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 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Compatibility Testing
Rank 838 866 898
Rank change year-on-year
+28 +32
Permanent jobs citing Compatibility Testing 71 63 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.075% 0.063% 0.019%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.087% 0.074% 0.023%
Number of salaries quoted 53 59 14
Average salary £42,500 £35,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.71% +9.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,600 £31,200 £27,650
10% offered a salary of more than £65,600 £45,000 £48,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+12.67% +18.33%
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
82058 84649 83361
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 86.88% 85.27% 85.04%
Number of salaries quoted 68908 70120 67040
Average salary £50,000 £49,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.04% +3.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 12 February 2016.

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 12 February 2016. 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
West Midlands - 21 £42,500 -
North West +23 16 £32,500 -10.95% 3
South East +20 12 £43,750 +45.83% 1
London +7 10 £60,000 +33.33% 5
South West -7 6 £37,500 +4.16% 2
East of England -1 4 £71,250 +111.11% 1
Yorkshire -8 2 £40,000 +14.28% 2
Compatibility Testing
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Compatibility Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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.

1 105 (86.07%) Agile Software Development
2 81 (66.39%) QA
3 68 (55.74%) Web Services
4 63 (51.64%) Regression Testing
4 63 (51.64%) Integration Testing
5 61 (50.00%) TDD
5 61 (50.00%) SDLC
6 58 (47.54%) System Integration Testing
6 58 (47.54%) Waterfall
7 55 (45.08%) Functional Testing
8 53 (43.44%) Automated Testing
9 52 (42.62%) Manual Testing
10 49 (40.16%) Unit Testing
11 47 (38.52%) HP Quality Center
12 46 (37.70%) HP
13 44 (36.07%) RAD
14 41 (33.61%) Java
14 41 (33.61%) Performance Testing
15 35 (28.69%) ISEB
15 35 (28.69%) Finance
16 34 (27.87%) Selenium
16 34 (27.87%) User Stories
17 32 (26.23%) ISTQB
18 31 (25.41%) Continuous Improvement
18 31 (25.41%) Scrum
19 25 (20.49%) Oracle
19 25 (20.49%) BDD
20 24 (19.67%) Security Testing
21 23 (18.85%) WebDriver
22 21 (17.21%) Computer Science

Compatibility Testing
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 18 (14.75%) IIS
2 2 (1.64%) Node.js
3 1 (0.82%) CMS
3 1 (0.82%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.82%) Skype for Business
3 1 (0.82%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (1.64%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.82%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (0.82%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (0.82%) InDesign
2 1 (0.82%) MS Office
2 1 (0.82%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 14 (11.48%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (2.46%) Oracle BPM
3 2 (1.64%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (1.64%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 6 (4.92%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.82%) Adobe Creative Cloud
2 1 (0.82%) Google Apps
2 1 (0.82%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.46%) HTTP
2 1 (0.82%) Firewall
2 1 (0.82%) Internet
2 1 (0.82%) Skype
2 1 (0.82%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (5.74%) DB2
2 5 (4.10%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (2.46%) MongoDB
3 3 (2.46%) MySQL
3 3 (2.46%) NoSQL
3 3 (2.46%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 34 (27.87%) Selenium
2 23 (18.85%) WebDriver
3 18 (14.75%) LoadRunner
4 15 (12.30%) SpecFlow
5 14 (11.48%) JMeter
6 12 (9.84%) TestNG
7 11 (9.02%) Appium
7 11 (9.02%) JUnit
8 10 (8.20%) Cucumber
8 10 (8.20%) Eclipse
8 10 (8.20%) JBehave
8 10 (8.20%) Selenium IDE
9 9 (7.38%) JIRA
10 7 (5.74%) NeoLoad
10 7 (5.74%) Team Foundation Server
11 6 (4.92%) SoapUI
12 4 (3.28%) Firebug
13 3 (2.46%) Fiddler
13 3 (2.46%) HP UFT
13 3 (2.46%) MSTest
General
1 35 (28.69%) Finance
2 18 (14.75%) Marketing
2 18 (14.75%) Telecoms
3 14 (11.48%) Electronics
3 14 (11.48%) Manufacturing
4 12 (9.84%) Retail
5 4 (3.28%) Banking
5 4 (3.28%) Corporate Banking
6 2 (1.64%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 43 (35.25%) QA Engineer
2 40 (32.79%) Tester
3 25 (20.49%) Analyst
4 24 (19.67%) Test Analyst
5 18 (14.75%) Test Leader
6 16 (13.11%) QA Tester
7 14 (11.48%) Systems Tester
8 13 (10.66%) Java Engineer
9 11 (9.02%) QA Leader
10 8 (6.56%) Automation Tester
10 8 (6.56%) Manual Tester
10 8 (6.56%) Quality Engineer
10 8 (6.56%) Software QA Engineer
10 8 (6.56%) Test Manager
11 7 (5.74%) Software Quality Engineer
12 6 (4.92%) Automation Analyst
12 6 (4.92%) Automation Test Analyst
12 6 (4.92%) Senior Penetration Tester
12 6 (4.92%) Senior Tester
13 5 (4.10%) Lead Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 68 (55.74%) Web Services
2 19 (15.57%) HTML
3 12 (9.84%) CSS
4 11 (9.02%) HTML5
5 10 (8.20%) XML
6 6 (4.92%) JSON
6 6 (4.92%) SOAP
7 4 (3.28%) .NET
8 3 (2.46%) ActiveMQ
8 3 (2.46%) RESTful
9 2 (1.64%) .NET Framework
10 1 (0.82%) Ajax
10 1 (0.82%) Android SDK
10 1 (0.82%) AngularJS
10 1 (0.82%) Ionic Framework
10 1 (0.82%) iOS SDK
10 1 (0.82%) jQuery
10 1 (0.82%) Middleware
10 1 (0.82%) REST
10 1 (0.82%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 21 (17.21%) Computer Science
2 11 (9.02%) EPoS
3 10 (8.20%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (6.56%) Mainframe
5 7 (5.74%) Social Media
6 6 (4.92%) User Experience
7 4 (3.28%) Enterprise Software
7 4 (3.28%) W3C
8 3 (2.46%) CMDB
8 3 (2.46%) Mobile App
9 2 (1.64%) Fat Client
9 2 (1.64%) Thin Client
10 1 (0.82%) Blog
10 1 (0.82%) Client/Server
10 1 (0.82%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 10 (8.20%) Linux
2 9 (7.38%) Apple iOS
3 8 (6.56%) Android
4 6 (4.92%) CentOS
4 6 (4.92%) Unix
4 6 (4.92%) Windows
5 4 (3.28%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.82%) Mac OS X Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 105 (86.07%) Agile Software Development
2 63 (51.64%) Integration Testing
2 63 (51.64%) Regression Testing
3 61 (50.00%) SDLC
3 61 (50.00%) TDD
4 58 (47.54%) System Integration Testing
4 58 (47.54%) Waterfall
5 55 (45.08%) Functional Testing
6 53 (43.44%) Automated Testing
7 52 (42.62%) Manual Testing
8 49 (40.16%) Unit Testing
9 44 (36.07%) RAD
10 41 (33.61%) Performance Testing
11 34 (27.87%) User Stories
12 31 (25.41%) Continuous Improvement
12 31 (25.41%) Scrum
13 25 (20.49%) BDD
14 24 (19.67%) Security Testing
15 20 (16.39%) User Acceptance Testing
16 17 (13.93%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 41 (33.61%) Java
2 14 (11.48%) SQL
3 10 (8.20%) JavaScript
4 7 (5.74%) COBOL
5 4 (3.28%) Bash Shell
6 3 (2.46%) C#
6 3 (2.46%) Perl
6 3 (2.46%) Python
6 3 (2.46%) Ruby
7 2 (1.64%) PHP
7 2 (1.64%) Scala
Qualifications
1 35 (28.69%) ISEB
2 32 (26.23%) ISTQB
3 21 (17.21%) Degree
4 9 (7.38%) SC Cleared
4 9 (7.38%) Security Cleared
5 8 (6.56%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (0.82%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 81 (66.39%) QA
2 1 (0.82%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.82%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (1.64%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (0.82%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 47 (38.52%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (2.46%) SCCM
Vendors
1 46 (37.70%) HP
2 25 (20.49%) Oracle
3 14 (11.48%) SAP
4 7 (5.74%) Microsoft
5 6 (4.92%) Red Hat
6 5 (4.10%) Dynatrace
6 5 (4.10%) New Relic
6 5 (4.10%) Pega
7 3 (2.46%) Informatica
7 3 (2.46%) Rally
8 2 (1.64%) Adobe
8 2 (1.64%) Bloomberg
8 2 (1.64%) Citrix
8 2 (1.64%) Fidessa
8 2 (1.64%) Reuters
8 2 (1.64%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (0.82%) Apigee
9 1 (0.82%) Apple
9 1 (0.82%) Google
9 1 (0.82%) MuleSoft
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Tui
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
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Salary: £40000 - £450000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
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Accenture
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum dependent on experience
Posted: Yesterday
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Vertical IT
Salary: £28000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £035000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
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ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + BENEFITS
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Accenture
Salary: £60,000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Guildford
People Source Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits + 10% bonus
Posted: 16 days ago
Doncaster
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £12000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago
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ASDA
Salary: Market Salary
Posted: 23 days ago