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

Location
3 months to
2 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Rank 110 97 87
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -10
Permanent jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 9 22 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.56% 1.30% 1.80%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.64% 1.62% 2.27%
Number of salaries quoted 9 15 31
Average salary £28,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.00% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £36,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,500 £46,011 £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
1399 1360 1407
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 87.06% 80.09% 79.13%
Number of salaries quoted 1091 1026 1096
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,850 £26,907 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,485 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +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 2 June 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 2 June 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
Warrington +10 3 £28,000 -37.77% 2
Chester +8 1 £25,000 -37.50% 3
Northwich +3 1 £30,000 -14.28% 1
Macclesfield - 1 £27,500 - 2
User Acceptance Testing
North West

User Acceptance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 2 June 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 30 (63.83%) Finance
2 19 (40.43%) System Testing
3 18 (38.30%) SQL
4 15 (31.91%) Programme Management
4 15 (31.91%) Test Strategy
4 15 (31.91%) Statistics
4 15 (31.91%) Operational Acceptance Testing
5 14 (29.79%) Agile Software Development
5 14 (29.79%) Test Management
6 8 (17.02%) SQL Server
6 8 (17.02%) ISEB
6 8 (17.02%) Integration Testing
6 8 (17.02%) ISTQB
6 8 (17.02%) Performance Testing
7 7 (14.89%) Software Testing
7 7 (14.89%) Test Scripting
7 7 (14.89%) Waterfall
7 7 (14.89%) Oracle Database
7 7 (14.89%) Oracle
7 7 (14.89%) Oracle Database 10g
8 6 (12.77%) Regression Testing
8 6 (12.77%) Windows
8 6 (12.77%) Microsoft
8 6 (12.77%) MS Excel
8 6 (12.77%) Manual Testing
9 5 (10.64%) QA
9 5 (10.64%) Team Foundation Server
9 5 (10.64%) Project Management
9 5 (10.64%) Analytical Skills
10 4 (8.51%) Stakeholder Management

User Acceptance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 June 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 3 (6.38%) SharePoint
2 2 (4.26%) CMS
2 2 (4.26%) Umbraco
Applications
1 6 (12.77%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.26%) MS Project
3 1 (2.13%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.13%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (2.13%) SAP MM
1 1 (2.13%) SAP QM
1 1 (2.13%) Scribe Insight
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.26%) GitHub
1 2 (4.26%) Trello
2 1 (2.13%) Scribe Online
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.26%) Wireless
2 1 (2.13%) VPN
2 1 (2.13%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (17.02%) SQL Server
2 7 (14.89%) Oracle Database
2 7 (14.89%) Oracle Database 10g
3 3 (6.38%) Oracle Database 11g
3 3 (6.38%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (6.38%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (6.38%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (4.26%) MySQL
5 1 (2.13%) QlikView
5 1 (2.13%) Relational Database
5 1 (2.13%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (2.13%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 5 (10.64%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (4.26%) Octopus Deploy
2 2 (4.26%) TeamCity
2 2 (4.26%) Oracle APEX
3 1 (2.13%) JIRA
General
1 30 (63.83%) Finance
2 3 (6.38%) Local Government
3 2 (4.26%) Financial Institution
3 2 (4.26%) Retail
4 1 (2.13%) Marketing
4 1 (2.13%) Advertising
4 1 (2.13%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 15 (31.91%) Analyst
1 15 (31.91%) Test Manager
2 11 (23.40%) Test Analyst
3 6 (12.77%) Project Manager
3 6 (12.77%) Developer
4 4 (8.51%) IT Project Manager
5 3 (6.38%) SQL DBA
5 3 (6.38%) DBA
5 3 (6.38%) Administrator
6 2 (4.26%) Business Analyst
6 2 (4.26%) Tester
6 2 (4.26%) Oracle Developer
6 2 (4.26%) .NET Developer
6 2 (4.26%) QA Test Analyst
6 2 (4.26%) Business Project Manager
6 2 (4.26%) Business Manager
6 2 (4.26%) QA Analyst
7 1 (2.13%) Usability Analyst
7 1 (2.13%) SAP Consultant
7 1 (2.13%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (8.51%) ASP.NET
1 4 (8.51%) Web Services
1 4 (8.51%) .NET
1 4 (8.51%) .NET Framework
2 3 (6.38%) WCF
2 3 (6.38%) Entity Framework
2 3 (6.38%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 1 (2.13%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (2.13%) XML
3 1 (2.13%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 15 (31.91%) Statistics
2 5 (10.64%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (6.38%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 6 (12.77%) Windows
2 3 (6.38%) Linux
2 3 (6.38%) SUSE
2 3 (6.38%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (40.43%) System Testing
2 15 (31.91%) Programme Management
2 15 (31.91%) Test Strategy
2 15 (31.91%) Operational Acceptance Testing
3 14 (29.79%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (29.79%) Test Management
4 8 (17.02%) Integration Testing
4 8 (17.02%) Performance Testing
5 7 (14.89%) Software Testing
5 7 (14.89%) Test Scripting
5 7 (14.89%) Waterfall
6 6 (12.77%) Regression Testing
6 6 (12.77%) Manual Testing
7 5 (10.64%) Project Management
8 4 (8.51%) Stakeholder Management
8 4 (8.51%) PRINCE2
9 3 (6.38%) Stress Testing
9 3 (6.38%) Release Management
9 3 (6.38%) ITIL
9 3 (6.38%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 18 (38.30%) SQL
2 4 (8.51%) C#
2 4 (8.51%) PL/SQL
3 3 (6.38%) T-SQL
4 1 (2.13%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 8 (17.02%) ISEB
1 8 (17.02%) ISTQB
2 4 (8.51%) Security Cleared
2 4 (8.51%) Degree
3 3 (6.38%) SC Cleared
3 3 (6.38%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (4.26%) PMP
4 2 (4.26%) PMI Certification
5 1 (2.13%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (2.13%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (10.64%) QA
2 2 (4.26%) WCAG
2 2 (4.26%) WAI
Systems Management
1 3 (6.38%) Data Guard
1 3 (6.38%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 3 (6.38%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 7 (14.89%) Oracle
2 6 (12.77%) Microsoft
3 2 (4.26%) EPiServer
4 1 (2.13%) Business Objects
4 1 (2.13%) SAP
4 1 (2.13%) MKS
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