The first table below looks at the demand for Degree in IT jobs advertised for the Fife region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Degree over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the Fife region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Degree
Rank 4 1 14
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +13
Permanent jobs citing Degree 17 29 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Fife 22.97% 60.42% 14.13%
As % of the Qualifications category 65.38% 96.67% 81.25%
Number of salaries quoted 10 25 12
Average salary £44,250 £39,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.46% +11.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,500 £33,436 £27,550
10% offered a salary of more than £48,650 £150,000 £39,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Qualifications Category
Fife
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
26 30 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Fife 35.14% 62.50% 17.39%
Number of salaries quoted 14 26 15
Average salary £45,000 £38,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.42% +8.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £35,300 £27,950
10% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £38,650 £150,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Degree
Scotland

Degree
Jobs Demand Trend in Fife

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Degree across the Fife region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

Degree Jobs Demand Trend in Fife

Degree
Salary Trend in Fife

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

Degree Salary Trend in Fife

Degree
Salary Histogram in Fife

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Degree across the Fife region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Degree Salary Histogram in Fife

Degree
Job Locations in Fife

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Degree within the Fife region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Glenrothes -1 7 £45,000 -70.00%
Dunfermline -9 2 £43,250 +10.89%
Degree
Scotland

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Fife

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Fife region citing Degree 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 Degree.

1 20 (38.46%) Manufacturing
2 19 (36.54%) C
3 17 (32.69%) Electronics
4 16 (30.77%) Six Sigma
5 15 (28.85%) Computer Science
5 15 (28.85%) Security Cleared
6 14 (26.92%) Aerospace
6 14 (26.92%) Military
6 14 (26.92%) .NET
6 14 (26.92%) SAP
6 14 (26.92%) HND
7 13 (25.00%) Java
7 13 (25.00%) Lean Manufacturing
7 13 (25.00%) Software Engineering
7 13 (25.00%) Carbide.c++
8 12 (23.08%) QA
8 12 (23.08%) C++
9 11 (21.15%) C#
9 11 (21.15%) SC Cleared
10 10 (19.23%) Microsoft
11 9 (17.31%) CISSP
11 9 (17.31%) Configuration Management
11 9 (17.31%) SQL
11 9 (17.31%) Time Management
11 9 (17.31%) ISO/IEC 27001
11 9 (17.31%) Management Information System
11 9 (17.31%) CISM
11 9 (17.31%) Information Assurance
11 9 (17.31%) DV Cleared
12 8 (15.38%) Business Continuity

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Fife by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Fife region citing Degree 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 Degree. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (9.62%) WebLogic
Applications
1 3 (5.77%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (3.85%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.85%) MS Project
2 2 (3.85%) MS Office
3 1 (1.92%) AutoCAD
3 1 (1.92%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.92%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (3.85%) SAP ERP
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.85%) Internet
1 2 (3.85%) ATM
2 1 (1.92%) GPRS
2 1 (1.92%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (9.62%) Data Warehouse
1 5 (9.62%) Oracle Database
2 3 (5.77%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.92%) RDBMS
3 1 (1.92%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 13 (25.00%) Carbide.c++
2 5 (9.62%) Eclipse
3 4 (7.69%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.92%) JUnit
4 1 (1.92%) Maven
4 1 (1.92%) Subversion
4 1 (1.92%) Selenium
4 1 (1.92%) Eclipse RCP
General
1 20 (38.46%) Manufacturing
2 17 (32.69%) Electronics
3 14 (26.92%) Aerospace
3 14 (26.92%) Military
4 3 (5.77%) Banking
4 3 (5.77%) Finance
5 1 (1.92%) Legal
Job Titles
1 8 (15.38%) Coordinator
2 7 (13.46%) Test Engineer
3 6 (11.54%) Auditor
3 6 (11.54%) Software Engineer
3 6 (11.54%) Developer
4 4 (7.69%) Testing Engineer
4 4 (7.69%) Programmer
4 4 (7.69%) Senior Test Engineer
5 2 (3.85%) Information Security Officer
5 2 (3.85%) Security Officer
5 2 (3.85%) Programme Manager
5 2 (3.85%) Oracle Developer
5 2 (3.85%) C++ Developer
5 2 (3.85%) Software Developer
6 1 (1.92%) Architect
6 1 (1.92%) Analyst
6 1 (1.92%) Test Manager
6 1 (1.92%) Test Analyst
6 1 (1.92%) Technical Architect
6 1 (1.92%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (26.92%) .NET
2 3 (5.77%) HTML
2 3 (5.77%) ASP.NET
2 3 (5.77%) .NET Framework
3 2 (3.85%) Hibernate
3 2 (3.85%) JSF
3 2 (3.85%) CSS
3 2 (3.85%) JavaBeans
4 1 (1.92%) JSP
4 1 (1.92%) Servlets
4 1 (1.92%) Web Services
4 1 (1.92%) RESTful
4 1 (1.92%) JPA
4 1 (1.92%) Facelets
Miscellaneous
1 15 (28.85%) Computer Science
2 9 (17.31%) Management Information System
3 8 (15.38%) Mathematics
4 1 (1.92%) RMADS
4 1 (1.92%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 5 (9.62%) Windows
2 2 (3.85%) Linux
3 1 (1.92%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (30.77%) Six Sigma
2 13 (25.00%) Lean Manufacturing
2 13 (25.00%) Software Engineering
3 9 (17.31%) Configuration Management
3 9 (17.31%) Time Management
3 9 (17.31%) Information Assurance
4 8 (15.38%) Business Continuity
5 7 (13.46%) ERP
5 7 (13.46%) UML
5 7 (13.46%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (13.46%) TOGAF
5 7 (13.46%) Disaster Recovery
6 6 (11.54%) Continuous Improvement
6 6 (11.54%) Performance Engineering
6 6 (11.54%) OO
6 6 (11.54%) ITIL
7 5 (9.62%) Automated Testing
7 5 (9.62%) Requirements Management
7 5 (9.62%) Quality Management
7 5 (9.62%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 19 (36.54%) C
2 13 (25.00%) Java
3 12 (23.08%) C++
4 11 (21.15%) C#
5 9 (17.31%) SQL
6 7 (13.46%) PL/SQL
7 6 (11.54%) VB
7 6 (11.54%) JavaScript
8 5 (9.62%) Python
9 4 (7.69%) Delphi
10 3 (5.77%) Embedded C++
11 2 (3.85%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 15 (28.85%) Security Cleared
2 14 (26.92%) HND
3 11 (21.15%) SC Cleared
4 9 (17.31%) CISSP
4 9 (17.31%) CISM
4 9 (17.31%) DV Cleared
5 7 (13.46%) BC Cleared
5 7 (13.46%) CISA
6 4 (7.69%) CCA
7 1 (1.92%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (1.92%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (23.08%) QA
2 9 (17.31%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 8 (15.38%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 7 (13.46%) COBIT
4 7 (13.46%) BS25999
Vendors
1 14 (26.92%) SAP
2 10 (19.23%) Microsoft
3 7 (13.46%) Oracle
4 1 (1.92%) JBoss