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 31 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Rank 55 74 58
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -16
Permanent jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 2 5 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 0.47% 0.85% 2.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.60% 1.02% 2.93%
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 9
Average salary £33,500 £29,750 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.60% +32.22%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +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
334 490 341
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 77.67% 83.62% 77.15%
Number of salaries quoted 269 387 294
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,428 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,507 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.36% +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 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 31 March 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 (50.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (25.00%) Performance Management
2 1 (25.00%) Kanban
2 1 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (25.00%) RESTful
2 1 (25.00%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (25.00%) WebDriver
2 1 (25.00%) BDD
2 1 (25.00%) Test Strategy
2 1 (25.00%) SpecFlow
2 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (25.00%) MVC
2 1 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Publishing
2 1 (25.00%) Hibernate
2 1 (25.00%) Scrum
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) TDD
2 1 (25.00%) Spring
2 1 (25.00%) ISTQB
2 1 (25.00%) WebSphere
2 1 (25.00%) JIRA
2 1 (25.00%) QA
2 1 (25.00%) Selenium
2 1 (25.00%) C#
2 1 (25.00%) COBOL
2 1 (25.00%) Java
2 1 (25.00%) J2EE
2 1 (25.00%) DB2
2 1 (25.00%) Business Objects

User Acceptance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 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 1 (25.00%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) DB2
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Visual Studio
1 1 (25.00%) Eclipse
1 1 (25.00%) JIRA
1 1 (25.00%) Selenium
1 1 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (25.00%) WebDriver
1 1 (25.00%) SpecFlow
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
1 1 (25.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Java Developer
2 1 (25.00%) QA Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) COBOL Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Test Leader
2 1 (25.00%) Business Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) J2EE
1 1 (25.00%) Hibernate
1 1 (25.00%) Spring
1 1 (25.00%) RESTful
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (25.00%) Performance Management
2 1 (25.00%) Kanban
2 1 (25.00%) BDD
2 1 (25.00%) Test Strategy
2 1 (25.00%) Project Management
2 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (25.00%) MVC
2 1 (25.00%) Scrum
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) C#
1 1 (25.00%) COBOL
1 1 (25.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) ISEB
1 1 (25.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Business Objects
1 1 (25.00%) SAP
1 1 (25.00%) IBM
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft