Period
to 20 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire 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 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Yorkshire > South Yorkshire
6 months to
20 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 85 70 97
Rank change year-on-year -15 +27 +3
Permanent jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 15 38 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 1.30% 2.93% 1.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.48% 3.28% 1.34%
Number of salaries quoted 11 36 15
South Yorkshire median annual salary £37,500 £53,750 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -30.23% +34.38% +19.40%
10th Percentile £24,000 £27,500 £22,200
90th Percentile £43,750 £60,000 £45,000
Yorkshire median annual salary £41,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +9.33% - -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 South Yorkshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
South Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,014 1,158 1,347
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 87.94% 89.21% 86.85%
Number of salaries quoted 895 976 1,132
South Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +3.90% +8.45%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,000 £22,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £60,000 £62,500
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.19% +5.00% -

User Acceptance Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for User Acceptance Testing in South Yorkshire

User Acceptance Testing
Salary Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for User Acceptance Testing in South Yorkshire

User Acceptance Testing
Salary Histogram in South Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing User Acceptance Testing in South Yorkshire over the 6 months to 20 February 2018.

Salary histogram for User Acceptance Testing in South Yorkshire

User Acceptance Testing
Job Locations in South Yorkshire

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 South Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 20 February 2018. 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
Sheffield -9 13 £37,500 -37.50%
Doncaster +2 2 £43,750 +45.83% 2
User Acceptance Testing
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 20 February 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 South Yorkshire region with a requirement for User Acceptance Testing.

1 10 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (53.33%) System Testing
3 7 (46.67%) Software Testing
4 6 (40.00%) Finance
4 6 (40.00%) ISTQB
4 6 (40.00%) HP Quality Center
5 4 (26.67%) Waterfall
5 4 (26.67%) Process Improvement
5 4 (26.67%) Test Strategy
5 4 (26.67%) Mobile App
5 4 (26.67%) Test Planning
5 4 (26.67%) Software Delivery
5 4 (26.67%) Test Management
5 4 (26.67%) Test Scripting
5 4 (26.67%) Service Delivery
6 3 (20.00%) Scenario Testing
6 3 (20.00%) Test Automation
7 2 (13.33%) Acceptance Criteria
7 2 (13.33%) Defect Management
7 2 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (13.33%) Dynamics AX
7 2 (13.33%) QA
7 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Excel
7 2 (13.33%) Microsoft
7 2 (13.33%) HP
7 2 (13.33%) ISEB
7 2 (13.33%) Process Management
7 2 (13.33%) Retail
7 2 (13.33%) Logistics
7 2 (13.33%) Capita

User Acceptance Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills in South Yorkshire 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:

Applications
1 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (13.33%) Dynamics AX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 1 (6.67%) JIRA
1 1 (6.67%) Selenium
General
1 6 (40.00%) Finance
2 2 (13.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (60.00%) Analyst
2 7 (46.67%) Test Analyst
3 4 (26.67%) Manual Test Analyst
3 4 (26.67%) Manual Tester
3 4 (26.67%) Test Leader
3 4 (26.67%) Tester
4 2 (13.33%) Functional Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Senior Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Senior Software Test Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Senior Test Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Software Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Software Test Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) UAT Lead
4 2 (13.33%) UAT Test Lead
5 1 (6.67%) Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) .NET
1 1 (6.67%) Ajax
1 1 (6.67%) Apache Flex
1 1 (6.67%) Hibernate
1 1 (6.67%) J2EE
1 1 (6.67%) JDBC
1 1 (6.67%) JMS
1 1 (6.67%) JSF
1 1 (6.67%) JSP
1 1 (6.67%) REST
1 1 (6.67%) Servlets
1 1 (6.67%) Spring
1 1 (6.67%) Spring MVC
1 1 (6.67%) Struts
1 1 (6.67%) Web Services
1 1 (6.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (26.67%) Mobile App
2 2 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (6.67%) Fintech
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (53.33%) System Testing
3 7 (46.67%) Software Testing
4 4 (26.67%) Process Improvement
4 4 (26.67%) Service Delivery
4 4 (26.67%) Software Delivery
4 4 (26.67%) Test Management
4 4 (26.67%) Test Planning
4 4 (26.67%) Test Scripting
4 4 (26.67%) Test Strategy
4 4 (26.67%) Waterfall
5 3 (20.00%) Scenario Testing
5 3 (20.00%) Test Automation
6 2 (13.33%) Acceptance Criteria
6 2 (13.33%) Defect Management
6 2 (13.33%) Logistics
6 2 (13.33%) Process Management
7 1 (6.67%) Regression Testing
7 1 (6.67%) Scrum
7 1 (6.67%) System Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.67%) ANSI SQL
1 1 (6.67%) Java
1 1 (6.67%) Ruby
1 1 (6.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (40.00%) ISTQB
2 2 (13.33%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (13.33%) QA
Systems Management
1 6 (40.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (13.33%) Capita
1 2 (13.33%) HP
1 2 (13.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.67%) Oracle