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 28 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Rank 95 79 125
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +46
Permanent jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 167 179 104
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 2.77% 3.04% 1.93%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.18% 3.49% 2.32%
Number of salaries quoted 137 136 88
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -12.79%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
5249 5129 4482
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 86.92% 87.09% 83.23%
Number of salaries quoted 4097 4168 3718
Median salary £42,500 £42,000 £41,405
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.19% +1.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £28,000
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 28 July 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 28 July 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 -3 53 £40,000 +6.66% 4
Warwickshire +23 28 £38,500 +10.00% 2
Staffordshire -20 24 £32,500 -
Coventry -15 21 £45,000 +20.00% 4
Wolverhampton +12 19 £43,500 +16.00% 1
West Bromwich - 3 £52,500 -
Worcestershire +7 2 £24,750 +7.60% 1
Solihull +2 2 £22,500 -30.76%
Dudley -4 1 £32,500 -
Walsall -14 1 £32,500 -16.12% 2
Shropshire - 1 - -
User Acceptance Testing
England

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

For the 6 months to 28 July 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.

1 122 (40.80%) SQL
2 120 (40.13%) Finance
3 89 (29.77%) Agile Software Development
4 80 (26.76%) QA
5 76 (25.42%) Microsoft
6 56 (18.73%) Test Scripting
7 55 (18.39%) Mentoring
7 55 (18.39%) Analytical Skills
8 44 (14.72%) Degree
8 44 (14.72%) ISEB
8 44 (14.72%) Oracle
9 43 (14.38%) Line Management
10 42 (14.05%) Automated Testing
11 38 (12.71%) Regression Testing
11 38 (12.71%) Test Management
12 37 (12.37%) Test Planning
12 37 (12.37%) Software Testing
13 36 (12.04%) Scrum
13 36 (12.04%) Defect Management
14 34 (11.37%) SDLC
14 34 (11.37%) Functional Testing
15 32 (10.70%) Unit Testing
16 31 (10.37%) Waterfall
17 30 (10.03%) Performance Testing
17 30 (10.03%) Management Information System
17 30 (10.03%) Project Management
17 30 (10.03%) ITIL
17 30 (10.03%) ISTQB
18 28 (9.36%) Business Analysis
18 28 (9.36%) Retail

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 6 (2.01%) IIS
1 6 (2.01%) WebLogic
2 4 (1.34%) Documentum
2 4 (1.34%) FileNet
2 4 (1.34%) SharePoint
3 2 (0.67%) Apache
3 2 (0.67%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (0.67%) Moodle
3 2 (0.67%) WordPress
4 1 (0.33%) CMS
Applications
1 26 (8.70%) MS Excel
2 12 (4.01%) MS Office
3 8 (2.68%) MS Visio
4 3 (1.00%) MS Project
5 2 (0.67%) Fireworks
5 2 (0.67%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.33%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 14 (4.68%) Dynamics AX
2 10 (3.34%) Oracle Cash Management
2 10 (3.34%) Oracle iProcurement
2 10 (3.34%) Oracle Payables
2 10 (3.34%) Oracle Receivables
3 9 (3.01%) Oracle Assets
3 9 (3.01%) Oracle EBS R12
4 8 (2.68%) Oracle EBS
5 4 (1.34%) Dynamics CRM
5 4 (1.34%) SAP CRM
6 3 (1.00%) Oracle 11i
7 2 (0.67%) Oracle ASCP
7 2 (0.67%) Oracle CRM
7 2 (0.67%) Payment Gateway
7 2 (0.67%) Sage CRM
8 1 (0.33%) Infor M3
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.67%) SaaS
2 4 (1.34%) Google Drive
3 3 (1.00%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (1.00%) Office 365
