The table below looks at the statistics for User Acceptance Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited User Acceptance Testing over the 3 months to 5 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Rank 132 137 146
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +9
Permanent jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 49 49 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 1.41% 1.38% 1.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.59% 1.60% 1.39%
Number of salaries quoted 44 31 30
Median salary £40,250 £37,500 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.33% +2.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,800 £27,000 £27,450
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £48,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median 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 Manchester region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
3091 3068 3381
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 88.75% 86.64% 85.81%
Number of salaries quoted 2626 2518 2782
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

User Acceptance Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

The demand trend of job ads across the Manchester region citing User Acceptance Testing as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

User Acceptance Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

User Acceptance Testing
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

User Acceptance Testing Salary Trend in Manchester

User Acceptance Testing
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing User Acceptance Testing across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 5 May 2016.

User Acceptance Testing Salary Histogram in Manchester

User Acceptance Testing
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing User Acceptance Testing within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 5 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Stockport +10 5 £55,000 +44.73% 1
Salford +8 4 £37,500 -1.31%
Altrincham +10 3 £24,000 -11.11% 1
Bolton +13 1 £37,500 +66.66%
Wigan +12 1 £22,500 -
Bury - 1 £40,000 -
User Acceptance Testing
North West

User Acceptance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 5 May 2016, IT jobs citing User Acceptance Testing also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Manchester region with a requirement for User Acceptance Testing.

1 76 (58.91%) Agile Software Development
2 49 (37.98%) SQL
3 43 (33.33%) SDLC
4 41 (31.78%) Stakeholder Management
5 39 (30.23%) JIRA
6 36 (27.91%) ISEB
7 33 (25.58%) Project Management
7 33 (25.58%) QA
7 33 (25.58%) Test Scripting
8 31 (24.03%) Microsoft
9 29 (22.48%) Software Delivery
10 28 (21.71%) MS Office
10 28 (21.71%) ISTQB
10 28 (21.71%) Requirements Analysis
11 27 (20.93%) Requirements Management
11 27 (20.93%) Presales
12 26 (20.16%) Logical Data Model
12 26 (20.16%) BPMN
12 26 (20.16%) Visualisation
12 26 (20.16%) Confluence
12 26 (20.16%) Balsamiq Mockups
12 26 (20.16%) UML
12 26 (20.16%) Data Modelling
13 22 (17.05%) Selenium
14 20 (15.50%) System Testing
15 19 (14.73%) Java
15 19 (14.73%) Finance
16 18 (13.95%) Defect Management
17 16 (12.40%) Analytical Skills
18 15 (11.63%) Performance Testing

User Acceptance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 26 (20.16%) Confluence
2 2 (1.55%) IIS
2 2 (1.55%) Oracle Workflow
3 1 (0.78%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (0.78%) SAS
Applications
1 28 (21.71%) MS Office
2 6 (4.65%) MS Excel
2 6 (4.65%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (2.33%) Oracle Applications
2 2 (1.55%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.78%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.78%) Magento
3 1 (0.78%) Oracle Assets
3 1 (0.78%) Oracle Cash Management
3 1 (0.78%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.78%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (0.78%) Oracle FAH
3 1 (0.78%) Oracle Payables
3 1 (0.78%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.55%) SaaS
1 2 (1.55%) Taleo
2 1 (0.78%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.78%) IaaS
2 1 (0.78%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.55%) SAN
2 1 (0.78%) DHCP
2 1 (0.78%) FTP
2 1 (0.78%) SMTP
2 1 (0.78%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (2.33%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.55%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (1.55%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (1.55%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (0.78%) Big Data
3 1 (0.78%) Oracle Database
3 1 (0.78%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 39 (30.23%) JIRA
2 26 (20.16%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 22 (17.05%) Selenium
4 9 (6.98%) Cucumber
5 8 (6.20%) SoapUI
5 8 (6.20%) WebDriver
6 6 (4.65%) Appium
7 5 (3.88%) HP UFT
7 5 (3.88%) Jenkins
7 5 (3.88%) MSTest
7 5 (3.88%) Ranorex
8 4 (3.10%) Gerrit
8 4 (3.10%) Git (software)
8 4 (3.10%) JMeter
8 4 (3.10%) Mercurial
9 3 (2.33%) SpecFlow
9 3 (2.33%) Team Foundation Server
10 2 (1.55%) Toad
11 1 (0.78%) NUnit
11 1 (0.78%) WinRunner
General
1 19 (14.73%) Finance
2 5 (3.88%) Manufacturing
3 3 (2.33%) Banking
3 3 (2.33%) Games
3 3 (2.33%) Marketing
3 3 (2.33%) Retail
4 2 (1.55%) Electronics
4 2 (1.55%) Legal
4 2 (1.55%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.78%) Billing
5 1 (0.78%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 79 (61.24%) Analyst
2 39 (30.23%) Test Analyst
3 37 (28.68%) Business Analyst
4 29 (22.48%) Technical Analyst
5 26 (20.16%) Technical Business Analyst
6 21 (16.28%) Tester
7 12 (9.30%) QA Tester
7 12 (9.30%) Software Tester
8 11 (8.53%) Automation Tester
8 11 (8.53%) Consultant
8 11 (8.53%) UAT Analyst
8 11 (8.53%) UAT Test Analyst
9 8 (6.20%) Agile Tester
9 8 (6.20%) QA Engineer
10 7 (5.43%) QA Test Engineer
10 7 (5.43%) Software QA Tester
10 7 (5.43%) Test Engineer
11 6 (4.65%) QA Automation Tester
11 6 (4.65%) QA Test Analyst
11 6 (4.65%) Selenium Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (9.30%) .NET
2 8 (6.20%) Web Services
2 8 (6.20%) XML
3 2 (1.55%) .NET Framework
3 2 (1.55%) AngularJS
3 2 (1.55%) Gherkin
3 2 (1.55%) HTML
3 2 (1.55%) KnockoutJS
4 1 (0.78%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (0.78%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (0.78%) HTML5
4 1 (0.78%) jQuery
4 1 (0.78%) LINQ
4 1 (0.78%) Middleware
4 1 (0.78%) React
4 1 (0.78%) Reactive Extensions
4 1 (0.78%) RequireJS
4 1 (0.78%) SignalR
4 1 (0.78%) Task Parallel Library
4 1 (0.78%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 26 (20.16%) Visualisation
2 16 (12.40%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (4.65%) Management Information System
4 4 (3.10%) Computer Science
4 4 (3.10%) Mobile App
5 3 (2.33%) iPad
5 3 (2.33%) NHS
6 1 (0.78%) Blackberry
6 1 (0.78%) Credit Risk
6 1 (0.78%) Data Centre
6 1 (0.78%) N-Tier
6 1 (0.78%) Replication
6 1 (0.78%) Social Media
6 1 (0.78%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (3.10%) Windows
2 1 (0.78%) Android
2 1 (0.78%) Apple iOS
2 1 (0.78%) Windows 7
2 1 (0.78%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 76 (58.91%) Agile Software Development
2 43 (33.33%) SDLC
3 41 (31.78%) Stakeholder Management
4 33 (25.58%) Project Management
4 33 (25.58%) Test Scripting
5 29 (22.48%) Software Delivery
6 28 (21.71%) Requirements Analysis
7 27 (20.93%) Presales
7 27 (20.93%) Requirements Management
8 26 (20.16%) BPMN
8 26 (20.16%) Data Modelling
8 26 (20.16%) Logical Data Model
8 26 (20.16%) UML
9 20 (15.50%) System Testing
10 18 (13.95%) Defect Management
11 15 (11.63%) Performance Testing
11 15 (11.63%) Software Testing
12 14 (10.85%) Automated Testing
12 14 (10.85%) BDD
12 14 (10.85%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 49 (37.98%) SQL
2 19 (14.73%) Java
3 12 (9.30%) C#
4 5 (3.88%) Ruby
5 3 (2.33%) JavaScript
5 3 (2.33%) VB
5 3 (2.33%) VB6
6 2 (1.55%) PHP
6 2 (1.55%) PL/SQL
7 1 (0.78%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 36 (27.91%) ISEB
2 28 (21.71%) ISTQB
3 10 (7.75%) Degree
4 6 (4.65%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 5 (3.88%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 2 (1.55%) HND
7 1 (0.78%) ACCA
7 1 (0.78%) CIMA
7 1 (0.78%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (25.58%) QA
2 1 (0.78%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (0.78%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.78%) DFS Replication
1 1 (0.78%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 1 (0.78%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 31 (24.03%) Microsoft
2 11 (8.53%) Oracle
3 7 (5.43%) Telerik
4 4 (3.10%) SAP
5 3 (2.33%) Blue Prism
5 3 (2.33%) HP
6 2 (1.55%) Capita
7 1 (0.78%) CA
7 1 (0.78%) Citrix
7 1 (0.78%) Sage
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