The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Belfast with a requirement for User Acceptance Testing skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited User Acceptance Testing over the 3 months to 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
County Antrim / Belfast
3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 34 - 18
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 3 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Belfast 1.33% - 1.41%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.50% - 1.82%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 0
Median salary £33,500 - -
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - -5.88%  

User Acceptance Testing is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Belfast with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Belfast
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 200 100 55
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Belfast 88.89% 86.96% 77.46%
Number of salaries quoted 163 58 39
Median salary £45,000 £35,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +28.57% -7.89%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

User Acceptance Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Belfast

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Belfast citing User Acceptance Testing as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for User Acceptance Testing in Belfast

User Acceptance Testing
Salary Trend in Belfast

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing User Acceptance Testing in Belfast.

Salary trend for User Acceptance Testing in Belfast

User Acceptance Testing
Top 28 Co-occurring IT Skills in Belfast

For the 6 months to 27 March 2017, 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 Belfast region with a requirement for User Acceptance Testing.

1 4 (57.14%) Java
1 4 (57.14%) JavaScript
1 4 (57.14%) SQL
1 4 (57.14%) Oracle
1 4 (57.14%) Web Services
1 4 (57.14%) XSL
1 4 (57.14%) Unix
1 4 (57.14%) Linux
1 4 (57.14%) Cognizant
1 4 (57.14%) Shell Script
1 4 (57.14%) Actimize
1 4 (57.14%) WebSphere
1 4 (57.14%) Release Management
1 4 (57.14%) Ext JS
1 4 (57.14%) Highcharts JS
1 4 (57.14%) AngularJS
2 3 (42.86%) Automation Testing
2 3 (42.86%) SDLC
2 3 (42.86%) Test Automation
2 3 (42.86%) Open Source
2 3 (42.86%) Test Strategy
2 3 (42.86%) Functional Testing
2 3 (42.86%) Stress Testing
2 3 (42.86%) Security Testing
2 3 (42.86%) Integration Testing
2 3 (42.86%) Test Scripting
2 3 (42.86%) Selenium
2 3 (42.86%) HP UFT

User Acceptance Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills in Belfast 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:

Application Platforms
1 4 (57.14%) WebSphere
Development Applications
1 3 (42.86%) HP UFT
1 3 (42.86%) Selenium
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Automation Tester
1 3 (42.86%) Software Tester
1 3 (42.86%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (57.14%) AngularJS
1 4 (57.14%) Ext JS
1 4 (57.14%) Highcharts JS
1 4 (57.14%) Web Services
1 4 (57.14%) XSL
Operating Systems
1 4 (57.14%) Linux
1 4 (57.14%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Release Management
2 3 (42.86%) Automation Testing
2 3 (42.86%) Functional Testing
2 3 (42.86%) Integration Testing
2 3 (42.86%) Open Source
2 3 (42.86%) SDLC
2 3 (42.86%) Security Testing
2 3 (42.86%) Stress Testing
2 3 (42.86%) Test Automation
2 3 (42.86%) Test Scripting
2 3 (42.86%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) Java
1 4 (57.14%) JavaScript
1 4 (57.14%) Shell Script
1 4 (57.14%) SQL
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Actimize
1 4 (57.14%) Cognizant
1 4 (57.14%) Oracle