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 3 months to 22 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Hertfordshire / Watford
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 65 44 68
Rank change year-on-year -21 +24  
Permanent jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 4 13 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 0.72% 2.67% 1.32%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.81% 3.17% 1.51%
Number of salaries quoted 4 13 7
Median salary £48,750 £42,500 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.70% -7.60%  
90% offered a salary of more than £42,900 £25,816 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,750 £54,500 £55,000
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 Watford with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Watford
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 496 410 464
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Watford 89.37% 84.19% 87.22%
Number of salaries quoted 394 352 333
Median salary £50,000 £52,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.76% +10.52%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £36,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £67,500 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

User Acceptance Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Watford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Watford 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 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 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Salary histogram for User Acceptance Testing in Watford

For the 6 months to 22 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 Watford region with a requirement for User Acceptance Testing.

1 4 (57.14%) JIRA
1 4 (57.14%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (42.86%) Test Strategy
2 3 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (42.86%) TestLink
2 3 (42.86%) Defect Management
2 3 (42.86%) Fintech
2 3 (42.86%) E-Commerce
2 3 (42.86%) TestDirector
2 3 (42.86%) HP UFT
2 3 (42.86%) Regression Testing
2 3 (42.86%) Finance
2 3 (42.86%) Bugzilla
3 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (28.57%) Banking
3 2 (28.57%) SQL
3 2 (28.57%) Test Management
3 2 (28.57%) SDLC
3 2 (28.57%) Operational Acceptance Testing
4 1 (14.29%) ISTQB
4 1 (14.29%) Problem Management
4 1 (14.29%) Atlassian
4 1 (14.29%) Tivoli
4 1 (14.29%) Toad
4 1 (14.29%) 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:

Development Applications
1 4 (57.14%) JIRA
2 3 (42.86%) Bugzilla
2 3 (42.86%) HP UFT
2 3 (42.86%) TestDirector
2 3 (42.86%) TestLink
3 1 (14.29%) Toad
General
1 3 (42.86%) Finance
2 2 (28.57%) Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Analyst
2 3 (42.86%) Test Manager
3 2 (28.57%) Business Analyst
3 2 (28.57%) Business Systems Analyst
3 2 (28.57%) Finance Business Analyst
3 2 (28.57%) Finance Systems Analyst
3 2 (28.57%) Financial Analyst
3 2 (28.57%) Financial Business Analyst
3 2 (28.57%) Operations Analyst
3 2 (28.57%) Test Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) OAT Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) OAT Test Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) SQL Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) UAT Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) UAT Test Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (42.86%) Fintech
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Defect Management
1 3 (42.86%) E-Commerce
1 3 (42.86%) Regression Testing
1 3 (42.86%) Test Strategy
2 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (28.57%) Operational Acceptance Testing
2 2 (28.57%) SDLC
2 2 (28.57%) Test Management
3 1 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (14.29%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) ISTQB
Systems Management
1 4 (57.14%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (14.29%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Atlassian