The first table below looks at the demand for User Acceptance Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited User Acceptance Testing over the 3 months to 22 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 West Yorkshire region.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Rank 75 125 106
Rank change year-on-year
+50 -19
Permanent jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 160 47 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 3.33% 1.34% 2.04%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.01% 1.62% 2.57%
Number of salaries quoted 155 45 47
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Processes & Methodologies Category
West Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
3992 2902 2726
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 83.20% 82.51% 79.57%
Number of salaries quoted 3168 2190 2262
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
User Acceptance Testing
Yorkshire

User Acceptance Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

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

User Acceptance Testing Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

User Acceptance Testing
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

User Acceptance Testing Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

User Acceptance Testing
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing User Acceptance Testing across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 22 July 2014.

User Acceptance Testing Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

User Acceptance Testing
Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing User Acceptance Testing within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 22 July 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds +19 98 £35,000 +8.52% 7
Halifax +6 23 £32,500 -32.98% 5
Huddersfield -1 8 £42,500 +97.67% 1
Wakefield - 7 £40,000 - 1
Elland - 6 £22,500 -
Bradford +3 5 £35,000 +7.69%
Pudsey +7 1 £34,000 -28.42%
User Acceptance Testing
Yorkshire

User Acceptance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire 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.

1 150 (46.44%) Test Scripting
2 123 (38.08%) QA
3 113 (34.98%) SQL
4 89 (27.55%) Agile Software Development
5 85 (26.32%) Finance
6 84 (26.01%) Regression Testing
7 83 (25.70%) Project Management
8 78 (24.15%) SQL Server
9 66 (20.43%) .NET
10 57 (17.65%) Microsoft
11 56 (17.34%) ISEB
12 53 (16.41%) Software Testing
13 42 (13.00%) Stakeholder Management
14 40 (12.38%) C#
14 40 (12.38%) HP Quality Center
15 39 (12.07%) JavaScript
16 37 (11.46%) VB.NET
16 37 (11.46%) T-SQL
17 36 (11.15%) ASP.NET
18 34 (10.53%) Oracle
18 34 (10.53%) Scrum
18 34 (10.53%) Automation Testing
19 33 (10.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
20 31 (9.60%) Business Intelligence
20 31 (9.60%) Test Strategy
21 30 (9.29%) XML
22 29 (8.98%) Java
22 29 (8.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
22 29 (8.98%) System Testing
23 28 (8.67%) Web Services

User Acceptance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 5 (1.55%) Confluence
2 4 (1.24%) SAS
2 4 (1.24%) CMS
3 3 (0.93%) Oracle Workflow
3 3 (0.93%) SharePoint
3 3 (0.93%) Apache
3 3 (0.93%) IIS
4 2 (0.62%) WordPress
5 1 (0.31%) WorkSite
5 1 (0.31%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.31%) Tuxedo
Applications
1 14 (4.33%) MS Office
1 14 (4.33%) MS Excel
2 9 (2.79%) MS Visio
3 3 (0.93%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (1.55%) Dynamics CRM
1 5 (1.55%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (0.62%) Magento
3 1 (0.31%) SAP APO
Communications & Networking
1 6 (1.86%) SAN
2 1 (0.31%) Intranet
2 1 (0.31%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 78 (24.15%) SQL Server
2 33 (10.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 29 (8.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 19 (5.88%) SQL Server 2012
5 15 (4.64%) Oracle BI EE
6 11 (3.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 8 (2.48%) SQL Server 2008
8 7 (2.17%) Data Warehouse
9 4 (1.24%) Relational Database
9 4 (1.24%) MySQL
9 4 (1.24%) DB2
10 1 (0.31%) SQL Server 2005
10 1 (0.31%) Oracle Reports
10 1 (0.31%) MS Access
10 1 (0.31%) IDOL
10 1 (0.31%) SAP BI
10 1 (0.31%) Oracle Database 10g
10 1 (0.31%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 24 (7.43%) QuickTest Pro
2 11 (3.41%) Visual Studio
3 10 (3.10%) Selenium
4 8 (2.48%) Team Foundation Server
5 7 (2.17%) Eclipse
6 6 (1.86%) MSTest
7 5 (1.55%) JIRA
7 5 (1.55%) NUnit
7 5 (1.55%) Moq
8 4 (1.24%) Balsamiq Mockups
9 3 (0.93%) Subversion
9 3 (0.93%) Git (software)
10 1 (0.31%) WATIR
10 1 (0.31%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 1 (0.31%) Oracle Forms
10 1 (0.31%) Toad
10 1 (0.31%) ProC
10 1 (0.31%) JDeveloper
10 1 (0.31%) MSBuild
10 1 (0.31%) Eclipse RCP
General
1 85 (26.32%) Finance
2 19 (5.88%) Banking
3 11 (3.41%) Retail
4 4 (1.24%) Marketing
5 2 (0.62%) Front Office
5 2 (0.62%) General Ledger
6 1 (0.31%) Retail Banking
6 1 (0.31%) Billing
6 1 (0.31%) Legal
6 1 (0.31%) Games
6 1 (0.31%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.31%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 159 (49.23%) Analyst
2 89 (27.55%) Test Analyst
3 64 (19.81%) Test Engineer
4 60 (18.58%) Developer
5 37 (11.46%) QA Analyst
6 32 (9.91%) Business Analyst
7 28 (8.67%) Consultant
8 22 (6.81%) Support Analyst
9 19 (5.88%) Business Consultant
9 19 (5.88%) .NET Developer
10 17 (5.26%) Systems Analyst
11 16 (4.95%) SQL Developer
12 15 (4.64%) Senior Test Engineer
13 13 (4.02%) Test Manager
13 13 (4.02%) Senior Analyst
14 11 (3.41%) Development DBA
14 11 (3.41%) DBA
15 10 (3.10%) Agile Business Analyst
16 9 (2.79%) Senior Developer
16 9 (2.79%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 66 (20.43%) .NET
2 36 (11.15%) ASP.NET
3 30 (9.29%) XML
4 28 (8.67%) Web Services
5 18 (5.57%) HTML
6 17 (5.26%) MDX
7 16 (4.95%) CSS
7 16 (4.95%) ASP.NET MVC
8 15 (4.64%) SOAP
8 15 (4.64%) Middleware
8 15 (4.64%) .NET Framework
9 13 (4.02%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 11 (3.41%) jQuery
11 9 (2.79%) WPF
12 8 (2.48%) HTML5
12 8 (2.48%) WCF
13 7 (2.17%) Ajax
14 6 (1.86%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
14 6 (1.86%) J2EE
14 6 (1.86%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 6 (1.86%) Open Source
2 5 (1.55%) Mainframe
3 4 (1.24%) Visualisation
3 4 (1.24%) Data Extraction
3 4 (1.24%) Management Information System
3 4 (1.24%) VSAM
4 3 (0.93%) Data Protection Act
4 3 (0.93%) iSeries
5 1 (0.31%) PDA
5 1 (0.31%) SCADA
5 1 (0.31%) Wiki
5 1 (0.31%) Blog
5 1 (0.31%) IVR
5 1 (0.31%) E-Learning
5 1 (0.31%) N-Tier
5 1 (0.31%) NHS
5 1 (0.31%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.31%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 4 (1.24%) Windows
2 3 (0.93%) Linux
2 3 (0.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (0.62%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (0.31%) UNIX
4 1 (0.31%) MVS
4 1 (0.31%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 150 (46.44%) Test Scripting
2 89 (27.55%) Agile Software Development
3 84 (26.01%) Regression Testing
4 83 (25.70%) Project Management
5 53 (16.41%) Software Testing
6 42 (13.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 34 (10.53%) Scrum
7 34 (10.53%) Automation Testing
8 31 (9.60%) Business Intelligence
8 31 (9.60%) Test Strategy
9 29 (8.98%) System Testing
10 25 (7.74%) ETL
11 23 (7.12%) Automated Testing
12 21 (6.50%) ITIL
12 21 (6.50%) Waterfall
13 20 (6.19%) UML
14 19 (5.88%) MVC
14 19 (5.88%) SOA
14 19 (5.88%) Validation
14 19 (5.88%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 113 (34.98%) SQL
2 40 (12.38%) C#
3 39 (12.07%) JavaScript
4 37 (11.46%) VB.NET
4 37 (11.46%) T-SQL
5 29 (8.98%) Java
6 16 (4.95%) PHP
6 16 (4.95%) PowerShell
7 13 (4.02%) VB
8 9 (2.79%) VB6
9 8 (2.48%) PL/SQL
10 7 (2.17%) C++
11 5 (1.55%) X++
12 4 (1.24%) Python
12 4 (1.24%) Ruby
13 3 (0.93%) Perl
14 1 (0.31%) COBOL
14 1 (0.31%) C
14 1 (0.31%) ActionScript
14 1 (0.31%) VBA
Qualifications
1 56 (17.34%) ISEB
2 17 (5.26%) ITIL Certification
3 15 (4.64%) ISTQB
4 11 (3.41%) Degree
5 5 (1.55%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 3 (0.93%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
7 1 (0.31%) ISEB Practitioner
7 1 (0.31%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.31%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 123 (38.08%) QA
2 20 (6.19%) SLA
3 7 (2.17%) COBIT
4 3 (0.93%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (0.31%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 40 (12.38%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (0.93%) Oracle EDQ
2 3 (0.93%) Puppet
3 1 (0.31%) BladeLogic
Vendors
1 57 (17.65%) Microsoft
2 34 (10.53%) Oracle
3 15 (4.64%) Business Objects
3 15 (4.64%) MicroStrategy
4 6 (1.86%) Citrix
4 6 (1.86%) EMC
4 6 (1.86%) Cisco
4 6 (1.86%) VMware
5 3 (0.93%) Siebel
5 3 (0.93%) IBM
6 2 (0.62%) Cognizant
6 2 (0.62%) SAP
6 2 (0.62%) Zend
7 1 (0.31%) Infragistics
7 1 (0.31%) Micro Focus
7 1 (0.31%) HP
7 1 (0.31%) Siemens
7 1 (0.31%) EPiServer
7 1 (0.31%) DevExpress
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £40000 to £50000 per annum - excellent benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £40000 - £46000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Halifax, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum +bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
PlusNet plc
Salary: Excellent benefits package
Posted: 7 days ago
Wakefield
I4 Recruitment
Salary: £30k - 35k per year + competitive benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Leeds Building Society
Salary: £32,995 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago