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 27 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Rank 107 108 69
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -39
Permanent jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 45 36 89
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.98% 1.45% 3.42%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.68% 1.94% 4.31%
Number of salaries quoted 34 35 80
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,300 £36,250 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,750 £66,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%
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
1677 1858 2064
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 73.78% 74.98% 79.29%
Number of salaries quoted 1337 1459 1709
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 £32,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +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 27 April 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 27 April 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 +19 20 £50,000 -4.76% 1
Rickmansworth - 6 £44,250 -
Borehamwood +7 3 - -
Welwyn Garden City -25 2 - - 1
Hemel Hempstead - 1 £54,000 - 1
Hitchin - 1 - -
User Acceptance Testing
East of England

User Acceptance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 28 (32.56%) Finance
1 28 (32.56%) SQL
2 27 (31.40%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (27.91%) Microsoft
4 23 (26.74%) Project Management
4 23 (26.74%) Change Management
5 21 (24.42%) ISEB
6 19 (22.09%) Degree
7 18 (20.93%) Retail
7 18 (20.93%) Software Testing
8 16 (18.60%) UML
8 16 (18.60%) Oracle
9 15 (17.44%) Validation
9 15 (17.44%) Analytical Skills
10 14 (16.28%) Continuous Improvement
10 14 (16.28%) PRINCE2
11 13 (15.12%) SQL Server
11 13 (15.12%) Telecoms
11 13 (15.12%) ISTQB
11 13 (15.12%) Banking
12 12 (13.95%) MS Excel
13 11 (12.79%) Data Modelling
13 11 (12.79%) GAP Analysis
13 11 (12.79%) Scrum
13 11 (12.79%) Time Management
13 11 (12.79%) Change Control
13 11 (12.79%) HP Quality Center
14 10 (11.63%) Test Scripting
14 10 (11.63%) .NET
15 9 (10.47%) T-SQL

User Acceptance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 5 (5.81%) Apache
2 3 (3.49%) WebLogic
3 2 (2.33%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.16%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.16%) Drupal
Applications
1 12 (13.95%) MS Excel
2 5 (5.81%) MS PowerPoint
2 5 (5.81%) MS Project
3 3 (3.49%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (3.49%) Oracle Financials
1 3 (3.49%) Dynamics CRM
1 3 (3.49%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (1.16%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (1.16%) Magento
2 1 (1.16%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.33%) Office 365
1 2 (2.33%) Yammer
2 1 (1.16%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.81%) 3G
1 5 (5.81%) 2G
1 5 (5.81%) LTE
1 5 (5.81%) 4G
1 5 (5.81%) Radio Access Network
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (15.12%) SQL Server
2 8 (9.30%) Oracle Database
3 5 (5.81%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (3.49%) Oracle Reports
4 3 (3.49%) Oracle Database 10g
4 3 (3.49%) Oracle BI Publisher
4 3 (3.49%) QlikView
4 3 (3.49%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (2.33%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (2.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (1.16%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (1.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (1.16%) Snowflake Schema
6 1 (1.16%) Star Schema
6 1 (1.16%) BusinessObjects XI
6 1 (1.16%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 7 (8.14%) QuickTest Pro
1 7 (8.14%) JIRA
2 6 (6.98%) Selenium
2 6 (6.98%) Rational Rose
3 5 (5.81%) TestDirector
4 3 (3.49%) Bugzilla
5 2 (2.33%) TestLink
6 1 (1.16%) Subversion
6 1 (1.16%) LoadRunner
6 1 (1.16%) JUnit
6 1 (1.16%) Visual Studio
6 1 (1.16%) TestNG
6 1 (1.16%) JBehave
6 1 (1.16%) WebDriver
6 1 (1.16%) Cucumber
6 1 (1.16%) Jasmine
6 1 (1.16%) Zephyr
General
1 28 (32.56%) Finance
2 18 (20.93%) Retail
3 13 (15.12%) Telecoms
3 13 (15.12%) Banking
4 7 (8.14%) Retail Banking
5 5 (5.81%) Games
6 3 (3.49%) Local Government
7 2 (2.33%) Marketing
8 1 (1.16%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 45 (52.33%) Analyst
2 32 (37.21%) Business Analyst
3 12 (13.95%) Test Analyst
3 12 (13.95%) Developer
4 9 (10.47%) IT Business Analyst
4 9 (10.47%) Test Manager
4 9 (10.47%) Programme Manager
5 7 (8.14%) Systems Analyst
5 7 (8.14%) Senior Analyst
5 7 (8.14%) Software Test Analyst
6 6 (6.98%) Business Manager
6 6 (6.98%) Change Manager
6 6 (6.98%) Business Change Manager
6 6 (6.98%) Senior Test Analyst
7 5 (5.81%) Perl Developer
7 5 (5.81%) Oracle Developer
7 5 (5.81%) Business Systems Analyst
7 5 (5.81%) Consultant
7 5 (5.81%) Systems Engineer
7 5 (5.81%) Performance Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (11.63%) .NET
2 8 (9.30%) HTML
3 7 (8.14%) CSS
4 6 (6.98%) Web Services
4 6 (6.98%) jQuery
4 6 (6.98%) ASP.NET
5 5 (5.81%) Classic ASP
5 5 (5.81%) CGI
5 5 (5.81%) Ajax
6 3 (3.49%) Spring
6 3 (3.49%) JSF
6 3 (3.49%) Hibernate
6 3 (3.49%) JSP
6 3 (3.49%) Struts
6 3 (3.49%) XML
6 3 (3.49%) XSL
6 3 (3.49%) XSLT
6 3 (3.49%) Java EE
7 1 (1.16%) JSON
7 1 (1.16%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 15 (17.44%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (6.98%) Mobile App
3 4 (4.65%) Management Information System
4 3 (3.49%) FMCG
4 3 (3.49%) Visualisation
4 3 (3.49%) NHS
5 1 (1.16%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 9 (10.47%) Windows
2 8 (9.30%) Linux
2 8 (9.30%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (31.40%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (26.74%) Change Management
2 23 (26.74%) Project Management
3 18 (20.93%) Software Testing
4 16 (18.60%) UML
5 15 (17.44%) Validation
6 14 (16.28%) PRINCE2
6 14 (16.28%) Continuous Improvement
7 11 (12.79%) Change Control
7 11 (12.79%) Scrum
7 11 (12.79%) Time Management
7 11 (12.79%) Data Modelling
7 11 (12.79%) GAP Analysis
8 10 (11.63%) Test Scripting
9 9 (10.47%) Coaching
9 9 (10.47%) People Management
9 9 (10.47%) Stakeholder Management
10 8 (9.30%) Requirements Analysis
10 8 (9.30%) ERP
10 8 (9.30%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 28 (32.56%) SQL
2 9 (10.47%) T-SQL
2 9 (10.47%) PL/SQL
3 8 (9.30%) JavaScript
4 7 (8.14%) C#
5 6 (6.98%) VB
5 6 (6.98%) PHP
6 5 (5.81%) VB6
6 5 (5.81%) Perl
7 3 (3.49%) Java
8 1 (1.16%) VBA
Qualifications
1 21 (24.42%) ISEB
2 19 (22.09%) Degree
3 13 (15.12%) ISTQB
4 4 (4.65%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 3 (3.49%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 2 (2.33%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (1.16%) SC Cleared
7 1 (1.16%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.65%) QA
2 3 (3.49%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (3.49%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 11 (12.79%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 24 (27.91%) Microsoft
2 16 (18.60%) Oracle
3 6 (6.98%) SAP
4 3 (3.49%) BEA
4 3 (3.49%) Tableau
4 3 (3.49%) CheckPoint
5 1 (1.16%) Remedy
5 1 (1.16%) Computacenter
5 1 (1.16%) hybris
5 1 (1.16%) Twitter
5 1 (1.16%) HP
5 1 (1.16%) Avaya
5 1 (1.16%) Informatica
5 1 (1.16%) Peregrine
5 1 (1.16%) Siemens
5 1 (1.16%) Cognos
5 1 (1.16%) Business Objects
Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £32,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Hertfordshire
Mint Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
ComputaCenter
Salary: flexible benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Watford
Recruitment Revolution Limited
Salary: £22,000 - £25,000 + bonus + 23 days holiday + subsidised on-site gym membership
Posted: 10 days ago
Hemel Hempstead
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + BENEFITS
Posted: 26 days ago