Period
to 13 December 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire with a requirement for Operational Acceptance Testing skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Operational Acceptance Testing over the 6 months to 13 December 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Operational Acceptance Testing (OAT)
East of England > Hertfordshire
6 months to
13 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 216 211 230
Rank change year-on-year -5 +19 -5
Permanent jobs citing Operational Acceptance Testing 2 5 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 0.045% 0.11% 0.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.053% 0.13% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 6
Hertfordshire median annual salary £42,000 - £40,000
East of England median annual salary £42,000 £55,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -23.64% +37.50% -5.88%

Operational Acceptance Testing is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Hertfordshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 3763 3959 4592
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 84.83% 88.23% 87.09%
Number of salaries quoted 3172 3276 3758
Hertfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% -
10th Percentile £28,250 £27,500 £26,750
90th Percentile £71,250 £72,500 £71,250
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +2.27%

Operational Acceptance Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

Job postings citing Operational Acceptance Testing as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire.

Job vacancy trend for Operational Acceptance Testing in Hertfordshire

Operational Acceptance Testing
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Operational Acceptance Testing in Hertfordshire.

Salary trend for Operational Acceptance Testing in Hertfordshire

Operational Acceptance Testing
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Operational Acceptance Testing within the Hertfordshire region over the 6 months to 13 December 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Watford - 2 £42,000 -
Operational Acceptance Testing
East of England

For the 6 months to 13 December 2017, IT jobs citing Operational Acceptance Testing also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Hertfordshire region with a requirement for Operational Acceptance Testing.

1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) Tivoli
1 2 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (100.00%) ISTQB
1 2 (100.00%) Problem Management
1 2 (100.00%) Atlassian
1 2 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Test Management
1 2 (100.00%) Fintech
1 2 (100.00%) Acceptance Criteria

Operational Acceptance Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Operations Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Test Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Fintech
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Acceptance Criteria
1 2 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (100.00%) Problem Management
1 2 (100.00%) Test Management
1 2 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) ISTQB
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Atlassian