The table below looks at the statistics for User Acceptance Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited User Acceptance Testing over the 3 months to 29 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Rank 70 78 54
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -24
Permanent jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 17 25 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 1.99% 2.38% 4.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.35% 2.81% 4.65%
Number of salaries quoted 12 22 37
Median salary £48,750 £35,250 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+38.29% -14.02%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,596 £25,175 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,250 £50,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,750
% change year-on-year
- -1.84%
User Acceptance Testing
South East

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
723 890 881
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 84.56% 84.60% 89.08%
Number of salaries quoted 645 820 715
Median salary £44,000 £43,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.14% +2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,200 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

User Acceptance Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

The demand trend of job ads across the Kent region citing User Acceptance Testing as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

User Acceptance Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

User Acceptance Testing
Salary Trend in Kent

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

User Acceptance Testing Salary Trend in Kent

User Acceptance Testing
Salary Histogram in Kent

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing User Acceptance Testing across the Kent region over the 3 months to 29 September 2016.

User Acceptance Testing Salary Histogram in Kent

User Acceptance Testing
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing User Acceptance Testing within the Kent region over the 3 months to 29 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Chatham 0 10 £45,000 +87.50%
Folkestone +1 1 £52,500 +36.36% 1
Maidstone -12 1 £50,000 +42.85%
Westerham - 1 £26,500 - 2
Dover - 1 £50,000 -
User Acceptance Testing
South East

User Acceptance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 29 September 2016, IT jobs citing User Acceptance Testing also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Kent region with a requirement for User Acceptance Testing.

1 40 (75.47%) Test Strategy
2 34 (64.15%) Regression Testing
2 34 (64.15%) Test Scripting
3 32 (60.38%) Finance
4 29 (54.72%) ISEB
5 28 (52.83%) System Integration Testing
6 26 (49.06%) Integration Testing
7 24 (45.28%) Smoke Testing
8 23 (43.40%) ISTQB
9 19 (35.85%) SDLC
10 13 (24.53%) AS400
11 11 (20.75%) Line Management
11 11 (20.75%) Software Testing
12 8 (15.09%) Test Management
13 7 (13.21%) QA
13 7 (13.21%) Selenium
14 6 (11.32%) System Testing
14 6 (11.32%) JIRA
14 6 (11.32%) HP Quality Center
14 6 (11.32%) HP
14 6 (11.32%) Project Management
14 6 (11.32%) HP UFT
15 5 (9.43%) Legal
15 5 (9.43%) Stakeholder Management
15 5 (9.43%) SQL
15 5 (9.43%) Test Automation
15 5 (9.43%) Manual Testing
15 5 (9.43%) Degree
15 5 (9.43%) Mentoring
15 5 (9.43%) People Management

User Acceptance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.89%) CMS
Applications
1 4 (7.55%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.89%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.66%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.89%) Data Mining
2 1 (1.89%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 7 (13.21%) Selenium
2 6 (11.32%) HP UFT
2 6 (11.32%) JIRA
3 4 (7.55%) LoadRunner
General
1 32 (60.38%) Finance
2 5 (9.43%) Legal
3 4 (7.55%) Banking
4 1 (1.89%) Advertising
4 1 (1.89%) Retail
Job Titles
1 36 (67.92%) Analyst
2 30 (56.60%) Test Analyst
3 13 (24.53%) Senior Analyst
4 12 (22.64%) AS400 Test Analyst
4 12 (22.64%) Senior Test Analyst
5 10 (18.87%) Test Manager
6 6 (11.32%) Financial Analyst
6 6 (11.32%) Service Analyst
7 4 (7.55%) UAT Manager
8 3 (5.66%) Applications Support
8 3 (5.66%) Applications Support Analyst
8 3 (5.66%) Manual Test Analyst
8 3 (5.66%) Support Analyst
8 3 (5.66%) Test Leader
9 2 (3.77%) UAT Test Manager
10 1 (1.89%) Automation Test Analyst
10 1 (1.89%) Head of Testing
10 1 (1.89%) Lead Test Analyst
10 1 (1.89%) QA Test Manager
10 1 (1.89%) Senior Financial Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (7.55%) .NET
2 3 (5.66%) XML
3 2 (3.77%) HTML
4 1 (1.89%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 13 (24.53%) AS400
2 3 (5.66%) Client/Server
3 2 (3.77%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.77%) Statistics
3 2 (3.77%) Virtual Team
4 1 (1.89%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (5.66%) Windows
1 3 (5.66%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (75.47%) Test Strategy
2 34 (64.15%) Regression Testing
2 34 (64.15%) Test Scripting
3 28 (52.83%) System Integration Testing
4 26 (49.06%) Integration Testing
5 24 (45.28%) Smoke Testing
6 19 (35.85%) SDLC
7 11 (20.75%) Line Management
7 11 (20.75%) Software Testing
8 8 (15.09%) Test Management
9 6 (11.32%) Project Management
9 6 (11.32%) System Testing
10 5 (9.43%) Manual Testing
10 5 (9.43%) Mentoring
10 5 (9.43%) People Management
10 5 (9.43%) Stakeholder Management
10 5 (9.43%) Test Automation
11 4 (7.55%) Automation Testing
11 4 (7.55%) Process Improvement
11 4 (7.55%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 5 (9.43%) SQL
2 4 (7.55%) C#
2 4 (7.55%) VB
2 4 (7.55%) VB.NET
3 3 (5.66%) T-SQL
3 3 (5.66%) VB6
4 2 (3.77%) Java
5 1 (1.89%) VBA
Qualifications
1 29 (54.72%) ISEB
2 23 (43.40%) ISTQB
3 5 (9.43%) Degree
4 2 (3.77%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (1.89%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (13.21%) QA
2 2 (3.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 6 (11.32%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (5.66%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 6 (11.32%) HP
2 3 (5.66%) Microsoft
2 3 (5.66%) Oracle
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