The table below looks at the statistics for User Acceptance Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited User Acceptance Testing over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Rank 41 50 40
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -10
Permanent jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 29 12 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 4.43% 2.08% 1.97%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.21% 2.73% 2.87%
Number of salaries quoted 19 12 6
Average salary £35,000 £30,000 £26,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% +15.38%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
User Acceptance Testing
South Wales

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cardiff
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
467 439 244
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 71.41% 76.08% 68.73%
Number of salaries quoted 423 369 216
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

User Acceptance Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing User Acceptance Testing across the Cardiff region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

User Acceptance Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

User Acceptance Testing
Salary Trend in Cardiff

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

User Acceptance Testing Salary Trend in Cardiff

User Acceptance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Cardiff region citing User Acceptance Testing also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited User Acceptance Testing.

1 18 (40.00%) SQL
2 16 (35.56%) Business Analysis
3 15 (33.33%) Finance
3 15 (33.33%) PRINCE2
4 14 (31.11%) GAP Analysis
5 13 (28.89%) Waterfall
6 11 (24.44%) Agile Software Development
7 10 (22.22%) XML
7 10 (22.22%) Test Scripting
8 9 (20.00%) ISEB
8 9 (20.00%) Degree
9 6 (13.33%) ISTQB
9 6 (13.33%) System Testing
10 5 (11.11%) Test Strategy
10 5 (11.11%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 5 (11.11%) Software Testing
10 5 (11.11%) Automated Testing
10 5 (11.11%) Microsoft
11 4 (8.89%) SQL Server
11 4 (8.89%) Regression Testing
11 4 (8.89%) User Stories
12 3 (6.67%) Selenium
12 3 (6.67%) Management Information System
12 3 (6.67%) OO
12 3 (6.67%) Java
13 2 (4.44%) Project Management
13 2 (4.44%) JDA
13 2 (4.44%) ClearQuest
13 2 (4.44%) RUP
13 2 (4.44%) MS Office

User Acceptance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Cardiff region citing User Acceptance Testing also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited User Acceptance Testing. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.22%) SharePoint
1 1 (2.22%) FileNet
1 1 (2.22%) CMS
1 1 (2.22%) Confluence
Applications
1 2 (4.44%) MS Office
2 1 (2.22%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.22%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.22%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.22%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (8.89%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.22%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (6.67%) Selenium
2 2 (4.44%) ClearQuest
2 2 (4.44%) JIRA
3 1 (2.22%) RequisitePro
3 1 (2.22%) Maven
3 1 (2.22%) JBehave
3 1 (2.22%) WebDriver
3 1 (2.22%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 1 (2.22%) Axure RP
3 1 (2.22%) Cucumber
3 1 (2.22%) Rational DOORS
3 1 (2.22%) SoapUI
3 1 (2.22%) Robotium
3 1 (2.22%) Jenkins
3 1 (2.22%) Calabash
3 1 (2.22%) eggPlant
3 1 (2.22%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 15 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (2.22%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 39 (86.67%) Analyst
2 22 (48.89%) Business Analyst
3 16 (35.56%) Test Analyst
4 13 (28.89%) Insurance Business Analyst
5 9 (20.00%) Test Engineer
6 3 (6.67%) Technical Business Analyst
7 2 (4.44%) Architect
7 2 (4.44%) Project Manager
7 2 (4.44%) Lead Architect
7 2 (4.44%) Solutions Architect
7 2 (4.44%) Lead Solutions Architect
8 1 (2.22%) Support Analyst
8 1 (2.22%) Test Team Leader
8 1 (2.22%) Team Leader
8 1 (2.22%) SAP Business Analyst
8 1 (2.22%) Financial Business Analyst
8 1 (2.22%) Financial Services Business Analyst
8 1 (2.22%) SAP Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (22.22%) XML
2 1 (2.22%) REST
2 1 (2.22%) SOAP
2 1 (2.22%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.67%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.22%) Replication
2 1 (2.22%) Open Source
2 1 (2.22%) Mobile App
2 1 (2.22%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.22%) Windows
1 1 (2.22%) Android
1 1 (2.22%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (35.56%) Business Analysis
2 15 (33.33%) PRINCE2
3 14 (31.11%) GAP Analysis
4 13 (28.89%) Waterfall
5 11 (24.44%) Agile Software Development
6 10 (22.22%) Test Scripting
7 6 (13.33%) System Testing
8 5 (11.11%) Software Testing
8 5 (11.11%) Automated Testing
8 5 (11.11%) Test Strategy
9 4 (8.89%) User Stories
9 4 (8.89%) Regression Testing
10 3 (6.67%) OO
11 2 (4.44%) RUP
11 2 (4.44%) Project Management
11 2 (4.44%) Scrum
11 2 (4.44%) MVC
11 2 (4.44%) Workflow
11 2 (4.44%) Automation Testing
11 2 (4.44%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 18 (40.00%) SQL
2 3 (6.67%) Java
Qualifications
1 9 (20.00%) ISEB
1 9 (20.00%) Degree
2 6 (13.33%) ISTQB
3 5 (11.11%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (2.22%) CBAP
4 1 (2.22%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.44%) QA
2 1 (2.22%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (2.22%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (11.11%) Microsoft
2 2 (4.44%) Oracle
2 2 (4.44%) JDA
3 1 (2.22%) SAP
3 1 (2.22%) IBM
3 1 (2.22%) HP
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