The table below looks at the statistics for User Acceptance Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited User Acceptance Testing over the 3 months to 31 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Rank 93 105 111
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +6
Permanent jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 160 132 120
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 2.60% 2.48% 2.25%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.97% 2.92% 2.66%
Number of salaries quoted 118 99 93
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,850 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,750 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
User Acceptance Testing
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Midlands region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
5391 4522 4506
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 87.74% 84.90% 84.40%
Number of salaries quoted 4177 3755 3771
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +1.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

User Acceptance Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the West Midlands region citing User Acceptance Testing as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

User Acceptance Testing Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

User Acceptance Testing
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

User Acceptance Testing Salary Trend in the West Midlands

User Acceptance Testing
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing User Acceptance Testing across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 31 May 2016.

User Acceptance Testing Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

User Acceptance Testing
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing User Acceptance Testing within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 31 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Birmingham -8 53 £40,000 +3.89% 4
Staffordshire +12 32 £32,500 -22.61% 1
Warwickshire -12 15 £35,000 -13.58% 3
Coventry -8 12 £50,000 +17.64% 1
Wolverhampton -4 9 £43,500 +16.00% 2
Worcestershire -6 7 £27,500 +19.56%
Solihull -1 6 £33,500 +3.07% 1
West Bromwich - 5 £47,500 -
User Acceptance Testing
England

User Acceptance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 31 May 2016, IT jobs citing User Acceptance Testing also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for User Acceptance Testing.

1 102 (31.48%) Agile Software Development
2 94 (29.01%) Finance
3 89 (27.47%) SQL
4 73 (22.53%) QA
5 64 (19.75%) Microsoft
6 58 (17.90%) Oracle
7 55 (16.98%) Test Scripting
8 54 (16.67%) Automated Testing
9 53 (16.36%) Degree
10 47 (14.51%) Scrum
11 45 (13.89%) Mentoring
12 43 (13.27%) SDLC
13 41 (12.65%) Test Planning
13 41 (12.65%) Stakeholder Management
14 39 (12.04%) Regression Testing
14 39 (12.04%) ISEB
14 39 (12.04%) Defect Management
15 38 (11.73%) Analytical Skills
15 38 (11.73%) Software Testing
16 37 (11.42%) Test Management
17 36 (11.11%) Performance Testing
18 35 (10.80%) Functional Testing
18 35 (10.80%) Project Management
19 33 (10.19%) Unit Testing
20 32 (9.88%) ISTQB
21 31 (9.57%) Time Management
21 31 (9.57%) Manual Testing
22 30 (9.26%) Waterfall
23 29 (8.95%) E-Commerce
23 29 (8.95%) ERP

User Acceptance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 8 (2.47%) WebLogic
2 6 (1.85%) CMS
3 4 (1.23%) SharePoint
4 2 (0.62%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (0.62%) IIS
Applications
1 26 (8.02%) MS Excel
2 9 (2.78%) MS Visio
3 6 (1.85%) MS Office
4 4 (1.23%) OmniGraffle
5 3 (0.93%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 17 (5.25%) Dynamics AX
2 14 (4.32%) Oracle Cash Management
2 14 (4.32%) Oracle Payables
2 14 (4.32%) Oracle Receivables
3 13 (4.01%) Oracle EBS R12
3 13 (4.01%) Oracle iProcurement
4 12 (3.70%) Oracle EBS
5 10 (3.09%) Oracle Assets
6 6 (1.85%) Oracle 11i
7 5 (1.54%) Oracle ASCP
8 4 (1.23%) Dynamics CRM
9 3 (0.93%) Dynamics NAV
9 3 (0.93%) SAP CRM
10 2 (0.62%) Oracle CRM
10 2 (0.62%) Oracle Financials
10 2 (0.62%) Payment Gateway
10 2 (0.62%) Sage CRM
11 1 (0.31%) Dynamics GP
11 1 (0.31%) Oracle FAH
11 1 (0.31%) SAP FI-AP
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.54%) SaaS
2 4 (1.23%) Google Drive
3 3 (0.93%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (0.93%) Office 365
4 2 (0.62%) IaaS
4 2 (0.62%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (2.78%) Internet
2 2 (0.62%) Broadband
2 2 (0.62%) CTI
2 2 (0.62%) LAN
2 2 (0.62%) NGN
2 2 (0.62%) SMS
2 2 (0.62%) Unified Communications
2 2 (0.62%) VoIP
2 2 (0.62%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (7.41%) Oracle Database
2 20 (6.17%) Data Warehouse
3 18 (5.56%) BusinessObjects
4 15 (4.63%) Oracle Database 11g
5 14 (4.32%) BusinessObjects XI
5 14 (4.32%) Data Mart
5 14 (4.32%) Oracle Reports
6 13 (4.01%) SQL Server
7 8 (2.47%) DB2
8 7 (2.16%) SQL Server 2008
9 6 (1.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 4 (1.23%) Data Mining
10 4 (1.23%) MS Access
11 3 (0.93%) Crystal Reports
11 3 (0.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 2 (0.62%) PostgreSQL
12 2 (0.62%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 1 (0.31%) Oracle Database 12c
13 1 (0.31%) Relational Database
13 1 (0.31%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 27 (8.33%) Selenium
2 15 (4.63%) JIRA
3 11 (3.40%) Cucumber
4 10 (3.09%) Appium
4 10 (3.09%) JBehave
4 10 (3.09%) SpecFlow
4 10 (3.09%) TestNG
4 10 (3.09%) WebDriver
5 7 (2.16%) NeoLoad
5 7 (2.16%) Team Foundation Server
6 5 (1.54%) HP UFT
7 4 (1.23%) Axure RP
7 4 (1.23%) QADirector
7 4 (1.23%) TestPartner
7 4 (1.23%) Zephyr
8 2 (0.62%) JIRA Agile
8 2 (0.62%) Serena SBM
8 2 (0.62%) TestDirector
8 2 (0.62%) Visual Studio
8 2 (0.62%) WinRunner
General
1 94 (29.01%) Finance
2 26 (8.02%) Retail
3 20 (6.17%) Manufacturing
4 13 (4.01%) Banking
5 10 (3.09%) Pharmaceutical
6 7 (2.16%) Games
7 6 (1.85%) Local Government
7 6 (1.85%) Telecoms
8 5 (1.54%) Automotive
9 4 (1.23%) Back Office
9 4 (1.23%) Billing
9 4 (1.23%) Marketing
10 3 (0.93%) Financial Institution
10 3 (0.93%) Front Office
11 2 (0.62%) Advertising
11 2 (0.62%) Multimedia
12 1 (0.31%) General Ledger
12 1 (0.31%) Law
Job Titles
1 127 (39.20%) Analyst
2 59 (18.21%) Test Analyst
3 51 (15.74%) Business Analyst
4 39 (12.04%) Test Manager
5 38 (11.73%) Test Leader
6 32 (9.88%) Consultant
7 29 (8.95%) Developer
8 26 (8.02%) Software Analyst
9 23 (7.10%) Tester
10 21 (6.48%) Senior Analyst
11 19 (5.86%) SQL Developer
12 17 (5.25%) Data Warehouse Developer
12 17 (5.25%) Functional Consultant
13 16 (4.94%) Oracle Consultant
13 16 (4.94%) Oracle Functional Consultant
13 16 (4.94%) Software Test Analyst
14 15 (4.63%) QA Manager
14 15 (4.63%) QA Test Manager
14 15 (4.63%) Senior Test Analyst
14 15 (4.63%) UAT Test Lead
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (6.48%) HTML
1 21 (6.48%) XML
2 17 (5.25%) .NET
3 15 (4.63%) Web Services
4 11 (3.40%) CSS
5 9 (2.78%) J2EE
5 9 (2.78%) JSP
6 8 (2.47%) EJB
6 8 (2.47%) Servlets
7 4 (1.23%) Flash
8 2 (0.62%) .NET Framework
8 2 (0.62%) Entity Framework
8 2 (0.62%) jQuery
8 2 (0.62%) Middleware
8 2 (0.62%) RESTful
9 1 (0.31%) Ajax
9 1 (0.31%) HTML5
9 1 (0.31%) JSON
9 1 (0.31%) Struts2
9 1 (0.31%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 38 (11.73%) Analytical Skills
2 24 (7.41%) Enterprise Software
3 19 (5.86%) Computer Science
4 18 (5.56%) Data Centre
5 16 (4.94%) User Experience
6 14 (4.32%) Client/Server
7 13 (4.01%) Mobile App
8 10 (3.09%) Management Information System
9 8 (2.47%) N-Tier
10 4 (1.23%) Data Structures
10 4 (1.23%) iSeries
10 4 (1.23%) Replication
11 3 (0.93%) AS400
12 2 (0.62%) Data Protection Act
12 2 (0.62%) Fixed Income
12 2 (0.62%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 2 (0.62%) IVR
12 2 (0.62%) NHS
12 2 (0.62%) Statistics
13 1 (0.31%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 18 (5.56%) Windows
2 10 (3.09%) Linux
3 7 (2.16%) HPUX
3 7 (2.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 7 (2.16%) Unix
4 4 (1.23%) Android
4 4 (1.23%) Windows 7
5 3 (0.93%) Apple iOS
5 3 (0.93%) Windows Server
6 1 (0.31%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 102 (31.48%) Agile Software Development
2 55 (16.98%) Test Scripting
3 54 (16.67%) Automated Testing
4 47 (14.51%) Scrum
5 45 (13.89%) Mentoring
6 43 (13.27%) SDLC
7 41 (12.65%) Stakeholder Management
7 41 (12.65%) Test Planning
8 39 (12.04%) Defect Management
8 39 (12.04%) Regression Testing
9 38 (11.73%) Software Testing
10 37 (11.42%) Test Management
11 36 (11.11%) Performance Testing
12 35 (10.80%) Functional Testing
12 35 (10.80%) Project Management
13 33 (10.19%) Unit Testing
14 31 (9.57%) Manual Testing
14 31 (9.57%) Time Management
15 30 (9.26%) Waterfall
16 29 (8.95%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 89 (27.47%) SQL
2 15 (4.63%) C
2 15 (4.63%) PL/SQL
3 14 (4.32%) C#
3 14 (4.32%) Java
4 11 (3.40%) JavaScript
5 8 (2.47%) PHP
6 4 (1.23%) VB
6 4 (1.23%) VBA
7 3 (0.93%) T-SQL
8 2 (0.62%) RPG
9 1 (0.31%) COBOL
9 1 (0.31%) RPG IV
9 1 (0.31%) RPG/400
Qualifications
1 53 (16.36%) Degree
2 39 (12.04%) ISEB
3 32 (9.88%) ISTQB
4 12 (3.70%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 12 (3.70%) ITIL Certification
5 10 (3.09%) Security Cleared
6 8 (2.47%) SC Cleared
7 7 (2.16%) ISEB Practitioner
8 2 (0.62%) PMI Certification
8 2 (0.62%) PMP
9 1 (0.31%) ACCA
9 1 (0.31%) CIMA
9 1 (0.31%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
9 1 (0.31%) MBA
9 1 (0.31%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 73 (22.53%) QA
2 3 (0.93%) SLA
3 1 (0.31%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.31%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (1.23%) Firmware
2 2 (0.62%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (2.47%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (0.93%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 64 (19.75%) Microsoft
2 58 (17.90%) Oracle
3 16 (4.94%) HP
4 14 (4.32%) SAP
5 8 (2.47%) Pega
6 7 (2.16%) Google
6 7 (2.16%) Red Hat
6 7 (2.16%) Siebel
7 5 (1.54%) Dynatrace
7 5 (1.54%) New Relic
8 4 (1.23%) hybris
9 2 (0.62%) Avaya
9 2 (0.62%) Cisco
9 2 (0.62%) FrontRange
9 2 (0.62%) Lagan
9 2 (0.62%) Northgate
9 2 (0.62%) Oneserve
9 2 (0.62%) Sage
9 2 (0.62%) Salesforce.com
9 2 (0.62%) ServiceNow
West Midlands
Experis Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 15 minutes ago
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
Opus IT Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £52000 per annum + 20% bonus and bens
Posted: 8 hours ago
Leamington Spa, Warwickshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension
Posted: 6 hours ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £36047.00 - £39180.90 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000 - £65,000 (Plus Excellent Package!!)
Posted: 5 days ago
Stratford-Upon-Avon, Warwickshire
Enable
Salary: £40,000 per annum (negotiable)
Posted: 12 days ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
First Utility
Salary: From £26,000 to £32,000 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago
Walsall
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 26 days ago
Birmingham
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
Coventry
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
Birmingham
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago
West Midlands
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 15 days ago