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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited User Acceptance Testing over the 3 months to 23 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Rank 78 47 58
Rank change year-on-year
-31 +11
Permanent jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 5 16 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 0.61% 2.50% 1.23%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.73% 3.05% 1.68%
Number of salaries quoted 5 4 6
Average salary £36,500 £27,554 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+32.46% -4.98%
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +6.66%
User Acceptance Testing
England

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
681 525 476
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 82.75% 81.90% 73.34%
Number of salaries quoted 532 464 411
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £22,400
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £56,730 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

User Acceptance Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing User Acceptance Testing across the North East region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing User Acceptance Testing within the North East region over the 3 months to 23 October 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
Tyne and Wear -31 4 £36,500 +32.46% 1
User Acceptance Testing
England

User Acceptance Testing
Top 19 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, IT jobs across the North East 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 4 (80.00%) Regression Testing
1 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (80.00%) Software Testing
1 4 (80.00%) ISTQB
2 3 (60.00%) Performance Testing
2 3 (60.00%) ITIL
2 3 (60.00%) HP
2 3 (60.00%) C#
2 3 (60.00%) C++
2 3 (60.00%) VB
2 3 (60.00%) .NET
2 3 (60.00%) BizTalk Server
2 3 (60.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (60.00%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (60.00%) ITIL V3
3 1 (20.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (20.00%) XML
3 1 (20.00%) ISEB
3 1 (20.00%) Test Scripting

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

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, IT jobs across the North East 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 3 (60.00%) BizTalk Server
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Test Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Agile Test Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Author
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Author
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) .NET
2 1 (20.00%) XML
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Regression Testing
1 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (80.00%) Software Testing
2 3 (60.00%) Performance Testing
2 3 (60.00%) ITIL
2 3 (60.00%) ITIL V3
3 1 (20.00%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) C#
1 3 (60.00%) C++
1 3 (60.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) ISTQB
2 3 (60.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (20.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (20.00%) ISEB
Systems Management
1 3 (60.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) HP
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