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 29 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Rank 22 31 20
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -11
Permanent jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 3 2 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 3.26% 1.55% 3.64%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.53% 1.75% 4.65%
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 3
Median salary £30,000 £29,250 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% -46.81%
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
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
85 114 86
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 92.39% 88.37% 78.18%
Number of salaries quoted 75 81 74
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £63,500 £55,000 £48,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Preston

For the 6 months to 29 May 2016, 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 8 (80.00%) Java
1 8 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (80.00%) QA
1 8 (80.00%) Test Scripting
1 8 (80.00%) Defect Management
2 6 (60.00%) Regression Testing
2 6 (60.00%) Workflow
2 6 (60.00%) Selenium
2 6 (60.00%) JIRA
2 6 (60.00%) Automated Testing
2 6 (60.00%) QA Automation
2 6 (60.00%) Functional Testing
3 4 (40.00%) API Testing
3 4 (40.00%) Jenkins
3 4 (40.00%) Cucumber
3 4 (40.00%) BDD
3 4 (40.00%) Gerrit
3 4 (40.00%) Ruby
3 4 (40.00%) Software Testing
3 4 (40.00%) WebDriver
3 4 (40.00%) OWASP
3 4 (40.00%) Git (software)
3 4 (40.00%) Mercurial
3 4 (40.00%) TDD
3 4 (40.00%) JMeter
3 4 (40.00%) SQL
4 2 (20.00%) HND
4 2 (20.00%) HP
4 2 (20.00%) ISEB
4 2 (20.00%) Telerik

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:

Development Applications
1 6 (60.00%) JIRA
1 6 (60.00%) Selenium
2 4 (40.00%) Cucumber
2 4 (40.00%) Gerrit
2 4 (40.00%) Git (software)
2 4 (40.00%) Jenkins
2 4 (40.00%) JMeter
2 4 (40.00%) Mercurial
2 4 (40.00%) WebDriver
General
1 1 (10.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (100.00%) Analyst
2 7 (70.00%) Test Analyst
3 6 (60.00%) QA Analyst
3 6 (60.00%) QA Engineer
3 6 (60.00%) QA Test Analyst
3 6 (60.00%) QA Test Engineer
3 6 (60.00%) QA Tester
3 6 (60.00%) Test Engineer
3 6 (60.00%) Tester
4 5 (50.00%) Java Engineer
4 5 (50.00%) Selenium Test Analyst
4 5 (50.00%) Selenium Tester
5 2 (20.00%) Agile Test Analyst
5 2 (20.00%) Agile Tester
5 2 (20.00%) Business Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (20.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (80.00%) Defect Management
1 8 (80.00%) Test Scripting
2 6 (60.00%) Automated Testing
2 6 (60.00%) Functional Testing
2 6 (60.00%) QA Automation
2 6 (60.00%) Regression Testing
2 6 (60.00%) Workflow
3 4 (40.00%) API Testing
3 4 (40.00%) BDD
3 4 (40.00%) OWASP
3 4 (40.00%) Software Testing
3 4 (40.00%) TDD
4 2 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (20.00%) SDLC
4 2 (20.00%) Time Management
4 2 (20.00%) Waterfall
4 2 (20.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 8 (80.00%) Java
2 4 (40.00%) Ruby
2 4 (40.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) Degree
1 2 (20.00%) HND
1 2 (20.00%) ISEB
1 2 (20.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (80.00%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) HP
1 2 (20.00%) Telerik
Preston, Lancashire
IBM Client Innovation Centre (Preston)
Salary: From £25,700 to £52,600 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago