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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Rank 45 53 51
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -2
Permanent jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 21 8 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 3.40% 1.68% 0.71%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.31% 2.12% 1.09%
Number of salaries quoted 8 8 3
Average salary £26,250 £28,250 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.07% -5.83%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,700 £24,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £30,075 £35,950 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +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
487 377 274
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 78.93% 79.04% 65.24%
Number of salaries quoted 418 330 240
Average salary £35,000 £40,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.58% +15.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £53,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 24 December 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 (35.42%) Finance
1 17 (35.42%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (29.17%) SQL
3 13 (27.08%) PRINCE2
3 13 (27.08%) Business Analysis
4 12 (25.00%) GAP Analysis
4 12 (25.00%) Waterfall
5 7 (14.58%) Microsoft
5 7 (14.58%) Stakeholder Management
5 7 (14.58%) Test Strategy
6 6 (12.50%) ISEB
6 6 (12.50%) Project Management
7 5 (10.42%) Banking
7 5 (10.42%) Retail
8 4 (8.33%) Windows
8 4 (8.33%) Selenium
8 4 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
9 3 (6.25%) SQL Server
9 3 (6.25%) ITIL
9 3 (6.25%) Service Management
9 3 (6.25%) Change Management
9 3 (6.25%) VMware
9 3 (6.25%) Welsh Language
9 3 (6.25%) Release Management
9 3 (6.25%) Test Scripting
9 3 (6.25%) SCCM
9 3 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
9 3 (6.25%) Test Automation
9 3 (6.25%) Windows 7
9 3 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure

User Acceptance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 (2.08%) SharePoint
1 1 (2.08%) FileNet
1 1 (2.08%) Confluence
Applications
1 2 (4.17%) MS Project
1 2 (4.17%) MS Office
1 2 (4.17%) MS Excel
1 2 (4.17%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.25%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (2.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (2.08%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (8.33%) Selenium
1 4 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (2.08%) WebDriver
2 1 (2.08%) MSTest
2 1 (2.08%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (2.08%) JIRA
General
1 17 (35.42%) Finance
2 5 (10.42%) Banking
2 5 (10.42%) Retail
3 3 (6.25%) Welsh Language
4 1 (2.08%) Law
Job Titles
1 37 (77.08%) Analyst
2 19 (39.58%) Business Analyst
3 18 (37.50%) Test Analyst
4 12 (25.00%) Insurance Business Analyst
5 9 (18.75%) Test Engineer
6 5 (10.42%) Test Leader
7 3 (6.25%) SCCM Engineer
7 3 (6.25%) Release Analyst
8 1 (2.08%) Manual Tester
8 1 (2.08%) Test Team Leader
8 1 (2.08%) Software Tester
8 1 (2.08%) DBA
8 1 (2.08%) Tester
8 1 (2.08%) Software Test Analyst
8 1 (2.08%) Manual Test Analyst
8 1 (2.08%) Team Leader
8 1 (2.08%) SQL DBA
8 1 (2.08%) QA Tester
8 1 (2.08%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.17%) .NET
2 1 (2.08%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.25%) User Experience
2 1 (2.08%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (8.33%) Windows
2 3 (6.25%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (35.42%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (27.08%) Business Analysis
2 13 (27.08%) PRINCE2
3 12 (25.00%) GAP Analysis
3 12 (25.00%) Waterfall
4 7 (14.58%) Test Strategy
4 7 (14.58%) Stakeholder Management
5 6 (12.50%) Project Management
6 3 (6.25%) Service Management
6 3 (6.25%) Change Management
6 3 (6.25%) ITIL
6 3 (6.25%) Line Management
6 3 (6.25%) Mentoring
6 3 (6.25%) Coaching
6 3 (6.25%) Test Scripting
6 3 (6.25%) Release Management
6 3 (6.25%) Test Automation
7 2 (4.17%) Performance Testing
7 2 (4.17%) User Stories
7 2 (4.17%) Automation Testing
Programming Languages
1 14 (29.17%) SQL
2 1 (2.08%) C#
2 1 (2.08%) Java
2 1 (2.08%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 6 (12.50%) ISEB
2 2 (4.17%) ISTQB
2 2 (4.17%) Degree
3 1 (2.08%) CBAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.08%) QA
System Software
1 3 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (6.25%) SCCM
Vendors
1 7 (14.58%) Microsoft
2 3 (6.25%) VMware
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per day + package
Posted: 11 hours ago