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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited User Acceptance Testing over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Rank 99 74 66
Rank change year-on-year
-25 -8
Permanent jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 29 43 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.49% 2.71% 3.40%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.78% 3.28% 4.36%
Number of salaries quoted 22 27 62
Average salary £33,750 £37,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
User Acceptance Testing
North West

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
1628 1309 1627
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 83.44% 82.48% 77.81%
Number of salaries quoted 1315 1053 1381
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £26,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £68,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

User Acceptance Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing User Acceptance Testing across the Cheshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 19 September 2014.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing User Acceptance Testing within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warrington -13 8 £31,250 -10.71% 2
Chester -10 6 £37,500 -
Wilmslow - 5 £30,000 -
Knutsford -8 4 £47,000 -6.00%
User Acceptance Testing
North West

User Acceptance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 31 (55.36%) Finance
2 21 (37.50%) SQL
3 13 (23.21%) Data Modelling
4 11 (19.64%) Microsoft
4 11 (19.64%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (19.64%) System Testing
5 10 (17.86%) Statistics
5 10 (17.86%) SQL Server
5 10 (17.86%) Windows
6 9 (16.07%) Validation
6 9 (16.07%) Test Management
7 8 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
7 8 (14.29%) Software Testing
8 7 (12.50%) MS PowerPoint
8 7 (12.50%) Risk Management
8 7 (12.50%) JavaScript
8 7 (12.50%) QuickTest Pro
8 7 (12.50%) Project Management
8 7 (12.50%) Test Strategy
8 7 (12.50%) Cucumber
9 6 (10.71%) Marketing
9 6 (10.71%) ISEB
9 6 (10.71%) E-Commerce
9 6 (10.71%) Stakeholder Management
10 5 (8.93%) Legal
10 5 (8.93%) Econometrics
10 5 (8.93%) Programme Management
10 5 (8.93%) Regression Testing
10 5 (8.93%) Economics
10 5 (8.93%) SAS

User Acceptance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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.

Application Platforms
1 5 (8.93%) SAS
2 1 (1.79%) CMS
2 1 (1.79%) IIS
2 1 (1.79%) Apache
2 1 (1.79%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (12.50%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (3.57%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.79%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (3.57%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (1.79%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.79%) Oracle General Ledger
2 1 (1.79%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (1.79%) Oracle iProcurement
2 1 (1.79%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (1.79%) Oracle Receivables
2 1 (1.79%) Oracle Cash Management
2 1 (1.79%) Oracle Assets
2 1 (1.79%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.14%) SMS
2 1 (1.79%) CTI
2 1 (1.79%) SSH
2 1 (1.79%) PuTTY
2 1 (1.79%) WinSCP
2 1 (1.79%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (17.86%) SQL Server
2 5 (8.93%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (8.93%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (7.14%) QlikView
4 2 (3.57%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (3.57%) Relational Database
4 2 (3.57%) MySQL
4 2 (3.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (3.57%) DB2
5 1 (1.79%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (1.79%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (1.79%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 7 (12.50%) QuickTest Pro
1 7 (12.50%) Cucumber
2 5 (8.93%) SpecFlow
3 4 (7.14%) MSI
4 2 (3.57%) Selenium
4 2 (3.57%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (3.57%) WebDriver
5 1 (1.79%) Hudson
5 1 (1.79%) Subversion
5 1 (1.79%) Visual Studio
5 1 (1.79%) Toad
General
1 31 (55.36%) Finance
2 6 (10.71%) Marketing
3 5 (8.93%) Legal
4 4 (7.14%) Banking
5 2 (3.57%) Retail
5 2 (3.57%) Advertising
5 2 (3.57%) Corporate Banking
6 1 (1.79%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.79%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.79%) General Ledger
6 1 (1.79%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 22 (39.29%) Analyst
2 11 (19.64%) Developer
3 9 (16.07%) Test Analyst
4 5 (8.93%) Systems Analyst
4 5 (8.93%) Test Manager
4 5 (8.93%) Consultant
4 5 (8.93%) .NET Developer
5 4 (7.14%) VB6 Developer
5 4 (7.14%) Coordinator
5 4 (7.14%) Business Analyst
5 4 (7.14%) VB.NET Developer
5 4 (7.14%) VB Developer
6 3 (5.36%) QlikView Developer
7 2 (3.57%) Software Test Analyst
7 2 (3.57%) UAT Manager
7 2 (3.57%) Agile Test Analyst
7 2 (3.57%) Systems Developer
7 2 (3.57%) Software Tester
7 2 (3.57%) Tester
7 2 (3.57%) UAT Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (8.93%) .NET
1 5 (8.93%) ASP.NET
1 5 (8.93%) XML
1 5 (8.93%) Gherkin
2 4 (7.14%) .NET Framework
2 4 (7.14%) Application Packaging
2 4 (7.14%) HTML
3 3 (5.36%) COM
4 2 (3.57%) CSS
4 2 (3.57%) XHTML
4 2 (3.57%) jQuery
5 1 (1.79%) LINQ
5 1 (1.79%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 1 (1.79%) VXML
5 1 (1.79%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 10 (17.86%) Statistics
2 8 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (8.93%) Economics
3 5 (8.93%) Mathematics
3 5 (8.93%) Physics
3 5 (8.93%) Credit Risk
3 5 (8.93%) Data Extraction
4 4 (7.14%) Client/Server
5 2 (3.57%) Mainframe
5 2 (3.57%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.79%) User Experience
6 1 (1.79%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.79%) IVR
6 1 (1.79%) Interactive TV
6 1 (1.79%) Kindle
Operating Systems
1 10 (17.86%) Windows
2 4 (7.14%) Windows 7
3 3 (5.36%) UNIX
3 3 (5.36%) Linux
4 1 (1.79%) AIX
4 1 (1.79%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (23.21%) Data Modelling
2 11 (19.64%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (19.64%) System Testing
3 9 (16.07%) Test Management
3 9 (16.07%) Validation
4 8 (14.29%) Software Testing
5 7 (12.50%) Test Strategy
5 7 (12.50%) Risk Management
5 7 (12.50%) Project Management
6 6 (10.71%) E-Commerce
6 6 (10.71%) Stakeholder Management
7 5 (8.93%) Econometrics
7 5 (8.93%) Programme Management
7 5 (8.93%) CHAID
7 5 (8.93%) Regression Testing
7 5 (8.93%) Analytics
7 5 (8.93%) Performance Analysis
7 5 (8.93%) Test Automation
7 5 (8.93%) Statistical Analysis
7 5 (8.93%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 21 (37.50%) SQL
2 7 (12.50%) JavaScript
3 4 (7.14%) VB
3 4 (7.14%) VB.NET
3 4 (7.14%) VB6
4 3 (5.36%) Java
5 2 (3.57%) C
6 1 (1.79%) C#
6 1 (1.79%) PHP
6 1 (1.79%) Python
6 1 (1.79%) T-SQL
6 1 (1.79%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 6 (10.71%) ISEB
2 4 (7.14%) Citrix Certification
2 4 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (7.14%) MCITP
2 4 (7.14%) MCSE
3 3 (5.36%) ISTQB
4 2 (3.57%) Degree
4 2 (3.57%) Security Cleared
5 1 (1.79%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.93%) QA
2 1 (1.79%) ISO 9001
2 1 (1.79%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (7.14%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 5 (8.93%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (7.14%) SCCM
3 1 (1.79%) Cisco UCCE
Vendors
1 11 (19.64%) Microsoft
2 5 (8.93%) Business Objects
3 4 (7.14%) Citrix
3 4 (7.14%) VMware
3 4 (7.14%) Oracle
3 4 (7.14%) Tableau
4 3 (5.36%) Teradata
5 1 (1.79%) JD Edwards
5 1 (1.79%) Symantec
5 1 (1.79%) Cisco
5 1 (1.79%) Adobe
5 1 (1.79%) HP
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