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 4 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Rank 108 101 103
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +2
Permanent jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 36 34 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.75% 1.59% 2.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.25% 2.10% 2.73%
Number of salaries quoted 26 34 55
Average salary £50,000 £40,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -2.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £30,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £61,250 £58,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,250
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +4.57%
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
1602 1616 2085
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 77.69% 75.62% 78.38%
Number of salaries quoted 1249 1224 1747
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 4 March 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 4 March 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
Watford +14 12 £50,000 +5.26% 3
Welwyn Garden City -17 3 - -
Hitchin - 3 - -
Rickmansworth - 2 £44,250 - 1
Potters Bar -5 1 £35,000 +16.66%
Hemel Hempstead - 1 £54,000 -
Hertford - 1 £40,000 -
User Acceptance Testing
East of England

User Acceptance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 4 March 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 23 (26.14%) Change Management
1 23 (26.14%) SQL
1 23 (26.14%) UML
2 22 (25.00%) Project Management
3 21 (23.86%) Finance
4 20 (22.73%) Microsoft
5 19 (21.59%) Agile Software Development
6 17 (19.32%) Retail
7 16 (18.18%) Degree
7 16 (18.18%) Continuous Improvement
7 16 (18.18%) ISEB
7 16 (18.18%) PRINCE2
8 15 (17.05%) GAP Analysis
9 13 (14.77%) .NET
9 13 (14.77%) Analytical Skills
9 13 (14.77%) Test Scripting
10 12 (13.64%) Oracle
10 12 (13.64%) SQL Server
10 12 (13.64%) Data Modelling
11 11 (12.50%) HTML
11 11 (12.50%) JavaScript
11 11 (12.50%) Telecoms
11 11 (12.50%) Validation
11 11 (12.50%) Use Case
12 10 (11.36%) Software Testing
12 10 (11.36%) ISTQB
12 10 (11.36%) Requirements Analysis
12 10 (11.36%) Windows
12 10 (11.36%) MS Excel
13 9 (10.23%) Data Warehouse

User Acceptance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 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 3 (3.41%) Apache
2 2 (2.27%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.14%) WebLogic
3 1 (1.14%) WebSphere
3 1 (1.14%) Drupal
Applications
1 10 (11.36%) MS Excel
2 5 (5.68%) MS Project
3 3 (3.41%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (2.27%) MS Visio
5 1 (1.14%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (3.41%) Oracle Financials
1 3 (3.41%) Oracle Payables
1 3 (3.41%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.14%) Magento
2 1 (1.14%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.27%) Office 365
1 2 (2.27%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.68%) 3G
1 5 (5.68%) 2G
1 5 (5.68%) Radio Access Network
1 5 (5.68%) 4G
1 5 (5.68%) LTE
2 2 (2.27%) SAN
2 2 (2.27%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (13.64%) SQL Server
2 9 (10.23%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (4.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (4.55%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (4.55%) Snowflake Schema
3 4 (4.55%) Star Schema
4 3 (3.41%) Oracle Database
4 3 (3.41%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (3.41%) QlikView
5 1 (1.14%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (1.14%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (1.14%) Oracle BI Publisher
5 1 (1.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.14%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (1.14%) BusinessObjects XI
5 1 (1.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 9 (10.23%) Rational Rose
2 3 (3.41%) TestDirector
2 3 (3.41%) Selenium
3 2 (2.27%) JIRA
3 2 (2.27%) QuickTest Pro
3 2 (2.27%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.14%) Bugzilla
4 1 (1.14%) JUnit
4 1 (1.14%) Zephyr
4 1 (1.14%) Jasmine
4 1 (1.14%) Cucumber
4 1 (1.14%) JBehave
4 1 (1.14%) WebDriver
4 1 (1.14%) TestNG
4 1 (1.14%) Subversion
General
1 21 (23.86%) Finance
2 17 (19.32%) Retail
3 11 (12.50%) Telecoms
4 7 (7.95%) Banking
5 5 (5.68%) Games
5 5 (5.68%) Retail Banking
6 3 (3.41%) Back Office
6 3 (3.41%) Local Government
7 2 (2.27%) Marketing
8 1 (1.14%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 48 (54.55%) Analyst
2 40 (45.45%) Business Analyst
3 14 (15.91%) Developer
4 11 (12.50%) IT Business Analyst
5 10 (11.36%) Systems Analyst
6 7 (7.95%) Test Analyst
6 7 (7.95%) Business Systems Analyst
6 7 (7.95%) Business Manager
7 6 (6.82%) Programme Manager
7 6 (6.82%) Change Manager
7 6 (6.82%) Business Change Manager
8 5 (5.68%) .NET Developer
8 5 (5.68%) Performance Engineer
8 5 (5.68%) Test Manager
8 5 (5.68%) Consultant
8 5 (5.68%) Systems Engineer
8 5 (5.68%) Development Engineer
8 5 (5.68%) Software Test Analyst
9 3 (3.41%) Junior
9 3 (3.41%) Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (14.77%) .NET
2 11 (12.50%) HTML
3 9 (10.23%) CSS
4 8 (9.09%) jQuery
4 8 (9.09%) Web Services
5 7 (7.95%) ASP.NET
6 5 (5.68%) Classic ASP
6 5 (5.68%) Ajax
7 3 (3.41%) WinForms
7 3 (3.41%) CGI
7 3 (3.41%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 3 (3.41%) WCF
7 3 (3.41%) .NET Framework
7 3 (3.41%) JSON
8 1 (1.14%) Hibernate
8 1 (1.14%) XML
8 1 (1.14%) XSL
8 1 (1.14%) XSLT
8 1 (1.14%) JSP
8 1 (1.14%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 13 (14.77%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (7.95%) Management Information System
3 5 (5.68%) Mobile App
4 3 (3.41%) N-Tier
4 3 (3.41%) Visualisation
4 3 (3.41%) FMCG
5 1 (1.14%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 10 (11.36%) Windows
2 6 (6.82%) UNIX
3 4 (4.55%) Linux
4 2 (2.27%) Windows 7
4 2 (2.27%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (26.14%) Change Management
1 23 (26.14%) UML
2 22 (25.00%) Project Management
3 19 (21.59%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (18.18%) Continuous Improvement
4 16 (18.18%) PRINCE2
5 15 (17.05%) GAP Analysis
6 13 (14.77%) Test Scripting
7 12 (13.64%) Data Modelling
8 11 (12.50%) Validation
8 11 (12.50%) Use Case
9 10 (11.36%) Software Testing
9 10 (11.36%) Requirements Analysis
10 9 (10.23%) People Management
10 9 (10.23%) Coaching
11 8 (9.09%) Change Control
11 8 (9.09%) Analytics
11 8 (9.09%) Scrum
12 7 (7.95%) Disaster Recovery
12 7 (7.95%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 23 (26.14%) SQL
2 11 (12.50%) JavaScript
3 9 (10.23%) C#
4 6 (6.82%) T-SQL
4 6 (6.82%) VB
5 5 (5.68%) PL/SQL
5 5 (5.68%) VB6
6 3 (3.41%) Perl
6 3 (3.41%) PHP
7 1 (1.14%) Java
Qualifications
1 16 (18.18%) Degree
1 16 (18.18%) ISEB
2 10 (11.36%) ISTQB
3 4 (4.55%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 3 (3.41%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (1.14%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.14%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.27%) QA
1 2 (2.27%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (2.27%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.14%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 9 (10.23%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 20 (22.73%) Microsoft
2 12 (13.64%) Oracle
3 7 (7.95%) SAP
4 4 (4.55%) HP
5 3 (3.41%) CheckPoint
5 3 (3.41%) Tableau
6 2 (2.27%) Citrix
7 1 (1.14%) Business Objects
7 1 (1.14%) Cognos
7 1 (1.14%) BEA
7 1 (1.14%) Informatica
7 1 (1.14%) Twitter
7 1 (1.14%) hybris
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Hays - Computacenter
Salary: flexible benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Rickmansworth, Hertfordshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
TJX
Salary: £Competitive
Posted: 18 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
TJX
Salary: Unspecified £Competitive
Posted: 26 days ago