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 30 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Rank 94 84 125
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +41
Permanent jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 164 167 105
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 2.65% 2.90% 1.93%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.03% 3.37% 2.30%
Number of salaries quoted 125 126 80
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,200 £27,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,750 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
5412 4953 4574
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 87.57% 85.99% 83.90%
Number of salaries quoted 4190 4075 3828
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £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 30 June 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 30 June 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 +5 57 £40,000 +6.66% 6
Staffordshire -11 30 £32,500 -21.68% 1
Warwickshire +8 18 £38,500 +2.66% 3
Wolverhampton +2 14 £43,500 +16.00% 3
Coventry -12 8 £50,500 +34.66%
West Bromwich - 7 £47,500 -
Solihull -1 6 £30,500 -6.15%
Worcestershire +2 2 £27,500 +19.56%
User Acceptance Testing
England

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

For the 6 months to 30 June 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.

1 111 (35.02%) Finance
2 109 (34.38%) SQL
3 92 (29.02%) Agile Software Development
4 81 (25.55%) QA
5 70 (22.08%) Microsoft
6 59 (18.61%) Test Scripting
7 58 (18.30%) Automated Testing
8 55 (17.35%) Degree
9 50 (15.77%) Mentoring
10 49 (15.46%) Oracle
11 48 (15.14%) Analytical Skills
12 44 (13.88%) Test Planning
13 43 (13.56%) SDLC
13 43 (13.56%) ISEB
14 41 (12.93%) Defect Management
14 41 (12.93%) Software Testing
14 41 (12.93%) Test Management
15 39 (12.30%) Scrum
16 38 (11.99%) Project Management
16 38 (11.99%) Regression Testing
16 38 (11.99%) Functional Testing
17 37 (11.67%) Unit Testing
17 37 (11.67%) Performance Testing
18 36 (11.36%) Manual Testing
19 35 (11.04%) Stakeholder Management
20 34 (10.73%) ISTQB
21 32 (10.09%) Waterfall
22 31 (9.78%) Line Management
23 29 (9.15%) Non-Functional Testing
24 28 (8.83%) Integration Testing

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 (2.52%) WebLogic
2 4 (1.26%) SharePoint
3 3 (0.95%) CMS
3 3 (0.95%) Documentum
3 3 (0.95%) FileNet
4 2 (0.63%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (0.63%) IIS
Applications
1 27 (8.52%) MS Excel
2 10 (3.15%) MS Office
3 9 (2.84%) MS Visio
4 3 (0.95%) MS Project
5 2 (0.63%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 17 (5.36%) Dynamics AX
2 11 (3.47%) Oracle Cash Management
2 11 (3.47%) Oracle iProcurement
2 11 (3.47%) Oracle Payables
2 11 (3.47%) Oracle Receivables
3 10 (3.15%) Oracle EBS R12
4 9 (2.84%) Oracle Assets
4 9 (2.84%) Oracle EBS
5 4 (1.26%) Dynamics CRM
5 4 (1.26%) Oracle 11i
6 3 (0.95%) Oracle ASCP
6 3 (0.95%) SAP CRM
7 2 (0.63%) Oracle CRM
7 2 (0.63%) Payment Gateway
7 2 (0.63%) Sage CRM
8 1 (0.32%) Dynamics GP
8 1 (0.32%) Infor M3
8 1 (0.32%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.58%) SaaS
2 4 (1.26%) Google Drive
3 3 (0.95%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (0.95%) Office 365
4 2 (0.63%) IaaS
4 2 (0.63%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (2.52%) Internet
2 2 (0.63%) Broadband
2 2 (0.63%) CTI
2 2 (0.63%) LAN
2 2 (0.63%) NGN
2 2 (0.63%) SMS
2 2 (0.63%) Unified Communications
2 2 (0.63%) VoIP
2 2 (0.63%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (6.94%) BusinessObjects
2 20 (6.31%) Oracle Database
3 16 (5.05%) SQL Server
4 14 (4.42%) Data Warehouse
5 12 (3.79%) BusinessObjects XI
5 12 (3.79%) Data Mart
5 12 (3.79%) Oracle Database 11g
5 12 (3.79%) Oracle Reports
6 11 (3.47%) Crystal Reports
6 11 (3.47%) SQL Server 2008
7 9 (2.84%) DB2
8 7 (2.21%) MS Access
9 5 (1.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 4 (1.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 2 (0.63%) Data Mining
11 2 (0.63%) PostgreSQL
11 2 (0.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 1 (0.32%) OLTP
12 1 (0.32%) RDBMS
12 1 (0.32%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 28 (8.83%) Selenium
2 17 (5.36%) JIRA
3 11 (3.47%) Cucumber
4 10 (3.15%) Team Foundation Server
5 9 (2.84%) Appium
5 9 (2.84%) JBehave
5 9 (2.84%) SpecFlow
5 9 (2.84%) TestNG
5 9 (2.84%) WebDriver
6 7 (2.21%) QADirector
6 7 (2.21%) TestPartner
7 6 (1.89%) NeoLoad
8 5 (1.58%) HP UFT
9 4 (1.26%) Visual Studio
10 3 (0.95%) Zephyr
11 2 (0.63%) Axure RP
11 2 (0.63%) JIRA Agile
11 2 (0.63%) Serena SBM
11 2 (0.63%) TestDirector
11 2 (0.63%) WinRunner
General
1 111 (35.02%) Finance
2 24 (7.57%) Retail
3 17 (5.36%) Manufacturing
4 16 (5.05%) Banking
5 10 (3.15%) Pharmaceutical
6 7 (2.21%) Games
6 7 (2.21%) Local Government
7 6 (1.89%) Telecoms
8 5 (1.58%) Automotive
9 4 (1.26%) Back Office
10 3 (0.95%) Billing
10 3 (0.95%) Financial Institution
10 3 (0.95%) Front Office
10 3 (0.95%) Investment Banking
11 2 (0.63%) Advertising
11 2 (0.63%) Marketing
11 2 (0.63%) Multimedia
12 1 (0.32%) Law
Job Titles
1 140 (44.16%) Analyst
2 65 (20.50%) Test Analyst
3 56 (17.67%) Business Analyst
4 38 (11.99%) Test Manager
5 36 (11.36%) Test Leader
6 31 (9.78%) Developer
7 25 (7.89%) Senior Analyst
8 24 (7.57%) Consultant
8 24 (7.57%) Software Analyst
8 24 (7.57%) Tester
9 19 (5.99%) Senior Test Analyst
10 16 (5.05%) Software Test Analyst
10 16 (5.05%) Software Tester
10 16 (5.05%) SQL Developer
10 16 (5.05%) UAT Lead
11 15 (4.73%) QA Leader
11 15 (4.73%) QA Manager
11 15 (4.73%) QA Test Manager
11 15 (4.73%) UAT Test Lead
12 14 (4.42%) Senior Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (6.62%) HTML
2 20 (6.31%) .NET
3 19 (5.99%) XML
4 16 (5.05%) Web Services
5 9 (2.84%) CSS
5 9 (2.84%) J2EE
5 9 (2.84%) JSP
6 8 (2.52%) EJB
6 8 (2.52%) Servlets
7 2 (0.63%) .NET Framework
7 2 (0.63%) ASP.NET
7 2 (0.63%) Entity Framework
7 2 (0.63%) Flash
7 2 (0.63%) jQuery
7 2 (0.63%) JSON
7 2 (0.63%) Kendo UI
7 2 (0.63%) Middleware
7 2 (0.63%) RESTful
7 2 (0.63%) WPF
8 1 (0.32%) Struts2
Miscellaneous
1 48 (15.14%) Analytical Skills
2 24 (7.57%) Enterprise Software
3 23 (7.26%) Computer Science
4 21 (6.62%) Management Information System
5 19 (5.99%) Data Centre
6 14 (4.42%) Client/Server
7 12 (3.79%) Mobile App
8 8 (2.52%) N-Tier
9 6 (1.89%) User Experience
10 5 (1.58%) Fixed Income
10 5 (1.58%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 5 (1.58%) iSeries
11 4 (1.26%) Replication
12 3 (0.95%) AS400
12 3 (0.95%) Virtual Team
13 2 (0.63%) Data Structures
13 2 (0.63%) IVR
13 2 (0.63%) NHS
13 2 (0.63%) Statistics
14 1 (0.32%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 19 (5.99%) Windows
2 8 (2.52%) Windows 7
3 4 (1.26%) Linux
4 3 (0.95%) Windows Server
5 2 (0.63%) Android
5 2 (0.63%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.32%) HPUX
6 1 (0.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.32%) SUSE
6 1 (0.32%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 92 (29.02%) Agile Software Development
2 59 (18.61%) Test Scripting
3 58 (18.30%) Automated Testing
4 50 (15.77%) Mentoring
5 44 (13.88%) Test Planning
6 43 (13.56%) SDLC
7 41 (12.93%) Defect Management
7 41 (12.93%) Software Testing
7 41 (12.93%) Test Management
8 39 (12.30%) Scrum
9 38 (11.99%) Functional Testing
9 38 (11.99%) Project Management
9 38 (11.99%) Regression Testing
10 37 (11.67%) Performance Testing
10 37 (11.67%) Unit Testing
11 36 (11.36%) Manual Testing
12 35 (11.04%) Stakeholder Management
13 32 (10.09%) Waterfall
14 31 (9.78%) Line Management
15 29 (9.15%) Non-Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 109 (34.38%) SQL
2 20 (6.31%) C#
3 16 (5.05%) C
4 12 (3.79%) Java
4 12 (3.79%) PL/SQL
5 9 (2.84%) JavaScript
5 9 (2.84%) PHP
6 7 (2.21%) VB
6 7 (2.21%) VBA
7 4 (1.26%) T-SQL
8 3 (0.95%) RPG
9 2 (0.63%) RPG IV
10 1 (0.32%) COBOL
10 1 (0.32%) RPG/400
Qualifications
1 55 (17.35%) Degree
2 43 (13.56%) ISEB
3 34 (10.73%) ISTQB
4 14 (4.42%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 12 (3.79%) ITIL Certification
6 11 (3.47%) Security Cleared
7 10 (3.15%) ISEB Practitioner
8 9 (2.84%) SC Cleared
9 2 (0.63%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
9 2 (0.63%) PMI Certification
9 2 (0.63%) PMP
10 1 (0.32%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 81 (25.55%) QA
2 3 (0.95%) SLA
3 1 (0.32%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (0.63%) Firmware
1 2 (0.63%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (2.52%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 70 (22.08%) Microsoft
2 49 (15.46%) Oracle
3 13 (4.10%) HP
4 10 (3.15%) SAP
5 8 (2.52%) Pega
6 7 (2.21%) Google
6 7 (2.21%) Siebel
7 6 (1.89%) ServiceNow
8 4 (1.26%) Dynatrace
8 4 (1.26%) New Relic
9 3 (0.95%) hybris
10 2 (0.63%) Avaya
10 2 (0.63%) Cisco
10 2 (0.63%) FrontRange
10 2 (0.63%) IBM
10 2 (0.63%) IDERA
10 2 (0.63%) Oneserve
10 2 (0.63%) Sage
10 2 (0.63%) Salesforce.com
10 2 (0.63%) VMware
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + PHI, training, flex bens, shares
Posted: Yesterday
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
Opus IT Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £52000 per annum + 20% bonus and bens
Posted: Yesterday
Stratford-Upon-Avon, Warwickshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £32000.00 - £42000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
Stott & May
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
X4 Group
Salary: £35k - 43k per year
Posted: 6 days ago
Nuneaton, Warwickshire
Holland and Barrett
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension
Posted: 5 days ago
Tamworth, Staffordshire
euro car parts
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum based on experience & knowledge
Posted: 15 days ago
Stratford-upon-Avon
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £32000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago