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 3 months to 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
South Wales / Cardiff
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 50 67 70
Rank change year-on-year +17 +3  
Permanent jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 11 5 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 2.20% 0.73% 0.65%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.43% 0.87% 0.76%
Number of salaries quoted 9 4 1
Median salary £38,000 £27,000 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +40.74% -1.81%  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  

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

Process & Methodology Skills
Cardiff
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 453 575 655
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cardiff 90.78% 84.06% 85.73%
Number of salaries quoted 387 504 522
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

User Acceptance Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Cardiff

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cardiff citing User Acceptance Testing as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

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 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Salary histogram for User Acceptance Testing in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 16 (66.67%) Test Automation
2 14 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (50.00%) SQL
4 10 (41.67%) QA
5 9 (37.50%) Finance
6 8 (33.33%) Waterfall
7 7 (29.17%) SDLC
7 7 (29.17%) Selenium
8 6 (25.00%) Migration
8 6 (25.00%) Non-Functional Testing
8 6 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
8 6 (25.00%) Software Delivery
9 5 (20.83%) Functional Testing
9 5 (20.83%) SoapUI
9 5 (20.83%) Continuous Improvement
9 5 (20.83%) ISTQB
9 5 (20.83%) Project Management
9 5 (20.83%) Regression Testing
9 5 (20.83%) SQL Server
9 5 (20.83%) SOAP
10 4 (16.67%) MySQL
10 4 (16.67%) Oracle
10 4 (16.67%) Telecoms
10 4 (16.67%) Cisco
10 4 (16.67%) JIRA
10 4 (16.67%) Test Management
10 4 (16.67%) Test Scripting
10 4 (16.67%) Billing
10 4 (16.67%) Subversion
10 4 (16.67%) Test Strategy

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 4 (16.67%) Skype for Business
2 1 (4.17%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (8.33%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.17%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (16.67%) Skype
1 4 (16.67%) Unified Communications
1 4 (16.67%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (20.83%) SQL Server
2 4 (16.67%) MySQL
3 1 (4.17%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (29.17%) Selenium
2 5 (20.83%) SoapUI
3 4 (16.67%) Cucumber
3 4 (16.67%) Git (software)
3 4 (16.67%) JIRA
3 4 (16.67%) Subversion
4 2 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (4.17%) Jenkins
5 1 (4.17%) MSTest
5 1 (4.17%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 9 (37.50%) Finance
2 4 (16.67%) Billing
2 4 (16.67%) Telecoms
3 1 (4.17%) Advertising
3 1 (4.17%) Law
3 1 (4.17%) Legal
Job Titles
1 14 (58.33%) Analyst
2 8 (33.33%) Test Analyst
3 6 (25.00%) Senior Analyst
4 4 (16.67%) Test Engineer
4 4 (16.67%) UAT Manager
5 3 (12.50%) Business Analyst
5 3 (12.50%) Business Systems Analyst
5 3 (12.50%) Quality Engineer
5 3 (12.50%) Senior Test Analyst
5 3 (12.50%) Systems Analyst
5 3 (12.50%) Tester
6 2 (8.33%) QA Manager
6 2 (8.33%) Senior Business Systems Analyst
6 2 (8.33%) Senior Systems Analyst
6 2 (8.33%) Test Automation Manager
7 1 (4.17%) Agile Test Analyst
7 1 (4.17%) Automation Tester
7 1 (4.17%) Senior Software Tester
7 1 (4.17%) SQL Analyst
7 1 (4.17%) Test Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (20.83%) SOAP
2 3 (12.50%) XML
3 1 (4.17%) .NET
3 1 (4.17%) CSS
3 1 (4.17%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.17%) Computer Science
2 1 (4.17%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.17%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (66.67%) Test Automation
2 14 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (33.33%) Waterfall
4 7 (29.17%) SDLC
5 6 (25.00%) Migration
5 6 (25.00%) Non-Functional Testing
5 6 (25.00%) Software Delivery
6 5 (20.83%) Continuous Improvement
6 5 (20.83%) Functional Testing
6 5 (20.83%) Project Management
6 5 (20.83%) Regression Testing
7 4 (16.67%) Product Management
7 4 (16.67%) Release Management
7 4 (16.67%) Test Management
7 4 (16.67%) Test Scripting
7 4 (16.67%) Test Strategy
8 2 (8.33%) Creative Problem-Solving
8 2 (8.33%) CRM
9 1 (4.17%) Case Management
9 1 (4.17%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (4.17%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 5 (20.83%) ISTQB
2 3 (12.50%) Degree
3 2 (8.33%) ISEB
4 1 (4.17%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (4.17%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (41.67%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (16.67%) Cisco
1 4 (16.67%) Oracle
2 2 (8.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.17%) Apple
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
The People Network
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum, Benefits 25 day’s holiday, personal pension
Posted: 5 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
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Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago