The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Fife with a requirement for Manual Testing skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Manual Testing over the 3 months to 25 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Manual Testing
Scotland / Fife
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 15 -
Permanent jobs citing Manual Testing 0 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Fife - 2.33% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 2.50% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 0
Median salary - £24,500 -
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

Manual Testing 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 40 33
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Fife 88.46% 93.02% 94.29%
Number of salaries quoted 17 27 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 £27,450 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £42,926 £42,750
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Manual Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Fife

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

Job vacancy trend for Manual Testing 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 in Fife.

Salary trend for Manual Testing in Fife

For the 6 months to 25 June 2017, 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 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) ISEB
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Banking
1 1 (100.00%) ISTQB
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation

Manual Testing
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:

Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
General
1 1 (100.00%) Banking
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Software Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Software Test Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Software Tester
1 1 (100.00%) Test Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Tester
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) ISEB
1 1 (100.00%) ISTQB