The first table below looks at the demand for User Acceptance Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Luton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited User Acceptance Testing over the 3 months to 28 July 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 Luton region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Rank 37 40 46
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +6
Permanent jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 21 6 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 4.48% 1.73% 2.40%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.34% 2.30% 3.31%
Number of salaries quoted 16 6 8
Average salary £48,500 £30,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+61.66% -40.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £44,300
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £51,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Luton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
393 261 272
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 83.80% 75.43% 72.53%
Number of salaries quoted 313 230 245
Average salary £48,500 £47,750 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.57% +6.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £30,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
User Acceptance Testing
Bedfordshire

User Acceptance Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

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

User Acceptance Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

User Acceptance Testing
Salary Trend in Luton

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

User Acceptance Testing Salary Trend in Luton

User Acceptance Testing
Salary Histogram in Luton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing User Acceptance Testing across the Luton region over the 3 months to 28 July 2014.

User Acceptance Testing Salary Histogram in Luton

User Acceptance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the Luton 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 12 (34.29%) Agile Software Development
1 12 (34.29%) Marketing
1 12 (34.29%) Degree
1 12 (34.29%) Computer Science
1 12 (34.29%) User Stories
2 11 (31.43%) CMS
3 10 (28.57%) Business Analysis
4 9 (25.71%) Change Management
4 9 (25.71%) Digital Marketing
5 8 (22.86%) Social Media
5 8 (22.86%) Content Management
5 8 (22.86%) BPMN
5 8 (22.86%) Project Management
5 8 (22.86%) UML
6 7 (20.00%) Adobe
6 7 (20.00%) Configuration Management
6 7 (20.00%) QA
7 6 (17.14%) Retail
7 6 (17.14%) Back Office
7 6 (17.14%) E-Commerce
7 6 (17.14%) Windows
8 5 (14.29%) PRINCE
9 4 (11.43%) Validation
9 4 (11.43%) Data Validation
9 4 (11.43%) ITIL Certification
9 4 (11.43%) PMP
9 4 (11.43%) PMI Certification
9 4 (11.43%) ITIL
9 4 (11.43%) Data Governance
9 4 (11.43%) Data Quality

User Acceptance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the Luton 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 11 (31.43%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.57%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.57%) LAN
1 3 (8.57%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.57%) SQL Server
1 3 (8.57%) SQL Server 2008
1 3 (8.57%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 3 (8.57%) MSBuild
1 3 (8.57%) Visual Studio
1 3 (8.57%) TeamCity
1 3 (8.57%) Team Foundation Server
1 3 (8.57%) Subversion
General
1 12 (34.29%) Marketing
2 6 (17.14%) Retail
2 6 (17.14%) Back Office
3 3 (8.57%) Telecoms
3 3 (8.57%) Finance
Job Titles
1 25 (71.43%) Analyst
2 23 (65.71%) Business Analyst
3 5 (14.29%) Support Analyst
3 5 (14.29%) Business Support Analyst
4 4 (11.43%) Configuration Manager
5 3 (8.57%) Administrator
5 3 (8.57%) Systems Administrator
5 3 (8.57%) Agile Business Analyst
5 3 (8.57%) Release Manager
6 2 (5.71%) Test Manager
7 1 (2.86%) Test Analyst
7 1 (2.86%) Applications Support
7 1 (2.86%) Quality Manager
7 1 (2.86%) Senior Test Analyst
7 1 (2.86%) Senior Analyst
7 1 (2.86%) UML Business Analyst
7 1 (2.86%) Marketing Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (8.57%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 12 (34.29%) Computer Science
2 8 (22.86%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 6 (17.14%) Windows
2 3 (8.57%) Linux
2 3 (8.57%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (8.57%) UNIX
2 3 (8.57%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (34.29%) Agile Software Development
1 12 (34.29%) User Stories
2 10 (28.57%) Business Analysis
3 9 (25.71%) Change Management
3 9 (25.71%) Digital Marketing
4 8 (22.86%) Content Management
4 8 (22.86%) BPMN
4 8 (22.86%) Project Management
4 8 (22.86%) UML
5 7 (20.00%) Configuration Management
6 6 (17.14%) E-Commerce
7 5 (14.29%) PRINCE
8 4 (11.43%) Validation
8 4 (11.43%) Data Validation
8 4 (11.43%) ITIL
8 4 (11.43%) Data Governance
9 3 (8.57%) Root Cause Analysis
9 3 (8.57%) Web Application Development
9 3 (8.57%) SOA
9 3 (8.57%) OOA/OOD
Programming Languages
1 3 (8.57%) Perl
1 3 (8.57%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 12 (34.29%) Degree
2 4 (11.43%) ITIL Certification
2 4 (11.43%) PMP
2 4 (11.43%) PMI Certification
3 1 (2.86%) ISEB
3 1 (2.86%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (20.00%) QA
2 4 (11.43%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 3 (8.57%) ServiceCenter
1 3 (8.57%) SCCM
Vendors
1 7 (20.00%) Adobe
2 3 (8.57%) HP