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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Rank 66 67 68
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +1
Permanent jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 35 21 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 2.56% 1.98% 1.28%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.11% 2.36% 1.69%
Number of salaries quoted 20 16 7
Average salary £40,000 £46,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.04% +8.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,250 £32,550 £36,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,000 £71,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
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
1126 889 651
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 82.43% 83.95% 75.87%
Number of salaries quoted 896 671 579
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £58,400 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 24 December 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 24 December 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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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 - 20 £35,000 -
Harlow -1 3 £40,000 -13.04%
Colchester +10 1 £50,000 +81.81%
Basildon +5 1 £50,000 -
Chelmsford -2 1 £50,000 +8.69%
Billericay - 1 £50,000 -
Braintree - 1 £50,000 -
Wickford - 1 £50,000 -
User Acceptance Testing
East of England

User Acceptance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 22 (50.00%) Finance
2 15 (34.09%) .NET
2 15 (34.09%) SQL Server
3 13 (29.55%) SQL
3 13 (29.55%) Windows
4 12 (27.27%) Oracle
4 12 (27.27%) IIS
4 12 (27.27%) Linux
4 12 (27.27%) JBoss
4 12 (27.27%) Logistics
4 12 (27.27%) System Testing
5 10 (22.73%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 10 (22.73%) MKS
5 10 (22.73%) Subversion
6 9 (20.45%) Middleware
6 9 (20.45%) AWD
7 7 (15.91%) MS Office
7 7 (15.91%) MS Excel
7 7 (15.91%) Management Information System
7 7 (15.91%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (13.64%) MS Project
8 6 (13.64%) MS Visio
8 6 (13.64%) ISEB
8 6 (13.64%) Project Management
8 6 (13.64%) Time Management
9 5 (11.36%) PRINCE2
9 5 (11.36%) UML
9 5 (11.36%) Business Intelligence
9 5 (11.36%) SLA
9 5 (11.36%) Automotive

User Acceptance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 12 (27.27%) IIS
1 12 (27.27%) JBoss
2 4 (9.09%) SharePoint
3 3 (6.82%) GlassFish
3 3 (6.82%) Apache
4 2 (4.55%) WebLogic
Applications
1 7 (15.91%) MS Office
1 7 (15.91%) MS Excel
2 6 (13.64%) MS Visio
2 6 (13.64%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 9 (20.45%) AWD
2 4 (9.09%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (2.27%) VisionPLUS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (34.09%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.55%) RDBMS
2 2 (4.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (4.55%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (4.55%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.27%) SQL CLR
3 1 (2.27%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (2.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (2.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (2.27%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (2.27%) OLAP
3 1 (2.27%) DTS
Development Applications
1 10 (22.73%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 10 (22.73%) Subversion
2 3 (6.82%) JIRA
General
1 22 (50.00%) Finance
2 5 (11.36%) Automotive
3 4 (9.09%) Back Office
3 4 (9.09%) Local Government
4 3 (6.82%) Telecoms
5 1 (2.27%) Marketing
5 1 (2.27%) Manufacturing
5 1 (2.27%) Banking
5 1 (2.27%) Retail
Job Titles
1 26 (59.09%) Analyst
2 22 (50.00%) Business Analyst
3 4 (9.09%) Project Manager
3 4 (9.09%) Applications Support
3 4 (9.09%) Business Project Manager
3 4 (9.09%) Business Manager
4 3 (6.82%) UML Business Analyst
4 3 (6.82%) Support Analyst
4 3 (6.82%) Agile Business Analyst
4 3 (6.82%) Manual Tester
4 3 (6.82%) Software Tester
4 3 (6.82%) Tester
4 3 (6.82%) Business Systems Analyst
4 3 (6.82%) Systems Analyst
5 2 (4.55%) Trainer
5 2 (4.55%) Applications Support Analyst
5 2 (4.55%) IT Trainer
6 1 (2.27%) Technical Analyst
6 1 (2.27%) Senior Test Analyst
6 1 (2.27%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (34.09%) .NET
2 9 (20.45%) Middleware
3 1 (2.27%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 7 (15.91%) Management Information System
2 2 (4.55%) Performance Metrics
2 2 (4.55%) E-Learning
2 2 (4.55%) iSeries
3 1 (2.27%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.27%) Algorithms
3 1 (2.27%) Replication
3 1 (2.27%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 13 (29.55%) Windows
2 12 (27.27%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (27.27%) Logistics
1 12 (27.27%) System Testing
2 7 (15.91%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (13.64%) Project Management
3 6 (13.64%) Time Management
4 5 (11.36%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (11.36%) PRINCE2
4 5 (11.36%) UML
5 4 (9.09%) CRM
5 4 (9.09%) Workflow
5 4 (9.09%) Migration
5 4 (9.09%) Test Scripting
5 4 (9.09%) Data Analysis
5 4 (9.09%) Statistical Analysis
5 4 (9.09%) Market Research
6 3 (6.82%) Product Management
6 3 (6.82%) User Stories
6 3 (6.82%) Software Testing
6 3 (6.82%) Integration Testing
6 3 (6.82%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 13 (29.55%) SQL
2 2 (4.55%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (13.64%) ISEB
2 4 (9.09%) Degree
3 3 (6.82%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 2 (4.55%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (11.36%) SLA
2 3 (6.82%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (6.82%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (2.27%) Control-M
Vendors
1 12 (27.27%) Oracle
2 10 (22.73%) MKS
3 4 (9.09%) SAP
3 4 (9.09%) Siebel
4 3 (6.82%) Microsoft
5 2 (4.55%) IBM
6 1 (2.27%) Red Gate