Period
to 17 November 2017

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 6 months to 17 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
County Antrim > Belfast
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 45 38 -
Rank change year-on-year -7 - +50
Permanent jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 13 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Belfast 3.57% 1.37% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.93% 1.52% -
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 0
Belfast median annual salary £33,000 - -
County Antrim median annual salary £33,000 - -

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

All Process and Methodology Skills
Belfast
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 331 264 130
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Belfast 90.93% 90.10% 95.59%
Number of salaries quoted 192 205 94
Belfast median annual salary £35,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.50% -5.88% +21.43%
10th Percentile £19,900 £27,050 £25,000
90th Percentile £55,000 £63,350 £65,000
County Antrim median annual salary £35,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -12.50% - +23.08%

User Acceptance Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Belfast

Job postings citing User Acceptance Testing as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Belfast.

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
Salary Histogram in Belfast

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing User Acceptance Testing in Belfast over the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

Salary histogram for User Acceptance Testing in Belfast

For the 6 months to 17 November 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 9 (69.23%) Business Analysis
1 9 (69.23%) Degree
2 8 (61.54%) Project Management
2 8 (61.54%) Microsoft Excel
3 7 (53.85%) MS Visio
3 7 (53.85%) Microsoft Office
3 7 (53.85%) Management Information System
3 7 (53.85%) Computer Science
3 7 (53.85%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 7 (53.85%) Legal
3 7 (53.85%) Use Case
3 7 (53.85%) UML
3 7 (53.85%) Root Cause Analysis
3 7 (53.85%) Computer Science Degree
4 3 (23.08%) Test Automation
5 2 (15.38%) Finance
5 2 (15.38%) Information Security
5 2 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (15.38%) Test Strategy
5 2 (15.38%) Stress Testing
5 2 (15.38%) Security Testing
5 2 (15.38%) Integration Testing
5 2 (15.38%) Functional Testing
5 2 (15.38%) Coaching
5 2 (15.38%) Feasibility Study
6 1 (7.69%) Issue Tracking
6 1 (7.69%) Data Acquisition
6 1 (7.69%) Fraud Detection
6 1 (7.69%) Prototyping
6 1 (7.69%) Enterprise Software

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:

Applications
1 8 (61.54%) Microsoft Excel
2 7 (53.85%) Microsoft Office
2 7 (53.85%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 7 (53.85%) MS Visio
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) JIRA
General
1 7 (53.85%) Legal
2 2 (15.38%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (76.92%) Analyst
2 8 (61.54%) Business Analyst
3 3 (23.08%) Tester
4 2 (15.38%) Senior Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) Software Tester
5 1 (7.69%) Automation Tester
5 1 (7.69%) Business Data Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Business Systems Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Data Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Senior Business Systems Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Senior Data Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Senior Systems Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 7 (53.85%) Computer Science
1 7 (53.85%) Management Information System
2 1 (7.69%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (69.23%) Business Analysis
2 8 (61.54%) Project Management
3 7 (53.85%) Root Cause Analysis
3 7 (53.85%) UML
3 7 (53.85%) Use Case
4 3 (23.08%) Test Automation
5 2 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (15.38%) Coaching
5 2 (15.38%) Feasibility Study
5 2 (15.38%) Functional Testing
5 2 (15.38%) Information Security
5 2 (15.38%) Integration Testing
5 2 (15.38%) Security Testing
5 2 (15.38%) Stress Testing
5 2 (15.38%) Test Strategy
6 1 (7.69%) Data Analysis
6 1 (7.69%) Issue Tracking
6 1 (7.69%) Requirements Management
6 1 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (7.69%) Trade Surveillance
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.69%) Java
1 1 (7.69%) JavaScript
1 1 (7.69%) Ruby
1 1 (7.69%) SQL
1 1 (7.69%) VBA
Qualifications
1 9 (69.23%) Degree
2 7 (53.85%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (7.69%) ISEB
3 1 (7.69%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (7.69%) HP
1 1 (7.69%) Oracle
1 1 (7.69%) SAP