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

3 months to
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Rank 52 71 85
Rank change year-on-year
+19 +14
Permanent jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 49 22 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 4.52% 2.32% 1.79%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.07% 2.87% 2.07%
Number of salaries quoted 48 18 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 £34,200 £24,280
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £53,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +3.75%
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
967 766 1064
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 89.21% 80.72% 86.36%
Number of salaries quoted 835 687 851
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £29,600 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £58,700 £62,500
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 3 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 3 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 -6 3 £42,500 -12.82%
West Malling - 2 £31,750 -
Maidstone +1 1 £32,000 -36.00%
Tunbridge Wells - 1 £26,500 -
User Acceptance Testing
South East

User Acceptance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 3 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 71 (84.52%) System Integration Testing
2 65 (77.38%) Test Strategy
3 63 (75.00%) Test Scripting
3 63 (75.00%) Finance
4 61 (72.62%) Integration Testing
5 57 (67.86%) Regression Testing
6 40 (47.62%) ISEB
7 39 (46.43%) SDLC
8 34 (40.48%) ISTQB
9 21 (25.00%) AS400
10 16 (19.05%) System Testing
11 13 (15.48%) SQL
12 10 (11.90%) Agile Software Development
13 9 (10.71%) Software Testing
13 9 (10.71%) Defect Management
14 8 (9.52%) Manual Testing
14 8 (9.52%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
15 7 (8.33%) JIRA
15 7 (8.33%) Automated Testing
15 7 (8.33%) Java
16 6 (7.14%) HTML
16 6 (7.14%) Migration
16 6 (7.14%) Test Management
17 5 (5.95%) Test Automation
17 5 (5.95%) Waterfall
17 5 (5.95%) Analytical Skills
17 5 (5.95%) Microsoft
17 5 (5.95%) MS Excel
17 5 (5.95%) XML
18 4 (4.76%) MySQL

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 3 (3.57%) WordPress
2 2 (2.38%) CMS
3 1 (1.19%) Apache
3 1 (1.19%) JBoss
Applications
1 5 (5.95%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.57%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.19%) PPP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (4.76%) MySQL
2 1 (1.19%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 7 (8.33%) JIRA
2 4 (4.76%) Selenium
3 2 (2.38%) HP UFT
4 1 (1.19%) Eclipse
4 1 (1.19%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.19%) LoadRunner
4 1 (1.19%) TestComplete
4 1 (1.19%) Zephyr
General
1 63 (75.00%) Finance
2 3 (3.57%) Banking
2 3 (3.57%) Legal
3 2 (2.38%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 72 (85.71%) Analyst
2 58 (69.05%) Test Analyst
3 21 (25.00%) Financial Analyst
4 20 (23.81%) Service Analyst
5 18 (21.43%) Senior Analyst
5 18 (21.43%) Senior Test Analyst
6 11 (13.10%) AS400 Test Analyst
7 7 (8.33%) Senior Financial Analyst
7 7 (8.33%) Test Manager
8 4 (4.76%) Business Analyst
9 3 (3.57%) SQL Analyst
9 3 (3.57%) Tester
10 2 (2.38%) Test Leader
10 2 (2.38%) XML Analyst
11 1 (1.19%) Banking Analyst
11 1 (1.19%) Head of Testing
11 1 (1.19%) Selenium Test Analyst
11 1 (1.19%) Team Leader
11 1 (1.19%) Test Team Leader
11 1 (1.19%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (7.14%) HTML
2 5 (5.95%) XML
3 2 (2.38%) RESTful
3 2 (2.38%) SOAP
4 1 (1.19%) .NET
4 1 (1.19%) CSS
4 1 (1.19%) HTML5
4 1 (1.19%) jQuery
4 1 (1.19%) Semantic HTML
4 1 (1.19%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 21 (25.00%) AS400
2 5 (5.95%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.19%) Mathematics
3 1 (1.19%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.19%) Linux
1 1 (1.19%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (84.52%) System Integration Testing
2 65 (77.38%) Test Strategy
3 63 (75.00%) Test Scripting
4 61 (72.62%) Integration Testing
5 57 (67.86%) Regression Testing
6 39 (46.43%) SDLC
7 16 (19.05%) System Testing
8 10 (11.90%) Agile Software Development
9 9 (10.71%) Defect Management
9 9 (10.71%) Software Testing
10 8 (9.52%) Manual Testing
11 7 (8.33%) Automated Testing
12 6 (7.14%) Migration
12 6 (7.14%) Test Management
13 5 (5.95%) Test Automation
13 5 (5.95%) Waterfall
14 4 (4.76%) Project Management
15 3 (3.57%) Line Management
15 3 (3.57%) Non-Functional Testing
16 2 (2.38%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 13 (15.48%) SQL
2 7 (8.33%) Java
3 2 (2.38%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.19%) PHP
4 1 (1.19%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 40 (47.62%) ISEB
2 34 (40.48%) ISTQB
3 8 (9.52%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (2.38%) Degree
5 1 (1.19%) ISEB Practitioner
Systems Management
1 1 (1.19%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (5.95%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.19%) HP
2 1 (1.19%) Oracle
Kent
Capita plc
Posted: 9 days ago
Westerham, Kent
Uncle Buck Finance LLP
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago