The table below looks at the statistics for User Acceptance Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Northamptonshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited User Acceptance Testing over the 3 months to 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Rank 58 68 52
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -16
Permanent jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 24 13 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 2.57% 1.40% 2.35%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.95% 1.72% 3.12%
Number of salaries quoted 23 12 13
Average salary £27,500 £37,500 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.66% +19.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £35,250 £26,670
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £54,250 £34,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,250
% change year-on-year
- +1.91%
User Acceptance Testing
East Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Northamptonshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Northamptonshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
814 755 481
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 87.25% 81.53% 75.51%
Number of salaries quoted 737 683 426
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

User Acceptance Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing User Acceptance Testing across the Northamptonshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

User Acceptance Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

User Acceptance Testing
Salary Trend in Northamptonshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing User Acceptance Testing across the Northamptonshire region.

User Acceptance Testing Salary Trend in Northamptonshire

User Acceptance Testing
Salary Histogram in Northamptonshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing User Acceptance Testing across the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 4 September 2015.

User Acceptance Testing Salary Histogram in Northamptonshire

User Acceptance Testing
Job Locations in Northamptonshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing User Acceptance Testing within the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 4 September 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Northampton +14 22 £27,500 -26.66%
User Acceptance Testing
East Midlands

User Acceptance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Northamptonshire 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 31 (54.39%) SQL Server
2 28 (49.12%) SQL
3 26 (45.61%) Windows
3 26 (45.61%) Microsoft
4 21 (36.84%) MS Excel
5 18 (31.58%) SharePoint
5 18 (31.58%) Stakeholder Management
5 18 (31.58%) Software Testing
5 18 (31.58%) Windows 7
5 18 (31.58%) Microsoft Azure
5 18 (31.58%) Windows Server 2008
5 18 (31.58%) Test Strategy
5 18 (31.58%) Windows 8
6 17 (29.82%) Finance
7 14 (24.56%) Test Scripting
7 14 (24.56%) System Testing
7 14 (24.56%) Operational Acceptance Testing
8 13 (22.81%) System Integration Testing
8 13 (22.81%) Continuous Improvement
9 12 (21.05%) Banking
9 12 (21.05%) Degree
10 11 (19.30%) Unit Testing
10 11 (19.30%) Demand Management
11 10 (17.54%) Test Management
11 10 (17.54%) QA
12 9 (15.79%) Configuration Management
12 9 (15.79%) Project Management
12 9 (15.79%) C#
12 9 (15.79%) .NET
12 9 (15.79%) Agile Software Development

User Acceptance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Northamptonshire 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 (31.58%) SharePoint
Applications
1 21 (36.84%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 18 (31.58%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (54.39%) SQL Server
2 7 (12.28%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (7.02%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (7.02%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 3 (5.26%) SAP HANA
4 3 (5.26%) BusinessObjects
4 3 (5.26%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 1 (1.75%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (1.75%) Cucumber
General
1 17 (29.82%) Finance
2 12 (21.05%) Banking
Job Titles
1 36 (63.16%) Analyst
2 16 (28.07%) Support Analyst
3 15 (26.32%) Test Analyst
4 14 (24.56%) Test Manager
5 10 (17.54%) Applications Support
6 8 (14.04%) Applications Support Analyst
6 8 (14.04%) Software Support Analyst
6 8 (14.04%) QA Analyst
7 5 (8.77%) Business Analyst
8 4 (7.02%) Tester
9 3 (5.26%) Consultant
9 3 (5.26%) SAP Consultant
9 3 (5.26%) QA Tester
9 3 (5.26%) SAP Business Analyst
9 3 (5.26%) Lead Test Analyst
9 3 (5.26%) SAP BW Consultant
10 2 (3.51%) Software Test Analyst
10 2 (3.51%) Senior Analyst
10 2 (3.51%) Software Tester
10 2 (3.51%) Senior Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (15.79%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (1.75%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 26 (45.61%) Windows
2 18 (31.58%) Windows Server 2008
2 18 (31.58%) Windows 7
2 18 (31.58%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (31.58%) Stakeholder Management
1 18 (31.58%) Software Testing
1 18 (31.58%) Test Strategy
2 14 (24.56%) System Testing
2 14 (24.56%) Test Scripting
2 14 (24.56%) Operational Acceptance Testing
3 13 (22.81%) System Integration Testing
3 13 (22.81%) Continuous Improvement
4 11 (19.30%) Demand Management
4 11 (19.30%) Unit Testing
5 10 (17.54%) Test Management
6 9 (15.79%) Manual Testing
6 9 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (15.79%) Automated Testing
6 9 (15.79%) Configuration Management
6 9 (15.79%) Project Management
7 7 (12.28%) ERP
7 7 (12.28%) Business Intelligence
8 3 (5.26%) BPR
8 3 (5.26%) GAP Analysis
Programming Languages
1 28 (49.12%) SQL
2 9 (15.79%) C#
3 3 (5.26%) ABAP
4 1 (1.75%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (21.05%) Degree
2 6 (10.53%) ISEB
3 2 (3.51%) ISTQB
4 1 (1.75%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (17.54%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (3.51%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 26 (45.61%) Microsoft
2 7 (12.28%) SAP