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 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Rank 69 44 81
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +37
Permanent jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 54 68 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 2.96% 4.33% 1.99%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.68% 5.50% 2.77%
Number of salaries quoted 49 63 22
Average salary £35,000 £50,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.00% +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £34,000 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £52,500 £65,750
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +6.66%
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
1466 1236 1191
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 80.24% 78.68% 71.70%
Number of salaries quoted 1318 1066 1009
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,980 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £67,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 26 January 2015.

User Acceptance Testing Salary Histogram in Birmingham

User Acceptance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, 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 40 (40.82%) Finance
2 31 (31.63%) System Testing
3 30 (30.61%) SQL
4 28 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
5 27 (27.55%) QA
6 23 (23.47%) Relational Database
7 22 (22.45%) Oracle
7 22 (22.45%) SQL Server
8 21 (21.43%) ISEB
9 18 (18.37%) Software Testing
10 16 (16.33%) UML
11 15 (15.31%) Scrum
12 13 (13.27%) Stakeholder Management
12 13 (13.27%) HTML
12 13 (13.27%) Java
12 13 (13.27%) Data Warehouse
12 13 (13.27%) Test Automation
12 13 (13.27%) Oracle Database
12 13 (13.27%) Oracle Database 11g
12 13 (13.27%) Integration Testing
12 13 (13.27%) Kanban
13 12 (12.24%) Microsoft
14 11 (11.22%) Toad
14 11 (11.22%) MS Excel
14 11 (11.22%) PL/SQL
15 10 (10.20%) Windows
15 10 (10.20%) Project Management
16 9 (9.18%) Linux
16 9 (9.18%) CSS
16 9 (9.18%) C#

User Acceptance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, 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 5 (5.10%) Apache
2 2 (2.04%) Tomcat
2 2 (2.04%) WebLogic
Applications
1 11 (11.22%) MS Excel
2 4 (4.08%) Photoshop
3 1 (1.02%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (5.10%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.02%) SAP CRM
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.10%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (23.47%) Relational Database
2 22 (22.45%) SQL Server
3 13 (13.27%) Data Warehouse
3 13 (13.27%) Oracle Database
3 13 (13.27%) Oracle Database 11g
4 6 (6.12%) Data Mart
5 5 (5.10%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 5 (5.10%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 5 (5.10%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 5 (5.10%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (4.08%) MySQL
7 1 (1.02%) RDBMS
7 1 (1.02%) EDRMS
7 1 (1.02%) Informix
7 1 (1.02%) BusinessObjects XI
Development Applications
1 11 (11.22%) Toad
2 4 (4.08%) Dreamweaver
2 4 (4.08%) Subversion
3 1 (1.02%) Selenium
3 1 (1.02%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.02%) WebDriver
3 1 (1.02%) Selenium IDE
3 1 (1.02%) QuickTest Pro
3 1 (1.02%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.02%) PVCS
General
1 40 (40.82%) Finance
2 7 (7.14%) Banking
3 3 (3.06%) Billing
3 3 (3.06%) Investment Banking
4 2 (2.04%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.04%) Legal
5 1 (1.02%) Retail
5 1 (1.02%) Automotive
5 1 (1.02%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (1.02%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 49 (50.00%) Analyst
2 28 (28.57%) Business Analyst
3 21 (21.43%) Developer
4 16 (16.33%) Test Analyst
4 16 (16.33%) Agile Business Analyst
5 13 (13.27%) Software Test Analyst
6 11 (11.22%) Oracle Developer
7 8 (8.16%) SQL Developer
8 6 (6.12%) Project Manager
9 5 (5.10%) Architect
9 5 (5.10%) Tester
9 5 (5.10%) Junior
9 5 (5.10%) Consultant
9 5 (5.10%) Business Intelligence Consultant
9 5 (5.10%) Solutions Architect
9 5 (5.10%) Technical Consultant
9 5 (5.10%) C# Developer
9 5 (5.10%) Junior Developer
9 5 (5.10%) CRM Architect
9 5 (5.10%) Microsoft Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (13.27%) HTML
2 9 (9.18%) CSS
2 9 (9.18%) jQuery
3 7 (7.14%) J2EE
4 5 (5.10%) ASP.NET
4 5 (5.10%) .NET
5 4 (4.08%) Flash
5 4 (4.08%) Ajax
6 1 (1.02%) Web Services
6 1 (1.02%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (5.10%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (4.08%) W3C
2 4 (4.08%) N-Tier
2 4 (4.08%) Open Source
3 1 (1.02%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.02%) PMI
3 1 (1.02%) Smartphone
3 1 (1.02%) Credit Risk
3 1 (1.02%) Market Risk
3 1 (1.02%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 10 (10.20%) Windows
2 9 (9.18%) Linux
3 7 (7.14%) UNIX
4 5 (5.10%) Solaris
4 5 (5.10%) Android
4 5 (5.10%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (4.08%) AIX
6 3 (3.06%) Windows 2000
7 2 (2.04%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (31.63%) System Testing
2 28 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (18.37%) Software Testing
4 16 (16.33%) UML
5 15 (15.31%) Scrum
6 13 (13.27%) Stakeholder Management
6 13 (13.27%) Integration Testing
6 13 (13.27%) Kanban
6 13 (13.27%) Test Automation
7 10 (10.20%) Project Management
8 9 (9.18%) Test Scripting
9 7 (7.14%) Data Analysis
10 6 (6.12%) Project Planning
10 6 (6.12%) CRM
10 6 (6.12%) Mentoring
11 5 (5.10%) Test Strategy
11 5 (5.10%) ITIL
11 5 (5.10%) Business Intelligence
11 5 (5.10%) Change Management
11 5 (5.10%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 30 (30.61%) SQL
2 13 (13.27%) Java
3 11 (11.22%) PL/SQL
4 9 (9.18%) C#
4 9 (9.18%) JavaScript
5 8 (8.16%) Shell Script
6 4 (4.08%) Korn
6 4 (4.08%) Perl
6 4 (4.08%) PHP
6 4 (4.08%) C++
6 4 (4.08%) C
Qualifications
1 21 (21.43%) ISEB
2 3 (3.06%) Degree
3 2 (2.04%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (2.04%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.02%) PMP
4 1 (1.02%) PMI Certification
4 1 (1.02%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (27.55%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (3.06%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (2.04%) CA SiteMinder
Vendors
1 22 (22.45%) Oracle
2 12 (12.24%) Microsoft
3 5 (5.10%) Sun
3 5 (5.10%) Business Objects
4 2 (2.04%) HP
4 2 (2.04%) CA
5 1 (1.02%) Citrix
5 1 (1.02%) SAP
5 1 (1.02%) IBM
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