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 1 August 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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Rank 103 98 115
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +17
Permanent jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 85 88 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 2.12% 2.17% 1.58%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.61% 2.76% 1.99%
Number of salaries quoted 67 82 58
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -3.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,150 £27,050
10% offered a salary of more than £55,600 £50,000 £50,000
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
3258 3187 3010
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 81.23% 78.59% 79.06%
Number of salaries quoted 2627 2732 2632
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,400 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,550 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
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 1 August 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 August 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
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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
Altrincham +13 13 £45,000 +20.00%
Bolton -6 8 £27,500 +18.27% 1
Salford +2 2 £43,750 +59.09%
Wigan -2 2 £20,250 -11.95%
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 August 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 41 (31.78%) Finance
2 37 (28.68%) Microsoft
3 36 (27.91%) SQL
4 32 (24.81%) Degree
5 28 (21.71%) QA
5 28 (21.71%) Oracle
6 26 (20.16%) Unit Testing
7 25 (19.38%) Relational Database
8 24 (18.60%) SQL Server
9 23 (17.83%) .NET
10 17 (13.18%) Project Management
10 17 (13.18%) Agile Software Development
11 15 (11.63%) TDD
11 15 (11.63%) C#
11 15 (11.63%) Windows
11 15 (11.63%) MS Excel
12 14 (10.85%) OO
12 14 (10.85%) ISEB
12 14 (10.85%) Java
12 14 (10.85%) JavaScript
12 14 (10.85%) WinForms
12 14 (10.85%) .NET Framework
13 13 (10.08%) Web Development
13 13 (10.08%) Refactoring
13 13 (10.08%) WCF
13 13 (10.08%) WPF
13 13 (10.08%) LINQ
13 13 (10.08%) Continuous Integration
13 13 (10.08%) ASP.NET MVC
13 13 (10.08%) ATDD

User Acceptance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 12 (9.30%) WebLogic
2 5 (3.88%) Tuxedo
3 2 (1.55%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.78%) WebSphere
4 1 (0.78%) SAS
4 1 (0.78%) IIS
Applications
1 15 (11.63%) MS Excel
2 7 (5.43%) MS Office
3 5 (3.88%) MS Project
4 4 (3.10%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.78%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 8 (6.20%) SAP AFS
2 5 (3.88%) PeopleSoft HRMS
3 1 (0.78%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.78%) Oracle Retail
3 1 (0.78%) Agresso
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.78%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (0.78%) PaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (19.38%) Relational Database
2 24 (18.60%) SQL Server
3 9 (6.98%) Data Warehouse
4 6 (4.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 6 (4.65%) Oracle Database
5 5 (3.88%) Oracle9i Database
6 4 (3.10%) Star Schema
7 2 (1.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (1.55%) QlikView
8 1 (0.78%) Hadoop
8 1 (0.78%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 12 (9.30%) Ant
2 10 (7.75%) SpecFlow
3 8 (6.20%) Git (software)
3 8 (6.20%) Jenkins
4 6 (4.65%) Selenium
5 5 (3.88%) PeopleTools
6 4 (3.10%) Hudson
6 4 (3.10%) SoapUI
7 2 (1.55%) JIRA
8 1 (0.78%) Octopus Deploy
8 1 (0.78%) Checkstyle
8 1 (0.78%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (0.78%) RSpec
8 1 (0.78%) Cucumber
8 1 (0.78%) FindBugs
8 1 (0.78%) RequisitePro
8 1 (0.78%) QuickTest Pro
8 1 (0.78%) JUnit
General
1 41 (31.78%) Finance
2 4 (3.10%) Billing
2 4 (3.10%) Retail
3 3 (2.33%) Back Office
4 2 (1.55%) Law
4 2 (1.55%) Legal
5 1 (0.78%) Banking
5 1 (0.78%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 39 (30.23%) Analyst
2 25 (19.38%) Business Analyst
3 22 (17.05%) Developer
4 15 (11.63%) Consultant
5 14 (10.85%) Implementation Consultant
6 13 (10.08%) Implementation Analyst
7 12 (9.30%) Support Engineer
7 12 (9.30%) Applications Support
7 12 (9.30%) Applications Support Engineer
8 10 (7.75%) Senior Web Developer
8 10 (7.75%) Test Analyst
8 10 (7.75%) Web Developer
8 10 (7.75%) Senior Developer
9 9 (6.98%) Test Engineer
10 8 (6.20%) Software Test Engineer
10 8 (6.20%) Software Engineer
10 8 (6.20%) Test Manager
10 8 (6.20%) Architect
10 8 (6.20%) Project Manager
10 8 (6.20%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (17.83%) .NET
2 14 (10.85%) WinForms
2 14 (10.85%) .NET Framework
3 13 (10.08%) WCF
3 13 (10.08%) WPF
3 13 (10.08%) LINQ
3 13 (10.08%) ASP.NET MVC
3 13 (10.08%) ASP.NET MVC 4
3 13 (10.08%) HTML
3 13 (10.08%) ASP.NET
4 12 (9.30%) ADO.NET
4 12 (9.30%) XML
4 12 (9.30%) XSD
4 12 (9.30%) XSLT
4 12 (9.30%) AngularJS
4 12 (9.30%) KnockoutJS
4 12 (9.30%) REST
4 12 (9.30%) jQuery
4 12 (9.30%) RESTful
5 10 (7.75%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 13 (10.08%) N-Tier
2 4 (3.10%) Statistics
3 2 (1.55%) Blackberry
3 2 (1.55%) NHS
3 2 (1.55%) Management Information System
3 2 (1.55%) Smartphone
4 1 (0.78%) Derivative
4 1 (0.78%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 15 (11.63%) Windows
2 12 (9.30%) UNIX
3 11 (8.53%) Linux
4 2 (1.55%) Android
5 1 (0.78%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.78%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (20.16%) Unit Testing
2 17 (13.18%) Project Management
2 17 (13.18%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (11.63%) TDD
4 14 (10.85%) OO
5 13 (10.08%) Web Development
5 13 (10.08%) Refactoring
5 13 (10.08%) Continuous Integration
5 13 (10.08%) ATDD
5 13 (10.08%) MVC
5 13 (10.08%) Scrum
5 13 (10.08%) SOA
6 12 (9.30%) System Testing
6 12 (9.30%) Kanban
6 12 (9.30%) Software Testing
7 11 (8.53%) Test Automation
8 10 (7.75%) Logistics
8 10 (7.75%) Automated Testing
9 9 (6.98%) ERP
10 8 (6.20%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 36 (27.91%) SQL
2 15 (11.63%) C#
3 14 (10.85%) Java
3 14 (10.85%) JavaScript
4 12 (9.30%) TypeScript
5 9 (6.98%) Shell Script
6 8 (6.20%) Jython
7 5 (3.88%) PL/SQL
7 5 (3.88%) PeopleCode
8 4 (3.10%) T-SQL
8 4 (3.10%) PowerShell
9 1 (0.78%) Haskell
9 1 (0.78%) Erlang
9 1 (0.78%) F#
9 1 (0.78%) Scala
9 1 (0.78%) C
9 1 (0.78%) C++
Qualifications
1 32 (24.81%) Degree
2 14 (10.85%) ISEB
3 10 (7.75%) ISTQB
4 3 (2.33%) SC Cleared
4 3 (2.33%) Security Cleared
5 2 (1.55%) DV Cleared
5 2 (1.55%) ISEB Practitioner
6 1 (0.78%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (0.78%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 1 (0.78%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (0.78%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (21.71%) QA
2 1 (0.78%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 5 (3.88%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.78%) Puppet
2 1 (0.78%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 37 (28.68%) Microsoft
2 28 (21.71%) Oracle
3 12 (9.30%) SAP
4 7 (5.43%) HP
5 6 (4.65%) PeopleSoft
6 2 (1.55%) Apple
7 1 (0.78%) JBoss
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