The table below looks at the statistics for User Acceptance Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Staffordshire 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 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Rank 63 30 47
Rank change year-on-year
-33 +17
Permanent jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 10 40 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 1.40% 6.31% 3.52%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.75% 8.62% 4.24%
Number of salaries quoted 10 17 17
Average salary £41,250 £50,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.50% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,750 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £60,000 £51,000
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 Staffordshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Staffordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
570 464 425
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 79.61% 73.19% 83.17%
Number of salaries quoted 457 368 346
Average salary £37,500 £35,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.63% -11.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

User Acceptance Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

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

User Acceptance Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

User Acceptance Testing
Salary Trend in Staffordshire

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

User Acceptance Testing Salary Trend in Staffordshire

User Acceptance Testing
Salary Histogram in Staffordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing User Acceptance Testing across the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 31 October 2014.

User Acceptance Testing Salary Histogram in Staffordshire

User Acceptance Testing
Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing User Acceptance Testing within the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 31 October 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Lichfield -8 6 £47,500 -5.00%
Cannock - 4 £35,000 -
User Acceptance Testing
West Midlands

User Acceptance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT jobs across the Staffordshire 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 11 (84.62%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (69.23%) Automated Testing
3 7 (53.85%) SQL
4 6 (46.15%) Microsoft
5 5 (38.46%) Eclipse
5 5 (38.46%) Configuration Management
5 5 (38.46%) CMS
5 5 (38.46%) MySQL
5 5 (38.46%) HTML
5 5 (38.46%) JavaScript
5 5 (38.46%) PHP
5 5 (38.46%) Visual Studio
5 5 (38.46%) CSS
5 5 (38.46%) OOP
5 5 (38.46%) OO
5 5 (38.46%) Ajax
5 5 (38.46%) Web Development
5 5 (38.46%) Refactoring
5 5 (38.46%) Computer Science
5 5 (38.46%) Six Sigma Black Belt
5 5 (38.46%) PHP5
5 5 (38.46%) jQuery
5 5 (38.46%) Git (software)
5 5 (38.46%) SaaS
5 5 (38.46%) HTML5
5 5 (38.46%) CSS3
5 5 (38.46%) Performance Tuning
5 5 (38.46%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (38.46%) People Management
6 4 (30.77%) HP Quality Center

User Acceptance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT jobs across the Staffordshire 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 5 (38.46%) CMS
Business Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (38.46%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (38.46%) MySQL
2 3 (23.08%) SQL Server
3 1 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (38.46%) Visual Studio
1 5 (38.46%) Eclipse
1 5 (38.46%) Git (software)
2 2 (15.38%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (15.38%) MSTest
General
1 1 (7.69%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (38.46%) Developer
1 5 (38.46%) Analyst
1 5 (38.46%) Test Analyst
1 5 (38.46%) Lead Developer
2 2 (15.38%) Software Tester
2 2 (15.38%) Tester
2 2 (15.38%) Solutions Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Test Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) MicroStrategy Consultant
3 1 (7.69%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (38.46%) HTML
1 5 (38.46%) CSS
1 5 (38.46%) Ajax
1 5 (38.46%) jQuery
1 5 (38.46%) HTML5
1 5 (38.46%) CSS3
2 3 (23.08%) .NET
3 2 (15.38%) Web Services
3 2 (15.38%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 5 (38.46%) Computer Science
1 5 (38.46%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (30.77%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (15.38%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (84.62%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (69.23%) Automated Testing
3 5 (38.46%) OOP
3 5 (38.46%) OO
3 5 (38.46%) Web Development
3 5 (38.46%) Refactoring
3 5 (38.46%) Configuration Management
3 5 (38.46%) Performance Tuning
3 5 (38.46%) People Management
4 4 (30.77%) Continuous Improvement
4 4 (30.77%) Release Management
4 4 (30.77%) Software Testing
4 4 (30.77%) ITIL
5 3 (23.08%) Test Scripting
6 2 (15.38%) Manual Testing
6 2 (15.38%) Requirements Analysis
6 2 (15.38%) Usability Testing
6 2 (15.38%) UML
6 2 (15.38%) Business Analysis
7 1 (7.69%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 7 (53.85%) SQL
2 5 (38.46%) PHP5
2 5 (38.46%) JavaScript
2 5 (38.46%) PHP
3 4 (30.77%) C#
3 4 (30.77%) C++
Qualifications
1 5 (38.46%) Six Sigma Black Belt
2 4 (30.77%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 4 (30.77%) ISEB
2 4 (30.77%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (15.38%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (30.77%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (46.15%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.69%) MicroStrategy
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle