The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 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 22 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
North West / Cheshire
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 92 65 109
Rank change year-on-year -27 +44  
Permanent jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 24 20 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 1.65% 2.06% 0.83%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.88% 2.40% 0.91%
Number of salaries quoted 22 20 10
Median salary £34,656 £32,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.63% +8.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,400 £30,450 £24,700
10% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £35,780 £43,250
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  

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 Cheshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Cheshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1277 834 1534
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 87.89% 85.71% 90.66%
Number of salaries quoted 931 714 1214
Median salary £42,500 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.33% -6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £55,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

User Acceptance Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cheshire 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 Cheshire

User Acceptance Testing
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Salary trend for User Acceptance Testing in Cheshire

User Acceptance Testing
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing User Acceptance Testing in Cheshire over the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Salary histogram for User Acceptance Testing in Cheshire

User Acceptance Testing
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing User Acceptance Testing within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 22 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Chester +6 10 £36,000 +18.03% 2
Wilmslow -11 6 £34,312 -4.10%
Warrington - 2 £37,500 -
Knutsford - 1 - - 1
Northwich - 1 £37,500 -
User Acceptance Testing
North West

For the 6 months to 22 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for User Acceptance Testing.

1 35 (72.92%) Finance
2 30 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (62.50%) Test Automation
3 28 (58.33%) SQL
4 25 (52.08%) ISEB
5 20 (41.67%) Mentoring
6 18 (37.50%) ISTQB
7 15 (31.25%) Manual Testing
8 14 (29.17%) Scrum
9 13 (27.08%) Software Testing
10 9 (18.75%) Waterfall
11 8 (16.67%) Migration
11 8 (16.67%) Defect Management
12 7 (14.58%) Functional Testing
12 7 (14.58%) System Testing
13 6 (12.50%) Non-Functional Testing
13 6 (12.50%) Advertising
14 5 (10.42%) Regression Testing
14 5 (10.42%) User Stories
14 5 (10.42%) JIRA
15 4 (8.33%) Test Strategy
15 4 (8.33%) Manufacturing
15 4 (8.33%) Project Management
15 4 (8.33%) SQL Server
16 3 (6.25%) Microsoft Excel
16 3 (6.25%) ERP
16 3 (6.25%) SDLC
16 3 (6.25%) User Experience
16 3 (6.25%) Dynamics NAV
16 3 (6.25%) Business Analysis

User Acceptance Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheshire 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.08%) Adobe Experience Manager
1 1 (2.08%) CMS
1 1 (2.08%) Sitefinity
1 1 (2.08%) WordPress
Applications
1 3 (6.25%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (2.08%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (6.25%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (2.08%) BASE24
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.08%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (2.08%) Google Analytics
1 1 (2.08%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.08%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (8.33%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.17%) Oracle Database
2 2 (4.17%) Oracle Database 10g
2 2 (4.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (2.08%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (2.08%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (10.42%) JIRA
2 2 (4.17%) Oracle APEX
3 1 (2.08%) Bugzilla
3 1 (2.08%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 35 (72.92%) Finance
2 6 (12.50%) Advertising
3 4 (8.33%) Manufacturing
4 2 (4.17%) Marketing
5 1 (2.08%) Banking
5 1 (2.08%) Billing
5 1 (2.08%) Corporate Banking
5 1 (2.08%) Financial Institution
5 1 (2.08%) Law
5 1 (2.08%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (2.08%) Retail
Job Titles
1 38 (79.17%) Analyst
2 36 (75.00%) Test Analyst
3 22 (45.83%) Senior Analyst
4 21 (43.75%) Senior Test Analyst
5 4 (8.33%) Tester
6 3 (6.25%) Developer
6 3 (6.25%) Lead Test Analyst
6 3 (6.25%) Lead Tester
6 3 (6.25%) Test Leader
7 2 (4.17%) Business Analyst
8 1 (2.08%) Business IT Analyst
8 1 (2.08%) E-Commerce Manager
8 1 (2.08%) E-Commerce Project Manager
8 1 (2.08%) Implementation Manager
8 1 (2.08%) IT Project Manager
8 1 (2.08%) Junior
8 1 (2.08%) Senior IT Manager
8 1 (2.08%) Senior Tester
8 1 (2.08%) Software Engineer
8 1 (2.08%) Systems Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.08%) .NET
1 1 (2.08%) .NET Framework
1 1 (2.08%) COM+
1 1 (2.08%) CSS
1 1 (2.08%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.25%) Life Science
1 3 (6.25%) User Experience
2 2 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.08%) Contactless
3 1 (2.08%) Data Structures
3 1 (2.08%) IVR
3 1 (2.08%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.08%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.08%) Android
1 1 (2.08%) Apple iOS
1 1 (2.08%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
1 30 (62.50%) Test Automation
2 20 (41.67%) Mentoring
3 15 (31.25%) Manual Testing
4 14 (29.17%) Scrum
5 13 (27.08%) Software Testing
6 9 (18.75%) Waterfall
7 8 (16.67%) Defect Management
7 8 (16.67%) Migration
8 7 (14.58%) Functional Testing
8 7 (14.58%) System Testing
9 6 (12.50%) Non-Functional Testing
10 5 (10.42%) Regression Testing
10 5 (10.42%) User Stories
11 4 (8.33%) Project Management
11 4 (8.33%) Test Strategy
12 3 (6.25%) Business Analysis
12 3 (6.25%) ERP
12 3 (6.25%) SDLC
12 3 (6.25%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 28 (58.33%) SQL
2 2 (4.17%) PL/SQL
3 1 (2.08%) C#
3 1 (2.08%) C++
3 1 (2.08%) Java
3 1 (2.08%) JavaScript
3 1 (2.08%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 25 (52.08%) ISEB
2 18 (37.50%) ISTQB
3 2 (4.17%) Degree
4 1 (2.08%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (2.08%) PMI Certification
4 1 (2.08%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.25%) QA
2 1 (2.08%) Data Quality
2 1 (2.08%) EMIR
2 1 (2.08%) MiFID
Vendors
1 2 (4.17%) Microsoft
1 2 (4.17%) Oracle
2 1 (2.08%) Adobe
2 1 (2.08%) Google
2 1 (2.08%) Salesforce.com
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