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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Rank 71 50 51
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +1
Permanent jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 10 5 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 1.36% 1.18% 1.74%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.60% 1.58% 2.09%
Number of salaries quoted 10 5 8
Average salary £41,250 £40,000 £36,230
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.12% +10.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,257 £28,400 £26,441
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £40,000 £51,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +6.66%
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
624 316 383
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 84.55% 74.88% 83.26%
Number of salaries quoted 602 291 365
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £60,000
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 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 24 October 2014.

User Acceptance Testing Salary Histogram in Northampton

User Acceptance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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 9 (36.00%) Finance
1 9 (36.00%) Test Scripting
2 8 (32.00%) Banking
3 6 (24.00%) SQL
4 5 (20.00%) ISEB
4 5 (20.00%) HP Quality Center
5 4 (16.00%) Six Sigma Green Belt
5 4 (16.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 4 (16.00%) Test Strategy
5 4 (16.00%) Performance Metrics
5 4 (16.00%) Oracle
5 4 (16.00%) UNIX
5 4 (16.00%) Six Sigma
5 4 (16.00%) BPR
5 4 (16.00%) Project Management
5 4 (16.00%) Retail
5 4 (16.00%) Process Management
5 4 (16.00%) Change Management
5 4 (16.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (16.00%) QA
5 4 (16.00%) Lean Six Sigma
5 4 (16.00%) ISTQB
5 4 (16.00%) Retail Banking
5 4 (16.00%) Degree
6 3 (12.00%) System Testing
6 3 (12.00%) Performance Management
6 3 (12.00%) V-Model
6 3 (12.00%) Regression Testing
6 3 (12.00%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (12.00%) Agile Software Development

User Acceptance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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 1 (4.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (4.00%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 1 (4.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (4.00%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (4.00%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 2 (8.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (4.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (4.00%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (4.00%) ProC
2 1 (4.00%) Oracle APEX
General
1 9 (36.00%) Finance
2 8 (32.00%) Banking
3 4 (16.00%) Retail
3 4 (16.00%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 13 (52.00%) Analyst
2 7 (28.00%) Test Analyst
3 4 (16.00%) Test Manager
3 4 (16.00%) Project Manager
3 4 (16.00%) Business Analyst
3 4 (16.00%) Test Project Manager
4 3 (12.00%) Process Manager
4 3 (12.00%) Developer
4 3 (12.00%) Business Systems Analyst
4 3 (12.00%) Systems Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) Tester
5 2 (8.00%) Administrator
5 2 (8.00%) Test Leader
5 2 (8.00%) DBA
6 1 (4.00%) Business Process Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) Analyst Programmer
6 1 (4.00%) Programmer
6 1 (4.00%) Lead Tester
6 1 (4.00%) Process Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.00%) CSS
1 1 (4.00%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.00%) Performance Metrics
2 3 (12.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (16.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (36.00%) Test Scripting
2 4 (16.00%) Lean Six Sigma
2 4 (16.00%) Six Sigma
2 4 (16.00%) BPR
2 4 (16.00%) Project Management
2 4 (16.00%) Process Management
2 4 (16.00%) Change Management
2 4 (16.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (16.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 4 (16.00%) Test Strategy
3 3 (12.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (12.00%) Regression Testing
3 3 (12.00%) Test Management
3 3 (12.00%) System Testing
3 3 (12.00%) Performance Management
3 3 (12.00%) V-Model
4 2 (8.00%) Systems Analysis
4 2 (8.00%) Business Analysis
5 1 (4.00%) Software Testing
5 1 (4.00%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 6 (24.00%) SQL
2 1 (4.00%) C
2 1 (4.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (4.00%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (20.00%) ISEB
2 4 (16.00%) ISTQB
2 4 (16.00%) Degree
2 4 (16.00%) Six Sigma Green Belt
3 1 (4.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (16.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 5 (20.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (16.00%) Oracle
2 2 (8.00%) Microsoft