Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Watford 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 6 months to 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Hertfordshire > Watford
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 75 76 89
Rank change year-on-year +1 +13 -11
Permanent jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 20 18 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 2.05% 1.74% 1.33%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.39% 1.94% 1.52%
Number of salaries quoted 23 18 26
Watford median annual salary £50,000 £46,250 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.11% +2.78% -5.26%
10th Percentile £41,250 £23,716 £40,000
90th Percentile £53,500 £57,875 £65,000
Hertfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +17.65% -5.56% -5.26%

User 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 Watford with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Watford
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 837 929 920
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 85.76% 89.59% 87.12%
Number of salaries quoted 687 793 745
Watford median annual salary £50,000 £52,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.76% +10.53% +5.56%
10th Percentile £30,000 £28,000 £26,750
90th Percentile £68,750 £75,000 £72,500
Hertfordshire median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year -5.00% +5.26% +3.26%

User Acceptance Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Watford

Job postings citing User Acceptance Testing as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Watford.

Job vacancy trend for User Acceptance Testing 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 in Watford.

Salary trend for User Acceptance Testing in Watford

User Acceptance Testing
Salary Histogram in Watford

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing User Acceptance Testing in Watford over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for User Acceptance Testing in Watford

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 Watford region with a requirement for User Acceptance Testing.

1 15 (75.00%) Project Management
2 14 (70.00%) PRINCE2
2 14 (70.00%) Business Analysis
3 9 (45.00%) ResourceLink
4 8 (40.00%) SAP
4 8 (40.00%) Change Management
5 7 (35.00%) Finance
5 7 (35.00%) Retail
5 7 (35.00%) HP Quality Center
6 6 (30.00%) Continuous Improvement
6 6 (30.00%) Supplier Management
6 6 (30.00%) HP
6 6 (30.00%) Business Change Management
6 6 (30.00%) Scenario Testing
7 5 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
8 4 (20.00%) SQL
9 3 (15.00%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
9 3 (15.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
9 3 (15.00%) Test Management
10 2 (10.00%) Problem Management
10 2 (10.00%) Atlassian
10 2 (10.00%) Waterfall
10 2 (10.00%) Fintech
10 2 (10.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
10 2 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
10 2 (10.00%) ISTQB
10 2 (10.00%) Workflow
10 2 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
10 2 (10.00%) Microsoft
10 2 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery

User Acceptance Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills in Watford 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:

Applications
1 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (10.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Project
1 2 (10.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 9 (45.00%) ResourceLink
2 2 (10.00%) SAP HR
3 1 (5.00%) SAP ERP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.00%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
2 2 (10.00%) SAP BW
3 1 (5.00%) RDBMS
3 1 (5.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (5.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (5.00%) JIRA
1 1 (5.00%) Toad
General
1 7 (35.00%) Finance
1 7 (35.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 19 (95.00%) Analyst
2 16 (80.00%) Business Analyst
3 7 (35.00%) SAP Analyst
3 7 (35.00%) SAP Business Analyst
4 5 (25.00%) UAT Analyst
5 4 (20.00%) HR Analyst
5 4 (20.00%) HR Business Analyst
5 4 (20.00%) Retail Business Analyst
6 3 (15.00%) Business Intelligence Analyst
6 3 (15.00%) Business Intelligence Business Analyst
6 3 (15.00%) Operations Analyst
6 3 (15.00%) SAP BI Analyst
6 3 (15.00%) Test Analyst
7 2 (10.00%) SAP BW Analyst
7 2 (10.00%) SAP BW Business Analyst
7 2 (10.00%) SAP HR Analyst
7 2 (10.00%) SAP HR Business Analyst
7 2 (10.00%) Software Analyst
8 1 (5.00%) OAT Test Analyst
8 1 (5.00%) UAT Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.00%) Fintech
2 1 (5.00%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (5.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (75.00%) Project Management
2 14 (70.00%) Business Analysis
2 14 (70.00%) PRINCE2
3 8 (40.00%) Change Management
4 6 (30.00%) Business Change Management
4 6 (30.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 6 (30.00%) Scenario Testing
4 6 (30.00%) Supplier Management
5 5 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (15.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
6 3 (15.00%) Test Management
7 2 (10.00%) Acceptance Criteria
7 2 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (10.00%) GAP Analysis
7 2 (10.00%) Problem Management
7 2 (10.00%) SDLC
7 2 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (10.00%) Waterfall
7 2 (10.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 4 (20.00%) SQL
2 1 (5.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (10.00%) ISTQB
Systems Management
1 7 (35.00%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (10.00%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 8 (40.00%) SAP
2 6 (30.00%) HP
3 2 (10.00%) Atlassian
3 2 (10.00%) Microsoft