Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in West 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 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 140 138 136
Rank change year-on-year -2 -2 -25
Permanent jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 128 156 206
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 1.88% 2.03% 2.24%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.05% 2.22% 2.46%
Number of salaries quoted 104 139 160
West Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% +7.14% -
10th Percentile £27,875 £27,500 £26,175
90th Percentile £55,000 £58,750 £55,000
Yorkshire median annual salary £41,750 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +11.33% - +5.63%

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 West Yorkshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
West Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 6241 7021 8375
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 91.50% 91.26% 91.00%
Number of salaries quoted 5245 6016 6720
West Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +1.19% +5.00%
10th Percentile £26,750 £26,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £61,900 £65,000 £60,000
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.19% +5.00% +1.27%

User Acceptance Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for User Acceptance Testing in West Yorkshire

User Acceptance Testing
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for User Acceptance Testing in West Yorkshire

User Acceptance Testing
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing User Acceptance Testing in West Yorkshire over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for User Acceptance Testing in West Yorkshire

User Acceptance Testing
Job Locations in West 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 West Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 23 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
Leeds +6 116 £49,500 +32.00% 4
Bradford -7 7 £30,000 -14.29% 4
Wakefield +8 4 £40,000 +45.45%
Halifax - 1 £40,000 -
User Acceptance Testing
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 23 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for User Acceptance Testing.

1 53 (41.41%) Agile Software Development
2 49 (38.28%) SDLC
3 41 (32.03%) Software Delivery
4 32 (25.00%) Finance
4 32 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 26 (20.31%) SQL
6 25 (19.53%) Presales
7 24 (18.75%) Test Strategy
8 23 (17.97%) Greenfield Project
9 22 (17.19%) User Experience
10 21 (16.41%) Line Management
10 21 (16.41%) Project Management
10 21 (16.41%) QA
10 21 (16.41%) Test Management
11 20 (15.63%) Test Scripting
11 20 (15.63%) Usability Testing
11 20 (15.63%) Digital Media
12 12 (9.38%) Waterfall
13 11 (8.59%) Change Control
13 11 (8.59%) Business Analysis
14 10 (7.81%) Regression Testing
14 10 (7.81%) Oracle
14 10 (7.81%) Relational Database
15 9 (7.03%) Analytical Skills
15 9 (7.03%) SQL Server
15 9 (7.03%) SAP
15 9 (7.03%) Retail
16 8 (6.25%) Oracle Fusion
16 8 (6.25%) Taleo
16 8 (6.25%) PeopleSoft

User Acceptance Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills in West 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 3 (2.34%) Confluence
1 3 (2.34%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.78%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 7 (5.47%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.78%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (0.78%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.78%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 8 (6.25%) PeopleSoft HCM
2 1 (0.78%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.78%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 8 (6.25%) Taleo
2 2 (1.56%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.56%) Office 365
3 1 (0.78%) G Suite
3 1 (0.78%) Slack
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (7.81%) Relational Database
2 9 (7.03%) SQL Server
3 8 (6.25%) RDBMS
3 8 (6.25%) SAP HANA
4 4 (3.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (1.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 8 (6.25%) PeopleTools
2 7 (5.47%) Selenium
3 6 (4.69%) JIRA
3 6 (4.69%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (2.34%) SoapUI
5 2 (1.56%) Cucumber
5 2 (1.56%) JMeter
5 2 (1.56%) LoadRunner
5 2 (1.56%) TeamCity
5 2 (1.56%) WebDriver
6 1 (0.78%) MSTest
6 1 (0.78%) Octopus Deploy
6 1 (0.78%) SpecFlow
6 1 (0.78%) Visual Studio
General
1 32 (25.00%) Finance
2 9 (7.03%) Retail
3 3 (2.34%) Marketing
4 2 (1.56%) Banking
5 1 (0.78%) Legal
5 1 (0.78%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 63 (49.22%) Analyst
2 45 (35.16%) Business Analyst
3 19 (14.84%) Digital Executive
3 19 (14.84%) UAT Executive
4 17 (13.28%) Test Manager
5 14 (10.94%) Developer
6 13 (10.16%) Test Analyst
7 9 (7.03%) Financial Analyst
7 9 (7.03%) Senior Analyst
8 8 (6.25%) PeopleSoft Developer
9 7 (5.47%) Tester
10 6 (4.69%) Regulatory Business Analyst
10 6 (4.69%) Support Analyst
11 5 (3.91%) Finance Business Analyst
11 5 (3.91%) Finance Systems Analyst
11 5 (3.91%) Senior Business Analyst
11 5 (3.91%) SQL Analyst
12 4 (3.13%) Applications Support Analyst
12 4 (3.13%) Insurance Business Analyst
12 4 (3.13%) Manual Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (6.25%) .NET
1 8 (6.25%) Oracle Fusion
2 3 (2.34%) ASP.NET
3 2 (1.56%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 23 (17.97%) Greenfield Project
2 22 (17.19%) User Experience
3 20 (15.63%) Digital Media
4 9 (7.03%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (2.34%) Client/Server
5 3 (2.34%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.78%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.78%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (41.41%) Agile Software Development
2 49 (38.28%) SDLC
3 41 (32.03%) Software Delivery
4 32 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 25 (19.53%) Presales
6 24 (18.75%) Test Strategy
7 21 (16.41%) Line Management
7 21 (16.41%) Project Management
7 21 (16.41%) Test Management
8 20 (15.63%) Test Scripting
8 20 (15.63%) Usability Testing
9 12 (9.38%) Waterfall
10 11 (8.59%) Business Analysis
10 11 (8.59%) Change Control
11 10 (7.81%) Regression Testing
12 8 (6.25%) Test Automation
13 7 (5.47%) Functional Testing
13 7 (5.47%) Scenario Testing
13 7 (5.47%) UML
14 6 (4.69%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 26 (20.31%) SQL
2 8 (6.25%) PeopleCode
3 7 (5.47%) C#
4 4 (3.13%) JavaScript
5 3 (2.34%) T-SQL
6 2 (1.56%) C
6 2 (1.56%) Java
6 2 (1.56%) PHP
6 2 (1.56%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 6 (4.69%) ISEB
2 2 (1.56%) Degree
2 2 (1.56%) Master's Degree
3 1 (0.78%) ISTQB
3 1 (0.78%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (16.41%) QA
2 1 (0.78%) GDPR
2 1 (0.78%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (2.34%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (2.34%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 10 (7.81%) Oracle
2 9 (7.03%) SAP
3 8 (6.25%) Microsoft
3 8 (6.25%) PeopleSoft
4 3 (2.34%) Citrix
5 2 (1.56%) HP
5 2 (1.56%) MicroStrategy
5 2 (1.56%) Tableau
6 1 (0.78%) Capita
6 1 (0.78%) Google
6 1 (0.78%) Remedy
6 1 (0.78%) Salesforce.com