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 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Rank 125 97 123
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +26
Permanent jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 53 89 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 1.49% 2.36% 1.31%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.64% 2.73% 1.50%
Number of salaries quoted 42 86 31
Average salary £42,500 £35,338 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.26% -8.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,750 £27,500 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
3226 3255 2267
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 90.57% 86.32% 87.13%
Number of salaries quoted 2552 2474 1737
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £28,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 1 September 2015.

User Acceptance Testing Salary Histogram in Leeds

User Acceptance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 56 (48.70%) SQL
2 44 (38.26%) Agile Software Development
3 38 (33.04%) ISEB
4 30 (26.09%) SDLC
5 29 (25.22%) ISTQB
6 27 (23.48%) MS Office
7 22 (19.13%) Microsoft
8 21 (18.26%) Software Testing
9 20 (17.39%) QA
9 20 (17.39%) Test Scripting
9 20 (17.39%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 19 (16.52%) Test Strategy
11 18 (15.65%) Regression Testing
12 17 (14.78%) Scrum
12 17 (14.78%) Test Management
12 17 (14.78%) JIRA
13 15 (13.04%) Waterfall
14 14 (12.17%) .NET
15 13 (11.30%) MS Excel
15 13 (11.30%) System Testing
16 12 (10.43%) Finance
17 11 (9.57%) Windows
17 11 (9.57%) PL/SQL
17 11 (9.57%) C#
17 11 (9.57%) HP
18 10 (8.70%) Project Management
18 10 (8.70%) Oracle
18 10 (8.70%) UML
18 10 (8.70%) Business Analysis
18 10 (8.70%) V-Model

User Acceptance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 10 (8.70%) Confluence
2 9 (7.83%) WorkSite
3 4 (3.48%) SharePoint
4 2 (1.74%) IIS
Applications
1 27 (23.48%) MS Office
2 13 (11.30%) MS Excel
3 3 (2.61%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (1.74%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.87%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.87%) SAP Payroll
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.61%) WebEx
2 1 (0.87%) DNS
2 1 (0.87%) CTI
2 1 (0.87%) Intranet
2 1 (0.87%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (7.83%) IDOL
2 5 (4.35%) SQL Server
3 4 (3.48%) Oracle Database 11g
3 4 (3.48%) Oracle Database
4 2 (1.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.87%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (0.87%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.87%) Microsoft Power View
5 1 (0.87%) BusinessObjects XI
Development Applications
1 17 (14.78%) JIRA
2 9 (7.83%) Selenium
3 7 (6.09%) Oracle APEX
4 6 (5.22%) HP UFT
5 5 (4.35%) Visual Studio
5 5 (4.35%) Team Foundation Server
5 5 (4.35%) Balsamiq Mockups
6 3 (2.61%) MSI
6 3 (2.61%) AdminStudio
7 2 (1.74%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 2 (1.74%) Toad
8 1 (0.87%) Oracle Forms
General
1 12 (10.43%) Finance
2 6 (5.22%) Legal
2 6 (5.22%) Telecoms
3 5 (4.35%) Local Government
4 4 (3.48%) Marketing
5 2 (1.74%) General Ledger
6 1 (0.87%) Banking
6 1 (0.87%) Retail
Job Titles
1 34 (29.57%) Analyst
2 19 (16.52%) Test Analyst
3 15 (13.04%) Project Manager
3 15 (13.04%) Tester
4 14 (12.17%) Business Analyst
4 14 (12.17%) Developer
4 14 (12.17%) Software Tester
5 12 (10.43%) Agile Project Manager
6 10 (8.70%) Test Manager
7 7 (6.09%) QA Analyst
8 6 (5.22%) Senior Analyst
8 6 (5.22%) Senior Test Analyst
9 5 (4.35%) Technical Analyst
9 5 (4.35%) Team Leader
9 5 (4.35%) Test Team Leader
9 5 (4.35%) Senior Manager
9 5 (4.35%) QA Test Analyst
9 5 (4.35%) Senior Test Manager
9 5 (4.35%) Technical Business Analyst
10 4 (3.48%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (12.17%) .NET
2 8 (6.96%) ASP.NET
3 5 (4.35%) CSS
3 5 (4.35%) Application Packaging
3 5 (4.35%) HTML
4 3 (2.61%) HTML5
4 3 (2.61%) WCF
4 3 (2.61%) Grails
4 3 (2.61%) XML
4 3 (2.61%) Hibernate
4 3 (2.61%) Spring
4 3 (2.61%) .NET Framework
5 2 (1.74%) WinForms
5 2 (1.74%) Flash
5 2 (1.74%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 8 (6.96%) Wiki
2 5 (4.35%) NHS
2 5 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (4.35%) Data Centre
3 2 (1.74%) Social Media
3 2 (1.74%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (1.74%) User Experience
3 2 (1.74%) Management Information System
3 2 (1.74%) Client/Server
3 2 (1.74%) Computer Science
4 1 (0.87%) Learning Management System
4 1 (0.87%) IVR
4 1 (0.87%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 11 (9.57%) Windows
2 3 (2.61%) Android
2 3 (2.61%) Apple iOS
3 2 (1.74%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (1.74%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (38.26%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (26.09%) SDLC
3 21 (18.26%) Software Testing
4 20 (17.39%) Test Scripting
5 19 (16.52%) Test Strategy
6 18 (15.65%) Regression Testing
7 17 (14.78%) Scrum
7 17 (14.78%) Test Management
8 15 (13.04%) Waterfall
9 13 (11.30%) System Testing
10 10 (8.70%) V-Model
10 10 (8.70%) Business Analysis
10 10 (8.70%) UML
10 10 (8.70%) Project Management
11 9 (7.83%) ITIL
11 9 (7.83%) Test Automation
11 9 (7.83%) User Stories
12 8 (6.96%) Document Management
12 8 (6.96%) Mentoring
13 7 (6.09%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 56 (48.70%) SQL
2 11 (9.57%) PL/SQL
2 11 (9.57%) C#
3 8 (6.96%) VB.NET
4 5 (4.35%) VB6
4 5 (4.35%) JavaScript
4 5 (4.35%) VB
5 4 (3.48%) T-SQL
6 3 (2.61%) VBScript
6 3 (2.61%) C
6 3 (2.61%) Java
6 3 (2.61%) Groovy
6 3 (2.61%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 38 (33.04%) ISEB
2 29 (25.22%) ISTQB
3 20 (17.39%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 7 (6.09%) Degree
5 1 (0.87%) APMG
5 1 (0.87%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (17.39%) QA
2 2 (1.74%) COBIT
3 1 (0.87%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (2.61%) Microsoft App-V
1 3 (2.61%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (2.61%) XenApp
1 3 (2.61%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 7 (6.09%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (2.61%) SCCM
Vendors
1 22 (19.13%) Microsoft
2 11 (9.57%) HP
3 10 (8.70%) Oracle
4 5 (4.35%) Capita
5 4 (3.48%) Interwoven
6 3 (2.61%) VMware
6 3 (2.61%) Citrix
7 2 (1.74%) SAP
8 1 (0.87%) Peoplefluent
8 1 (0.87%) Facebook
8 1 (0.87%) Twitter
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Salary: benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
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Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
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Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: £45,000 - £85,000
Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: Competitive
Posted: 14 days ago