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 25 July 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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Rank 113 106 122
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +16
Permanent jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 79 82 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 1.97% 1.99% 1.61%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.44% 2.54% 2.07%
Number of salaries quoted 63 76 59
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,600 £23,750 £27,200
10% offered a salary of more than £56,200 £50,000 £50,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
3235 3231 2953
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 80.85% 78.59% 78.16%
Number of salaries quoted 2610 2773 2578
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 £26,000 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £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 25 July 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 25 July 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
Altrincham +11 12 £45,000 +20.00%
Bolton -3 7 £27,500 +44.73% 1
Salford +1 3 £45,000 +63.63%
Wigan -1 3 £22,500 -4.25%
User Acceptance Testing
North West

User Acceptance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 37 (30.08%) Finance
2 35 (28.46%) Microsoft
3 34 (27.64%) SQL
4 30 (24.39%) Oracle
5 29 (23.58%) Degree
6 27 (21.95%) QA
7 25 (20.33%) Unit Testing
7 25 (20.33%) Relational Database
8 24 (19.51%) SQL Server
9 22 (17.89%) .NET
10 18 (14.63%) Agile Software Development
11 17 (13.82%) Project Management
12 16 (13.01%) C#
13 15 (12.20%) TDD
14 14 (11.38%) Web Development
14 14 (11.38%) Java
14 14 (11.38%) JavaScript
14 14 (11.38%) ASP.NET
14 14 (11.38%) OO
14 14 (11.38%) MS Excel
15 13 (10.57%) N-Tier
15 13 (10.57%) SOA
15 13 (10.57%) Windows
15 13 (10.57%) HTML
15 13 (10.57%) MVC
15 13 (10.57%) WinForms
15 13 (10.57%) .NET Framework
15 13 (10.57%) WCF
15 13 (10.57%) Refactoring
15 13 (10.57%) LINQ

User Acceptance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 (9.76%) WebLogic
2 5 (4.07%) Tuxedo
3 2 (1.63%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.81%) SAS
4 1 (0.81%) WebSphere
4 1 (0.81%) IIS
Applications
1 14 (11.38%) MS Excel
2 6 (4.88%) MS Project
2 6 (4.88%) MS Office
3 4 (3.25%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.81%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 8 (6.50%) SAP AFS
2 5 (4.07%) PeopleSoft HRMS
3 1 (0.81%) Agresso
3 1 (0.81%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.81%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.81%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.81%) NFC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (20.33%) Relational Database
2 24 (19.51%) SQL Server
3 8 (6.50%) Data Warehouse
4 7 (5.69%) Oracle Database
5 5 (4.07%) Oracle9i Database
5 5 (4.07%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (2.44%) Star Schema
7 2 (1.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (1.63%) QlikView
8 1 (0.81%) Hadoop
8 1 (0.81%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 12 (9.76%) Ant
2 10 (8.13%) SpecFlow
3 8 (6.50%) Jenkins
3 8 (6.50%) Git (software)
4 5 (4.07%) PeopleTools
4 5 (4.07%) Selenium
5 4 (3.25%) Hudson
5 4 (3.25%) SoapUI
6 2 (1.63%) JIRA
7 1 (0.81%) Checkstyle
7 1 (0.81%) JUnit
7 1 (0.81%) QuickTest Pro
7 1 (0.81%) RequisitePro
7 1 (0.81%) FindBugs
7 1 (0.81%) RSpec
7 1 (0.81%) Cucumber
General
1 37 (30.08%) Finance
2 4 (3.25%) Retail
2 4 (3.25%) Billing
3 2 (1.63%) Law
3 2 (1.63%) Legal
4 1 (0.81%) Advertising
4 1 (0.81%) Banking
4 1 (0.81%) Marketing
4 1 (0.81%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 40 (32.52%) Analyst
2 23 (18.70%) Business Analyst
3 20 (16.26%) Developer
4 13 (10.57%) Consultant
4 13 (10.57%) Implementation Consultant
5 12 (9.76%) Applications Support Engineer
5 12 (9.76%) Implementation Analyst
5 12 (9.76%) Applications Support
5 12 (9.76%) Support Engineer
6 10 (8.13%) Senior Web Developer
6 10 (8.13%) Test Analyst
6 10 (8.13%) Web Developer
6 10 (8.13%) Senior Developer
7 8 (6.50%) Architect
7 8 (6.50%) Project Manager
7 8 (6.50%) Test Manager
7 8 (6.50%) Solutions Architect
7 8 (6.50%) Test Engineer
7 8 (6.50%) Senior Solutions Architect
7 8 (6.50%) Senior Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (17.89%) .NET
2 14 (11.38%) ASP.NET
3 13 (10.57%) HTML
3 13 (10.57%) WinForms
3 13 (10.57%) .NET Framework
3 13 (10.57%) WCF
3 13 (10.57%) LINQ
3 13 (10.57%) ASP.NET MVC
3 13 (10.57%) ASP.NET MVC 4
4 12 (9.76%) REST
4 12 (9.76%) KnockoutJS
4 12 (9.76%) AngularJS
4 12 (9.76%) jQuery
4 12 (9.76%) RESTful
4 12 (9.76%) WPF
4 12 (9.76%) XML
4 12 (9.76%) XSD
4 12 (9.76%) XSLT
4 12 (9.76%) ADO.NET
5 10 (8.13%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 13 (10.57%) N-Tier
2 4 (3.25%) Statistics
3 2 (1.63%) Management Information System
3 2 (1.63%) NHS
4 1 (0.81%) Blackberry
4 1 (0.81%) EMV
4 1 (0.81%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 13 (10.57%) Windows
2 12 (9.76%) UNIX
3 11 (8.94%) Linux
4 1 (0.81%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (0.81%) Android
4 1 (0.81%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (20.33%) Unit Testing
2 18 (14.63%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (13.82%) Project Management
4 15 (12.20%) TDD
5 14 (11.38%) OO
5 14 (11.38%) Web Development
6 13 (10.57%) Refactoring
6 13 (10.57%) Continuous Integration
6 13 (10.57%) ATDD
6 13 (10.57%) SOA
6 13 (10.57%) MVC
7 12 (9.76%) Scrum
7 12 (9.76%) Kanban
8 11 (8.94%) System Testing
8 11 (8.94%) Software Testing
9 10 (8.13%) Logistics
10 9 (7.32%) Automated Testing
10 9 (7.32%) ERP
10 9 (7.32%) Test Automation
11 8 (6.50%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 34 (27.64%) SQL
2 16 (13.01%) C#
3 14 (11.38%) Java
3 14 (11.38%) JavaScript
4 12 (9.76%) TypeScript
5 9 (7.32%) Shell Script
6 8 (6.50%) Jython
7 5 (4.07%) PL/SQL
7 5 (4.07%) PeopleCode
8 3 (2.44%) T-SQL
8 3 (2.44%) PowerShell
9 1 (0.81%) F#
9 1 (0.81%) Scala
9 1 (0.81%) Haskell
9 1 (0.81%) Erlang
9 1 (0.81%) C
9 1 (0.81%) C++
Qualifications
1 29 (23.58%) Degree
2 12 (9.76%) ISEB
3 9 (7.32%) ISTQB
4 3 (2.44%) SC Cleared
4 3 (2.44%) Security Cleared
5 2 (1.63%) DV Cleared
5 2 (1.63%) ISEB Practitioner
6 1 (0.81%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (0.81%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.81%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (0.81%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (21.95%) QA
2 1 (0.81%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 5 (4.07%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.81%) Puppet
2 1 (0.81%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 35 (28.46%) Microsoft
2 30 (24.39%) Oracle
3 12 (9.76%) SAP
4 7 (5.69%) HP
5 6 (4.88%) PeopleSoft
6 1 (0.81%) JBoss
6 1 (0.81%) Apple
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Real Staffing
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
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Circle Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Talent International
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25,000 to 30,000
Posted: 4 days ago
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Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £32000 - £42000 per annum + bens + flexitime
Posted: 22 days ago
Manchester
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago