The first table below looks at the demand 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 28 July 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 Leicester region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Rank 57 43 51
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +8
Permanent jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 5 16 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 0.91% 4.32% 3.40%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.12% 5.30% 4.47%
Number of salaries quoted 5 16 10
Average salary £26,000 £37,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-29.72% +13.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,000 £27,835
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £38,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Leicester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
447 302 358
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 81.57% 81.62% 76.17%
Number of salaries quoted 384 258 285
Average salary £41,500 £38,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.21% +2.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
User Acceptance Testing
Leicestershire

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 28 July 2014.

User Acceptance Testing Salary Histogram in Leicester

User Acceptance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 7 (58.33%) ISEB
1 7 (58.33%) SQL
2 6 (50.00%) Finance
3 5 (41.67%) Test Scripting
3 5 (41.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 5 (41.67%) Oracle
4 4 (33.33%) SQL Server
5 3 (25.00%) Test Automation
5 3 (25.00%) Test Strategy
5 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (25.00%) QA
6 2 (16.67%) Test Management
6 2 (16.67%) Business Analysis
6 2 (16.67%) Software Testing
6 2 (16.67%) ISTQB
6 2 (16.67%) JIRA
6 2 (16.67%) Data Analysis
6 2 (16.67%) Automated Testing
6 2 (16.67%) Oracle Workflow
6 2 (16.67%) VMware
6 2 (16.67%) Analytics
6 2 (16.67%) User Stories
6 2 (16.67%) Data Reconciliation
6 2 (16.67%) Relational Database
6 2 (16.67%) Oracle BI EE
6 2 (16.67%) Oracle EBS R12
6 2 (16.67%) HP Quality Center
6 2 (16.67%) HTML
6 2 (16.67%) Java
6 2 (16.67%) VBScript

User Acceptance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 2 (16.67%) Oracle Workflow
1 2 (16.67%) Apache
1 2 (16.67%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Oracle EBS R12
Communications & Networking
1 2 (16.67%) Internet
2 1 (8.33%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 2 (16.67%) Relational Database
2 2 (16.67%) Oracle BI EE
2 2 (16.67%) MySQL
2 2 (16.67%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (16.67%) RDBMS
2 2 (16.67%) PowerCenter
3 1 (8.33%) Data Mart
Development Applications
1 2 (16.67%) JIRA
1 2 (16.67%) Toad
1 2 (16.67%) TestDirector
2 1 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (8.33%) Selenium
General
1 6 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (66.67%) Analyst
1 8 (66.67%) Test Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) Informatica Developer
2 2 (16.67%) OBIEE Developer
2 2 (16.67%) Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) Support Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Graduate
3 1 (8.33%) Business Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) Business Objects Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (16.67%) HTML
1 2 (16.67%) Web Services
1 2 (16.67%) XML
Operating Systems
1 2 (16.67%) Windows
1 2 (16.67%) Solaris
1 2 (16.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) Test Scripting
2 3 (25.00%) Test Automation
2 3 (25.00%) Test Strategy
2 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (16.67%) Test Management
3 2 (16.67%) Business Analysis
3 2 (16.67%) Software Testing
3 2 (16.67%) Data Analysis
3 2 (16.67%) Automated Testing
3 2 (16.67%) Analytics
3 2 (16.67%) User Stories
3 2 (16.67%) Data Reconciliation
3 2 (16.67%) CRM
3 2 (16.67%) Data Modelling
3 2 (16.67%) ETL
3 2 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (16.67%) Regression Testing
3 2 (16.67%) E-business
3 2 (16.67%) Data Security
3 2 (16.67%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 7 (58.33%) SQL
2 2 (16.67%) Java
2 2 (16.67%) VBScript
2 2 (16.67%) VB
2 2 (16.67%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 7 (58.33%) ISEB
2 5 (41.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (16.67%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (25.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (16.67%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (41.67%) Oracle
2 2 (16.67%) VMware
2 2 (16.67%) JBoss
2 2 (16.67%) HP
2 2 (16.67%) Informatica
3 1 (8.33%) Business Objects