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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Rank 13 - 26
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 10 0 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 13.70% - 5.47%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 17.24% - 6.48%
Number of salaries quoted 10 0 6
Average salary £37,500 - £55,000
90% offered a salary of more than £26,600 - £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 - £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
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
58 108 108
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 79.45% 91.53% 84.38%
Number of salaries quoted 56 96 100
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £22,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £62,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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
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 5 February 2016.

User Acceptance Testing Salary Histogram in Preston

User Acceptance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Preston

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 11 (91.67%) QA
1 11 (91.67%) Test Scripting
1 11 (91.67%) Defect Management
2 9 (75.00%) Java
3 7 (58.33%) Regression Testing
3 7 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (58.33%) Workflow
3 7 (58.33%) Selenium
3 7 (58.33%) JIRA
3 7 (58.33%) Automated Testing
3 7 (58.33%) QA Automation
3 7 (58.33%) Functional Testing
4 5 (41.67%) Software Testing
4 5 (41.67%) ISTQB
4 5 (41.67%) Computer Science
4 5 (41.67%) Degree
4 5 (41.67%) Telerik
4 5 (41.67%) HND
4 5 (41.67%) HP
4 5 (41.67%) ISEB
5 4 (33.33%) SQL
5 4 (33.33%) Web Development
5 4 (33.33%) Time Management
5 4 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
5 4 (33.33%) WebDriver
6 2 (16.67%) Jenkins
6 2 (16.67%) API Testing
6 2 (16.67%) OWASP
6 2 (16.67%) Git (software)

User Acceptance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Preston by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 7 (58.33%) JIRA
1 7 (58.33%) Selenium
2 4 (33.33%) WebDriver
3 2 (16.67%) Cucumber
3 2 (16.67%) Gerrit
3 2 (16.67%) Git (software)
3 2 (16.67%) Jenkins
3 2 (16.67%) JMeter
3 2 (16.67%) Mercurial
Job Titles
1 12 (100.00%) Analyst
2 10 (83.33%) Test Analyst
3 7 (58.33%) QA Analyst
3 7 (58.33%) QA Engineer
3 7 (58.33%) QA Test Analyst
3 7 (58.33%) QA Test Engineer
3 7 (58.33%) QA Tester
3 7 (58.33%) Test Engineer
3 7 (58.33%) Tester
4 6 (50.00%) Java Engineer
4 6 (50.00%) Selenium Test Analyst
4 6 (50.00%) Selenium Tester
5 2 (16.67%) Software Analyst
5 2 (16.67%) Software Test Analyst
5 2 (16.67%) Web Analyst
5 2 (16.67%) Web Engineer
5 2 (16.67%) Web Test Analyst
5 2 (16.67%) Web Tester
6 1 (8.33%) Automated Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (16.67%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (41.67%) Computer Science
2 4 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (91.67%) Defect Management
1 11 (91.67%) Test Scripting
2 7 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (58.33%) Automated Testing
2 7 (58.33%) Functional Testing
2 7 (58.33%) QA Automation
2 7 (58.33%) Regression Testing
2 7 (58.33%) Workflow
3 5 (41.67%) Software Testing
4 4 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
4 4 (33.33%) Time Management
4 4 (33.33%) Web Development
5 2 (16.67%) API Testing
5 2 (16.67%) BDD
5 2 (16.67%) OWASP
5 2 (16.67%) TDD
6 1 (8.33%) Performance Testing
6 1 (8.33%) Scrum
6 1 (8.33%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (75.00%) Java
2 4 (33.33%) SQL
3 2 (16.67%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 5 (41.67%) Degree
1 5 (41.67%) HND
1 5 (41.67%) ISEB
1 5 (41.67%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (91.67%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (41.67%) HP
1 5 (41.67%) Telerik