The table below looks at the statistics for User Acceptance Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wigan region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited User Acceptance Testing over the 3 months to 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Rank 6 21 12
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -9
Permanent jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 5 5 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wigan 13.16% 5.00% 7.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 17.86% 7.25% 7.14%
Number of salaries quoted 5 2 1
Average salary £23,500 £17,500 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+34.28% -30.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
User Acceptance Testing
Manchester

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Wigan region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Wigan
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
28 69 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wigan 73.68% 69.00% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 25 48 23
Average salary £23,913 £30,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.29% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,265 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £39,923 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

User Acceptance Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Wigan

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing User Acceptance Testing across the Wigan region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

User Acceptance Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Wigan

User Acceptance Testing
Salary Trend in Wigan

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing User Acceptance Testing across the Wigan region.

User Acceptance Testing Salary Trend in Wigan

User Acceptance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wigan

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT jobs across the Wigan 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 7 (77.78%) Oracle
1 7 (77.78%) Test Scripting
2 6 (66.67%) Manual Testing
2 6 (66.67%) System Testing
3 5 (55.56%) Selenium
3 5 (55.56%) HP UFT
3 5 (55.56%) Automation Testing
4 4 (44.44%) ISEB
5 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
5 2 (22.22%) .NET
5 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
5 2 (22.22%) V-Model
5 2 (22.22%) Web Testing
5 2 (22.22%) Defect Management
6 1 (11.11%) Presales
6 1 (11.11%) Test Management
6 1 (11.11%) Line Management
6 1 (11.11%) SDLC
6 1 (11.11%) Waterfall
6 1 (11.11%) Entity Framework
6 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (11.11%) Time Management
6 1 (11.11%) Software Testing
6 1 (11.11%) Requirements Analysis
6 1 (11.11%) Unit Testing
6 1 (11.11%) QA
6 1 (11.11%) MS Office
6 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET
6 1 (11.11%) XML
6 1 (11.11%) XSLT

User Acceptance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Wigan by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT jobs across the Wigan 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.

Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
1 1 (11.11%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 5 (55.56%) HP UFT
1 5 (55.56%) Selenium
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle Forms
Job Titles
1 8 (88.89%) Analyst
1 8 (88.89%) Test Analyst
2 6 (66.67%) Manual Test Analyst
2 6 (66.67%) Web Analyst
2 6 (66.67%) Web Test Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Lead Test Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) .NET
2 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET
2 1 (11.11%) Entity Framework
2 1 (11.11%) XML
2 1 (11.11%) XSLT
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) Test Scripting
2 6 (66.67%) Manual Testing
2 6 (66.67%) System Testing
3 5 (55.56%) Automation Testing
4 2 (22.22%) Defect Management
4 2 (22.22%) V-Model
4 2 (22.22%) Web Testing
5 1 (11.11%) Automated Testing
5 1 (11.11%) E-business
5 1 (11.11%) Line Management
5 1 (11.11%) Presales
5 1 (11.11%) Requirements Analysis
5 1 (11.11%) SDLC
5 1 (11.11%) Software Testing
5 1 (11.11%) Test Management
5 1 (11.11%) Time Management
5 1 (11.11%) Unit Testing
5 1 (11.11%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) C#
Qualifications
1 4 (44.44%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (77.78%) Oracle
2 2 (22.22%) Microsoft