The table below looks at the statistics for Compatibility Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Compatibility Testing over the 3 months to 26 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Compatibility Testing
Rank 392 406 475
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +69
Permanent jobs citing Compatibility Testing 39 63 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.21% 0.30% 0.026%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.25% 0.35% 0.031%
Number of salaries quoted 35 62 6
Median salary £40,000 £39,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.26% -1.25%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,750 £33,750
% change year-on-year
+5.96% +11.85%
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 South East region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
15533 18169 19521
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 85.49% 85.31% 83.41%
Number of salaries quoted 13049 14549 15569
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £68,000 £65,000 £65,000
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 South East

The demand trend of job ads across the South East 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 South East

Compatibility Testing
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Compatibility Testing Salary Trend in the South East

Compatibility Testing
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Compatibility Testing across the South East region over the 3 months to 26 June 2016.

Compatibility Testing Salary Histogram in the South East

Compatibility Testing
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Compatibility Testing within the South East region over the 3 months to 26 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
Hampshire +7 20 £34,000 +13.33%
West Sussex -6 10 £40,000 -20.00%
East Sussex -6 9 £45,000 +9.75% 1
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England

Compatibility Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 26 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 South East region with a requirement for Compatibility Testing.

1 38 (58.46%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (52.31%) TDD
2 34 (52.31%) QA
2 34 (52.31%) System Integration Testing
3 32 (49.23%) Java
4 31 (47.69%) Web Services
5 30 (46.15%) Regression Testing
5 30 (46.15%) Integration Testing
6 27 (41.54%) Unit Testing
6 27 (41.54%) Functional Testing
7 25 (38.46%) User Stories
8 24 (36.92%) Selenium
9 23 (35.38%) WebDriver
10 22 (33.85%) Software Distribution
10 22 (33.85%) SCCM
10 22 (33.85%) Security Cleared
10 22 (33.85%) PowerShell
10 22 (33.85%) Microsoft App-V
10 22 (33.85%) ITIL
11 19 (29.23%) RAD
11 19 (29.23%) HP
11 19 (29.23%) JIRA
11 19 (29.23%) HP Quality Center
11 19 (29.23%) BDD
11 19 (29.23%) Waterfall
12 18 (27.69%) SDLC
12 18 (27.69%) Manual Testing
12 18 (27.69%) Performance Testing
12 18 (27.69%) Automated Testing
13 16 (24.62%) JMeter

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Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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 13 (20.00%) IIS
2 11 (16.92%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 3 (4.62%) Oracle BPM
1 3 (4.62%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.62%) HTTP
2 1 (1.54%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (9.23%) DB2
2 3 (4.62%) MongoDB
2 3 (4.62%) MySQL
2 3 (4.62%) NoSQL
2 3 (4.62%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (4.62%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.54%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 24 (36.92%) Selenium
2 23 (35.38%) WebDriver
3 19 (29.23%) JIRA
4 16 (24.62%) JMeter
4 16 (24.62%) JUnit
5 12 (18.46%) Ant
5 12 (18.46%) Cucumber
5 12 (18.46%) Gradle
5 12 (18.46%) Hudson
5 12 (18.46%) Jenkins
5 12 (18.46%) jMock
5 12 (18.46%) Maven
5 12 (18.46%) SoapUI
6 8 (12.31%) MSI
7 4 (6.15%) Eclipse
7 4 (6.15%) LoadRunner
7 4 (6.15%) Selenium IDE
General
1 14 (21.54%) Finance
2 3 (4.62%) Electronics
2 3 (4.62%) Manufacturing
2 3 (4.62%) Marketing
2 3 (4.62%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 29 (44.62%) Analyst
2 23 (35.38%) QA Engineer
3 18 (27.69%) Test Analyst
4 15 (23.08%) Automation Test Analyst
5 14 (21.54%) 3rd Line Support
6 13 (20.00%) Tester
7 12 (18.46%) Senior Analyst
8 10 (15.38%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
8 10 (15.38%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support Analyst
8 10 (15.38%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
8 10 (15.38%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 10 (15.38%) Infrastructure Support
8 10 (15.38%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
8 10 (15.38%) QA Tester
8 10 (15.38%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
8 10 (15.38%) Senior Infrastructure Support Analyst
8 10 (15.38%) Senior Support Analyst
8 10 (15.38%) Support Analyst
9 8 (12.31%) Applications Packager
10 7 (10.77%) Quality Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (47.69%) Web Services
2 14 (21.54%) Software Packaging
3 12 (18.46%) Ajax
3 12 (18.46%) Hibernate
3 12 (18.46%) Java EE
3 12 (18.46%) JMS
3 12 (18.46%) REST
3 12 (18.46%) Spring
3 12 (18.46%) WebSphere MQ
4 11 (16.92%) HTML
5 8 (12.31%) CSS
6 7 (10.77%) Node.js
7 4 (6.15%) HTML5
8 3 (4.62%) ActiveMQ
8 3 (4.62%) JSON
8 3 (4.62%) Oracle ADF
8 3 (4.62%) RESTful
8 3 (4.62%) SOAP
8 3 (4.62%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 14 (21.54%) Computer Science
2 11 (16.92%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 7 (10.77%) Mainframe
4 3 (4.62%) Social Media
5 1 (1.54%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 8 (12.31%) Windows
1 8 (12.31%) Windows 7
1 8 (12.31%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (4.62%) Android
2 3 (4.62%) Apple iOS
2 3 (4.62%) Linux
3 1 (1.54%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (58.46%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (52.31%) System Integration Testing
2 34 (52.31%) TDD
3 30 (46.15%) Integration Testing
3 30 (46.15%) Regression Testing
4 27 (41.54%) Functional Testing
4 27 (41.54%) Unit Testing
5 25 (38.46%) User Stories
6 22 (33.85%) ITIL
6 22 (33.85%) Software Distribution
7 19 (29.23%) BDD
7 19 (29.23%) RAD
7 19 (29.23%) Waterfall
8 18 (27.69%) Automated Testing
8 18 (27.69%) Manual Testing
8 18 (27.69%) Performance Testing
8 18 (27.69%) SDLC
9 14 (21.54%) Application Virtualisation
10 12 (18.46%) Continuous Improvement
10 12 (18.46%) Domain-Driven Design
Programming Languages
1 32 (49.23%) Java
2 22 (33.85%) PowerShell
3 12 (18.46%) Groovy
4 7 (10.77%) Scala
5 3 (4.62%) Bash Shell
5 3 (4.62%) COBOL
5 3 (4.62%) Perl
5 3 (4.62%) Python
5 3 (4.62%) Ruby
6 1 (1.54%) C#
6 1 (1.54%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 22 (33.85%) Security Cleared
2 14 (21.54%) Degree
3 13 (20.00%) ISEB
3 13 (20.00%) ISTQB
4 8 (12.31%) DV Cleared
4 8 (12.31%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (52.31%) QA
System Software
1 22 (33.85%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 22 (33.85%) SCCM
2 19 (29.23%) HP Quality Center
3 8 (12.31%) AppDNA
Vendors
1 19 (29.23%) HP
2 14 (21.54%) Citrix
2 14 (21.54%) Microsoft
3 12 (18.46%) Rally
4 11 (16.92%) Atlassian
4 11 (16.92%) Oracle
5 7 (10.77%) Pega
6 3 (4.62%) SAP
7 1 (1.54%) Informatica
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