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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 21 May 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
21 May 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 176 190 124
Rank change year-on-year +14 -66 +69
Permanent jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 109 42 85
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Yorkshire 1.49% 0.80% 1.81%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.62% 0.85% 1.97%
Number of salaries quoted 56 22 59
10th Percentile £31,250 £32,625 £31,250
25th Percentile £33,750 £35,000 £34,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £42,250 £46,500 £44,000
Median % change year-on-year -9.14% +5.68% +25.71%
75th Percentile £55,313 £53,750 £50,000
90th Percentile £62,500 £62,500 £55,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +15.79% -5.00% -

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 6,730 4,938 4,314
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 92.22% 93.74% 91.92%
Number of salaries quoted 4,399 3,992 3,688
10th Percentile £30,500 £29,750 £28,000
25th Percentile £39,750 £37,000 £35,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £52,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median % change year-on-year +9.47% - +11.76%
75th Percentile £67,500 £61,250 £57,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £70,000 £68,180
England median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +9.09% - +4.76%

User Acceptance Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for User Acceptance Testing in Yorkshire

User Acceptance Testing
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing User Acceptance Testing in Yorkshire.

Salary trend for User Acceptance Testing in Yorkshire

User Acceptance Testing
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

Salary distribution for jobs citing User Acceptance Testing in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 21 May 2022.

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 21 May 2022. 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
Jobs
West Yorkshire +18 90 £40,000 +5.96% 10
South Yorkshire -1 9 £37,500 -28.57% 2
North Yorkshire -26 9 £51,250 +7.89%
User Acceptance Testing
England

For the 6 months to 21 May 2022, 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 51 (46.79%) Agile
2 38 (34.86%) Social Skills
3 33 (30.28%) Microsoft
4 31 (28.44%) SQL
4 31 (28.44%) User Stories
5 30 (27.52%) Analytical Skills
5 30 (27.52%) SQL Server
5 30 (27.52%) Scrum
6 28 (25.69%) C#
7 25 (22.94%) BDD
8 22 (20.18%) Entity Framework
8 22 (20.18%) Git (software)
8 22 (20.18%) .NET
8 22 (20.18%) ASP.NET
8 22 (20.18%) CSS
8 22 (20.18%) Law
8 22 (20.18%) PostgreSQL
8 22 (20.18%) .NET Framework
9 21 (19.27%) PHP
9 21 (19.27%) CI/CD
10 20 (18.35%) JIRA
10 20 (18.35%) Use Case
10 20 (18.35%) Acceptance Criteria
11 19 (17.43%) Customer-Centricity
11 19 (17.43%) TDD
11 19 (17.43%) Data Modelling
12 18 (16.51%) Wireframes
13 17 (15.60%) ASP.NET Core
13 17 (15.60%) SOLID
13 17 (15.60%) REST

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 7 (6.42%) IIS
2 5 (4.59%) CMS
3 4 (3.67%) Apache
3 4 (3.67%) Confluence
3 4 (3.67%) WebLogic
4 3 (2.75%) OpenEdge
Applications
1 8 (7.34%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (2.75%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.92%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 1 (0.92%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.92%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 10 (9.17%) Azure
2 8 (7.34%) AWS
3 4 (3.67%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 4 (3.67%) Amazon ECS
3 4 (3.67%) AWS Fargate
4 2 (1.83%) AWS Data Pipeline
4 2 (1.83%) AWS Lambda
4 2 (1.83%) Dynamics 365
4 2 (1.83%) Serverless
5 1 (0.92%) AWS CodeDeploy
5 1 (0.92%) BrowserStack
5 1 (0.92%) GCP
5 1 (0.92%) Power Platform
5 1 (0.92%) PowerApps
5 1 (0.92%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (5.50%) Intranet
2 4 (3.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (27.52%) SQL Server
2 22 (20.18%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (3.67%) Amazon RDS
4 2 (1.83%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 1 (0.92%) Data Mining
5 1 (0.92%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 22 (20.18%) Git (software)
2 20 (18.35%) JIRA
3 8 (7.34%) Postman
3 8 (7.34%) SoapUI
4 7 (6.42%) Selenium
5 5 (4.59%) Cucumber
5 5 (4.59%) Jenkins
5 5 (4.59%) Maven
5 5 (4.59%) Subversion
6 4 (3.67%) REST Assured
6 4 (3.67%) SpecFlow
6 4 (3.67%) Team Foundation Server
6 4 (3.67%) TestNG
7 3 (2.75%) JMeter
8 2 (1.83%) TestComplete
8 2 (1.83%) WebDriver
8 2 (1.83%) YouTrack
9 1 (0.92%) LoadRunner
General
1 38 (34.86%) Social Skills
2 30 (27.52%) Analytical Skills
3 22 (20.18%) Law
4 14 (12.84%) Retail
5 10 (9.17%) Finance
6 6 (5.50%) Influencing Skills
6 6 (5.50%) Marketing
6 6 (5.50%) Public Sector
7 4 (3.67%) Manufacturing
8 2 (1.83%) Organisational Skills
9 1 (0.92%) Advertising
9 1 (0.92%) Legal
9 1 (0.92%) Local Government
9 1 (0.92%) Presentation Skills
Job Titles
1 45 (41.28%) Analyst
2 36 (33.03%) Business Analyst
3 22 (20.18%) Developer
4 17 (15.60%) .NET Developer
5 8 (7.34%) Product Owner
5 8 (7.34%) Senior Analyst
5 8 (7.34%) Tester
6 7 (6.42%) Senior Business Analyst
7 6 (5.50%) Junior
7 6 (5.50%) Junior Product Owner
8 4 (3.67%) Automation Tester
8 4 (3.67%) AWS DevOps
8 4 (3.67%) AWS DevOps Engineer
8 4 (3.67%) AWS Engineer
8 4 (3.67%) Deployment Engineer
8 4 (3.67%) DevOps Engineer
8 4 (3.67%) Release Engineer
8 4 (3.67%) Test Analyst
8 4 (3.67%) Test Engineer
9 3 (2.75%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (20.18%) .NET
1 22 (20.18%) .NET Framework
1 22 (20.18%) ASP.NET
1 22 (20.18%) CSS
1 22 (20.18%) Entity Framework
2 17 (15.60%) Ajax
2 17 (15.60%) ASP.NET Core
2 17 (15.60%) jQuery
2 17 (15.60%) REST
2 17 (15.60%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 5 (4.59%) ASP.NET MVC
3 5 (4.59%) HTML
3 5 (4.59%) RESTful
3 5 (4.59%) SOAP
4 4 (3.67%) WebSockets
5 3 (2.75%) Gherkin
6 2 (1.83%) Node.js
7 1 (0.92%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 17 (15.60%) Enterprise Software
2 8 (7.34%) Mobile App
3 6 (5.50%) Contactless
4 5 (4.59%) User Experience
5 4 (3.67%) Data Protection Act
5 4 (3.67%) Self-Motivation
6 2 (1.83%) Data Structures
6 2 (1.83%) Sports Betting
7 1 (0.92%) Greenfield Project
7 1 (0.92%) IoT
Operating Systems
1 8 (7.34%) Linux
2 5 (4.59%) Windows
3 4 (3.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (46.79%) Agile
2 31 (28.44%) User Stories
3 30 (27.52%) Scrum
4 25 (22.94%) BDD
5 21 (19.27%) CI/CD
6 20 (18.35%) Acceptance Criteria
6 20 (18.35%) Use Case
7 19 (17.43%) Customer-Centricity
7 19 (17.43%) Data Modelling
7 19 (17.43%) TDD
8 18 (16.51%) Wireframes
9 17 (15.60%) OO
9 17 (15.60%) OOP
9 17 (15.60%) SOA
9 17 (15.60%) SOLID
10 16 (14.68%) DevOps
10 16 (14.68%) Problem-Solving
10 16 (14.68%) Requirements Gathering
11 15 (13.76%) Test Automation
12 14 (12.84%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 31 (28.44%) SQL
2 28 (25.69%) C#
3 21 (19.27%) PHP
4 17 (15.60%) JavaScript
4 17 (15.60%) VB.NET
5 11 (10.09%) Java
6 8 (7.34%) Python
7 4 (3.67%) Bash
7 4 (3.67%) Go
7 4 (3.67%) PowerShell
8 3 (2.75%) T-SQL
9 2 (1.83%) Groovy
9 2 (1.83%) VBScript
10 1 (0.92%) VB
Qualifications
1 10 (9.17%) ISEB
2 8 (7.34%) ISTQB
3 5 (4.59%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 4 (3.67%) Degree
5 1 (0.92%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (6.42%) QA
2 6 (5.50%) Accessibility
3 1 (0.92%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.92%) GDPR
3 1 (0.92%) PMO
System Software
1 1 (0.92%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (4.59%) Terraform
2 4 (3.67%) Ansible
3 1 (0.92%) Puppet
Vendors
1 33 (30.28%) Microsoft
2 8 (7.34%) Oracle
3 4 (3.67%) Red Hat
4 1 (0.92%) CheckPoint
4 1 (0.92%) Google