Period
to 27 May 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 27 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
England > East Midlands
6 months to
27 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 154 130 129
Rank change year-on-year -24 -1 -25
Permanent jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 79 105 118
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 1.58% 1.87% 1.88%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.73% 2.10% 2.10%
Number of salaries quoted 70 95 88
East Midlands median annual salary £32,500 £38,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.58% +2.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £26,700 £26,250 £21,500
90th Percentile £52,875 £70,000 £56,250
England median annual salary £45,000 £47,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -4.26% +4.44% -

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 4,555 5,000 5,620
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 90.88% 88.89% 89.46%
Number of salaries quoted 3,829 4,042 4,418
East Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.66% +2.50% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,750 £24,000
90th Percentile £66,250 £62,500 £60,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,000
% change year-on-year - +4.17% +1.05%

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 27 May 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 27 May 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 +19 34 £32,500 -18.75% 1
Leicestershire +8 18 £31,500 +5.00% 3
Nottinghamshire -30 18 £40,000 -27.27% 5
Derbyshire - 6 £25,000 -
Lincolnshire -1 2 £28,000 -30.00%
User Acceptance Testing
England

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 46 (58.23%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (40.51%) Problem-Solving
3 27 (34.18%) SDLC
3 27 (34.18%) SQL
4 26 (32.91%) Finance
4 26 (32.91%) Waterfall
5 25 (31.65%) BPMN
5 25 (31.65%) Business Process Modelling
6 24 (30.38%) User Stories
7 21 (26.58%) BDD
8 19 (24.05%) User Experience
8 19 (24.05%) Systems Analysis
9 16 (20.25%) Translating Business Requirements
10 15 (18.99%) Business Analysis
11 14 (17.72%) Test Automation
12 12 (15.19%) ISEB
13 11 (13.92%) Project Planning
14 10 (12.66%) Software Testing
14 10 (12.66%) Data Warehouse
14 10 (12.66%) Business Intelligence
14 10 (12.66%) Test Scripting
14 10 (12.66%) Analytical Skills
14 10 (12.66%) Mentoring
15 9 (11.39%) Coaching
15 9 (11.39%) Root Cause Analysis
15 9 (11.39%) Feasibility Study
15 9 (11.39%) Microsoft
15 9 (11.39%) SharePoint
15 9 (11.39%) ISTQB
15 9 (11.39%) Data Analysis

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 9 (11.39%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (5.06%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (2.53%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (1.27%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (2.53%) Aareon QL
1 2 (2.53%) Academy Housing
1 2 (2.53%) MIS ActiveH
1 2 (2.53%) Northgate Housing
1 2 (2.53%) OPENContractor
1 2 (2.53%) OPENHousing
1 2 (2.53%) Oracle Applications
1 2 (2.53%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (2.53%) Orchard Housing
1 2 (2.53%) Servitor
2 1 (1.27%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.27%) Sage X3
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.80%) Office 365
2 2 (2.53%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.53%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.80%) LAN
1 3 (3.80%) WAN
2 1 (1.27%) SAN
2 1 (1.27%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (12.66%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (5.06%) Oracle Reports
2 4 (5.06%) SQL Server
3 2 (2.53%) Data Mining
3 2 (2.53%) MongoDB
3 2 (2.53%) NoSQL
3 2 (2.53%) Oracle BI Publisher
3 2 (2.53%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.27%) Power BI
4 1 (1.27%) QlikView
4 1 (1.27%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 6 (7.59%) Selenium
2 4 (5.06%) JIRA
2 4 (5.06%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (3.80%) SpecFlow
3 3 (3.80%) WebDriver
4 2 (2.53%) Git (software)
4 2 (2.53%) Mercurial
4 2 (2.53%) Oracle Forms
4 2 (2.53%) Rational DOORS
5 1 (1.27%) TestRail
5 1 (1.27%) Visual Studio
General
1 26 (32.91%) Finance
2 5 (6.33%) Marketing
2 5 (6.33%) Retail
3 3 (3.80%) Banking
3 3 (3.80%) Polish Language
4 2 (2.53%) Legal
4 2 (2.53%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.27%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 46 (58.23%) Analyst
2 19 (24.05%) Business Analyst
3 17 (21.52%) Business Systems Analyst
3 17 (21.52%) Systems Analyst
4 10 (12.66%) Test Analyst
4 10 (12.66%) Tester
5 9 (11.39%) Developer
6 8 (10.13%) Senior Analyst
6 8 (10.13%) Software Tester
7 5 (6.33%) Agile Business Analyst
7 5 (6.33%) Senior Test Analyst
8 4 (5.06%) Junior
8 4 (5.06%) Junior Software Tester
8 4 (5.06%) Junior Tester
8 4 (5.06%) UAT Analyst
8 4 (5.06%) UAT Test Analyst
9 3 (3.80%) Project Manager
9 3 (3.80%) Senior Business Analyst
9 3 (3.80%) Web Manager
9 3 (3.80%) Website Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (5.06%) Gherkin
2 1 (1.27%) .NET
2 1 (1.27%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 19 (24.05%) User Experience
2 10 (12.66%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (7.59%) Self-Motivation
4 5 (6.33%) NHS
5 2 (2.53%) Algorithms
5 2 (2.53%) Data Structures
6 1 (1.27%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 3 (3.80%) Windows
2 2 (2.53%) Unix
3 1 (1.27%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (58.23%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (40.51%) Problem-Solving
3 27 (34.18%) SDLC
4 26 (32.91%) Waterfall
5 25 (31.65%) BPMN
5 25 (31.65%) Business Process Modelling
6 24 (30.38%) User Stories
7 21 (26.58%) BDD
8 19 (24.05%) Systems Analysis
9 16 (20.25%) Translating Business Requirements
10 15 (18.99%) Business Analysis
11 14 (17.72%) Test Automation
12 11 (13.92%) Project Planning
13 10 (12.66%) Business Intelligence
13 10 (12.66%) Mentoring
13 10 (12.66%) Software Testing
13 10 (12.66%) Test Scripting
14 9 (11.39%) Coaching
14 9 (11.39%) Feasibility Study
14 9 (11.39%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 27 (34.18%) SQL
2 4 (5.06%) C#
3 2 (2.53%) Java
3 2 (2.53%) PL/SQL
3 2 (2.53%) Python
3 2 (2.53%) Ruby
4 1 (1.27%) C
4 1 (1.27%) PowerShell
4 1 (1.27%) T-SQL
4 1 (1.27%) VB
4 1 (1.27%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 12 (15.19%) ISEB
2 9 (11.39%) ISTQB
3 5 (6.33%) DBS Check
3 5 (6.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 4 (5.06%) BC Cleared
4 4 (5.06%) Security Cleared
5 2 (2.53%) Degree
5 2 (2.53%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (2.53%) PMI Certification
5 2 (2.53%) PMP
6 1 (1.27%) Computer Science Degree
6 1 (1.27%) MCITP
6 1 (1.27%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.33%) QA
2 4 (5.06%) SLA
3 3 (3.80%) PMO
3 3 (3.80%) WCAG
4 2 (2.53%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 2 (2.53%) HP Quality Center
1 2 (2.53%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.27%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 9 (11.39%) Microsoft
2 4 (5.06%) Oracle
2 4 (5.06%) Tableau
3 3 (3.80%) Capita
3 3 (3.80%) MicroStrategy
3 3 (3.80%) Remedy
4 2 (2.53%) Aareon
4 2 (2.53%) Castleton
4 2 (2.53%) Civica
4 2 (2.53%) Google
4 2 (2.53%) Northgate
4 2 (2.53%) OpenText
4 2 (2.53%) Orchard
5 1 (1.27%) HP
5 1 (1.27%) Sage