Period
to 22 September 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 22 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
England > East Midlands
6 months to
22 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 134 136 136
Rank change year-on-year +2 0 -42
Permanent jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 86 93 122
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 1.80% 1.80% 1.88%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.96% 2.00% 2.09%
Number of salaries quoted 76 85 82
East Midlands median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% - +14.29%
10th Percentile £26,250 £28,500 £28,750
90th Percentile £60,000 £74,750 £68,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £48,000 £46,457
% change year-on-year +4.17% +3.32% +3.24%

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 4,378 4,654 5,836
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 91.84% 90.11% 89.92%
Number of salaries quoted 3,540 3,848 4,657
East Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £61,350
England median annual salary £50,100 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +0.20% - +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 22 September 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 22 September 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 +8 35 £42,500 +6.25% 4
Nottinghamshire -17 25 £41,250 -28.26% 3
Northamptonshire -2 18 £33,750 +13.45% 2
Derbyshire - 5 £25,000 - 5
Lincolnshire - 3 £28,500 - 2
User Acceptance Testing
England

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 53 (61.63%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (39.53%) SQL
3 27 (31.40%) SDLC
4 23 (26.74%) Test Automation
5 22 (25.58%) Finance
6 21 (24.42%) Problem-Solving
7 18 (20.93%) Retail
7 18 (20.93%) Software Testing
8 17 (19.77%) Regression Testing
8 17 (19.77%) Scenario Testing
9 16 (18.60%) Selenium
9 16 (18.60%) Test Scripting
9 16 (18.60%) Waterfall
10 15 (17.44%) BPMN
10 15 (17.44%) BDD
10 15 (17.44%) Business Analysis
10 15 (17.44%) Business Process Modelling
11 14 (16.28%) User Stories
12 12 (13.95%) Analytical Skills
12 12 (13.95%) Integration Testing
12 12 (13.95%) Use Case
12 12 (13.95%) Data Warehouse
13 11 (12.79%) ISEB
13 11 (12.79%) SQL Server
13 11 (12.79%) Requirements Analysis
13 11 (12.79%) JIRA
13 11 (12.79%) Security Cleared
14 10 (11.63%) User Experience
14 10 (11.63%) ISTQB
14 10 (11.63%) Acceptance Criteria

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 6 (6.98%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.16%) Confluence
2 1 (1.16%) JBoss
Applications
1 3 (3.49%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.16%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (1.16%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 2 (2.33%) SAP SCM
2 1 (1.16%) Aareon QL
2 1 (1.16%) Academy Housing
2 1 (1.16%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.16%) MIS ActiveH
2 1 (1.16%) Northgate Housing
2 1 (1.16%) OPENContractor
2 1 (1.16%) OPENHousing
2 1 (1.16%) Orchard Housing
2 1 (1.16%) Sage X3
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
2 1 (1.16%) Servitor
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.65%) Office 365
2 2 (2.33%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.33%) Google Cloud Platform
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%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.16%) Route 53
3 1 (1.16%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.65%) LAN
1 4 (4.65%) WAN
2 1 (1.16%) Broadband
2 1 (1.16%) HTTP
2 1 (1.16%) HTTPS
2 1 (1.16%) SMPP
2 1 (1.16%) SMTP
2 1 (1.16%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.16%) tcpdump
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (13.95%) Data Warehouse
2 11 (12.79%) SQL Server
3 2 (2.33%) Data Mining
3 2 (2.33%) Oracle BI Publisher
3 2 (2.33%) Oracle Database
3 2 (2.33%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (2.33%) QlikView
4 1 (1.16%) Amazon RDS
4 1 (1.16%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.16%) MySQL
4 1 (1.16%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.16%) Power BI
4 1 (1.16%) Qlik Sense
4 1 (1.16%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 16 (18.60%) Selenium
2 11 (12.79%) JIRA
3 8 (9.30%) Cucumber
4 4 (4.65%) Maven
4 4 (4.65%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (3.49%) SpecFlow
5 3 (3.49%) WebDriver
6 2 (2.33%) Jenkins
6 2 (2.33%) Oracle Forms
7 1 (1.16%) DbUnit
7 1 (1.16%) Git (software)
7 1 (1.16%) Gradle
7 1 (1.16%) InstallShield
7 1 (1.16%) JMeter
7 1 (1.16%) JUnit
7 1 (1.16%) Mercurial
7 1 (1.16%) MSI
7 1 (1.16%) Sonatype Nexus
7 1 (1.16%) Visual Studio
General
1 22 (25.58%) Finance
2 18 (20.93%) Retail
3 6 (6.98%) Manufacturing
4 3 (3.49%) Billing
4 3 (3.49%) Polish Language
5 1 (1.16%) Advertising
5 1 (1.16%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 42 (48.84%) Analyst
2 22 (25.58%) Business Analyst
2 22 (25.58%) Tester
3 11 (12.79%) Business Systems Analyst
3 11 (12.79%) Developer
3 11 (12.79%) Systems Analyst
4 10 (11.63%) Automation Tester
5 9 (10.47%) Software Tester
5 9 (10.47%) Test Analyst
6 7 (8.14%) Junior
6 7 (8.14%) Senior Analyst
7 6 (6.98%) .NET Developer
7 6 (6.98%) Senior .NET Developer
7 6 (6.98%) Senior Developer
7 6 (6.98%) Senior Test Analyst
7 6 (6.98%) Senior VB.NET Developer
7 6 (6.98%) VB.NET Developer
8 5 (5.81%) Systems Tester
9 4 (4.65%) Consultant
9 4 (4.65%) Junior Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (9.30%) Web Services
2 7 (8.14%) CSS
2 7 (8.14%) RESTful
3 6 (6.98%) .NET
3 6 (6.98%) ASP.NET
3 6 (6.98%) ASP.NET MVC
3 6 (6.98%) HTML5 Canvas
3 6 (6.98%) jQuery
3 6 (6.98%) JSON
3 6 (6.98%) XML
4 5 (5.81%) Gherkin
5 1 (1.16%) Apache Camel
5 1 (1.16%) Hibernate
5 1 (1.16%) HTML
5 1 (1.16%) Java EE
5 1 (1.16%) JAX-RS
5 1 (1.16%) JPA
5 1 (1.16%) JSF
5 1 (1.16%) Spring
5 1 (1.16%) Swagger
Miscellaneous
1 12 (13.95%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (11.63%) User Experience
3 6 (6.98%) e-Learning
4 4 (4.65%) NHS
5 3 (3.49%) Management Information System
5 3 (3.49%) Smart Meter
6 1 (1.16%) Algorithms
6 1 (1.16%) Data Centre
6 1 (1.16%) Data Structures
6 1 (1.16%) Fintech
6 1 (1.16%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.16%) Social Media
6 1 (1.16%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 6 (6.98%) Windows
2 2 (2.33%) Linux
2 2 (2.33%) Unix
3 1 (1.16%) Android
3 1 (1.16%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (61.63%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (31.40%) SDLC
3 23 (26.74%) Test Automation
4 21 (24.42%) Problem-Solving
5 18 (20.93%) Software Testing
6 17 (19.77%) Regression Testing
6 17 (19.77%) Scenario Testing
7 16 (18.60%) Test Scripting
7 16 (18.60%) Waterfall
8 15 (17.44%) BDD
8 15 (17.44%) BPMN
8 15 (17.44%) Business Analysis
8 15 (17.44%) Business Process Modelling
9 14 (16.28%) User Stories
10 12 (13.95%) Integration Testing
10 12 (13.95%) Use Case
11 11 (12.79%) Requirements Analysis
12 10 (11.63%) Acceptance Criteria
13 9 (10.47%) Systems Analysis
13 9 (10.47%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 34 (39.53%) SQL
2 7 (8.14%) Java
2 7 (8.14%) JavaScript
3 6 (6.98%) T-SQL
3 6 (6.98%) VB.NET
4 4 (4.65%) C#
5 3 (3.49%) C
6 2 (2.33%) PL/SQL
7 1 (1.16%) Python
7 1 (1.16%) Ruby
7 1 (1.16%) VB
Qualifications
1 11 (12.79%) ISEB
1 11 (12.79%) Security Cleared
2 10 (11.63%) ISTQB
3 9 (10.47%) BC Cleared
3 9 (10.47%) DBS Check
4 5 (5.81%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 2 (2.33%) SC Cleared
6 1 (1.16%) Degree
6 1 (1.16%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (1.16%) PMI Certification
6 1 (1.16%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (9.30%) QA
2 3 (3.49%) WCAG
3 2 (2.33%) PMO
System Software
1 1 (1.16%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.16%) Docker
1 1 (1.16%) Microsoft App-V
1 1 (1.16%) vCloud
1 1 (1.16%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 3 (3.49%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (2.33%) Ansible
2 2 (2.33%) Puppet
3 1 (1.16%) Nagios
3 1 (1.16%) SCCM
3 1 (1.16%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (1.16%) Terraform
Vendors
1 8 (9.30%) Microsoft
2 7 (8.14%) SAP
3 6 (6.98%) Atlassian
4 5 (5.81%) IBM
4 5 (5.81%) Oracle
5 1 (1.16%) Aareon
5 1 (1.16%) Capita
5 1 (1.16%) Castleton
5 1 (1.16%) Civica
5 1 (1.16%) Google
5 1 (1.16%) Northgate
5 1 (1.16%) Orchard
5 1 (1.16%) Sage
5 1 (1.16%) Tableau
5 1 (1.16%) Twitter
5 1 (1.16%) VMware
5 1 (1.16%) WSO2