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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Rank 82 91 113
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +22
Permanent jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 164 98 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 3.19% 2.52% 1.59%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.88% 3.18% 2.06%
Number of salaries quoted 155 58 52
Average salary £35,000 £38,750 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.67% +19.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,100 £27,500 £26,450
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £44,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
Processes & Methodologies Category
West Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4228 3078 2821
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 82.32% 79.17% 77.18%
Number of salaries quoted 3408 2428 2359
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +2.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Leeds -24 89 £45,000 +16.12% 7
Halifax +25 49 £30,000 -38.14% 3
Huddersfield - 6 £42,500 - 1
Bradford +5 4 £47,500 +79.24%
Elland - 4 £22,500 - 1
Wakefield - 1 - -
User Acceptance Testing
Yorkshire

User Acceptance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 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.

1 120 (49.59%) Test Scripting
2 112 (46.28%) QA
3 72 (29.75%) Agile Software Development
4 69 (28.51%) Finance
5 64 (26.45%) Project Management
5 64 (26.45%) Software Testing
6 61 (25.21%) Regression Testing
7 58 (23.97%) SQL
7 58 (23.97%) .NET
8 48 (19.83%) HP Quality Center
9 45 (18.60%) SQL Server
10 42 (17.36%) Microsoft
11 39 (16.12%) Stakeholder Management
11 39 (16.12%) Test Strategy
12 35 (14.46%) ISEB
13 34 (14.05%) Scrum
14 32 (13.22%) QuickTest Pro
15 31 (12.81%) ASP.NET
16 30 (12.40%) C#
17 25 (10.33%) UML
18 23 (9.50%) Oracle
19 22 (9.09%) Java
20 21 (8.68%) Automation Testing
21 20 (8.26%) T-SQL
21 20 (8.26%) VB.NET
21 20 (8.26%) Business Analysis
21 20 (8.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
22 19 (7.85%) OO
23 18 (7.44%) PHP
23 18 (7.44%) MVC

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

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 3 (1.24%) Oracle Workflow
2 2 (0.83%) Confluence
2 2 (0.83%) Apache
2 2 (0.83%) IIS
3 1 (0.41%) Tuxedo
3 1 (0.41%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.41%) CMS
Applications
1 17 (7.02%) MS Office
2 14 (5.79%) MS Visio
3 12 (4.96%) MS Excel
4 3 (1.24%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (1.24%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.83%) Magento
3 1 (0.41%) SAP APO
Communications & Networking
1 9 (3.72%) SAN
2 4 (1.65%) Intranet
3 1 (0.41%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (18.60%) SQL Server
2 20 (8.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 12 (4.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 8 (3.31%) SQL Server 2012
5 6 (2.48%) SQL Server 2005
5 6 (2.48%) SQL Server 2008
5 6 (2.48%) Oracle BI EE
5 6 (2.48%) MS Access
6 3 (1.24%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (0.83%) Oracle Database 10g
7 2 (0.83%) MySQL
7 2 (0.83%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.41%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (0.41%) SAP BI
8 1 (0.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 32 (13.22%) QuickTest Pro
2 9 (3.72%) Visual Studio
3 6 (2.48%) Ranorex
3 6 (2.48%) Selenium
4 5 (2.07%) Moq
4 5 (2.07%) MSTest
4 5 (2.07%) NUnit
5 4 (1.65%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (1.24%) Eclipse
7 2 (0.83%) WebDriver
7 2 (0.83%) Balsamiq Mockups
7 2 (0.83%) Git (software)
7 2 (0.83%) JIRA
8 1 (0.41%) MSBuild
8 1 (0.41%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 1 (0.41%) Oracle Forms
8 1 (0.41%) JDeveloper
8 1 (0.41%) Toad
General
1 69 (28.51%) Finance
2 10 (4.13%) Banking
3 4 (1.65%) Retail
4 3 (1.24%) General Ledger
5 2 (0.83%) Retail Banking
5 2 (0.83%) Games
6 1 (0.41%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.41%) Marketing
6 1 (0.41%) Billing
Job Titles
1 131 (54.13%) Analyst
2 80 (33.06%) Test Analyst
3 53 (21.90%) Test Engineer
4 45 (18.60%) QA Analyst
5 31 (12.81%) Business Analyst
6 25 (10.33%) Test Manager
7 24 (9.92%) Developer
8 20 (8.26%) Consultant
9 13 (5.37%) Systems Analyst
9 13 (5.37%) Project Manager
10 11 (4.55%) Agile Business Analyst
10 11 (4.55%) .NET Developer
11 10 (4.13%) Senior Manager
12 9 (3.72%) Tester
12 9 (3.72%) Senior Test Manager
13 8 (3.31%) Software Tester
13 8 (3.31%) Business Consultant
13 8 (3.31%) Infrastructure Manager
13 8 (3.31%) Architect
13 8 (3.31%) Infrastructure Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 58 (23.97%) .NET
2 31 (12.81%) ASP.NET
3 14 (5.79%) Web Services
4 12 (4.96%) .NET Framework
4 12 (4.96%) ASP.NET MVC
4 12 (4.96%) XML
5 11 (4.55%) J2EE
6 9 (3.72%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 7 (2.89%) MDX
8 6 (2.48%) NHibernate
8 6 (2.48%) HTML
8 6 (2.48%) Middleware
9 4 (1.65%) WinForms
9 4 (1.65%) CSS
9 4 (1.65%) SOAP
9 4 (1.65%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 3 (1.24%) Ajax
11 2 (0.83%) HTML5
11 2 (0.83%) jQuery
11 2 (0.83%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 6 (2.48%) Management Information System
2 2 (0.83%) Visualisation
3 1 (0.41%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (0.41%) Mainframe
3 1 (0.41%) IVR
3 1 (0.41%) SCADA
3 1 (0.41%) Chemistry
3 1 (0.41%) iSeries
3 1 (0.41%) Open Source
3 1 (0.41%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 4 (1.65%) Linux
2 3 (1.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (0.41%) UNIX
3 1 (0.41%) Windows
3 1 (0.41%) MVS
3 1 (0.41%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 120 (49.59%) Test Scripting
2 72 (29.75%) Agile Software Development
3 64 (26.45%) Project Management
3 64 (26.45%) Software Testing
4 61 (25.21%) Regression Testing
5 39 (16.12%) Stakeholder Management
5 39 (16.12%) Test Strategy
6 34 (14.05%) Scrum
7 25 (10.33%) UML
8 21 (8.68%) Automation Testing
9 20 (8.26%) Business Analysis
10 19 (7.85%) OO
11 18 (7.44%) MVC
12 16 (6.61%) PRINCE2
12 16 (6.61%) RUP
12 16 (6.61%) Waterfall
12 16 (6.61%) Manual Testing
13 15 (6.20%) DSDM
14 13 (5.37%) Automated Testing
15 12 (4.96%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 58 (23.97%) SQL
2 30 (12.40%) C#
3 22 (9.09%) Java
4 20 (8.26%) T-SQL
4 20 (8.26%) VB.NET
5 18 (7.44%) PHP
6 17 (7.02%) JavaScript
7 8 (3.31%) PL/SQL
8 7 (2.89%) PowerShell
9 6 (2.48%) VBA
9 6 (2.48%) VB
10 4 (1.65%) VB6
10 4 (1.65%) Ruby
11 3 (1.24%) Python
12 2 (0.83%) Perl
12 2 (0.83%) C++
13 1 (0.41%) COBOL
13 1 (0.41%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 35 (14.46%) ISEB
2 13 (5.37%) ISTQB
3 7 (2.89%) Degree
4 6 (2.48%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (1.24%) ISEB Practitioner
6 1 (0.41%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.41%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 112 (46.28%) QA
2 11 (4.55%) COBIT
3 7 (2.89%) SLA
4 3 (1.24%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (0.41%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 48 (19.83%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (1.24%) Oracle EDQ
3 2 (0.83%) Puppet
4 1 (0.41%) BladeLogic
Vendors
1 42 (17.36%) Microsoft
2 23 (9.50%) Oracle
3 10 (4.13%) Citrix
3 10 (4.13%) VMware
4 9 (3.72%) Cisco
4 9 (3.72%) EMC
5 6 (2.48%) Business Objects
5 6 (2.48%) MicroStrategy
6 3 (1.24%) Siebel
7 2 (0.83%) Zend
7 2 (0.83%) Cognizant
7 2 (0.83%) SAP
8 1 (0.41%) IBM
8 1 (0.41%) Siemens
8 1 (0.41%) Red Hat
8 1 (0.41%) Micro Focus
8 1 (0.41%) Infragistics
8 1 (0.41%) DevExpress
Halifax, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum plus additional benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ISL
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Elland, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £22,500 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £40000 to £50000 per annum - excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Leeds
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bens
Posted: 22 days ago