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

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Rank 55 49 46
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -3
Permanent jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 5 13 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 1.08% 3.44% 4.32%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.30% 4.06% 5.54%
Number of salaries quoted 5 13 14
Average salary £57,500 £27,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+112.96% -16.92%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
385 320 361
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 82.97% 84.66% 77.97%
Number of salaries quoted 327 287 281
Average salary £42,500 £38,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.84% +2.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £43,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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
Salary Histogram in Leicester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing User Acceptance Testing across the Leicester region over the 3 months to 27 August 2014.

User Acceptance Testing Salary Histogram in Leicester

User Acceptance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, 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 8 (72.73%) SQL
2 7 (63.64%) ISEB
3 6 (54.55%) Finance
4 5 (45.45%) Test Scripting
4 5 (45.45%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 5 (45.45%) Oracle
4 5 (45.45%) SQL Server
5 4 (36.36%) Regression Testing
6 3 (27.27%) E-business
6 3 (27.27%) Data Security
6 3 (27.27%) Workflow
6 3 (27.27%) Oracle Workflow
6 3 (27.27%) QA
6 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (27.27%) Data Analysis
6 3 (27.27%) Test Automation
6 3 (27.27%) Data Reconciliation
6 3 (27.27%) Relational Database
6 3 (27.27%) Oracle BI EE
6 3 (27.27%) Oracle EBS R12
6 3 (27.27%) Test Strategy
6 3 (27.27%) Analytics
6 3 (27.27%) Oracle Reports
6 3 (27.27%) Informatica
6 3 (27.27%) PowerCenter
6 3 (27.27%) Internet
6 3 (27.27%) Shell Script
6 3 (27.27%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (27.27%) Data Modelling
6 3 (27.27%) ETL

User Acceptance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (27.27%) Oracle Workflow
2 2 (18.18%) Apache
2 2 (18.18%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 3 (27.27%) Oracle EBS R12
Communications & Networking
1 3 (27.27%) Internet
2 1 (9.09%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (45.45%) SQL Server
2 3 (27.27%) Oracle Reports
2 3 (27.27%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (27.27%) RDBMS
2 3 (27.27%) PowerCenter
2 3 (27.27%) Oracle BI EE
2 3 (27.27%) Relational Database
3 2 (18.18%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Toad
1 2 (18.18%) TestDirector
1 2 (18.18%) JIRA
2 1 (9.09%) Selenium
2 1 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (54.55%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (72.73%) Analyst
1 8 (72.73%) Test Analyst
2 3 (27.27%) Informatica Developer
2 3 (27.27%) OBIEE Developer
2 3 (27.27%) Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (18.18%) HTML
1 2 (18.18%) Web Services
1 2 (18.18%) XML
Operating Systems
1 2 (18.18%) Windows
1 2 (18.18%) Solaris
1 2 (18.18%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) Test Scripting
2 4 (36.36%) Regression Testing
3 3 (27.27%) E-business
3 3 (27.27%) Data Security
3 3 (27.27%) Workflow
3 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (27.27%) Data Analysis
3 3 (27.27%) Data Modelling
3 3 (27.27%) ETL
3 3 (27.27%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (27.27%) Test Automation
3 3 (27.27%) Test Strategy
3 3 (27.27%) Analytics
3 3 (27.27%) Data Reconciliation
4 2 (18.18%) User Stories
4 2 (18.18%) CRM
4 2 (18.18%) Test Management
4 2 (18.18%) Automated Testing
4 2 (18.18%) Business Analysis
4 2 (18.18%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (72.73%) SQL
2 3 (27.27%) Shell Script
3 2 (18.18%) Java
3 2 (18.18%) VBScript
3 2 (18.18%) VB
Qualifications
1 7 (63.64%) ISEB
2 5 (45.45%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (18.18%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (27.27%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (18.18%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (45.45%) Oracle
2 3 (27.27%) Informatica
3 2 (18.18%) VMware
3 2 (18.18%) JBoss
3 2 (18.18%) HP