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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited User Acceptance Testing over the 3 months to 28 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Rank 81 62 74
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +12
Permanent jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 18 33 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 1.45% 2.92% 1.38%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.79% 3.76% 1.83%
Number of salaries quoted 12 23 14
Average salary £28,000 £31,500 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +8.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,800 £28,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £33,600 £39,500 £36,600
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
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
1005 878 820
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 80.92% 77.63% 75.30%
Number of salaries quoted 843 780 722
Average salary £37,500 £35,352 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.07% -1.80%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £53,250 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +3.65%

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 28 July 2015.

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 28 July 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cardiff -24 11 £28,000 -20.00% 1
Newport -13 6 £28,000 -3.44% 3
Bridgend - 4 £23,500 - 1
User Acceptance Testing
Wales

User Acceptance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, 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 18 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (33.33%) Finance
3 11 (30.56%) Test Scripting
4 10 (27.78%) SQL
5 7 (19.44%) Windows
5 7 (19.44%) Microsoft
5 7 (19.44%) Migration
5 7 (19.44%) Waterfall
5 7 (19.44%) SDLC
6 6 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
6 6 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
6 6 (16.67%) Performance Testing
6 6 (16.67%) Python
6 6 (16.67%) ISEB
6 6 (16.67%) C#
7 5 (13.89%) Visual Studio
7 5 (13.89%) SOAP
7 5 (13.89%) Linux
7 5 (13.89%) SharePoint
7 5 (13.89%) VMware
7 5 (13.89%) Team Foundation Server
8 4 (11.11%) SoapUI
8 4 (11.11%) Software Delivery
8 4 (11.11%) Scrum
9 3 (8.33%) Information Security
9 3 (8.33%) Configuration Management
9 3 (8.33%) Change Management
9 3 (8.33%) JMeter
9 3 (8.33%) UNIX
9 3 (8.33%) SQL Server

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

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, 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 5 (13.89%) SharePoint
2 3 (8.33%) IIS
3 2 (5.56%) Oracle Application Server
4 1 (2.78%) Oracle HTTP Server
Applications
1 2 (5.56%) MS Office
2 1 (2.78%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.78%) MS Visio
2 1 (2.78%) MS Project
2 1 (2.78%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (5.56%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (2.78%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.33%) AWS CloudFormation
1 3 (8.33%) Amazon EC2
1 3 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.33%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (2.78%) Intranet
2 1 (2.78%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.33%) SQL Server
1 3 (8.33%) Amazon RDS
2 2 (5.56%) Oracle Database
2 2 (5.56%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (2.78%) RDBMS
3 1 (2.78%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.78%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 5 (13.89%) Visual Studio
1 5 (13.89%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (11.11%) SoapUI
3 3 (8.33%) JMeter
3 3 (8.33%) MSTest
3 3 (8.33%) Jenkins
3 3 (8.33%) Hudson
3 3 (8.33%) TeamCity
3 3 (8.33%) Selenium
3 3 (8.33%) Subversion
3 3 (8.33%) Git (software)
General
1 12 (33.33%) Finance
2 2 (5.56%) Banking
2 2 (5.56%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.78%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 23 (63.89%) Analyst
2 14 (38.89%) Test Analyst
3 6 (16.67%) Senior Analyst
3 6 (16.67%) Senior Test Analyst
3 6 (16.67%) Business Analyst
4 4 (11.11%) Release Analyst
4 4 (11.11%) Configuration Analyst
5 3 (8.33%) Test Engineer
5 3 (8.33%) Automation Engineer
5 3 (8.33%) Test Automation Engineer
6 2 (5.56%) Coordinator
6 2 (5.56%) UNIX Engineer
7 1 (2.78%) Senior Systems Developer
7 1 (2.78%) Oracle DBA
7 1 (2.78%) Systems Developer
7 1 (2.78%) Release Manager
7 1 (2.78%) Junior
7 1 (2.78%) Developer
7 1 (2.78%) DBA
7 1 (2.78%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (13.89%) SOAP
2 3 (8.33%) .NET
3 1 (2.78%) CGI
3 1 (2.78%) XML
3 1 (2.78%) XSL
3 1 (2.78%) CSS
3 1 (2.78%) HTML
3 1 (2.78%) REST
3 1 (2.78%) Ajax
3 1 (2.78%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 6 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.78%) Data Centre
2 1 (2.78%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.78%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 7 (19.44%) Windows
2 5 (13.89%) Linux
3 3 (8.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (30.56%) Test Scripting
3 7 (19.44%) Migration
3 7 (19.44%) Waterfall
3 7 (19.44%) SDLC
4 6 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
4 6 (16.67%) Performance Testing
5 4 (11.11%) Software Delivery
5 4 (11.11%) Scrum
6 3 (8.33%) Information Security
6 3 (8.33%) Configuration Management
6 3 (8.33%) Change Management
6 3 (8.33%) Continuous Delivery
6 3 (8.33%) Software Deployment
6 3 (8.33%) Cyber Security
6 3 (8.33%) Test Automation
6 3 (8.33%) Release Management
6 3 (8.33%) Unit Testing
6 3 (8.33%) Integration Testing
6 3 (8.33%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 10 (27.78%) SQL
2 6 (16.67%) Python
2 6 (16.67%) C#
3 3 (8.33%) Java
3 3 (8.33%) Perl
3 3 (8.33%) Bash Shell
3 3 (8.33%) Erlang
3 3 (8.33%) Ruby
4 1 (2.78%) PL/SQL
4 1 (2.78%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 6 (16.67%) ISEB
2 1 (2.78%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (2.78%) ISTQB
2 1 (2.78%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.78%) SLA
1 1 (2.78%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (2.78%) NetBackup
1 1 (2.78%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 7 (19.44%) Microsoft
2 5 (13.89%) VMware
3 2 (5.56%) Oracle
4 1 (2.78%) Veritas
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