Period
to 19 September 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 19 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
19 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 172 141 135
Rank change year-on-year -31 -6 -25
Permanent jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 141 216 262
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 1.60% 2.12% 2.30%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.74% 2.30% 2.51%
Number of salaries quoted 106 166 213
Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £43,750 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.57% +16.67% -6.25%
10th Percentile £31,250 £28,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £55,000 £52,250
England median annual salary £47,500 £48,000 £45,500
% change year-on-year -1.04% +5.49% +1.11%

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 8,083 9,399 10,432
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 91.98% 92.40% 91.77%
Number of salaries quoted 6,673 7,877 8,585
Yorkshire median annual salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.53% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £25,750
90th Percentile £62,500 £61,250 £62,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

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 19 September 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 19 September 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 -4 101 £42,500 -5.56% 10
North Yorkshire -18 17 £35,750 +10.00% 4
South Yorkshire -9 16 £36,500 -33.64%
East Yorkshire +16 5 £35,000 +13.82%
User Acceptance Testing
England

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 66 (46.81%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (24.11%) Test Automation
3 29 (20.57%) Finance
4 26 (18.44%) SDLC
5 22 (15.60%) QA
5 22 (15.60%) Integration Testing
6 21 (14.89%) Stakeholder Management
7 20 (14.18%) Process Improvement
7 20 (14.18%) System Integration Testing
8 19 (13.48%) Operational Acceptance Testing
8 19 (13.48%) Manual Testing
8 19 (13.48%) Business Analysis
8 19 (13.48%) Scrum
9 18 (12.77%) Project Management
9 18 (12.77%) Software Delivery
10 17 (12.06%) Mentoring
11 16 (11.35%) System Testing
11 16 (11.35%) Test Management
12 15 (10.64%) ISTQB
12 15 (10.64%) BDD
12 15 (10.64%) ISEB
13 14 (9.93%) Microsoft
13 14 (9.93%) HP Quality Center
13 14 (9.93%) Capita
13 14 (9.93%) Retail
13 14 (9.93%) Analytical Skills
14 13 (9.22%) SQL
15 12 (8.51%) UML
15 12 (8.51%) Coaching
16 11 (7.80%) Scenario 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 2 (1.42%) Apache
1 2 (1.42%) CMS
1 2 (1.42%) IIS
1 2 (1.42%) NServiceBus
1 2 (1.42%) SharePoint
1 2 (1.42%) Skype for Business
1 2 (1.42%) Umbraco
2 1 (0.71%) Confluence
2 1 (0.71%) WordPress
Applications
1 9 (6.38%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (2.84%) MS Visio
3 3 (2.13%) Microsoft Office
4 2 (1.42%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (1.42%) Microsoft Project
5 1 (0.71%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 5 (3.55%) Visualfiles
2 3 (2.13%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.71%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.71%) Magento
3 1 (0.71%) SAP CO
3 1 (0.71%) SAP FI
3 1 (0.71%) SAP FI/CO
3 1 (0.71%) SAP HR
3 1 (0.71%) SAP MM
3 1 (0.71%) SAP Payroll
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.55%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (2.84%) Dynamics 365
3 2 (1.42%) PaaS
4 1 (0.71%) FinancialForce
4 1 (0.71%) G Suite
4 1 (0.71%) Office 365
4 1 (0.71%) SaaS
4 1 (0.71%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.13%) TCP/IP
2 2 (1.42%) Skype
3 1 (0.71%) Internet
3 1 (0.71%) Network Security
3 1 (0.71%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (7.09%) SQL Server
2 3 (2.13%) Oracle Database
3 2 (1.42%) MySQL
3 2 (1.42%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (1.42%) SQL Server 2014
3 2 (1.42%) SQL Server 2016
4 1 (0.71%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (0.71%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.71%) MS Access
4 1 (0.71%) Power BI
4 1 (0.71%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 8 (5.67%) JIRA
2 7 (4.96%) Selenium
3 5 (3.55%) Cucumber
3 5 (3.55%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (2.84%) JMeter
4 4 (2.84%) LoadRunner
4 4 (2.84%) SoapUI
5 3 (2.13%) Visual Studio
6 2 (1.42%) Eclipse
6 2 (1.42%) Maven
6 2 (1.42%) Octopus Deploy
6 2 (1.42%) Ranorex
6 2 (1.42%) TeamCity
6 2 (1.42%) TestNG
7 1 (0.71%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (0.71%) Git (software)
7 1 (0.71%) Jenkins
7 1 (0.71%) WebDriver
General
1 29 (20.57%) Finance
2 14 (9.93%) Retail
3 8 (5.67%) Manufacturing
4 4 (2.84%) Marketing
5 2 (1.42%) Banking
5 2 (1.42%) Legal
6 1 (0.71%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 61 (43.26%) Analyst
2 27 (19.15%) Business Analyst
3 23 (16.31%) Test Analyst
4 18 (12.77%) Test Leader
5 13 (9.22%) Project Manager
5 13 (9.22%) Test Engineer
6 12 (8.51%) Developer
7 11 (7.80%) Agile Business Analyst
8 9 (6.38%) SDLC Business Analyst
8 9 (6.38%) Stakeholder Analyst
8 9 (6.38%) Stakeholder Management Business Analyst
9 8 (5.67%) Test Automation Engineer
10 6 (4.26%) Agile Test Analyst
10 6 (4.26%) IT Support
10 6 (4.26%) Lead Business Analyst
11 5 (3.55%) Applications Support
11 5 (3.55%) Business Process Owner
11 5 (3.55%) Case Management Developer
11 5 (3.55%) Senior Business Analyst
11 5 (3.55%) Software Delivery Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (5.67%) .NET
2 6 (4.26%) CSS
3 4 (2.84%) HTML
4 3 (2.13%) AngularJS
4 3 (2.13%) ASP.NET
5 2 (1.42%) .NET Framework
5 2 (1.42%) Ajax
5 2 (1.42%) Angular 2
5 2 (1.42%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (1.42%) ASP.NET Web API
5 2 (1.42%) Entity Framework
5 2 (1.42%) MSMQ
5 2 (1.42%) RabbitMQ
5 2 (1.42%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 2 (1.42%) XML
5 2 (1.42%) XSL
6 1 (0.71%) CSS3
6 1 (0.71%) HTML5
6 1 (0.71%) jQuery
6 1 (0.71%) TAPI
Miscellaneous
1 14 (9.93%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (6.38%) Greenfield Project
3 8 (5.67%) Self-Motivation
4 4 (2.84%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (1.42%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.42%) Data Centre
5 2 (1.42%) Driving Licence
5 2 (1.42%) Fintech
5 2 (1.42%) NHS
5 2 (1.42%) PKI
5 2 (1.42%) PMI
5 2 (1.42%) Virtual Team
6 1 (0.71%) CCTV
6 1 (0.71%) Replication
6 1 (0.71%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 8 (5.67%) Windows
2 4 (2.84%) Windows Server
3 2 (1.42%) Linux
3 2 (1.42%) Unix
3 2 (1.42%) Windows 10
3 2 (1.42%) Windows 7
3 2 (1.42%) Windows 8
3 2 (1.42%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (1.42%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (46.81%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (24.11%) Test Automation
3 26 (18.44%) SDLC
4 22 (15.60%) Integration Testing
5 21 (14.89%) Stakeholder Management
6 20 (14.18%) Process Improvement
6 20 (14.18%) System Integration Testing
7 19 (13.48%) Business Analysis
7 19 (13.48%) Manual Testing
7 19 (13.48%) Operational Acceptance Testing
7 19 (13.48%) Scrum
8 18 (12.77%) Project Management
8 18 (12.77%) Software Delivery
9 17 (12.06%) Mentoring
10 16 (11.35%) System Testing
10 16 (11.35%) Test Management
11 15 (10.64%) BDD
12 12 (8.51%) Coaching
12 12 (8.51%) UML
13 11 (7.80%) Scenario Testing
Programming Languages
1 13 (9.22%) SQL
2 7 (4.96%) C#
3 5 (3.55%) Java
3 5 (3.55%) JavaScript
4 4 (2.84%) PowerShell
5 3 (2.13%) PL/SQL
5 3 (2.13%) Python
6 2 (1.42%) C
6 2 (1.42%) Lingo
6 2 (1.42%) PHP
6 2 (1.42%) Shell Script
6 2 (1.42%) TypeScript
7 1 (0.71%) Ruby
7 1 (0.71%) T-SQL
7 1 (0.71%) VBA
Qualifications
1 15 (10.64%) ISEB
1 15 (10.64%) ISTQB
2 5 (3.55%) SC Cleared
2 5 (3.55%) Security Cleared
3 3 (2.13%) Degree
4 2 (1.42%) A+ Certification
4 2 (1.42%) CCENT
4 2 (1.42%) CCNA
4 2 (1.42%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (1.42%) Computer Science Degree
4 2 (1.42%) MCITP
4 2 (1.42%) MCSE
4 2 (1.42%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (1.42%) Network+ Certification
4 2 (1.42%) PMI Certification
4 2 (1.42%) PMP
4 2 (1.42%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (15.60%) QA
2 6 (4.26%) PMO
3 2 (1.42%) GDPR
3 2 (1.42%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (1.42%) Active Directory
1 2 (1.42%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 14 (9.93%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 14 (9.93%) Capita
1 14 (9.93%) Microsoft
2 11 (7.80%) HP
3 9 (6.38%) SAP
4 3 (2.13%) Cisco
4 3 (2.13%) Kofax
4 3 (2.13%) Oracle
5 2 (1.42%) Sitecore
5 2 (1.42%) VMware
6 1 (0.71%) Avaya
6 1 (0.71%) Google