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 31 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Rank 48 69 46
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -23
Permanent jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 18 1 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 3.51% 0.19% 4.91%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.43% 0.24% 6.04%
Number of salaries quoted 13 1 19
Average salary £50,000 £52,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +26.50%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.26%
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
406 413 331
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 79.14% 77.05% 81.33%
Number of salaries quoted 299 297 273
Average salary £50,000 £42,500 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% -1.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,507 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.36% +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 31 March 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 14 (43.75%) PRINCE2
1 14 (43.75%) Finance
2 12 (37.50%) GAP Analysis
3 11 (34.38%) Degree
3 11 (34.38%) Change Control
4 10 (31.25%) Change Management
4 10 (31.25%) Project Management
5 9 (28.13%) Test Scripting
6 8 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
6 8 (25.00%) Rational Rose
6 8 (25.00%) UML
7 6 (18.75%) Retail
7 6 (18.75%) Apache
7 6 (18.75%) Perl
7 6 (18.75%) PL/SQL
7 6 (18.75%) SQL
7 6 (18.75%) Oracle
7 6 (18.75%) CGI
7 6 (18.75%) Linux
8 5 (15.63%) Microsoft
8 5 (15.63%) ISEB
8 5 (15.63%) PHP
8 5 (15.63%) Business Analysis
8 5 (15.63%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (15.63%) Waterfall
8 5 (15.63%) Mobile App
8 5 (15.63%) Oracle Database
8 5 (15.63%) Integration Testing
8 5 (15.63%) Requirements Engineering
9 4 (12.50%) Systems Analysis

User Acceptance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 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 6 (18.75%) Apache
2 1 (3.13%) WebSphere
2 1 (3.13%) Drupal
Applications
1 4 (12.50%) MS Project
1 4 (12.50%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Magento
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (15.63%) Oracle Database
2 1 (3.13%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 8 (25.00%) Rational Rose
2 1 (3.13%) QuickTest Pro
2 1 (3.13%) Bugzilla
2 1 (3.13%) Subversion
2 1 (3.13%) JIRA
2 1 (3.13%) Selenium
2 1 (3.13%) TestNG
2 1 (3.13%) JBehave
2 1 (3.13%) WebDriver
2 1 (3.13%) Cucumber
2 1 (3.13%) Jasmine
2 1 (3.13%) Zephyr
2 1 (3.13%) JUnit
2 1 (3.13%) Visual Studio
General
1 14 (43.75%) Finance
2 6 (18.75%) Retail
Job Titles
1 23 (71.88%) Analyst
1 23 (71.88%) Business Analyst
2 10 (31.25%) IT Business Analyst
3 7 (21.88%) Developer
4 6 (18.75%) Perl Developer
4 6 (18.75%) Oracle Developer
5 2 (6.25%) Junior
5 2 (6.25%) Junior Business Analyst
5 2 (6.25%) Relationships Manager
5 2 (6.25%) Junior Analyst
6 1 (3.13%) Junior Business Manager
6 1 (3.13%) .NET Consultant
6 1 (3.13%) Business Manager
6 1 (3.13%) Operations Analyst
6 1 (3.13%) Senior Oracle Developer
6 1 (3.13%) IT Operations Analyst
6 1 (3.13%) Senior Perl Developer
6 1 (3.13%) Trainee Developer
6 1 (3.13%) Trainee
6 1 (3.13%) Trainee Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (18.75%) CGI
2 2 (6.25%) HTML
3 1 (3.13%) .NET
3 1 (3.13%) ASP.NET
3 1 (3.13%) CSS
3 1 (3.13%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 5 (15.63%) Mobile App
2 2 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.13%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 6 (18.75%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (43.75%) PRINCE2
2 12 (37.50%) GAP Analysis
3 11 (34.38%) Change Control
4 10 (31.25%) Project Management
4 10 (31.25%) Change Management
5 9 (28.13%) Test Scripting
6 8 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
6 8 (25.00%) UML
7 5 (15.63%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (15.63%) Business Analysis
7 5 (15.63%) Integration Testing
7 5 (15.63%) Requirements Engineering
7 5 (15.63%) Waterfall
8 4 (12.50%) Data Management
8 4 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
8 4 (12.50%) Systems Analysis
8 4 (12.50%) E-Commerce
8 4 (12.50%) Workflow
9 1 (3.13%) Validation
9 1 (3.13%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 6 (18.75%) Perl
1 6 (18.75%) PL/SQL
1 6 (18.75%) SQL
2 5 (15.63%) PHP
3 2 (6.25%) JavaScript
4 1 (3.13%) C#
Qualifications
1 11 (34.38%) Degree
2 5 (15.63%) ISEB
3 1 (3.13%) ISTQB
3 1 (3.13%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.13%) Security Cleared
3 1 (3.13%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Systems Management
1 1 (3.13%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (18.75%) Oracle
2 5 (15.63%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.13%) HP
3 1 (3.13%) hybris