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 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Rank 64 75 78
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +3
Permanent jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 70 55 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 3.07% 2.56% 2.06%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.85% 3.17% 2.98%
Number of salaries quoted 63 47 18
Average salary £46,500 £42,500 £38,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.41% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,000 £31,450
10% offered a salary of more than £54,800 £55,000 £65,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,250 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.91% +4.66%
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
1819 1735 1209
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 79.78% 80.77% 69.32%
Number of salaries quoted 1569 1563 1018
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 £30,000 £27,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £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 16 September 2014.

User Acceptance Testing Salary Histogram in Birmingham

User Acceptance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 (74.65%) Finance
2 59 (41.55%) Oracle
3 34 (23.94%) SQL
3 34 (23.94%) QA
4 28 (19.72%) Agile Software Development
5 25 (17.61%) UML
6 23 (16.20%) SQL Server
6 23 (16.20%) Banking
6 23 (16.20%) Retail
7 22 (15.49%) Stakeholder Management
7 22 (15.49%) HP
7 22 (15.49%) Oracle Database 11g
7 22 (15.49%) Oracle Database
8 21 (14.79%) Data Warehouse
9 20 (14.08%) Test Strategy
9 20 (14.08%) Relational Database
9 20 (14.08%) Credit Risk
10 18 (12.68%) ISEB
11 17 (11.97%) Toad
11 17 (11.97%) PL/SQL
11 17 (11.97%) Degree
12 16 (11.27%) Test Scripting
12 16 (11.27%) Investment Banking
12 16 (11.27%) Data Mart
12 16 (11.27%) SC Cleared
12 16 (11.27%) Security Cleared
12 16 (11.27%) Back Office
12 16 (11.27%) Business Objects
13 14 (9.86%) Performance Testing
14 13 (9.15%) Windows

User Acceptance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 8 (5.63%) WebLogic
1 8 (5.63%) Tomcat
1 8 (5.63%) Apache
2 4 (2.82%) Oracle Workflow
3 2 (1.41%) SharePoint 2013
3 2 (1.41%) WebSphere
3 2 (1.41%) SharePoint Server
3 2 (1.41%) SharePoint
Applications
1 12 (8.45%) MS Excel
2 7 (4.93%) MS Office
3 4 (2.82%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (2.82%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (2.82%) Oracle EBS R12
1 4 (2.82%) Oracle General Ledger
1 4 (2.82%) Oracle Payables
1 4 (2.82%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
1 4 (2.82%) Oracle Receivables
1 4 (2.82%) Oracle Assets
1 4 (2.82%) Oracle Applications
1 4 (2.82%) Oracle Financials
2 3 (2.11%) SAP HR
2 3 (2.11%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 9 (6.34%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (16.20%) SQL Server
2 22 (15.49%) Oracle Database 11g
2 22 (15.49%) Oracle Database
3 21 (14.79%) Data Warehouse
4 20 (14.08%) Relational Database
5 16 (11.27%) Data Mart
6 3 (2.11%) Informix
7 2 (1.41%) MySQL
8 1 (0.70%) EDRMS
8 1 (0.70%) BusinessObjects XI
Development Applications
1 17 (11.97%) Toad
2 13 (9.15%) LoadRunner
3 12 (8.45%) Selenium
4 10 (7.04%) NeoLoad
5 7 (4.93%) QuickTest Pro
6 3 (2.11%) PVCS
7 2 (1.41%) JIRA
8 1 (0.70%) JUnit
8 1 (0.70%) Checkstyle
8 1 (0.70%) Selenium IDE
8 1 (0.70%) WebDriver
8 1 (0.70%) FindBugs
General
1 106 (74.65%) Finance
2 23 (16.20%) Banking
2 23 (16.20%) Retail
3 16 (11.27%) Investment Banking
3 16 (11.27%) Back Office
4 6 (4.23%) Legal
5 4 (2.82%) Telecoms
6 3 (2.11%) Pharmaceutical
7 2 (1.41%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 66 (46.48%) Analyst
2 44 (30.99%) Business Analyst
3 25 (17.61%) Test Manager
4 22 (15.49%) Developer
5 17 (11.97%) Oracle Developer
6 12 (8.45%) Test Analyst
6 12 (8.45%) Data Warehouse Developer
6 12 (8.45%) Oracle Data Warehouse Developer
7 11 (7.75%) Project Manager
8 10 (7.04%) Performance Manager
8 10 (7.04%) Performance Test Manager
9 9 (6.34%) Financial Services Business Analyst
9 9 (6.34%) Financial Business Analyst
10 6 (4.23%) Financial Analyst
10 6 (4.23%) Team Leader
11 5 (3.52%) IT Project Manager
11 5 (3.52%) QA Analyst
11 5 (3.52%) Technical Specialist
11 5 (3.52%) Quality Analyst
11 5 (3.52%) IT Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (7.75%) HTML
2 7 (4.93%) Web Services
2 7 (4.93%) J2EE
3 3 (2.11%) .NET
3 3 (2.11%) XML
4 2 (1.41%) .NET Framework
4 2 (1.41%) Windows SharePoint Services
4 2 (1.41%) Ajax
4 2 (1.41%) XSL
4 2 (1.41%) XSLT
4 2 (1.41%) ADO.NET
4 2 (1.41%) ASP.NET
4 2 (1.41%) CSS
5 1 (0.70%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 20 (14.08%) Credit Risk
2 6 (4.23%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (4.23%) Reference Data
3 2 (1.41%) FMCG
3 2 (1.41%) Computer Science
4 1 (0.70%) Management Information System
4 1 (0.70%) AS400
4 1 (0.70%) Smartphone
4 1 (0.70%) Statistics
4 1 (0.70%) Derivative
4 1 (0.70%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 13 (9.15%) Windows
2 11 (7.75%) UNIX
3 8 (5.63%) AIX
3 8 (5.63%) Solaris
3 8 (5.63%) Linux
4 7 (4.93%) Windows 2000
5 6 (4.23%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (19.72%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (17.61%) UML
3 22 (15.49%) Stakeholder Management
4 20 (14.08%) Test Strategy
5 16 (11.27%) Test Scripting
6 14 (9.86%) Performance Testing
7 12 (8.45%) Data Analysis
7 12 (8.45%) System Testing
8 11 (7.75%) Business Analysis
8 11 (7.75%) Migration
8 11 (7.75%) ITIL
9 10 (7.04%) Data Modelling
9 10 (7.04%) Software Testing
9 10 (7.04%) Business Development
9 10 (7.04%) Test Management
9 10 (7.04%) Data Mapping
10 9 (6.34%) Web Development
10 9 (6.34%) Project Management
10 9 (6.34%) Workflow
11 8 (5.63%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 34 (23.94%) SQL
2 17 (11.97%) PL/SQL
3 11 (7.75%) Shell Script
4 9 (6.34%) Java
4 9 (6.34%) Perl
5 7 (4.93%) Korn
6 3 (2.11%) JavaScript
6 3 (2.11%) C#
7 2 (1.41%) PowerShell
7 2 (1.41%) Delphi
7 2 (1.41%) RPG
7 2 (1.41%) VBScript
7 2 (1.41%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 18 (12.68%) ISEB
2 17 (11.97%) Degree
3 16 (11.27%) SC Cleared
3 16 (11.27%) Security Cleared
4 9 (6.34%) ISTQB
5 4 (2.82%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 3 (2.11%) ISEB Practitioner
6 3 (2.11%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 2 (1.41%) MCTS
7 2 (1.41%) CIMA
7 2 (1.41%) ACCA
7 2 (1.41%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.70%) OCA
8 1 (0.70%) Oracle Certification
8 1 (0.70%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (23.94%) QA
2 2 (1.41%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (1.41%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 9 (6.34%) HP Quality Center
2 7 (4.93%) CA SiteMinder
Vendors
1 59 (41.55%) Oracle
2 22 (15.49%) HP
3 16 (11.27%) Business Objects
4 10 (7.04%) Microsoft
4 10 (7.04%) SOASTA, Inc
5 8 (5.63%) Sun
6 6 (4.23%) CA
7 4 (2.82%) SAP
8 3 (2.11%) Citrix
9 1 (0.70%) IBM
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