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 23 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Rank 104 71 77
Rank change year-on-year
-33 +6
Permanent jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 29 51 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.45% 3.13% 2.88%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.71% 3.75% 3.58%
Number of salaries quoted 26 27 49
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,300 £27,300
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +6.66%
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
1697 1359 1620
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 85.06% 83.37% 80.36%
Number of salaries quoted 1449 1097 1349
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 23 October 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 23 October 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
(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
Warrington -7 6 £30,000 - 1
Wilmslow - 6 £30,000 -
Chester -8 3 - - 2
Crewe -19 2 £41,250 +10.00%
User Acceptance Testing
North West

User Acceptance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 32 (58.18%) Finance
2 27 (49.09%) SQL
3 14 (25.45%) Data Modelling
3 14 (25.45%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (23.64%) ASP.NET
4 13 (23.64%) .NET
4 13 (23.64%) System Testing
5 12 (21.82%) Team Foundation Server
5 12 (21.82%) JavaScript
5 12 (21.82%) Microsoft
6 11 (20.00%) HTML
7 10 (18.18%) Software Testing
7 10 (18.18%) Statistics
8 9 (16.36%) Validation
8 9 (16.36%) Project Management
8 9 (16.36%) Analytical Skills
9 8 (14.55%) ISEB
9 8 (14.55%) MVC
9 8 (14.55%) C#
9 8 (14.55%) Visual Studio
10 7 (12.73%) SharePoint
10 7 (12.73%) Regression Testing
10 7 (12.73%) QuickTest Pro
10 7 (12.73%) Stakeholder Management
10 7 (12.73%) PowerShell
10 7 (12.73%) Manual Testing
10 7 (12.73%) ASP.NET MVC
10 7 (12.73%) Waterfall
10 7 (12.73%) Cucumber
10 7 (12.73%) Continuous Improvement

User Acceptance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 7 (12.73%) SharePoint
2 5 (9.09%) SAS
3 1 (1.82%) CMS
Applications
1 5 (9.09%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (3.64%) MS Project
2 2 (3.64%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.82%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (1.82%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (1.82%) Oracle General Ledger
1 1 (1.82%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (1.82%) Oracle iProcurement
1 1 (1.82%) Oracle Payables
1 1 (1.82%) Oracle Receivables
1 1 (1.82%) Oracle Cash Management
1 1 (1.82%) Oracle Assets
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.82%) Broadband
1 1 (1.82%) SSH
1 1 (1.82%) PuTTY
1 1 (1.82%) WinSCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (10.91%) SQL Server
2 5 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (9.09%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (7.27%) QlikView
4 1 (1.82%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.82%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.82%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (1.82%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (1.82%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 12 (21.82%) Team Foundation Server
2 8 (14.55%) Visual Studio
3 7 (12.73%) QuickTest Pro
3 7 (12.73%) Cucumber
4 5 (9.09%) SpecFlow
5 2 (3.64%) WebDriver
5 2 (3.64%) Selenium
6 1 (1.82%) Subversion
6 1 (1.82%) Toad
General
1 32 (58.18%) Finance
2 5 (9.09%) Legal
2 5 (9.09%) Marketing
3 3 (5.45%) Retail
4 2 (3.64%) Advertising
4 2 (3.64%) Banking
5 1 (1.82%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.82%) General Ledger
5 1 (1.82%) Local Government
5 1 (1.82%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 23 (41.82%) Analyst
2 17 (30.91%) Developer
3 13 (23.64%) .NET Developer
4 11 (20.00%) Test Analyst
5 7 (12.73%) ASP.NET Developer
6 5 (9.09%) VB6 Developer
6 5 (9.09%) Test Manager
6 5 (9.09%) VB.NET Developer
6 5 (9.09%) VB Developer
7 4 (7.27%) Systems Analyst
7 4 (7.27%) Business Analyst
8 3 (5.45%) QlikView Developer
8 3 (5.45%) QA Analyst
9 2 (3.64%) QA Tester
9 2 (3.64%) Software Tester
9 2 (3.64%) Agile Test Analyst
9 2 (3.64%) UAT Tester
9 2 (3.64%) Tester
9 2 (3.64%) Project Manager
9 2 (3.64%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (23.64%) .NET
1 13 (23.64%) ASP.NET
2 11 (20.00%) HTML
3 7 (12.73%) ASP.NET MVC
4 6 (10.91%) XML
5 5 (9.09%) Gherkin
5 5 (9.09%) .NET Framework
6 4 (7.27%) COM
7 2 (3.64%) CSS
7 2 (3.64%) XHTML
8 1 (1.82%) VXML
8 1 (1.82%) Ajax
8 1 (1.82%) LINQ
8 1 (1.82%) jQuery
8 1 (1.82%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 10 (18.18%) Statistics
2 9 (16.36%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (9.09%) Economics
3 5 (9.09%) Mathematics
3 5 (9.09%) Physics
3 5 (9.09%) Credit Risk
3 5 (9.09%) Data Extraction
4 1 (1.82%) Kindle
4 1 (1.82%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.82%) User Experience
4 1 (1.82%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.82%) IVR
4 1 (1.82%) Interactive TV
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.64%) Windows
2 1 (1.82%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (25.45%) Data Modelling
1 14 (25.45%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (23.64%) System Testing
3 10 (18.18%) Software Testing
4 9 (16.36%) Validation
4 9 (16.36%) Project Management
5 8 (14.55%) MVC
6 7 (12.73%) Regression Testing
6 7 (12.73%) Stakeholder Management
6 7 (12.73%) Waterfall
6 7 (12.73%) Continuous Improvement
6 7 (12.73%) Test Strategy
6 7 (12.73%) Manual Testing
7 6 (10.91%) Project Planning
7 6 (10.91%) Test Management
7 6 (10.91%) Risk Management
8 5 (9.09%) CHAID
8 5 (9.09%) E-Commerce
8 5 (9.09%) Econometrics
8 5 (9.09%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 27 (49.09%) SQL
2 12 (21.82%) JavaScript
3 8 (14.55%) C#
4 7 (12.73%) PowerShell
5 5 (9.09%) VB
5 5 (9.09%) VB.NET
5 5 (9.09%) VB6
6 3 (5.45%) Java
7 1 (1.82%) PHP
7 1 (1.82%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (14.55%) ISEB
2 5 (9.09%) ISTQB
3 1 (1.82%) Degree
3 1 (1.82%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (9.09%) QA
2 1 (1.82%) ISO 9001
2 1 (1.82%) SLA
Systems Management
1 5 (9.09%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.82%) Cisco UCCE
Vendors
1 12 (21.82%) Microsoft
2 5 (9.09%) Business Objects
3 4 (7.27%) Tableau
4 1 (1.82%) Oracle
4 1 (1.82%) Cisco
4 1 (1.82%) Adobe
4 1 (1.82%) JD Edwards
4 1 (1.82%) Teradata
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