Period
to 20 August 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 20 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
6 months to
20 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 130 110 122
Rank change year-on-year -20 +12 +31
Permanent jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 83 127 128
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 1.86% 2.57% 2.22%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.01% 2.73% 2.37%
Number of salaries quoted 64 102 107
Leeds median annual salary £43,250 £45,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.89% +20.00% -5.06%
10th Percentile £31,250 £28,750 £30,450
90th Percentile £62,625 £55,000 £55,000
West Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% +13.33% -3.85%

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 4,125 4,650 5,397
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 92.61% 94.03% 93.65%
Number of salaries quoted 3,467 3,934 4,434
Leeds median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +7.14% -1.18%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £63,750 £62,500
West Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% +4.94% +1.25%

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 20 August 2018.

Salary histogram for User Acceptance Testing in Leeds

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 53 (63.86%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (31.33%) SDLC
3 19 (22.89%) Scrum
4 18 (21.69%) Business Analysis
4 18 (21.69%) Software Delivery
5 17 (20.48%) Stakeholder Management
5 17 (20.48%) UML
6 15 (18.07%) Use Case
7 14 (16.87%) QA
7 14 (16.87%) Project Management
8 13 (15.66%) Process Improvement
9 12 (14.46%) Operational Acceptance Testing
10 11 (13.25%) Manual Testing
10 11 (13.25%) Test Automation
10 11 (13.25%) Analytical Skills
11 10 (12.05%) Coaching
11 10 (12.05%) HP Quality Center
11 10 (12.05%) Presales
11 10 (12.05%) Greenfield Project
11 10 (12.05%) Decision-Making
11 10 (12.05%) Integration Testing
11 10 (12.05%) JIRA
11 10 (12.05%) HP
11 10 (12.05%) ISEB
11 10 (12.05%) SQL
12 9 (10.84%) Microsoft Excel
12 9 (10.84%) Scenario Testing
12 9 (10.84%) System Integration Testing
13 8 (9.64%) User Stories
13 8 (9.64%) Software Testing

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 (2.41%) NServiceBus
1 2 (2.41%) Umbraco
2 1 (1.20%) Apache
2 1 (1.20%) CMS
2 1 (1.20%) Confluence
2 1 (1.20%) IIS
2 1 (1.20%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.20%) WordPress
Applications
1 9 (10.84%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (4.82%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (2.41%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (2.41%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.20%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 5 (6.02%) Visualfiles
2 3 (3.61%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (1.20%) SAP CO
3 1 (1.20%) SAP FI
3 1 (1.20%) SAP FI/CO
3 1 (1.20%) SAP HR
3 1 (1.20%) SAP MM
3 1 (1.20%) SAP Payroll
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.61%) Dynamics 365
1 3 (3.61%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.20%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (8.43%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.41%) MS Access
2 2 (2.41%) Oracle Database
2 2 (2.41%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.20%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 10 (12.05%) JIRA
2 5 (6.02%) Selenium
3 4 (4.82%) Cucumber
3 4 (4.82%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (4.82%) Visual Studio
4 3 (3.61%) JMeter
4 3 (3.61%) LoadRunner
4 3 (3.61%) SoapUI
5 2 (2.41%) Eclipse
5 2 (2.41%) Maven
5 2 (2.41%) Octopus Deploy
5 2 (2.41%) TeamCity
5 2 (2.41%) TestNG
6 1 (1.20%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (1.20%) Git (software)
6 1 (1.20%) Jenkins
6 1 (1.20%) WebDriver
General
1 7 (8.43%) Finance
1 7 (8.43%) Retail
2 5 (6.02%) Manufacturing
3 2 (2.41%) Legal
3 2 (2.41%) Marketing
4 1 (1.20%) Banking
Job Titles
1 43 (51.81%) Analyst
2 29 (34.94%) Business Analyst
3 13 (15.66%) Test Analyst
4 12 (14.46%) Agile Business Analyst
4 12 (14.46%) Developer
5 11 (13.25%) Project Manager
6 10 (12.05%) SDLC Business Analyst
6 10 (12.05%) Stakeholder Analyst
6 10 (12.05%) Stakeholder Management Business Analyst
7 9 (10.84%) Senior Analyst
7 9 (10.84%) Senior Business Analyst
8 6 (7.23%) Lead Business Analyst
9 5 (6.02%) Agile Project Manager
9 5 (6.02%) Case Management Developer
9 5 (6.02%) Delivery Project Manager
9 5 (6.02%) Retail Business Analyst
9 5 (6.02%) Software Delivery Project Manager
9 5 (6.02%) Software Project Manager
9 5 (6.02%) Software Test Engineer
9 5 (6.02%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (8.43%) .NET
2 4 (4.82%) ASP.NET
2 4 (4.82%) CSS
3 3 (3.61%) AngularJS
4 2 (2.41%) .NET Framework
4 2 (2.41%) Ajax
4 2 (2.41%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (2.41%) ASP.NET Web API
4 2 (2.41%) Classic ASP
4 2 (2.41%) Entity Framework
4 2 (2.41%) HTML
4 2 (2.41%) MSMQ
4 2 (2.41%) RabbitMQ
4 2 (2.41%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (1.20%) CSS3
5 1 (1.20%) HTML5
5 1 (1.20%) Ionic Framework
5 1 (1.20%) jQuery
5 1 (1.20%) XML
5 1 (1.20%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 11 (13.25%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (12.05%) Greenfield Project
3 3 (3.61%) Self-Motivation
4 2 (2.41%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (2.41%) Fintech
4 2 (2.41%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 4 (4.82%) Windows
2 2 (2.41%) Unix
3 1 (1.20%) Linux
3 1 (1.20%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (63.86%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (31.33%) SDLC
3 19 (22.89%) Scrum
4 18 (21.69%) Business Analysis
4 18 (21.69%) Software Delivery
5 17 (20.48%) Stakeholder Management
5 17 (20.48%) UML
6 15 (18.07%) Use Case
7 14 (16.87%) Project Management
8 13 (15.66%) Process Improvement
9 12 (14.46%) Operational Acceptance Testing
10 11 (13.25%) Manual Testing
10 11 (13.25%) Test Automation
11 10 (12.05%) Coaching
11 10 (12.05%) Decision-Making
11 10 (12.05%) Integration Testing
11 10 (12.05%) Presales
12 9 (10.84%) Scenario Testing
12 9 (10.84%) System Integration Testing
13 8 (9.64%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (12.05%) SQL
2 6 (7.23%) Lingo
3 5 (6.02%) C#
4 4 (4.82%) Java
4 4 (4.82%) JavaScript
5 2 (2.41%) C
5 2 (2.41%) PL/SQL
5 2 (2.41%) Shell Script
5 2 (2.41%) T-SQL
5 2 (2.41%) VBA
6 1 (1.20%) PHP
6 1 (1.20%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 10 (12.05%) ISEB
2 7 (8.43%) ISTQB
3 3 (3.61%) SC Cleared
3 3 (3.61%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (16.87%) QA
2 2 (2.41%) PMO
3 1 (1.20%) SLA
Systems Management
1 10 (12.05%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 10 (12.05%) HP
2 8 (9.64%) Microsoft
3 7 (8.43%) Capita
4 3 (3.61%) SAP
5 2 (2.41%) Oracle
5 2 (2.41%) Sitecore
6 1 (1.20%) Unisys