Period
to 22 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in West Lothian 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 22 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Acceptance Criteria
Scotland > West Lothian
6 months to
22 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 42 - -
Rank change year-on-year - - -
Permanent jobs citing Acceptance Criteria 4 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Lothian 2.14% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.21% - -
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 0
West Lothian median annual salary £55,000 - -
Scotland median annual salary £46,500 £42,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +9.41% -10.53% +11.76%

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 West Lothian with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
West Lothian
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 181 84 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Lothian 96.79% 95.45% 82.05%
Number of salaries quoted 75 47 55
West Lothian median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - -4.19%
10th Percentile £29,000 £29,050 £28,950
90th Percentile £57,500 £50,000 £47,500
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,500
% change year-on-year - +1.12% +4.71%

Acceptance Criteria
Job Vacancy Trend in West Lothian

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

Job vacancy trend for Acceptance Criteria in West Lothian

Acceptance Criteria
Salary Trend in West Lothian

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

Salary trend for Acceptance Criteria in West Lothian

Acceptance Criteria
Job Locations in West Lothian

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Acceptance Criteria within the West Lothian region over the 6 months to 22 January 2019. 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
Livingston - 4 £55,000 - 1
Acceptance Criteria
Scotland

For the 6 months to 22 January 2019, 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 West Lothian region with a requirement for Acceptance Criteria.

1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (75.00%) PL/SQL
2 3 (75.00%) SQL
2 3 (75.00%) MS Visio
2 3 (75.00%) B2B
2 3 (75.00%) Business Analysis
2 3 (75.00%) Requirements Management
2 3 (75.00%) JIRA
2 3 (75.00%) Confluence
2 3 (75.00%) Balsamiq Mockups
2 3 (75.00%) Waterfall
2 3 (75.00%) User Stories
3 2 (50.00%) Telecoms
4 1 (25.00%) QA
4 1 (25.00%) Selenium
4 1 (25.00%) Performance Testing
4 1 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (25.00%) C#
4 1 (25.00%) Java
4 1 (25.00%) Broadband
4 1 (25.00%) Scrum

Acceptance Criteria
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Lothian 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 (75.00%) Confluence
Applications
1 3 (75.00%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) Broadband
Development Applications
1 3 (75.00%) Balsamiq Mockups
1 3 (75.00%) JIRA
2 1 (25.00%) Selenium
2 1 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (50.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Analyst
1 3 (75.00%) Technical Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) Telecoms Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Business Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Project Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Service Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Software Tester
3 1 (25.00%) Technical Business Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Technical Services Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Telecoms Business Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Telephony Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Tester
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) B2B
2 3 (75.00%) Business Analysis
2 3 (75.00%) Requirements Management
2 3 (75.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (75.00%) User Stories
2 3 (75.00%) Waterfall
3 1 (25.00%) Performance Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) PL/SQL
1 3 (75.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) C#
2 1 (25.00%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) QA