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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Compatibility Testing over the 3 months to 21 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Compatibility Testing
UK / England
Rank 803 849 851
Rank change year-on-year
+46 +2
Permanent jobs citing Compatibility Testing 24 66 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.031% 0.071% 0.064%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.035% 0.081% 0.075%
Number of salaries quoted 23 46 55
Median salary £35,000 £40,000 £35,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +12.67%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,850 £30,600
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £68,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £34,500 £39,250 £35,500
% change year-on-year
-12.10% +10.56%

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
68565 81767 84400
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 88.15% 87.70% 86.06%
Number of salaries quoted 56901 68765 70092
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £72,500 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Compatibility Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of job ads across the England region citing Compatibility Testing as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 21 January 2017.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Compatibility Testing within the England region over the 3 months to 21 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +60 8 £35,000 -47.36%
South East +59 8 £32,000 -28.88% 1
Yorkshire +33 5 £37,500 -6.25% 2
East of England +14 2 £34,500 -31.00% 1
North West -23 1 - - 1
Compatibility Testing
UK

Compatibility Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 21 January 2017, IT jobs citing Compatibility Testing also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the England region with a requirement for Compatibility Testing.

1 33 (51.56%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (42.19%) QA
3 24 (37.50%) TDD
4 21 (32.81%) SCCM
4 21 (32.81%) Security Cleared
4 21 (32.81%) PowerShell
4 21 (32.81%) ITIL
4 21 (32.81%) Microsoft App-V
4 21 (32.81%) Software Distribution
5 20 (31.25%) Regression Testing
6 19 (29.69%) Microsoft
7 18 (28.13%) Citrix
7 18 (28.13%) Software Packaging
7 18 (28.13%) Application Virtualisation
8 17 (26.56%) BDD
8 17 (26.56%) Performance Testing
8 17 (26.56%) Unit Testing
9 16 (25.00%) Selenium
9 16 (25.00%) Java
10 14 (21.88%) User Experience
10 14 (21.88%) Test Scripting
11 13 (20.31%) WebDriver
12 12 (18.75%) Coaching
13 11 (17.19%) Functional Testing
13 11 (17.19%) User Stories
13 11 (17.19%) Manual Testing
13 11 (17.19%) Automated Testing
14 10 (15.63%) Integration Testing
14 10 (15.63%) HTML
14 10 (15.63%) CSS

Compatibility Testing
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (4.69%) Apache
1 3 (4.69%) Drupal
2 2 (3.13%) Confluence
2 2 (3.13%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (1.56%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 1 (1.56%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (1.56%) Magento
1 1 (1.56%) SAP CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.56%) FTP
1 1 (1.56%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.69%) MySQL
2 1 (1.56%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 16 (25.00%) Selenium
2 13 (20.31%) WebDriver
3 9 (14.06%) JIRA
4 7 (10.94%) Cucumber
5 5 (7.81%) Capybara
5 5 (7.81%) JMeter
6 4 (6.25%) Appium
6 4 (6.25%) Ranorex
6 4 (6.25%) SoapUI
7 3 (4.69%) MSI
8 2 (3.13%) Ant
8 2 (3.13%) Gradle
8 2 (3.13%) Hudson
8 2 (3.13%) Jenkins
8 2 (3.13%) jMock
8 2 (3.13%) JUnit
8 2 (3.13%) Maven
9 1 (1.56%) Selenium IDE
9 1 (1.56%) Zephyr
General
1 9 (14.06%) Finance
2 4 (6.25%) Banking
2 4 (6.25%) Retail
3 3 (4.69%) Marketing
4 2 (3.13%) Games
5 1 (1.56%) Automotive
5 1 (1.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 21 (32.81%) Analyst
2 18 (28.13%) 3rd Line Support
3 16 (25.00%) Support Engineer
3 16 (25.00%) Test Analyst
4 15 (23.44%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 15 (23.44%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 15 (23.44%) Desktop Engineer
4 15 (23.44%) Desktop Support
4 15 (23.44%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 6 (9.38%) Head of Digital
5 6 (9.38%) Head of QA
5 6 (9.38%) Tester
6 5 (7.81%) Automation Test Analyst
6 5 (7.81%) Developer
7 4 (6.25%) Agile Test Analyst
7 4 (6.25%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 4 (6.25%) JavaScript Developer
7 4 (6.25%) PHP Developer
8 3 (4.69%) Automation Tester
8 3 (4.69%) Selenium Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (28.13%) Software Packaging
2 10 (15.63%) CSS
2 10 (15.63%) HTML
3 9 (14.06%) Web Services
4 5 (7.81%) HTML5
4 5 (7.81%) Node.js
5 4 (6.25%) CSS3
5 4 (6.25%) jQuery
6 2 (3.13%) .NET
6 2 (3.13%) Ajax
6 2 (3.13%) Hibernate
6 2 (3.13%) Java EE
6 2 (3.13%) JMS
6 2 (3.13%) REST
6 2 (3.13%) Spring
6 2 (3.13%) WebSphere MQ
7 1 (1.56%) AngularJS
7 1 (1.56%) Backbone.js
7 1 (1.56%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 1 (1.56%) WebSockets
Miscellaneous
1 14 (21.88%) User Experience
2 6 (9.38%) Digital Media
2 6 (9.38%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (3.13%) Computer Science
3 2 (3.13%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 2 (3.13%) Mathematics
3 2 (3.13%) Physics
4 1 (1.56%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.56%) iPad
4 1 (1.56%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (4.69%) Windows
1 3 (4.69%) Windows 7
1 3 (4.69%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (51.56%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (37.50%) TDD
3 21 (32.81%) ITIL
3 21 (32.81%) Software Distribution
4 20 (31.25%) Regression Testing
5 18 (28.13%) Application Virtualisation
6 17 (26.56%) BDD
6 17 (26.56%) Performance Testing
6 17 (26.56%) Unit Testing
7 14 (21.88%) Test Scripting
8 12 (18.75%) Coaching
9 11 (17.19%) Automated Testing
9 11 (17.19%) Functional Testing
9 11 (17.19%) Manual Testing
9 11 (17.19%) User Stories
10 10 (15.63%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
10 10 (15.63%) Integration Testing
10 10 (15.63%) System Integration Testing
11 9 (14.06%) Defect Management
11 9 (14.06%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 21 (32.81%) PowerShell
2 16 (25.00%) Java
3 6 (9.38%) C#
3 6 (9.38%) JavaScript
3 6 (9.38%) PHP
4 5 (7.81%) Scala
5 4 (6.25%) SQL
6 2 (3.13%) Groovy
7 1 (1.56%) Python
Qualifications
1 21 (32.81%) Security Cleared
2 7 (10.94%) ISEB
3 4 (6.25%) Degree
3 4 (6.25%) ISTQB
4 3 (4.69%) DV Cleared
4 3 (4.69%) SC Cleared
5 2 (3.13%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (42.19%) QA
System Software
1 21 (32.81%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 21 (32.81%) SCCM
2 3 (4.69%) AppDNA
Vendors
1 19 (29.69%) Microsoft
2 18 (28.13%) Citrix
3 2 (3.13%) Atlassian
3 2 (3.13%) CA Agile Central
4 1 (1.56%) Adobe
4 1 (1.56%) SAP
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