The table below looks at the statistics for User Acceptance Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Luton region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited User Acceptance Testing over the 3 months to 30 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Rank 39 41 35
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -6
Permanent jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 10 12 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 2.92% 3.12% 4.94%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.07% 3.56% 5.62%
Number of salaries quoted 6 11 18
Median salary £52,750 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+24.11% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £40,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
User Acceptance Testing
Bedfordshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Luton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
326 337 409
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 95.04% 87.53% 87.77%
Number of salaries quoted 236 276 340
Median salary £60,000 £47,500 £48,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+26.31% -2.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £32,100 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £65,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

User Acceptance Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

The demand trend of job ads across the Luton region citing User Acceptance Testing as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 30 May 2016.

User Acceptance Testing Salary Histogram in Luton

User Acceptance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 30 May 2016, 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 Luton region with a requirement for User Acceptance Testing.

1 11 (73.33%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (40.00%) JIRA
2 6 (40.00%) QA
3 5 (33.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 5 (33.33%) ISEB
3 5 (33.33%) Waterfall
4 4 (26.67%) Functional Testing
4 4 (26.67%) Defect Management
4 4 (26.67%) ITIL
4 4 (26.67%) Business Analysis
4 4 (26.67%) Use Case
4 4 (26.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (26.67%) Scrum
5 3 (20.00%) Bugzilla
5 3 (20.00%) Change Management
5 3 (20.00%) Project Management
5 3 (20.00%) Test Management
5 3 (20.00%) ISTQB
5 3 (20.00%) SQL Server
5 3 (20.00%) SQL
5 3 (20.00%) MS Office
5 3 (20.00%) CRM
5 3 (20.00%) Rally
5 3 (20.00%) Testopia
5 3 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (20.00%) Data Structures
5 3 (20.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
5 3 (20.00%) System Integration Testing
5 3 (20.00%) Data Flow Diagram
6 2 (13.33%) Agile Testing

User Acceptance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Luton 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (13.33%) Confluence
1 2 (13.33%) WebLogic
Applications
1 3 (20.00%) MS Office
2 2 (13.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (13.33%) DB2
2 2 (13.33%) MySQL
2 2 (13.33%) Oracle BI Publisher
2 2 (13.33%) Oracle Database
2 2 (13.33%) Oracle Database 10g
2 2 (13.33%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (13.33%) RDBMS
2 2 (13.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (40.00%) JIRA
2 3 (20.00%) Bugzilla
2 3 (20.00%) Testopia
3 2 (13.33%) Jenkins
3 2 (13.33%) Selenium
4 1 (6.67%) WebDriver
4 1 (6.67%) Zephyr
General
1 2 (13.33%) Banking
1 2 (13.33%) Finance
2 1 (6.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (46.67%) Analyst
2 4 (26.67%) Business Analyst
3 3 (20.00%) QA Tester
3 3 (20.00%) Software Analyst
3 3 (20.00%) Test Manager
3 3 (20.00%) Tester
4 2 (13.33%) Applications Specialist
4 2 (13.33%) IT Manager
4 2 (13.33%) Oracle Specialist
4 2 (13.33%) QA Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Release Manager
4 2 (13.33%) Software QA Tester
4 2 (13.33%) Software Tester
4 2 (13.33%) UAT Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) UAT Tester
4 2 (13.33%) XML Specialist
5 1 (6.67%) Portfolio Test Manager
5 1 (6.67%) Programme Test Manager
5 1 (6.67%) QA Automation Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) QA Automation Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (13.33%) Hibernate
1 2 (13.33%) Java EE
1 2 (13.33%) JSF
1 2 (13.33%) JSP
1 2 (13.33%) Middleware
1 2 (13.33%) Qt
1 2 (13.33%) Spring
1 2 (13.33%) Struts
1 2 (13.33%) Web Services
1 2 (13.33%) XML
1 2 (13.33%) XSL
1 2 (13.33%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 5 (33.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 3 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (20.00%) Data Structures
3 1 (6.67%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (73.33%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (33.33%) Waterfall
3 4 (26.67%) Business Analysis
3 4 (26.67%) Defect Management
3 4 (26.67%) Functional Testing
3 4 (26.67%) ITIL
3 4 (26.67%) Scrum
3 4 (26.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (26.67%) Use Case
4 3 (20.00%) Change Management
4 3 (20.00%) CRM
4 3 (20.00%) Data Flow Diagram
4 3 (20.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
4 3 (20.00%) Project Management
4 3 (20.00%) System Integration Testing
4 3 (20.00%) Test Management
5 2 (13.33%) Agile Testing
5 2 (13.33%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (13.33%) High Availability
5 2 (13.33%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 3 (20.00%) SQL
2 2 (13.33%) Java
2 2 (13.33%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (33.33%) ISEB
2 3 (20.00%) ISTQB
3 1 (6.67%) CBAP
3 1 (6.67%) Degree
3 1 (6.67%) IIBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (40.00%) QA
2 2 (13.33%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (13.33%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 2 (13.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (20.00%) Rally
2 2 (13.33%) BEA
2 2 (13.33%) IBM
2 2 (13.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (13.33%) Oracle
2 2 (13.33%) SAP
2 2 (13.33%) TIBCO
3 1 (6.67%) Salesforce.com