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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Rank 82 68 73
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +5
Permanent jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 27 41 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 1.95% 3.05% 1.66%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.40% 3.92% 2.20%
Number of salaries quoted 17 31 21
Average salary £28,000 £31,500 £28,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £26,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £40,000 £34,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
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
1127 1047 954
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 81.37% 77.84% 75.53%
Number of salaries quoted 925 914 846
Average salary £37,500 £36,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
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 £45,000 £42,500 £40,995
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.67%

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 31 July 2015.

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 31 July 2015. 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 -22 21 £28,000 -11.11% 4
West Wales +9 3 - -
North Wales - 2 £24,000 -
User Acceptance Testing
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User Acceptance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 21 (46.67%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (28.89%) Finance
2 13 (28.89%) Test Scripting
3 11 (24.44%) SDLC
4 9 (20.00%) Waterfall
4 9 (20.00%) SQL
5 8 (17.78%) Microsoft
5 8 (17.78%) ISEB
6 7 (15.56%) Migration
6 7 (15.56%) Python
6 7 (15.56%) Windows
6 7 (15.56%) SharePoint
6 7 (15.56%) C#
6 7 (15.56%) Performance Testing
6 7 (15.56%) Business Analysis
7 6 (13.33%) Continuous Integration
7 6 (13.33%) .NET
7 6 (13.33%) SQL Server
7 6 (13.33%) SOAP
7 6 (13.33%) BPR
7 6 (13.33%) Scrum
7 6 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
8 5 (11.11%) VMware
8 5 (11.11%) Linux
8 5 (11.11%) Visual Studio
8 5 (11.11%) HTML
9 4 (8.89%) MS Excel
9 4 (8.89%) JMeter
9 4 (8.89%) System Testing
9 4 (8.89%) Team Foundation Server

User Acceptance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 7 (15.56%) SharePoint
2 3 (6.67%) IIS
3 2 (4.44%) Oracle Application Server
4 1 (2.22%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (2.22%) Oracle HTTP Server
Applications
1 4 (8.89%) MS Excel
2 3 (6.67%) MS Office
3 1 (2.22%) MS Project
3 1 (2.22%) MS Visio
3 1 (2.22%) InfoPath
3 1 (2.22%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (4.44%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (2.22%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.67%) Amazon EC2
1 3 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (6.67%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.67%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (2.22%) HTTP
2 1 (2.22%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (13.33%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.67%) Amazon RDS
3 2 (4.44%) Oracle Database
3 2 (4.44%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (2.22%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (2.22%) RDBMS
4 1 (2.22%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (11.11%) Visual Studio
2 4 (8.89%) JMeter
2 4 (8.89%) Selenium
2 4 (8.89%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (8.89%) MSTest
2 4 (8.89%) SoapUI
3 3 (6.67%) Jenkins
3 3 (6.67%) Hudson
3 3 (6.67%) TeamCity
3 3 (6.67%) Git (software)
3 3 (6.67%) Subversion
General
1 13 (28.89%) Finance
2 2 (4.44%) Telecoms
2 2 (4.44%) Banking
3 1 (2.22%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 27 (60.00%) Analyst
2 14 (31.11%) Test Analyst
3 8 (17.78%) Business Analyst
4 7 (15.56%) Senior Analyst
4 7 (15.56%) Senior Test Analyst
5 6 (13.33%) Configuration Analyst
6 3 (6.67%) Test Engineer
6 3 (6.67%) Trainee
6 3 (6.67%) Developer
6 3 (6.67%) Release Analyst
6 3 (6.67%) Graduate
6 3 (6.67%) Automation Engineer
6 3 (6.67%) Test Automation Engineer
7 2 (4.44%) Coordinator
7 2 (4.44%) Support Analyst
7 2 (4.44%) Administrator
7 2 (4.44%) UNIX Engineer
7 2 (4.44%) IT Graduate
7 2 (4.44%) SharePoint Administrator
7 2 (4.44%) Software Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (13.33%) SOAP
1 6 (13.33%) .NET
2 5 (11.11%) HTML
3 2 (4.44%) CSS
3 2 (4.44%) Ajax
3 2 (4.44%) JSON
3 2 (4.44%) REST
3 2 (4.44%) XML
3 2 (4.44%) XSL
4 1 (2.22%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 6 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (6.67%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.22%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.22%) Life Science
3 1 (2.22%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 7 (15.56%) Windows
2 5 (11.11%) Linux
3 3 (6.67%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (46.67%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (28.89%) Test Scripting
3 11 (24.44%) SDLC
4 9 (20.00%) Waterfall
5 7 (15.56%) Performance Testing
5 7 (15.56%) Migration
5 7 (15.56%) Business Analysis
6 6 (13.33%) Scrum
6 6 (13.33%) BPR
6 6 (13.33%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (8.89%) System Testing
7 4 (8.89%) Software Delivery
8 3 (6.67%) Unit Testing
8 3 (6.67%) Integration Testing
8 3 (6.67%) Test Automation
8 3 (6.67%) Software Deployment
8 3 (6.67%) User Stories
8 3 (6.67%) Cyber Security
8 3 (6.67%) Continuous Delivery
8 3 (6.67%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (20.00%) SQL
2 7 (15.56%) Python
2 7 (15.56%) C#
3 3 (6.67%) Java
3 3 (6.67%) Perl
3 3 (6.67%) Ruby
3 3 (6.67%) Erlang
3 3 (6.67%) Bash Shell
4 2 (4.44%) JavaScript
5 1 (2.22%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (17.78%) ISEB
2 1 (2.22%) ISTQB
2 1 (2.22%) Degree
2 1 (2.22%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.22%) SLA
1 1 (2.22%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (2.22%) NetBackup
1 1 (2.22%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 8 (17.78%) Microsoft
2 5 (11.11%) VMware
3 2 (4.44%) Oracle
4 1 (2.22%) Nintex
4 1 (2.22%) Veritas
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