The table below looks at the statistics for Compatibility Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Compatibility Testing over the 3 months to 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Compatibility Testing
Rank 157 154 160
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +6
Permanent jobs citing Compatibility Testing 4 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.11% 0.032% 0.031%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.13% 0.040% 0.042%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 0
Average salary £51,250 £35,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+46.42% -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £46,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-24.73% +24.00%
Compatibility Testing
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Scotland region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2965 2509 2406
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 80.59% 81.14% 75.47%
Number of salaries quoted 1926 1634 1618
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £56,500
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 Scotland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Compatibility Testing across the Scotland region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Compatibility Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Compatibility Testing
Salary Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Compatibility Testing across the Scotland region.

Compatibility Testing Salary Trend in Scotland

Compatibility Testing
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Compatibility Testing within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 27 August 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
Edinburgh -7 4 £51,250 +46.42%
Compatibility Testing
UK

Compatibility Testing
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 8 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 8 (100.00%) Waterfall
2 7 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (87.50%) FogBugz
2 7 (87.50%) Fiddler
2 7 (87.50%) System Testing
2 7 (87.50%) JIRA
2 7 (87.50%) QA
2 7 (87.50%) Selenium
2 7 (87.50%) Bugzilla
3 6 (75.00%) Mobile App
4 5 (62.50%) JavaScript
4 5 (62.50%) Python
5 4 (50.00%) Perl
5 4 (50.00%) Ruby
6 1 (12.50%) Regression Testing
6 1 (12.50%) Scrum
6 1 (12.50%) VBScript
6 1 (12.50%) QuickTest Pro
6 1 (12.50%) HP Quality Center
6 1 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (12.50%) Web Testing

Compatibility Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 7 (87.50%) Bugzilla
1 7 (87.50%) JIRA
1 7 (87.50%) Selenium
1 7 (87.50%) Fiddler
1 7 (87.50%) FogBugz
2 1 (12.50%) QuickTest Pro
Job Titles
1 7 (87.50%) Test Manager
2 3 (37.50%) Release Manager
3 2 (25.00%) QA Manager
3 2 (25.00%) Software Manager
3 2 (25.00%) Software Test Manager
4 1 (12.50%) Software Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Test Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Software Test Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 6 (75.00%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 8 (100.00%) Waterfall
2 7 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (87.50%) System Testing
3 1 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Web Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Regression Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) JavaScript
1 5 (62.50%) Python
2 4 (50.00%) Ruby
2 4 (50.00%) Perl
3 1 (12.50%) VBScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (87.50%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) HP Quality Center