Period
to 19 August 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 19 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Yorkshire > South Yorkshire
6 months to
19 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 83 80 106
Rank change year-on-year -3 +26 -4
Permanent jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 21 28 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 1.66% 2.09% 0.36%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.81% 2.31% 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 17 21 4
South Yorkshire median annual salary £35,000 £55,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -36.36% +83.33% -20.00%
10th Percentile £34,000 £40,000 £26,625
90th Percentile £42,700 £60,000 £38,100
Yorkshire median annual salary £39,000 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year -8.24% +13.33% -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 1,158 1,213 1,187
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 91.69% 90.39% 85.64%
Number of salaries quoted 936 1,002 986
South Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.56% +4.00%
10th Percentile £25,750 £26,250 £24,250
90th Percentile £60,125 £62,500 £57,500
Yorkshire median annual salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.53% +6.25% -

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
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 19 August 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 +8 15 £38,000 -30.91% 1
Doncaster +5 6 £35,000 -12.50%
User Acceptance Testing
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 19 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 South Yorkshire region with a requirement for User Acceptance Testing.

1 15 (71.43%) System Testing
2 12 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (47.62%) Test Management
3 10 (47.62%) Test Automation
3 10 (47.62%) Process Improvement
4 9 (42.86%) Defect Management
5 8 (38.10%) Finance
6 7 (33.33%) Test Strategy
6 7 (33.33%) Manual Testing
6 7 (33.33%) Capita
6 7 (33.33%) ISTQB
7 6 (28.57%) QA
7 6 (28.57%) Integration Testing
7 6 (28.57%) Performance Management
7 6 (28.57%) Line Management
7 6 (28.57%) System Integration Testing
8 5 (23.81%) Acceptance Criteria
8 5 (23.81%) HP Quality Center
8 5 (23.81%) Process Management
9 3 (14.29%) ISEB
9 3 (14.29%) Retail
10 1 (4.76%) SQL
10 1 (4.76%) Test Planning

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:

General
1 8 (38.10%) Finance
2 3 (14.29%) Retail
Job Titles
1 15 (71.43%) Test Leader
2 6 (28.57%) Analyst
2 6 (28.57%) Test Analyst
3 1 (4.76%) UAT Lead
3 1 (4.76%) UAT Test Lead
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (71.43%) System Testing
2 12 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (47.62%) Process Improvement
3 10 (47.62%) Test Automation
3 10 (47.62%) Test Management
4 9 (42.86%) Defect Management
5 7 (33.33%) Manual Testing
5 7 (33.33%) Test Strategy
6 6 (28.57%) Integration Testing
6 6 (28.57%) Line Management
6 6 (28.57%) Performance Management
6 6 (28.57%) System Integration Testing
7 5 (23.81%) Acceptance Criteria
7 5 (23.81%) Process Management
8 1 (4.76%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.76%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (33.33%) ISTQB
2 3 (14.29%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (28.57%) QA
Systems Management
1 5 (23.81%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 7 (33.33%) Capita