The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Hertfordshire region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Rank 110 64 115
Rank change year-on-year
-46 +51
Permanent jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 37 77 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.49% 3.64% 1.50%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.88% 4.70% 2.04%
Number of salaries quoted 32 56 34
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £33,250
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £54,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1970 1637 1959
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 79.08% 77.29% 73.67%
Number of salaries quoted 1619 1234 1571
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £64,500 £63,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
User Acceptance Testing
East of England

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 25 July 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 25 July 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 -23 14 £47,500 +5.55% 2
Potters Bar -5 7 £37,500 +7.14%
Welwyn Garden City -5 4 £37,500 -25.00%
Hitchin - 3 - -
Hemel Hempstead -14 1 £70,000 +81.81%
St Albans -15 1 £35,000 -28.20%
User Acceptance Testing
East of England

User Acceptance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 23 (31.94%) Finance
2 19 (26.39%) Change Management
3 17 (23.61%) SQL
3 17 (23.61%) E-Commerce
4 16 (22.22%) Microsoft
5 15 (20.83%) PRINCE2
6 14 (19.44%) SQL Server
6 14 (19.44%) Project Management
7 13 (18.06%) Degree
7 13 (18.06%) Continuous Improvement
7 13 (18.06%) User Stories
8 12 (16.67%) Test Scripting
8 12 (16.67%) Retail
8 12 (16.67%) .NET
9 11 (15.28%) Windows
9 11 (15.28%) UML
9 11 (15.28%) ISEB
9 11 (15.28%) Validation
9 11 (15.28%) Web Development
10 10 (13.89%) ISTQB
10 10 (13.89%) HP Quality Center
10 10 (13.89%) Scrum
10 10 (13.89%) MS Excel
11 9 (12.50%) T-SQL
12 8 (11.11%) Management Information System
12 8 (11.11%) SAP
12 8 (11.11%) B2C
12 8 (11.11%) Test Strategy
12 8 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 8 (11.11%) QA

User Acceptance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 5 (6.94%) Apache
1 5 (6.94%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.39%) Node.js
Applications
1 10 (13.89%) MS Excel
2 5 (6.94%) MS Visio
3 4 (5.56%) MS Project
4 1 (1.39%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 3 (4.17%) SAP FI
2 1 (1.39%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.39%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.56%) LAN
1 4 (5.56%) SAN
2 1 (1.39%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (19.44%) SQL Server
2 8 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 8 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (6.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (4.17%) MySQL
5 2 (2.78%) Oracle Database
6 1 (1.39%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (1.39%) SQL Server 7
6 1 (1.39%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 7 (9.72%) Rational Rose
1 7 (9.72%) Visual Studio
2 5 (6.94%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.39%) TortoiseSVN
3 1 (1.39%) WebDriver
3 1 (1.39%) PVCS
3 1 (1.39%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 1 (1.39%) MSI
3 1 (1.39%) CruiseControl
3 1 (1.39%) Subversion
3 1 (1.39%) JIRA
3 1 (1.39%) Selenium
General
1 23 (31.94%) Finance
2 12 (16.67%) Retail
3 3 (4.17%) Banking
4 2 (2.78%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.39%) Legal
5 1 (1.39%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.39%) Retail Banking
5 1 (1.39%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 24 (33.33%) Analyst
2 14 (19.44%) Business Analyst
3 13 (18.06%) Developer
4 9 (12.50%) Project Manager
4 9 (12.50%) Test Analyst
5 8 (11.11%) Senior Analyst
5 8 (11.11%) Senior Test Analyst
5 8 (11.11%) Web Manager
6 5 (6.94%) SQL Developer
6 5 (6.94%) SQL DBA
6 5 (6.94%) .NET Developer
6 5 (6.94%) DBA
7 4 (5.56%) Administrator
8 3 (4.17%) Systems Administrator
8 3 (4.17%) Development Manager
8 3 (4.17%) Operations Manager
8 3 (4.17%) Systems Manager
8 3 (4.17%) Software Test Analyst
8 3 (4.17%) Senior Software Test Analyst
8 3 (4.17%) Web Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (16.67%) .NET
2 7 (9.72%) ASP.NET
3 5 (6.94%) CSS
3 5 (6.94%) HTML
4 4 (5.56%) jQuery
5 3 (4.17%) ASP.NET MVC
5 3 (4.17%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 3 (4.17%) ASP.NET MVC 3
5 3 (4.17%) .NET Framework
5 3 (4.17%) WCF
5 3 (4.17%) WinForms
5 3 (4.17%) Web Services
6 2 (2.78%) CGI
7 1 (1.39%) Ajax
7 1 (1.39%) MSMQ
7 1 (1.39%) Backbone.js
7 1 (1.39%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 8 (11.11%) Management Information System
2 7 (9.72%) EPoS
3 3 (4.17%) N-Tier
3 3 (4.17%) FMCG
4 2 (2.78%) Data Conversion
4 2 (2.78%) EFT
5 1 (1.39%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 11 (15.28%) Windows
2 5 (6.94%) Linux
3 4 (5.56%) Windows XP
3 4 (5.56%) Windows 7
4 3 (4.17%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (26.39%) Change Management
2 17 (23.61%) E-Commerce
3 15 (20.83%) PRINCE2
4 14 (19.44%) Project Management
5 13 (18.06%) Continuous Improvement
5 13 (18.06%) User Stories
6 12 (16.67%) Test Scripting
7 11 (15.28%) UML
7 11 (15.28%) Validation
7 11 (15.28%) Web Development
8 10 (13.89%) Scrum
9 8 (11.11%) B2C
9 8 (11.11%) Test Strategy
10 7 (9.72%) Six Sigma
10 7 (9.72%) Disaster Recovery
11 6 (8.33%) Business Analysis
12 5 (6.94%) Test Management
12 5 (6.94%) Unit Testing
12 5 (6.94%) System Testing
12 5 (6.94%) ERD
Programming Languages
1 17 (23.61%) SQL
2 9 (12.50%) T-SQL
3 7 (9.72%) JavaScript
4 6 (8.33%) C#
5 5 (6.94%) VBA
6 3 (4.17%) PHP
7 2 (2.78%) PL/SQL
7 2 (2.78%) C
7 2 (2.78%) Perl
8 1 (1.39%) Java
8 1 (1.39%) VB
8 1 (1.39%) VB.NET
8 1 (1.39%) Python
8 1 (1.39%) PowerHouse
8 1 (1.39%) VB6
8 1 (1.39%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 13 (18.06%) Degree
2 11 (15.28%) ISEB
3 10 (13.89%) ISTQB
4 7 (9.72%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 6 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
6 4 (5.56%) Six Sigma Black Belt
6 4 (5.56%) Six Sigma Green Belt
7 3 (4.17%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
7 3 (4.17%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 2 (2.78%) PMP
8 2 (2.78%) PMI Certification
9 1 (1.39%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 1 (1.39%) MCTS
9 1 (1.39%) MCITP
9 1 (1.39%) MCSE
9 1 (1.39%) MCSA
9 1 (1.39%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (11.11%) QA
2 2 (2.78%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (1.39%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (5.56%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.39%) VMware ESX
2 1 (1.39%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.39%) vSphere
2 1 (1.39%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 10 (13.89%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.39%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 16 (22.22%) Microsoft
2 8 (11.11%) SAP
3 4 (5.56%) HP
4 3 (4.17%) Citrix
4 3 (4.17%) Red Hat
5 2 (2.78%) IBM
5 2 (2.78%) Oracle
6 1 (1.39%) Dell
6 1 (1.39%) VMware
6 1 (1.39%) BMC
6 1 (1.39%) CA
Watford, Hertfordshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago