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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Automation Testing over the 3 months to 27 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Automation Testing
Rank 10 11 -
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -
Permanent jobs citing Automation Testing 6 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Fife 13.64% 2.86% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 14.63% 3.13% -
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 0
Median salary £31,500 £42,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
-25.88% -
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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
41 32 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Fife 93.18% 91.43% 78.79%
Number of salaries quoted 28 24 49
Median salary £31,500 £37,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-16.00% -9.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,300 £31,500 £30,600
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £70,000 £42,926
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Automation Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Fife

The demand trend of job ads across the Fife region citing Automation Testing as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 11 Related IT Skills in Fife

For the 6 months to 27 June 2016, IT jobs citing Automation 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 Automation Testing.

1 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (83.33%) Software Testing
1 5 (83.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (16.67%) Degree
2 1 (16.67%) QA
2 1 (16.67%) Bash Shell
2 1 (16.67%) Perl
2 1 (16.67%) Windows
2 1 (16.67%) Linux
2 1 (16.67%) Python
2 1 (16.67%) Mac OS X

Automation 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:

Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Test Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (83.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Linux
1 1 (16.67%) Mac OS X
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (83.33%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) Bash Shell
1 1 (16.67%) Perl
1 1 (16.67%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) QA