The table below looks at the statistics for User Acceptance Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bolton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited User Acceptance Testing over the 3 months to 6 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Rank 36 42 33
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -9
Permanent jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 1 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 0.72% 0.65% 3.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.82% 0.69% 4.04%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 4
Average salary £22,500 £37,500 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-40.00% +36.36%
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +5.26%
User Acceptance Testing
Manchester

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bolton region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Bolton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
122 144 99
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 87.77% 92.90% 79.20%
Number of salaries quoted 111 141 77
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £41,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%

User Acceptance Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Bolton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing User Acceptance Testing across the Bolton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

User Acceptance Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Bolton

User Acceptance Testing
Salary Trend in Bolton

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

User Acceptance Testing Salary Trend in Bolton

User Acceptance Testing
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Bolton

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT jobs across the Bolton region citing User Acceptance Testing also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited User Acceptance Testing.

1 8 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (58.33%) Automated Testing
2 7 (58.33%) Software Testing
2 7 (58.33%) ISTQB
2 7 (58.33%) VMware
2 7 (58.33%) SQL
2 7 (58.33%) Oracle
2 7 (58.33%) Microsoft
2 7 (58.33%) ISEB
2 7 (58.33%) TestDirector
2 7 (58.33%) QA
2 7 (58.33%) Load Testing
2 7 (58.33%) Unit Testing
2 7 (58.33%) Test Automation
2 7 (58.33%) Automation Testing
3 4 (33.33%) Finance
3 4 (33.33%) Manual Testing
4 1 (8.33%) Test Scripting
4 1 (8.33%) Marketing

User Acceptance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Bolton by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT jobs across the Bolton region citing User Acceptance Testing also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited User Acceptance Testing. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Development Applications
1 7 (58.33%) TestDirector
General
1 4 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (8.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (58.33%) Software Engineer
1 7 (58.33%) Test Engineer
1 7 (58.33%) Software Test Engineer
2 5 (41.67%) Analyst
2 5 (41.67%) Test Analyst
3 4 (33.33%) Manual Test Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Agile Test Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Test Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (58.33%) Automated Testing
2 7 (58.33%) Software Testing
2 7 (58.33%) Load Testing
2 7 (58.33%) Unit Testing
2 7 (58.33%) Test Automation
2 7 (58.33%) Automation Testing
3 4 (33.33%) Manual Testing
4 1 (8.33%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 7 (58.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (58.33%) ISEB
1 7 (58.33%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (58.33%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (58.33%) Oracle
1 7 (58.33%) Microsoft
1 7 (58.33%) VMware