The table below looks at the statistics for User Acceptance Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Preston region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited User Acceptance Testing over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Rank 31 - 24
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 1 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 0.62% - 0.95%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.70% - 1.39%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 1
Average salary £27,500 - £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +6.66%
User Acceptance Testing
Lancashire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Preston region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Preston
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
142 93 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 87.65% 80.87% 68.57%
Number of salaries quoted 114 85 60
Average salary £32,500 £40,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.75% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £41,000 £35,000 £70,000
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 Preston

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

User Acceptance Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Preston

User Acceptance Testing
Salary Trend in Preston

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

User Acceptance Testing Salary Trend in Preston

User Acceptance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Preston

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Preston 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 (66.67%) SQL
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
2 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
2 1 (33.33%) Content Management
2 1 (33.33%) Software Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 1 (33.33%) QA
2 1 (33.33%) Web Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Test Management
2 1 (33.33%) V-Model
2 1 (33.33%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (33.33%) Waterfall
2 1 (33.33%) Test Strategy
2 1 (33.33%) Capacity Management
2 1 (33.33%) Test Planning
2 1 (33.33%) Mentoring
2 1 (33.33%) CMS
2 1 (33.33%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) WinForms
2 1 (33.33%) Information Security
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
2 1 (33.33%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) MCSE
2 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange

User Acceptance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Preston by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Preston 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 (33.33%) MS Exchange
1 1 (33.33%) CMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Test Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Services Delivery Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Service Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Delivery Manager
2 1 (33.33%) IT Services Delivery Manager
2 1 (33.33%) IT Services Manager
2 1 (33.33%) UAT Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
1 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Content Management
2 1 (33.33%) Software Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Web Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Test Management
2 1 (33.33%) V-Model
2 1 (33.33%) Waterfall
2 1 (33.33%) Test Strategy
2 1 (33.33%) Capacity Management
2 1 (33.33%) Test Planning
2 1 (33.33%) Mentoring
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
2 1 (33.33%) BCP
2 1 (33.33%) Configuration Management
2 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
2 1 (33.33%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) MCSE
1 1 (33.33%) ISEB
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 1 (33.33%) Citrix
1 1 (33.33%) VMware