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 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Rank 61 67 78
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +11
Permanent jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 69 63 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 3.23% 2.92% 1.86%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.17% 3.70% 2.64%
Number of salaries quoted 62 52 14
Average salary £50,000 £42,500 £35,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% +18.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,650 £27,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £59,750 £60,500
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
1656 1705 1214
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 77.49% 79.12% 70.75%
Number of salaries quoted 1424 1518 1035
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £28,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 27 August 2014.

User Acceptance Testing Salary Histogram in Birmingham

User Acceptance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 27 August 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.

1 106 (74.13%) Finance
2 58 (40.56%) Oracle
3 33 (23.08%) QA
4 30 (20.98%) SQL
5 28 (19.58%) UML
6 25 (17.48%) Retail
7 24 (16.78%) Banking
8 22 (15.38%) HP
8 22 (15.38%) SQL Server
9 21 (14.69%) Stakeholder Management
9 21 (14.69%) Credit Risk
9 21 (14.69%) Degree
10 20 (13.99%) Test Strategy
11 19 (13.29%) Oracle Database
11 19 (13.29%) Relational Database
11 19 (13.29%) Oracle Database 11g
11 19 (13.29%) Data Warehouse
12 18 (12.59%) Investment Banking
13 17 (11.89%) ISEB
14 16 (11.19%) Back Office
14 16 (11.19%) Agile Software Development
14 16 (11.19%) Business Analysis
14 16 (11.19%) Test Scripting
14 16 (11.19%) SC Cleared
14 16 (11.19%) Security Cleared
15 14 (9.79%) Performance Testing
15 14 (9.79%) Data Mart
15 14 (9.79%) Toad
15 14 (9.79%) Business Objects
15 14 (9.79%) PL/SQL

User Acceptance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 (6.29%) WebLogic
1 9 (6.29%) Apache
1 9 (6.29%) Tomcat
2 4 (2.80%) Oracle Workflow
3 2 (1.40%) SharePoint Server
3 2 (1.40%) WebSphere
3 2 (1.40%) SharePoint 2013
3 2 (1.40%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.70%) IIS
Applications
1 12 (8.39%) MS Excel
2 8 (5.59%) MS Office
3 5 (3.50%) MS Project
4 4 (2.80%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.70%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (2.80%) Oracle Financials
1 4 (2.80%) Oracle Applications
1 4 (2.80%) Oracle General Ledger
1 4 (2.80%) Oracle EBS R12
1 4 (2.80%) Oracle Payables
1 4 (2.80%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
1 4 (2.80%) Oracle Receivables
1 4 (2.80%) Oracle Assets
2 3 (2.10%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (2.10%) SAP HR
Communications & Networking
1 9 (6.29%) LDAP
2 1 (0.70%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (15.38%) SQL Server
2 19 (13.29%) Data Warehouse
2 19 (13.29%) Oracle Database 11g
2 19 (13.29%) Oracle Database
2 19 (13.29%) Relational Database
3 14 (9.79%) Data Mart
4 3 (2.10%) Informix
5 2 (1.40%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 14 (9.79%) Toad
2 13 (9.09%) LoadRunner
3 11 (7.69%) Selenium
4 10 (6.99%) NeoLoad
5 6 (4.20%) QuickTest Pro
6 3 (2.10%) PVCS
7 2 (1.40%) JIRA
8 1 (0.70%) JUnit
8 1 (0.70%) FindBugs
8 1 (0.70%) Checkstyle
General
1 106 (74.13%) Finance
2 25 (17.48%) Retail
3 24 (16.78%) Banking
4 18 (12.59%) Investment Banking
5 16 (11.19%) Back Office
6 5 (3.50%) Legal
7 3 (2.10%) Telecoms
8 2 (1.40%) Manufacturing
8 2 (1.40%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 68 (47.55%) Analyst
2 47 (32.87%) Business Analyst
3 24 (16.78%) Test Manager
4 19 (13.29%) Developer
5 14 (9.79%) Oracle Developer
6 12 (8.39%) Project Manager
7 11 (7.69%) Test Analyst
8 10 (6.99%) Performance Manager
8 10 (6.99%) Oracle Data Warehouse Developer
8 10 (6.99%) Data Warehouse Developer
8 10 (6.99%) Financial Business Analyst
8 10 (6.99%) Financial Services Business Analyst
8 10 (6.99%) Performance Test Manager
9 8 (5.59%) Financial Analyst
10 7 (4.90%) Team Leader
10 7 (4.90%) IT Business Analyst
11 5 (3.50%) QA Analyst
11 5 (3.50%) IT Project Manager
11 5 (3.50%) UAT Test Manager
11 5 (3.50%) Quality Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (8.39%) HTML
2 7 (4.90%) J2EE
2 7 (4.90%) Web Services
3 4 (2.80%) XML
4 3 (2.10%) .NET
5 2 (1.40%) Ajax
5 2 (1.40%) Windows SharePoint Services
5 2 (1.40%) .NET Framework
5 2 (1.40%) XSL
5 2 (1.40%) XSLT
5 2 (1.40%) ADO.NET
5 2 (1.40%) ASP.NET
5 2 (1.40%) CSS
6 1 (0.70%) Middleware
6 1 (0.70%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 21 (14.69%) Credit Risk
2 7 (4.90%) Reference Data
3 4 (2.80%) FMCG
4 2 (1.40%) Derivative
4 2 (1.40%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.70%) Statistics
5 1 (0.70%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (0.70%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.70%) AS400
5 1 (0.70%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 14 (9.79%) Windows
2 12 (8.39%) UNIX
3 8 (5.59%) AIX
3 8 (5.59%) Solaris
3 8 (5.59%) Linux
4 7 (4.90%) Windows 2000
4 7 (4.90%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (19.58%) UML
2 21 (14.69%) Stakeholder Management
3 20 (13.99%) Test Strategy
4 16 (11.19%) Test Scripting
4 16 (11.19%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (11.19%) Business Analysis
5 14 (9.79%) Performance Testing
6 12 (8.39%) System Testing
6 12 (8.39%) Data Analysis
7 11 (7.69%) Migration
7 11 (7.69%) ITIL
7 11 (7.69%) Data Modelling
8 10 (6.99%) Business Development
8 10 (6.99%) Software Testing
8 10 (6.99%) Data Mapping
9 9 (6.29%) Web Development
9 9 (6.29%) Test Management
9 9 (6.29%) Use Case
9 9 (6.29%) Change Management
9 9 (6.29%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 30 (20.98%) SQL
2 14 (9.79%) PL/SQL
3 11 (7.69%) Shell Script
4 9 (6.29%) Perl
4 9 (6.29%) Java
5 7 (4.90%) Korn
6 3 (2.10%) JavaScript
6 3 (2.10%) C#
7 2 (1.40%) Delphi
7 2 (1.40%) RPG
7 2 (1.40%) VBScript
7 2 (1.40%) PowerShell
7 2 (1.40%) VB.NET
8 1 (0.70%) VB
Qualifications
1 21 (14.69%) Degree
2 17 (11.89%) ISEB
3 16 (11.19%) SC Cleared
3 16 (11.19%) Security Cleared
4 9 (6.29%) ISTQB
5 4 (2.80%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 4 (2.80%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 3 (2.10%) ISEB Practitioner
7 2 (1.40%) MCTS
7 2 (1.40%) ACCA
7 2 (1.40%) CIMA
7 2 (1.40%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.70%) OCA
8 1 (0.70%) Oracle Certification
8 1 (0.70%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (0.70%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (23.08%) QA
2 2 (1.40%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (1.40%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 8 (5.59%) CA SiteMinder
1 8 (5.59%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 58 (40.56%) Oracle
2 22 (15.38%) HP
3 14 (9.79%) Business Objects
4 12 (8.39%) Microsoft
5 10 (6.99%) SOASTA, Inc
6 8 (5.59%) Sun
7 7 (4.90%) CA
8 4 (2.80%) SAP
9 3 (2.10%) Citrix
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