The table below looks at the statistics for User Acceptance Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited User Acceptance Testing over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Rank 116 107 63
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -44
Permanent jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 41 37 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.70% 1.50% 3.53%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.09% 1.84% 4.48%
Number of salaries quoted 37 33 55
Average salary £50,000 £41,250 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.21% -8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £54,200
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
User Acceptance Testing
East of England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1960 2007 1675
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 81.40% 81.12% 78.93%
Number of salaries quoted 1636 1662 1278
Average salary £48,500 £48,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.04% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,995
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.67%

User Acceptance Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

User Acceptance Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

User Acceptance Testing
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

User Acceptance Testing Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

User Acceptance Testing
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing User Acceptance Testing across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

User Acceptance Testing Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

User Acceptance Testing
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

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 Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 31 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
St Albans -12 9 £50,000 +42.85% 2
Welwyn Garden City -4 7 £57,500 +53.33% 1
Watford -6 6 £51,250 +7.89% 2
Rickmansworth - 4 £43,500 -
Hoddesdon - 2 £33,750 -
User Acceptance Testing
East of England

User Acceptance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 41 (47.13%) Finance
2 40 (45.98%) SQL
3 39 (44.83%) Microsoft
4 31 (35.63%) Agile Software Development
5 23 (26.44%) MS Excel
6 22 (25.29%) Project Management
7 20 (22.99%) Degree
7 20 (22.99%) Analytical Skills
8 19 (21.84%) Change Management
9 17 (19.54%) ISEB
10 16 (18.39%) Business Intelligence
10 16 (18.39%) Oracle
10 16 (18.39%) SDLC
11 15 (17.24%) Software Testing
12 14 (16.09%) Banking
12 14 (16.09%) System Testing
12 14 (16.09%) HP UFT
13 13 (14.94%) E-Commerce
13 13 (14.94%) Linux
13 13 (14.94%) HP Quality Center
14 12 (13.79%) Mentoring
14 12 (13.79%) QA
14 12 (13.79%) UNIX
14 12 (13.79%) PL/SQL
15 11 (12.64%) Stakeholder Management
15 11 (12.64%) MS Office
15 11 (12.64%) Time Management
15 11 (12.64%) Retail
15 11 (12.64%) Automated Testing
15 11 (12.64%) Manual Testing

User Acceptance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 7 (8.05%) Apache
2 3 (3.45%) WebLogic
3 2 (2.30%) Tomcat
3 2 (2.30%) SharePoint
3 2 (2.30%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 23 (26.44%) MS Excel
2 11 (12.64%) MS Office
3 7 (8.05%) MS Project
3 7 (8.05%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.15%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 7 (8.05%) Oracle Financials
2 5 (5.75%) Oracle Payables
3 3 (3.45%) Dynamics NAV
4 2 (2.30%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (1.15%) Remedy ITSM
5 1 (1.15%) Hyperion Planning
5 1 (1.15%) BASE24
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.30%) Office 365
1 2 (2.30%) Yammer
2 1 (1.15%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.30%) TCP/IP
1 2 (2.30%) SSL
1 2 (2.30%) SAN
1 2 (2.30%) Extranet
1 2 (2.30%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (11.49%) Data Warehouse
2 9 (10.34%) SQL Server
2 9 (10.34%) Oracle Database
3 6 (6.90%) QlikView
4 4 (4.60%) Oracle Reports
4 4 (4.60%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (3.45%) Oracle Database 10g
5 3 (3.45%) Oracle BI Publisher
6 2 (2.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (2.30%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (2.30%) Apache Cassandra
6 2 (2.30%) NoSQL
6 2 (2.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (1.15%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (1.15%) Essbase
7 1 (1.15%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 1 (1.15%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (1.15%) MS Access
7 1 (1.15%) BusinessObjects XI
7 1 (1.15%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 14 (16.09%) HP UFT
2 9 (10.34%) Selenium
3 8 (9.20%) JIRA
4 4 (4.60%) TestDirector
5 3 (3.45%) Rational Rose
5 3 (3.45%) Bugzilla
5 3 (3.45%) TestLink
6 2 (2.30%) Cucumber
7 1 (1.15%) LoadRunner
7 1 (1.15%) Toad
7 1 (1.15%) Visual Studio
General
1 41 (47.13%) Finance
2 14 (16.09%) Banking
3 11 (12.64%) Retail
4 8 (9.20%) Telecoms
5 5 (5.75%) Retail Banking
6 2 (2.30%) Marketing
6 2 (2.30%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 47 (54.02%) Analyst
2 26 (29.89%) Business Analyst
3 17 (19.54%) Test Analyst
4 16 (18.39%) Developer
5 12 (13.79%) Senior Analyst
6 11 (12.64%) Senior Test Analyst
7 9 (10.34%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 7 (8.05%) Test Manager
9 6 (6.90%) Business Systems Analyst
9 6 (6.90%) Systems Analyst
10 5 (5.75%) Programme Manager
10 5 (5.75%) Oracle Developer
10 5 (5.75%) IT Business Analyst
10 5 (5.75%) Perl Developer
10 5 (5.75%) Software Test Analyst
11 4 (4.60%) Consultant
12 3 (3.45%) Applications Specialist
12 3 (3.45%) Applications Support
12 3 (3.45%) Administrator
12 3 (3.45%) Senior Software Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (5.75%) CGI
2 3 (3.45%) Hibernate
2 3 (3.45%) JSP
2 3 (3.45%) Struts
2 3 (3.45%) XML
2 3 (3.45%) XSL
2 3 (3.45%) XSLT
2 3 (3.45%) Spring
2 3 (3.45%) JSF
2 3 (3.45%) Java EE
3 2 (2.30%) Lucene
3 2 (2.30%) .NET
4 1 (1.15%) J2EE
4 1 (1.15%) ASP.NET
4 1 (1.15%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 20 (22.99%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (6.90%) Management Information System
2 6 (6.90%) Visualisation
2 6 (6.90%) Mobile App
3 4 (4.60%) Data Centre
4 3 (3.45%) NHS
5 2 (2.30%) User Experience
5 2 (2.30%) Replication
5 2 (2.30%) Clustering
5 2 (2.30%) Mathematics
5 2 (2.30%) Computer Science
5 2 (2.30%) Data Integration
6 1 (1.15%) FMCG
6 1 (1.15%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 13 (14.94%) Linux
2 12 (13.79%) UNIX
3 6 (6.90%) Windows
4 1 (1.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (35.63%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (25.29%) Project Management
3 19 (21.84%) Change Management
4 16 (18.39%) Business Intelligence
4 16 (18.39%) SDLC
5 15 (17.24%) Software Testing
6 14 (16.09%) System Testing
7 13 (14.94%) E-Commerce
8 12 (13.79%) Mentoring
9 11 (12.64%) Time Management
9 11 (12.64%) Manual Testing
9 11 (12.64%) Automated Testing
9 11 (12.64%) Stakeholder Management
10 10 (11.49%) PRINCE2
10 10 (11.49%) ETL
10 10 (11.49%) Continuous Improvement
11 9 (10.34%) ERP
11 9 (10.34%) Regression Testing
11 9 (10.34%) Scrum
11 9 (10.34%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 40 (45.98%) SQL
2 12 (13.79%) PL/SQL
3 9 (10.34%) T-SQL
3 9 (10.34%) Java
4 7 (8.05%) PHP
5 6 (6.90%) Perl
6 3 (3.45%) Shell Script
7 2 (2.30%) Bash Shell
7 2 (2.30%) VB
7 2 (2.30%) VBA
7 2 (2.30%) Python
8 1 (1.15%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 20 (22.99%) Degree
2 17 (19.54%) ISEB
3 7 (8.05%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 7 (8.05%) ISTQB
4 2 (2.30%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (2.30%) RHCE
4 2 (2.30%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (1.15%) PMP
5 1 (1.15%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (13.79%) QA
2 3 (3.45%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (3.45%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (1.15%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 13 (14.94%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (2.30%) Puppet
3 1 (1.15%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 39 (44.83%) Microsoft
2 16 (18.39%) Oracle
3 8 (9.20%) SAP
4 6 (6.90%) Tableau
5 4 (4.60%) HP
6 3 (3.45%) BEA
7 2 (2.30%) VMware
8 1 (1.15%) Computacenter
8 1 (1.15%) Atlassian
8 1 (1.15%) Avaya
8 1 (1.15%) Cognos
8 1 (1.15%) IBM
8 1 (1.15%) Hyperion
8 1 (1.15%) Informatica
8 1 (1.15%) Peregrine
8 1 (1.15%) Siemens
8 1 (1.15%) Red Hat
8 1 (1.15%) CheckPoint
8 1 (1.15%) Remedy
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £30000.00 - £38000.0 per annum + benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
Absolute Solution Limited
Salary: From £55,000 to £60,000 per annum excellent bens, International Compan
Posted: 3 days ago
Hertfordshire
IHS
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Watford
Real Staffing
Salary: competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
Watford
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Extensive Benefits Package
Posted: 16 days ago
St. Albans
The People Network
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago