The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Bedfordshire region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Rank 66 92 68
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -24
Permanent jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 51 14 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 3.83% 1.20% 1.99%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.65% 1.49% 2.87%
Number of salaries quoted 49 14 17
Average salary £35,000 £30,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £27,750 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £56,400
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1097 939 732
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 82.42% 80.19% 69.38%
Number of salaries quoted 1019 829 625
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,052
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -0.12%
User Acceptance Testing
East of England

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 16 April 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 16 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Bedford - 28 £27,500 -
Luton +5 13 £37,500 -21.05% 1
User Acceptance Testing
East of England

User Acceptance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 23 (28.40%) Windows
2 18 (22.22%) Software Engineering
3 17 (20.99%) SQL Server
4 16 (19.75%) Agile Software Development
5 15 (18.52%) Degree
5 15 (18.52%) Management Information System
5 15 (18.52%) Finance
6 14 (17.28%) .NET
6 14 (17.28%) SQL
6 14 (17.28%) ASP.NET
7 13 (16.05%) ISEB
7 13 (16.05%) Project Management
7 13 (16.05%) Business Analysis
8 12 (14.81%) Visual Studio
8 12 (14.81%) Test Scripting
9 11 (13.58%) Time Management
9 11 (13.58%) WCF
9 11 (13.58%) Silverlight
9 11 (13.58%) Product Management
9 11 (13.58%) C#
10 10 (12.35%) TDD
11 9 (11.11%) QA
11 9 (11.11%) Scrum
12 8 (9.88%) Microsoft
12 8 (9.88%) MS Excel
12 8 (9.88%) Software Testing
12 8 (9.88%) Subversion
12 8 (9.88%) Team Foundation Server
12 8 (9.88%) Test Automation
12 8 (9.88%) SaaS

User Acceptance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 4 (4.94%) SharePoint
1 4 (4.94%) CMS
Applications
1 8 (9.88%) MS Excel
2 7 (8.64%) PaintShop Pro
2 7 (8.64%) Acrobat
2 7 (8.64%) RoboHelp
3 6 (7.41%) Spreadsheet
4 2 (2.47%) Mingle
5 1 (1.23%) Adobe Captivate
5 1 (1.23%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 3 (3.70%) SAP FI/CO
1 3 (3.70%) SAP CO
1 3 (3.70%) SAP FI
2 1 (1.23%) Agresso
2 1 (1.23%) SAP SD
2 1 (1.23%) SAP MM
Cloud Services
1 8 (9.88%) SaaS
2 3 (3.70%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (6.17%) LAN
1 5 (6.17%) WAN
2 1 (1.23%) CTI
2 1 (1.23%) SS7
2 1 (1.23%) H.323
2 1 (1.23%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (20.99%) SQL Server
2 7 (8.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 7 (8.64%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 7 (8.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (6.17%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (4.94%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.23%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (1.23%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 12 (14.81%) Visual Studio
2 8 (9.88%) Subversion
2 8 (9.88%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (7.41%) Microsoft Blend
4 3 (3.70%) FogBugz
4 3 (3.70%) Bugzilla
5 1 (1.23%) MSBuild
5 1 (1.23%) SpecFlow
5 1 (1.23%) TeamCity
5 1 (1.23%) Selenium
5 1 (1.23%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 15 (18.52%) Finance
2 5 (6.17%) Telecoms
3 3 (3.70%) Retail
4 2 (2.47%) Legal
4 2 (2.47%) Back Office
5 1 (1.23%) General Ledger
5 1 (1.23%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 25 (30.86%) Analyst
2 9 (11.11%) Tester
2 9 (11.11%) Author
2 9 (11.11%) Technical Author
3 7 (8.64%) Designer
3 7 (8.64%) UI Designer
3 7 (8.64%) UAT Analyst
3 7 (8.64%) Team Leader
3 7 (8.64%) Development Team Leader
3 7 (8.64%) Business Analyst
4 6 (7.41%) Test Analyst
4 6 (7.41%) Senior Designer
4 6 (7.41%) Senior UI Designer
5 5 (6.17%) Graduate
6 4 (4.94%) Coordinator
6 4 (4.94%) Architect
6 4 (4.94%) Solutions Architect
6 4 (4.94%) Configuration Manager
7 3 (3.70%) Graduate Data Analyst
7 3 (3.70%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (17.28%) .NET
1 14 (17.28%) ASP.NET
2 11 (13.58%) WCF
2 11 (13.58%) Silverlight
3 7 (8.64%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 7 (8.64%) LINQ to SQL
3 7 (8.64%) LINQ
3 7 (8.64%) .NET Framework
4 6 (7.41%) Web Services
4 6 (7.41%) XML
5 4 (4.94%) Middleware
5 4 (4.94%) ADO.NET
5 4 (4.94%) WinForms
5 4 (4.94%) WPF
6 3 (3.70%) ASP.NET MVC
6 3 (3.70%) ASP.NET MVC 3
6 3 (3.70%) jQuery
6 3 (3.70%) Ajax
6 3 (3.70%) CSS
7 2 (2.47%) SAP ALE
Miscellaneous
1 15 (18.52%) Management Information System
2 7 (8.64%) Computer Science
3 5 (6.17%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 23 (28.40%) Windows
2 3 (3.70%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (3.70%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (1.23%) Linux
3 1 (1.23%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (22.22%) Software Engineering
2 16 (19.75%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (16.05%) Project Management
3 13 (16.05%) Business Analysis
4 12 (14.81%) Test Scripting
5 11 (13.58%) Time Management
5 11 (13.58%) Product Management
6 10 (12.35%) TDD
7 9 (11.11%) Scrum
8 8 (9.88%) Software Testing
8 8 (9.88%) Test Automation
9 7 (8.64%) Multithreading
9 7 (8.64%) Change Management
9 7 (8.64%) Configuration Management
10 6 (7.41%) Data Analysis
10 6 (7.41%) Customer Engagement
10 6 (7.41%) Information Architecture
10 6 (7.41%) Agile Testing
11 5 (6.17%) Incident Management
11 5 (6.17%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 14 (17.28%) SQL
2 11 (13.58%) C#
3 7 (8.64%) T-SQL
4 3 (3.70%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.23%) PowerShell
5 1 (1.23%) Perl
5 1 (1.23%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 15 (18.52%) Degree
2 13 (16.05%) ISEB
3 7 (8.64%) ISTQB
4 5 (6.17%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (1.23%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (1.23%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (11.11%) QA
2 4 (4.94%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 3 (3.70%) ServiceCenter
1 3 (3.70%) SCCM
Vendors
1 8 (9.88%) Microsoft
2 7 (8.64%) Adobe
3 6 (7.41%) CA
4 4 (4.94%) Capita
5 3 (3.70%) SAP
5 3 (3.70%) HP
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Posted: 20 hours ago
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Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
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Salary: £30000 to £40000 per annum
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Salary: £50,000 + bonus and benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
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Salary: £45000 to £60000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Bedfordshire
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Salary: £0 to £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Luton, London, South East, UK
easyJet
Salary: £Competitive + excellent benefits
Posted: 8 days ago