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 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Rank 113 120 113
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -7
Permanent jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 71 40 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 1.89% 1.48% 1.82%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.22% 1.71% 2.20%
Number of salaries quoted 65 35 33
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +28.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £30,000 £22,600
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £68,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.41% +4.00%
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
3194 2339 2365
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 84.81% 86.57% 82.84%
Number of salaries quoted 2394 1862 1953
Average salary £40,500 £39,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.53% +1.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 October 2014.

User Acceptance Testing Salary Histogram in Leeds

User Acceptance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 61 (36.09%) Agile Software Development
2 53 (31.36%) Test Scripting
3 51 (30.18%) SQL
4 44 (26.04%) Stakeholder Management
5 36 (21.30%) ISEB
6 35 (20.71%) SQL Server
6 35 (20.71%) Finance
7 27 (15.98%) System Testing
8 25 (14.79%) QA
9 23 (13.61%) Automation Testing
9 23 (13.61%) Oracle
10 22 (13.02%) .NET
11 21 (12.43%) Analytical Skills
12 19 (11.24%) C#
13 18 (10.65%) ASP.NET
13 18 (10.65%) Microsoft
14 17 (10.06%) Degree
15 16 (9.47%) Banking
15 16 (9.47%) Business Intelligence
15 16 (9.47%) VB.NET
16 15 (8.88%) T-SQL
16 15 (8.88%) VB
16 15 (8.88%) ITIL
16 15 (8.88%) WPF
17 14 (8.28%) WCF
17 14 (8.28%) ISTQB
17 14 (8.28%) Time Management
17 14 (8.28%) SLA
17 14 (8.28%) VB6
18 13 (7.69%) ITIL Certification

User Acceptance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 (2.37%) Confluence
2 2 (1.18%) IIS
3 1 (0.59%) Lync
3 1 (0.59%) WorkSite
3 1 (0.59%) CMS
3 1 (0.59%) Apache
3 1 (0.59%) SAS
3 1 (0.59%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.59%) Tomcat
Applications
1 7 (4.14%) MS Office
2 5 (2.96%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (1.18%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.59%) SAP APO
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.59%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (20.71%) SQL Server
2 13 (7.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 12 (7.10%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 11 (6.51%) SQL Server 2012
5 10 (5.92%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 4 (2.37%) Oracle Database 11g
6 4 (2.37%) Oracle Database
7 3 (1.78%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (0.59%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.59%) IDOL
8 1 (0.59%) DB2
8 1 (0.59%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 9 (5.33%) Selenium
2 8 (4.73%) Eclipse
2 8 (4.73%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (2.96%) Visual Studio
4 4 (2.37%) Oracle APEX
4 4 (2.37%) JIRA
5 3 (1.78%) Git (software)
6 2 (1.18%) JUnit
6 2 (1.18%) TestNG
6 2 (1.18%) Balsamiq Mockups
6 2 (1.18%) Jenkins
7 1 (0.59%) MSTest
7 1 (0.59%) Cucumber
7 1 (0.59%) WebDriver
7 1 (0.59%) Eclipse RCP
7 1 (0.59%) WATIR
7 1 (0.59%) Subversion
7 1 (0.59%) ProC
General
1 35 (20.71%) Finance
2 16 (9.47%) Banking
3 4 (2.37%) Retail
4 2 (1.18%) Front Office
5 1 (0.59%) Financial Institution
5 1 (0.59%) Legal
5 1 (0.59%) Games
Job Titles
1 85 (50.30%) Analyst
2 36 (21.30%) Test Analyst
3 35 (20.71%) Developer
4 29 (17.16%) Business Analyst
5 18 (10.65%) Consultant
5 18 (10.65%) Support Analyst
6 17 (10.06%) Business Consultant
7 14 (8.28%) Senior Developer
7 14 (8.28%) Senior Analyst
8 11 (6.51%) .NET Developer
9 10 (5.92%) Test Manager
10 8 (4.73%) Tester
10 8 (4.73%) Junior
10 8 (4.73%) Junior Developer
11 7 (4.14%) Senior Business Analyst
12 6 (3.55%) Senior Test Analyst
12 6 (3.55%) Business Intelligence Developer
12 6 (3.55%) Test Leader
12 6 (3.55%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
13 5 (2.96%) Development DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (13.02%) .NET
2 18 (10.65%) ASP.NET
3 15 (8.88%) WPF
4 14 (8.28%) WCF
5 11 (6.51%) MDX
6 9 (5.33%) HTML
6 9 (5.33%) CSS
7 7 (4.14%) XML
8 5 (2.96%) HTML5
9 4 (2.37%) jQuery
10 3 (1.78%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 3 (1.78%) .NET Framework
10 3 (1.78%) Flash
11 2 (1.18%) SVG
11 2 (1.18%) Web Services
11 2 (1.18%) LAMP
11 2 (1.18%) JSON
11 2 (1.18%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 1 (0.59%) ASP.NET MVC 4
12 1 (0.59%) .NET Compact Framework
Miscellaneous
1 21 (12.43%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (3.55%) Open Source
3 2 (1.18%) NHS
3 2 (1.18%) E-Learning
3 2 (1.18%) Management Information System
3 2 (1.18%) Visualisation
3 2 (1.18%) iSeries
4 1 (0.59%) Data Extraction
4 1 (0.59%) PDA
4 1 (0.59%) VSAM
4 1 (0.59%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (0.59%) Wiki
4 1 (0.59%) Blackberry
4 1 (0.59%) Mainframe
4 1 (0.59%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 5 (2.96%) Windows
2 3 (1.78%) Linux
3 2 (1.18%) Windows 7
4 1 (0.59%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (0.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (0.59%) Android
4 1 (0.59%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (0.59%) Ubuntu
4 1 (0.59%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (36.09%) Agile Software Development
2 53 (31.36%) Test Scripting
3 44 (26.04%) Stakeholder Management
4 27 (15.98%) System Testing
5 23 (13.61%) Automation Testing
6 16 (9.47%) Business Intelligence
7 15 (8.88%) ITIL
8 14 (8.28%) Time Management
9 13 (7.69%) Test Planning
10 11 (6.51%) Test Management
10 11 (6.51%) Scrum
10 11 (6.51%) User Stories
11 10 (5.92%) Change Data Capture
11 10 (5.92%) Data Entry
12 9 (5.33%) Waterfall
12 9 (5.33%) Test Strategy
12 9 (5.33%) ETL
13 8 (4.73%) Project Management
13 8 (4.73%) Regression Testing
13 8 (4.73%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 51 (30.18%) SQL
2 19 (11.24%) C#
3 16 (9.47%) VB.NET
4 15 (8.88%) T-SQL
4 15 (8.88%) VB
5 14 (8.28%) VB6
6 13 (7.69%) Java
7 10 (5.92%) JavaScript
8 5 (2.96%) PL/SQL
9 4 (2.37%) PHP
10 1 (0.59%) Ruby
10 1 (0.59%) C
10 1 (0.59%) Perl
10 1 (0.59%) ActionScript
10 1 (0.59%) Python
Qualifications
1 36 (21.30%) ISEB
2 17 (10.06%) Degree
3 14 (8.28%) ISTQB
4 13 (7.69%) ITIL Certification
5 4 (2.37%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (14.79%) QA
2 14 (8.28%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (0.59%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (1.18%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.59%) Puppet
Vendors
1 23 (13.61%) Oracle
2 18 (10.65%) Microsoft
3 2 (1.18%) IBM
4 1 (0.59%) Atlassian
4 1 (0.59%) SAP
4 1 (0.59%) HP
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