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

Location
3 months to
24 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Rank 103 82 76
Rank change year-on-year
-21 -6
Permanent jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 42 45 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.89% 2.16% 2.21%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.30% 2.67% 3.08%
Number of salaries quoted 37 41 27
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -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 £41,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +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
1827 1687 1201
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 82.26% 81.07% 71.70%
Number of salaries quoted 1643 1525 1016
Average salary £45,000 £44,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% -2.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £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 24 November 2014.

User Acceptance Testing Salary Histogram in Birmingham

User Acceptance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 24 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 (59.46%) Finance
2 40 (36.04%) Oracle
3 33 (29.73%) SQL
4 25 (22.52%) QA
5 24 (21.62%) Oracle Database 11g
5 24 (21.62%) Oracle Database
5 24 (21.62%) SQL Server
6 22 (19.82%) Agile Software Development
6 22 (19.82%) Relational Database
7 21 (18.92%) Data Warehouse
8 19 (17.12%) Toad
8 19 (17.12%) PL/SQL
9 17 (15.32%) Stakeholder Management
10 15 (13.51%) HTML
10 15 (13.51%) Linux
10 15 (13.51%) ISEB
10 15 (13.51%) Shell Script
10 15 (13.51%) System Testing
11 14 (12.61%) Data Mart
11 14 (12.61%) Windows
11 14 (12.61%) Java
12 13 (11.71%) Banking
12 13 (11.71%) Business Objects
12 13 (11.71%) Software Testing
12 13 (11.71%) Test Strategy
13 12 (10.81%) Web Development
13 12 (10.81%) UNIX
13 12 (10.81%) Apache
13 12 (10.81%) LDAP
14 11 (9.91%) MS Excel

