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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited User Acceptance Testing over the 3 months to 2 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Rank 86 89 77
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -12
Permanent jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 11 14 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 1.01% 1.21% 1.85%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.22% 1.48% 2.56%
Number of salaries quoted 11 13 13
Average salary £30,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £42,500 £47,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
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
903 946 782
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 83.23% 81.69% 72.41%
Number of salaries quoted 782 837 662
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 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.25%

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 2 July 2015.

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 2 July 2015. 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
Tunbridge Wells -20 3 £27,000 -36.47% 2
Dover +2 2 £27,000 -
Canterbury - 2 £37,500 -
Chatham - 2 £48,750 -
Maidstone - 1 £40,000 -
User Acceptance Testing
South East

User Acceptance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, 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 25 (75.76%) SQL
2 18 (54.55%) Software Testing
3 16 (48.48%) Microsoft
4 15 (45.45%) XML
5 13 (39.39%) HTML
5 13 (39.39%) Java
5 13 (39.39%) Test Automation
6 11 (33.33%) Oracle
6 11 (33.33%) MS Office
6 11 (33.33%) SDLC
7 10 (30.30%) System Integration Testing
7 10 (30.30%) Automation Testing
7 10 (30.30%) Web Services
7 10 (30.30%) System Testing
8 9 (27.27%) QA
8 9 (27.27%) Test Scripting
8 9 (27.27%) Finance
8 9 (27.27%) HP
9 8 (24.24%) Automated Testing
10 7 (21.21%) HP Quality Center
10 7 (21.21%) LoadRunner
10 7 (21.21%) Business Intelligence
11 6 (18.18%) ISEB
11 6 (18.18%) UNIX
11 6 (18.18%) Windows
11 6 (18.18%) Linux
11 6 (18.18%) Test Strategy
12 5 (15.15%) MS Excel
12 5 (15.15%) Change Management
12 5 (15.15%) Selenium

User Acceptance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, 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 (9.09%) CMS
Applications
1 11 (33.33%) MS Office
2 5 (15.15%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (12.12%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (6.06%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (3.03%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (3.03%) Oracle Receivables
3 1 (3.03%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (9.09%) FTP
2 1 (3.03%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (12.12%) SQL Server
2 3 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (6.06%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (6.06%) Sybase ASE
4 1 (3.03%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (3.03%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 7 (21.21%) LoadRunner
2 5 (15.15%) JIRA
2 5 (15.15%) Selenium
3 4 (12.12%) TestDirector
4 3 (9.09%) HP UFT
5 2 (6.06%) SilkTest
6 1 (3.03%) TestComplete
6 1 (3.03%) TeamCity
6 1 (3.03%) Git (software)
6 1 (3.03%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (3.03%) Octopus Deploy
6 1 (3.03%) Visual Studio
General
1 9 (27.27%) Finance
2 4 (12.12%) Electronics
2 4 (12.12%) Telecoms
2 4 (12.12%) Manufacturing
2 4 (12.12%) Marketing
3 1 (3.03%) Banking
3 1 (3.03%) Legal
Job Titles
1 17 (51.52%) Analyst
2 15 (45.45%) Test Analyst
3 9 (27.27%) Automation Test Analyst
3 9 (27.27%) Automation Analyst
4 6 (18.18%) Tester
5 5 (15.15%) Test Manager
6 3 (9.09%) Applications Support
7 2 (6.06%) QA Manager
7 2 (6.06%) Test Engineer
7 2 (6.06%) SQL DBA
7 2 (6.06%) QA Tester
7 2 (6.06%) DBA
7 2 (6.06%) Junior
7 2 (6.06%) QA Engineer
7 2 (6.06%) Applications Tester
7 2 (6.06%) Head of Testing
8 1 (3.03%) Platform Engineer
8 1 (3.03%) DevOps Engineer
8 1 (3.03%) Senior DevOps Engineer
8 1 (3.03%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (45.45%) XML
2 13 (39.39%) HTML
3 10 (30.30%) Web Services
4 3 (9.09%) CSS
5 2 (6.06%) .NET
6 1 (3.03%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.12%) DTV
2 3 (9.09%) iSeries
3 2 (6.06%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.03%) User Experience
4 1 (3.03%) Replication
4 1 (3.03%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 6 (18.18%) UNIX
1 6 (18.18%) Windows
1 6 (18.18%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (54.55%) Software Testing
2 13 (39.39%) Test Automation
3 11 (33.33%) SDLC
4 10 (30.30%) Automation Testing
4 10 (30.30%) System Integration Testing
4 10 (30.30%) System Testing
5 9 (27.27%) Test Scripting
6 8 (24.24%) Automated Testing
7 7 (21.21%) Business Intelligence
8 6 (18.18%) Test Strategy
9 5 (15.15%) Change Management
10 4 (12.12%) Regression Testing
10 4 (12.12%) Stakeholder Management
10 4 (12.12%) Programme Management
10 4 (12.12%) Agile Software Development
10 4 (12.12%) Digital Marketing
10 4 (12.12%) Test Management
10 4 (12.12%) V-Model
10 4 (12.12%) Line Management
11 3 (9.09%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 25 (75.76%) SQL
2 13 (39.39%) Java
3 4 (12.12%) VBA
4 3 (9.09%) PowerShell
4 3 (9.09%) Bash Shell
5 2 (6.06%) Shell Script
5 2 (6.06%) T-SQL
6 1 (3.03%) VBScript
6 1 (3.03%) VB
6 1 (3.03%) JavaScript
6 1 (3.03%) C#
Qualifications
1 6 (18.18%) ISEB
2 4 (12.12%) ISTQB
3 3 (9.09%) Degree
3 3 (9.09%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (6.06%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (3.03%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (3.03%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (27.27%) QA
System Software
1 2 (6.06%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.03%) Hyper-V
2 1 (3.03%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 7 (21.21%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (3.03%) Puppet
Vendors
1 16 (48.48%) Microsoft
2 11 (33.33%) Oracle
3 9 (27.27%) HP
4 4 (12.12%) SAP
5 2 (6.06%) Borland
5 2 (6.06%) JD Edwards
5 2 (6.06%) VMware
5 2 (6.06%) Sybase
6 1 (3.03%) Veritas
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Complete Tech Limited
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Tunbridge Wells
Pearson Whiffin
Salary: £24000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits and Training
Posted: 9 days ago