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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited User Acceptance Testing over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Rank 84 98 96
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -2
Permanent jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 169 125 109
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 2.97% 2.47% 2.53%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.42% 2.99% 3.07%
Number of salaries quoted 147 107 99
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -21.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,640 £26,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,950 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,375 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.60% +5.93%
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
4945 4186 3553
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 86.86% 82.73% 82.51%
Number of salaries quoted 4073 3569 2861
Average salary £44,000 £42,500 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% +3.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

User Acceptance Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing User Acceptance Testing across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 10 February 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing User Acceptance Testing within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 10 February 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
(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
Birmingham +5 67 £42,500 +21.42% 3
Staffordshire +18 28 £32,500 -23.52% 4
Coventry -1 26 £52,500 -4.54%
Solihull +16 19 £42,500 +13.33%
West Bromwich - 15 £47,500 - 1
Warwickshire -18 10 £52,500 +70.73% 3
Walsall -12 8 £67,500 +103.00% 1
Wolverhampton -1 1 £27,500 -26.66% 1
User Acceptance Testing
England

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

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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.

1 100 (33.78%) Agile Software Development
2 89 (30.07%) SQL
3 80 (27.03%) QA
4 61 (20.61%) Finance
5 55 (18.58%) Automated Testing
6 47 (15.88%) Microsoft
7 46 (15.54%) Stakeholder Management
8 45 (15.20%) Oracle
8 45 (15.20%) Degree
9 41 (13.85%) Scrum
10 38 (12.84%) ISEB
10 38 (12.84%) Test Scripting
10 38 (12.84%) SDLC
11 37 (12.50%) Project Management
11 37 (12.50%) Regression Testing
11 37 (12.50%) Business Analysis
12 34 (11.49%) E-Commerce
13 33 (11.15%) ERP
13 33 (11.15%) Functional Testing
14 31 (10.47%) ISTQB
14 31 (10.47%) Data Warehouse
15 29 (9.80%) Manual Testing
16 27 (9.12%) SQL Server
16 27 (9.12%) Software Testing
16 27 (9.12%) Mentoring
17 26 (8.78%) Analytical Skills
17 26 (8.78%) System Testing
18 25 (8.45%) Selenium
18 25 (8.45%) Test Management
18 25 (8.45%) Automation Testing

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

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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 (2.70%) CMS
2 6 (2.03%) SharePoint
3 5 (1.69%) WebLogic
4 3 (1.01%) Documentum
5 1 (0.34%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (0.34%) Joomla!
5 1 (0.34%) Oracle Workflow
5 1 (0.34%) SAS
5 1 (0.34%) WordPress
Applications
1 18 (6.08%) MS Excel
2 14 (4.73%) MS Office
3 4 (1.35%) MS Visio
4 3 (1.01%) OmniGraffle
5 2 (0.68%) MS Project
6 1 (0.34%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 10 (3.38%) Oracle EBS
1 10 (3.38%) Oracle EBS R12
2 9 (3.04%) Oracle 11i
2 9 (3.04%) Oracle Payables
2 9 (3.04%) Oracle Receivables
3 8 (2.70%) Oracle Cash Management
4 7 (2.36%) Dynamics AX
4 7 (2.36%) Oracle ASCP
4 7 (2.36%) Oracle iProcurement
5 5 (1.69%) Dynamics NAV
6 4 (1.35%) Oracle Financials
6 4 (1.35%) SAP HR
7 3 (1.01%) Oracle Assets
7 3 (1.01%) SAP CO
7 3 (1.01%) SAP FI
7 3 (1.01%) SAP FI/CO
7 3 (1.01%) SAP FI-AR
8 2 (0.68%) Dynamics CRM
8 2 (0.68%) Oracle Applications
8 2 (0.68%) SAP FI-AP
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.68%) Google Drive
1 2 (0.68%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (2.03%) Internet
2 4 (1.35%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (10.47%) Data Warehouse
2 27 (9.12%) SQL Server
3 20 (6.76%) Oracle Database
4 19 (6.42%) BusinessObjects
5 16 (5.41%) Oracle Database 11g
6 14 (4.73%) BusinessObjects XI
6 14 (4.73%) Data Mart
6 14 (4.73%) Oracle Reports
7 13 (4.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 8 (2.70%) Data Mining
8 8 (2.70%) OLTP
8 8 (2.70%) RDBMS
8 8 (2.70%) Relational Database
9 7 (2.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 5 (1.69%) DB2
10 5 (1.69%) SQL Server 2005
10 5 (1.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 3 (1.01%) Oracle Database 12c
12 2 (0.68%) SAP HANA
12 2 (0.68%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 25 (8.45%) Selenium
2 15 (5.07%) JIRA
3 11 (3.72%) WebDriver
4 10 (3.38%) Appium
4 10 (3.38%) Cucumber
4 10 (3.38%) JBehave
4 10 (3.38%) SpecFlow
4 10 (3.38%) TestNG
5 7 (2.36%) NeoLoad
5 7 (2.36%) Ranorex
6 6 (2.03%) HP UFT
6 6 (2.03%) Team Foundation Server
7 4 (1.35%) Visual Studio
7 4 (1.35%) Zephyr
8 3 (1.01%) Axure RP
8 3 (1.01%) JUnit
8 3 (1.01%) LSMW
9 2 (0.68%) Introscope
9 2 (0.68%) JMeter
9 2 (0.68%) LoadRunner
General
1 61 (20.61%) Finance
2 19 (6.42%) Retail
3 12 (4.05%) Manufacturing
4 10 (3.38%) Banking
4 10 (3.38%) Billing
5 8 (2.70%) Marketing
6 6 (2.03%) Local Government
7 4 (1.35%) Games
7 4 (1.35%) Telecoms
8 3 (1.01%) Retail Banking
9 1 (0.34%) Automotive
9 1 (0.34%) General Ledger
9 1 (0.34%) Legal
Job Titles
1 115 (38.85%) Analyst
2 57 (19.26%) Test Analyst
3 53 (17.91%) Business Analyst
4 31 (10.47%) Developer
5 28 (9.46%) Test Manager
6 25 (8.45%) Consultant
7 24 (8.11%) Tester
8 19 (6.42%) Software Analyst
9 18 (6.08%) Data Warehouse Developer
9 18 (6.08%) SQL Developer
10 17 (5.74%) Administrator
10 17 (5.74%) Project Manager
10 17 (5.74%) Test Leader
11 16 (5.41%) DBA
11 16 (5.41%) Junior
12 14 (4.73%) Junior Analyst
12 14 (4.73%) SQL DBA
13 13 (4.39%) Business Objects Developer
14 11 (3.72%) QA Leader
14 11 (3.72%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (7.77%) .NET
2 16 (5.41%) XML
3 12 (4.05%) Web Services
4 10 (3.38%) HTML
5 6 (2.03%) CSS
6 5 (1.69%) EJB
6 5 (1.69%) J2EE
6 5 (1.69%) JSP
6 5 (1.69%) Servlets
7 3 (1.01%) Flash
8 2 (0.68%) .NET Framework
9 1 (0.34%) Ajax
9 1 (0.34%) ASP.NET
9 1 (0.34%) Entity Framework
9 1 (0.34%) jQuery
9 1 (0.34%) SAP Fiori
9 1 (0.34%) XML Messaging
9 1 (0.34%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 26 (8.78%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (5.41%) Computer Science
2 16 (5.41%) User Experience
3 12 (4.05%) Enterprise Software
4 10 (3.38%) Client/Server
5 9 (3.04%) Driving Licence
5 9 (3.04%) Replication
6 8 (2.70%) Data Structures
7 7 (2.36%) Mobile App
8 6 (2.03%) Clustering
9 5 (1.69%) Data Centre
9 5 (1.69%) N-Tier
10 4 (1.35%) Social Media
11 3 (1.01%) Data Protection Act
12 2 (0.68%) Credit Risk
12 2 (0.68%) Data Integration
12 2 (0.68%) FMCG
12 2 (0.68%) Life Science
12 2 (0.68%) Management Information System
13 1 (0.34%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 12 (4.05%) Unix
1 12 (4.05%) Windows
2 8 (2.70%) Linux
3 7 (2.36%) HPUX
3 7 (2.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (1.69%) Android
5 3 (1.01%) AIX
5 3 (1.01%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.34%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 100 (33.78%) Agile Software Development
2 55 (18.58%) Automated Testing
3 46 (15.54%) Stakeholder Management
4 41 (13.85%) Scrum
5 38 (12.84%) SDLC
5 38 (12.84%) Test Scripting
6 37 (12.50%) Business Analysis
6 37 (12.50%) Project Management
6 37 (12.50%) Regression Testing
7 34 (11.49%) E-Commerce
8 33 (11.15%) ERP
8 33 (11.15%) Functional Testing
9 29 (9.80%) Manual Testing
10 27 (9.12%) Mentoring
10 27 (9.12%) Software Testing
11 26 (8.78%) System Testing
12 25 (8.45%) Automation Testing
12 25 (8.45%) Test Management
12 25 (8.45%) Workflow
13 23 (7.77%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 89 (30.07%) SQL
2 20 (6.76%) Java
3 19 (6.42%) PL/SQL
4 16 (5.41%) C#
5 7 (2.36%) JavaScript
5 7 (2.36%) PHP
6 6 (2.03%) C
6 6 (2.03%) T-SQL
7 2 (0.68%) VB
7 2 (0.68%) VB.NET
8 1 (0.34%) ABAP
8 1 (0.34%) COBOL
8 1 (0.34%) PowerShell
8 1 (0.34%) RPG
8 1 (0.34%) RPG IV
8 1 (0.34%) RPG/400
Qualifications
1 45 (15.20%) Degree
2 38 (12.84%) ISEB
3 31 (10.47%) ISTQB
4 11 (3.72%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 3 (1.01%) SAP Certification
5 3 (1.01%) SC Cleared
5 3 (1.01%) Security Cleared
6 2 (0.68%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (0.34%) ACCA
7 1 (0.34%) CIMA
7 1 (0.34%) ISEB Practitioner
7 1 (0.34%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
7 1 (0.34%) MBA
7 1 (0.34%) MCTS
7 1 (0.34%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.34%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.34%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 80 (27.03%) QA
2 5 (1.69%) SLA
3 3 (1.01%) ISO/IEC 20000
4 2 (0.68%) Data Quality
4 2 (0.68%) WAI
5 1 (0.34%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.34%) SEPA
System Software
1 4 (1.35%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 12 (4.05%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (1.01%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 47 (15.88%) Microsoft
2 45 (15.20%) Oracle
3 20 (6.76%) SAP
4 12 (4.05%) HP
5 7 (2.36%) Red Hat
6 6 (2.03%) hybris
7 5 (1.69%) Dynatrace
7 5 (1.69%) New Relic
7 5 (1.69%) Pega
8 3 (1.01%) Cognos
9 2 (0.68%) AppDynamics
9 2 (0.68%) Google
9 2 (0.68%) Siebel
10 1 (0.34%) Apple
10 1 (0.34%) CA
10 1 (0.34%) FatWire
10 1 (0.34%) iManage
10 1 (0.34%) Micro Focus
10 1 (0.34%) ServiceNow
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £27000 - £29000 per annum + training and excellent package
Posted: 2 days ago
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
Opus IT Consulting
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + upto 20% bonus and bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £40k - 60k per year
Posted: 5 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £20k - 25k per year + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leamington Spa, Warwickshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £32000 - £38000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leamington Spa, Warwickshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Walsall
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 9 days ago
Birmingham
360 Resourcing Solutions .
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
West Bromwich
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefit package
Posted: 22 days ago