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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Rank 113 103 106
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +3
Permanent jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 74 78 74
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 1.79% 2.01% 1.97%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.16% 2.58% 2.42%
Number of salaries quoted 56 70 71
Average salary £39,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,750 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+0.62% +6.00%
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 3029 3052
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 82.95% 78.19% 81.24%
Number of salaries quoted 2760 2613 2666
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,430 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £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 2 September 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 2 September 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 +11 10 £45,000 +33.33% 1
Bolton 0 9 £27,500 +10.00%
Wigan -2 2 £20,250 -13.82%
Bury - 1 £27,500 -
Salford - 1 £45,000 -
User Acceptance Testing
North West

User Acceptance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 (32.06%) Finance
2 37 (28.24%) Microsoft
3 36 (27.48%) Degree
4 34 (25.95%) SQL
5 29 (22.14%) QA
6 25 (19.08%) Unit Testing
7 23 (17.56%) SQL Server
8 22 (16.79%) Oracle
9 21 (16.03%) Relational Database
10 18 (13.74%) .NET
11 16 (12.21%) ISEB
11 16 (12.21%) Agile Software Development
12 14 (10.69%) Project Management
12 14 (10.69%) C#
12 14 (10.69%) Software Testing
13 13 (9.92%) .NET Framework
13 13 (9.92%) Test Automation
13 13 (9.92%) JavaScript
13 13 (9.92%) Windows
13 13 (9.92%) OO
13 13 (9.92%) MS Excel
13 13 (9.92%) TDD
13 13 (9.92%) WinForms
13 13 (9.92%) Mentoring
14 12 (9.16%) MVC
14 12 (9.16%) N-Tier
14 12 (9.16%) SOA
14 12 (9.16%) SAP
14 12 (9.16%) ASP.NET
14 12 (9.16%) HTML

User Acceptance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 9 (6.87%) WebLogic
2 5 (3.82%) Tuxedo
3 1 (0.76%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.76%) SAS
3 1 (0.76%) WebSphere
3 1 (0.76%) Lync
3 1 (0.76%) IIS
Applications
1 13 (9.92%) MS Excel
2 7 (5.34%) MS Office
3 5 (3.82%) MS Project
4 4 (3.05%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.76%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 8 (6.11%) SAP AFS
2 4 (3.05%) PeopleSoft HRMS
3 1 (0.76%) Agresso
3 1 (0.76%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.76%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.76%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (0.76%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.76%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (17.56%) SQL Server
2 21 (16.03%) Relational Database
3 6 (4.58%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (3.82%) Oracle9i Database
4 5 (3.82%) Oracle Database
5 4 (3.05%) Star Schema
5 4 (3.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (1.53%) QlikView
7 1 (0.76%) Hadoop
7 1 (0.76%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 9 (6.87%) Ant
1 9 (6.87%) SpecFlow
2 7 (5.34%) Jenkins
2 7 (5.34%) Git (software)
3 6 (4.58%) Selenium
4 5 (3.82%) PeopleTools
5 4 (3.05%) RequisitePro
6 3 (2.29%) SoapUI
7 2 (1.53%) JIRA
7 2 (1.53%) Hudson
8 1 (0.76%) FindBugs
8 1 (0.76%) Octopus Deploy
8 1 (0.76%) Checkstyle
8 1 (0.76%) JUnit
8 1 (0.76%) QuickTest Pro
8 1 (0.76%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (0.76%) RSpec
8 1 (0.76%) Cucumber
General
1 42 (32.06%) Finance
2 4 (3.05%) Billing
3 3 (2.29%) Back Office
3 3 (2.29%) Retail
4 2 (1.53%) Law
4 2 (1.53%) Legal
5 1 (0.76%) Advertising
5 1 (0.76%) Banking
Job Titles
1 40 (30.53%) Analyst
2 28 (21.37%) Business Analyst
3 21 (16.03%) Developer
4 16 (12.21%) Consultant
5 15 (11.45%) Implementation Consultant
6 14 (10.69%) Implementation Analyst
7 11 (8.40%) Test Engineer
8 10 (7.63%) Senior Web Developer
8 10 (7.63%) Software Test Engineer
8 10 (7.63%) Senior Developer
8 10 (7.63%) Web Developer
8 10 (7.63%) Software Engineer
9 9 (6.87%) Test Analyst
9 9 (6.87%) Support Engineer
9 9 (6.87%) Applications Support
9 9 (6.87%) Applications Support Engineer
10 8 (6.11%) Senior Solutions Architect
10 8 (6.11%) Solutions Architect
10 8 (6.11%) Test Manager
10 8 (6.11%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (13.74%) .NET
2 13 (9.92%) WinForms
2 13 (9.92%) .NET Framework
3 12 (9.16%) WCF
3 12 (9.16%) WPF
3 12 (9.16%) ASP.NET
3 12 (9.16%) HTML
3 12 (9.16%) LINQ
3 12 (9.16%) ASP.NET MVC
3 12 (9.16%) ASP.NET MVC 4
4 11 (8.40%) REST
4 11 (8.40%) KnockoutJS
4 11 (8.40%) AngularJS
4 11 (8.40%) jQuery
4 11 (8.40%) RESTful
4 11 (8.40%) ADO.NET
4 11 (8.40%) XML
4 11 (8.40%) XSD
4 11 (8.40%) XSLT
5 8 (6.11%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 12 (9.16%) N-Tier
2 4 (3.05%) Statistics
3 3 (2.29%) Blackberry
4 2 (1.53%) NHS
4 2 (1.53%) Hedge funds
4 2 (1.53%) Smartphone
4 2 (1.53%) Derivative
5 1 (0.76%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 13 (9.92%) Windows
2 9 (6.87%) UNIX
3 8 (6.11%) Linux
4 2 (1.53%) Android
5 1 (0.76%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.76%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.76%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (0.76%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (19.08%) Unit Testing
2 16 (12.21%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (10.69%) Software Testing
3 14 (10.69%) Project Management
4 13 (9.92%) OO
4 13 (9.92%) TDD
4 13 (9.92%) Test Automation
4 13 (9.92%) Mentoring
5 12 (9.16%) ATDD
5 12 (9.16%) Continuous Integration
5 12 (9.16%) System Testing
5 12 (9.16%) Web Development
5 12 (9.16%) Refactoring
5 12 (9.16%) SOA
5 12 (9.16%) MVC
6 11 (8.40%) E-Commerce
6 11 (8.40%) Automated Testing
6 11 (8.40%) Kanban
6 11 (8.40%) Analytics
7 10 (7.63%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 34 (25.95%) SQL
2 14 (10.69%) C#
3 13 (9.92%) JavaScript
4 11 (8.40%) TypeScript
5 10 (7.63%) Java
6 8 (6.11%) Shell Script
7 7 (5.34%) Jython
8 5 (3.82%) PeopleCode
8 5 (3.82%) PL/SQL
9 4 (3.05%) T-SQL
9 4 (3.05%) PowerShell
10 1 (0.76%) F#
10 1 (0.76%) Scala
10 1 (0.76%) Haskell
10 1 (0.76%) Erlang
10 1 (0.76%) C
10 1 (0.76%) C++
Qualifications
1 36 (27.48%) Degree
2 16 (12.21%) ISEB
3 12 (9.16%) ISTQB
4 3 (2.29%) SC Cleared
4 3 (2.29%) Security Cleared
5 2 (1.53%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 2 (1.53%) DV Cleared
5 2 (1.53%) ISEB Practitioner
6 1 (0.76%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (0.76%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.76%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (22.14%) QA
2 1 (0.76%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (0.76%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (3.05%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.76%) Puppet
2 1 (0.76%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 37 (28.24%) Microsoft
2 22 (16.79%) Oracle
3 12 (9.16%) SAP
4 7 (5.34%) HP
5 5 (3.82%) PeopleSoft
6 2 (1.53%) Apple
7 1 (0.76%) JBoss
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