The table below looks at the statistics for User Acceptance Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Watford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited User Acceptance Testing over the 3 months to 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Rank 46 67 22
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -45
Permanent jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 20 7 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 3.70% 1.22% 9.24%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.87% 1.56% 11.51%
Number of salaries quoted 16 7 29
Average salary £50,000 £52,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +23.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £49,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,125 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+5.31% +5.26%
User Acceptance Testing
Hertfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Watford region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Watford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
411 449 252
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 75.97% 77.95% 80.25%
Number of salaries quoted 304 344 210
Average salary £50,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% -
90% offered a salary of more than £34,066 £30,000 £28,050
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £55,000
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 Watford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing User Acceptance Testing across the Watford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

User Acceptance Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

User Acceptance Testing
Salary Trend in Watford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing User Acceptance Testing across the Watford region.

User Acceptance Testing Salary Trend in Watford

User Acceptance Testing
Salary Histogram in Watford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing User Acceptance Testing across the Watford region over the 3 months to 1 May 2015.

User Acceptance Testing Salary Histogram in Watford

User Acceptance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT jobs across the Watford 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 11 (44.00%) PRINCE2
1 11 (44.00%) Degree
1 11 (44.00%) Change Control
2 10 (40.00%) GAP Analysis
2 10 (40.00%) Finance
3 9 (36.00%) Change Management
4 7 (28.00%) E-Commerce
4 7 (28.00%) Test Scripting
5 6 (24.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 6 (24.00%) Rational Rose
5 6 (24.00%) UML
6 5 (20.00%) Apache
6 5 (20.00%) CGI
6 5 (20.00%) ISEB
6 5 (20.00%) Linux
6 5 (20.00%) Perl
6 5 (20.00%) PHP
6 5 (20.00%) PL/SQL
6 5 (20.00%) SQL
6 5 (20.00%) Oracle
6 5 (20.00%) Oracle Database
6 5 (20.00%) Integration Testing
6 5 (20.00%) Waterfall
6 5 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (20.00%) Retail
7 4 (16.00%) Data Management
7 4 (16.00%) Business Analysis
7 4 (16.00%) MS PowerPoint
7 4 (16.00%) Mobile App
7 4 (16.00%) Project Management

User Acceptance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT jobs across the Watford 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 (20.00%) Apache
2 1 (4.00%) Drupal
2 1 (4.00%) WebSphere
Applications
1 4 (16.00%) MS PowerPoint
1 4 (16.00%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.00%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (20.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 6 (24.00%) Rational Rose
2 3 (12.00%) Bugzilla
2 3 (12.00%) QuickTest Pro
2 3 (12.00%) JIRA
3 2 (8.00%) TestLink
3 2 (8.00%) TestDirector
4 1 (4.00%) JUnit
4 1 (4.00%) JBehave
4 1 (4.00%) WebDriver
4 1 (4.00%) Cucumber
4 1 (4.00%) Jasmine
4 1 (4.00%) Zephyr
4 1 (4.00%) Selenium
4 1 (4.00%) TestNG
4 1 (4.00%) Subversion
General
1 10 (40.00%) Finance
2 5 (20.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 16 (64.00%) Business Analyst
1 16 (64.00%) Analyst
2 6 (24.00%) IT Business Analyst
3 5 (20.00%) Developer
3 5 (20.00%) Oracle Developer
3 5 (20.00%) Perl Developer
4 3 (12.00%) Test Manager
5 1 (4.00%) Coordinator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (20.00%) CGI
2 1 (4.00%) Flash
2 1 (4.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.00%) Mobile App
2 3 (12.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (44.00%) PRINCE2
1 11 (44.00%) Change Control
2 10 (40.00%) GAP Analysis
3 9 (36.00%) Change Management
4 7 (28.00%) E-Commerce
4 7 (28.00%) Test Scripting
5 6 (24.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 6 (24.00%) UML
6 5 (20.00%) Integration Testing
6 5 (20.00%) Waterfall
6 5 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (16.00%) Data Management
7 4 (16.00%) Business Analysis
7 4 (16.00%) Project Management
7 4 (16.00%) Workflow
7 4 (16.00%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (12.00%) Requirements Engineering
9 2 (8.00%) Resource Management
10 1 (4.00%) Business Intelligence
10 1 (4.00%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 5 (20.00%) Perl
1 5 (20.00%) PHP
1 5 (20.00%) PL/SQL
1 5 (20.00%) SQL
2 1 (4.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 11 (44.00%) Degree
2 5 (20.00%) ISEB
3 1 (4.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (4.00%) ISTQB
Systems Management
1 2 (8.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (20.00%) Oracle
2 4 (16.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.00%) hybris