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 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Rank 54 65 58
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -7
Permanent jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 6 5 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 1.07% 0.97% 0.70%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.34% 1.12% 0.88%
Number of salaries quoted 5 4 3
Average salary £24,500 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-51.00% +5.26%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,375 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.60% +5.93%
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
449 447 342
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 79.89% 86.29% 79.35%
Number of salaries quoted 393 319 244
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £37,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £62,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 12 February 2016.

User Acceptance Testing Salary Histogram in Watford

User Acceptance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 6 (50.00%) SQL
2 5 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (33.33%) Oracle
3 4 (33.33%) Perl
3 4 (33.33%) E-Commerce
3 4 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 3 (25.00%) Linux
4 3 (25.00%) PL/SQL
4 3 (25.00%) SQL Server
4 3 (25.00%) JIRA
4 3 (25.00%) HP Quality Center
4 3 (25.00%) Scrum
4 3 (25.00%) Oracle Database
5 2 (16.67%) NeoLoad
5 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (16.67%) TestLink
5 2 (16.67%) Catalyst
5 2 (16.67%) SDLC
5 2 (16.67%) Defect Management
5 2 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (16.67%) Bugzilla
5 2 (16.67%) GAP Analysis
5 2 (16.67%) Workflow
5 2 (16.67%) Waterfall
5 2 (16.67%) Test Automation
5 2 (16.67%) Git (software)
5 2 (16.67%) Telerik
5 2 (16.67%) Data Management
5 2 (16.67%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (16.67%) MS Project

User Acceptance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 (16.67%) Apache
Applications
1 2 (16.67%) MS PowerPoint
1 2 (16.67%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (8.33%) BASE24
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (25.00%) Oracle Database
1 3 (25.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (25.00%) JIRA
2 2 (16.67%) Bugzilla
2 2 (16.67%) Git (software)
2 2 (16.67%) HP UFT
2 2 (16.67%) NeoLoad
2 2 (16.67%) TestDirector
2 2 (16.67%) TestLink
3 1 (8.33%) Toad
General
1 1 (8.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) Analyst
2 3 (25.00%) Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Business Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Coordinator
3 2 (16.67%) Perl Developer
3 2 (16.67%) SQL Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Test Coordinator
3 2 (16.67%) Test Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Applications Support
4 1 (8.33%) Graduate
4 1 (8.33%) Junior
4 1 (8.33%) OAT Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) OAT Test Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) QC Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Service Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) SQL Support Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Support Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Test Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Tivoli Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Unix Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (16.67%) Catalyst
1 2 (16.67%) CGI
2 1 (8.33%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (16.67%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 3 (25.00%) Linux
2 1 (8.33%) Unix
2 1 (8.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (33.33%) E-Commerce
3 3 (25.00%) Scrum
4 2 (16.67%) Data Management
4 2 (16.67%) Defect Management
4 2 (16.67%) GAP Analysis
4 2 (16.67%) OO
4 2 (16.67%) SDLC
4 2 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (16.67%) Test Automation
4 2 (16.67%) Waterfall
4 2 (16.67%) Workflow
5 1 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (8.33%) ITIL
5 1 (8.33%) Manual Testing
5 1 (8.33%) Operational Acceptance Testing
5 1 (8.33%) Project Management
5 1 (8.33%) Service Delivery
5 1 (8.33%) System Integration Testing
5 1 (8.33%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (50.00%) SQL
2 4 (33.33%) Perl
3 3 (25.00%) PL/SQL
4 2 (16.67%) PHP
5 1 (8.33%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) Degree
1 1 (8.33%) ISEB
1 1 (8.33%) ISTQB
Systems Management
1 3 (25.00%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (8.33%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 4 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 4 (33.33%) Oracle
2 2 (16.67%) Telerik
3 1 (8.33%) HP
3 1 (8.33%) SAP