4 2 (0.67%) IaaS
4 2 (0.67%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (2.01%) Internet
2 2 (0.67%) Broadband
2 2 (0.67%) CTI
2 2 (0.67%) LAN
2 2 (0.67%) NGN
2 2 (0.67%) SMS
2 2 (0.67%) Unified Communications
2 2 (0.67%) VoIP
2 2 (0.67%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (9.03%) BusinessObjects
2 20 (6.69%) Crystal Reports
3 16 (5.35%) SQL Server
4 15 (5.02%) Oracle Database
5 13 (4.35%) SQL Server 2008
6 8 (2.68%) BusinessObjects XI
6 8 (2.68%) Data Mart
6 8 (2.68%) Data Warehouse
6 8 (2.68%) Oracle Database 11g
6 8 (2.68%) Oracle Reports
7 7 (2.34%) DB2
7 7 (2.34%) MS Access
8 4 (1.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 4 (1.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 3 (1.00%) MySQL
9 3 (1.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 2 (0.67%) PostgreSQL
11 1 (0.33%) Relational Database
11 1 (0.33%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 26 (8.70%) Selenium
2 17 (5.69%) JIRA
3 15 (5.02%) Team Foundation Server
4 8 (2.68%) HP UFT
5 7 (2.34%) QADirector
5 7 (2.34%) TestPartner
6 6 (2.01%) Cucumber
7 5 (1.67%) Visual Studio
8 3 (1.00%) SpecFlow
8 3 (1.00%) WebDriver
9 2 (0.67%) Appium
9 2 (0.67%) Git (software)
9 2 (0.67%) JBehave
9 2 (0.67%) Jenkins
9 2 (0.67%) Serena SBM
9 2 (0.67%) Subversion
9 2 (0.67%) TestDirector
9 2 (0.67%) TestNG
9 2 (0.67%) WinRunner
9 2 (0.67%) Zephyr
General
1 120 (40.13%) Finance
2 28 (9.36%) Retail
3 18 (6.02%) Manufacturing
4 13 (4.35%) Banking
4 13 (4.35%) Legal
5 10 (3.34%) Pharmaceutical
6 6 (2.01%) Investment Banking
7 5 (1.67%) Automotive
7 5 (1.67%) Back Office
8 4 (1.34%) Games
9 3 (1.00%) Financial Institution
9 3 (1.00%) Front Office
9 3 (1.00%) Local Government
10 2 (0.67%) Advertising
10 2 (0.67%) Billing
10 2 (0.67%) Law
10 2 (0.67%) Multimedia
10 2 (0.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 145 (48.49%) Analyst
2 67 (22.41%) Business Analyst
3 56 (18.73%) Test Analyst
4 39 (13.04%) Developer
5 35 (11.71%) Test Manager
6 27 (9.03%) Test Leader
7 24 (8.03%) Senior Analyst
8 23 (7.69%) Software Analyst
9 20 (6.69%) Senior Developer
9 20 (6.69%) Tester
10 18 (6.02%) Consultant
11 15 (5.02%) UAT Lead
12 14 (4.68%) Senior Consultant
12 14 (4.68%) Software Test Analyst
12 14 (4.68%) Software Tester
12 14 (4.68%) UAT Test Lead
13 13 (4.35%) Functional Consultant
13 13 (4.35%) Oracle Consultant
13 13 (4.35%) Oracle Functional Consultant
13 13 (4.35%) QA Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (6.35%) HTML
2 18 (6.02%) .NET
3 16 (5.35%) XML
4 9 (3.01%) Web Services
5 7 (2.34%) CSS
5 7 (2.34%) J2EE
5 7 (2.34%) JSP
6 6 (2.01%) EJB
6 6 (2.01%) Servlets
7 5 (1.67%) jQuery
8 4 (1.34%) .NET Framework
8 4 (1.34%) ASP.NET
8 4 (1.34%) Entity Framework
9 2 (0.67%) JSON
9 2 (0.67%) Kendo UI
9 2 (0.67%) Middleware
9 2 (0.67%) RESTful
9 2 (0.67%) WPF
10 1 (0.33%) Lambda Expressions
10 1 (0.33%) Struts2
Miscellaneous
1 55 (18.39%) Analytical Skills
2 30 (10.03%) Management Information System
3 20 (6.69%) Computer Science
4 19 (6.35%) Enterprise Software
5 16 (5.35%) Data Centre
6 14 (4.68%) User Experience
7 11 (3.68%) Mobile App
8 10 (3.34%) Client/Server
9 8 (2.68%) Fixed Income
9 8 (2.68%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 6 (2.01%) N-Tier
11 5 (1.67%) Virtual Team
12 4 (1.34%) iSeries
13 3 (1.00%) Replication
13 3 (1.00%) Statistics
14 2 (0.67%) AS400
14 2 (0.67%) e-Learning
14 2 (0.67%) IVR
14 2 (0.67%) NHS
14 2 (0.67%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 16 (5.35%) Windows
2 8 (2.68%) Windows 7
3 3 (1.00%) Linux
3 3 (1.00%) Windows Server
4 1 (0.33%) Android
4 1 (0.33%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.33%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 89 (29.77%) Agile Software Development
2 56 (18.73%) Test Scripting
3 55 (18.39%) Mentoring
4 43 (14.38%) Line Management
5 42 (14.05%) Automated Testing
6 38 (12.71%) Regression Testing
6 38 (12.71%) Test Management
7 37 (12.37%) Software Testing
7 37 (12.37%) Test Planning
8 36 (12.04%) Defect Management
8 36 (12.04%) Scrum
9 34 (11.37%) Functional Testing
9 34 (11.37%) SDLC
10 32 (10.70%) Unit Testing
11 31 (10.37%) Waterfall
12 30 (10.03%) ITIL
12 30 (10.03%) Performance Testing
12 30 (10.03%) Project Management
13 28 (9.36%) Business Analysis
13 28 (9.36%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 122 (40.80%) SQL
2 19 (6.35%) C#
3 13 (4.35%) C
4 11 (3.68%) Java
5 10 (3.34%) JavaScript
6 8 (2.68%) PHP
6 8 (2.68%) PL/SQL
7 7 (2.34%) VB
7 7 (2.34%) VBA
8 6 (2.01%) T-SQL
9 3 (1.00%) VB.NET
10 2 (0.67%) RPG
11 1 (0.33%) COBOL
11 1 (0.33%) RPG IV
Qualifications
1 44 (14.72%) Degree
1 44 (14.72%) ISEB
2 30 (10.03%) ISTQB
3 13 (4.35%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 12 (4.01%) ITIL Certification
5 10 (3.34%) ISEB Practitioner
5 10 (3.34%) Security Cleared
6 8 (2.68%) SC Cleared
7 2 (0.67%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
7 2 (0.67%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (0.67%) PMI Certification
7 2 (0.67%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 80 (26.76%) QA
2 2 (0.67%) SLA
3 1 (0.33%) Data Quality
System Software
1 4 (1.34%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (2.34%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 76 (25.42%) Microsoft
2 44 (14.72%) Oracle
3 13 (4.35%) HP
3 13 (4.35%) SAP
4 7 (2.34%) Google
5 6 (2.01%) Pega
5 6 (2.01%) Siebel
6 5 (1.67%) ServiceNow
7 3 (1.00%) IBM
7 3 (1.00%) IDERA
8 2 (0.67%) Avaya
8 2 (0.67%) Cisco
8 2 (0.67%) FrontRange
8 2 (0.67%) hybris
8 2 (0.67%) Mitel
8 2 (0.67%) Oneserve
8 2 (0.67%) Sage
8 2 (0.67%) Salesforce.com
8 2 (0.67%) Telerik
8 2 (0.67%) VMware
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Hydrogen
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + Extensive benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
First Utility
Salary: From £25,000 to £27,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
First Utility
Salary: From £37,000 to £45,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Walsall, West Midlands (County)
Ashdown IT
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Hereford and Worcester
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Hereford and Worcester
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Walsall, West Midlands (County)
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £31300.00 - £41373.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Lloyds Banking Group
Salary: £30573 - £35668 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
Opus IT Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £52000 per annum + 20% bonus and bens
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Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
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Salary: £39924.00 - £42742.00 per annum
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