Period
to 24 November 2017

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 6 months to 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 131 133 96
Rank change year-on-year +2 -37 -3
Permanent jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 61 80 101
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 1.58% 1.69% 2.55%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.76% 1.89% 2.94%
Number of salaries quoted 52 75 96
Birmingham median annual salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00% -14.77%
10th Percentile £32,500 £28,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £58,750 £62,500 £60,000
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £38,696 £37,500
% change year-on-year +3.37% +3.19% -6.25%

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

All Process and Methodology Skills
Birmingham
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 3474 4223 3439
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 90.19% 89.17% 86.93%
Number of salaries quoted 2721 3084 2892
Birmingham median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - -5.56%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £67,500 £68,750
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

User Acceptance Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

Job postings citing User Acceptance Testing as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Birmingham.

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 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Salary histogram for User Acceptance Testing in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 25 (40.98%) Finance
2 22 (36.07%) Business Analysis
3 10 (16.39%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (14.75%) Banking
4 9 (14.75%) Software Testing
4 9 (14.75%) Microsoft
5 8 (13.11%) SDLC
5 8 (13.11%) Use Case
5 8 (13.11%) Test Scripting
5 8 (13.11%) Data Strategy
6 7 (11.48%) Retail Banking
6 7 (11.48%) Customer Requirements
6 7 (11.48%) Web Services
6 7 (11.48%) UML
6 7 (11.48%) Validation
7 6 (9.84%) SQL
7 6 (9.84%) Project Management
7 6 (9.84%) Translating Business Requirements
7 6 (9.84%) Degree
7 6 (9.84%) JIRA
8 5 (8.20%) Matrix Management
8 5 (8.20%) Test Strategy
8 5 (8.20%) C#
8 5 (8.20%) Oracle
8 5 (8.20%) SQL Server
8 5 (8.20%) SOAP
9 4 (6.56%) CSS
9 4 (6.56%) MS Visio
9 4 (6.56%) IIS
9 4 (6.56%) RPG

User Acceptance Testing
Co-occurring 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 (6.56%) IIS
2 2 (3.28%) Confluence
3 1 (1.64%) IBM Domino
Applications
1 4 (6.56%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 4 (6.56%) MS Visio
2 3 (4.92%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (4.92%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 4 (6.56%) Dynamics AX
1 4 (6.56%) Misys Equation
2 1 (1.64%) Postilion
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.56%) Dynamics 365
2 3 (4.92%) Force.com
3 1 (1.64%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.64%) IaaS
3 1 (1.64%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.64%) PaaS
3 1 (1.64%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.56%) Internet
2 3 (4.92%) Firewall
2 3 (4.92%) LAN
2 3 (4.92%) MPLS
2 3 (4.92%) Wireless
2 3 (4.92%) WLAN
3 2 (3.28%) BGP
3 2 (3.28%) Cisco ISE
3 2 (3.28%) Cisco Wireless
3 2 (3.28%) EIGRP
4 1 (1.64%) TACACS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (8.20%) SQL Server
2 4 (6.56%) MySQL
3 1 (1.64%) Big Data
3 1 (1.64%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.64%) Hadoop
3 1 (1.64%) Oracle BI EE
3 1 (1.64%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.64%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (1.64%) Oracle Database 12c
3 1 (1.64%) Oracle ODI
3 1 (1.64%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (1.64%) Power BI
3 1 (1.64%) QlikView
3 1 (1.64%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (1.64%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.64%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.64%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (1.64%) SQL Server 2016
3 1 (1.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 6 (9.84%) JIRA
2 3 (4.92%) Oracle APEX
3 2 (3.28%) Appium
3 2 (3.28%) Calabash
3 2 (3.28%) Jenkins
3 2 (3.28%) JMeter
3 2 (3.28%) JUnit
3 2 (3.28%) Selenium
3 2 (3.28%) SoapUI
3 2 (3.28%) SpecFlow
3 2 (3.28%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (3.28%) TeamCity
General
1 25 (40.98%) Finance
2 9 (14.75%) Banking
3 7 (11.48%) Retail Banking
4 2 (3.28%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.64%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 35 (57.38%) Analyst
2 27 (44.26%) Business Analyst
3 11 (18.03%) IT Analyst
4 10 (16.39%) Business IT Analyst
4 10 (16.39%) IT Business Analyst
5 5 (8.20%) Consultant
5 5 (8.20%) Developer
5 5 (8.20%) Project Manager
5 5 (8.20%) UAT Manager
6 4 (6.56%) Business Consultant
6 4 (6.56%) RPG Developer
6 4 (6.56%) Test Analyst
7 3 (4.92%) Business Change Manager
7 3 (4.92%) Business Change Project Manager
7 3 (4.92%) Business Manager
7 3 (4.92%) Business Project Manager
7 3 (4.92%) Change Analyst
7 3 (4.92%) Change Manager
7 3 (4.92%) Data Business Analyst
7 3 (4.92%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (11.48%) Web Services
2 5 (8.20%) SOAP
3 4 (6.56%) CSS
3 4 (6.56%) CSS3
4 3 (4.92%) .NET
4 3 (4.92%) Hibernate
4 3 (4.92%) JDBC
4 3 (4.92%) JSON
4 3 (4.92%) Natural Language Processing
4 3 (4.92%) RESTful
4 3 (4.92%) Spring
4 3 (4.92%) Struts
4 3 (4.92%) Visualforce
4 3 (4.92%) XML
5 2 (3.28%) REST
6 1 (1.64%) HTML
6 1 (1.64%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.56%) AS400
1 4 (6.56%) Enterprise Software
1 4 (6.56%) Management Information System
2 2 (3.28%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.28%) Computer Science
2 2 (3.28%) Credit Risk
3 1 (1.64%) Derivative
3 1 (1.64%) Fixed Income
3 1 (1.64%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (1.64%) Learning Management System
3 1 (1.64%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.28%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (36.07%) Business Analysis
2 10 (16.39%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (14.75%) Software Testing
4 8 (13.11%) Data Strategy
4 8 (13.11%) SDLC
4 8 (13.11%) Test Scripting
4 8 (13.11%) Use Case
5 7 (11.48%) Customer Requirements
5 7 (11.48%) UML
5 7 (11.48%) Validation
6 6 (9.84%) Project Management
6 6 (9.84%) Translating Business Requirements
7 5 (8.20%) Matrix Management
7 5 (8.20%) Test Strategy
8 4 (6.56%) Business Development
8 4 (6.56%) Business Transformation
8 4 (6.56%) Enterprise Architecture
8 4 (6.56%) Scrum
8 4 (6.56%) Waterfall
8 4 (6.56%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 6 (9.84%) SQL
2 5 (8.20%) C#
3 4 (6.56%) JavaScript
3 4 (6.56%) RPG
3 4 (6.56%) RPG IV
4 3 (4.92%) Apex Code
4 3 (4.92%) PL/SQL
4 3 (4.92%) Python
4 3 (4.92%) Ruby
5 2 (3.28%) Java
5 2 (3.28%) VBA
6 1 (1.64%) Bash Shell
6 1 (1.64%) PHP
6 1 (1.64%) VB
Qualifications
1 6 (9.84%) Degree
2 4 (6.56%) ISEB
3 3 (4.92%) CCNA
3 3 (4.92%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (4.92%) ISTQB
4 2 (3.28%) CCNP
4 2 (3.28%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.92%) QA
2 2 (3.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.64%) COBIT
3 1 (1.64%) Data Quality
3 1 (1.64%) MiFID
Vendors
1 9 (14.75%) Microsoft
2 5 (8.20%) Oracle
3 4 (6.56%) Misys
4 3 (4.92%) Cisco
4 3 (4.92%) Informatica
4 3 (4.92%) Jitterbit
5 2 (3.28%) CheckPoint
5 2 (3.28%) F5
5 2 (3.28%) Juniper
5 2 (3.28%) New Relic
5 2 (3.28%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (1.64%) Capita
6 1 (1.64%) NETSOL
6 1 (1.64%) RedGate
6 1 (1.64%) Zoomdata