Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Luton 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 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Bedfordshire > Luton
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 36 71 57
Rank change year-on-year +35 -14 -5
Permanent jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 19 5 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Luton 4.77% 0.70% 2.25%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.51% 0.74% 2.44%
Number of salaries quoted 10 5 12
Luton median annual salary £49,000 £65,000 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -24.62% +46.07% -8.25%
10th Percentile £41,250 £47,750 £38,500
90th Percentile £49,800 £76,500 £57,750
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 Luton with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Luton
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 345 672 574
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Luton 86.68% 94.12% 92.43%
Number of salaries quoted 238 563 498
Luton median annual salary £50,000 £52,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.76% +16.67% -
10th Percentile £29,750 £32,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £85,900 £75,000
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 Luton

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

Job vacancy trend for User Acceptance Testing 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 in Luton.

Salary trend for User Acceptance Testing in Luton

For the 6 months to 18 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 Luton region with a requirement for User Acceptance Testing.

1 16 (84.21%) Retail
2 9 (47.37%) Marketing
2 9 (47.37%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 9 (47.37%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (42.11%) Finance
3 8 (42.11%) SQL
4 7 (36.84%) ISEB
4 7 (36.84%) Stakeholder Management
4 7 (36.84%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (36.84%) SDLC
4 7 (36.84%) Test Planning
4 7 (36.84%) Continuous Improvement
4 7 (36.84%) Test Strategy
5 6 (31.58%) Process Improvement
5 6 (31.58%) Data Transformation
5 6 (31.58%) People Management
5 6 (31.58%) Presales
5 6 (31.58%) System Integration Testing
5 6 (31.58%) Software Testing
5 6 (31.58%) E-Commerce
5 6 (31.58%) ETL
6 5 (26.32%) Business Intelligence
6 5 (26.32%) Data Modelling
6 5 (26.32%) Integration Testing
6 5 (26.32%) Analytics
6 5 (26.32%) Customer Analytics
7 4 (21.05%) Line Management
7 4 (21.05%) QA
8 3 (15.79%) Salesforce.com
8 3 (15.79%) Project Management

User Acceptance Testing
Co-occurring 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 (10.53%) CMS
Applications
1 3 (15.79%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (15.79%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (5.26%) SAP ERP
1 1 (5.26%) Unica
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.26%) Silverpop
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.79%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.79%) RDBMS
1 3 (15.79%) Relational Database
1 3 (15.79%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Bugzilla
1 1 (5.26%) JIRA
1 1 (5.26%) JMeter
1 1 (5.26%) Selenium
1 1 (5.26%) Testopia
General
1 16 (84.21%) Retail
2 9 (47.37%) Marketing
3 8 (42.11%) Finance
4 2 (10.53%) Legal
Job Titles
1 7 (36.84%) Test Manager
2 6 (31.58%) Analyst
3 5 (26.32%) Business Intelligence Analyst
3 5 (26.32%) Senior Analyst
3 5 (26.32%) Senior Business Intelligence Analyst
3 5 (26.32%) SQL Analyst
4 4 (21.05%) Delivery Manager
4 4 (21.05%) Senior Systems Analyst
4 4 (21.05%) Senior UAT Analyst
4 4 (21.05%) Systems Analyst
4 4 (21.05%) Testing Analyst
4 4 (21.05%) UAT Analyst
5 3 (15.79%) Application Delivery Manager
5 3 (15.79%) Applications Manager
6 2 (10.53%) Business Analyst
7 1 (5.26%) Business Manager
7 1 (5.26%) Data Analyst
7 1 (5.26%) Data Manager
7 1 (5.26%) Senior Business Analyst
7 1 (5.26%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.79%) .NET
1 3 (15.79%) HTML
2 1 (5.26%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 9 (47.37%) Analytical Skills
1 9 (47.37%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 3 (15.79%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (15.79%) Management Information System
3 1 (5.26%) Computer Science
3 1 (5.26%) Social Media
3 1 (5.26%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (36.84%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (36.84%) Continuous Improvement
1 7 (36.84%) SDLC
1 7 (36.84%) Stakeholder Management
1 7 (36.84%) Test Planning
1 7 (36.84%) Test Strategy
2 6 (31.58%) Data Transformation
2 6 (31.58%) E-Commerce
2 6 (31.58%) ETL
2 6 (31.58%) People Management
2 6 (31.58%) Presales
2 6 (31.58%) Process Improvement
2 6 (31.58%) Software Testing
2 6 (31.58%) System Integration Testing
3 5 (26.32%) Analytics
3 5 (26.32%) Business Intelligence
3 5 (26.32%) Customer Analytics
3 5 (26.32%) Data Modelling
3 5 (26.32%) Integration Testing
4 4 (21.05%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (42.11%) SQL
2 3 (15.79%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (36.84%) ISEB
2 1 (5.26%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (5.26%) Degree
2 1 (5.26%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (21.05%) QA
2 2 (10.53%) SLA
3 1 (5.26%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 3 (15.79%) Salesforce.com
1 3 (15.79%) SAP
1 3 (15.79%) Selligent
2 2 (10.53%) IBM
3 1 (5.26%) CA Agile Central