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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Continual Improvement
Rank 12 12 25
Rank change year-on-year
0 +13
Permanent jobs citing Continuous Improvement 4 9 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Fife 7.14% 13.24% 1.89%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.00% 14.75% 2.22%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 1
Average salary £37,500 - £38,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,551 £44,500
% change year-on-year
-1.20% +2.36%
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
40 61 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Fife 71.43% 89.71% 84.91%
Number of salaries quoted 28 32 30
Average salary £37,500 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,025 £26,400
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £38,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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
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 30 January 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 - 4 £37,500 - 2
Continuous Improvement
Scotland

Continuous Improvement
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Fife

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 (71.43%) ISEB
1 5 (71.43%) QA
2 3 (42.86%) Performance Improvement
2 3 (42.86%) Test Strategy
2 3 (42.86%) Test Planning
3 2 (28.57%) ISTQB
4 1 (14.29%) Operations Management
4 1 (14.29%) Fujitsu
4 1 (14.29%) HND
4 1 (14.29%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (14.29%) Retail
4 1 (14.29%) Billing
4 1 (14.29%) Electronics
4 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
4 1 (14.29%) Workflow
4 1 (14.29%) Finance
4 1 (14.29%) Coaching
4 1 (14.29%) Performance Management
4 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
4 1 (14.29%) Spreadsheet

Continuous Improvement
Top Related IT Skills in Fife by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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.

Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (14.29%) Spreadsheet
General
1 1 (14.29%) Retail
1 1 (14.29%) Billing
1 1 (14.29%) Electronics
1 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Quality Engineer
1 5 (71.43%) QA Engineer
2 3 (42.86%) Senior QA Engineer
2 3 (42.86%) Senior Quality Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Performance Improvement
1 3 (42.86%) Test Strategy
1 3 (42.86%) Test Planning
2 1 (14.29%) Operations Management
2 1 (14.29%) Workflow
2 1 (14.29%) Coaching
2 1 (14.29%) Performance Management
Qualifications
1 5 (71.43%) ISEB
2 2 (28.57%) ISTQB
3 1 (14.29%) HND
3 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (71.43%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Fujitsu
Dunfermline, Fife
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Dunfermline, Fife
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago