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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Rank 59 47 41
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -6
Permanent jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 17 9 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 2.75% 2.45% 3.52%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.43% 3.10% 4.29%
Number of salaries quoted 17 9 14
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -9.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,800 £37,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £57,500 £57,750
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +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
495 290 373
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 79.97% 78.80% 81.98%
Number of salaries quoted 359 215 269
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £30,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
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
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 19 December 2014.

User Acceptance Testing Salary Histogram in Watford

User Acceptance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 13 (48.15%) GAP Analysis
2 12 (44.44%) PRINCE2
3 10 (37.04%) UML
3 10 (37.04%) Test Scripting
3 10 (37.04%) Requirements Engineering
3 10 (37.04%) Continuous Improvement
3 10 (37.04%) Rational Rose
4 6 (22.22%) Project Management
5 5 (18.52%) Finance
6 4 (14.81%) Degree
6 4 (14.81%) Change Control
6 4 (14.81%) Systems Analysis
7 3 (11.11%) JavaScript
7 3 (11.11%) ITSM
7 3 (11.11%) MS Project
7 3 (11.11%) Microsoft
7 3 (11.11%) HTML
7 3 (11.11%) .NET
7 3 (11.11%) ASP.NET
7 3 (11.11%) Visual Studio
7 3 (11.11%) HP Quality Center
8 2 (7.41%) Active Directory
8 2 (7.41%) Integration Testing
8 2 (7.41%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 2 (7.41%) QA
8 2 (7.41%) EPoS
8 2 (7.41%) CSS
8 2 (7.41%) Windows XP
8 2 (7.41%) Windows 7
8 2 (7.41%) HP

User Acceptance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 1 (3.70%) Apache
Applications
1 3 (11.11%) MS Project
2 2 (7.41%) MS Excel
2 2 (7.41%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.41%) LAN
1 2 (7.41%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.70%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 10 (37.04%) Rational Rose
2 3 (11.11%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (18.52%) Finance
2 1 (3.70%) Retail
Job Titles
1 18 (66.67%) Analyst
2 16 (59.26%) Business Analyst
3 5 (18.52%) Developer
3 5 (18.52%) IT Business Analyst
4 3 (11.11%) Junior
4 3 (11.11%) .NET Developer
5 2 (7.41%) Junior Business Analyst
5 2 (7.41%) Consultant
5 2 (7.41%) Relationships Manager
5 2 (7.41%) Test Analyst
5 2 (7.41%) Junior Analyst
6 1 (3.70%) Junior Business Manager
6 1 (3.70%) ITSM Consultant
6 1 (3.70%) Systems Analyst
6 1 (3.70%) Junior .NET Developer
6 1 (3.70%) .NET Consultant
6 1 (3.70%) Business Manager
6 1 (3.70%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
6 1 (3.70%) Trainee Developer
6 1 (3.70%) Trainee
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (11.11%) HTML
1 3 (11.11%) .NET
1 3 (11.11%) ASP.NET
2 2 (7.41%) CSS
3 1 (3.70%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.41%) EPoS
2 1 (3.70%) Mobile App
2 1 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.41%) Windows
1 2 (7.41%) Windows XP
1 2 (7.41%) Windows 7
2 1 (3.70%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (48.15%) GAP Analysis
2 12 (44.44%) PRINCE2
3 10 (37.04%) UML
3 10 (37.04%) Test Scripting
3 10 (37.04%) Requirements Engineering
3 10 (37.04%) Continuous Improvement
4 6 (22.22%) Project Management
5 4 (14.81%) Change Control
5 4 (14.81%) Systems Analysis
6 3 (11.11%) ITSM
7 2 (7.41%) Change Management
7 2 (7.41%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (7.41%) Integration Testing
8 1 (3.70%) Validation
8 1 (3.70%) CRM
8 1 (3.70%) Business Intelligence
8 1 (3.70%) Business Analysis
8 1 (3.70%) Supplier Management
8 1 (3.70%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (11.11%) JavaScript
2 1 (3.70%) Perl
2 1 (3.70%) PL/SQL
2 1 (3.70%) SQL
2 1 (3.70%) C#
Qualifications
1 4 (14.81%) Degree
2 2 (7.41%) ISEB
2 2 (7.41%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (3.70%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (3.70%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.70%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.41%) QA
System Software
1 2 (7.41%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (11.11%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (11.11%) Microsoft
2 2 (7.41%) HP
3 1 (3.70%) Citrix
3 1 (3.70%) BMC
3 1 (3.70%) Oracle