services
3 4 (8.89%) Middleware
4 1 (2.22%) Gherkin
4 1 (2.22%) HTML
4 1 (2.22%) SOAP
4 1 (2.22%) XBRL
4 1 (2.22%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 14 (31.11%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (22.22%) Credit Risk
2 10 (22.22%) Mathematics
2 10 (22.22%) SWIFT
3 5 (11.11%) Computer Science
3 5 (11.11%) Data Integration
4 4 (8.89%) Life Science
4 4 (8.89%) Management Information System
4 4 (8.89%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 7 (15.56%) Windows
1 7 (15.56%) Windows Server 2012
2 5 (11.11%) Windows Server
3 1 (2.22%) Linux
3 1 (2.22%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (46.67%) ITIL
2 18 (40.00%) Wealth Management
3 17 (37.78%) Defect Management
4 16 (35.56%) Automated Testing
5 13 (28.89%) Agile Software Development
6 10 (22.22%) Change Management
6 10 (22.22%) Data Analysis
6 10 (22.22%) Functional Testing
6 10 (22.22%) Manual Testing
6 10 (22.22%) Service Delivery
6 10 (22.22%) Time Management
7 9 (20.00%) Automation Testing
7 9 (20.00%) MVC
7 9 (20.00%) QA Automation
7 9 (20.00%) Regression Testing
7 9 (20.00%) Workflow
8 8 (17.78%) PRINCE2
9 7 (15.56%) ITIL V3
9 7 (15.56%) Release Management
9 7 (15.56%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 12 (26.67%) Java
2 10 (22.22%) C
3 2 (4.44%) Ruby
4 1 (2.22%) C#
4 1 (2.22%) SQL
4 1 (2.22%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 15 (33.33%) Degree
2 11 (24.44%) ISTQB
2 11 (24.44%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 8 (17.78%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 5 (11.11%) HND
5 4 (8.89%) PMI Certification
5 4 (8.89%) PMP
6 2 (4.44%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (26.67%) QA
2 10 (22.22%) SLA
Vendors
1 18 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 10 (22.22%) Bloomberg
2 10 (22.22%) Reuters
3 5 (11.11%) HP
3 5 (11.11%) OpenText
3 5 (11.11%) Telerik
4 3 (6.67%) SimCorp
5 1 (2.22%) Oracle
5 1 (2.22%) SAP
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