The first table below looks at the demand 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 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the West Midlands region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Rank 123 87 113
Rank change year-on-year
-36 +26
Permanent jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 101 142 88
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.87% 2.56% 1.80%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.47% 3.34% 2.41%
Number of salaries quoted 87 115 65
Average salary £43,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.50% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £61,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Processes & Methodologies Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4084 4253 3648
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 75.80% 76.74% 74.59%
Number of salaries quoted 3378 3592 3136
Average salary £41,405 £40,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.51% +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £26,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
User Acceptance Testing
England

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 28 July 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 28 July 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 +14 72 £50,000 +20.48% 6
Staffordshire -14 5 £29,000 +7.40%
Worcestershire -3 4 £37,500 -4.45%
Warwickshire -8 4 £37,500 -11.76%
West Bromwich -8 4 - -
Coventry -3 3 £40,000 +40.35%
Solihull -11 3 £27,500 -14.06%
Wolverhampton -3 2 £40,000 +33.33%
Walsall -5 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 28 July 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.

1 123 (52.34%) Finance
2 70 (29.79%) Oracle
3 62 (26.38%) QA
4 58 (24.68%) SQL
5 51 (21.70%) SQL Server
6 46 (19.57%) Business Analysis
7 44 (18.72%) UML
8 41 (17.45%) ISEB
9 38 (16.17%) Degree
10 35 (14.89%) Test Scripting
11 33 (14.04%) Retail
11 33 (14.04%) Windows
12 31 (13.19%) Microsoft
13 30 (12.77%) Stakeholder Management
14 28 (11.91%) Agile Software Development
15 27 (11.49%) Test Strategy
16 26 (11.06%) Banking
17 24 (10.21%) Change Management
17 24 (10.21%) Credit Risk
18 23 (9.79%) Data Warehouse
19 22 (9.36%) HP
20 21 (8.94%) Performance Testing
21 20 (8.51%) Relational Database
21 20 (8.51%) Back Office
22 19 (8.09%) MS Excel
22 19 (8.09%) HTML
22 19 (8.09%) Data Analysis
23 18 (7.66%) Investment Banking
23 18 (7.66%) Software Testing
23 18 (7.66%) Shell Script

