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 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Rank 127 150 132
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -18
Permanent jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 58 38 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 1.74% 1.08% 1.61%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.97% 1.20% 1.87%
Number of salaries quoted 52 34 47
Average salary £37,500 £41,750 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.17% -1.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,750 £31,450 £27,100
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,375 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.60% +5.93%
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
2950 3179 2886
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 88.35% 90.31% 86.12%
Number of salaries quoted 2446 2544 2204
Average salary £44,000 £42,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 10 February 2016.

User Acceptance Testing Salary Histogram in Leeds

User Acceptance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 72 (61.02%) Agile Software Development
2 67 (56.78%) SQL
3 50 (42.37%) JIRA
4 42 (35.59%) SDLC
5 34 (28.81%) Microsoft
6 33 (27.97%) Stakeholder Management
7 32 (27.12%) Finance
8 31 (26.27%) MS Office
9 30 (25.42%) Project Management
10 29 (24.58%) UML
10 29 (24.58%) Confluence
11 28 (23.73%) Data Modelling
12 26 (22.03%) Balsamiq Mockups
12 26 (22.03%) BPMN
12 26 (22.03%) Requirements Analysis
12 26 (22.03%) Presales
12 26 (22.03%) Software Delivery
13 25 (21.19%) ISEB
14 21 (17.80%) Java
15 20 (16.95%) Software Testing
15 20 (16.95%) QA
15 20 (16.95%) Selenium
16 19 (16.10%) ISTQB
17 18 (15.25%) SQL Server
18 17 (14.41%) Regression Testing
18 17 (14.41%) Scrum
18 17 (14.41%) Test Scripting
18 17 (14.41%) Functional Testing
19 16 (13.56%) System Testing
19 16 (13.56%) .NET

User Acceptance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 29 (24.58%) Confluence
2 9 (7.63%) SharePoint
3 4 (3.39%) IIS
Applications
1 31 (26.27%) MS Office
2 5 (4.24%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.85%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (0.85%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (0.85%) Oracle Assets
1 1 (0.85%) Oracle Cash Management
1 1 (0.85%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (0.85%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (0.85%) Oracle FAH
1 1 (0.85%) Oracle Payables
1 1 (0.85%) Oracle Receivables
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.54%) HTTP
2 2 (1.69%) HTTPS
3 1 (0.85%) Internet
3 1 (0.85%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (15.25%) SQL Server
2 4 (3.39%) MySQL
3 3 (2.54%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (2.54%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (1.69%) BusinessObjects
4 2 (1.69%) BusinessObjects XI
4 2 (1.69%) Microsoft Power View
4 2 (1.69%) QlikView
4 2 (1.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (0.85%) Big Data
5 1 (0.85%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.85%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (0.85%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 50 (42.37%) JIRA
2 26 (22.03%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 20 (16.95%) Selenium
4 10 (8.47%) Oracle APEX
4 10 (8.47%) Visual Studio
5 8 (6.78%) Subversion
5 8 (6.78%) Toad
5 8 (6.78%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 8 (6.78%) WebDriver
6 4 (3.39%) Git (software)
6 4 (3.39%) Hudson
6 4 (3.39%) Jenkins
6 4 (3.39%) MSTest
7 3 (2.54%) JUnit
8 2 (1.69%) Cucumber
8 2 (1.69%) Gerrit
8 2 (1.69%) HP UFT
8 2 (1.69%) JMeter
8 2 (1.69%) Mercurial
9 1 (0.85%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 32 (27.12%) Finance
2 9 (7.63%) Retail
3 8 (6.78%) Financial Institution
4 3 (2.54%) Banking
4 3 (2.54%) Marketing
5 2 (1.69%) Billing
5 2 (1.69%) Legal
5 2 (1.69%) Local Government
5 2 (1.69%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.85%) General Ledger
6 1 (0.85%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 73 (61.86%) Analyst
2 37 (31.36%) Business Analyst
3 26 (22.03%) Technical Analyst
3 26 (22.03%) Technical Business Analyst
4 24 (20.34%) Test Analyst
5 18 (15.25%) Tester
6 13 (11.02%) Developer
7 11 (9.32%) SQL Developer
8 9 (7.63%) Oracle Developer
8 9 (7.63%) PL/SQL Developer
8 9 (7.63%) QA Analyst
8 9 (7.63%) QA Test Analyst
8 9 (7.63%) Selenium Tester
8 9 (7.63%) Software Analyst
9 8 (6.78%) Senior Analyst
9 8 (6.78%) Senior Test Analyst
9 8 (6.78%) Support Specialist
9 8 (6.78%) Systems Developer
10 7 (5.93%) QA Tester
10 7 (5.93%) Senior Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (13.56%) .NET
2 8 (6.78%) ASP.NET
2 8 (6.78%) WCF
3 7 (5.93%) HTML
4 5 (4.24%) CSS
4 5 (4.24%) XML
5 4 (3.39%) .NET Framework
6 3 (2.54%) J2EE
7 2 (1.69%) EDI
7 2 (1.69%) Flash
7 2 (1.69%) WinForms
8 1 (0.85%) HTML5
8 1 (0.85%) Java EE
8 1 (0.85%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 10 (8.47%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (5.93%) Management Information System
3 5 (4.24%) Computer Science
4 4 (3.39%) NHS
5 3 (2.54%) iPad
6 2 (1.69%) Client/Server
6 2 (1.69%) Informatics
6 2 (1.69%) User Experience
7 1 (0.85%) Cybercrime
7 1 (0.85%) Learning Management System
7 1 (0.85%) Mobile Banking
7 1 (0.85%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 4 (3.39%) Windows
2 2 (1.69%) Linux
3 1 (0.85%) Unix
3 1 (0.85%) Windows 7
3 1 (0.85%) Windows Server
3 1 (0.85%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (61.02%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (35.59%) SDLC
3 33 (27.97%) Stakeholder Management
4 30 (25.42%) Project Management
5 29 (24.58%) UML
6 28 (23.73%) Data Modelling
7 26 (22.03%) BPMN
7 26 (22.03%) Presales
7 26 (22.03%) Requirements Analysis
7 26 (22.03%) Software Delivery
8 20 (16.95%) Software Testing
9 17 (14.41%) Functional Testing
9 17 (14.41%) Regression Testing
9 17 (14.41%) Scrum
9 17 (14.41%) Test Scripting
10 16 (13.56%) System Testing
11 13 (11.02%) Automated Testing
12 12 (10.17%) Business Analysis
12 12 (10.17%) Test Strategy
13 11 (9.32%) Automation Testing
Programming Languages
1 67 (56.78%) SQL
2 21 (17.80%) Java
3 14 (11.86%) JavaScript
4 12 (10.17%) PL/SQL
5 10 (8.47%) C#
5 10 (8.47%) VB
5 10 (8.47%) VB6
6 9 (7.63%) VB.NET
7 6 (5.08%) T-SQL
8 2 (1.69%) C
8 2 (1.69%) Ruby
8 2 (1.69%) VBScript
9 1 (0.85%) VBA
Qualifications
1 25 (21.19%) ISEB
2 19 (16.10%) ISTQB
3 14 (11.86%) Degree
4 13 (11.02%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 5 (4.24%) HND
6 4 (3.39%) ISEB Practitioner
7 1 (0.85%) ACCA
7 1 (0.85%) CIMA
7 1 (0.85%) MBA
7 1 (0.85%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (16.95%) QA
2 3 (2.54%) SLA
3 2 (1.69%) HL7
Systems Management
1 1 (0.85%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 34 (28.81%) Microsoft
2 13 (11.02%) Oracle
3 6 (5.08%) HP
4 5 (4.24%) Citrix
4 5 (4.24%) Telerik
5 3 (2.54%) Capita
5 3 (2.54%) PeopleSoft
5 3 (2.54%) SAP
5 3 (2.54%) Twitter
6 2 (1.69%) Facebook
6 2 (1.69%) Peoplefluent
7 1 (0.85%) CA
7 1 (0.85%) LexisNexis
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