The table below looks at the statistics for User Acceptance Testing skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited User Acceptance Testing over the 3 months to 27 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Rank 166 158 155
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -3
Permanent jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 2036 2151 2366
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 2.04% 2.01% 2.00%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.32% 2.33% 2.35%
Number of salaries quoted 1591 1771 1967
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
87668 92318 100837
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 87.86% 86.37% 85.33%
Number of salaries quoted 73071 74999 82059
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

User Acceptance Testing
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing User Acceptance Testing as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

User Acceptance Testing Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

User Acceptance Testing
Salary Trend

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

User Acceptance Testing Salary Trend in the UK

User Acceptance Testing
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing User Acceptance Testing over the 3 months to 27 May 2016 within the UK.

User Acceptance Testing Salary Histogram in the UK

User Acceptance Testing
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing User Acceptance Testing within the UK over the 3 months to 27 May 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -14 1878 £45,000 - 224
London -13 825 £50,000 -2.91% 90
South East +7 392 £42,500 -5.55% 36
West Midlands 0 163 £40,000 +6.66% 17
Yorkshire -19 142 £39,500 -1.25% 16
City of London -36 135 £50,000 -4.76% 30
East of England +39 129 £46,500 -2.10% 14
Scotland +20 107 £45,000 +18.42% 13
West Yorkshire -15 106 £40,000 - 12
Berkshire +20 89 £50,000 +1.01% 9
North West +33 88 £37,500 +1.35% 21
South West -14 83 £42,500 +6.25% 13
Surrey -13 82 £40,000 -4.76% 7
Glasgow +44 71 £45,000 +30.43% 6
Leeds 0 64 £41,250 +4.43% 7
Hertfordshire +36 61 £50,000 - 3
Buckinghamshire +20 54 £43,500 - 5
East Midlands -30 54 £37,500 +7.14% 8
Birmingham -7 53 £40,000 +3.89% 4
Hampshire -18 51 £45,000 +5.88% 8
Manchester +8 50 £37,500 - 14
Kent +35 47 £35,000 -17.64%
Edinburgh +1 40 £45,000 +18.42% 5
Oxfordshire +5 37 £37,500 +15.38% 2
Milton Keynes +24 34 £38,000 -12.64% 4
Staffordshire +12 30 £30,250 -28.40% 1
North Yorkshire +6 30 £37,500 -16.66% 1
Wimbledon - 30 £47,500 -
Bradford +7 28 £40,000 - 5
Reading -2 24 £55,000 +10.00% 1

User Acceptance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 May 2016, IT jobs citing User Acceptance Testing also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for User Acceptance Testing.

1 1564 (38.45%) Agile Software Development
2 1555 (38.23%) Finance
3 1179 (28.98%) SQL
4 835 (20.53%) QA
5 784 (19.27%) SDLC
6 722 (17.75%) ISEB
7 667 (16.40%) Microsoft
8 661 (16.25%) Business Analysis
9 643 (15.81%) Test Scripting
10 629 (15.46%) Degree
11 622 (15.29%) Project Management
12 587 (14.43%) Analytical Skills
13 550 (13.52%) Java
14 548 (13.47%) ISTQB
15 513 (12.61%) Scrum
16 496 (12.19%) Oracle
17 495 (12.17%) Regression Testing
18 482 (11.85%) Software Testing
19 481 (11.82%) Waterfall
20 464 (11.41%) Stakeholder Management
21 456 (11.21%) SQL Server
21 456 (11.21%) Selenium
22 439 (10.79%) Banking
23 437 (10.74%) Functional Testing
24 434 (10.67%) System Testing
25 408 (10.03%) JIRA
26 401 (9.86%) Windows
27 398 (9.78%) .NET
28 384 (9.44%) MS Excel
29 375 (9.22%) System Integration Testing

User Acceptance Testing
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 119 (2.93%) SharePoint
2 92 (2.26%) Confluence
3 82 (2.02%) CMS
4 76 (1.87%) Apache
5 70 (1.72%) IIS
6 64 (1.57%) JBoss
7 59 (1.45%) Tomcat
8 40 (0.98%) Alfresco
9 28 (0.69%) WebLogic
10 21 (0.52%) WebSphere
11 20 (0.49%) Skype for Business
12 18 (0.44%) Drupal
13 16 (0.39%) MS Exchange
14 15 (0.37%) Oracle Workflow
14 15 (0.37%) SAS
15 14 (0.34%) MQSeries
16 13 (0.32%) Node.js
17 12 (0.29%) SharePoint 2010
18 11 (0.27%) BizTalk Server
18 11 (0.27%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 384 (9.44%) MS Excel
2 285 (7.01%) MS Office
3 160 (3.93%) MS Visio
4 95 (2.34%) MS PowerPoint
5 70 (1.72%) MS Project
6 10 (0.25%) Spreadsheet
7 7 (0.17%) InfoPath
8 4 (0.098%) OmniGraffle
9 2 (0.049%) SPSS
10 1 (0.025%) InDesign
10 1 (0.025%) QuarkXPress
Business Applications
1 63 (1.55%) Dynamics CRM
2 57 (1.40%) Oracle EBS
3 52 (1.28%) Dynamics AX
4 41 (1.01%) Salesforce.com CRM
5 36 (0.88%) SAP FI
6 33 (0.81%) Oracle EBS R12
7 30 (0.74%) Oracle Financials
8 27 (0.66%) Oracle Payables
9 25 (0.61%) SAP CO
10 24 (0.59%) Markit EDM
10 24 (0.59%) Oracle Applications
10 24 (0.59%) Oracle Receivables
10 24 (0.59%) Remedy ITSM
11 22 (0.54%) SAP FI/CO
12 21 (0.52%) Dynamics NAV
13 20 (0.49%) SAP Oil and Gas
14 19 (0.47%) SAP HCM
15 18 (0.44%) Lorenzo
16 16 (0.39%) Salerio
17 13 (0.32%) Eagle PACE
Cloud Services
1 83 (2.04%) SaaS
2 36 (0.88%) Amazon AWS
3 34 (0.84%) Microsoft Azure
4 27 (0.66%) Force.com
5 25 (0.61%) Office 365
6 16 (0.39%) Cloud Computing
7 12 (0.29%) Taleo
8 10 (0.25%) Google Drive
9 6 (0.15%) GitHub
9 6 (0.15%) Yammer
10 4 (0.098%) Google Analytics
11 3 (0.074%) Amazon EC2
11 3 (0.074%) Amazon S3
11 3 (0.074%) IaaS
11 3 (0.074%) PaaS
11 3 (0.074%) Veeva
12 2 (0.049%) Adobe Analytics
12 2 (0.049%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 2 (0.049%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
13 1 (0.025%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 62 (1.52%) Internet
2 37 (0.91%) TCP/IP
3 36 (0.88%) Firewall
4 32 (0.79%) VoIP
5 28 (0.69%) DNS
6 27 (0.66%) HTTP
6 27 (0.66%) WAN
7 25 (0.61%) LAN
8 18 (0.44%) Intranet
8 18 (0.44%) SSL
9 17 (0.42%) SMTP
10 12 (0.29%) VLAN
11 11 (0.27%) 2G
11 11 (0.27%) 3G
11 11 (0.27%) 4G
12 10 (0.25%) VPN
13 9 (0.22%) BIG-IP
13 9 (0.22%) GSM
13 9 (0.22%) UMTS
13 9 (0.22%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 456 (11.21%) SQL Server
2 149 (3.66%) Data Warehouse
3 141 (3.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 120 (2.95%) Relational Database
5 118 (2.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 107 (2.63%) Oracle Database
7 88 (2.16%) BusinessObjects
8 80 (1.97%) SQL Server 2008
9 64 (1.57%) QlikView
10 61 (1.50%) Oracle Reports
11 57 (1.40%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 56 (1.38%) MySQL
12 56 (1.38%) SQL Server 2012
13 53 (1.30%) RDBMS
14 41 (1.01%) Big Data
15 36 (0.88%) SAP BI
16 33 (0.81%) SAP BW
17 30 (0.74%) DB2
18 26 (0.64%) Oracle Database 11g
19 25 (0.61%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 456 (11.21%) Selenium
2 408 (10.03%) JIRA
3 161 (3.96%) HP UFT
3 161 (3.96%) Jenkins
4 142 (3.49%) Cucumber
5 130 (3.20%) Team Foundation Server
6 125 (3.07%) WebDriver
7 94 (2.31%) Visual Studio
8 91 (2.24%) Maven
9 88 (2.16%) SpecFlow
10 82 (2.02%) Git (software)
11 78 (1.92%) Subversion
12 56 (1.38%) SoapUI
13 55 (1.35%) Balsamiq Mockups
14 52 (1.28%) JMeter
15 51 (1.25%) Artifactory
16 47 (1.16%) NUnit
17 40 (0.98%) LoadRunner
18 38 (0.93%) JUnit
19 37 (0.91%) Ant
General
1 1555 (38.23%) Finance
2 439 (10.79%) Banking
3 320 (7.87%) Retail
4 171 (4.20%) Telecoms
5 157 (3.86%) Marketing
6 112 (2.75%) Legal
7 103 (2.53%) Investment Banking
8 69 (1.70%) Back Office
9 68 (1.67%) Front Office
10 67 (1.65%) Manufacturing
11 65 (1.60%) Advertising
12 58 (1.43%) Law
13 50 (1.23%) Games
14 47 (1.16%) Financial Institution
15 38 (0.93%) Billing
16 26 (0.64%) Electronics
17 25 (0.61%) Publishing
18 18 (0.44%) Pharmaceutical
19 16 (0.39%) Retail Banking
20 14 (0.34%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 2027 (49.83%) Analyst
2 877 (21.56%) Business Analyst
3 711 (17.48%) Test Analyst
4 358 (8.80%) Developer
5 316 (7.77%) Tester
6 299 (7.35%) Consultant
7 267 (6.56%) Senior Analyst
8 207 (5.09%) Test Manager
9 202 (4.97%) Test Leader
10 167 (4.11%) Test Engineer
11 151 (3.71%) Financial Analyst
12 136 (3.34%) Project Manager
13 133 (3.27%) Support Analyst
14 125 (3.07%) UAT Analyst
15 123 (3.02%) Applications Support
16 119 (2.93%) Systems Analyst
17 115 (2.83%) Senior Test Analyst
17 115 (2.83%) Software Analyst
18 113 (2.78%) Technical Analyst
19 109 (2.68%) IT Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 398 (9.78%) .NET
2 274 (6.74%) XML
3 273 (6.71%) HTML
4 210 (5.16%) Web Services
5 171 (4.20%) CSS
6 113 (2.78%) ASP.NET
7 102 (2.51%) SOAP
8 93 (2.29%) Spring
9 90 (2.21%) Gherkin
10 82 (2.02%) jQuery
11 79 (1.94%) .NET Framework
12 76 (1.87%) Hibernate
13 67 (1.65%) RESTful
14 58 (1.43%) JSON
15 57 (1.40%) Middleware
16 55 (1.35%) J2EE
16 55 (1.35%) XHTML
17 48 (1.18%) HTML5
18 38 (0.93%) MDX
19 37 (0.91%) Spring Security
Miscellaneous
1 587 (14.43%) Analytical Skills
2 181 (4.45%) Management Information System
3 113 (2.78%) User Experience
4 111 (2.73%) Mobile App
5 108 (2.65%) Fixed Income
6 107 (2.63%) Computer Science
7 105 (2.58%) Derivative
8 100 (2.46%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 87 (2.14%) Client/Server
10 78 (1.92%) Equities
11 76 (1.87%) Mathematics
12 65 (1.60%) Credit Risk
13 56 (1.38%) Enterprise Software
14 53 (1.30%) Market Risk
15 52 (1.28%) Visualisation
16 48 (1.18%) Data Structures
17 44 (1.08%) AS400
18 42 (1.03%) OTC Derivatives
18 42 (1.03%) Statistics
19 37 (0.91%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 401 (9.86%) Windows
2 285 (7.01%) Linux
3 266 (6.54%) Unix
4 129 (3.17%) Windows Server
5 63 (1.55%) Android
6 62 (1.52%) Windows Server 2012
7 59 (1.45%) Windows Server 2008
8 47 (1.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 42 (1.03%) Solaris
10 40 (0.98%) Apple iOS
11 39 (0.96%) Windows 7
12 27 (0.66%) Windows Server 2003
13 25 (0.61%) Ubuntu
14 11 (0.27%) Windows 8
15 7 (0.17%) HPUX
15 7 (0.17%) Mac OS X
16 5 (0.12%) CentOS
16 5 (0.12%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
17 4 (0.098%) Windows 2000
17 4 (0.098%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 1564 (38.45%) Agile Software Development
2 784 (19.27%) SDLC
3 661 (16.25%) Business Analysis
4 643 (15.81%) Test Scripting
5 622 (15.29%) Project Management
6 513 (12.61%) Scrum
7 495 (12.17%) Regression Testing
8 482 (11.85%) Software Testing
9 481 (11.82%) Waterfall
10 464 (11.41%) Stakeholder Management
11 437 (10.74%) Functional Testing
12 434 (10.67%) System Testing
13 375 (9.22%) System Integration Testing
14 373 (9.17%) Test Strategy
15 366 (9.00%) Automated Testing
16 362 (8.90%) Business Intelligence
17 356 (8.75%) Integration Testing
18 325 (7.99%) Change Management
19 318 (7.82%) ITIL
20 281 (6.91%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 1179 (28.98%) SQL
2 550 (13.52%) Java
3 314 (7.72%) C#
4 220 (5.41%) JavaScript
5 143 (3.52%) PL/SQL
6 139 (3.42%) T-SQL
7 130 (3.20%) Python
8 101 (2.48%) Ruby
9 85 (2.09%) Perl
9 85 (2.09%) PowerShell
10 76 (1.87%) C++
11 75 (1.84%) C
12 73 (1.79%) Shell Script
13 72 (1.77%) PHP
14 71 (1.75%) Bash Shell
15 64 (1.57%) VB
16 55 (1.35%) VB.NET
17 51 (1.25%) VBA
18 31 (0.76%) ABAP
19 19 (0.47%) VB6
Qualifications
1 722 (17.75%) ISEB
2 629 (15.46%) Degree
3 548 (13.47%) ISTQB
4 232 (5.70%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 153 (3.76%) Security Cleared
6 85 (2.09%) PMI Certification
7 80 (1.97%) SC Cleared
8 71 (1.75%) PMP
9 38 (0.93%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
9 38 (0.93%) Microsoft Certification
10 33 (0.81%) IIBA
11 29 (0.71%) DV Cleared
12 28 (0.69%) ITIL Certification
13 25 (0.61%) PRINCE2 Certification
14 22 (0.54%) ISEB Practitioner
15 20 (0.49%) Cisco Certification
16 19 (0.47%) MCSE
17 13 (0.32%) ACCA
17 13 (0.32%) CIMA
18 12 (0.29%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 835 (20.53%) QA
2 87 (2.14%) SLA
3 76 (1.87%) Data Quality
4 37 (0.91%) MiFID
5 35 (0.86%) EMIR
6 26 (0.64%) FATCA
6 26 (0.64%) PCI DSS
7 18 (0.44%) SEPA
8 17 (0.42%) Solvency II
9 15 (0.37%) SDET
10 13 (0.32%) Basel III
11 10 (0.25%) ISO 8583
12 9 (0.22%) Dodd-Frank
13 8 (0.20%) CRD IV
13 8 (0.20%) ISO20022
14 7 (0.17%) COREP
15 6 (0.15%) FINREP
16 5 (0.12%) Basel II
16 5 (0.12%) UCITS
17 4 (0.098%) WAI
System Software
1 70 (1.72%) Active Directory
2 54 (1.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (0.44%) VMware ESXi
4 15 (0.37%) Hyper-V
4 15 (0.37%) Microsoft App-V
4 15 (0.37%) Oracle RAC
5 11 (0.27%) OpenSSH
5 11 (0.27%) XenApp
6 10 (0.25%) XenDesktop
7 9 (0.22%) vSphere
8 8 (0.20%) Cronacle
9 7 (0.17%) XenServer
10 4 (0.098%) Firmware
11 3 (0.074%) Docker
12 2 (0.049%) Citrix Presentation Server
12 2 (0.049%) Sendmail
13 1 (0.025%) DFS Replication
13 1 (0.025%) EMC RecoverPoint
13 1 (0.025%) Terminal Server
13 1 (0.025%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 133 (3.27%) HP Quality Center
2 48 (1.18%) Puppet
3 36 (0.88%) SCCM
4 34 (0.84%) Nagios
5 26 (0.64%) Opscode Chef
6 17 (0.42%) Zenoss
7 16 (0.39%) logstash
8 15 (0.37%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
9 12 (0.29%) Ansible
9 12 (0.29%) SCVMM
10 11 (0.27%) SCOM
10 11 (0.27%) vMotion
