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 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Rank 77 109 94
Rank change year-on-year
+32 -15
Permanent jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 179 104 139
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 3.05% 1.93% 2.51%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.59% 2.43% 3.19%
Number of salaries quoted 136 88 113
Average salary £37,500 £43,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.79% +7.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £32,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
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
4985 4281 4351
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 84.87% 79.50% 78.58%
Number of salaries quoted 4031 3547 3663
Average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +3.65%

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 July 2015.

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 July 2015. 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
Staffordshire +41 46 £32,500 +12.06% 3
Birmingham -33 41 £37,500 -25.00% 10
Coventry +22 38 £37,500 -6.25% 5
Warwickshire -5 16 £35,000 -6.66% 1
Solihull +21 14 £32,500 +18.18%
Walsall +14 14 £38,750 +3.33% 1
Wolverhampton 0 6 £37,500 -6.25% 3
Worcestershire -7 5 £23,000 -38.66%
Herefordshire -3 1 £50,000 -
Dudley - 1 - -
Sutton Coldfield - 1 £27,500 -
User Acceptance Testing
England

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

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, 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.

1 116 (37.30%) Agile Software Development
2 79 (25.40%) Finance
3 70 (22.51%) Test Scripting
4 64 (20.58%) QA
5 63 (20.26%) Stakeholder Management
6 61 (19.61%) Change Management
7 53 (17.04%) SQL
8 49 (15.76%) SAP
8 49 (15.76%) Scrum
9 45 (14.47%) Project Management
10 44 (14.15%) System Testing
11 42 (13.50%) ISEB
12 40 (12.86%) Manufacturing
12 40 (12.86%) Business Analysis
13 37 (11.90%) SQL Server
14 34 (10.93%) .NET
14 34 (10.93%) Automated Testing
15 33 (10.61%) Analytical Skills
16 32 (10.29%) SAP FI/CO
16 32 (10.29%) SAP CO
16 32 (10.29%) E-Commerce
16 32 (10.29%) SAP FI
17 30 (9.65%) Regression Testing
17 30 (9.65%) Asset Management
18 29 (9.32%) Software Testing
19 26 (8.36%) Retail
20 25 (8.04%) Banking
20 25 (8.04%) Microsoft
21 23 (7.40%) Test Automation
22 21 (6.75%) SDLC

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

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, 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 4 (1.29%) IIS
2 3 (0.96%) Apache
2 3 (0.96%) Tomcat
2 3 (0.96%) CMS
3 2 (0.64%) WebLogic
3 2 (0.64%) SAS
3 2 (0.64%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.32%) GlassFish
4 1 (0.32%) JBoss
4 1 (0.32%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 12 (3.86%) MS Excel
2 6 (1.93%) MS Office
3 4 (1.29%) MS Project
4 1 (0.32%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 32 (10.29%) SAP FI/CO
1 32 (10.29%) SAP CO
1 32 (10.29%) SAP FI
2 7 (2.25%) Temenos T24
3 4 (1.29%) Movex
3 4 (1.29%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (1.29%) Infor M3
4 3 (0.96%) SAP ERP
4 3 (0.96%) CODA-Financials
5 2 (0.64%) SAP HR
5 2 (0.64%) SAP HCM
6 1 (0.32%) Oracle Payables
6 1 (0.32%) Oracle Receivables
6 1 (0.32%) Oracle Assets
6 1 (0.32%) Oracle Internet Expenses
6 1 (0.32%) Oracle General Ledger
6 1 (0.32%) Oracle EBS R12
6 1 (0.32%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (0.32%) Dynamics NAV
6 1 (0.32%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 6 (1.93%) Google Analytics
1 6 (1.93%) SaaS
2 2 (0.64%) SuccessFactors
3 1 (0.32%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.32%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 12 (3.86%) Internet
2 6 (1.93%) VoIP
3 3 (0.96%) LDAP
3 3 (0.96%) Firewall
4 1 (0.32%) Cisco ISE
4 1 (0.32%) LAN
4 1 (0.32%) WLAN
4 1 (0.32%) EIGRP
4 1 (0.32%) MGCP
4 1 (0.32%) TACACS
4 1 (0.32%) H.323
4 1 (0.32%) MPLS
4 1 (0.32%) BGP
4 1 (0.32%) Intranet
4 1 (0.32%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (11.90%) SQL Server
2 15 (4.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 14 (4.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 14 (4.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 7 (2.25%) Relational Database
4 7 (2.25%) RDBMS
5 6 (1.93%) OLTP
5 6 (1.93%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (0.96%) dBASE
7 2 (0.64%) OLAP
7 2 (0.64%) Oracle Reports
7 2 (0.64%) MS Access
7 2 (0.64%) Base SAS
7 2 (0.64%) SAS Enterprise Guide
7 2 (0.64%) SAS Data Integration Studio
8 1 (0.32%) Oracle BI Publisher
8 1 (0.32%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.32%) Oracle Discoverer
8 1 (0.32%) MySQL
8 1 (0.32%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 11 (3.54%) Ranorex
2 7 (2.25%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (1.93%) Selenium
3 6 (1.93%) Robot Framework
4 5 (1.61%) Git (software)
4 5 (1.61%) JUnit
4 5 (1.61%) HP UFT
5 4 (1.29%) Subversion
5 4 (1.29%) JIRA
6 2 (0.64%) TestPartner
6 2 (0.64%) QADirector
6 2 (0.64%) Cucumber
6 2 (0.64%) Hudson
7 1 (0.32%) Liquibase
7 1 (0.32%) Jenkins
7 1 (0.32%) WebDriver
7 1 (0.32%) Mocha
7 1 (0.32%) Oracle Forms
7 1 (0.32%) Visual Studio
7 1 (0.32%) NUnit
General
1 79 (25.40%) Finance
2 40 (12.86%) Manufacturing
3 26 (8.36%) Retail
4 25 (8.04%) Banking
5 15 (4.82%) Retail Banking
6 11 (3.54%) Billing
7 9 (2.89%) Marketing
8 7 (2.25%) Games
9 2 (0.64%) Telecoms
9 2 (0.64%) Private Banking
9 2 (0.64%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.32%) Investment Banking
10 1 (0.32%) Legal
Job Titles
1 160 (51.45%) Analyst
2 86 (27.65%) Business Analyst
3 45 (14.47%) Test Analyst
4 36 (11.58%) Consultant
5 27 (8.68%) Tester
6 24 (7.72%) Project Manager
7 19 (6.11%) DBA
8 17 (5.47%) Junior
8 17 (5.47%) SQL DBA
9 16 (5.14%) SAP Consultant
10 15 (4.82%) Banking Business Analyst
11 14 (4.50%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
11 14 (4.50%) Business Consultant
11 14 (4.50%) Junior Analyst
12 13 (4.18%) Test Leader
13 11 (3.54%) Agile Business Analyst
14 10 (3.22%) IT Business Analyst
15 8 (2.57%) Test Engineer
15 8 (2.57%) Junior Test Analyst
15 8 (2.57%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (10.93%) .NET
2 10 (3.22%) HTML
3 6 (1.93%) CSS
4 4 (1.29%) Web Services
4 4 (1.29%) ASP.NET
4 4 (1.29%) jQuery
4 4 (1.29%) ASP.NET MVC
4 4 (1.29%) Backbone.js
4 4 (1.29%) AngularJS
4 4 (1.29%) KnockoutJS
5 1 (0.32%) RESTful
5 1 (0.32%) Grails
5 1 (0.32%) XML
5 1 (0.32%) J2EE
5 1 (0.32%) VXML
Miscellaneous
1 33 (10.61%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (4.82%) User Experience
3 14 (4.50%) Clustering
3 14 (4.50%) Replication
4 12 (3.86%) Mobile App
5 6 (1.93%) Management Information System
5 6 (1.93%) Enterprise Software
6 5 (1.61%) Computer Science
7 3 (0.96%) PMI
8 2 (0.64%) Data Integration
8 2 (0.64%) FMCG
8 2 (0.64%) Credit Risk
9 1 (0.32%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.32%) GIS
9 1 (0.32%) EPoS
9 1 (0.32%) EFT
9 1 (0.32%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 9 (2.89%) Windows
2 4 (1.29%) Linux
3 3 (0.96%) Windows 2000
3 3 (0.96%) AIX
3 3 (0.96%) Solaris
4 2 (0.64%) SUSE
4 2 (0.64%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (0.32%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 116 (37.30%) Agile Software Development
2 70 (22.51%) Test Scripting
3 63 (20.26%) Stakeholder Management
4 61 (19.61%) Change Management
5 49 (15.76%) Scrum
6 45 (14.47%) Project Management
7 44 (14.15%) System Testing
8 40 (12.86%) Business Analysis
9 34 (10.93%) Automated Testing
10 32 (10.29%) E-Commerce
11 30 (9.65%) Regression Testing
11 30 (9.65%) Asset Management
12 29 (9.32%) Software Testing
13 23 (7.40%) Test Automation
14 21 (6.75%) SDLC
15 19 (6.11%) CRM
16 18 (5.79%) Content Management
16 18 (5.79%) Manual Testing
16 18 (5.79%) Mentoring
17 17 (5.47%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 53 (17.04%) SQL
2 18 (5.79%) C#
3 16 (5.14%) Java
4 7 (2.25%) JavaScript
5 6 (1.93%) PHP
6 5 (1.61%) PL/SQL
7 4 (1.29%) Ruby
8 3 (0.96%) Python
8 3 (0.96%) Perl
8 3 (0.96%) T-SQL
8 3 (0.96%) Shell Script
8 3 (0.96%) Korn
9 2 (0.64%) VB
9 2 (0.64%) VBA
10 1 (0.32%) Groovy
10 1 (0.32%) C
10 1 (0.32%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 42 (13.50%) ISEB
2 20 (6.43%) Degree
3 19 (6.11%) ISTQB
4 8 (2.57%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 3 (0.96%) PMP
5 3 (0.96%) PMI Certification
6 2 (0.64%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (0.32%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.32%) Security Cleared
7 1 (0.32%) HND
7 1 (0.32%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 64 (20.58%) QA
2 4 (1.29%) WAI
3 1 (0.32%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.32%) COBIT
3 1 (0.32%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (0.32%) Docker
1 1 (0.32%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 14 (4.50%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (0.96%) CA Single Sign-On
3 1 (0.32%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (0.32%) Cisco UCCE
3 1 (0.32%) Puppet
3 1 (0.32%) Oracle Statspack
Vendors
1 49 (15.76%) SAP
2 25 (8.04%) Microsoft
3 9 (2.89%) HP
4 7 (2.25%) Oracle
5 6 (1.93%) Google
6 4 (1.29%) Infor
6 4 (1.29%) Rackspace
7 3 (0.96%) IBM
7 3 (0.96%) PeopleSoft
7 3 (0.96%) CODA
7 3 (0.96%) CA
7 3 (0.96%) VMware
8 2 (0.64%) Sun
8 2 (0.64%) RedPrairie
9 1 (0.32%) AppDynamics
9 1 (0.32%) hybris
9 1 (0.32%) Pega
9 1 (0.32%) Cisco
9 1 (0.32%) ESRI
9 1 (0.32%) CheckPoint
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £28500 per annum + training and excellent package
Posted: 20 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £20000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Nicoll Curtin
Salary: £45000 - £64000 per annum + Bonus + Excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £18k - 35k per year
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £42000 - £47000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Walsall, West Midlands (County)
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £85,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Lichfield, Staffordshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
VIQU
Salary: £25k - 30k per year
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham
Volt
Salary: £28000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
Lloyds Banking Group
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + package
Posted: 13 days ago
Wolverhampton
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 13 days ago
Birmingham
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £20000.00 - £24197.00 per annum + 40d Hol+final sal pen+Health
Posted: 18 days ago
Coventry
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + + extensive benefits
Posted: 25 days ago
Coventry
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 25 days ago