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 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Rank 109 87 116
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +29
Permanent jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 35 44 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.48% 2.22% 1.90%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.89% 2.94% 2.47%
Number of salaries quoted 29 41 48
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,600 £28,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £63,500 £51,700
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +6.66%
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
1854 1497 2391
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 78.43% 75.49% 76.86%
Number of salaries quoted 1512 1210 1927
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £64,000 £68,600
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 21 October 2014.

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 21 October 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
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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
Watford -10 16 £47,500 +9.82% 3
Welwyn Garden City +7 3 £53,750 -
St Albans -25 3 £50,000 -
Potters Bar -7 2 £35,000 -
Hertford -6 1 £37,500 -44.44%
Hemel Hempstead -19 1 £60,000 +31.86% 1
User Acceptance Testing
East of England

User Acceptance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, 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 24 (32.88%) UML
2 22 (30.14%) SQL
3 20 (27.40%) PRINCE2
3 20 (27.40%) Continuous Improvement
4 19 (26.03%) Finance
5 18 (24.66%) Change Management
6 17 (23.29%) Microsoft
7 15 (20.55%) Degree
7 15 (20.55%) Test Scripting
8 14 (19.18%) SQL Server
9 13 (17.81%) Rational Rose
9 13 (17.81%) Project Management
9 13 (17.81%) GAP Analysis
10 12 (16.44%) Validation
10 12 (16.44%) Retail
10 12 (16.44%) .NET
10 12 (16.44%) Windows
10 12 (16.44%) MS Excel
11 11 (15.07%) ISEB
11 11 (15.07%) HP Quality Center
12 10 (13.70%) Management Information System
13 9 (12.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 9 (12.33%) ISTQB
13 9 (12.33%) T-SQL
13 9 (12.33%) JavaScript
13 9 (12.33%) SQL Server 2008
14 8 (10.96%) Requirements Engineering
14 8 (10.96%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
14 8 (10.96%) HTML
15 7 (9.59%) Visual Studio

User Acceptance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, 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 2 (2.74%) SharePoint
1 2 (2.74%) Apache
2 1 (1.37%) Node.js
Applications
1 12 (16.44%) MS Excel
2 7 (9.59%) MS Visio
3 6 (8.22%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (2.74%) SAP FI
Communications & Networking
1 5 (6.85%) SAN
1 5 (6.85%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (19.18%) SQL Server
2 9 (12.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 9 (12.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (5.48%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (5.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (4.11%) Snowflake Schema
4 3 (4.11%) Star Schema
5 1 (1.37%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 13 (17.81%) Rational Rose
2 7 (9.59%) Visual Studio
3 4 (5.48%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (2.74%) Selenium
5 1 (1.37%) JIRA
5 1 (1.37%) WebDriver
General
1 19 (26.03%) Finance
2 12 (16.44%) Retail
3 2 (2.74%) Banking
3 2 (2.74%) Back Office
3 2 (2.74%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.74%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.37%) Publishing
4 1 (1.37%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 41 (56.16%) Analyst
2 30 (41.10%) Business Analyst
3 16 (21.92%) Developer
4 11 (15.07%) Test Analyst
5 8 (10.96%) Senior Analyst
5 8 (10.96%) .NET Developer
5 8 (10.96%) Senior Test Analyst
6 7 (9.59%) Systems Analyst
7 6 (8.22%) Business Systems Analyst
8 5 (6.85%) Project Manager
9 4 (5.48%) Software Test Analyst
9 4 (5.48%) IT Business Analyst
9 4 (5.48%) SQL Developer
9 4 (5.48%) SQL DBA
9 4 (5.48%) DBA
10 3 (4.11%) Operations Manager
10 3 (4.11%) Senior Software Test Analyst
10 3 (4.11%) Junior
10 3 (4.11%) Test Manager
11 2 (2.74%) Junior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (16.44%) .NET
2 8 (10.96%) HTML
3 6 (8.22%) ASP.NET
3 6 (8.22%) CSS
4 5 (6.85%) WinForms
4 5 (6.85%) Web Services
4 5 (6.85%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 5 (6.85%) jQuery
4 5 (6.85%) .NET Framework
4 5 (6.85%) WCF
5 3 (4.11%) ASP.NET MVC
5 3 (4.11%) ASP.NET MVC 3
6 2 (2.74%) JSON
6 2 (2.74%) CGI
7 1 (1.37%) AngularJS
7 1 (1.37%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 10 (13.70%) Management Information System
2 6 (8.22%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (6.85%) N-Tier
4 4 (5.48%) EPoS
5 3 (4.11%) FMCG
6 1 (1.37%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 12 (16.44%) Windows
2 5 (6.85%) Windows XP
2 5 (6.85%) Windows 7
3 2 (2.74%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (32.88%) UML
2 20 (27.40%) PRINCE2
2 20 (27.40%) Continuous Improvement
3 18 (24.66%) Change Management
4 15 (20.55%) Test Scripting
5 13 (17.81%) Project Management
5 13 (17.81%) GAP Analysis
6 12 (16.44%) Validation
7 8 (10.96%) Requirements Engineering
8 7 (9.59%) E-Commerce
8 7 (9.59%) Test Strategy
8 7 (9.59%) Use Case
9 6 (8.22%) Six Sigma
10 5 (6.85%) Disaster Recovery
10 5 (6.85%) MVC
10 5 (6.85%) Software Testing
10 5 (6.85%) Data Modelling
10 5 (6.85%) OOD
10 5 (6.85%) Unit Testing
10 5 (6.85%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 22 (30.14%) SQL
2 9 (12.33%) T-SQL
2 9 (12.33%) JavaScript
3 6 (8.22%) C#
4 4 (5.48%) VBA
5 2 (2.74%) Perl
5 2 (2.74%) PHP
5 2 (2.74%) PL/SQL
6 1 (1.37%) Ruby
6 1 (1.37%) Python
6 1 (1.37%) C
6 1 (1.37%) Java
6 1 (1.37%) PowerHouse
Qualifications
1 15 (20.55%) Degree
2 11 (15.07%) ISEB
3 9 (12.33%) ISTQB
4 8 (10.96%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 4 (5.48%) Six Sigma Black Belt
5 4 (5.48%) Six Sigma Green Belt
5 4 (5.48%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (4.11%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 3 (4.11%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
7 2 (2.74%) PMP
7 2 (2.74%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (9.59%) QA
2 2 (2.74%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 5 (6.85%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 11 (15.07%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 17 (23.29%) Microsoft
2 4 (5.48%) HP
2 4 (5.48%) Citrix
3 3 (4.11%) SAP
4 2 (2.74%) Oracle
5 1 (1.37%) BMC
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £22000 - £24000 per annum + bonus & benefits
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Watford
Hudson - London
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent package including bonus
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