The first table below looks at the demand for User Acceptance Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited User Acceptance Testing over the 3 months to 16 April 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 South Wales region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Rank 71 75 55
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -20
Permanent jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 17 13 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 1.68% 1.24% 3.51%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.07% 1.67% 4.96%
Number of salaries quoted 15 13 30
Average salary £31,500 £32,500 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.07% +18.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £22,200 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £38,100 £36,900 £47,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
Processes & Methodologies Category
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
821 777 665
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 81.13% 74.35% 70.67%
Number of salaries quoted 687 699 598
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £49,772 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,052
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -0.12%
User Acceptance Testing
Wales

User Acceptance Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing User Acceptance Testing across the South Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

User Acceptance Testing Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

User Acceptance Testing
Salary Trend in South Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing User Acceptance Testing across the South Wales region.

User Acceptance Testing Salary Trend in South Wales

User Acceptance Testing
Salary Histogram in South Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing User Acceptance Testing across the South Wales region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014.

User Acceptance Testing Salary Histogram in South Wales

User Acceptance Testing
Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing User Acceptance Testing within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
Cardiff +12 12 £33,250 +5.55% 3
Newport -1 2 £40,000 +23.07% 2
User Acceptance Testing
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User Acceptance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the South Wales 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 22 (61.11%) SQL
2 19 (52.78%) QA
3 18 (50.00%) Test Scripting
4 15 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
5 14 (38.89%) Automated Testing
6 13 (36.11%) ISEB
7 12 (33.33%) XML
8 11 (30.56%) Regression Testing
9 9 (25.00%) Performance Testing
10 8 (22.22%) Software Testing
10 8 (22.22%) Finance
10 8 (22.22%) SQL Server
11 7 (19.44%) Microsoft
12 6 (16.67%) E-Commerce
12 6 (16.67%) System Testing
12 6 (16.67%) Test Strategy
13 5 (13.89%) Selenium
13 5 (13.89%) ISTQB
13 5 (13.89%) N-Tier
13 5 (13.89%) ITIL
13 5 (13.89%) Oracle
13 5 (13.89%) MS Excel
14 4 (11.11%) UML
14 4 (11.11%) SLA
14 4 (11.11%) ITIL Certification
14 4 (11.11%) MS Office
14 4 (11.11%) Data Entry
14 4 (11.11%) Business Analysis
15 3 (8.33%) Waterfall
16 2 (5.56%) Stakeholder Management

User Acceptance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the South Wales 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 (2.78%) CMS
Applications
1 5 (13.89%) MS Excel
2 4 (11.11%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.78%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (22.22%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.78%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 5 (13.89%) Selenium
2 2 (5.56%) Visual Studio
3 1 (2.78%) ClearQuest
General
1 8 (22.22%) Finance
Job Titles
1 34 (94.44%) Analyst
2 22 (61.11%) Test Analyst
3 7 (19.44%) Business Analyst
4 6 (16.67%) QA Analyst
5 5 (13.89%) QA Engineer
5 5 (13.89%) QA Test Analyst
5 5 (13.89%) Support Analyst
6 3 (8.33%) Technical Analyst
6 3 (8.33%) Technical Business Analyst
7 2 (5.56%) Web Test Analyst
7 2 (5.56%) Web Analyst
7 2 (5.56%) Tester
8 1 (2.78%) Technical Support
8 1 (2.78%) Test Team Leader
8 1 (2.78%) Technical Support Analyst
8 1 (2.78%) Systems Tester
8 1 (2.78%) Insurance Business Analyst
8 1 (2.78%) Team Leader
8 1 (2.78%) Automated Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (33.33%) XML
2 2 (5.56%) .NET
3 1 (2.78%) XSD
3 1 (2.78%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.89%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.78%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (2.78%) UNIX
1 1 (2.78%) Windows
1 1 (2.78%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (50.00%) Test Scripting
2 15 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (38.89%) Automated Testing
4 11 (30.56%) Regression Testing
5 9 (25.00%) Performance Testing
6 8 (22.22%) Software Testing
7 6 (16.67%) E-Commerce
7 6 (16.67%) System Testing
7 6 (16.67%) Test Strategy
8 5 (13.89%) ITIL
9 4 (11.11%) UML
9 4 (11.11%) Data Entry
9 4 (11.11%) Business Analysis
10 3 (8.33%) Waterfall
11 2 (5.56%) Stakeholder Management
11 2 (5.56%) Scrum
11 2 (5.56%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 2 (5.56%) Manual Testing
12 1 (2.78%) GAP Analysis
12 1 (2.78%) PRINCE
Programming Languages
1 22 (61.11%) SQL
2 1 (2.78%) C#
Qualifications
1 13 (36.11%) ISEB
2 5 (13.89%) ISTQB
3 4 (11.11%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (2.78%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (52.78%) QA
2 4 (11.11%) SLA
Vendors
1 7 (19.44%) Microsoft
2 5 (13.89%) Oracle
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