Period
to 17 December 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 17 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
England > East Midlands
6 months to
17 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 135 125 125
Rank change year-on-year -10 0 -14
Permanent jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 86 119 145
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 1.96% 2.27% 2.29%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.12% 2.49% 2.51%
Number of salaries quoted 67 115 108
East Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% -6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £26,250 £21,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £63,750 £62,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +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 4,056 4,773 5,767
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 92.56% 91.00% 91.08%
Number of salaries quoted 3,027 3,959 4,597
East Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,000 £25,500
90th Percentile £68,750 £63,750 £63,750
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%

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 17 December 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 17 December 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
Leicestershire -3 55 £40,000 +6.67% 4
Nottinghamshire +5 14 £46,250 -19.57% 1
Northamptonshire -28 10 £36,000 +2.86% 6
Derbyshire +17 5 £55,000 +37.50%
Lincolnshire - 2 £38,000 - 1
User Acceptance Testing
England

For the 6 months to 17 December 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 52 (60.47%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (46.51%) SQL
3 29 (33.72%) .NET
4 25 (29.07%) SQL Server
5 24 (27.91%) CSS
5 24 (27.91%) Analytical Skills
5 24 (27.91%) SDLC
6 23 (26.74%) Retail
7 19 (22.09%) ASP.NET
7 19 (22.09%) Web Services
7 19 (22.09%) Windows
7 19 (22.09%) JavaScript
8 18 (20.93%) DevOps
8 18 (20.93%) jQuery
9 16 (18.60%) Scrum
9 16 (18.60%) Business Analysis
9 16 (18.60%) .NET Framework
9 16 (18.60%) PowerShell
9 16 (18.60%) Scenario Testing
10 15 (17.44%) QA
10 15 (17.44%) Test Scripting
10 15 (17.44%) C#
11 14 (16.28%) Regression Testing
11 14 (16.28%) Test Automation
11 14 (16.28%) Acceptance Criteria
12 13 (15.12%) IT Strategy
12 13 (15.12%) ASP.NET MVC
12 13 (15.12%) Integration Testing
12 13 (15.12%) Use Case
12 13 (15.12%) MVC

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 5 (5.81%) SharePoint
1 5 (5.81%) WebSphere
2 1 (1.16%) Confluence
2 1 (1.16%) JBoss
Applications
1 2 (2.33%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.16%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (2.33%) SAP SCM
2 1 (1.16%) SAP CO
2 1 (1.16%) SAP FI
2 1 (1.16%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (1.16%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 8 (9.30%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (6.98%) Office 365
3 1 (1.16%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.16%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 1 (1.16%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (1.16%) Amazon S3
3 1 (1.16%) AWS CloudFormation
3 1 (1.16%) AWS CodePipeline
3 1 (1.16%) AWS Lambda
3 1 (1.16%) GitHub
3 1 (1.16%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (1.16%) Route 53
3 1 (1.16%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.16%) Broadband
1 1 (1.16%) HTTP
1 1 (1.16%) HTTPS
1 1 (1.16%) Intranet
1 1 (1.16%) SMPP
1 1 (1.16%) SMTP
1 1 (1.16%) TCP/IP
1 1 (1.16%) tcpdump
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (29.07%) SQL Server
2 12 (13.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 7 (8.14%) Azure SQL Database
3 7 (8.14%) InterSystems Cache
3 7 (8.14%) Redis
3 7 (8.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 6 (6.98%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 5 (5.81%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (3.49%) QlikView
7 2 (2.33%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (2.33%) Qlik Sense
8 1 (1.16%) Amazon RDS
8 1 (1.16%) MySQL
8 1 (1.16%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 12 (13.95%) Git (software)
1 12 (13.95%) JIRA
2 10 (11.63%) Team Foundation Server
3 7 (8.14%) Cucumber
3 7 (8.14%) Jenkins
3 7 (8.14%) Selenium
4 5 (5.81%) Subversion
4 5 (5.81%) TeamCity
5 3 (3.49%) Maven
6 1 (1.16%) DbUnit
6 1 (1.16%) Gradle
6 1 (1.16%) JMeter
6 1 (1.16%) JUnit
6 1 (1.16%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 23 (26.74%) Retail
2 8 (9.30%) Finance
3 6 (6.98%) Manufacturing
4 4 (4.65%) Billing
Job Titles
1 24 (27.91%) Analyst
2 21 (24.42%) Developer
3 18 (20.93%) Business Analyst
4 17 (19.77%) .NET Developer
4 17 (19.77%) Tester
5 11 (12.79%) Senior .NET Developer
5 11 (12.79%) Senior Developer
6 8 (9.30%) Systems Tester
7 6 (6.98%) DevOps Engineer
7 6 (6.98%) Senior VB.NET Developer
7 6 (6.98%) VB.NET Developer
8 5 (5.81%) Automation Tester
8 5 (5.81%) C# .NET Developer
8 5 (5.81%) C# Developer
8 5 (5.81%) Systems Analyst
9 4 (4.65%) Business Systems Analyst
10 3 (3.49%) Consultant
10 3 (3.49%) Junior
10 3 (3.49%) QA Manager
10 3 (3.49%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (33.72%) .NET
2 24 (27.91%) CSS
3 19 (22.09%) ASP.NET
3 19 (22.09%) Web Services
4 18 (20.93%) jQuery
5 16 (18.60%) .NET Framework
6 13 (15.12%) ASP.NET MVC
6 13 (15.12%) HTML
7 11 (12.79%) HTML5 Canvas
7 11 (12.79%) JSON
7 11 (12.79%) RESTful
7 11 (12.79%) XML
8 7 (8.14%) .NET Core
9 6 (6.98%) Entity Framework
9 6 (6.98%) Microsoft Graph
9 6 (6.98%) REST
9 6 (6.98%) SOAP
10 5 (5.81%) CSS3
10 5 (5.81%) HTML5
10 5 (5.81%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 24 (27.91%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (5.81%) e-Learning
2 5 (5.81%) Mainframe
2 5 (5.81%) Self-Motivation
3 2 (2.33%) Management Information System
3 2 (2.33%) Smart Meter
4 1 (1.16%) Fintech
4 1 (1.16%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.16%) User Experience
4 1 (1.16%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 19 (22.09%) Windows
2 7 (8.14%) Windows Server
3 2 (2.33%) Linux
3 2 (2.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (1.16%) Android
4 1 (1.16%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (60.47%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (27.91%) SDLC
3 18 (20.93%) DevOps
4 16 (18.60%) Business Analysis
4 16 (18.60%) Scenario Testing
4 16 (18.60%) Scrum
5 15 (17.44%) Test Scripting
6 14 (16.28%) Acceptance Criteria
6 14 (16.28%) Regression Testing
6 14 (16.28%) Test Automation
7 13 (15.12%) Integration Testing
7 13 (15.12%) IT Strategy
7 13 (15.12%) MVC
7 13 (15.12%) Use Case
8 11 (12.79%) Line Management
8 11 (12.79%) OO
8 11 (12.79%) Problem-Solving
8 11 (12.79%) Requirements Analysis
8 11 (12.79%) Software Testing
8 11 (12.79%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 40 (46.51%) SQL
2 19 (22.09%) JavaScript
3 16 (18.60%) PowerShell
4 15 (17.44%) C#
5 13 (15.12%) T-SQL
6 12 (13.95%) VB.NET
7 7 (8.14%) C++
8 6 (6.98%) Java
8 6 (6.98%) VB
8 6 (6.98%) VB6
9 5 (5.81%) Perl
9 5 (5.81%) Python
9 5 (5.81%) Ruby
9 5 (5.81%) VBScript
10 2 (2.33%) C
Qualifications
1 9 (10.47%) ISTQB
2 7 (8.14%) Degree
3 5 (5.81%) Computer Science Degree
4 4 (4.65%) Security Cleared
5 3 (3.49%) BC Cleared
5 3 (3.49%) DBS Check
6 1 (1.16%) ISEB
6 1 (1.16%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (17.44%) QA
2 7 (8.14%) GDPR
3 5 (5.81%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (1.16%) Docker
1 1 (1.16%) vCloud
1 1 (1.16%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 2 (2.33%) Ansible
1 2 (2.33%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (2.33%) Puppet
1 2 (2.33%) WSUS
2 1 (1.16%) Nagios
2 1 (1.16%) Terraform
Vendors
1 13 (15.12%) Microsoft
2 9 (10.47%) IBM
3 7 (8.14%) SAP
4 5 (5.81%) Atlassian
5 4 (4.65%) Oracle
6 2 (2.33%) Citrix
7 1 (1.16%) Adobe
7 1 (1.16%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (1.16%) VMware
7 1 (1.16%) WSO2