The table below looks at the statistics for User Acceptance Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Welwyn Garden City region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited User Acceptance Testing over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Rank 11 18 29
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +11
Permanent jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 11 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Welwyn Garden City 9.91% 2.27% 1.77%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 11.83% 3.39% 2.08%
Number of salaries quoted 8 1 2
Average salary £57,500 £52,500 £51,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.52% +2.43%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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 Welwyn Garden City region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Welwyn Garden City
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
93 59 96
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Welwyn Garden City 83.78% 67.05% 84.96%
Number of salaries quoted 72 48 71
Average salary £57,500 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.05% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £32,300
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £56,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

User Acceptance Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Welwyn Garden City

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing User Acceptance Testing across the Welwyn Garden City region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

User Acceptance Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Welwyn Garden City

User Acceptance Testing
Salary Trend in Welwyn Garden City

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing User Acceptance Testing across the Welwyn Garden City region.

User Acceptance Testing Salary Trend in Welwyn Garden City

User Acceptance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Welwyn Garden City

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Welwyn Garden City 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 (73.33%) SQL
1 11 (73.33%) Banking
2 8 (53.33%) Software Deployment
2 8 (53.33%) Data Centre
2 8 (53.33%) PostgreSQL
3 6 (40.00%) Telecoms
3 6 (40.00%) Scrum
3 6 (40.00%) Validation
3 6 (40.00%) T-SQL
3 6 (40.00%) SQL Server
3 6 (40.00%) Windows
3 6 (40.00%) MS Excel
3 6 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 6 (40.00%) ISEB
3 6 (40.00%) SDLC
3 6 (40.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 6 (40.00%) Retail
3 6 (40.00%) Knowledge Management
3 6 (40.00%) Software Testing
3 6 (40.00%) ISTQB
3 6 (40.00%) Retail Banking
3 6 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (40.00%) HP Quality Center
4 5 (33.33%) Degree
4 5 (33.33%) Lucene
4 5 (33.33%) Apache Cassandra
4 5 (33.33%) NoSQL
4 5 (33.33%) High Availability
4 5 (33.33%) Elasticsearch
4 5 (33.33%) Performance Tuning

User Acceptance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Welwyn Garden City by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Welwyn Garden City 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 5 (33.33%) Elasticsearch
2 3 (20.00%) Apache
2 3 (20.00%) Tomcat
Applications
1 6 (40.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (20.00%) TCP/IP
1 3 (20.00%) SSL
1 3 (20.00%) SAN
1 3 (20.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (53.33%) PostgreSQL
2 6 (40.00%) SQL Server
3 5 (33.33%) Apache Cassandra
3 5 (33.33%) NoSQL
General
1 11 (73.33%) Banking
2 6 (40.00%) Retail
2 6 (40.00%) Retail Banking
2 6 (40.00%) Telecoms
3 5 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (46.67%) Analyst
1 7 (46.67%) Administrator
2 6 (40.00%) Test Analyst
2 6 (40.00%) Software Test Analyst
3 5 (33.33%) Senior DBA
3 5 (33.33%) DBA
4 3 (20.00%) Senior Analyst
4 3 (20.00%) Senior Test Analyst
4 3 (20.00%) Senior Software Test Analyst
5 2 (13.33%) Linux Administrator
5 2 (13.33%) Linux Engineer
5 2 (13.33%) PostgreSQL DBA
6 1 (6.67%) Business Analyst
6 1 (6.67%) Platform Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (33.33%) Lucene
Miscellaneous
1 8 (53.33%) Data Centre
2 5 (33.33%) User Experience
2 5 (33.33%) Replication
3 3 (20.00%) Clustering
3 3 (20.00%) Computer Science
3 3 (20.00%) Management Information System
4 1 (6.67%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 6 (40.00%) Windows
2 5 (33.33%) Linux
2 5 (33.33%) UNIX
3 2 (13.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (53.33%) Software Deployment
2 6 (40.00%) Scrum
2 6 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (40.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 6 (40.00%) Validation
2 6 (40.00%) Knowledge Management
2 6 (40.00%) Software Testing
2 6 (40.00%) SDLC
3 5 (33.33%) High Availability
3 5 (33.33%) Migration
3 5 (33.33%) E-Commerce
3 5 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
3 5 (33.33%) Performance Monitoring
4 3 (20.00%) Line Management
4 3 (20.00%) Root Cause Analysis
4 3 (20.00%) Configuration Management
4 3 (20.00%) Resource Management
4 3 (20.00%) Data Protection
5 1 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (6.67%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 11 (73.33%) SQL
2 6 (40.00%) T-SQL
3 5 (33.33%) Shell Script
4 3 (20.00%) Bash Shell
4 3 (20.00%) Python
4 3 (20.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 6 (40.00%) ISEB
1 6 (40.00%) ISTQB
2 5 (33.33%) Degree
3 3 (20.00%) RHCE
Systems Management
1 6 (40.00%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (20.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 6 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (20.00%) VMware
3 2 (13.33%) Red Hat