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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited User Acceptance Testing over the 3 months to 22 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Lancashire / Preston
Rank 21 11 -
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -
Permanent jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 9 11 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 6.87% 15.07% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.83% 17.74% -
Number of salaries quoted 9 11 0
Median salary £26,500 £35,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
-24.28% -
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
- -4.76%

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
115 62 129
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 87.79% 84.93% 94.85%
Number of salaries quoted 106 60 114
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,496 £27,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £52,000 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

User Acceptance Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Preston

The demand trend of job ads across the Preston region citing User Acceptance Testing as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Salary Histogram in Preston

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing User Acceptance Testing across the Preston region over the 3 months to 22 January 2017.

User Acceptance Testing Salary Histogram in Preston

User Acceptance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Preston

For the 6 months to 22 January 2017, IT jobs citing User Acceptance Testing also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Preston region with a requirement for User Acceptance Testing.

1 9 (90.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (80.00%) SDLC
3 7 (70.00%) Test Scripting
3 7 (70.00%) Regression Testing
4 6 (60.00%) QA
4 6 (60.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 5 (50.00%) Smoke Testing
5 5 (50.00%) Validation
6 3 (30.00%) ISTQB
6 3 (30.00%) ISEB
6 3 (30.00%) SQL
7 2 (20.00%) Oracle
7 2 (20.00%) RDBMS
7 2 (20.00%) Selenium
7 2 (20.00%) Software Testing
7 2 (20.00%) WebDriver
7 2 (20.00%) SpecFlow
7 2 (20.00%) Agile Testing
7 2 (20.00%) Relational Database
7 2 (20.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 2 (20.00%) Test Automation
7 2 (20.00%) Driving Licence
7 2 (20.00%) Defect Management
7 2 (20.00%) Cucumber
8 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (10.00%) System Integration Testing
8 1 (10.00%) Waterfall
8 1 (10.00%) Software Engineering
8 1 (10.00%) Unit Testing
8 1 (10.00%) Integration Testing

User Acceptance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Preston by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) RDBMS
1 2 (20.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Cucumber
1 2 (20.00%) Selenium
1 2 (20.00%) SpecFlow
1 2 (20.00%) WebDriver
General
1 1 (10.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Tester
2 5 (50.00%) Analyst
3 4 (40.00%) Agile Manual Tester
3 4 (40.00%) Agile Tester
3 4 (40.00%) Manual Tester
3 4 (40.00%) QA Manual Tester
3 4 (40.00%) QA Tester
4 3 (30.00%) Test Analyst
4 3 (30.00%) Test Leader
5 2 (20.00%) Lead Test Analyst
5 2 (20.00%) Lead Tester
5 2 (20.00%) Senior Analyst
5 2 (20.00%) Senior Manager
5 2 (20.00%) Senior Test Analyst
5 2 (20.00%) Senior Test Manager
5 2 (20.00%) Senior Tester
5 2 (20.00%) Test Manager
6 1 (10.00%) Business Analyst
6 1 (10.00%) QA Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Driving Licence
2 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (10.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (90.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (80.00%) SDLC
3 7 (70.00%) Regression Testing
3 7 (70.00%) Test Scripting
4 6 (60.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 5 (50.00%) Smoke Testing
5 5 (50.00%) Validation
6 2 (20.00%) Agile Testing
6 2 (20.00%) Defect Management
6 2 (20.00%) Software Testing
6 2 (20.00%) Test Automation
7 1 (10.00%) Integration Testing
7 1 (10.00%) Software Engineering
7 1 (10.00%) System Integration Testing
7 1 (10.00%) System Testing
7 1 (10.00%) Test Management
7 1 (10.00%) Time Management
7 1 (10.00%) Unit Testing
7 1 (10.00%) Waterfall
7 1 (10.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (30.00%) SQL
2 1 (10.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (30.00%) ISEB
1 3 (30.00%) ISTQB
2 2 (20.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (60.00%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) Oracle