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 3 months to 25 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Yorkshire / South Yorkshire
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 61 68 76
Rank change year-on-year +7 +8  
Permanent jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 21 2 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 2.90% 0.31% 1.25%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.28% 0.38% 1.46%
Number of salaries quoted 14 2 11
Median salary £55,000 £34,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +59.42% -23.33%  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  

User Acceptance Testing is in the process and methodology skills category. The next 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 and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
South Yorkshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 641 521 822
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire 88.66% 80.65% 85.71%
Number of salaries quoted 530 440 695
Median salary £44,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.25% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

User Acceptance Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in South Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in South Yorkshire citing User Acceptance Testing as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

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 3 months to 25 June 2017.

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 3 months to 25 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Sheffield - 11 £55,000 - 1
Doncaster - 5 £40,000 -
User Acceptance Testing
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 South Yorkshire region with a requirement for User Acceptance Testing.

1 32 (86.49%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (72.97%) SDLC
3 21 (56.76%) Stakeholder Management
3 21 (56.76%) Software Delivery
3 21 (56.76%) Presales
3 21 (56.76%) Greenfield Project
4 12 (32.43%) Finance
5 10 (27.03%) System Testing
5 10 (27.03%) ISEB
6 9 (24.32%) Test Management
6 9 (24.32%) ISTQB
6 9 (24.32%) Operational Acceptance Testing
7 8 (21.62%) Test Planning
7 8 (21.62%) Waterfall
7 8 (21.62%) QA
7 8 (21.62%) Microsoft
8 7 (18.92%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 6 (16.22%) Functional Testing
9 6 (16.22%) Business Analysis
10 5 (13.51%) SilkTest
10 5 (13.51%) CMMI
10 5 (13.51%) Banking
10 5 (13.51%) Selenium
10 5 (13.51%) Wealth Management
10 5 (13.51%) Risk Analysis
10 5 (13.51%) Test Scripting
10 5 (13.51%) XBRL
10 5 (13.51%) SOA
10 5 (13.51%) HP UFT
10 5 (13.51%) HTML

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:

Application Platforms
1 5 (13.51%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 5 (13.51%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (10.81%) Microsoft Excel
1 4 (10.81%) Microsoft Office
1 4 (10.81%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Project
Development Applications
1 5 (13.51%) HP UFT
1 5 (13.51%) Rational Functional Tester
1 5 (13.51%) Selenium
1 5 (13.51%) SilkTest
2 1 (2.70%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 12 (32.43%) Finance
2 5 (13.51%) Banking
Job Titles
1 26 (70.27%) Analyst
2 21 (56.76%) Business Analyst
2 21 (56.76%) Senior Analyst
2 21 (56.76%) Senior Business Analyst
3 5 (13.51%) Test Analyst
3 5 (13.51%) Test Leader
4 3 (8.11%) Test Manager
5 2 (5.41%) Applications Support
5 2 (5.41%) UAT Lead
5 2 (5.41%) UAT Test Lead
6 1 (2.70%) 3rd Line Support
6 1 (2.70%) Financial Analyst
6 1 (2.70%) Service Analyst
6 1 (2.70%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (13.51%) .NET
1 5 (13.51%) HTML
1 5 (13.51%) SOAP
1 5 (13.51%) Web Services
1 5 (13.51%) XBRL
1 5 (13.51%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 21 (56.76%) Greenfield Project
2 4 (10.81%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (8.11%) PMI
4 2 (5.41%) iPad
5 1 (2.70%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (2.70%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 5 (13.51%) Linux
1 5 (13.51%) Unix
2 2 (5.41%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (86.49%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (72.97%) SDLC
3 21 (56.76%) Presales
3 21 (56.76%) Software Delivery
3 21 (56.76%) Stakeholder Management
4 10 (27.03%) System Testing
5 9 (24.32%) Operational Acceptance Testing
5 9 (24.32%) Test Management
6 8 (21.62%) Test Planning
6 8 (21.62%) Waterfall
7 6 (16.22%) Business Analysis
7 6 (16.22%) Functional Testing
8 5 (13.51%) CMMI
8 5 (13.51%) Exploratory Testing
8 5 (13.51%) Risk Analysis
8 5 (13.51%) Root Cause Analysis
8 5 (13.51%) SOA
8 5 (13.51%) Test Scripting
8 5 (13.51%) Test Strategy
8 5 (13.51%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (13.51%) Java
1 5 (13.51%) SQL
1 5 (13.51%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 10 (27.03%) ISEB
2 9 (24.32%) ISTQB
3 7 (18.92%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 4 (10.81%) Degree
4 4 (10.81%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 3 (8.11%) PMI Certification
6 1 (2.70%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (21.62%) QA
2 4 (10.81%) COBIT
Systems Management
1 3 (8.11%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 8 (21.62%) Microsoft
2 5 (13.51%) Oracle
2 5 (13.51%) SAP
3 3 (8.11%) HP
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