The table below looks at the statistics for Manual Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Fife region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Manual Testing over the 3 months to 6 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Manual Testing
Rank 5 - 9
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Manual Testing 5 0 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Fife 18.52% - 10.94%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 19.23% - 11.86%
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 0
Median salary £27,500 - -
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year
- +4.47%
Manual 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
26 33 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Fife 96.30% 84.62% 92.19%
Number of salaries quoted 23 25 40
Median salary £43,349 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.37% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £30,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £55,000 £42,926
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Manual Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Fife

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

Manual Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Fife

Manual Testing
Salary Trend in Fife

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

Manual Testing Salary Trend in Fife

Manual Testing
Job Locations in Fife

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Manual Testing within the Fife region over the 3 months to 6 December 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 - 4 £27,500 -
Manual Testing
Scotland

Manual Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Fife

For the 6 months to 6 December 2016, IT jobs citing Manual 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 Manual Testing.

1 6 (66.67%) Degree
2 5 (55.56%) Automated Testing
2 5 (55.56%) QA
3 4 (44.44%) ISTQB
3 4 (44.44%) ISEB
3 4 (44.44%) Linux
4 3 (33.33%) Python
4 3 (33.33%) TCP/IP
4 3 (33.33%) SQL
4 3 (33.33%) MS Office
4 3 (33.33%) EMV
4 3 (33.33%) Chip and PIN
4 3 (33.33%) Smartcard
4 3 (33.33%) Banking
5 2 (22.22%) Software Testing
5 2 (22.22%) Computer Science
5 2 (22.22%) Finance
5 2 (22.22%) MS Excel
6 1 (11.11%) Perl
6 1 (11.11%) Unix
6 1 (11.11%) Windows
6 1 (11.11%) Regression Testing
6 1 (11.11%) Electronics
6 1 (11.11%) Software Engineering
6 1 (11.11%) JIRA
6 1 (11.11%) Mathematics
6 1 (11.11%) Physics
6 1 (11.11%) Bugzilla
6 1 (11.11%) HP UFT
6 1 (11.11%) Selenium

Manual 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (11.11%) Confluence
Applications
1 3 (33.33%) MS Office
2 2 (22.22%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (33.33%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Bugzilla
1 1 (11.11%) Cucumber
1 1 (11.11%) HP UFT
1 1 (11.11%) JIRA
1 1 (11.11%) Robot Framework
1 1 (11.11%) Selenium
General
1 3 (33.33%) Banking
2 2 (22.22%) Finance
3 1 (11.11%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) QA Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Software QA Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Software Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Software Test Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Test Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Test Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Graduate
4 1 (11.11%) Graduate Test Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Junior
4 1 (11.11%) Junior Test Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Linux Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Verification Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Software Test Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Software Verification Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Verification Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) Gherkin
1 1 (11.11%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Chip and PIN
1 3 (33.33%) EMV
1 3 (33.33%) Smartcard
2 2 (22.22%) Computer Science
3 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (11.11%) Mathematics
3 1 (11.11%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 4 (44.44%) Linux
2 1 (11.11%) Unix
2 1 (11.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Automated Testing
2 2 (22.22%) Software Testing
3 1 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (11.11%) QMS
3 1 (11.11%) Regression Testing
3 1 (11.11%) Software Engineering
3 1 (11.11%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 3 (33.33%) Python
1 3 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (11.11%) Perl
Qualifications
1 6 (66.67%) Degree
2 4 (44.44%) ISEB
2 4 (44.44%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (55.56%) QA