The table below looks at the statistics for User Acceptance Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited User Acceptance Testing over the 3 months to 25 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
25 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Rank 64 48 59
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +11
Permanent jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 29 47 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 2.85% 4.61% 3.48%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.58% 5.48% 4.30%
Number of salaries quoted 20 37 37
Average salary £44,000 £40,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -15.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,900 £21,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +6.66%
User Acceptance Testing
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bedfordshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
810 858 907
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 79.65% 84.20% 80.98%
Number of salaries quoted 703 773 834
Average salary £47,000 £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £28,000 £30,600
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

User Acceptance Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing User Acceptance Testing across the Bedfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

User Acceptance Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

User Acceptance Testing
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

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

User Acceptance Testing Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

User Acceptance Testing
Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing User Acceptance Testing across the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 25 November 2014.

User Acceptance Testing Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

User Acceptance Testing
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing User Acceptance Testing within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 25 November 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Luton +3 14 £57,500 +25.00% 5
Bedford -15 1 £42,500 +49.12% 1
Dunstable - 1 £47,500 -
User Acceptance Testing
East of England

User Acceptance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 25 November 2014, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire 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 21 (32.81%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (31.25%) Finance
3 18 (28.13%) SQL
4 14 (21.88%) Degree
5 13 (20.31%) Marketing
5 13 (20.31%) E-Commerce
5 13 (20.31%) User Stories
6 12 (18.75%) Oracle
7 11 (17.19%) Retail
8 10 (15.63%) Change Management
8 10 (15.63%) Waterfall
9 9 (14.06%) Business Intelligence
10 8 (12.50%) ISEB
10 8 (12.50%) Adobe
10 8 (12.50%) Project Management
10 8 (12.50%) SAP
10 8 (12.50%) Data Analysis
10 8 (12.50%) Scrum
11 7 (10.94%) CMS
11 7 (10.94%) Management Information System
11 7 (10.94%) Content Management
11 7 (10.94%) Business Analysis
11 7 (10.94%) Computer Science
11 7 (10.94%) MS Office
11 7 (10.94%) Windows
11 7 (10.94%) UML
11 7 (10.94%) Microsoft
11 7 (10.94%) Agresso
11 7 (10.94%) Social Media
11 7 (10.94%) Digital Marketing

User Acceptance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 25 November 2014, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire 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.

Application Platforms
1 7 (10.94%) CMS
2 3 (4.69%) Tomcat
3 2 (3.13%) WebLogic
Applications
1 7 (10.94%) MS Office
2 6 (9.38%) Spreadsheet
3 5 (7.81%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.56%) Acrobat
4 1 (1.56%) RoboHelp
4 1 (1.56%) PaintShop Pro
4 1 (1.56%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (10.94%) Agresso
2 5 (7.81%) Cognos TM1
3 2 (3.13%) Oracle General Ledger
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.25%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.13%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.13%) Oracle Reports
1 2 (3.13%) Oracle Database 10g
1 2 (3.13%) Oracle Database
1 2 (3.13%) Oracle BI Publisher
2 1 (1.56%) DB2
Development Applications
1 5 (7.81%) PeopleTools
2 2 (3.13%) Selenium
2 2 (3.13%) Talend Open Studio
2 2 (3.13%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 20 (31.25%) Finance
2 13 (20.31%) Marketing
3 11 (17.19%) Retail
4 5 (7.81%) Banking
5 2 (3.13%) General Ledger
6 1 (1.56%) Back Office
6 1 (1.56%) Automotive
6 1 (1.56%) Legal
6 1 (1.56%) Advertising
6 1 (1.56%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 44 (68.75%) Analyst
2 25 (39.06%) Business Analyst
3 11 (17.19%) Senior Analyst
4 10 (15.63%) UAT Analyst
5 8 (12.50%) Senior Business Analyst
6 7 (10.94%) Developer
7 6 (9.38%) Systems Analyst
8 5 (7.81%) Applications Support
8 5 (7.81%) PeopleSoft Analyst
8 5 (7.81%) Cognos Developer
8 5 (7.81%) Technical Developer
8 5 (7.81%) TM1 Developer
9 4 (6.25%) UAT Test Analyst
9 4 (6.25%) Test Analyst
9 4 (6.25%) Support Specialist
9 4 (6.25%) Applications Specialist
9 4 (6.25%) Project Manager
9 4 (6.25%) Junior
9 4 (6.25%) IT Project Manager
9 4 (6.25%) Applications Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (7.81%) XML
2 4 (6.25%) XSL
2 4 (6.25%) XSLT
3 2 (3.13%) JMS
3 2 (3.13%) Hibernate
3 2 (3.13%) Spring
3 2 (3.13%) JSF
3 2 (3.13%) Java EE
3 2 (3.13%) JSP
3 2 (3.13%) Struts
3 2 (3.13%) REST
4 1 (1.56%) Web Services
4 1 (1.56%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 7 (10.94%) Management Information System
1 7 (10.94%) Computer Science
1 7 (10.94%) Social Media
2 5 (7.81%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (7.81%) Data Structures
3 4 (6.25%) User Experience
4 1 (1.56%) iSeries
4 1 (1.56%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 7 (10.94%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (32.81%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (20.31%) E-Commerce
2 13 (20.31%) User Stories
3 10 (15.63%) Waterfall
3 10 (15.63%) Change Management
4 9 (14.06%) Business Intelligence
5 8 (12.50%) Project Management
5 8 (12.50%) Scrum
5 8 (12.50%) Data Analysis
6 7 (10.94%) Content Management
6 7 (10.94%) Digital Marketing
6 7 (10.94%) UML
6 7 (10.94%) Business Analysis
6 7 (10.94%) BPMN
7 6 (9.38%) Software Testing
8 5 (7.81%) ITIL
8 5 (7.81%) PRINCE2
8 5 (7.81%) PRINCE
8 5 (7.81%) Mentoring
9 3 (4.69%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (28.13%) SQL
2 5 (7.81%) Java
3 4 (6.25%) PL/SQL
4 3 (4.69%) C++
4 3 (4.69%) C
4 3 (4.69%) Erlang
4 3 (4.69%) Groovy
5 1 (1.56%) Apex Code
5 1 (1.56%) C#
5 1 (1.56%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.56%) RPG
Qualifications
1 14 (21.88%) Degree
2 8 (12.50%) ISEB
3 6 (9.38%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 4 (6.25%) PMP
4 4 (6.25%) PMI Certification
5 2 (3.13%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (9.38%) QA
2 2 (3.13%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (3.13%) Oracle RAC
Vendors
1 12 (18.75%) Oracle
2 8 (12.50%) SAP
2 8 (12.50%) Adobe
3 7 (10.94%) Microsoft
4 6 (9.38%) IBM
5 5 (7.81%) Cognos
5 5 (7.81%) PeopleSoft
6 2 (3.13%) BEA
6 2 (3.13%) JD Edwards
6 2 (3.13%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (3.13%) Talend
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Salary: From £30,000 to £36,000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
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Salary: £30000 - £44000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £18k - 22k per year
Posted: 4 days ago
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Easyjet
Posted: 21 days ago
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