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

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Rank 75 83 77
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -6
Permanent jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 31 28 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 2.34% 2.04% 1.50%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.97% 2.45% 1.80%
Number of salaries quoted 23 16 16
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 £26,700 £26,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £60,000 £36,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,375 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.60% +5.93%
User Acceptance Testing
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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
1045 1141 887
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 78.99% 83.28% 83.36%
Number of salaries quoted 905 976 752
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -1.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £29,051 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 11 February 2016.

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 11 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
South Wales 0 21 £30,000 -7.69% 5
West Wales - 9 £27,500 -
North Wales - 1 £32,500 -
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User Acceptance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 50 (72.46%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (59.42%) ISEB
3 36 (52.17%) Test Scripting
4 28 (40.58%) Waterfall
5 25 (36.23%) Finance
6 22 (31.88%) Microsoft
7 21 (30.43%) Scrum
8 20 (28.99%) Business Analysis
9 18 (26.09%) Data Modelling
9 18 (26.09%) SQL
9 18 (26.09%) MS Office
10 16 (23.19%) SDLC
11 14 (20.29%) Analytical Skills
11 14 (20.29%) ISTQB
12 13 (18.84%) Systems Analysis
13 11 (15.94%) ITIL
13 11 (15.94%) Windows
14 10 (14.49%) Regression Testing
14 10 (14.49%) Performance Testing
14 10 (14.49%) User Stories
15 9 (13.04%) QA
16 8 (11.59%) System Testing
16 8 (11.59%) Incident Management
16 8 (11.59%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
16 8 (11.59%) Non-Functional Testing
16 8 (11.59%) Advertising
16 8 (11.59%) Validation
16 8 (11.59%) Retail
16 8 (11.59%) SOAP
16 8 (11.59%) UML

User Acceptance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 1 (1.45%) IIS
1 1 (1.45%) SharePoint
Applications
1 18 (26.09%) MS Office
2 4 (5.80%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.45%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.35%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.90%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 6 (8.70%) SoapUI
2 5 (7.25%) Visual Studio
3 4 (5.80%) JMeter
4 3 (4.35%) Selenium
5 2 (2.90%) JIRA
5 2 (2.90%) JUnit
5 2 (2.90%) MSTest
5 2 (2.90%) NUnit
General
1 25 (36.23%) Finance
2 8 (11.59%) Advertising
2 8 (11.59%) Retail
Job Titles
1 61 (88.41%) Analyst
2 31 (44.93%) Test Analyst
3 24 (34.78%) Business Analyst
4 10 (14.49%) Senior Analyst
4 10 (14.49%) Senior Test Analyst
5 7 (10.14%) Business Support Analyst
6 5 (7.25%) Agile Business Analyst
6 5 (7.25%) Support Analyst
7 4 (5.80%) Business Change Analyst
7 4 (5.80%) Business Change Business Analyst
7 4 (5.80%) Systems Analyst
8 3 (4.35%) Business Systems Analyst
8 3 (4.35%) Software Analyst
8 3 (4.35%) Software Test Analyst
8 3 (4.35%) Systems Support
8 3 (4.35%) Systems Support Analyst
9 2 (2.90%) Automation Test Analyst
9 2 (2.90%) Manual Test Analyst
9 2 (2.90%) Senior Software Test Analyst
9 2 (2.90%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (11.59%) SOAP
2 7 (10.14%) WinForms
3 4 (5.80%) XML
4 3 (4.35%) .NET
5 2 (2.90%) Ajax
5 2 (2.90%) CSS
5 2 (2.90%) HTML
5 2 (2.90%) JSON
5 2 (2.90%) REST
5 2 (2.90%) XSL
6 1 (1.45%) XSD
6 1 (1.45%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 14 (20.29%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (7.25%) iSeries
3 3 (4.35%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.45%) N-Tier
4 1 (1.45%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 11 (15.94%) Windows
2 2 (2.90%) Linux
2 2 (2.90%) Unix
3 1 (1.45%) Windows Server
3 1 (1.45%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (1.45%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (72.46%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (52.17%) Test Scripting
3 28 (40.58%) Waterfall
4 21 (30.43%) Scrum
5 20 (28.99%) Business Analysis
6 18 (26.09%) Data Modelling
7 16 (23.19%) SDLC
8 13 (18.84%) Systems Analysis
9 11 (15.94%) ITIL
10 10 (14.49%) Performance Testing
10 10 (14.49%) Regression Testing
10 10 (14.49%) User Stories
11 8 (11.59%) BPR
11 8 (11.59%) Incident Management
11 8 (11.59%) Non-Functional Testing
11 8 (11.59%) System Testing
11 8 (11.59%) UML
11 8 (11.59%) Validation
12 7 (10.14%) Automated Testing
13 6 (8.70%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 18 (26.09%) SQL
2 3 (4.35%) C#
2 3 (4.35%) JavaScript
3 2 (2.90%) Python
4 1 (1.45%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 41 (59.42%) ISEB
2 14 (20.29%) ISTQB
3 8 (11.59%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (2.90%) Degree
4 2 (2.90%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (2.90%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (13.04%) QA
2 2 (2.90%) SLA
Vendors
1 22 (31.88%) Microsoft
2 2 (2.90%) Oracle
3 1 (1.45%) IBM
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