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

3 months to
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Rank 55 94 91
Rank change year-on-year
+39 -3
Permanent jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 32 11 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 3.32% 1.01% 1.25%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.86% 1.16% 1.41%
Number of salaries quoted 26 11 11
Median salary £38,750 £30,000 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+29.16% -26.82%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £27,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £37,500 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
829 948 991
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 86.09% 86.65% 88.25%
Number of salaries quoted 742 825 848
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £28,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £57,500
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 26 July 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 26 July 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 - 16 £31,000 -
Dover +1 2 - -
Maidstone +9 1 £50,000 +48.14%
Westerham - 1 £26,500 -
User Acceptance Testing
South East

User Acceptance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 26 July 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 65 (81.25%) Test Strategy
2 61 (76.25%) System Integration Testing
3 58 (72.50%) Test Scripting
4 57 (71.25%) Regression Testing
5 55 (68.75%) Finance
6 52 (65.00%) Integration Testing
7 51 (63.75%) Smoke Testing
8 41 (51.25%) ISEB
9 34 (42.50%) ISTQB
10 30 (37.50%) SDLC
11 21 (26.25%) AS400
12 12 (15.00%) SQL
13 9 (11.25%) Software Testing
13 9 (11.25%) System Testing
14 8 (10.00%) Manual Testing
15 7 (8.75%) Selenium
16 6 (7.50%) HP UFT
17 5 (6.25%) Project Management
17 5 (6.25%) HP
17 5 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
17 5 (6.25%) Automated Testing
17 5 (6.25%) Legal
17 5 (6.25%) Test Management
17 5 (6.25%) JIRA
17 5 (6.25%) Test Automation
17 5 (6.25%) HP Quality Center
18 4 (5.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
18 4 (5.00%) Line Management
18 4 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
18 4 (5.00%) HTML

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 (1.25%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (2.50%) MS Excel
1 2 (2.50%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (8.75%) Selenium
2 6 (7.50%) HP UFT
3 5 (6.25%) JIRA
4 3 (3.75%) LoadRunner
5 1 (1.25%) TestComplete
General
1 55 (68.75%) Finance
2 5 (6.25%) Legal
3 2 (2.50%) Banking
4 1 (1.25%) Advertising
4 1 (1.25%) Retail
Job Titles
1 70 (87.50%) Analyst
2 62 (77.50%) Test Analyst
3 21 (26.25%) Senior Analyst
3 21 (26.25%) Senior Test Analyst
4 17 (21.25%) Financial Analyst
4 17 (21.25%) Service Analyst
5 16 (20.00%) AS400 Test Analyst
6 6 (7.50%) Test Manager
7 3 (3.75%) Manual Test Analyst
7 3 (3.75%) Senior Financial Analyst
7 3 (3.75%) UAT Manager
8 2 (2.50%) Applications Support
8 2 (2.50%) Applications Support Analyst
8 2 (2.50%) Automation Test Analyst
8 2 (2.50%) SQL Analyst
8 2 (2.50%) Support Analyst
8 2 (2.50%) XML Analyst
9 1 (1.25%) IT Manager
9 1 (1.25%) IT Project Manager
9 1 (1.25%) Junior Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (5.00%) HTML
1 4 (5.00%) XML
2 2 (2.50%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 21 (26.25%) AS400
2 4 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.50%) Client/Server
3 2 (2.50%) Statistics
3 2 (2.50%) Virtual Team
4 1 (1.25%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.50%) Windows
1 2 (2.50%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (81.25%) Test Strategy
2 61 (76.25%) System Integration Testing
3 58 (72.50%) Test Scripting
4 57 (71.25%) Regression Testing
5 52 (65.00%) Integration Testing
6 51 (63.75%) Smoke Testing
7 30 (37.50%) SDLC
8 9 (11.25%) Software Testing
8 9 (11.25%) System Testing
9 8 (10.00%) Manual Testing
10 5 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
10 5 (6.25%) Automated Testing
10 5 (6.25%) Project Management
10 5 (6.25%) Test Automation
10 5 (6.25%) Test Management
11 4 (5.00%) Line Management
12 3 (3.75%) Defect Management
12 3 (3.75%) Mentoring
12 3 (3.75%) Process Improvement
12 3 (3.75%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 12 (15.00%) SQL
2 4 (5.00%) Java
3 2 (2.50%) C#
3 2 (2.50%) T-SQL
3 2 (2.50%) VB
3 2 (2.50%) VB.NET
3 2 (2.50%) VB6
4 1 (1.25%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.25%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 41 (51.25%) ISEB
2 34 (42.50%) ISTQB
3 4 (5.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 3 (3.75%) Degree
5 1 (1.25%) ISEB Practitioner
5 1 (1.25%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.75%) QA
Systems Management
1 5 (6.25%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (2.50%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 5 (6.25%) HP
2 2 (2.50%) Microsoft
2 2 (2.50%) Oracle