The table below looks at the statistics for Automation Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Fife region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Automation Testing over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Automation Testing
Rank 12 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Automation Testing 1 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Fife 2.78% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.23% - -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Average salary £30,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £40,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +11.11%
Automation 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
31 34 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Fife 86.11% 62.96% 83.33%
Number of salaries quoted 24 24 39
Average salary £33,500 £42,926 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.95% +3.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,300 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Automation Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Fife

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Automation Testing across the Fife region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Automation Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Fife

Automation Testing
Salary Trend in Fife

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

Automation Testing Salary Trend in Fife

Automation Testing
Top 6 Related IT Skills in Fife

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the Fife region citing Automation Testing also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Automation Testing.

1 2 (66.67%) ISEB
1 2 (66.67%) Requirements Analysis
1 2 (66.67%) Selenium
2 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (33.33%) Software Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development

Automation Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Fife by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the Fife region citing Automation Testing also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Automation Testing. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Selenium
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Lead Test Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Senior Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Senior Test Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Test Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Test Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Requirements Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Software Testing
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) ISEB