Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Leicester 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 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Leicestershire > Leicester
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 39 77 52
Rank change year-on-year +38 -25 +24
Permanent jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 28 18 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicester 4.85% 2.11% 3.96%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.39% 2.40% 4.41%
Number of salaries quoted 34 13 29
Leicester median annual salary £37,500 £33,500 £34,836
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.94% -3.83% -8.33%
10th Percentile £27,500 £25,250 £21,500
90th Percentile £57,500 £38,450 £56,250
Leicestershire median annual salary £37,500 £31,250 £36,000
% change year-on-year +20.00% -13.19% -11.11%

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 Leicester with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Leicester
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 519 751 748
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicester 89.95% 88.15% 89.69%
Number of salaries quoted 473 692 628
Leicester median annual salary £37,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.76% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £25,000 £26,750 £21,500
90th Percentile £56,250 £55,000 £58,750
Leicestershire median annual salary £39,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -8.24% +6.25% -

User Acceptance Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Leicester

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

Job vacancy trend for User Acceptance Testing in Leicester

User Acceptance Testing
Salary Trend in Leicester

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

Salary trend for User Acceptance Testing in Leicester

User Acceptance Testing
Salary Histogram in Leicester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing User Acceptance Testing in Leicester over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Salary histogram for User Acceptance Testing in Leicester

For the 6 months to 24 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 Leicester region with a requirement for User Acceptance Testing.

1 16 (57.14%) ISEB
2 15 (53.57%) Test Strategy
3 14 (50.00%) Test Automation
3 14 (50.00%) HP Quality Center
3 14 (50.00%) Finance
4 12 (42.86%) JIRA
5 10 (35.71%) Test Management
5 10 (35.71%) HP
5 10 (35.71%) Programme Management
6 8 (28.57%) SQL
7 6 (21.43%) PRINCE2
7 6 (21.43%) CMS
7 6 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (21.43%) Continuous Improvement
7 6 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
7 6 (21.43%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 5 (17.86%) Scenario Testing
8 5 (17.86%) Performance Management
8 5 (17.86%) Security Testing
8 5 (17.86%) ISTQB
8 5 (17.86%) Microsoft
8 5 (17.86%) Project Management
9 4 (14.29%) E-Commerce
9 4 (14.29%) XML
9 4 (14.29%) SQL Server
9 4 (14.29%) Retail
9 4 (14.29%) Scrum
9 4 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 4 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 4 (14.29%) QA

User Acceptance Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leicester 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 (21.43%) CMS
2 2 (7.14%) Apache
2 2 (7.14%) Moodle
2 2 (7.14%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (7.14%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (7.14%) Magento
1 2 (7.14%) SAP Hybris
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (14.29%) SQL Server
1 4 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 4 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 12 (42.86%) JIRA
General
1 14 (50.00%) Finance
2 4 (14.29%) Retail
3 2 (7.14%) Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (35.71%) Senior Manager
1 10 (35.71%) Senior Test Manager
1 10 (35.71%) Test Manager
2 9 (32.14%) Analyst
3 6 (21.43%) Test Analyst
4 5 (17.86%) Implementation Manager
4 5 (17.86%) Senior Implementation Manager
5 4 (14.29%) Developer
5 4 (14.29%) Financial Analyst
5 4 (14.29%) Service Analyst
5 4 (14.29%) UAT Analyst
5 4 (14.29%) UAT Test Analyst
6 2 (7.14%) .NET Developer
6 2 (7.14%) Applications Support
6 2 (7.14%) Applications Support Analyst
6 2 (7.14%) Software Tester
6 2 (7.14%) Support Analyst
6 2 (7.14%) Test Engineer
6 2 (7.14%) Tester
6 2 (7.14%) VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (14.29%) XML
2 2 (7.14%) .NET
2 2 (7.14%) ASP.NET
2 2 (7.14%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (7.14%) CSS
2 2 (7.14%) HTML
2 2 (7.14%) HTML5 Canvas
2 2 (7.14%) jQuery
2 2 (7.14%) JSON
2 2 (7.14%) Web Services
3 1 (3.57%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 6 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (7.14%) Learning Management System
3 1 (3.57%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.57%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (10.71%) Windows
2 1 (3.57%) Linux
2 1 (3.57%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (53.57%) Test Strategy
2 14 (50.00%) Test Automation
3 10 (35.71%) Programme Management
3 10 (35.71%) Test Management
4 6 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (21.43%) Continuous Improvement
4 6 (21.43%) PRINCE2
5 5 (17.86%) Performance Management
5 5 (17.86%) Project Management
5 5 (17.86%) Scenario Testing
5 5 (17.86%) Security Testing
6 4 (14.29%) E-Commerce
6 4 (14.29%) Scrum
6 4 (14.29%) Test Scripting
7 2 (7.14%) Acceptance Criteria
7 2 (7.14%) Data Visualisation
7 2 (7.14%) IT Strategy
7 2 (7.14%) Line Management
7 2 (7.14%) Release Management
7 2 (7.14%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 8 (28.57%) SQL
2 2 (7.14%) JavaScript
2 2 (7.14%) T-SQL
2 2 (7.14%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 16 (57.14%) ISEB
2 6 (21.43%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 5 (17.86%) ISTQB
4 2 (7.14%) Degree
4 2 (7.14%) SC Cleared
4 2 (7.14%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (14.29%) QA
2 1 (3.57%) Data Quality
2 1 (3.57%) ISO 9001
Systems Management
1 14 (50.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 10 (35.71%) HP
2 5 (17.86%) Microsoft
3 2 (7.14%) Adobe
3 2 (7.14%) Blackboard
3 2 (7.14%) hybris
3 2 (7.14%) MicroStrategy
3 2 (7.14%) Oracle
3 2 (7.14%) SAP
3 2 (7.14%) Tableau
4 1 (3.57%) Salesforce.com