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 31 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Rank 117 96 59
Rank change year-on-year
-21 -37
Permanent jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 62 82 105
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 1.66% 2.20% 3.71%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.88% 2.58% 4.49%
Number of salaries quoted 54 72 60
Average salary £33,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,750 £27,750 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,250 £70,000 £50,250
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.26%
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
3290 3174 2340
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 88.27% 85.28% 82.77%
Number of salaries quoted 2603 2530 1875
Average salary £42,000 £40,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,507 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.36% +6.25%

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 31 March 2015.

User Acceptance Testing Salary Histogram in Leeds

User Acceptance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 31 March 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 61 (51.26%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (35.29%) SQL
3 30 (25.21%) Microsoft
4 26 (21.85%) ISEB
5 24 (20.17%) MS Excel
6 23 (19.33%) Test Scripting
6 23 (19.33%) Waterfall
7 22 (18.49%) SQL Server
8 21 (17.65%) ISTQB
9 20 (16.81%) Test Strategy
9 20 (16.81%) Stakeholder Management
10 19 (15.97%) Software Testing
10 19 (15.97%) QA
10 19 (15.97%) BPMN
11 18 (15.13%) Scrum
11 18 (15.13%) .NET
12 17 (14.29%) T-SQL
12 17 (14.29%) MS Office
12 17 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 16 (13.45%) Business Intelligence
13 16 (13.45%) Finance
14 15 (12.61%) Systems Analysis
14 15 (12.61%) Team Foundation Server
15 14 (11.76%) UML
16 13 (10.92%) Supplier Management
16 13 (10.92%) Project Management
16 13 (10.92%) Business Process Improvement
16 13 (10.92%) Enterprise Software
16 13 (10.92%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
17 12 (10.08%) SQL Server 2012

User Acceptance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 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 3 (2.52%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.68%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (1.68%) WorkSite
3 1 (0.84%) Confluence
3 1 (0.84%) IIS
Applications
1 24 (20.17%) MS Excel
2 17 (14.29%) MS Office
3 8 (6.72%) MS Visio
3 8 (6.72%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (3.36%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 9 (7.56%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.84%) PeopleSoft HRMS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.84%) VoIP
1 1 (0.84%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (18.49%) SQL Server
2 17 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 12 (10.08%) SQL Server 2012
4 11 (9.24%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 11 (9.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (3.36%) Oracle Database
6 3 (2.52%) Oracle Database 11g
7 2 (1.68%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (1.68%) IDOL
8 1 (0.84%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 15 (12.61%) Team Foundation Server
2 10 (8.40%) Selenium
3 5 (4.20%) QuickTest Pro
4 3 (2.52%) JIRA
4 3 (2.52%) Oracle APEX
5 2 (1.68%) JMeter
5 2 (1.68%) WebDriver
6 1 (0.84%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.84%) Selenium IDE
6 1 (0.84%) FitNesse
6 1 (0.84%) Visual Studio
General
1 16 (13.45%) Finance
2 6 (5.04%) Retail
3 5 (4.20%) Games
4 4 (3.36%) Legal
5 2 (1.68%) General Ledger
5 2 (1.68%) Marketing
6 1 (0.84%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.84%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.84%) Banking
Job Titles
1 48 (40.34%) Analyst
2 33 (27.73%) Business Analyst
3 17 (14.29%) Test Analyst
4 15 (12.61%) Tester
5 14 (11.76%) Developer
5 14 (11.76%) Software Tester
6 12 (10.08%) Test Manager
7 11 (9.24%) DBA
7 11 (9.24%) Development DBA
8 9 (7.56%) Senior Analyst
9 8 (6.72%) Project Manager
10 6 (5.04%) QA Analyst
10 6 (5.04%) Software Manager
10 6 (5.04%) Technical Manager
10 6 (5.04%) Senior Business Analyst
10 6 (5.04%) Technical Project Manager
11 5 (4.20%) Software Project Manager
12 4 (3.36%) Agile Business Analyst
12 4 (3.36%) Software Developer
13 3 (2.52%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (15.13%) .NET
2 11 (9.24%) .NET Framework
2 11 (9.24%) MDX
3 9 (7.56%) ASP.NET
4 7 (5.88%) ASP.NET MVC
4 7 (5.88%) Entity Framework
5 6 (5.04%) COM
5 6 (5.04%) NHibernate
6 5 (4.20%) XML
7 4 (3.36%) Hibernate
7 4 (3.36%) CSS
7 4 (3.36%) Grails
7 4 (3.36%) HTML
7 4 (3.36%) Spring
8 3 (2.52%) HTML5
9 2 (1.68%) WCF
9 2 (1.68%) Web Services
10 1 (0.84%) WinForms
10 1 (0.84%) Flash
10 1 (0.84%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 13 (10.92%) Enterprise Software
2 9 (7.56%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (1.68%) Client/Server
4 1 (0.84%) GIS
4 1 (0.84%) IVR
4 1 (0.84%) Mathematics
4 1 (0.84%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 8 (6.72%) Windows
2 4 (3.36%) Android
2 4 (3.36%) Apple iOS
3 1 (0.84%) Linux
3 1 (0.84%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (51.26%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (19.33%) Test Scripting
2 23 (19.33%) Waterfall
3 20 (16.81%) Test Strategy
3 20 (16.81%) Stakeholder Management
4 19 (15.97%) BPMN
4 19 (15.97%) Software Testing
5 18 (15.13%) Scrum
6 16 (13.45%) Business Intelligence
7 15 (12.61%) Systems Analysis
8 14 (11.76%) UML
9 13 (10.92%) Project Management
9 13 (10.92%) Supplier Management
9 13 (10.92%) Business Process Improvement
10 12 (10.08%) ETL
10 12 (10.08%) OO
11 11 (9.24%) Regression Testing
11 11 (9.24%) Disaster Recovery
11 11 (9.24%) Performance Testing
11 11 (9.24%) Change Data Capture
Programming Languages
1 42 (35.29%) SQL
2 17 (14.29%) T-SQL
3 10 (8.40%) C#
4 9 (7.56%) VB.NET
5 5 (4.20%) Java
6 4 (3.36%) JavaScript
6 4 (3.36%) Groovy
7 3 (2.52%) PL/SQL
8 1 (0.84%) C
Qualifications
1 26 (21.85%) ISEB
2 21 (17.65%) ISTQB
3 13 (10.92%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 7 (5.88%) Degree
5 1 (0.84%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (15.97%) QA
2 1 (0.84%) SLA
Systems Management
1 5 (4.20%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 30 (25.21%) Microsoft
2 5 (4.20%) Oracle
3 3 (2.52%) HP
4 1 (0.84%) Interwoven
4 1 (0.84%) Avaya
4 1 (0.84%) Mapinfo
4 1 (0.84%) PeopleSoft
4 1 (0.84%) SAP
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