Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cardiff with a requirement for User Acceptance Testing skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited User Acceptance Testing over the 6 months to 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
South Wales > Cardiff
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 66 92 99
Rank change year-on-year +26 +7 -42
Permanent jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 13 18 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 1.65% 1.32% 1.08%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.80% 1.49% 1.27%
Number of salaries quoted 9 14 16
Cardiff median annual salary £38,500 £30,000 £30,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +28.33% -2.44% -8.89%
10th Percentile £26,650 £25,750 £27,750
90th Percentile £48,000 £42,500 £34,750
South Wales median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £32,750
% change year-on-year +14.29% +6.87% +3.97%

User Acceptance Testing is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Cardiff with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Cardiff
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 721 1207 1341
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 91.61% 88.49% 85.09%
Number of salaries quoted 639 1094 1134
Cardiff median annual salary £40,000 £36,125 £36,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.73% -0.34% +3.57%
10th Percentile £24,200 £22,500 £23,075
90th Percentile £56,250 £55,875 £55,000
South Wales median annual salary £39,000 £37,500 £36,250
% change year-on-year +4.00% +3.45% +3.57%

User Acceptance Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Cardiff

Job postings citing User Acceptance Testing as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cardiff.

Job vacancy trend for User Acceptance Testing in Cardiff

User Acceptance Testing
Salary Trend in Cardiff

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing User Acceptance Testing in Cardiff.

Salary trend for User Acceptance Testing in Cardiff

User Acceptance Testing
Salary Histogram in Cardiff

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing User Acceptance Testing in Cardiff over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Salary histogram for User Acceptance Testing in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 19 November 2017, 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 Cardiff region with a requirement for User Acceptance Testing.

1 8 (61.54%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (46.15%) QA
2 6 (46.15%) Test Automation
3 5 (38.46%) Selenium
4 4 (30.77%) Magento
4 4 (30.77%) Online Marketing
4 4 (30.77%) Marketing
4 4 (30.77%) E-Commerce
4 4 (30.77%) Scrum
4 4 (30.77%) Marketing Strategy
5 3 (23.08%) Jenkins
5 3 (23.08%) Functional Testing
5 3 (23.08%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 3 (23.08%) Front End Development
5 3 (23.08%) Acceptance Criteria
5 3 (23.08%) Finance
5 3 (23.08%) Advertising
5 3 (23.08%) CMS
5 3 (23.08%) Regression Testing
5 3 (23.08%) Java
5 3 (23.08%) SQL
5 3 (23.08%) ISTQB
5 3 (23.08%) Sitecore CMS
5 3 (23.08%) Sitecore
5 3 (23.08%) Test Scripting
6 2 (15.38%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (15.38%) WebDriver
6 2 (15.38%) Software Testing
6 2 (15.38%) .NET
6 2 (15.38%) C#

User Acceptance Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cardiff 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 3 (23.08%) CMS
1 3 (23.08%) Sitecore CMS
Business Applications
1 4 (30.77%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (15.38%) Sauce Labs
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) Cognos Report Studio
1 1 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (7.69%) MySQL
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (38.46%) Selenium
2 3 (23.08%) Jenkins
3 2 (15.38%) JMeter
3 2 (15.38%) Selenium IDE
3 2 (15.38%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (15.38%) WebDriver
4 1 (7.69%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (7.69%) Cucumber
4 1 (7.69%) JIRA
4 1 (7.69%) SoapUI
General
1 4 (30.77%) Marketing
2 3 (23.08%) Advertising
2 3 (23.08%) Finance
3 1 (7.69%) Banking
3 1 (7.69%) Multimedia
3 1 (7.69%) Retail
3 1 (7.69%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (30.77%) Analyst
2 3 (23.08%) Head of Development
3 2 (15.38%) Selenium Tester
3 2 (15.38%) Senior Test Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Test Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Test Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Tester
4 1 (7.69%) Automation Tester
4 1 (7.69%) Business Intelligence Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Business Intelligence Data Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Business Systems Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Data Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Development Manager
4 1 (7.69%) E-Commerce Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Project Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Quality Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Selenium Automation Tester
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Systems Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (15.38%) .NET
2 1 (7.69%) SOAP
2 1 (7.69%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.69%) Android
1 1 (7.69%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (61.54%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (46.15%) Test Automation
3 4 (30.77%) E-Commerce
3 4 (30.77%) Marketing Strategy
3 4 (30.77%) Online Marketing
3 4 (30.77%) Scrum
4 3 (23.08%) Acceptance Criteria
4 3 (23.08%) Front End Development
4 3 (23.08%) Functional Testing
4 3 (23.08%) Regression Testing
4 3 (23.08%) Test Scripting
5 2 (15.38%) SDLC
5 2 (15.38%) Software Testing
6 1 (7.69%) Analytics
6 1 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (7.69%) Data Engineering
6 1 (7.69%) Non-Functional Testing
6 1 (7.69%) Programme Management
6 1 (7.69%) Prototyping
6 1 (7.69%) Virtual Team Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (23.08%) Java
1 3 (23.08%) SQL
2 2 (15.38%) C#
3 1 (7.69%) Apple Swift
3 1 (7.69%) Bash Shell
3 1 (7.69%) C++
3 1 (7.69%) JavaScript
3 1 (7.69%) Korn
3 1 (7.69%) Objective-C
3 1 (7.69%) Perl
3 1 (7.69%) PHP
3 1 (7.69%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (23.08%) ISTQB
1 3 (23.08%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (7.69%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (46.15%) QA
2 1 (7.69%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (15.38%) VirtualBox
Vendors
1 3 (23.08%) Sitecore
2 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
3 1 (7.69%) Cognos
3 1 (7.69%) Oracle