The table below looks at the statistics 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 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Rank 80 127 121
Rank change year-on-year
+47 -6
Permanent jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 142 50 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 2.90% 1.37% 1.70%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.50% 1.64% 2.12%
Number of salaries quoted 137 46 46
Average salary £35,000 £35,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.40% +18.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,250 £23,350
10% offered a salary of more than £45,750 £45,000 £40,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
User Acceptance Testing
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 West Yorkshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
West Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4052 3055 3018
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 82.61% 83.58% 80.01%
Number of salaries quoted 3160 2372 2527
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 20 August 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 20 August 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 +17 91 £35,000 -7.28% 8
Halifax +13 22 £32,500 -32.29% 4
Wakefield - 7 £40,000 -
Huddersfield -3 6 £42,500 +97.67%
Bradford +1 3 £41,250 +106.25% 1
Elland - 2 £22,500 -
User Acceptance Testing
Yorkshire

User Acceptance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 20 August 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.

1 141 (45.78%) Test Scripting
2 116 (37.66%) QA
3 110 (35.71%) SQL
4 80 (25.97%) Regression Testing
5 79 (25.65%) Finance
6 75 (24.35%) Project Management
7 73 (23.70%) SQL Server
8 72 (23.38%) Agile Software Development
9 55 (17.86%) ISEB
10 53 (17.21%) Microsoft
10 53 (17.21%) .NET
11 42 (13.64%) Stakeholder Management
12 37 (12.01%) VB.NET
13 36 (11.69%) Software Testing
14 35 (11.36%) T-SQL
15 34 (11.04%) C#
15 34 (11.04%) JavaScript
15 34 (11.04%) Automation Testing
16 33 (10.71%) Test Strategy
16 33 (10.71%) System Testing
16 33 (10.71%) XML
17 31 (10.06%) Business Intelligence
17 31 (10.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
18 29 (9.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
18 29 (9.42%) Web Services
18 29 (9.42%) ASP.NET
19 28 (9.09%) Oracle
20 26 (8.44%) Java
20 26 (8.44%) ETL
21 25 (8.12%) HP Quality Center

