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 22 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Rank 84 84 100
Rank change year-on-year
0 +16
Permanent jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 39 39 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 2.06% 2.28% 1.84%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.40% 2.82% 2.19%
Number of salaries quoted 36 22 39
Average salary £41,250 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.12% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,900 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £47,350 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +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
1624 1384 1875
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 85.61% 80.94% 84.01%
Number of salaries quoted 1421 1093 1621
Average salary £41,250 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.12% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £50,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 22 December 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 22 December 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
Crewe +16 7 £43,750 - 1
Warrington +14 6 £28,750 -42.50%
Knutsford -3 4 £46,000 -
Wilmslow - 2 £27,500 -
Chester +4 1 £32,500 -18.75%
Macclesfield -9 1 - -
Northwich - 1 £31,500 -
Alderley Edge - 1 - -
User Acceptance Testing
North West

User Acceptance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 22 December 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 41 (63.08%) Finance
2 30 (46.15%) SQL
3 22 (33.85%) System Testing
4 20 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
5 18 (27.69%) Statistics
6 17 (26.15%) Microsoft
7 15 (23.08%) .NET
7 15 (23.08%) ASP.NET
7 15 (23.08%) Team Foundation Server
7 15 (23.08%) Test Strategy
8 14 (21.54%) Analytical Skills
9 13 (20.00%) Programme Management
9 13 (20.00%) Test Management
9 13 (20.00%) JavaScript
10 12 (18.46%) Software Testing
11 11 (16.92%) Project Management
11 11 (16.92%) Stakeholder Management
11 11 (16.92%) Data Modelling
12 10 (15.38%) HTML
12 10 (15.38%) Waterfall
13 9 (13.85%) C#
13 9 (13.85%) Visual Studio
13 9 (13.85%) SharePoint
13 9 (13.85%) MVC
14 8 (12.31%) Continuous Improvement
14 8 (12.31%) PowerShell
14 8 (12.31%) ASP.NET MVC
15 7 (10.77%) ISTQB
15 7 (10.77%) Integration Testing
15 7 (10.77%) Manual Testing

User Acceptance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 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 9 (13.85%) SharePoint
2 5 (7.69%) SAS
Applications
1 6 (9.23%) MS Excel
2 5 (7.69%) MS PowerPoint
2 5 (7.69%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (1.54%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (1.54%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.54%) SAP EWM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.54%) Broadband
1 1 (1.54%) RFID
1 1 (1.54%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (9.23%) SQL Server
1 6 (9.23%) SQL Server 2012
2 5 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (4.62%) Oracle Database 10g
3 3 (4.62%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.54%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 15 (23.08%) Team Foundation Server
2 9 (13.85%) Visual Studio
3 5 (7.69%) QuickTest Pro
3 5 (7.69%) Cucumber
3 5 (7.69%) SpecFlow
4 2 (3.08%) Oracle APEX
5 1 (1.54%) Selenium
5 1 (1.54%) JIRA
5 1 (1.54%) Concordion
General
1 41 (63.08%) Finance
2 6 (9.23%) Marketing
3 5 (7.69%) Legal
4 4 (6.15%) Retail
5 2 (3.08%) Advertising
6 1 (1.54%) Banking
6 1 (1.54%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 19 (29.23%) Analyst
2 18 (27.69%) Developer
3 15 (23.08%) .NET Developer
4 13 (20.00%) Test Manager
5 12 (18.46%) Test Analyst
6 8 (12.31%) ASP.NET Developer
7 7 (10.77%) Project Manager
8 6 (9.23%) VB6 Developer
8 6 (9.23%) VB.NET Developer
8 6 (9.23%) VB Developer
9 5 (7.69%) IT Project Manager
10 3 (4.62%) Business Analyst
10 3 (4.62%) Oracle Developer
11 2 (3.08%) Consultant
11 2 (3.08%) Systems Analyst
11 2 (3.08%) Agile Test Analyst
12 1 (1.54%) Automation Analyst
12 1 (1.54%) Telephony Analyst
12 1 (1.54%) SAP Consultant
12 1 (1.54%) Financial Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (23.08%) .NET
1 15 (23.08%) ASP.NET
2 10 (15.38%) HTML
3 8 (12.31%) ASP.NET MVC
4 6 (9.23%) .NET Framework
4 6 (9.23%) XML
5 5 (7.69%) COM
5 5 (7.69%) Gherkin
6 1 (1.54%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 1 (1.54%) LINQ
6 1 (1.54%) jQuery
6 1 (1.54%) CSS
6 1 (1.54%) XHTML
6 1 (1.54%) VXML
6 1 (1.54%) Ajax
6 1 (1.54%) SAP ALE
Miscellaneous
1 18 (27.69%) Statistics
2 14 (21.54%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (7.69%) Economics
3 5 (7.69%) Mathematics
3 5 (7.69%) Physics
3 5 (7.69%) Credit Risk
3 5 (7.69%) Data Extraction
4 2 (3.08%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.54%) IVR
5 1 (1.54%) Kindle
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.54%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (33.85%) System Testing
2 20 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (23.08%) Test Strategy
4 13 (20.00%) Test Management
4 13 (20.00%) Programme Management
5 12 (18.46%) Software Testing
6 11 (16.92%) Stakeholder Management
6 11 (16.92%) Data Modelling
6 11 (16.92%) Project Management
7 10 (15.38%) Waterfall
8 9 (13.85%) MVC
9 8 (12.31%) Continuous Improvement
10 7 (10.77%) Manual Testing
10 7 (10.77%) Regression Testing
10 7 (10.77%) Project Planning
10 7 (10.77%) Performance Testing
10 7 (10.77%) Stress Testing
10 7 (10.77%) Integration Testing
11 6 (9.23%) Data Management
11 6 (9.23%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 30 (46.15%) SQL
2 13 (20.00%) JavaScript
3 9 (13.85%) C#
4 8 (12.31%) PowerShell
5 6 (9.23%) VB6
5 6 (9.23%) VB
5 6 (9.23%) VB.NET
6 3 (4.62%) PL/SQL
7 1 (1.54%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 7 (10.77%) ISEB
1 7 (10.77%) ISTQB
2 1 (1.54%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.62%) QA
2 1 (1.54%) ISO 9001
Systems Management
1 5 (7.69%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.54%) Cisco UCCE
Vendors
1 17 (26.15%) Microsoft
2 3 (4.62%) Oracle
2 3 (4.62%) Business Objects
3 1 (1.54%) SAP
3 1 (1.54%) Cisco
3 1 (1.54%) JD Edwards
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