The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Leeds region.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Rank 93 110 106
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -4
Permanent jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 100 41 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 2.73% 1.61% 1.78%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.23% 1.93% 2.20%
Number of salaries quoted 96 41 32
Average salary £35,000 £33,000 £28,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.06% +15.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,250 £28,000 £23,050
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
3093 2120 2004
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 84.55% 83.17% 80.90%
Number of salaries quoted 2433 1586 1663
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £55,800
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
User Acceptance Testing
West Yorkshire

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 24 July 2014.

User Acceptance Testing Salary Histogram in Leeds

User Acceptance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, 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 66 (35.29%) SQL
2 64 (34.22%) Test Scripting
3 50 (26.74%) SQL Server
4 42 (22.46%) Finance
5 40 (21.39%) ISEB
6 39 (20.86%) Agile Software Development
7 38 (20.32%) Stakeholder Management
8 34 (18.18%) Microsoft
9 33 (17.65%) Oracle
10 32 (17.11%) .NET
11 31 (16.58%) Automation Testing
12 30 (16.04%) QA
13 24 (12.83%) ASP.NET
13 24 (12.83%) Business Intelligence
13 24 (12.83%) Scrum
14 22 (11.76%) C#
14 22 (11.76%) Java
15 21 (11.23%) T-SQL
16 19 (10.16%) ITIL
16 19 (10.16%) Banking
16 19 (10.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 19 (10.16%) System Testing
17 18 (9.63%) JavaScript
17 18 (9.63%) SLA
17 18 (9.63%) SQL Server 2012
18 17 (9.09%) ITIL Certification
18 17 (9.09%) MDX
19 14 (7.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
19 14 (7.49%) UML
19 14 (7.49%) Data Entry

User Acceptance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, 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 4 (2.14%) Confluence
2 3 (1.60%) Oracle Workflow
2 3 (1.60%) Apache
3 2 (1.07%) IIS
4 1 (0.53%) WorkSite
4 1 (0.53%) CMS
4 1 (0.53%) Tomcat
4 1 (0.53%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.53%) Tuxedo
4 1 (0.53%) SAS
Applications
1 12 (6.42%) MS Office
2 9 (4.81%) MS Excel
3 8 (4.28%) MS Visio
4 3 (1.60%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (2.67%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.07%) Magento
3 1 (0.53%) SAP APO
Communications & Networking
1 6 (3.21%) SAN
2 1 (0.53%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (26.74%) SQL Server
2 19 (10.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 18 (9.63%) SQL Server 2012
4 14 (7.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 11 (5.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 8 (4.28%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (1.07%) MySQL
8 1 (0.53%) SAP BI
8 1 (0.53%) IDOL
8 1 (0.53%) DB2
8 1 (0.53%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (0.53%) Oracle Database 10g
8 1 (0.53%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.53%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 10 (5.35%) Selenium
2 8 (4.28%) Eclipse
2 8 (4.28%) Visual Studio
3 6 (3.21%) MSTest
3 6 (3.21%) Team Foundation Server
4 5 (2.67%) NUnit
4 5 (2.67%) Moq
5 4 (2.14%) Git (software)
5 4 (2.14%) JIRA
6 2 (1.07%) Balsamiq Mockups
7 1 (0.53%) WATIR
7 1 (0.53%) TestNG
7 1 (0.53%) Subversion
7 1 (0.53%) ProC
7 1 (0.53%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 1 (0.53%) JUnit
7 1 (0.53%) Oracle Forms
7 1 (0.53%) Toad
7 1 (0.53%) JDeveloper
7 1 (0.53%) WebDriver
General
1 42 (22.46%) Finance
2 19 (10.16%) Banking
3 6 (3.21%) Retail
4 2 (1.07%) Front Office
5 1 (0.53%) Retail Banking
5 1 (0.53%) Marketing
5 1 (0.53%) Billing
5 1 (0.53%) General Ledger
5 1 (0.53%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.53%) Legal
5 1 (0.53%) Games
5 1 (0.53%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 94 (50.27%) Analyst
2 45 (24.06%) Test Analyst
3 28 (14.97%) Developer
4 27 (14.44%) Consultant
5 23 (12.30%) Business Analyst
6 22 (11.76%) Support Analyst
7 19 (10.16%) Business Consultant
8 11 (5.88%) Development DBA
8 11 (5.88%) Senior Analyst
8 11 (5.88%) DBA
9 9 (4.81%) .NET Developer
9 9 (4.81%) Senior Developer
10 8 (4.28%) Architect
10 8 (4.28%) Test Manager
10 8 (4.28%) Banking Business Analyst
11 7 (3.74%) Senior Test Analyst
11 7 (3.74%) Agile Business Analyst
12 6 (3.21%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
12 6 (3.21%) Project Manager
12 6 (3.21%) Business Intelligence Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (17.11%) .NET
2 24 (12.83%) ASP.NET
3 17 (9.09%) MDX
4 13 (6.95%) HTML
5 11 (5.88%) CSS
5 11 (5.88%) XML
6 10 (5.35%) Web Services
7 9 (4.81%) WPF
8 8 (4.28%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 8 (4.28%) WCF
8 8 (4.28%) .NET Framework
9 7 (3.74%) ASP.NET MVC
10 6 (3.21%) HTML5
10 6 (3.21%) jQuery
11 5 (2.67%) NHibernate
11 5 (2.67%) J2EE
11 5 (2.67%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 3 (1.60%) Ajax
12 3 (1.60%) SVG
12 3 (1.60%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 5 (2.67%) Open Source
2 3 (1.60%) iSeries
3 2 (1.07%) Visualisation
3 2 (1.07%) Management Information System
3 2 (1.07%) Mainframe
4 1 (0.53%) Wiki
4 1 (0.53%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (0.53%) SCADA
4 1 (0.53%) PDA
4 1 (0.53%) Data Extraction
4 1 (0.53%) VSAM
4 1 (0.53%) IVR
4 1 (0.53%) E-Learning
4 1 (0.53%) NHS
4 1 (0.53%) N-Tier
4 1 (0.53%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 5 (2.67%) Windows
2 4 (2.14%) Linux
3 3 (1.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (1.07%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.53%) Android
5 1 (0.53%) Ubuntu
5 1 (0.53%) UNIX
5 1 (0.53%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (34.22%) Test Scripting
2 39 (20.86%) Agile Software Development
3 38 (20.32%) Stakeholder Management
4 31 (16.58%) Automation Testing
5 24 (12.83%) Business Intelligence
5 24 (12.83%) Scrum
6 19 (10.16%) ITIL
6 19 (10.16%) System Testing
7 14 (7.49%) UML
7 14 (7.49%) Data Entry
8 13 (6.95%) PRINCE2
9 12 (6.42%) Project Management
9 12 (6.42%) Business Analysis
10 11 (5.88%) RUP
10 11 (5.88%) DSDM
10 11 (5.88%) Change Data Capture
11 10 (5.35%) OO
11 10 (5.35%) ETL
11 10 (5.35%) MVC
12 9 (4.81%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 66 (35.29%) SQL
2 22 (11.76%) C#
2 22 (11.76%) Java
3 21 (11.23%) T-SQL
4 18 (9.63%) JavaScript
5 13 (6.95%) PHP
6 11 (5.88%) VB.NET
7 9 (4.81%) VB6
7 9 (4.81%) VB
8 8 (4.28%) PL/SQL
9 4 (2.14%) Python
9 4 (2.14%) Ruby
10 3 (1.60%) Perl
11 2 (1.07%) C++
12 1 (0.53%) PowerShell
12 1 (0.53%) ActionScript
12 1 (0.53%) VBScript
12 1 (0.53%) COBOL
12 1 (0.53%) C
Qualifications
1 40 (21.39%) ISEB
2 17 (9.09%) ITIL Certification
3 12 (6.42%) ISTQB
4 11 (5.88%) Degree
5 3 (1.60%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 2 (1.07%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (0.53%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 1 (0.53%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (16.04%) QA
2 18 (9.63%) SLA
3 7 (3.74%) COBIT
4 3 (1.60%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (0.53%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (1.60%) HP Quality Center
1 3 (1.60%) Puppet
1 3 (1.60%) Oracle EDQ
2 1 (0.53%) BladeLogic
Vendors
1 34 (18.18%) Microsoft
2 33 (17.65%) Oracle
3 6 (3.21%) Cisco
3 6 (3.21%) EMC
3 6 (3.21%) Citrix
3 6 (3.21%) VMware
4 3 (1.60%) IBM
4 3 (1.60%) Siebel
5 2 (1.07%) SAP
5 2 (1.07%) Cognizant
5 2 (1.07%) Zend
6 1 (0.53%) Atlassian
6 1 (0.53%) Siemens
6 1 (0.53%) Micro Focus
6 1 (0.53%) Infragistics
6 1 (0.53%) HP
6 1 (0.53%) DevExpress
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £38,000 to £45,000 per annum 16% Pension + generous holidays
Posted: 23 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £40000 to £50000 per annum - excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £40000 - £46000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum +bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
PlusNet plc
Salary: Excellent benefits package
Posted: 8 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Leeds Building Society
Salary: £32,995 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago