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 29 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Compatibility Testing
Rank 818 874 909
Rank change year-on-year
+56 +35
Permanent jobs citing Compatibility Testing 61 70 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.068% 0.069% 0.054%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.077% 0.078% 0.064%
Number of salaries quoted 58 56 48
Median salary £45,000 £40,750 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.42% +16.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £32,500 £32,350
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £40,000 £36,250
% change year-on-year
-18.75% +10.34%
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
78915 89244 91266
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 88.28% 87.43% 85.39%
Number of salaries quoted 66196 74537 73764
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £72,500 £75,000
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 29 September 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Compatibility Testing within the England region over the 3 months to 29 September 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
South East +32 27 £41,500 +1.21% 1
London +60 17 £70,000 +33.33%
East Midlands - 10 £32,500 -
Yorkshire +29 3 £37,500 -16.66% 1
North West 0 3 £32,500 -27.77%
West Midlands - 1 £32,500 - 1
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Compatibility Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 September 2016, 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.

1 104 (62.65%) Agile Software Development
2 80 (48.19%) Selenium
3 76 (45.78%) TDD
4 75 (45.18%) Regression Testing
5 68 (40.96%) QA
6 62 (37.35%) WebDriver
7 60 (36.14%) Java
8 58 (34.94%) BDD
9 54 (32.53%) Performance Testing
9 54 (32.53%) Unit Testing
9 54 (32.53%) Integration Testing
10 53 (31.93%) Functional Testing
11 49 (29.52%) System Integration Testing
12 48 (28.92%) User Stories
13 47 (28.31%) JIRA
14 46 (27.71%) Test Scripting
14 46 (27.71%) Continuous Integration
15 45 (27.11%) HTML
16 44 (26.51%) Web Services
17 43 (25.90%) ITIL
17 43 (25.90%) PowerShell
18 38 (22.89%) Security Cleared
18 38 (22.89%) SCCM
18 38 (22.89%) Software Distribution
18 38 (22.89%) CSS
18 38 (22.89%) ISEB
18 38 (22.89%) Microsoft App-V
19 37 (22.29%) Finance
20 35 (21.08%) Microsoft
20 35 (21.08%) Degree

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 26 (15.66%) IIS
2 22 (13.25%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 3 (1.81%) Oracle BPM
2 2 (1.20%) SAP CRM
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.41%) DSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (4.22%) DB2
2 5 (3.01%) SQL Server
3 3 (1.81%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (0.60%) Oracle Database
4 1 (0.60%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 80 (48.19%) Selenium
2 62 (37.35%) WebDriver
3 47 (28.31%) JIRA
4 33 (19.88%) Cucumber
5 31 (18.67%) Jenkins
6 30 (18.07%) JMeter
7 26 (15.66%) JUnit
8 24 (14.46%) SoapUI
9 20 (12.05%) jMock
9 20 (12.05%) Maven
10 19 (11.45%) Ant
10 19 (11.45%) Gradle
10 19 (11.45%) Hudson
11 15 (9.04%) MSI
12 12 (7.23%) Git (software)
13 6 (3.61%) Eclipse
13 6 (3.61%) LoadRunner
13 6 (3.61%) Selenium IDE
13 6 (3.61%) Team Foundation Server
14 5 (3.01%) Ranorex
General
1 37 (22.29%) Finance
2 5 (3.01%) Banking
2 5 (3.01%) Marketing
3 3 (1.81%) Games
4 1 (0.60%) Retail
4 1 (0.60%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 47 (28.31%) Analyst
