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 4 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Rank 86 104 118
Rank change year-on-year
+18 +14
Permanent jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 39 16 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 2.13% 0.99% 1.07%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.52% 1.21% 1.27%
Number of salaries quoted 37 9 19
Average salary £45,000 £42,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,700 £29,600
10% offered a salary of more than £46,400 £49,000 £44,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,250
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +4.57%
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
1545 1320 1653
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 84.56% 81.33% 83.87%
Number of salaries quoted 1236 997 1310
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 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
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 4 March 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 4 March 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
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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 +19 11 £30,000 -29.41% 2
Knutsford -4 4 £45,500 +8.33%
Crewe - 3 £47,500 -
Northwich - 3 £35,000 -
Nantwich - 1 £50,000 -
Wilmslow - 1 £37,500 -
User Acceptance Testing
North West

User Acceptance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 4 March 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 42 (59.15%) Finance
2 34 (47.89%) SQL
3 29 (40.85%) System Testing
4 25 (35.21%) Agile Software Development
5 19 (26.76%) Team Foundation Server
6 17 (23.94%) Statistics
6 17 (23.94%) Programme Management
6 17 (23.94%) Test Strategy
7 16 (22.54%) Test Management
8 15 (21.13%) Microsoft
8 15 (21.13%) Waterfall
9 14 (19.72%) ASP.NET
9 14 (19.72%) .NET
9 14 (19.72%) Integration Testing
10 13 (18.31%) Software Testing
10 13 (18.31%) ISEB
11 12 (16.90%) Regression Testing
11 12 (16.90%) Performance Testing
11 12 (16.90%) ISTQB
12 11 (15.49%) Manual Testing
12 11 (15.49%) MVC
12 11 (15.49%) C#
13 10 (14.08%) SharePoint
14 9 (12.68%) MS Excel
14 9 (12.68%) Oracle Database 10g
14 9 (12.68%) Oracle
14 9 (12.68%) SQL Server
14 9 (12.68%) Stress Testing
14 9 (12.68%) ASP.NET MVC
14 9 (12.68%) Continuous Improvement

User Acceptance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 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 10 (14.08%) SharePoint
Applications
1 9 (12.68%) MS Excel
2 6 (8.45%) MS Project
3 1 (1.41%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.82%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.41%) SAP EWM
2 1 (1.41%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.41%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.82%) Wireless
2 1 (1.41%) RFID
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (12.68%) Oracle Database 10g
1 9 (12.68%) SQL Server
1 9 (12.68%) Oracle Database
2 6 (8.45%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (4.23%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (4.23%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (4.23%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (1.41%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.41%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.41%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (1.41%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 19 (26.76%) Team Foundation Server
2 8 (11.27%) Visual Studio
3 4 (5.63%) Oracle APEX
4 1 (1.41%) Concordion
4 1 (1.41%) SpecFlow
4 1 (1.41%) Cucumber
4 1 (1.41%) QuickTest Pro
4 1 (1.41%) JIRA
4 1 (1.41%) Selenium
General
1 42 (59.15%) Finance
2 5 (7.04%) Retail
3 3 (4.23%) Local Government
4 2 (2.82%) Marketing
4 2 (2.82%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.41%) Advertising
5 1 (1.41%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 20 (28.17%) Developer
2 19 (26.76%) Analyst
3 17 (23.94%) Test Manager
4 14 (19.72%) Test Analyst
5 13 (18.31%) .NET Developer
6 9 (12.68%) Project Manager
7 8 (11.27%) ASP.NET Developer
8 6 (8.45%) IT Project Manager
9 5 (7.04%) Oracle Developer
10 3 (4.23%) DBA
10 3 (4.23%) Administrator
10 3 (4.23%) QA Test Analyst
10 3 (4.23%) SQL DBA
10 3 (4.23%) VB.NET Developer
10 3 (4.23%) VB Developer
10 3 (4.23%) QA Analyst
10 3 (4.23%) VB6 Developer
11 2 (2.82%) Consultant
11 2 (2.82%) Business Analyst
11 2 (2.82%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (19.72%) ASP.NET
1 14 (19.72%) .NET
2 9 (12.68%) ASP.NET MVC
3 8 (11.27%) HTML
4 6 (8.45%) .NET Framework
5 3 (4.23%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 3 (4.23%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 3 (4.23%) COM
5 3 (4.23%) Web Services
5 3 (4.23%) XML
5 3 (4.23%) WCF
6 1 (1.41%) Gherkin
6 1 (1.41%) Middleware
6 1 (1.41%) SAP ALE
Miscellaneous
1 17 (23.94%) Statistics
2 9 (12.68%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.82%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.41%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (5.63%) Windows
2 3 (4.23%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
2 3 (4.23%) Linux
2 3 (4.23%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (40.85%) System Testing
2 25 (35.21%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (23.94%) Programme Management
3 17 (23.94%) Test Strategy
4 16 (22.54%) Test Management
5 15 (21.13%) Waterfall
6 14 (19.72%) Integration Testing
7 13 (18.31%) Software Testing
8 12 (16.90%) Regression Testing
8 12 (16.90%) Performance Testing
9 11 (15.49%) Manual Testing
9 11 (15.49%) MVC
10 9 (12.68%) Stress Testing
10 9 (12.68%) Continuous Improvement
11 8 (11.27%) Project Management
12 7 (9.86%) PRINCE2
12 7 (9.86%) Stakeholder Management
13 4 (5.63%) Scrum
13 4 (5.63%) Test Scripting
13 4 (5.63%) Customer Engagement
Programming Languages
1 34 (47.89%) SQL
2 11 (15.49%) C#
3 8 (11.27%) PowerShell
3 8 (11.27%) JavaScript
4 6 (8.45%) PL/SQL
5 4 (5.63%) VB.NET
6 3 (4.23%) T-SQL
6 3 (4.23%) VB
6 3 (4.23%) VB6
7 1 (1.41%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 13 (18.31%) ISEB
2 12 (16.90%) ISTQB
3 5 (7.04%) Security Cleared
4 3 (4.23%) SC Cleared
5 2 (2.82%) VCP4
6 1 (1.41%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (1.41%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (1.41%) PMP
6 1 (1.41%) PMI Certification
6 1 (1.41%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (1.41%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.45%) QA
System Software
1 3 (4.23%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 3 (4.23%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 3 (4.23%) Data Guard
2 1 (1.41%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 15 (21.13%) Microsoft
2 9 (12.68%) Oracle
3 4 (5.63%) Business Objects
4 1 (1.41%) SAP
4 1 (1.41%) MKS
Warrington, Cheshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £26000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £24000 - £30000 per annum + bens
Posted: 5 days ago