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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Rank 33 24 27
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +3
Permanent jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 2 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 1.47% 0.74% 1.48%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.60% 0.92% 1.80%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 2
Average salary £35,500 £37,500 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.33% +8.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,900 £37,500 £30,100
10% offered a salary of more than £39,100 £37,500 £38,900
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
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
125 109 111
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 91.91% 80.74% 82.22%
Number of salaries quoted 100 79 95
Average salary £40,000 £37,123 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.75% +6.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £28,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £72,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,995
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.67%

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 8 Related IT Skills in Preston

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (33.33%) Selenium
1 1 (33.33%) WebDriver
1 1 (33.33%) C#
1 1 (33.33%) Java
1 1 (33.33%) UML
1 1 (33.33%) Python
1 1 (33.33%) HP UFT

User Acceptance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Preston by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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.

Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) HP UFT
1 1 (33.33%) Selenium
1 1 (33.33%) WebDriver
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Test Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) UML Business Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Business Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Tester
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) UML
1 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) C#
1 1 (33.33%) Java
1 1 (33.33%) Python