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

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Rank 122 110 120
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +10
Permanent jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 60 73 73
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 1.77% 1.87% 1.72%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.05% 2.26% 2.10%
Number of salaries quoted 49 56 65
Average salary £38,000 £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.55% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,400 £29,750 £24,100
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £56,750 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
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
2922 3225 3471
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 86.07% 82.65% 81.77%
Number of salaries quoted 2421 2616 3016
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £54,000 £55,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.25%

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 3 July 2015.

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 3 July 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
Stockport +10 9 £37,500 +1.35% 4
Salford +7 8 £40,000 -11.11%
Wigan +5 3 £27,500 +22.22%
Altrincham -4 3 £27,000 -40.00%
User Acceptance Testing
North West

User Acceptance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 58 (46.03%) Agile Software Development
2 48 (38.10%) .NET
3 45 (35.71%) Regression Testing
4 41 (32.54%) SQL
5 37 (29.37%) Finance
6 33 (26.19%) Automated Testing
7 31 (24.60%) QA
8 30 (23.81%) BDD
8 30 (23.81%) SpecFlow
8 30 (23.81%) ISEB
9 28 (22.22%) System Testing
10 27 (21.43%) Test Scripting
10 27 (21.43%) Selenium
10 27 (21.43%) Stakeholder Management
11 24 (19.05%) TDD
12 22 (17.46%) Degree
12 22 (17.46%) Web Services
13 20 (15.87%) SOAP
13 20 (15.87%) C#
13 20 (15.87%) Compatibility Testing
13 20 (15.87%) Automation Testing
14 19 (15.08%) SoapUI
14 19 (15.08%) XML
15 18 (14.29%) Java
16 17 (13.49%) Project Management
16 17 (13.49%) Microsoft
16 17 (13.49%) Hudson
16 17 (13.49%) Integration Testing
17 16 (12.70%) Waterfall
17 16 (12.70%) Continuous Integration

User Acceptance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 2 (1.59%) SAS
1 2 (1.59%) CMS
2 1 (0.79%) Confluence
2 1 (0.79%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (0.79%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (0.79%) WebLogic
2 1 (0.79%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 13 (10.32%) MS Excel
2 9 (7.14%) MS Office
3 3 (2.38%) MS Project
3 3 (2.38%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (1.59%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 9 (7.14%) Oracle EBS R12
2 7 (5.56%) Oracle EBS
3 6 (4.76%) Oracle Financials
4 5 (3.97%) Oracle Payables
4 5 (3.97%) Oracle Receivables
4 5 (3.97%) Oracle Cash Management
4 5 (3.97%) Oracle Assets
4 5 (3.97%) Oracle General Ledger
5 4 (3.17%) Oracle ERP
6 3 (2.38%) Dynamics NAV
7 1 (0.79%) Magento
7 1 (0.79%) SAP CRM
7 1 (0.79%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.59%) SaaS
2 1 (0.79%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.97%) Internet
2 2 (1.59%) SAN
3 1 (0.79%) VoIP
3 1 (0.79%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (7.94%) SQL Server
2 3 (2.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (2.38%) Relational Database
3 2 (1.59%) MySQL
3 2 (1.59%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (1.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (1.59%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (1.59%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (1.59%) Oracle Database
4 1 (0.79%) SAP BW
4 1 (0.79%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 30 (23.81%) SpecFlow
2 27 (21.43%) Selenium
3 19 (15.08%) SoapUI
4 17 (13.49%) Hudson
5 16 (12.70%) Jenkins
5 16 (12.70%) TeamCity
6 14 (11.11%) WebDriver
7 13 (10.32%) JIRA
8 11 (8.73%) WatiN
9 2 (1.59%) Team Foundation Server
9 2 (1.59%) HP UFT
9 2 (1.59%) QAComplete
10 1 (0.79%) MSTest
10 1 (0.79%) Balsamiq Mockups
10 1 (0.79%) Cucumber
10 1 (0.79%) NUnit
10 1 (0.79%) Ant
10 1 (0.79%) Visual Studio
General
1 37 (29.37%) Finance
2 5 (3.97%) Manufacturing
2 5 (3.97%) Telecoms
3 2 (1.59%) Retail
4 1 (0.79%) Marketing
4 1 (0.79%) Advertising
4 1 (0.79%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (0.79%) Back Office
4 1 (0.79%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 44 (34.92%) Analyst
2 34 (26.98%) Tester
3 26 (20.63%) Test Analyst
4 16 (12.70%) Technical Tester
5 14 (11.11%) Business Analyst
6 12 (9.52%) Developer
7 11 (8.73%) QA Tester
7 11 (8.73%) Automated Tester
8 10 (7.94%) Project Manager
9 8 (6.35%) Technical Analyst
10 7 (5.56%) Test Manager
10 7 (5.56%) Technical Test Analyst
11 6 (4.76%) Consultant
11 6 (4.76%) Senior Analyst
12 5 (3.97%) Oracle Analyst
13 4 (3.17%) Senior Business Analyst
13 4 (3.17%) Graduate Developer
13 4 (3.17%) Junior Developer
13 4 (3.17%) Junior
13 4 (3.17%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (38.10%) .NET
2 22 (17.46%) Web Services
3 20 (15.87%) SOAP
4 19 (15.08%) XML
5 15 (11.90%) .NET Framework
6 7 (5.56%) HTML
7 6 (4.76%) ASP.NET
7 6 (4.76%) CSS
8 5 (3.97%) XSLT
8 5 (3.97%) Entity Framework
8 5 (3.97%) jQuery
9 2 (1.59%) Ajax
10 1 (0.79%) RESTful
10 1 (0.79%) HTML5
10 1 (0.79%) Reactive Extensions
10 1 (0.79%) Task Parallel Library
10 1 (0.79%) KnockoutJS
10 1 (0.79%) AngularJS
10 1 (0.79%) SignalR
10 1 (0.79%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 16 (12.70%) Replication
2 11 (8.73%) Computer Science
3 8 (6.35%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (3.97%) Management Information System
5 3 (2.38%) Life Science
5 3 (2.38%) Statistics
6 2 (1.59%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.79%) N-Tier
7 1 (0.79%) EPoS
7 1 (0.79%) Thin Client
7 1 (0.79%) DTV
7 1 (0.79%) Mainframe
7 1 (0.79%) Device Driver
7 1 (0.79%) Derivative
7 1 (0.79%) Fat Client
7 1 (0.79%) Data Extraction
7 1 (0.79%) Visualisation
7 1 (0.79%) Hedge funds
7 1 (0.79%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.79%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (1.59%) Linux
2 1 (0.79%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (0.79%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (0.79%) UNIX
2 1 (0.79%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (46.03%) Agile Software Development
2 45 (35.71%) Regression Testing
3 33 (26.19%) Automated Testing
4 30 (23.81%) BDD
5 28 (22.22%) System Testing
6 27 (21.43%) Test Scripting
6 27 (21.43%) Stakeholder Management
7 24 (19.05%) TDD
8 20 (15.87%) Compatibility Testing
8 20 (15.87%) Automation Testing
9 17 (13.49%) Integration Testing
9 17 (13.49%) Project Management
10 16 (12.70%) Continuous Integration
10 16 (12.70%) Waterfall
10 16 (12.70%) API Testing
11 15 (11.90%) Business Analysis
12 13 (10.32%) PRINCE2
13 12 (9.52%) Test Management
14 11 (8.73%) Workflow
15 10 (7.94%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 41 (32.54%) SQL
2 20 (15.87%) C#
3 18 (14.29%) Java
4 11 (8.73%) PL/SQL
5 8 (6.35%) JavaScript
6 3 (2.38%) PHP
7 2 (1.59%) T-SQL
8 1 (0.79%) Ruby
8 1 (0.79%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 30 (23.81%) ISEB
2 22 (17.46%) Degree
3 11 (8.73%) HND
4 8 (6.35%) ISTQB
5 2 (1.59%) PMP
5 2 (1.59%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.79%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.79%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (24.60%) QA
2 5 (3.97%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (3.97%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.79%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (0.79%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.79%) Hyper-V
1 1 (0.79%) XenApp
1 1 (0.79%) XenServer
1 1 (0.79%) XenDesktop
1 1 (0.79%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (0.79%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 1 (0.79%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 17 (13.49%) Microsoft
2 16 (12.70%) Oracle
3 11 (8.73%) Telerik
4 2 (1.59%) Zend
4 2 (1.59%) SAP
4 2 (1.59%) HP
4 2 (1.59%) Citrix
5 1 (0.79%) Trillium
5 1 (0.79%) Capita
5 1 (0.79%) DataFlux
Manchester, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 per annum + progression, training,
Posted: 3 days ago
Greater Manchester
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: £17500 - £22000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Twenty Recruitment Group
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Stockport
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000 per annum + pension
Posted: 12 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: £25,000 to £35,000 - Dependant On Experience
Posted: 13 days ago
Stockport
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: £17500 - £22000 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
Bury, Lancashire
Honeywell
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 19 days ago
Manchester
Venturi
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 26 days ago