The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Preston 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 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Lancashire / Preston
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 27 28 31
Rank change year-on-year +1 +3  
Permanent jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 10 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Preston 6.21% 1.03% 1.89%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.76% 1.14% 2.07%
Number of salaries quoted 7 1 3
Median salary £24,500 £30,000 £31,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -18.33% -3.22%  
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 Preston with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Preston
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 148 88 145
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Preston 91.93% 90.72% 91.19%
Number of salaries quoted 125 78 106
Median salary £33,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -17.50% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £29,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,500 £63,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

User Acceptance Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Preston

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Preston 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 Preston

User Acceptance Testing
Salary Trend in Preston

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

Salary trend for User Acceptance Testing in Preston

For the 6 months to 27 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 Preston region with a requirement for User Acceptance Testing.

1 8 (61.54%) XML
1 8 (61.54%) Regression Testing
1 8 (61.54%) Validation
2 6 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (38.46%) Software Testing
3 5 (38.46%) QA
3 5 (38.46%) Usability Testing
3 5 (38.46%) Manual Testing
3 5 (38.46%) EDI
3 5 (38.46%) TRADACOMS
3 5 (38.46%) Functional Testing
4 3 (23.08%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (23.08%) SDLC
4 3 (23.08%) Power BI
4 3 (23.08%) ITIL V2
4 3 (23.08%) High Availability
4 3 (23.08%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (23.08%) Smoke Testing
4 3 (23.08%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (23.08%) SLA
4 3 (23.08%) PRINCE
4 3 (23.08%) Project Management
4 3 (23.08%) C#
4 3 (23.08%) SQL
4 3 (23.08%) T-SQL
4 3 (23.08%) .NET
4 3 (23.08%) SQL Server
4 3 (23.08%) ASP.NET
4 3 (23.08%) SOAP

User Acceptance Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills in Preston 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 2 (15.38%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 3 (23.08%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 2 (15.38%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (23.08%) Power BI
1 3 (23.08%) SQL Server
1 3 (23.08%) SQL Server 2008
1 3 (23.08%) SQL Server 2012
1 3 (23.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 3 (23.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 3 (23.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (15.38%) JIRA
General
1 3 (23.08%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (23.08%) Technical Leader
2 2 (15.38%) Agile Manual Tester
2 2 (15.38%) Agile Tester
2 2 (15.38%) Manual Tester
2 2 (15.38%) QA Manual Tester
2 2 (15.38%) QA Tester
2 2 (15.38%) Tester
3 1 (7.69%) Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Coordinator
3 1 (7.69%) QA Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Test Coordinator
3 1 (7.69%) Test Leader
3 1 (7.69%) UAT Coordinator
3 1 (7.69%) UAT Lead
3 1 (7.69%) UAT Test Lead
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (61.54%) XML
2 5 (38.46%) EDI
3 3 (23.08%) .NET
3 3 (23.08%) ASP.NET
3 3 (23.08%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (38.46%) TRADACOMS
2 3 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (23.08%) Clustering
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (61.54%) Regression Testing
1 8 (61.54%) Validation
2 6 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (38.46%) Functional Testing
3 5 (38.46%) Manual Testing
3 5 (38.46%) Software Testing
3 5 (38.46%) Usability Testing
4 3 (23.08%) Business Analysis
4 3 (23.08%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (23.08%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (23.08%) High Availability
4 3 (23.08%) Incident Management
4 3 (23.08%) ITIL
4 3 (23.08%) ITIL V2
4 3 (23.08%) PRINCE
4 3 (23.08%) Project Management
4 3 (23.08%) SDLC
4 3 (23.08%) Smoke Testing
4 3 (23.08%) Test Scripting
5 2 (15.38%) Scenario Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (23.08%) C#
1 3 (23.08%) SQL
1 3 (23.08%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (23.08%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (38.46%) QA
2 3 (23.08%) SLA
Preston, Lancashire
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