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 25 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Compatibility Testing
England / North West
Rank - 213 236
Permanent jobs citing Compatibility Testing 0 18 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West - 0.32% 0.29%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.36% 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 0 13 20
Median salary - £32,500 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -10.95%
UK excluding London median salary £37,000 £42,500 £35,250
% change year-on-year
-12.94% +20.56%

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
5356 4972 6126
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 90.32% 88.16% 87.65%
Number of salaries quoted 4445 4152 5094
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £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
Top 8 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 25 February 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 2 (100.00%) ISEB
1 2 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 2 (100.00%) JIRA
1 2 (100.00%) Manual Testing
1 2 (100.00%) System Testing
1 2 (100.00%) User Experience
1 2 (100.00%) Defect Management
1 2 (100.00%) Cross-Browser Compatibility

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 2 (100.00%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Test Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
1 2 (100.00%) Defect Management
1 2 (100.00%) Manual Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 2 (100.00%) System Testing
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) ISEB
Birkenhead, Merseyside
FT Select
Salary: Competitive salary
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