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

Location
3 months to
7 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Rank 138 142 146
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +4
Permanent jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 46 46 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 1.32% 1.15% 1.25%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.59% 1.39% 1.55%
Number of salaries quoted 27 29 49
Average salary £37,500 £37,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,400 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £45,000 £48,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +5.26%
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
2886 3319 3356
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 82.67% 83.18% 80.75%
Number of salaries quoted 2386 2716 2880
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +8.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +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 7 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 7 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 +3 7 £37,500 +4.16% 3
Wigan +4 2 - - 1
Altrincham -2 2 £27,000 -22.85%
Rochdale - 1 £42,000 - 1
User Acceptance Testing
North West

User Acceptance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 7 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 69 (44.23%) Agile Software Development
2 62 (39.74%) Finance
3 50 (32.05%) .NET
4 47 (30.13%) Regression Testing
4 47 (30.13%) QA
5 43 (27.56%) Test Scripting
6 42 (26.92%) SQL
7 37 (23.72%) System Testing
7 37 (23.72%) Automated Testing
8 36 (23.08%) ISEB
9 32 (20.51%) BDD
9 32 (20.51%) SpecFlow
10 29 (18.59%) Test Management
10 29 (18.59%) Oracle
11 27 (17.31%) TDD
11 27 (17.31%) Automation Testing
12 26 (16.67%) Selenium
12 26 (16.67%) Microsoft
12 26 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
13 22 (14.10%) C#
14 19 (12.18%) Integration Testing
14 19 (12.18%) Business Analysis
14 19 (12.18%) .NET Framework
14 19 (12.18%) Degree
15 18 (11.54%) Hudson
15 18 (11.54%) Project Management
15 18 (11.54%) SOAP
15 18 (11.54%) Web Services
16 17 (10.90%) XML
16 17 (10.90%) SoapUI

