The table below looks at the statistics for Compatibility Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Compatibility Testing over the 3 months to 17 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Compatibility Testing
England / North West
Rank 246 219 245
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +26
Permanent jobs citing Compatibility Testing 1 13 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.017% 0.24% 0.24%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.019% 0.27% 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 0 6 15
Median salary - £32,500 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -10.95%
UK excluding London median salary £34,000 £39,250 £35,500
% change year-on-year
-13.37% +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 North West region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
5272 4766 5790
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 88.96% 87.55% 86.35%
Number of salaries quoted 4421 3962 4954
Median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Compatibility Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of job ads across the North West 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 the North West

Compatibility Testing
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Compatibility Testing Salary Trend in the North West

Compatibility Testing
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Compatibility Testing within the North West region over the 3 months to 17 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
Manchester -29 1 - -
Compatibility Testing
England

Compatibility Testing
Top 23 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 17 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 North West region with a requirement for Compatibility Testing.

1 3 (100.00%) JIRA
1 3 (100.00%) Defect Management
2 2 (66.67%) Software Testing
2 2 (66.67%) User Experience
2 2 (66.67%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
2 2 (66.67%) ISEB
2 2 (66.67%) Manual Testing
2 2 (66.67%) System Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Scala
3 1 (33.33%) WebDriver
3 1 (33.33%) BDD
3 1 (33.33%) Node.js
3 1 (33.33%) User Stories
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) TDD
3 1 (33.33%) Penetration Testing
3 1 (33.33%) HTML
3 1 (33.33%) CSS
3 1 (33.33%) QA Automation
3 1 (33.33%) QA
3 1 (33.33%) Selenium
3 1 (33.33%) Performance Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Test Scripting

Compatibility Testing
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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:

Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) JIRA
2 1 (33.33%) Selenium
2 1 (33.33%) WebDriver
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Test Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Tester
2 1 (33.33%) Automation Tester
2 1 (33.33%) QA Automation Tester
2 1 (33.33%) QA Tester
2 1 (33.33%) Selenium Automation Tester
2 1 (33.33%) Selenium Tester
2 1 (33.33%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) CSS
1 1 (33.33%) HTML
1 1 (33.33%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Defect Management
2 2 (66.67%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
2 2 (66.67%) Manual Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Software Testing
2 2 (66.67%) System Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) BDD
3 1 (33.33%) Penetration Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Performance Testing
3 1 (33.33%) QA Automation
3 1 (33.33%) TDD
3 1 (33.33%) Test Scripting
3 1 (33.33%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) Scala
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) QA
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