The table below looks at the statistics for User Acceptance Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited User Acceptance Testing over the 3 months to 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Rank 75 73 73
Rank change year-on-year
-2 0
Permanent jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 62 55 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 2.67% 2.60% 2.21%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.31% 3.18% 3.11%
Number of salaries quoted 55 48 23
Average salary £48,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.94% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,100 £29,100 £32,550
10% offered a salary of more than £53,400 £55,000 £67,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.41% +4.00%
User Acceptance Testing
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Birmingham region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1873 1727 1220
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 80.63% 81.50% 70.97%
Number of salaries quoted 1633 1559 1016
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +4.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £72,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

User Acceptance Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing User Acceptance Testing across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

User Acceptance Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

User Acceptance Testing
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

User Acceptance Testing Salary Trend in Birmingham

User Acceptance Testing
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing User Acceptance Testing across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 1 October 2014.

User Acceptance Testing Salary Histogram in Birmingham

User Acceptance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing User Acceptance Testing also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited User Acceptance Testing.

1 88 (70.40%) Finance
2 49 (39.20%) Oracle
3 32 (25.60%) SQL
4 27 (21.60%) QA
5 23 (18.40%) SQL Server
5 23 (18.40%) Agile Software Development
6 22 (17.60%) Oracle Database 11g
6 22 (17.60%) Oracle Database
7 21 (16.80%) Data Warehouse
8 20 (16.00%) UML
9 19 (15.20%) Stakeholder Management
9 19 (15.20%) Relational Database
10 18 (14.40%) Banking
11 17 (13.60%) Toad
11 17 (13.60%) PL/SQL
11 17 (13.60%) Credit Risk
12 16 (12.80%) Data Mart
12 16 (12.80%) Test Strategy
12 16 (12.80%) Business Objects
12 16 (12.80%) HP
13 15 (12.00%) ISEB
13 15 (12.00%) Retail
14 14 (11.20%) Windows
14 14 (11.20%) Degree
14 14 (11.20%) Test Scripting
15 13 (10.40%) System Testing
15 13 (10.40%) Shell Script
16 12 (9.60%) UNIX
16 12 (9.60%) HTML
17 11 (8.80%) Investment Banking

User Acceptance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing User Acceptance Testing also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited User Acceptance Testing. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 9 (7.20%) WebLogic
1 9 (7.20%) Tomcat
2 8 (6.40%) Apache
3 2 (1.60%) SharePoint
3 2 (1.60%) WebSphere
3 2 (1.60%) SharePoint Server
3 2 (1.60%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (0.80%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 6 (4.80%) MS Excel
2 4 (3.20%) MS Office
3 1 (0.80%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (2.40%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.80%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (0.80%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 1 (0.80%) Oracle Receivables
2 1 (0.80%) Oracle Assets
2 1 (0.80%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (0.80%) Oracle General Ledger
2 1 (0.80%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (0.80%) SAP CRM
2 1 (0.80%) Oracle Financials
Communications & Networking
1 11 (8.80%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (18.40%) SQL Server
2 22 (17.60%) Oracle Database 11g
2 22 (17.60%) Oracle Database
3 21 (16.80%) Data Warehouse
4 19 (15.20%) Relational Database
5 16 (12.80%) Data Mart
6 3 (2.40%) Informix
7 2 (1.60%) MySQL
8 1 (0.80%) BusinessObjects XI
8 1 (0.80%) EDRMS
Development Applications
1 17 (13.60%) Toad
2 10 (8.00%) Selenium
3 8 (6.40%) LoadRunner
3 8 (6.40%) NeoLoad
4 4 (3.20%) QuickTest Pro
5 3 (2.40%) PVCS
6 2 (1.60%) JIRA
7 1 (0.80%) Selenium IDE
7 1 (0.80%) FindBugs
7 1 (0.80%) WebDriver
7 1 (0.80%) Checkstyle
7 1 (0.80%) JUnit
General
1 88 (70.40%) Finance
2 18 (14.40%) Banking
3 15 (12.00%) Retail
4 11 (8.80%) Investment Banking
5 10 (8.00%) Back Office
6 4 (3.20%) Telecoms
6 4 (3.20%) Legal
7 3 (2.40%) Pharmaceutical
8 2 (1.60%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.80%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.80%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 56 (44.80%) Analyst
2 36 (28.80%) Business Analyst
3 22 (17.60%) Developer
4 19 (15.20%) Test Manager
5 17 (13.60%) Oracle Developer
6 12 (9.60%) Data Warehouse Developer
6 12 (9.60%) Test Analyst
6 12 (9.60%) Oracle Data Warehouse Developer
7 8 (6.40%) Project Manager
7 8 (6.40%) Performance Manager
7 8 (6.40%) Performance Test Manager
8 7 (5.60%) Financial Services Business Analyst
8 7 (5.60%) Financial Business Analyst
9 6 (4.80%) QA Analyst
9 6 (4.80%) Technical Specialist
9 6 (4.80%) Quality Analyst
10 5 (4.00%) UAT Manager
10 5 (4.00%) UAT Test Manager
10 5 (4.00%) Tester
11 4 (3.20%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (9.60%) HTML
2 8 (6.40%) J2EE
3 7 (5.60%) Web Services
4 3 (2.40%) XML
4 3 (2.40%) .NET
5 2 (1.60%) XSL
5 2 (1.60%) XSLT
5 2 (1.60%) ADO.NET
5 2 (1.60%) ASP.NET
5 2 (1.60%) CSS
5 2 (1.60%) .NET Framework
5 2 (1.60%) Windows SharePoint Services
5 2 (1.60%) Ajax
6 1 (0.80%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 17 (13.60%) Credit Risk
2 6 (4.80%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (3.20%) Reference Data
4 2 (1.60%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.80%) FMCG
5 1 (0.80%) Statistics
5 1 (0.80%) Derivative
5 1 (0.80%) Smartphone
5 1 (0.80%) Market Risk
5 1 (0.80%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 14 (11.20%) Windows
2 12 (9.60%) UNIX
3 10 (8.00%) Solaris
3 10 (8.00%) Linux
4 9 (7.20%) AIX
5 7 (5.60%) SUSE
5 7 (5.60%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (18.40%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (16.00%) UML
3 19 (15.20%) Stakeholder Management
4 16 (12.80%) Test Strategy
5 14 (11.20%) Test Scripting
6 13 (10.40%) System Testing
7 11 (8.80%) Web Development
8 10 (8.00%) ITIL
8 10 (8.00%) Performance Testing
8 10 (8.00%) Data Mapping
9 9 (7.20%) Data Analysis
10 8 (6.40%) Project Management
10 8 (6.40%) Change Management
10 8 (6.40%) Software Testing
10 8 (6.40%) Incident Management
10 8 (6.40%) Integration Testing
10 8 (6.40%) Business Development
11 7 (5.60%) Disaster Recovery
12 6 (4.80%) Workflow
12 6 (4.80%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 32 (25.60%) SQL
2 17 (13.60%) PL/SQL
3 13 (10.40%) Shell Script
4 10 (8.00%) Java
4 10 (8.00%) Perl
5 8 (6.40%) Korn
6 3 (2.40%) JavaScript
6 3 (2.40%) C#
7 2 (1.60%) Delphi
7 2 (1.60%) RPG
7 2 (1.60%) VBScript
7 2 (1.60%) VB.NET
7 2 (1.60%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 15 (12.00%) ISEB
2 14 (11.20%) Degree
3 10 (8.00%) SC Cleared
3 10 (8.00%) Security Cleared
4 4 (3.20%) ISTQB
5 2 (1.60%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (1.60%) ACCA
5 2 (1.60%) CIMA
5 2 (1.60%) MCTS
5 2 (1.60%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 1 (0.80%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (0.80%) OCA
6 1 (0.80%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (21.60%) QA
2 2 (1.60%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (1.60%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 8 (6.40%) CA SiteMinder
2 7 (5.60%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 49 (39.20%) Oracle
2 16 (12.80%) Business Objects
2 16 (12.80%) HP
3 10 (8.00%) Sun
4 9 (7.20%) Microsoft
5 8 (6.40%) SOASTA, Inc
6 7 (5.60%) CA
7 3 (2.40%) Citrix
8 2 (1.60%) SAP
9 1 (0.80%) IBM
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago