Period
to 18 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Nottingham 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 18 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Acceptance Criteria
Nottinghamshire > Nottingham
6 months to
18 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 91 127 135
Rank change year-on-year +36 +8 +5
Permanent jobs citing Acceptance Criteria 19 7 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Nottingham 1.41% 0.39% 0.36%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.51% 0.44% 0.40%
Number of salaries quoted 9 7 7
Nottingham median annual salary £40,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% - +4.05%
10th Percentile £29,950 £35,550 £34,000
90th Percentile £45,000 £56,000 £69,500
Nottinghamshire median annual salary £41,250 £45,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year -8.33% +18.42% +16.92%

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 Nottingham with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Nottingham
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,257 1,594 1,738
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Nottingham 93.60% 89.45% 89.77%
Number of salaries quoted 1,017 1,388 1,400
Nottingham median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £25,750 £27,500 £25,450
90th Percentile £69,250 £70,000 £65,000
Nottinghamshire median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -5.56% +5.88% +6.25%

Acceptance Criteria
Job Vacancy Trend in Nottingham

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

Job vacancy trend for Acceptance Criteria in Nottingham

Acceptance Criteria
Salary Trend in Nottingham

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

Salary trend for Acceptance Criteria in Nottingham

Acceptance Criteria
Salary Histogram in Nottingham

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Acceptance Criteria in Nottingham over the 6 months to 18 September 2018.

Salary histogram for Acceptance Criteria in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 Nottingham region with a requirement for Acceptance Criteria.

1 12 (63.16%) Test Automation
2 10 (52.63%) RESTful
2 10 (52.63%) Cucumber
2 10 (52.63%) BDD
2 10 (52.63%) Java
3 8 (42.11%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (42.11%) Jenkins
3 8 (42.11%) SDET
4 7 (36.84%) Problem-Solving
4 7 (36.84%) OO
5 6 (31.58%) HTTP
5 6 (31.58%) Finance
5 6 (31.58%) Maven
5 6 (31.58%) Software Engineering
5 6 (31.58%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (31.58%) Banking
5 6 (31.58%) Mentoring
5 6 (31.58%) High Availability
5 6 (31.58%) Gherkin
5 6 (31.58%) Gradle
5 6 (31.58%) WebDriver
5 6 (31.58%) Open Source
5 6 (31.58%) Selenium
5 6 (31.58%) WireMock
5 6 (31.58%) Greenfield Project
5 6 (31.58%) API Testing
5 6 (31.58%) Gatling
6 5 (26.32%) Use Case
6 5 (26.32%) User Experience
6 5 (26.32%) Analytical Skills

Acceptance Criteria
Co-occurring IT Skills in Nottingham 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:

Applications
1 2 (10.53%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 8 (42.11%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (10.53%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (31.58%) HTTP
Development Applications
1 10 (52.63%) Cucumber
2 8 (42.11%) Jenkins
3 6 (31.58%) Gatling
3 6 (31.58%) Gradle
3 6 (31.58%) Maven
3 6 (31.58%) Selenium
3 6 (31.58%) WebDriver
4 2 (10.53%) Git (software)
4 2 (10.53%) SoapUI
General
1 6 (31.58%) Banking
1 6 (31.58%) Finance
2 2 (10.53%) Billing
Job Titles
1 9 (47.37%) Analyst
2 7 (36.84%) Business Analyst
3 6 (31.58%) Developer
3 6 (31.58%) Developer in Test
3 6 (31.58%) Software Developer
4 4 (21.05%) QA Automation Engineer
4 4 (21.05%) QA Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) Automation Test Analyst
5 2 (10.53%) Business IT Analyst
5 2 (10.53%) Development Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) IT Analyst
5 2 (10.53%) IT Business Analyst
5 2 (10.53%) QA Test Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) Software Development Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) Software Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) Software Test Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) Test Analyst
5 2 (10.53%) Test Automation Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) Test Development Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (52.63%) RESTful
2 6 (31.58%) Gherkin
2 6 (31.58%) WireMock
3 4 (21.05%) CSS
3 4 (21.05%) HTML
3 4 (21.05%) HTML5
3 4 (21.05%) Node.js
3 4 (21.05%) Web Services
4 2 (10.53%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (31.58%) Greenfield Project
2 5 (26.32%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (26.32%) User Experience
3 4 (21.05%) Mobile App
4 2 (10.53%) Self-Motivation
4 2 (10.53%) Smart Meter
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (63.16%) Test Automation
2 10 (52.63%) BDD
3 8 (42.11%) SDET
4 7 (36.84%) OO
4 7 (36.84%) Problem-Solving
5 6 (31.58%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (31.58%) API Testing
5 6 (31.58%) High Availability
5 6 (31.58%) Mentoring
5 6 (31.58%) Open Source
5 6 (31.58%) Software Engineering
6 5 (26.32%) Use Case
6 5 (26.32%) User Stories
7 4 (21.05%) User Acceptance Testing
8 3 (15.79%) QA Automation
8 3 (15.79%) Scrum
8 3 (15.79%) UML
8 3 (15.79%) Wireframes
9 2 (10.53%) Commercial Awareness
9 2 (10.53%) Customer-Centricity
Programming Languages
1 10 (52.63%) Java
2 4 (21.05%) JavaScript
3 2 (10.53%) C
3 2 (10.53%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (10.53%) IIBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (26.32%) QA