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 30 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Rank 66 58 51
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -7
Permanent jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 5 5 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 0.83% 0.96% 2.70%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.02% 1.29% 3.22%
Number of salaries quoted 3 4 14
Average salary £23,500 £35,000 £31,416
Average salary % change year-on-year
-32.85% +11.40%
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +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 Coventry region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Coventry
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
491 389 435
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 81.83% 74.81% 83.82%
Number of salaries quoted 427 316 380
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,300 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £63,500 £50,000 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

User Acceptance Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in 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 30 October 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 7 (87.50%) Stakeholder Management
2 5 (62.50%) QA
3 4 (50.00%) System Testing
3 4 (50.00%) Business Analysis
4 3 (37.50%) Regression Testing
4 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (37.50%) Automated Testing
5 2 (25.00%) Integration Testing
5 2 (25.00%) Test Scripting
5 2 (25.00%) Windows
5 2 (25.00%) Windows XP
5 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
5 2 (25.00%) Windows 7
6 1 (12.50%) BDD
6 1 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (12.50%) ATDD
6 1 (12.50%) Agile Testing
6 1 (12.50%) ISEB
6 1 (12.50%) Project Management
6 1 (12.50%) Client/Server
6 1 (12.50%) Back Office
6 1 (12.50%) Games
6 1 (12.50%) Scrum
6 1 (12.50%) E-Learning
6 1 (12.50%) TDD
6 1 (12.50%) Software Testing
6 1 (12.50%) Marketing
6 1 (12.50%) Business Development
6 1 (12.50%) Telematics
6 1 (12.50%) Product Management

User Acceptance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 30 October 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 1 (12.50%) Back Office
1 1 (12.50%) Games
1 1 (12.50%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Analyst
2 3 (37.50%) Business Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) Tester
3 2 (25.00%) Systems Tester
4 1 (12.50%) Implementation Manager
4 1 (12.50%) Test Consultant
4 1 (12.50%) Software Consultant
4 1 (12.50%) IT Business Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Test Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Client/Server
1 1 (12.50%) E-Learning
1 1 (12.50%) Telematics
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Windows
1 2 (25.00%) Windows XP
1 2 (25.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (50.00%) Business Analysis
2 4 (50.00%) System Testing
3 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (37.50%) Regression Testing
3 3 (37.50%) Automated Testing
4 2 (25.00%) Integration Testing
4 2 (25.00%) Test Scripting
5 1 (12.50%) TDD
5 1 (12.50%) Product Management
5 1 (12.50%) BDD
5 1 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (12.50%) ATDD
5 1 (12.50%) Agile Testing
5 1 (12.50%) Project Management
5 1 (12.50%) Scrum
5 1 (12.50%) Software Testing
5 1 (12.50%) Business Development
5 1 (12.50%) Use Case
5 1 (12.50%) Performance Testing
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (62.50%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft