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 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Rank 69 83 66
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -17
Permanent jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 23 17 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 1.94% 1.40% 2.08%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.34% 1.68% 2.46%
Number of salaries quoted 18 16 17
Average salary £30,000 £30,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,200 £26,750 £23,100
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £45,000 £37,900
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +3.75%
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
983 1011 855
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 82.95% 83.42% 84.49%
Number of salaries quoted 841 872 718
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 1 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing User Acceptance Testing within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 1 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
(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 +6 15 £29,750 -0.83% 1
Newport - 7 £30,000 -
Torfaen +5 2 - - 1
User Acceptance Testing
Wales

User Acceptance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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 25 (60.98%) ISEB
2 21 (51.22%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (48.78%) Test Scripting
4 19 (46.34%) SQL
5 16 (39.02%) Analytical Skills
6 13 (31.71%) ISTQB
6 13 (31.71%) Finance
7 12 (29.27%) SOAP
7 12 (29.27%) Business Analysis
7 12 (29.27%) QA
7 12 (29.27%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 12 (29.27%) Waterfall
7 12 (29.27%) SoapUI
8 11 (26.83%) Functional Testing
8 11 (26.83%) Non-Functional Testing
8 11 (26.83%) Software Delivery
8 11 (26.83%) Migration
9 10 (24.39%) Test Strategy
10 9 (21.95%) Data Modelling
11 7 (17.07%) Performance Testing
12 6 (14.63%) SDLC
12 6 (14.63%) Data Privacy
12 6 (14.63%) SLA
12 6 (14.63%) Windows
12 6 (14.63%) ITIL
12 6 (14.63%) SQL Server
12 6 (14.63%) Advertising
12 6 (14.63%) Scrum
12 6 (14.63%) Data Security
12 6 (14.63%) Management Information System

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

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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 (2.44%) Apache
1 1 (2.44%) IIS
1 1 (2.44%) Moodle
Applications
1 5 (12.20%) MS Excel
2 4 (9.76%) MS Office
3 1 (2.44%) MS Project
3 1 (2.44%) MS Visio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (14.63%) SQL Server
2 3 (7.32%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (2.44%) MySQL
3 1 (2.44%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 12 (29.27%) SoapUI
2 3 (7.32%) JIRA
2 3 (7.32%) JMeter
2 3 (7.32%) Selenium
3 2 (4.88%) JUnit
3 2 (4.88%) NUnit
4 1 (2.44%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (2.44%) Jenkins
4 1 (2.44%) LoadRunner
4 1 (2.44%) LoadUI
4 1 (2.44%) Ranorex
4 1 (2.44%) TeamCity
4 1 (2.44%) TestComplete
4 1 (2.44%) Visual Studio
4 1 (2.44%) WebDriver
General
1 13 (31.71%) Finance
2 6 (14.63%) Advertising
3 3 (7.32%) Games
4 1 (2.44%) Law
4 1 (2.44%) Legal
Job Titles
1 32 (78.05%) Analyst
2 17 (41.46%) Test Analyst
3 6 (14.63%) Change Analyst
4 5 (12.20%) Business Analyst
4 5 (12.20%) SQL Analyst
4 5 (12.20%) Support Analyst
5 4 (9.76%) Systems Analyst
6 3 (7.32%) Test Leader
7 2 (4.88%) Business Systems Analyst
7 2 (4.88%) Financial Analyst
7 2 (4.88%) Manual Test Analyst
7 2 (4.88%) Systems Test Analyst
7 2 (4.88%) Team Leader
7 2 (4.88%) Test Automation Engineer
7 2 (4.88%) Test Engineer
7 2 (4.88%) Test Team Leader
8 1 (2.44%) Developer
8 1 (2.44%) Project Manager
8 1 (2.44%) Software Developer
8 1 (2.44%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (29.27%) SOAP
2 1 (2.44%) COM
2 1 (2.44%) XML
2 1 (2.44%) XSD
2 1 (2.44%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 16 (39.02%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (14.63%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.44%) e-Learning
3 1 (2.44%) Informatics
3 1 (2.44%) NHS
3 1 (2.44%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 6 (14.63%) Windows
2 2 (4.88%) Linux
2 2 (4.88%) Unix
3 1 (2.44%) Windows Server
3 1 (2.44%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (2.44%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (51.22%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (48.78%) Test Scripting
3 12 (29.27%) Business Analysis
3 12 (29.27%) Waterfall
4 11 (26.83%) Functional Testing
4 11 (26.83%) Migration
4 11 (26.83%) Non-Functional Testing
4 11 (26.83%) Software Delivery
5 10 (24.39%) Test Strategy
6 9 (21.95%) Data Modelling
7 7 (17.07%) Performance Testing
8 6 (14.63%) Data Privacy
8 6 (14.63%) Data Security
8 6 (14.63%) ITIL
8 6 (14.63%) Scrum
8 6 (14.63%) SDLC
9 4 (9.76%) Data Analysis
9 4 (9.76%) Line Management
10 3 (7.32%) Automated Testing
10 3 (7.32%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 19 (46.34%) SQL
2 1 (2.44%) C#
2 1 (2.44%) Java
2 1 (2.44%) PHP
Qualifications
1 25 (60.98%) ISEB
2 13 (31.71%) ISTQB
3 12 (29.27%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 3 (7.32%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (2.44%) Degree
5 1 (2.44%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (29.27%) QA
2 6 (14.63%) SLA
Vendors
1 4 (9.76%) Microsoft
1 4 (9.76%) Oracle
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