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 30 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Rank 102 102 77
Rank change year-on-year
0 -25
Permanent jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 24 26 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.40% 1.45% 2.45%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.60% 1.74% 3.11%
Number of salaries quoted 12 19 39
Average salary £30,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,550 £29,400 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £39,250 £47,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
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
1498 1493 1349
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 87.19% 83.27% 78.66%
Number of salaries quoted 1171 1168 1093
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £25,750
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,699
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +4.42%

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 30 July 2015.

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 30 July 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Chester 0 8 £21,500 -42.66% 1
Crewe - 4 £22,000 - 1
Warrington +1 2 £31,000 +3.33% 1
Macclesfield - 2 £27,500 - 2
Northwich -4 1 £30,000 -14.28%
User Acceptance Testing
North West

User Acceptance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, 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 19 (46.34%) Finance
2 17 (41.46%) Microsoft
2 17 (41.46%) SQL
3 16 (39.02%) Test Scripting
4 13 (31.71%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (24.39%) MS Project
6 9 (21.95%) SQL Server
6 9 (21.95%) MySQL
7 8 (19.51%) ISEB
7 8 (19.51%) Change Management
7 8 (19.51%) User Experience
7 8 (19.51%) ISTQB
8 7 (17.07%) Waterfall
8 7 (17.07%) Project Management
8 7 (17.07%) MS Office
8 7 (17.07%) HTML
8 7 (17.07%) MS Excel
9 6 (14.63%) XHTML
9 6 (14.63%) E-Commerce
9 6 (14.63%) CSS
9 6 (14.63%) PRINCE2
9 6 (14.63%) UNIX
9 6 (14.63%) JavaScript
9 6 (14.63%) PHP
9 6 (14.63%) Photoshop
9 6 (14.63%) C#
9 6 (14.63%) Adobe
9 6 (14.63%) SEO
9 6 (14.63%) Integration Testing
9 6 (14.63%) Subversion

User Acceptance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, 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 (12.20%) SharePoint
2 2 (4.88%) CMS
2 2 (4.88%) Umbraco
Applications
1 10 (24.39%) MS Project
2 7 (17.07%) MS Office
2 7 (17.07%) MS Excel
3 6 (14.63%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (7.32%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (2.44%) SAP MM
2 1 (2.44%) SAP QM
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.88%) GitHub
1 2 (4.88%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 4 (9.76%) Wireless
2 1 (2.44%) VPN
2 1 (2.44%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (21.95%) MySQL
1 9 (21.95%) SQL Server
2 3 (7.32%) Oracle Database 10g
2 3 (7.32%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (7.32%) Oracle Database
3 2 (4.88%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (4.88%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (4.88%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (2.44%) MS Access
4 1 (2.44%) Data Mining
4 1 (2.44%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (14.63%) Subversion
2 3 (7.32%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (4.88%) Octopus Deploy
3 2 (4.88%) JIRA
3 2 (4.88%) TeamCity
General
1 19 (46.34%) Finance
2 4 (9.76%) Retail
2 4 (9.76%) Financial Institution
3 2 (4.88%) Local Government
3 2 (4.88%) Advertising
3 2 (4.88%) Banking
Job Titles
1 22 (53.66%) Analyst
2 12 (29.27%) Test Analyst
3 9 (21.95%) Developer
4 6 (14.63%) Front-End Developer
4 6 (14.63%) Project Manager
5 4 (9.76%) Business Analyst
5 4 (9.76%) IT Project Manager
6 3 (7.32%) Tester
6 3 (7.32%) Support Analyst
7 2 (4.88%) Administrator
7 2 (4.88%) Software Tester
7 2 (4.88%) .NET Developer
7 2 (4.88%) DBA
7 2 (4.88%) SQL DBA
7 2 (4.88%) QA Test Analyst
7 2 (4.88%) Business Project Manager
7 2 (4.88%) Business Manager
7 2 (4.88%) QA Analyst
8 1 (2.44%) UAT Analyst
8 1 (2.44%) Usability Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (17.07%) HTML
2 6 (14.63%) CSS
2 6 (14.63%) XHTML
3 5 (12.20%) .NET Framework
3 5 (12.20%) .NET
3 5 (12.20%) ASP.NET
4 4 (9.76%) Web Services
5 3 (7.32%) WCF
5 3 (7.32%) Entity Framework
5 3 (7.32%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 1 (2.44%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (2.44%) Middleware
6 1 (2.44%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (19.51%) User Experience
2 5 (12.20%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 6 (14.63%) UNIX
2 5 (12.20%) Windows
3 2 (4.88%) Linux
3 2 (4.88%) SUSE
3 2 (4.88%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (39.02%) Test Scripting
2 13 (31.71%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (19.51%) Change Management
4 7 (17.07%) Project Management
4 7 (17.07%) Waterfall
5 6 (14.63%) Integration Testing
5 6 (14.63%) PRINCE2
5 6 (14.63%) E-Commerce
5 6 (14.63%) SEO
5 6 (14.63%) Content Management
5 6 (14.63%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 6 (14.63%) Performance Testing
6 5 (12.20%) Software Testing
6 5 (12.20%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (12.20%) Scrum
7 4 (9.76%) Risk Management
7 4 (9.76%) Automated Testing
7 4 (9.76%) Customer Engagement
7 4 (9.76%) Manual Testing
7 4 (9.76%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 17 (41.46%) SQL
2 6 (14.63%) C#
2 6 (14.63%) JavaScript
2 6 (14.63%) PHP
3 2 (4.88%) T-SQL
4 1 (2.44%) VB
4 1 (2.44%) VB.NET
4 1 (2.44%) VBA
4 1 (2.44%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (19.51%) ISEB
1 8 (19.51%) ISTQB
2 4 (9.76%) Degree
3 3 (7.32%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (4.88%) SC Cleared
4 2 (4.88%) Security Cleared
4 2 (4.88%) PMP
4 2 (4.88%) PMI Certification
5 1 (2.44%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (2.44%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (14.63%) QA
2 2 (4.88%) WCAG
2 2 (4.88%) WAI
3 1 (2.44%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 3 (7.32%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (4.88%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 2 (4.88%) Oracle RMAN
1 2 (4.88%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 17 (41.46%) Microsoft
2 6 (14.63%) Adobe
3 3 (7.32%) Oracle
4 2 (4.88%) EPiServer
5 1 (2.44%) SAP
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Posted: 3 days ago
Macclesfield, Cheshire
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Salary: £16000 - £20000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Warrington
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
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