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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Rank 67 55 49
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -6
Permanent jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 5 4 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 0.96% 0.98% 3.74%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.14% 1.29% 4.41%
Number of salaries quoted 4 4 15
Average salary £50,000 £46,250 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.10% -11.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £49,300 £41,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £47,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +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
440 311 408
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 84.13% 76.41% 84.82%
Number of salaries quoted 314 221 315
Average salary £50,000 £43,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.94% -3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £30,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £63,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 (47.83%) GAP Analysis
2 9 (39.13%) PRINCE2
3 8 (34.78%) UML
3 8 (34.78%) Rational Rose
3 8 (34.78%) Test Scripting
3 8 (34.78%) Requirements Engineering
3 8 (34.78%) Continuous Improvement
4 6 (26.09%) Project Management
5 5 (21.74%) Finance
6 4 (17.39%) Change Control
6 4 (17.39%) Systems Analysis
7 3 (13.04%) Degree
7 3 (13.04%) ITSM
7 3 (13.04%) HTML
7 3 (13.04%) JavaScript
8 2 (8.70%) .NET
8 2 (8.70%) Visual Studio
8 2 (8.70%) ASP.NET
8 2 (8.70%) Microsoft
8 2 (8.70%) HP
8 2 (8.70%) ISEB
8 2 (8.70%) Retail
8 2 (8.70%) Integration Testing
8 2 (8.70%) HP Quality Center
8 2 (8.70%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 1 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
9 1 (4.35%) JBehave
9 1 (4.35%) WebDriver
9 1 (4.35%) Test Management
9 1 (4.35%) Resource Management

User Acceptance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 1 (4.35%) Drupal
1 1 (4.35%) WebSphere
1 1 (4.35%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (4.35%) MS Excel
1 1 (4.35%) MS Visio
1 1 (4.35%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.35%) SAN
1 1 (4.35%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.35%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 8 (34.78%) Rational Rose
2 2 (8.70%) Visual Studio
3 1 (4.35%) JBehave
3 1 (4.35%) WebDriver
3 1 (4.35%) Selenium
3 1 (4.35%) Jasmine
3 1 (4.35%) Zephyr
3 1 (4.35%) Cucumber
3 1 (4.35%) Subversion
3 1 (4.35%) JIRA
3 1 (4.35%) TestNG
3 1 (4.35%) Bugzilla
3 1 (4.35%) QuickTest Pro
3 1 (4.35%) JUnit
General
1 5 (21.74%) Finance
2 2 (8.70%) Retail
Job Titles
1 15 (65.22%) Analyst
2 14 (60.87%) Business Analyst
3 5 (21.74%) IT Business Analyst
4 4 (17.39%) Developer
5 3 (13.04%) Junior
6 2 (8.70%) Consultant
6 2 (8.70%) .NET Developer
6 2 (8.70%) Junior Business Analyst
6 2 (8.70%) Relationships Manager
6 2 (8.70%) Junior Analyst
7 1 (4.35%) Junior Business Manager
7 1 (4.35%) Business Manager
7 1 (4.35%) ITSM Consultant
7 1 (4.35%) Junior .NET Developer
7 1 (4.35%) .NET Consultant
7 1 (4.35%) Operations Analyst
7 1 (4.35%) Senior Oracle Developer
7 1 (4.35%) IT Operations Analyst
7 1 (4.35%) Senior Perl Developer
7 1 (4.35%) Trainee Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (13.04%) HTML
2 2 (8.70%) .NET
2 2 (8.70%) ASP.NET
3 1 (4.35%) CGI
3 1 (4.35%) CSS
3 1 (4.35%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (4.35%) Mobile App
1 1 (4.35%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.35%) Windows 7
1 1 (4.35%) Windows
1 1 (4.35%) Linux
1 1 (4.35%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (47.83%) GAP Analysis
2 9 (39.13%) PRINCE2
3 8 (34.78%) UML
3 8 (34.78%) Test Scripting
3 8 (34.78%) Requirements Engineering
3 8 (34.78%) Continuous Improvement
4 6 (26.09%) Project Management
5 4 (17.39%) Change Control
5 4 (17.39%) Systems Analysis
6 3 (13.04%) ITSM
7 2 (8.70%) Integration Testing
8 1 (4.35%) Test Management
8 1 (4.35%) Resource Management
8 1 (4.35%) Release Management
8 1 (4.35%) Waterfall
8 1 (4.35%) BDD
8 1 (4.35%) Document Management
8 1 (4.35%) Continuous Integration
8 1 (4.35%) System Testing
8 1 (4.35%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 3 (13.04%) JavaScript
2 1 (4.35%) C#
2 1 (4.35%) Perl
2 1 (4.35%) PL/SQL
2 1 (4.35%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (13.04%) Degree
2 2 (8.70%) ISEB
2 2 (8.70%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (4.35%) SC Cleared
3 1 (4.35%) Security Cleared
3 1 (4.35%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) QA
System Software
1 1 (4.35%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (8.70%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (8.70%) Microsoft
1 2 (8.70%) HP
2 1 (4.35%) hybris
2 1 (4.35%) Citrix
2 1 (4.35%) BMC
2 1 (4.35%) Oracle
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