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 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Rank 49 83 86
Rank change year-on-year
+34 +3
Permanent jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 47 15 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 4.77% 1.48% 1.44%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.38% 1.78% 1.69%
Number of salaries quoted 43 11 17
Median salary £35,000 £42,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-17.64% +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £37,500 £28,200
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £60,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
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
873 844 1005
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 88.54% 83.48% 85.31%
Number of salaries quoted 764 751 844
Median salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £28,300
10% offered a salary of more than £64,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 May 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 May 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 +4 8 £36,750 -24.61%
Dover +1 2 - -
West Malling - 2 £31,750 -
Maidstone +4 1 £32,000 -36.00%
User Acceptance Testing
South East

User Acceptance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 69 (85.19%) System Integration Testing
2 67 (82.72%) Test Strategy
3 62 (76.54%) Test Scripting
4 60 (74.07%) Regression Testing
5 59 (72.84%) Integration Testing
6 58 (71.60%) Finance
7 44 (54.32%) ISEB
8 35 (43.21%) ISTQB
8 35 (43.21%) SDLC
9 20 (24.69%) AS400
10 13 (16.05%) SQL
10 13 (16.05%) System Testing
11 11 (13.58%) Software Testing
12 9 (11.11%) Manual Testing
13 7 (8.64%) Selenium
13 7 (8.64%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 7 (8.64%) Automated Testing
14 6 (7.41%) Agile Software Development
14 6 (7.41%) HTML
14 6 (7.41%) JIRA
14 6 (7.41%) Test Management
15 5 (6.17%) Defect Management
15 5 (6.17%) Java
15 5 (6.17%) XML
15 5 (6.17%) HP UFT
16 4 (4.94%) Project Management
16 4 (4.94%) HP
16 4 (4.94%) Legal
16 4 (4.94%) Line Management
16 4 (4.94%) Automation Testing

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 (1.23%) CMS
1 1 (1.23%) WordPress
Applications
1 3 (3.70%) MS Excel
1 3 (3.70%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.47%) MySQL
2 1 (1.23%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (1.23%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (8.64%) Selenium
2 6 (7.41%) JIRA
3 5 (6.17%) HP UFT
4 2 (2.47%) LoadRunner
5 1 (1.23%) Eclipse
5 1 (1.23%) Git (software)
5 1 (1.23%) TestComplete
General
1 58 (71.60%) Finance
2 4 (4.94%) Legal
3 3 (3.70%) Banking
Job Titles
1 73 (90.12%) Analyst
2 64 (79.01%) Test Analyst
3 22 (27.16%) Financial Analyst
4 21 (25.93%) Senior Analyst
4 21 (25.93%) Senior Test Analyst
4 21 (25.93%) Service Analyst
5 13 (16.05%) AS400 Test Analyst
6 7 (8.64%) Senior Financial Analyst
7 6 (7.41%) Test Manager
8 3 (3.70%) SQL Analyst
9 2 (2.47%) Automation Test Analyst
9 2 (2.47%) Manual Test Analyst
9 2 (2.47%) XML Analyst
10 1 (1.23%) Applications Support
10 1 (1.23%) Applications Support Analyst
10 1 (1.23%) Head of Testing
10 1 (1.23%) Selenium Test Analyst
10 1 (1.23%) Senior Automation Test Analyst
10 1 (1.23%) Support Analyst
10 1 (1.23%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (7.41%) HTML
2 5 (6.17%) XML
3 2 (2.47%) .NET
4 1 (1.23%) CSS
4 1 (1.23%) HTML5
4 1 (1.23%) jQuery
4 1 (1.23%) Semantic HTML
4 1 (1.23%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 20 (24.69%) AS400
2 3 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.23%) Client/Server
3 1 (1.23%) Mathematics
3 1 (1.23%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.23%) Unix
1 1 (1.23%) Windows
1 1 (1.23%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (85.19%) System Integration Testing
2 67 (82.72%) Test Strategy
3 62 (76.54%) Test Scripting
4 60 (74.07%) Regression Testing
5 59 (72.84%) Integration Testing
6 35 (43.21%) SDLC
7 13 (16.05%) System Testing
8 11 (13.58%) Software Testing
9 9 (11.11%) Manual Testing
10 7 (8.64%) Automated Testing
11 6 (7.41%) Agile Software Development
11 6 (7.41%) Test Management
12 5 (6.17%) Defect Management
13 4 (4.94%) Automation Testing
13 4 (4.94%) Line Management
13 4 (4.94%) Project Management
13 4 (4.94%) Test Automation
14 3 (3.70%) Waterfall
15 2 (2.47%) Non-Functional Testing
15 2 (2.47%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 13 (16.05%) SQL
2 5 (6.17%) Java
3 2 (2.47%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.23%) C#
4 1 (1.23%) PHP
4 1 (1.23%) T-SQL
4 1 (1.23%) VB
4 1 (1.23%) VB.NET
4 1 (1.23%) VB6
4 1 (1.23%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 44 (54.32%) ISEB
2 35 (43.21%) ISTQB
3 7 (8.64%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (2.47%) Degree
5 1 (1.23%) ISEB Practitioner
Systems Management
1 4 (4.94%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (4.94%) HP
2 3 (3.70%) Microsoft
3 2 (2.47%) Oracle