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 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Rank 51 54 51
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -3
Permanent jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 13 3 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 2.30% 0.63% 1.32%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.71% 0.79% 1.52%
Number of salaries quoted 12 0 6
Average salary £35,000 - £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,300 - £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,250 - £37,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +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
480 379 396
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 84.96% 79.96% 86.84%
Number of salaries quoted 462 340 364
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £28,400 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 23 January 2015.

User Acceptance Testing Salary Histogram in Northampton

User Acceptance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 7 (30.43%) Finance
1 7 (30.43%) Test Scripting
2 6 (26.09%) Manual Testing
2 6 (26.09%) HP Quality Center
2 6 (26.09%) Cucumber
2 6 (26.09%) BDD
2 6 (26.09%) Automation Testing
2 6 (26.09%) Stakeholder Management
2 6 (26.09%) Banking
2 6 (26.09%) Automated Testing
3 5 (21.74%) Retail
3 5 (21.74%) ISTQB
3 5 (21.74%) ISEB
3 5 (21.74%) Project Management
3 5 (21.74%) Test Strategy
3 5 (21.74%) Performance Management
3 5 (21.74%) Retail Banking
3 5 (21.74%) QA
4 4 (17.39%) SQL
5 3 (13.04%) MS Excel
5 3 (13.04%) SharePoint
5 3 (13.04%) Microsoft
5 3 (13.04%) Test Management
6 2 (8.70%) Degree
6 2 (8.70%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (8.70%) Windows 8
6 2 (8.70%) Windows 7
6 2 (8.70%) Microsoft Azure
6 2 (8.70%) SQL Server
6 2 (8.70%) Agile Software Development

User Acceptance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 3 (13.04%) SharePoint
2 1 (4.35%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 3 (13.04%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.70%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.70%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.35%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (26.09%) Cucumber
2 1 (4.35%) Visual Studio
2 1 (4.35%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 7 (30.43%) Finance
2 6 (26.09%) Banking
3 5 (21.74%) Retail
3 5 (21.74%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 14 (60.87%) Analyst
2 7 (30.43%) Test Manager
2 7 (30.43%) Test Analyst
3 5 (21.74%) Project Manager
3 5 (21.74%) Test Project Manager
4 4 (17.39%) Test Leader
4 4 (17.39%) QA Analyst
5 3 (13.04%) Senior Analyst
5 3 (13.04%) Senior Test Analyst
6 2 (8.70%) UAT Test Manager
6 2 (8.70%) UAT Manager
6 2 (8.70%) Support Analyst
6 2 (8.70%) Applications Support
6 2 (8.70%) Applications Support Analyst
7 1 (4.35%) SharePoint Developer
7 1 (4.35%) 2nd Line Support
7 1 (4.35%) Business Analyst
7 1 (4.35%) Tester
7 1 (4.35%) Developer
7 1 (4.35%) 1st Line Support
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.70%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (8.70%) Windows 8
1 2 (8.70%) Windows 7
1 2 (8.70%) Windows
2 1 (4.35%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (30.43%) Test Scripting
2 6 (26.09%) Manual Testing
2 6 (26.09%) BDD
2 6 (26.09%) Automation Testing
2 6 (26.09%) Stakeholder Management
2 6 (26.09%) Automated Testing
3 5 (21.74%) Project Management
3 5 (21.74%) Test Strategy
3 5 (21.74%) Performance Management
4 3 (13.04%) Test Management
5 2 (8.70%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (8.70%) Software Testing
6 1 (4.35%) Requirements Analysis
6 1 (4.35%) Regression Testing
6 1 (4.35%) Coaching
6 1 (4.35%) V-Model
6 1 (4.35%) Use Case
6 1 (4.35%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (17.39%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (21.74%) ISTQB
1 5 (21.74%) ISEB
2 2 (8.70%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (21.74%) QA
Systems Management
1 6 (26.09%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (13.04%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.35%) Oracle
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Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + benefits
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