The table below looks at the statistics for User Acceptance Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Midlands region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited User Acceptance Testing over the 3 months to 30 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Rank 16 32 21
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -11
Permanent jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 9 5 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 7.69% 2.46% 0.74%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.78% 2.66% 0.90%
Number of salaries quoted 9 5 1
Median salary £40,000 £55,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-27.27% +22.22%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
User Acceptance Testing
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Midlands region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
92 188 111
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 78.63% 92.61% 81.62%
Number of salaries quoted 78 150 62
Median salary £50,000 £55,000 £47,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +17.02%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £58,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

User Acceptance Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the Midlands region citing User Acceptance Testing as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

User Acceptance Testing Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

User Acceptance Testing
Salary Trend in the Midlands

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

User Acceptance Testing Salary Trend in the Midlands

User Acceptance Testing
Salary Histogram in the Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing User Acceptance Testing across the Midlands region over the 3 months to 30 July 2016.

User Acceptance Testing Salary Histogram in the Midlands

User Acceptance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 30 July 2016, IT jobs citing User Acceptance Testing also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Midlands region with a requirement for User Acceptance Testing.

1 13 (86.67%) SDLC
2 11 (73.33%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (60.00%) CRM
4 7 (46.67%) Functional Testing
4 7 (46.67%) Automation Testing
4 7 (46.67%) Waterfall
5 4 (26.67%) Test Automation
5 4 (26.67%) Finance
5 4 (26.67%) Retail
5 4 (26.67%) System Integration Testing
6 2 (13.33%) TestPartner
6 2 (13.33%) ISTQB
6 2 (13.33%) Requirements Analysis
6 2 (13.33%) QA
6 2 (13.33%) Selenium
6 2 (13.33%) Performance Testing
6 2 (13.33%) Integration Testing
6 2 (13.33%) Test Management
6 2 (13.33%) Java
6 2 (13.33%) SQL
6 2 (13.33%) JUnit
6 2 (13.33%) SAP
6 2 (13.33%) RUP
6 2 (13.33%) MS Excel
6 2 (13.33%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (13.33%) ERP
6 2 (13.33%) RDBMS
6 2 (13.33%) Microsoft
6 2 (13.33%) HP
6 2 (13.33%) EPoS

User Acceptance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 2 (13.33%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (13.33%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (13.33%) RDBMS
1 2 (13.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (13.33%) JProfiler
1 2 (13.33%) JUnit
1 2 (13.33%) Selenium
1 2 (13.33%) TestPartner
General
1 4 (26.67%) Finance
1 4 (26.67%) Retail
2 2 (13.33%) Games
Job Titles
1 7 (46.67%) Consultant
1 7 (46.67%) UAT Consultant
2 6 (40.00%) Analyst
3 5 (33.33%) Test Consultant
4 4 (26.67%) Test Analyst
5 2 (13.33%) Agile Test Analyst
5 2 (13.33%) EPoS Test Manager
5 2 (13.33%) Managing Consultant
5 2 (13.33%) Portfolio Manager
5 2 (13.33%) QA Analyst
5 2 (13.33%) QA Engineer
5 2 (13.33%) QA Test Analyst
5 2 (13.33%) Quality Analyst
5 2 (13.33%) Quality Engineer
5 2 (13.33%) SAP Manager
5 2 (13.33%) SAP Test Manager
5 2 (13.33%) Senior Consultant
5 2 (13.33%) Test Manager
5 2 (13.33%) UAT Analyst
5 2 (13.33%) UAT Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (13.33%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) EPoS
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (86.67%) SDLC
2 11 (73.33%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (60.00%) CRM
4 7 (46.67%) Automation Testing
4 7 (46.67%) Functional Testing
4 7 (46.67%) Waterfall
5 4 (26.67%) System Integration Testing
5 4 (26.67%) Test Automation
6 2 (13.33%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (13.33%) Defect Tracking
6 2 (13.33%) ERP
6 2 (13.33%) Integration Testing
6 2 (13.33%) Operational Acceptance Testing
6 2 (13.33%) Performance Engineering
6 2 (13.33%) Performance Testing
6 2 (13.33%) Requirements Analysis
6 2 (13.33%) Scrum
6 2 (13.33%) Software Deployment
6 2 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (13.33%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 2 (13.33%) Java
1 2 (13.33%) Shell Script
1 2 (13.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (13.33%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (13.33%) HP
1 2 (13.33%) Microsoft
1 2 (13.33%) SAP