Period
to 16 December 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire with a requirement for Acceptance Criteria skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Acceptance Criteria over the 6 months to 16 December 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Acceptance Criteria
South East > Buckinghamshire
6 months to
16 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 152 164 192
Rank change year-on-year +12 +28 -6
Permanent jobs citing Acceptance Criteria 16 13 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 0.57% 0.42% 0.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.68% 0.49% 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 15 13 10
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £36,000 £45,000 £78,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.00% -42.86% +98.11%
10th Percentile £27,950 £36,950 £29,725
90th Percentile £41,350 £54,100 £80,000
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Acceptance Criteria 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 Buckinghamshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Buckinghamshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 2363 2643 3605
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 84.00% 85.90% 84.98%
Number of salaries quoted 1859 2234 2907
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - +2.41%
10th Percentile £27,000 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £64,500 £62,500
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Acceptance Criteria
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

Job postings citing Acceptance Criteria as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire.

Job vacancy trend for Acceptance Criteria in Buckinghamshire

Acceptance Criteria
Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Acceptance Criteria in Buckinghamshire.

Salary trend for Acceptance Criteria in Buckinghamshire

Acceptance Criteria
Salary Histogram in Buckinghamshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Acceptance Criteria in Buckinghamshire over the 6 months to 16 December 2017.

Salary histogram for Acceptance Criteria in Buckinghamshire

Acceptance Criteria
Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Acceptance Criteria within the Buckinghamshire region over the 6 months to 16 December 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes +12 13 £36,000 -13.25%
High Wycombe +14 1 £45,000 -18.18%
Acceptance Criteria
South East

For the 6 months to 16 December 2017, IT jobs citing Acceptance Criteria 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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for Acceptance Criteria.

1 13 (81.25%) Web Services
1 13 (81.25%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (75.00%) HTML
2 12 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 12 (75.00%) CSS
3 10 (62.50%) SQL
4 9 (56.25%) Java
4 9 (56.25%) J2EE
4 9 (56.25%) Oracle
4 9 (56.25%) XML
4 9 (56.25%) XSLT
4 9 (56.25%) OO
4 9 (56.25%) JBoss
4 9 (56.25%) Tomcat
4 9 (56.25%) XHTML
4 9 (56.25%) Automotive
4 9 (56.25%) Publishing
4 9 (56.25%) Hibernate
4 9 (56.25%) Scrum
4 9 (56.25%) TDD
4 9 (56.25%) Retail
4 9 (56.25%) Spring
4 9 (56.25%) Logistics
4 9 (56.25%) JSON
4 9 (56.25%) Multithreading
5 7 (43.75%) Struts
6 4 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (25.00%) User Stories
7 3 (18.75%) CSS3
7 3 (18.75%) Relational Database

Acceptance Criteria
Co-occurring IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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 9 (56.25%) JBoss
1 9 (56.25%) Tomcat
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (18.75%) RDBMS
2 3 (18.75%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Cucumber
1 2 (12.50%) JIRA
1 2 (12.50%) Selenium
General
1 9 (56.25%) Automotive
1 9 (56.25%) Publishing
1 9 (56.25%) Retail
2 1 (6.25%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (75.00%) Developer
2 9 (56.25%) Java Developer
3 6 (37.50%) Oracle Developer
3 6 (37.50%) SQL Developer
4 4 (25.00%) Analyst
5 3 (18.75%) Junior
5 3 (18.75%) Junior Developer
5 3 (18.75%) Software Analyst
6 2 (12.50%) .NET Developer
6 2 (12.50%) Business Analyst
6 2 (12.50%) C# .NET Developer
6 2 (12.50%) C# Developer
6 2 (12.50%) C# VB.NET Developer
6 2 (12.50%) Junior .NET Developer
6 2 (12.50%) Junior C# .NET Developer
6 2 (12.50%) Junior C# Developer
6 2 (12.50%) Junior VB.NET Developer
6 2 (12.50%) Software Test Analyst
6 2 (12.50%) Test Analyst
6 2 (12.50%) VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (81.25%) Web Services
2 12 (75.00%) CSS
2 12 (75.00%) HTML
3 9 (56.25%) Hibernate
3 9 (56.25%) J2EE
3 9 (56.25%) JSON
3 9 (56.25%) Spring
3 9 (56.25%) XHTML
3 9 (56.25%) XML
3 9 (56.25%) XSLT
4 7 (43.75%) Struts
5 3 (18.75%) .NET
5 3 (18.75%) CSS3
5 3 (18.75%) HTML5
5 3 (18.75%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) N-Tier
2 2 (12.50%) PDA
2 2 (12.50%) User Experience
3 1 (6.25%) EPoS
3 1 (6.25%) Minimum Viable Product
3 1 (6.25%) Mobile App
3 1 (6.25%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 3 (18.75%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (81.25%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (56.25%) Logistics
2 9 (56.25%) Multithreading
2 9 (56.25%) OO
2 9 (56.25%) Scrum
2 9 (56.25%) TDD
3 4 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (25.00%) User Stories
4 3 (18.75%) Software Testing
4 3 (18.75%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (12.50%) Defect Management
5 2 (12.50%) DevOps
5 2 (12.50%) Regression Testing
5 2 (12.50%) Test Automation
6 1 (6.25%) Business Analysis
6 1 (6.25%) CRM
6 1 (6.25%) Data Modelling
6 1 (6.25%) E-Commerce
6 1 (6.25%) Security Management
6 1 (6.25%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 10 (62.50%) SQL
2 9 (56.25%) Java
3 3 (18.75%) JavaScript
3 3 (18.75%) T-SQL
3 3 (18.75%) VB.NET
4 2 (12.50%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) ISEB
1 2 (12.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (6.25%) Degree
Vendors
1 9 (56.25%) Oracle