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

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Compatibility Testing
Rank 744 845 808
Rank change year-on-year
+101 -37
Permanent jobs citing Compatibility Testing 134 56 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.13% 0.051% 0.046%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.15% 0.061% 0.057%
Number of salaries quoted 126 38 31
Average salary £39,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.33% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,250 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +20.83%
Compatibility Testing
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the England region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
87191 91296 82288
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 84.48% 82.73% 80.93%
Number of salaries quoted 72102 74533 68537
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £74,100
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.25%

Compatibility Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Compatibility Testing Jobs Demand Trend in England

Compatibility Testing
Salary Trend in England

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

Compatibility Testing Salary Trend in England

Compatibility Testing
Salary Histogram in England

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

Compatibility Testing Salary Histogram in England

Compatibility Testing
Job Locations in 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 England region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015. 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
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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
South East +57 51 £39,000 -2.50% 7
Yorkshire +25 35 £45,000 +20.00% 1
North West - 22 £37,500 - 4
London +15 14 £45,000 +7.14% 3
South West - 8 £30,000 - 1
West Midlands -12 3 £32,500 -13.33%
East of England +1 1 £35,000 +7.69% 1
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Compatibility Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the 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.

1 191 (73.18%) Agile Software Development
2 154 (59.00%) Regression Testing
3 133 (50.96%) Integration Testing
4 129 (49.43%) SQL
5 114 (43.68%) SDLC
6 110 (42.15%) Java
7 107 (41.00%) ISEB
8 106 (40.61%) QA
9 100 (38.31%) TDD
10 98 (37.55%) Web Services
11 95 (36.40%) System Integration Testing
12 80 (30.65%) Automated Testing
13 76 (29.12%) System Testing
14 65 (24.90%) Test Scripting
15 62 (23.75%) UNIX
16 58 (22.22%) C#
17 56 (21.46%) BDD
18 54 (20.69%) Manual Testing
19 52 (19.92%) Test Automation
19 52 (19.92%) Automation Testing
20 50 (19.16%) Unit Testing
21 45 (17.24%) Oracle
22 44 (16.86%) Microsoft
22 44 (16.86%) Waterfall
23 43 (16.48%) Jenkins
23 43 (16.48%) Continuous Integration
23 43 (16.48%) SCCM
23 43 (16.48%) PowerShell
23 43 (16.48%) ITIL
23 43 (16.48%) Finance

Compatibility Testing
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the 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.

Application Platforms
1 8 (3.07%) SharePoint
2 2 (0.77%) IIS
Applications
1 9 (3.45%) MS Office
1 9 (3.45%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.38%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.38%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (0.38%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.77%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.38%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (0.38%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (2.68%) Intranet
2 3 (1.15%) HTTP
3 1 (0.38%) Internet
3 1 (0.38%) LAN
3 1 (0.38%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (4.21%) Oracle Database
2 8 (3.07%) Relational Database
3 5 (1.92%) SQL Server
4 2 (0.77%) DB2
Development Applications
1 43 (16.48%) Jenkins
2 38 (14.56%) SpecFlow
3 37 (14.18%) SoapUI
4 26 (9.96%) Hudson
4 26 (9.96%) TeamCity
5 22 (8.43%) Selenium
6 19 (7.28%) Cucumber
7 18 (6.90%) Git (software)
8 17 (6.51%) Firebug
8 17 (6.51%) Fiddler
8 17 (6.51%) Subversion
9 16 (6.13%) RSpec
10 11 (4.21%) WebDriver
11 10 (3.83%) Team Foundation Server
12 8 (3.07%) JIRA
13 6 (2.30%) JMeter
14 3 (1.15%) Zephyr
15 2 (0.77%) Appium
15 2 (0.77%) Selenium IDE
15 2 (0.77%) LoadRunner
General
1 43 (16.48%) Finance
2 13 (4.98%) Retail
3 5 (1.92%) Telecoms
4 4 (1.53%) Games
4 4 (1.53%) Online Betting
5 1 (0.38%) Marketing
5 1 (0.38%) Electronics
5 1 (0.38%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.38%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 62 (23.75%) QA Engineer
2 42 (16.09%) Analyst
2 42 (16.09%) Test Analyst
3 41 (15.71%) Tester
4 24 (9.20%) Test Manager
5 23 (8.81%) Technical Leader
6 22 (8.43%) Test Engineer
7 20 (7.66%) Systems Engineer
8 19 (7.28%) Test Leader
8 19 (7.28%) Integration Engineer
8 19 (7.28%) Systems Integration Engineer
9 16 (6.13%) Technical Tester
9 16 (6.13%) Software Engineer
10 14 (5.36%) Consultant
10 14 (5.36%) Software Test Engineer
10 14 (5.36%) QA Consultant
11 10 (3.83%) Technical Analyst
11 10 (3.83%) Technical Test Analyst
12 8 (3.07%) Quality Engineer
12 8 (3.07%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 98 (37.55%) Web Services
2 42 (16.09%) JSP
2 42 (16.09%) Software Packaging
3 37 (14.18%) .NET
4 23 (8.81%) HTML
5 22 (8.43%) XML
6 21 (8.05%) CSS
7 20 (7.66%) SOAP
8 19 (7.28%) JSON
9 16 (6.13%) Gherkin
10 13 (4.98%) Ajax
11 12 (4.60%) RESTful
12 8 (3.07%) jQuery
13 2 (0.77%) HTML5
13 2 (0.77%) REST
14 1 (0.38%) ASP.NET MVC
14 1 (0.38%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 16 (6.13%) Replication
2 13 (4.98%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (2.68%) User Experience
3 7 (2.68%) W3C
4 5 (1.92%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (1.53%) Mobile App
5 4 (1.53%) Computer Science
6 2 (0.77%) iPhone
6 2 (0.77%) Social Media
6 2 (0.77%) Mainframe
7 1 (0.38%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.38%) Device Driver
7 1 (0.38%) DTV
7 1 (0.38%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 62 (23.75%) UNIX
2 18 (6.90%) Linux
3 4 (1.53%) Android
4 2 (0.77%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.38%) Windows
5 1 (0.38%) CentOS
5 1 (0.38%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 191 (73.18%) Agile Software Development
2 154 (59.00%) Regression Testing
3 133 (50.96%) Integration Testing
4 114 (43.68%) SDLC
5 100 (38.31%) TDD
6 95 (36.40%) System Integration Testing
7 80 (30.65%) Automated Testing
8 76 (29.12%) System Testing
9 65 (24.90%) Test Scripting
10 56 (21.46%) BDD
11 54 (20.69%) Manual Testing
12 52 (19.92%) Test Automation
12 52 (19.92%) Automation Testing
13 50 (19.16%) Unit Testing
14 44 (16.86%) Waterfall
15 43 (16.48%) Continuous Integration
15 43 (16.48%) ITIL
16 42 (16.09%) Software Distribution
17 40 (15.33%) Test Strategy
18 34 (13.03%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 129 (49.43%) SQL
2 110 (42.15%) Java
3 58 (22.22%) C#
4 43 (16.48%) PowerShell
5 24 (9.20%) JavaScript
6 17 (6.51%) Ruby
7 4 (1.53%) Scala
8 2 (0.77%) COBOL
9 1 (0.38%) PL/SQL
9 1 (0.38%) C
9 1 (0.38%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 107 (41.00%) ISEB
2 42 (16.09%) Security Cleared
3 33 (12.64%) SC Cleared
3 33 (12.64%) DV Cleared
4 24 (9.20%) Degree
5 11 (4.21%) ISTQB
6 4 (1.53%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 3 (1.15%) IC3 Certification
8 2 (0.77%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 106 (40.61%) QA
2 1 (0.38%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.38%) COBIT
System Software
1 42 (16.09%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (0.38%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (0.38%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 43 (16.48%) SCCM
2 34 (13.03%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 45 (17.24%) Oracle
2 44 (16.86%) Microsoft
3 42 (16.09%) Citrix
4 35 (13.41%) HP
5 9 (3.45%) Pega
6 8 (3.07%) SAP
7 1 (0.38%) Red Hat
7 1 (0.38%) ATG
Manchester, Lancashire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Computer People
Salary: £30000 - £46000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Burgess Hill, West Sussex
Salt
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Brighton
American Express
Posted: 3 days ago
Godalming, Surrey
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 35,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 37,000 - 47,000
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Brighton
American Express
Posted: 3 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
Stockport
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000 per annum + pension
Posted: 11 days ago
Surrey
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 12 days ago