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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Rank 69 71 77
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +6
Permanent jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 21 11 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 1.69% 1.00% 1.48%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.16% 1.36% 1.81%
Number of salaries quoted 6 10 7
Average salary £68,500 £38,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+77.92% +10.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
972 807 883
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 78.14% 73.10% 81.84%
Number of salaries quoted 720 630 712
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,000 £60,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 28 August 2015.

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 28 August 2015. 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 +2 11 £40,000 -2.43%
Basildon -2 5 - -
User Acceptance Testing
East of England

User Acceptance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 32 (71.11%) Finance
2 22 (48.89%) SQL
3 20 (44.44%) System Testing
4 19 (42.22%) Oracle
5 18 (40.00%) SQL Server
6 17 (37.78%) IIS
6 17 (37.78%) .NET
6 17 (37.78%) Windows
6 17 (37.78%) Linux
6 17 (37.78%) JBoss
6 17 (37.78%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 17 (37.78%) Middleware
6 17 (37.78%) MKS
6 17 (37.78%) Subversion
6 17 (37.78%) Logistics
6 17 (37.78%) AWD
6 17 (37.78%) Software Delivery
7 13 (28.89%) Analytical Skills
8 11 (24.44%) Test Planning
9 10 (22.22%) Business Analysis
10 6 (13.33%) Automotive
11 5 (11.11%) SDLC
12 4 (8.89%) Test Management
12 4 (8.89%) Degree
13 3 (6.67%) Computer Science
13 3 (6.67%) QA
13 3 (6.67%) Use Case
13 3 (6.67%) Regression Testing
13 3 (6.67%) Mainframe
13 3 (6.67%) MS Excel

User Acceptance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 17 (37.78%) IIS
1 17 (37.78%) JBoss
Applications
1 3 (6.67%) MS Office
1 3 (6.67%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.44%) MS Visio
2 2 (4.44%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 17 (37.78%) AWD
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.22%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 17 (37.78%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 17 (37.78%) Subversion
2 1 (2.22%) JIRA
2 1 (2.22%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (2.22%) Zephyr
General
1 32 (71.11%) Finance
2 6 (13.33%) Automotive
3 2 (4.44%) Banking
4 1 (2.22%) Retail
4 1 (2.22%) Retail Banking
4 1 (2.22%) Marketing
4 1 (2.22%) Law
4 1 (2.22%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 16 (35.56%) Analyst
2 13 (28.89%) Business Analyst
3 6 (13.33%) Project Manager
4 2 (4.44%) Senior Manager
4 2 (4.44%) Support Analyst
4 2 (4.44%) QA Manager
4 2 (4.44%) E-Commerce Manager
5 1 (2.22%) Senior QA Manager
5 1 (2.22%) Solutions Analyst
5 1 (2.22%) Marketing Analyst
5 1 (2.22%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (2.22%) Oracle DBA
5 1 (2.22%) Senior Test Analyst
5 1 (2.22%) Senior Test Manager
5 1 (2.22%) Administrator
5 1 (2.22%) Process Analyst
5 1 (2.22%) Test Manager
5 1 (2.22%) Test Analyst
5 1 (2.22%) DBA
5 1 (2.22%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (37.78%) .NET
1 17 (37.78%) Middleware
2 1 (2.22%) XML Messaging
2 1 (2.22%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (28.89%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (6.67%) Computer Science
2 3 (6.67%) Mainframe
3 1 (2.22%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 17 (37.78%) Windows
1 17 (37.78%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (44.44%) System Testing
2 17 (37.78%) Logistics
2 17 (37.78%) Software Delivery
3 11 (24.44%) Test Planning
4 10 (22.22%) Business Analysis
5 5 (11.11%) SDLC
6 4 (8.89%) Test Management
7 3 (6.67%) Security Testing
7 3 (6.67%) E-Commerce
7 3 (6.67%) Regression Testing
7 3 (6.67%) Time Management
7 3 (6.67%) Test Automation
7 3 (6.67%) Use Case
8 2 (4.44%) Performance Testing
8 2 (4.44%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (4.44%) Risk Assessment
8 2 (4.44%) System Integration Testing
8 2 (4.44%) Test Scripting
8 2 (4.44%) People Management
9 1 (2.22%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 22 (48.89%) SQL
2 1 (2.22%) VBA
Qualifications
1 4 (8.89%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.67%) QA
2 1 (2.22%) SLA
Systems Management
1 2 (4.44%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (2.22%) Control-M
Vendors
1 19 (42.22%) Oracle
2 17 (37.78%) MKS
3 2 (4.44%) HP
4 1 (2.22%) Microsoft