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 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 23 33 44
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +11
Permanent jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 7 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 6.42% 0.51% 0.90%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.05% 0.58% 1.04%
Number of salaries quoted 7 1 2
Average salary £27,000 £32,500 £36,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.92% -11.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £32,500 £36,150
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £32,500 £37,350
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
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
87 171 192
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 79.82% 86.36% 86.88%
Number of salaries quoted 77 148 112
Average salary £37,500 £42,500 £39,900
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% +6.51%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £49,800 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 9 February 2016, 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 8 (72.73%) Finance
2 6 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (45.45%) SQL
3 5 (45.45%) ISEB
3 5 (45.45%) ISTQB
3 5 (45.45%) SDLC
4 4 (36.36%) Test Scripting
5 3 (27.27%) System Testing
5 3 (27.27%) Software Testing
5 3 (27.27%) Migration
5 3 (27.27%) Test Strategy
5 3 (27.27%) Performance Testing
6 2 (18.18%) Big Data
6 2 (18.18%) Functional Testing
6 2 (18.18%) Non-Functional Testing
6 2 (18.18%) Mobile App
6 2 (18.18%) Android
6 2 (18.18%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 2 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (18.18%) GitLab
6 2 (18.18%) Auto-Scaling
6 2 (18.18%) Software Delivery
6 2 (18.18%) Rundeck
6 2 (18.18%) Ubuntu
6 2 (18.18%) Amazon AWS
6 2 (18.18%) Open Source
6 2 (18.18%) Waterfall
6 2 (18.18%) Apple iOS
6 2 (18.18%) SoapUI
6 2 (18.18%) Data Management

User Acceptance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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.

Applications
1 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
1 1 (9.09%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Maximo
1 1 (9.09%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 2 (18.18%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (18.18%) VPN
2 1 (9.09%) Broadband
2 1 (9.09%) DHCP
2 1 (9.09%) DNS
2 1 (9.09%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) Big Data
1 2 (18.18%) Data Mining
2 1 (9.09%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (18.18%) GitLab
1 2 (18.18%) SoapUI
General
1 8 (72.73%) Finance
2 1 (9.09%) Banking
2 1 (9.09%) Retail
2 1 (9.09%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Analyst
2 5 (45.45%) Test Analyst
3 3 (27.27%) Developer
4 2 (18.18%) Senior Analyst
4 2 (18.18%) Software Developer
5 1 (9.09%) 1st/2nd Line Help Desk Support
5 1 (9.09%) 1st/2nd Line Support
5 1 (9.09%) 2nd Line Support
5 1 (9.09%) Business Data Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Data Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 1 (9.09%) Help Desk Support
5 1 (9.09%) Remedy Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Senior Data Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Senior Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (18.18%) J2EE
1 2 (18.18%) SOAP
1 2 (18.18%) Web Services
2 1 (9.09%) CSS
2 1 (9.09%) HTML
2 1 (9.09%) jQuery
2 1 (9.09%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (18.18%) Mobile App
2 1 (9.09%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (18.18%) Android
1 2 (18.18%) Apple iOS
1 2 (18.18%) Linux
1 2 (18.18%) Ubuntu
2 1 (9.09%) Unix
2 1 (9.09%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (45.45%) SDLC
3 4 (36.36%) Test Scripting
4 3 (27.27%) Migration
4 3 (27.27%) Performance Testing
4 3 (27.27%) Software Testing
4 3 (27.27%) System Testing
4 3 (27.27%) Test Strategy
5 2 (18.18%) Auto-Scaling
5 2 (18.18%) Data Management
5 2 (18.18%) E-Commerce
5 2 (18.18%) Functional Testing
5 2 (18.18%) Non-Functional Testing
5 2 (18.18%) Open Source
5 2 (18.18%) Software Delivery
5 2 (18.18%) Waterfall
6 1 (9.09%) CRM
6 1 (9.09%) ITIL
6 1 (9.09%) Project Management
6 1 (9.09%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (45.45%) SQL
2 2 (18.18%) Java
2 2 (18.18%) PHP
3 1 (9.09%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 5 (45.45%) ISEB
1 5 (45.45%) ISTQB
2 2 (18.18%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (18.18%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
2 1 (9.09%) BMC
2 1 (9.09%) Remedy
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