User Acceptance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 7 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 (1.92%) SAS
2 2 (1.28%) CMS
3 1 (0.64%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (0.64%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (0.64%) WebLogic
3 1 (0.64%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 15 (9.62%) MS Excel
2 8 (5.13%) MS Office
3 6 (3.85%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (1.92%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 14 (8.97%) Oracle Financials
1 14 (8.97%) Oracle EBS
2 12 (7.69%) Oracle General Ledger
2 12 (7.69%) Oracle EBS R12
2 12 (7.69%) Oracle Payables
2 12 (7.69%) Oracle Receivables
2 12 (7.69%) Oracle Cash Management
2 12 (7.69%) Oracle Assets
3 3 (1.92%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.64%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.64%) PeopleSoft Financials
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.28%) SaaS
2 1 (0.64%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.21%) Internet
2 2 (1.28%) SAN
3 1 (0.64%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (6.41%) SQL Server
2 4 (2.56%) Relational Database
3 3 (1.92%) Oracle Database
3 3 (1.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (1.28%) MySQL
4 2 (1.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.64%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 32 (20.51%) SpecFlow
2 26 (16.67%) Selenium
3 18 (11.54%) Hudson
4 17 (10.90%) SoapUI
4 17 (10.90%) TeamCity
4 17 (10.90%) Jenkins
5 14 (8.97%) WebDriver
6 10 (6.41%) WatiN
6 10 (6.41%) JIRA
7 7 (4.49%) TestDirector
8 4 (2.56%) QAComplete
9 2 (1.28%) Team Foundation Server
9 2 (1.28%) NUnit
10 1 (0.64%) Subversion
10 1 (0.64%) Cucumber
10 1 (0.64%) MSTest
10 1 (0.64%) Visual Studio
10 1 (0.64%) Ant
10 1 (0.64%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 62 (39.74%) Finance
2 8 (5.13%) Retail
3 6 (3.85%) Telecoms
4 4 (2.56%) Manufacturing
5 3 (1.92%) Marketing
6 1 (0.64%) Local Government
6 1 (0.64%) Games
6 1 (0.64%) Advertising
6 1 (0.64%) Legal
6 1 (0.64%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 61 (39.10%) Analyst
2 37 (23.72%) Tester
3 36 (23.08%) Test Analyst
4 21 (13.46%) Business Analyst
5 16 (10.26%) Technical Tester
6 14 (8.97%) Test Manager
7 13 (8.33%) Developer
8 12 (7.69%) Oracle Analyst
9 10 (6.41%) Project Manager
10 9 (5.77%) Technical Test Analyst
10 9 (5.77%) Technical Analyst
11 8 (5.13%) Junior
11 8 (5.13%) Software Engineer
11 8 (5.13%) QA Tester
12 7 (4.49%) Automated Tester
12 7 (4.49%) Software Test Engineer
12 7 (4.49%) Test Engineer
12 7 (4.49%) Senior Analyst
13 5 (3.21%) Graduate
13 5 (3.21%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (32.05%) .NET
2 19 (12.18%) .NET Framework
3 18 (11.54%) SOAP
3 18 (11.54%) Web Services
4 17 (10.90%) XML
5 8 (5.13%) ASP.NET
6 6 (3.85%) HTML
6 6 (3.85%) jQuery
7 5 (3.21%) Entity Framework
7 5 (3.21%) CSS
7 5 (3.21%) XSLT
8 3 (1.92%) Ajax
8 3 (1.92%) WinForms
9 2 (1.28%) Oracle Fusion
9 2 (1.28%) HTML5
10 1 (0.64%) AngularJS
10 1 (0.64%) SignalR
10 1 (0.64%) ASP.NET Web API
10 1 (0.64%) LINQ
10 1 (0.64%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 16 (10.26%) Replication
2 12 (7.69%) Statistics
3 10 (6.41%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (6.41%) Computer Science
4 5 (3.21%) Management Information System
5 3 (1.92%) Life Science
6 2 (1.28%) Mainframe
6 2 (1.28%) Client/Server
6 2 (1.28%) Data Extraction
7 1 (0.64%) User Experience
7 1 (0.64%) Performance Metrics
7 1 (0.64%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.64%) Smartphone
7 1 (0.64%) Fat Client
7 1 (0.64%) Blackberry
7 1 (0.64%) EPoS
7 1 (0.64%) Thin Client
7 1 (0.64%) N-Tier
7 1 (0.64%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 2 (1.28%) Windows
2 1 (0.64%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (0.64%) Android
2 1 (0.64%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (0.64%) Linux
2 1 (0.64%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (44.23%) Agile Software Development
2 47 (30.13%) Regression Testing
3 43 (27.56%) Test Scripting
4 37 (23.72%) System Testing
4 37 (23.72%) Automated Testing
5 32 (20.51%) BDD
6 29 (18.59%) Test Management
7 27 (17.31%) TDD
7 27 (17.31%) Automation Testing
8 26 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
9 19 (12.18%) Integration Testing
9 19 (12.18%) Business Analysis
10 18 (11.54%) Project Management
11 17 (10.90%) Compatibility Testing
11 17 (10.90%) Continuous Integration
11 17 (10.90%) Functional Testing
12 15 (9.62%) Test Strategy
13 14 (8.97%) Waterfall
14 13 (8.33%) Unit Testing
15 12 (7.69%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 42 (26.92%) SQL
2 22 (14.10%) C#
3 16 (10.26%) Java
4 10 (6.41%) PL/SQL
5 6 (3.85%) JavaScript
6 4 (2.56%) T-SQL
7 3 (1.92%) PHP
8 1 (0.64%) TypeScript
8 1 (0.64%) Ruby
8 1 (0.64%) VB.NET
8 1 (0.64%) Python
Qualifications
1 36 (23.08%) ISEB
2 19 (12.18%) Degree
3 13 (8.33%) ISTQB
4 10 (6.41%) HND
5 2 (1.28%) PMP
5 2 (1.28%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.64%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (0.64%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 47 (30.13%) QA
2 5 (3.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (3.21%) ISO 9001
3 2 (1.28%) ISO 14001
3 2 (1.28%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (0.64%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (0.64%) XenApp
1 1 (0.64%) XenServer
1 1 (0.64%) XenDesktop
1 1 (0.64%) Hyper-V
1 1 (0.64%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (0.64%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 29 (18.59%) Oracle
2 26 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 10 (6.41%) Telerik
4 7 (4.49%) VMware
5 2 (1.28%) Citrix
5 2 (1.28%) Zend
6 1 (0.64%) DataFlux
6 1 (0.64%) Capita
6 1 (0.64%) PeopleSoft
6 1 (0.64%) SAP
6 1 (0.64%) Hyperion
6 1 (0.64%) HP
6 1 (0.64%) Trillium
Manchester, Lancashire
ORC International
Posted: 23 hours ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: £17500 - £22000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Wigan, Lancashire
Bluetownonline
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £26000 - £35000 per annum + bens + flexitime
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Rochdale, Lancashire
Zen Internet Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum depending on experience + benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Manchester
Interquest - ITQ Financial - Tunbridge Wells
Salary: £38000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
Manchester
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £36000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits + bonus
Posted: 19 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: £25,000 - £35,000 DOE
Posted: 22 days ago