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

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 7 (2.27%) SharePoint
2 6 (1.95%) Confluence
3 5 (1.62%) CMS
4 4 (1.30%) SAS
5 3 (0.97%) IIS
6 2 (0.65%) WordPress
7 1 (0.32%) Apache
7 1 (0.32%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.32%) Oracle Workflow
7 1 (0.32%) WorkSite
7 1 (0.32%) Lync
Applications
1 17 (5.52%) MS Office
2 10 (3.25%) MS Excel
3 3 (0.97%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.65%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.32%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.32%) FreeHand
5 1 (0.32%) Fireworks
5 1 (0.32%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 5 (1.62%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (0.97%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.32%) SAP APO
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.65%) Intranet
2 1 (0.32%) Internet
2 1 (0.32%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 73 (23.70%) SQL Server
2 31 (10.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 29 (9.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 19 (6.17%) SQL Server 2012
5 16 (5.19%) Oracle BI EE
6 11 (3.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 8 (2.60%) SQL Server 2008
8 7 (2.27%) Data Warehouse
9 4 (1.30%) DB2
9 4 (1.30%) Relational Database
10 3 (0.97%) MySQL
11 1 (0.32%) Oracle Database
11 1 (0.32%) MS Access
11 1 (0.32%) SAP BI
11 1 (0.32%) IDOL
11 1 (0.32%) SQL Server 2005
11 1 (0.32%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 15 (4.87%) QuickTest Pro
2 11 (3.57%) Visual Studio
3 9 (2.92%) Selenium
3 9 (2.92%) Team Foundation Server
4 8 (2.60%) JIRA
4 8 (2.60%) Eclipse
5 5 (1.62%) SoapUI
6 4 (1.30%) Balsamiq Mockups
6 4 (1.30%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 4 (1.30%) Git (software)
7 3 (0.97%) Subversion
7 3 (0.97%) Oracle APEX
7 3 (0.97%) MSTest
8 2 (0.65%) Moq
8 2 (0.65%) WebDriver
8 2 (0.65%) Toad
8 2 (0.65%) NUnit
9 1 (0.32%) JUnit
9 1 (0.32%) ProC
9 1 (0.32%) WATIR
General
1 79 (25.65%) Finance
2 21 (6.82%) Banking
3 9 (2.92%) Retail
4 4 (1.30%) Marketing
5 2 (0.65%) Legal
5 2 (0.65%) Front Office
6 1 (0.32%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.32%) Games
6 1 (0.32%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.32%) Billing
Job Titles
1 147 (47.73%) Analyst
2 79 (25.65%) Test Analyst
3 63 (20.45%) Developer
4 52 (16.88%) Test Engineer
5 32 (10.39%) Business Analyst
6 26 (8.44%) Consultant
7 25 (8.12%) QA Analyst
8 22 (7.14%) Business Consultant
9 21 (6.82%) Support Analyst
10 18 (5.84%) .NET Developer
10 18 (5.84%) Senior Analyst
11 17 (5.52%) SQL Developer
12 15 (4.87%) Senior Test Engineer
13 13 (4.22%) Systems Analyst
13 13 (4.22%) Test Manager
14 12 (3.90%) Tester
14 12 (3.90%) Senior Test Analyst
15 11 (3.57%) DBA
15 11 (3.57%) Development DBA
16 9 (2.92%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (17.21%) .NET
2 33 (10.71%) XML
3 29 (9.42%) ASP.NET
3 29 (9.42%) Web Services
4 20 (6.49%) SOAP
5 17 (5.52%) HTML
5 17 (5.52%) MDX
6 16 (5.19%) Middleware
7 15 (4.87%) CSS
8 11 (3.57%) ASP.NET MVC
9 10 (3.25%) WPF
9 10 (3.25%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 9 (2.92%) WCF
10 9 (2.92%) jQuery
10 9 (2.92%) .NET Framework
11 8 (2.60%) HTML5
12 5 (1.62%) ASP.NET MVC 4
12 5 (1.62%) Ajax
13 4 (1.30%) Flash
14 3 (0.97%) SVG
Miscellaneous
1 6 (1.95%) Open Source
2 4 (1.30%) Visualisation
2 4 (1.30%) Mainframe
2 4 (1.30%) VSAM
2 4 (1.30%) Data Extraction
3 3 (0.97%) iSeries
3 3 (0.97%) Data Protection Act
4 2 (0.65%) Management Information System
4 2 (0.65%) E-Learning
4 2 (0.65%) NHS
5 1 (0.32%) Blackberry
5 1 (0.32%) Client/Server
5 1 (0.32%) N-Tier
5 1 (0.32%) IVR
5 1 (0.32%) SCADA
5 1 (0.32%) Wiki
5 1 (0.32%) Blog
5 1 (0.32%) PDA
5 1 (0.32%) Animation
5 1 (0.32%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 6 (1.95%) Windows
2 3 (0.97%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (0.65%) Windows 7
3 2 (0.65%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (0.65%) Linux
4 1 (0.32%) Ubuntu
4 1 (0.32%) Android
4 1 (0.32%) UNIX
4 1 (0.32%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 141 (45.78%) Test Scripting
2 80 (25.97%) Regression Testing
3 75 (24.35%) Project Management
4 72 (23.38%) Agile Software Development
5 42 (13.64%) Stakeholder Management
6 36 (11.69%) Software Testing
7 34 (11.04%) Automation Testing
8 33 (10.71%) Test Strategy
8 33 (10.71%) System Testing
9 31 (10.06%) Business Intelligence
10 26 (8.44%) ETL
11 24 (7.79%) Automated Testing
12 22 (7.14%) Scrum
13 21 (6.82%) ITIL
14 20 (6.49%) Validation
14 20 (6.49%) Integration Testing
15 18 (5.84%) SOA
15 18 (5.84%) Waterfall
16 17 (5.52%) ERP
17 13 (4.22%) Data Entry
Programming Languages
1 110 (35.71%) SQL
2 37 (12.01%) VB.NET
3 35 (11.36%) T-SQL
4 34 (11.04%) C#
4 34 (11.04%) JavaScript
5 26 (8.44%) Java
6 17 (5.52%) PowerShell
7 14 (4.55%) VB
8 11 (3.57%) VB6
8 11 (3.57%) PHP
9 6 (1.95%) PL/SQL
9 6 (1.95%) C++
10 5 (1.62%) X++
11 4 (1.30%) Ruby
11 4 (1.30%) Python
12 3 (0.97%) Perl
13 1 (0.32%) C
13 1 (0.32%) VBScript
13 1 (0.32%) ActionScript
13 1 (0.32%) VBA
Qualifications
1 55 (17.86%) ISEB
2 16 (5.19%) ITIL Certification
3 15 (4.87%) ISTQB
4 13 (4.22%) Degree
5 7 (2.27%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 2 (0.65%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 116 (37.66%) QA
2 19 (6.17%) SLA
3 2 (0.65%) COBIT
4 1 (0.32%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (0.32%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 25 (8.12%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (0.97%) Puppet
3 1 (0.32%) Oracle EDQ
Vendors
1 53 (17.21%) Microsoft
2 28 (9.09%) Oracle
3 16 (5.19%) Business Objects
3 16 (5.19%) MicroStrategy
4 3 (0.97%) IBM
5 2 (0.65%) Cisco
5 2 (0.65%) EMC
5 2 (0.65%) Citrix
5 2 (0.65%) VMware
5 2 (0.65%) SAP
5 2 (0.65%) EPiServer
6 1 (0.32%) Siebel
6 1 (0.32%) Adobe
6 1 (0.32%) Macromedia
6 1 (0.32%) HP
6 1 (0.32%) Atlassian
6 1 (0.32%) Siemens
West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £33,000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £22000.00 - £33000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bradford, West Yorkshire
I4 Recruitment
Salary: £20k - 30k per year + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £22000.00 - £26000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
X4 Group
Salary: £25k - 32k per year
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, Yorkshire
Larson Group
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + pension, health care, bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £18,000 to £20,000 per annum plus additional benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum + 12% bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Jet2.com
Salary: Excellent
Posted: 7 days ago