Period
to 21 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Durham 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 21 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
North East > Durham
6 months to
21 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 46 42 49
Rank change year-on-year -4 +7 -13
Permanent jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 11 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Durham 3.26% 0.72% 0.65%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.47% 0.78% 0.71%
Number of salaries quoted 11 2 0
Durham median annual salary £33,500 £36,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.94% - -
North East median annual salary £33,500 £34,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year -2.90% -18.82% +63.46%

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 Durham with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Durham
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 317 256 282
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Durham 94.07% 92.75% 91.86%
Number of salaries quoted 283 222 237
Durham median annual salary £37,000 £42,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.90% +5.00% +18.71%
10th Percentile £26,250 £23,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £57,500 £75,000 £57,500
North East median annual salary £37,500 £38,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year -1.32% - +8.57%

User Acceptance Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Durham

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

Job vacancy trend for User Acceptance Testing in Durham

User Acceptance Testing
Salary Trend in Durham

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

Salary trend for User Acceptance Testing in Durham

User Acceptance Testing
Job Locations in Durham

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 Durham region over the 6 months to 21 July 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
Darlington -11 7 £33,500 +11.67% 1
Newton Aycliffe - 3 £42,500 -
User Acceptance Testing
North East

For the 6 months to 21 July 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 Durham region with a requirement for User Acceptance Testing.

1 7 (63.64%) Test Strategy
2 6 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (45.45%) Business Analysis
3 5 (45.45%) QA
3 5 (45.45%) Functional Testing
3 5 (45.45%) User Stories
3 5 (45.45%) Test Automation
3 5 (45.45%) Java
3 5 (45.45%) Web Services
3 5 (45.45%) Project Management
3 5 (45.45%) Regression Testing
3 5 (45.45%) Manual Testing
4 4 (36.36%) Finance
4 4 (36.36%) ERP
4 4 (36.36%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (27.27%) ISTQB
5 3 (27.27%) Unit Testing
5 3 (27.27%) Integration Testing
5 3 (27.27%) HP Quality Center
5 3 (27.27%) HP
5 3 (27.27%) ISEB
5 3 (27.27%) Validation
5 3 (27.27%) System Testing
5 3 (27.27%) Service Design
5 3 (27.27%) Scenario Testing
5 3 (27.27%) Test Planning
6 2 (18.18%) People Management
6 2 (18.18%) Process Improvement
6 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
6 2 (18.18%) ISTQB Foundation Certification

User Acceptance Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills in Durham 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:

General
1 4 (36.36%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Tester
2 4 (36.36%) QA Tester
3 3 (27.27%) Analyst
3 3 (27.27%) Business Analyst
3 3 (27.27%) Test Leader
4 1 (9.09%) UAT Lead
4 1 (9.09%) UAT Test Lead
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (45.45%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) iPad
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (63.64%) Test Strategy
2 6 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (45.45%) Business Analysis
3 5 (45.45%) Functional Testing
3 5 (45.45%) Manual Testing
3 5 (45.45%) Project Management
3 5 (45.45%) Regression Testing
3 5 (45.45%) Test Automation
3 5 (45.45%) User Stories
4 4 (36.36%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (36.36%) ERP
5 3 (27.27%) Integration Testing
5 3 (27.27%) Scenario Testing
5 3 (27.27%) Service Design
5 3 (27.27%) System Testing
5 3 (27.27%) Test Planning
5 3 (27.27%) Unit Testing
5 3 (27.27%) Validation
6 2 (18.18%) People Management
6 2 (18.18%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 5 (45.45%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (27.27%) ISEB
1 3 (27.27%) ISTQB
2 2 (18.18%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (45.45%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (27.27%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (27.27%) HP
2 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
Durham, County Durham
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: From £40,000 to £44,999 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago