The first table below looks at the demand 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 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Edinburgh region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Compatibility Testing
Rank 100 90 87
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -3
Permanent jobs citing Compatibility Testing 5 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.34% 0.083% 0.087%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.41% 0.098% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 0
Average salary £50,000 £35,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+42.85% -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £41,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-9.63% +18.57%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1228 1023 902
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 83.20% 84.76% 78.23%
Number of salaries quoted 810 638 615
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
Compatibility Testing
Scotland

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
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, 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 7 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 7 (100.00%) Waterfall
2 6 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (85.71%) FogBugz
2 6 (85.71%) Fiddler
2 6 (85.71%) System Testing
2 6 (85.71%) JIRA
2 6 (85.71%) QA
2 6 (85.71%) Selenium
2 6 (85.71%) Bugzilla
3 5 (71.43%) Mobile App
4 4 (57.14%) JavaScript
4 4 (57.14%) Python
5 3 (42.86%) Perl
5 3 (42.86%) Ruby
6 1 (14.29%) Scrum
6 1 (14.29%) VBScript
6 1 (14.29%) QuickTest Pro
6 1 (14.29%) HP Quality Center
6 1 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (14.29%) Web Testing

Compatibility Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, 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.

Development Applications
1 6 (85.71%) FogBugz
1 6 (85.71%) Fiddler
1 6 (85.71%) JIRA
1 6 (85.71%) Selenium
1 6 (85.71%) Bugzilla
2 1 (14.29%) QuickTest Pro
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Test Manager
2 3 (42.86%) Release Manager
3 2 (28.57%) QA Manager
4 1 (14.29%) Software Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Test Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Software Test Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Software Test Manager
4 1 (14.29%) Software Manager
Miscellaneous
1 5 (71.43%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 7 (100.00%) Waterfall
2 6 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (85.71%) System Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Scrum
3 1 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) JavaScript
1 4 (57.14%) Python
2 3 (42.86%) Perl
2 3 (42.86%) Ruby
3 1 (14.29%) VBScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (85.71%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) HP Quality Center