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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited User Acceptance Testing over the 3 months to 30 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Rank 82 91 67
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -24
Permanent jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 19 16 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 1.43% 1.13% 2.68%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.74% 1.35% 3.31%
Number of salaries quoted 15 9 26
Median salary £30,000 £27,500 £34,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% -20.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,900 £21,500 £27,250
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £39,800 £81,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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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
1091 1187 1086
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 82.28% 84.01% 80.74%
Number of salaries quoted 926 960 930
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,010
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

User Acceptance Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

The demand trend of job ads across the Wales region citing User Acceptance Testing as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 30 June 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing User Acceptance Testing within the Wales region over the 3 months to 30 June 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South Wales +16 17 £30,000 - 1
Mid Wales - 2 £42,500 - 1
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User Acceptance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 30 June 2016, IT jobs citing User Acceptance Testing also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Wales region with a requirement for User Acceptance Testing.

1 35 (64.81%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (55.56%) ISEB
3 20 (37.04%) Test Scripting
4 19 (35.19%) ISTQB
5 18 (33.33%) Finance
6 17 (31.48%) SQL
7 15 (27.78%) Waterfall
7 15 (27.78%) Analytical Skills
8 14 (25.93%) Functional Testing
8 14 (25.93%) Non-Functional Testing
9 13 (24.07%) Business Analysis
10 12 (22.22%) QA
10 12 (22.22%) Migration
10 12 (22.22%) Software Delivery
11 11 (20.37%) SOAP
11 11 (20.37%) SoapUI
12 10 (18.52%) Test Strategy
12 10 (18.52%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 9 (16.67%) Windows
13 9 (16.67%) Scrum
13 9 (16.67%) Data Modelling
14 7 (12.96%) Regression Testing
14 7 (12.96%) Data Security
14 7 (12.96%) Advertising
14 7 (12.96%) Data Privacy
14 7 (12.96%) SDLC
15 6 (11.11%) .NET
16 5 (9.26%) C#
16 5 (9.26%) SQL Server
16 5 (9.26%) Management Information System

User Acceptance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.85%) Apache
1 1 (1.85%) IIS
1 1 (1.85%) Moodle
Applications
1 3 (5.56%) MS Excel
1 3 (5.56%) MS Visio
2 2 (3.70%) MS Office
3 1 (1.85%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.41%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (7.41%) Cloud Computing
1 4 (7.41%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (9.26%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.70%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (1.85%) MySQL
3 1 (1.85%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 11 (20.37%) SoapUI
2 4 (7.41%) Selenium
3 3 (5.56%) JIRA
4 2 (3.70%) JMeter
5 1 (1.85%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (1.85%) Jenkins
5 1 (1.85%) JUnit
5 1 (1.85%) LoadRunner
5 1 (1.85%) LoadUI
5 1 (1.85%) NUnit
5 1 (1.85%) Ranorex
5 1 (1.85%) TeamCity
5 1 (1.85%) TestComplete
5 1 (1.85%) Visual Studio
5 1 (1.85%) WebDriver
General
1 18 (33.33%) Finance
2 7 (12.96%) Advertising
3 4 (7.41%) Retail
4 3 (5.56%) Games
5 1 (1.85%) Law
5 1 (1.85%) Legal
Job Titles
1 39 (72.22%) Analyst
2 22 (40.74%) Test Analyst
3 7 (12.96%) Business Analyst
3 7 (12.96%) Change Analyst
4 5 (9.26%) Developer
4 5 (9.26%) SQL Analyst
4 5 (9.26%) Systems Analyst
4 5 (9.26%) Test Leader
5 4 (7.41%) Systems Developer
5 4 (7.41%) UI Developer
6 3 (5.56%) Business Systems Analyst
6 3 (5.56%) Manual Test Analyst
6 3 (5.56%) Support Analyst
6 3 (5.56%) Test Manager
6 3 (5.56%) Tester
7 2 (3.70%) Financial Analyst
7 2 (3.70%) Junior
7 2 (3.70%) Senior Analyst
7 2 (3.70%) Senior Test Analyst
7 2 (3.70%) Systems Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (20.37%) SOAP
2 6 (11.11%) .NET
3 4 (7.41%) .NET Framework
3 4 (7.41%) ASP.NET
3 4 (7.41%) HTML
3 4 (7.41%) HTML5
3 4 (7.41%) WinForms
4 1 (1.85%) COM
4 1 (1.85%) XML
4 1 (1.85%) XSD
4 1 (1.85%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 15 (27.78%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (9.26%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.85%) e-Learning
3 1 (1.85%) Informatics
3 1 (1.85%) NHS
3 1 (1.85%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 9 (16.67%) Windows
2 1 (1.85%) Linux
2 1 (1.85%) Unix
2 1 (1.85%) Windows Server
2 1 (1.85%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (1.85%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (64.81%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (37.04%) Test Scripting
3 15 (27.78%) Waterfall
4 14 (25.93%) Functional Testing
4 14 (25.93%) Non-Functional Testing
5 13 (24.07%) Business Analysis
6 12 (22.22%) Migration
6 12 (22.22%) Software Delivery
7 10 (18.52%) Test Strategy
8 9 (16.67%) Data Modelling
8 9 (16.67%) Scrum
9 7 (12.96%) Data Privacy
9 7 (12.96%) Data Security
9 7 (12.96%) Regression Testing
9 7 (12.96%) SDLC
10 5 (9.26%) Automated Testing
10 5 (9.26%) Cross-Browser Testing
10 5 (9.26%) Performance Testing
10 5 (9.26%) Stakeholder Management
11 4 (7.41%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 17 (31.48%) SQL
2 5 (9.26%) C#
3 4 (7.41%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.85%) C
4 1 (1.85%) Java
4 1 (1.85%) PHP
Qualifications
1 30 (55.56%) ISEB
2 19 (35.19%) ISTQB
3 10 (18.52%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (3.70%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (1.85%) Degree
5 1 (1.85%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (22.22%) QA
2 5 (9.26%) SLA
Vendors
1 4 (7.41%) Microsoft
2 3 (5.56%) Oracle
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