The table below looks at the statistics for Continuous Improvement skills in IT jobs advertised for the Fife region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Continuous Improvement over the 3 months to 31 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Continual Improvement
Rank 14 17 16
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -1
Permanent jobs citing Continuous Improvement 2 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Fife 3.33% 2.99% 2.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.71% 3.64% 2.38%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 0
Average salary £34,000 £37,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.33% -
UK excluding London average salary £46,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +5.88%
Continuous Improvement
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
35 55 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Fife 58.33% 82.09% 91.30%
Number of salaries quoted 28 34 29
Average salary £42,463 £42,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.08% +11.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £150,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,507 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.36% +6.25%

Continuous Improvement
Jobs Demand Trend in Fife

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

Continuous Improvement Jobs Demand Trend in Fife

Continuous Improvement
Salary Trend in Fife

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

Continuous Improvement Salary Trend in Fife

Continuous Improvement
Salary Histogram in Fife

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Continuous Improvement across the Fife region over the 3 months to 31 March 2015.

Continuous Improvement Salary Histogram in Fife

Continuous Improvement
Job Locations in Fife

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Continuous Improvement within the Fife region over the 3 months to 31 March 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Dunfermline -5 1 £27,500 -26.66%
Continuous Improvement
Scotland

Continuous Improvement
Top 15 Related IT Skills in Fife

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT jobs across the Fife region citing Continuous Improvement 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 Continuous Improvement.

1 5 (83.33%) ISEB
1 5 (83.33%) QA
2 3 (50.00%) Performance Improvement
2 3 (50.00%) Test Strategy
2 3 (50.00%) Test Planning
3 2 (33.33%) ISTQB
4 1 (16.67%) Web Development
4 1 (16.67%) Android
4 1 (16.67%) HTML5
4 1 (16.67%) Ruby
4 1 (16.67%) C#
4 1 (16.67%) C++
4 1 (16.67%) HTML
4 1 (16.67%) UNIX
4 1 (16.67%) Linux

Continuous Improvement
Top Related IT Skills in Fife by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT jobs across the Fife region citing Continuous Improvement 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 Continuous Improvement. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) QA Engineer
1 5 (83.33%) Quality Engineer
2 3 (50.00%) Senior QA Engineer
2 3 (50.00%) Senior Quality Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Software Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Software Development Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) HTML
1 1 (16.67%) HTML5
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) UNIX
1 1 (16.67%) Linux
1 1 (16.67%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Performance Improvement
1 3 (50.00%) Test Strategy
1 3 (50.00%) Test Planning
2 1 (16.67%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) C#
1 1 (16.67%) C++
1 1 (16.67%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 5 (83.33%) ISEB
2 2 (33.33%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (83.33%) QA