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 25 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Compatibility Testing
Rank 814 856 911
Rank change year-on-year
+42 +55
Permanent jobs citing Compatibility Testing 91 87 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.099% 0.085% 0.055%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.11% 0.097% 0.064%
Number of salaries quoted 87 79 51
Median salary £38,000 £38,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +8.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,900 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £46,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £38,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-7.89% +8.57%
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
80646 89525 93503
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 88.05% 87.40% 85.42%
Number of salaries quoted 68182 74401 75355
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £49,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +2.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,000
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 25 August 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 25 August 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 +26 40 £45,000 +9.75% 1
London +85 21 £60,000 -
East Midlands - 19 £30,000 -
North West +9 6 £35,000 -6.66%
Yorkshire +17 4 £60,000 +33.33%
West Midlands -6 1 £32,500 -
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Compatibility Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 25 August 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.

1 133 (67.86%) Agile Software Development
2 95 (48.47%) Selenium
3 85 (43.37%) TDD
3 85 (43.37%) Regression Testing
4 77 (39.29%) QA
5 73 (37.24%) WebDriver
5 73 (37.24%) Java
6 65 (33.16%) Integration Testing
6 65 (33.16%) BDD
6 65 (33.16%) Functional Testing
7 64 (32.65%) Unit Testing
8 62 (31.63%) System Integration Testing
9 59 (30.10%) User Stories
9 59 (30.10%) Continuous Integration
10 58 (29.59%) Performance Testing
10 58 (29.59%) Web Services
11 57 (29.08%) HTML
12 56 (28.57%) Test Scripting
13 53 (27.04%) JIRA
14 49 (25.00%) CSS
15 47 (23.98%) Manual Testing
16 46 (23.47%) Automated Testing
17 44 (22.45%) PowerShell
18 43 (21.94%) SDLC
18 43 (21.94%) ISEB
19 42 (21.43%) ITIL
20 39 (19.90%) Finance
20 39 (19.90%) Degree
21 38 (19.39%) Jenkins
21 38 (19.39%) Node.js

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 29 (14.80%) IIS
2 24 (12.24%) Confluence
Applications
1 4 (2.04%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (1.53%) Oracle BPM
2 2 (1.02%) SAP CRM
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.04%) DSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (6.63%) SQL Server
2 10 (5.10%) DB2
3 5 (2.55%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (1.53%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (0.51%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 95 (48.47%) Selenium
2 73 (37.24%) WebDriver
3 53 (27.04%) JIRA
4 38 (19.39%) Jenkins
5 35 (17.86%) Cucumber
6 33 (16.84%) JMeter
7 29 (14.80%) JUnit
8 26 (13.27%) SoapUI
9 22 (11.22%) jMock
9 22 (11.22%) Maven
10 21 (10.71%) Ant
10 21 (10.71%) Gradle
10 21 (10.71%) Hudson
11 17 (8.67%) Git (software)
12 15 (7.65%) MSI
13 8 (4.08%) Team Foundation Server
14 7 (3.57%) Eclipse
14 7 (3.57%) LoadRunner
14 7 (3.57%) Selenium IDE
15 6 (3.06%) Firebug
General
1 39 (19.90%) Finance
2 6 (3.06%) Marketing
3 5 (2.55%) Banking
