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 26 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Rank 97 73 132
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +59
Permanent jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 149 189 102
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 2.55% 3.30% 1.84%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.92% 3.80% 2.21%
Number of salaries quoted 132 141 89
Median salary £42,500 £37,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,750 £27,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £51,750 £56,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
5109 4980 4610
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 87.32% 86.97% 83.24%
Number of salaries quoted 4028 4059 3826
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,850
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £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 26 August 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 26 August 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 -7 50 £41,000 +9.33% 6
Warwickshire +17 28 £38,500 +18.46% 3
Coventry -21 24 £45,000 -5.26% 4
Wolverhampton +11 18 £43,500 +28.88% 1
Staffordshire -37 12 £39,000 +30.00% 2
Solihull +15 3 £22,500 -30.76%
West Bromwich +5 3 £52,500 - 1
Worcestershire +11 2 £24,750 -10.00%
Walsall -9 2 £32,500 -23.52% 1
Dudley -6 1 £32,500 -
Shropshire - 1 - -
User Acceptance Testing
England

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

For the 6 months to 26 August 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.

1 138 (44.81%) Finance
2 128 (41.56%) SQL
3 100 (32.47%) Agile Software Development
4 84 (27.27%) QA
5 75 (24.35%) Microsoft
6 59 (19.16%) Mentoring
7 55 (17.86%) Analytical Skills
8 54 (17.53%) Test Scripting
9 48 (15.58%) Line Management
10 46 (14.94%) ISEB
11 45 (14.61%) Scrum
12 40 (12.99%) Oracle
13 39 (12.66%) Automated Testing
13 39 (12.66%) Degree
13 39 (12.66%) Waterfall
14 38 (12.34%) Test Management
14 38 (12.34%) Software Testing
15 37 (12.01%) SDLC
16 36 (11.69%) Retail
17 34 (11.04%) Stakeholder Management
17 34 (11.04%) Management Information System
17 34 (11.04%) Project Management
18 32 (10.39%) Regression Testing
18 32 (10.39%) Defect Management
19 31 (10.06%) Test Planning
19 31 (10.06%) Functional Testing
19 31 (10.06%) ITIL
19 31 (10.06%) Migration
19 31 (10.06%) Business Analysis
20 30 (9.74%) ISTQB

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 (1.95%) Documentum
1 6 (1.95%) FileNet
1 6 (1.95%) IIS
2 3 (0.97%) Apache
2 3 (0.97%) Moodle
2 3 (0.97%) WordPress
3 2 (0.65%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (0.32%) CMS
4 1 (0.32%) WebLogic
Applications
1 27 (8.77%) MS Excel
2 14 (4.55%) MS Office
3 9 (2.92%) MS Visio
4 3 (0.97%) Fireworks
4 3 (0.97%) MS Project
4 3 (0.97%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.32%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 10 (3.25%) Dynamics AX
1 10 (3.25%) Oracle Cash Management
1 10 (3.25%) Oracle iProcurement
1 10 (3.25%) Oracle Payables
1 10 (3.25%) Oracle Receivables
2 9 (2.92%) Oracle Assets
2 9 (2.92%) Oracle EBS R12
3 8 (2.60%) Oracle EBS
4 4 (1.30%) Dynamics CRM
4 4 (1.30%) SAP CRM
5 3 (0.97%) Oracle 11i
6 2 (0.65%) Oracle ASCP
6 2 (0.65%) Oracle CRM
6 2 (0.65%) Payment Gateway
6 2 (0.65%) Sage CRM
7 1 (0.32%) Infor M3
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.62%) SaaS
2 4 (1.30%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (1.30%) Google Drive
2 4 (1.30%) Office 365
3 2 (0.65%) IaaS
3 2 (0.65%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.30%) Internet
