Period
to 21 November 2017

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 6 months to 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Lancashire > Preston
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 30 41 34
Rank change year-on-year +11 -7 +16
Permanent jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 18 2 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Preston 7.17% 0.89% 3.02%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.96% 1.09% 3.39%
Number of salaries quoted 14 2 10
Preston median annual salary £24,500 £38,750 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -36.77% +10.71% +7.69%
10th Percentile £23,750 £28,875 £26,250
90th Percentile £43,850 £51,625 £40,000
Lancashire median annual salary £24,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year -34.67% - +12.78%

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 Preston with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Preston
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 226 183 177
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Preston 90.04% 81.70% 88.94%
Number of salaries quoted 180 173 158
Preston median annual salary £35,000 £36,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.11% -2.67% +11.94%
10th Percentile £23,750 £22,771 £22,375
90th Percentile £50,125 £53,750 £51,250
Lancashire median annual salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year -6.67% +7.14% -

User Acceptance Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Preston

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

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

User Acceptance Testing
Salary Histogram in Preston

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing User Acceptance Testing in Preston over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Salary histogram for User Acceptance Testing in Preston

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

1 14 (77.78%) XML
2 9 (50.00%) EDI
2 9 (50.00%) Regression Testing
2 9 (50.00%) Validation
2 9 (50.00%) Software Testing
2 9 (50.00%) Usability Testing
2 9 (50.00%) Manual Testing
2 9 (50.00%) TRADACOMS
3 8 (44.44%) Functional Testing
4 7 (38.89%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (27.78%) Power BI
6 5 (27.78%) SQL Server 2012
6 5 (27.78%) ITIL V2
6 5 (27.78%) High Availability
6 5 (27.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 5 (27.78%) SQL Server 2008
6 5 (27.78%) Degree
6 5 (27.78%) Clustering
6 5 (27.78%) Finance
6 5 (27.78%) Dynamics NAV
6 5 (27.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 5 (27.78%) Incident Management
6 5 (27.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 5 (27.78%) Business Analysis
6 5 (27.78%) Business Intelligence
6 5 (27.78%) SLA
6 5 (27.78%) PRINCE
6 5 (27.78%) Project Management
6 5 (27.78%) ITIL

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 3 (16.67%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 5 (27.78%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.11%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (27.78%) Power BI
1 5 (27.78%) SQL Server
1 5 (27.78%) SQL Server 2008
1 5 (27.78%) SQL Server 2012
1 5 (27.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 5 (27.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 5 (27.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (16.67%) JIRA
2 1 (5.56%) Bugzilla
2 1 (5.56%) Selenium
2 1 (5.56%) WebDriver
General
1 5 (27.78%) Finance
2 1 (5.56%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (27.78%) Technical Leader
2 2 (11.11%) Analyst
3 1 (5.56%) Business Analyst
3 1 (5.56%) Coordinator
3 1 (5.56%) Product Analyst
3 1 (5.56%) Product Business Analyst
3 1 (5.56%) QA Analyst
3 1 (5.56%) Software Analyst
3 1 (5.56%) Test Coordinator
3 1 (5.56%) Test Leader
3 1 (5.56%) UAT Coordinator
3 1 (5.56%) UAT Lead
3 1 (5.56%) UAT Test Lead
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (77.78%) XML
2 9 (50.00%) EDI
3 5 (27.78%) .NET
3 5 (27.78%) ASP.NET
3 5 (27.78%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 9 (50.00%) TRADACOMS
2 6 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (27.78%) Clustering
4 1 (5.56%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (50.00%) Manual Testing
1 9 (50.00%) Regression Testing
1 9 (50.00%) Software Testing
1 9 (50.00%) Usability Testing
1 9 (50.00%) Validation
2 8 (44.44%) Functional Testing
3 7 (38.89%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (27.78%) Business Analysis
4 5 (27.78%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (27.78%) High Availability
4 5 (27.78%) Incident Management
4 5 (27.78%) ITIL
4 5 (27.78%) ITIL V2
4 5 (27.78%) PRINCE
4 5 (27.78%) Project Management
5 3 (16.67%) Acceptance Criteria
6 2 (11.11%) Scenario Testing
6 2 (11.11%) Test Management
6 2 (11.11%) Test Strategy
6 2 (11.11%) Traceability Matrix
Programming Languages
1 5 (27.78%) C#
1 5 (27.78%) SQL
1 5 (27.78%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (27.78%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (27.78%) SLA
2 4 (22.22%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (5.56%) Microsoft