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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Compatibility Testing over the 3 months to 31 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Compatibility Testing
Rank 256 226 245
Rank change year-on-year
-30 +19
Permanent jobs citing Compatibility Testing 5 13 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.067% 0.19% 0.057%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.080% 0.24% 0.071%
Number of salaries quoted 5 6 4
Average salary £40,000 £38,750 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £36,250 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £43,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +14.28%
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 North West region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
6272 5419 5620
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 83.91% 80.15% 79.45%
Number of salaries quoted 5286 4570 4856
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Compatibility Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Compatibility Testing across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Compatibility Testing within the North West region over the 3 months to 31 October 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester - 3 £40,000 - 1
Cheshire -22 1 £36,000 -7.09%
Lancashire - 1 £36,000 -
Compatibility Testing
England

Compatibility Testing
Top 22 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT jobs across the North West 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 3 (60.00%) SQL
1 3 (60.00%) .NET
1 3 (60.00%) ISEB
1 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (60.00%) Selenium
1 3 (60.00%) Test Management
1 3 (60.00%) System Testing
1 3 (60.00%) WebDriver
1 3 (60.00%) BDD
1 3 (60.00%) Automation Testing
1 3 (60.00%) Mentoring
2 2 (40.00%) Windows 7
2 2 (40.00%) AppSense
2 2 (40.00%) .NET Framework
2 2 (40.00%) Windows
2 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (20.00%) Scrum
3 1 (20.00%) Automated Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Software Testing
3 1 (20.00%) ISTQB
3 1 (20.00%) Manual Testing

Compatibility Testing
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT jobs across the North West 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.

Development Applications
1 3 (60.00%) Selenium
1 3 (60.00%) WebDriver
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Test Team Leader
1 3 (60.00%) Team Leader
2 2 (40.00%) Applications Tester
2 2 (40.00%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) .NET
2 2 (40.00%) .NET Framework
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
1 2 (40.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (60.00%) System Testing
1 3 (60.00%) BDD
1 3 (60.00%) Automation Testing
1 3 (60.00%) Mentoring
1 3 (60.00%) Test Management
2 1 (20.00%) Manual Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Automated Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Software Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (20.00%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) ISEB
2 1 (20.00%) ISTQB
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) AppSense
Stockport
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £35000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 15 days ago