Period
to 19 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Test Engineer was £36,250 in advertised job vacancies in Dunfermline during the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Test Engineer
Fife > Dunfermline
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 8 - -
Rank change year-on-year - - +12
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Engineer 3 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Dunfermline 12.00% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 12.00% - -
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 0
Dunfermline median annual salary £36,250 - -
Fife median annual salary £36,250 £31,500 -
% change year-on-year +15.08% - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Dunfermline. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Dunfermline
Permanent vacancies in Dunfermline with a recognized job title 25 40 38
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 100.00% 97.56% 92.68%
Number of salaries quoted 22 36 30
Dunfermline median annual salary £34,875 £37,500 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.00% -1.32% +1.33%
10th Percentile £18,750 £26,250 £29,550
90th Percentile £47,500 £48,750 £44,688
Fife median annual salary £37,092 £32,500 £36,750
% change year-on-year +14.13% -11.56% +5.00%

Test Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Dunfermline

Job postings that featured Test Engineer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Dunfermline.

Job vacancy trend for Test Engineer in Dunfermline

Test Engineer
Salary Trend in Dunfermline

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Test Engineer in Dunfermline.

Salary trend for Test Engineer in Dunfermline

Test Engineer Skill Set
Top 21 Co-occurring IT Skills in Dunfermline

For the 6 months to 19 November 2017, Test Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Dunfermline region featuring Test Engineer in the job title.

1 3 (100.00%) Python
2 2 (66.67%) C
2 2 (66.67%) C#
2 2 (66.67%) QA
2 2 (66.67%) Test Automation
2 2 (66.67%) QA Automation
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
3 1 (33.33%) RESTful
3 1 (33.33%) WPF
3 1 (33.33%) Test Scripting
3 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 1 (33.33%) C++
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) .NET
3 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio
3 1 (33.33%) EMV
3 1 (33.33%) Chip and PIN
3 1 (33.33%) XAML
3 1 (33.33%) Manufacturing
3 1 (33.33%) Validation
3 1 (33.33%) APACS

Test Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Dunfermline 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:

Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (33.33%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) .NET
1 1 (33.33%) RESTful
1 1 (33.33%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) APACS
1 1 (33.33%) Chip and PIN
1 1 (33.33%) EMV
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) QA Automation
1 2 (66.67%) Test Automation
2 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 1 (33.33%) Test Scripting
2 1 (33.33%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Python
2 2 (66.67%) C
2 2 (66.67%) C#
3 1 (33.33%) C++
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) XAML
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) QA