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 30 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Rank 61 68 44
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -24
Permanent jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 13 4 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 1.80% 0.61% 2.98%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.14% 0.87% 3.46%
Number of salaries quoted 12 4 17
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +20.48%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,750 £38,100 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,600 £50,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
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
607 461 491
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 84.07% 69.95% 85.99%
Number of salaries quoted 540 391 431
Average salary £40,000 £36,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.58% -2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,699
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +4.42%

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 30 July 2015.

User Acceptance Testing Salary Histogram in Sheffield

User Acceptance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 18 (58.06%) ISEB
2 17 (54.84%) Web Testing
3 14 (45.16%) Test Planning
3 14 (45.16%) Mentoring
3 14 (45.16%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (35.48%) Windows
5 10 (32.26%) Scrum
5 10 (32.26%) Legal
5 10 (32.26%) Manual Testing
6 9 (29.03%) SQL
6 9 (29.03%) E-Commerce
7 8 (25.81%) Software Testing
8 7 (22.58%) JIRA
8 7 (22.58%) Integration Testing
8 7 (22.58%) Test Scripting
8 7 (22.58%) HP Quality Center
9 6 (19.35%) HP
10 5 (16.13%) Finance
10 5 (16.13%) Test Management
11 4 (12.90%) Functional Testing
11 4 (12.90%) Performance Testing
11 4 (12.90%) FitNesse
11 4 (12.90%) Automated Testing
11 4 (12.90%) ISTQB
11 4 (12.90%) Degree
11 4 (12.90%) Banking
11 4 (12.90%) Regression Testing
11 4 (12.90%) HP UFT
11 4 (12.90%) LoadRunner
11 4 (12.90%) Test Automation

User Acceptance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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.

Business Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Dynamics NAV
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (9.68%) Relational Database
2 1 (3.23%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.23%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (3.23%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 7 (22.58%) JIRA
2 4 (12.90%) FitNesse
2 4 (12.90%) HP UFT
2 4 (12.90%) LoadRunner
3 1 (3.23%) NetBeans
3 1 (3.23%) Subversion
3 1 (3.23%) Maven
3 1 (3.23%) Hudson
3 1 (3.23%) Jenkins
3 1 (3.23%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (3.23%) Eclipse
General
1 10 (32.26%) Legal
2 5 (16.13%) Finance
3 4 (12.90%) Banking
4 2 (6.45%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 21 (67.74%) Analyst
2 20 (64.52%) Test Analyst
3 9 (29.03%) Test Leader
4 8 (25.81%) Senior Analyst
4 8 (25.81%) Senior Test Analyst
5 5 (16.13%) Team Leader
5 5 (16.13%) Tester
6 4 (12.90%) Test Manager
6 4 (12.90%) Test Team Leader
7 2 (6.45%) Software Tester
7 2 (6.45%) Software Quality Engineer
7 2 (6.45%) Quality Engineer
7 2 (6.45%) Software Engineer
8 1 (3.23%) Developer
8 1 (3.23%) Business Systems Analyst
8 1 (3.23%) Systems Analyst
8 1 (3.23%) Consultant
8 1 (3.23%) SAP Business Analyst
8 1 (3.23%) UAT Analyst
8 1 (3.23%) Software Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.23%) J2EE
1 1 (3.23%) Web Services
1 1 (3.23%) J2ME
1 1 (3.23%) Hibernate
1 1 (3.23%) Spring
1 1 (3.23%) JSF
1 1 (3.23%) iBATIS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.68%) Data Structures
2 1 (3.23%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 11 (35.48%) Windows
2 1 (3.23%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (54.84%) Web Testing
2 14 (45.16%) Test Planning
2 14 (45.16%) Mentoring
2 14 (45.16%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (32.26%) Scrum
3 10 (32.26%) Manual Testing
4 9 (29.03%) E-Commerce
5 8 (25.81%) Software Testing
6 7 (22.58%) Test Scripting
6 7 (22.58%) Integration Testing
7 5 (16.13%) Test Management
8 4 (12.90%) Functional Testing
8 4 (12.90%) Test Automation
8 4 (12.90%) Automated Testing
8 4 (12.90%) Performance Testing
8 4 (12.90%) Regression Testing
9 3 (9.68%) Project Management
9 3 (9.68%) UML
9 3 (9.68%) Waterfall
9 3 (9.68%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 9 (29.03%) SQL
2 1 (3.23%) Java
Qualifications
1 18 (58.06%) ISEB
2 4 (12.90%) ISTQB
2 4 (12.90%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.23%) QA
Systems Management
1 7 (22.58%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (19.35%) HP
2 1 (3.23%) Oracle
2 1 (3.23%) SAP
2 1 (3.23%) Microsoft