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 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 81 57 64
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +7
Permanent jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 11 9 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 1.11% 1.46% 2.04%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.34% 2.00% 2.55%
Number of salaries quoted 10 8 14
Average salary £46,250 £33,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+38.05% -33.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £28,450 £34,250
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £40,000 £51,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.49% +2.66%
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
818 450 548
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 82.63% 73.17% 79.88%
Number of salaries quoted 762 416 505
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 £27,000 £31,450 £29,950
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 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 30 September 2014.

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 30 September 2014. 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 -27 8 £41,250 +14.58%
Brackley - 1 £47,500 -
User Acceptance Testing
East Midlands

User Acceptance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, 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 19 (48.72%) Finance
2 16 (41.03%) Banking
3 11 (28.21%) Six Sigma
3 11 (28.21%) BPR
3 11 (28.21%) Process Management
3 11 (28.21%) Change Management
3 11 (28.21%) Lean Six Sigma
3 11 (28.21%) Test Scripting
3 11 (28.21%) Six Sigma Green Belt
3 11 (28.21%) Continuous Improvement
4 7 (17.95%) ISEB
5 6 (15.38%) Oracle
5 6 (15.38%) QA
6 5 (12.82%) Degree
6 5 (12.82%) Test Management
6 5 (12.82%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (12.82%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (12.82%) Project Management
6 5 (12.82%) SQL
6 5 (12.82%) UNIX
7 4 (10.26%) Retail
7 4 (10.26%) Business Analysis
7 4 (10.26%) ISTQB
7 4 (10.26%) Retail Banking
7 4 (10.26%) System Testing
8 3 (7.69%) HP Quality Center
8 3 (7.69%) Test Strategy
8 3 (7.69%) Systems Analysis
8 3 (7.69%) Risk Management
8 3 (7.69%) Agile Software Development

User Acceptance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, 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 1 (2.56%) SharePoint
1 1 (2.56%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 1 (2.56%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.56%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.56%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (2.56%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (2.56%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (2.56%) Visual Studio
1 1 (2.56%) Oracle Forms
1 1 (2.56%) ProC
1 1 (2.56%) Oracle APEX
1 1 (2.56%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 19 (48.72%) Finance
2 16 (41.03%) Banking
3 4 (10.26%) Retail
3 4 (10.26%) Retail Banking
4 1 (2.56%) Marketing
4 1 (2.56%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 24 (61.54%) Analyst
2 12 (30.77%) Business Analyst
3 10 (25.64%) Test Analyst
4 6 (15.38%) Business Process Analyst
4 6 (15.38%) Process Analyst
5 5 (12.82%) Test Manager
5 5 (12.82%) Business Systems Analyst
5 5 (12.82%) Systems Analyst
6 3 (7.69%) Project Manager
6 3 (7.69%) Developer
6 3 (7.69%) Process Manager
6 3 (7.69%) Test Project Manager
7 2 (5.13%) Senior Test Manager
7 2 (5.13%) Senior Analyst
7 2 (5.13%) DBA
7 2 (5.13%) Administrator
7 2 (5.13%) Senior Manager
8 1 (2.56%) Analyst Programmer
8 1 (2.56%) Programmer
8 1 (2.56%) Senior Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.56%) CSS
1 1 (2.56%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 5 (12.82%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (12.82%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (28.21%) Six Sigma
1 11 (28.21%) BPR
1 11 (28.21%) Process Management
1 11 (28.21%) Change Management
1 11 (28.21%) Lean Six Sigma
1 11 (28.21%) Test Scripting
1 11 (28.21%) Continuous Improvement
2 5 (12.82%) Project Management
2 5 (12.82%) Stakeholder Management
2 5 (12.82%) Test Management
3 4 (10.26%) Business Analysis
3 4 (10.26%) System Testing
4 3 (7.69%) Risk Management
4 3 (7.69%) Systems Analysis
4 3 (7.69%) Test Strategy
4 3 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (5.13%) Regression Testing
5 2 (5.13%) Performance Management
5 2 (5.13%) V-Model
6 1 (2.56%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (12.82%) SQL
2 1 (2.56%) C
2 1 (2.56%) JavaScript
2 1 (2.56%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (28.21%) Six Sigma Green Belt
2 7 (17.95%) ISEB
3 5 (12.82%) Degree
4 4 (10.26%) ISTQB
5 1 (2.56%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (15.38%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (7.69%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (15.38%) Oracle
2 2 (5.13%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.56%) Cognizant