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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Rank 92 92 115
Rank change year-on-year
0 +23
Permanent jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 118 109 90
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 2.37% 2.52% 1.89%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.88% 3.17% 2.50%
Number of salaries quoted 100 98 68
Average salary £37,500 £46,250 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.91% +32.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,200 £29,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £42,650
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +5.26%
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
4091 3436 3594
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 82.00% 79.54% 75.28%
Number of salaries quoted 3528 2780 3095
Average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £26,000 £28,000
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 30 January 2015.

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 30 January 2015. 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 -24 54 £35,000 -30.00% 5
Coventry +2 16 £55,000 +67.93% 1
Warwickshire 0 13 £30,750 -18.00% 1
Solihull +8 10 £37,500 +33.92% 1
Staffordshire +1 10 £43,750 -10.25%
Walsall +4 9 £32,500 +3.17%
Wolverhampton -5 8 £38,500 +10.00% 1
Herefordshire - 1 £35,000 -
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 30 January 2015, 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 65 (30.23%) Finance
2 61 (28.37%) Agile Software Development
3 58 (26.98%) SQL
4 44 (20.47%) System Testing
5 42 (19.53%) QA
6 38 (17.67%) Change Management
7 37 (17.21%) ISEB
8 36 (16.74%) SQL Server
9 35 (16.28%) Oracle
9 35 (16.28%) Microsoft
10 33 (15.35%) Project Management
10 33 (15.35%) Analytical Skills
11 32 (14.88%) Stakeholder Management
12 29 (13.49%) Test Scripting
13 26 (12.09%) Scrum
13 26 (12.09%) Software Testing
14 25 (11.63%) MS Excel
14 25 (11.63%) Relational Database
15 24 (11.16%) HTML
16 20 (9.30%) UML
17 19 (8.84%) Java
17 19 (8.84%) SAP
18 18 (8.37%) Business Analysis
18 18 (8.37%) Oracle Database 11g
18 18 (8.37%) Oracle Database
19 17 (7.91%) Integration Testing
20 16 (7.44%) Test Automation
20 16 (7.44%) ITIL
20 16 (7.44%) C#
20 16 (7.44%) PL/SQL

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

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 9 (4.19%) CMS
2 5 (2.33%) Apache
3 2 (0.93%) SharePoint
3 2 (0.93%) Tomcat
3 2 (0.93%) WebLogic
4 1 (0.47%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 25 (11.63%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.86%) MS Visio
2 4 (1.86%) Photoshop
3 3 (1.40%) MS Office
4 1 (0.47%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 8 (3.72%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (3.26%) SAP FI
3 6 (2.79%) SAP FI/CO
3 6 (2.79%) SAP CO
4 4 (1.86%) SAP HR
4 4 (1.86%) Google Analytics
5 3 (1.40%) SAP HCM
6 2 (0.93%) Dynamics AX
7 1 (0.47%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.33%) SaaS
2 3 (1.40%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 11 (5.12%) LDAP
2 9 (4.19%) FTP
3 8 (3.72%) HTTP
4 1 (0.47%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (16.74%) SQL Server
2 25 (11.63%) Relational Database
3 18 (8.37%) Oracle Database 11g
3 18 (8.37%) Oracle Database
4 15 (6.98%) MySQL
4 15 (6.98%) Data Warehouse
5 9 (4.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 9 (4.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 8 (3.72%) Data Mart
7 7 (3.26%) PostgreSQL
8 6 (2.79%) Apache Cassandra
8 6 (2.79%) SQL Server 2008
9 5 (2.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 3 (1.40%) MS Access
11 2 (0.93%) RDBMS
11 2 (0.93%) Crystal Reports
12 1 (0.47%) BusinessObjects XI
12 1 (0.47%) EDRMS
Development Applications
1 15 (6.98%) Toad
2 7 (3.26%) Visual Studio
3 5 (2.33%) Git (software)
3 5 (2.33%) Eclipse
4 4 (1.86%) Dreamweaver
4 4 (1.86%) Subversion
5 3 (1.40%) Selenium
6 2 (0.93%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (0.93%) WebDriver
7 1 (0.47%) Selenium IDE
7 1 (0.47%) WATIR
7 1 (0.47%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 65 (30.23%) Finance
2 13 (6.05%) Manufacturing
3 9 (4.19%) Banking
4 6 (2.79%) Automotive
4 6 (2.79%) Retail
5 5 (2.33%) Billing
5 5 (2.33%) Marketing
6 4 (1.86%) Publishing
7 3 (1.40%) Investment Banking
8 2 (0.93%) Telecoms
8 2 (0.93%) Pharmaceutical
8 2 (0.93%) Aerospace
9 1 (0.47%) Legal
9 1 (0.47%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 107 (49.77%) Analyst
2 51 (23.72%) Business Analyst
3 31 (14.42%) Developer
4 28 (13.02%) Test Analyst
5 21 (9.77%) Consultant
6 18 (8.37%) Agile Business Analyst
7 16 (7.44%) Applications Support
8 15 (6.98%) Oracle Developer
9 14 (6.51%) Support Analyst
10 13 (6.05%) Software Test Analyst
10 13 (6.05%) Applications Support Analyst
11 12 (5.58%) Tester
12 11 (5.12%) Project Manager
12 11 (5.12%) SAP Consultant
13 9 (4.19%) Senior Analyst
13 9 (4.19%) Senior Business Analyst
14 8 (3.72%) SQL Developer
15 7 (3.26%) Administrator
15 7 (3.26%) Business Systems Analyst
15 7 (3.26%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (11.16%) HTML
2 15 (6.98%) .NET
2 15 (6.98%) CSS
3 14 (6.51%) jQuery
4 11 (5.12%) XML
5 9 (4.19%) Ajax
6 7 (3.26%) J2EE
7 5 (2.33%) CSS3
7 5 (2.33%) HTML5
7 5 (2.33%) ASP.NET
8 4 (1.86%) Flash
9 3 (1.40%) Web Services
9 3 (1.40%) EDI
10 2 (0.93%) EDIFACT
11 1 (0.47%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 33 (15.35%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (5.58%) Management Information System
3 7 (3.26%) Computer Science
4 4 (1.86%) N-Tier
4 4 (1.86%) W3C
4 4 (1.86%) Digital Media
4 4 (1.86%) Social Media
4 4 (1.86%) Open Source
5 3 (1.40%) FMCG
6 2 (0.93%) Client/Server
6 2 (0.93%) PMI
6 2 (0.93%) Mobile App
6 2 (0.93%) TRADACOMS
7 1 (0.47%) Telematics
7 1 (0.47%) Reference Data
7 1 (0.47%) E-Learning
7 1 (0.47%) Smartphone
7 1 (0.47%) Market Risk
7 1 (0.47%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 15 (6.98%) Linux
2 11 (5.12%) Windows
3 7 (3.26%) UNIX
4 5 (2.33%) Android
4 5 (2.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (2.33%) Solaris
5 4 (1.86%) AIX
6 3 (1.40%) Windows 2000
7 2 (0.93%) Windows XP
7 2 (0.93%) SUSE
7 2 (0.93%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (28.37%) Agile Software Development
2 44 (20.47%) System Testing
3 38 (17.67%) Change Management
4 33 (15.35%) Project Management
5 32 (14.88%) Stakeholder Management
6 29 (13.49%) Test Scripting
7 26 (12.09%) Scrum
7 26 (12.09%) Software Testing
8 20 (9.30%) UML
9 18 (8.37%) Business Analysis
10 17 (7.91%) Integration Testing
11 16 (7.44%) Test Automation
11 16 (7.44%) ITIL
12 15 (6.98%) Logistics
12 15 (6.98%) Test Strategy
13 14 (6.51%) Kanban
13 14 (6.51%) Automated Testing
13 14 (6.51%) CRM
14 10 (4.65%) Web Development
15 9 (4.19%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 58 (26.98%) SQL
2 19 (8.84%) Java
3 16 (7.44%) C#
3 16 (7.44%) PL/SQL
4 15 (6.98%) PHP
5 14 (6.51%) JavaScript
6 8 (3.72%) Shell Script
6 8 (3.72%) C++
7 6 (2.79%) Bash Shell
8 5 (2.33%) PHP5
8 5 (2.33%) C
9 4 (1.86%) Perl
9 4 (1.86%) Korn
10 2 (0.93%) T-SQL
10 2 (0.93%) ActionScript
10 2 (0.93%) ActionScript 2.0
11 1 (0.47%) VBA
Qualifications
1 37 (17.21%) ISEB
2 15 (6.98%) Degree
3 10 (4.65%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 5 (2.33%) Six Sigma Black Belt
4 5 (2.33%) ISTQB
5 2 (0.93%) HND
5 2 (0.93%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (0.93%) PMP
5 2 (0.93%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 42 (19.53%) QA
2 2 (0.93%) COBIT
3 1 (0.47%) SLA
Systems Management
1 7 (3.26%) HP Quality Center
2 6 (2.79%) Puppet
3 2 (0.93%) CA SiteMinder
Vendors
1 35 (16.28%) Oracle
1 35 (16.28%) Microsoft
2 19 (8.84%) SAP
3 9 (4.19%) Business Objects
4 5 (2.33%) Sun
5 4 (1.86%) Google
5 4 (1.86%) RedPrairie
6 2 (0.93%) Cognos
6 2 (0.93%) HP
6 2 (0.93%) CA
6 2 (0.93%) SEEBURGER
7 1 (0.47%) Capita
7 1 (0.47%) JDA
7 1 (0.47%) IBM
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
BARCLAY ANDERSON LIMITED
Salary: From £55,000 to £60,000 per annum £6k Car Allowance + Benefits Package
Posted: 2 days ago
West Midlands
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £28550 per annum + 33 days holiday, pension and more
Posted: 2 days ago
West Midlands
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Coventry
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Redditch, Worcestershire
Executive Resource Group
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Sutton Coldfield, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
Opus IT Consulting
Salary: £37000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + upto 20% bonus and bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands
HS2
Salary: c. £38,587 plus flex fund in lieu of benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Birmingham
Computer Futures
Salary: £42000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
Birmingham
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £43000 per annum + Negotiable, Competitive Bens.
Posted: 19 days ago
Birmingham
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £38000 - £43000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 23 days ago