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 21 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
East of England / Hertfordshire
Rank 82 127 108
Rank change year-on-year
+45 -19
Permanent jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 54 21 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 2.66% 0.94% 1.88%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.07% 1.12% 2.25%
Number of salaries quoted 47 15 26
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £51,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -21.95%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £24,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £55,000 £82,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%

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
1760 1870 1690
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 86.61% 83.74% 83.75%
Number of salaries quoted 1467 1555 1336
Median salary £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £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 21 February 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 21 February 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 +8 26 £40,000 -
Watford 0 2 £60,000 +144.89% 1
St Albans -3 2 £45,000 -18.18%
Broxbourne - 2 £50,000 -
Letchworth - 1 - -
User Acceptance Testing
East of England

User Acceptance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 21 February 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 62 (54.39%) Microsoft
2 59 (51.75%) ISTQB
3 57 (50.00%) ISEB
4 56 (49.12%) Selenium
5 53 (46.49%) MS Excel
6 52 (45.61%) Finance
7 49 (42.98%) Agile Software Development
8 42 (36.84%) SQL
9 36 (31.58%) JIRA
10 35 (30.70%) Manual Testing
11 33 (28.95%) QA
12 31 (27.19%) Automated Testing
12 31 (27.19%) MS Visio
13 28 (24.56%) Banking
14 26 (22.81%) Test Strategy
15 22 (19.30%) Regression Testing
15 22 (19.30%) Project Management
16 20 (17.54%) Scrum
17 18 (15.79%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
18 16 (14.04%) Degree
19 15 (13.16%) PRINCE2
20 14 (12.28%) Test Scripting
20 14 (12.28%) Software Testing
21 13 (11.40%) TDD
21 13 (11.40%) BDD
21 13 (11.40%) WebDriver
22 11 (9.65%) Stakeholder Management
22 11 (9.65%) SAP
23 10 (8.77%) Functional Testing
23 10 (8.77%) SDLC

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 53 (46.49%) MS Excel
2 31 (27.19%) MS Visio
3 8 (7.02%) MS PowerPoint
4 6 (5.26%) MS Office
5 4 (3.51%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 7 (6.14%) Payment Gateway
2 1 (0.88%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.88%) SystmOne
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.39%) SuccessFactors
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (6.14%) SQL Server
2 5 (4.39%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
3 2 (1.75%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (1.75%) MySQL
3 2 (1.75%) Relational Database
3 2 (1.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (0.88%) SAP BW
4 1 (0.88%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 56 (49.12%) Selenium
2 36 (31.58%) JIRA
3 13 (11.40%) WebDriver
4 2 (1.75%) Appium
4 2 (1.75%) Bugzilla
4 2 (1.75%) HP UFT
4 2 (1.75%) JMeter
4 2 (1.75%) NeoLoad
4 2 (1.75%) TestDirector
4 2 (1.75%) TestLink
4 2 (1.75%) TestRail
5 1 (0.88%) InstallShield
5 1 (0.88%) MSI
General
1 52 (45.61%) Finance
2 28 (24.56%) Banking
3 7 (6.14%) Back Office
4 5 (4.39%) Retail
5 3 (2.63%) Financial Institution
6 2 (1.75%) French Language
6 2 (1.75%) Legal
6 2 (1.75%) Marketing
6 2 (1.75%) Retail Banking
6 2 (1.75%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.88%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 78 (68.42%) Analyst
2 66 (57.89%) Test Analyst
3 18 (15.79%) Manual Test Analyst
4 17 (14.91%) Automation Test Analyst
5 12 (10.53%) Business Analyst
6 9 (7.89%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
6 9 (7.89%) Senior Test Engineer
6 9 (7.89%) Test Automation Engineer
6 9 (7.89%) Test Engineer
7 7 (6.14%) UAT Analyst
7 7 (6.14%) UAT Test Analyst
8 6 (5.26%) Regression Test Analyst
9 5 (4.39%) Architect
9 5 (4.39%) Business Intelligence Analyst
9 5 (4.39%) Business Intelligence Business Analyst
9 5 (4.39%) SAP Analyst
9 5 (4.39%) SAP BI Analyst
9 5 (4.39%) SAP Business Analyst
9 5 (4.39%) Solutions Architect
9 5 (4.39%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.75%) Gherkin
1 2 (1.75%) REST
1 2 (1.75%) SOAP
1 2 (1.75%) Web Services
2 1 (0.88%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 8 (7.02%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (4.39%) Virtual Team
3 3 (2.63%) NHS
4 2 (1.75%) Computer Science
4 2 (1.75%) FMCG
5 1 (0.88%) Data Centre
5 1 (0.88%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 3 (2.63%) Windows
2 2 (1.75%) Windows Server
3 1 (0.88%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (42.98%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (30.70%) Manual Testing
3 31 (27.19%) Automated Testing
4 26 (22.81%) Test Strategy
5 22 (19.30%) Project Management
5 22 (19.30%) Regression Testing
6 20 (17.54%) Scrum
7 15 (13.16%) PRINCE2
8 14 (12.28%) Software Testing
8 14 (12.28%) Test Scripting
9 13 (11.40%) BDD
9 13 (11.40%) TDD
10 11 (9.65%) Stakeholder Management
11 10 (8.77%) Functional Testing
11 10 (8.77%) SDLC
12 9 (7.89%) Business Intelligence
12 9 (7.89%) Process Improvement
13 8 (7.02%) Business Analysis
13 8 (7.02%) Operational Acceptance Testing
13 8 (7.02%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 42 (36.84%) SQL
2 2 (1.75%) C#
2 2 (1.75%) Java
2 2 (1.75%) PL/SQL
2 2 (1.75%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 59 (51.75%) ISTQB
2 57 (50.00%) ISEB
3 18 (15.79%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 16 (14.04%) Degree
5 2 (1.75%) PMI Certification
5 2 (1.75%) PMP
6 1 (0.88%) CBAP
6 1 (0.88%) MCSE
6 1 (0.88%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (28.95%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.88%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.88%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 5 (4.39%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.88%) SCCM
2 1 (0.88%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 62 (54.39%) Microsoft
2 11 (9.65%) SAP
3 2 (1.75%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (1.75%) Telerik
4 1 (0.88%) Computacenter
4 1 (0.88%) HP
Watford, Hertfordshire
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 6 days ago