Period
to 16 December 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 16 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
16 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 170 154 163
Rank change year-on-year -16 +9 -21
Permanent jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 111 168 208
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 1.41% 1.72% 1.88%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.54% 1.88% 2.05%
Number of salaries quoted 89 133 183
Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.67% -
10th Percentile £28,250 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £64,000 £55,000 £60,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - -

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 7,223 8,953 10,143
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 92.07% 91.91% 91.77%
Number of salaries quoted 5,876 7,524 8,485
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £25,750
90th Percentile £62,500 £60,000 £62,500
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%

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 16 December 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 16 December 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 0 83 £40,000 -11.11% 10
South Yorkshire +2 16 £40,000 +6.67% 4
North Yorkshire -24 7 £37,500 +25.00% 3
East Yorkshire +5 2 £35,000 +13.82% 1
User Acceptance Testing
England

For the 6 months to 16 December 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 61 (54.95%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (27.93%) Test Automation
3 29 (26.13%) Finance
4 28 (25.23%) Scrum
5 24 (21.62%) SDLC
6 21 (18.92%) Test Management
6 21 (18.92%) Manual Testing
7 20 (18.02%) Software Testing
8 19 (17.12%) DSDM
8 19 (17.12%) Selenium
8 19 (17.12%) HP Quality Center
8 19 (17.12%) Software Delivery
9 17 (15.32%) Cucumber
9 17 (15.32%) BDD
9 17 (15.32%) JIRA
9 17 (15.32%) Project Management
9 17 (15.32%) HP
9 17 (15.32%) Stakeholder Management
10 16 (14.41%) Retail
10 16 (14.41%) Microsoft
10 16 (14.41%) Problem-Solving
11 15 (13.51%) Kanban
11 15 (13.51%) Operational Acceptance Testing
12 14 (12.61%) SoapUI
12 14 (12.61%) Team Foundation Server
12 14 (12.61%) LoadRunner
12 14 (12.61%) TDD
12 14 (12.61%) JMeter
13 13 (11.71%) SC Cleared
13 13 (11.71%) Security Cleared

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 2 (1.80%) Apache
1 2 (1.80%) CMS
1 2 (1.80%) Confluence
1 2 (1.80%) IIS
1 2 (1.80%) SAS
1 2 (1.80%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.90%) Skype for Business
2 1 (0.90%) WordPress
Applications
1 3 (2.70%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.90%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (0.90%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 5 (4.50%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.80%) Dynamics NAV
2 2 (1.80%) Exchequer
2 2 (1.80%) SAP Business One
3 1 (0.90%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.90%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (0.90%) Oracle iRecruitment
Cloud Services
1 11 (9.91%) G Suite
1 11 (9.91%) Office 365
2 5 (4.50%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.80%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.80%) Dynamics 365
3 2 (1.80%) PaaS
4 1 (0.90%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.80%) Internet
1 2 (1.80%) TCP/IP
2 1 (0.90%) Network Security
2 1 (0.90%) Skype
2 1 (0.90%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (10.81%) SQL Server
2 3 (2.70%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (2.70%) Power BI
2 3 (2.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (1.80%) BusinessObjects
3 2 (1.80%) MySQL
3 2 (1.80%) SAP Data Services
3 2 (1.80%) SAS EBI
3 2 (1.80%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (1.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (0.90%) Oracle BI EE
4 1 (0.90%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.90%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (0.90%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (0.90%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 19 (17.12%) Selenium
2 17 (15.32%) Cucumber
2 17 (15.32%) JIRA
3 14 (12.61%) JMeter
3 14 (12.61%) LoadRunner
3 14 (12.61%) SoapUI
3 14 (12.61%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (3.60%) Visual Studio
5 3 (2.70%) Eclipse
5 3 (2.70%) Maven
5 3 (2.70%) MSI
5 3 (2.70%) TestNG
6 2 (1.80%) Bitbucket
6 2 (1.80%) Ranorex
6 2 (1.80%) WebDriver
7 1 (0.90%) Git (software)
7 1 (0.90%) Jenkins
General
1 29 (26.13%) Finance
2 16 (14.41%) Retail
3 4 (3.60%) Manufacturing
4 3 (2.70%) Marketing
5 2 (1.80%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.90%) Banking
6 1 (0.90%) Legal
Job Titles
1 57 (51.35%) Analyst
2 29 (26.13%) Test Analyst
3 20 (18.02%) Business Analyst
4 12 (10.81%) Agile Test Analyst
4 12 (10.81%) Project Manager
5 11 (9.91%) Agile Business Analyst
5 11 (9.91%) Test Leader
6 10 (9.01%) Test Engineer
7 8 (7.21%) SDLC Business Analyst
7 8 (7.21%) Stakeholder Analyst
7 8 (7.21%) Stakeholder Management Business Analyst
7 8 (7.21%) Tester
8 7 (6.31%) Agile Tester
8 7 (6.31%) Test Automation Engineer
9 6 (5.41%) Business Process Owner
9 6 (5.41%) QA Analyst
9 6 (5.41%) QA Test Analyst
10 5 (4.50%) Agile Project Manager
10 5 (4.50%) QA Engineer
10 5 (4.50%) Software Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (3.60%) .NET
1 4 (3.60%) CSS
1 4 (3.60%) HTML
2 3 (2.70%) Web Services
3 2 (1.80%) Angular 2
3 2 (1.80%) AngularJS
3 2 (1.80%) XML
3 2 (1.80%) XSL
4 1 (0.90%) CSS3
4 1 (0.90%) HTML5
4 1 (0.90%) Ionic Framework
4 1 (0.90%) jQuery
4 1 (0.90%) TAPI
4 1 (0.90%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 13 (11.71%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (8.11%) Self-Motivation
3 8 (7.21%) Greenfield Project
4 4 (3.60%) Virtual Team
5 2 (1.80%) User Experience
6 1 (0.90%) CCTV
6 1 (0.90%) Data Centre
6 1 (0.90%) Driving Licence
6 1 (0.90%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.90%) PKI
6 1 (0.90%) PMI
6 1 (0.90%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 7 (6.31%) Windows
2 2 (1.80%) Linux
2 2 (1.80%) Windows Server
3 1 (0.90%) Android
3 1 (0.90%) Apple iOS
3 1 (0.90%) Windows 10
3 1 (0.90%) Windows 7
3 1 (0.90%) Windows 8
3 1 (0.90%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (0.90%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (54.95%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (27.93%) Test Automation
3 28 (25.23%) Scrum
4 24 (21.62%) SDLC
5 21 (18.92%) Manual Testing
5 21 (18.92%) Test Management
6 20 (18.02%) Software Testing
7 19 (17.12%) DSDM
7 19 (17.12%) Software Delivery
8 17 (15.32%) BDD
8 17 (15.32%) Project Management
8 17 (15.32%) Stakeholder Management
9 16 (14.41%) Problem-Solving
10 15 (13.51%) Kanban
10 15 (13.51%) Operational Acceptance Testing
11 14 (12.61%) TDD
12 13 (11.71%) System Testing
13 12 (10.81%) Integration Testing
14 11 (9.91%) Business Analysis
14 11 (9.91%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 11 (9.91%) SQL
2 7 (6.31%) C#
2 7 (6.31%) Java
3 6 (5.41%) Python
4 5 (4.50%) JavaScript
5 4 (3.60%) PowerShell
6 3 (2.70%) PHP
7 2 (1.80%) Ruby
7 2 (1.80%) TypeScript
8 1 (0.90%) C
Qualifications
1 13 (11.71%) ISTQB
1 13 (11.71%) SC Cleared
1 13 (11.71%) Security Cleared
2 8 (7.21%) ISEB
3 6 (5.41%) Degree
4 4 (3.60%) Computer Science Degree
5 3 (2.70%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 2 (1.80%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.90%) A+ Certification
7 1 (0.90%) CCENT
7 1 (0.90%) CCNA
7 1 (0.90%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.90%) HNC
7 1 (0.90%) MCITP
7 1 (0.90%) MCSE
7 1 (0.90%) Network+ Certification
7 1 (0.90%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.90%) PMP
7 1 (0.90%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (10.81%) QA
2 5 (4.50%) PMO
3 2 (1.80%) IFRS
3 2 (1.80%) IFRS 9
4 1 (0.90%) GDPR
4 1 (0.90%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.90%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (0.90%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.90%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 19 (17.12%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 17 (15.32%) HP
2 16 (14.41%) Microsoft
3 12 (10.81%) SAP
4 11 (9.91%) Google
5 3 (2.70%) ClickSoftware Technologies
6 2 (1.80%) Cisco
6 2 (1.80%) Oracle
6 2 (1.80%) Sage
6 2 (1.80%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (0.90%) Avaya
7 1 (0.90%) Kofax
7 1 (0.90%) VMware