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 18 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Rank 142 143 126
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -17
Permanent jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 44 46 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 1.09% 1.12% 1.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.32% 1.42% 1.52%
Number of salaries quoted 29 44 42
Average salary £36,000 £36,000 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -0.68%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,400 £25,150 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £59,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
3335 3233 2829
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 82.41% 78.80% 75.40%
Number of salaries quoted 2750 2750 2528
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £51,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
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 18 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 18 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 +4 12 £34,250 -3.52% 4
Bolton -13 4 £37,500 +36.36%
Wigan +10 3 £32,500 +38.29%
Bury -5 2 £28,750 -32.35%
Altrincham - 1 £35,000 -
User Acceptance Testing
North West

User Acceptance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 18 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 (36.26%) Finance
2 28 (30.77%) Microsoft
3 26 (28.57%) Windows
3 26 (28.57%) Oracle
4 25 (27.47%) Java
5 23 (25.27%) SQL
6 21 (23.08%) Relational Database
7 20 (21.98%) UNIX
8 18 (19.78%) Linux
8 18 (19.78%) .NET
9 17 (18.68%) Scrum
10 16 (17.58%) WebLogic
11 15 (16.48%) J2EE
12 14 (15.38%) Shell Script
13 13 (14.29%) Ant
13 13 (14.29%) Test Scripting
13 13 (14.29%) QA
14 12 (13.19%) Degree
14 12 (13.19%) System Testing
15 11 (12.09%) Git (software)
15 11 (12.09%) Jenkins
15 11 (12.09%) Retail
15 11 (12.09%) EJB
15 11 (12.09%) Jython
16 10 (10.99%) MS Excel
16 10 (10.99%) Agile Software Development
16 10 (10.99%) Waterfall
17 9 (9.89%) Web Services
17 9 (9.89%) SQL Server
17 9 (9.89%) C#

User Acceptance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 18 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 16 (17.58%) WebLogic
2 7 (7.69%) SharePoint
3 5 (5.49%) IIS
4 4 (4.40%) WebSphere
5 3 (3.30%) Lync
6 1 (1.10%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 10 (10.99%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.20%) MS Project
3 1 (1.10%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (5.49%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.10%) SAP Business One
2 1 (1.10%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 1 (1.10%) Cognos TM1
2 1 (1.10%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (1.10%) Oracle Retail
2 1 (1.10%) PeopleSoft HRMS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.30%) DNS
2 1 (1.10%) NFC
2 1 (1.10%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (23.08%) Relational Database
2 9 (9.89%) SQL Server
3 4 (4.40%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (4.40%) Crystal Reports
4 3 (3.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (3.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (3.30%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.10%) QlikView
5 1 (1.10%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (1.10%) Essbase
5 1 (1.10%) OLAP
5 1 (1.10%) MS Access
5 1 (1.10%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (1.10%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 13 (14.29%) Ant
2 11 (12.09%) Git (software)
2 11 (12.09%) Jenkins
3 8 (8.79%) Hudson
4 5 (5.49%) SoapUI
5 4 (4.40%) Selenium
6 1 (1.10%) Cucumber
6 1 (1.10%) SpecFlow
6 1 (1.10%) WebDriver
6 1 (1.10%) QuickTest Pro
6 1 (1.10%) JUnit
General
1 33 (36.26%) Finance
2 11 (12.09%) Retail
3 8 (8.79%) Billing
4 3 (3.30%) Banking
5 1 (1.10%) Marketing
5 1 (1.10%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (1.10%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 36 (39.56%) Analyst
2 19 (20.88%) Support Engineer
3 16 (17.58%) Applications Support Engineer
3 16 (17.58%) Applications Support
4 11 (12.09%) Test Analyst
5 10 (10.99%) Business Analyst
6 8 (8.79%) Systems Analyst
7 7 (7.69%) Consultant
8 6 (6.59%) Tester
9 5 (5.49%) Agile Business Analyst
