Period
to 22 June 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in 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 22 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
22 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 133 126 143
Rank change year-on-year -7 +17 -25
Permanent jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 205 249 274
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 2.12% 2.33% 2.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.29% 2.53% 2.52%
Number of salaries quoted 175 202 232
Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £41,750 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.19% +11.33% -6.25%
10th Percentile £31,250 £27,625 £30,000
90th Percentile £53,000 £60,000 £55,000
England median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.26% +5.56% -

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 Yorkshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 8,956 9,857 10,891
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 92.47% 92.17% 89.90%
Number of salaries quoted 7,572 8,429 9,065
Yorkshire median annual salary £43,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.18% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £26,000
90th Percentile £61,250 £61,250 £61,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,500
% change year-on-year - +3.09% +2.11%

User Acceptance Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for User Acceptance Testing in Yorkshire

User Acceptance Testing
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for User Acceptance Testing in Yorkshire

User Acceptance Testing
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing User Acceptance Testing in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 22 June 2018.

Salary histogram for User Acceptance Testing in Yorkshire

User Acceptance Testing
Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 22 June 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
West Yorkshire +12 148 £45,000 +11.80% 16
North Yorkshire -5 31 £35,000 +2.94% 2
South Yorkshire -9 17 £35,000 -40.43%
East Yorkshire +21 9 £35,000 - 4
User Acceptance Testing
England

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for User Acceptance Testing.

1 121 (59.02%) Agile Software Development
2 68 (33.17%) QA
3 58 (28.29%) System Integration Testing
4 57 (27.80%) Integration Testing
5 50 (24.39%) Finance
6 49 (23.90%) SDLC
7 43 (20.98%) Test Automation
8 42 (20.49%) Manual Testing
9 35 (17.07%) Scrum
10 31 (15.12%) Stakeholder Management
11 30 (14.63%) UML
12 28 (13.66%) Mentoring
13 27 (13.17%) Operational Acceptance Testing
14 24 (11.71%) BDD
15 22 (10.73%) Use Case
15 22 (10.73%) ISEB
16 21 (10.24%) JIRA
16 21 (10.24%) Business Analysis
17 20 (9.76%) Software Delivery
17 20 (9.76%) User Stories
18 19 (9.27%) Process Improvement
18 19 (9.27%) Security Testing
18 19 (9.27%) SQL
19 18 (8.78%) OO
19 18 (8.78%) Decision-Making
20 17 (8.29%) Analytical Skills
20 17 (8.29%) Presales
20 17 (8.29%) Waterfall
20 17 (8.29%) Software Testing
21 16 (7.80%) System Testing

User Acceptance Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 (1.46%) Confluence
1 3 (1.46%) NServiceBus
1 3 (1.46%) Umbraco
2 2 (0.98%) Skype for Business
3 1 (0.49%) IIS
3 1 (0.49%) SharePoint
Applications
1 15 (7.32%) Microsoft Excel
2 6 (2.93%) Microsoft Office
3 4 (1.95%) Microsoft Project
3 4 (1.95%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.98%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (2.44%) Visualfiles
2 3 (1.46%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (1.46%) Oracle Assets
2 3 (1.46%) Oracle EBS R12
2 3 (1.46%) Oracle ERP
2 3 (1.46%) Oracle Financials
2 3 (1.46%) Oracle General Ledger
2 3 (1.46%) Oracle Internet Expenses
2 3 (1.46%) Oracle Payables
2 3 (1.46%) Oracle Receivables
2 3 (1.46%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
3 1 (0.49%) Magento
3 1 (0.49%) SAP CO
3 1 (0.49%) SAP FI
3 1 (0.49%) SAP FI/CO
3 1 (0.49%) SAP HR
3 1 (0.49%) SAP MM
3 1 (0.49%) SAP Payroll
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.46%) Dynamics 365
2 2 (0.98%) BlazeMeter
2 2 (0.98%) BrowserStack
3 1 (0.49%) FinancialForce
3 1 (0.49%) G Suite
3 1 (0.49%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.49%) Office 365
3 1 (0.49%) SaaS
3 1 (0.49%) Serverless
3 1 (0.49%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.98%) Skype
1 2 (0.98%) TCP/IP
2 1 (0.49%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (4.88%) SQL Server
2 5 (2.44%) MS Access
3 4 (1.95%) BusinessObjects
3 4 (1.95%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (1.46%) Oracle BI EE
4 3 (1.46%) Oracle Database
4 3 (1.46%) Oracle Discoverer
5 2 (0.98%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (0.98%) SQL Server 2014
5 2 (0.98%) SQL Server 2016
6 1 (0.49%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 21 (10.24%) JIRA
2 10 (4.88%) Selenium
3 6 (2.93%) Visual Studio
4 5 (2.44%) TeamCity
5 3 (1.46%) Cucumber
5 3 (1.46%) Octopus Deploy
5 3 (1.46%) WebDriver
6 2 (0.98%) Appium
6 2 (0.98%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 2 (0.98%) Git (software)
6 2 (0.98%) NUnit
6 2 (0.98%) SoapUI
6 2 (0.98%) SpecFlow
6 2 (0.98%) Subversion
6 2 (0.98%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (0.98%) Zephyr
7 1 (0.49%) Bugzilla
7 1 (0.49%) LoadRunner
7 1 (0.49%) MSTest
7 1 (0.49%) Toad
General
1 50 (24.39%) Finance
2 13 (6.34%) Retail
3 6 (2.93%) Manufacturing
4 5 (2.44%) Banking
5 4 (1.95%) Legal
6 3 (1.46%) Marketing
6 3 (1.46%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.49%) Law
7 1 (0.49%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 114 (55.61%) Analyst
2 56 (27.32%) Business Analyst
3 50 (24.39%) Test Analyst
4 22 (10.73%) Test Engineer
5 21 (10.24%) Senior Analyst
6 19 (9.27%) Agile Business Analyst
6 19 (9.27%) Developer
6 19 (9.27%) Senior Business Analyst
7 17 (8.29%) Stakeholder Analyst
7 17 (8.29%) Stakeholder Management Business Analyst
8 16 (7.80%) SDLC Business Analyst
8 16 (7.80%) Test Automation Engineer
9 13 (6.34%) Project Manager
9 13 (6.34%) Test Leader
10 9 (4.39%) Business IT Analyst
10 9 (4.39%) IT Analyst
10 9 (4.39%) IT Business Analyst
10 9 (4.39%) Tester
11 8 (3.90%) QA Analyst
11 8 (3.90%) QA Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (7.32%) .NET
2 8 (3.90%) ASP.NET
3 4 (1.95%) ASP.NET MVC
3 4 (1.95%) Classic ASP
3 4 (1.95%) CSS
4 3 (1.46%) .NET Framework
4 3 (1.46%) Ajax
4 3 (1.46%) AngularJS
4 3 (1.46%) ASP.NET Web API
4 3 (1.46%) Entity Framework
4 3 (1.46%) MSMQ
4 3 (1.46%) RabbitMQ
4 3 (1.46%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (0.49%) HTML
5 1 (0.49%) RESTful
5 1 (0.49%) SOAP
5 1 (0.49%) Web Services
5 1 (0.49%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 17 (8.29%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (7.80%) Greenfield Project
3 9 (4.39%) Fintech
4 8 (3.90%) Enterprise Software
5 5 (2.44%) Driving Licence
6 4 (1.95%) PMI
6 4 (1.95%) Self-Motivation
6 4 (1.95%) Virtual Team
7 3 (1.46%) User Experience
8 2 (0.98%) Computer Science
8 2 (0.98%) Data Centre
8 2 (0.98%) Management Information System
8 2 (0.98%) NHS
8 2 (0.98%) PKI
9 1 (0.49%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.49%) Smartphone
9 1 (0.49%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 5 (2.44%) Windows
2 4 (1.95%) Windows Server
3 3 (1.46%) Unix
3 3 (1.46%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (0.98%) Windows 10
4 2 (0.98%) Windows 7
4 2 (0.98%) Windows 8
4 2 (0.98%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (0.49%) Android
5 1 (0.49%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 121 (59.02%) Agile Software Development
2 58 (28.29%) System Integration Testing
3 57 (27.80%) Integration Testing
4 49 (23.90%) SDLC
5 43 (20.98%) Test Automation
6 42 (20.49%) Manual Testing
7 35 (17.07%) Scrum
8 31 (15.12%) Stakeholder Management
9 30 (14.63%) UML
10 28 (13.66%) Mentoring
11 27 (13.17%) Operational Acceptance Testing
12 24 (11.71%) BDD
13 22 (10.73%) Use Case
14 21 (10.24%) Business Analysis
15 20 (9.76%) Software Delivery
15 20 (9.76%) User Stories
16 19 (9.27%) Process Improvement
16 19 (9.27%) Security Testing
17 18 (8.78%) Decision-Making
17 18 (8.78%) OO
Programming Languages
1 19 (9.27%) SQL
2 14 (6.83%) Lingo
3 12 (5.85%) C#
4 6 (2.93%) PL/SQL
5 5 (2.44%) JavaScript
5 5 (2.44%) VBA
6 4 (1.95%) T-SQL
7 2 (0.98%) C
7 2 (0.98%) Ruby
7 2 (0.98%) Shell Script
8 1 (0.49%) Java
8 1 (0.49%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 22 (10.73%) ISEB
2 15 (7.32%) ISTQB
3 4 (1.95%) PMI Certification
3 4 (1.95%) PMP
4 3 (1.46%) Degree
5 2 (0.98%) A+ Certification
5 2 (0.98%) CCENT
5 2 (0.98%) CCNA
5 2 (0.98%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (0.98%) Computer Science Degree
5 2 (0.98%) MCITP
5 2 (0.98%) MCSE
5 2 (0.98%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (0.98%) Network+ Certification
5 2 (0.98%) SC Cleared
5 2 (0.98%) Security Cleared
5 2 (0.98%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (0.49%) CBAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 68 (33.17%) QA
2 6 (2.93%) SLA
3 4 (1.95%) GDPR
3 4 (1.95%) PMO
4 3 (1.46%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (0.98%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (0.98%) Active Directory
1 2 (0.98%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 11 (5.37%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (0.98%) HP Fortify
Vendors
1 14 (6.83%) Capita
2 10 (4.88%) Microsoft
3 8 (3.90%) HP
4 6 (2.93%) Oracle
4 6 (2.93%) SAP
5 3 (1.46%) JDA
5 3 (1.46%) Kofax
6 2 (0.98%) Cisco
6 2 (0.98%) MicroStrategy
6 2 (0.98%) Remedy
6 2 (0.98%) Sitecore
6 2 (0.98%) Tableau
6 2 (0.98%) Unisys
6 2 (0.98%) VMware
7 1 (0.49%) Google