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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited User Acceptance Testing over the 3 months to 29 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Rank 124 88 130
Rank change year-on-year
-36 +42
Permanent jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 121 155 103
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 2.10% 2.89% 1.84%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.38% 3.32% 2.19%
Number of salaries quoted 107 121 90
Median salary £42,500 £32,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+30.76% -21.68%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £52,650
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,750
% change year-on-year
- -1.84%
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
5074 4669 4695
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 88.00% 86.91% 83.96%
Number of salaries quoted 3984 3870 3948
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,233
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +0.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £70,000 £63,299
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

User Acceptance Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the West Midlands region citing User Acceptance Testing as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 September 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing User Acceptance Testing within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 29 September 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Birmingham -20 43 £41,917 +14.83% 3
Coventry -11 25 £45,000 -5.26% 2
Warwickshire +17 22 £38,500 +18.46% 1
Wolverhampton +5 13 £43,500 +45.00%
Staffordshire -34 5 £50,000 +66.66%
Solihull +11 4 £29,500 -46.36% 1
Worcestershire +17 3 £24,750 -4.80% 2
Walsall -3 2 £32,500 -24.41% 1
West Bromwich +5 1 £32,500 -
Shropshire - 1 - -
Dudley - 1 £32,500 -
User Acceptance Testing
England

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

For the 6 months to 29 September 2016, IT jobs citing User Acceptance Testing also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for User Acceptance Testing.

1 129 (44.95%) Finance
2 127 (44.25%) SQL
3 106 (36.93%) Agile Software Development
4 78 (27.18%) QA
5 71 (24.74%) Microsoft
6 55 (19.16%) Mentoring
7 51 (17.77%) Test Scripting
8 49 (17.07%) Analytical Skills
9 47 (16.38%) Line Management
10 46 (16.03%) ISEB
10 46 (16.03%) Scrum
11 45 (15.68%) Waterfall
12 40 (13.94%) Oracle
12 40 (13.94%) Retail
13 39 (13.59%) SDLC
14 36 (12.54%) Project Management
15 35 (12.20%) Management Information System
15 35 (12.20%) Degree
16 33 (11.50%) Automated Testing
16 33 (11.50%) Stakeholder Management
17 32 (11.15%) Software Testing
18 31 (10.80%) Business Analysis
18 31 (10.80%) ITIL
19 30 (10.45%) Migration
20 29 (10.10%) Systems Analysis
20 29 (10.10%) MS Excel
20 29 (10.10%) Regression Testing
20 29 (10.10%) BusinessObjects
21 28 (9.76%) ISTQB
21 28 (9.76%) Functional Testing

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 6 (2.09%) Documentum
1 6 (2.09%) FileNet
2 4 (1.39%) IIS
3 3 (1.05%) Apache
3 3 (1.05%) Moodle
3 3 (1.05%) WordPress
4 2 (0.70%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (0.70%) SharePoint
Applications
1 29 (10.10%) MS Excel
2 15 (5.23%) MS Office
3 6 (2.09%) MS Visio
4 3 (1.05%) Fireworks
4 3 (1.05%) Photoshop
5 2 (0.70%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.35%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 9 (3.14%) Oracle Assets
1 9 (3.14%) Oracle Cash Management
1 9 (3.14%) Oracle EBS R12
1 9 (3.14%) Oracle iProcurement
1 9 (3.14%) Oracle Payables
1 9 (3.14%) Oracle Receivables
2 8 (2.79%) Oracle EBS
3 5 (1.74%) Dynamics AX
4 4 (1.39%) Dynamics CRM
4 4 (1.39%) SAP CRM
5 2 (0.70%) Oracle 11i
5 2 (0.70%) Oracle CRM
5 2 (0.70%) Payment Gateway
5 2 (0.70%) Sage CRM
6 1 (0.35%) Infor M3
6 1 (0.35%) Magento
6 1 (0.35%) Oracle ASCP
6 1 (0.35%) Oracle HRMS
6 1 (0.35%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 6 (2.09%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (2.09%) Office 365
2 4 (1.39%) Google Drive
3 2 (0.70%) IaaS
3 2 (0.70%) PaaS
3 2 (0.70%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.05%) Internet
2 2 (0.70%) Broadband
2 2 (0.70%) CTI
2 2 (0.70%) LAN
2 2 (0.70%) NGN
2 2 (0.70%) SMS
2 2 (0.70%) Unified Communications
2 2 (0.70%) VoIP
2 2 (0.70%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (10.10%) BusinessObjects
2 23 (8.01%) Crystal Reports
3 19 (6.62%) SQL Server
4 13 (4.53%) SQL Server 2008
5 12 (4.18%) Oracle Database
6 7 (2.44%) MS Access
7 6 (2.09%) BusinessObjects XI
7 6 (2.09%) Data Mart
7 6 (2.09%) Data Warehouse
7 6 (2.09%) MySQL
7 6 (2.09%) Oracle Database 11g
7 6 (2.09%) Oracle Reports
7 6 (2.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 4 (1.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 3 (1.05%) Relational Database
9 3 (1.05%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 2 (0.70%) QlikView
11 1 (0.35%) DB2
11 1 (0.35%) MongoDB
11 1 (0.35%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 19 (6.62%) JIRA
1 19 (6.62%) Selenium
1 19 (6.62%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (2.44%) QADirector
2 7 (2.44%) TestPartner
3 6 (2.09%) HP UFT
4 5 (1.74%) Cucumber
4 5 (1.74%) Git (software)
5 4 (1.39%) Jenkins
5 4 (1.39%) Subversion
5 4 (1.39%) Visual Studio
6 3 (1.05%) PHPUnit
7 2 (0.70%) JIRA Agile
8 1 (0.35%) Hudson
8 1 (0.35%) Ranorex
8 1 (0.35%) Selenium IDE
8 1 (0.35%) SoapUI
8 1 (0.35%) SpecFlow
8 1 (0.35%) WebDriver
8 1 (0.35%) Zephyr
General
1 129 (44.95%) Finance
2 40 (13.94%) Retail
3 21 (7.32%) Legal
4 20 (6.97%) Banking
5 18 (6.27%) Manufacturing
6 14 (4.88%) Pharmaceutical
7 10 (3.48%) Investment Banking
8 5 (1.74%) Automotive
9 4 (1.39%) Financial Institution
10 3 (1.05%) Back Office
10 3 (1.05%) Front Office
10 3 (1.05%) Games
10 3 (1.05%) Local Government
10 3 (1.05%) Retail Banking
11 2 (0.70%) Advertising
11 2 (0.70%) Billing
11 2 (0.70%) Law
11 2 (0.70%) Multimedia
11 2 (0.70%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 152 (52.96%) Analyst
2 87 (30.31%) Business Analyst
3 48 (16.72%) Test Analyst
4 44 (15.33%) Developer
5 30 (10.45%) Senior Analyst
6 25 (8.71%) Senior Developer
7 24 (8.36%) Test Leader
8 22 (7.67%) Consultant
9 20 (6.97%) Test Manager
10 19 (6.62%) Software Analyst
10 19 (6.62%) Tester
11 18 (6.27%) Senior Business Analyst
12 16 (5.57%) UAT Lead
13 15 (5.23%) UAT Test Lead
14 14 (4.88%) Senior Consultant
15 13 (4.53%) Functional Consultant
15 13 (4.53%) Oracle Consultant
15 13 (4.53%) Oracle Functional Consultant
15 13 (4.53%) Software Tester
16 12 (4.18%) Senior Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (6.62%) .NET
1 19 (6.62%) HTML
2 10 (3.48%) Web Services
2 10 (3.48%) XML
3 7 (2.44%) jQuery
4 6 (2.09%) CSS
5 5 (1.74%) ASP.NET
6 4 (1.39%) .NET Framework
6 4 (1.39%) Entity Framework
7 3 (1.05%) Middleware
7 3 (1.05%) RESTful
8 2 (0.70%) J2EE
8 2 (0.70%) JSON
8 2 (0.70%) Kendo UI
8 2 (0.70%) SOAP
8 2 (0.70%) WPF
9 1 (0.35%) Gherkin
9 1 (0.35%) Lambda Expressions
9 1 (0.35%) LINQ
9 1 (0.35%) Struts2
Miscellaneous
1 49 (17.07%) Analytical Skills
2 35 (12.20%) Management Information System
3 21 (7.32%) User Experience
4 19 (6.62%) Computer Science
5 12 (4.18%) Fixed Income
5 12 (4.18%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 11 (3.83%) Data Centre
7 8 (2.79%) Mobile App
8 6 (2.09%) Virtual Team
9 5 (1.74%) NHS
10 4 (1.39%) Enterprise Software
10 4 (1.39%) iSeries
11 3 (1.05%) AS400
11 3 (1.05%) e-Learning
11 3 (1.05%) Replication
11 3 (1.05%) Statistics
11 3 (1.05%) VLE
12 2 (0.70%) IVR
13 1 (0.35%) Derivative
13 1 (0.35%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 18 (6.27%) Windows
2 8 (2.79%) Windows 7
3 6 (2.09%) Windows Server
4 3 (1.05%) Linux
5 2 (0.70%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.35%) Mac OS X
6 1 (0.35%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 106 (36.93%) Agile Software Development
2 55 (19.16%) Mentoring
3 51 (17.77%) Test Scripting
4 47 (16.38%) Line Management
5 46 (16.03%) Scrum
6 45 (15.68%) Waterfall
7 39 (13.59%) SDLC
8 36 (12.54%) Project Management
9 33 (11.50%) Automated Testing
9 33 (11.50%) Stakeholder Management
10 32 (11.15%) Software Testing
11 31 (10.80%) Business Analysis
11 31 (10.80%) ITIL
12 30 (10.45%) Migration
13 29 (10.10%) Regression Testing
13 29 (10.10%) Systems Analysis
14 28 (9.76%) Functional Testing
15 27 (9.41%) Test Management
16 26 (9.06%) Continuous Improvement
17 25 (8.71%) Defect Management
Programming Languages
1 127 (44.25%) SQL
2 18 (6.27%) C#
3 11 (3.83%) JavaScript
4 10 (3.48%) PHP
5 8 (2.79%) T-SQL
6 7 (2.44%) VB
6 7 (2.44%) VBA
7 6 (2.09%) C
7 6 (2.09%) PL/SQL
8 5 (1.74%) Java
9 4 (1.39%) VB.NET
10 2 (0.70%) RPG
11 1 (0.35%) C++
11 1 (0.35%) Python
11 1 (0.35%) RPG IV
Qualifications
1 46 (16.03%) ISEB
2 35 (12.20%) Degree
3 28 (9.76%) ISTQB
4 12 (4.18%) ITIL Certification
5 9 (3.14%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 8 (2.79%) ISEB Practitioner
7 6 (2.09%) Security Cleared
8 4 (1.39%) SC Cleared
9 2 (0.70%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
9 2 (0.70%) Microsoft Certification
9 2 (0.70%) PMI Certification
9 2 (0.70%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 78 (27.18%) QA
2 3 (1.05%) Data Quality
System Software
1 5 (1.74%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.70%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (1.39%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 71 (24.74%) Microsoft
2 40 (13.94%) Oracle
3 19 (6.62%) SAP
4 10 (3.48%) Google
5 8 (2.79%) HP
6 6 (2.09%) IBM
7 4 (1.39%) ServiceNow
8 3 (1.05%) IDERA
9 2 (0.70%) Avaya
9 2 (0.70%) Cisco
9 2 (0.70%) FrontRange
9 2 (0.70%) Lagan
9 2 (0.70%) Mitel
9 2 (0.70%) Northgate
9 2 (0.70%) Oneserve
9 2 (0.70%) Sage
9 2 (0.70%) Salesforce.com
9 2 (0.70%) Telerik
9 2 (0.70%) VMware
10 1 (0.35%) ATG
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
The Coventry Building Society
Salary: £26k - 33k per year
Posted: 6 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
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Salary: £30000.00 - £38000.00 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits / Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Walsall
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + 10% Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Coventry
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 23 days ago
Birmingham
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 27 days ago