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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Rank 82 82 72
Rank change year-on-year
0 -10
Permanent jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 27 10 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 2.13% 0.83% 1.39%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.63% 1.12% 1.94%
Number of salaries quoted 22 7 8
Average salary £35,000 £60,000 £40,052
Average salary % change year-on-year
-41.66% +49.80%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £48,500 £22,750
10% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £60,000 £41,150
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1027 894 567
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 80.93% 74.25% 71.77%
Number of salaries quoted 811 743 490
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £32,400 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,740 £50,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
West Malling - 5 £35,000 -
Folkestone - 2 £45,000 -
Chatham - 1 £72,500 -
User Acceptance Testing
South East

User Acceptance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 19 (38.78%) ISEB
2 17 (34.69%) SQL
3 15 (30.61%) Root Cause Analysis
4 14 (28.57%) ISTQB
5 13 (26.53%) Finance
6 10 (20.41%) Manufacturing
6 10 (20.41%) SAP
6 10 (20.41%) Incident Management
6 10 (20.41%) Software Testing
6 10 (20.41%) SAP Basis
6 10 (20.41%) Retail
7 8 (16.33%) QA
7 8 (16.33%) Test Scripting
8 7 (14.29%) Internet
8 7 (14.29%) UNIX
8 7 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
9 6 (12.24%) Automated Testing
9 6 (12.24%) Business Analysis
9 6 (12.24%) System Testing
9 6 (12.24%) Test Automation
9 6 (12.24%) Java
9 6 (12.24%) JavaScript
9 6 (12.24%) VBScript
9 6 (12.24%) Project Management
10 5 (10.20%) Scrum
10 5 (10.20%) Shell Script
10 5 (10.20%) Disaster Recovery
10 5 (10.20%) Linux
10 5 (10.20%) Degree
11 4 (8.16%) ETL

User Acceptance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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.

Applications
1 3 (6.12%) MS Office
1 3 (6.12%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 7 (14.29%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (8.16%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.12%) Relational Database
2 3 (6.12%) RDBMS
2 3 (6.12%) Oracle Database 11g
2 3 (6.12%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (6.12%) Oracle Database 12c
2 3 (6.12%) Oracle Database
2 3 (6.12%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (4.08%) Sybase ASE
3 2 (4.08%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (2.04%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (2.04%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 2 (4.08%) JIRA
1 2 (4.08%) TestDirector
2 1 (2.04%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (2.04%) QuickTest Pro
2 1 (2.04%) LoadRunner
2 1 (2.04%) Visual Studio
2 1 (2.04%) Selenium
2 1 (2.04%) TestComplete
General
1 13 (26.53%) Finance
2 10 (20.41%) Manufacturing
2 10 (20.41%) Retail
3 4 (8.16%) Publishing
4 1 (2.04%) Advertising
4 1 (2.04%) Legal
Job Titles
1 28 (57.14%) Analyst
2 14 (28.57%) Business Analyst
3 12 (24.49%) Test Analyst
4 10 (20.41%) SAP Manager
4 10 (20.41%) Technical Manager
5 8 (16.33%) Senior Business Analyst
5 8 (16.33%) Senior Analyst
6 7 (14.29%) SAP Basis Manager
7 6 (12.24%) Environment Manager
8 5 (10.20%) DBA
9 4 (8.16%) Agile Business Analyst
9 4 (8.16%) ScrumMaster
10 3 (6.12%) Tester
10 3 (6.12%) UAT Analyst
10 3 (6.12%) Senior DBA
10 3 (6.12%) Senior Oracle DBA
10 3 (6.12%) Oracle DBA
11 2 (4.08%) SQL Server DBA
11 2 (4.08%) Technical Analyst
11 2 (4.08%) Sybase DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (20.41%) SAP Basis
2 3 (6.12%) XML Messaging
2 3 (6.12%) SOAP
2 3 (6.12%) Web Services
2 3 (6.12%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.16%) Replication
2 3 (6.12%) HACMP
3 2 (4.08%) Mainframe
4 1 (2.04%) Clustering
4 1 (2.04%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 7 (14.29%) UNIX
2 5 (10.20%) Linux
3 3 (6.12%) Windows
3 3 (6.12%) AIX
3 3 (6.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (30.61%) Root Cause Analysis
2 10 (20.41%) Incident Management
2 10 (20.41%) Software Testing
3 8 (16.33%) Test Scripting
4 7 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (12.24%) Automated Testing
5 6 (12.24%) Business Analysis
5 6 (12.24%) System Testing
5 6 (12.24%) Test Automation
5 6 (12.24%) Project Management
6 5 (10.20%) Scrum
6 5 (10.20%) Disaster Recovery
7 4 (8.16%) ETL
7 4 (8.16%) Validation
7 4 (8.16%) Performance Tuning
8 3 (6.12%) ERP
9 2 (4.08%) Waterfall
9 2 (4.08%) Test Management
9 2 (4.08%) Business Intelligence
10 1 (2.04%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (34.69%) SQL
2 6 (12.24%) Java
2 6 (12.24%) JavaScript
2 6 (12.24%) VBScript
3 5 (10.20%) Shell Script
4 3 (6.12%) PL/SQL
5 2 (4.08%) T-SQL
5 2 (4.08%) PowerShell
6 1 (2.04%) C
6 1 (2.04%) VB
Qualifications
1 19 (38.78%) ISEB
2 14 (28.57%) ISTQB
3 5 (10.20%) Degree
4 3 (6.12%) OCP
4 3 (6.12%) Oracle Certification
5 1 (2.04%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (16.33%) QA
System Software
1 3 (6.12%) Oracle RAC
1 3 (6.12%) SRDF
1 3 (6.12%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (2.04%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.04%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 3 (6.12%) Data Guard
1 3 (6.12%) HP Quality Center
1 3 (6.12%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 10 (20.41%) SAP
2 4 (8.16%) Microsoft
3 3 (6.12%) Red Hat
3 3 (6.12%) Oracle
3 3 (6.12%) HP
3 3 (6.12%) EMC
3 3 (6.12%) IBM
4 2 (4.08%) Sybase
5 1 (2.04%) Veritas
5 1 (2.04%) VMware