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 26 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Manchester / Bolton
Rank 27 18 40
Rank change year-on-year -9 +22  
Permanent jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 4 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bolton 3.15% 1.37% 2.31%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.54% 1.75% 2.45%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 4
Median salary £26,500 £40,000 £22,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -33.75% +77.77%  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,375
% change year-on-year - -5.60%  

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 113 57 163
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bolton 88.98% 78.08% 94.22%
Number of salaries quoted 100 45 142
Median salary £35,000 £35,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.40% -16.47%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £22,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £45,000
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

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bolton citing User Acceptance Testing as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

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

User Acceptance Testing
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Bolton

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 8 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (62.50%) Waterfall
2 5 (62.50%) SDLC
3 3 (37.50%) Regression Testing
3 3 (37.50%) Validation
3 3 (37.50%) Test Scripting
3 3 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (37.50%) Smoke Testing
3 3 (37.50%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (37.50%) QA
3 3 (37.50%) Automation Testing
4 2 (25.00%) User Stories
4 2 (25.00%) Process Management
5 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (12.50%) Workflow
5 1 (12.50%) Legal
5 1 (12.50%) Manual Testing
5 1 (12.50%) BPMN
5 1 (12.50%) Automated Testing
5 1 (12.50%) Business Analysis
5 1 (12.50%) Defect Tracking
5 1 (12.50%) Workflow Analysis
5 1 (12.50%) Case Management
5 1 (12.50%) Black-Box Testing
5 1 (12.50%) QlikView
5 1 (12.50%) Test Strategy
5 1 (12.50%) Business Transformation

User Acceptance Testing
Top Related 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) QlikView
General
1 1 (12.50%) Legal
Job Titles
1 7 (87.50%) Analyst
2 4 (50.00%) Business Analyst
3 3 (37.50%) Automation Analyst
3 3 (37.50%) QA Analyst
3 3 (37.50%) QA Automation Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Agile Business Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Agile Test Manager
4 1 (12.50%) SDLC Business Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Business Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Strategy Manager
4 1 (12.50%) Test Manager
4 1 (12.50%) Test Strategy Manager
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (62.50%) SDLC
2 5 (62.50%) Waterfall
3 3 (37.50%) Automation Testing
3 3 (37.50%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (37.50%) Regression Testing
3 3 (37.50%) Smoke Testing
3 3 (37.50%) Test Scripting
3 3 (37.50%) Validation
4 2 (25.00%) Process Management
4 2 (25.00%) User Stories
5 1 (12.50%) Automated Testing
5 1 (12.50%) Black-Box Testing
5 1 (12.50%) BPMN
5 1 (12.50%) Business Analysis
5 1 (12.50%) Business Transformation
5 1 (12.50%) Manual Testing
5 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (12.50%) Test Strategy
5 1 (12.50%) Workflow
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (37.50%) QA