The table below looks at the statistics for User Acceptance Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited User Acceptance Testing over the 3 months to 22 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
North West / Cheshire
Rank 75 63 89
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +26
Permanent jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 16 41 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.60% 3.15% 2.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.82% 3.72% 2.38%
Number of salaries quoted 11 40 38
Median salary £34,000 £32,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.61% -27.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £47,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
878 1102 1641
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 87.62% 84.77% 89.67%
Number of salaries quoted 690 961 1321
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,000 £60,000 £54,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

User Acceptance Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Cheshire region citing User Acceptance Testing as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

User Acceptance Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

User Acceptance Testing
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

User Acceptance Testing Salary Trend in Cheshire

User Acceptance Testing
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing User Acceptance Testing across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 22 February 2017.

User Acceptance Testing Salary Histogram in Cheshire

User Acceptance Testing
Job Locations in Cheshire

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 Cheshire region over the 3 months to 22 February 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
Chester +1 6 £34,000 +4.61%
Warrington +15 3 £27,500 -
Wilmslow - 2 £34,156 -
Macclesfield -2 1 - -
User Acceptance Testing
North West

User Acceptance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 22 February 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for User Acceptance Testing.

1 22 (48.89%) Agile Software Development
1 22 (48.89%) Software Testing
2 19 (42.22%) Finance
3 16 (35.56%) Defect Management
4 15 (33.33%) JIRA
4 15 (33.33%) Test Scripting
5 13 (28.89%) ISTQB
5 13 (28.89%) Regression Testing
5 13 (28.89%) ISEB
6 12 (26.67%) SQL
7 10 (22.22%) SQL Server
7 10 (22.22%) Test Automation
8 9 (20.00%) C#
8 9 (20.00%) Automated Testing
9 8 (17.78%) .NET
9 8 (17.78%) System Testing
9 8 (17.78%) .NET Framework
9 8 (17.78%) QA
10 7 (15.56%) Mentoring
10 7 (15.56%) SDLC
10 7 (15.56%) Manual Testing
11 6 (13.33%) Information Governance
11 6 (13.33%) Defect Tracking
11 6 (13.33%) Integration Testing
11 6 (13.33%) MySQL
11 6 (13.33%) ASP.NET
12 5 (11.11%) User Stories
12 5 (11.11%) Test Strategy
13 4 (8.89%) Time Sharing Option
13 4 (8.89%) System Integration Testing

User Acceptance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire 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 1 (2.22%) CMS
1 1 (2.22%) Sitefinity
1 1 (2.22%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (4.44%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.22%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (4.44%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.22%) Google Analytics
1 1 (2.22%) PaaS
1 1 (2.22%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.22%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (22.22%) SQL Server
2 6 (13.33%) MySQL
3 1 (2.22%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.22%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (2.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 15 (33.33%) JIRA
2 2 (4.44%) Bugzilla
2 2 (4.44%) JIRA Agile
3 1 (2.22%) Selenium
3 1 (2.22%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (2.22%) Visual Studio
General
1 19 (42.22%) Finance
2 3 (6.67%) Manufacturing
3 2 (4.44%) Marketing
3 2 (4.44%) Retail
4 1 (2.22%) Advertising
4 1 (2.22%) Billing
Job Titles
1 29 (64.44%) Analyst
1 29 (64.44%) Test Analyst
2 12 (26.67%) Senior Analyst
2 12 (26.67%) Senior Test Analyst
2 12 (26.67%) Tester
3 6 (13.33%) Software Tester
4 5 (11.11%) Lead Test Analyst
4 5 (11.11%) Lead Tester
4 5 (11.11%) Senior Tester
4 5 (11.11%) Test Leader
5 3 (6.67%) Junior
6 2 (4.44%) Developer
6 2 (4.44%) E-Commerce Manager
6 2 (4.44%) E-Commerce Project Manager
6 2 (4.44%) IT Manager
6 2 (4.44%) IT Project Manager
6 2 (4.44%) Project Manager
6 2 (4.44%) Senior IT Manager
6 2 (4.44%) Senior Manager
6 2 (4.44%) Senior Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (17.78%) .NET
1 8 (17.78%) .NET Framework
2 6 (13.33%) ASP.NET
3 4 (8.89%) ISPF
4 1 (2.22%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.89%) IBM Mainframe
1 4 (8.89%) Mainframe
2 2 (4.44%) Computer Science
2 2 (4.44%) iPad
2 2 (4.44%) Life Science
2 2 (4.44%) User Experience
3 1 (2.22%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.22%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (48.89%) Agile Software Development
1 22 (48.89%) Software Testing
2 16 (35.56%) Defect Management
3 15 (33.33%) Test Scripting
4 13 (28.89%) Regression Testing
5 10 (22.22%) Test Automation
6 9 (20.00%) Automated Testing
7 8 (17.78%) System Testing
8 7 (15.56%) Manual Testing
8 7 (15.56%) Mentoring
8 7 (15.56%) SDLC
9 6 (13.33%) Defect Tracking
9 6 (13.33%) Information Governance
9 6 (13.33%) Integration Testing
10 5 (11.11%) Test Strategy
10 5 (11.11%) User Stories
11 4 (8.89%) Project Management
11 4 (8.89%) System Integration Testing
12 3 (6.67%) Migration
13 2 (4.44%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (26.67%) SQL
2 9 (20.00%) C#
3 4 (8.89%) JCL
4 2 (4.44%) T-SQL
5 1 (2.22%) Java
5 1 (2.22%) PL/SQL
5 1 (2.22%) Ruby
5 1 (2.22%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 13 (28.89%) ISEB
1 13 (28.89%) ISTQB
2 3 (6.67%) Degree
3 2 (4.44%) PMI Certification
3 2 (4.44%) PMP
4 1 (2.22%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (17.78%) QA
2 1 (2.22%) EMIR
2 1 (2.22%) MiFID
System Software
1 4 (8.89%) RACF
1 4 (8.89%) Time Sharing Option
1 4 (8.89%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 4 (8.89%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 4 (8.89%) IBM
2 3 (6.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.22%) Google