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 30 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Rank 72 45 50
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +5
Permanent jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 8 4 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 1.11% 1.01% 2.67%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.31% 1.34% 3.23%
Number of salaries quoted 8 4 13
Average salary £41,250 £36,000 £51,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.58% -30.09%
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.49% +2.66%
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
613 298 402
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 85.02% 75.06% 82.72%
Number of salaries quoted 586 282 370
Average salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 30 September 2014.

User Acceptance Testing Salary Histogram in Northampton

User Acceptance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 11 (42.31%) Test Scripting
2 10 (38.46%) Finance
3 7 (26.92%) Banking
4 6 (23.08%) ISEB
5 5 (19.23%) SQL
5 5 (19.23%) Project Management
5 5 (19.23%) QA
5 5 (19.23%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (15.38%) Test Management
6 4 (15.38%) Continuous Improvement
6 4 (15.38%) Lean Six Sigma
6 4 (15.38%) Six Sigma Green Belt
6 4 (15.38%) Process Management
6 4 (15.38%) Change Management
6 4 (15.38%) Six Sigma
6 4 (15.38%) BPR
6 4 (15.38%) Oracle
6 4 (15.38%) UNIX
7 3 (11.54%) Risk Management
7 3 (11.54%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (11.54%) Retail Banking
7 3 (11.54%) Degree
7 3 (11.54%) System Testing
7 3 (11.54%) Retail
7 3 (11.54%) ISTQB
7 3 (11.54%) HP Quality Center
7 3 (11.54%) Test Strategy
8 2 (7.69%) Business Analysis
8 2 (7.69%) Systems Analysis
8 2 (7.69%) Performance Management

User Acceptance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 (3.85%) SharePoint
1 1 (3.85%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 1 (3.85%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.85%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (3.85%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (3.85%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Visual Studio
1 1 (3.85%) Oracle Forms
1 1 (3.85%) ProC
1 1 (3.85%) Oracle APEX
1 1 (3.85%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 10 (38.46%) Finance
2 7 (26.92%) Banking
3 3 (11.54%) Retail
3 3 (11.54%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 15 (57.69%) Analyst
2 9 (34.62%) Test Analyst
3 4 (15.38%) Business Analyst
4 3 (11.54%) Project Manager
4 3 (11.54%) Developer
4 3 (11.54%) Business Systems Analyst
4 3 (11.54%) Systems Analyst
4 3 (11.54%) Test Manager
4 3 (11.54%) Process Manager
4 3 (11.54%) Test Project Manager
5 2 (7.69%) DBA
5 2 (7.69%) Administrator
6 1 (3.85%) Process Analyst
6 1 (3.85%) Oracle Developer
6 1 (3.85%) Test Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) Analyst Developer
6 1 (3.85%) SQL Developer
6 1 (3.85%) SQL DBA
6 1 (3.85%) Oracle Analyst Programmer
6 1 (3.85%) QA Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.85%) CSS
1 1 (3.85%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 5 (19.23%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (15.38%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (42.31%) Test Scripting
2 5 (19.23%) Project Management
3 4 (15.38%) Process Management
3 4 (15.38%) Change Management
3 4 (15.38%) Six Sigma
3 4 (15.38%) BPR
3 4 (15.38%) Lean Six Sigma
3 4 (15.38%) Test Management
3 4 (15.38%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (11.54%) Test Strategy
4 3 (11.54%) System Testing
4 3 (11.54%) Risk Management
4 3 (11.54%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (7.69%) Systems Analysis
5 2 (7.69%) Business Analysis
5 2 (7.69%) Performance Management
5 2 (7.69%) V-Model
5 2 (7.69%) Regression Testing
6 1 (3.85%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 5 (19.23%) SQL
2 1 (3.85%) C
2 1 (3.85%) JavaScript
2 1 (3.85%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (23.08%) ISEB
2 4 (15.38%) Six Sigma Green Belt
3 3 (11.54%) ISTQB
3 3 (11.54%) Degree
4 1 (3.85%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (19.23%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (11.54%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (15.38%) Oracle
2 2 (7.69%) Microsoft