The table below looks at the statistics for User Acceptance Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Solihull 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 47 42 41
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -1
Permanent jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 3 4 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 1.09% 1.32% 0.81%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.40% 1.74% 0.98%
Number of salaries quoted 3 3 1
Average salary £27,500 £37,500 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.66% +50.00%
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 Solihull region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Solihull
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
214 230 204
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 77.82% 75.66% 82.26%
Number of salaries quoted 170 177 132
Average salary £41,000 £38,765 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.76% +10.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,265 £27,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £51,000
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 Solihull

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

User Acceptance Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

User Acceptance Testing
Salary Trend in Solihull

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

User Acceptance Testing Salary Trend in Solihull

User Acceptance Testing
Salary Histogram in Solihull

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing User Acceptance Testing across the Solihull region over the 3 months to 27 August 2014.

User Acceptance Testing Salary Histogram in Solihull

User Acceptance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Solihull

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the Solihull 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 5 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (40.00%) Internet
2 4 (40.00%) Windows
2 4 (40.00%) XML
2 4 (40.00%) Waterfall
3 3 (30.00%) Technical Architecture
3 3 (30.00%) Degree
3 3 (30.00%) Performance Testing
3 3 (30.00%) .NET
3 3 (30.00%) SQL Server
4 2 (20.00%) IIS
4 2 (20.00%) MS Project
4 2 (20.00%) SQL
4 2 (20.00%) PRINCE2
4 2 (20.00%) E-Commerce
4 2 (20.00%) IBM
4 2 (20.00%) DTV
4 2 (20.00%) Workflow
4 2 (20.00%) Finance
4 2 (20.00%) Validation
4 2 (20.00%) Software Testing
4 2 (20.00%) Unit Testing
4 2 (20.00%) QA
4 2 (20.00%) Data Protection
4 2 (20.00%) Data Validation
4 2 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (20.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (10.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (10.00%) Hyper-V
5 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure

User Acceptance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Solihull by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the Solihull 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 2 (20.00%) IIS
2 1 (10.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (10.00%) Lync
Applications
1 2 (20.00%) MS Project
2 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (40.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (30.00%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) Systems Analyst
1 3 (30.00%) Consultant
1 3 (30.00%) Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Test Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Systems Test Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Digital Project Manager
2 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Consultant
2 2 (20.00%) Project Manager
2 2 (20.00%) Applications Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Software Tester
3 1 (10.00%) .NET Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Test Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Software Test Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Systems Test Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) QA Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) E-Commerce Project Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Business Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Tester
3 1 (10.00%) Software Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (40.00%) XML
2 3 (30.00%) .NET
3 1 (10.00%) SOAP
3 1 (10.00%) Web Services
3 1 (10.00%) WCF
3 1 (10.00%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 4 (40.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Waterfall
2 3 (30.00%) Technical Architecture
2 3 (30.00%) Performance Testing
3 2 (20.00%) Unit Testing
3 2 (20.00%) E-Commerce
3 2 (20.00%) Workflow
3 2 (20.00%) Validation
3 2 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (20.00%) Software Testing
3 2 (20.00%) PRINCE2
3 2 (20.00%) Data Protection
3 2 (20.00%) Data Validation
4 1 (10.00%) UML
4 1 (10.00%) CRM
4 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (10.00%) Supply Chain Management
4 1 (10.00%) Automated Testing
4 1 (10.00%) Test Scripting
4 1 (10.00%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (20.00%) SQL
2 1 (10.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 3 (30.00%) Degree
2 2 (20.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (10.00%) ISTQB
3 1 (10.00%) MCSE
3 1 (10.00%) ISEB
3 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (10.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (10.00%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (20.00%) IBM
3 1 (10.00%) Oracle
3 1 (10.00%) VMware