The first table below looks at the demand for User Acceptance Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Torfaen region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited User Acceptance Testing over the 3 months to 24 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Torfaen region.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Rank - 17 13
Permanent jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 0 3 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Torfaen - 5.66% 4.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 7.50% 6.06%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 2
Average salary - £32,500 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +30.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Torfaen
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
34 40 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Torfaen 80.95% 75.47% 68.75%
Number of salaries quoted 34 40 33
Average salary £34,500 £35,000 £26,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.42% +34.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £27,850 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -2.43%
User Acceptance Testing
South Wales

User Acceptance Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Torfaen

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing User Acceptance Testing across the Torfaen region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

User Acceptance Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Torfaen

User Acceptance Testing
Salary Trend in Torfaen

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing User Acceptance Testing across the Torfaen region.

User Acceptance Testing Salary Trend in Torfaen

User Acceptance Testing
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Torfaen

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT jobs across the Torfaen 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 4 (100.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) Automated Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Business Analysis
2 2 (50.00%) Software Testing
2 2 (50.00%) QA
2 2 (50.00%) Performance Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Test Scripting
2 2 (50.00%) .NET
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (50.00%) MS Office
2 2 (50.00%) Visual Studio
2 2 (50.00%) XML
2 2 (50.00%) UML
2 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (50.00%) ISEB
2 2 (50.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 1 (25.00%) C#
3 1 (25.00%) Manual Testing

User Acceptance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Torfaen by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT jobs across the Torfaen 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.

Applications
1 2 (50.00%) MS Office
1 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) Test Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) Technical Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) Technical Business Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) Business Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Automated Test Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) QA Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) .NET
1 2 (50.00%) XML
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (50.00%) Automated Testing
1 2 (50.00%) Business Analysis
1 2 (50.00%) Software Testing
1 2 (50.00%) Performance Testing
1 2 (50.00%) Test Scripting
1 2 (50.00%) UML
1 2 (50.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 1 (25.00%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) QA