The table below looks at the statistics for Information Security skills in IT jobs advertised for the Fife region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Information Security over the 3 months to 24 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Security (InfoSec)
Rank 12 12 12
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 2 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Fife 4.26% 2.78% 2.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.88% 2.94% 2.44%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Median salary - - £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £53,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+6.00% +5.26%
Information Security
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 34 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Fife 87.23% 94.44% 89.13%
Number of salaries quoted 29 21 36
Median salary £31,500 £37,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-14.86% -10.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £70,000 £46,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Information Security
Jobs Demand Trend in Fife

The demand trend of job ads across the Fife region citing Information Security as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Information Security Jobs Demand Trend in Fife

Information Security
Salary Trend in Fife

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

Information Security Salary Trend in Fife

Information Security
Job Locations in Fife

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Information Security within the Fife region over the 3 months to 24 August 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Dunfermline - 2 - -
Information Security
Scotland

Information Security
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Fife

For the 6 months to 24 August 2016, IT jobs citing Information Security 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 Information Security.

1 5 (100.00%) C
1 5 (100.00%) C#
1 5 (100.00%) C++
1 5 (100.00%) Electronics
1 5 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 5 (100.00%) Degree
1 5 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 4 (80.00%) Computer Science
2 4 (80.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (80.00%) CSS
3 3 (60.00%) Coaching
4 1 (20.00%) Android
4 1 (20.00%) Waterfall
4 1 (20.00%) Windows
4 1 (20.00%) OO
4 1 (20.00%) OOD
4 1 (20.00%) Project Management
4 1 (20.00%) Java
4 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (20.00%) Mentoring

Information Security
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:

General
1 5 (100.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Software Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) C Software Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) C# Software Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) C/C++ Software Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) C++ Software Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Embedded Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Junior
2 1 (20.00%) Junior Embedded Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Junior Software Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Real Time Embedded Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Real Time Embedded Software Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Real Time Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Real Time Software Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Senior C Software Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Senior C# Software Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Android
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 5 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (60.00%) Coaching
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (20.00%) OO
3 1 (20.00%) OOD
3 1 (20.00%) Project Management
3 1 (20.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) C
1 5 (100.00%) C#
1 5 (100.00%) C++
2 4 (80.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (20.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) Degree