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 15 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
15 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Rank 61 47 57
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +10
Permanent jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 11 13 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 2.01% 3.41% 1.34%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.42% 4.44% 1.66%
Number of salaries quoted 9 13 0
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
454 293 302
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 83.15% 76.90% 80.97%
Number of salaries quoted 319 215 191
Average salary £44,500 £40,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.25% -15.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £67,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 15 September 2014.

User Acceptance Testing Salary Histogram in Watford

User Acceptance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 15 September 2014, 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 12 (50.00%) PRINCE2
1 12 (50.00%) Test Scripting
2 10 (41.67%) UML
2 10 (41.67%) Rational Rose
3 9 (37.50%) Change Management
4 8 (33.33%) GAP Analysis
5 7 (29.17%) Validation
5 7 (29.17%) Continuous Improvement
6 5 (20.83%) Requirements Engineering
7 4 (16.67%) EPoS
7 4 (16.67%) HP Quality Center
8 3 (12.50%) Windows 7
8 3 (12.50%) Integration Testing
8 3 (12.50%) Degree
8 3 (12.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 3 (12.50%) SAN
8 3 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
8 3 (12.50%) ITSM
8 3 (12.50%) LAN
8 3 (12.50%) Windows XP
8 3 (12.50%) Active Directory
8 3 (12.50%) ISEB
8 3 (12.50%) Windows
8 3 (12.50%) SAP
9 2 (8.33%) ASP.NET
9 2 (8.33%) Linux
9 2 (8.33%) HTML
9 2 (8.33%) JavaScript
9 2 (8.33%) Perl
9 2 (8.33%) PHP

User Acceptance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 15 September 2014, 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 2 (8.33%) Apache
1 2 (8.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (8.33%) MS Project
2 1 (4.17%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.17%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (8.33%) SAP FI
Communications & Networking
1 3 (12.50%) LAN
1 3 (12.50%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.33%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 10 (41.67%) Rational Rose
2 2 (8.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (8.33%) Finance
1 2 (8.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 13 (54.17%) Analyst
2 12 (50.00%) Business Analyst
3 5 (20.83%) Developer
4 2 (8.33%) Test Manager
4 2 (8.33%) Administrator
4 2 (8.33%) Oracle Developer
4 2 (8.33%) .NET Developer
4 2 (8.33%) Perl Developer
4 2 (8.33%) Technical Manager
5 1 (4.17%) Graduate Developer
5 1 (4.17%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
5 1 (4.17%) ITSM Consultant
5 1 (4.17%) Test Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) Consultant
5 1 (4.17%) Graduate
5 1 (4.17%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.33%) HTML
1 2 (8.33%) .NET
1 2 (8.33%) ASP.NET
1 2 (8.33%) CGI
2 1 (4.17%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.67%) EPoS
2 1 (4.17%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 3 (12.50%) Windows
1 3 (12.50%) Windows XP
1 3 (12.50%) Windows 7
2 2 (8.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (50.00%) PRINCE2
1 12 (50.00%) Test Scripting
2 10 (41.67%) UML
3 9 (37.50%) Change Management
4 8 (33.33%) GAP Analysis
5 7 (29.17%) Validation
5 7 (29.17%) Continuous Improvement
6 5 (20.83%) Requirements Engineering
7 3 (12.50%) Integration Testing
7 3 (12.50%) ITSM
7 3 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
8 2 (8.33%) Test Management
8 2 (8.33%) Business Analysis
8 2 (8.33%) Test Strategy
9 1 (4.17%) Root Cause Analysis
9 1 (4.17%) Capacity Management
9 1 (4.17%) Performance Monitoring
9 1 (4.17%) Mentoring
9 1 (4.17%) Capacity Planning
9 1 (4.17%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 2 (8.33%) JavaScript
1 2 (8.33%) Perl
1 2 (8.33%) PHP
1 2 (8.33%) PL/SQL
1 2 (8.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (12.50%) ISEB
1 3 (12.50%) Degree
1 3 (12.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (4.17%) VCAP
2 1 (4.17%) MCSE
2 1 (4.17%) MCSA
2 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (4.17%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (4.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (4.17%) MCTS
2 1 (4.17%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.33%) QA
2 1 (4.17%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (12.50%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.17%) VMware ESX
2 1 (4.17%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (4.17%) vSphere
2 1 (4.17%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 4 (16.67%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (4.17%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 3 (12.50%) SAP
2 2 (8.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (8.33%) HP
2 2 (8.33%) Citrix
2 2 (8.33%) BMC
2 2 (8.33%) Oracle
3 1 (4.17%) CA
3 1 (4.17%) VMware
3 1 (4.17%) Dell
3 1 (4.17%) IBM