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 4 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Rank 93 81 116
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +35
Permanent jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 138 114 82
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 2.73% 2.71% 1.74%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.40% 3.39% 2.28%
Number of salaries quoted 117 102 71
Average salary £37,500 £47,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.05% +26.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,435 £30,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £65,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,250
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +4.57%
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
4064 3360 3590
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 80.35% 80.02% 76.08%
Number of salaries quoted 3409 2663 3032
Average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £27,867
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,550 £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 4 March 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 4 March 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 -32 65 £37,500 -25.00% 9
Coventry +8 28 £55,000 +69.23% 4
Walsall +7 11 £32,500 -13.33% 2
Solihull -2 10 £37,500 +33.92% 1
Warwickshire -5 10 £35,375 -3.08%
Staffordshire -3 7 £45,000 -5.26% 1
Wolverhampton +1 5 £37,500 +7.14% 1
Worcestershire -8 5 £57,500 +187.50%
Herefordshire - 1 £35,000 -
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 4 March 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 80 (32.65%) Agile Software Development
2 60 (24.49%) Finance
3 58 (23.67%) SQL
4 48 (19.59%) System Testing
5 42 (17.14%) ISEB
5 42 (17.14%) Change Management
6 41 (16.73%) QA
7 36 (14.69%) Test Scripting
7 36 (14.69%) SQL Server
7 36 (14.69%) Stakeholder Management
8 35 (14.29%) Project Management
9 34 (13.88%) Scrum
10 32 (13.06%) Microsoft
11 30 (12.24%) UML
11 30 (12.24%) Analytical Skills
12 29 (11.84%) Test Automation
13 28 (11.43%) Oracle
13 28 (11.43%) Software Testing
14 27 (11.02%) SAP
15 26 (10.61%) .NET
16 25 (10.20%) MS Excel
17 23 (9.39%) HTML
18 22 (8.98%) Kanban
19 21 (8.57%) Relational Database
20 20 (8.16%) Java
20 20 (8.16%) C#
21 18 (7.35%) Business Analysis
21 18 (7.35%) Manufacturing
22 17 (6.94%) Integration Testing
23 16 (6.53%) Regression Testing

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

For the 6 months to 4 March 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 (3.67%) CMS
2 4 (1.63%) Apache
3 2 (0.82%) Tomcat
4 1 (0.41%) GlassFish
4 1 (0.41%) Oracle Workflow
4 1 (0.41%) JBoss
4 1 (0.41%) WebLogic
Applications
1 25 (10.20%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.63%) Photoshop
2 4 (1.63%) MS Visio
3 2 (0.82%) MS Project
4 1 (0.41%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 12 (4.90%) SAP FI
2 11 (4.49%) SAP FI/CO
2 11 (4.49%) SAP CO
3 7 (2.86%) Dynamics CRM
4 5 (2.04%) SAP HR
5 4 (1.63%) SAP HCM
5 4 (1.63%) Google Analytics
6 1 (0.41%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.04%) SaaS
2 4 (1.63%) SuccessFactors
3 1 (0.41%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 7 (2.86%) FTP
1 7 (2.86%) LDAP
2 5 (2.04%) HTTP
2 5 (2.04%) VoIP
3 1 (0.41%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (14.69%) SQL Server
2 21 (8.57%) Relational Database
3 13 (5.31%) MySQL
4 12 (4.90%) Oracle Database 11g
4 12 (4.90%) Oracle Database
5 9 (3.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 9 (3.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 9 (3.67%) Data Warehouse
6 6 (2.45%) SQL Server 2008
7 5 (2.04%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 5 (2.04%) PostgreSQL
8 4 (1.63%) Data Mart
9 3 (1.22%) Apache Cassandra
10 2 (0.82%) RDBMS
10 2 (0.82%) MS Access
11 1 (0.41%) BusinessObjects XI
11 1 (0.41%) EDRMS
Development Applications
1 12 (4.90%) Toad
2 6 (2.45%) Git (software)
3 5 (2.04%) Eclipse
3 5 (2.04%) Visual Studio
4 4 (1.63%) Dreamweaver
4 4 (1.63%) Subversion
4 4 (1.63%) Selenium
5 3 (1.22%) JUnit
6 2 (0.82%) QuickTest Pro
6 2 (0.82%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (0.82%) WebDriver
7 1 (0.41%) WATIR
7 1 (0.41%) Mocha
7 1 (0.41%) Selenium IDE
7 1 (0.41%) Jenkins
7 1 (0.41%) Liquibase
7 1 (0.41%) Maven
7 1 (0.41%) NUnit
General
1 60 (24.49%) Finance
2 18 (7.35%) Manufacturing
3 11 (4.49%) Banking
4 10 (4.08%) Retail
4 10 (4.08%) Billing
5 6 (2.45%) Automotive
6 4 (1.63%) Retail Banking
6 4 (1.63%) Marketing
6 4 (1.63%) Publishing
7 3 (1.22%) Telecoms
8 2 (0.82%) Pharmaceutical
8 2 (0.82%) Aerospace
9 1 (0.41%) Legal
9 1 (0.41%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.41%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 124 (50.61%) Analyst
2 66 (26.94%) Business Analyst
3 30 (12.24%) Test Analyst
4 28 (11.43%) Developer
5 27 (11.02%) Consultant
6 25 (10.20%) Agile Business Analyst
7 17 (6.94%) Tester
8 15 (6.12%) Project Manager
9 14 (5.71%) Support Analyst
9 14 (5.71%) Applications Support
10 13 (5.31%) Software Test Analyst
10 13 (5.31%) SAP Consultant
11 12 (4.90%) Oracle Developer
12 10 (4.08%) Senior Analyst
12 10 (4.08%) Applications Support Analyst
13 9 (3.67%) Senior Business Analyst
14 8 (3.27%) Business Systems Analyst
14 8 (3.27%) Systems Analyst
14 8 (3.27%) SQL Developer
15 7 (2.86%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (10.61%) .NET
2 23 (9.39%) HTML
3 15 (6.12%) CSS
4 14 (5.71%) jQuery
5 11 (4.49%) XML
6 9 (3.67%) Ajax
7 7 (2.86%) J2EE
8 5 (2.04%) CSS3
8 5 (2.04%) HTML5
8 5 (2.04%) ASP.NET
9 4 (1.63%) Web Services
9 4 (1.63%) Flash
10 3 (1.22%) EDI
11 2 (0.82%) EDIFACT
12 1 (0.41%) RESTful
12 1 (0.41%) Grails
12 1 (0.41%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 30 (12.24%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (3.27%) Management Information System
3 7 (2.86%) Computer Science
4 5 (2.04%) Open Source
5 4 (1.63%) W3C
5 4 (1.63%) N-Tier
5 4 (1.63%) Social Media
5 4 (1.63%) Digital Media
5 4 (1.63%) FMCG
6 3 (1.22%) User Experience
6 3 (1.22%) Client/Server
7 2 (0.82%) PMI
7 2 (0.82%) Mobile App
7 2 (0.82%) TRADACOMS
8 1 (0.41%) Reference Data
8 1 (0.41%) Telematics
8 1 (0.41%) Market Risk
8 1 (0.41%) Credit Risk
8 1 (0.41%) E-Learning
8 1 (0.41%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 12 (4.90%) Linux
2 9 (3.67%) Windows
3 6 (2.45%) UNIX
4 5 (2.04%) Android
4 5 (2.04%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (1.63%) Solaris
6 3 (1.22%) AIX
7 2 (0.82%) Windows 2000
8 1 (0.41%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.41%) SUSE
8 1 (0.41%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 80 (32.65%) Agile Software Development
2 48 (19.59%) System Testing
3 42 (17.14%) Change Management
4 36 (14.69%) Test Scripting
4 36 (14.69%) Stakeholder Management
5 35 (14.29%) Project Management
6 34 (13.88%) Scrum
7 30 (12.24%) UML
8 29 (11.84%) Test Automation
9 28 (11.43%) Software Testing
10 22 (8.98%) Kanban
11 18 (7.35%) Business Analysis
12 17 (6.94%) Integration Testing
13 16 (6.53%) Regression Testing
14 15 (6.12%) Test Strategy
15 14 (5.71%) CRM
15 14 (5.71%) Logistics
16 13 (5.31%) ITIL
17 12 (4.90%) Risk Management
17 12 (4.90%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 58 (23.67%) SQL
2 20 (8.16%) Java
2 20 (8.16%) C#
3 15 (6.12%) PHP
3 15 (6.12%) PL/SQL
3 15 (6.12%) JavaScript
4 7 (2.86%) Shell Script
5 6 (2.45%) C++
6 5 (2.04%) PHP5
6 5 (2.04%) C
7 4 (1.63%) T-SQL
8 3 (1.22%) Bash Shell
8 3 (1.22%) Korn
8 3 (1.22%) Perl
9 2 (0.82%) ActionScript
9 2 (0.82%) ActionScript 2.0
10 1 (0.41%) Groovy
10 1 (0.41%) Ruby
10 1 (0.41%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 42 (17.14%) ISEB
2 11 (4.49%) Degree
3 10 (4.08%) VCP4
4 8 (3.27%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 5 (2.04%) Six Sigma Black Belt
6 3 (1.22%) ISTQB
7 2 (0.82%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (0.82%) PMP
7 2 (0.82%) PMI Certification
7 2 (0.82%) HND
8 1 (0.41%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 41 (16.73%) QA
2 3 (1.22%) WAI
2 3 (1.22%) COBIT
3 1 (0.41%) SLA
3 1 (0.41%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (0.41%) Docker
Systems Management
1 11 (4.49%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (1.63%) Puppet
3 1 (0.41%) CA Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 32 (13.06%) Microsoft
2 28 (11.43%) Oracle
3 27 (11.02%) SAP
4 6 (2.45%) HP
5 5 (2.04%) RedPrairie
5 5 (2.04%) Business Objects
6 4 (1.63%) Sun
6 4 (1.63%) Google
7 2 (0.82%) IBM
7 2 (0.82%) SEEBURGER
8 1 (0.41%) Capita
8 1 (0.41%) PeopleSoft
8 1 (0.41%) CA
8 1 (0.41%) JDA
West Midlands
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £350.00 - £400.00 per day
Posted: 5 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £350.00 - £400.00 per day
Posted: 5 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
West Midlands
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £28550 per annum + training and excellent package
Posted: Yesterday
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Anderson Lamb
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum plus bonus & benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham
Volt
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Gambling Commission
Salary: From £27,429 to £33,524 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
West Midlands
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £28550 per annum + training and excellent package
Posted: 5 days ago
West Midlands
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + training and excellent package
Posted: 5 days ago
Walsall, West Midlands (County)
Robert Walters
Salary: £28000 - £40000 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
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Sanderson
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Walsall
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Coventry
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Birmingham
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £38000 - £43000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Birmingham
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £24000.00 - £27000.00 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Stoke-on-Trent
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £25k - 35k per year + Bonus
Posted: 20 days ago
Coventry
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + 31 days holday + Package
Posted: 20 days ago