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 2 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Compatibility Testing
Rank 773 842 814
Rank change year-on-year
+69 -28
Permanent jobs citing Compatibility Testing 78 29 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.078% 0.029% 0.032%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.094% 0.035% 0.040%
Number of salaries quoted 73 23 23
Average salary £36,500 £32,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.30% -18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,400 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £44,000 £52,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,500 £30,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+18.33% -7.69%
Compatibility Testing
UK

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
82690 82099 80780
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 82.88% 82.43% 80.18%
Number of salaries quoted 67995 65884 68117
Average salary £49,000 £47,500 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.15% +3.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 2 March 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 2 March 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
Yorkshire +21 22 £35,000 +27.27% 3
North West +7 21 £36,500 -8.75%
South East -8 19 £32,000 +14.28% 1
London +23 14 £45,000 - 2
East of England -6 2 £47,500 +40.74%
Compatibility Testing
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Compatibility Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 2 March 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 89 (67.94%) Agile Software Development
2 73 (55.73%) SQL
3 60 (45.80%) ISEB
4 59 (45.04%) Automated Testing
5 58 (44.27%) TDD
6 56 (42.75%) Regression Testing
6 56 (42.75%) QA
7 53 (40.46%) BDD
8 44 (33.59%) Test Automation
9 43 (32.82%) Integration Testing
9 43 (32.82%) System Testing
10 42 (32.06%) Web Services
11 38 (29.01%) Jenkins
12 37 (28.24%) Continuous Integration
12 37 (28.24%) .NET
13 33 (25.19%) Automation Testing
14 32 (24.43%) SpecFlow
15 28 (21.37%) SoapUI
15 28 (21.37%) Java
16 26 (19.85%) Test Scripting
17 23 (17.56%) TeamCity
17 23 (17.56%) Hudson
18 22 (16.79%) Manual Testing
18 22 (16.79%) Service Delivery
18 22 (16.79%) XML
19 21 (16.03%) Functional Testing
20 20 (15.27%) Microsoft
20 20 (15.27%) Selenium
21 19 (14.50%) HTML
22 18 (13.74%) CSS

Compatibility Testing
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 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 4 (3.05%) Apache
1 4 (3.05%) Drupal
1 4 (3.05%) WordPress
1 4 (3.05%) Node.js
2 3 (2.29%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (1.53%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (3.05%) Sophis RISQUE
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.05%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.53%) DNS
1 2 (1.53%) NetScaler
2 1 (0.76%) HTTP
2 1 (0.76%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (6.11%) SQL Server
2 6 (4.58%) MySQL
3 3 (2.29%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.76%) DB2
4 1 (0.76%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.76%) RDBMS
4 1 (0.76%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 38 (29.01%) Jenkins
2 32 (24.43%) SpecFlow
3 28 (21.37%) SoapUI
4 23 (17.56%) Hudson
4 23 (17.56%) TeamCity
5 20 (15.27%) Selenium
6 18 (13.74%) Firebug
6 18 (13.74%) Fiddler
7 17 (12.98%) WebDriver
8 15 (11.45%) Git (software)
9 14 (10.69%) Subversion
10 12 (9.16%) Cucumber
11 11 (8.40%) RSpec
12 10 (7.63%) JIRA
13 4 (3.05%) Team Foundation Server
13 4 (3.05%) Calabash
13 4 (3.05%) Appium
14 2 (1.53%) FitNesse
14 2 (1.53%) JUnit
14 2 (1.53%) Eclipse
General
1 10 (7.63%) Retail
2 9 (6.87%) Finance
3 6 (4.58%) Telecoms
3 6 (4.58%) Games
3 6 (4.58%) Online Betting
4 2 (1.53%) Advertising
5 1 (0.76%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 51 (38.93%) Analyst
1 51 (38.93%) Test Analyst
2 25 (19.08%) Tester
3 23 (17.56%) QA Engineer
4 14 (10.69%) Functional Analyst
4 14 (10.69%) Functional Test Analyst
5 10 (7.63%) Technical Tester
6 8 (6.11%) Integration Engineer
6 8 (6.11%) Systems Integration Engineer
6 8 (6.11%) Systems Engineer
6 8 (6.11%) Automation Test Analyst
6 8 (6.11%) Automation Analyst
7 7 (5.34%) Test Leader
8 6 (4.58%) QA Automation Engineer
8 6 (4.58%) Automation Engineer
8 6 (4.58%) Technical Analyst
8 6 (4.58%) Technical Test Analyst
9 5 (3.82%) Technical Leader
9 5 (3.82%) Software Tester
9 5 (3.82%) Applications Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (32.06%) Web Services
2 37 (28.24%) .NET
3 22 (16.79%) XML
4 19 (14.50%) HTML
5 18 (13.74%) CSS
6 15 (11.45%) JSON
7 13 (9.92%) Software Packaging
7 13 (9.92%) JSP
8 12 (9.16%) SOAP
9 11 (8.40%) Gherkin
10 7 (5.34%) Ajax
11 6 (4.58%) ASP.NET
11 6 (4.58%) RESTful
12 5 (3.82%) HTML5
12 5 (3.82%) XHTML
12 5 (3.82%) CodeIgniter
13 4 (3.05%) jQuery
13 4 (3.05%) Ruby on Rails
13 4 (3.05%) REST
13 4 (3.05%) Laravel
Miscellaneous
1 14 (10.69%) Enterprise Software
2 11 (8.40%) Replication
2 11 (8.40%) Computer Science
3 7 (5.34%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (4.58%) Mobile App
4 6 (4.58%) User Experience
5 5 (3.82%) N-Tier
6 4 (3.05%) iPhone
7 3 (2.29%) Open Source
8 1 (0.76%) Social Media
8 1 (0.76%) Mainframe
8 1 (0.76%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 18 (13.74%) Linux
2 17 (12.98%) UNIX
3 7 (5.34%) Windows
4 5 (3.82%) Android
4 5 (3.82%) Windows 7
5 2 (1.53%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.76%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 89 (67.94%) Agile Software Development
2 59 (45.04%) Automated Testing
3 58 (44.27%) TDD
4 56 (42.75%) Regression Testing
5 53 (40.46%) BDD
6 44 (33.59%) Test Automation
7 43 (32.82%) System Testing
7 43 (32.82%) Integration Testing
8 37 (28.24%) Continuous Integration
9 33 (25.19%) Automation Testing
10 26 (19.85%) Test Scripting
11 22 (16.79%) Manual Testing
11 22 (16.79%) Service Delivery
12 21 (16.03%) Functional Testing
13 17 (12.98%) E-Commerce
14 14 (10.69%) Scrum
15 13 (9.92%) ITIL
15 13 (9.92%) User Acceptance Testing
15 13 (9.92%) Software Distribution
16 12 (9.16%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 73 (55.73%) SQL
2 28 (21.37%) Java
3 16 (12.21%) Ruby
4 15 (11.45%) PowerShell
5 9 (6.87%) JavaScript
5 9 (6.87%) C#
6 6 (4.58%) PHP
6 6 (4.58%) Scala
7 2 (1.53%) VBScript
7 2 (1.53%) VB
8 1 (0.76%) Shell Script
8 1 (0.76%) COBOL
8 1 (0.76%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 60 (45.80%) ISEB
2 13 (9.92%) SC Cleared
2 13 (9.92%) DV Cleared
2 13 (9.92%) Security Cleared
3 10 (7.63%) ISTQB
4 7 (5.34%) Degree
5 4 (3.05%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 3 (2.29%) VCP4
7 2 (1.53%) CCAA
7 2 (1.53%) CCA
7 2 (1.53%) Citrix Certification
7 2 (1.53%) CCEA
7 2 (1.53%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (1.53%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 56 (42.75%) QA
System Software
1 15 (11.45%) Microsoft App-V
2 7 (5.34%) Active Directory
3 2 (1.53%) XenApp
3 2 (1.53%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 15 (11.45%) SCCM
2 9 (6.87%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (1.53%) AppDNA
Vendors
1 20 (15.27%) Microsoft
2 15 (11.45%) Citrix
3 9 (6.87%) HP
4 7 (5.34%) Oracle
5 5 (3.82%) SAP
5 5 (3.82%) AppSense
6 1 (0.76%) Capita
6 1 (0.76%) Zend
City, London
Connectus
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
West London
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bens + Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Salt
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago