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 1 August 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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Rank 45 50 39
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -11
Permanent jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 22 7 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 3.25% 1.28% 1.94%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.52% 1.73% 2.63%
Number of salaries quoted 12 7 6
Average salary £35,000 £30,000 £26,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £26,400 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £39,750 £33,300 £27,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Cardiff
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
487 404 266
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 72.04% 73.59% 73.68%
Number of salaries quoted 436 332 240
Average salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,930 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
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 1 August 2014.

User Acceptance Testing Salary Histogram in Cardiff

User Acceptance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 1 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 17 (45.95%) SQL
2 15 (40.54%) Test Scripting
3 12 (32.43%) Finance
3 12 (32.43%) Business Analysis
4 11 (29.73%) PRINCE2
5 10 (27.03%) ISEB
5 10 (27.03%) XML
5 10 (27.03%) GAP Analysis
5 10 (27.03%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (24.32%) Waterfall
6 9 (24.32%) Degree
7 8 (21.62%) System Testing
7 8 (21.62%) ISTQB
8 7 (18.92%) Software Testing
8 7 (18.92%) Automated Testing
8 7 (18.92%) SQL Server
8 7 (18.92%) Test Strategy
8 7 (18.92%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 5 (13.51%) QA
9 5 (13.51%) Oracle
10 4 (10.81%) ITIL
10 4 (10.81%) ITIL Certification
10 4 (10.81%) SLA
10 4 (10.81%) Microsoft
10 4 (10.81%) Data Entry
11 3 (8.11%) OO
11 3 (8.11%) Java
11 3 (8.11%) Management Information System
12 2 (5.41%) MVC
12 2 (5.41%) Scrum

User Acceptance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 1 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 (2.70%) Confluence
1 1 (2.70%) CMS
1 1 (2.70%) FileNet
Applications
1 1 (2.70%) MS Excel
1 1 (2.70%) MS Visio
1 1 (2.70%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.70%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.70%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (18.92%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.70%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (5.41%) ClearQuest
1 2 (5.41%) JIRA
2 1 (2.70%) Calabash
2 1 (2.70%) eggPlant
2 1 (2.70%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (2.70%) Robotium
2 1 (2.70%) Jenkins
2 1 (2.70%) Cucumber
2 1 (2.70%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (2.70%) SoapUI
2 1 (2.70%) Selenium
2 1 (2.70%) JBehave
2 1 (2.70%) WebDriver
2 1 (2.70%) Balsamiq Mockups
2 1 (2.70%) Axure RP
2 1 (2.70%) RequisitePro
2 1 (2.70%) Maven
General
1 12 (32.43%) Finance
2 1 (2.70%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 30 (81.08%) Analyst
2 15 (40.54%) Business Analyst
3 11 (29.73%) Test Analyst
4 9 (24.32%) Insurance Business Analyst
5 5 (13.51%) Test Engineer
6 4 (10.81%) Support Analyst
7 3 (8.11%) Technical Business Analyst
8 2 (5.41%) Solutions Architect
8 2 (5.41%) Architect
8 2 (5.41%) Project Manager
8 2 (5.41%) Lead Architect
8 2 (5.41%) Lead Solutions Architect
9 1 (2.70%) SAP Analyst
9 1 (2.70%) Financial Services Business Analyst
9 1 (2.70%) Test Team Leader
9 1 (2.70%) Systems Tester
9 1 (2.70%) Tester
9 1 (2.70%) Financial Business Analyst
9 1 (2.70%) Team Leader
9 1 (2.70%) SAP Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (27.03%) XML
2 1 (2.70%) REST
2 1 (2.70%) SOAP
2 1 (2.70%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.11%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.70%) Mobile App
2 1 (2.70%) Open Source
2 1 (2.70%) Blackberry
2 1 (2.70%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.70%) Android
1 1 (2.70%) Apple iOS
1 1 (2.70%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (40.54%) Test Scripting
2 12 (32.43%) Business Analysis
3 11 (29.73%) PRINCE2
4 10 (27.03%) GAP Analysis
4 10 (27.03%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (24.32%) Waterfall
6 8 (21.62%) System Testing
7 7 (18.92%) Software Testing
7 7 (18.92%) Automated Testing
7 7 (18.92%) Test Strategy
8 4 (10.81%) ITIL
8 4 (10.81%) Data Entry
9 3 (8.11%) OO
10 2 (5.41%) MVC
10 2 (5.41%) Scrum
10 2 (5.41%) RUP
10 2 (5.41%) Project Management
10 2 (5.41%) Use Case
10 2 (5.41%) Project Planning
10 2 (5.41%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 17 (45.95%) SQL
2 3 (8.11%) Java
Qualifications
1 10 (27.03%) ISEB
2 9 (24.32%) Degree
3 8 (21.62%) ISTQB
4 7 (18.92%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 4 (10.81%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (13.51%) QA
2 4 (10.81%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (2.70%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (13.51%) Oracle
2 4 (10.81%) Microsoft
3 2 (5.41%) JDA
4 1 (2.70%) HP
4 1 (2.70%) IBM
4 1 (2.70%) SAP
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
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Salary: £34000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits - Flexitime
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Salary: £32000 Per Annum
Posted: 3 days ago