11 10 (0.25%) Netcool
12 9 (0.22%) Salt
13 8 (0.20%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
14 6 (0.15%) Control-M
15 5 (0.12%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
15 5 (0.12%) WSUS
16 4 (0.098%) Rundeck
16 4 (0.098%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 667 (16.40%) Microsoft
2 496 (12.19%) Oracle
3 291 (7.15%) SAP
4 164 (4.03%) HP
5 88 (2.16%) IBM
6 85 (2.09%) VMware
7 78 (1.92%) Salesforce.com
8 63 (1.55%) Red Hat
9 43 (1.06%) Cognos
9 43 (1.06%) ServiceNow
10 37 (0.91%) Citrix
11 35 (0.86%) Remedy
11 35 (0.86%) Tableau
12 34 (0.84%) Google
13 30 (0.74%) Informatica
14 29 (0.71%) Telerik
15 27 (0.66%) Bloomberg
16 26 (0.64%) Siebel
16 26 (0.64%) Sybase
17 25 (0.61%) Charles River
Chelmsford, Essex
Eames Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
University of Nottingham
Salary: £28,982 - 37,768 per year + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Wigan, Lancashire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £20k - 28k per year
Posted: 2 hours ago
Surrey
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Gloucestershire
Crimson Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Leicestershire
IT Retail People Ltd
Salary: Unspecified Excellent Package
Posted: 4 hours ago
Slough, Berkshire
TD Group
Salary: From £60,000 to £65,000 per annum Plus annual bonus, car, pension, hea
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £75000.00 - £90000.00 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 60,000 plus benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: UKP 65000 per year
Posted: 3 hours ago
Lincoln, Lincolnshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £28000 - £30000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £72000.00 - £85000.00 per annum + bonus
Posted: 1 hour ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum plus excellent additional benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Stirling, Stirlingshire
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £350 - £380 per day
Posted: 4 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Robert Walters
Salary: £27000 - £37000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum Great Bens and onsite facilities
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
HFG
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Bath, Avon
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £42000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bath, Avon
n-tier selection limited
Salary: £32000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Search Consultancy
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, healthcare
Posted: 1 hour ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: From £63,000 to £67,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
South East London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £33000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Central London / West End
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 70,000 plus excellent benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £36047.00 - £39180.90 per annum
Posted: Yesterday