Period
to 14 November 2018

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 14 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Acceptance Criteria
Scotland > West Lothian
6 months to
14 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 45 - -
Rank change year-on-year - - -
Permanent jobs citing Acceptance Criteria 2 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Lothian 1.04% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.07% - -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
West Lothian median annual salary £31,500 - -
Scotland median annual salary £46,500 £50,000 £46,000
% change year-on-year -7.00% +8.70% -8.00%

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 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 187 76 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Lothian 97.40% 91.57% 77.53%
Number of salaries quoted 61 45 56
West Lothian median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -7.98%
10th Percentile £24,000 £24,900 £25,125
90th Percentile £52,500 £55,750 £47,500
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £44,500 £43,500
% change year-on-year +1.12% +2.30% +2.35%

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 14 November 2018. 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
Bathgate - 1 £31,500 -
Livingston - 1 - -
Acceptance Criteria
Scotland

For the 6 months to 14 November 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 West Lothian region with a requirement for Acceptance Criteria.

1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Selenium
1 2 (100.00%) Performance Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Load Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (50.00%) Scenario Testing
2 1 (50.00%) QA
2 1 (50.00%) MVC
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET

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:

Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Selenium
2 1 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Software Tester
1 2 (100.00%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Performance Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Load Testing
2 1 (50.00%) MVC
2 1 (50.00%) Scenario Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum
2 1 (50.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) QA