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 27 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Compatibility Testing
Rank 220 226 253
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +27
Permanent jobs citing Compatibility Testing 14 22 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.25% 0.35% 0.042%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.29% 0.39% 0.050%
Number of salaries quoted 13 21 3
Median salary £60,000 £35,000 £29,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+71.42% +20.68%
UK excluding London median salary £39,000 £38,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
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
4875 5572 6034
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 86.82% 88.33% 85.37%
Number of salaries quoted 4124 4529 4828
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Compatibility Testing across the North West region over the 3 months to 27 June 2016.

Compatibility Testing Salary Histogram 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 27 June 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
Manchester -8 11 £60,000 +71.42%
Lancashire - 3 £35,000 - 1
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England

Compatibility Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 North West region with a requirement for Compatibility Testing.

1 24 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (82.14%) Test Scripting
3 21 (75.00%) Integration Testing
4 20 (71.43%) System Integration Testing
5 17 (60.71%) SDLC
5 17 (60.71%) Process Improvement
5 17 (60.71%) Functional Testing
5 17 (60.71%) Regression Testing
5 17 (60.71%) Stakeholder Management
6 10 (35.71%) Defect Management
7 7 (25.00%) JIRA
8 6 (21.43%) TDD
8 6 (21.43%) HTML
8 6 (21.43%) CSS
8 6 (21.43%) ISEB
8 6 (21.43%) BDD
8 6 (21.43%) User Stories
9 5 (17.86%) Mentoring
9 5 (17.86%) Coaching
9 5 (17.86%) Continuous Integration
9 5 (17.86%) Manual Testing
9 5 (17.86%) System Testing
9 5 (17.86%) Windows
10 4 (14.29%) Test Management
10 4 (14.29%) User Experience
10 4 (14.29%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
11 3 (10.71%) Analytical Skills
11 3 (10.71%) Enterprise Software
11 3 (10.71%) Gatling
11 3 (10.71%) Git (software)

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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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (10.71%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (3.57%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.71%) DSL
Development Applications
1 7 (25.00%) JIRA
2 3 (10.71%) Cucumber
2 3 (10.71%) Gatling
2 3 (10.71%) Git (software)
2 3 (10.71%) Jenkins
2 3 (10.71%) MSTest
2 3 (10.71%) Selenium
2 3 (10.71%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (10.71%) WebDriver
3 2 (7.14%) Fiddler
3 2 (7.14%) Firebug
4 1 (3.57%) SoapUI
4 1 (3.57%) SpecFlow
General
1 3 (10.71%) Retail
Job Titles
1 17 (60.71%) Test Leader
2 7 (25.00%) Analyst
2 7 (25.00%) Test Analyst
3 2 (7.14%) Test Automation Engineer
3 2 (7.14%) Test Engineer
4 1 (3.57%) Manual Tester
4 1 (3.57%) Server Analyst
4 1 (3.57%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (21.43%) CSS
1 6 (21.43%) HTML
2 3 (10.71%) Node.js
3 2 (7.14%) JSON
3 2 (7.14%) XML
4 1 (3.57%) .NET
4 1 (3.57%) .NET Framework
4 1 (3.57%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.29%) User Experience
2 3 (10.71%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (10.71%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (10.71%) W3C
3 2 (7.14%) EPoS
3 2 (7.14%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.57%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 5 (17.86%) Windows
2 3 (10.71%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (7.14%) Android
3 2 (7.14%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (82.14%) Test Scripting
3 21 (75.00%) Integration Testing
4 20 (71.43%) System Integration Testing
5 17 (60.71%) Functional Testing
5 17 (60.71%) Process Improvement
5 17 (60.71%) Regression Testing
5 17 (60.71%) SDLC
5 17 (60.71%) Stakeholder Management
6 10 (35.71%) Defect Management
7 6 (21.43%) BDD
7 6 (21.43%) TDD
7 6 (21.43%) User Stories
8 5 (17.86%) Coaching
8 5 (17.86%) Continuous Integration
8 5 (17.86%) Manual Testing
8 5 (17.86%) Mentoring
8 5 (17.86%) System Testing
9 4 (14.29%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
9 4 (14.29%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (10.71%) Groovy
1 3 (10.71%) JavaScript
1 3 (10.71%) Scala
2 1 (3.57%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (21.43%) ISEB
2 2 (7.14%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.14%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (10.71%) Microsoft
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