The table below looks at the statistics for User Acceptance Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited User Acceptance Testing over the 3 months to 28 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
England / North East
Rank 58 64 73
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +9
Permanent jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 10 11 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 1.57% 1.82% 1.23%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.82% 2.03% 1.40%
Number of salaries quoted 10 10 8
Median salary £33,500 £35,000 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.28% -44.00%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
North East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
550 543 642
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 86.48% 90.05% 87.82%
Number of salaries quoted 493 465 547
Median salary £35,000 £40,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £27,079
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £61,215 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

User Acceptance Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

The demand trend of job ads across the North East region citing User Acceptance Testing as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

User Acceptance Testing Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

User Acceptance Testing
Salary Trend in the North East

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

User Acceptance Testing Salary Trend in the North East

User Acceptance Testing
Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing User Acceptance Testing within the North East region over the 3 months to 28 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Durham - 6 £33,500 - 1
Tyne and Wear -3 2 £39,217 +12.04% 1
Northumberland - 2 £32,500 -
User Acceptance Testing
England

User Acceptance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 28 February 2017, IT jobs citing User Acceptance Testing also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the North East region with a requirement for User Acceptance Testing.

1 7 (53.85%) QA
2 6 (46.15%) Finance
2 6 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (38.46%) Java
3 5 (38.46%) Manual Testing
3 5 (38.46%) Test Strategy
3 5 (38.46%) Functional Testing
4 4 (30.77%) Web Services
4 4 (30.77%) Regression Testing
5 3 (23.08%) Business Analysis
5 3 (23.08%) HP
5 3 (23.08%) ISEB
5 3 (23.08%) Project Management
5 3 (23.08%) User Stories
5 3 (23.08%) Test Planning
5 3 (23.08%) System Testing
5 3 (23.08%) HP Quality Center
5 3 (23.08%) ISTQB
6 2 (15.38%) Marketing
6 2 (15.38%) JIRA
6 2 (15.38%) Selenium
6 2 (15.38%) Digital Marketing
6 2 (15.38%) Test Management
6 2 (15.38%) Test Scripting
6 2 (15.38%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (15.38%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 2 (15.38%) Test Automation
6 2 (15.38%) Process Improvement
6 2 (15.38%) Issue Tracking
6 2 (15.38%) ERP

User Acceptance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (7.69%) CMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 2 (15.38%) JIRA
1 2 (15.38%) Selenium
General
1 6 (46.15%) Finance
2 2 (15.38%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (30.77%) Analyst
1 4 (30.77%) Tester
2 3 (23.08%) QA Tester
2 3 (23.08%) Test Leader
3 2 (15.38%) QA Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Applications Support
4 1 (7.69%) Applications Support Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Automation Tester
4 1 (7.69%) Business Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Business Support Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Financial Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Implementation Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) QA Automation Tester
4 1 (7.69%) QA Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) QA Test Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Support Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Test Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) UAT Lead
4 1 (7.69%) UAT Test Lead
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (30.77%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (7.69%) iPad
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (38.46%) Functional Testing
2 5 (38.46%) Manual Testing
2 5 (38.46%) Test Strategy
3 4 (30.77%) Regression Testing
4 3 (23.08%) Business Analysis
4 3 (23.08%) Project Management
4 3 (23.08%) System Testing
4 3 (23.08%) Test Planning
4 3 (23.08%) User Stories
5 2 (15.38%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (15.38%) Digital Marketing
5 2 (15.38%) ERP
5 2 (15.38%) Issue Tracking
5 2 (15.38%) People Management
5 2 (15.38%) Process Improvement
5 2 (15.38%) Test Automation
5 2 (15.38%) Test Management
5 2 (15.38%) Test Scripting
6 1 (7.69%) Service Design
Programming Languages
1 5 (38.46%) Java
2 1 (7.69%) PL/SQL
2 1 (7.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (23.08%) ISEB
1 3 (23.08%) ISTQB
2 2 (15.38%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (53.85%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (23.08%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (23.08%) HP
2 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
3 1 (7.69%) Avaya
3 1 (7.69%) Oracle
3 1 (7.69%) VMware
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