The table below looks at the statistics for Compatibility Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Compatibility Testing over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Compatibility Testing
Rank 602 604 620
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +16
Permanent jobs citing Compatibility Testing 11 9 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.027% 0.021% 0.009%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.032% 0.025% 0.011%
Number of salaries quoted 8 5 2
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,500 £30,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+18.33% -7.69%
Compatibility Testing
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the London region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
34564 35451 36987
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 83.30% 83.91% 82.41%
Number of salaries quoted 29092 28666 31376
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,500 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Compatibility Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Compatibility Testing across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Compatibility Testing Jobs Demand Trend in London

Compatibility Testing
Salary Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Compatibility Testing across the London region.

Compatibility Testing Salary Trend in London

Compatibility Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the London 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 19 (79.17%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (75.00%) QA
3 14 (58.33%) BDD
4 13 (54.17%) Git (software)
5 12 (50.00%) Web Services
6 11 (45.83%) XML
6 11 (45.83%) SQL
6 11 (45.83%) Retail
6 11 (45.83%) JSON
7 10 (41.67%) Subversion
7 10 (41.67%) E-Commerce
8 9 (37.50%) Linux
8 9 (37.50%) Firebug
8 9 (37.50%) Fiddler
8 9 (37.50%) Integration Testing
8 9 (37.50%) Test Scripting
8 9 (37.50%) Continuous Integration
8 9 (37.50%) Test Automation
8 9 (37.50%) Jenkins
9 8 (33.33%) User Experience
9 8 (33.33%) Cucumber
9 8 (33.33%) Ruby
9 8 (33.33%) B2C
9 8 (33.33%) Scrum
10 7 (29.17%) Finance
10 7 (29.17%) TDD
10 7 (29.17%) CSS
10 7 (29.17%) HTML
10 7 (29.17%) Selenium
10 7 (29.17%) RSpec

Compatibility Testing
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the London 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 2 (8.33%) WordPress
1 2 (8.33%) Joomla!
1 2 (8.33%) Drupal
1 2 (8.33%) CMS
1 2 (8.33%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (4.17%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (25.00%) Sophis RISQUE
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.33%) Intranet
2 1 (4.17%) DNS
2 1 (4.17%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (12.50%) MySQL
2 2 (8.33%) Relational Database
2 2 (8.33%) RDBMS
2 2 (8.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (4.17%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 13 (54.17%) Git (software)
2 10 (41.67%) Subversion
3 9 (37.50%) Firebug
3 9 (37.50%) Fiddler
3 9 (37.50%) Jenkins
4 8 (33.33%) Cucumber
5 7 (29.17%) Selenium
5 7 (29.17%) RSpec
5 7 (29.17%) WebDriver
6 6 (25.00%) SpecFlow
6 6 (25.00%) Calabash
6 6 (25.00%) Appium
6 6 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
6 6 (25.00%) JIRA
7 2 (8.33%) Selenium IDE
7 2 (8.33%) Eclipse
7 2 (8.33%) JUnit
8 1 (4.17%) XDE
8 1 (4.17%) TestDirector
8 1 (4.17%) MSI
General
1 11 (45.83%) Retail
2 7 (29.17%) Finance
3 5 (20.83%) Telecoms
3 5 (20.83%) Games
3 5 (20.83%) Online Betting
4 2 (8.33%) Banking
5 1 (4.17%) Advertising
5 1 (4.17%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 8 (33.33%) QA Engineer
1 8 (33.33%) Analyst
2 7 (29.17%) Test Analyst
3 6 (25.00%) Automation Analyst
3 6 (25.00%) Mobile Test Analyst
3 6 (25.00%) Automation Test Analyst
4 5 (20.83%) QA Automation Engineer
4 5 (20.83%) Automation Engineer
5 4 (16.67%) Tester
6 2 (8.33%) Developer
6 2 (8.33%) Systems Tester
6 2 (8.33%) PHP Developer
7 1 (4.17%) Senior Technical Analyst
7 1 (4.17%) Technical Analyst
7 1 (4.17%) Senior Tester
7 1 (4.17%) QA Test Analyst
7 1 (4.17%) Senior Analyst
7 1 (4.17%) Consultant
7 1 (4.17%) Technical Consultant
7 1 (4.17%) Head of Technology
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (50.00%) Web Services
2 11 (45.83%) XML
2 11 (45.83%) JSON
3 7 (29.17%) CSS
3 7 (29.17%) HTML
3 7 (29.17%) Gherkin
4 6 (25.00%) REST
5 4 (16.67%) CodeIgniter
5 4 (16.67%) Ajax
6 3 (12.50%) CakePHP
6 3 (12.50%) jQuery
7 2 (8.33%) Kohana
7 2 (8.33%) RESTful
7 2 (8.33%) Symfony
7 2 (8.33%) .NET
8 1 (4.17%) XHTML
8 1 (4.17%) Application Packaging
8 1 (4.17%) HTML5
8 1 (4.17%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 8 (33.33%) User Experience
2 7 (29.17%) Enterprise Software
2 7 (29.17%) Mobile App
3 6 (25.00%) iPhone
3 6 (25.00%) Computer Science
4 3 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (8.33%) SWIFT
5 2 (8.33%) Open Source
5 2 (8.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (4.17%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 9 (37.50%) Linux
2 6 (25.00%) Android
3 1 (4.17%) Windows
3 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (79.17%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (58.33%) BDD
3 10 (41.67%) E-Commerce
4 9 (37.50%) Integration Testing
4 9 (37.50%) Test Scripting
4 9 (37.50%) Continuous Integration
4 9 (37.50%) Test Automation
5 8 (33.33%) B2C
5 8 (33.33%) Scrum
6 7 (29.17%) TDD
7 6 (25.00%) Mobile Application Development
7 6 (25.00%) DevOps
7 6 (25.00%) Performance Testing
8 4 (16.67%) MVC
8 4 (16.67%) OOP
9 3 (12.50%) OO
9 3 (12.50%) Regression Testing
9 3 (12.50%) Web Development
9 3 (12.50%) Time Management
10 2 (8.33%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 11 (45.83%) SQL
2 8 (33.33%) Ruby
3 6 (25.00%) Java
3 6 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 5 (20.83%) Scala
5 4 (16.67%) PHP
6 2 (8.33%) PHP5
7 1 (4.17%) VBScript
7 1 (4.17%) VB
7 1 (4.17%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 6 (25.00%) Degree
2 3 (12.50%) ISEB
3 2 (8.33%) ISTQB
4 1 (4.17%) MCSE
4 1 (4.17%) CCA
4 1 (4.17%) Citrix Certification
4 1 (4.17%) CCEA
4 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (4.17%) CCAA
4 1 (4.17%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (75.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (4.17%) Active Directory
1 1 (4.17%) Microsoft App-V
1 1 (4.17%) XenApp
1 1 (4.17%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (8.33%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (4.17%) SCCM
2 1 (4.17%) AppDNA
Vendors
1 2 (8.33%) Zend
1 2 (8.33%) HP
2 1 (4.17%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.17%) Citrix
West London
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bens + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago