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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Rank 116 82 114
Rank change year-on-year
-34 +32
Permanent jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 26 52 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.13% 2.59% 1.89%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.41% 3.44% 2.47%
Number of salaries quoted 21 45 46
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 £35,500 £28,800 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £65,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
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
1841 1511 2223
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 80.29% 75.17% 76.34%
Number of salaries quoted 1501 1208 1762
Average salary £48,500 £42,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.11% -10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 19 September 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 19 September 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
Watford -9 10 £47,500 +15.15% 1
Welwyn Garden City - 3 £53,750 -
Hemel Hempstead -18 1 £60,000 +71.42%
Hitchin - 1 - -
User Acceptance Testing
East of England

User Acceptance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 19 (31.15%) Change Management
2 18 (29.51%) Finance
2 18 (29.51%) SQL
2 18 (29.51%) PRINCE2
3 17 (27.87%) UML
3 17 (27.87%) Microsoft
3 17 (27.87%) Continuous Improvement
4 14 (22.95%) SQL Server
5 13 (21.31%) Degree
6 12 (19.67%) Test Scripting
6 12 (19.67%) Validation
6 12 (19.67%) Retail
6 12 (19.67%) MS Excel
7 11 (18.03%) .NET
8 10 (16.39%) T-SQL
8 10 (16.39%) ISEB
8 10 (16.39%) Rational Rose
8 10 (16.39%) HP Quality Center
9 9 (14.75%) ISTQB
9 9 (14.75%) Project Management
9 9 (14.75%) Windows
10 8 (13.11%) E-Commerce
10 8 (13.11%) GAP Analysis
10 8 (13.11%) Management Information System
10 8 (13.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 8 (13.11%) SQL Server 2008
11 7 (11.48%) Test Strategy
11 7 (11.48%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 7 (11.48%) Visual Studio
11 7 (11.48%) Six Sigma

User Acceptance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 (3.28%) Apache
1 2 (3.28%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.64%) Node.js
Applications
1 12 (19.67%) MS Excel
2 6 (9.84%) MS Visio
3 5 (8.20%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (3.28%) SAP FI
2 1 (1.64%) Maximo
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.56%) LAN
1 4 (6.56%) SAN
2 1 (1.64%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (22.95%) SQL Server
2 8 (13.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 8 (13.11%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (8.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (3.28%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.64%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (1.64%) SQL Server 7
5 1 (1.64%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 10 (16.39%) Rational Rose
2 7 (11.48%) Visual Studio
3 5 (8.20%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (3.28%) Selenium
5 1 (1.64%) TortoiseSVN
5 1 (1.64%) WebDriver
5 1 (1.64%) PVCS
5 1 (1.64%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 1 (1.64%) MSI
5 1 (1.64%) CruiseControl
5 1 (1.64%) Subversion
5 1 (1.64%) JIRA
General
1 18 (29.51%) Finance
2 12 (19.67%) Retail
3 3 (4.92%) Banking
4 2 (3.28%) Telecoms
4 2 (3.28%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.64%) Publishing
5 1 (1.64%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 30 (49.18%) Analyst
2 20 (32.79%) Business Analyst
3 13 (21.31%) Developer
4 10 (16.39%) Test Analyst
5 8 (13.11%) Senior Test Analyst
5 8 (13.11%) Senior Analyst
6 6 (9.84%) Project Manager
7 5 (8.20%) DBA
7 5 (8.20%) SQL Developer
7 5 (8.20%) SQL DBA
7 5 (8.20%) .NET Developer
8 4 (6.56%) Software Test Analyst
9 3 (4.92%) Senior Software Test Analyst
9 3 (4.92%) Test Manager
9 3 (4.92%) Operations Manager
9 3 (4.92%) Business Systems Analyst
9 3 (4.92%) Systems Analyst
10 2 (3.28%) Administrator
10 2 (3.28%) Perl Developer
10 2 (3.28%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (18.03%) .NET
2 6 (9.84%) ASP.NET
3 5 (8.20%) HTML
4 4 (6.56%) CSS
5 3 (4.92%) Web Services
5 3 (4.92%) WinForms
5 3 (4.92%) .NET Framework
5 3 (4.92%) WCF
5 3 (4.92%) jQuery
5 3 (4.92%) ASP.NET MVC
5 3 (4.92%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 3 (4.92%) ASP.NET MVC 3
6 2 (3.28%) CGI
7 1 (1.64%) MSMQ
7 1 (1.64%) Backbone.js
7 1 (1.64%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 8 (13.11%) Management Information System
2 4 (6.56%) EPoS
3 3 (4.92%) N-Tier
3 3 (4.92%) FMCG
3 3 (4.92%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.64%) User Experience
4 1 (1.64%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 9 (14.75%) Windows
2 4 (6.56%) Windows XP
2 4 (6.56%) Windows 7
3 2 (3.28%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (31.15%) Change Management
2 18 (29.51%) PRINCE2
3 17 (27.87%) UML
3 17 (27.87%) Continuous Improvement
4 12 (19.67%) Test Scripting
4 12 (19.67%) Validation
5 9 (14.75%) Project Management
6 8 (13.11%) E-Commerce
6 8 (13.11%) GAP Analysis
7 7 (11.48%) Six Sigma
7 7 (11.48%) Test Strategy
8 5 (8.20%) ERD
8 5 (8.20%) Requirements Engineering
8 5 (8.20%) Use Case
8 5 (8.20%) Scrum
8 5 (8.20%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (8.20%) Software Testing
9 4 (6.56%) Disaster Recovery
9 4 (6.56%) ITIL
9 4 (6.56%) Process Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (29.51%) SQL
2 10 (16.39%) T-SQL
3 6 (9.84%) JavaScript
4 5 (8.20%) C#
4 5 (8.20%) VBA
5 3 (4.92%) PHP
6 2 (3.28%) PL/SQL
6 2 (3.28%) Perl
7 1 (1.64%) Java
7 1 (1.64%) VB
7 1 (1.64%) Python
7 1 (1.64%) PowerHouse
7 1 (1.64%) VB6
7 1 (1.64%) Ruby
7 1 (1.64%) C
Qualifications
1 13 (21.31%) Degree
2 10 (16.39%) ISEB
3 9 (14.75%) ISTQB
4 7 (11.48%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 6 (9.84%) Microsoft Certification
6 4 (6.56%) Six Sigma Black Belt
6 4 (6.56%) Six Sigma Green Belt
7 3 (4.92%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
7 3 (4.92%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 2 (3.28%) PMP
8 2 (3.28%) PMI Certification
9 1 (1.64%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 1 (1.64%) MCTS
9 1 (1.64%) MCITP
9 1 (1.64%) MCSE
9 1 (1.64%) MCSA
9 1 (1.64%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (9.84%) QA
2 2 (3.28%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (1.64%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (6.56%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.64%) VMware ESX
2 1 (1.64%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.64%) vSphere
2 1 (1.64%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 10 (16.39%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.64%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 17 (27.87%) Microsoft
2 4 (6.56%) HP
2 4 (6.56%) SAP
3 3 (4.92%) Citrix
4 2 (3.28%) BMC
4 2 (3.28%) IBM
4 2 (3.28%) Oracle
5 1 (1.64%) Dell
5 1 (1.64%) CA
5 1 (1.64%) VMware
Watford
Hudson - London
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Hertfordshire
Hudson - London
Salary: £40000 - £450000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
St. Albans
Deloitte
Salary: Excellent + package
Posted: 15 days ago