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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Rank 60 45 51
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +6
Permanent jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 11 10 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 1.62% 2.71% 2.25%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.00% 3.69% 2.90%
Number of salaries quoted 11 9 10
Average salary £37,500 £31,500 £51,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.04% -38.83%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +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
551 271 345
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 81.39% 73.44% 77.70%
Number of salaries quoted 510 256 308
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £30,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £59,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 29 August 2014.

User Acceptance Testing Salary Histogram in Northampton

User Acceptance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 10 (45.45%) Test Scripting
2 8 (36.36%) Finance
3 7 (31.82%) QA
4 6 (27.27%) ISEB
4 6 (27.27%) Test Management
5 5 (22.73%) SQL
6 4 (18.18%) Six Sigma
6 4 (18.18%) BPR
6 4 (18.18%) Project Management
6 4 (18.18%) Risk Management
6 4 (18.18%) Lean Six Sigma
6 4 (18.18%) Six Sigma Green Belt
6 4 (18.18%) Process Management
6 4 (18.18%) Change Management
6 4 (18.18%) Banking
6 4 (18.18%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (13.64%) Test Strategy
7 3 (13.64%) Oracle
7 3 (13.64%) UNIX
8 2 (9.09%) Microsoft
8 2 (9.09%) Business Analysis
8 2 (9.09%) ISTQB
8 2 (9.09%) Degree
8 2 (9.09%) System Testing
8 2 (9.09%) V-Model
8 2 (9.09%) Systems Analysis
8 2 (9.09%) Regression Testing
9 1 (4.55%) Team Foundation Server
9 1 (4.55%) HP Quality Center
9 1 (4.55%) SharePoint 2010

User Acceptance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 (4.55%) SharePoint
1 1 (4.55%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 1 (4.55%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.55%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (4.55%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (4.55%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Visual Studio
1 1 (4.55%) Oracle Forms
1 1 (4.55%) ProC
1 1 (4.55%) Oracle APEX
1 1 (4.55%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 8 (36.36%) Finance
2 4 (18.18%) Banking
Job Titles
1 13 (59.09%) Analyst
2 8 (36.36%) Test Analyst
3 3 (13.64%) Business Analyst
3 3 (13.64%) Process Manager
3 3 (13.64%) Developer
4 2 (9.09%) DBA
4 2 (9.09%) Test Manager
4 2 (9.09%) Business Systems Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) Systems Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) Administrator
5 1 (4.55%) Process Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Oracle Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Test Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Analyst Developer
5 1 (4.55%) SQL Developer
5 1 (4.55%) SQL DBA
5 1 (4.55%) Oracle Analyst Programmer
5 1 (4.55%) QA Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Developer Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Lead Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.55%) CSS
1 1 (4.55%) Velocity
Operating Systems
1 3 (13.64%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (45.45%) Test Scripting
2 6 (27.27%) Test Management
3 4 (18.18%) Lean Six Sigma
3 4 (18.18%) Continuous Improvement
3 4 (18.18%) Six Sigma
3 4 (18.18%) BPR
3 4 (18.18%) Project Management
3 4 (18.18%) Process Management
3 4 (18.18%) Change Management
3 4 (18.18%) Risk Management
4 3 (13.64%) Test Strategy
5 2 (9.09%) System Testing
5 2 (9.09%) V-Model
5 2 (9.09%) Systems Analysis
5 2 (9.09%) Business Analysis
5 2 (9.09%) Regression Testing
6 1 (4.55%) Software Testing
6 1 (4.55%) ERP
6 1 (4.55%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 5 (22.73%) SQL
2 1 (4.55%) C
2 1 (4.55%) JavaScript
2 1 (4.55%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (27.27%) ISEB
2 4 (18.18%) Six Sigma Green Belt
3 2 (9.09%) ISTQB
3 2 (9.09%) Degree
4 1 (4.55%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (31.82%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (4.55%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (13.64%) Oracle
2 2 (9.09%) Microsoft