The first table below looks at the demand 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 11 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Cardiff region.

Location
3 months to
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Rank 48 56 38
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -18
Permanent jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 18 5 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 2.67% 0.92% 1.99%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.55% 1.25% 2.73%
Number of salaries quoted 8 3 5
Average salary £33,250 £34,500 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.62% +25.45%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,350 £31,300 £22,800
10% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £36,900 £27,800
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,250 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.57% +2.00%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Cardiff
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
507 400 256
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 75.22% 73.80% 72.93%
Number of salaries quoted 437 323 236
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
User Acceptance Testing
South Wales

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
Salary Histogram in Cardiff

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing User Acceptance Testing across the Cardiff region over the 3 months to 11 July 2014.

User Acceptance Testing Salary Histogram in Cardiff

User Acceptance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 11 July 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 16 (51.61%) Test Scripting
2 14 (45.16%) SQL
3 11 (35.48%) Business Analysis
4 10 (32.26%) Finance
4 10 (32.26%) XML
4 10 (32.26%) ISEB
5 9 (29.03%) PRINCE2
5 9 (29.03%) GAP Analysis
5 9 (29.03%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (29.03%) Degree
6 8 (25.81%) System Testing
6 8 (25.81%) Waterfall
7 7 (22.58%) Test Strategy
7 7 (22.58%) Software Testing
7 7 (22.58%) ISTQB
7 7 (22.58%) Automated Testing
8 5 (16.13%) QA
8 5 (16.13%) Oracle
8 5 (16.13%) SQL Server
9 4 (12.90%) ITIL Certification
9 4 (12.90%) ITIL
9 4 (12.90%) SLA
9 4 (12.90%) Data Entry
10 3 (9.68%) Microsoft
11 2 (6.45%) ClearQuest
11 2 (6.45%) Project Management
11 2 (6.45%) JDA
11 2 (6.45%) OO
11 2 (6.45%) Java
11 2 (6.45%) Management Information System

User Acceptance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 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 (3.23%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (3.23%) MS Office
1 1 (3.23%) MS Excel
1 1 (3.23%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.23%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.23%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (16.13%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.23%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (6.45%) ClearQuest
2 1 (3.23%) Maven
2 1 (3.23%) JIRA
2 1 (3.23%) Selenium
2 1 (3.23%) JBehave
2 1 (3.23%) WebDriver
2 1 (3.23%) Balsamiq Mockups
2 1 (3.23%) Axure RP
2 1 (3.23%) Cucumber
2 1 (3.23%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (3.23%) SoapUI
2 1 (3.23%) Robotium
2 1 (3.23%) Jenkins
2 1 (3.23%) Calabash
2 1 (3.23%) eggPlant
2 1 (3.23%) RequisitePro
General
1 10 (32.26%) Finance
2 1 (3.23%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 26 (83.87%) Analyst
2 13 (41.94%) Business Analyst
3 9 (29.03%) Test Analyst
4 8 (25.81%) Insurance Business Analyst
5 4 (12.90%) Support Analyst
6 3 (9.68%) Technical Business Analyst
7 2 (6.45%) Lead Solutions Architect
7 2 (6.45%) Test Engineer
7 2 (6.45%) Lead Architect
7 2 (6.45%) Solutions Architect
7 2 (6.45%) Tester
7 2 (6.45%) Architect
8 1 (3.23%) Project Manager
8 1 (3.23%) Systems Tester
8 1 (3.23%) Financial Services Business Analyst
8 1 (3.23%) SAP Analyst
8 1 (3.23%) SAP Business Analyst
8 1 (3.23%) Financial Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (32.26%) XML
2 1 (3.23%) REST
2 1 (3.23%) SOAP
2 1 (3.23%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.45%) Management Information System
2 1 (3.23%) Replication
2 1 (3.23%) Open Source
2 1 (3.23%) Mobile App
2 1 (3.23%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.23%) Windows
1 1 (3.23%) Android
1 1 (3.23%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (51.61%) Test Scripting
2 11 (35.48%) Business Analysis
3 9 (29.03%) PRINCE2
3 9 (29.03%) GAP Analysis
3 9 (29.03%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (25.81%) System Testing
4 8 (25.81%) Waterfall
5 7 (22.58%) Test Strategy
5 7 (22.58%) Software Testing
5 7 (22.58%) Automated Testing
6 4 (12.90%) ITIL
6 4 (12.90%) Data Entry
7 2 (6.45%) User Stories
7 2 (6.45%) Use Case
7 2 (6.45%) Scrum
7 2 (6.45%) Project Management
7 2 (6.45%) OO
8 1 (3.23%) RUP
8 1 (3.23%) DSDM
8 1 (3.23%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 14 (45.16%) SQL
2 2 (6.45%) Java
Qualifications
1 10 (32.26%) ISEB
2 9 (29.03%) Degree
3 7 (22.58%) ISTQB
4 4 (12.90%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (16.13%) QA
2 4 (12.90%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (3.23%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (16.13%) Oracle
2 3 (9.68%) Microsoft
3 2 (6.45%) JDA
4 1 (3.23%) HP
4 1 (3.23%) SAP
4 1 (3.23%) IBM
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £30000 - £33000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago