Period
to 20 November 2017

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 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 162 144 128
Rank change year-on-year -18 -16 -4
Permanent jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 172 217 303
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 1.75% 1.97% 2.29%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.94% 2.20% 2.54%
Number of salaries quoted 135 185 240
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.00% - +5.63%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £26,000
90th Percentile £55,000 £58,250 £55,000
England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% -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 8848 9864 11922
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 90.17% 89.46% 90.25%
Number of salaries quoted 7407 8294 9703
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.19% +5.00% +1.27%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £26,000
90th Percentile £61,250 £62,500 £60,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

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 20 November 2017.

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 20 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
West Yorkshire -1 126 £45,000 +20.00% 12
North Yorkshire +3 27 £32,500 -26.14% 1
South Yorkshire +17 15 £37,500 - 2
East Yorkshire -2 3 £30,750 -18.00%
User Acceptance Testing
England

For the 6 months to 20 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for User Acceptance Testing.

1 68 (39.53%) Agile Software Development
2 52 (30.23%) SDLC
3 47 (27.33%) Software Delivery
4 40 (23.26%) Finance
5 38 (22.09%) SQL
6 34 (19.77%) Stakeholder Management
6 34 (19.77%) Test Scripting
7 29 (16.86%) Test Strategy
8 27 (15.70%) Presales
8 27 (15.70%) Project Management
9 25 (14.53%) Greenfield Project
9 25 (14.53%) Waterfall
9 25 (14.53%) QA
9 25 (14.53%) Test Management
10 24 (13.95%) Test Automation
10 24 (13.95%) Software Testing
11 23 (13.37%) Usability Testing
12 22 (12.79%) User Experience
13 21 (12.21%) Business Analysis
13 21 (12.21%) Line Management
14 20 (11.63%) Digital Media
14 20 (11.63%) Regression Testing
15 19 (11.05%) Scenario Testing
16 17 (9.88%) Retail
17 15 (8.72%) ISEB
18 14 (8.14%) SQL Server
18 14 (8.14%) ISTQB
18 14 (8.14%) Selenium
19 13 (7.56%) System Testing
20 12 (6.98%) Analytics

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 (1.74%) Confluence
2 2 (1.16%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.58%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 9 (5.23%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.58%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (0.58%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.58%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 8 (4.65%) PeopleSoft HCM
2 2 (1.16%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.58%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 8 (4.65%) Taleo
2 3 (1.74%) Google Analytics
3 2 (1.16%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (8.14%) SQL Server
2 10 (5.81%) Relational Database
3 8 (4.65%) RDBMS
3 8 (4.65%) SAP HANA
4 3 (1.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 14 (8.14%) Selenium
2 9 (5.23%) JIRA
3 8 (4.65%) PeopleTools
3 8 (4.65%) WebDriver
4 5 (2.91%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (1.16%) SoapUI
5 2 (1.16%) TeamCity
6 1 (0.58%) Cucumber
6 1 (0.58%) JMeter
6 1 (0.58%) LoadRunner
6 1 (0.58%) MSTest
6 1 (0.58%) Octopus Deploy
6 1 (0.58%) SpecFlow
6 1 (0.58%) Visual Studio
General
1 40 (23.26%) Finance
2 17 (9.88%) Retail
3 9 (5.23%) Games
4 4 (2.33%) Marketing
5 1 (0.58%) Banking
5 1 (0.58%) Legal
Job Titles
1 89 (51.74%) Analyst
2 55 (31.98%) Business Analyst
3 24 (13.95%) Test Analyst
4 22 (12.79%) Tester
5 20 (11.63%) Developer
6 19 (11.05%) Digital Executive
6 19 (11.05%) UAT Executive
7 17 (9.88%) Test Manager
8 12 (6.98%) Senior Analyst
9 9 (5.23%) Financial Analyst
9 9 (5.23%) Manual Tester
9 9 (5.23%) Support Analyst
10 8 (4.65%) PeopleSoft Developer
10 8 (4.65%) SQL Analyst
10 8 (4.65%) Test Leader
11 7 (4.07%) Software Tester
12 6 (3.49%) QA Tester
12 6 (3.49%) Senior Business Analyst
12 6 (3.49%) Senior Test Analyst
12 6 (3.49%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (6.98%) .NET
2 8 (4.65%) Oracle Fusion
3 5 (2.91%) HTML
4 3 (1.74%) ASP.NET
4 3 (1.74%) CSS
5 1 (0.58%) Ajax
5 1 (0.58%) Apache Flex
5 1 (0.58%) Hibernate
5 1 (0.58%) J2EE
5 1 (0.58%) JDBC
5 1 (0.58%) JMS
5 1 (0.58%) JSF
5 1 (0.58%) JSP
5 1 (0.58%) REST
5 1 (0.58%) Servlets
5 1 (0.58%) Spring
5 1 (0.58%) Spring MVC
5 1 (0.58%) Struts
5 1 (0.58%) Web Services
5 1 (0.58%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 25 (14.53%) Greenfield Project
2 22 (12.79%) User Experience
3 20 (11.63%) Digital Media
4 12 (6.98%) Analytical Skills
5 10 (5.81%) Mobile App
6 3 (1.74%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.58%) Fintech
7 1 (0.58%) iSeries
7 1 (0.58%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.58%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (39.53%) Agile Software Development
2 52 (30.23%) SDLC
3 47 (27.33%) Software Delivery
4 34 (19.77%) Stakeholder Management
4 34 (19.77%) Test Scripting
5 29 (16.86%) Test Strategy
6 27 (15.70%) Presales
6 27 (15.70%) Project Management
7 25 (14.53%) Test Management
7 25 (14.53%) Waterfall
8 24 (13.95%) Software Testing
8 24 (13.95%) Test Automation
9 23 (13.37%) Usability Testing
10 21 (12.21%) Business Analysis
10 21 (12.21%) Line Management
11 20 (11.63%) Regression Testing
12 19 (11.05%) Scenario Testing
13 13 (7.56%) System Testing
14 12 (6.98%) Analytics
14 12 (6.98%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 38 (22.09%) SQL
2 8 (4.65%) PeopleCode
3 7 (4.07%) C#
4 4 (2.33%) JavaScript
5 3 (1.74%) Java
5 3 (1.74%) T-SQL
6 2 (1.16%) C
6 2 (1.16%) PHP
6 2 (1.16%) VB.NET
7 1 (0.58%) ANSI SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (8.72%) ISEB
2 14 (8.14%) ISTQB
3 2 (1.16%) Degree
3 2 (1.16%) Master's Degree
4 1 (0.58%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (14.53%) QA
2 1 (0.58%) GDPR
2 1 (0.58%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (1.74%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 9 (5.23%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 11 (6.40%) Microsoft
1 11 (6.40%) Oracle
2 8 (4.65%) PeopleSoft
2 8 (4.65%) SAP
3 4 (2.33%) HP
4 3 (1.74%) Capita
4 3 (1.74%) Citrix
4 3 (1.74%) Google
5 1 (0.58%) Infor
5 1 (0.58%) MicroStrategy
5 1 (0.58%) Pega
5 1 (0.58%) Remedy
5 1 (0.58%) Tableau