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 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Rank 61 84 92
Rank change year-on-year
+23 +8
Permanent jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 40 42 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 3.07% 2.27% 1.38%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.68% 2.58% 1.66%
Number of salaries quoted 37 41 16
Average salary £32,500 £45,000 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-27.77% +3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,300 £31,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,000 £48,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
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
1088 1628 1322
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 83.50% 87.81% 83.20%
Number of salaries quoted 952 1338 994
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £55,000 £62,115
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 9 February 2016.

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 9 February 2016. 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
Chester +10 7 £27,000 -16.92% 1
Macclesfield - 6 £37,000 -
Warrington 0 1 £27,500 -8.33%
Alderley Edge - 1 £40,500 -
User Acceptance Testing
North West

User Acceptance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 (50.00%) Finance
2 31 (48.44%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (39.06%) Analytical Skills
4 23 (35.94%) Waterfall
5 21 (32.81%) Test Scripting
6 20 (31.25%) ISTQB
7 17 (26.56%) Stakeholder Management
8 15 (23.44%) Migration
8 15 (23.44%) Functional Testing
8 15 (23.44%) SDLC
9 14 (21.88%) Software Delivery
9 14 (21.88%) Non-Functional Testing
10 13 (20.31%) ISEB
11 12 (18.75%) Retail
12 11 (17.19%) Microsoft
13 10 (15.63%) SQL
14 8 (12.50%) Six Sigma
14 8 (12.50%) Lean Six Sigma
15 7 (10.94%) System Testing
15 7 (10.94%) QA
15 7 (10.94%) Automated Testing
15 7 (10.94%) Change Management
15 7 (10.94%) SharePoint
15 7 (10.94%) E-Commerce
15 7 (10.94%) Continuous Improvement
15 7 (10.94%) Mobile App
16 6 (9.38%) Test Strategy
16 6 (9.38%) CRM
16 6 (9.38%) Oracle
16 6 (9.38%) Software Testing

User Acceptance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 (10.94%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (6.25%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.56%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (7.81%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (4.69%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (1.56%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (1.56%) Maximo
3 1 (1.56%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 5 (7.81%) Yammer
2 2 (3.13%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.13%) VPN
2 1 (1.56%) Broadband
2 1 (1.56%) DHCP
2 1 (1.56%) DNS
2 1 (1.56%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.69%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (3.13%) Big Data
2 2 (3.13%) Data Mining
2 2 (3.13%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.56%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (4.69%) JIRA
1 3 (4.69%) MSTest
2 2 (3.13%) GitLab
2 2 (3.13%) SoapUI
2 2 (3.13%) Toad
3 1 (1.56%) NUnit
General
1 32 (50.00%) Finance
2 12 (18.75%) Retail
3 5 (7.81%) Marketing
4 4 (6.25%) Banking
5 2 (3.13%) Corporate Banking
6 1 (1.56%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 40 (62.50%) Analyst
2 24 (37.50%) Test Analyst
3 19 (29.69%) Tester
4 10 (15.63%) Business Analyst
5 7 (10.94%) Software Tester
6 6 (9.38%) Consultant
7 5 (7.81%) CRM Consultant
7 5 (7.81%) Senior Analyst
8 4 (6.25%) Project Manager
8 4 (6.25%) Support Analyst
9 3 (4.69%) Business Intelligence Analyst
9 3 (4.69%) Developer
9 3 (4.69%) QA Tester
9 3 (4.69%) Senior Business Intelligence Analyst
9 3 (4.69%) Senior Penetration Tester
9 3 (4.69%) Senior QA Tester
9 3 (4.69%) Senior Tester
9 3 (4.69%) Software Analyst
9 3 (4.69%) Software Test Analyst
9 3 (4.69%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.69%) .NET
2 2 (3.13%) J2EE
2 2 (3.13%) SOAP
2 2 (3.13%) Web Services
3 1 (1.56%) CSS
3 1 (1.56%) HTML
3 1 (1.56%) jQuery
3 1 (1.56%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 25 (39.06%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (10.94%) Mobile App
3 4 (6.25%) EPoS
4 3 (4.69%) Management Information System
5 2 (3.13%) Mainframe
6 1 (1.56%) NHS
6 1 (1.56%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (6.25%) Linux
2 3 (4.69%) Unix
3 2 (3.13%) Android
3 2 (3.13%) Apple iOS
3 2 (3.13%) Ubuntu
4 1 (1.56%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (48.44%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (35.94%) Waterfall
3 21 (32.81%) Test Scripting
4 17 (26.56%) Stakeholder Management
5 15 (23.44%) Functional Testing
5 15 (23.44%) Migration
5 15 (23.44%) SDLC
6 14 (21.88%) Non-Functional Testing
6 14 (21.88%) Software Delivery
7 8 (12.50%) Lean Six Sigma
7 8 (12.50%) Six Sigma
8 7 (10.94%) Automated Testing
8 7 (10.94%) Change Management
8 7 (10.94%) Continuous Improvement
8 7 (10.94%) E-Commerce
8 7 (10.94%) System Testing
9 6 (9.38%) CRM
9 6 (9.38%) Software Testing
9 6 (9.38%) Test Strategy
10 5 (7.81%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (15.63%) SQL
2 4 (6.25%) Java
3 2 (3.13%) C
3 2 (3.13%) PHP
3 2 (3.13%) PL/SQL
3 2 (3.13%) Shell Script
4 1 (1.56%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 20 (31.25%) ISTQB
2 13 (20.31%) ISEB
3 2 (3.13%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (1.56%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (10.94%) QA
2 3 (4.69%) Data Quality
3 1 (1.56%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (3.13%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (3.13%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 11 (17.19%) Microsoft
2 6 (9.38%) Oracle
3 3 (4.69%) SAP
4 2 (3.13%) F5
4 2 (3.13%) Siebel
5 1 (1.56%) BMC
5 1 (1.56%) Remedy
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