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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Rank 77 82 58
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -24
Permanent jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 21 13 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 2.04% 1.18% 2.40%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.43% 1.56% 3.17%
Number of salaries quoted 16 9 19
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -14.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £29,500 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £49,500 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
864 831 631
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 83.88% 75.27% 75.84%
Number of salaries quoted 733 712 570
Average salary £42,000 £43,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.44% +2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 22 August 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 22 August 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
(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
Dartford - 3 - -
Maidstone -12 2 £41,000 -17.17% 4
Chatham - 1 £34,000 -
Dover - 1 £27,000 -
User Acceptance Testing
South East

User Acceptance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 (51.35%) SQL
1 19 (51.35%) ISEB
2 15 (40.54%) Software Testing
3 11 (29.73%) Automated Testing
3 11 (29.73%) Test Automation
4 9 (24.32%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 9 (24.32%) Finance
4 9 (24.32%) SQL Server
5 8 (21.62%) Microsoft
5 8 (21.62%) ISTQB
6 7 (18.92%) System Testing
6 7 (18.92%) Relational Database
6 7 (18.92%) T-SQL
6 7 (18.92%) Java
6 7 (18.92%) JavaScript
7 6 (16.22%) XML
7 6 (16.22%) Internet
7 6 (16.22%) Test Scripting
7 6 (16.22%) Marketing
8 5 (13.51%) Selenium
8 5 (13.51%) Business Intelligence
8 5 (13.51%) C#
9 4 (10.81%) VBScript
9 4 (10.81%) Business Objects
9 4 (10.81%) MCDBA
9 4 (10.81%) Microsoft Certification
9 4 (10.81%) Data Warehouse
9 4 (10.81%) Project Management
9 4 (10.81%) ETL
9 4 (10.81%) Regression Testing

User Acceptance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (8.11%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (5.41%) MS Office
1 2 (5.41%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.70%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (2.70%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 4 (10.81%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (16.22%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (24.32%) SQL Server
2 7 (18.92%) Relational Database
3 4 (10.81%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (5.41%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (5.41%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 5 (13.51%) Selenium
2 3 (8.11%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (8.11%) FitNesse
2 3 (8.11%) JIRA
2 3 (8.11%) NUnit
2 3 (8.11%) TestDirector
2 3 (8.11%) LoadRunner
2 3 (8.11%) Visual Studio
3 2 (5.41%) TestComplete
General
1 9 (24.32%) Finance
2 6 (16.22%) Marketing
3 1 (2.70%) Banking
3 1 (2.70%) Retail
3 1 (2.70%) Legal
Job Titles
1 20 (54.05%) Analyst
2 14 (37.84%) Test Analyst
3 8 (21.62%) Tester
4 4 (10.81%) Business Analyst
5 3 (8.11%) Automation Engineer
5 3 (8.11%) Test Automation Engineer
5 3 (8.11%) Support Manager
5 3 (8.11%) Test Engineer
6 2 (5.41%) Test Manager
6 2 (5.41%) Senior Test Analyst
6 2 (5.41%) Senior Tester
6 2 (5.41%) Senior Analyst
6 2 (5.41%) QA Analyst
6 2 (5.41%) Quality Analyst
7 1 (2.70%) Dynamics NAV Developer
7 1 (2.70%) UAT Tester
7 1 (2.70%) Systems Tester
7 1 (2.70%) Team Leader
7 1 (2.70%) Developer
7 1 (2.70%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (16.22%) XML
2 3 (8.11%) .NET Framework
2 3 (8.11%) XML Messaging
2 3 (8.11%) XSLT
2 3 (8.11%) .NET
2 3 (8.11%) SOAP
2 3 (8.11%) Web Services
2 3 (8.11%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.81%) Visualisation
2 3 (8.11%) N-Tier
3 1 (2.70%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 3 (8.11%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (40.54%) Software Testing
2 11 (29.73%) Automated Testing
2 11 (29.73%) Test Automation
3 7 (18.92%) System Testing
4 6 (16.22%) Test Scripting
5 5 (13.51%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (10.81%) Project Management
6 4 (10.81%) ETL
6 4 (10.81%) Regression Testing
6 4 (10.81%) Migration
6 4 (10.81%) Workflow
6 4 (10.81%) Performance Management
6 4 (10.81%) Integration Testing
6 4 (10.81%) Test Strategy
7 3 (8.11%) Root Cause Analysis
7 3 (8.11%) Propensity Modelling
7 3 (8.11%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (8.11%) V-Model
7 3 (8.11%) Data Migration
7 3 (8.11%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 19 (51.35%) SQL
2 7 (18.92%) T-SQL
2 7 (18.92%) Java
2 7 (18.92%) JavaScript
3 5 (13.51%) C#
4 4 (10.81%) VBScript
5 2 (5.41%) VB
6 1 (2.70%) C
Qualifications
1 19 (51.35%) ISEB
2 9 (24.32%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 8 (21.62%) ISTQB
4 4 (10.81%) MCDBA
4 4 (10.81%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (10.81%) MCITP
5 2 (5.41%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.11%) SLA
2 2 (5.41%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (8.11%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 8 (21.62%) Microsoft
2 4 (10.81%) Business Objects
3 3 (8.11%) HP
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