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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Rank 54 60 45
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -15
Permanent jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 29 24 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 3.27% 2.71% 3.10%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.80% 3.28% 3.99%
Number of salaries quoted 28 23 16
Average salary £30,000 £37,500 £33,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £31,700 £29,425
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £41,500 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
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
764 731 501
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 86.23% 82.60% 77.67%
Number of salaries quoted 689 670 436
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 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,995
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.67%

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 31 July 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 31 July 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 +11 26 £30,000 -20.00% 1
User Acceptance Testing
East Midlands

User Acceptance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 33 (47.14%) SQL
1 33 (47.14%) SQL Server
2 28 (40.00%) Windows
2 28 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 24 (34.29%) Finance
4 23 (32.86%) Stakeholder Management
4 23 (32.86%) MS Excel
5 22 (31.43%) Test Strategy
6 20 (28.57%) Windows 8
6 20 (28.57%) Software Testing
6 20 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
6 20 (28.57%) Windows 7
6 20 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
6 20 (28.57%) SharePoint
7 19 (27.14%) Test Management
7 19 (27.14%) System Integration Testing
8 18 (25.71%) Continuous Improvement
8 18 (25.71%) Demand Management
8 18 (25.71%) Operational Acceptance Testing
8 18 (25.71%) System Testing
8 18 (25.71%) Banking
9 16 (22.86%) Configuration Management
9 16 (22.86%) Project Management
9 16 (22.86%) QA
10 15 (21.43%) Degree
11 14 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
11 14 (20.00%) Test Scripting
12 12 (17.14%) .NET
13 11 (15.71%) Unit Testing
14 10 (14.29%) Manual Testing

User Acceptance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 20 (28.57%) SharePoint
Applications
1 23 (32.86%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 20 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (47.14%) SQL Server
2 7 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (5.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (5.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 3 (4.29%) SAP HANA
4 3 (4.29%) Star Schema
4 3 (4.29%) BusinessObjects
4 3 (4.29%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 2 (2.86%) Cucumber
2 1 (1.43%) SoapUI
2 1 (1.43%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.43%) Selenium
2 1 (1.43%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.43%) WebDriver
General
1 24 (34.29%) Finance
2 18 (25.71%) Banking
3 3 (4.29%) Retail
4 1 (1.43%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 39 (55.71%) Analyst
2 18 (25.71%) Test Manager
3 16 (22.86%) Test Analyst
4 15 (21.43%) Support Analyst
5 13 (18.57%) Applications Support
6 8 (11.43%) Applications Support Analyst
6 8 (11.43%) Business Analyst
6 8 (11.43%) QA Analyst
7 7 (10.00%) Software Support Analyst
8 5 (7.14%) Tester
8 5 (7.14%) 1st Line Support
9 3 (4.29%) SAP BW Consultant
9 3 (4.29%) Consultant
9 3 (4.29%) SAP Business Analyst
9 3 (4.29%) SAP Consultant
9 3 (4.29%) QA Tester
9 3 (4.29%) Lead Test Analyst
10 2 (2.86%) Software Test Analyst
10 2 (2.86%) Programme Test Manager
10 2 (2.86%) Senior Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (17.14%) .NET
2 1 (1.43%) SOAP
2 1 (1.43%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 4 (5.71%) PMI
2 3 (4.29%) Computer Science
2 3 (4.29%) Blog
2 3 (4.29%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 28 (40.00%) Windows
2 20 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
2 20 (28.57%) Windows 7
2 20 (28.57%) Windows 8
3 3 (4.29%) Apple iOS
3 3 (4.29%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (32.86%) Stakeholder Management
2 22 (31.43%) Test Strategy
3 20 (28.57%) Software Testing
4 19 (27.14%) Test Management
4 19 (27.14%) System Integration Testing
5 18 (25.71%) Continuous Improvement
5 18 (25.71%) Operational Acceptance Testing
5 18 (25.71%) Demand Management
5 18 (25.71%) System Testing
6 16 (22.86%) Configuration Management
6 16 (22.86%) Project Management
7 14 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
7 14 (20.00%) Test Scripting
8 11 (15.71%) Unit Testing
9 10 (14.29%) Manual Testing
9 10 (14.29%) Automated Testing
10 7 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
10 7 (10.00%) ERP
11 5 (7.14%) Business Analysis
12 4 (5.71%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 33 (47.14%) SQL
2 10 (14.29%) C#
3 3 (4.29%) ABAP
4 1 (1.43%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (21.43%) Degree
2 9 (12.86%) ISEB
3 5 (7.14%) ISTQB
4 4 (5.71%) PMI Certification
5 3 (4.29%) CSQA
5 3 (4.29%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (22.86%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (2.86%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 28 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (10.00%) SAP
3 3 (4.29%) Google
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