The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire with a requirement for User Acceptance Testing skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited User Acceptance Testing over the 3 months to 23 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
East of England / Hertfordshire
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 120 94 136
Rank change year-on-year -26 +42  
Permanent jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 26 46 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 1.23% 2.00% 1.52%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.40% 2.29% 1.77%
Number of salaries quoted 24 40 29
Median salary £35,500 £45,000 £49,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -21.11% -8.16%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £32,400
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £80,000 £60,400
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  

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

Process & Methodology Skills
Hertfordshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1852 2009 2486
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 87.73% 87.20% 86.14%
Number of salaries quoted 1566 1646 1962
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £33,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

User Acceptance Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Hertfordshire citing User Acceptance Testing as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for User Acceptance Testing in Hertfordshire

User Acceptance Testing
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Salary trend for User Acceptance Testing in Hertfordshire

User Acceptance Testing
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing User Acceptance Testing in Hertfordshire over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Salary histogram for User Acceptance Testing in Hertfordshire

User 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 User Acceptance Testing within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 23 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hemel Hempstead - 8 £32,500 -
Watford -20 4 £48,750 +18.18%
Hatfield - 4 £25,000 -
Letchworth - 2 - -
User Acceptance Testing
East of England

For the 6 months to 23 June 2017, IT jobs citing User 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 User Acceptance Testing.

1 25 (39.06%) Microsoft
1 25 (39.06%) Finance
2 21 (32.81%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (31.25%) Test Automation
4 18 (28.13%) SQL
5 16 (25.00%) ISTQB
6 14 (21.88%) ISEB
7 13 (20.31%) Microsoft Excel
8 12 (18.75%) Manual Testing
8 12 (18.75%) SDLC
9 11 (17.19%) Degree
9 11 (17.19%) JIRA
10 10 (15.63%) Selenium
10 10 (15.63%) Test Scripting
10 10 (15.63%) Software Testing
10 10 (15.63%) Test Strategy
11 9 (14.06%) Validation
11 9 (14.06%) Integration Testing
12 8 (12.50%) QA
12 8 (12.50%) Workflow
12 8 (12.50%) Banking
12 8 (12.50%) MS Visio
13 7 (10.94%) Project Management
13 7 (10.94%) Microsoft PowerPoint
13 7 (10.94%) Stakeholder Management
13 7 (10.94%) Business Analysis
13 7 (10.94%) Operational Acceptance Testing
14 6 (9.38%) Defect Management
14 6 (9.38%) Continuous Improvement
14 6 (9.38%) Functional Testing

User 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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (4.69%) Apache
1 3 (4.69%) Drupal
Applications
1 13 (20.31%) Microsoft Excel
2 8 (12.50%) MS Visio
3 7 (10.94%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 3 (4.69%) Microsoft Project
5 2 (3.13%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 4 (6.25%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.56%) SuccessFactors
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.69%) MySQL
1 3 (4.69%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.13%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (3.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 11 (17.19%) JIRA
2 10 (15.63%) Selenium
3 5 (7.81%) InstallShield
3 5 (7.81%) MSI
4 3 (4.69%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 3 (4.69%) Bugzilla
4 3 (4.69%) HP UFT
4 3 (4.69%) Jenkins
4 3 (4.69%) TestDirector
4 3 (4.69%) TestLink
4 3 (4.69%) Vagrant
4 3 (4.69%) WebDriver
5 2 (3.13%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (1.56%) Toad
General
1 25 (39.06%) Finance
2 8 (12.50%) Banking
3 4 (6.25%) Advertising
3 4 (6.25%) Legal
4 3 (4.69%) Back Office
5 2 (3.13%) Financial Institution
5 2 (3.13%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (1.56%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 35 (54.69%) Analyst
2 15 (23.44%) Test Analyst
3 13 (20.31%) Business Analyst
4 7 (10.94%) Manual Test Analyst
5 6 (9.38%) Automation Test Analyst
5 6 (9.38%) Software Tester
5 6 (9.38%) Test Manager
5 6 (9.38%) Tester
6 5 (7.81%) Administrator
6 5 (7.81%) Applications Packager
6 5 (7.81%) IT Analyst
6 5 (7.81%) Senior Analyst
7 4 (6.25%) Developer
7 4 (6.25%) Operations Analyst
8 3 (4.69%) Applications Support
8 3 (4.69%) Business IT Analyst
8 3 (4.69%) IT Business Analyst
8 3 (4.69%) QA Manager
8 3 (4.69%) Senior Test Analyst
8 3 (4.69%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (7.81%) .NET
1 5 (7.81%) HTML
2 3 (4.69%) AngularJS
2 3 (4.69%) CSS
2 3 (4.69%) jQuery
2 3 (4.69%) LAMP
2 3 (4.69%) Laravel
2 3 (4.69%) Node.js
2 3 (4.69%) React
3 2 (3.13%) HTML5
3 2 (3.13%) REST
3 2 (3.13%) SOAP
3 2 (3.13%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (6.25%) Computer Science
1 4 (6.25%) Management Information System
2 3 (4.69%) Fintech
3 1 (1.56%) Data Centre
3 1 (1.56%) Life Science
3 1 (1.56%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 6 (9.38%) Windows
2 5 (7.81%) Windows Vista
3 3 (4.69%) Linux
4 1 (1.56%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (32.81%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (31.25%) Test Automation
3 12 (18.75%) Manual Testing
3 12 (18.75%) SDLC
4 10 (15.63%) Software Testing
4 10 (15.63%) Test Scripting
4 10 (15.63%) Test Strategy
5 9 (14.06%) Integration Testing
5 9 (14.06%) Validation
6 8 (12.50%) Workflow
7 7 (10.94%) Business Analysis
7 7 (10.94%) Operational Acceptance Testing
7 7 (10.94%) Project Management
7 7 (10.94%) Stakeholder Management
8 6 (9.38%) Change Management
8 6 (9.38%) Continuous Improvement
8 6 (9.38%) Defect Management
8 6 (9.38%) Functional Testing
8 6 (9.38%) PRINCE2
8 6 (9.38%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 18 (28.13%) SQL
2 3 (4.69%) JavaScript
2 3 (4.69%) PHP
2 3 (4.69%) Python
3 2 (3.13%) PL/SQL
3 2 (3.13%) PowerShell
3 2 (3.13%) T-SQL
4 1 (1.56%) C#
4 1 (1.56%) Java
Qualifications
1 16 (25.00%) ISTQB
2 14 (21.88%) ISEB
3 11 (17.19%) Degree
4 5 (7.81%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 2 (3.13%) CBAP
5 2 (3.13%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (12.50%) QA
2 2 (3.13%) GxP
2 2 (3.13%) SLA
3 1 (1.56%) Data Quality
System Software
1 5 (7.81%) Active Directory
1 5 (7.81%) Microsoft App-V
2 3 (4.69%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (7.81%) HP Quality Center
1 5 (7.81%) SCCM
1 5 (7.81%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 3 (4.69%) Puppet
3 1 (1.56%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 25 (39.06%) Microsoft
2 4 (6.25%) IBM
3 3 (4.69%) Rackspace
4 2 (3.13%) SAP
5 1 (1.56%) Atlassian
5 1 (1.56%) Computacenter
5 1 (1.56%) Guidewire
5 1 (1.56%) HP
Hertfordshire
IQ Public Sector
Salary: £28000 - £34000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago