Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Bedford 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 6 months to 22 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Bedfordshire > Bedford
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 33 55 72
Rank change year-on-year +22 +17 +8
Permanent jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 8 5 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedford 3.11% 1.41% 0.56%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.56% 1.54% 0.60%
Number of salaries quoted 8 5 2
Bedford median annual salary £35,000 £42,500 £36,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -17.65% +17.24% +47.96%
10th Percentile £33,875 £35,250 £30,625
90th Percentile £39,500 £46,750 £39,875
Bedfordshire median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +11.76% -3.41%

User Acceptance Testing is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Bedford with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Bedford
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 225 324 500
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedford 87.55% 91.53% 93.98%
Number of salaries quoted 195 287 462
Bedford median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -11.11% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £27,500 £27,625
90th Percentile £64,500 £57,500 £60,250
Bedfordshire median annual salary £49,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year -2.00% +5.26% +5.56%

User Acceptance Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Bedford

Job postings citing User Acceptance Testing as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bedford.

Job vacancy trend for User Acceptance Testing in Bedford

User Acceptance Testing
Salary Trend in Bedford

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

Salary trend for User Acceptance Testing in Bedford

User Acceptance Testing
Salary Histogram in Bedford

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing User Acceptance Testing in Bedford over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Salary histogram for User Acceptance Testing in Bedford

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

1 5 (62.50%) Finance
1 5 (62.50%) Stakeholder Management
1 5 (62.50%) Requirements Engineering
2 4 (50.00%) Data Analysis
2 4 (50.00%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
2 4 (50.00%) QA
2 4 (50.00%) Test Scripting
2 4 (50.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (50.00%) Robotic Process Automation
3 3 (37.50%) Adobe
3 3 (37.50%) Acrobat
3 3 (37.50%) RoboHelp
3 3 (37.50%) Time Management
4 1 (12.50%) User Stories
4 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (12.50%) GAP Analysis
4 1 (12.50%) PaintShop Pro
4 1 (12.50%) Snagit
4 1 (12.50%) Customer Requirements
4 1 (12.50%) Business Process Modelling
4 1 (12.50%) Acceptance Criteria

User Acceptance Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bedford 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:

Applications
1 4 (50.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (37.50%) Acrobat
2 3 (37.50%) RoboHelp
3 1 (12.50%) PaintShop Pro
3 1 (12.50%) Snagit
General
1 5 (62.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Analyst
1 5 (62.50%) Business Analyst
2 4 (50.00%) Insurance Business Analyst
3 3 (37.50%) Author
3 3 (37.50%) Technical Author
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Requirements Engineering
1 5 (62.50%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (50.00%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
2 4 (50.00%) Data Analysis
2 4 (50.00%) Robotic Process Automation
2 4 (50.00%) Test Scripting
3 3 (37.50%) Time Management
4 1 (12.50%) Acceptance Criteria
4 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (12.50%) Business Process Modelling
4 1 (12.50%) Customer Requirements
4 1 (12.50%) GAP Analysis
4 1 (12.50%) User Stories
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (50.00%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Adobe