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 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Rank 14 19 17
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -2
Permanent jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 7 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wigan 9.46% 2.78% 4.08%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 12.28% 3.77% 4.88%
Number of salaries quoted 7 2 2
Average salary £27,500 £20,250 £23,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+35.80% -11.95%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,200 £18,450 £22,600
10% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £22,050 £23,400
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%
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
57 53 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wigan 77.03% 73.61% 83.67%
Number of salaries quoted 56 43 40
Average salary £32,500 £37,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% +2.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £18,145 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £60,500 £49,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.65%

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 4 August 2015, 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 5 (55.56%) Test Scripting
2 4 (44.44%) QA
2 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
3 3 (33.33%) ISEB
3 3 (33.33%) E-business
3 3 (33.33%) Automated Testing
3 3 (33.33%) ISTQB
3 3 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 3 (33.33%) .NET Framework
3 3 (33.33%) C#
3 3 (33.33%) .NET
3 3 (33.33%) Oracle
3 3 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 3 (33.33%) MS Office
3 3 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 3 (33.33%) XML
3 3 (33.33%) XSLT
3 3 (33.33%) Unit Testing
3 3 (33.33%) Web Testing
3 3 (33.33%) System Testing
3 3 (33.33%) Time Management
3 3 (33.33%) Entity Framework
3 3 (33.33%) Automation Testing
3 3 (33.33%) SDLC
4 2 (22.22%) Manual Testing
4 2 (22.22%) Line Management
4 2 (22.22%) Selenium
4 2 (22.22%) Requirements Analysis
4 2 (22.22%) Software Testing
4 2 (22.22%) HP UFT

User Acceptance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Wigan by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, 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 3 (33.33%) MS Office
1 3 (33.33%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) HP UFT
1 2 (22.22%) Selenium
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Analyst
1 5 (55.56%) Test Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) Senior Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) Senior Test Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Junior
3 2 (22.22%) Graduate
3 2 (22.22%) Junior Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Graduate Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Web Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Web Test Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Web Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Software Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Tester
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (33.33%) .NET
1 3 (33.33%) ASP.NET
1 3 (33.33%) XML
1 3 (33.33%) XSLT
1 3 (33.33%) .NET Framework
1 3 (33.33%) Entity Framework
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Test Scripting
2 3 (33.33%) Unit Testing
2 3 (33.33%) Web Testing
2 3 (33.33%) E-business
2 3 (33.33%) Automated Testing
2 3 (33.33%) System Testing
2 3 (33.33%) Time Management
2 3 (33.33%) Automation Testing
2 3 (33.33%) SDLC
3 2 (22.22%) Line Management
3 2 (22.22%) Software Testing
3 2 (22.22%) Requirements Analysis
3 2 (22.22%) Manual Testing
4 1 (11.11%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (33.33%) C#
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) ISEB
1 3 (33.33%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (44.44%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
2 3 (33.33%) Oracle
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