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 2 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Rank 87 69 72
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +3
Permanent jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 8 29 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 0.66% 2.57% 1.39%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.82% 3.24% 1.84%
Number of salaries quoted 4 19 13
Average salary £28,750 £31,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.25% -4.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,100 £24,600 £25,300
10% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £40,300 £36,900
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
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
980 896 816
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 80.26% 79.36% 75.42%
Number of salaries quoted 818 780 717
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,750 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.25%

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 2 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 2 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
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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 -17 5 £27,500 -12.69% 3
Torfaen - 2 £30,000 -
Bridgend - 1 £15,500 -
User Acceptance Testing
Wales

User Acceptance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 2 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 12 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (30.00%) Finance
2 9 (30.00%) SQL
3 7 (23.33%) Windows
4 6 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 6 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
5 5 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (16.67%) SharePoint
5 5 (16.67%) Linux
5 5 (16.67%) VMware
5 5 (16.67%) Project Management
6 4 (13.33%) Configuration Management
6 4 (13.33%) Regression Testing
6 4 (13.33%) IIS
6 4 (13.33%) .NET
6 4 (13.33%) Performance Testing
6 4 (13.33%) Selenium
6 4 (13.33%) Release Management
6 4 (13.33%) Subversion
6 4 (13.33%) Automated Testing
6 4 (13.33%) Git (software)
6 4 (13.33%) User Stories
7 3 (10.00%) SDLC
7 3 (10.00%) Bash Shell
7 3 (10.00%) Test Scripting
7 3 (10.00%) Software Deployment
7 3 (10.00%) Business Analysis
7 3 (10.00%) Java
7 3 (10.00%) Perl
7 3 (10.00%) SQL Server

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

For the 6 months to 2 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 (16.67%) SharePoint
2 4 (13.33%) IIS
3 2 (6.67%) Oracle Application Server
4 1 (3.33%) Apache
4 1 (3.33%) Oracle HTTP Server
Applications
1 2 (6.67%) MS Office
1 2 (6.67%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.33%) MS Visio
2 1 (3.33%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (3.33%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (6.67%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (3.33%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.67%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (6.67%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.67%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (3.33%) HTTP
2 1 (3.33%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.67%) Oracle Database 10g
2 2 (6.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (6.67%) Amazon RDS
2 2 (6.67%) Oracle Database
3 1 (3.33%) Relational Database
3 1 (3.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (3.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (3.33%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (3.33%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (3.33%) RDBMS
3 1 (3.33%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (13.33%) Subversion
2 4 (13.33%) Selenium
2 4 (13.33%) Git (software)
3 3 (10.00%) Visual Studio
4 2 (6.67%) TeamCity
4 2 (6.67%) Hudson
4 2 (6.67%) Jenkins
General
1 9 (30.00%) Finance
2 2 (6.67%) Telecoms
2 2 (6.67%) Banking
3 1 (3.33%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 17 (56.67%) Analyst
2 10 (33.33%) Test Analyst
3 5 (16.67%) Release Analyst
4 4 (13.33%) Configuration Analyst
4 4 (13.33%) Business Analyst
5 3 (10.00%) Senior Analyst
5 3 (10.00%) Senior Test Analyst
6 2 (6.67%) UNIX Engineer
6 2 (6.67%) Coordinator
6 2 (6.67%) DBA
6 2 (6.67%) Automation Analyst
6 2 (6.67%) Automation Engineer
6 2 (6.67%) Test Automation Engineer
6 2 (6.67%) Automation Test Analyst
6 2 (6.67%) Test Engineer
7 1 (3.33%) Business Intelligence Manager
7 1 (3.33%) Head of Development
7 1 (3.33%) DevOps Engineer
7 1 (3.33%) Configuration and Release Manager
7 1 (3.33%) Senior DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (13.33%) .NET
2 1 (3.33%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.33%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 7 (23.33%) Windows
2 5 (16.67%) Linux
3 3 (10.00%) UNIX
4 1 (3.33%) Ubuntu
4 1 (3.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (16.67%) Project Management
2 5 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (13.33%) User Stories
3 4 (13.33%) Release Management
3 4 (13.33%) Performance Testing
3 4 (13.33%) Configuration Management
3 4 (13.33%) Regression Testing
3 4 (13.33%) Automated Testing
4 3 (10.00%) Business Analysis
4 3 (10.00%) Migration
4 3 (10.00%) Change Management
4 3 (10.00%) Test Scripting
4 3 (10.00%) Software Deployment
4 3 (10.00%) SDLC
5 2 (6.67%) Continuous Delivery
5 2 (6.67%) Agile Project Management
5 2 (6.67%) Cyber Security
5 2 (6.67%) Automation Testing
5 2 (6.67%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (30.00%) SQL
2 3 (10.00%) Python
2 3 (10.00%) Java
2 3 (10.00%) Perl
2 3 (10.00%) Bash Shell
3 2 (6.67%) C#
3 2 (6.67%) Ruby
3 2 (6.67%) Erlang
4 1 (3.33%) PowerShell
4 1 (3.33%) PHP
4 1 (3.33%) PL/SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.33%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (3.33%) Nagios
1 1 (3.33%) NetBackup
1 1 (3.33%) Oracle RMAN
1 1 (3.33%) Zenoss
1 1 (3.33%) Puppet
1 1 (3.33%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 6 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (16.67%) VMware
3 2 (6.67%) Oracle
4 1 (3.33%) Cognos
4 1 (3.33%) Veritas
4 1 (3.33%) Red Hat
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