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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Rank 125 138 128
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -10
Permanent jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 47 51 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 1.43% 1.34% 1.44%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.71% 1.61% 1.78%
Number of salaries quoted 31 33 56
Average salary £37,500 £42,500 £37,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% +14.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,100 £24,250
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +3.89%
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
2753 3171 3320
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 83.83% 83.10% 80.86%
Number of salaries quoted 2263 2592 2877
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 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,485 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +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 22 May 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 22 May 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 +1 8 £37,500 +4.16% 2
Wigan +4 2 £27,500 -26.66% 2
Salford +2 2 £40,000 -11.11%
Altrincham -4 2 £27,000 -40.00% 1
Rochdale - 1 £42,000 -
User Acceptance Testing
North West

User Acceptance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 64 (43.54%) Agile Software Development
2 58 (39.46%) Finance
3 52 (35.37%) .NET
4 48 (32.65%) Regression Testing
5 42 (28.57%) QA
6 41 (27.89%) Test Scripting
6 41 (27.89%) SQL
7 36 (24.49%) Automated Testing
8 33 (22.45%) System Testing
8 33 (22.45%) ISEB
9 31 (21.09%) BDD
9 31 (21.09%) SpecFlow
10 27 (18.37%) TDD
11 26 (17.69%) Test Management
12 25 (17.01%) Selenium
12 25 (17.01%) Stakeholder Management
13 24 (16.33%) Microsoft
13 24 (16.33%) C#
14 23 (15.65%) Oracle
15 21 (14.29%) Degree
15 21 (14.29%) Automation Testing
16 20 (13.61%) XML
17 18 (12.24%) SOAP
17 18 (12.24%) Web Services
17 18 (12.24%) Hudson
17 18 (12.24%) .NET Framework
17 18 (12.24%) Business Analysis
18 17 (11.56%) Continuous Integration
18 17 (11.56%) Compatibility Testing
18 17 (11.56%) SoapUI

User Acceptance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 3 (2.04%) SAS
2 2 (1.36%) CMS
3 1 (0.68%) WebLogic
3 1 (0.68%) MS Exchange
3 1 (0.68%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (0.68%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 16 (10.88%) MS Excel
2 9 (6.12%) MS Office
3 6 (4.08%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (2.04%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 12 (8.16%) Oracle Financials
1 12 (8.16%) Oracle EBS
2 10 (6.80%) Oracle EBS R12
2 10 (6.80%) Oracle General Ledger
2 10 (6.80%) Oracle Payables
2 10 (6.80%) Oracle Receivables
2 10 (6.80%) Oracle Cash Management
2 10 (6.80%) Oracle Assets
3 3 (2.04%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.68%) PeopleSoft Financials
4 1 (0.68%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.36%) SaaS
2 1 (0.68%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (4.08%) Internet
2 2 (1.36%) SAN
3 1 (0.68%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (7.48%) SQL Server
2 4 (2.72%) Relational Database
3 3 (2.04%) Oracle Database
3 3 (2.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (1.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (1.36%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 31 (21.09%) SpecFlow
2 25 (17.01%) Selenium
3 18 (12.24%) Hudson
4 17 (11.56%) SoapUI
4 17 (11.56%) Jenkins
4 17 (11.56%) TeamCity
5 12 (8.16%) WatiN
5 12 (8.16%) WebDriver
5 12 (8.16%) JIRA
6 4 (2.72%) TestDirector
6 4 (2.72%) QAComplete
7 2 (1.36%) NUnit
7 2 (1.36%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (1.36%) Visual Studio
8 1 (0.68%) Ant
8 1 (0.68%) Cucumber
8 1 (0.68%) MSTest
8 1 (0.68%) Subversion
General
1 58 (39.46%) Finance
2 7 (4.76%) Telecoms
3 4 (2.72%) Retail
3 4 (2.72%) Manufacturing
4 3 (2.04%) Marketing
5 1 (0.68%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (0.68%) Electronics
5 1 (0.68%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 51 (34.69%) Analyst
2 39 (26.53%) Tester
3 29 (19.73%) Test Analyst
4 18 (12.24%) Business Analyst
5 17 (11.56%) Technical Tester
6 14 (9.52%) Test Manager
6 14 (9.52%) Developer
7 10 (6.80%) Oracle Analyst
7 10 (6.80%) QA Tester
7 10 (6.80%) Project Manager
8 9 (6.12%) Automated Tester
9 8 (5.44%) Senior Analyst
10 7 (4.76%) Junior
11 6 (4.08%) Technical Test Analyst
11 6 (4.08%) Senior Business Analyst
11 6 (4.08%) Technical Analyst
12 5 (3.40%) Junior Developer
12 5 (3.40%) Test Engineer
12 5 (3.40%) Software Engineer
12 5 (3.40%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (35.37%) .NET
2 20 (13.61%) XML
3 18 (12.24%) SOAP
3 18 (12.24%) Web Services
3 18 (12.24%) .NET Framework
4 9 (6.12%) ASP.NET
5 6 (4.08%) jQuery
5 6 (4.08%) Entity Framework
5 6 (4.08%) XSLT
5 6 (4.08%) HTML
6 5 (3.40%) CSS
7 3 (2.04%) WinForms
7 3 (2.04%) Ajax
8 2 (1.36%) HTML5
8 2 (1.36%) Oracle Fusion
9 1 (0.68%) ASP.NET Web API
9 1 (0.68%) J2EE
9 1 (0.68%) CSS3
9 1 (0.68%) Reactive Extensions
9 1 (0.68%) SignalR
Miscellaneous
1 17 (11.56%) Replication
2 12 (8.16%) Computer Science
2 12 (8.16%) Statistics
3 10 (6.80%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (3.40%) Management Information System
5 3 (2.04%) Life Science
6 2 (1.36%) Data Extraction
6 2 (1.36%) Client/Server
6 2 (1.36%) Mainframe
7 1 (0.68%) User Experience
7 1 (0.68%) Performance Metrics
7 1 (0.68%) N-Tier
7 1 (0.68%) DTV
7 1 (0.68%) Blackberry
7 1 (0.68%) EPoS
7 1 (0.68%) Thin Client
7 1 (0.68%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.68%) Smartphone
7 1 (0.68%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 2 (1.36%) Windows
2 1 (0.68%) Linux
2 1 (0.68%) UNIX
2 1 (0.68%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (0.68%) Android
2 1 (0.68%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (43.54%) Agile Software Development
2 48 (32.65%) Regression Testing
3 41 (27.89%) Test Scripting
4 36 (24.49%) Automated Testing
5 33 (22.45%) System Testing
6 31 (21.09%) BDD
7 27 (18.37%) TDD
8 26 (17.69%) Test Management
9 25 (17.01%) Stakeholder Management
10 21 (14.29%) Automation Testing
11 18 (12.24%) Business Analysis
12 17 (11.56%) Continuous Integration
12 17 (11.56%) Compatibility Testing
13 16 (10.88%) Project Management
13 16 (10.88%) Integration Testing
14 15 (10.20%) Functional Testing
15 14 (9.52%) Test Strategy
16 13 (8.84%) PRINCE2
16 13 (8.84%) Waterfall
17 12 (8.16%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 41 (27.89%) SQL
2 24 (16.33%) C#
3 17 (11.56%) Java
4 12 (8.16%) PL/SQL
5 6 (4.08%) JavaScript
6 4 (2.72%) T-SQL
7 2 (1.36%) PHP
8 1 (0.68%) TypeScript
8 1 (0.68%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 33 (22.45%) ISEB
2 21 (14.29%) Degree
3 12 (8.16%) HND
4 10 (6.80%) ISTQB
5 3 (2.04%) PMP
5 3 (2.04%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.68%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.68%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 42 (28.57%) QA
2 7 (4.76%) ISO 9001
2 7 (4.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.36%) ISO 14001
4 1 (0.68%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (0.68%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.68%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (0.68%) Hyper-V
1 1 (0.68%) XenApp
1 1 (0.68%) XenServer
1 1 (0.68%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (0.68%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 24 (16.33%) Microsoft
2 23 (15.65%) Oracle
3 12 (8.16%) Telerik
4 4 (2.72%) VMware
5 2 (1.36%) Zend
5 2 (1.36%) HP
5 2 (1.36%) Citrix
6 1 (0.68%) PeopleSoft
6 1 (0.68%) SAP
6 1 (0.68%) Trillium
6 1 (0.68%) Hyperion
6 1 (0.68%) DataFlux
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