Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in County Antrim 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 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Northern Ireland > County Antrim
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 47 38 -
Rank change year-on-year -9 - +53
Permanent jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 12 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in County Antrim 3.25% 1.66% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.60% 1.85% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 0
County Antrim median annual salary £35,250 - -
Northern Ireland median annual salary £33,000 £28,500 -
% change year-on-year +15.79% - -

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 County Antrim with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
County Antrim
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 333 270 133
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in County Antrim 90.24% 89.70% 94.33%
Number of salaries quoted 194 209 101
County Antrim median annual salary £35,750 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.63% - +23.08%
10th Percentile £19,975 £26,950 £25,000
90th Percentile £55,000 £61,950 £65,000
Northern Ireland median annual salary £36,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -8.75% - +21.21%

User Acceptance Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in County Antrim

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

Job vacancy trend for User Acceptance Testing in County Antrim

User Acceptance Testing
Salary Trend in County Antrim

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

Salary trend for User Acceptance Testing in County Antrim

User Acceptance Testing
Job Locations in County Antrim

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing User Acceptance Testing within the County Antrim region over the 6 months to 23 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Belfast -8 12 £35,250 -
User Acceptance Testing
Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 23 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 County Antrim region with a requirement for User Acceptance Testing.

1 8 (66.67%) Project Management
1 8 (66.67%) Microsoft Excel
1 8 (66.67%) Business Analysis
1 8 (66.67%) Degree
2 7 (58.33%) Computer Science
2 7 (58.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 7 (58.33%) Legal
2 7 (58.33%) MS Visio
2 7 (58.33%) Microsoft Office
2 7 (58.33%) Management Information System
2 7 (58.33%) Use Case
2 7 (58.33%) UML
2 7 (58.33%) Root Cause Analysis
2 7 (58.33%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (25.00%) Test Automation
4 2 (16.67%) Finance
4 2 (16.67%) Information Security
4 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (16.67%) Test Strategy
4 2 (16.67%) Stress Testing
4 2 (16.67%) Security Testing
4 2 (16.67%) Integration Testing
4 2 (16.67%) Functional Testing
4 2 (16.67%) Coaching
4 2 (16.67%) Feasibility Study
5 1 (8.33%) Issue Tracking
5 1 (8.33%) Data Acquisition
5 1 (8.33%) Fraud Detection
5 1 (8.33%) Prototyping
5 1 (8.33%) Enterprise Software

User Acceptance Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills in County Antrim 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 (66.67%) Microsoft Excel
2 7 (58.33%) Microsoft Office
2 7 (58.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 7 (58.33%) MS Visio
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) JIRA
General
1 7 (58.33%) Legal
2 2 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (75.00%) Analyst
2 7 (58.33%) Business Analyst
3 3 (25.00%) Tester
4 2 (16.67%) Senior Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) Software Tester
5 1 (8.33%) Automation Tester
5 1 (8.33%) Business Data Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Business Systems Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Data Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Senior Business Systems Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Senior Data Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Senior Systems Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 7 (58.33%) Computer Science
1 7 (58.33%) Management Information System
2 1 (8.33%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (66.67%) Business Analysis
1 8 (66.67%) Project Management
2 7 (58.33%) Root Cause Analysis
2 7 (58.33%) UML
2 7 (58.33%) Use Case
3 3 (25.00%) Test Automation
4 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (16.67%) Coaching
4 2 (16.67%) Feasibility Study
4 2 (16.67%) Functional Testing
4 2 (16.67%) Information Security
4 2 (16.67%) Integration Testing
4 2 (16.67%) Security Testing
4 2 (16.67%) Stress Testing
4 2 (16.67%) Test Strategy
5 1 (8.33%) Data Analysis
5 1 (8.33%) Issue Tracking
5 1 (8.33%) Requirements Management
5 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (8.33%) Trade Surveillance
Programming Languages
1 1 (8.33%) Java
1 1 (8.33%) JavaScript
1 1 (8.33%) Ruby
1 1 (8.33%) SQL
1 1 (8.33%) VBA
Qualifications
1 8 (66.67%) Degree
2 7 (58.33%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (8.33%) ISEB
3 1 (8.33%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (8.33%) HP
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle
1 1 (8.33%) SAP