The table below looks at the statistics for Compatibility Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Compatibility Testing over the 3 months to 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Compatibility Testing
Rank 246 241 287
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +46
Permanent jobs citing Compatibility Testing 5 8 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.066% 0.11% 0.022%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.083% 0.14% 0.029%
Number of salaries quoted 5 8 2
Average salary £32,500 £47,500 £23,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-31.57% +106.52%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £46,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-19.35% +32.85%
Compatibility Testing
England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
6050 5578 6941
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 79.56% 77.93% 75.71%
Number of salaries quoted 4818 4726 5886
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

Compatibility Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

Compatibility Testing Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Compatibility Testing
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Compatibility Testing Salary Trend in the East of England

Compatibility Testing
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Compatibility Testing within the East of England region over the 3 months to 22 September 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridgeshire -2 5 £32,500 -31.57%
Compatibility Testing
England

Compatibility Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the East of England 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 11 (100.00%) ISEB
1 11 (100.00%) ISTQB
2 10 (90.91%) HTTP
2 10 (90.91%) JIRA
2 10 (90.91%) QA
2 10 (90.91%) Selenium
2 10 (90.91%) Test Scripting
2 10 (90.91%) Manual Testing
2 10 (90.91%) Scrum
2 10 (90.91%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (90.91%) TDD
2 10 (90.91%) Automated Testing
2 10 (90.91%) HTML
2 10 (90.91%) JavaScript
2 10 (90.91%) CSS
2 10 (90.91%) Internet
3 8 (72.73%) Mentoring
4 3 (27.27%) Web Testing
5 1 (9.09%) System Testing
5 1 (9.09%) Android
5 1 (9.09%) Atmel
5 1 (9.09%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (9.09%) Degree
5 1 (9.09%) Performance Testing
5 1 (9.09%) Regression Testing
5 1 (9.09%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (9.09%) Wireless
5 1 (9.09%) Windows
5 1 (9.09%) Linux
5 1 (9.09%) Software Testing

Compatibility Testing
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the East of England 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.

Communications & Networking
1 10 (90.91%) HTTP
1 10 (90.91%) Internet
2 1 (9.09%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (9.09%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 10 (90.91%) JIRA
1 10 (90.91%) Selenium
Job Titles
1 7 (63.64%) QA Engineer
1 7 (63.64%) Senior QA Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) Analyst
2 3 (27.27%) Test Analyst
2 3 (27.27%) Software Test Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Test Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (90.91%) HTML
1 10 (90.91%) CSS
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) Android
1 1 (9.09%) Windows
1 1 (9.09%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (90.91%) Test Scripting
1 10 (90.91%) Manual Testing
1 10 (90.91%) Scrum
1 10 (90.91%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (90.91%) TDD
1 10 (90.91%) Automated Testing
2 8 (72.73%) Mentoring
3 3 (27.27%) Web Testing
4 1 (9.09%) System Testing
4 1 (9.09%) Performance Testing
4 1 (9.09%) Regression Testing
4 1 (9.09%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (90.91%) JavaScript
2 1 (9.09%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 11 (100.00%) ISEB
1 11 (100.00%) ISTQB
2 1 (9.09%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (9.09%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (90.91%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (9.09%) Atmel