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 23 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
England / West Midlands
Rank 127 95 102
Rank change year-on-year
-32 +7
Permanent jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 84 163 127
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.79% 2.76% 2.50%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.99% 3.13% 2.99%
Number of salaries quoted 73 140 107
Median salary £34,000 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,300 £28,525 £27,915
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%

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
4224 5210 4249
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 89.83% 88.36% 83.58%
Number of salaries quoted 3377 4288 3581
Median salary £42,500 £44,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.40% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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 23 February 2017.

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 23 February 2017. 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 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 -19 32 £42,500 - 5
Warwickshire +37 17 £42,500 -19.04% 1
Coventry +1 11 £27,500 -47.61% 2
Solihull -16 11 £31,000 -27.05% 1
Shropshire - 5 £28,500 - 1
Staffordshire -14 4 £32,500 -
Herefordshire - 2 £25,000 -
Wolverhampton +9 1 £43,500 +58.18%
User Acceptance Testing
England

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

For the 6 months to 23 February 2017, 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 80 (49.69%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (24.84%) Finance
3 38 (23.60%) SQL
4 36 (22.36%) Scrum
5 35 (21.74%) QA
5 35 (21.74%) Test Scripting
6 31 (19.25%) ISEB
7 30 (18.63%) SDLC
8 28 (17.39%) System Testing
9 27 (16.77%) Regression Testing
10 26 (16.15%) ISTQB
10 26 (16.15%) Waterfall
11 23 (14.29%) Automated Testing
11 23 (14.29%) Banking
11 23 (14.29%) CRM
12 22 (13.66%) Functional Testing
13 20 (12.42%) Software Testing
14 19 (11.80%) Oracle
15 18 (11.18%) ERP
15 18 (11.18%) Manual Testing
16 17 (10.56%) Project Management
16 17 (10.56%) Migration
16 17 (10.56%) Microsoft
17 16 (9.94%) Retail
17 16 (9.94%) Team Foundation Server
18 15 (9.32%) Operational Acceptance Testing
18 15 (9.32%) Stakeholder Management
18 15 (9.32%) Management Information System
19 14 (8.70%) Business Analysis
19 14 (8.70%) Non-Functional 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 6 (3.73%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.62%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (0.62%) EPiServer
2 1 (0.62%) Predix
Applications
1 10 (6.21%) MS Excel
2 4 (2.48%) MS Office
2 4 (2.48%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 7 (4.35%) Oracle EBS
2 5 (3.11%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (2.48%) Oracle Assets
3 4 (2.48%) Oracle Cash Management
3 4 (2.48%) Oracle EBS R12
3 4 (2.48%) Oracle Payables
3 4 (2.48%) Oracle Receivables
4 3 (1.86%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
4 3 (1.86%) SAP ERP
5 2 (1.24%) Oracle 11i
5 2 (1.24%) Oracle Applications
5 2 (1.24%) Oracle ASCP
5 2 (1.24%) Oracle E-Business Tax
5 2 (1.24%) Oracle ERP
5 2 (1.24%) Oracle SCM
5 2 (1.24%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
6 1 (0.62%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (0.62%) Magento
6 1 (0.62%) Oracle HRMS
6 1 (0.62%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.24%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (1.24%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.24%) HTTP
1 2 (1.24%) Internet
2 1 (0.62%) BGP
2 1 (0.62%) Cisco ISE
2 1 (0.62%) Cisco Wireless
2 1 (0.62%) EIGRP
2 1 (0.62%) Firewall
2 1 (0.62%) LAN
2 1 (0.62%) MPLS
2 1 (0.62%) TACACS
2 1 (0.62%) Wireless
2 1 (0.62%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (4.97%) Data Warehouse
2 6 (3.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (3.11%) SQL Server
4 4 (2.48%) BusinessObjects
4 4 (2.48%) Data Mart
4 4 (2.48%) Oracle Database
4 4 (2.48%) Oracle Database 12c
4 4 (2.48%) Relational Database
5 3 (1.86%) MySQL
5 3 (1.86%) QlikView
5 3 (1.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (1.24%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
6 2 (1.24%) Oracle BI Publisher
6 2 (1.24%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.62%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.62%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 16 (9.94%) Team Foundation Server
2 13 (8.07%) Robot Framework
3 12 (7.45%) Selenium
4 6 (3.73%) JIRA
5 5 (3.11%) Cucumber
6 4 (2.48%) LSMW
7 3 (1.86%) HP UFT
7 3 (1.86%) Jenkins
7 3 (1.86%) JMeter
7 3 (1.86%) PHPUnit
7 3 (1.86%) SpecFlow
7 3 (1.86%) WebDriver
8 2 (1.24%) Git (software)
8 2 (1.24%) SoapUI
9 1 (0.62%) Hudson
9 1 (0.62%) Mercurial
9 1 (0.62%) MSTest
9 1 (0.62%) Subversion
9 1 (0.62%) Visual Studio
9 1 (0.62%) Zephyr
General
1 40 (24.84%) Finance
2 23 (14.29%) Banking
3 16 (9.94%) Retail
4 10 (6.21%) Manufacturing
5 5 (3.11%) Legal
5 5 (3.11%) Retail Banking
6 4 (2.48%) Law
6 4 (2.48%) Marketing
7 2 (1.24%) Electronics
7 2 (1.24%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.62%) Advertising
8 1 (0.62%) Games
8 1 (0.62%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.62%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 98 (60.87%) Analyst
2 49 (30.43%) Test Analyst
3 42 (26.09%) Business Analyst
4 18 (11.18%) Tester
5 17 (10.56%) Project Manager
6 13 (8.07%) Consultant
7 12 (7.45%) Developer
8 10 (6.21%) Junior
8 10 (6.21%) Software Manager
8 10 (6.21%) Software Project Manager
9 8 (4.97%) Business Consultant
9 8 (4.97%) Software Analyst
10 7 (4.35%) Functional Consultant
10 7 (4.35%) Junior Project Manager
10 7 (4.35%) Software Tester
10 7 (4.35%) SQL Developer
10 7 (4.35%) UAT Analyst
11 6 (3.73%) Implementation Manager
11 6 (3.73%) Implementation Project Manager
11 6 (3.73%) Software Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (5.59%) Web Services
2 4 (2.48%) .NET
2 4 (2.48%) BAPI
2 4 (2.48%) SAP ALE
2 4 (2.48%) SAP Smart Forms
2 4 (2.48%) XML
3 3 (1.86%) HTML
3 3 (1.86%) SOAP
4 2 (1.24%) CSS
4 2 (1.24%) jQuery
5 1 (0.62%) Gherkin
5 1 (0.62%) J2EE
5 1 (0.62%) LAMP
5 1 (0.62%) Middleware
5 1 (0.62%) RESTful
5 1 (0.62%) WAMP
5 1 (0.62%) XMPP
5 1 (0.62%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 15 (9.32%) Management Information System
2 11 (6.83%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (6.21%) Computer Science
4 4 (2.48%) iPad
5 2 (1.24%) Data Centre
5 2 (1.24%) Data Protection Act
5 2 (1.24%) Driving Licence
6 1 (0.62%) AS400
6 1 (0.62%) Credit Risk
6 1 (0.62%) Derivative
6 1 (0.62%) Fixed Income
6 1 (0.62%) FMCG
6 1 (0.62%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (0.62%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.62%) N-Tier
6 1 (0.62%) Replication
6 1 (0.62%) Smart Meter
6 1 (0.62%) STB
6 1 (0.62%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 7 (4.35%) Apple iOS
2 5 (3.11%) Windows
3 4 (2.48%) Android
4 3 (1.86%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.62%) Linux
5 1 (0.62%) Mac OS X
5 1 (0.62%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 80 (49.69%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (22.36%) Scrum
3 35 (21.74%) Test Scripting
4 30 (18.63%) SDLC
5 28 (17.39%) System Testing
6 27 (16.77%) Regression Testing
7 26 (16.15%) Waterfall
8 23 (14.29%) Automated Testing
8 23 (14.29%) CRM
9 22 (13.66%) Functional Testing
10 20 (12.42%) Software Testing
11 18 (11.18%) ERP
11 18 (11.18%) Manual Testing
12 17 (10.56%) Migration
12 17 (10.56%) Project Management
13 15 (9.32%) Operational Acceptance Testing
13 15 (9.32%) Stakeholder Management
14 14 (8.70%) Business Analysis
14 14 (8.70%) Non-Functional Testing
14 14 (8.70%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 38 (23.60%) SQL
2 6 (3.73%) PL/SQL
3 5 (3.11%) JavaScript
4 4 (2.48%) ABAP
4 4 (2.48%) C
4 4 (2.48%) SAPscript
4 4 (2.48%) T-SQL
5 3 (1.86%) Java
5 3 (1.86%) PHP
5 3 (1.86%) Python
6 2 (1.24%) C#
6 2 (1.24%) R
7 1 (0.62%) C++
7 1 (0.62%) VB
Qualifications
1 31 (19.25%) ISEB
2 26 (16.15%) ISTQB
3 10 (6.21%) Degree
4 5 (3.11%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (0.62%) CCNA
5 1 (0.62%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (0.62%) ISEB Practitioner
5 1 (0.62%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (21.74%) QA
2 4 (2.48%) SLA
3 2 (1.24%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 2 (1.24%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 19 (11.80%) Oracle
2 17 (10.56%) Microsoft
3 12 (7.45%) SAP
4 3 (1.86%) HP
4 3 (1.86%) Pega
5 2 (1.24%) Aprimo
5 2 (1.24%) Google
5 2 (1.24%) IBM
6 1 (0.62%) ATG
6 1 (0.62%) CheckPoint
6 1 (0.62%) Cisco
6 1 (0.62%) Demandware
6 1 (0.62%) F5
6 1 (0.62%) Fujitsu
6 1 (0.62%) hybris
6 1 (0.62%) Intel
6 1 (0.62%) Juniper
Telford, Shropshire
Spring Technology
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
West Midlands
Opus IT Consulting
Salary: £38000 - £48000 per annum + 20% bonus, 35 hour week
Posted: 2 days ago
West Midlands
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Excellent Package
Posted: 5 days ago
Leamington Spa, Warwickshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus, Flexi-time, pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Sanderson
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Broster Buchanan
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Great Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Birmingham
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £28000 per annum + Exceptional Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago