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

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Rank 59 64 64
Rank change year-on-year
+5 0
Permanent jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 16 5 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 2.04% 0.72% 1.09%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.38% 0.90% 1.29%
Number of salaries quoted 15 2 6
Average salary £35,000 £38,750 £31,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.67% +24.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,700 £37,750 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £43,900 £39,750 £37,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +6.66%
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
673 555 543
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 85.62% 80.09% 84.45%
Number of salaries quoted 624 491 495
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 27 January 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 27 January 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 +5 15 £35,000 - 3
User Acceptance Testing
East Midlands

User Acceptance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 10 (34.48%) Finance
2 9 (31.03%) Test Scripting
3 8 (27.59%) Banking
3 8 (27.59%) Retail
3 8 (27.59%) Stakeholder Management
4 7 (24.14%) Manual Testing
4 7 (24.14%) HP Quality Center
4 7 (24.14%) BDD
5 6 (20.69%) Cucumber
5 6 (20.69%) Automation Testing
5 6 (20.69%) QA
5 6 (20.69%) Automated Testing
5 6 (20.69%) Retail Banking
6 5 (17.24%) ISTQB
6 5 (17.24%) Performance Management
6 5 (17.24%) SQL
6 5 (17.24%) ISEB
6 5 (17.24%) Project Management
6 5 (17.24%) Test Strategy
7 4 (13.79%) Test Management
8 3 (10.34%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (10.34%) Degree
8 3 (10.34%) Microsoft
8 3 (10.34%) MS Excel
8 3 (10.34%) SharePoint
9 2 (6.90%) Windows 8
9 2 (6.90%) SQL Server
9 2 (6.90%) Windows
9 2 (6.90%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (6.90%) Windows 7

User Acceptance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 3 (10.34%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.45%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 3 (10.34%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.90%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (3.45%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.90%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.45%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (3.45%) Star Schema
2 1 (3.45%) QlikView
2 1 (3.45%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (20.69%) Cucumber
2 1 (3.45%) Visual Studio
2 1 (3.45%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 10 (34.48%) Finance
2 8 (27.59%) Banking
2 8 (27.59%) Retail
3 6 (20.69%) Retail Banking
4 2 (6.90%) Marketing
5 1 (3.45%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 16 (55.17%) Analyst
2 9 (31.03%) Test Manager
3 7 (24.14%) Test Analyst
4 5 (17.24%) Project Manager
4 5 (17.24%) Test Leader
4 5 (17.24%) Test Project Manager
5 4 (13.79%) QA Analyst
6 3 (10.34%) UAT Manager
6 3 (10.34%) Business Analyst
6 3 (10.34%) Senior Analyst
6 3 (10.34%) Senior Test Analyst
7 2 (6.90%) Applications Support Analyst
7 2 (6.90%) Senior Manager
7 2 (6.90%) Support Analyst
7 2 (6.90%) Applications Support
7 2 (6.90%) Developer
7 2 (6.90%) UAT Test Manager
7 2 (6.90%) Senior Test Manager
8 1 (3.45%) 1st Line Support Analyst
8 1 (3.45%) SharePoint Developer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.45%) Blog
1 1 (3.45%) User Experience
1 1 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.90%) Windows
1 2 (6.90%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (6.90%) Windows 7
1 2 (6.90%) Windows 8
2 1 (3.45%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (31.03%) Test Scripting
2 8 (27.59%) Stakeholder Management
3 7 (24.14%) Manual Testing
3 7 (24.14%) BDD
4 6 (20.69%) Automated Testing
4 6 (20.69%) Automation Testing
5 5 (17.24%) Test Strategy
5 5 (17.24%) Project Management
5 5 (17.24%) Performance Management
6 4 (13.79%) Test Management
7 3 (10.34%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (6.90%) Business Analysis
8 2 (6.90%) Software Testing
9 1 (3.45%) Requirements Analysis
9 1 (3.45%) Use Case
9 1 (3.45%) Performance Testing
9 1 (3.45%) Unit Testing
9 1 (3.45%) Regression Testing
9 1 (3.45%) GAP Analysis
9 1 (3.45%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (17.24%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (17.24%) ISEB
1 5 (17.24%) ISTQB
2 3 (10.34%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (20.69%) QA
Systems Management
1 7 (24.14%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (10.34%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.45%) Cognizant
2 1 (3.45%) MKS
2 1 (3.45%) Oracle
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