Period
to 23 November 2017

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 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
England > East Midlands
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 113 128 110
Rank change year-on-year +15 -18 +66
Permanent jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 124 143 192
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 2.36% 2.18% 2.58%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.66% 2.45% 2.88%
Number of salaries quoted 121 105 135
East Midlands median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% +11.11% -4.00%
10th Percentile £21,250 £25,000 £21,500
90th Percentile £63,750 £66,500 £55,000
England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% -5.26%

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 4664 5847 6661
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 88.70% 89.05% 89.64%
Number of salaries quoted 3859 4630 5405
East Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £42,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.76% +5.00% -
10th Percentile £25,500 £26,000 £23,750
90th Percentile £63,750 £62,500 £60,000
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 23 November 2017.

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 23 November 2017. 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
Nottinghamshire -21 47 £53,750 +2.38% 4
Northamptonshire +27 32 £35,000 -24.32% 3
Leicestershire +22 32 £37,500 +20.00% 2
Derbyshire -2 5 £40,000 -33.33%
User Acceptance Testing
England

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, IT jobs citing User Acceptance Testing also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the East Midlands region with a requirement for User Acceptance Testing.

1 60 (48.39%) Agile Software Development
2 44 (35.48%) Finance
3 39 (31.45%) SQL
4 37 (29.84%) SDLC
5 31 (25.00%) Microsoft
5 31 (25.00%) Business Analysis
6 29 (23.39%) ISEB
6 29 (23.39%) Test Strategy
6 29 (23.39%) Test Automation
7 23 (18.55%) HP Quality Center
7 23 (18.55%) Software Delivery
8 22 (17.74%) Scrum
9 21 (16.94%) Windows
10 20 (16.13%) SQL Server
10 20 (16.13%) Stakeholder Management
11 19 (15.32%) Test Scripting
12 18 (14.52%) Degree
12 18 (14.52%) Systems Analysis
12 18 (14.52%) Scenario Testing
13 17 (13.71%) Software Testing
13 17 (13.71%) Retail
13 17 (13.71%) Computer Science
13 17 (13.71%) Windows Server
14 16 (12.90%) Mentoring
14 16 (12.90%) BPMN
15 15 (12.10%) Project Management
15 15 (12.10%) Data Analysis
15 15 (12.10%) Windows Server 2008
15 15 (12.10%) Windows 7
16 14 (11.29%) 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 11 (8.87%) SharePoint
2 6 (4.84%) CMS
3 2 (1.61%) Apache
3 2 (1.61%) Moodle
3 2 (1.61%) Tomcat
4 1 (0.81%) WebSphere
Applications
1 13 (10.48%) MS Visio
2 9 (7.26%) Microsoft Office
3 6 (4.84%) Microsoft Excel
4 2 (1.61%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 2 (1.61%) Magento
1 2 (1.61%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (1.61%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 14 (11.29%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.61%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (16.13%) SQL Server
2 4 (3.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (3.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (1.61%) Big Data
3 2 (1.61%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (0.81%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (0.81%) BusinessObjects XI
4 1 (0.81%) NoSQL
4 1 (0.81%) QlikView
4 1 (0.81%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 13 (10.48%) JIRA
2 3 (2.42%) Git (software)
2 3 (2.42%) Selenium
3 2 (1.61%) git-flow
4 1 (0.81%) NUnit
4 1 (0.81%) TeamCity
4 1 (0.81%) WebDriver
4 1 (0.81%) YouTrack
General
1 44 (35.48%) Finance
2 17 (13.71%) Retail
3 2 (1.61%) Back Office
3 2 (1.61%) Banking
3 2 (1.61%) Legal
3 2 (1.61%) Marketing
4 1 (0.81%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 82 (66.13%) Analyst
2 41 (33.06%) Business Analyst
3 20 (16.13%) Test Analyst
4 19 (15.32%) Software Analyst
5 17 (13.71%) Agile Business Analyst
6 16 (12.90%) Support Analyst
7 14 (11.29%) UAT Analyst
7 14 (11.29%) UAT Test Analyst
8 12 (9.68%) Financial Analyst
8 12 (9.68%) Service Analyst
9 10 (8.06%) IT Analyst
9 10 (8.06%) IT Support
9 10 (8.06%) IT Support Analyst
9 10 (8.06%) Senior Manager
9 10 (8.06%) Senior Test Manager
9 10 (8.06%) Test Manager
10 9 (7.26%) Graduate
10 9 (7.26%) Graduate IT Support Analyst
10 9 (7.26%) Graduate Support Analyst
10 9 (7.26%) IT Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (3.23%) CSS
1 4 (3.23%) HTML
1 4 (3.23%) XML
2 3 (2.42%) Web Services
3 2 (1.61%) .NET
3 2 (1.61%) ASP.NET
3 2 (1.61%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (1.61%) HTML5 Canvas
3 2 (1.61%) jQuery
3 2 (1.61%) JSON
3 2 (1.61%) PRADO
4 1 (0.81%) AngularJS
4 1 (0.81%) COM
4 1 (0.81%) SAP XI
Miscellaneous
1 17 (13.71%) Computer Science
2 12 (9.68%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (6.45%) Management Information System
4 5 (4.03%) Enterprise Software
4 5 (4.03%) Hybrid Cloud
5 3 (2.42%) Cloud Native
6 2 (1.61%) Learning Management System
6 2 (1.61%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.81%) Social Media
7 1 (0.81%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 21 (16.94%) Windows
2 17 (13.71%) Windows Server
3 15 (12.10%) Windows 7
3 15 (12.10%) Windows Server 2008
4 14 (11.29%) Windows 8
5 3 (2.42%) Linux
6 1 (0.81%) Unix
6 1 (0.81%) Windows 10
6 1 (0.81%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (48.39%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (29.84%) SDLC
3 31 (25.00%) Business Analysis
4 29 (23.39%) Test Automation
4 29 (23.39%) Test Strategy
5 23 (18.55%) Software Delivery
6 22 (17.74%) Scrum
7 20 (16.13%) Stakeholder Management
8 19 (15.32%) Test Scripting
9 18 (14.52%) Scenario Testing
9 18 (14.52%) Systems Analysis
10 17 (13.71%) Software Testing
11 16 (12.90%) BPMN
11 16 (12.90%) Mentoring
12 15 (12.10%) Data Analysis
12 15 (12.10%) Project Management
13 14 (11.29%) Technical Architecture
14 13 (10.48%) Coaching
14 13 (10.48%) Operational Acceptance Testing
14 13 (10.48%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 39 (31.45%) SQL
2 6 (4.84%) T-SQL
3 3 (2.42%) JavaScript
4 2 (1.61%) PHP
4 2 (1.61%) VB.NET
5 1 (0.81%) C#
5 1 (0.81%) Java
5 1 (0.81%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 29 (23.39%) ISEB
2 18 (14.52%) Degree
3 14 (11.29%) Computer Science Degree
4 8 (6.45%) ISTQB
5 7 (5.65%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 2 (1.61%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 2 (1.61%) SC Cleared
6 2 (1.61%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (9.68%) QA
2 2 (1.61%) Data Quality
2 2 (1.61%) PMO
3 1 (0.81%) GDPR
3 1 (0.81%) ISO 9001
Systems Management
1 23 (18.55%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.81%) SCCM
Vendors
1 31 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 10 (8.06%) HP
3 4 (3.23%) Oracle
3 4 (3.23%) SAP
4 2 (1.61%) Adobe
4 2 (1.61%) Blackboard
4 2 (1.61%) hybris
4 2 (1.61%) MicroStrategy
4 2 (1.61%) Tableau
5 1 (0.81%) Attivio
5 1 (0.81%) Salesforce.com