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 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 - 41 38
Permanent jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 0 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland - 0.50% 0.61%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.57% 0.78%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 1
Average salary - £36,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.30%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,250
% change year-on-year
- +1.91%
User Acceptance Testing
UK

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
53 174 128
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 91.38% 86.57% 78.53%
Number of salaries quoted 45 94 92
Average salary £40,000 £30,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £17,249 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £49,250 £45,000
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 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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 2 (100.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (50.00%) Information Security
2 1 (50.00%) Banking
2 1 (50.00%) Software Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Incident Management
2 1 (50.00%) ISTQB
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (50.00%) Selenium
2 1 (50.00%) Problem Management
2 1 (50.00%) Stress Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Security Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Integration Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Test Management
2 1 (50.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (50.00%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (50.00%) Open Source
2 1 (50.00%) Cucumber
2 1 (50.00%) Solvency II
2 1 (50.00%) Test Strategy
2 1 (50.00%) Risk Analytics
2 1 (50.00%) Analytics
2 1 (50.00%) Automation Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (50.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (50.00%) Coaching

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

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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.

Business Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle 11i
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) RDBMS
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database 10g
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database
1 1 (50.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) HP UFT
1 1 (50.00%) Selenium
1 1 (50.00%) Cucumber
General
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Banking
2 1 (50.00%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) DBA
1 1 (50.00%) Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle DBA
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Oracle DBA
1 1 (50.00%) Senior DBA
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Data Security
1 1 (50.00%) Information Security
1 1 (50.00%) Software Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Incident Management
1 1 (50.00%) Problem Management
1 1 (50.00%) Stress Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Security Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Integration Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Test Management
1 1 (50.00%) Test Scripting
1 1 (50.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (50.00%) Open Source
1 1 (50.00%) Test Strategy
1 1 (50.00%) Risk Analytics
1 1 (50.00%) Analytics
1 1 (50.00%) Automation Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Performance Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) Coaching
1 1 (50.00%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C#
1 1 (50.00%) C++
1 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) ISEB
1 1 (50.00%) ISTQB
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
1 1 (50.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) Solvency II
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle RMAN
1 1 (50.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle
1 1 (50.00%) HP