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 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Rank 81 72 73
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +1
Permanent jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 21 28 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 1.81% 2.35% 1.59%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.30% 2.85% 1.89%
Number of salaries quoted 19 16 14
Average salary £30,000 £32,500 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.69% +30.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,200 £26,000 £23,300
10% offered a salary of more than £37,600 £60,000 £39,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
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
913 981 741
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 78.84% 82.37% 83.92%
Number of salaries quoted 789 854 631
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,400 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 13 February 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 13 February 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 -12 15 £29,000 -3.33% 4
Torfaen - 4 £37,500 -
Newport +1 1 £30,000 -26.82% 1
Neath Port Talbot - 1 £27,500 -
User Acceptance Testing
Wales

User Acceptance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 13 February 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 39 (72.22%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (64.81%) ISEB
3 32 (59.26%) Test Scripting
4 26 (48.15%) Waterfall
5 22 (40.74%) Finance
6 20 (37.04%) Microsoft
7 19 (35.19%) Business Analysis
8 18 (33.33%) SQL
9 17 (31.48%) MS Office
9 17 (31.48%) Data Modelling
10 14 (25.93%) SDLC
11 13 (24.07%) Analytical Skills
11 13 (24.07%) Scrum
12 12 (22.22%) Systems Analysis
13 11 (20.37%) ITIL
14 9 (16.67%) QA
14 9 (16.67%) ISTQB
14 9 (16.67%) User Stories
15 8 (14.81%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
15 8 (14.81%) Incident Management
15 8 (14.81%) Performance Testing
15 8 (14.81%) Advertising
15 8 (14.81%) Validation
16 7 (12.96%) SOAP
16 7 (12.96%) UML
16 7 (12.96%) BPR
16 7 (12.96%) Non-Functional Testing
17 6 (11.11%) Software Delivery
17 6 (11.11%) Functional Testing
17 6 (11.11%) SoapUI

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

For the 6 months to 13 February 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 (1.85%) IIS
1 1 (1.85%) SharePoint
Applications
1 17 (31.48%) MS Office
2 4 (7.41%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.85%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.56%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.70%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 6 (11.11%) SoapUI
2 4 (7.41%) Visual Studio
3 3 (5.56%) JMeter
4 2 (3.70%) JIRA
4 2 (3.70%) JUnit
4 2 (3.70%) NUnit
4 2 (3.70%) Selenium
5 1 (1.85%) MSTest
General
1 22 (40.74%) Finance
2 8 (14.81%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 46 (85.19%) Analyst
2 22 (40.74%) Business Analyst
3 18 (33.33%) Test Analyst
4 7 (12.96%) Business Support Analyst
5 5 (9.26%) Senior Analyst
5 5 (9.26%) Senior Test Analyst
5 5 (9.26%) Support Analyst
6 4 (7.41%) Agile Business Analyst
6 4 (7.41%) Business Change Analyst
6 4 (7.41%) Business Change Business Analyst
6 4 (7.41%) Systems Analyst
7 3 (5.56%) Business Systems Analyst
7 3 (5.56%) Systems Support
7 3 (5.56%) Systems Support Analyst
8 2 (3.70%) Automation Engineer
8 2 (3.70%) Test Automation Engineer
8 2 (3.70%) Test Engineer
8 2 (3.70%) Test Leader
9 1 (1.85%) Automation Analyst
9 1 (1.85%) Software Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (12.96%) SOAP
2 3 (5.56%) XML
3 1 (1.85%) Ajax
3 1 (1.85%) CSS
3 1 (1.85%) HTML
3 1 (1.85%) JSON
3 1 (1.85%) REST
3 1 (1.85%) XSD
3 1 (1.85%) XSL
3 1 (1.85%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 13 (24.07%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (9.26%) iSeries
3 3 (5.56%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.85%) N-Tier
4 1 (1.85%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (7.41%) Windows
2 2 (3.70%) Linux
2 2 (3.70%) Unix
3 1 (1.85%) Windows Server
3 1 (1.85%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (1.85%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (72.22%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (59.26%) Test Scripting
3 26 (48.15%) Waterfall
4 19 (35.19%) Business Analysis
5 17 (31.48%) Data Modelling
6 14 (25.93%) SDLC
7 13 (24.07%) Scrum
8 12 (22.22%) Systems Analysis
9 11 (20.37%) ITIL
10 9 (16.67%) User Stories
11 8 (14.81%) Incident Management
11 8 (14.81%) Performance Testing
11 8 (14.81%) Validation
12 7 (12.96%) BPR
12 7 (12.96%) Non-Functional Testing
12 7 (12.96%) UML
13 6 (11.11%) Functional Testing
13 6 (11.11%) Migration
13 6 (11.11%) Software Delivery
14 5 (9.26%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 18 (33.33%) SQL
2 2 (3.70%) C#
2 2 (3.70%) JavaScript
3 1 (1.85%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.85%) Python
Qualifications
1 35 (64.81%) ISEB
2 9 (16.67%) ISTQB
3 8 (14.81%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (3.70%) Degree
4 2 (3.70%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (3.70%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (16.67%) QA
2 2 (3.70%) SLA
Vendors
1 20 (37.04%) Microsoft
2 2 (3.70%) Oracle
3 1 (1.85%) IBM
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