The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Chester 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 25 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Cheshire / Chester
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 22 24 31
Rank change year-on-year +2 +7  
Permanent jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 10 11 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Chester 6.58% 6.18% 2.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.33% 7.33% 2.34%
Number of salaries quoted 10 11 0
Median salary £36,000 £30,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.03% -  
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 Chester with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Chester
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 120 150 171
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Chester 78.95% 84.27% 90.96%
Number of salaries quoted 109 137 110
Median salary £38,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.33% -6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

User Acceptance Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Chester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Chester 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 Chester

User Acceptance Testing
Salary Trend in Chester

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

Salary trend for User Acceptance Testing in Chester

User Acceptance Testing
Salary Histogram in Chester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing User Acceptance Testing in Chester over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Salary histogram for User Acceptance Testing in Chester

For the 6 months to 25 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 Chester region with a requirement for User Acceptance Testing.

1 23 (100.00%) SQL
2 22 (95.65%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (91.30%) Finance
4 20 (86.96%) ISEB
5 19 (82.61%) Test Automation
5 19 (82.61%) Mentoring
6 16 (69.57%) ISTQB
7 14 (60.87%) Manual Testing
7 14 (60.87%) Scrum
8 8 (34.78%) Migration
9 7 (30.43%) Functional Testing
10 6 (26.09%) Non-Functional Testing
10 6 (26.09%) Waterfall
10 6 (26.09%) Advertising
11 2 (8.70%) System Testing
12 1 (4.35%) Relational Database
12 1 (4.35%) Computer Science Degree
12 1 (4.35%) E-Commerce
12 1 (4.35%) Degree
12 1 (4.35%) JIRA
12 1 (4.35%) QA
12 1 (4.35%) Web Testing

User Acceptance Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills in Chester 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 (4.35%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (4.35%) JIRA
General
1 21 (91.30%) Finance
2 6 (26.09%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 23 (100.00%) Analyst
1 23 (100.00%) Test Analyst
2 20 (86.96%) Senior Analyst
2 20 (86.96%) Senior Test Analyst
3 1 (4.35%) Junior
3 1 (4.35%) Junior Analyst
3 1 (4.35%) Junior Test Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (95.65%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (82.61%) Mentoring
2 19 (82.61%) Test Automation
3 14 (60.87%) Manual Testing
3 14 (60.87%) Scrum
4 8 (34.78%) Migration
5 7 (30.43%) Functional Testing
6 6 (26.09%) Non-Functional Testing
6 6 (26.09%) Waterfall
7 2 (8.70%) System Testing
8 1 (4.35%) E-Commerce
8 1 (4.35%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 23 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 20 (86.96%) ISEB
2 16 (69.57%) ISTQB
3 1 (4.35%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (4.35%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) QA
Chester, Cheshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £39000 per annum + Inc Car +Bonus +Bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Competitive Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago