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 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Rank 62 50 46
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -4
Permanent jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 15 23 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 2.11% 3.39% 1.49%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.57% 4.01% 1.86%
Number of salaries quoted 15 11 6
Average salary £29,000 £30,000 £24,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.33% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,600 £26,000 £23,250
10% offered a salary of more than £36,100 £32,500 £26,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,375 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.60% +5.93%
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
583 573 322
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 82.11% 84.51% 79.90%
Number of salaries quoted 490 499 283
Average salary £36,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 10 February 2016.

User Acceptance Testing Salary Histogram in Cardiff

User Acceptance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 (75.00%) Test Scripting
2 14 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (55.00%) Finance
4 10 (50.00%) ISEB
5 7 (35.00%) SQL
5 7 (35.00%) ISTQB
6 6 (30.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 6 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
6 6 (30.00%) SDLC
6 6 (30.00%) Microsoft
7 5 (25.00%) Visual Studio
7 5 (25.00%) SOAP
7 5 (25.00%) Software Delivery
7 5 (25.00%) Functional Testing
7 5 (25.00%) Non-Functional Testing
7 5 (25.00%) Migration
7 5 (25.00%) Waterfall
7 5 (25.00%) SoapUI
7 5 (25.00%) Performance Testing
8 4 (20.00%) QA
8 4 (20.00%) Test Strategy
9 3 (15.00%) Test Planning
9 3 (15.00%) MS Excel
9 3 (15.00%) MS Office
10 2 (10.00%) User Stories
10 2 (10.00%) Scrum
10 2 (10.00%) Business Analysis
11 1 (5.00%) Software Testing
11 1 (5.00%) Incident Management
11 1 (5.00%) Stakeholder Management

User Acceptance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 (5.00%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (15.00%) MS Excel
1 3 (15.00%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (25.00%) SoapUI
1 5 (25.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 11 (55.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 18 (90.00%) Analyst
2 15 (75.00%) Test Analyst
3 5 (25.00%) Senior Analyst
3 5 (25.00%) Senior Test Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) Support Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) Systems Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) Test Leader
5 1 (5.00%) Business Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Business Support Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Business Systems Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Manual Test Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Systems Support
5 1 (5.00%) Systems Support Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Systems Test Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Team Leader
5 1 (5.00%) Technical Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Technical Support
5 1 (5.00%) Technical Support Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Test Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Test Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (25.00%) SOAP
2 1 (5.00%) XML
2 1 (5.00%) XSD
2 1 (5.00%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 6 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.00%) Windows
1 1 (5.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (75.00%) Test Scripting
2 14 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (30.00%) SDLC
4 5 (25.00%) Functional Testing
4 5 (25.00%) Migration
4 5 (25.00%) Non-Functional Testing
4 5 (25.00%) Performance Testing
4 5 (25.00%) Software Delivery
4 5 (25.00%) Waterfall
5 4 (20.00%) Test Strategy
6 3 (15.00%) Test Planning
7 2 (10.00%) Business Analysis
7 2 (10.00%) Scrum
7 2 (10.00%) User Stories
8 1 (5.00%) Data Modelling
8 1 (5.00%) Incident Management
8 1 (5.00%) ITIL
8 1 (5.00%) Software Testing
8 1 (5.00%) Stakeholder Management
8 1 (5.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 7 (35.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (50.00%) ISEB
2 7 (35.00%) ISTQB
3 6 (30.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (20.00%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (30.00%) Microsoft
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + BENEFITS
Posted: 6 days ago