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 17 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Rank 103 111 102
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -9
Permanent jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 124 98 101
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 2.25% 1.97% 2.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.72% 2.53% 2.78%
Number of salaries quoted 111 76 83
Average salary £37,250 £45,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.22% +32.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,905 £25,900 £27,400
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +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
4558 3878 3629
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 82.68% 77.76% 75.79%
Number of salaries quoted 3994 3234 3163
Average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,850 £26,000 £28,500
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 17 December 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 17 December 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 -5 50 £35,000 -27.08% 6
Warwickshire +13 23 £30,750 -18.00% 2
Staffordshire -12 14 £45,000 -7.69% 2
Coventry -1 9 £55,000 +66.66% 2
Walsall +1 7 £19,000 -38.21% 2
Wolverhampton - 7 £40,000 -
Solihull -4 5 £32,000 -36.00% 2
West Bromwich - 3 £43,000 -
Worcestershire +17 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 17 December 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 78 (33.77%) Finance
2 66 (28.57%) SQL
3 51 (22.08%) Oracle
3 51 (22.08%) Agile Software Development
4 48 (20.78%) SQL Server
5 46 (19.91%) QA
6 40 (17.32%) Microsoft
7 38 (16.45%) System Testing
8 37 (16.02%) ISEB
9 35 (15.15%) Test Scripting
10 34 (14.72%) Change Management
11 33 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
12 32 (13.85%) HTML
12 32 (13.85%) Project Management
13 30 (12.99%) MS Excel
14 29 (12.55%) Stakeholder Management
15 28 (12.12%) Data Warehouse
15 28 (12.12%) Oracle Database 11g
15 28 (12.12%) Oracle Database
15 28 (12.12%) Relational Database
16 23 (9.96%) Java
16 23 (9.96%) PL/SQL
17 22 (9.52%) ITIL
17 22 (9.52%) Windows
17 22 (9.52%) Toad
17 22 (9.52%) Software Testing
18 21 (9.09%) Linux
18 21 (9.09%) Degree
19 18 (7.79%) LDAP
20 17 (7.36%) MySQL

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

For the 6 months to 17 December 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 (5.19%) Apache
2 9 (3.90%) Tomcat
2 9 (3.90%) WebLogic
2 9 (3.90%) CMS
3 5 (2.16%) SharePoint
4 2 (0.87%) WebSphere
4 2 (0.87%) SharePoint Server
4 2 (0.87%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (0.43%) Lync
5 1 (0.43%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 30 (12.99%) MS Excel
2 6 (2.60%) MS Office
3 4 (1.73%) Photoshop
4 2 (0.87%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.43%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 11 (4.76%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (1.73%) Google Analytics
3 2 (0.87%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (0.87%) SAP HR
3 2 (0.87%) SAP FI
4 1 (0.43%) SAP HCM
4 1 (0.43%) SAP CO
4 1 (0.43%) SAP CRM
4 1 (0.43%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.16%) SaaS
2 1 (0.43%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 18 (7.79%) LDAP
2 11 (4.76%) FTP
3 8 (3.46%) HTTP
4 1 (0.43%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (20.78%) SQL Server
2 28 (12.12%) Data Warehouse
2 28 (12.12%) Oracle Database
2 28 (12.12%) Relational Database
2 28 (12.12%) Oracle Database 11g
3 17 (7.36%) MySQL
4 15 (6.49%) Data Mart
5 10 (4.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 9 (3.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 7 (3.03%) PostgreSQL
8 6 (2.60%) SQL Server 2008
8 6 (2.60%) Apache Cassandra
9 5 (2.16%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 3 (1.30%) MS Access
10 3 (1.30%) Informix
11 2 (0.87%) Data Mining
11 2 (0.87%) Crystal Reports
11 2 (0.87%) RDBMS
11 2 (0.87%) IBM InfoSphere
11 2 (0.87%) Cognos Framework Manager
Development Applications
1 22 (9.52%) Toad
2 7 (3.03%) Visual Studio
3 5 (2.16%) Git (software)
3 5 (2.16%) Selenium
3 5 (2.16%) Eclipse
4 4 (1.73%) Subversion
4 4 (1.73%) Dreamweaver
4 4 (1.73%) QuickTest Pro
5 3 (1.30%) PVCS
6 2 (0.87%) JIRA
6 2 (0.87%) LoadRunner
6 2 (0.87%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (0.87%) NeoLoad
7 1 (0.43%) WebDriver
7 1 (0.43%) FindBugs
7 1 (0.43%) Selenium IDE
7 1 (0.43%) JUnit
7 1 (0.43%) Checkstyle
General
1 78 (33.77%) Finance
2 13 (5.63%) Banking
3 8 (3.46%) Manufacturing
3 8 (3.46%) Retail
4 7 (3.03%) Investment Banking
5 6 (2.60%) Automotive
6 5 (2.16%) Marketing
7 4 (1.73%) Publishing
7 4 (1.73%) Pharmaceutical
8 3 (1.30%) Billing
8 3 (1.30%) Legal
9 2 (0.87%) Telecoms
9 2 (0.87%) Back Office
10 1 (0.43%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 105 (45.45%) Analyst
2 45 (19.48%) Business Analyst
3 41 (17.75%) Developer
4 29 (12.55%) Test Analyst
5 22 (9.52%) Oracle Developer
6 18 (7.79%) Applications Support
7 15 (6.49%) Support Analyst
7 15 (6.49%) Applications Support Analyst
8 13 (5.63%) Consultant
8 13 (5.63%) Tester
9 12 (5.19%) Test Manager
10 10 (4.33%) Systems Analyst
10 10 (4.33%) Agile Business Analyst
11 8 (3.46%) Data Warehouse Developer
11 8 (3.46%) SQL Developer
11 8 (3.46%) Software Test Analyst
11 8 (3.46%) Oracle Data Warehouse Developer
11 8 (3.46%) Architect
11 8 (3.46%) Solutions Architect
11 8 (3.46%) CRM Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (13.85%) HTML
2 15 (6.49%) CSS
3 14 (6.06%) .NET
4 12 (5.19%) XML
4 12 (5.19%) jQuery
5 11 (4.76%) Ajax
6 8 (3.46%) Web Services
6 8 (3.46%) J2EE
7 5 (2.16%) HTML5
7 5 (2.16%) CSS3
7 5 (2.16%) ASP.NET
8 4 (1.73%) Flash
9 3 (1.30%) EDI
10 2 (0.87%) EDIFACT
10 2 (0.87%) .NET Framework
10 2 (0.87%) Windows SharePoint Services
10 2 (0.87%) ADO.NET
10 2 (0.87%) XSL
10 2 (0.87%) XSLT
11 1 (0.43%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 33 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (6.06%) Management Information System
3 9 (3.90%) Computer Science
4 5 (2.16%) Credit Risk
5 4 (1.73%) N-Tier
5 4 (1.73%) W3C
5 4 (1.73%) Digital Media
5 4 (1.73%) Open Source
5 4 (1.73%) Social Media
6 3 (1.30%) FMCG
7 2 (0.87%) Client/Server
7 2 (0.87%) TRADACOMS
7 2 (0.87%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.43%) Telematics
8 1 (0.43%) Reference Data
8 1 (0.43%) Market Risk
8 1 (0.43%) PMI
8 1 (0.43%) Derivative
8 1 (0.43%) Statistics
8 1 (0.43%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 22 (9.52%) Windows
2 21 (9.09%) Linux
3 11 (4.76%) Solaris
3 11 (4.76%) UNIX
4 10 (4.33%) AIX
5 8 (3.46%) Windows 2000
6 7 (3.03%) SUSE
7 5 (2.16%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (1.30%) Android
9 2 (0.87%) Windows XP
9 2 (0.87%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (22.08%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (16.45%) System Testing
3 35 (15.15%) Test Scripting
4 34 (14.72%) Change Management
5 32 (13.85%) Project Management
6 29 (12.55%) Stakeholder Management
7 22 (9.52%) ITIL
7 22 (9.52%) Software Testing
8 17 (7.36%) Web Development
8 17 (7.36%) Business Analysis
8 17 (7.36%) Integration Testing
9 16 (6.93%) Test Strategy
9 16 (6.93%) Automated Testing
9 16 (6.93%) UML
9 16 (6.93%) CRM
10 14 (6.06%) Logistics
10 14 (6.06%) Mentoring
11 12 (5.19%) Scrum
11 12 (5.19%) Business Intelligence
12 9 (3.90%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 66 (28.57%) SQL
2 23 (9.96%) Java
2 23 (9.96%) PL/SQL
3 16 (6.93%) C#
4 15 (6.49%) PHP
4 15 (6.49%) JavaScript
5 14 (6.06%) Shell Script
6 11 (4.76%) Perl
7 9 (3.90%) Korn
8 8 (3.46%) C++
9 6 (2.60%) Bash Shell
10 5 (2.16%) PHP5
11 3 (1.30%) C
12 2 (0.87%) T-SQL
12 2 (0.87%) VBScript
12 2 (0.87%) VB.NET
12 2 (0.87%) ActionScript
12 2 (0.87%) PowerShell
12 2 (0.87%) ActionScript 2.0
13 1 (0.43%) VBA
Qualifications
1 37 (16.02%) ISEB
2 21 (9.09%) Degree
3 9 (3.90%) ISTQB
4 8 (3.46%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 5 (2.16%) Six Sigma Black Belt
6 4 (1.73%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (0.87%) MCTS
7 2 (0.87%) HND
7 2 (0.87%) SC Cleared
7 2 (0.87%) Security Cleared
8 1 (0.43%) CIMA
8 1 (0.43%) ACCA
8 1 (0.43%) OCA
8 1 (0.43%) Oracle Certification
8 1 (0.43%) PMP
8 1 (0.43%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 46 (19.91%) QA
2 2 (0.87%) COBIT
3 1 (0.43%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (0.87%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 9 (3.90%) HP Quality Center
2 8 (3.46%) CA SiteMinder
3 6 (2.60%) Puppet
Vendors
1 51 (22.08%) Oracle
2 40 (17.32%) Microsoft
3 16 (6.93%) Business Objects
4 12 (5.19%) SAP
5 11 (4.76%) Sun
6 8 (3.46%) HP
7 7 (3.03%) CA
8 4 (1.73%) Google
8 4 (1.73%) Cognos
8 4 (1.73%) RedPrairie
9 3 (1.30%) Citrix
9 3 (1.30%) IBM
10 2 (0.87%) Netezza
10 2 (0.87%) SEEBURGER
10 2 (0.87%) SOASTA, Inc
11 1 (0.43%) MicroStrategy
11 1 (0.43%) JDA
11 1 (0.43%) Capita
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Intonera Consulting Ltd
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Birmingham
The People Network
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Stafford
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + +Great Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Warwickshire
Venn Group - UK
Salary: 30000-35000 Per Annum 25 days holiday, free parking, pension scheme
Posted: 6 days ago
Stafford, Staffordshire
Reed Professional Services
Salary: £45000 per annum + pension and training
Posted: 6 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands
npower
Posted: 12 days ago
Coventry
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + Car + Benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Birmingham
Barclay Anderson
Salary: £0 - £55,000 per year
Posted: 16 days ago
Birmingham
Barclay Anderson
Salary: £0 - £40,000 per year
Posted: 16 days ago
Nuneaton
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
Coventry
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £375.00 - £400.00 per day
Posted: 20 days ago
Walsall
Mint Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + package
Posted: 21 days ago
Birmingham
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £43000 per annum + Negotiable, Competitive Bens.
Posted: 26 days ago
Walsall
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 26 days ago
Solihull
Convergence Group
Salary: £22k - 26k per year
Posted: 26 days ago