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 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Rank 129 137 62
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -75
Permanent jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 41 40 110
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 1.20% 1.21% 3.74%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.35% 1.47% 4.51%
Number of salaries quoted 33 37 86
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £25,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £63,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +6.66%
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
3042 2730 2440
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 88.82% 82.65% 82.91%
Number of salaries quoted 2426 2104 2084
Average salary £42,500 £42,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.19% +12.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 26 January 2015.

User Acceptance Testing Salary Histogram in Leeds

User Acceptance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 52 (44.83%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (26.72%) Stakeholder Management
3 25 (21.55%) SQL
4 24 (20.69%) Microsoft
5 22 (18.97%) .NET
6 21 (18.10%) SQL Server
6 21 (18.10%) Waterfall
7 19 (16.38%) ISEB
8 18 (15.52%) MS Excel
8 18 (15.52%) Systems Analysis
8 18 (15.52%) BPMN
8 18 (15.52%) Team Foundation Server
9 17 (14.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 17 (14.66%) T-SQL
9 17 (14.66%) C#
10 16 (13.79%) ASP.NET
10 16 (13.79%) Supplier Management
10 16 (13.79%) ISTQB
10 16 (13.79%) Finance
10 16 (13.79%) System Testing
10 16 (13.79%) Business Process Improvement
11 15 (12.93%) Degree
11 15 (12.93%) VB.NET
12 13 (11.21%) User Stories
12 13 (11.21%) Enterprise Software
13 12 (10.34%) SQL Server 2012
13 12 (10.34%) UML
13 12 (10.34%) Business Intelligence
14 11 (9.48%) ETL
14 11 (9.48%) Disaster Recovery

User Acceptance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 2 (1.72%) IIS
1 2 (1.72%) SharePoint
1 2 (1.72%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (0.86%) Lync
Applications
1 18 (15.52%) MS Excel
2 7 (6.03%) MS Visio
3 6 (5.17%) MS Office
4 5 (4.31%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (1.72%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.86%) PeopleSoft HRMS
1 1 (0.86%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.86%) VoIP
1 1 (0.86%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (18.10%) SQL Server
2 17 (14.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 12 (10.34%) SQL Server 2012
4 11 (9.48%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 11 (9.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 5 (4.31%) Oracle Database
6 4 (3.45%) Oracle Database 11g
7 2 (1.72%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (0.86%) MySQL
8 1 (0.86%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 18 (15.52%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (5.17%) Selenium
3 4 (3.45%) Oracle APEX
4 2 (1.72%) JIRA
4 2 (1.72%) WebDriver
4 2 (1.72%) Eclipse
5 1 (0.86%) QuickTest Pro
5 1 (0.86%) JUnit
5 1 (0.86%) Visual Studio
5 1 (0.86%) FitNesse
5 1 (0.86%) TestNG
5 1 (0.86%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.86%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.86%) Selenium IDE
General
1 16 (13.79%) Finance
2 5 (4.31%) Games
3 4 (3.45%) Banking
3 4 (3.45%) Retail
4 2 (1.72%) Marketing
5 1 (0.86%) Legal
5 1 (0.86%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.86%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 53 (45.69%) Analyst
2 41 (35.34%) Business Analyst
3 20 (17.24%) Developer
4 12 (10.34%) Test Analyst
5 11 (9.48%) DBA
5 11 (9.48%) Development DBA
6 10 (8.62%) Senior Business Analyst
6 10 (8.62%) Senior Analyst
7 9 (7.76%) Test Manager
8 8 (6.90%) Tester
9 6 (5.17%) Senior Developer
10 5 (4.31%) Junior Developer
10 5 (4.31%) Junior
10 5 (4.31%) Test Leader
11 4 (3.45%) Consultant
11 4 (3.45%) Oracle Developer
12 3 (2.59%) .NET Developer
12 3 (2.59%) Business Consultant
12 3 (2.59%) PL/SQL Developer
12 3 (2.59%) Junior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (18.97%) .NET
2 16 (13.79%) ASP.NET
3 11 (9.48%) MDX
4 10 (8.62%) WCF
4 10 (8.62%) .NET Framework
5 8 (6.90%) WPF
6 7 (6.03%) ASP.NET MVC
6 7 (6.03%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 6 (5.17%) NHibernate
7 6 (5.17%) COM
8 2 (1.72%) Web Services
9 1 (0.86%) XML
9 1 (0.86%) LAMP
9 1 (0.86%) WinForms
9 1 (0.86%) CSS
9 1 (0.86%) HTML
9 1 (0.86%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 13 (11.21%) Enterprise Software
2 6 (5.17%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (0.86%) NHS
3 1 (0.86%) Blackberry
3 1 (0.86%) GIS
3 1 (0.86%) E-Learning
3 1 (0.86%) IVR
3 1 (0.86%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 4 (3.45%) Windows
2 2 (1.72%) Linux
3 1 (0.86%) Windows 7
3 1 (0.86%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (0.86%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (44.83%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (26.72%) Stakeholder Management
3 21 (18.10%) Waterfall
4 18 (15.52%) BPMN
4 18 (15.52%) Systems Analysis
5 16 (13.79%) System Testing
5 16 (13.79%) Business Process Improvement
5 16 (13.79%) Supplier Management
6 13 (11.21%) User Stories
7 12 (10.34%) UML
7 12 (10.34%) Business Intelligence
8 11 (9.48%) ETL
8 11 (9.48%) Scrum
8 11 (9.48%) Disaster Recovery
8 11 (9.48%) Change Data Capture
9 10 (8.62%) Time Management
9 10 (8.62%) Integration Testing
9 10 (8.62%) Test Management
10 9 (7.76%) Test Strategy
10 9 (7.76%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 25 (21.55%) SQL
2 17 (14.66%) T-SQL
2 17 (14.66%) C#
3 15 (12.93%) VB.NET
4 9 (7.76%) VB
5 8 (6.90%) VB6
6 4 (3.45%) PL/SQL
7 2 (1.72%) Java
8 1 (0.86%) JavaScript
8 1 (0.86%) PHP
Qualifications
1 19 (16.38%) ISEB
2 16 (13.79%) ISTQB
3 15 (12.93%) Degree
4 3 (2.59%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (0.86%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (9.48%) QA
2 1 (0.86%) SLA
Systems Management
1 3 (2.59%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 24 (20.69%) Microsoft
2 6 (5.17%) Oracle
3 1 (0.86%) PeopleSoft
3 1 (0.86%) SAP
3 1 (0.86%) HP
3 1 (0.86%) Avaya
3 1 (0.86%) Mapinfo
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