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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited User Acceptance Testing over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Rank 94 95 138
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +43
Permanent jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 81 107 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 2.45% 2.71% 1.29%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.75% 3.19% 1.52%
Number of salaries quoted 75 82 39
Average salary £37,500 £35,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.63% -11.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,800 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £46,000 £51,000
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 Manchester region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2942 3350 3162
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 89.02% 84.79% 84.91%
Number of salaries quoted 2394 2874 2758
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

User Acceptance Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing User Acceptance Testing across the Manchester region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 February 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing User Acceptance Testing within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 5 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
(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
Altrincham - 7 £24,000 -
Stockport -2 6 £39,000 +16.41% 4
Wigan +15 5 £23,500 +34.28%
Salford +4 4 £37,500 -1.31%
Oldham - 2 £38,750 -
Bolton +7 1 £40,000 +21.21%
User Acceptance Testing
North West

User Acceptance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 86 (44.56%) Agile Software Development
2 65 (33.68%) SQL
3 64 (33.16%) QA
4 57 (29.53%) ISEB
5 54 (27.98%) Test Scripting
6 48 (24.87%) Microsoft
7 46 (23.83%) Project Management
8 45 (23.32%) Stakeholder Management
9 43 (22.28%) System Testing
10 40 (20.73%) ISTQB
10 40 (20.73%) JIRA
11 39 (20.21%) SDLC
12 38 (19.69%) Performance Testing
13 33 (17.10%) Finance
13 33 (17.10%) Java
14 32 (16.58%) Selenium
14 32 (16.58%) BPMN
15 31 (16.06%) Analytical Skills
16 30 (15.54%) Software Delivery
17 29 (15.03%) Software Testing
17 29 (15.03%) C#
18 28 (14.51%) Regression Testing
18 28 (14.51%) MS Office
18 28 (14.51%) Presales
18 28 (14.51%) Functional Testing
19 27 (13.99%) Workflow
19 27 (13.99%) Requirements Management
19 27 (13.99%) Requirements Analysis
20 26 (13.47%) Visualisation
20 26 (13.47%) UML

User Acceptance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 26 (13.47%) Confluence
2 5 (2.59%) Exchange Server 2010
2 5 (2.59%) Exchange Server 2013
2 5 (2.59%) Lync
2 5 (2.59%) MS Exchange
2 5 (2.59%) Office Communications Server
3 4 (2.07%) Oracle Workflow
4 2 (1.04%) CMS
4 2 (1.04%) IIS
4 2 (1.04%) LiveLink
5 1 (0.52%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (0.52%) SAS
5 1 (0.52%) SharePoint
Applications
1 28 (14.51%) MS Office
2 7 (3.63%) MS Excel
3 6 (3.11%) MS Visio
4 2 (1.04%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.52%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 7 (3.63%) Oracle Applications
2 4 (2.07%) Oracle General Ledger
3 3 (1.55%) Oracle Assets
3 3 (1.55%) Oracle Cash Management
3 3 (1.55%) Oracle EBS
3 3 (1.55%) Oracle EBS R12
3 3 (1.55%) Oracle FAH
3 3 (1.55%) Oracle Payables
3 3 (1.55%) Oracle Receivables
4 2 (1.04%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (1.04%) Unit4 Business World
5 1 (0.52%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.52%) HFM
5 1 (0.52%) Magento
5 1 (0.52%) Payment Gateway
5 1 (0.52%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.07%) Taleo
2 2 (1.04%) SaaS
3 1 (0.52%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.52%) IaaS
3 1 (0.52%) PaaS
3 1 (0.52%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 7 (3.63%) Internet
2 5 (2.59%) DNS
2 5 (2.59%) SSL
2 5 (2.59%) TCP/IP
2 5 (2.59%) Unified Communications
3 2 (1.04%) Intranet
3 2 (1.04%) SAN
4 1 (0.52%) DHCP
4 1 (0.52%) FTP
4 1 (0.52%) SMTP
4 1 (0.52%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (2.59%) SQL Server
2 4 (2.07%) BusinessObjects
3 3 (1.55%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (1.04%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (1.04%) Oracle BI EE
4 2 (1.04%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.52%) Big Data
5 1 (0.52%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.52%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 40 (20.73%) JIRA
2 32 (16.58%) Selenium
3 26 (13.47%) Balsamiq Mockups
4 17 (8.81%) HP UFT
5 9 (4.66%) JUnit
5 9 (4.66%) NUnit
5 9 (4.66%) Visual Studio
5 9 (4.66%) Visual Studio Team System
6 8 (4.15%) SoapUI
7 6 (3.11%) Toad
8 5 (2.59%) WebDriver
9 4 (2.07%) Appium
9 4 (2.07%) MSTest
9 4 (2.07%) Ranorex
10 3 (1.55%) Cucumber
11 2 (1.04%) Gerrit
11 2 (1.04%) gulp
11 2 (1.04%) Jenkins
11 2 (1.04%) JMeter
11 2 (1.04%) webpack
General
1 33 (17.10%) Finance
2 9 (4.66%) Banking
3 5 (2.59%) Marketing
4 4 (2.07%) Back Office
4 4 (2.07%) General Ledger
4 4 (2.07%) Investment Banking
4 4 (2.07%) Legal
4 4 (2.07%) Manufacturing
4 4 (2.07%) Retail
5 3 (1.55%) Billing
6 1 (0.52%) Electronics
6 1 (0.52%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 102 (52.85%) Analyst
2 48 (24.87%) Test Analyst
3 47 (24.35%) Business Analyst
4 37 (19.17%) Tester
5 29 (15.03%) Technical Analyst
6 26 (13.47%) Technical Business Analyst
7 23 (11.92%) QA Tester
8 22 (11.40%) Consultant
9 20 (10.36%) QA Engineer
10 14 (7.25%) Automation Engineer
10 14 (7.25%) Automation Tester
10 14 (7.25%) QA Analyst
10 14 (7.25%) QA Automation Engineer
10 14 (7.25%) QA Test Analyst
10 14 (7.25%) Test Manager
11 12 (6.22%) UAT Analyst
11 12 (6.22%) UAT Test Analyst
12 11 (5.70%) Software Tester
13 10 (5.18%) QA Automation Tester
14 9 (4.66%) Systems Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (8.81%) Web Services
1 17 (8.81%) XML
2 16 (8.29%) .NET
3 3 (1.55%) AngularJS
3 3 (1.55%) CSS
3 3 (1.55%) HTML
3 3 (1.55%) HTML5
3 3 (1.55%) KnockoutJS
3 3 (1.55%) Middleware
3 3 (1.55%) React
4 2 (1.04%) ASP.NET
4 2 (1.04%) Backbone.js
4 2 (1.04%) Breeze.js
4 2 (1.04%) CSS3
4 2 (1.04%) Durandal
4 2 (1.04%) Ember.js
4 2 (1.04%) JSON
4 2 (1.04%) LESS
4 2 (1.04%) REST
4 2 (1.04%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 31 (16.06%) Analytical Skills
2 26 (13.47%) Visualisation
3 17 (8.81%) Management Information System
4 12 (6.22%) Computer Science
5 9 (4.66%) iPhone
6 5 (2.59%) Mobile App
7 4 (2.07%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 2 (1.04%) Derivative
8 2 (1.04%) Hedge funds
9 1 (0.52%) Blackberry
9 1 (0.52%) Credit Risk
9 1 (0.52%) Data Centre
9 1 (0.52%) EPoS
9 1 (0.52%) NHS
9 1 (0.52%) Replication
9 1 (0.52%) Social Media
9 1 (0.52%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 15 (7.77%) Windows
2 1 (0.52%) Windows 7
2 1 (0.52%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 86 (44.56%) Agile Software Development
2 54 (27.98%) Test Scripting
3 46 (23.83%) Project Management
4 45 (23.32%) Stakeholder Management
5 43 (22.28%) System Testing
6 39 (20.21%) SDLC
7 38 (19.69%) Performance Testing
8 32 (16.58%) BPMN
9 30 (15.54%) Software Delivery
10 29 (15.03%) Software Testing
11 28 (14.51%) Functional Testing
11 28 (14.51%) Presales
11 28 (14.51%) Regression Testing
12 27 (13.99%) Requirements Analysis
12 27 (13.99%) Requirements Management
12 27 (13.99%) Workflow
13 26 (13.47%) Data Modelling
13 26 (13.47%) Logical Data Model
13 26 (13.47%) UML
14 24 (12.44%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 65 (33.68%) SQL
2 33 (17.10%) Java
3 29 (15.03%) C#
4 10 (5.18%) PHP
5 9 (4.66%) Python
5 9 (4.66%) Scala
6 6 (3.11%) PL/SQL
7 4 (2.07%) JavaScript
8 2 (1.04%) Ruby
8 2 (1.04%) VB
8 2 (1.04%) VB6
Qualifications
1 57 (29.53%) ISEB
2 40 (20.73%) ISTQB
3 21 (10.88%) Degree
4 17 (8.81%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 10 (5.18%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 9 (4.66%) HND
7 3 (1.55%) ACCA
7 3 (1.55%) CIMA
7 3 (1.55%) MBA
8 1 (0.52%) Oracle Certification
8 1 (0.52%) SC Cleared
8 1 (0.52%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 64 (33.16%) QA
2 1 (0.52%) Data Quality
System Software
1 6 (3.11%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.52%) DFS Replication
2 1 (0.52%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 13 (6.74%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.52%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 48 (24.87%) Microsoft
2 25 (12.95%) Oracle
3 19 (9.84%) HP
4 11 (5.70%) Telerik
5 3 (1.55%) CA
5 3 (1.55%) SAP
6 2 (1.04%) Blue Prism
6 2 (1.04%) Capita
6 2 (1.04%) OpenText
6 2 (1.04%) Siebel
7 1 (0.52%) Ceridian
7 1 (0.52%) Citrix
7 1 (0.52%) Cognizant
7 1 (0.52%) Hyperion
7 1 (0.52%) PeopleSoft
7 1 (0.52%) Sage
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Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
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