Period
to 15 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire 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 15 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
East of England > Bedfordshire
6 months to
15 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 75 51 111
Rank change year-on-year -24 +60 -8
Permanent jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 19 36 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 1.78% 3.60% 0.91%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.91% 3.94% 0.98%
Number of salaries quoted 19 37 11
Bedfordshire median annual salary £32,500 £49,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -33.67% -18.33% +41.18%
10th Percentile £23,500 £32,500 £41,250
90th Percentile £58,500 £70,000 £67,500
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% -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 Bedfordshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Bedfordshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 994 913 1,433
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 93.33% 91.21% 93.17%
Number of salaries quoted 770 781 1,241
Bedfordshire median annual salary £52,500 £49,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% -2.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £77,500 £72,500 £79,000
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% -

User Acceptance Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for User Acceptance Testing 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 in Bedfordshire.

Salary trend for User Acceptance Testing in Bedfordshire

User Acceptance Testing
Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing User Acceptance Testing in Bedfordshire over the 6 months to 15 December 2018.

Salary histogram for User Acceptance Testing in Bedfordshire

User Acceptance Testing
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing User Acceptance Testing within the Bedfordshire region over the 6 months to 15 December 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Luton -7 9 £32,500 -33.67%
Dunstable +2 6 £32,500 -23.53% 1
User Acceptance Testing
East of England

For the 6 months to 15 December 2018, IT jobs citing User Acceptance Testing also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Bedfordshire region with a requirement for User Acceptance Testing.

1 8 (42.11%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (31.58%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (31.58%) Big Data
2 6 (31.58%) SDLC
3 5 (26.32%) XML
3 5 (26.32%) Microsoft Excel
3 5 (26.32%) MS Visio
4 4 (21.05%) SQL
4 4 (21.05%) SAP
4 4 (21.05%) E-Commerce
4 4 (21.05%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (21.05%) Marketing
4 4 (21.05%) User Stories
4 4 (21.05%) Continuous Improvement
4 4 (21.05%) QA
5 3 (15.79%) Project Planning
5 3 (15.79%) DataFlux
5 3 (15.79%) Data Integration
5 3 (15.79%) Use Case
5 3 (15.79%) Data Governance
5 3 (15.79%) Data Quality
5 3 (15.79%) Hadoop
5 3 (15.79%) Waterfall
5 3 (15.79%) Data Engineering
5 3 (15.79%) Talend
5 3 (15.79%) Alteryx
5 3 (15.79%) Master Data Management
5 3 (15.79%) Quality Management
5 3 (15.79%) Change Management
5 3 (15.79%) Validation

User Acceptance Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bedfordshire 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 3 (15.79%) SAS
Applications
1 5 (26.32%) Microsoft Excel
1 5 (26.32%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 6 (31.58%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (31.58%) Big Data
2 3 (15.79%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 1 (5.26%) JIRA
1 1 (5.26%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 4 (21.05%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 15 (78.95%) Analyst
2 6 (31.58%) Data Analyst
3 5 (26.32%) IT Analyst
3 5 (26.32%) Systems Analyst
4 3 (15.79%) Business Analyst
4 3 (15.79%) Business Intelligence Analyst
4 3 (15.79%) Business Intelligence Business Analyst
4 3 (15.79%) Customer Analyst
4 3 (15.79%) Senior Analyst
4 3 (15.79%) Senior Systems Analyst
5 2 (10.53%) Data Processing Executive
5 2 (10.53%) Support Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) SAP Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) SAP Test Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Software Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Software Test Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Support Specialist
6 1 (5.26%) Test Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) UAT Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) UAT Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (26.32%) XML
2 1 (5.26%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.79%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (42.11%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (31.58%) SDLC
3 4 (21.05%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (21.05%) Continuous Improvement
3 4 (21.05%) E-Commerce
3 4 (21.05%) User Stories
4 3 (15.79%) Change Management
4 3 (15.79%) Data Engineering
4 3 (15.79%) Data Flow Diagram
4 3 (15.79%) Data Governance
4 3 (15.79%) Data Integration
4 3 (15.79%) Data Modelling
4 3 (15.79%) Master Data Management
4 3 (15.79%) Project Planning
4 3 (15.79%) Quality Management
4 3 (15.79%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (15.79%) Use Case
4 3 (15.79%) Validation
4 3 (15.79%) Waterfall
4 3 (15.79%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 4 (21.05%) SQL
2 1 (5.26%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (5.26%) Degree
1 1 (5.26%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (21.05%) QA
2 3 (15.79%) Data Quality
3 1 (5.26%) PMO
Vendors
1 4 (21.05%) SAP
2 3 (15.79%) Alteryx
2 3 (15.79%) DataFlux
2 3 (15.79%) Talend
2 3 (15.79%) Trillium
3 1 (5.26%) Microsoft