The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Maidstone with a requirement for User Acceptance Testing skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited User Acceptance Testing over the 3 months to 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Kent / Maidstone
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 33 23 23
Rank change year-on-year -10 0  
Permanent jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 2 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Maidstone 1.64% 1.49% 1.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.90% 1.92% 1.47%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 1
Median salary £30,000 £32,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% -46.66%  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,375
% change year-on-year - -5.60%  

User Acceptance Testing is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Maidstone with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Maidstone
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 105 52 68
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Maidstone 86.07% 77.61% 78.16%
Number of salaries quoted 84 46 58
Median salary £36,250 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.70% +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £32,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

User Acceptance Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Maidstone

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Maidstone citing User Acceptance Testing as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for User Acceptance Testing 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 in Maidstone.

Salary trend for User Acceptance Testing in Maidstone

For the 6 months to 29 March 2017, 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 Maidstone region with a requirement for User Acceptance Testing.

1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) TDD
2 1 (50.00%) QA
2 1 (50.00%) Problem Management
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Load Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Integration Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (50.00%) V-Model
2 1 (50.00%) SaaS
2 1 (50.00%) Waterfall
2 1 (50.00%) BDD
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL V3
2 1 (50.00%) Portfolio Management
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) SpecFlow
2 1 (50.00%) Line Management
2 1 (50.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (50.00%) System Integration Testing
2 1 (50.00%) SDLC
2 1 (50.00%) Defect Management
2 1 (50.00%) IT Strategy
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management

User Acceptance Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills in Maidstone 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) SaaS
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) SpecFlow
1 1 (50.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Applications Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Applications Support
1 1 (50.00%) Applications Support Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Automation Test Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Support Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Test Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) BDD
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (50.00%) Integration Testing
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL V3
2 1 (50.00%) Load Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Portfolio Management
2 1 (50.00%) Problem Management
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum
2 1 (50.00%) SDLC
2 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (50.00%) System Integration Testing
2 1 (50.00%) TDD
2 1 (50.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (50.00%) V-Model
2 1 (50.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) QA