The table below looks at the statistics for Compatibility Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Compatibility Testing over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Compatibility Testing
Rank 312 329 328
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -1
Permanent jobs citing Compatibility Testing 2 5 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.018% 0.041% 0.033%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.022% 0.050% 0.041%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 0
Average salary £55,000 £37,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+46.66% -
UK excluding London average salary £35,500 £40,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
-11.25% +17.64%
Compatibility Testing
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
9069 9979 9645
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 81.57% 82.02% 80.44%
Number of salaries quoted 7756 8614 8791
Average salary £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £37,500 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £82,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Compatibility Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Compatibility Testing across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Compatibility Testing Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Compatibility Testing
Salary Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Compatibility Testing across the City of London region.

Compatibility Testing Salary Trend in the City of London

Compatibility Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the City of London region citing Compatibility Testing also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Compatibility Testing.

1 7 (87.50%) QA
2 5 (62.50%) Automated Testing
2 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (62.50%) TDD
2 5 (62.50%) JIRA
2 5 (62.50%) Manual Testing
3 3 (37.50%) SQL
3 3 (37.50%) HP Quality Center
4 2 (25.00%) Project Management
5 1 (12.50%) HTML
5 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
5 1 (12.50%) PHP
5 1 (12.50%) Software Testing
5 1 (12.50%) Marketing
5 1 (12.50%) Web Development
5 1 (12.50%) Symfony
5 1 (12.50%) Zend
5 1 (12.50%) CodeIgniter
5 1 (12.50%) Fat Client
5 1 (12.50%) Digital Marketing
5 1 (12.50%) PHP5
5 1 (12.50%) Integration Testing
5 1 (12.50%) Test Scripting
5 1 (12.50%) Electronic Trading
5 1 (12.50%) CSS
5 1 (12.50%) OO
5 1 (12.50%) RDBMS
5 1 (12.50%) ISEB
5 1 (12.50%) Citrix
5 1 (12.50%) TestDirector

Compatibility Testing
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the City of London region citing Compatibility Testing also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Compatibility Testing. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) RDBMS
1 1 (12.50%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (62.50%) JIRA
2 1 (12.50%) Git (software)
2 1 (12.50%) TestDirector
2 1 (12.50%) XDE
General
1 1 (12.50%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Tester
2 3 (37.50%) Analyst
2 3 (37.50%) Integration Tester
2 3 (37.50%) Automation Tester
3 2 (25.00%) QA Automation Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) Automation Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) QA Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) Integration Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) QA Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Head of Technology
4 1 (12.50%) Citrix Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Automation Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Test Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Technical Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Tester
4 1 (12.50%) Project Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) HTML
1 1 (12.50%) CSS
1 1 (12.50%) Symfony
1 1 (12.50%) CodeIgniter
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Thin Client
1 1 (12.50%) Fat Client
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (62.50%) TDD
1 5 (62.50%) Automated Testing
1 5 (62.50%) Manual Testing
2 2 (25.00%) Project Management
3 1 (12.50%) Regression Testing
3 1 (12.50%) MVC
3 1 (12.50%) Risk Management
3 1 (12.50%) Scrum
3 1 (12.50%) Mobile Device Management
3 1 (12.50%) Test Planning
3 1 (12.50%) OO
3 1 (12.50%) Software Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Web Development
3 1 (12.50%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (12.50%) Integration Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Test Scripting
3 1 (12.50%) Electronic Trading
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) SQL
2 1 (12.50%) PHP5
2 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
2 1 (12.50%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) ISEB
1 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
1 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
1 1 (12.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (87.50%) QA
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (37.50%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Citrix
1 1 (12.50%) VMware
1 1 (12.50%) Zend