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 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Rank 27 57 51
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -6
Permanent jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 27 5 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 6.41% 1.08% 3.21%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.98% 1.23% 3.74%
Number of salaries quoted 20 5 12
Average salary £34,836 £57,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-39.41% +76.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,950 £25,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £41,150 £57,500 £38,900
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%
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
387 407 321
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 91.92% 88.10% 85.83%
Number of salaries quoted 306 346 288
Average salary £39,000 £42,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.23% +11.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,841 £45,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 3 September 2015.

User Acceptance Testing Salary Histogram in Leicester

User Acceptance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 12 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (39.29%) QA
3 9 (32.14%) Test Scripting
3 9 (32.14%) .NET
3 9 (32.14%) Management Information System
4 8 (28.57%) SDLC
5 7 (25.00%) Performance Analysis
5 7 (25.00%) DevOps
5 7 (25.00%) Configuration Management
5 7 (25.00%) Internet
5 7 (25.00%) Quality Management
5 7 (25.00%) Service Delivery
5 7 (25.00%) Performance Management
5 7 (25.00%) OWASP
5 7 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 7 (25.00%) Change Control
5 7 (25.00%) Selenium
5 7 (25.00%) Software Testing
6 6 (21.43%) Business Development
6 6 (21.43%) Change Management
6 6 (21.43%) Regression Testing
6 6 (21.43%) E-Commerce
6 6 (21.43%) Java
7 5 (17.86%) SAP
7 5 (17.86%) HP UFT
7 5 (17.86%) Finance
7 5 (17.86%) JIRA
7 5 (17.86%) ISTQB
7 5 (17.86%) NUnit
7 5 (17.86%) V-Model

User Acceptance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (10.71%) CICS
Applications
1 2 (7.14%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 7 (25.00%) Internet
2 1 (3.57%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.57%) DB2
Development Applications
1 7 (25.00%) Selenium
2 5 (17.86%) HP UFT
2 5 (17.86%) NUnit
2 5 (17.86%) JIRA
3 3 (10.71%) Bugzilla
3 3 (10.71%) Zephyr
4 2 (7.14%) Visual Studio
4 2 (7.14%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (7.14%) WebDriver
4 2 (7.14%) SpecFlow
General
1 5 (17.86%) Finance
2 3 (10.71%) Retail
3 2 (7.14%) Marketing
3 2 (7.14%) Publishing
4 1 (3.57%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 13 (46.43%) Analyst
2 8 (28.57%) Test Analyst
3 7 (25.00%) Configuration Engineer
3 7 (25.00%) Senior Configuration Engineer
4 4 (14.29%) Test Manager
5 3 (10.71%) Coordinator
5 3 (10.71%) Analyst Programmer
5 3 (10.71%) Programmer
5 3 (10.71%) Test Coordinator
5 3 (10.71%) Analyst Developer
5 3 (10.71%) COBOL Analyst Programmer
5 3 (10.71%) COBOL Programmer
5 3 (10.71%) COBOL Developer
5 3 (10.71%) COBOL Analyst
5 3 (10.71%) Developer
5 3 (10.71%) Web Engineer
5 3 (10.71%) Senior Web Engineer
6 2 (7.14%) Business Systems Analyst
6 2 (7.14%) Systems Analyst
6 2 (7.14%) QA Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (32.14%) .NET
2 2 (7.14%) ASP.NET
2 2 (7.14%) XML
2 2 (7.14%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 9 (32.14%) Management Information System
2 3 (10.71%) Mainframe
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (32.14%) Test Scripting
3 8 (28.57%) SDLC
4 7 (25.00%) OWASP
4 7 (25.00%) Performance Analysis
4 7 (25.00%) DevOps
4 7 (25.00%) Performance Management
4 7 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 7 (25.00%) Change Control
4 7 (25.00%) Configuration Management
4 7 (25.00%) Quality Management
4 7 (25.00%) Service Delivery
4 7 (25.00%) Software Testing
5 6 (21.43%) Business Development
5 6 (21.43%) Change Management
5 6 (21.43%) Regression Testing
5 6 (21.43%) E-Commerce
6 5 (17.86%) System Integration Testing
6 5 (17.86%) Waterfall
6 5 (17.86%) V-Model
Programming Languages
1 6 (21.43%) Java
2 3 (10.71%) SQL
2 3 (10.71%) JCL
2 3 (10.71%) COBOL
3 2 (7.14%) C#
Qualifications
1 5 (17.86%) ISTQB
2 3 (10.71%) ISEB
3 2 (7.14%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (39.29%) QA
System Software
1 3 (10.71%) Time Sharing Option
Systems Management
1 1 (3.57%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (17.86%) SAP
2 3 (10.71%) IBM
3 2 (7.14%) Microsoft
4 1 (3.57%) HP