The table below looks at the statistics for User Acceptance Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leicester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited User Acceptance Testing over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Rank 58 66 56
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -10
Permanent jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 1 8 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 0.23% 1.41% 3.05%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.31% 1.68% 3.87%
Number of salaries quoted 1 8 11
Average salary £17,000 £30,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-44.26% -6.15%
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +3.89%
User Acceptance Testing
Leicestershire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Leicester region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Leicester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
324 476 310
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 76.06% 83.95% 78.88%
Number of salaries quoted 269 405 266
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £29,610 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,485 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +6.25%

User Acceptance Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing User Acceptance Testing across the Leicester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

User Acceptance Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

User Acceptance Testing
Salary Trend in Leicester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing User Acceptance Testing across the Leicester region.

User Acceptance Testing Salary Trend in Leicester

User Acceptance Testing
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Leicester 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 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) TDD
2 1 (33.33%) JIRA
2 1 (33.33%) QA
2 1 (33.33%) Selenium
2 1 (33.33%) Unit Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Test Scripting
2 1 (33.33%) Kanban
2 1 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (33.33%) RESTful
2 1 (33.33%) WebDriver
2 1 (33.33%) BDD
2 1 (33.33%) SpecFlow
2 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
2 1 (33.33%) Regression Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Publishing
2 1 (33.33%) Scrum
2 1 (33.33%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) .NET
2 1 (33.33%) Business Objects
2 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio
2 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft

User Acceptance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Leicester 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.

Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) JIRA
1 1 (33.33%) Selenium
1 1 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (33.33%) WebDriver
1 1 (33.33%) SpecFlow
1 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
1 1 (33.33%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) QA Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Trainee Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Trainee Test Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Trainee
2 1 (33.33%) Software Test Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Test Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) RESTful
1 1 (33.33%) .NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) TDD
2 1 (33.33%) Unit Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Test Scripting
2 1 (33.33%) Kanban
2 1 (33.33%) BDD
2 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
2 1 (33.33%) Regression Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) C#
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Business Objects
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft