The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Staffordshire 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 23 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
West Midlands / Staffordshire
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 53 46 46
Rank change year-on-year -7 0  
Permanent jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 9 33 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 1.72% 4.69% 4.46%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.94% 5.21% 4.96%
Number of salaries quoted 6 20 23
Median salary £26,500 £32,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -18.46% -21.68%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,750 £27,250 £28,800
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,650 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  

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 Staffordshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Staffordshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 463 634 564
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Staffordshire 88.53% 90.06% 89.81%
Number of salaries quoted 377 561 494
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £28,550
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

User Acceptance Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Staffordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Staffordshire 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 Staffordshire

User Acceptance Testing
Salary Trend in Staffordshire

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

Salary trend for User Acceptance Testing in Staffordshire

User Acceptance Testing
Salary Histogram in Staffordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing User Acceptance Testing in Staffordshire over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Salary histogram for User Acceptance Testing in Staffordshire

User Acceptance Testing
Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing User Acceptance Testing within the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 23 June 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Stoke-on-Trent +10 3 £45,000 +38.46%
Stafford - 3 £25,000 -
Lichfield -6 2 - -
Tamworth -2 1 - -
User Acceptance Testing
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 Staffordshire region with a requirement for User Acceptance Testing.

1 10 (52.63%) SDLC
2 9 (47.37%) Finance
3 7 (36.84%) SQL
4 6 (31.58%) Risk Management
5 5 (26.32%) Manufacturing
5 5 (26.32%) Change Management
5 5 (26.32%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (26.32%) GAP Analysis
5 5 (26.32%) Microsoft
5 5 (26.32%) ITIL
5 5 (26.32%) Oracle
5 5 (26.32%) Test Scripting
5 5 (26.32%) Oracle EBS R12
5 5 (26.32%) User Stories
5 5 (26.32%) Oracle Payables
5 5 (26.32%) Mentoring
5 5 (26.32%) Oracle Receivables
5 5 (26.32%) Oracle Cash Management
5 5 (26.32%) Oracle Assets
5 5 (26.32%) Customer Requirements
6 4 (21.05%) BPMN
6 4 (21.05%) UML
6 4 (21.05%) E-business
7 3 (15.79%) Migration
7 3 (15.79%) ISEB
7 3 (15.79%) XML
7 3 (15.79%) ISTQB
7 3 (15.79%) JIRA
7 3 (15.79%) TestRail
7 3 (15.79%) Defect Management

User Acceptance Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills in Staffordshire 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:

Business Applications
1 5 (26.32%) Oracle Assets
1 5 (26.32%) Oracle Cash Management
1 5 (26.32%) Oracle EBS R12
1 5 (26.32%) Oracle Payables
1 5 (26.32%) Oracle Receivables
2 2 (10.53%) Oracle ERP
2 2 (10.53%) Oracle iProcurement
2 2 (10.53%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.53%) SQL Server
1 2 (10.53%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (10.53%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 2 (10.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (10.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (15.79%) JIRA
1 3 (15.79%) TestRail
General
1 9 (47.37%) Finance
2 5 (26.32%) Manufacturing
3 3 (15.79%) Retail
4 1 (5.26%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 9 (47.37%) Analyst
2 6 (31.58%) Business Analyst
3 5 (26.32%) Consultant
3 5 (26.32%) Functional Consultant
4 4 (21.05%) Business Consultant
4 4 (21.05%) E-Business Consultant
4 4 (21.05%) Oracle Consultant
4 4 (21.05%) Oracle Financials Consultant
4 4 (21.05%) Oracle Financials Functional Consultant
4 4 (21.05%) Oracle Functional Consultant
5 3 (15.79%) Business IT Analyst
5 3 (15.79%) IT Analyst
5 3 (15.79%) IT Business Analyst
5 3 (15.79%) Test Analyst
5 3 (15.79%) Tester
5 3 (15.79%) UAT Analyst
5 3 (15.79%) UAT Test Analyst
6 2 (10.53%) DBA
6 2 (10.53%) Manual Tester
6 2 (10.53%) Procurement Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.79%) XML
2 2 (10.53%) .NET
3 1 (5.26%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.53%) Client/Server
1 2 (10.53%) Replication
2 1 (5.26%) Driving Licence
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (52.63%) SDLC
2 6 (31.58%) Risk Management
3 5 (26.32%) Change Management
3 5 (26.32%) Customer Requirements
3 5 (26.32%) GAP Analysis
3 5 (26.32%) ITIL
3 5 (26.32%) Mentoring
3 5 (26.32%) Test Scripting
3 5 (26.32%) User Stories
4 4 (21.05%) BPMN
4 4 (21.05%) E-business
4 4 (21.05%) UML
5 3 (15.79%) Defect Management
5 3 (15.79%) Migration
6 2 (10.53%) Database Security
6 2 (10.53%) ERP
6 2 (10.53%) Manual Testing
6 2 (10.53%) Order to Cash
6 2 (10.53%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (10.53%) Procure-to-Pay
Programming Languages
1 7 (36.84%) SQL
2 2 (10.53%) C#
2 2 (10.53%) T-SQL
2 2 (10.53%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 5 (26.32%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (15.79%) ISEB
2 3 (15.79%) ISTQB
2 3 (15.79%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (5.26%) Degree
Vendors
1 5 (26.32%) Microsoft
1 5 (26.32%) Oracle