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 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Rank 70 43 51
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +8
Permanent jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 15 30 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 1.77% 4.57% 2.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.18% 5.98% 2.78%
Number of salaries quoted 12 20 13
Average salary £31,500 £35,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +16.66%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%
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
687 502 467
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 81.21% 76.41% 79.02%
Number of salaries quoted 579 449 395
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 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £49,096
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 3 September 2015, 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 15 (78.95%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (68.42%) Finance
3 11 (57.89%) Test Scripting
4 8 (42.11%) Microsoft
5 7 (36.84%) SQL
5 7 (36.84%) Visual Studio
6 5 (26.32%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (21.05%) Software Delivery
7 4 (21.05%) SDLC
7 4 (21.05%) Waterfall
7 4 (21.05%) SoapUI
7 4 (21.05%) SOAP
7 4 (21.05%) ISEB
7 4 (21.05%) Migration
8 3 (15.79%) Information Security
8 3 (15.79%) TDD
8 3 (15.79%) Subversion
8 3 (15.79%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 3 (15.79%) Intrusion Detection
8 3 (15.79%) Automated Testing
8 3 (15.79%) Ruby
8 3 (15.79%) C#
8 3 (15.79%) Java
8 3 (15.79%) Perl
8 3 (15.79%) Linux
8 3 (15.79%) Python
8 3 (15.79%) Hudson
8 3 (15.79%) Erlang
8 3 (15.79%) Performance Testing
8 3 (15.79%) Unit Testing

User Acceptance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, 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 (5.26%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (5.26%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (15.79%) Amazon EC2
1 3 (15.79%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (15.79%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.79%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.79%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 7 (36.84%) Visual Studio
2 4 (21.05%) SoapUI
3 3 (15.79%) Jenkins
3 3 (15.79%) Subversion
3 3 (15.79%) TeamCity
3 3 (15.79%) Git (software)
3 3 (15.79%) Hudson
General
1 13 (68.42%) Finance
2 1 (5.26%) Advertising
2 1 (5.26%) Banking
2 1 (5.26%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 12 (63.16%) Analyst
2 11 (57.89%) Test Analyst
3 7 (36.84%) Senior Analyst
3 7 (36.84%) Senior Test Analyst
4 3 (15.79%) Automation Engineer
4 3 (15.79%) Test Automation Engineer
4 3 (15.79%) Test Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Graduate
5 1 (5.26%) Business Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Junior
5 1 (5.26%) Senior Consultant
5 1 (5.26%) Consultant
5 1 (5.26%) Support Specialist
5 1 (5.26%) Head of Development
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (21.05%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (26.32%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.26%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (15.79%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (78.95%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (57.89%) Test Scripting
3 4 (21.05%) Migration
3 4 (21.05%) Waterfall
3 4 (21.05%) Software Delivery
3 4 (21.05%) SDLC
4 3 (15.79%) Cyber Security
4 3 (15.79%) Continuous Delivery
4 3 (15.79%) Information Security
4 3 (15.79%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (15.79%) Test Automation
4 3 (15.79%) Performance Testing
4 3 (15.79%) Unit Testing
4 3 (15.79%) Integration Testing
4 3 (15.79%) TDD
4 3 (15.79%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 3 (15.79%) Automated Testing
5 1 (5.26%) Software Engineering
5 1 (5.26%) Lean Six Sigma
5 1 (5.26%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 7 (36.84%) SQL
2 3 (15.79%) Python
2 3 (15.79%) Ruby
2 3 (15.79%) Erlang
2 3 (15.79%) Bash Shell
2 3 (15.79%) C#
2 3 (15.79%) Java
2 3 (15.79%) Perl
Qualifications
1 4 (21.05%) ISEB
2 1 (5.26%) ISTQB
2 1 (5.26%) Degree
2 1 (5.26%) Six Sigma Black Belt
2 1 (5.26%) Six Sigma Green Belt
2 1 (5.26%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (42.11%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.26%) Cognizant
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