Period
to 18 November 2017

The median annual salary for a UAT Manager was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

User Acceptance Testing Manager
UK
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1154 1194 1291
Rank change year-on-year +40 +97 -31
Permanent jobs requiring a UAT Manager 23 28 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.013% 0.015% 0.011%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.013% 0.015% 0.011%
Number of salaries quoted 20 21 17
UK median annual salary £45,000 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -18.18% - +4.76%
10th Percentile £41,125 £45,500 £47,000
90th Percentile £48,750 £62,500 £76,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £46,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -16.36% +10.00% -1.96%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
UK
Permanent vacancies in the UK with a recognized job title 171362 183209 211285
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.77% 96.48% 96.46%
Number of salaries quoted 137432 153366 175465
UK median annual salary £48,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.05% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £78,750 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year - +4.94% +1.25%

UAT Manager
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings that featured UAT Manager in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for UAT Manager in the UK

UAT Manager
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing UAT Manager.

Salary trend for UAT Manager in the UK

UAT Manager
Top 10 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing UAT Manager within the UK over the 6 months to 18 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +20 22 £45,000 -18.18%
UK excluding London +59 20 £46,000 -16.36%
Midlands +32 11 £46,750 -14.22%
West Midlands +23 11 £46,750 -18.70%
North of England +8 6 £45,000 -10.00%
North West -14 6 £45,000 -10.00%
London -2 3 £42,500 -15.00%
South East +24 1 £47,500 -13.64%
Scotland - 1 - -
East of England - 1 - -

UAT Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, UAT Manager job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads featuring UAT Manager in the job title.

1 23 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 11 (47.83%) Stakeholder Management
3 9 (39.13%) Project Management
3 9 (39.13%) Test Strategy
4 8 (34.78%) Defect Management
4 8 (34.78%) E-Commerce
5 7 (30.43%) Software Testing
5 7 (30.43%) User Experience
5 7 (30.43%) Test Automation
6 6 (26.09%) System Integration Testing
6 6 (26.09%) Collaborative Working
6 6 (26.09%) Electronics
7 5 (21.74%) Finance
7 5 (21.74%) Operational Acceptance Testing
8 4 (17.39%) Greenfield Project
8 4 (17.39%) SDLC
8 4 (17.39%) ITIL V3
8 4 (17.39%) Coaching
8 4 (17.39%) 4G
8 4 (17.39%) LTE
8 4 (17.39%) Matrix Management
8 4 (17.39%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (17.39%) Degree
8 4 (17.39%) Telecoms
8 4 (17.39%) ITIL
9 3 (13.04%) PRINCE2
9 3 (13.04%) ISEB
9 3 (13.04%) Computer Science
9 3 (13.04%) CRM
9 3 (13.04%) Waterfall

UAT Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills 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:

Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (4.35%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.35%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 4 (17.39%) 4G
1 4 (17.39%) LTE
Development Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Bugzilla
1 1 (4.35%) JIRA
1 1 (4.35%) JMeter
1 1 (4.35%) Selenium
1 1 (4.35%) Testopia
General
1 6 (26.09%) Electronics
2 5 (21.74%) Finance
3 4 (17.39%) Telecoms
4 2 (8.70%) Automotive
4 2 (8.70%) Retail
5 1 (4.35%) Banking
5 1 (4.35%) Manufacturing
5 1 (4.35%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.35%) REST
1 1 (4.35%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (30.43%) User Experience
2 4 (17.39%) Greenfield Project
3 3 (13.04%) Computer Science
4 2 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (4.35%) Fintech
5 1 (4.35%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (4.35%) Management Information System
5 1 (4.35%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.35%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 11 (47.83%) Stakeholder Management
3 9 (39.13%) Project Management
3 9 (39.13%) Test Strategy
4 8 (34.78%) Defect Management
4 8 (34.78%) E-Commerce
5 7 (30.43%) Software Testing
5 7 (30.43%) Test Automation
6 6 (26.09%) Collaborative Working
6 6 (26.09%) System Integration Testing
7 5 (21.74%) Operational Acceptance Testing
8 4 (17.39%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (17.39%) Coaching
8 4 (17.39%) ITIL
8 4 (17.39%) ITIL V3
8 4 (17.39%) Matrix Management
8 4 (17.39%) SDLC
9 3 (13.04%) CRM
9 3 (13.04%) PRINCE2
9 3 (13.04%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.35%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (17.39%) Degree
2 3 (13.04%) Computer Science Degree
2 3 (13.04%) ISEB
3 1 (4.35%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.70%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (4.35%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (4.35%) CA Agile Central
1 1 (4.35%) HP
1 1 (4.35%) SAP