The table below looks at the statistics for User Acceptance Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Maidstone region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited User Acceptance Testing over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Rank 28 37 17
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -20
Permanent jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 7 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidstone 4.64% 1.36% 1.75%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.93% 1.71% 2.56%
Number of salaries quoted 7 3 1
Average salary £45,000 £60,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% +100.00%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
User Acceptance Testing
Kent

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Maidstone region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Maidstone
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
118 175 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidstone 78.15% 79.55% 68.42%
Number of salaries quoted 104 140 34
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £34,100 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £42,950 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

User Acceptance Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Maidstone

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing User Acceptance Testing across the Maidstone region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

User Acceptance Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Maidstone

User Acceptance Testing
Salary Trend in Maidstone

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing User Acceptance Testing across the Maidstone region.

User Acceptance Testing Salary Trend in Maidstone

User Acceptance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Maidstone

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Maidstone 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 9 (69.23%) SQL Server
1 9 (69.23%) MS Excel
1 9 (69.23%) Microsoft
1 9 (69.23%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (61.54%) Java
2 8 (61.54%) MS Office
2 8 (61.54%) Software Testing
2 8 (61.54%) Selenium
3 5 (38.46%) C
3 5 (38.46%) Dynamics NAV
3 5 (38.46%) Dynamics AX
3 5 (38.46%) Performance Tuning
4 4 (30.77%) C#
4 4 (30.77%) HTML
4 4 (30.77%) SQL
4 4 (30.77%) VB
4 4 (30.77%) Oracle
4 4 (30.77%) Web Services
4 4 (30.77%) XML
4 4 (30.77%) ETL
4 4 (30.77%) ISEB
4 4 (30.77%) Legal
4 4 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (30.77%) TDD
4 4 (30.77%) SQL Server 2005
4 4 (30.77%) ISTQB
4 4 (30.77%) QA
4 4 (30.77%) System Testing
4 4 (30.77%) TestComplete
4 4 (30.77%) SQL Server 2008

User Acceptance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Maidstone by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Maidstone 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 9 (69.23%) MS Excel
2 8 (61.54%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (38.46%) Dynamics NAV
1 5 (38.46%) Dynamics AX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (69.23%) SQL Server
2 4 (30.77%) SQL Server 2005
2 4 (30.77%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 8 (61.54%) Selenium
2 4 (30.77%) TestComplete
General
1 4 (30.77%) Legal
Job Titles
1 8 (61.54%) Analyst
2 5 (38.46%) Consultant
2 5 (38.46%) Microsoft Consultant
2 5 (38.46%) Dynamics NAV Consultant
3 4 (30.77%) QA Analyst
3 4 (30.77%) Quality Analyst
3 4 (30.77%) Test Engineer
3 4 (30.77%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (30.77%) HTML
1 4 (30.77%) Web Services
1 4 (30.77%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (69.23%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (61.54%) Software Testing
2 5 (38.46%) Performance Tuning
3 4 (30.77%) ETL
3 4 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (30.77%) TDD
3 4 (30.77%) System Testing
3 4 (30.77%) Test Automation
3 4 (30.77%) BDD
3 4 (30.77%) Automation Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (61.54%) Java
2 5 (38.46%) C
3 4 (30.77%) C#
3 4 (30.77%) SQL
3 4 (30.77%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (30.77%) ISEB
1 4 (30.77%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (30.77%) QA
Vendors
1 9 (69.23%) Microsoft
2 4 (30.77%) Oracle