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 18 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Compatibility Testing
England / South East
Rank 387 434 445
Rank change year-on-year
+47 +11
Permanent jobs citing Compatibility Testing 9 14 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.060% 0.072% 0.055%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.071% 0.083% 0.064%
Number of salaries quoted 9 7 9
Median salary £32,000 £45,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-28.88% +50.00%
UK excluding London median salary £34,000 £40,000 £35,500
% change year-on-year
-15.00% +12.67%

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
12764 16918 17072
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 85.68% 86.53% 84.65%
Number of salaries quoted 10436 14261 13705
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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 18 January 2017.

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 18 January 2017. 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 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 - 8 £32,000 - 1
Surrey +34 1 £22,500 -52.63%
Compatibility Testing
England

Compatibility Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 18 January 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 South East region with a requirement for Compatibility Testing.

1 23 (88.46%) ITIL
1 23 (88.46%) Microsoft App-V
1 23 (88.46%) SCCM
1 23 (88.46%) Security Cleared
1 23 (88.46%) PowerShell
1 23 (88.46%) Software Distribution
2 20 (76.92%) Microsoft
3 19 (73.08%) Citrix
3 19 (73.08%) Software Packaging
3 19 (73.08%) Application Virtualisation
4 7 (26.92%) Infrastructure Management
5 4 (15.38%) Windows
5 4 (15.38%) MSI
5 4 (15.38%) SC Cleared
5 4 (15.38%) DV Cleared
5 4 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (15.38%) Application Packaging
5 4 (15.38%) Windows 7
5 4 (15.38%) AppDNA
6 3 (11.54%) Selenium
6 3 (11.54%) ISTQB
6 3 (11.54%) JMeter
6 3 (11.54%) ISEB
6 3 (11.54%) Java
7 2 (7.69%) Ant
7 2 (7.69%) JUnit
7 2 (7.69%) IIS
7 2 (7.69%) Web Services
7 2 (7.69%) JMS
7 2 (7.69%) Foreign Exchange (FX)

Compatibility Testing
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 2 (7.69%) Confluence
1 2 (7.69%) IIS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.85%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (15.38%) MSI
2 3 (11.54%) JMeter
2 3 (11.54%) Selenium
3 2 (7.69%) Ant
3 2 (7.69%) Cucumber
3 2 (7.69%) Gradle
3 2 (7.69%) Hudson
3 2 (7.69%) Jenkins
3 2 (7.69%) JIRA
3 2 (7.69%) jMock
3 2 (7.69%) JUnit
3 2 (7.69%) Maven
3 2 (7.69%) SoapUI
3 2 (7.69%) WebDriver
4 1 (3.85%) Zephyr
General
1 2 (7.69%) Finance
Job Titles
1 19 (73.08%) 3rd Line Support
2 16 (61.54%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 16 (61.54%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 16 (61.54%) Desktop Engineer
2 16 (61.54%) Desktop Support
2 16 (61.54%) Desktop Support Engineer
2 16 (61.54%) Support Engineer
3 5 (19.23%) Analyst
4 4 (15.38%) Applications Packager
5 3 (11.54%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
5 3 (11.54%) Support Analyst
6 2 (7.69%) Test Analyst
7 1 (3.85%) Automation Test Analyst
7 1 (3.85%) QA Engineer
7 1 (3.85%) Software Analyst
7 1 (3.85%) Software QA Engineer
7 1 (3.85%) Software Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (73.08%) Software Packaging
2 2 (7.69%) Ajax
2 2 (7.69%) Hibernate
2 2 (7.69%) Java EE
2 2 (7.69%) JMS
2 2 (7.69%) REST
2 2 (7.69%) Spring
2 2 (7.69%) Web Services
2 2 (7.69%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.69%) Computer Science
1 2 (7.69%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (3.85%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 4 (15.38%) Windows
1 4 (15.38%) Windows 7
1 4 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (88.46%) ITIL
1 23 (88.46%) Software Distribution
2 19 (73.08%) Application Virtualisation
3 7 (26.92%) Infrastructure Management
4 4 (15.38%) Application Packaging
5 2 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (7.69%) BDD
5 2 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (7.69%) Domain-Driven Design
5 2 (7.69%) Functional Testing
5 2 (7.69%) Integration Testing
5 2 (7.69%) Regression Testing
5 2 (7.69%) System Integration Testing
5 2 (7.69%) TDD
5 2 (7.69%) Unit Testing
6 1 (3.85%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (3.85%) Mobile Application Development
6 1 (3.85%) Open Source Development
6 1 (3.85%) User Stories
6 1 (3.85%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 23 (88.46%) PowerShell
2 3 (11.54%) Java
3 2 (7.69%) Groovy
4 1 (3.85%) JavaScript
4 1 (3.85%) SQL
Qualifications
1 23 (88.46%) Security Cleared
2 4 (15.38%) DV Cleared
2 4 (15.38%) SC Cleared
3 3 (11.54%) ISEB
3 3 (11.54%) ISTQB
4 2 (7.69%) Degree
5 1 (3.85%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.69%) QA
System Software
1 23 (88.46%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 23 (88.46%) SCCM
2 4 (15.38%) AppDNA
Vendors
1 20 (76.92%) Microsoft
2 19 (73.08%) Citrix
3 2 (7.69%) Atlassian
3 2 (7.69%) CA Agile Central