The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Fife with a requirement for Continuous Improvement skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Continuous Improvement over the 3 months to 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Continual Improvement
Scotland / Fife
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 11 11
Permanent jobs citing Continuous Improvement 0 6 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Fife - 13.33% 2.86%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 14.29% 3.03%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 0
Median salary - £27,500 -
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.55% -  

Continuous Improvement is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Fife with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Fife
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 23 42 33
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Fife 88.46% 93.33% 94.29%
Number of salaries quoted 17 28 25
Median salary £38,569 £31,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +22.43% -16.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £42,926 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Continuous Improvement
Job Vacancy Trend in Fife

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Fife citing Continuous Improvement as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Continuous Improvement 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 in Fife.

Salary trend for Continuous Improvement in Fife

For the 6 months to 28 June 2017, IT jobs citing Continuous Improvement 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 Continuous Improvement.

1 2 (100.00%) Electronics
2 1 (50.00%) Cadence
2 1 (50.00%) Xilinx
2 1 (50.00%) Altera
2 1 (50.00%) Functional Testing
2 1 (50.00%) ISO 13485
2 1 (50.00%) Prototyping
2 1 (50.00%) HND

Continuous Improvement
Co-occurring 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 2 (100.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Electronics Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Electronics Hardware Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Electronics Technician
1 1 (50.00%) Hardware Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Test Technician
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Functional Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Prototyping
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) ISO 13485
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Altera
1 1 (50.00%) Cadence
1 1 (50.00%) Xilinx