Period
to 17 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in York 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 17 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 57 56 64
Rank change year-on-year -1 +8 +4
Permanent jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 19 17 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in York 2.84% 2.67% 2.43%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.16% 2.91% 2.63%
Number of salaries quoted 18 15 12
York median annual salary £31,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -31.11% - +12.50%
10th Percentile £25,650 £34,250 £26,625
90th Percentile £44,825 £51,250 £73,750
North Yorkshire median annual salary £32,500 £42,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year -23.53% -10.53% +11.76%

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 York with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
York
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 601 585 533
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in York 89.84% 91.84% 92.53%
Number of salaries quoted 470 468 462
York median annual salary £41,000 £40,250 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.86% +0.63% -
10th Percentile £26,750 £25,425 £22,750
90th Percentile £61,250 £54,475 £62,500
North Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

User Acceptance Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in York

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

Job vacancy trend for User Acceptance Testing in York

User Acceptance Testing
Salary Trend in York

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

Salary trend for User Acceptance Testing in York

User Acceptance Testing
Salary Histogram in York

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing User Acceptance Testing in York over the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

Salary histogram for User Acceptance Testing in York

For the 6 months to 17 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 York region with a requirement for User Acceptance Testing.

1 13 (68.42%) Test Automation
2 9 (47.37%) SQL
2 9 (47.37%) Software Testing
3 8 (42.11%) Regression Testing
4 7 (36.84%) Scrum
4 7 (36.84%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (36.84%) TDD
4 7 (36.84%) Test Scripting
4 7 (36.84%) Selenium
4 7 (36.84%) BDD
4 7 (36.84%) Scenario Testing
5 6 (31.58%) Waterfall
5 6 (31.58%) DevOps
5 6 (31.58%) Test Planning
5 6 (31.58%) WebDriver
5 6 (31.58%) ISTQB
5 6 (31.58%) ISEB
6 5 (26.32%) CRM
6 5 (26.32%) Games
6 5 (26.32%) Business Analysis
6 5 (26.32%) Validation
6 5 (26.32%) Data Validation
7 4 (21.05%) JIRA
7 4 (21.05%) QA
7 4 (21.05%) Analytics
8 3 (15.79%) Mobile App
8 3 (15.79%) Data Management
8 3 (15.79%) Microsoft
8 3 (15.79%) .NET
8 3 (15.79%) SQL Server

User Acceptance Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills in York 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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (10.53%) Google Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.79%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (36.84%) Selenium
2 6 (31.58%) WebDriver
3 4 (21.05%) JIRA
4 1 (5.26%) Bugzilla
4 1 (5.26%) SoapUI
4 1 (5.26%) Toad
General
1 5 (26.32%) Games
2 2 (10.53%) Retail
3 1 (5.26%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (52.63%) Analyst
1 10 (52.63%) Tester
2 7 (36.84%) Software Tester
3 6 (31.58%) Developer
3 6 (31.58%) DevOps Developer
3 6 (31.58%) Scrum Master
3 6 (31.58%) Software Developer
4 5 (26.32%) Business Analyst
4 5 (26.32%) Test Analyst
5 4 (21.05%) QA Tester
6 3 (15.79%) Business IT Analyst
6 3 (15.79%) CRM Analyst
6 3 (15.79%) IT Analyst
6 3 (15.79%) IT Business Analyst
6 3 (15.79%) SQL Analyst
6 3 (15.79%) UAT Analyst
6 3 (15.79%) UAT Test Analyst
7 2 (10.53%) Lead Business Analyst
8 1 (5.26%) Software Analyst
8 1 (5.26%) Software Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.79%) .NET
2 1 (5.26%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.79%) Mobile App
2 1 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.26%) Management Information System
2 1 (5.26%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.26%) Android
1 1 (5.26%) Apple iOS
1 1 (5.26%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (68.42%) Test Automation
2 9 (47.37%) Software Testing
3 8 (42.11%) Regression Testing
4 7 (36.84%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (36.84%) BDD
4 7 (36.84%) Scenario Testing
4 7 (36.84%) Scrum
4 7 (36.84%) TDD
4 7 (36.84%) Test Scripting
5 6 (31.58%) DevOps
5 6 (31.58%) Test Planning
5 6 (31.58%) Waterfall
6 5 (26.32%) Business Analysis
6 5 (26.32%) CRM
6 5 (26.32%) Data Validation
6 5 (26.32%) Validation
7 4 (21.05%) Analytics
8 3 (15.79%) Data Management
8 3 (15.79%) Manual Testing
9 2 (10.53%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 9 (47.37%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (31.58%) ISEB
1 6 (31.58%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (21.05%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (15.79%) Microsoft
2 2 (10.53%) Google