The table below looks at the statistics for User Acceptance Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Northern Ireland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited User Acceptance Testing over the 3 months to 2 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Rank 36 33 40
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +7
Permanent jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 2 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 1.20% 0.61% 1.22%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.41% 0.76% 1.94%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 3
Average salary £36,500 £37,500 £24,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.66% +56.25%
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £39,750 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.40% +6.00%
User Acceptance Testing
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Northern Ireland region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Northern Ireland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
142 132 155
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 85.03% 80.00% 63.27%
Number of salaries quoted 61 102 78
Average salary £34,300 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.53% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,249 £25,000 £15,390
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £48,250
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

User Acceptance Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

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

User Acceptance Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

User Acceptance Testing
Salary Trend in Northern Ireland

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

User Acceptance Testing Salary Trend in Northern Ireland

User Acceptance Testing
Job Locations in Northern Ireland

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 Northern Ireland region over the 3 months to 2 October 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
County Antrim 0 2 £36,500 -2.66% 1
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User Acceptance Testing
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, IT jobs across the Northern Ireland 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 1 (50.00%) SQL
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) HP
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) Migration
1 1 (50.00%) Bugzilla
1 1 (50.00%) Data Management
1 1 (50.00%) Software Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
1 1 (50.00%) JIRA
1 1 (50.00%) Performance Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Security Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Integration Testing
1 1 (50.00%) System Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Data Migration
1 1 (50.00%) Data Mapping
1 1 (50.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (50.00%) HP Quality Center

User Acceptance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland by Category

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, IT jobs across the Northern Ireland 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.

Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Dynamics AX
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Bugzilla
1 1 (50.00%) JIRA
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Business Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Tester
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Software Tester
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Migration
1 1 (50.00%) Data Management
1 1 (50.00%) Software Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Performance Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Security Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Integration Testing
1 1 (50.00%) System Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Data Migration
1 1 (50.00%) Data Mapping
1 1 (50.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) HP