The table below looks at the statistics for User Acceptance Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited User Acceptance Testing over the 3 months to 26 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Rank 73 89 68
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -21
Permanent jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 22 9 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 1.95% 0.77% 2.36%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.33% 0.92% 2.81%
Number of salaries quoted 17 7 18
Median salary £30,000 £30,000 £31,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,200 £29,000 £23,450
10% offered a salary of more than £33,700 £41,100 £40,450
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
User Acceptance Testing
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 South Wales region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
944 980 890
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 83.54% 83.55% 84.12%
Number of salaries quoted 810 850 763
Median salary £40,000 £38,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,000 £28,350
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

User Acceptance Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

The demand trend of job ads across the South Wales region citing User Acceptance Testing as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 26 May 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing User Acceptance Testing within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 26 May 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cardiff +9 12 £29,500 -18.62% 1
Newport - 8 £30,000 -
Torfaen +12 2 - -
Caerphilly +14 1 £45,000 +16.88%
User Acceptance Testing
Wales

User Acceptance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 26 May 2016, IT jobs citing User Acceptance Testing also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South Wales region with a requirement for User Acceptance Testing.

1 28 (59.57%) ISEB
2 26 (55.32%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (44.68%) Test Scripting
4 20 (42.55%) SQL
5 17 (36.17%) Analytical Skills
6 14 (29.79%) Finance
6 14 (29.79%) Waterfall
6 14 (29.79%) Business Analysis
6 14 (29.79%) ISTQB
7 13 (27.66%) QA
8 12 (25.53%) SoapUI
8 12 (25.53%) Functional Testing
8 12 (25.53%) Non-Functional Testing
8 12 (25.53%) Migration
8 12 (25.53%) SOAP
8 12 (25.53%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 12 (25.53%) Software Delivery
9 10 (21.28%) Data Modelling
9 10 (21.28%) Test Strategy
10 7 (14.89%) Performance Testing
10 7 (14.89%) Advertising
10 7 (14.89%) Data Security
10 7 (14.89%) Data Privacy
11 6 (12.77%) SDLC
11 6 (12.77%) Management Information System
11 6 (12.77%) Scrum
11 6 (12.77%) SLA
11 6 (12.77%) ITIL
11 6 (12.77%) Windows
11 6 (12.77%) SQL Server

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.13%) Apache
1 1 (2.13%) IIS
1 1 (2.13%) Moodle
Applications
1 5 (10.64%) MS Excel
2 4 (8.51%) MS Office
3 2 (4.26%) MS Visio
4 1 (2.13%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.13%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.13%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (2.13%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (12.77%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.38%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (2.13%) MySQL
3 1 (2.13%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 12 (25.53%) SoapUI
2 4 (8.51%) JIRA
2 4 (8.51%) Selenium
3 3 (6.38%) JMeter
4 2 (4.26%) JUnit
4 2 (4.26%) NUnit
5 1 (2.13%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (2.13%) Jenkins
5 1 (2.13%) LoadRunner
5 1 (2.13%) LoadUI
5 1 (2.13%) Ranorex
5 1 (2.13%) TeamCity
5 1 (2.13%) TestComplete
5 1 (2.13%) Visual Studio
5 1 (2.13%) WebDriver
General
1 14 (29.79%) Finance
2 7 (14.89%) Advertising
3 3 (6.38%) Games
4 1 (2.13%) Law
4 1 (2.13%) Legal
Job Titles
1 36 (76.60%) Analyst
2 19 (40.43%) Test Analyst
3 7 (14.89%) Business Analyst
3 7 (14.89%) Change Analyst
4 5 (10.64%) SQL Analyst
4 5 (10.64%) Support Analyst
5 4 (8.51%) Systems Analyst
6 3 (6.38%) Test Engineer
6 3 (6.38%) Test Leader
7 2 (4.26%) Business Systems Analyst
7 2 (4.26%) Developer
7 2 (4.26%) Financial Analyst
7 2 (4.26%) Manual Test Analyst
7 2 (4.26%) Systems Test Analyst
7 2 (4.26%) Team Leader
7 2 (4.26%) Test Automation Engineer
7 2 (4.26%) Test Team Leader
7 2 (4.26%) Tester
8 1 (2.13%) Software Tester
8 1 (2.13%) Technical Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (25.53%) SOAP
2 1 (2.13%) .NET
2 1 (2.13%) .NET Framework
2 1 (2.13%) ASP.NET
2 1 (2.13%) COM
2 1 (2.13%) HTML
2 1 (2.13%) HTML5
2 1 (2.13%) XML
2 1 (2.13%) XSD
2 1 (2.13%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 17 (36.17%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (12.77%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.13%) e-Learning
3 1 (2.13%) Informatics
3 1 (2.13%) NHS
3 1 (2.13%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 6 (12.77%) Windows
2 2 (4.26%) Linux
2 2 (4.26%) Unix
3 1 (2.13%) Windows Server
3 1 (2.13%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (2.13%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (55.32%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (44.68%) Test Scripting
3 14 (29.79%) Business Analysis
3 14 (29.79%) Waterfall
4 12 (25.53%) Functional Testing
4 12 (25.53%) Migration
4 12 (25.53%) Non-Functional Testing
4 12 (25.53%) Software Delivery
5 10 (21.28%) Data Modelling
5 10 (21.28%) Test Strategy
6 7 (14.89%) Data Privacy
6 7 (14.89%) Data Security
6 7 (14.89%) Performance Testing
7 6 (12.77%) ITIL
7 6 (12.77%) Scrum
7 6 (12.77%) SDLC
8 4 (8.51%) Automated Testing
8 4 (8.51%) Data Analysis
8 4 (8.51%) Line Management
9 3 (6.38%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 20 (42.55%) SQL
2 2 (4.26%) C#
3 1 (2.13%) C
3 1 (2.13%) Java
3 1 (2.13%) JavaScript
3 1 (2.13%) PHP
Qualifications
1 28 (59.57%) ISEB
2 14 (29.79%) ISTQB
3 12 (25.53%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 3 (6.38%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (2.13%) Degree
5 1 (2.13%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (27.66%) QA
2 6 (12.77%) SLA
Vendors
1 4 (8.51%) Microsoft
1 4 (8.51%) Oracle