The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Bolton with a requirement for User Acceptance Testing skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited User Acceptance Testing over the 3 months to 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Manchester / Bolton
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 21 20 -
Rank change year-on-year -1 -  
Permanent jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 11 9 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bolton 9.82% 8.33% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.28% 8.82% -
Number of salaries quoted 11 12 0
Median salary £35,000 £35,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.40% -  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -2.43% +2.50%  

User Acceptance Testing is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Bolton with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Bolton
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 107 102 106
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bolton 95.54% 94.44% 86.18%
Number of salaries quoted 410 314 432
Median salary £35,000 £37,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.66% -11.76%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £23,750
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £48,750 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

User Acceptance Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Bolton

Job postings citing User Acceptance Testing as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bolton.

Job vacancy trend for User Acceptance Testing in Bolton

User Acceptance Testing
Salary Trend in Bolton

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

Salary trend for User Acceptance Testing in Bolton

For the 6 months to 28 June 2017, IT jobs citing User Acceptance Testing also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Bolton region with a requirement for User Acceptance Testing.

1 15 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (60.00%) Business Change Management
3 9 (60.00%) Business Analysis
3 9 (60.00%) Change Management
3 9 (60.00%) MS Visio
3 9 (60.00%) Microsoft
3 9 (60.00%) PRINCE
3 9 (60.00%) Microsoft Office
3 9 (60.00%) PRINCE2
3 9 (60.00%) Project Management
4 5 (33.33%) CRM
4 5 (33.33%) Regression Testing
4 5 (33.33%) Validation
4 5 (33.33%) QA
4 5 (33.33%) Test Scripting
4 5 (33.33%) Test Automation
4 5 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
4 5 (33.33%) SDLC
4 5 (33.33%) Smoke Testing
5 3 (20.00%) BPR
6 1 (6.67%) Process Management
6 1 (6.67%) User Stories
6 1 (6.67%) Waterfall

User Acceptance Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bolton by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 9 (60.00%) Microsoft Office
1 9 (60.00%) MS Visio
Job Titles
1 15 (100.00%) Analyst
2 10 (66.67%) Business Analyst
3 5 (33.33%) Automation Analyst
3 5 (33.33%) QA Analyst
3 5 (33.33%) QA Automation Analyst
4 3 (20.00%) Business Process Analyst
4 3 (20.00%) Process Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Business Manager
5 1 (6.67%) Business Project Manager
5 1 (6.67%) Project Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 10 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (60.00%) Business Analysis
2 9 (60.00%) Business Change Management
2 9 (60.00%) Change Management
2 9 (60.00%) PRINCE
2 9 (60.00%) PRINCE2
2 9 (60.00%) Project Management
3 5 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
3 5 (33.33%) CRM
3 5 (33.33%) Regression Testing
3 5 (33.33%) SDLC
3 5 (33.33%) Smoke Testing
3 5 (33.33%) Test Automation
3 5 (33.33%) Test Scripting
3 5 (33.33%) Validation
4 3 (20.00%) BPR
5 1 (6.67%) Process Management
5 1 (6.67%) User Stories
5 1 (6.67%) Waterfall
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (33.33%) QA
Vendors
1 9 (60.00%) Microsoft