The table below looks at the statistics 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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Rank 80 77 67
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -10
Permanent jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 7 15 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 0.64% 1.36% 1.86%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.85% 1.70% 2.58%
Number of salaries quoted 6 8 16
Average salary £41,250 £37,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.48% -1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,750 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
User Acceptance Testing
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Essex region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
820 884 698
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 74.82% 80.15% 72.18%
Number of salaries quoted 621 694 618
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 £31,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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
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 19 September 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
Brentwood 0 3 £41,750 +3.08%
Chelmsford -2 2 £36,750 +5.00%
User Acceptance Testing
East of England

User Acceptance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 12 (42.86%) SQL
2 11 (39.29%) SQL Server
2 11 (39.29%) Windows
2 11 (39.29%) Microsoft
3 10 (35.71%) Finance
4 7 (25.00%) .NET
4 7 (25.00%) Business Analysis
5 6 (21.43%) SQL Server 2005
5 6 (21.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 6 (21.43%) SQL Server 2008
5 6 (21.43%) Database Tuning
5 6 (21.43%) Red Gate
5 6 (21.43%) Performance Tuning
5 6 (21.43%) T-SQL
5 6 (21.43%) DTS
5 6 (21.43%) Replication
5 6 (21.43%) Clustering
6 5 (17.86%) Migration
6 5 (17.86%) Linux
6 5 (17.86%) JBoss
6 5 (17.86%) Oracle
6 5 (17.86%) IIS
6 5 (17.86%) System Testing
6 5 (17.86%) Data Migration
7 4 (14.29%) Test Strategy
7 4 (14.29%) Test Planning
7 4 (14.29%) MKS
7 4 (14.29%) Logistics
7 4 (14.29%) Subversion
7 4 (14.29%) MS Project

User Acceptance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 5 (17.86%) IIS
2 2 (7.14%) Apache
2 2 (7.14%) GlassFish
3 1 (3.57%) WebLogic
Applications
1 4 (14.29%) MS Project
2 1 (3.57%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (10.71%) VisionPLUS
1 3 (10.71%) AWD
2 1 (3.57%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.57%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (39.29%) SQL Server
2 6 (21.43%) DTS
2 6 (21.43%) SQL Server 2005
2 6 (21.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 6 (21.43%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (10.71%) Relational Database
3 3 (10.71%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 4 (14.29%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 4 (14.29%) Subversion
2 2 (7.14%) Selenium
General
1 10 (35.71%) Finance
2 3 (10.71%) Banking
3 1 (3.57%) Retail
3 1 (3.57%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 11 (39.29%) Analyst
2 6 (21.43%) DBA
2 6 (21.43%) SQL DBA
3 5 (17.86%) Business Analyst
4 4 (14.29%) Tester
4 4 (14.29%) Project Manager
5 3 (10.71%) Test Analyst
5 3 (10.71%) SQL Server DBA
6 2 (7.14%) Deployment Analyst
7 1 (3.57%) QA Test Manager
7 1 (3.57%) Graduate Software Tester
7 1 (3.57%) Automation Tester
7 1 (3.57%) Applications Support Analyst
7 1 (3.57%) Senior Test Analyst
7 1 (3.57%) Change Analyst
7 1 (3.57%) Insurance Business Analyst
7 1 (3.57%) Test Manager
7 1 (3.57%) Graduate
7 1 (3.57%) Architect
7 1 (3.57%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (25.00%) .NET
2 2 (7.14%) Middleware
3 1 (3.57%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (21.43%) Replication
1 6 (21.43%) Clustering
2 2 (7.14%) Smartphone
2 2 (7.14%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.57%) iSeries
3 1 (3.57%) User Experience
3 1 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 11 (39.29%) Windows
2 5 (17.86%) Linux
3 2 (7.14%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (25.00%) Business Analysis
2 6 (21.43%) Database Tuning
2 6 (21.43%) Performance Tuning
3 5 (17.86%) System Testing
3 5 (17.86%) Data Migration
3 5 (17.86%) Migration
4 4 (14.29%) ITIL
4 4 (14.29%) PRINCE2
4 4 (14.29%) Project Management
4 4 (14.29%) Logistics
4 4 (14.29%) Test Planning
4 4 (14.29%) Test Strategy
5 3 (10.71%) Risk Management
5 3 (10.71%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (7.14%) TDD
6 2 (7.14%) SOA
6 2 (7.14%) Quality Management
6 2 (7.14%) Automated Testing
6 2 (7.14%) Programme Management
6 2 (7.14%) Information Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (42.86%) SQL
2 6 (21.43%) T-SQL
3 2 (7.14%) Python
3 2 (7.14%) Ruby
3 2 (7.14%) C#
3 2 (7.14%) Java
3 2 (7.14%) JavaScript
3 2 (7.14%) PHP
Qualifications
1 3 (10.71%) Degree
2 1 (3.57%) ISEB
2 1 (3.57%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.71%) QA
Vendors
1 11 (39.29%) Microsoft
2 6 (21.43%) Red Gate
3 5 (17.86%) Oracle
3 5 (17.86%) JBoss
4 4 (14.29%) MKS
5 1 (3.57%) IBM
5 1 (3.57%) Cognizant