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 3 months to 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Northern Ireland / County Antrim
Rank 35 - 18
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 3 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in County Antrim 1.24% - 1.54%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.38% - 2.00%
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 County Antrim with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
County Antrim
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 217 98 50
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in County Antrim 89.67% 85.22% 76.92%
Number of salaries quoted 180 56 43
Median salary £45,000 £37,500 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% -1.31%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £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 County Antrim

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in County Antrim 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 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 3 months to 24 March 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Belfast - 3 £33,500 -
User Acceptance Testing
Northern Ireland

User Acceptance Testing
Top 28 Related IT Skills in County Antrim

For the 6 months to 24 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 County Antrim 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
Top Related 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:

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