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

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Rank 14 21 17
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -4
Permanent jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 8 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wigan 11.11% 2.74% 2.22%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 15.38% 3.70% 2.70%
Number of salaries quoted 8 2 1
Average salary £27,500 £20,250 £23,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+35.80% -13.82%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
52 54 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wigan 72.22% 73.97% 82.22%
Number of salaries quoted 52 43 36
Average salary £32,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.75% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £19,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £65,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 28 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 6 (60.00%) Test Scripting
2 5 (50.00%) System Testing
2 5 (50.00%) Automation Testing
3 4 (40.00%) ISTQB
3 4 (40.00%) QA
3 4 (40.00%) Oracle
3 4 (40.00%) ISEB
4 3 (30.00%) HP UFT
4 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
4 3 (30.00%) Software Testing
4 3 (30.00%) Requirements Analysis
4 3 (30.00%) Automated Testing
4 3 (30.00%) SDLC
4 3 (30.00%) Manual Testing
4 3 (30.00%) Selenium
4 3 (30.00%) Web Testing
5 2 (20.00%) Unit Testing
5 2 (20.00%) Time Management
5 2 (20.00%) Entity Framework
5 2 (20.00%) E-business
5 2 (20.00%) .NET Framework
5 2 (20.00%) MS Excel
5 2 (20.00%) C#
5 2 (20.00%) .NET
5 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
5 2 (20.00%) MS Office
5 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET
5 2 (20.00%) XML
5 2 (20.00%) XSLT
6 1 (10.00%) Oracle Reports

User Acceptance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Wigan by Category

For the 6 months to 28 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 2 (20.00%) MS Office
1 2 (20.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 3 (30.00%) HP UFT
1 3 (30.00%) Selenium
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Analyst
1 6 (60.00%) Test Analyst
2 3 (30.00%) Senior Analyst
2 3 (30.00%) Senior Test Analyst
2 3 (30.00%) Web Analyst
2 3 (30.00%) Web Test Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Tester
3 2 (20.00%) Senior Tester
4 1 (10.00%) Junior Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Graduate Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Lead Test Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Junior
4 1 (10.00%) Graduate
4 1 (10.00%) Software Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Web Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) .NET
1 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (20.00%) XML
1 2 (20.00%) XSLT
1 2 (20.00%) .NET Framework
1 2 (20.00%) Entity Framework
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) Test Scripting
2 5 (50.00%) System Testing
2 5 (50.00%) Automation Testing
3 3 (30.00%) SDLC
3 3 (30.00%) Manual Testing
3 3 (30.00%) Web Testing
3 3 (30.00%) Automated Testing
3 3 (30.00%) Software Testing
3 3 (30.00%) Requirements Analysis
4 2 (20.00%) Unit Testing
4 2 (20.00%) E-business
4 2 (20.00%) Time Management
5 1 (10.00%) Line Management
5 1 (10.00%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (20.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 4 (40.00%) ISEB
1 4 (40.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (40.00%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) Oracle
2 3 (30.00%) Microsoft