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 17 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Wales / South Wales
Rank 68 82 74
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -8
Permanent jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 13 10 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 1.46% 0.94% 1.94%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.69% 1.15% 2.37%
Number of salaries quoted 13 9 10
Median salary £35,000 £32,500 £29,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £27,500 £25,900
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £38,400 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,250
% change year-on-year
- -5.32%

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
768 869 927
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 86.20% 81.52% 81.75%
Number of salaries quoted 683 765 829
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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 17 January 2017.

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 17 January 2017. 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 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
Newport - 6 £31,250 -
Cardiff +9 5 £40,000 +26.98% 1
User Acceptance Testing
Wales

User Acceptance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, 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 32 (62.75%) Finance
2 26 (50.98%) SQL
3 21 (41.18%) ITIL
4 18 (35.29%) Data Modelling
4 18 (35.29%) Systems Analysis
5 17 (33.33%) Incident Management
6 14 (27.45%) Waterfall
6 14 (27.45%) ITIL Certification
7 13 (25.49%) ISEB
8 12 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
8 12 (23.53%) Validation
9 8 (15.69%) Data Security
9 8 (15.69%) Problem Management
9 8 (15.69%) Data Privacy
10 7 (13.73%) Project Planning
11 6 (11.76%) Degree
11 6 (11.76%) Microsoft
11 6 (11.76%) MS Excel
11 6 (11.76%) SQL Server
11 6 (11.76%) Manual Testing
11 6 (11.76%) Business Analysis
12 5 (9.80%) Stakeholder Management
12 5 (9.80%) Business Process Improvement
12 5 (9.80%) Mentoring
12 5 (9.80%) Relational Database
12 5 (9.80%) Process Improvement
12 5 (9.80%) SDLC
12 5 (9.80%) SAP
12 5 (9.80%) Windows
12 5 (9.80%) Project Management

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 4 (7.84%) Oracle Application Server
1 4 (7.84%) Oracle HTTP Server
2 2 (3.92%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 6 (11.76%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.96%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.96%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.84%) HTTP
2 2 (3.92%) Skype
2 2 (3.92%) Unified Communications
2 2 (3.92%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (11.76%) SQL Server
2 5 (9.80%) Relational Database
2 5 (9.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (7.84%) MySQL
3 4 (7.84%) Oracle Database
3 4 (7.84%) Oracle Database 10g
3 4 (7.84%) Oracle Database 11g
3 4 (7.84%) Oracle Reports
3 4 (7.84%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 2 (3.92%) SoapUI
2 1 (1.96%) MSTest
2 1 (1.96%) Selenium
2 1 (1.96%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 32 (62.75%) Finance
2 2 (3.92%) Advertising
2 2 (3.92%) Billing
2 2 (3.92%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.96%) French Language
3 1 (1.96%) German Language
3 1 (1.96%) Italian Language
3 1 (1.96%) Portuguese Language
3 1 (1.96%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 44 (86.27%) Analyst
2 19 (37.25%) Support Analyst
3 18 (35.29%) Applications Support
3 18 (35.29%) Applications Support Analyst
4 14 (27.45%) Test Analyst
5 10 (19.61%) Business Analyst
6 7 (13.73%) Senior Analyst
6 7 (13.73%) Senior Test Analyst
7 4 (7.84%) Junior
7 4 (7.84%) Junior Analyst
7 4 (7.84%) Junior Business Analyst
7 4 (7.84%) Oracle Specialist
7 4 (7.84%) Support Specialist
7 4 (7.84%) UAT Analyst
7 4 (7.84%) UAT Test Analyst
8 2 (3.92%) Software Analyst
8 2 (3.92%) SQL Analyst
8 2 (3.92%) UAT Manager
9 1 (1.96%) Senior Software Tester
9 1 (1.96%) Test Automation Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.92%) SOAP
2 1 (1.96%) SailPoint
2 1 (1.96%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.84%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (5.88%) Data Centre
2 3 (5.88%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (9.80%) Windows
2 4 (7.84%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (41.18%) ITIL
2 18 (35.29%) Data Modelling
2 18 (35.29%) Systems Analysis
3 17 (33.33%) Incident Management
4 14 (27.45%) Waterfall
5 12 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (23.53%) Validation
6 8 (15.69%) Data Privacy
6 8 (15.69%) Data Security
6 8 (15.69%) Problem Management
7 7 (13.73%) Project Planning
8 6 (11.76%) Business Analysis
8 6 (11.76%) Manual Testing
9 5 (9.80%) Business Process Improvement
9 5 (9.80%) Mentoring
9 5 (9.80%) Process Improvement
9 5 (9.80%) Project Management
9 5 (9.80%) SDLC
9 5 (9.80%) Stakeholder Management
9 5 (9.80%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 26 (50.98%) SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (27.45%) ITIL Certification
2 13 (25.49%) ISEB
3 6 (11.76%) Degree
4 3 (5.88%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.84%) QA
System Software
1 4 (7.84%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 4 (7.84%) Data Guard
1 4 (7.84%) HP Quality Center
1 4 (7.84%) NetBackup
1 4 (7.84%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 6 (11.76%) Microsoft
2 5 (9.80%) SAP
3 4 (7.84%) Oracle
3 4 (7.84%) Veritas
4 2 (3.92%) Cisco