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 April 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 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Rank 93 69 113
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +44
Permanent jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 89 90 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 2.39% 3.25% 1.27%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.86% 4.01% 1.60%
Number of salaries quoted 81 54 27
Average salary £45,000 £36,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% +10.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,500 £27,100
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £39,900
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
3116 2244 1880
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 83.72% 81.01% 79.83%
Number of salaries quoted 2497 1789 1601
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -2.43%
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 April 2014.

User Acceptance Testing Salary Histogram in Leeds

User Acceptance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 37 (28.68%) Finance
1 37 (28.68%) Test Scripting
2 35 (27.13%) SQL
3 31 (24.03%) .NET
4 29 (22.48%) Scrum
5 28 (21.71%) Microsoft
6 25 (19.38%) Stakeholder Management
6 25 (19.38%) Agile Software Development
7 24 (18.60%) QA
8 23 (17.83%) ISEB
8 23 (17.83%) Java
9 22 (17.05%) SQL Server
10 21 (16.28%) ASP.NET
11 20 (15.50%) UML
11 20 (15.50%) C#
11 20 (15.50%) Business Analysis
12 19 (14.73%) Automation Testing
12 19 (14.73%) PHP
12 19 (14.73%) Oracle
13 16 (12.40%) PRINCE2
14 15 (11.63%) RUP
14 15 (11.63%) DSDM
15 14 (10.85%) MS Visio
16 13 (10.08%) OO
16 13 (10.08%) Waterfall
17 11 (8.53%) TDD
17 11 (8.53%) COBIT
17 11 (8.53%) RAD
17 11 (8.53%) ITIL
17 11 (8.53%) J2EE

User Acceptance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 3 (2.33%) Oracle Workflow
2 2 (1.55%) Confluence
2 2 (1.55%) Apache
3 1 (0.78%) CMS
3 1 (0.78%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.78%) Tuxedo
3 1 (0.78%) IIS
Applications
1 14 (10.85%) MS Visio
2 9 (6.98%) MS Office
3 5 (3.88%) MS Excel
4 3 (2.33%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (2.33%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.55%) Magento
3 1 (0.78%) SAP APO
Communications & Networking
1 9 (6.98%) SAN
2 1 (0.78%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (17.05%) SQL Server
2 8 (6.20%) SQL Server 2012
3 7 (5.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 6 (4.65%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (1.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (1.55%) Oracle Database
5 2 (1.55%) MySQL
5 2 (1.55%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (0.78%) SAP BI
6 1 (0.78%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (0.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 6 (4.65%) Selenium
2 5 (3.88%) MSTest
2 5 (3.88%) Moq
2 5 (3.88%) NUnit
3 3 (2.33%) Eclipse
3 3 (2.33%) Visual Studio
3 3 (2.33%) Git (software)
3 3 (2.33%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (1.55%) JIRA
4 2 (1.55%) Balsamiq Mockups
4 2 (1.55%) WebDriver
5 1 (0.78%) JDeveloper
5 1 (0.78%) Toad
5 1 (0.78%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (0.78%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 1 (0.78%) MSBuild
General
1 37 (28.68%) Finance
2 9 (6.98%) Banking
3 3 (2.33%) General Ledger
3 3 (2.33%) Retail
4 2 (1.55%) Games
5 1 (0.78%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.78%) Retail Banking
5 1 (0.78%) Marketing
5 1 (0.78%) Billing
Job Titles
1 68 (52.71%) Analyst
2 32 (24.81%) Test Analyst
3 23 (17.83%) Business Analyst
4 20 (15.50%) Consultant
5 13 (10.08%) Project Manager
6 11 (8.53%) Agile Business Analyst
7 8 (6.20%) Architect
7 8 (6.20%) Infrastructure Project Manager
7 8 (6.20%) Developer
7 8 (6.20%) Systems Analyst
7 8 (6.20%) Support Analyst
7 8 (6.20%) Business Consultant
7 8 (6.20%) Infrastructure Manager
8 7 (5.43%) DBA
8 7 (5.43%) Infrastructure Consultant
8 7 (5.43%) Banking Business Analyst
8 7 (5.43%) Development DBA
9 6 (4.65%) Project Consultant
9 6 (4.65%) Test Manager
10 5 (3.88%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (24.03%) .NET
2 21 (16.28%) ASP.NET
3 11 (8.53%) J2EE
4 8 (6.20%) Web Services
5 7 (5.43%) MDX
6 6 (4.65%) ASP.NET MVC
6 6 (4.65%) HTML
7 5 (3.88%) XML
7 5 (3.88%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 5 (3.88%) .NET Framework
7 5 (3.88%) NHibernate
8 4 (3.10%) CSS
9 3 (2.33%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 2 (1.55%) Ajax
10 2 (1.55%) jQuery
10 2 (1.55%) WCF
10 2 (1.55%) WPF
10 2 (1.55%) Apache Flex
10 2 (1.55%) HTML5
10 2 (1.55%) SVG
Miscellaneous
1 2 (1.55%) Open Source
1 2 (1.55%) Visualisation
1 2 (1.55%) Management Information System
2 1 (0.78%) Mainframe
2 1 (0.78%) IVR
2 1 (0.78%) iSeries
2 1 (0.78%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (0.78%) SCADA
2 1 (0.78%) Chemistry
2 1 (0.78%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 4 (3.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 4 (3.10%) Linux
2 1 (0.78%) UNIX
2 1 (0.78%) Windows
2 1 (0.78%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (28.68%) Test Scripting
2 29 (22.48%) Scrum
3 25 (19.38%) Stakeholder Management
3 25 (19.38%) Agile Software Development
4 20 (15.50%) UML
4 20 (15.50%) Business Analysis
5 19 (14.73%) Automation Testing
6 16 (12.40%) PRINCE2
7 15 (11.63%) RUP
7 15 (11.63%) DSDM
8 13 (10.08%) OO
8 13 (10.08%) Waterfall
9 11 (8.53%) TDD
9 11 (8.53%) RAD
9 11 (8.53%) ITIL
10 10 (7.75%) Business Intelligence
11 9 (6.98%) System Testing
12 8 (6.20%) Project Management
12 8 (6.20%) MVC
13 7 (5.43%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 35 (27.13%) SQL
2 23 (17.83%) Java
3 20 (15.50%) C#
4 19 (14.73%) PHP
5 10 (7.75%) JavaScript
6 8 (6.20%) PL/SQL
7 7 (5.43%) T-SQL
8 5 (3.88%) Ruby
9 4 (3.10%) VB6
9 4 (3.10%) VB
9 4 (3.10%) VB.NET
9 4 (3.10%) Python
10 3 (2.33%) Perl
11 2 (1.55%) C++
12 1 (0.78%) COBOL
12 1 (0.78%) VBScript
12 1 (0.78%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 23 (17.83%) ISEB
2 9 (6.98%) ISTQB
3 7 (5.43%) ITIL Certification
3 7 (5.43%) Degree
4 1 (0.78%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.78%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (18.60%) QA
2 11 (8.53%) COBIT
3 8 (6.20%) SLA
4 3 (2.33%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (0.78%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (2.33%) Puppet
1 3 (2.33%) Oracle EDQ
2 2 (1.55%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.78%) BladeLogic
Vendors
1 28 (21.71%) Microsoft
2 19 (14.73%) Oracle
3 10 (7.75%) Citrix
3 10 (7.75%) VMware
4 9 (6.98%) Cisco
4 9 (6.98%) EMC
5 3 (2.33%) Siebel
6 2 (1.55%) Zend
6 2 (1.55%) SAP
6 2 (1.55%) Cognizant
7 1 (0.78%) IBM
7 1 (0.78%) Infragistics
7 1 (0.78%) Siemens
7 1 (0.78%) Red Hat
7 1 (0.78%) Micro Focus
7 1 (0.78%) DevExpress
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