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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Rank 76 52 49
Rank change year-on-year
-24 -3
Permanent jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 3 20 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 0.42% 2.98% 2.36%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.58% 3.80% 3.06%
Number of salaries quoted 3 12 12
Average salary £35,000 £27,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.62% -20.58%
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 Staffordshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Staffordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
517 527 392
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 72.11% 78.42% 77.17%
Number of salaries quoted 407 447 309
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,200 £62,500 £57,500
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 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 22 August 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 22 August 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
Cannock -3 2 £35,000 +42.85%
Stoke-on-Trent -4 1 £55,000 +4.76% 1
User Acceptance Testing
West Midlands

User Acceptance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 9 (64.29%) SQL
1 9 (64.29%) SQL Server
2 7 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (50.00%) Business Analysis
2 7 (50.00%) QA
2 7 (50.00%) Test Scripting
3 6 (42.86%) .NET
4 5 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (35.71%) Web Services
4 5 (35.71%) Windows
4 5 (35.71%) UML
4 5 (35.71%) Manual Testing
4 5 (35.71%) Team Foundation Server
4 5 (35.71%) Usability Testing
4 5 (35.71%) WCF
4 5 (35.71%) Requirements Analysis
4 5 (35.71%) MSTest
5 4 (28.57%) Degree
6 3 (21.43%) Software Testing
6 3 (21.43%) ISEB
6 3 (21.43%) C#
6 3 (21.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (14.29%) Management Information System
7 2 (14.29%) Replication
7 2 (14.29%) Clustering
7 2 (14.29%) Automated Testing
7 2 (14.29%) C++
7 2 (14.29%) ITIL
7 2 (14.29%) PRINCE2
7 2 (14.29%) Visual Studio

User Acceptance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (64.29%) SQL Server
2 3 (21.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (14.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (7.14%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 5 (35.71%) Team Foundation Server
1 5 (35.71%) MSTest
2 2 (14.29%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 6 (42.86%) Tester
2 5 (35.71%) Analyst
2 5 (35.71%) Software Tester
3 3 (21.43%) Test Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Junior
4 2 (14.29%) DBA
4 2 (14.29%) Junior DBA
4 2 (14.29%) Business Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) SQL DBA
4 2 (14.29%) Solutions Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Test Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Software Test Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) MicroStrategy Consultant
5 1 (7.14%) Software Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (42.86%) .NET
2 5 (35.71%) Web Services
2 5 (35.71%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Management Information System
1 2 (14.29%) Replication
1 2 (14.29%) Clustering
2 1 (7.14%) Mathematics
2 1 (7.14%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 5 (35.71%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (50.00%) Business Analysis
1 7 (50.00%) Test Scripting
2 5 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (35.71%) UML
2 5 (35.71%) Manual Testing
2 5 (35.71%) Usability Testing
2 5 (35.71%) Requirements Analysis
3 3 (21.43%) Software Testing
4 2 (14.29%) Automated Testing
4 2 (14.29%) ITIL
4 2 (14.29%) PRINCE2
4 2 (14.29%) E-Commerce
4 2 (14.29%) Release Management
4 2 (14.29%) Capacity Planning
4 2 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (7.14%) Test Automation
5 1 (7.14%) ETL
5 1 (7.14%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (64.29%) SQL
2 3 (21.43%) C#
3 2 (14.29%) C++
Qualifications
1 4 (28.57%) Degree
2 3 (21.43%) ISEB
3 2 (14.29%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 2 (14.29%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (50.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (14.29%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 7 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.14%) MicroStrategy
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £24k - 26k per year
Posted: 2 days ago
Lichfield
360 Resourcing
Salary: £27k - 35k per year
Posted: 21 days ago