The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Stockport 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)
Manchester / Stockport
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 42 29 32
Rank change year-on-year -13 +3  
Permanent jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 6 3 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Stockport 2.24% 2.10% 4.95%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.38% 2.19% 5.45%
Number of salaries quoted 6 3 9
Median salary £35,000 £33,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.06% -12.00%  
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 Stockport with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Stockport
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 252 137 165
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Stockport 94.03% 95.80% 90.66%
Number of salaries quoted 230 124 155
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.28% -0.70%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

User Acceptance Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Stockport

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Stockport 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 Stockport

User Acceptance Testing
Salary Trend in Stockport

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

Salary trend for User Acceptance Testing in Stockport

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 Stockport region with a requirement for User Acceptance Testing.

1 7 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (85.71%) Waterfall
2 6 (85.71%) Software Delivery
3 5 (71.43%) SDLC
3 5 (71.43%) Presales
3 5 (71.43%) CRM
3 5 (71.43%) Finance
3 5 (71.43%) Degree
4 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (14.29%) Windows
4 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Excel
4 1 (14.29%) MS Visio
4 1 (14.29%) Regression Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Risk Management
4 1 (14.29%) Workflow
4 1 (14.29%) CMS
4 1 (14.29%) Use Case
4 1 (14.29%) Test Scripting
4 1 (14.29%) Android
4 1 (14.29%) Content Management
4 1 (14.29%) ISTQB
4 1 (14.29%) Marketing
4 1 (14.29%) Business Process Modelling
4 1 (14.29%) Apple iOS
4 1 (14.29%) Process Improvement
4 1 (14.29%) Functional Testing
4 1 (14.29%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (14.29%) Mentoring
4 1 (14.29%) Coaching
4 1 (14.29%) JIRA

User Acceptance Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills in Stockport 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 (14.29%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (14.29%) MS Visio
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) JIRA
General
1 5 (71.43%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Analyst
2 3 (42.86%) Consultant
2 3 (42.86%) Software Consultant
2 3 (42.86%) Technical Consultant
3 2 (28.57%) Business Systems Analyst
3 2 (28.57%) Software Analyst
3 2 (28.57%) Systems Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Business Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) QA Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) QA Tester
4 1 (14.29%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Senior Business Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Tester
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Android
1 1 (14.29%) Apple iOS
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (85.71%) Software Delivery
2 6 (85.71%) Waterfall
3 5 (71.43%) CRM
3 5 (71.43%) Presales
3 5 (71.43%) SDLC
4 1 (14.29%) Business Process Modelling
4 1 (14.29%) Coaching
4 1 (14.29%) Content Management
4 1 (14.29%) Functional Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Mentoring
4 1 (14.29%) Process Improvement
4 1 (14.29%) Regression Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Risk Management
4 1 (14.29%) Test Scripting
4 1 (14.29%) Use Case
4 1 (14.29%) Workflow
Qualifications
1 5 (71.43%) Degree
2 1 (14.29%) ISTQB
2 1 (14.29%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) QA