The table below looks at the statistics for User Acceptance Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited User Acceptance Testing over the 3 months to 3 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Rank 131 92 112
Rank change year-on-year
-39 +20
Permanent jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 47 97 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 1.35% 2.64% 1.51%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.50% 3.04% 1.76%
Number of salaries quoted 42 93 38
Average salary £38,750 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.71% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £29,000 £28,700
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
User Acceptance Testing
West Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Leeds region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
3129 3188 2217
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 89.66% 86.70% 85.90%
Number of salaries quoted 2470 2498 1667
Average salary £45,000 £40,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +8.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.65%

User Acceptance Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing User Acceptance Testing across the Leeds region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

User Acceptance Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

User Acceptance Testing
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

User Acceptance Testing Salary Trend in Leeds

User Acceptance Testing
Salary Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing User Acceptance Testing across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 3 August 2015.

User Acceptance Testing Salary Histogram in Leeds

User Acceptance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT jobs across the Leeds region citing User Acceptance Testing also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited User Acceptance Testing.

1 50 (41.32%) SQL
2 44 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
3 36 (29.75%) ISEB
4 33 (27.27%) SDLC
5 30 (24.79%) Test Scripting
6 29 (23.97%) ISTQB
7 25 (20.66%) MS Office
8 24 (19.83%) Software Testing
9 23 (19.01%) QA
9 23 (19.01%) Test Strategy
10 21 (17.36%) Regression Testing
11 20 (16.53%) Microsoft
12 19 (15.70%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 18 (14.88%) Waterfall
14 17 (14.05%) Finance
14 17 (14.05%) Scrum
15 16 (13.22%) MS Excel
15 16 (13.22%) Test Management
16 13 (10.74%) JIRA
17 12 (9.92%) System Testing
17 12 (9.92%) Windows
17 12 (9.92%) .NET
17 12 (9.92%) Business Analysis
18 11 (9.09%) HP
18 11 (9.09%) V-Model
18 11 (9.09%) Test Automation
18 11 (9.09%) Selenium
19 10 (8.26%) HP Quality Center
19 10 (8.26%) Project Management
20 9 (7.44%) PL/SQL

User Acceptance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT jobs across the Leeds region citing User Acceptance Testing also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited User Acceptance Testing. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 9 (7.44%) WorkSite
2 6 (4.96%) Confluence
3 4 (3.31%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.83%) IIS
Applications
1 25 (20.66%) MS Office
2 16 (13.22%) MS Excel
3 6 (4.96%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (1.65%) MS Project
5 1 (0.83%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (5.79%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.83%) SAP Payroll
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.48%) WebEx
2 1 (0.83%) DNS
2 1 (0.83%) CTI
2 1 (0.83%) Intranet
2 1 (0.83%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (7.44%) IDOL
2 4 (3.31%) Oracle Database 11g
2 4 (3.31%) Oracle Database
3 3 (2.48%) SQL Server
4 2 (1.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 13 (10.74%) JIRA
2 11 (9.09%) Selenium
3 6 (4.96%) Oracle APEX
3 6 (4.96%) HP UFT
4 4 (3.31%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (2.48%) MSI
5 3 (2.48%) AdminStudio
5 3 (2.48%) Visual Studio
6 2 (1.65%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 2 (1.65%) Toad
6 2 (1.65%) JMeter
7 1 (0.83%) WebDriver
7 1 (0.83%) Balsamiq Mockups
7 1 (0.83%) Jenkins
General
1 17 (14.05%) Finance
2 6 (4.96%) Legal
3 3 (2.48%) Retail
3 3 (2.48%) General Ledger
3 3 (2.48%) Telecoms
3 3 (2.48%) Marketing
4 2 (1.65%) Local Government
5 1 (0.83%) Banking
Job Titles
1 34 (28.10%) Analyst
2 23 (19.01%) Test Analyst
3 17 (14.05%) Project Manager
3 17 (14.05%) Tester
3 17 (14.05%) Software Tester
4 14 (11.57%) Developer
5 13 (10.74%) Business Analyst
6 11 (9.09%) Test Manager
6 11 (9.09%) QA Analyst
7 9 (7.44%) Agile Project Manager
8 7 (5.79%) Technical Manager
8 7 (5.79%) Technical Project Manager
8 7 (5.79%) Senior Analyst
8 7 (5.79%) Senior Test Analyst
9 6 (4.96%) QA Test Analyst
10 5 (4.13%) Software Developer
10 5 (4.13%) Consultant
11 4 (3.31%) Applications Specialist
11 4 (3.31%) Test Team Leader
11 4 (3.31%) Oracle Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (9.92%) .NET
2 8 (6.61%) ASP.NET
3 5 (4.13%) CSS
3 5 (4.13%) XML
3 5 (4.13%) Hibernate
3 5 (4.13%) Spring
3 5 (4.13%) HTML
3 5 (4.13%) Grails
4 4 (3.31%) HTML5
4 4 (3.31%) Application Packaging
5 3 (2.48%) .NET Framework
5 3 (2.48%) WCF
6 2 (1.65%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (0.83%) Spring MVC
7 1 (0.83%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 8 (6.61%) Wiki
2 5 (4.13%) Data Centre
3 4 (3.31%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (1.65%) Social Media
4 2 (1.65%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (1.65%) Mathematics
4 2 (1.65%) Computer Science
4 2 (1.65%) Client/Server
4 2 (1.65%) NHS
5 1 (0.83%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.83%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 12 (9.92%) Windows
2 5 (4.13%) Android
2 5 (4.13%) Apple iOS
3 1 (0.83%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (0.83%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (27.27%) SDLC
3 30 (24.79%) Test Scripting
4 24 (19.83%) Software Testing
5 23 (19.01%) Test Strategy
6 21 (17.36%) Regression Testing
7 18 (14.88%) Waterfall
8 17 (14.05%) Scrum
9 16 (13.22%) Test Management
10 12 (9.92%) System Testing
10 12 (9.92%) Business Analysis
11 11 (9.09%) V-Model
11 11 (9.09%) Test Automation
12 10 (8.26%) Project Management
13 9 (7.44%) Performance Testing
14 8 (6.61%) User Stories
14 8 (6.61%) ITIL
14 8 (6.61%) UML
14 8 (6.61%) Document Management
15 7 (5.79%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 50 (41.32%) SQL
2 9 (7.44%) C#
2 9 (7.44%) PL/SQL
3 7 (5.79%) VB.NET
4 6 (4.96%) Java
5 5 (4.13%) JavaScript
5 5 (4.13%) Groovy
6 4 (3.31%) C
7 3 (2.48%) VBScript
7 3 (2.48%) VB
7 3 (2.48%) PowerShell
7 3 (2.48%) VB6
8 2 (1.65%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 36 (29.75%) ISEB
2 29 (23.97%) ISTQB
3 19 (15.70%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 9 (7.44%) Degree
5 1 (0.83%) APMG
5 1 (0.83%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (19.01%) QA
2 2 (1.65%) COBIT
System Software
1 3 (2.48%) Microsoft App-V
1 3 (2.48%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (2.48%) XenApp
1 3 (2.48%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 10 (8.26%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (2.48%) SCCM
Vendors
1 20 (16.53%) Microsoft
2 11 (9.09%) HP
3 7 (5.79%) Oracle
4 4 (3.31%) Interwoven
5 3 (2.48%) VMware
5 3 (2.48%) Citrix
6 2 (1.65%) Capita
7 1 (0.83%) Facebook
7 1 (0.83%) Twitter
7 1 (0.83%) SAP
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