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 28 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Rank 123 118 103
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -15
Permanent jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 105 102 109
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.83% 1.95% 2.25%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.23% 2.50% 2.95%
Number of salaries quoted 93 78 88
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +15.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,850 £26,200 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,900 £60,000 £50,700
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
4716 4082 3689
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 82.17% 78.11% 76.01%
Number of salaries quoted 4149 3461 3208
Average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 28 November 2014.

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 28 November 2014. 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 -19 45 £41,500 -2.35% 3
Warwickshire +17 20 £29,875 -20.33% 2
Staffordshire -26 11 £42,500 -15.00% 2
Wolverhampton - 7 £40,000 -
Walsall -2 6 £25,750 -14.16% 2
Coventry -6 4 £32,500 -16.66% 2
West Bromwich - 3 £43,000 -
Solihull -5 2 £26,500 -37.64% 1
Worcestershire +7 1 £47,500 +120.93%
Shropshire - 1 £35,000 -
User Acceptance Testing
England

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

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, 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 84 (40.38%) Finance
2 65 (31.25%) SQL
3 57 (27.40%) Oracle
4 45 (21.63%) Agile Software Development
5 42 (20.19%) QA
5 42 (20.19%) SQL Server
6 35 (16.83%) ISEB
7 34 (16.35%) Microsoft
8 31 (14.90%) System Testing
9 30 (14.42%) Test Scripting
10 29 (13.94%) Oracle Database
10 29 (13.94%) Oracle Database 11g
11 28 (13.46%) HTML
12 27 (12.98%) Data Warehouse
12 27 (12.98%) Change Management
12 27 (12.98%) Relational Database
13 26 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
14 25 (12.02%) Project Management
14 25 (12.02%) MS Excel
15 24 (11.54%) PL/SQL
16 23 (11.06%) Toad
16 23 (11.06%) Stakeholder Management
17 21 (10.10%) Software Testing
17 21 (10.10%) Linux
18 20 (9.62%) Windows
18 20 (9.62%) Java
18 20 (9.62%) ITIL
19 19 (9.13%) Degree
20 18 (8.65%) LDAP
21 17 (8.17%) Business Objects

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

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, 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 12 (5.77%) Apache
2 9 (4.33%) Tomcat
2 9 (4.33%) WebLogic
3 7 (3.37%) CMS
4 5 (2.40%) SharePoint
5 2 (0.96%) SharePoint 2013
5 2 (0.96%) SharePoint Server
5 2 (0.96%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.48%) Lync
6 1 (0.48%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 25 (12.02%) MS Excel
2 7 (3.37%) MS Office
3 4 (1.92%) Photoshop
4 2 (0.96%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 9 (4.33%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.96%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (0.96%) Google Analytics
3 1 (0.48%) SAP HR
3 1 (0.48%) SAP FI
3 1 (0.48%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.40%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (8.65%) LDAP
2 11 (5.29%) FTP
3 8 (3.85%) HTTP
4 1 (0.48%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (20.19%) SQL Server
2 29 (13.94%) Oracle Database 11g
2 29 (13.94%) Oracle Database
3 27 (12.98%) Relational Database
3 27 (12.98%) Data Warehouse
4 17 (8.17%) MySQL
5 16 (7.69%) Data Mart
6 7 (3.37%) PostgreSQL
7 6 (2.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 6 (2.88%) Apache Cassandra
8 5 (2.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 4 (1.92%) SQL Server 2008
10 3 (1.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 3 (1.44%) Informix
11 2 (0.96%) Crystal Reports
11 2 (0.96%) Data Mining
11 2 (0.96%) RDBMS
11 2 (0.96%) IBM InfoSphere
11 2 (0.96%) Cognos Framework Manager
12 1 (0.48%) EDRMS
Development Applications
1 23 (11.06%) Toad
2 8 (3.85%) Selenium
3 7 (3.37%) Visual Studio
4 5 (2.40%) Eclipse
4 5 (2.40%) LoadRunner
4 5 (2.40%) Git (software)
4 5 (2.40%) NeoLoad
5 4 (1.92%) Subversion
5 4 (1.92%) Dreamweaver
5 4 (1.92%) QuickTest Pro
6 3 (1.44%) PVCS
7 2 (0.96%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (0.96%) JIRA
8 1 (0.48%) WebDriver
8 1 (0.48%) FindBugs
8 1 (0.48%) Checkstyle
8 1 (0.48%) Selenium IDE
8 1 (0.48%) JUnit
8 1 (0.48%) ClearQuest
General
1 84 (40.38%) Finance
2 13 (6.25%) Banking
3 11 (5.29%) Retail
4 7 (3.37%) Investment Banking
5 5 (2.40%) Manufacturing
5 5 (2.40%) Back Office
6 4 (1.92%) Pharmaceutical
7 3 (1.44%) Telecoms
7 3 (1.44%) Automotive
7 3 (1.44%) Legal
7 3 (1.44%) Marketing
7 3 (1.44%) Billing
8 2 (0.96%) Publishing
9 1 (0.48%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 96 (46.15%) Analyst
2 39 (18.75%) Developer
3 38 (18.27%) Business Analyst
4 29 (13.94%) Test Analyst
5 23 (11.06%) Oracle Developer
6 16 (7.69%) Applications Support
7 15 (7.21%) Test Manager
8 13 (6.25%) Support Analyst
8 13 (6.25%) Applications Support Analyst
9 11 (5.29%) Tester
10 9 (4.33%) Systems Analyst
10 9 (4.33%) Data Warehouse Developer
10 9 (4.33%) Oracle Data Warehouse Developer
11 8 (3.85%) Software Test Analyst
12 7 (3.37%) QA Analyst
12 7 (3.37%) Systems Engineer
13 6 (2.88%) Consultant
13 6 (2.88%) Systems Administrator
13 6 (2.88%) Senior Developer
13 6 (2.88%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (13.46%) HTML
2 12 (5.77%) CSS
3 11 (5.29%) XML
3 11 (5.29%) Ajax
4 10 (4.81%) .NET
5 9 (4.33%) J2EE
5 9 (4.33%) jQuery
6 8 (3.85%) Web Services
7 5 (2.40%) HTML5
7 5 (2.40%) CSS3
8 4 (1.92%) Flash
9 3 (1.44%) EDI
10 2 (0.96%) EDIFACT
10 2 (0.96%) Windows SharePoint Services
10 2 (0.96%) .NET Framework
10 2 (0.96%) XSL
10 2 (0.96%) XSLT
10 2 (0.96%) ADO.NET
10 2 (0.96%) ASP.NET
11 1 (0.48%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 26 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (4.81%) Management Information System
3 8 (3.85%) Credit Risk
4 7 (3.37%) Computer Science
5 4 (1.92%) Open Source
5 4 (1.92%) N-Tier
5 4 (1.92%) W3C
6 3 (1.44%) FMCG
7 2 (0.96%) Social Media
7 2 (0.96%) Digital Media
7 2 (0.96%) Statistics
7 2 (0.96%) TRADACOMS
8 1 (0.48%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.48%) AS400
8 1 (0.48%) E-Learning
8 1 (0.48%) Smartphone
8 1 (0.48%) Derivative
8 1 (0.48%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.48%) Telematics
8 1 (0.48%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 21 (10.10%) Linux
2 20 (9.62%) Windows
3 12 (5.77%) UNIX
4 11 (5.29%) Solaris
5 10 (4.81%) AIX
6 8 (3.85%) Windows 2000
7 7 (3.37%) SUSE
8 3 (1.44%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (0.96%) Windows 7
9 2 (0.96%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (21.63%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (14.90%) System Testing
3 30 (14.42%) Test Scripting
4 27 (12.98%) Change Management
5 25 (12.02%) Project Management
6 23 (11.06%) Stakeholder Management
7 21 (10.10%) Software Testing
8 20 (9.62%) ITIL
9 17 (8.17%) Automated Testing
9 17 (8.17%) Web Development
9 17 (8.17%) Test Strategy
10 16 (7.69%) Business Analysis
10 16 (7.69%) Integration Testing
11 14 (6.73%) UML
12 12 (5.77%) CRM
13 11 (5.29%) Logistics
14 10 (4.81%) Mentoring
15 9 (4.33%) Incident Management
15 9 (4.33%) OO
16 8 (3.85%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 65 (31.25%) SQL
2 24 (11.54%) PL/SQL
3 20 (9.62%) Java
4 15 (7.21%) PHP
4 15 (7.21%) Shell Script
5 14 (6.73%) C#
6 12 (5.77%) JavaScript
7 11 (5.29%) Perl
8 9 (4.33%) Korn
9 8 (3.85%) C++
10 6 (2.88%) Bash Shell
11 5 (2.40%) PHP5
12 2 (0.96%) PowerShell
12 2 (0.96%) ActionScript 2.0
12 2 (0.96%) T-SQL
12 2 (0.96%) VBScript
12 2 (0.96%) VB.NET
12 2 (0.96%) ActionScript
13 1 (0.48%) VBA
13 1 (0.48%) C
Qualifications
1 35 (16.83%) ISEB
2 19 (9.13%) Degree
3 11 (5.29%) ISTQB
4 8 (3.85%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 5 (2.40%) SC Cleared
5 5 (2.40%) Security Cleared
5 5 (2.40%) Six Sigma Black Belt
6 2 (0.96%) HND
6 2 (0.96%) MCTS
6 2 (0.96%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.48%) OCA
7 1 (0.48%) Oracle Certification
7 1 (0.48%) ACCA
7 1 (0.48%) CIMA
7 1 (0.48%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 42 (20.19%) QA
2 2 (0.96%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (0.96%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 10 (4.81%) HP Quality Center
2 8 (3.85%) CA SiteMinder
3 6 (2.88%) Puppet
Vendors
1 57 (27.40%) Oracle
2 34 (16.35%) Microsoft
3 17 (8.17%) Business Objects
4 11 (5.29%) Sun
4 11 (5.29%) HP
5 7 (3.37%) CA
6 6 (2.88%) SAP
7 5 (2.40%) SOASTA, Inc
8 4 (1.92%) Cognos
9 3 (1.44%) IBM
9 3 (1.44%) Citrix
10 2 (0.96%) Google
10 2 (0.96%) Netezza
10 2 (0.96%) SEEBURGER
11 1 (0.48%) RedPrairie
11 1 (0.48%) MicroStrategy
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
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Salary: £375.00 - £400.00 per day
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Walsall
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Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + package
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + Extensive Benefits
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Salary: £35000 - £43000 per annum + Negotiable, Competitive Bens.
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Stafford
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + +Great Benefits
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Walsall
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Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + excellent benefits
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Solihull
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Salary: £22k - 26k per year
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Stratford-Upon-Avon, Warwickshire
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Salary: £40,000 per annum
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