The first table below looks at the demand for User Acceptance Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited User Acceptance Testing over the 3 months to 31 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 Essex region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Rank 73 74 85
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +11
Permanent jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 17 17 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 1.44% 1.51% 1.03%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.05% 1.90% 1.45%
Number of salaries quoted 14 10 8
Average salary £38,500 £40,250 £43,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.34% -8.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,600 £27,950 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £43,950 £51,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
831 895 825
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 70.25% 79.27% 70.57%
Number of salaries quoted 694 728 721
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,000 £27,616
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £56,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
User Acceptance Testing
East of England

User Acceptance Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing User Acceptance Testing across the Essex region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

User Acceptance Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

User Acceptance Testing
Salary Trend in Essex

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

User Acceptance Testing Salary Trend in Essex

User Acceptance Testing
Salary Histogram in Essex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing User Acceptance Testing across the Essex region over the 3 months to 31 July 2014.

User Acceptance Testing Salary Histogram in Essex

User Acceptance Testing
Job Locations in Essex

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 Essex region over the 3 months to 31 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Chelmsford - 3 £35,000 -
Brentwood +5 2 - -
Basildon +9 1 £38,500 -
Braintree - 1 £35,000 -
User Acceptance Testing
East of England

User Acceptance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Essex 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 17 (42.50%) SQL
2 16 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 14 (35.00%) Finance
3 14 (35.00%) SQL Server
3 14 (35.00%) Windows
4 11 (27.50%) DTS
4 11 (27.50%) T-SQL
4 11 (27.50%) Clustering
4 11 (27.50%) Replication
4 11 (27.50%) SQL Server 2005
4 11 (27.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 11 (27.50%) SQL Server 2008
4 11 (27.50%) Database Tuning
4 11 (27.50%) Red Gate
4 11 (27.50%) Performance Tuning
5 7 (17.50%) Business Analysis
6 6 (15.00%) System Testing
6 6 (15.00%) QA
6 6 (15.00%) Project Management
6 6 (15.00%) Test Strategy
7 5 (12.50%) Migration
7 5 (12.50%) Risk Management
7 5 (12.50%) .NET
7 5 (12.50%) ISEB
7 5 (12.50%) Degree
7 5 (12.50%) Data Migration
8 4 (10.00%) Project Planning
8 4 (10.00%) PRINCE2
8 4 (10.00%) Oracle
8 4 (10.00%) ITIL

User Acceptance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Essex 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 3 (7.50%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (10.00%) MS Project
2 2 (5.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (7.50%) AWD
1 3 (7.50%) VisionPLUS
2 1 (2.50%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (2.50%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (2.50%) SAP FI
2 1 (2.50%) SAP MM
2 1 (2.50%) Oracle iStore
2 1 (2.50%) Oracle General Ledger
2 1 (2.50%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (2.50%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (2.50%) SAP CO
2 1 (2.50%) SAP FI/CO
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.50%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (35.00%) SQL Server
2 11 (27.50%) DTS
2 11 (27.50%) SQL Server 2005
2 11 (27.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 11 (27.50%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (7.50%) RDBMS
3 3 (7.50%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.50%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (2.50%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (2.50%) PerformancePoint
Development Applications
1 3 (7.50%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 3 (7.50%) Subversion
2 2 (5.00%) Selenium
3 1 (2.50%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 14 (35.00%) Finance
2 3 (7.50%) Banking
3 2 (5.00%) Law
3 2 (5.00%) Legal
4 1 (2.50%) Automotive
4 1 (2.50%) Retail
Job Titles
1 14 (35.00%) Analyst
2 11 (27.50%) DBA
2 11 (27.50%) SQL DBA
3 6 (15.00%) Business Analyst
4 4 (10.00%) Tester
4 4 (10.00%) Project Manager
4 4 (10.00%) Test Analyst
5 3 (7.50%) Test Manager
5 3 (7.50%) SQL Server DBA
6 2 (5.00%) Release Analyst
6 2 (5.00%) Release Manager
6 2 (5.00%) Deployment Analyst
6 2 (5.00%) Support Analyst
7 1 (2.50%) Applications Support
7 1 (2.50%) Solutions Architect
7 1 (2.50%) Business Systems Analyst
7 1 (2.50%) Systems Analyst
7 1 (2.50%) Architect
7 1 (2.50%) QA Manager
7 1 (2.50%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (12.50%) .NET
2 1 (2.50%) XML
2 1 (2.50%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 11 (27.50%) Clustering
1 11 (27.50%) Replication
2 2 (5.00%) Smartphone
2 2 (5.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.50%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (2.50%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 14 (35.00%) Windows
2 3 (7.50%) Linux
3 2 (5.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (27.50%) Database Tuning
1 11 (27.50%) Performance Tuning
2 7 (17.50%) Business Analysis
3 6 (15.00%) System Testing
3 6 (15.00%) Project Management
3 6 (15.00%) Test Strategy
4 5 (12.50%) Migration
4 5 (12.50%) Risk Management
4 5 (12.50%) Data Migration
5 4 (10.00%) Project Planning
5 4 (10.00%) PRINCE2
5 4 (10.00%) ITIL
6 3 (7.50%) Regression Testing
6 3 (7.50%) Unit Testing
6 3 (7.50%) Test Management
6 3 (7.50%) Information Management
6 3 (7.50%) Logistics
6 3 (7.50%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (5.00%) Programme Management
7 2 (5.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 17 (42.50%) SQL
2 11 (27.50%) T-SQL
3 2 (5.00%) Ruby
3 2 (5.00%) Python
3 2 (5.00%) C#
3 2 (5.00%) Java
3 2 (5.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (5.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 5 (12.50%) ISEB
1 5 (12.50%) Degree
2 2 (5.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (15.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (2.50%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 16 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 11 (27.50%) Red Gate
3 4 (10.00%) Oracle
4 3 (7.50%) MKS
4 3 (7.50%) JBoss
5 2 (5.00%) SAP
6 1 (2.50%) HP
6 1 (2.50%) Kofax
6 1 (2.50%) Business Objects
6 1 (2.50%) Cognizant