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 3 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Compatibility Testing
Rank 226 - 235
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Compatibility Testing 19 0 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.29% - 0.097%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.34% - 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 19 0 6
Average salary £37,500 - £48,250
90% offered a salary of more than £34,900 - £44,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 - £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £37,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -9.63%
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
5613 6004 5788
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 86.06% 83.44% 80.14%
Number of salaries quoted 4561 4777 4921
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.65%

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
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 3 August 2015.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Compatibility Testing within the North West region over the 3 months to 3 August 2015. 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 - 19 £37,500 - 1
Compatibility Testing
England

Compatibility Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, 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 29 (80.56%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (77.78%) SQL
3 27 (75.00%) .NET
3 27 (75.00%) System Testing
3 27 (75.00%) BDD
3 27 (75.00%) SoapUI
3 27 (75.00%) SpecFlow
4 25 (69.44%) Automation Testing
4 25 (69.44%) Automated Testing
5 24 (66.67%) TDD
6 22 (61.11%) Regression Testing
6 22 (61.11%) ISEB
7 20 (55.56%) Jenkins
7 20 (55.56%) Hudson
7 20 (55.56%) TeamCity
7 20 (55.56%) Continuous Integration
8 17 (47.22%) User Acceptance Testing
8 17 (47.22%) SOAP
9 16 (44.44%) Web Services
10 14 (38.89%) API Testing
11 13 (36.11%) Replication
12 11 (30.56%) Manual Testing
13 9 (25.00%) QA
14 8 (22.22%) Integration Testing
14 8 (22.22%) Test Automation
15 5 (13.89%) Test Scripting
15 5 (13.89%) Selenium
15 5 (13.89%) System Integration Testing
15 5 (13.89%) SDLC
15 5 (13.89%) Functional Testing

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

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, 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.

Business Applications
1 1 (2.78%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.33%) Intranet
Development Applications
1 27 (75.00%) SoapUI
1 27 (75.00%) SpecFlow
2 20 (55.56%) Jenkins
2 20 (55.56%) Hudson
2 20 (55.56%) TeamCity
3 5 (13.89%) Selenium
4 4 (11.11%) WebDriver
5 1 (2.78%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 14 (38.89%) Tester
2 13 (36.11%) Analyst
2 13 (36.11%) Test Analyst
2 13 (36.11%) Technical Tester
3 7 (19.44%) Technical Test Analyst
3 7 (19.44%) Technical Analyst
4 6 (16.67%) Test Engineer
5 5 (13.89%) Functional Test Engineer
6 3 (8.33%) Front-End Developer
6 3 (8.33%) Developer
7 2 (5.56%) Agile Test Analyst
8 1 (2.78%) Automation Tester
8 1 (2.78%) Selenium Tester
8 1 (2.78%) Software Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (75.00%) .NET
2 17 (47.22%) SOAP
3 16 (44.44%) Web Services
4 4 (11.11%) CSS
4 4 (11.11%) HTML
4 4 (11.11%) jQuery
5 1 (2.78%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (36.11%) Replication
2 3 (8.33%) W3C
3 1 (2.78%) Device Driver
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (80.56%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (75.00%) System Testing
2 27 (75.00%) BDD
3 25 (69.44%) Automated Testing
3 25 (69.44%) Automation Testing
4 24 (66.67%) TDD
5 22 (61.11%) Regression Testing
6 20 (55.56%) Continuous Integration
7 17 (47.22%) User Acceptance Testing
8 14 (38.89%) API Testing
9 11 (30.56%) Manual Testing
10 8 (22.22%) Integration Testing
10 8 (22.22%) Test Automation
11 5 (13.89%) Test Scripting
11 5 (13.89%) Functional Testing
11 5 (13.89%) System Integration Testing
11 5 (13.89%) SDLC
12 3 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
12 3 (8.33%) SEO
12 3 (8.33%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 28 (77.78%) SQL
2 4 (11.11%) JavaScript
3 1 (2.78%) Java
3 1 (2.78%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 22 (61.11%) ISEB
2 4 (11.11%) Degree
3 1 (2.78%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (2.78%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (25.00%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (11.11%) SAP
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