The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester 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 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
North West / Manchester
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 145 125 124
Rank change year-on-year -20 -1  
Permanent jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 71 56 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 1.69% 1.60% 1.81%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.85% 1.77% 2.01%
Number of salaries quoted 62 44 47
Median salary £36,750 £37,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -0.67% -1.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,150 £32,150 £28,400
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £49,800
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 Manchester with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Manchester
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 3837 3161 2988
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 91.12% 90.21% 90.33%
Number of salaries quoted 3284 2707 2488
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +12.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £61,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

User Acceptance Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Manchester 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 Manchester

User Acceptance Testing
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Salary trend for User Acceptance Testing in Manchester

User Acceptance Testing
Salary Histogram in Manchester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing User Acceptance Testing in Manchester over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Salary histogram for User Acceptance Testing in Manchester

User Acceptance Testing
Job Locations in Manchester

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 Manchester region over the 3 months to 27 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
Bolton +1 11 £35,000 -1.40%
Stockport -13 6 £35,000 +6.06%
Rochdale - 5 £36,000 -
Bury - 4 £35,000 - 1
Sale - 1 £38,000 -
Salford - 1 £27,500 -
User Acceptance Testing
North West

For the 6 months to 27 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 Manchester region with a requirement for User Acceptance Testing.

1 84 (66.14%) Agile Software Development
2 50 (39.37%) SDLC
3 44 (34.65%) Stakeholder Management
4 32 (25.20%) Test Automation
4 32 (25.20%) Software Delivery
5 29 (22.83%) Analytical Skills
6 26 (20.47%) Presales
7 25 (19.69%) Business Analysis
8 24 (18.90%) Test Scripting
9 23 (18.11%) QA
9 23 (18.11%) Waterfall
10 22 (17.32%) Finance
11 21 (16.54%) Microsoft
11 21 (16.54%) Greenfield Project
12 20 (15.75%) ISEB
13 19 (14.96%) Project Management
13 19 (14.96%) Regression Testing
13 19 (14.96%) ISTQB
14 17 (13.39%) Change Management
14 17 (13.39%) Telecoms
14 17 (13.39%) SQL
15 16 (12.60%) Degree
16 15 (11.81%) Selenium
16 15 (11.81%) PRINCE2
16 15 (11.81%) Scrum
17 14 (11.02%) Windows
17 14 (11.02%) CRM
17 14 (11.02%) HTML
17 14 (11.02%) ISO/IEC 27001
18 13 (10.24%) Microsoft Office

User Acceptance Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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 4 (3.15%) CMS
2 3 (2.36%) Umbraco
3 2 (1.57%) Confluence
3 2 (1.57%) Drupal
3 2 (1.57%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.79%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (0.79%) Tomcat
Applications
1 13 (10.24%) Microsoft Office
2 11 (8.66%) MS Visio
3 5 (3.94%) Microsoft Excel
4 2 (1.57%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.79%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 5 (3.94%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (1.57%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.79%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.79%) HFM
3 1 (0.79%) Infor M3
3 1 (0.79%) Oracle Assets
3 1 (0.79%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.79%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (0.79%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (0.79%) Oracle General Ledger
3 1 (0.79%) Oracle Payables
3 1 (0.79%) Oracle Receivables
3 1 (0.79%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.79%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.57%) BrowserStack
1 2 (1.57%) Google Analytics
1 2 (1.57%) Google Cloud Platform
1 2 (1.57%) SaaS
2 1 (0.79%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.79%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.79%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (5.51%) Internet
2 1 (0.79%) Broadband
2 1 (0.79%) Intranet
2 1 (0.79%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (6.30%) Relational Database
2 4 (3.15%) SQL Server
3 3 (2.36%) Crystal Reports
3 3 (2.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (1.57%) BigQuery
5 1 (0.79%) Big Data
5 1 (0.79%) Essbase
5 1 (0.79%) Hazelcast
5 1 (0.79%) MongoDB
5 1 (0.79%) NoSQL
5 1 (0.79%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.79%) Redis
Development Applications
1 15 (11.81%) Selenium
2 11 (8.66%) Cucumber
3 8 (6.30%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 8 (6.30%) Gatling
3 8 (6.30%) Jenkins
4 3 (2.36%) Grunt
4 3 (2.36%) gulp
4 3 (2.36%) Jasmine
4 3 (2.36%) JIRA
4 3 (2.36%) Karma Test Runner
4 3 (2.36%) QUnit
4 3 (2.36%) Visual Studio
5 2 (1.57%) Appium
5 2 (1.57%) Git (software)
5 2 (1.57%) JMeter
5 2 (1.57%) SpecFlow
5 2 (1.57%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (0.79%) Capybara
6 1 (0.79%) Octopus Deploy
6 1 (0.79%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 22 (17.32%) Finance
2 17 (13.39%) Telecoms
3 9 (7.09%) Manufacturing
4 7 (5.51%) Electronics
4 7 (5.51%) Marketing
5 4 (3.15%) Retail
6 3 (2.36%) Aerospace
7 2 (1.57%) Banking
8 1 (0.79%) Billing
8 1 (0.79%) Corporate Banking
8 1 (0.79%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 76 (59.84%) Analyst
2 51 (40.16%) Business Analyst
3 11 (8.66%) QA Analyst
4 10 (7.87%) Senior Analyst
4 10 (7.87%) Test Analyst
5 9 (7.09%) Senior Business Analyst
5 9 (7.09%) Test Engineer
6 8 (6.30%) Test Automation Engineer
6 8 (6.30%) Tester
7 7 (5.51%) Consultant
7 7 (5.51%) Project Manager
8 6 (4.72%) Developer
8 6 (4.72%) Test Manager
9 5 (3.94%) Automation Analyst
9 5 (3.94%) QA Automation Analyst
10 4 (3.15%) Software Analyst
11 3 (2.36%) Business Change Project Manager
11 3 (2.36%) IT Support
11 3 (2.36%) Software Consultant
11 3 (2.36%) UAT Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (11.02%) HTML
2 6 (4.72%) .NET
2 6 (4.72%) CSS
3 5 (3.94%) .NET Framework
4 3 (2.36%) Angular 2
4 3 (2.36%) AngularJS
4 3 (2.36%) ASP.NET Web API
4 3 (2.36%) Entity Framework
4 3 (2.36%) HTML5
4 3 (2.36%) jQuery
4 3 (2.36%) KnockoutJS
4 3 (2.36%) React
4 3 (2.36%) REST
4 3 (2.36%) Sass
4 3 (2.36%) SignalR
4 3 (2.36%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 3 (2.36%) WebSockets
5 2 (1.57%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 29 (22.83%) Analytical Skills
2 21 (16.54%) Greenfield Project
3 7 (5.51%) User Experience
4 4 (3.15%) Mobile App
5 3 (2.36%) Management Information System
5 3 (2.36%) PMI
6 2 (1.57%) iPad
7 1 (0.79%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.79%) Hybrid Cloud
7 1 (0.79%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 14 (11.02%) Windows
2 10 (7.87%) Linux
3 3 (2.36%) Android
3 3 (2.36%) Apple iOS
4 2 (1.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (1.57%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (0.79%) Unix
5 1 (0.79%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.79%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 84 (66.14%) Agile Software Development
2 50 (39.37%) SDLC
3 44 (34.65%) Stakeholder Management
4 32 (25.20%) Software Delivery
4 32 (25.20%) Test Automation
5 26 (20.47%) Presales
6 25 (19.69%) Business Analysis
7 24 (18.90%) Test Scripting
8 23 (18.11%) Waterfall
9 19 (14.96%) Project Management
9 19 (14.96%) Regression Testing
10 17 (13.39%) Change Management
11 15 (11.81%) PRINCE2
11 15 (11.81%) Scrum
12 14 (11.02%) CRM
13 13 (10.24%) PRINCE
14 11 (8.66%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
14 11 (8.66%) Stakeholder Engagement
15 10 (7.87%) Software Testing
16 9 (7.09%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 17 (13.39%) SQL
2 11 (8.66%) Java
3 10 (7.87%) Python
4 9 (7.09%) JavaScript
4 9 (7.09%) Ruby
5 6 (4.72%) C#
6 3 (2.36%) C
6 3 (2.36%) T-SQL
6 3 (2.36%) TypeScript
7 1 (0.79%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 20 (15.75%) ISEB
2 19 (14.96%) ISTQB
3 16 (12.60%) Degree
4 8 (6.30%) Security Cleared
5 6 (4.72%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 3 (2.36%) DV Cleared
6 3 (2.36%) PMI Certification
7 2 (1.57%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.79%) IIBA
8 1 (0.79%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
8 1 (0.79%) Master's Degree
8 1 (0.79%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (18.11%) QA
2 14 (11.02%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 12 (9.45%) ISO 9001
4 11 (8.66%) ISO 14001
5 1 (0.79%) GAAP
5 1 (0.79%) PMO
5 1 (0.79%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (1.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.79%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (1.57%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.79%) Ansible
2 1 (0.79%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 21 (16.54%) Microsoft
2 8 (6.30%) SAP
3 6 (4.72%) Oracle
4 2 (1.57%) Google
4 2 (1.57%) JD Edwards
4 2 (1.57%) Red Hat
4 2 (1.57%) Sage
4 2 (1.57%) VMware
5 1 (0.79%) ForgeRock
5 1 (0.79%) HP
5 1 (0.79%) Hyperion
5 1 (0.79%) Remedy
5 1 (0.79%) ServiceNow
5 1 (0.79%) Siebel
5 1 (0.79%) Sitecore
5 1 (0.79%) SolarWinds
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Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £55,000 per annum plus excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bury, Lancashire
Robert Walters
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Rullion
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Myles Roberts
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
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IQ Telecom
Salary: £23000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
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Cognizant
Salary: Unspecified Market standards
Posted: 5 days ago
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Peninsula
Salary: £30k - 40k per year + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Manchester
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 19 days ago
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Posted: 25 days ago
Manchester
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Posted: 26 days ago