Period
to 19 November 2017

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 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 109 112 163
Rank change year-on-year +3 +51 -36
Permanent jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 115 126 110
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 2.35% 2.34% 1.58%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.55% 2.58% 1.72%
Number of salaries quoted 88 109 96
Leeds median annual salary £49,500 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +32.00% -6.25% -
10th Percentile £32,125 £30,300 £27,500
90th Percentile £55,000 £60,000 £55,000
West Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year +20.00% +7.14% -

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 4510 4881 6385
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 92.27% 90.61% 91.94%
Number of salaries quoted 3789 4183 5074
Leeds median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £27,000
90th Percentile £63,250 £62,500 £61,250
West Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19% +5.00%

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 19 November 2017.

Salary histogram for User Acceptance Testing in Leeds

For the 6 months to 19 November 2017, IT jobs citing User Acceptance Testing also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Leeds region with a requirement for User Acceptance Testing.

1 52 (45.22%) Agile Software Development
2 50 (43.48%) SDLC
3 42 (36.52%) Software Delivery
4 31 (26.96%) Finance
4 31 (26.96%) Stakeholder Management
5 26 (22.61%) Presales
6 24 (20.87%) Test Strategy
6 24 (20.87%) Greenfield Project
7 22 (19.13%) User Experience
8 21 (18.26%) SQL
9 20 (17.39%) Project Management
9 20 (17.39%) Usability Testing
9 20 (17.39%) Test Management
9 20 (17.39%) Line Management
9 20 (17.39%) Digital Media
10 18 (15.65%) Test Scripting
10 18 (15.65%) QA
11 11 (9.57%) Waterfall
11 11 (9.57%) Business Analysis
11 11 (9.57%) Change Control
12 10 (8.70%) Relational Database
12 10 (8.70%) Regression Testing
12 10 (8.70%) Oracle
13 8 (6.96%) Taleo
13 8 (6.96%) Oracle Fusion
13 8 (6.96%) PeopleTools
13 8 (6.96%) PeopleCode
13 8 (6.96%) .NET
13 8 (6.96%) PeopleSoft
13 8 (6.96%) SAP

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 3 (2.61%) Confluence
2 2 (1.74%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (2.61%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.87%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (0.87%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 8 (6.96%) PeopleSoft HCM
2 1 (0.87%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 8 (6.96%) Taleo
2 2 (1.74%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (8.70%) Relational Database
2 8 (6.96%) RDBMS
2 8 (6.96%) SAP HANA
3 7 (6.09%) SQL Server
4 2 (1.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 8 (6.96%) PeopleTools
2 5 (4.35%) JIRA
2 5 (4.35%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (2.61%) Selenium
4 2 (1.74%) SoapUI
4 2 (1.74%) TeamCity
4 2 (1.74%) WebDriver
5 1 (0.87%) Cucumber
5 1 (0.87%) JMeter
5 1 (0.87%) LoadRunner
5 1 (0.87%) Octopus Deploy
5 1 (0.87%) SpecFlow
5 1 (0.87%) Visual Studio
General
1 31 (26.96%) Finance
2 6 (5.22%) Retail
3 3 (2.61%) Marketing
4 1 (0.87%) Legal
Job Titles
1 58 (50.43%) Analyst
2 45 (39.13%) Business Analyst
3 19 (16.52%) Digital Executive
3 19 (16.52%) UAT Executive
4 17 (14.78%) Test Manager
5 12 (10.43%) Developer
6 9 (7.83%) Financial Analyst
6 9 (7.83%) Senior Analyst
7 8 (6.96%) PeopleSoft Developer
7 8 (6.96%) Test Analyst
8 6 (5.22%) Regulatory Business Analyst
9 5 (4.35%) Finance Business Analyst
9 5 (4.35%) Finance Systems Analyst
9 5 (4.35%) Senior Business Analyst
9 5 (4.35%) SQL Analyst
9 5 (4.35%) Tester
10 4 (3.48%) Applications Support
10 4 (3.48%) Insurance Business Analyst
10 4 (3.48%) Support Analyst
10 4 (3.48%) UML Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (6.96%) .NET
1 8 (6.96%) Oracle Fusion
2 3 (2.61%) ASP.NET
3 2 (1.74%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 24 (20.87%) Greenfield Project
2 22 (19.13%) User Experience
3 20 (17.39%) Digital Media
4 6 (5.22%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (2.61%) Client/Server
5 3 (2.61%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.87%) iSeries
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (45.22%) Agile Software Development
2 50 (43.48%) SDLC
3 42 (36.52%) Software Delivery
4 31 (26.96%) Stakeholder Management
5 26 (22.61%) Presales
6 24 (20.87%) Test Strategy
7 20 (17.39%) Line Management
7 20 (17.39%) Project Management
7 20 (17.39%) Test Management
7 20 (17.39%) Usability Testing
8 18 (15.65%) Test Scripting
9 11 (9.57%) Business Analysis
9 11 (9.57%) Change Control
9 11 (9.57%) Waterfall
10 10 (8.70%) Regression Testing
11 7 (6.09%) UML
12 6 (5.22%) Data Analysis
13 5 (4.35%) Test Automation
14 4 (3.48%) Continuous Integration
14 4 (3.48%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 21 (18.26%) SQL
2 8 (6.96%) PeopleCode
3 7 (6.09%) C#
4 3 (2.61%) JavaScript
5 2 (1.74%) C
5 2 (1.74%) Java
5 2 (1.74%) PHP
5 2 (1.74%) T-SQL
5 2 (1.74%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 5 (4.35%) ISEB
2 2 (1.74%) Degree
2 2 (1.74%) Master's Degree
3 1 (0.87%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (15.65%) QA
2 1 (0.87%) GDPR
2 1 (0.87%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (2.61%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (1.74%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 10 (8.70%) Oracle
2 8 (6.96%) PeopleSoft
2 8 (6.96%) SAP
3 3 (2.61%) Citrix
3 3 (2.61%) Microsoft
4 1 (0.87%) HP
4 1 (0.87%) Remedy