The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Northern Ireland 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 22 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
UK / Northern Ireland
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 33 - 40
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 2 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 1.05% - 0.67%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.13% - 0.71%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 1
Median salary £27,250 - £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  

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 Northern Ireland with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Northern Ireland
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 177 135 141
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Northern Ireland 93.16% 87.10% 94.63%
Number of salaries quoted 141 114 67
Median salary £37,500 £38,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.31% +1.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,200 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

User Acceptance Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Northern Ireland

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 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 Northern Ireland

User Acceptance Testing
Salary Trend in Northern Ireland

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

Salary trend for User Acceptance Testing in Northern Ireland

User Acceptance Testing
Job Locations in Northern Ireland

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 Northern Ireland region over the 3 months to 22 June 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
County Antrim - 2 £27,250 -
User Acceptance Testing
UK

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 Northern Ireland region with a requirement for User Acceptance Testing.

1 4 (80.00%) Stress Testing
1 4 (80.00%) Security Testing
1 4 (80.00%) Integration Testing
1 4 (80.00%) Test Automation
1 4 (80.00%) Test Strategy
1 4 (80.00%) Functional Testing
2 3 (60.00%) SDLC
2 3 (60.00%) Open Source
2 3 (60.00%) Test Scripting
2 3 (60.00%) HP UFT
2 3 (60.00%) Selenium
3 1 (20.00%) Information Security
3 1 (20.00%) Business Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) Degree
3 1 (20.00%) Feasibility Study
3 1 (20.00%) Coaching

User Acceptance Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills in Northern Ireland 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:

Development Applications
1 3 (60.00%) HP UFT
1 3 (60.00%) Selenium
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Software Tester
1 4 (80.00%) Tester
2 3 (60.00%) Automation Tester
3 1 (20.00%) Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Business Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Functional Testing
1 4 (80.00%) Integration Testing
1 4 (80.00%) Security Testing
1 4 (80.00%) Stress Testing
1 4 (80.00%) Test Automation
1 4 (80.00%) Test Strategy
2 3 (60.00%) Open Source
2 3 (60.00%) SDLC
2 3 (60.00%) Test Scripting
3 1 (20.00%) Business Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) Coaching
3 1 (20.00%) Feasibility Study
3 1 (20.00%) Information Security
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Degree