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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Rank 108 104 111
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +7
Permanent jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 73 80 78
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 1.80% 2.11% 2.06%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.12% 2.69% 2.54%
Number of salaries quoted 60 72 74
Average salary £39,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.42% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £26,450
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
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
3444 2976 3074
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 84.79% 78.52% 81.37%
Number of salaries quoted 2824 2547 2682
Average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 19 September 2014.

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 19 September 2014. 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
Bolton +4 9 £27,500 +22.22%
Altrincham +6 8 £45,000 +50.00%
Stockport -2 2 £32,500 -7.14% 1
Bury - 1 £27,500 -
Salford - 1 £45,000 -
User Acceptance Testing
North West

User Acceptance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 43 (30.28%) Finance
2 37 (26.06%) SQL
3 36 (25.35%) Degree
4 35 (24.65%) Microsoft
5 29 (20.42%) QA
6 28 (19.72%) Agile Software Development
7 26 (18.31%) SQL Server
8 24 (16.90%) Unit Testing
9 20 (14.08%) Oracle
9 20 (14.08%) Analytical Skills
10 19 (13.38%) .NET
10 19 (13.38%) ISEB
11 18 (12.68%) Relational Database
12 16 (11.27%) Project Management
12 16 (11.27%) C#
13 15 (10.56%) MS Excel
13 15 (10.56%) .NET Framework
14 14 (9.86%) Software Testing
14 14 (9.86%) Data Analysis
15 13 (9.15%) Automated Testing
15 13 (9.15%) TDD
15 13 (9.15%) Test Automation
15 13 (9.15%) WinForms
15 13 (9.15%) OO
15 13 (9.15%) JavaScript
15 13 (9.15%) SAP
15 13 (9.15%) Mentoring
16 12 (8.45%) ATDD
16 12 (8.45%) ASP.NET MVC 4
16 12 (8.45%) ASP.NET

