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 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Rank 125 104 115
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +11
Permanent jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 66 77 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 1.64% 2.09% 1.76%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.93% 2.67% 2.17%
Number of salaries quoted 54 71 61
Average salary £36,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,750 £24,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.41% +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
3420 2886 3047
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 84.97% 78.28% 81.15%
Number of salaries quoted 2834 2444 2667
Average salary £40,000 £39,800 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.50% +6.13%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £54,000 £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 1 October 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 1 October 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 +7 9 £27,500 +22.22%
Altrincham 0 6 £45,000 +50.00%
Stockport -6 3 £32,500 -7.14%
Wigan -2 2 £24,250 +3.19%
Salford - 2 £45,000 - 1
Bury - 1 £27,500 -
User Acceptance Testing
North West

User Acceptance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 42 (30.22%) Finance
2 36 (25.90%) Degree
3 35 (25.18%) SQL
4 30 (21.58%) Microsoft
4 30 (21.58%) Agile Software Development
5 29 (20.86%) QA
6 25 (17.99%) SQL Server
7 24 (17.27%) Unit Testing
8 21 (15.11%) Analytical Skills
9 20 (14.39%) ISEB
10 19 (13.67%) .NET
11 16 (11.51%) Oracle
11 16 (11.51%) C#
11 16 (11.51%) .NET Framework
12 15 (10.79%) Software Testing
12 15 (10.79%) MS Excel
12 15 (10.79%) Project Management
12 15 (10.79%) Relational Database
13 14 (10.07%) Data Analysis
14 13 (9.35%) Automated Testing
14 13 (9.35%) TDD
14 13 (9.35%) Test Automation
14 13 (9.35%) Stakeholder Management
14 13 (9.35%) WinForms
14 13 (9.35%) JavaScript
14 13 (9.35%) OO
14 13 (9.35%) Mentoring
15 12 (8.63%) ASP.NET
15 12 (8.63%) HTML
15 12 (8.63%) N-Tier

User Acceptance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 (4.32%) Tuxedo
2 4 (2.88%) SharePoint
3 3 (2.16%) WebLogic
4 1 (0.72%) Apache Spark
4 1 (0.72%) Lync
4 1 (0.72%) SAS
4 1 (0.72%) IIS
Applications
1 15 (10.79%) MS Excel
2 7 (5.04%) MS Office
3 5 (3.60%) MS Project
3 5 (3.60%) MS Visio
4 3 (2.16%) PowerPivot
5 1 (0.72%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 8 (5.76%) SAP AFS
2 5 (3.60%) PeopleSoft HRMS
3 2 (1.44%) SAP APO
4 1 (0.72%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.72%) Oracle HRMS
4 1 (0.72%) SAP FI/CO
4 1 (0.72%) SAP CO
4 1 (0.72%) SAP FI
4 1 (0.72%) Agresso
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.72%) PaaS
1 1 (0.72%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.72%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (17.99%) SQL Server
2 15 (10.79%) Relational Database
3 9 (6.47%) Data Warehouse
4 7 (5.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 6 (4.32%) Oracle9i Database
5 6 (4.32%) Oracle Database
6 4 (2.88%) Star Schema
7 3 (2.16%) SQL Server 2008
7 3 (2.16%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 3 (2.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3 (2.16%) Data Mining
8 2 (1.44%) QlikView
9 1 (0.72%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 12 (8.63%) SpecFlow
2 10 (7.19%) Selenium
3 6 (4.32%) PeopleTools
4 4 (2.88%) RequisitePro
5 3 (2.16%) WebDriver
5 3 (2.16%) Ant
6 2 (1.44%) JIRA
6 2 (1.44%) Git (software)
6 2 (1.44%) Jenkins
7 1 (0.72%) Octopus Deploy
7 1 (0.72%) FindBugs
7 1 (0.72%) Cucumber
7 1 (0.72%) Hudson
7 1 (0.72%) SoapUI
7 1 (0.72%) RSpec
7 1 (0.72%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (0.72%) Checkstyle
7 1 (0.72%) QuickTest Pro
7 1 (0.72%) JUnit
General
1 42 (30.22%) Finance
2 4 (2.88%) Back Office
2 4 (2.88%) Retail
3 2 (1.44%) Law
3 2 (1.44%) Legal
3 2 (1.44%) Banking
4 1 (0.72%) Investment Banking
4 1 (0.72%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 44 (31.65%) Analyst
2 33 (23.74%) Business Analyst
3 26 (18.71%) Developer
4 18 (12.95%) Consultant
5 15 (10.79%) Implementation Consultant
6 14 (10.07%) Implementation Analyst
7 11 (7.91%) Test Engineer
7 11 (7.91%) Test Manager
8 10 (7.19%) Test Analyst
8 10 (7.19%) Web Developer
8 10 (7.19%) Software Engineer
8 10 (7.19%) Senior Developer
8 10 (7.19%) Senior Web Developer
8 10 (7.19%) Software Test Engineer
9 8 (5.76%) Solutions Architect
9 8 (5.76%) Architect
9 8 (5.76%) Senior Solutions Architect
9 8 (5.76%) Senior Architect
10 7 (5.04%) Business Intelligence Developer
11 6 (4.32%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (13.67%) .NET
2 16 (11.51%) .NET Framework
3 13 (9.35%) WinForms
4 12 (8.63%) ASP.NET
4 12 (8.63%) HTML
4 12 (8.63%) ASP.NET MVC
4 12 (8.63%) ASP.NET MVC 4
4 12 (8.63%) WCF
4 12 (8.63%) WPF
4 12 (8.63%) LINQ
5 11 (7.91%) jQuery
5 11 (7.91%) RESTful
5 11 (7.91%) KnockoutJS
5 11 (7.91%) AngularJS
5 11 (7.91%) REST
5 11 (7.91%) ADO.NET
5 11 (7.91%) XML
5 11 (7.91%) XSD
5 11 (7.91%) XSLT
6 8 (5.76%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 21 (15.11%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (8.63%) N-Tier
3 10 (7.19%) User Experience
4 4 (2.88%) Statistics
5 3 (2.16%) Hedge funds
5 3 (2.16%) Derivative
5 3 (2.16%) Blackberry
6 2 (1.44%) NHS
6 2 (1.44%) Smartphone
7 1 (0.72%) Data Structures
7 1 (0.72%) Algorithms
7 1 (0.72%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 7 (5.04%) Windows
2 3 (2.16%) Linux
2 3 (2.16%) UNIX
3 2 (1.44%) Android
4 1 (0.72%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (0.72%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (0.72%) Windows 7
4 1 (0.72%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (21.58%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (17.27%) Unit Testing
3 15 (10.79%) Software Testing
3 15 (10.79%) Project Management
4 14 (10.07%) Data Analysis
5 13 (9.35%) Automated Testing
5 13 (9.35%) TDD
5 13 (9.35%) Test Automation
5 13 (9.35%) Stakeholder Management
5 13 (9.35%) OO
5 13 (9.35%) Mentoring
6 12 (8.63%) SOA
6 12 (8.63%) MVC
6 12 (8.63%) ATDD
6 12 (8.63%) Test Management
6 12 (8.63%) Continuous Integration
6 12 (8.63%) Refactoring
6 12 (8.63%) Web Development
7 11 (7.91%) System Testing
7 11 (7.91%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 35 (25.18%) SQL
2 16 (11.51%) C#
3 13 (9.35%) JavaScript
4 11 (7.91%) TypeScript
5 7 (5.04%) Java
6 6 (4.32%) PL/SQL
6 6 (4.32%) PeopleCode
7 4 (2.88%) T-SQL
7 4 (2.88%) PowerShell
8 3 (2.16%) Shell Script
8 3 (2.16%) C++
8 3 (2.16%) C
9 2 (1.44%) Python
9 2 (1.44%) Jython
10 1 (0.72%) F#
10 1 (0.72%) Scala
10 1 (0.72%) Haskell
10 1 (0.72%) Erlang
Qualifications
1 36 (25.90%) Degree
2 20 (14.39%) ISEB
3 12 (8.63%) ISTQB
4 3 (2.16%) SC Cleared
4 3 (2.16%) Security Cleared
4 3 (2.16%) ISEB Practitioner
5 2 (1.44%) DV Cleared
5 2 (1.44%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (0.72%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 1 (0.72%) CCA
6 1 (0.72%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (20.86%) QA
2 1 (0.72%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (0.72%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (0.72%) Mesos
1 1 (0.72%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (0.72%) Puppet
Vendors
1 30 (21.58%) Microsoft
2 16 (11.51%) Oracle
3 11 (7.91%) SAP
4 6 (4.32%) PeopleSoft
5 4 (2.88%) HP
6 2 (1.44%) Apple
7 1 (0.72%) Kronos
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