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 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Rank 111 99 95
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -4
Permanent jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 135 133 133
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 2.16% 2.49% 2.71%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.48% 2.97% 3.21%
Number of salaries quoted 103 101 110
Average salary £39,250 £37,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.66% -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,545 £29,900
10% offered a salary of more than £54,750 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,125 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.04% +5.31%
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
5452 4473 4137
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 87.36% 83.65% 84.29%
Number of salaries quoted 4290 3730 3431
Average salary £43,500 £42,500 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.35% +1.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £28,530
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average 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

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 29 April 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing User Acceptance Testing within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 29 April 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
(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 -15 53 £39,250 +1.94% 8
Staffordshire +23 15 £28,000 -36.00% 5
Solihull +11 10 £34,000 -9.33%
Warwickshire -12 10 £32,500 -26.13% 5
Coventry -9 9 £40,000 - 5
Worcestershire -4 7 £27,500 -52.17%
West Bromwich - 7 £47,500 -
Wolverhampton +4 5 £43,500 +16.00% 1
Walsall -13 5 £67,500 +103.00%
User Acceptance Testing
England

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

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 97 (32.33%) Agile Software Development
2 78 (26.00%) SQL
3 75 (25.00%) QA
4 70 (23.33%) Finance
5 53 (17.67%) Oracle
6 52 (17.33%) Automated Testing
7 50 (16.67%) Microsoft
8 49 (16.33%) Test Scripting
9 43 (14.33%) Scrum
10 42 (14.00%) Degree
11 41 (13.67%) Regression Testing
12 39 (13.00%) Mentoring
13 38 (12.67%) Stakeholder Management
14 37 (12.33%) Functional Testing
15 35 (11.67%) Unit Testing
15 35 (11.67%) Defect Management
16 34 (11.33%) Test Planning
16 34 (11.33%) Test Management
17 33 (11.00%) ISEB
17 33 (11.00%) Software Testing
18 32 (10.67%) ERP
18 32 (10.67%) SDLC
19 31 (10.33%) Performance Testing
19 31 (10.33%) E-Commerce
20 30 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
20 30 (10.00%) Time Management
21 29 (9.67%) Manual Testing
21 29 (9.67%) Analytical Skills
22 27 (9.00%) Project Management
22 27 (9.00%) Integration Testing

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

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 (2.67%) WebLogic
2 6 (2.00%) CMS
3 4 (1.33%) SharePoint
4 2 (0.67%) IIS
Applications
1 13 (4.33%) MS Excel
2 6 (2.00%) MS Visio
3 4 (1.33%) MS Office
3 4 (1.33%) OmniGraffle
4 3 (1.00%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 16 (5.33%) Dynamics AX
2 11 (3.67%) Oracle Cash Management
2 11 (3.67%) Oracle EBS
2 11 (3.67%) Oracle Payables
2 11 (3.67%) Oracle Receivables
3 10 (3.33%) Oracle EBS R12
3 10 (3.33%) Oracle iProcurement
4 8 (2.67%) Oracle 11i
4 8 (2.67%) Oracle ASCP
5 5 (1.67%) Dynamics NAV
6 4 (1.33%) Oracle Assets
7 2 (0.67%) Oracle Financials
7 2 (0.67%) SAP CO
7 2 (0.67%) SAP FI
7 2 (0.67%) SAP FI/CO
7 2 (0.67%) SAP FI-AP
7 2 (0.67%) SAP HR
7 2 (0.67%) SAP MM
7 2 (0.67%) SAP Payroll
7 2 (0.67%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.00%) SaaS
2 2 (0.67%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (0.67%) Google Drive
2 2 (0.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (3.00%) Internet
2 2 (0.67%) LAN
2 2 (0.67%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
2 27 (9.00%) Oracle Database
3 23 (7.67%) BusinessObjects
4 20 (6.67%) Oracle Database 11g
5 18 (6.00%) BusinessObjects XI
5 18 (6.00%) Data Mart
6 17 (5.67%) Oracle Reports
7 10 (3.33%) SQL Server
8 8 (2.67%) DB2
8 8 (2.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 7 (2.33%) Data Mining
10 3 (1.00%) OLTP
10 3 (1.00%) Oracle Database 12c
10 3 (1.00%) RDBMS
10 3 (1.00%) Relational Database
11 2 (0.67%) PostgreSQL
11 2 (0.67%) SAP BW
11 2 (0.67%) SAP HANA
11 2 (0.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 1 (0.33%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 27 (9.00%) Selenium
2 14 (4.67%) JIRA
3 11 (3.67%) Cucumber
4 10 (3.33%) Appium
4 10 (3.33%) JBehave
4 10 (3.33%) SpecFlow
4 10 (3.33%) TestNG
4 10 (3.33%) WebDriver
5 7 (2.33%) NeoLoad
6 5 (1.67%) HP UFT
7 4 (1.33%) Axure RP
7 4 (1.33%) Team Foundation Server
7 4 (1.33%) Zephyr
8 2 (0.67%) JUnit
8 2 (0.67%) Serena SBM
8 2 (0.67%) TestDirector
8 2 (0.67%) WinRunner
9 1 (0.33%) Ant
9 1 (0.33%) Eclipse
9 1 (0.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 70 (23.33%) Finance
2 15 (5.00%) Retail
3 13 (4.33%) Manufacturing
4 11 (3.67%) Banking
5 7 (2.33%) Marketing
6 6 (2.00%) Games
7 4 (1.33%) Billing
7 4 (1.33%) Local Government
7 4 (1.33%) Telecoms
8 3 (1.00%) Back Office
9 1 (0.33%) Automotive
9 1 (0.33%) Front Office
9 1 (0.33%) General Ledger
9 1 (0.33%) Law
9 1 (0.33%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 119 (39.67%) Analyst
2 61 (20.33%) Test Analyst
3 45 (15.00%) Business Analyst
4 35 (11.67%) Test Manager
5 33 (11.00%) Test Leader
6 29 (9.67%) Developer
7 25 (8.33%) Consultant
7 25 (8.33%) Software Analyst
8 21 (7.00%) Data Warehouse Developer
8 21 (7.00%) SQL Developer
9 18 (6.00%) Tester
10 17 (5.67%) Business Objects Developer
11 16 (5.33%) Administrator
11 16 (5.33%) QA Manager
11 16 (5.33%) QA Test Manager
11 16 (5.33%) Software Test Analyst
12 15 (5.00%) Junior
12 15 (5.00%) Senior Analyst
13 14 (4.67%) PL/SQL Developer
13 14 (4.67%) Senior Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (5.67%) .NET
2 15 (5.00%) XML
3 13 (4.33%) Web Services
4 11 (3.67%) HTML
5 10 (3.33%) CSS
6 8 (2.67%) EJB
6 8 (2.67%) J2EE
6 8 (2.67%) JSP
6 8 (2.67%) Servlets
7 4 (1.33%) Flash
8 2 (0.67%) Middleware
8 2 (0.67%) RESTful
9 1 (0.33%) Ajax
9 1 (0.33%) jQuery
9 1 (0.33%) SAP Fiori
Miscellaneous
1 29 (9.67%) Analytical Skills
2 24 (8.00%) Enterprise Software
3 17 (5.67%) Data Centre
4 15 (5.00%) User Experience
5 14 (4.67%) Client/Server
5 14 (4.67%) Computer Science
5 14 (4.67%) Mobile App
6 8 (2.67%) N-Tier
7 7 (2.33%) Data Structures
8 4 (1.33%) Replication
9 3 (1.00%) AS400
9 3 (1.00%) Driving Licence
9 3 (1.00%) iSeries
10 2 (0.67%) Clustering
10 2 (0.67%) Data Protection Act
10 2 (0.67%) Fixed Income
10 2 (0.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 1 (0.33%) Data Integration
11 1 (0.33%) iPhone
11 1 (0.33%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 12 (4.00%) Windows
2 8 (2.67%) Linux
3 7 (2.33%) HPUX
3 7 (2.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 7 (2.33%) Unix
4 5 (1.67%) Android
5 4 (1.33%) Apple iOS
6 2 (0.67%) Windows Server
7 1 (0.33%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 97 (32.33%) Agile Software Development
2 52 (17.33%) Automated Testing
3 49 (16.33%) Test Scripting
4 43 (14.33%) Scrum
5 41 (13.67%) Regression Testing
6 39 (13.00%) Mentoring
7 38 (12.67%) Stakeholder Management
8 37 (12.33%) Functional Testing
9 35 (11.67%) Defect Management
9 35 (11.67%) Unit Testing
10 34 (11.33%) Test Management
10 34 (11.33%) Test Planning
11 33 (11.00%) Software Testing
12 32 (10.67%) ERP
12 32 (10.67%) SDLC
13 31 (10.33%) E-Commerce
13 31 (10.33%) Performance Testing
14 30 (10.00%) Time Management
15 29 (9.67%) Manual Testing
16 27 (9.00%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 78 (26.00%) SQL
2 21 (7.00%) PL/SQL
3 16 (5.33%) Java
4 15 (5.00%) C
5 11 (3.67%) C#
6 9 (3.00%) JavaScript
6 9 (3.00%) PHP
7 1 (0.33%) ABAP
7 1 (0.33%) COBOL
7 1 (0.33%) RPG
7 1 (0.33%) RPG IV
7 1 (0.33%) RPG/400
Qualifications
1 42 (14.00%) Degree
2 33 (11.00%) ISEB
3 24 (8.00%) ISTQB
4 9 (3.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 8 (2.67%) ITIL Certification
6 7 (2.33%) SC Cleared
6 7 (2.33%) Security Cleared
7 2 (0.67%) ISEB Practitioner
8 1 (0.33%) ACCA
8 1 (0.33%) CIMA
8 1 (0.33%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 75 (25.00%) QA
2 3 (1.00%) SLA
3 1 (0.33%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.33%) WAI
System Software
1 4 (1.33%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 9 (3.00%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (1.00%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 53 (17.67%) Oracle
2 50 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 15 (5.00%) HP
4 13 (4.33%) SAP
5 8 (2.67%) Pega
6 7 (2.33%) Red Hat
6 7 (2.33%) Siebel
7 5 (1.67%) Dynatrace
7 5 (1.67%) New Relic
8 4 (1.33%) Google
8 4 (1.33%) hybris
9 3 (1.00%) Cognos
10 2 (0.67%) ServiceNow
11 1 (0.33%) CA
11 1 (0.33%) IBM
11 1 (0.33%) Micro Focus
Brierley Hill, West Midlands (County)
Oscar
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
LA International
Salary: £23000 - £27000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
West Midlands
First Point
Salary: £40000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £25k - 35k per year + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £27000 - £29000 per annum + incremental salary + pension
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Computer People
Salary: £42000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Great benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Salary: £28000.00 - £33000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
Opus IT Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £52000 per annum + 20% bonus and bens
Posted: Yesterday
Warwick, Warwickshire
Iress
Posted: 2 days ago
Leamington Spa, Warwickshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £32000 - £38000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Warwickshire
Mortimer Spinks
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham
Talent Point
Salary: £35000.00 - £42000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Tamworth, Staffordshire
euro car parts
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
Coventry
Talent Point
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Birmingham
Talent Point
Salary: £35000.00 - £58000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Coventry
Talent Point
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Birmingham
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £38602.00 per annum + 40d Hol+Pension+Health/Life
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