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 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Rank 34 47 42
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -5
Permanent jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 7 3 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 2.50% 1.09% 1.33%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.48% 1.28% 1.65%
Number of salaries quoted 7 3 3
Average salary £32,500 £27,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.18% -26.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,100 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £53,500 £51,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
201 235 242
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 71.79% 85.14% 80.40%
Number of salaries quoted 191 191 188
Average salary £39,000 £41,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.87% +6.49%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £29,359 £27,950
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,100 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 31 August 2015.

User Acceptance Testing Salary Histogram in Solihull

User Acceptance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Solihull

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, 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 15 (57.69%) Agile Software Development
1 15 (57.69%) Test Scripting
2 12 (46.15%) Stakeholder Management
3 11 (42.31%) Workflow
3 11 (42.31%) QA
4 10 (38.46%) Scrum
4 10 (38.46%) Regression Testing
4 10 (38.46%) SQL
5 8 (30.77%) Finance
6 7 (26.92%) Manual Testing
6 7 (26.92%) Automated Testing
6 7 (26.92%) Software Testing
6 7 (26.92%) Unit Testing
6 7 (26.92%) Agile Testing
6 7 (26.92%) Mobile App
6 7 (26.92%) Automation Testing
7 6 (23.08%) Billing
8 5 (19.23%) Time Management
8 5 (19.23%) Data Analysis
9 4 (15.38%) Performance Testing
9 4 (15.38%) Mentoring
9 4 (15.38%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 4 (15.38%) Test Automation
9 4 (15.38%) Project Management
10 3 (11.54%) SQL Server
10 3 (11.54%) CODA
10 3 (11.54%) CODA-Financials
10 3 (11.54%) Web Services
10 3 (11.54%) CRM
10 3 (11.54%) dBASE

User Acceptance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Solihull by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, 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.

Applications
1 1 (3.85%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (11.54%) CODA-Financials
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (11.54%) SQL Server
1 3 (11.54%) dBASE
Development Applications
1 3 (11.54%) Team Foundation Server
1 3 (11.54%) Robot Framework
2 1 (3.85%) Ranorex
General
1 8 (30.77%) Finance
2 6 (23.08%) Billing
3 3 (11.54%) Banking
Job Titles
1 20 (76.92%) Analyst
2 12 (46.15%) Test Analyst
3 8 (30.77%) Business Analyst
4 3 (11.54%) Tester
4 3 (11.54%) Junior
4 3 (11.54%) Support Analyst
4 3 (11.54%) Applications Support
4 3 (11.54%) Applications Support Analyst
4 3 (11.54%) Project Manager
4 3 (11.54%) Lead Test Analyst
4 3 (11.54%) Junior Test Analyst
4 3 (11.54%) Business Test Analyst
4 3 (11.54%) Junior Analyst
4 3 (11.54%) Test Leader
5 2 (7.69%) Software Manager
5 2 (7.69%) Software Project Manager
6 1 (3.85%) Test Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) Implementation Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) Senior Business Analyst
6 1 (3.85%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (11.54%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (26.92%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (57.69%) Agile Software Development
1 15 (57.69%) Test Scripting
2 12 (46.15%) Stakeholder Management
3 11 (42.31%) Workflow
4 10 (38.46%) Regression Testing
4 10 (38.46%) Scrum
5 7 (26.92%) Manual Testing
5 7 (26.92%) Software Testing
5 7 (26.92%) Automated Testing
5 7 (26.92%) Agile Testing
5 7 (26.92%) Automation Testing
5 7 (26.92%) Unit Testing
6 5 (19.23%) Time Management
6 5 (19.23%) Data Analysis
7 4 (15.38%) Performance Testing
7 4 (15.38%) Project Management
7 4 (15.38%) Test Automation
7 4 (15.38%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 4 (15.38%) Mentoring
8 3 (11.54%) Operational Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (38.46%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (3.85%) ISEB
1 1 (3.85%) ISTQB
1 1 (3.85%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (42.31%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (3.85%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (11.54%) CODA
2 1 (3.85%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.85%) HP