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 16 April 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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Rank 80 59 77
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +18
Permanent jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 26 23 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 1.84% 2.36% 2.91%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.45% 3.20% 3.94%
Number of salaries quoted 22 21 39
Average salary £45,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,250 £50,000 £50,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1063 719 1090
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 75.28% 73.82% 73.70%
Number of salaries quoted 853 618 879
Average salary £50,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £28,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,052
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -0.12%
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 16 April 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 16 April 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
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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
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Vacancies
Chelmsford - 10 £45,000 -
Basildon +5 2 £50,000 +33.33%
Brentwood - 2 - -
Billericay - 1 £45,000 -
Colchester - 1 £35,000 -
User Acceptance Testing
East of England

User Acceptance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 15 (37.50%) Microsoft
3 12 (30.00%) SQL Server
3 12 (30.00%) Finance
4 10 (25.00%) PRINCE2
4 10 (25.00%) Windows
5 8 (20.00%) DTS
5 8 (20.00%) T-SQL
5 8 (20.00%) Project Management
5 8 (20.00%) Clustering
5 8 (20.00%) Replication
5 8 (20.00%) Business Analysis
5 8 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
5 8 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 8 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
5 8 (20.00%) Database Tuning
5 8 (20.00%) Red Gate
5 8 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
6 7 (17.50%) MS Project
7 6 (15.00%) Regression Testing
8 5 (12.50%) Law
8 5 (12.50%) Migration
8 5 (12.50%) QA
8 5 (12.50%) System Testing
8 5 (12.50%) Data Migration
8 5 (12.50%) Degree
9 4 (10.00%) Systems Analysis
9 4 (10.00%) Change Management
9 4 (10.00%) Test Strategy
9 4 (10.00%) ISEB

User Acceptance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 2 (5.00%) IIS
Applications
1 7 (17.50%) MS Project
2 3 (7.50%) MS Excel
3 2 (5.00%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (5.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (5.00%) AWD
2 1 (2.50%) SAP FI
2 1 (2.50%) SAP MM
2 1 (2.50%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (2.50%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (2.50%) Oracle General Ledger
2 1 (2.50%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (2.50%) Oracle iStore
2 1 (2.50%) SAP CO
2 1 (2.50%) SAP FI/CO
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.00%) Intranet
1 2 (5.00%) LAN
1 2 (5.00%) WAN
2 1 (2.50%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (30.00%) SQL Server
2 8 (20.00%) DTS
2 8 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 8 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 8 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (5.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (5.00%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.50%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (2.50%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (2.50%) PerformancePoint
Development Applications
1 2 (5.00%) Subversion
1 2 (5.00%) Selenium
1 2 (5.00%) QuickTest Pro
1 2 (5.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 12 (30.00%) Finance
2 5 (12.50%) Law
3 2 (5.00%) Legal
4 1 (2.50%) Automotive
4 1 (2.50%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (27.50%) Analyst
2 8 (20.00%) DBA
2 8 (20.00%) Project Manager
2 8 (20.00%) SQL DBA
3 6 (15.00%) Business Analyst
4 5 (12.50%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
5 4 (10.00%) Business Systems Analyst
5 4 (10.00%) Systems Analyst
6 3 (7.50%) Coordinator
7 2 (5.00%) Technical Manager
7 2 (5.00%) Business Manager
7 2 (5.00%) Business Intelligence Manager
7 2 (5.00%) Deployment Analyst
7 2 (5.00%) Release Analyst
7 2 (5.00%) Release Manager
7 2 (5.00%) Tester
7 2 (5.00%) Test Manager
7 2 (5.00%) Support Analyst
8 1 (2.50%) Applications Support
8 1 (2.50%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (10.00%) .NET
2 1 (2.50%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (20.00%) Clustering
1 8 (20.00%) Replication
2 3 (7.50%) Management Information System
2 3 (7.50%) Data Protection Act
3 2 (5.00%) Smartphone
3 2 (5.00%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.50%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 10 (25.00%) Windows
2 2 (5.00%) Linux
2 2 (5.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (25.00%) PRINCE2
2 8 (20.00%) Project Management
2 8 (20.00%) Business Analysis
2 8 (20.00%) Database Tuning
2 8 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
3 6 (15.00%) Regression Testing
4 5 (12.50%) Migration
4 5 (12.50%) System Testing
4 5 (12.50%) Data Migration
5 4 (10.00%) Systems Analysis
5 4 (10.00%) Change Management
5 4 (10.00%) Test Strategy
5 4 (10.00%) ITIL
5 4 (10.00%) Data Modelling
6 3 (7.50%) UML
6 3 (7.50%) Data Protection
6 3 (7.50%) Test Management
6 3 (7.50%) Use Case
6 3 (7.50%) Unit Testing
6 3 (7.50%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 17 (42.50%) SQL
2 8 (20.00%) T-SQL
3 2 (5.00%) Ruby
3 2 (5.00%) C#
3 2 (5.00%) Java
3 2 (5.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (5.00%) PHP
3 2 (5.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 5 (12.50%) Degree
2 4 (10.00%) ISEB
3 2 (5.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (2.50%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (12.50%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (5.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 15 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 8 (20.00%) Red Gate
3 3 (7.50%) Oracle
4 2 (5.00%) Civica
4 2 (5.00%) MKS
4 2 (5.00%) SAP
4 2 (5.00%) JBoss
4 2 (5.00%) HP
5 1 (2.50%) Business Objects
5 1 (2.50%) Kofax
Essex
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits package
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