The table below looks at the statistics for User Acceptance Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Sheffield region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited User Acceptance Testing over the 3 months to 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Rank 56 64 49
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -15
Permanent jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 20 10 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 2.61% 1.40% 1.73%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.94% 1.85% 2.06%
Number of salaries quoted 18 10 7
Average salary £34,250 £37,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.66% +2.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,600 £24,300 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £43,550 £46,750 £79,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%
User Acceptance Testing
South Yorkshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Sheffield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
681 540 436
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 88.79% 75.63% 83.69%
Number of salaries quoted 575 459 369
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -4.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £65,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%

User Acceptance Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

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

User Acceptance Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

User Acceptance Testing
Salary Trend in Sheffield

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

User Acceptance Testing Salary Trend in Sheffield

User Acceptance Testing
Salary Histogram in Sheffield

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing User Acceptance Testing across the Sheffield region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

User Acceptance Testing Salary Histogram in Sheffield

User Acceptance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Sheffield 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 24 (70.59%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (55.88%) E-Commerce
3 16 (47.06%) Test Scripting
4 15 (44.12%) ISEB
5 13 (38.24%) Software Testing
6 12 (35.29%) Web Testing
7 11 (32.35%) HP Quality Center
7 11 (32.35%) Scrum
7 11 (32.35%) UML
8 10 (29.41%) JIRA
8 10 (29.41%) Waterfall
8 10 (29.41%) Integration Testing
9 9 (26.47%) V-Model
10 8 (23.53%) Test Planning
10 8 (23.53%) HP
11 7 (20.59%) Mentoring
12 5 (14.71%) Windows
13 4 (11.76%) Project Management
13 4 (11.76%) Legal
13 4 (11.76%) SQL
13 4 (11.76%) ISTQB
13 4 (11.76%) WebSphere
13 4 (11.76%) ATG
13 4 (11.76%) Manual Testing
13 4 (11.76%) Test Management
14 3 (8.82%) Functional Testing
14 3 (8.82%) Banking
14 3 (8.82%) Automated Testing
14 3 (8.82%) FitNesse
14 3 (8.82%) Performance Testing

User Acceptance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Sheffield 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 4 (11.76%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (2.94%) MS Project
1 1 (2.94%) MS Excel
1 1 (2.94%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (2.94%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.94%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 10 (29.41%) JIRA
2 3 (8.82%) FitNesse
2 3 (8.82%) QuickTest Pro
3 2 (5.88%) LoadRunner
4 1 (2.94%) NetBeans
4 1 (2.94%) Subversion
4 1 (2.94%) Maven
4 1 (2.94%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (2.94%) Hudson
4 1 (2.94%) Jenkins
4 1 (2.94%) Visual Studio
4 1 (2.94%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (2.94%) Eclipse
General
1 4 (11.76%) Legal
2 3 (8.82%) Finance
2 3 (8.82%) Banking
3 1 (2.94%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 28 (82.35%) Analyst
2 24 (70.59%) Test Analyst
3 5 (14.71%) Tester
4 4 (11.76%) Test Manager
5 3 (8.82%) Business Systems Analyst
5 3 (8.82%) Systems Analyst
5 3 (8.82%) Test Team Leader
5 3 (8.82%) Business Analyst
5 3 (8.82%) Team Leader
5 3 (8.82%) Test Leader
6 2 (5.88%) Agile Test Analyst
6 2 (5.88%) UAT Analyst
6 2 (5.88%) UAT Test Analyst
6 2 (5.88%) Project Analyst
6 2 (5.88%) Senior Test Analyst
6 2 (5.88%) Software Tester
6 2 (5.88%) Senior Analyst
7 1 (2.94%) Developer
7 1 (2.94%) Java Developer
7 1 (2.94%) Change Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.94%) J2EE
1 1 (2.94%) Web Services
1 1 (2.94%) J2ME
1 1 (2.94%) Hibernate
1 1 (2.94%) Spring
1 1 (2.94%) JSF
1 1 (2.94%) iBATIS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.82%) Management Information System
2 2 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.94%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 5 (14.71%) Windows
2 1 (2.94%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (70.59%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (55.88%) E-Commerce
3 16 (47.06%) Test Scripting
4 13 (38.24%) Software Testing
5 12 (35.29%) Web Testing
6 11 (32.35%) Scrum
6 11 (32.35%) UML
7 10 (29.41%) Integration Testing
7 10 (29.41%) Waterfall
8 9 (26.47%) V-Model
9 8 (23.53%) Test Planning
10 7 (20.59%) Mentoring
11 4 (11.76%) Test Management
11 4 (11.76%) Manual Testing
11 4 (11.76%) Project Management
12 3 (8.82%) Change Management
12 3 (8.82%) Automated Testing
12 3 (8.82%) Performance Testing
12 3 (8.82%) Functional Testing
13 2 (5.88%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (11.76%) SQL
2 1 (2.94%) C#
2 1 (2.94%) Java
Qualifications
1 15 (44.12%) ISEB
2 4 (11.76%) ISTQB
3 1 (2.94%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.94%) QA
Systems Management
1 11 (32.35%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 8 (23.53%) HP
2 4 (11.76%) ATG
3 1 (2.94%) Oracle
3 1 (2.94%) SAP
3 1 (2.94%) Microsoft