4 3 (1.53%) Games
Job Titles
1 55 (28.06%) Analyst
2 43 (21.94%) Tester
3 41 (20.92%) Test Analyst
4 27 (13.78%) Automation Tester
4 27 (13.78%) QA Engineer
5 25 (12.76%) Automation Test Analyst
6 22 (11.22%) 3rd Line Support
6 22 (11.22%) Test Leader
7 19 (9.69%) Agile Test Analyst
8 16 (8.16%) Java Engineer
9 15 (7.65%) Applications Packager
9 15 (7.65%) Selenium Tester
10 14 (7.14%) Selenium Automation Tester
11 13 (6.63%) 3rd Line Engineer
11 13 (6.63%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
11 13 (6.63%) Desktop Engineer
11 13 (6.63%) Desktop Support
11 13 (6.63%) Desktop Support Engineer
11 13 (6.63%) Support Engineer
11 13 (6.63%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 58 (29.59%) Web Services
2 57 (29.08%) HTML
3 49 (25.00%) CSS
4 38 (19.39%) Node.js
5 28 (14.29%) Ajax
6 25 (12.76%) REST
7 22 (11.22%) Hibernate
7 22 (11.22%) Java EE
7 22 (11.22%) JMS
7 22 (11.22%) Software Packaging
7 22 (11.22%) Spring
7 22 (11.22%) WebSphere MQ
8 19 (9.69%) XML
9 13 (6.63%) .NET
9 13 (6.63%) HTML5
10 12 (6.12%) JSON
11 11 (5.61%) ASP.NET
12 8 (4.08%) LAMP
13 6 (3.06%) ASP.NET MVC
13 6 (3.06%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 25 (12.76%) Computer Science
2 23 (11.73%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 13 (6.63%) Analytical Skills
3 13 (6.63%) Enterprise Software
4 11 (5.61%) Mobile App
4 11 (5.61%) User Experience
5 9 (4.59%) Mainframe
6 5 (2.55%) iPad
7 2 (1.02%) Augmented Reality
7 2 (1.02%) Client/Server
7 2 (1.02%) Digital Media
7 2 (1.02%) Mathematics
7 2 (1.02%) Physics
7 2 (1.02%) Social Media
8 1 (0.51%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 18 (9.18%) Windows
2 17 (8.67%) Linux
3 15 (7.65%) Windows 7
3 15 (7.65%) Windows Server 2008
4 10 (5.10%) Android
4 10 (5.10%) Apple iOS
5 8 (4.08%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 133 (67.86%) Agile Software Development
2 85 (43.37%) Regression Testing
2 85 (43.37%) TDD
3 65 (33.16%) BDD
3 65 (33.16%) Functional Testing
3 65 (33.16%) Integration Testing
4 64 (32.65%) Unit Testing
5 62 (31.63%) System Integration Testing
6 59 (30.10%) Continuous Integration
6 59 (30.10%) User Stories
7 58 (29.59%) Performance Testing
8 56 (28.57%) Test Scripting
9 47 (23.98%) Manual Testing
10 46 (23.47%) Automated Testing
11 43 (21.94%) SDLC
12 42 (21.43%) ITIL
13 37 (18.88%) Software Distribution
14 35 (17.86%) Defect Management
15 31 (15.82%) Penetration Testing
16 30 (15.31%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 73 (37.24%) Java
2 44 (22.45%) PowerShell
3 30 (15.31%) Scala
4 28 (14.29%) Groovy
5 25 (12.76%) JavaScript
6 20 (10.20%) SQL
7 18 (9.18%) C#
8 15 (7.65%) PHP
9 7 (3.57%) COBOL
10 5 (2.55%) Ruby
10 5 (2.55%) T-SQL
11 2 (1.02%) Python
12 1 (0.51%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 43 (21.94%) ISEB
2 39 (19.90%) Degree
3 37 (18.88%) Security Cleared
4 34 (17.35%) ISTQB
5 15 (7.65%) DV Cleared
5 15 (7.65%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.51%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 77 (39.29%) QA
System Software
1 37 (18.88%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 37 (18.88%) SCCM
2 17 (8.67%) HP Quality Center
3 15 (7.65%) AppDNA
Vendors
1 38 (19.39%) Microsoft
2 22 (11.22%) Citrix
3 20 (10.20%) Atlassian
3 20 (10.20%) Rally
4 17 (8.67%) HP
5 9 (4.59%) Oracle
6 8 (4.08%) Red Hat
7 4 (2.04%) Pega
8 3 (1.53%) SAP
9 2 (1.02%) Cognizant
Hemel Hempstead
Epson Europe BV
Salary: Competitive Salary plus benefits
Posted: 17 days ago