User Acceptance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 24 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 (10.81%) Apache
2 9 (8.11%) Tomcat
2 9 (8.11%) WebLogic
3 2 (1.80%) SharePoint
3 2 (1.80%) SharePoint Server
3 2 (1.80%) WebSphere
3 2 (1.80%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 11 (9.91%) MS Excel
2 4 (3.60%) Photoshop
3 2 (1.80%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (3.60%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.90%) SAP CRM
Communications & Networking
1 12 (10.81%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (21.62%) SQL Server
1 24 (21.62%) Oracle Database 11g
1 24 (21.62%) Oracle Database
2 22 (19.82%) Relational Database
3 21 (18.92%) Data Warehouse
4 14 (12.61%) Data Mart
5 6 (5.41%) MySQL
6 2 (1.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (1.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (1.80%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (1.80%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (0.90%) BusinessObjects XI
7 1 (0.90%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.90%) EDRMS
7 1 (0.90%) Informix
Development Applications
1 19 (17.12%) Toad
2 7 (6.31%) Selenium
3 5 (4.50%) LoadRunner
3 5 (4.50%) NeoLoad
4 4 (3.60%) Subversion
4 4 (3.60%) Dreamweaver
5 3 (2.70%) QuickTest Pro
6 2 (1.80%) JIRA
7 1 (0.90%) Checkstyle
7 1 (0.90%) Selenium IDE
7 1 (0.90%) JUnit
7 1 (0.90%) Visual Studio
7 1 (0.90%) PVCS
7 1 (0.90%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (0.90%) WebDriver
7 1 (0.90%) FindBugs
General
1 66 (59.46%) Finance
2 13 (11.71%) Banking
3 8 (7.21%) Retail
4 7 (6.31%) Investment Banking
5 5 (4.50%) Back Office
6 3 (2.70%) Telecoms
6 3 (2.70%) Pharmaceutical
6 3 (2.70%) Legal
7 2 (1.80%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.90%) Automotive
8 1 (0.90%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 43 (38.74%) Analyst
2 26 (23.42%) Developer
3 25 (22.52%) Business Analyst
4 19 (17.12%) Oracle Developer
5 14 (12.61%) Test Manager
6 12 (10.81%) Test Analyst
7 9 (8.11%) Data Warehouse Developer
7 9 (8.11%) Oracle Data Warehouse Developer
8 7 (6.31%) QA Analyst
9 6 (5.41%) Technical Specialist
9 6 (5.41%) Quality Analyst
9 6 (5.41%) Software Test Analyst
9 6 (5.41%) Senior Developer
10 5 (4.50%) Project Manager
10 5 (4.50%) UAT Test Manager
10 5 (4.50%) Performance Test Manager
10 5 (4.50%) UAT Manager
10 5 (4.50%) Performance Manager
11 4 (3.60%) Microsoft Solutions Architect
11 4 (3.60%) CRM Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (13.51%) HTML
2 9 (8.11%) J2EE
3 6 (5.41%) CSS
3 6 (5.41%) Ajax
4 4 (3.60%) Flash
4 4 (3.60%) jQuery
5 3 (2.70%) Web Services
5 3 (2.70%) .NET
6 2 (1.80%) ADO.NET
6 2 (1.80%) ASP.NET
6 2 (1.80%) XML
6 2 (1.80%) XSL
6 2 (1.80%) XSLT
6 2 (1.80%) Windows SharePoint Services
6 2 (1.80%) .NET Framework
7 1 (0.90%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 9 (8.11%) Credit Risk
2 6 (5.41%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (3.60%) Open Source
3 4 (3.60%) N-Tier
3 4 (3.60%) W3C
4 2 (1.80%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.90%) Market Risk
5 1 (0.90%) Reference Data
5 1 (0.90%) Smartphone
5 1 (0.90%) Derivative
5 1 (0.90%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 15 (13.51%) Linux
2 14 (12.61%) Windows
3 12 (10.81%) UNIX
4 11 (9.91%) Solaris
5 10 (9.01%) AIX
6 8 (7.21%) Windows 2000
7 7 (6.31%) SUSE
8 2 (1.80%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (19.82%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (15.32%) Stakeholder Management
3 15 (13.51%) System Testing
4 13 (11.71%) Test Strategy
4 13 (11.71%) Software Testing
5 12 (10.81%) Web Development
6 11 (9.91%) ITIL
6 11 (9.91%) Test Scripting
7 10 (9.01%) Integration Testing
7 10 (9.01%) UML
7 10 (9.01%) Project Management
8 9 (8.11%) Incident Management
9 8 (7.21%) Change Management
9 8 (7.21%) Disaster Recovery
10 7 (6.31%) Data Mapping
11 6 (5.41%) Performance Testing
11 6 (5.41%) Data Analysis
12 5 (4.50%) Scrum
12 5 (4.50%) Business Development
12 5 (4.50%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 33 (29.73%) SQL
2 19 (17.12%) PL/SQL
3 15 (13.51%) Shell Script
4 14 (12.61%) Java
5 11 (9.91%) Perl
6 9 (8.11%) Korn
7 7 (6.31%) JavaScript
7 7 (6.31%) C#
8 4 (3.60%) C++
8 4 (3.60%) PHP
9 2 (1.80%) VBScript
9 2 (1.80%) VB.NET
9 2 (1.80%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 15 (13.51%) ISEB
2 9 (8.11%) Degree
3 5 (4.50%) SC Cleared
3 5 (4.50%) Security Cleared
4 3 (2.70%) ISTQB
5 2 (1.80%) MCTS
5 2 (1.80%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.90%) OCA
6 1 (0.90%) Oracle Certification
6 1 (0.90%) ACCA
6 1 (0.90%) CIMA
6 1 (0.90%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (0.90%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (22.52%) QA
2 1 (0.90%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (1.80%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 8 (7.21%) CA SiteMinder
2 4 (3.60%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 40 (36.04%) Oracle
2 13 (11.71%) Business Objects
3 11 (9.91%) Microsoft
3 11 (9.91%) Sun
3 11 (9.91%) HP
4 7 (6.31%) CA
5 5 (4.50%) SOASTA, Inc
6 1 (0.90%) Citrix
6 1 (0.90%) SAP
6 1 (0.90%) IBM
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