The first table below looks at the demand 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 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Wales region.

Location
3 months to
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Rank 68 70 73
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +3
Permanent jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 36 23 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 2.73% 1.81% 1.91%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.56% 2.49% 2.65%
Number of salaries quoted 26 20 15
Average salary £33,250 £30,250 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.91% -6.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,750 £24,500 £27,200
10% offered a salary of more than £81,000 £37,750 £43,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,250 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.57% +2.00%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1011 925 717
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 76.71% 72.89% 72.21%
Number of salaries quoted 865 813 653
Average salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £26,456
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
User Acceptance Testing
UK

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 July 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 11 July 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
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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 +11 30 £31,250 +2.45% 2
West Wales +1 1 £26,000 - 1
User Acceptance Testing
UK

User Acceptance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 11 July 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 32 (57.14%) Test Scripting
2 22 (39.29%) SQL
3 17 (30.36%) ISEB
4 16 (28.57%) QA
5 15 (26.79%) Agile Software Development
6 14 (25.00%) SQL Server
7 13 (23.21%) Business Analysis
8 12 (21.43%) System Testing
8 12 (21.43%) XML
9 11 (19.64%) Oracle
9 11 (19.64%) Finance
10 10 (17.86%) Waterfall
10 10 (17.86%) ISTQB
10 10 (17.86%) Degree
11 9 (16.07%) Software Testing
11 9 (16.07%) GAP Analysis
11 9 (16.07%) PRINCE2
12 8 (14.29%) Automated Testing
12 8 (14.29%) Test Strategy
13 7 (12.50%) Microsoft
14 6 (10.71%) SAP
14 6 (10.71%) Scrum
14 6 (10.71%) JDA
15 5 (8.93%) User Stories
15 5 (8.93%) ITIL
15 5 (8.93%) UML
15 5 (8.93%) SLA
16 4 (7.14%) ITIL Certification
16 4 (7.14%) Windows
16 4 (7.14%) OO

User Acceptance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 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 (3.57%) IIS
2 1 (1.79%) CMS
Applications
1 3 (5.36%) MS Excel
1 3 (5.36%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.79%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.79%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.79%) HTTP
1 1 (1.79%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.79%) RDBMS
2 1 (1.79%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (1.79%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (1.79%) NoSQL
2 1 (1.79%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (1.79%) Oracle Database
2 1 (1.79%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (5.36%) RequisitePro
1 3 (5.36%) Rational DOORS
1 3 (5.36%) Balsamiq Mockups
1 3 (5.36%) Axure RP
2 2 (3.57%) ClearQuest
3 1 (1.79%) NUnit
3 1 (1.79%) CruiseControl
3 1 (1.79%) Maven
3 1 (1.79%) JIRA
3 1 (1.79%) Selenium
3 1 (1.79%) JBehave
3 1 (1.79%) WebDriver
3 1 (1.79%) NCover
3 1 (1.79%) Cucumber
3 1 (1.79%) Hudson
3 1 (1.79%) SoapUI
3 1 (1.79%) Robotium
3 1 (1.79%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.79%) Calabash
3 1 (1.79%) eggPlant
General
1 11 (19.64%) Finance
2 2 (3.57%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.79%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 44 (78.57%) Analyst
2 20 (35.71%) Business Analyst
3 13 (23.21%) Test Analyst
4 10 (17.86%) Support Analyst
5 8 (14.29%) Insurance Business Analyst
6 6 (10.71%) Lead Architect
6 6 (10.71%) Solutions Architect
6 6 (10.71%) Architect
6 6 (10.71%) Lead Solutions Architect
7 5 (8.93%) Applications Support
7 5 (8.93%) Applications Support Analyst
8 4 (7.14%) SAP Business Analyst
8 4 (7.14%) SAP Analyst
9 3 (5.36%) QA Engineer
9 3 (5.36%) Technical Business Analyst
9 3 (5.36%) QA Analyst
10 2 (3.57%) SAP Architect
10 2 (3.57%) SAP Solutions Architect
10 2 (3.57%) QA Test Analyst
10 2 (3.57%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (21.43%) XML
2 2 (3.57%) .NET
3 1 (1.79%) SOAP
3 1 (1.79%) Web Services
3 1 (1.79%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.36%) Management Information System
2 2 (3.57%) N-Tier
3 1 (1.79%) Blackberry
3 1 (1.79%) Replication
3 1 (1.79%) Open Source
3 1 (1.79%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 4 (7.14%) Windows
2 2 (3.57%) Windows XP
2 2 (3.57%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (3.57%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (3.57%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (1.79%) Windows 7
3 1 (1.79%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.79%) Windows 8
3 1 (1.79%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (57.14%) Test Scripting
2 15 (26.79%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (23.21%) Business Analysis
4 12 (21.43%) System Testing
5 10 (17.86%) Waterfall
6 9 (16.07%) Software Testing
6 9 (16.07%) GAP Analysis
6 9 (16.07%) PRINCE2
7 8 (14.29%) Automated Testing
7 8 (14.29%) Test Strategy
8 6 (10.71%) Scrum
9 5 (8.93%) ITIL
9 5 (8.93%) UML
9 5 (8.93%) User Stories
10 4 (7.14%) Use Case
10 4 (7.14%) SAP Implementation
10 4 (7.14%) OO
10 4 (7.14%) Data Entry
11 3 (5.36%) RUP
11 3 (5.36%) DSDM
Programming Languages
1 22 (39.29%) SQL
2 2 (3.57%) C#
2 2 (3.57%) Java
3 1 (1.79%) Python
3 1 (1.79%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 17 (30.36%) ISEB
2 10 (17.86%) ISTQB
2 10 (17.86%) Degree
3 4 (7.14%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (3.57%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (28.57%) QA
2 5 (8.93%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.79%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 11 (19.64%) Oracle
2 7 (12.50%) Microsoft
3 6 (10.71%) SAP
3 6 (10.71%) JDA
4 1 (1.79%) IBM
4 1 (1.79%) HP
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