The table below looks at the statistics for User Acceptance Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Tyne and Wear region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited User Acceptance Testing over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Rank 61 37 53
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +16
Permanent jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 4 22 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 0.64% 4.37% 1.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.78% 5.34% 1.58%
Number of salaries quoted 4 12 6
Average salary £36,500 £28,054 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.10% -9.50%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
User Acceptance Testing
North East

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Tyne and Wear
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
512 412 379
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 81.79% 81.75% 75.35%
Number of salaries quoted 366 359 315
Average salary £37,250 £39,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.48% +11.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

User Acceptance Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

User Acceptance Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

User Acceptance Testing
Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

User Acceptance Testing Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

User Acceptance Testing
Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing User Acceptance Testing within the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Gateshead - 4 £36,500 - 1
User Acceptance Testing
North East

User Acceptance Testing
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Tyne and Wear 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 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (80.00%) Software Testing
1 4 (80.00%) ISTQB
2 3 (60.00%) C#
2 3 (60.00%) C++
2 3 (60.00%) Regression Testing
2 3 (60.00%) VB
2 3 (60.00%) .NET
2 3 (60.00%) ITIL
2 3 (60.00%) HP
2 3 (60.00%) BizTalk Server
2 3 (60.00%) Performance Testing
2 3 (60.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (60.00%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (60.00%) ITIL V3
3 1 (20.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (20.00%) Waterfall
3 1 (20.00%) V-Model
3 1 (20.00%) Test Scripting
3 1 (20.00%) ISEB
3 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (20.00%) Finance
3 1 (20.00%) SQL
3 1 (20.00%) Selenium
3 1 (20.00%) Banking

User Acceptance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Tyne and Wear 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 3 (60.00%) BizTalk Server
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Selenium
General
1 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
1 1 (20.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Test Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Author
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Author
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) .NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (80.00%) Software Testing
2 3 (60.00%) Performance Testing
2 3 (60.00%) ITIL
2 3 (60.00%) Regression Testing
2 3 (60.00%) ITIL V3
3 1 (20.00%) Test Scripting
3 1 (20.00%) V-Model
3 1 (20.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) C#
1 3 (60.00%) C++
1 3 (60.00%) VB
2 1 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) ISTQB
2 3 (60.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (20.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (20.00%) ISEB
Systems Management
1 3 (60.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) HP
Gateshead
Spectrum IT
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum
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