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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited User Acceptance Testing over the 3 months to 20 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
East of England / Hertfordshire
Rank 63 103 98
Rank change year-on-year
+40 -5
Permanent jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 75 36 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 3.67% 1.73% 2.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.21% 2.07% 2.52%
Number of salaries quoted 63 23 36
Median salary £42,500 £43,500 £49,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.29% -12.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £40,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £49,000 £82,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
- -3.61%

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
1783 1741 1746
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 87.32% 83.90% 84.27%
Number of salaries quoted 1467 1471 1366
Median salary £48,500 £53,100 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-8.66% +6.20%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £72,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

User Acceptance Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Hertfordshire region citing User Acceptance Testing as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 20 January 2017.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing User Acceptance Testing within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 20 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Stevenage +3 33 £40,000 -
Welwyn Garden City +4 6 - -
St Albans - 6 £45,000 -
Watford -2 3 £54,500 +21.11%
Broxbourne - 2 £50,000 -
Hemel Hempstead +10 1 £70,000 +40.00%
Borehamwood -10 1 £40,000 -
User Acceptance Testing
East of England

User Acceptance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, IT jobs citing User Acceptance Testing also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Hertfordshire region with a requirement for User Acceptance Testing.

1 58 (51.79%) ISTQB
2 57 (50.89%) Microsoft
3 56 (50.00%) Selenium
4 55 (49.11%) ISEB
5 52 (46.43%) Finance
6 51 (45.54%) MS Excel
7 47 (41.96%) Agile Software Development
8 43 (38.39%) SQL
9 34 (30.36%) JIRA
9 34 (30.36%) Manual Testing
10 33 (29.46%) QA
11 30 (26.79%) Automated Testing
11 30 (26.79%) MS Visio
12 28 (25.00%) Banking
13 27 (24.11%) Test Strategy
14 24 (21.43%) Project Management
15 22 (19.64%) Regression Testing
16 19 (16.96%) Scrum
17 17 (15.18%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
18 15 (13.39%) Test Scripting
18 15 (13.39%) SAP
18 15 (13.39%) PRINCE2
19 14 (12.50%) Degree
19 14 (12.50%) Software Testing
20 13 (11.61%) TDD
20 13 (11.61%) WebDriver
20 13 (11.61%) BDD
21 12 (10.71%) Business Intelligence
22 11 (9.82%) Stakeholder Management
23 10 (8.93%) Business Analysis

User Acceptance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 51 (45.54%) MS Excel
2 30 (26.79%) MS Visio
3 5 (4.46%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (3.57%) MS Office
4 4 (3.57%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 7 (6.25%) Payment Gateway
2 1 (0.89%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.89%) SystmOne
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.46%) SuccessFactors
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (6.25%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
1 7 (6.25%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.79%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (1.79%) MySQL
2 2 (1.79%) Relational Database
2 2 (1.79%) SAP BW
2 2 (1.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (0.89%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 56 (50.00%) Selenium
2 34 (30.36%) JIRA
3 13 (11.61%) WebDriver
4 2 (1.79%) Appium
4 2 (1.79%) JMeter
4 2 (1.79%) NeoLoad
4 2 (1.79%) TestRail
5 1 (0.89%) HP UFT
General
1 52 (46.43%) Finance
2 28 (25.00%) Banking
3 7 (6.25%) Back Office
3 7 (6.25%) Retail
4 2 (1.79%) French Language
4 2 (1.79%) Legal
4 2 (1.79%) Marketing
4 2 (1.79%) Retail Banking
4 2 (1.79%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.89%) Financial Institution
5 1 (0.89%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 81 (72.32%) Analyst
2 67 (59.82%) Test Analyst
3 18 (16.07%) Manual Test Analyst
4 17 (15.18%) Automation Test Analyst
5 14 (12.50%) Business Analyst
6 9 (8.04%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
6 9 (8.04%) Senior Test Engineer
6 9 (8.04%) Test Automation Engineer
6 9 (8.04%) Test Engineer
7 8 (7.14%) SAP Analyst
8 7 (6.25%) Business Intelligence Analyst
8 7 (6.25%) Business Intelligence Business Analyst
8 7 (6.25%) SAP BI Analyst
8 7 (6.25%) SAP Business Analyst
8 7 (6.25%) UAT Analyst
8 7 (6.25%) UAT Test Analyst
9 6 (5.36%) Regression Test Analyst
10 5 (4.46%) Architect
10 5 (4.46%) Solutions Architect
11 4 (3.57%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.79%) Gherkin
1 2 (1.79%) REST
1 2 (1.79%) SOAP
1 2 (1.79%) Web Services
2 1 (0.89%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (4.46%) Virtual Team
3 3 (2.68%) NHS
4 2 (1.79%) Computer Science
4 2 (1.79%) FMCG
5 1 (0.89%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.89%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 2 (1.79%) Windows
1 2 (1.79%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (41.96%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (30.36%) Manual Testing
3 30 (26.79%) Automated Testing
4 27 (24.11%) Test Strategy
5 24 (21.43%) Project Management
6 22 (19.64%) Regression Testing
7 19 (16.96%) Scrum
8 15 (13.39%) PRINCE2
8 15 (13.39%) Test Scripting
9 14 (12.50%) Software Testing
10 13 (11.61%) BDD
10 13 (11.61%) TDD
11 12 (10.71%) Business Intelligence
12 11 (9.82%) Stakeholder Management
13 10 (8.93%) Business Analysis
13 10 (8.93%) Functional Testing
14 9 (8.04%) Continuous Improvement
14 9 (8.04%) Process Improvement
14 9 (8.04%) SDLC
15 8 (7.14%) Operational Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 43 (38.39%) SQL
2 2 (1.79%) C#
2 2 (1.79%) Java
2 2 (1.79%) PL/SQL
2 2 (1.79%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 58 (51.79%) ISTQB
2 55 (49.11%) ISEB
3 17 (15.18%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 14 (12.50%) Degree
5 2 (1.79%) PMI Certification
5 2 (1.79%) PMP
6 1 (0.89%) MCSE
6 1 (0.89%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (29.46%) QA
Systems Management
1 6 (5.36%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 57 (50.89%) Microsoft
2 15 (13.39%) SAP
3 5 (4.46%) HP
4 2 (1.79%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (1.79%) Telerik