The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Stoke-on-Trent 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)
Staffordshire / Stoke-on-Trent
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 32 41 22
Rank change year-on-year +9 -19  
Permanent jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 3 11 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Stoke-on-Trent 1.64% 3.62% 8.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.82% 4.00% 8.94%
Number of salaries quoted 3 11 10
Median salary £45,000 £32,500 £41,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +38.46% -21.21%  
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 Stoke-on-Trent with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Stoke-on-Trent
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 165 275 179
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Stoke-on-Trent 90.16% 90.46% 91.33%
Number of salaries quoted 145 253 158
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.66% -7.40%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £64,500 £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 Stoke-on-Trent

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Stoke-on-Trent 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 Stoke-on-Trent

User Acceptance Testing
Salary Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

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

Salary trend for User Acceptance Testing in Stoke-on-Trent

User Acceptance Testing
Salary Histogram in Stoke-on-Trent

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

Salary histogram for User Acceptance Testing in Stoke-on-Trent

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 Stoke-on-Trent region with a requirement for User Acceptance Testing.

1 3 (100.00%) Migration
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) T-SQL
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) Replication
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (66.67%) Statistics
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (66.67%) Database Security
2 2 (66.67%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (33.33%) Test Automation
3 1 (33.33%) System Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Load Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) COM
3 1 (33.33%) Scrum

User Acceptance Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills in Stoke-on-Trent 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 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) DBA
1 2 (66.67%) SQL DBA
2 1 (33.33%) Software Tester
2 1 (33.33%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Replication
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Migration
2 2 (66.67%) Database Security
2 2 (66.67%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (66.67%) Statistics
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) Load Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Scrum
3 1 (33.33%) System Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
1 2 (66.67%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft