The table below looks at the statistics for User Acceptance Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Coventry region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited User Acceptance Testing over the 3 months to 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Rank 62 45 49
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +4
Permanent jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 4 13 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 0.67% 2.61% 1.78%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.85% 3.60% 2.09%
Number of salaries quoted 2 10 9
Average salary £23,500 £34,500 £31,416
Average salary % change year-on-year
-31.88% +9.81%
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 Coventry region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Coventry
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
470 361 431
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 78.60% 72.34% 85.01%
Number of salaries quoted 397 284 387
Average salary £47,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £59,500 £53,500
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 Coventry

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing User Acceptance Testing across the Coventry region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

User Acceptance Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

User Acceptance Testing
Salary Trend in Coventry

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing User Acceptance Testing across the Coventry region.

User Acceptance Testing Salary Trend in Coventry

User Acceptance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the Coventry 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 9 (90.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 7 (70.00%) QA
3 6 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (40.00%) TDD
4 4 (40.00%) Back Office
4 4 (40.00%) Software Testing
4 4 (40.00%) Performance Testing
4 4 (40.00%) Games
4 4 (40.00%) Scrum
4 4 (40.00%) ISEB
4 4 (40.00%) BDD
4 4 (40.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 4 (40.00%) ATDD
4 4 (40.00%) Agile Testing
5 3 (30.00%) Business Analysis
5 3 (30.00%) Regression Testing
5 3 (30.00%) System Testing
5 3 (30.00%) Automated Testing
6 2 (20.00%) Integration Testing
6 2 (20.00%) Test Scripting
6 2 (20.00%) Windows
6 2 (20.00%) Windows XP
6 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
6 2 (20.00%) Windows 7
7 1 (10.00%) Client/Server
7 1 (10.00%) Project Management
7 1 (10.00%) E-Learning
7 1 (10.00%) Telematics
7 1 (10.00%) Product Management
7 1 (10.00%) Marketing

User Acceptance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the Coventry 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.

General
1 4 (40.00%) Back Office
1 4 (40.00%) Games
2 1 (10.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Software Consultant
1 4 (40.00%) Test Consultant
1 4 (40.00%) Consultant
2 3 (30.00%) Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Systems Tester
3 2 (20.00%) Business Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Tester
4 1 (10.00%) Test Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Implementation Manager
4 1 (10.00%) IT Business Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Client/Server
1 1 (10.00%) E-Learning
1 1 (10.00%) Telematics
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) Windows
1 2 (20.00%) Windows XP
1 2 (20.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (90.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 6 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (40.00%) TDD
3 4 (40.00%) Software Testing
3 4 (40.00%) Performance Testing
3 4 (40.00%) Scrum
3 4 (40.00%) BDD
3 4 (40.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 4 (40.00%) ATDD
3 4 (40.00%) Agile Testing
4 3 (30.00%) Business Analysis
4 3 (30.00%) Regression Testing
4 3 (30.00%) System Testing
4 3 (30.00%) Automated Testing
5 2 (20.00%) Integration Testing
5 2 (20.00%) Test Scripting
6 1 (10.00%) Project Management
6 1 (10.00%) Product Management
6 1 (10.00%) Business Development
6 1 (10.00%) Use Case
Qualifications
1 4 (40.00%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (70.00%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft