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 3 months to 25 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
East of England / Bedfordshire
Rank 52 64 55
Rank change year-on-year +12 -9  
Permanent jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 13 25 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 2.02% 3.09% 3.41%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.25% 3.32% 3.88%
Number of salaries quoted 4 17 31
Median salary £41,000 £44,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.81% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £33,550 £33,600 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,250 £52,700 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,375
% change year-on-year - -5.60%  

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

Process & Methodology Skills
Bedfordshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 577 754 979
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire 89.46% 93.20% 87.96%
Number of salaries quoted 430 610 735
Median salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +9.89%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £37,500 £32,450
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

User Acceptance Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Bedfordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bedfordshire citing User Acceptance Testing as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

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 3 months to 25 March 2017.

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 3 months to 25 March 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Luton +2 10 £43,750 -16.66% 1
Bedford - 1 £31,000 -
User Acceptance Testing
East of England

User Acceptance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 Bedfordshire region with a requirement for User Acceptance Testing.

1 10 (50.00%) QA
2 9 (45.00%) ISTQB
2 9 (45.00%) Degree
2 9 (45.00%) ISEB
3 8 (40.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 8 (40.00%) JIRA
3 8 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (40.00%) Waterfall
3 8 (40.00%) Functional Testing
3 8 (40.00%) Automation Testing
4 7 (35.00%) Test Planning
4 7 (35.00%) SDLC
4 7 (35.00%) CA Agile Central
4 7 (35.00%) Computer Science
4 7 (35.00%) Selenium
4 7 (35.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 6 (30.00%) Bugzilla
5 6 (30.00%) JMeter
5 6 (30.00%) Retail
5 6 (30.00%) Resource Management
5 6 (30.00%) Test Automation
5 6 (30.00%) Test Management
5 6 (30.00%) Testopia
5 6 (30.00%) Virtual Team
5 6 (30.00%) Contract Management
5 6 (30.00%) Scorecard
5 6 (30.00%) Defect Management
5 6 (30.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
5 6 (30.00%) System Integration Testing
5 6 (30.00%) Analytical Skills

User Acceptance Testing
Top Related 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 1 (5.00%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (5.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (5.00%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (5.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (5.00%) Oracle Financials
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.00%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (5.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (5.00%) Oracle BI Publisher
1 1 (5.00%) Oracle Database
1 1 (5.00%) Oracle Database 10g
1 1 (5.00%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 8 (40.00%) JIRA
2 7 (35.00%) Selenium
3 6 (30.00%) Bugzilla
3 6 (30.00%) JMeter
3 6 (30.00%) Testopia
4 1 (5.00%) Git (software)
4 1 (5.00%) Subversion
General
1 6 (30.00%) Retail
2 5 (25.00%) Finance
3 2 (10.00%) Marketing
4 1 (5.00%) Advertising
4 1 (5.00%) Back Office
4 1 (5.00%) Banking
4 1 (5.00%) Billing
4 1 (5.00%) Legal
4 1 (5.00%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 7 (35.00%) Test Leader
2 6 (30.00%) Automation Test Lead
3 5 (25.00%) Coordinator
3 5 (25.00%) Test Coordinator
4 4 (20.00%) Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) Senior Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) Senior Test Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) Test Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Business Manager
6 1 (5.00%) CRM Executive
6 1 (5.00%) Delivery Manager
6 1 (5.00%) E-Commerce Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) E-Commerce Manager
6 1 (5.00%) Functional Consultant
6 1 (5.00%) Oracle Consultant
6 1 (5.00%) Oracle Functional Consultant
6 1 (5.00%) Senior Server Specialist
6 1 (5.00%) Server Specialist
6 1 (5.00%) Workstream Lead
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.00%) EJB
1 1 (5.00%) Hibernate
1 1 (5.00%) J2EE
1 1 (5.00%) Java EE
1 1 (5.00%) JDBC
1 1 (5.00%) JMS
1 1 (5.00%) JSF
1 1 (5.00%) JSP
1 1 (5.00%) Oracle Fusion
1 1 (5.00%) Servlets
1 1 (5.00%) Spring
1 1 (5.00%) Struts
1 1 (5.00%) Web Services
1 1 (5.00%) XML
1 1 (5.00%) XSL
1 1 (5.00%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 8 (40.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 7 (35.00%) Computer Science
3 6 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (30.00%) Virtual Team
4 1 (5.00%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (5.00%) Management Information System
4 1 (5.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (40.00%) Automation Testing
1 8 (40.00%) Functional Testing
1 8 (40.00%) Waterfall
2 7 (35.00%) SDLC
2 7 (35.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 7 (35.00%) Test Planning
3 6 (30.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 6 (30.00%) Contract Management
3 6 (30.00%) Defect Management
3 6 (30.00%) DevOps
3 6 (30.00%) Non-Functional Testing
3 6 (30.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
3 6 (30.00%) Resource Management
3 6 (30.00%) Scorecard
3 6 (30.00%) System Integration Testing
3 6 (30.00%) Test Automation
3 6 (30.00%) Test Management
3 6 (30.00%) Test Strategy
4 5 (25.00%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (10.00%) SQL
2 1 (5.00%) Java
2 1 (5.00%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (45.00%) Degree
1 9 (45.00%) ISEB
1 9 (45.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (50.00%) QA
2 1 (5.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (5.00%) Oracle RAC
Vendors
1 7 (35.00%) CA Agile Central
2 2 (10.00%) Oracle
3 1 (5.00%) BEA
3 1 (5.00%) hybris
3 1 (5.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (5.00%) Perforce
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