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 29 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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Rank 78 128 110
Rank change year-on-year
+50 -18
Permanent jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 161 47 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 3.30% 1.33% 1.97%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.96% 1.60% 2.48%
Number of salaries quoted 156 45 47
Average salary £35,000 £33,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.06% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,800 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
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
4064 2935 2786
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 83.26% 83.17% 79.55%
Number of salaries quoted 3222 2226 2314
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 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
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 29 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 29 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
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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 +13 100 £35,000 - 7
Halifax +6 23 £32,500 -32.29% 4
Huddersfield 0 8 £42,500 +97.67%
Wakefield - 7 £40,000 - 1
Bradford +4 5 £35,000 +7.69% 1
Elland - 5 £22,500 -
Pudsey +8 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 29 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.

1 152 (47.20%) Test Scripting
2 123 (38.20%) QA
3 115 (35.71%) SQL
4 84 (26.09%) Finance
4 84 (26.09%) Agile Software Development
5 83 (25.78%) Regression Testing
6 80 (24.84%) Project Management
7 78 (24.22%) SQL Server
8 63 (19.57%) .NET
9 59 (18.32%) ISEB
10 58 (18.01%) Microsoft
11 50 (15.53%) Software Testing
12 44 (13.66%) Stakeholder Management
13 39 (12.11%) JavaScript
14 38 (11.80%) C#
15 37 (11.49%) VB.NET
15 37 (11.49%) T-SQL
16 36 (11.18%) HP Quality Center
16 36 (11.18%) Automation Testing
17 35 (10.87%) ASP.NET
18 33 (10.25%) Scrum
18 33 (10.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
18 33 (10.25%) Test Strategy
19 31 (9.63%) Oracle
19 31 (9.63%) Business Intelligence
20 30 (9.32%) XML
20 30 (9.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
20 30 (9.32%) System Testing
21 29 (9.01%) Java
22 27 (8.39%) Web Services

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

For the 6 months to 29 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 6 (1.86%) Confluence
2 4 (1.24%) SAS
2 4 (1.24%) CMS
3 3 (0.93%) Apache
3 3 (0.93%) SharePoint
4 2 (0.62%) IIS
4 2 (0.62%) WordPress
5 1 (0.31%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.31%) Tuxedo
5 1 (0.31%) Oracle Workflow
5 1 (0.31%) WorkSite
Applications
1 13 (4.04%) MS Office
2 12 (3.73%) MS Excel
3 6 (1.86%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.31%) 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 (24.22%) SQL Server
2 33 (10.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 30 (9.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 19 (5.90%) SQL Server 2012
5 16 (4.97%) Oracle BI EE
6 11 (3.42%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 8 (2.48%) SQL Server 2008
8 7 (2.17%) Data Warehouse
9 4 (1.24%) DB2
9 4 (1.24%) MySQL
9 4 (1.24%) Relational Database
10 1 (0.31%) Oracle Reports
10 1 (0.31%) MS Access
10 1 (0.31%) Oracle Database 10g
10 1 (0.31%) SAP BI
10 1 (0.31%) IDOL
10 1 (0.31%) Oracle Database
10 1 (0.31%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 21 (6.52%) QuickTest Pro
2 11 (3.42%) Visual Studio
3 10 (3.11%) Selenium
4 8 (2.48%) Team Foundation Server
4 8 (2.48%) Eclipse
5 6 (1.86%) JIRA
5 6 (1.86%) MSTest
6 5 (1.55%) Moq
6 5 (1.55%) NUnit
7 4 (1.24%) Git (software)
7 4 (1.24%) Balsamiq Mockups
8 3 (0.93%) Subversion
9 1 (0.31%) ProC
9 1 (0.31%) Toad
9 1 (0.31%) JDeveloper
9 1 (0.31%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 1 (0.31%) Oracle Forms
9 1 (0.31%) JUnit
9 1 (0.31%) WebDriver
9 1 (0.31%) WATIR
General
1 84 (26.09%) Finance
2 20 (6.21%) Banking
3 11 (3.42%) Retail
4 4 (1.24%) Marketing
5 2 (0.62%) Legal
5 2 (0.62%) Front Office
6 1 (0.31%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.31%) Games
6 1 (0.31%) Billing
6 1 (0.31%) General Ledger
6 1 (0.31%) Retail Banking
6 1 (0.31%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 157 (48.76%) Analyst
2 88 (27.33%) Test Analyst
3 61 (18.94%) Developer
3 61 (18.94%) Test Engineer
4 34 (10.56%) QA Analyst
5 31 (9.63%) Business Analyst
6 28 (8.70%) Consultant
7 22 (6.83%) Support Analyst
8 20 (6.21%) Business Consultant
9 19 (5.90%) .NET Developer
10 17 (5.28%) SQL Developer
11 16 (4.97%) Systems Analyst
12 15 (4.66%) Test Manager
12 15 (4.66%) Senior Analyst
12 15 (4.66%) Senior Test Engineer
13 11 (3.42%) DBA
13 11 (3.42%) Development DBA
14 9 (2.80%) Agile Business Analyst
14 9 (2.80%) Senior Developer
14 9 (2.80%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 63 (19.57%) .NET
2 35 (10.87%) ASP.NET
3 30 (9.32%) XML
4 27 (8.39%) Web Services
5 18 (5.59%) HTML
6 17 (5.28%) MDX
7 16 (4.97%) ASP.NET MVC
7 16 (4.97%) CSS
7 16 (4.97%) SOAP
7 16 (4.97%) Middleware
8 14 (4.35%) .NET Framework
9 13 (4.04%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 11 (3.42%) jQuery
11 9 (2.80%) WPF
12 8 (2.48%) WCF
12 8 (2.48%) HTML5
13 6 (1.86%) Ajax
13 6 (1.86%) NHibernate
14 5 (1.55%) J2EE
14 5 (1.55%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 6 (1.86%) Open Source
2 5 (1.55%) Mainframe
3 4 (1.24%) VSAM
3 4 (1.24%) Data Extraction
3 4 (1.24%) Visualisation
4 3 (0.93%) iSeries
4 3 (0.93%) Data Protection Act
4 3 (0.93%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.31%) E-Learning
5 1 (0.31%) IVR
5 1 (0.31%) PDA
5 1 (0.31%) N-Tier
5 1 (0.31%) NHS
5 1 (0.31%) SCADA
5 1 (0.31%) Wiki
5 1 (0.31%) Blog
5 1 (0.31%) Social Media
5 1 (0.31%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 5 (1.55%) Windows
2 4 (1.24%) Linux
3 3 (0.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (0.62%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.31%) UNIX
5 1 (0.31%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.31%) MVS
5 1 (0.31%) Ubuntu
5 1 (0.31%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 152 (47.20%) Test Scripting
2 84 (26.09%) Agile Software Development
3 83 (25.78%) Regression Testing
4 80 (24.84%) Project Management
5 50 (15.53%) Software Testing
6 44 (13.66%) Stakeholder Management
7 36 (11.18%) Automation Testing
8 33 (10.25%) Test Strategy
8 33 (10.25%) Scrum
9 31 (9.63%) Business Intelligence
10 30 (9.32%) System Testing
11 26 (8.07%) ETL
12 23 (7.14%) Automated Testing
13 21 (6.52%) ITIL
14 20 (6.21%) Validation
14 20 (6.21%) Integration Testing
14 20 (6.21%) Waterfall
15 19 (5.90%) MVC
16 18 (5.59%) UML
16 18 (5.59%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 115 (35.71%) SQL
2 39 (12.11%) JavaScript
3 38 (11.80%) C#
4 37 (11.49%) T-SQL
4 37 (11.49%) VB.NET
5 29 (9.01%) Java
6 17 (5.28%) PowerShell
7 15 (4.66%) PHP
8 12 (3.73%) VB
9 9 (2.80%) VB6
10 8 (2.48%) PL/SQL
11 7 (2.17%) C++
12 5 (1.55%) X++
13 4 (1.24%) Ruby
13 4 (1.24%) Python
14 3 (0.93%) Perl
15 1 (0.31%) COBOL
15 1 (0.31%) C
15 1 (0.31%) ActionScript
15 1 (0.31%) VBA
Qualifications
1 59 (18.32%) ISEB
2 17 (5.28%) ITIL Certification
2 17 (5.28%) ISTQB
3 11 (3.42%) Degree
4 5 (1.55%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 3 (0.93%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 1 (0.31%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.31%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 123 (38.20%) QA
2 20 (6.21%) SLA
3 7 (2.17%) COBIT
4 1 (0.31%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (0.31%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 36 (11.18%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (0.93%) Puppet
3 1 (0.31%) Oracle EDQ
3 1 (0.31%) BladeLogic
Vendors
1 58 (18.01%) Microsoft
2 31 (9.63%) Oracle
3 16 (4.97%) Business Objects
3 16 (4.97%) MicroStrategy
4 6 (1.86%) VMware
4 6 (1.86%) Cisco
4 6 (1.86%) EMC
4 6 (1.86%) Citrix
5 3 (0.93%) IBM
6 2 (0.62%) SAP
6 2 (0.62%) Zend
6 2 (0.62%) Cognizant
7 1 (0.31%) Atlassian
7 1 (0.31%) EPiServer
7 1 (0.31%) DevExpress
7 1 (0.31%) Siemens
7 1 (0.31%) Micro Focus
7 1 (0.31%) Infragistics
7 1 (0.31%) Siebel
7 1 (0.31%) HP
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £23000 - £30000 per annum + package
Posted: 3 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £24000.00 - £28000.00 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
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £38,000 to £45,000 per annum 16% Pension + generous holidays
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
PlusNet plc
Salary: Excellent benefits package
Posted: 14 days ago
Wakefield
I4 Recruitment
Salary: £30k - 35k per year + competitive benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Leeds Building Society
Salary: £32,995 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago