The table below looks at the statistics for User Acceptance Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Northampton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited User Acceptance Testing over the 3 months to 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Rank 44 61 37
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -24
Permanent jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 26 14 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 3.84% 2.12% 3.80%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.41% 2.54% 4.85%
Number of salaries quoted 25 14 10
Average salary £30,000 £37,500 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +17.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £28,700 £28,750
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £51,250 £38,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%
User Acceptance Testing
Northamptonshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Northampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
589 551 268
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 87.00% 83.48% 78.36%
Number of salaries quoted 540 510 250
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.65%

User Acceptance Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing User Acceptance Testing across the Northampton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

User Acceptance Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

User Acceptance Testing
Salary Trend in Northampton

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

User Acceptance Testing Salary Trend in Northampton

User Acceptance Testing
Salary Histogram in Northampton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing User Acceptance Testing across the Northampton region over the 3 months to 4 August 2015.

User Acceptance Testing Salary Histogram in Northampton

User Acceptance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the Northampton 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 30 (50.85%) SQL
1 30 (50.85%) SQL Server
2 26 (44.07%) Windows
2 26 (44.07%) Microsoft
3 21 (35.59%) MS Excel
4 18 (30.51%) SharePoint
4 18 (30.51%) Stakeholder Management
4 18 (30.51%) Software Testing
4 18 (30.51%) Windows 7
4 18 (30.51%) Microsoft Azure
4 18 (30.51%) Windows Server 2008
4 18 (30.51%) Windows 8
4 18 (30.51%) Test Strategy
5 17 (28.81%) Finance
6 15 (25.42%) Test Management
7 14 (23.73%) Degree
7 14 (23.73%) Continuous Improvement
7 14 (23.73%) System Testing
7 14 (23.73%) Operational Acceptance Testing
7 14 (23.73%) System Integration Testing
7 14 (23.73%) Demand Management
8 13 (22.03%) Test Scripting
8 13 (22.03%) QA
8 13 (22.03%) Banking
9 12 (20.34%) Agile Software Development
9 12 (20.34%) Configuration Management
9 12 (20.34%) Project Management
10 11 (18.64%) .NET
10 11 (18.64%) Unit Testing
11 10 (16.95%) Automated Testing

User Acceptance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the Northampton 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 18 (30.51%) SharePoint
Applications
1 21 (35.59%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 18 (30.51%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (50.85%) SQL Server
2 7 (11.86%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (6.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (6.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 3 (5.08%) SAP HANA
4 3 (5.08%) BusinessObjects
4 3 (5.08%) SAP BW
5 1 (1.69%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 2 (3.39%) Cucumber
2 1 (1.69%) SoapUI
2 1 (1.69%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.69%) Selenium
2 1 (1.69%) WebDriver
General
1 17 (28.81%) Finance
2 13 (22.03%) Banking
3 1 (1.69%) Retail
Job Titles
1 34 (57.63%) Analyst
2 15 (25.42%) Test Analyst
3 14 (23.73%) Test Manager
3 14 (23.73%) Support Analyst
4 10 (16.95%) Applications Support
5 8 (13.56%) Software Support Analyst
5 8 (13.56%) QA Analyst
6 6 (10.17%) Applications Support Analyst
7 5 (8.47%) Business Analyst
8 4 (6.78%) Tester
8 4 (6.78%) 1st Line Support
9 3 (5.08%) SAP BW Consultant
9 3 (5.08%) Consultant
9 3 (5.08%) Lead Test Analyst
9 3 (5.08%) SAP Business Analyst
9 3 (5.08%) SAP Consultant
10 2 (3.39%) Senior Test Analyst
10 2 (3.39%) QA Tester
10 2 (3.39%) Software Test Analyst
10 2 (3.39%) Applications Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (18.64%) .NET
2 1 (1.69%) SOAP
2 1 (1.69%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.08%) Computer Science
1 3 (5.08%) Mobile App
2 1 (1.69%) PMI
2 1 (1.69%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 26 (44.07%) Windows
2 18 (30.51%) Windows Server 2008
2 18 (30.51%) Windows 7
2 18 (30.51%) Windows 8
3 3 (5.08%) Apple iOS
3 3 (5.08%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (30.51%) Stakeholder Management
1 18 (30.51%) Software Testing
1 18 (30.51%) Test Strategy
2 15 (25.42%) Test Management
3 14 (23.73%) System Testing
3 14 (23.73%) Demand Management
3 14 (23.73%) Operational Acceptance Testing
3 14 (23.73%) System Integration Testing
3 14 (23.73%) Continuous Improvement
4 13 (22.03%) Test Scripting
5 12 (20.34%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (20.34%) Configuration Management
5 12 (20.34%) Project Management
6 11 (18.64%) Unit Testing
7 10 (16.95%) Manual Testing
7 10 (16.95%) Automated Testing
8 7 (11.86%) Business Intelligence
8 7 (11.86%) ERP
9 3 (5.08%) PRINCE2
9 3 (5.08%) GAP Analysis
Programming Languages
1 30 (50.85%) SQL
2 9 (15.25%) C#
3 3 (5.08%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 14 (23.73%) Degree
2 8 (13.56%) ISEB
3 3 (5.08%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (3.39%) ISTQB
5 1 (1.69%) PMI Certification
5 1 (1.69%) CSQA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (22.03%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.69%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 26 (44.07%) Microsoft
2 6 (10.17%) SAP
3 3 (5.08%) Google
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