The table below looks at the statistics for User Acceptance Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Chester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited User Acceptance Testing over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Rank 34 41 58
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +17
Permanent jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 1 8 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 0.45% 3.48% 1.39%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.50% 3.92% 1.60%
Number of salaries quoted 1 7 4
Average salary £32,500 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
User Acceptance Testing
Cheshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Chester region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Chester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
202 204 312
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 91.40% 88.70% 86.91%
Number of salaries quoted 176 146 233
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £32,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £40,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

User Acceptance Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing User Acceptance Testing across the Chester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

User Acceptance Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

User Acceptance Testing
Salary Trend in Chester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing User Acceptance Testing across the Chester region.

User Acceptance Testing Salary Trend in Chester

User Acceptance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Chester 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 6 (85.71%) Data Modelling
1 6 (85.71%) Validation
2 5 (71.43%) Stakeholder Management
2 5 (71.43%) Econometrics
2 5 (71.43%) Statistical Analysis
2 5 (71.43%) Project Planning
2 5 (71.43%) CHAID
2 5 (71.43%) Project Management
2 5 (71.43%) Risk Management
2 5 (71.43%) MS PowerPoint
2 5 (71.43%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (71.43%) Analytics
2 5 (71.43%) Performance Analysis
2 5 (71.43%) SQL
2 5 (71.43%) SAS
2 5 (71.43%) Economics
2 5 (71.43%) Statistics
2 5 (71.43%) Mathematics
2 5 (71.43%) Physics
2 5 (71.43%) Credit Risk
2 5 (71.43%) Data Extraction
2 5 (71.43%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (71.43%) Finance
2 5 (71.43%) Legal
2 5 (71.43%) Marketing
3 1 (14.29%) JIRA
3 1 (14.29%) Selenium
3 1 (14.29%) Concordion
3 1 (14.29%) QA
3 1 (14.29%) QlikView

User Acceptance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Chester 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 5 (71.43%) SAS
Applications
1 5 (71.43%) MS PowerPoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (71.43%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (14.29%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) JIRA
1 1 (14.29%) Selenium
1 1 (14.29%) Concordion
General
1 5 (71.43%) Finance
1 5 (71.43%) Legal
1 5 (71.43%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 1 (14.29%) Tester
1 1 (14.29%) Software Engineer
1 1 (14.29%) Developer
1 1 (14.29%) Software Tester
1 1 (14.29%) QA Tester
1 1 (14.29%) QA Engineer
1 1 (14.29%) QlikView Developer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (71.43%) Economics
1 5 (71.43%) Statistics
1 5 (71.43%) Mathematics
1 5 (71.43%) Physics
1 5 (71.43%) Credit Risk
1 5 (71.43%) Data Extraction
1 5 (71.43%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Data Modelling
1 6 (85.71%) Validation
2 5 (71.43%) Stakeholder Management
2 5 (71.43%) Econometrics
2 5 (71.43%) CHAID
2 5 (71.43%) Project Management
2 5 (71.43%) Risk Management
2 5 (71.43%) Statistical Analysis
2 5 (71.43%) Project Planning
2 5 (71.43%) Analytics
2 5 (71.43%) Performance Analysis
3 1 (14.29%) Test Scripting
3 1 (14.29%) Data Validation
3 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (14.29%) Information Management
3 1 (14.29%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Business Objects
1 1 (14.29%) Tableau