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 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Rank 114 94 112
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +18
Permanent jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 106 129 92
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.91% 2.37% 1.87%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.42% 3.02% 2.48%
Number of salaries quoted 93 93 68
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,200 £27,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,700 £55,000 £51,450
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,250 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.91% +4.66%
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
4389 4274 3713
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 79.17% 78.42% 75.44%
Number of salaries quoted 3658 3618 3156
Average salary £42,350 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.87% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,850 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £68,500 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 16 September 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 16 September 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 +11 70 £46,500 +9.41% 8
Warwickshire +9 9 £29,000 -17.14% 2
Wolverhampton +4 6 £40,000 +33.33% 1
Worcestershire - 5 £37,500 -
Staffordshire -34 4 £35,000 -22.22% 2
Coventry -19 3 £23,500 -31.88%
Walsall -9 2 - -
Solihull +1 1 £60,000 +71.42%
User Acceptance Testing
England

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

For the 6 months to 16 September 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.

1 118 (52.44%) Finance
2 77 (34.22%) Oracle
3 64 (28.44%) SQL
4 59 (26.22%) QA
5 50 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
6 48 (21.33%) SQL Server
7 44 (19.56%) ISEB
8 38 (16.89%) Test Scripting
9 36 (16.00%) Business Analysis
10 35 (15.56%) UML
11 32 (14.22%) Degree
12 31 (13.78%) Stakeholder Management
13 29 (12.89%) Microsoft
14 27 (12.00%) Retail
15 26 (11.56%) Windows
15 26 (11.56%) Data Warehouse
16 25 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
17 24 (10.67%) System Testing
18 23 (10.22%) Oracle Database 11g
18 23 (10.22%) Test Strategy
18 23 (10.22%) Oracle Database
18 23 (10.22%) Relational Database
18 23 (10.22%) Banking
19 22 (9.78%) HP
20 20 (8.89%) Back Office
20 20 (8.89%) MS Excel
20 20 (8.89%) Software Testing
20 20 (8.89%) Credit Risk
20 20 (8.89%) Performance Testing
21 19 (8.44%) Project Management

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

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 8 (3.56%) WebLogic
1 8 (3.56%) Tomcat
1 8 (3.56%) Apache
2 5 (2.22%) SharePoint
3 4 (1.78%) Oracle Workflow
4 2 (0.89%) WebSphere
4 2 (0.89%) SharePoint Server
4 2 (0.89%) IIS
4 2 (0.89%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (0.44%) Lync
Applications
1 20 (8.89%) MS Excel
2 13 (5.78%) MS Office
3 6 (2.67%) MS Project
4 5 (2.22%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (2.67%) Dynamics CRM
1 6 (2.67%) Oracle Financials
1 6 (2.67%) Oracle General Ledger
1 6 (2.67%) Oracle BPM
1 6 (2.67%) Oracle Assets
1 6 (2.67%) Oracle Payables
2 4 (1.78%) Oracle Applications
2 4 (1.78%) Oracle EBS R12
2 4 (1.78%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 4 (1.78%) Oracle Receivables
3 3 (1.33%) SAP HR
4 2 (0.89%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.44%) SAP R/3
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.44%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 14 (6.22%) LDAP
2 7 (3.11%) FTP
3 5 (2.22%) HTTP
4 4 (1.78%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (21.33%) SQL Server
2 26 (11.56%) Data Warehouse
3 23 (10.22%) Oracle Database 11g
3 23 (10.22%) Oracle Database
3 23 (10.22%) Relational Database
4 17 (7.56%) Data Mart
5 9 (4.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 7 (3.11%) MySQL
7 5 (2.22%) Apache Cassandra
7 5 (2.22%) Informix
7 5 (2.22%) PostgreSQL
8 3 (1.33%) Cognos Framework Manager
8 3 (1.33%) IBM InfoSphere
8 3 (1.33%) Data Mining
9 2 (0.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 2 (0.89%) Crystal Reports
9 2 (0.89%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 1 (0.44%) BusinessObjects XI
10 1 (0.44%) EDRMS
10 1 (0.44%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 18 (8.00%) Toad
2 13 (5.78%) LoadRunner
3 12 (5.33%) Selenium
4 10 (4.44%) NeoLoad
5 8 (3.56%) QuickTest Pro
6 5 (2.22%) MSTest
6 5 (2.22%) Team Foundation Server
6 5 (2.22%) PVCS
7 3 (1.33%) Visual Studio
8 2 (0.89%) JIRA
9 1 (0.44%) Selenium IDE
9 1 (0.44%) FindBugs
9 1 (0.44%) WebDriver
9 1 (0.44%) ClearQuest
9 1 (0.44%) JUnit
9 1 (0.44%) Checkstyle
General
1 118 (52.44%) Finance
2 27 (12.00%) Retail
3 23 (10.22%) Banking
4 20 (8.89%) Back Office
5 16 (7.11%) Investment Banking
6 6 (2.67%) Legal
7 4 (1.78%) Games
7 4 (1.78%) Telecoms
8 3 (1.33%) Pharmaceutical
9 2 (0.89%) General Ledger
9 2 (0.89%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.44%) Billing
10 1 (0.44%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 109 (48.44%) Analyst
2 64 (28.44%) Business Analyst
3 26 (11.56%) Test Manager
4 25 (11.11%) Test Analyst
4 25 (11.11%) Developer
5 18 (8.00%) Tester
6 17 (7.56%) Oracle Developer
7 16 (7.11%) Systems Analyst
8 12 (5.33%) Data Warehouse Developer
8 12 (5.33%) Oracle Data Warehouse Developer
8 12 (5.33%) Project Manager
9 10 (4.44%) Performance Manager
9 10 (4.44%) Performance Test Manager
10 9 (4.00%) Consultant
10 9 (4.00%) Support Analyst
10 9 (4.00%) Financial Services Business Analyst
10 9 (4.00%) Financial Business Analyst
11 7 (3.11%) Applications Support
11 7 (3.11%) Software Tester
11 7 (3.11%) Applications Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (6.22%) Web Services
2 13 (5.78%) HTML
2 13 (5.78%) .NET
3 7 (3.11%) J2EE
4 6 (2.67%) WCF
4 6 (2.67%) Middleware
4 6 (2.67%) XML
4 6 (2.67%) Oracle Fusion
4 6 (2.67%) WebCenter
5 2 (0.89%) .NET Framework
5 2 (0.89%) Windows SharePoint Services
5 2 (0.89%) Ajax
5 2 (0.89%) ADO.NET
5 2 (0.89%) ASP.NET
5 2 (0.89%) CSS
5 2 (0.89%) XSL
5 2 (0.89%) XSLT
6 1 (0.44%) Web Dynpro
6 1 (0.44%) SAP XI
6 1 (0.44%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 25 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 20 (8.89%) Credit Risk
3 9 (4.00%) Management Information System
4 6 (2.67%) Reference Data
5 3 (1.33%) Computer Science
6 2 (0.89%) Statistics
6 2 (0.89%) Replication
6 2 (0.89%) Clustering
6 2 (0.89%) AS400
6 2 (0.89%) FMCG
7 1 (0.44%) Market Risk
7 1 (0.44%) DTV
7 1 (0.44%) E-Learning
7 1 (0.44%) Derivative
7 1 (0.44%) Smartphone
7 1 (0.44%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 26 (11.56%) Windows
2 13 (5.78%) Linux
3 11 (4.89%) UNIX
4 8 (3.56%) AIX
4 8 (3.56%) Solaris
5 7 (3.11%) Windows 2000
6 6 (2.67%) SUSE
7 2 (0.89%) Windows XP
7 2 (0.89%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (16.89%) Test Scripting
3 36 (16.00%) Business Analysis
4 35 (15.56%) UML
5 31 (13.78%) Stakeholder Management
6 24 (10.67%) System Testing
7 23 (10.22%) Test Strategy
8 20 (8.89%) Software Testing
8 20 (8.89%) Performance Testing
9 19 (8.44%) Project Management
10 17 (7.56%) ITIL
10 17 (7.56%) Change Management
10 17 (7.56%) Data Analysis
11 13 (5.78%) Migration
12 12 (5.33%) Integration Testing
12 12 (5.33%) Mentoring
13 11 (4.89%) Test Management
13 11 (4.89%) Business Development
13 11 (4.89%) Workflow
14 10 (4.44%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 64 (28.44%) SQL
2 18 (8.00%) PL/SQL
3 14 (6.22%) Java
4 11 (4.89%) Shell Script
5 9 (4.00%) JavaScript
5 9 (4.00%) Perl
6 7 (3.11%) Korn
7 5 (2.22%) Bash Shell
7 5 (2.22%) PHP
7 5 (2.22%) C#
8 2 (0.89%) C++
8 2 (0.89%) Delphi
8 2 (0.89%) C
8 2 (0.89%) RPG
8 2 (0.89%) VBScript
8 2 (0.89%) VB.NET
8 2 (0.89%) PowerShell
9 1 (0.44%) ABAP
9 1 (0.44%) VBA
Qualifications
1 44 (19.56%) ISEB
2 32 (14.22%) Degree
3 16 (7.11%) ISTQB
3 16 (7.11%) SC Cleared
3 16 (7.11%) Security Cleared
4 6 (2.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 4 (1.78%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 3 (1.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 3 (1.33%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (1.33%) ISEB Practitioner
7 2 (0.89%) MCTS
7 2 (0.89%) HND
7 2 (0.89%) CIMA
7 2 (0.89%) ACCA
8 1 (0.44%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 1 (0.44%) OCA
8 1 (0.44%) Oracle Certification
8 1 (0.44%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 59 (26.22%) QA
2 2 (0.89%) SLA
3 1 (0.44%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (0.89%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.44%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.44%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 14 (6.22%) HP Quality Center
2 7 (3.11%) CA SiteMinder
3 5 (2.22%) Puppet
Vendors
1 77 (34.22%) Oracle
2 29 (12.89%) Microsoft
3 22 (9.78%) HP
4 17 (7.56%) Business Objects
5 10 (4.44%) SOASTA, Inc
6 8 (3.56%) Sun
7 6 (2.67%) CA
8 5 (2.22%) IBM
8 5 (2.22%) Cognos
8 5 (2.22%) SAP
8 5 (2.22%) Citrix
9 3 (1.33%) Netezza
10 1 (0.44%) Adobe
10 1 (0.44%) MicroStrategy
10 1 (0.44%) VMware
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
Strategic Insights Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum plus bonus & benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Leamington Spa, Warwickshire
Complete Tech Limited
Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + benefits + training
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Steria
Salary: £65,000 per annum Plus Bonuses
Posted: 4 days ago
West Bromwich, West Midlands (County)
Latcom Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £43,000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Good Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Lichfield, Staffordshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham
The People Network
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
Birmingham
Interquest - IQ ERP
Salary: £35000 - £43000 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago
Atherstone
Reed Technology - UK Posting Account
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago
Lichfield
360 Resourcing
Salary: £45k - 50k per year
Posted: 25 days ago