2 2 (0.65%) Broadband
2 2 (0.65%) CTI
2 2 (0.65%) LAN
2 2 (0.65%) NGN
2 2 (0.65%) SMS
2 2 (0.65%) Unified Communications
2 2 (0.65%) VoIP
2 2 (0.65%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (9.42%) BusinessObjects
2 23 (7.47%) Crystal Reports
3 19 (6.17%) SQL Server
4 13 (4.22%) SQL Server 2008
5 12 (3.90%) Oracle Database
6 7 (2.27%) MS Access
7 6 (1.95%) BusinessObjects XI
7 6 (1.95%) Data Mart
7 6 (1.95%) Data Warehouse
7 6 (1.95%) Oracle Database 11g
7 6 (1.95%) Oracle Reports
7 6 (1.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 4 (1.30%) MySQL
8 4 (1.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 3 (0.97%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 2 (0.65%) DB2
10 2 (0.65%) PostgreSQL
10 2 (0.65%) QlikView
10 2 (0.65%) Relational Database
11 1 (0.32%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 25 (8.12%) Selenium
2 20 (6.49%) JIRA
3 16 (5.19%) Team Foundation Server
4 8 (2.60%) HP UFT
5 7 (2.27%) QADirector
5 7 (2.27%) TestPartner
6 4 (1.30%) Cucumber
6 4 (1.30%) Git (software)
6 4 (1.30%) Subversion
6 4 (1.30%) Visual Studio
7 3 (0.97%) Jenkins
8 2 (0.65%) JIRA Agile
9 1 (0.32%) Axure RP
9 1 (0.32%) Hudson
9 1 (0.32%) Mercurial
9 1 (0.32%) PHPUnit
9 1 (0.32%) Ranorex
9 1 (0.32%) Selenium IDE
9 1 (0.32%) SoapUI
9 1 (0.32%) SpecFlow
General
1 138 (44.81%) Finance
2 36 (11.69%) Retail
3 21 (6.82%) Legal
4 19 (6.17%) Manufacturing
5 18 (5.84%) Banking
6 13 (4.22%) Pharmaceutical
7 10 (3.25%) Investment Banking
8 5 (1.62%) Automotive
8 5 (1.62%) Back Office
9 4 (1.30%) Financial Institution
9 4 (1.30%) Games
10 3 (0.97%) Front Office
10 3 (0.97%) Local Government
11 2 (0.65%) Advertising
11 2 (0.65%) Billing
11 2 (0.65%) Law
11 2 (0.65%) Multimedia
11 2 (0.65%) Telecoms
12 1 (0.32%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 160 (51.95%) Analyst
2 83 (26.95%) Business Analyst
3 53 (17.21%) Test Analyst
4 43 (13.96%) Developer
5 30 (9.74%) Senior Analyst
5 30 (9.74%) Test Leader
5 30 (9.74%) Test Manager
6 24 (7.79%) Senior Developer
7 21 (6.82%) Software Analyst
8 20 (6.49%) Consultant
9 18 (5.84%) Tester
10 17 (5.52%) Senior Business Analyst
11 16 (5.19%) UAT Lead
12 15 (4.87%) UAT Test Lead
13 14 (4.55%) Senior Consultant
14 13 (4.22%) Functional Consultant
14 13 (4.22%) Oracle Consultant
14 13 (4.22%) Oracle Functional Consultant
14 13 (4.22%) Senior Test Analyst
14 13 (4.22%) Software Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (6.49%) .NET
2 19 (6.17%) HTML
3 12 (3.90%) XML
4 6 (1.95%) CSS
4 6 (1.95%) jQuery
4 6 (1.95%) Web Services
5 5 (1.62%) ASP.NET
6 4 (1.30%) .NET Framework
6 4 (1.30%) Entity Framework
7 2 (0.65%) J2EE
7 2 (0.65%) JSON
7 2 (0.65%) JSP
7 2 (0.65%) Kendo UI
7 2 (0.65%) Middleware
7 2 (0.65%) RESTful
7 2 (0.65%) WPF
8 1 (0.32%) Servlets
8 1 (0.32%) SOAP
8 1 (0.32%) Struts
8 1 (0.32%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 55 (17.86%) Analytical Skills
2 34 (11.04%) Management Information System
3 22 (7.14%) User Experience
4 21 (6.82%) Computer Science
5 14 (4.55%) Data Centre
6 12 (3.90%) Fixed Income
6 12 (3.90%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 10 (3.25%) Enterprise Software
7 10 (3.25%) Mobile App
8 6 (1.95%) Virtual Team
9 5 (1.62%) NHS
10 4 (1.30%) iSeries
11 3 (0.97%) e-Learning
11 3 (0.97%) Replication
11 3 (0.97%) Statistics
11 3 (0.97%) VLE
12 2 (0.65%) AS400
12 2 (0.65%) Client/Server
12 2 (0.65%) IVR
13 1 (0.32%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 18 (5.84%) Windows
2 8 (2.60%) Windows 7
3 4 (1.30%) Windows Server
4 3 (0.97%) Linux
5 1 (0.32%) Android
5 1 (0.32%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.32%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 100 (32.47%) Agile Software Development
2 59 (19.16%) Mentoring
3 54 (17.53%) Test Scripting
4 48 (15.58%) Line Management
5 45 (14.61%) Scrum
6 39 (12.66%) Automated Testing
6 39 (12.66%) Waterfall
7 38 (12.34%) Software Testing
7 38 (12.34%) Test Management
8 37 (12.01%) SDLC
9 34 (11.04%) Project Management
9 34 (11.04%) Stakeholder Management
10 32 (10.39%) Defect Management
10 32 (10.39%) Regression Testing
11 31 (10.06%) Business Analysis
11 31 (10.06%) Functional Testing
11 31 (10.06%) ITIL
11 31 (10.06%) Migration
11 31 (10.06%) Test Planning
12 29 (9.42%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 128 (41.56%) SQL
2 19 (6.17%) C#
3 11 (3.57%) C
3 11 (3.57%) JavaScript
4 9 (2.92%) PHP
5 8 (2.60%) Java
5 8 (2.60%) T-SQL
6 7 (2.27%) VB
6 7 (2.27%) VBA
7 6 (1.95%) PL/SQL
8 4 (1.30%) VB.NET
9 2 (0.65%) RPG
10 1 (0.32%) C++
10 1 (0.32%) Python
10 1 (0.32%) RPG IV
Qualifications
1 46 (14.94%) ISEB
2 39 (12.66%) Degree
3 30 (9.74%) ISTQB
4 12 (3.90%) ITIL Certification
5 9 (2.92%) ISEB Practitioner
5 9 (2.92%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 8 (2.60%) Security Cleared
7 6 (1.95%) SC Cleared
8 2 (0.65%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
8 2 (0.65%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (0.65%) PMI Certification
8 2 (0.65%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 84 (27.27%) QA
2 3 (0.97%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.32%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (1.62%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.65%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (1.62%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 75 (24.35%) Microsoft
2 40 (12.99%) Oracle
3 17 (5.52%) SAP
4 11 (3.57%) HP
5 8 (2.60%) Google
6 6 (1.95%) IBM
7 5 (1.62%) ServiceNow
8 3 (0.97%) IDERA
9 2 (0.65%) Avaya
9 2 (0.65%) Cisco
9 2 (0.65%) FrontRange
9 2 (0.65%) Lagan
9 2 (0.65%) Mitel
9 2 (0.65%) Northgate
9 2 (0.65%) Oneserve
9 2 (0.65%) Sage
9 2 (0.65%) Salesforce.com
9 2 (0.65%) Siebel
9 2 (0.65%) Telerik
9 2 (0.65%) VMware
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Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + 10% Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
Opus IT Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £52000 per annum + 20% bonus and bens
Posted: Yesterday
Warwickshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £28000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £30k - 40k per year + pension, holidays, childcare vouchers and flexi
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Gambling Commission
Salary: From £27,429 to £33,524 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Salary: £28000.00 - £33000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Warwickshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £20000 - £22000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Computer People
Salary: £40000.00 per annum + Fixed Term Contract
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Colossus Associates
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum, Benefits 0
Posted: 3 days ago
Staffordshire
FT Select
Salary: From £51,000 to £62,000 per annum Plus car allowance and excellent ben
Posted: 2 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
The Coventry Building Society
Salary: £26k - 33k per year
Posted: 18 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
The Coventry Building Society
Salary: £26k - 39k per year
Posted: 17 days ago
Rugby
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 25 days ago