Period
to 16 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 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 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Acceptance Criteria
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
16 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 133 137 124
Rank change year-on-year +4 -13 0
Permanent jobs citing Acceptance Criteria 13 8 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.51% 0.32% 0.80%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.55% 0.34% 0.87%
Number of salaries quoted 5 5 16
Edinburgh median annual salary £50,000 £55,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.09% +22.22% +1.12%
10th Percentile £42,250 £43,000 £31,875
90th Percentile £60,000 £55,000 £53,750
Scotland median annual salary £50,000 £55,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -9.09% +22.22% -10.00%

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 Edinburgh with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Edinburgh
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 2,361 2,342 2,311
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 93.21% 93.01% 92.81%
Number of salaries quoted 1,474 1,416 1,447
Edinburgh median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.76% -5.56% +3.45%
10th Percentile £28,750 £27,500 £26,750
90th Percentile £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £44,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +2.27% -2.22% +5.88%

Acceptance Criteria
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

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

Job vacancy trend for Acceptance Criteria in Edinburgh

Acceptance Criteria
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Salary trend for Acceptance Criteria in Edinburgh

Acceptance Criteria
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Acceptance Criteria in Edinburgh over the 6 months to 16 August 2018.

Salary histogram for Acceptance Criteria in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 16 August 2018, IT jobs citing Acceptance Criteria also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Edinburgh region with a requirement for Acceptance Criteria.

1 9 (69.23%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (46.15%) Scrum
2 6 (46.15%) User Stories
3 5 (38.46%) Finance
3 5 (38.46%) Service Management
3 5 (38.46%) Test Automation
4 4 (30.77%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (30.77%) ITIL
4 4 (30.77%) SDLC
5 3 (23.08%) Cloud Operations
5 3 (23.08%) Public Cloud
5 3 (23.08%) Web Services
5 3 (23.08%) ITSM
5 3 (23.08%) Management Information System
5 3 (23.08%) Amazon AWS
6 2 (15.38%) Blog
6 2 (15.38%) OpenUP
6 2 (15.38%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (15.38%) Use Case
6 2 (15.38%) Systems Analysis
6 2 (15.38%) Ruby
6 2 (15.38%) Marketing
6 2 (15.38%) TDD
6 2 (15.38%) Unified Process
6 2 (15.38%) Business Continuity
6 2 (15.38%) SLA
6 2 (15.38%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (15.38%) Project Management
6 2 (15.38%) UML
6 2 (15.38%) C#

Acceptance Criteria
Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 (7.69%) JBoss
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (23.08%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) Big Data
1 1 (7.69%) RDBMS
1 1 (7.69%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Visual Studio
2 1 (7.69%) Git (software)
2 1 (7.69%) Jenkins
2 1 (7.69%) Ranorex
2 1 (7.69%) Selenium
2 1 (7.69%) SpecFlow
General
1 5 (38.46%) Finance
2 2 (15.38%) Marketing
3 1 (7.69%) Billing
Job Titles
1 5 (38.46%) Analyst
2 3 (23.08%) Business Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Integration Manager
3 2 (15.38%) Service Integration Manager
3 2 (15.38%) Service Manager
3 2 (15.38%) Software Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Systems Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Agile Business Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Automation Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) C# Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Developer
4 1 (7.69%) QA Automation Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) QA Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Service Transition Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Test Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Transition Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Xamarin Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (23.08%) Web Services
2 1 (7.69%) Gherkin
2 1 (7.69%) LDAP
2 1 (7.69%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) Management Information System
1 3 (23.08%) Public Cloud
2 2 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (15.38%) Blog
2 2 (15.38%) User Experience
3 1 (7.69%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (7.69%) Mobile App
3 1 (7.69%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.69%) Android
1 1 (7.69%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (69.23%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (46.15%) Scrum
2 6 (46.15%) User Stories
3 5 (38.46%) Service Management
3 5 (38.46%) Test Automation
4 4 (30.77%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (30.77%) ITIL
4 4 (30.77%) SDLC
5 3 (23.08%) Cloud Operations
5 3 (23.08%) ITSM
6 2 (15.38%) Business Continuity
6 2 (15.38%) Feature Driven Development
6 2 (15.38%) OpenUP
6 2 (15.38%) Project Management
6 2 (15.38%) RUP
6 2 (15.38%) Systems Analysis
6 2 (15.38%) TDD
6 2 (15.38%) UML
6 2 (15.38%) Unified Process
6 2 (15.38%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 2 (15.38%) C#
1 2 (15.38%) Python
1 2 (15.38%) Ruby
1 2 (15.38%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (7.69%) Degree
2 1 (7.69%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (15.38%) PMO
1 2 (15.38%) SLA
2 1 (7.69%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (7.69%) Xamarin