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 21 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Rank 65 73 80
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +7
Permanent jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 34 28 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 2.68% 2.06% 0.95%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.59% 2.58% 1.37%
Number of salaries quoted 22 27 10
Average salary £30,000 £28,000 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,050 £24,000 £19,750
10% offered a salary of more than £39,500 £35,400 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +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
946 1086 728
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 74.61% 79.74% 69.47%
Number of salaries quoted 788 969 667
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
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 21 November 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 21 November 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 +19 34 £30,000 +7.14% 3
User Acceptance Testing
UK

User Acceptance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 38 (47.50%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (28.75%) SQL
3 22 (27.50%) Business Analysis
4 20 (25.00%) SQL Server
4 20 (25.00%) ISEB
5 19 (23.75%) QA
5 19 (23.75%) Finance
6 18 (22.50%) Waterfall
6 18 (22.50%) PRINCE2
6 18 (22.50%) GAP Analysis
7 16 (20.00%) Test Scripting
8 13 (16.25%) C#
9 12 (15.00%) SLA
10 11 (13.75%) MVC
11 9 (11.25%) Microsoft
12 8 (10.00%) Test Strategy
12 8 (10.00%) Oracle
13 7 (8.75%) Windows
13 7 (8.75%) .NET
13 7 (8.75%) XML
13 7 (8.75%) ISTQB
13 7 (8.75%) Degree
14 6 (7.50%) Test Automation
14 6 (7.50%) MS Excel
15 5 (6.25%) Project Management
15 5 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
15 5 (6.25%) Performance Testing
15 5 (6.25%) Software Testing
16 4 (5.00%) Selenium
16 4 (5.00%) Automated Testing

User Acceptance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 2 (2.50%) IIS
2 1 (1.25%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.25%) FileNet
2 1 (1.25%) Confluence
Applications
1 6 (7.50%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.75%) MS Visio
3 2 (2.50%) MS Project
3 2 (2.50%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.25%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.50%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.50%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (2.50%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (2.50%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.25%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.25%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (5.00%) Selenium
2 2 (2.50%) 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%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 1 (1.25%) Axure RP
3 1 (1.25%) Rational DOORS
3 1 (1.25%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (1.25%) JIRA
3 1 (1.25%) RequisitePro
3 1 (1.25%) ClearQuest
3 1 (1.25%) WebDriver
General
1 19 (23.75%) Finance
2 1 (1.25%) Law
2 1 (1.25%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 64 (80.00%) Analyst
2 34 (42.50%) Business Analyst
3 22 (27.50%) Test Analyst
4 17 (21.25%) Insurance Business Analyst
5 12 (15.00%) Applications Support
6 9 (11.25%) Test Engineer
7 6 (7.50%) Support Analyst
8 4 (5.00%) Applications Support Analyst
9 3 (3.75%) SAP Business Analyst
9 3 (3.75%) Technical Analyst
9 3 (3.75%) Applications Developer
9 3 (3.75%) Test Manager
9 3 (3.75%) Developer
9 3 (3.75%) SAP Analyst
10 2 (2.50%) Tester
10 2 (2.50%) Business Process Analyst
10 2 (2.50%) Technical Support
10 2 (2.50%) Process Analyst
10 2 (2.50%) Technical Support Analyst
10 2 (2.50%) QA Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (8.75%) .NET
1 7 (8.75%) XML
2 2 (2.50%) XSD
2 2 (2.50%) XSLT
3 1 (1.25%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (5.00%) User Experience
1 4 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (3.75%) Computer Science
3 2 (2.50%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.25%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 7 (8.75%) Windows
2 4 (5.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (5.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (2.50%) UNIX
3 2 (2.50%) Windows 7
3 2 (2.50%) Windows XP
3 2 (2.50%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (47.50%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (27.50%) Business Analysis
3 18 (22.50%) PRINCE2
3 18 (22.50%) GAP Analysis
3 18 (22.50%) Waterfall
4 16 (20.00%) Test Scripting
5 11 (13.75%) MVC
6 8 (10.00%) Test Strategy
7 6 (7.50%) Test Automation
8 5 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
8 5 (6.25%) Project Management
8 5 (6.25%) Performance Testing
8 5 (6.25%) Software Testing
9 4 (5.00%) Automated Testing
9 4 (5.00%) System Testing
9 4 (5.00%) SAP Implementation
9 4 (5.00%) User Stories
10 2 (2.50%) Automation Testing
10 2 (2.50%) Data Architecture
10 2 (2.50%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 23 (28.75%) SQL
2 13 (16.25%) C#
3 2 (2.50%) Java
4 1 (1.25%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 20 (25.00%) ISEB
2 7 (8.75%) ISTQB
2 7 (8.75%) Degree
3 3 (3.75%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (1.25%) CBAP
4 1 (1.25%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (23.75%) QA
2 12 (15.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 9 (11.25%) Microsoft
2 8 (10.00%) Oracle
3 4 (5.00%) SAP
4 1 (1.25%) IBM
Cardiff
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 4 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Lloyds Banking Group
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Health
Posted: 5 days ago