Period
to 19 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands with a requirement for User Acceptance Testing skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited User Acceptance Testing over the 6 months to 19 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
England > East Midlands
6 months to
19 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 127 122 132
Rank change year-on-year -5 +10 +15
Permanent jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 112 141 143
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 2.11% 2.35% 2.08%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.37% 2.64% 2.34%
Number of salaries quoted 112 114 105
East Midlands median annual salary £35,000 £36,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.11% -8.75% +12.68%
10th Percentile £21,250 £26,250 £25,500
90th Percentile £57,500 £60,000 £56,250
England median annual salary £45,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +1.11% - -

User Acceptance Testing is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
East Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 4,719 5,336 6,111
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 88.87% 89.08% 88.82%
Number of salaries quoted 3,964 4,263 4,793
East Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £25,750 £26,250 £23,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £64,900 £57,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

User Acceptance Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

Job postings citing User Acceptance Testing as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for User Acceptance Testing in the East Midlands

User Acceptance Testing
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

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

Salary trend for User Acceptance Testing in the East Midlands

User Acceptance Testing
Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing User Acceptance Testing in the East Midlands over the 6 months to 19 February 2018.

Salary histogram for User Acceptance Testing in the East Midlands

User Acceptance Testing
Job Locations in the East Midlands

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 East Midlands region over the 6 months to 19 February 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Northamptonshire +31 39 £35,000 -12.50% 1
Leicestershire +25 39 £35,000 +16.67% 3
Nottinghamshire -52 20 £55,000 +4.76% 5
Derbyshire -1 7 £40,000 - 1
User Acceptance Testing
England

For the 6 months to 19 February 2018, IT jobs citing User Acceptance Testing also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the East Midlands region with a requirement for User Acceptance Testing.

1 47 (41.96%) Finance
2 39 (34.82%) SQL
3 36 (32.14%) Agile Software Development
4 34 (30.36%) Microsoft
5 31 (27.68%) SDLC
6 30 (26.79%) Test Strategy
7 29 (25.89%) ISEB
8 28 (25.00%) Test Automation
9 26 (23.21%) HP Quality Center
10 25 (22.32%) Business Analysis
11 22 (19.64%) Test Scripting
12 20 (17.86%) Scenario Testing
13 18 (16.07%) Test Management
13 18 (16.07%) SQL Server
14 17 (15.18%) Windows
14 17 (15.18%) Software Testing
14 17 (15.18%) BPMN
14 17 (15.18%) Waterfall
15 16 (14.29%) Windows Server
15 16 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
16 15 (13.39%) Degree
16 15 (13.39%) Mentoring
16 15 (13.39%) Analytical Skills
16 15 (13.39%) Business Process Modelling
17 14 (12.50%) Windows 7
17 14 (12.50%) JIRA
17 14 (12.50%) Computer Science
17 14 (12.50%) Programme Management
18 13 (11.61%) Data Analysis
18 13 (11.61%) Microsoft Azure

User Acceptance Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 12 (10.71%) SharePoint
2 3 (2.68%) CMS
3 2 (1.79%) Apache
3 2 (1.79%) Moodle
3 2 (1.79%) Tomcat
Applications
1 11 (9.82%) MS Visio
2 9 (8.04%) Microsoft Excel
2 9 (8.04%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (1.79%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 4 (3.57%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (1.79%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 13 (11.61%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.89%) SAN
1 1 (0.89%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (16.07%) SQL Server
2 5 (4.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (3.57%) Oracle Reports
3 4 (3.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (0.89%) Big Data
4 1 (0.89%) SAP HANA
4 1 (0.89%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 14 (12.50%) JIRA
2 1 (0.89%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.89%) NUnit
2 1 (0.89%) Selenium
2 1 (0.89%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.89%) TeamCity
2 1 (0.89%) TestRail
2 1 (0.89%) WebDriver
2 1 (0.89%) YouTrack
General
1 47 (41.96%) Finance
2 9 (8.04%) Retail
3 5 (4.46%) Banking
4 3 (2.68%) Legal
4 3 (2.68%) Marketing
5 2 (1.79%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 69 (61.61%) Analyst
2 33 (29.46%) Business Analyst
3 18 (16.07%) Test Analyst
4 15 (13.39%) Support Analyst
4 15 (13.39%) UAT Analyst
4 15 (13.39%) UAT Test Analyst
5 13 (11.61%) Financial Analyst
5 13 (11.61%) Service Analyst
6 12 (10.71%) Senior Manager
6 12 (10.71%) Senior Test Manager
6 12 (10.71%) Test Manager
7 11 (9.82%) Agile Business Analyst
7 11 (9.82%) IT Analyst
8 9 (8.04%) Graduate Analyst
8 9 (8.04%) Graduate IT Analyst
8 9 (8.04%) Graduate IT Support
8 9 (8.04%) Graduate IT Support Analyst
8 9 (8.04%) Graduate Support Analyst
8 9 (8.04%) IT Support
8 9 (8.04%) IT Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.79%) PRADO
2 1 (0.89%) .NET
2 1 (0.89%) AngularJS
2 1 (0.89%) COM
2 1 (0.89%) EDI
2 1 (0.89%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 15 (13.39%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (12.50%) Computer Science
3 8 (7.14%) Management Information System
4 7 (6.25%) User Experience
5 3 (2.68%) Hybrid Cloud
6 2 (1.79%) Cloud Native
6 2 (1.79%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (1.79%) Learning Management System
7 1 (0.89%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 17 (15.18%) Windows
2 16 (14.29%) Windows Server
3 14 (12.50%) Windows 7
4 13 (11.61%) Windows 8
4 13 (11.61%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.89%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (32.14%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (27.68%) SDLC
3 30 (26.79%) Test Strategy
4 28 (25.00%) Test Automation
5 25 (22.32%) Business Analysis
6 22 (19.64%) Test Scripting
7 20 (17.86%) Scenario Testing
8 18 (16.07%) Test Management
9 17 (15.18%) BPMN
9 17 (15.18%) Software Testing
9 17 (15.18%) Waterfall
10 16 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
11 15 (13.39%) Business Process Modelling
11 15 (13.39%) Mentoring
12 14 (12.50%) Programme Management
13 13 (11.61%) Coaching
13 13 (11.61%) Data Analysis
14 12 (10.71%) Feasibility Study
14 12 (10.71%) Root Cause Analysis
15 11 (9.82%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 39 (34.82%) SQL
2 2 (1.79%) C#
2 2 (1.79%) PowerShell
2 2 (1.79%) T-SQL
3 1 (0.89%) C
3 1 (0.89%) JavaScript
3 1 (0.89%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 29 (25.89%) ISEB
2 15 (13.39%) Degree
3 13 (11.61%) Computer Science Degree
4 10 (8.93%) ISTQB
5 8 (7.14%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 2 (1.79%) SC Cleared
6 2 (1.79%) Security Cleared
7 1 (0.89%) DBS Check
7 1 (0.89%) MCITP
7 1 (0.89%) MCSE
7 1 (0.89%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (10.71%) QA
2 4 (3.57%) SLA
3 3 (2.68%) Data Quality
3 3 (2.68%) PMO
Systems Management
1 26 (23.21%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.89%) SCCM
2 1 (0.89%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 34 (30.36%) Microsoft
2 12 (10.71%) HP
3 5 (4.46%) MicroStrategy
3 5 (4.46%) Tableau
4 4 (3.57%) Oracle
5 3 (2.68%) Remedy
6 2 (1.79%) Adobe
6 2 (1.79%) Blackboard
7 1 (0.89%) Capita
7 1 (0.89%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (0.89%) SAP