The table below looks at the statistics for Compatibility Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Compatibility Testing over the 3 months to 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Compatibility Testing
Rank 93 101 -
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -
Permanent jobs citing Compatibility Testing 6 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.44% 0.15% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.52% 0.18% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 0
Average salary £27,000 £33,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.18% -
UK excluding London average salary £35,500 £30,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+18.33% -7.69%
Compatibility Testing
Scotland

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1146 1132 949
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 84.45% 82.99% 83.25%
Number of salaries quoted 754 736 624
Average salary £44,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £60,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Compatibility Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

Compatibility Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Compatibility Testing
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Compatibility Testing Salary Trend in Edinburgh

Compatibility Testing
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Compatibility Testing across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 23 January 2015.

Compatibility Testing Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Compatibility Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 6 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 5 (62.50%) CSS
2 5 (62.50%) HTML
2 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (62.50%) Marketing
2 5 (62.50%) Photography
2 5 (62.50%) Big Data
2 5 (62.50%) WordPress
3 3 (37.50%) HTML5
3 3 (37.50%) Waterfall
3 3 (37.50%) Fiddler
3 3 (37.50%) System Testing
3 3 (37.50%) Big Data Analytics
3 3 (37.50%) Data Analytics
3 3 (37.50%) Analytics
3 3 (37.50%) Mobile App
3 3 (37.50%) FogBugz
3 3 (37.50%) People Management
3 3 (37.50%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 3 (37.50%) JIRA
3 3 (37.50%) QA
3 3 (37.50%) Selenium
3 3 (37.50%) Automated Testing
3 3 (37.50%) Ruby
3 3 (37.50%) Pay per click
3 3 (37.50%) Bugzilla
3 3 (37.50%) XML
3 3 (37.50%) OO
3 3 (37.50%) Python
3 3 (37.50%) Adobe

Compatibility Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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.

Application Platforms
1 5 (62.50%) WordPress
Applications
1 3 (37.50%) Adobe Creative Suite
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (62.50%) Big Data
2 3 (37.50%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (37.50%) Fiddler
1 3 (37.50%) FogBugz
1 3 (37.50%) JIRA
1 3 (37.50%) Selenium
1 3 (37.50%) Bugzilla
General
1 5 (62.50%) Marketing
2 2 (25.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Designer
1 3 (37.50%) Web Designer
1 3 (37.50%) Test Manager
2 2 (25.00%) Design Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Digital Design Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Software Test Manager
2 2 (25.00%) Software Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (62.50%) CSS
1 5 (62.50%) HTML
2 3 (37.50%) HTML5
2 3 (37.50%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (62.50%) Photography
2 3 (37.50%) Mobile App
3 2 (25.00%) Blog
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (37.50%) Waterfall
2 3 (37.50%) System Testing
2 3 (37.50%) Big Data Analytics
2 3 (37.50%) Data Analytics
2 3 (37.50%) Analytics
2 3 (37.50%) People Management
2 3 (37.50%) Automated Testing
2 3 (37.50%) Pay per click
2 3 (37.50%) OO
Programming Languages
1 6 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (37.50%) Ruby
2 3 (37.50%) Python
2 3 (37.50%) Perl
2 3 (37.50%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (37.50%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Adobe