Period
to 27 May 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Leeds 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)
6 months to
27 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 124 106 148
Rank change year-on-year -18 +42 +10
Permanent jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 93 140 120
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 1.96% 2.75% 1.89%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.09% 2.96% 2.07%
Number of salaries quoted 82 129 117
Leeds median annual salary £45,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% - -6.25%
10th Percentile £33,500 £26,750 £30,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
West Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +20.00% - -6.25%

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 Leeds with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Leeds
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 4,448 4,727 5,791
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 93.88% 92.98% 91.24%
Number of salaries quoted 3,754 4,077 4,708
Leeds median annual salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.65% +2.38% +5.00%
10th Percentile £29,750 £26,400 £27,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
West Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.66% +2.50%

User Acceptance Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

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

Job vacancy trend for User Acceptance Testing in Leeds

User Acceptance Testing
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

Salary trend for User Acceptance Testing in Leeds

User Acceptance Testing
Salary Histogram in Leeds

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing User Acceptance Testing in Leeds over the 6 months to 27 May 2018.

Salary histogram for User Acceptance Testing in Leeds

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 Leeds region with a requirement for User Acceptance Testing.

1 66 (70.97%) Agile Software Development
2 45 (48.39%) SDLC
3 23 (24.73%) Stakeholder Management
4 20 (21.51%) UML
4 20 (21.51%) Software Delivery
5 19 (20.43%) Presales
5 19 (20.43%) Greenfield Project
5 19 (20.43%) Decision-Making
5 19 (20.43%) Scrum
5 19 (20.43%) Use Case
6 18 (19.35%) OO
7 17 (18.28%) JIRA
7 17 (18.28%) User Stories
8 15 (16.13%) QA
9 14 (15.05%) Lingo
9 14 (15.05%) Data Modelling
10 13 (13.98%) Integration Testing
10 13 (13.98%) Business Analysis
10 13 (13.98%) Process Improvement
11 12 (12.90%) System Integration Testing
11 12 (12.90%) Analytical Skills
11 12 (12.90%) Microsoft Excel
11 12 (12.90%) ISEB
12 11 (11.83%) C#
12 11 (11.83%) Mentoring
13 10 (10.75%) .NET
13 10 (10.75%) Finance
14 9 (9.68%) Project Management
14 9 (9.68%) ISTQB
14 9 (9.68%) Coaching

User Acceptance Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leeds 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 2 (2.15%) Confluence
1 2 (2.15%) NServiceBus
1 2 (2.15%) SharePoint
1 2 (2.15%) Umbraco
Applications
1 12 (12.90%) Microsoft Excel
2 6 (6.45%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (2.15%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (2.15%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (5.38%) Visualfiles
2 3 (3.23%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (1.08%) SAP CO
3 1 (1.08%) SAP FI
3 1 (1.08%) SAP FI/CO
3 1 (1.08%) SAP HR
3 1 (1.08%) SAP MM
3 1 (1.08%) SAP Payroll
3 1 (1.08%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.23%) Dynamics 365
2 2 (2.15%) BlazeMeter
2 2 (2.15%) BrowserStack
2 2 (2.15%) Office 365
3 1 (1.08%) G Suite
3 1 (1.08%) Slack
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (6.45%) SQL Server
2 5 (5.38%) MS Access
3 4 (4.30%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (2.15%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 17 (18.28%) JIRA
2 6 (6.45%) Visual Studio
3 4 (4.30%) TeamCity
4 3 (3.23%) Selenium
5 2 (2.15%) Appium
5 2 (2.15%) Git (software)
5 2 (2.15%) NUnit
5 2 (2.15%) Octopus Deploy
5 2 (2.15%) SpecFlow
5 2 (2.15%) Subversion
5 2 (2.15%) WebDriver
5 2 (2.15%) Zephyr
6 1 (1.08%) Cucumber
6 1 (1.08%) JMeter
6 1 (1.08%) LoadRunner
6 1 (1.08%) SoapUI
6 1 (1.08%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 10 (10.75%) Finance
2 7 (7.53%) Retail
3 5 (5.38%) Manufacturing
4 4 (4.30%) Legal
5 2 (2.15%) Banking
6 1 (1.08%) Law
Job Titles
1 58 (62.37%) Analyst
2 46 (49.46%) Business Analyst
3 19 (20.43%) Senior Analyst
4 17 (18.28%) Agile Business Analyst
4 17 (18.28%) Senior Business Analyst
5 16 (17.20%) Developer
5 16 (17.20%) SDLC Business Analyst
5 16 (17.20%) Stakeholder Analyst
5 16 (17.20%) Stakeholder Management Business Analyst
6 11 (11.83%) Test Analyst
7 7 (7.53%) .NET Developer
7 7 (7.53%) Project Manager
8 6 (6.45%) Case Management Developer
8 6 (6.45%) Lead Business Analyst
9 5 (5.38%) Agile Project Manager
9 5 (5.38%) Retail Business Analyst
9 5 (5.38%) Senior Test Engineer
9 5 (5.38%) Software Test Engineer
9 5 (5.38%) Test Engineer
9 5 (5.38%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (10.75%) .NET
2 8 (8.60%) ASP.NET
3 4 (4.30%) ASP.NET MVC
3 4 (4.30%) Classic ASP
4 3 (3.23%) .NET Framework
4 3 (3.23%) Ajax
4 3 (3.23%) ASP.NET Web API
4 3 (3.23%) CSS
4 3 (3.23%) Entity Framework
5 2 (2.15%) AngularJS
5 2 (2.15%) MSMQ
5 2 (2.15%) RabbitMQ
5 2 (2.15%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 19 (20.43%) Greenfield Project
2 12 (12.90%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (4.30%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (2.15%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.15%) NHS
4 2 (2.15%) Self-Motivation
4 2 (2.15%) User Experience
5 1 (1.08%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.15%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (70.97%) Agile Software Development
2 45 (48.39%) SDLC
3 23 (24.73%) Stakeholder Management
4 20 (21.51%) Software Delivery
4 20 (21.51%) UML
5 19 (20.43%) Decision-Making
5 19 (20.43%) Presales
5 19 (20.43%) Scrum
5 19 (20.43%) Use Case
6 18 (19.35%) OO
7 17 (18.28%) User Stories
8 14 (15.05%) Data Modelling
9 13 (13.98%) Business Analysis
9 13 (13.98%) Integration Testing
9 13 (13.98%) Process Improvement
10 12 (12.90%) System Integration Testing
11 11 (11.83%) Mentoring
12 9 (9.68%) BDD
12 9 (9.68%) Coaching
12 9 (9.68%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (15.05%) Lingo
2 11 (11.83%) C#
3 8 (8.60%) SQL
4 5 (5.38%) VBA
5 4 (4.30%) T-SQL
6 3 (3.23%) JavaScript
7 2 (2.15%) PL/SQL
7 2 (2.15%) Shell Script
8 1 (1.08%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 12 (12.90%) ISEB
2 9 (9.68%) ISTQB
3 2 (2.15%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (2.15%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (16.13%) QA
2 1 (1.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.08%) PMO
Systems Management
1 7 (7.53%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (2.15%) HP Fortify
Vendors
1 7 (7.53%) HP
2 6 (6.45%) Capita
3 5 (5.38%) Microsoft
4 4 (4.30%) SAP
5 2 (2.15%) Oracle
5 2 (2.15%) Unisys
6 1 (1.08%) Google
6 1 (1.08%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (1.08%) Sitecore