User Acceptance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 6 (4.23%) WebLogic
2 5 (3.52%) Tuxedo
3 4 (2.82%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.70%) SAS
4 1 (0.70%) Lync
4 1 (0.70%) IIS
Applications
1 15 (10.56%) MS Excel
2 7 (4.93%) MS Office
3 5 (3.52%) MS Project
3 5 (3.52%) MS Visio
4 3 (2.11%) PowerPivot
5 1 (0.70%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 8 (5.63%) SAP AFS
2 4 (2.82%) PeopleSoft HRMS
3 2 (1.41%) SAP APO
4 1 (0.70%) SAP FI
4 1 (0.70%) Oracle HRMS
4 1 (0.70%) SAP FI/CO
4 1 (0.70%) SAP CO
4 1 (0.70%) Agresso
4 1 (0.70%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.70%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.70%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (0.70%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.70%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (18.31%) SQL Server
2 18 (12.68%) Relational Database
3 9 (6.34%) Data Warehouse
4 7 (4.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 5 (3.52%) Oracle9i Database
5 5 (3.52%) Oracle Database
6 4 (2.82%) Star Schema
7 3 (2.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3 (2.11%) Data Mining
7 3 (2.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 3 (2.11%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (1.41%) QlikView
9 1 (0.70%) Oracle Reports
9 1 (0.70%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 11 (7.75%) SpecFlow
2 10 (7.04%) Selenium
3 6 (4.23%) Ant
4 5 (3.52%) PeopleTools
4 5 (3.52%) Git (software)
4 5 (3.52%) Jenkins
5 4 (2.82%) RequisitePro
6 2 (1.41%) JIRA
6 2 (1.41%) WebDriver
6 2 (1.41%) SoapUI
7 1 (0.70%) FindBugs
7 1 (0.70%) Octopus Deploy
7 1 (0.70%) Cucumber
7 1 (0.70%) Hudson
7 1 (0.70%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (0.70%) RSpec
7 1 (0.70%) Checkstyle
7 1 (0.70%) JUnit
7 1 (0.70%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 43 (30.28%) Finance
2 4 (2.82%) Back Office
2 4 (2.82%) Retail
3 2 (1.41%) Billing
3 2 (1.41%) Banking
3 2 (1.41%) Law
3 2 (1.41%) Legal
4 1 (0.70%) Advertising
4 1 (0.70%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 44 (30.99%) Analyst
2 31 (21.83%) Business Analyst
3 26 (18.31%) Developer
4 18 (12.68%) Consultant
5 15 (10.56%) Implementation Consultant
6 14 (9.86%) Implementation Analyst
7 11 (7.75%) Test Manager
7 11 (7.75%) Test Engineer
8 10 (7.04%) Senior Web Developer
8 10 (7.04%) Test Analyst
8 10 (7.04%) Web Developer
8 10 (7.04%) Software Engineer
8 10 (7.04%) Senior Developer
8 10 (7.04%) Software Test Engineer
9 8 (5.63%) Senior Solutions Architect
9 8 (5.63%) Architect
9 8 (5.63%) Solutions Architect
9 8 (5.63%) Senior Architect
10 7 (4.93%) Business Intelligence Developer
11 6 (4.23%) Applications Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (13.38%) .NET
2 15 (10.56%) .NET Framework
3 13 (9.15%) WinForms
4 12 (8.45%) ASP.NET
4 12 (8.45%) WCF
4 12 (8.45%) WPF
4 12 (8.45%) HTML
4 12 (8.45%) LINQ
4 12 (8.45%) ASP.NET MVC
4 12 (8.45%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 11 (7.75%) REST
5 11 (7.75%) KnockoutJS
5 11 (7.75%) AngularJS
5 11 (7.75%) jQuery
5 11 (7.75%) RESTful
5 11 (7.75%) ADO.NET
5 11 (7.75%) XML
5 11 (7.75%) XSD
5 11 (7.75%) XSLT
6 8 (5.63%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 20 (14.08%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (8.45%) N-Tier
3 10 (7.04%) User Experience
4 4 (2.82%) Statistics
5 3 (2.11%) Hedge funds
5 3 (2.11%) Derivative
5 3 (2.11%) Blackberry
6 2 (1.41%) NHS
6 2 (1.41%) Smartphone
7 1 (0.70%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 10 (7.04%) Windows
2 6 (4.23%) Linux
2 6 (4.23%) UNIX
3 2 (1.41%) Android
4 1 (0.70%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (0.70%) Windows 7
4 1 (0.70%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (0.70%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (19.72%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (16.90%) Unit Testing
3 16 (11.27%) Project Management
4 14 (9.86%) Data Analysis
4 14 (9.86%) Software Testing
5 13 (9.15%) Test Automation
5 13 (9.15%) Automated Testing
5 13 (9.15%) TDD
5 13 (9.15%) OO
5 13 (9.15%) Mentoring
6 12 (8.45%) ATDD
6 12 (8.45%) SOA
6 12 (8.45%) MVC
6 12 (8.45%) Stakeholder Management
6 12 (8.45%) System Testing
6 12 (8.45%) Web Development
6 12 (8.45%) Refactoring
6 12 (8.45%) Continuous Integration
7 11 (7.75%) Test Management
7 11 (7.75%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 37 (26.06%) SQL
2 16 (11.27%) C#
3 13 (9.15%) JavaScript
4 11 (7.75%) TypeScript
5 10 (7.04%) Java
6 6 (4.23%) Shell Script
7 5 (3.52%) Jython
7 5 (3.52%) PeopleCode
7 5 (3.52%) PL/SQL
8 4 (2.82%) T-SQL
8 4 (2.82%) PowerShell
9 3 (2.11%) C
9 3 (2.11%) C++
10 2 (1.41%) Python
11 1 (0.70%) F#
11 1 (0.70%) Scala
11 1 (0.70%) Haskell
11 1 (0.70%) Erlang
Qualifications
1 36 (25.35%) Degree
2 19 (13.38%) ISEB
3 12 (8.45%) ISTQB
4 3 (2.11%) ISEB Practitioner
4 3 (2.11%) SC Cleared
4 3 (2.11%) Security Cleared
5 2 (1.41%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 2 (1.41%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.70%) CCA
6 1 (0.70%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (0.70%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.70%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (20.42%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.70%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (1.41%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.70%) Puppet
2 1 (0.70%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 35 (24.65%) Microsoft
2 20 (14.08%) Oracle
3 13 (9.15%) SAP
4 6 (4.23%) HP
5 5 (3.52%) PeopleSoft
6 2 (1.41%) Apple
7 1 (0.70%) Kronos
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