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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited User Acceptance Testing over the 3 months to 29 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Rank 76 83 84
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +1
Permanent jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 23 23 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 1.80% 1.81% 0.57%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.37% 2.28% 0.83%
Number of salaries quoted 11 22 6
Average salary £30,000 £27,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -16.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £24,000 £18,750
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £39,850 £41,250
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
User Acceptance Testing
UK

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
971 1010 727
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 75.86% 79.59% 68.91%
Number of salaries quoted 843 895 653
Average salary £37,000 £37,565 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.50% +7.32%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

User Acceptance Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing User Acceptance Testing across the Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 29 December 2014.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing User Acceptance Testing within the Wales region over the 3 months to 29 December 2014. 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
South Wales +6 23 £30,000 +9.09% 3
User Acceptance Testing
UK

User Acceptance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, IT jobs across the 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 29 (36.25%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (26.25%) Finance
3 18 (22.50%) SQL
4 17 (21.25%) SQL Server
5 16 (20.00%) ISEB
5 16 (20.00%) QA
6 15 (18.75%) Business Analysis
7 13 (16.25%) C#
7 13 (16.25%) PRINCE2
7 13 (16.25%) Microsoft
7 13 (16.25%) Waterfall
8 12 (15.00%) GAP Analysis
8 12 (15.00%) SLA
9 11 (13.75%) Test Scripting
9 11 (13.75%) Windows
9 11 (13.75%) MVC
9 11 (13.75%) Test Strategy
10 10 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
11 9 (11.25%) .NET
12 8 (10.00%) Project Management
13 7 (8.75%) MS Excel
14 6 (7.50%) Test Automation
14 6 (7.50%) Windows 7
15 5 (6.25%) Performance Testing
15 5 (6.25%) Banking
15 5 (6.25%) Retail
15 5 (6.25%) ISTQB
15 5 (6.25%) ITIL
15 5 (6.25%) Line Management
16 4 (5.00%) Mentoring

User Acceptance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, IT jobs across the 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 4 (5.00%) IIS
2 2 (2.50%) Apache
3 1 (1.25%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.25%) FileNet
3 1 (1.25%) Confluence
Applications
1 7 (8.75%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.50%) MS Visio
2 2 (2.50%) MS Project
2 2 (2.50%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.50%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (21.25%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.50%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (2.50%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (2.50%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (2.50%) MySQL
3 1 (1.25%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (1.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 4 (5.00%) Selenium
1 4 (5.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (2.50%) NUnit
2 2 (2.50%) CruiseControl
2 2 (2.50%) NCover
3 1 (1.25%) MSTest
3 1 (1.25%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (1.25%) JIRA
3 1 (1.25%) WebDriver
General
1 21 (26.25%) Finance
2 5 (6.25%) Banking
2 5 (6.25%) Retail
3 4 (5.00%) Welsh Language
4 1 (1.25%) Law
Job Titles
1 52 (65.00%) Analyst
2 25 (31.25%) Business Analyst
3 22 (27.50%) Test Analyst
4 12 (15.00%) Insurance Business Analyst
5 9 (11.25%) Test Engineer
5 9 (11.25%) Applications Support
6 5 (6.25%) Test Leader
7 4 (5.00%) SCCM Engineer
8 3 (3.75%) Technical Analyst
8 3 (3.75%) Applications Developer
8 3 (3.75%) Support Analyst
8 3 (3.75%) Test Manager
8 3 (3.75%) Developer
8 3 (3.75%) Release Analyst
9 2 (2.50%) QA Analyst
9 2 (2.50%) Tester
9 2 (2.50%) Technical Support
9 2 (2.50%) Business Process Analyst
9 2 (2.50%) Process Analyst
9 2 (2.50%) Technical Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (11.25%) .NET
2 2 (2.50%) XML
2 2 (2.50%) XSD
2 2 (2.50%) XSLT
3 1 (1.25%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (3.75%) Computer Science
1 3 (3.75%) User Experience
2 1 (1.25%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (1.25%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 11 (13.75%) Windows
2 6 (7.50%) Windows 7
3 4 (5.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (5.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (2.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (2.50%) Linux
4 2 (2.50%) Windows XP
4 2 (2.50%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (2.50%) Ubuntu
4 2 (2.50%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (36.25%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (18.75%) Business Analysis
3 13 (16.25%) PRINCE2
3 13 (16.25%) Waterfall
4 12 (15.00%) GAP Analysis
5 11 (13.75%) MVC
5 11 (13.75%) Test Scripting
5 11 (13.75%) Test Strategy
6 10 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
7 8 (10.00%) Project Management
8 6 (7.50%) Test Automation
9 5 (6.25%) Line Management
9 5 (6.25%) ITIL
9 5 (6.25%) Performance Testing
10 4 (5.00%) Configuration Management
10 4 (5.00%) Service Management
10 4 (5.00%) Change Management
10 4 (5.00%) Mentoring
10 4 (5.00%) Coaching
11 3 (3.75%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 18 (22.50%) SQL
2 13 (16.25%) C#
3 3 (3.75%) Java
4 2 (2.50%) Perl
4 2 (2.50%) PHP
4 2 (2.50%) Python
4 2 (2.50%) PowerShell
4 2 (2.50%) Bash Shell
5 1 (1.25%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 16 (20.00%) ISEB
2 5 (6.25%) ISTQB
3 2 (2.50%) Degree
4 1 (1.25%) CBAP
4 1 (1.25%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (1.25%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (20.00%) QA
2 12 (15.00%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (5.00%) SCCM
2 2 (2.50%) Zenoss
2 2 (2.50%) Puppet
2 2 (2.50%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (2.50%) Nagios
Vendors
1 13 (16.25%) Microsoft
2 4 (5.00%) Oracle
2 4 (5.00%) VMware
3 2 (2.50%) SAP
3 2 (2.50%) Red Hat
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