Period
to 22 November 2017

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

User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
East Midlands > Leicestershire
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 58 78 57
Rank change year-on-year +20 -21 +48
Permanent jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 32 35 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 3.38% 2.36% 4.06%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.81% 2.65% 4.53%
Number of salaries quoted 38 24 37
Leicestershire median annual salary £37,500 £31,250 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% -10.71% -13.58%
10th Percentile £27,500 £19,850 £21,500
90th Percentile £57,500 £38,300 £44,500
East Midlands median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year -6.25% +11.11% -4.00%

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 Leicestershire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Leicestershire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 840 1320 1192
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 88.70% 89.13% 89.56%
Number of salaries quoted 736 1151 963
Leicestershire median annual salary £39,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.24% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £25,000 £26,500 £21,824
90th Percentile £56,250 £56,000 £57,500
East Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -4.76% +5.00% -

User Acceptance Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Leicestershire

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

Job vacancy trend for User Acceptance Testing in Leicestershire

User Acceptance Testing
Salary Trend in Leicestershire

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

Salary trend for User Acceptance Testing in Leicestershire

User Acceptance Testing
Salary Histogram in Leicestershire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing User Acceptance Testing in Leicestershire over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Salary histogram for User Acceptance Testing in Leicestershire

User Acceptance Testing
Job Locations in Leicestershire

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 Leicestershire region over the 6 months to 22 November 2017. 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
Leicester +36 28 £37,500 +11.94% 1
Ashby-de-la-Zouch - 2 £41,000 -
User Acceptance Testing
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 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 Leicestershire region with a requirement for User Acceptance Testing.

1 16 (50.00%) ISEB
2 15 (46.88%) Test Strategy
3 14 (43.75%) HP Quality Center
3 14 (43.75%) Test Automation
3 14 (43.75%) Finance
4 12 (37.50%) JIRA
5 10 (31.25%) HP
5 10 (31.25%) Programme Management
5 10 (31.25%) SQL
5 10 (31.25%) Test Management
6 8 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
6 8 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (21.88%) Microsoft
8 6 (18.75%) SQL Server
8 6 (18.75%) PRINCE2
8 6 (18.75%) CMS
8 6 (18.75%) Scrum
8 6 (18.75%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 6 (18.75%) Continuous Improvement
8 6 (18.75%) QA
8 6 (18.75%) Retail
9 5 (15.63%) ISTQB
9 5 (15.63%) Security Testing
9 5 (15.63%) Performance Management
9 5 (15.63%) Scenario Testing
9 5 (15.63%) Windows
9 5 (15.63%) Project Management
10 4 (12.50%) E-Commerce
10 4 (12.50%) XML
10 4 (12.50%) Test Scripting

User Acceptance Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leicestershire 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 (18.75%) CMS
2 2 (6.25%) Apache
2 2 (6.25%) Moodle
2 2 (6.25%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (6.25%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (6.25%) Magento
1 2 (6.25%) SAP Hybris
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (18.75%) SQL Server
2 4 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 12 (37.50%) JIRA
General
1 14 (43.75%) Finance
2 6 (18.75%) Retail
3 2 (6.25%) Back Office
3 2 (6.25%) Banking
Job Titles
1 11 (34.38%) Analyst
2 10 (31.25%) Senior Manager
2 10 (31.25%) Senior Test Manager
2 10 (31.25%) Test Manager
3 6 (18.75%) Test Analyst
4 5 (15.63%) Implementation Manager
4 5 (15.63%) Senior Implementation Manager
5 4 (12.50%) Developer
5 4 (12.50%) Financial Analyst
5 4 (12.50%) Service Analyst
5 4 (12.50%) UAT Analyst
5 4 (12.50%) UAT Test Analyst
6 3 (9.38%) Business Analyst
7 2 (6.25%) Applications Support
7 2 (6.25%) Business Manager
7 2 (6.25%) Business Project Manager
7 2 (6.25%) DBA
7 2 (6.25%) Project Manager
7 2 (6.25%) Support Analyst
7 2 (6.25%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (12.50%) XML
2 2 (6.25%) .NET
2 2 (6.25%) ASP.NET
2 2 (6.25%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (6.25%) CSS
2 2 (6.25%) HTML
2 2 (6.25%) HTML5 Canvas
2 2 (6.25%) jQuery
2 2 (6.25%) JSON
2 2 (6.25%) Web Services
3 1 (3.13%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 8 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.25%) Learning Management System
3 1 (3.13%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.13%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (15.63%) Windows
2 2 (6.25%) Windows Server
3 1 (3.13%) Linux
3 1 (3.13%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (46.88%) Test Strategy
2 14 (43.75%) Test Automation
3 10 (31.25%) Programme Management
3 10 (31.25%) Test Management
4 8 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (18.75%) Continuous Improvement
5 6 (18.75%) PRINCE2
5 6 (18.75%) Scrum
6 5 (15.63%) Performance Management
6 5 (15.63%) Project Management
6 5 (15.63%) Scenario Testing
6 5 (15.63%) Security Testing
7 4 (12.50%) E-Commerce
7 4 (12.50%) Test Scripting
8 3 (9.38%) Workflow
9 2 (6.25%) Business Intelligence
9 2 (6.25%) MVC
9 2 (6.25%) OO
9 2 (6.25%) Release Management
9 2 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (31.25%) SQL
2 2 (6.25%) JavaScript
2 2 (6.25%) T-SQL
2 2 (6.25%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 16 (50.00%) ISEB
2 6 (18.75%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 5 (15.63%) ISTQB
4 2 (6.25%) Degree
4 2 (6.25%) SC Cleared
4 2 (6.25%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (18.75%) QA
2 1 (3.13%) Data Quality
2 1 (3.13%) ISO 9001
Systems Management
1 14 (43.75%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 10 (31.25%) HP
2 7 (21.88%) Microsoft
3 2 (6.25%) Adobe
3 2 (6.25%) Blackboard
3 2 (6.25%) hybris
3 2 (6.25%) MicroStrategy
3 2 (6.25%) Oracle
3 2 (6.25%) SAP
3 2 (6.25%) Tableau
4 1 (3.13%) Salesforce.com