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 20 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Automated Testing
Scotland / Fife
Rank 5 12 5
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -7
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 5 1 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Fife 20.83% 2.63% 16.98%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 21.74% 3.45% 18.75%
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 1
Median salary £27,500 £32,000 £33,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-14.06% -3.03%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +13.33%

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
23 29 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Fife 95.83% 76.32% 90.57%
Number of salaries quoted 21 22 32
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £29,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £46,600
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 20 January 2017.

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 20 January 2017. 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 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 - 5 £27,500 -
Automated Testing
Scotland

Automated Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Fife

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, 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 5 (83.33%) SQL
1 5 (83.33%) Manual Testing
2 4 (66.67%) Banking
2 4 (66.67%) MS Office
2 4 (66.67%) Linux
2 4 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 4 (66.67%) TCP/IP
2 4 (66.67%) ISEB
2 4 (66.67%) Finance
2 4 (66.67%) ISTQB
3 1 (16.67%) ERP
3 1 (16.67%) SOA
3 1 (16.67%) OO
3 1 (16.67%) Python
3 1 (16.67%) CSS
3 1 (16.67%) Servlets
3 1 (16.67%) HTML
3 1 (16.67%) Java
3 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
3 1 (16.67%) Perl
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (16.67%) MVC
3 1 (16.67%) Electronics
3 1 (16.67%) Java EE
3 1 (16.67%) Degree
3 1 (16.67%) Mathematics
3 1 (16.67%) Physics
3 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
3 1 (16.67%) QA
3 1 (16.67%) Performance Testing

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 4 (66.67%) MS Excel
1 4 (66.67%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 4 (66.67%) TCP/IP
General
1 4 (66.67%) Banking
1 4 (66.67%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Analyst
1 4 (66.67%) Software Analyst
1 4 (66.67%) Software Test Analyst
1 4 (66.67%) Test Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Software Tester
2 2 (33.33%) Tester
3 1 (16.67%) Graduate
3 1 (16.67%) Graduate Test Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Java Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Java Software Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Junior
3 1 (16.67%) Junior Test Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Java Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Java Software Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Software Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Software Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) CSS
1 1 (16.67%) HTML
1 1 (16.67%) Java EE
1 1 (16.67%) JPA
1 1 (16.67%) JSF
1 1 (16.67%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
1 1 (16.67%) Mathematics
1 1 (16.67%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Manual Testing
2 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (16.67%) ERP
2 1 (16.67%) MVC
2 1 (16.67%) OO
2 1 (16.67%) Performance Testing
2 1 (16.67%) SOA
2 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) SQL
2 1 (16.67%) Java
2 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
2 1 (16.67%) Perl
2 1 (16.67%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (66.67%) ISEB
1 4 (66.67%) ISTQB
2 1 (16.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) QA