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 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Rank 54 52 74
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +22
Permanent jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 55 50 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 3.90% 3.82% 2.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.73% 5.02% 2.72%
Number of salaries quoted 44 39 27
Average salary £31,500 £31,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,900 £25,100
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £37,900
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
1163 996 994
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 82.54% 76.15% 77.90%
Number of salaries quoted 977 872 888
Average salary £37,000 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.77% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 1 September 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 1 September 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 -9 52 £31,500 -1.56% 3
North Wales - 2 £24,000 -
West Wales +6 1 - -
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User Acceptance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 41 (61.19%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (41.79%) Test Scripting
3 27 (40.30%) ISEB
4 26 (38.81%) Finance
5 23 (34.33%) Waterfall
6 20 (29.85%) Microsoft
7 19 (28.36%) Business Analysis
8 16 (23.88%) Data Modelling
9 14 (20.90%) SQL
9 14 (20.90%) Scrum
9 14 (20.90%) SDLC
10 13 (19.40%) Systems Analysis
11 12 (17.91%) MS Office
12 11 (16.42%) C#
12 11 (16.42%) Python
12 11 (16.42%) Performance Testing
12 11 (16.42%) Analytical Skills
13 10 (14.93%) BPR
13 10 (14.93%) ITIL
14 8 (11.94%) SOAP
14 8 (11.94%) JMeter
14 8 (11.94%) Selenium
14 8 (11.94%) MSTest
15 7 (10.45%) User Stories
15 7 (10.45%) Incident Management
15 7 (10.45%) Validation
15 7 (10.45%) Migration
15 7 (10.45%) Visual Studio
15 7 (10.45%) HTML
15 7 (10.45%) UML

User Acceptance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 6 (8.96%) SharePoint
2 3 (4.48%) IIS
3 1 (1.49%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 12 (17.91%) MS Office
2 4 (5.97%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.49%) InfoPath
3 1 (1.49%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (1.49%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.48%) Amazon EC2
1 3 (4.48%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (4.48%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.48%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (1.49%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (8.96%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.48%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 8 (11.94%) Selenium
1 8 (11.94%) JMeter
1 8 (11.94%) MSTest
2 7 (10.45%) Visual Studio
3 4 (5.97%) SoapUI
4 3 (4.48%) Jenkins
4 3 (4.48%) Hudson
4 3 (4.48%) Subversion
4 3 (4.48%) TeamCity
4 3 (4.48%) Git (software)
4 3 (4.48%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 26 (38.81%) Finance
2 3 (4.48%) Advertising
3 1 (1.49%) Banking
3 1 (1.49%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 47 (70.15%) Analyst
2 24 (35.82%) Business Analyst
3 19 (28.36%) Test Analyst
4 11 (16.42%) Senior Analyst
4 11 (16.42%) Senior Test Analyst
5 6 (8.96%) Agile Business Analyst
6 4 (5.97%) Software Test Analyst
6 4 (5.97%) Senior Software Test Analyst
6 4 (5.97%) Configuration Analyst
6 4 (5.97%) Systems Support
6 4 (5.97%) Business Systems Analyst
6 4 (5.97%) Systems Analyst
7 3 (4.48%) Graduate
7 3 (4.48%) Support Analyst
7 3 (4.48%) Trainee
7 3 (4.48%) Test Engineer
7 3 (4.48%) Agile Test Analyst
7 3 (4.48%) Automation Engineer
7 3 (4.48%) Test Automation Engineer
8 2 (2.99%) SharePoint Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (11.94%) SOAP
2 7 (10.45%) HTML
3 6 (8.96%) .NET
4 4 (5.97%) CSS
4 4 (5.97%) Ajax
4 4 (5.97%) JSON
4 4 (5.97%) REST
4 4 (5.97%) XML
4 4 (5.97%) XSL
5 1 (1.49%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 11 (16.42%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (4.48%) Management Information System
2 3 (4.48%) Life Science
2 3 (4.48%) iSeries
3 1 (1.49%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 5 (7.46%) Windows
1 5 (7.46%) Linux
2 2 (2.99%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (61.19%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (41.79%) Test Scripting
3 23 (34.33%) Waterfall
4 19 (28.36%) Business Analysis
5 16 (23.88%) Data Modelling
6 14 (20.90%) Scrum
6 14 (20.90%) SDLC
7 13 (19.40%) Systems Analysis
8 11 (16.42%) Performance Testing
9 10 (14.93%) ITIL
9 10 (14.93%) BPR
10 7 (10.45%) UML
10 7 (10.45%) Validation
10 7 (10.45%) Migration
10 7 (10.45%) Incident Management
10 7 (10.45%) User Stories
11 6 (8.96%) Continuous Integration
12 4 (5.97%) System Testing
12 4 (5.97%) Software Delivery
13 3 (4.48%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 14 (20.90%) SQL
2 11 (16.42%) Python
2 11 (16.42%) C#
3 4 (5.97%) JavaScript
4 3 (4.48%) Perl
4 3 (4.48%) Java
4 3 (4.48%) Ruby
4 3 (4.48%) Erlang
4 3 (4.48%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 27 (40.30%) ISEB
2 6 (8.96%) Degree
3 4 (5.97%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (1.49%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (1.49%) Six Sigma Black Belt
4 1 (1.49%) Six Sigma Green Belt
4 1 (1.49%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.49%) SLA
1 1 (1.49%) QA
Vendors
1 20 (29.85%) Microsoft
2 5 (7.46%) VMware
3 2 (2.99%) IBM
4 1 (1.49%) Nintex
4 1 (1.49%) Cognizant
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