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

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Compatibility Testing
Rank 721 847 825
Rank change year-on-year
+126 -22
Permanent jobs citing Compatibility Testing 147 54 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.14% 0.049% 0.041%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.17% 0.059% 0.051%
Number of salaries quoted 139 35 31
Average salary £45,000 £32,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+38.46% -13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,900 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £48,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £32,500 £27,500
% change year-on-year
+23.07% +18.18%
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
86077 90866 83159
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 83.18% 82.10% 80.31%
Number of salaries quoted 70343 73703 69036
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +2.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +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 27 April 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 27 April 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 +86 74 £40,000 +86.04% 3
Yorkshire +41 36 £45,000 +50.00% 3
London +25 17 £45,000 +14.64% 3
North West +13 15 £35,000 +20.68% 3
West Midlands -20 3 £32,500 -18.75% 1
East of England +12 1 £60,000 +77.77%
South West - 1 £33,000 - 2
Compatibility Testing
UK

Compatibility Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 April 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.

1 150 (70.42%) Agile Software Development
2 115 (53.99%) Regression Testing
3 101 (47.42%) SQL
4 97 (45.54%) Integration Testing
5 93 (43.66%) TDD
6 88 (41.31%) QA
6 88 (41.31%) ISEB
7 84 (39.44%) Web Services
8 82 (38.50%) Automated Testing
9 77 (36.15%) Java
10 62 (29.11%) System Testing
11 61 (28.64%) BDD
12 49 (23.00%) Jenkins
12 49 (23.00%) Test Scripting
12 49 (23.00%) Continuous Integration
13 48 (22.54%) Test Automation
14 44 (20.66%) Automation Testing
15 41 (19.25%) UNIX
16 39 (18.31%) Unit Testing
17 38 (17.84%) SpecFlow
18 36 (16.90%) PowerShell
18 36 (16.90%) SCCM
18 36 (16.90%) Manual Testing
18 36 (16.90%) ITIL
18 36 (16.90%) .NET
18 36 (16.90%) Microsoft
19 35 (16.43%) Citrix
19 35 (16.43%) Finance
19 35 (16.43%) Oracle
19 35 (16.43%) JSP

Compatibility Testing
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 (1.88%) Apache
1 4 (1.88%) Drupal
1 4 (1.88%) WordPress
1 4 (1.88%) Node.js
2 3 (1.41%) IIS
3 2 (0.94%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (0.94%) MS Office
1 2 (0.94%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (0.94%) Sophis RISQUE
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.94%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.41%) HTTP
1 3 (1.41%) Intranet
2 1 (0.47%) LAN
2 1 (0.47%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (4.23%) Oracle Database
2 5 (2.35%) MySQL
3 3 (1.41%) Relational Database
4 2 (0.94%) SQL Server
4 2 (0.94%) DB2
Development Applications
1 49 (23.00%) Jenkins
2 38 (17.84%) SpecFlow
3 35 (16.43%) SoapUI
4 30 (14.08%) Hudson
4 30 (14.08%) TeamCity
5 19 (8.92%) Git (software)
5 19 (8.92%) Subversion
5 19 (8.92%) Firebug
5 19 (8.92%) Fiddler
6 18 (8.45%) Cucumber
7 17 (7.98%) RSpec
8 14 (6.57%) Selenium
9 9 (4.23%) WebDriver
10 5 (2.35%) Team Foundation Server
11 4 (1.88%) JMeter
12 3 (1.41%) JIRA
12 3 (1.41%) Appium
13 2 (0.94%) Calabash
13 2 (0.94%) Selenium IDE
13 2 (0.94%) JUnit
General
1 35 (16.43%) Finance
2 12 (5.63%) Retail
3 6 (2.82%) Online Betting
3 6 (2.82%) Games
3 6 (2.82%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 48 (22.54%) QA Engineer
2 44 (20.66%) Analyst
2 44 (20.66%) Test Analyst
3 41 (19.25%) Tester
4 22 (10.33%) Systems Engineer
5 21 (9.86%) Integration Engineer
5 21 (9.86%) Systems Integration Engineer
6 16 (7.51%) Test Leader
7 15 (7.04%) Technical Tester
8 14 (6.57%) Functional Test Analyst
8 14 (6.57%) Functional Analyst
8 14 (6.57%) Technical Leader
9 13 (6.10%) Test Manager
10 10 (4.69%) Consultant
10 10 (4.69%) QA Consultant
11 9 (4.23%) Software Engineer
12 8 (3.76%) Quality Engineer
12 8 (3.76%) Test Engineer
13 7 (3.29%) Software Test Engineer
13 7 (3.29%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 84 (39.44%) Web Services
2 36 (16.90%) .NET
3 35 (16.43%) JSP
3 35 (16.43%) Software Packaging
4 23 (10.80%) XML
5 21 (9.86%) HTML
5 21 (9.86%) JSON
6 19 (8.92%) CSS
7 18 (8.45%) SOAP
8 17 (7.98%) Gherkin
9 12 (5.63%) Ajax
10 11 (5.16%) RESTful
11 7 (3.29%) jQuery
12 6 (2.82%) HTML5
13 4 (1.88%) Sass
13 4 (1.88%) Laravel
13 4 (1.88%) CodeIgniter
13 4 (1.88%) Ruby on Rails
14 3 (1.41%) REST
15 1 (0.47%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 16 (7.51%) Replication
2 12 (5.63%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (4.69%) Computer Science
4 8 (3.76%) Enterprise Software
5 5 (2.35%) Mobile App
6 4 (1.88%) User Experience
7 3 (1.41%) W3C
7 3 (1.41%) iPhone
7 3 (1.41%) Open Source
8 2 (0.94%) Social Media
8 2 (0.94%) Mainframe
9 1 (0.47%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 41 (19.25%) UNIX
2 23 (10.80%) Linux
3 6 (2.82%) Windows
3 6 (2.82%) Windows 7
4 5 (2.35%) Android
5 2 (0.94%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 150 (70.42%) Agile Software Development
2 115 (53.99%) Regression Testing
3 97 (45.54%) Integration Testing
4 93 (43.66%) TDD
5 82 (38.50%) Automated Testing
6 62 (29.11%) System Testing
7 61 (28.64%) BDD
8 49 (23.00%) Test Scripting
8 49 (23.00%) Continuous Integration
9 48 (22.54%) Test Automation
10 44 (20.66%) Automation Testing
11 39 (18.31%) Unit Testing
12 36 (16.90%) Manual Testing
12 36 (16.90%) ITIL
13 35 (16.43%) Software Distribution
14 34 (15.96%) Waterfall
15 33 (15.49%) Service Delivery
16 22 (10.33%) Functional Testing
17 21 (9.86%) E-Commerce
18 20 (9.39%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 101 (47.42%) SQL
2 77 (36.15%) Java
3 36 (16.90%) PowerShell
4 34 (15.96%) C#
5 22 (10.33%) Ruby
6 16 (7.51%) JavaScript
7 6 (2.82%) Scala
8 4 (1.88%) PHP
9 2 (0.94%) COBOL
10 1 (0.47%) C
10 1 (0.47%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 88 (41.31%) ISEB
2 35 (16.43%) Security Cleared
3 29 (13.62%) SC Cleared
3 29 (13.62%) DV Cleared
4 13 (6.10%) Degree
5 4 (1.88%) ISTQB
6 3 (1.41%) IC3 Certification
7 2 (0.94%) ISEB Practitioner
8 1 (0.47%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 88 (41.31%) QA
2 1 (0.47%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.47%) COBIT
System Software
1 35 (16.43%) Microsoft App-V
2 6 (2.82%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 36 (16.90%) SCCM
2 30 (14.08%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 36 (16.90%) Microsoft
2 35 (16.43%) Oracle
2 35 (16.43%) Citrix
3 31 (14.55%) HP
4 5 (2.35%) SAP
4 5 (2.35%) AppSense
4 5 (2.35%) Pega
5 1 (0.47%) Capita
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Andover, Hampshire
Sopra Steria Limited
Posted: Yesterday
Andover, Hampshire
Sopra Steria Limited
Posted: Yesterday
City of London
Harrington Boyd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare, Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Bury, Lancashire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
West London
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bens + Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Stockport
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Surrey
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Salisbury, Wiltshire
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: From £28,000 to £33,000 per annum Flexible Benefits
Posted: 14 days ago