The table below looks at the statistics for Automated Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Fife region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Automated Testing over the 3 months to 30 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Automated Testing
Rank 12 - 10
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 2 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Fife 4.00% - 7.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.65% - 8.11%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 3
Median salary £30,000 - £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,063 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+0.15% +14.28%
Automated Testing
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Fife region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Fife
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
43 37 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Fife 86.00% 88.10% 88.10%
Number of salaries quoted 35 27 29
Median salary £35,000 £36,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.77% -15.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £70,000 £43,640
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Automated Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Fife

The demand trend of job ads across the Fife region citing Automated Testing as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Automated Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Fife

Automated Testing
Salary Trend in Fife

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Automated Testing across the Fife region.

Automated Testing Salary Trend in Fife

Automated Testing
Salary Histogram in Fife

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Automated Testing across the Fife region over the 3 months to 30 September 2016.

Automated Testing Salary Histogram in Fife

Automated Testing
Job Locations in Fife

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Automated Testing within the Fife region over the 3 months to 30 September 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Dunfermline - 1 £40,000 -
Automated Testing
Scotland

Automated Testing
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Fife

For the 6 months to 30 September 2016, IT jobs citing Automated Testing 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 Fife region with a requirement for Automated Testing.

1 3 (100.00%) Python
1 3 (100.00%) Manual Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Software Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Degree
2 2 (66.67%) Computer Science
3 1 (33.33%) QA
3 1 (33.33%) Selenium
3 1 (33.33%) Mathematics
3 1 (33.33%) Physics
3 1 (33.33%) ISTQB
3 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 1 (33.33%) ISEB
3 1 (33.33%) HP UFT
3 1 (33.33%) Electronics
3 1 (33.33%) Bugzilla
3 1 (33.33%) Perl
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) MS Office
3 1 (33.33%) Unix
3 1 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) Test Automation
3 1 (33.33%) Cucumber
3 1 (33.33%) REST
3 1 (33.33%) Gherkin
3 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (33.33%) Robot Framework

Automated Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Fife 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 1 (33.33%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Bugzilla
1 1 (33.33%) Cucumber
1 1 (33.33%) HP UFT
1 1 (33.33%) Robot Framework
1 1 (33.33%) Selenium
General
1 1 (33.33%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Test Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Graduate
2 1 (33.33%) Graduate Test Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Junior
2 1 (33.33%) Junior Test Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Linux Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Verification Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Software Test Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Software Verification Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Verification Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) Gherkin
1 1 (33.33%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Computer Science
2 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (33.33%) Mathematics
2 1 (33.33%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Unix
2 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Manual Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Software Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Python
2 1 (33.33%) Perl
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) Degree
2 1 (33.33%) ISEB
2 1 (33.33%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) QA