The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for User Acceptance Testing skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited User Acceptance Testing over the 3 months to 26 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
West Midlands / Birmingham
Rank 85 79 60
Rank change year-on-year -6 -19  
Permanent jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 34 58 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 1.89% 2.46% 3.53%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.10% 2.83% 4.26%
Number of salaries quoted 30 40 58
Median salary £42,500 £32,500 £38,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +30.76% -15.03%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,850 £25,000 £31,990
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £45,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,375
% change year-on-year - -5.60%  

User Acceptance Testing is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Birmingham
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1622 2053 1432
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 89.96% 87.21% 82.97%
Number of salaries quoted 1275 1575 1184
Median salary £45,000 £43,250 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.04% -3.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,622 £28,910
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

User Acceptance Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Birmingham citing User Acceptance Testing as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for User Acceptance Testing in Birmingham

User Acceptance Testing
Salary Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing User Acceptance Testing in Birmingham.

Salary trend for User Acceptance Testing in Birmingham

User Acceptance Testing
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing User Acceptance Testing in Birmingham over the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Salary histogram for User Acceptance Testing in Birmingham

User Acceptance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 26 March 2017, 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for User Acceptance Testing.

1 20 (35.71%) ISEB
1 20 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (30.36%) ISTQB
3 13 (23.21%) SQL
3 13 (23.21%) Test Scripting
4 11 (19.64%) CRM
4 11 (19.64%) Validation
5 10 (17.86%) Stakeholder Management
5 10 (17.86%) Business Analysis
5 10 (17.86%) GAP Analysis
5 10 (17.86%) Management Information System
5 10 (17.86%) Manual Testing
5 10 (17.86%) Enterprise Architecture
5 10 (17.86%) SDLC
6 9 (16.07%) QA
6 9 (16.07%) Regression Testing
6 9 (16.07%) Microsoft
6 9 (16.07%) Finance
7 8 (14.29%) Migration
7 8 (14.29%) Waterfall
7 8 (14.29%) Stakeholder Analysis
8 7 (12.50%) System Testing
8 7 (12.50%) Data Migration
8 7 (12.50%) Banking
9 6 (10.71%) MS Excel
9 6 (10.71%) Retail
9 6 (10.71%) Software Testing
9 6 (10.71%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 6 (10.71%) Selenium
10 5 (8.93%) Unit Testing

User Acceptance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham 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 4 (7.14%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (10.71%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.57%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.79%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.79%) Oracle 11i
1 1 (1.79%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (1.79%) Oracle ASCP
1 1 (1.79%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (1.79%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (1.79%) Oracle ERP
1 1 (1.79%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
1 1 (1.79%) Oracle SCM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.79%) BGP
1 1 (1.79%) Cisco ISE
1 1 (1.79%) Cisco Wireless
1 1 (1.79%) EIGRP
1 1 (1.79%) Firewall
1 1 (1.79%) HTTP
1 1 (1.79%) Internet
1 1 (1.79%) LAN
1 1 (1.79%) MPLS
1 1 (1.79%) TACACS
1 1 (1.79%) Wireless
1 1 (1.79%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.36%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (3.57%) RDBMS
2 2 (3.57%) Relational Database
2 2 (3.57%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (3.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (1.79%) Oracle BI Publisher
3 1 (1.79%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (1.79%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 6 (10.71%) Selenium
2 4 (7.14%) LSMW
2 4 (7.14%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (5.36%) Cucumber
3 3 (5.36%) SpecFlow
4 2 (3.57%) HP UFT
4 2 (3.57%) JMeter
4 2 (3.57%) MSTest
4 2 (3.57%) WebDriver
5 1 (1.79%) TestDirector
General
1 9 (16.07%) Finance
2 7 (12.50%) Banking
3 6 (10.71%) Retail
4 5 (8.93%) Manufacturing
5 3 (5.36%) Retail Banking
6 2 (3.57%) Marketing
7 1 (1.79%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 38 (67.86%) Analyst
2 18 (32.14%) Test Analyst
3 15 (26.79%) Business Analyst
4 7 (12.50%) Tester
5 5 (8.93%) Test Manager
6 4 (7.14%) ABAP Developer
6 4 (7.14%) Banking Analyst
6 4 (7.14%) Consultant
6 4 (7.14%) Developer
6 4 (7.14%) Insurance Business Analyst
7 3 (5.36%) Business Consultant
7 3 (5.36%) Credit Analyst
7 3 (5.36%) Manual Test Analyst
7 3 (5.36%) Project Manager
7 3 (5.36%) Senior Analyst
7 3 (5.36%) Test Leader
8 2 (3.57%) SAP Developer
8 2 (3.57%) Senior Manager
8 2 (3.57%) Senior Test Manager
8 2 (3.57%) Senior Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (7.14%) BAPI
1 4 (7.14%) SAP ALE
1 4 (7.14%) SAP Smart Forms
2 2 (3.57%) XML
3 1 (1.79%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (17.86%) Management Information System
2 4 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.57%) Driving Licence
4 1 (1.79%) Credit Risk
4 1 (1.79%) Replication
4 1 (1.79%) Smart Meter
4 1 (1.79%) STB
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (23.21%) Test Scripting
3 11 (19.64%) CRM
3 11 (19.64%) Validation
4 10 (17.86%) Business Analysis
4 10 (17.86%) Enterprise Architecture
4 10 (17.86%) GAP Analysis
4 10 (17.86%) Manual Testing
4 10 (17.86%) SDLC
4 10 (17.86%) Stakeholder Management
5 9 (16.07%) Regression Testing
6 8 (14.29%) Migration
6 8 (14.29%) Stakeholder Analysis
6 8 (14.29%) Waterfall
7 7 (12.50%) Data Migration
7 7 (12.50%) System Testing
8 6 (10.71%) Software Testing
8 6 (10.71%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 5 (8.93%) Unit Testing
9 5 (8.93%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 13 (23.21%) SQL
2 4 (7.14%) ABAP
2 4 (7.14%) SAPscript
3 2 (3.57%) Python
3 2 (3.57%) R
4 1 (1.79%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.79%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 20 (35.71%) ISEB
2 17 (30.36%) ISTQB
3 5 (8.93%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (1.79%) CCNA
4 1 (1.79%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (1.79%) Degree
4 1 (1.79%) DV Cleared
4 1 (1.79%) ISEB Practitioner
4 1 (1.79%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
4 1 (1.79%) PMI Certification
4 1 (1.79%) PMP
4 1 (1.79%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.79%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (16.07%) QA
2 4 (7.14%) PMO
Systems Management
1 1 (1.79%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 9 (16.07%) Microsoft
2 4 (7.14%) Oracle
2 4 (7.14%) SAP
3 2 (3.57%) HP
4 1 (1.79%) CheckPoint
4 1 (1.79%) Cisco
4 1 (1.79%) F5
4 1 (1.79%) Juniper
4 1 (1.79%) Pega
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Green Thompson Consulting
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £49,000
Posted: 3 days ago