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 28 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Rank 97 78 78
Rank change year-on-year
-19 0
Permanent jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 45 46 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 2.01% 2.25% 2.29%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.44% 2.80% 3.15%
Number of salaries quoted 39 41 27
Average salary £41,500 £42,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.35% -15.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £34,000 £35,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +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
1841 1642 1205
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 82.08% 80.45% 72.72%
Number of salaries quoted 1654 1482 1035
Average salary £45,000 £43,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.65% -4.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
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 28 November 2014.

User Acceptance Testing Salary Histogram in Birmingham

User Acceptance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 28 November 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 66 (57.89%) Finance
2 40 (35.09%) Oracle
3 34 (29.82%) SQL
4 27 (23.68%) QA
5 25 (21.93%) SQL Server
6 24 (21.05%) Oracle Database 11g
6 24 (21.05%) Oracle Database
7 23 (20.18%) Relational Database
7 23 (20.18%) Agile Software Development
8 22 (19.30%) Data Warehouse
9 19 (16.67%) Toad
9 19 (16.67%) PL/SQL
10 18 (15.79%) System Testing
11 17 (14.91%) Stakeholder Management
12 16 (14.04%) ISEB
13 15 (13.16%) Shell Script
13 15 (13.16%) HTML
13 15 (13.16%) Windows
13 15 (13.16%) Linux
14 14 (12.28%) Java
14 14 (12.28%) Data Mart
14 14 (12.28%) Software Testing
15 13 (11.40%) Test Strategy
15 13 (11.40%) Banking
15 13 (11.40%) Business Objects
15 13 (11.40%) Microsoft
16 12 (10.53%) Apache
16 12 (10.53%) LDAP
16 12 (10.53%) MS Excel
16 12 (10.53%) UNIX

User Acceptance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 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 12 (10.53%) Apache
2 9 (7.89%) Tomcat
2 9 (7.89%) WebLogic
3 2 (1.75%) SharePoint
3 2 (1.75%) SharePoint Server
3 2 (1.75%) WebSphere
3 2 (1.75%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 12 (10.53%) MS Excel
2 4 (3.51%) Photoshop
3 2 (1.75%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (4.39%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.88%) SAP CRM
Communications & Networking
1 12 (10.53%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (21.93%) SQL Server
2 24 (21.05%) Oracle Database 11g
2 24 (21.05%) Oracle Database
3 23 (20.18%) Relational Database
4 22 (19.30%) Data Warehouse
5 14 (12.28%) Data Mart
6 6 (5.26%) MySQL
7 3 (2.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3 (2.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 3 (2.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 3 (2.63%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (0.88%) BusinessObjects XI
8 1 (0.88%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.88%) EDRMS
8 1 (0.88%) Informix
Development Applications
1 19 (16.67%) Toad
2 7 (6.14%) Selenium
3 5 (4.39%) LoadRunner
3 5 (4.39%) NeoLoad
4 4 (3.51%) Subversion
4 4 (3.51%) Dreamweaver
5 3 (2.63%) QuickTest Pro
6 2 (1.75%) JIRA
7 1 (0.88%) Checkstyle
7 1 (0.88%) Selenium IDE
7 1 (0.88%) JUnit
7 1 (0.88%) Visual Studio
7 1 (0.88%) PVCS
7 1 (0.88%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (0.88%) WebDriver
7 1 (0.88%) FindBugs
General
1 66 (57.89%) Finance
2 13 (11.40%) Banking
3 8 (7.02%) Retail
4 7 (6.14%) Investment Banking
5 5 (4.39%) Back Office
6 3 (2.63%) Telecoms
6 3 (2.63%) Pharmaceutical
6 3 (2.63%) Legal
7 2 (1.75%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.88%) Automotive
8 1 (0.88%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 44 (38.60%) Analyst
2 26 (22.81%) Developer
3 25 (21.93%) Business Analyst
4 19 (16.67%) Oracle Developer
5 14 (12.28%) Test Manager
6 13 (11.40%) Test Analyst
7 9 (7.89%) Data Warehouse Developer
7 9 (7.89%) Oracle Data Warehouse Developer
8 7 (6.14%) Software Test Analyst
8 7 (6.14%) QA Analyst
9 6 (5.26%) Technical Specialist
9 6 (5.26%) Quality Analyst
9 6 (5.26%) Senior Developer
10 5 (4.39%) Solutions Architect
10 5 (4.39%) Architect
10 5 (4.39%) Project Manager
10 5 (4.39%) UAT Test Manager
10 5 (4.39%) Performance Test Manager
10 5 (4.39%) UAT Manager
10 5 (4.39%) Agile Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (13.16%) HTML
2 9 (7.89%) J2EE
3 6 (5.26%) CSS
3 6 (5.26%) Ajax
4 4 (3.51%) Flash
4 4 (3.51%) jQuery
5 3 (2.63%) Web Services
5 3 (2.63%) .NET
6 2 (1.75%) ADO.NET
6 2 (1.75%) ASP.NET
6 2 (1.75%) XML
6 2 (1.75%) XSL
6 2 (1.75%) XSLT
6 2 (1.75%) Windows SharePoint Services
6 2 (1.75%) .NET Framework
7 1 (0.88%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 8 (7.02%) Credit Risk
2 6 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (3.51%) Open Source
3 4 (3.51%) N-Tier
3 4 (3.51%) W3C
4 2 (1.75%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.88%) Market Risk
5 1 (0.88%) Reference Data
5 1 (0.88%) Smartphone
5 1 (0.88%) Derivative
5 1 (0.88%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 15 (13.16%) Windows
1 15 (13.16%) Linux
2 12 (10.53%) UNIX
3 11 (9.65%) Solaris
4 10 (8.77%) AIX
5 8 (7.02%) Windows 2000
6 7 (6.14%) SUSE
7 3 (2.63%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (20.18%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (15.79%) System Testing
3 17 (14.91%) Stakeholder Management
4 14 (12.28%) Software Testing
5 13 (11.40%) Test Strategy
6 12 (10.53%) Web Development
7 11 (9.65%) ITIL
7 11 (9.65%) Integration Testing
7 11 (9.65%) Test Scripting
8 10 (8.77%) UML
8 10 (8.77%) Project Management
9 9 (7.89%) Incident Management
10 8 (7.02%) Change Management
10 8 (7.02%) Disaster Recovery
11 7 (6.14%) Data Mapping
12 6 (5.26%) Performance Testing
12 6 (5.26%) CRM
12 6 (5.26%) Scrum
12 6 (5.26%) Data Analysis
13 5 (4.39%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 34 (29.82%) SQL
2 19 (16.67%) PL/SQL
3 15 (13.16%) Shell Script
4 14 (12.28%) Java
5 11 (9.65%) Perl
6 9 (7.89%) Korn
7 7 (6.14%) JavaScript
7 7 (6.14%) C#
8 4 (3.51%) C++
8 4 (3.51%) PHP
9 2 (1.75%) VBScript
9 2 (1.75%) VB.NET
9 2 (1.75%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 16 (14.04%) ISEB
2 9 (7.89%) Degree
3 5 (4.39%) SC Cleared
3 5 (4.39%) Security Cleared
4 3 (2.63%) ISTQB
5 2 (1.75%) MCTS
5 2 (1.75%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.88%) OCA
6 1 (0.88%) Oracle Certification
6 1 (0.88%) ACCA
6 1 (0.88%) CIMA
6 1 (0.88%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (0.88%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (23.68%) QA
2 1 (0.88%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (1.75%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 8 (7.02%) CA SiteMinder
2 4 (3.51%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 40 (35.09%) Oracle
2 13 (11.40%) Business Objects
2 13 (11.40%) Microsoft
3 11 (9.65%) Sun
3 11 (9.65%) HP
4 7 (6.14%) CA
5 5 (4.39%) SOASTA, Inc
6 1 (0.88%) Citrix
6 1 (0.88%) SAP
6 1 (0.88%) IBM
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