The table below looks at the statistics for User Acceptance Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Walsall region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited User Acceptance Testing over the 3 months to 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Rank 21 7 24
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +17
Permanent jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 5 12 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Walsall 3.94% 16.90% 1.09%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.42% 20.34% 1.33%
Number of salaries quoted 5 12 0
Average salary £67,500 £33,250 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+103.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +3.75%
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 Walsall region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Walsall
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
113 59 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Walsall 88.98% 83.10% 81.52%
Number of salaries quoted 104 47 68
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £50,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

User Acceptance Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Walsall

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

User Acceptance Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Walsall

User Acceptance Testing
Salary Trend in Walsall

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

User Acceptance Testing Salary Trend in Walsall

User Acceptance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Walsall

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT jobs across the Walsall 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 (81.82%) SQL
2 8 (72.73%) Java
2 8 (72.73%) Degree
2 8 (72.73%) Unit Testing
2 8 (72.73%) Enterprise Software
2 8 (72.73%) Pega
2 8 (72.73%) J2EE
2 8 (72.73%) Oracle
2 8 (72.73%) DB2
2 8 (72.73%) WebLogic
2 8 (72.73%) EJB
2 8 (72.73%) JSP
2 8 (72.73%) Servlets
2 8 (72.73%) XML
2 8 (72.73%) OO
2 8 (72.73%) Client/Server
2 8 (72.73%) N-Tier
3 2 (18.18%) SDLC
4 1 (9.09%) Driving Licence
4 1 (9.09%) Manual Testing
4 1 (9.09%) Time Management
4 1 (9.09%) Performance Testing
4 1 (9.09%) C#
4 1 (9.09%) .NET
4 1 (9.09%) Regression Testing
4 1 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (9.09%) Billing
4 1 (9.09%) Software Testing
4 1 (9.09%) ISTQB
4 1 (9.09%) ISEB

User Acceptance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Walsall by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT jobs across the Walsall 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 8 (72.73%) WebLogic
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (72.73%) DB2
General
1 1 (9.09%) Billing
Job Titles
1 8 (72.73%) Architect
2 1 (9.09%) Analyst
2 1 (9.09%) Business Analyst
2 1 (9.09%) Team Leader
2 1 (9.09%) Test Leader
2 1 (9.09%) UAT Lead
2 1 (9.09%) UAT Team Leader
2 1 (9.09%) UAT Test Lead
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (72.73%) EJB
1 8 (72.73%) J2EE
1 8 (72.73%) JSP
1 8 (72.73%) Servlets
1 8 (72.73%) XML
2 1 (9.09%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 8 (72.73%) Client/Server
1 8 (72.73%) Enterprise Software
1 8 (72.73%) N-Tier
2 1 (9.09%) Driving Licence
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (72.73%) OO
1 8 (72.73%) Unit Testing
2 2 (18.18%) SDLC
3 1 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (9.09%) Manual Testing
3 1 (9.09%) Performance Testing
3 1 (9.09%) Regression Testing
3 1 (9.09%) Software Testing
3 1 (9.09%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (81.82%) SQL
2 8 (72.73%) Java
3 1 (9.09%) C#
Qualifications
1 8 (72.73%) Degree
2 1 (9.09%) ISEB
2 1 (9.09%) ISTQB
Vendors
1 8 (72.73%) Oracle
1 8 (72.73%) Pega