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 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Compatibility Testing
Rank - 225 246
Permanent jobs citing Compatibility Testing 0 8 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West - 0.12% 0.082%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.15% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 0 5 3
Average salary - £46,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +16.25%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £46,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-24.73% +24.00%
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
6021 5312 5706
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 81.90% 77.59% 77.80%
Number of salaries quoted 4785 4491 4957
Average salary £40,000 £38,143 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.86% +1.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £55,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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
Top 24 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 5 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 4 (80.00%) Integration Testing
2 4 (80.00%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (80.00%) System Testing
2 4 (80.00%) WebDriver
2 4 (80.00%) Cucumber
2 4 (80.00%) BDD
2 4 (80.00%) Hudson
2 4 (80.00%) SoapUI
2 4 (80.00%) Jenkins
2 4 (80.00%) Automation Testing
2 4 (80.00%) SQL
2 4 (80.00%) SOAP
2 4 (80.00%) Web Services
2 4 (80.00%) ISEB
2 4 (80.00%) Replication
2 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (80.00%) TDD
2 4 (80.00%) Automated Testing
2 4 (80.00%) QA
2 4 (80.00%) Selenium
3 1 (20.00%) Performance Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Web Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Validation

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

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 4 (80.00%) WebDriver
1 4 (80.00%) Cucumber
1 4 (80.00%) Hudson
1 4 (80.00%) SoapUI
1 4 (80.00%) Jenkins
1 4 (80.00%) Selenium
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Analyst
1 5 (100.00%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) SOAP
1 4 (80.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) Replication
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 4 (80.00%) Integration Testing
2 4 (80.00%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (80.00%) System Testing
2 4 (80.00%) BDD
2 4 (80.00%) Automation Testing
2 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (80.00%) TDD
2 4 (80.00%) Automated Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Performance Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Web Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (80.00%) QA
Stockport
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago