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

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Rank 16 28 32
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +4
Permanent jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 2 2 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Welwyn Garden City 2.27% 1.77% 2.38%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.39% 2.08% 2.74%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 4
Average salary £52,500 £51,250 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.43% +70.83%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +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 Welwyn Garden City region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Welwyn Garden City
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
59 96 146
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Welwyn Garden City 67.05% 84.96% 86.90%
Number of salaries quoted 48 71 127
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £47,500
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,320 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 2014, 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 7 (58.33%) Scrum
2 6 (50.00%) E-Commerce
3 5 (41.67%) SQL Server
3 5 (41.67%) Microsoft
3 5 (41.67%) ISEB
3 5 (41.67%) ISTQB
4 4 (33.33%) Software Testing
4 4 (33.33%) Web Development
4 4 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
4 4 (33.33%) User Stories
4 4 (33.33%) SQL
4 4 (33.33%) T-SQL
4 4 (33.33%) Windows
4 4 (33.33%) B2C
4 4 (33.33%) Validation
5 3 (25.00%) HP Quality Center
5 3 (25.00%) Knowledge Management
5 3 (25.00%) Retail
6 2 (16.67%) Banking
6 2 (16.67%) Root Cause Analysis
6 2 (16.67%) MS Excel
7 1 (8.33%) MSMQ
7 1 (8.33%) C
7 1 (8.33%) C#
7 1 (8.33%) Change Management
7 1 (8.33%) Telecoms
7 1 (8.33%) Finance
7 1 (8.33%) VB
7 1 (8.33%) .NET
7 1 (8.33%) PVCS

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

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, 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.

Applications
1 2 (16.67%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (41.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 7
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2000
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) PVCS
1 1 (8.33%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 1 (8.33%) MSI
1 1 (8.33%) TortoiseSVN
1 1 (8.33%) CruiseControl
1 1 (8.33%) Subversion
General
1 3 (25.00%) Retail
2 2 (16.67%) Banking
3 1 (8.33%) Telecoms
3 1 (8.33%) Finance
3 1 (8.33%) Retail Banking
3 1 (8.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (58.33%) Analyst
2 5 (41.67%) Test Analyst
3 4 (33.33%) Senior Test Analyst
3 4 (33.33%) Senior Analyst
4 3 (25.00%) Software Test Analyst
5 2 (16.67%) Senior Software Test Analyst
5 2 (16.67%) Product Owner
6 1 (8.33%) Website Manager
6 1 (8.33%) Change Manager
6 1 (8.33%) Configuration Manager
6 1 (8.33%) Business Analyst
6 1 (8.33%) Change and Configuration Manager
6 1 (8.33%) Content Manager
6 1 (8.33%) Product Manager
6 1 (8.33%) Product Analyst
6 1 (8.33%) Web Analyst
6 1 (8.33%) Web Content Manager
6 1 (8.33%) Web Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) MSMQ
1 1 (8.33%) .NET
1 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET
Operating Systems
1 4 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (58.33%) Scrum
2 6 (50.00%) E-Commerce
3 4 (33.33%) Software Testing
3 4 (33.33%) Web Development
3 4 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
3 4 (33.33%) User Stories
3 4 (33.33%) B2C
3 4 (33.33%) Validation
4 3 (25.00%) Knowledge Management
5 2 (16.67%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (8.33%) Change Management
6 1 (8.33%) ITIL
6 1 (8.33%) Configuration Management
6 1 (8.33%) Project Management
6 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (8.33%) Release Management
6 1 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (8.33%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (33.33%) SQL
1 4 (33.33%) T-SQL
2 1 (8.33%) C
2 1 (8.33%) C#
2 1 (8.33%) VB
2 1 (8.33%) VB6
Qualifications
1 5 (41.67%) ISEB
1 5 (41.67%) ISTQB
Systems Management
1 3 (25.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (41.67%) Microsoft