2 36 (21.69%) Test Analyst
3 32 (19.28%) Tester
4 23 (13.86%) 3rd Line Support
5 22 (13.25%) Automation Tester
6 21 (12.65%) Automation Test Analyst
7 18 (10.84%) QA Engineer
7 18 (10.84%) Support Engineer
8 17 (10.24%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 17 (10.24%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 17 (10.24%) Desktop Engineer
8 17 (10.24%) Desktop Support
8 17 (10.24%) Desktop Support Engineer
9 16 (9.64%) Test Leader
10 15 (9.04%) Applications Packager
11 14 (8.43%) Agile Test Analyst
11 14 (8.43%) Test Engineer
12 13 (7.83%) Java Engineer
13 12 (7.23%) Selenium Tester
14 11 (6.63%) Selenium Automation Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (27.11%) HTML
2 44 (26.51%) Web Services
3 38 (22.89%) CSS
4 31 (18.67%) Node.js
5 24 (14.46%) Ajax
6 23 (13.86%) Software Packaging
7 21 (12.65%) REST
8 20 (12.05%) Hibernate
8 20 (12.05%) Java EE
8 20 (12.05%) JMS
8 20 (12.05%) Spring
8 20 (12.05%) WebSphere MQ
9 13 (7.83%) XML
10 10 (6.02%) HTML5
11 8 (4.82%) .NET
11 8 (4.82%) LAMP
12 7 (4.22%) JSON
13 6 (3.61%) ASP.NET
14 4 (2.41%) ASP.NET MVC
14 4 (2.41%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 24 (14.46%) Computer Science
2 20 (12.05%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 13 (7.83%) User Experience
4 10 (6.02%) Enterprise Software
5 8 (4.82%) Analytical Skills
6 7 (4.22%) Mobile App
7 6 (3.61%) Mainframe
8 5 (3.01%) Digital Media
8 5 (3.01%) iPad
9 2 (1.20%) Augmented Reality
9 2 (1.20%) Mathematics
9 2 (1.20%) Physics
10 1 (0.60%) Client/Server
10 1 (0.60%) Management Information System
10 1 (0.60%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 18 (10.84%) Windows
2 15 (9.04%) Linux
2 15 (9.04%) Windows 7
2 15 (9.04%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (4.82%) Android
3 8 (4.82%) Apple iOS
3 8 (4.82%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 104 (62.65%) Agile Software Development
2 76 (45.78%) TDD
3 75 (45.18%) Regression Testing
4 58 (34.94%) BDD
5 54 (32.53%) Integration Testing
5 54 (32.53%) Performance Testing
5 54 (32.53%) Unit Testing
6 53 (31.93%) Functional Testing
7 49 (29.52%) System Integration Testing
8 48 (28.92%) User Stories
9 46 (27.71%) Continuous Integration
9 46 (27.71%) Test Scripting
10 43 (25.90%) ITIL
11 38 (22.89%) Software Distribution
12 31 (18.67%) Defect Management
13 30 (18.07%) Manual Testing
14 29 (17.47%) Automated Testing
15 28 (16.87%) Coaching
15 28 (16.87%) SDLC
16 27 (16.27%) Penetration Testing
Programming Languages
1 60 (36.14%) Java
2 43 (25.90%) PowerShell
3 26 (15.66%) Groovy
3 26 (15.66%) Scala
4 20 (12.05%) JavaScript
5 15 (9.04%) PHP
6 13 (7.83%) C#
7 11 (6.63%) SQL
8 6 (3.61%) COBOL
9 3 (1.81%) Python
9 3 (1.81%) Ruby
9 3 (1.81%) T-SQL
10 1 (0.60%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 38 (22.89%) ISEB
1 38 (22.89%) Security Cleared
2 35 (21.08%) Degree
3 29 (17.47%) ISTQB
4 15 (9.04%) DV Cleared
4 15 (9.04%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.60%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 68 (40.96%) QA
System Software
1 38 (22.89%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 38 (22.89%) SCCM
2 15 (9.04%) AppDNA
3 10 (6.02%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 35 (21.08%) Microsoft
2 23 (13.86%) Citrix
3 18 (10.84%) Atlassian
3 18 (10.84%) Rally
4 10 (6.02%) HP
5 8 (4.82%) Red Hat
6 5 (3.01%) Oracle
7 3 (1.81%) SAP
8 2 (1.20%) Cognizant
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