The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Salford 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 / Salford
Rank 16 6 18
Rank change year-on-year -10 +12  
Permanent jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 2 5 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Salford 2.82% 17.24% 4.41%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.99% 33.33% 4.92%
Number of salaries quoted 0 5 3
Median salary - £37,500 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -1.31%  
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 Salford with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Salford
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 67 15 61
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Salford 94.37% 51.72% 89.71%
Number of salaries quoted 44 13 56
Median salary £37,747 £37,500 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +0.65% -12.79%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,750 £22,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,205 £57,500 £37,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

User Acceptance Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Salford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Salford 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 Salford

User Acceptance Testing
Salary Trend in Salford

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

Salary trend for User Acceptance Testing in Salford

User Acceptance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Salford

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 Salford region with a requirement for User Acceptance Testing.

1 2 (100.00%) Selenium
1 2 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 2 (100.00%) Scrum
1 2 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 2 (100.00%) ISTQB
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) QA
2 1 (50.00%) Ruby
2 1 (50.00%) Software Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Penetration Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (50.00%) Manual Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Data Validation
2 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Sitecore
2 1 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (50.00%) Cucumber
2 1 (50.00%) Test Strategy
2 1 (50.00%) Functional Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (50.00%) User Stories
2 1 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (50.00%) ForgeRock
2 1 (50.00%) Test Planning
2 1 (50.00%) Microservices
2 1 (50.00%) Mobile Development
2 1 (50.00%) SDLC

User Acceptance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Salford 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 (50.00%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (50.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Selenium
2 1 (50.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (50.00%) Cucumber
2 1 (50.00%) Gatling
2 1 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (50.00%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Automation Test Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) QA Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) QA Test Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Software Test Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Test Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) HTML
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) Unix
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Scrum
1 2 (100.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Change Management
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (50.00%) CRM
2 1 (50.00%) Data Validation
2 1 (50.00%) Defect Management
2 1 (50.00%) Functional Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Manual Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Microservices
2 1 (50.00%) Mobile Development
2 1 (50.00%) Penetration Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Regression Testing
2 1 (50.00%) SDLC
2 1 (50.00%) Software Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Test Planning
2 1 (50.00%) Test Strategy
2 1 (50.00%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C#
1 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) Python
1 1 (50.00%) Ruby
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) ISTQB
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) ISEB
2 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) ForgeRock
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) Sitecore