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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Rank 64 44 57
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +13
Permanent jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 3 15 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 0.45% 2.97% 1.07%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.61% 3.70% 1.50%
Number of salaries quoted 3 9 6
Average salary £36,500 £34,000 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.35% -13.92%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
495 405 399
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 74.89% 80.20% 71.25%
Number of salaries quoted 335 334 321
Average salary £36,500 £40,000 £36,375
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.75% +9.96%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,500 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 22 August 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 - 3 £36,500 - 1
User Acceptance Testing
North East

User Acceptance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 3 (60.00%) HP
1 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (60.00%) Software Testing
1 3 (60.00%) ISTQB
1 3 (60.00%) Performance Testing
1 3 (60.00%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (40.00%) ITIL V3
2 2 (40.00%) Test Scripting
2 2 (40.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (40.00%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (40.00%) ISEB
2 2 (40.00%) Regression Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (40.00%) C#
2 2 (40.00%) C++
2 2 (40.00%) VB
2 2 (40.00%) .NET
2 2 (40.00%) ITIL
3 1 (20.00%) UNIX
3 1 (20.00%) OpenView
3 1 (20.00%) Web Services
3 1 (20.00%) Java
3 1 (20.00%) SQL
3 1 (20.00%) Finance
3 1 (20.00%) Citrix
3 1 (20.00%) WinRunner
3 1 (20.00%) QuickTest Pro
3 1 (20.00%) LoadRunner
3 1 (20.00%) C
3 1 (20.00%) Selenium

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

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 2 (40.00%) BizTalk Server
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) WinRunner
1 1 (20.00%) QuickTest Pro
1 1 (20.00%) LoadRunner
1 1 (20.00%) Selenium
General
1 2 (40.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (20.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Test Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Test Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Author
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Author
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) .NET
2 1 (20.00%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (60.00%) Software Testing
1 3 (60.00%) Performance Testing
2 2 (40.00%) ITIL V3
2 2 (40.00%) Test Scripting
2 2 (40.00%) Regression Testing
2 2 (40.00%) ITIL
3 1 (20.00%) V-Model
3 1 (20.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) C#
1 2 (40.00%) C++
1 2 (40.00%) VB
2 1 (20.00%) Java
2 1 (20.00%) SQL
2 1 (20.00%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) ISTQB
2 2 (40.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (40.00%) ISEB
3 1 (20.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Systems Management
1 3 (60.00%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (20.00%) OpenView
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) HP
2 1 (20.00%) Citrix
Gateshead, Tyne and Wear
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago