The first table below looks at the demand for User Acceptance Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited User Acceptance Testing over the 3 months to 25 July 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 Kent region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Rank 88 76 66
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -10
Permanent jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 13 17 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 1.16% 1.61% 1.46%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.39% 2.22% 1.89%
Number of salaries quoted 10 12 12
Average salary £41,750 £35,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.28% -14.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,300 £30,000 £31,100
10% offered a salary of more than £45,250 £47,000 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
936 767 636
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 83.27% 72.70% 77.56%
Number of salaries quoted 811 651 578
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
User Acceptance Testing
South East

User Acceptance Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing User Acceptance Testing across the Kent region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 25 July 2014.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing User Acceptance Testing within the Kent region over the 3 months to 25 July 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
Dartford -10 3 - -
Tunbridge Wells +7 1 £42,500 +41.66%
Maidstone -14 1 £41,000 -12.76%
Dover - 1 £27,000 -
User Acceptance Testing
South East

User Acceptance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Kent 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 24 (61.54%) SQL
2 22 (56.41%) ISEB
3 14 (35.90%) Software Testing
4 12 (30.77%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 11 (28.21%) Automated Testing
5 11 (28.21%) Test Automation
6 10 (25.64%) ISTQB
6 10 (25.64%) Microsoft
6 10 (25.64%) SQL Server
6 10 (25.64%) Relational Database
7 9 (23.08%) Root Cause Analysis
7 9 (23.08%) T-SQL
8 8 (20.51%) UNIX
8 8 (20.51%) Finance
8 8 (20.51%) Test Scripting
9 7 (17.95%) System Testing
9 7 (17.95%) JavaScript
10 6 (15.38%) Java
10 6 (15.38%) XML
10 6 (15.38%) Business Intelligence
11 5 (12.82%) Shell Script
11 5 (12.82%) Project Management
11 5 (12.82%) Disaster Recovery
11 5 (12.82%) Internet
11 5 (12.82%) Integration Testing
11 5 (12.82%) Performance Tuning
12 4 (10.26%) Test Strategy
12 4 (10.26%) SaaS
12 4 (10.26%) Selenium
12 4 (10.26%) Degree

User Acceptance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Kent 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 3 (7.69%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (7.69%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.56%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.56%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (2.56%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 4 (10.26%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (12.82%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (25.64%) SQL Server
1 10 (25.64%) Relational Database
2 4 (10.26%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (7.69%) RDBMS
3 3 (7.69%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (7.69%) Oracle Database 11g
3 3 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (7.69%) Oracle Database 12c
3 3 (7.69%) Oracle Database
4 2 (5.13%) Sybase ASE
4 2 (5.13%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (2.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (2.56%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 4 (10.26%) Selenium
2 3 (7.69%) FitNesse
2 3 (7.69%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (7.69%) Visual Studio
2 3 (7.69%) TestDirector
2 3 (7.69%) LoadRunner
2 3 (7.69%) NUnit
2 3 (7.69%) JIRA
3 1 (2.56%) TestComplete
General
1 8 (20.51%) Finance
2 3 (7.69%) Marketing
3 2 (5.13%) Retail
4 1 (2.56%) Legal
4 1 (2.56%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 22 (56.41%) Analyst
2 13 (33.33%) Test Analyst
3 8 (20.51%) Business Analyst
3 8 (20.51%) Tester
4 5 (12.82%) DBA
5 4 (10.26%) Senior Analyst
6 3 (7.69%) Oracle DBA
6 3 (7.69%) Senior Oracle DBA
6 3 (7.69%) Test Engineer
6 3 (7.69%) Senior DBA
6 3 (7.69%) Automation Engineer
6 3 (7.69%) Test Automation Engineer
7 2 (5.13%) Technical Business Analyst
7 2 (5.13%) UAT Tester
7 2 (5.13%) Technical Analyst
7 2 (5.13%) Sybase DBA
7 2 (5.13%) Senior Test Analyst
7 2 (5.13%) Senior Tester
7 2 (5.13%) SQL DBA
7 2 (5.13%) SQL Server DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (15.38%) XML
2 3 (7.69%) XSLT
2 3 (7.69%) XML Messaging
2 3 (7.69%) HTML
2 3 (7.69%) .NET
2 3 (7.69%) SOAP
2 3 (7.69%) Web Services
2 3 (7.69%) .NET Framework
3 1 (2.56%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.26%) Replication
1 4 (10.26%) Visualisation
2 3 (7.69%) N-Tier
2 3 (7.69%) HACMP
3 1 (2.56%) Mainframe
3 1 (2.56%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 8 (20.51%) UNIX
2 4 (10.26%) Linux
3 3 (7.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (7.69%) AIX
4 2 (5.13%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (35.90%) Software Testing
2 11 (28.21%) Automated Testing
2 11 (28.21%) Test Automation
3 9 (23.08%) Root Cause Analysis
4 8 (20.51%) Test Scripting
5 7 (17.95%) System Testing
6 6 (15.38%) Business Intelligence
7 5 (12.82%) Project Management
7 5 (12.82%) Disaster Recovery
7 5 (12.82%) Integration Testing
7 5 (12.82%) Performance Tuning
8 4 (10.26%) Test Strategy
8 4 (10.26%) Business Analysis
8 4 (10.26%) ETL
8 4 (10.26%) Workflow
9 3 (7.69%) Migration
9 3 (7.69%) Scrum
9 3 (7.69%) OOP
9 3 (7.69%) OO
9 3 (7.69%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 24 (61.54%) SQL
2 9 (23.08%) T-SQL
3 7 (17.95%) JavaScript
4 6 (15.38%) Java
5 5 (12.82%) Shell Script
6 4 (10.26%) C#
6 4 (10.26%) VBScript
7 3 (7.69%) PL/SQL
8 2 (5.13%) PowerShell
9 1 (2.56%) C
9 1 (2.56%) VB
Qualifications
1 22 (56.41%) ISEB
2 12 (30.77%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 10 (25.64%) ISTQB
4 4 (10.26%) Degree
4 4 (10.26%) MCDBA
4 4 (10.26%) MCITP
4 4 (10.26%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (7.69%) OCP
5 3 (7.69%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.69%) SLA
1 3 (7.69%) QA
System Software
1 3 (7.69%) Oracle RMAN
1 3 (7.69%) Oracle RAC
1 3 (7.69%) SRDF
2 1 (2.56%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 3 (7.69%) NetBackup
1 3 (7.69%) Data Guard
1 3 (7.69%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 10 (25.64%) Microsoft
2 4 (10.26%) Business Objects
3 3 (7.69%) Oracle
3 3 (7.69%) HP
3 3 (7.69%) EMC
3 3 (7.69%) IBM
3 3 (7.69%) Red Hat
4 2 (5.13%) Sybase
5 1 (2.56%) SAP
5 1 (2.56%) Veritas
Kent
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago