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 21 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Rank 117 88 117
Rank change year-on-year
-29 +29
Permanent jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 103 140 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.87% 2.56% 1.70%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.44% 3.30% 2.27%
Number of salaries quoted 90 110 60
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £33,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +18.51%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,250 £27,000 £24,900
10% offered a salary of more than £55,500 £55,000 £51,150
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +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
4227 4237 3570
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 76.62% 77.42% 74.92%
Number of salaries quoted 3493 3576 3029
Average salary £41,000 £40,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.23% +1.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 21 August 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 21 August 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
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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 +9 70 £50,000 +17.64% 4
Warwickshire +5 6 £37,500 -11.76% 1
Worcestershire +2 6 £37,500 -11.76% 1
Wolverhampton +3 4 £40,000 +33.33%
Solihull -4 3 £27,500 -20.86%
Coventry -12 3 £31,750 +17.59% 1
Staffordshire -22 3 £35,000 +29.62% 2
West Bromwich -6 1 - -
Walsall -10 1 £37,500 +2.73%
Herefordshire - 1 - -
User Acceptance Testing
England

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

For the 6 months to 21 August 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.

1 121 (53.30%) Finance
2 72 (31.72%) Oracle
3 61 (26.87%) QA
4 60 (26.43%) SQL
5 49 (21.59%) SQL Server
6 43 (18.94%) ISEB
7 41 (18.06%) UML
8 40 (17.62%) Business Analysis
9 38 (16.74%) Test Scripting
10 37 (16.30%) Degree
11 33 (14.54%) Microsoft
12 30 (13.22%) Retail
13 29 (12.78%) Windows
13 29 (12.78%) Stakeholder Management
14 28 (12.33%) Agile Software Development
15 24 (10.57%) Banking
16 22 (9.69%) MS Excel
16 22 (9.69%) Data Warehouse
16 22 (9.69%) Credit Risk
16 22 (9.69%) System Testing
16 22 (9.69%) Test Strategy
16 22 (9.69%) Relational Database
17 21 (9.25%) HP
17 21 (9.25%) Performance Testing
18 20 (8.81%) Back Office
18 20 (8.81%) Software Testing
19 18 (7.93%) Investment Banking
19 18 (7.93%) Oracle Database 11g
19 18 (7.93%) Oracle Database
20 17 (7.49%) Data Analysis

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

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 10 (4.41%) Apache
1 10 (4.41%) Tomcat
1 10 (4.41%) WebLogic
2 5 (2.20%) SharePoint
3 4 (1.76%) Oracle Workflow
4 3 (1.32%) IIS
5 2 (0.88%) SharePoint 2013
5 2 (0.88%) SharePoint Server
5 2 (0.88%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.44%) Lync
Applications
1 22 (9.69%) MS Excel
2 14 (6.17%) MS Office
3 8 (3.52%) MS Project
4 5 (2.20%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.44%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (3.08%) Oracle Financials
1 7 (3.08%) Oracle General Ledger
1 7 (3.08%) Oracle Payables
1 7 (3.08%) Oracle Assets
2 6 (2.64%) Oracle BPM
3 5 (2.20%) Dynamics CRM
4 4 (1.76%) Oracle Applications
4 4 (1.76%) Oracle EBS R12
4 4 (1.76%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
4 4 (1.76%) Oracle Receivables
5 3 (1.32%) SAP HR
6 2 (0.88%) Dynamics AX
7 1 (0.44%) SAP R/3
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.44%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 12 (5.29%) LDAP
2 6 (2.64%) FTP
3 5 (2.20%) Internet
4 2 (0.88%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (21.59%) SQL Server
2 22 (9.69%) Data Warehouse
2 22 (9.69%) Relational Database
3 18 (7.93%) Oracle Database
3 18 (7.93%) Oracle Database 11g
4 14 (6.17%) Data Mart
5 10 (4.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 5 (2.20%) Informix
7 4 (1.76%) MySQL
8 3 (1.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 3 (1.32%) Data Mining
8 3 (1.32%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 3 (1.32%) IBM InfoSphere
8 3 (1.32%) Cognos Framework Manager
9 2 (0.88%) Apache Cassandra
9 2 (0.88%) PostgreSQL
9 2 (0.88%) Crystal Reports
10 1 (0.44%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 15 (6.61%) Toad
2 13 (5.73%) LoadRunner
3 11 (4.85%) Selenium
4 10 (4.41%) NeoLoad
5 7 (3.08%) QuickTest Pro
6 5 (2.20%) PVCS
6 5 (2.20%) Team Foundation Server
6 5 (2.20%) MSTest
7 2 (0.88%) JIRA
7 2 (0.88%) Visual Studio
8 1 (0.44%) JUnit
8 1 (0.44%) ClearQuest
8 1 (0.44%) MSI
8 1 (0.44%) AdminStudio
8 1 (0.44%) Checkstyle
8 1 (0.44%) FindBugs
General
1 121 (53.30%) Finance
2 30 (13.22%) Retail
3 24 (10.57%) Banking
4 20 (8.81%) Back Office
5 18 (7.93%) Investment Banking
6 5 (2.20%) Legal
7 4 (1.76%) Games
8 3 (1.32%) Telecoms
8 3 (1.32%) General Ledger
9 2 (0.88%) Manufacturing
9 2 (0.88%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.44%) Billing
10 1 (0.44%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 111 (48.90%) Analyst
2 68 (29.96%) Business Analyst
3 24 (10.57%) Test Manager
3 24 (10.57%) Test Analyst
4 23 (10.13%) Developer
5 18 (7.93%) Tester
6 15 (6.61%) Systems Analyst
7 14 (6.17%) Project Manager
7 14 (6.17%) Oracle Developer
8 13 (5.73%) Consultant
9 11 (4.85%) Financial Business Analyst
9 11 (4.85%) Financial Services Business Analyst
10 10 (4.41%) Performance Manager
10 10 (4.41%) Oracle Data Warehouse Developer
10 10 (4.41%) Performance Test Manager
10 10 (4.41%) Data Warehouse Developer
11 9 (3.96%) Financial Analyst
11 9 (3.96%) IT Business Analyst
12 8 (3.52%) Support Analyst
13 7 (3.08%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (7.05%) HTML
2 15 (6.61%) .NET
2 15 (6.61%) Web Services
3 9 (3.96%) XML
4 8 (3.52%) Middleware
5 7 (3.08%) WCF
5 7 (3.08%) J2EE
6 6 (2.64%) Oracle Fusion
6 6 (2.64%) WebCenter
7 2 (0.88%) Ajax
7 2 (0.88%) Windows SharePoint Services
7 2 (0.88%) .NET Framework
7 2 (0.88%) ADO.NET
7 2 (0.88%) ASP.NET
7 2 (0.88%) CSS
7 2 (0.88%) XSL
7 2 (0.88%) XSLT
8 1 (0.44%) SOAP
8 1 (0.44%) Web Dynpro
8 1 (0.44%) SAP XI
Miscellaneous
1 22 (9.69%) Credit Risk
2 8 (3.52%) Reference Data
2 8 (3.52%) Management Information System
3 4 (1.76%) FMCG
3 4 (1.76%) Computer Science
4 3 (1.32%) Replication
5 2 (0.88%) Clustering
5 2 (0.88%) AS400
5 2 (0.88%) DTV
5 2 (0.88%) Derivative
5 2 (0.88%) Statistics
6 1 (0.44%) Mathematics
6 1 (0.44%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (0.44%) E-Learning
6 1 (0.44%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 29 (12.78%) Windows
2 12 (5.29%) UNIX
3 11 (4.85%) Linux
4 9 (3.96%) AIX
4 9 (3.96%) Solaris
5 8 (3.52%) SUSE
5 8 (3.52%) Windows 2000
6 2 (0.88%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.44%) Windows XP
7 1 (0.44%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.44%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (18.06%) UML
2 40 (17.62%) Business Analysis
3 38 (16.74%) Test Scripting
4 29 (12.78%) Stakeholder Management
5 28 (12.33%) Agile Software Development
6 22 (9.69%) System Testing
6 22 (9.69%) Test Strategy
7 21 (9.25%) Performance Testing
8 20 (8.81%) Software Testing
9 17 (7.49%) Data Analysis
10 16 (7.05%) ITIL
10 16 (7.05%) Project Management
10 16 (7.05%) Change Management
11 13 (5.73%) PRINCE2
11 13 (5.73%) Migration
12 12 (5.29%) Data Modelling
13 11 (4.85%) Workflow
13 11 (4.85%) Unit Testing
13 11 (4.85%) Business Development
14 10 (4.41%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 60 (26.43%) SQL
2 14 (6.17%) PL/SQL
3 12 (5.29%) Java
3 12 (5.29%) Shell Script
4 10 (4.41%) Perl
5 9 (3.96%) JavaScript
6 8 (3.52%) C#
6 8 (3.52%) Korn
7 3 (1.32%) C
8 2 (0.88%) PowerShell
8 2 (0.88%) Bash Shell
8 2 (0.88%) VBScript
8 2 (0.88%) VB.NET
8 2 (0.88%) C++
8 2 (0.88%) Delphi
8 2 (0.88%) PHP
8 2 (0.88%) RPG
9 1 (0.44%) ABAP
9 1 (0.44%) VB
Qualifications
1 43 (18.94%) ISEB
2 37 (16.30%) Degree
3 16 (7.05%) ISTQB
3 16 (7.05%) SC Cleared
3 16 (7.05%) Security Cleared
4 7 (3.08%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 5 (2.20%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 4 (1.76%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
7 3 (1.32%) ISEB Practitioner
7 3 (1.32%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (0.88%) MCTS
8 2 (0.88%) ACCA
8 2 (0.88%) CIMA
9 1 (0.44%) OCA
9 1 (0.44%) Oracle Certification
9 1 (0.44%) MCSE
9 1 (0.44%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 61 (26.87%) QA
2 2 (0.88%) SLA
3 1 (0.44%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (0.88%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.44%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (0.44%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.44%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 13 (5.73%) HP Quality Center
2 9 (3.96%) CA SiteMinder
3 2 (0.88%) Puppet
4 1 (0.44%) SCCM
Vendors
1 72 (31.72%) Oracle
2 33 (14.54%) Microsoft
3 21 (9.25%) HP
4 14 (6.17%) Business Objects
5 10 (4.41%) SOASTA, Inc
6 9 (3.96%) Sun
7 8 (3.52%) CA
8 6 (2.64%) Citrix
9 5 (2.20%) SAP
9 5 (2.20%) Cognos
9 5 (2.20%) IBM
10 3 (1.32%) Netezza
11 1 (0.44%) MicroStrategy
11 1 (0.44%) VMware
11 1 (0.44%) AppSense
11 1 (0.44%) Adobe
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £24k - 26k per year
Posted: 2 days ago
Warwickshire
Crimson Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits and bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum + + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
West Midlands
Jumar Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + car
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Latcom Ltd
Salary: From £43,000 to £43,000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Good Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Worcestershire
Jumar Solutions
Salary: Excellent
Posted: 14 days ago
Lichfield
360 Resourcing
Salary: £27k - 35k per year
Posted: 20 days ago
Wythall, Birmingham
Jumar Solutions
Posted: 21 days ago