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 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Rank 43 71 55
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -16
Permanent jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 45 22 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 4.14% 1.96% 2.80%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.70% 2.56% 3.83%
Number of salaries quoted 35 22 19
Average salary £32,000 £30,000 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £24,600 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £38,400 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
790 858 652
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 72.68% 76.33% 73.09%
Number of salaries quoted 723 768 586
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £49,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 August 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 28 August 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
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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 +9 27 £35,000 +16.66% 3
Newport +15 10 £28,000 +1.81% 1
Torfaen -2 3 £22,500 -26.22% 1
User Acceptance Testing
Wales

User Acceptance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 27 (38.03%) SQL
2 23 (32.39%) Test Scripting
3 19 (26.76%) Finance
4 17 (23.94%) SQL Server
4 17 (23.94%) Business Analysis
5 16 (22.54%) QA
6 15 (21.13%) ISEB
7 14 (19.72%) PRINCE2
7 14 (19.72%) Agile Software Development
7 14 (19.72%) Waterfall
8 13 (18.31%) XML
8 13 (18.31%) GAP Analysis
9 11 (15.49%) Oracle
10 9 (12.68%) Microsoft
10 9 (12.68%) SLA
10 9 (12.68%) ISTQB
10 9 (12.68%) Degree
10 9 (12.68%) Test Strategy
11 8 (11.27%) System Testing
11 8 (11.27%) MVC
12 7 (9.86%) Automated Testing
13 6 (8.45%) Software Testing
13 6 (8.45%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
14 5 (7.04%) C#
15 4 (5.63%) SAP
15 4 (5.63%) Windows
15 4 (5.63%) MS Excel
15 4 (5.63%) Regression Testing
15 4 (5.63%) Scrum
15 4 (5.63%) Project Management

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

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 (1.41%) Confluence
1 1 (1.41%) CMS
1 1 (1.41%) FileNet
1 1 (1.41%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (5.63%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.82%) MS Office
3 1 (1.41%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.41%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.82%) VoIP
2 1 (1.41%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (23.94%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.41%) Oracle Database
2 1 (1.41%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (2.82%) ClearQuest
1 2 (2.82%) JIRA
1 2 (2.82%) Selenium
2 1 (1.41%) Robotium
2 1 (1.41%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.41%) JBehave
2 1 (1.41%) WebDriver
2 1 (1.41%) Balsamiq Mockups
2 1 (1.41%) Axure RP
2 1 (1.41%) Calabash
2 1 (1.41%) eggPlant
2 1 (1.41%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (1.41%) Cucumber
2 1 (1.41%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (1.41%) SoapUI
2 1 (1.41%) Maven
2 1 (1.41%) RequisitePro
General
1 19 (26.76%) Finance
2 1 (1.41%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 57 (80.28%) Analyst
2 27 (38.03%) Business Analyst
3 20 (28.17%) Test Analyst
4 12 (16.90%) Insurance Business Analyst
5 10 (14.08%) Applications Support
5 10 (14.08%) Support Analyst
6 9 (12.68%) Test Engineer
7 6 (8.45%) Applications Support Analyst
8 4 (5.63%) SAP Business Analyst
8 4 (5.63%) SAP Analyst
9 3 (4.23%) Technical Business Analyst
10 2 (2.82%) Architect
10 2 (2.82%) Project Manager
10 2 (2.82%) Technical Support
10 2 (2.82%) Developer
10 2 (2.82%) Solutions Architect
10 2 (2.82%) Applications Developer
10 2 (2.82%) Technical Analyst
10 2 (2.82%) Team Leader
10 2 (2.82%) Test Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (18.31%) XML
2 2 (2.82%) .NET
2 2 (2.82%) XSD
2 2 (2.82%) XSLT
3 1 (1.41%) REST
3 1 (1.41%) SOAP
3 1 (1.41%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (4.23%) Management Information System
2 1 (1.41%) Open Source
2 1 (1.41%) Mobile App
2 1 (1.41%) Blackberry
2 1 (1.41%) Replication
2 1 (1.41%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 4 (5.63%) Windows
2 2 (2.82%) UNIX
2 2 (2.82%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (2.82%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (1.41%) Android
3 1 (1.41%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (32.39%) Test Scripting
2 17 (23.94%) Business Analysis
3 14 (19.72%) PRINCE2
3 14 (19.72%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (19.72%) Waterfall
4 13 (18.31%) GAP Analysis
5 9 (12.68%) Test Strategy
6 8 (11.27%) System Testing
6 8 (11.27%) MVC
7 7 (9.86%) Automated Testing
8 6 (8.45%) Software Testing
9 4 (5.63%) Regression Testing
9 4 (5.63%) Scrum
9 4 (5.63%) Project Management
9 4 (5.63%) SAP Implementation
9 4 (5.63%) User Stories
10 3 (4.23%) Test Automation
10 3 (4.23%) OO
10 3 (4.23%) UML
10 3 (4.23%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 27 (38.03%) SQL
2 5 (7.04%) C#
3 3 (4.23%) Java
Qualifications
1 15 (21.13%) ISEB
2 9 (12.68%) ISTQB
2 9 (12.68%) Degree
3 6 (8.45%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (2.82%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (2.82%) Security Cleared
5 1 (1.41%) CBAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (22.54%) QA
2 9 (12.68%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.41%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 11 (15.49%) Oracle
2 9 (12.68%) Microsoft
3 4 (5.63%) SAP
4 2 (2.82%) JDA
5 1 (1.41%) HP
5 1 (1.41%) IBM
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Sanderson
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Posted: 20 hours ago
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Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
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