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

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 16 (6.81%) Apache
2 14 (5.96%) Tomcat
2 14 (5.96%) WebLogic
3 4 (1.70%) Oracle Workflow
4 3 (1.28%) SharePoint
4 3 (1.28%) IIS
5 2 (0.85%) WebSphere
5 2 (0.85%) SharePoint Server
5 2 (0.85%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (0.43%) Lync
Applications
1 19 (8.09%) MS Excel
2 15 (6.38%) MS Office
3 9 (3.83%) MS Project
4 5 (2.13%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.85%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (2.98%) Oracle Payables
1 7 (2.98%) Oracle Assets
1 7 (2.98%) Oracle General Ledger
1 7 (2.98%) Oracle Financials
2 6 (2.55%) Oracle BPM
3 4 (1.70%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (1.70%) Oracle Applications
3 4 (1.70%) Oracle EBS R12
3 4 (1.70%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
3 4 (1.70%) Oracle Receivables
4 3 (1.28%) SAP HR
5 1 (0.43%) SAP R/3
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.43%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 16 (6.81%) LDAP
2 7 (2.98%) FTP
3 5 (2.13%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (21.70%) SQL Server
2 23 (9.79%) Data Warehouse
3 20 (8.51%) Relational Database
4 17 (7.23%) Oracle Database 11g
4 17 (7.23%) Oracle Database
5 14 (5.96%) Data Mart
6 10 (4.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 4 (1.70%) Informix
8 3 (1.28%) IBM InfoSphere
8 3 (1.28%) Cognos Framework Manager
8 3 (1.28%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 3 (1.28%) Data Mining
8 3 (1.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 2 (0.85%) DataStage
9 2 (0.85%) MySQL
9 2 (0.85%) OLAP
9 2 (0.85%) Oracle BI EE
10 1 (0.43%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 15 (6.38%) Toad
2 13 (5.53%) LoadRunner
3 11 (4.68%) Selenium
4 10 (4.26%) NeoLoad
5 7 (2.98%) QuickTest Pro
6 5 (2.13%) MSTest
6 5 (2.13%) Team Foundation Server
7 4 (1.70%) PVCS
8 2 (0.85%) JIRA
8 2 (0.85%) Bugzilla
9 1 (0.43%) FindBugs
9 1 (0.43%) JUnit
9 1 (0.43%) AdminStudio
9 1 (0.43%) MSI
9 1 (0.43%) ClearQuest
9 1 (0.43%) Checkstyle
General
1 123 (52.34%) Finance
2 33 (14.04%) Retail
3 26 (11.06%) Banking
4 20 (8.51%) Back Office
5 18 (7.66%) Investment Banking
6 5 (2.13%) Legal
7 4 (1.70%) Games
8 3 (1.28%) Telecoms
8 3 (1.28%) General Ledger
9 2 (0.85%) Retail Banking
9 2 (0.85%) Pharmaceutical
9 2 (0.85%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.43%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.43%) Billing
Job Titles
1 121 (51.49%) Analyst
2 75 (31.91%) Business Analyst
3 27 (11.49%) Test Analyst
4 23 (9.79%) Test Manager
5 22 (9.36%) Developer
6 19 (8.09%) Tester
7 15 (6.38%) Systems Analyst
8 14 (5.96%) Project Manager
8 14 (5.96%) Oracle Developer
9 13 (5.53%) Consultant
10 12 (5.11%) Oracle Data Warehouse Developer
10 12 (5.11%) Data Warehouse Developer
11 10 (4.26%) Financial Services Business Analyst
11 10 (4.26%) Performance Manager
11 10 (4.26%) Financial Analyst
11 10 (4.26%) IT Business Analyst
11 10 (4.26%) Financial Business Analyst
11 10 (4.26%) Performance Test Manager
12 9 (3.83%) Technical Specialist
13 7 (2.98%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (8.09%) HTML
2 16 (6.81%) .NET
3 14 (5.96%) Web Services
4 11 (4.68%) XML
5 9 (3.83%) Middleware
6 7 (2.98%) WCF
7 6 (2.55%) J2EE
7 6 (2.55%) Oracle Fusion
7 6 (2.55%) WebCenter
8 2 (0.85%) .NET Framework
8 2 (0.85%) Windows SharePoint Services
8 2 (0.85%) Ajax
8 2 (0.85%) ADO.NET
8 2 (0.85%) ASP.NET
8 2 (0.85%) CSS
8 2 (0.85%) XSL
8 2 (0.85%) XSLT
9 1 (0.43%) SOAP
9 1 (0.43%) Web Dynpro
9 1 (0.43%) SAP XI
Miscellaneous
1 24 (10.21%) Credit Risk
2 9 (3.83%) Reference Data
3 7 (2.98%) FMCG
4 6 (2.55%) AS400
5 5 (2.13%) Management Information System
5 5 (2.13%) Computer Science
6 3 (1.28%) Replication
7 2 (0.85%) Derivative
7 2 (0.85%) Statistics
7 2 (0.85%) Clustering
7 2 (0.85%) DTV
7 2 (0.85%) iSeries
8 1 (0.43%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 1 (0.43%) Equities
8 1 (0.43%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 33 (14.04%) Windows
2 17 (7.23%) UNIX
2 17 (7.23%) Linux
3 15 (6.38%) AIX
3 15 (6.38%) Solaris
4 14 (5.96%) Windows 2000
5 12 (5.11%) SUSE
6 1 (0.43%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.43%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.43%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (19.57%) Business Analysis
2 44 (18.72%) UML
3 35 (14.89%) Test Scripting
4 30 (12.77%) Stakeholder Management
5 28 (11.91%) Agile Software Development
6 27 (11.49%) Test Strategy
7 24 (10.21%) Change Management
8 21 (8.94%) Performance Testing
9 19 (8.09%) Data Analysis
10 18 (7.66%) Software Testing
10 18 (7.66%) System Testing
11 17 (7.23%) PRINCE2
12 16 (6.81%) ITIL
13 15 (6.38%) Migration
14 14 (5.96%) Web Development
15 13 (5.53%) Data Modelling
15 13 (5.53%) Project Management
16 12 (5.11%) Incident Management
16 12 (5.11%) Scrum
16 12 (5.11%) Data Mapping
Programming Languages
1 58 (24.68%) SQL
2 18 (7.66%) Shell Script
3 16 (6.81%) Java
3 16 (6.81%) Perl
4 14 (5.96%) PL/SQL
4 14 (5.96%) Korn
5 9 (3.83%) JavaScript
6 7 (2.98%) C#
7 4 (1.70%) Delphi
7 4 (1.70%) RPG
8 3 (1.28%) VB
8 3 (1.28%) C
9 2 (0.85%) VB.NET
9 2 (0.85%) VBScript
9 2 (0.85%) PowerShell
9 2 (0.85%) RPG IV
10 1 (0.43%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 41 (17.45%) ISEB
2 38 (16.17%) Degree
3 16 (6.81%) ISTQB
3 16 (6.81%) SC Cleared
3 16 (6.81%) Security Cleared
4 10 (4.26%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 7 (2.98%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 4 (1.70%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
7 3 (1.28%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (1.28%) ISEB Practitioner
8 2 (0.85%) MCTS
8 2 (0.85%) ACCA
8 2 (0.85%) CIMA
9 1 (0.43%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 1 (0.43%) MCSE
9 1 (0.43%) OCA
9 1 (0.43%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 62 (26.38%) QA
2 2 (0.85%) SLA
3 1 (0.43%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (0.85%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.43%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.43%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.43%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 13 (5.53%) CA SiteMinder
2 11 (4.68%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.43%) SCCM
Vendors
1 70 (29.79%) Oracle
2 31 (13.19%) Microsoft
3 22 (9.36%) HP
4 14 (5.96%) CA
5 13 (5.53%) Sun
6 11 (4.68%) Business Objects
7 10 (4.26%) SOASTA, Inc
8 5 (2.13%) IBM
8 5 (2.13%) SAP
8 5 (2.13%) Citrix
9 3 (1.28%) Cognos
9 3 (1.28%) Netezza
10 2 (0.85%) Hyperion
10 2 (0.85%) Informatica
11 1 (0.43%) Adobe
11 1 (0.43%) MicroStrategy
11 1 (0.43%) AppSense
11 1 (0.43%) VMware
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