The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Manchester region.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Rank 144 146 137
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -9
Permanent jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 46 49 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 1.15% 1.19% 1.10%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.40% 1.51% 1.44%
Number of salaries quoted 30 46 40
Average salary £36,500 £35,500 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.81% -2.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,450 £24,250 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
3282 3244 2844
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 82.15% 78.89% 76.12%
Number of salaries quoted 2696 2764 2542
Average salary £40,000 £37,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.10% +2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £51,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -2.43%
User Acceptance Testing
North West

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 24 April 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 24 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Stockport +3 13 £36,000 +1.40%
Bolton -12 4 £37,500 +36.36%
Wigan +8 3 £32,500 +38.29%
Bury -5 2 £28,750 -32.35%
Salford -3 1 £45,000 +63.63%
Altrincham - 1 £35,000 -
User Acceptance Testing
North West

User Acceptance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 33 (35.87%) Finance
2 30 (32.61%) Oracle
3 27 (29.35%) SQL
3 27 (29.35%) Microsoft
4 26 (28.26%) Windows
5 25 (27.17%) Java
6 22 (23.91%) Relational Database
7 21 (22.83%) UNIX
8 19 (20.65%) Linux
9 18 (19.57%) .NET
10 17 (18.48%) WebLogic
11 16 (17.39%) J2EE
12 14 (15.22%) Ant
12 14 (15.22%) Shell Script
13 13 (14.13%) Scrum
13 13 (14.13%) Degree
13 13 (14.13%) QA
14 12 (13.04%) System Testing
14 12 (13.04%) MS Excel
15 11 (11.96%) EJB
15 11 (11.96%) Jython
15 11 (11.96%) Git (software)
15 11 (11.96%) Jenkins
16 10 (10.87%) Agile Software Development
17 9 (9.78%) Web Services
17 9 (9.78%) SQL Server
17 9 (9.78%) C#
17 9 (9.78%) Retail
17 9 (9.78%) Test Scripting
17 9 (9.78%) Hudson

User Acceptance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 17 (18.48%) WebLogic
2 7 (7.61%) SharePoint
3 5 (5.43%) IIS
4 4 (4.35%) WebSphere
5 3 (3.26%) Tuxedo
5 3 (3.26%) Lync
6 1 (1.09%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 12 (13.04%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.17%) MS Project
3 1 (1.09%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (5.43%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (3.26%) PeopleSoft HRMS
3 1 (1.09%) Cognos TM1
3 1 (1.09%) SAP AFS
3 1 (1.09%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (1.09%) SAP Business One
3 1 (1.09%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 1 (1.09%) Oracle Retail
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.26%) DNS
2 1 (1.09%) SAN
2 1 (1.09%) NFC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (23.91%) Relational Database
2 9 (9.78%) SQL Server
3 6 (6.52%) Oracle Database
4 4 (4.35%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (4.35%) Crystal Reports
5 3 (3.26%) Oracle9i Database
5 3 (3.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (3.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (1.09%) Essbase
6 1 (1.09%) OLAP
6 1 (1.09%) RDBMS
6 1 (1.09%) MS Access
6 1 (1.09%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (1.09%) QlikView
6 1 (1.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 14 (15.22%) Ant
2 11 (11.96%) Git (software)
2 11 (11.96%) Jenkins
3 9 (9.78%) Hudson
4 5 (5.43%) SoapUI
5 4 (4.35%) Selenium
6 3 (3.26%) PeopleTools
7 1 (1.09%) QuickTest Pro
7 1 (1.09%) JUnit
7 1 (1.09%) Cucumber
7 1 (1.09%) WebDriver
7 1 (1.09%) SpecFlow
General
1 33 (35.87%) Finance
2 9 (9.78%) Retail
3 8 (8.70%) Billing
4 2 (2.17%) Banking
5 1 (1.09%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 32 (34.78%) Analyst
2 20 (21.74%) Support Engineer
3 17 (18.48%) Applications Support
3 17 (18.48%) Applications Support Engineer
4 10 (10.87%) Test Analyst
4 10 (10.87%) Business Analyst
5 7 (7.61%) Consultant
6 6 (6.52%) Tester
7 5 (5.43%) Test Manager
7 5 (5.43%) Architect
7 5 (5.43%) Systems Analyst
7 5 (5.43%) Developer
7 5 (5.43%) Agile Business Analyst
8 4 (4.35%) Test Architect
8 4 (4.35%) Implementation Consultant
8 4 (4.35%) Billing Analyst
8 4 (4.35%) Senior Tester
8 4 (4.35%) Project Manager
9 3 (3.26%) Junior
9 3 (3.26%) Senior Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (19.57%) .NET
2 16 (17.39%) J2EE
3 11 (11.96%) EJB
4 9 (9.78%) Web Services
5 6 (6.52%) SOAP
5 6 (6.52%) ASP.NET
6 4 (4.35%) jQuery
6 4 (4.35%) Java EE
6 4 (4.35%) RESTful
6 4 (4.35%) WCF
6 4 (4.35%) XML
7 3 (3.26%) HTML
8 1 (1.09%) Middleware
8 1 (1.09%) WinForms
8 1 (1.09%) ADO.NET
8 1 (1.09%) XSD
8 1 (1.09%) XSLT
8 1 (1.09%) .NET Framework
8 1 (1.09%) WPF
8 1 (1.09%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 3 (3.26%) Statistics
2 2 (2.17%) IBM Mainframe
2 2 (2.17%) Mainframe
3 1 (1.09%) EMV
3 1 (1.09%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.09%) N-Tier
3 1 (1.09%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 26 (28.26%) Windows
2 21 (22.83%) UNIX
3 19 (20.65%) Linux
4 1 (1.09%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (1.09%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (14.13%) Scrum
2 12 (13.04%) System Testing
3 10 (10.87%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (9.78%) Test Scripting
5 8 (8.70%) Performance Testing
5 8 (8.70%) Project Management
6 7 (7.61%) Regression Testing
6 7 (7.61%) CRM
7 6 (6.52%) Waterfall
7 6 (6.52%) Test Strategy
7 6 (6.52%) Project Planning
7 6 (6.52%) Business Analysis
7 6 (6.52%) E-Commerce
8 5 (5.43%) Technical Analysis
8 5 (5.43%) Stakeholder Management
8 5 (5.43%) Business Intelligence
8 5 (5.43%) RUP
8 5 (5.43%) PRINCE2
8 5 (5.43%) Unit Testing
9 4 (4.35%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 27 (29.35%) SQL
2 25 (27.17%) Java
3 14 (15.22%) Shell Script
4 11 (11.96%) Jython
5 9 (9.78%) C#
6 6 (6.52%) PHP
7 5 (5.43%) JavaScript
8 4 (4.35%) PowerShell
8 4 (4.35%) Delphi
9 3 (3.26%) PeopleCode
9 3 (3.26%) PL/SQL
10 2 (2.17%) Python
11 1 (1.09%) VB
11 1 (1.09%) VB.NET
11 1 (1.09%) VBA
11 1 (1.09%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 13 (14.13%) Degree
2 5 (5.43%) ISEB
3 4 (4.35%) ISTQB
4 1 (1.09%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.09%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (1.09%) MOS
4 1 (1.09%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.09%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (14.13%) QA
2 1 (1.09%) COBIT
2 1 (1.09%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (3.26%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 7 (7.61%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.09%) Puppet
2 1 (1.09%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 30 (32.61%) Oracle
2 27 (29.35%) Microsoft
3 6 (6.52%) SAP
4 5 (5.43%) HP
5 4 (4.35%) JBoss
5 4 (4.35%) Cisco
5 4 (4.35%) PeopleSoft
6 3 (3.26%) Citrix
6 3 (3.26%) Juniper
6 3 (3.26%) NetApp
6 3 (3.26%) IBM
6 3 (3.26%) Dell
6 3 (3.26%) F5
6 3 (3.26%) 3PAR
7 2 (2.17%) Intel
8 1 (1.09%) Hyperion
8 1 (1.09%) VMware
8 1 (1.09%) Business Objects
8 1 (1.09%) EMC
8 1 (1.09%) Cognos
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