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 1 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Rank 41 58 44
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -14
Permanent jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 32 18 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 4.81% 2.69% 3.62%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.50% 3.15% 4.62%
Number of salaries quoted 32 18 11
Average salary £31,250 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.71% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £30,300 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £46,250 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
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
582 571 303
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 87.52% 85.35% 78.29%
Number of salaries quoted 515 526 282
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 £32,500 £28,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.25%

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 1 July 2015.

User Acceptance Testing Salary Histogram in Northampton

User Acceptance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 (50.00%) SQL
2 29 (48.33%) SQL Server
3 26 (43.33%) Microsoft
4 25 (41.67%) Windows
5 21 (35.00%) MS Excel
6 18 (30.00%) SharePoint
6 18 (30.00%) Finance
6 18 (30.00%) Software Testing
6 18 (30.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 18 (30.00%) Windows 7
6 18 (30.00%) Microsoft Azure
6 18 (30.00%) Windows 8
7 17 (28.33%) Test Strategy
8 16 (26.67%) Stakeholder Management
9 14 (23.33%) Test Management
10 13 (21.67%) Test Scripting
10 13 (21.67%) System Testing
10 13 (21.67%) Demand Management
10 13 (21.67%) Continuous Improvement
10 13 (21.67%) Operational Acceptance Testing
10 13 (21.67%) System Integration Testing
11 12 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
11 12 (20.00%) Banking
11 12 (20.00%) Degree
12 11 (18.33%) QA
12 11 (18.33%) Configuration Management
12 11 (18.33%) Project Management
13 10 (16.67%) .NET
13 10 (16.67%) Automated Testing
13 10 (16.67%) Unit Testing

User Acceptance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 (30.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 21 (35.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 18 (30.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (48.33%) SQL Server
2 8 (13.33%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (6.67%) Star Schema
3 4 (6.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (6.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (3.33%) SAP HANA
4 2 (3.33%) BusinessObjects
4 2 (3.33%) SAP BW
5 1 (1.67%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 3 (5.00%) Cucumber
2 1 (1.67%) SoapUI
2 1 (1.67%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.67%) Selenium
2 1 (1.67%) WebDriver
General
1 18 (30.00%) Finance
2 12 (20.00%) Banking
3 4 (6.67%) Retail
4 2 (3.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 35 (58.33%) Analyst
2 15 (25.00%) Test Analyst
3 14 (23.33%) Applications Support
4 13 (21.67%) Support Analyst
4 13 (21.67%) Test Manager
5 9 (15.00%) Applications Support Analyst
6 7 (11.67%) QA Analyst
6 7 (11.67%) Business Analyst
7 6 (10.00%) 1st Line Support
8 4 (6.67%) Software Support Analyst
9 3 (5.00%) SAP Business Analyst
9 3 (5.00%) Tester
9 3 (5.00%) Lead Test Analyst
10 2 (3.33%) Software Test Analyst
10 2 (3.33%) Support Specialist
10 2 (3.33%) Consultant
10 2 (3.33%) Applications Specialist
10 2 (3.33%) SAP BW Consultant
10 2 (3.33%) Senior Analyst
10 2 (3.33%) Technical Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (16.67%) .NET
2 1 (1.67%) SOAP
2 1 (1.67%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.67%) Blog
2 3 (5.00%) Mobile App
2 3 (5.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.67%) PMI
3 1 (1.67%) User Experience
3 1 (1.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 25 (41.67%) Windows
2 18 (30.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 18 (30.00%) Windows 7
2 18 (30.00%) Windows 8
3 3 (5.00%) Apple iOS
3 3 (5.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (30.00%) Software Testing
2 17 (28.33%) Test Strategy
3 16 (26.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 14 (23.33%) Test Management
5 13 (21.67%) Test Scripting
5 13 (21.67%) System Testing
5 13 (21.67%) Demand Management
5 13 (21.67%) Continuous Improvement
5 13 (21.67%) Operational Acceptance Testing
5 13 (21.67%) System Integration Testing
6 12 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
7 11 (18.33%) Configuration Management
7 11 (18.33%) Project Management
8 10 (16.67%) Automated Testing
8 10 (16.67%) Unit Testing
8 10 (16.67%) Manual Testing
9 7 (11.67%) ERP
10 6 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
11 4 (6.67%) Business Analysis
12 3 (5.00%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 30 (50.00%) SQL
2 8 (13.33%) C#
3 2 (3.33%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 12 (20.00%) Degree
2 8 (13.33%) ISEB
3 3 (5.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (3.33%) ISTQB
5 1 (1.67%) PMI Certification
5 1 (1.67%) CSQA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (18.33%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.67%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 26 (43.33%) Microsoft
2 5 (8.33%) SAP
3 3 (5.00%) Google
4 2 (3.33%) Business Objects
5 1 (1.67%) MKS
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