The table below looks at the statistics for User Acceptance Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited User Acceptance Testing over the 3 months to 23 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
UK / Wales
Rank 81 76 80
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +4
Permanent jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 17 25 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 1.54% 2.02% 1.78%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.79% 2.50% 2.17%
Number of salaries quoted 17 17 12
Median salary £34,000 £30,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.47% -6.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,100 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £37,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
- -3.61%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Wales region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
948 1002 1104
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 85.87% 80.87% 81.90%
Number of salaries quoted 802 877 959
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £53,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

User Acceptance Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

The demand trend of job ads across the 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 Wales

User Acceptance Testing
Salary Trend in Wales

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

User Acceptance Testing Salary Trend in Wales

User Acceptance Testing
Salary Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing User Acceptance Testing across the Wales region over the 3 months to 23 January 2017.

User Acceptance Testing Salary Histogram in Wales

User Acceptance Testing
Job Locations in 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 Wales region over the 3 months to 23 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
South Wales +14 15 £35,000 +14.75%
North Wales -3 2 £28,750 -11.53%
User Acceptance Testing
UK

User Acceptance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 23 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 Wales region with a requirement for User Acceptance Testing.

1 30 (54.55%) Finance
2 24 (43.64%) SQL
3 19 (34.55%) ITIL
4 14 (25.45%) Systems Analysis
4 14 (25.45%) ISEB
4 14 (25.45%) Data Modelling
4 14 (25.45%) Waterfall
5 13 (23.64%) Incident Management
5 13 (23.64%) Agile Software Development
6 12 (21.82%) ITIL Certification
7 8 (14.55%) Validation
7 8 (14.55%) Manual Testing
7 8 (14.55%) Analytical Skills
8 7 (12.73%) Project Planning
8 7 (12.73%) Stakeholder Management
8 7 (12.73%) Microsoft
8 7 (12.73%) MS Excel
8 7 (12.73%) SAP
9 6 (10.91%) SQL Server
9 6 (10.91%) Business Analysis
9 6 (10.91%) Data Security
9 6 (10.91%) Degree
9 6 (10.91%) ISTQB
9 6 (10.91%) QA
9 6 (10.91%) Problem Management
9 6 (10.91%) Data Privacy
10 5 (9.09%) Relational Database
10 5 (9.09%) Mentoring
10 5 (9.09%) SDLC
10 5 (9.09%) Business Process Improvement

User Acceptance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in 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 (7.27%) Oracle Application Server
1 4 (7.27%) Oracle HTTP Server
2 3 (5.45%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 7 (12.73%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.82%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (3.64%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.27%) HTTP
2 3 (5.45%) Skype
2 3 (5.45%) Unified Communications
2 3 (5.45%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (10.91%) SQL Server
2 5 (9.09%) Relational Database
2 5 (9.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (7.27%) MySQL
3 4 (7.27%) Oracle Database
3 4 (7.27%) Oracle Database 10g
3 4 (7.27%) Oracle Database 11g
3 4 (7.27%) Oracle Reports
3 4 (7.27%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 2 (3.64%) Selenium
1 2 (3.64%) SoapUI
2 1 (1.82%) JIRA
2 1 (1.82%) MSTest
2 1 (1.82%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.82%) Visual Studio
General
1 30 (54.55%) Finance
2 3 (5.45%) Billing
2 3 (5.45%) Telecoms
3 2 (3.64%) Advertising
4 1 (1.82%) French Language
4 1 (1.82%) German Language
4 1 (1.82%) Italian Language
4 1 (1.82%) Portuguese Language
4 1 (1.82%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 43 (78.18%) Analyst
2 16 (29.09%) Applications Support
2 16 (29.09%) Support Analyst
2 16 (29.09%) Test Analyst
3 15 (27.27%) Applications Support Analyst
4 10 (18.18%) Business Analyst
5 7 (12.73%) Senior Analyst
5 7 (12.73%) Senior Test Analyst
6 4 (7.27%) Junior
6 4 (7.27%) Junior Analyst
6 4 (7.27%) Junior Business Analyst
6 4 (7.27%) Oracle Specialist
6 4 (7.27%) Support Specialist
6 4 (7.27%) UAT Analyst
6 4 (7.27%) UAT Test Analyst
7 3 (5.45%) Software Analyst
7 3 (5.45%) UAT Manager
8 2 (3.64%) Software Tester
8 2 (3.64%) Test Automation Manager
8 2 (3.64%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.64%) SOAP
2 1 (1.82%) SailPoint
2 1 (1.82%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (14.55%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (5.45%) Data Centre
2 3 (5.45%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (9.09%) Windows
2 4 (7.27%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (34.55%) ITIL
2 14 (25.45%) Data Modelling
2 14 (25.45%) Systems Analysis
2 14 (25.45%) Waterfall
3 13 (23.64%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (23.64%) Incident Management
4 8 (14.55%) Manual Testing
4 8 (14.55%) Validation
5 7 (12.73%) Project Planning
5 7 (12.73%) Stakeholder Management
6 6 (10.91%) Business Analysis
6 6 (10.91%) Data Privacy
6 6 (10.91%) Data Security
6 6 (10.91%) Problem Management
7 5 (9.09%) Business Process Improvement
7 5 (9.09%) Mentoring
7 5 (9.09%) Process Improvement
7 5 (9.09%) Project Management
7 5 (9.09%) SDLC
7 5 (9.09%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 24 (43.64%) SQL
2 1 (1.82%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 14 (25.45%) ISEB
2 12 (21.82%) ITIL Certification
3 6 (10.91%) Degree
3 6 (10.91%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (10.91%) QA
System Software
1 4 (7.27%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 4 (7.27%) Data Guard
1 4 (7.27%) HP Quality Center
1 4 (7.27%) NetBackup
1 4 (7.27%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 7 (12.73%) Microsoft
1 7 (12.73%) SAP
2 4 (7.27%) Oracle
2 4 (7.27%) Veritas
3 3 (5.45%) Cisco