9 5 (5.49%) Developer
9 5 (5.49%) Test Manager
10 4 (4.40%) Senior Analyst
10 4 (4.40%) Senior Test Analyst
10 4 (4.40%) Senior Tester
10 4 (4.40%) Architect
10 4 (4.40%) Project Manager
10 4 (4.40%) Test Architect
10 4 (4.40%) Billing Analyst
10 4 (4.40%) Implementation Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (19.78%) .NET
2 15 (16.48%) J2EE
3 11 (12.09%) EJB
4 9 (9.89%) Web Services
5 6 (6.59%) SOAP
5 6 (6.59%) ASP.NET
6 4 (4.40%) XML
6 4 (4.40%) RESTful
6 4 (4.40%) Java EE
6 4 (4.40%) jQuery
6 4 (4.40%) WCF
7 3 (3.30%) HTML
8 1 (1.10%) .NET Framework
8 1 (1.10%) WPF
8 1 (1.10%) LINQ
8 1 (1.10%) REST
8 1 (1.10%) KnockoutJS
8 1 (1.10%) Gherkin
8 1 (1.10%) AngularJS
8 1 (1.10%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 5 (5.49%) IBM Mainframe
1 5 (5.49%) Mainframe
2 3 (3.30%) Statistics
3 1 (1.10%) Mathematics
3 1 (1.10%) EMV
3 1 (1.10%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.10%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 26 (28.57%) Windows
2 20 (21.98%) UNIX
3 18 (19.78%) Linux
4 1 (1.10%) Windows Vista
4 1 (1.10%) Windows 7
4 1 (1.10%) Windows 2000
4 1 (1.10%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (18.68%) Scrum
2 13 (14.29%) Test Scripting
3 12 (13.19%) System Testing
4 10 (10.99%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (10.99%) Waterfall
5 8 (8.79%) E-Commerce
5 8 (8.79%) Project Management
5 8 (8.79%) Performance Testing
6 7 (7.69%) Regression Testing
6 7 (7.69%) CRM
7 6 (6.59%) Test Strategy
7 6 (6.59%) Project Planning
7 6 (6.59%) Business Analysis
8 5 (5.49%) Unit Testing
8 5 (5.49%) Technical Analysis
8 5 (5.49%) Stakeholder Management
8 5 (5.49%) PRINCE2
8 5 (5.49%) SOA
8 5 (5.49%) Business Intelligence
8 5 (5.49%) RUP
Programming Languages
1 25 (27.47%) Java
2 23 (25.27%) SQL
3 14 (15.38%) Shell Script
4 11 (12.09%) Jython
5 9 (9.89%) C#
6 6 (6.59%) PHP
7 5 (5.49%) JavaScript
8 4 (4.40%) Delphi
8 4 (4.40%) PowerShell
9 2 (2.20%) Python
10 1 (1.10%) TypeScript
10 1 (1.10%) VB
10 1 (1.10%) VB.NET
10 1 (1.10%) VBA
Qualifications
1 12 (13.19%) Degree
2 6 (6.59%) ISEB
3 5 (5.49%) ISTQB
4 1 (1.10%) MOS
4 1 (1.10%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.10%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.10%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.10%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (14.29%) QA
2 1 (1.10%) COBIT
2 1 (1.10%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (3.30%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 7 (7.69%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 28 (30.77%) Microsoft
2 26 (28.57%) Oracle
3 6 (6.59%) IBM
4 5 (5.49%) SAP
4 5 (5.49%) HP
5 4 (4.40%) JBoss
5 4 (4.40%) Intel
5 4 (4.40%) Cisco
6 3 (3.30%) F5
6 3 (3.30%) 3PAR
6 3 (3.30%) NetApp
6 3 (3.30%) Juniper
6 3 (3.30%) Dell
6 3 (3.30%) Citrix
7 1 (1.10%) Atlassian
7 1 (1.10%) Hyperion
7 1 (1.10%) VMware
7 1 (1.10%) PeopleSoft
7 1 (1.10%) Business Objects
7 1 (1.10%) Cognos
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 22 hours ago
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
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Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum (1 year fixed term contract)
Posted: Yesterday
Stockport, Cheshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £32000 - £42000 per annum + bens + flexitime
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
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Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Stockport, Cheshire
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: Subject to experience
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Experis IT
Salary: £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester
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Salary: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 14 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
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Posted: 16 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Dunnhumby
Posted: 16 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
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Salary: Excellent
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Stockport
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