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 24 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Compatibility Testing
Rank 394 373 462
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +89
Permanent jobs citing Compatibility Testing 39 87 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.21% 0.42% 0.026%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.25% 0.50% 0.031%
Number of salaries quoted 34 85 3
Median salary £35,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-16.47% +6.25%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
- +23.07%
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
15750 17473 19326
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 85.67% 85.01% 83.61%
Number of salaries quoted 13128 13846 15463
Median salary £47,500 £46,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.26% +2.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
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 24 May 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 24 May 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
West Sussex -14 18 £40,000 -20.00%
Hampshire -8 14 £32,000 +6.66% 2
East Sussex -12 7 £65,000 +36.84%
Compatibility Testing
England

Compatibility Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 24 May 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 33 (64.71%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (56.86%) TDD
2 29 (56.86%) System Integration Testing
3 28 (54.90%) QA
4 27 (52.94%) Java
5 26 (50.98%) Web Services
6 25 (49.02%) Regression Testing
6 25 (49.02%) Integration Testing
7 22 (43.14%) Unit Testing
7 22 (43.14%) Functional Testing
8 20 (39.22%) Selenium
9 19 (37.25%) RAD
9 19 (37.25%) HP
9 19 (37.25%) HP Quality Center
9 19 (37.25%) WebDriver
9 19 (37.25%) Waterfall
9 19 (37.25%) User Stories
10 18 (35.29%) SDLC
10 18 (35.29%) Manual Testing
10 18 (35.29%) Automated Testing
11 14 (27.45%) Security Cleared
11 14 (27.45%) PowerShell
11 14 (27.45%) SCCM
11 14 (27.45%) JIRA
11 14 (27.45%) ITIL
11 14 (27.45%) Microsoft App-V
11 14 (27.45%) Software Distribution
11 14 (27.45%) BDD
12 12 (23.53%) JMeter
12 12 (23.53%) HTML

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 9 (17.65%) IIS
2 7 (13.73%) Node.js
3 6 (11.76%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 3 (5.88%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (3.92%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.88%) HTTP
2 1 (1.96%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (13.73%) DB2
2 3 (5.88%) MongoDB
2 3 (5.88%) MySQL
2 3 (5.88%) NoSQL
2 3 (5.88%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (5.88%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.96%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 20 (39.22%) Selenium
2 19 (37.25%) WebDriver
3 14 (27.45%) JIRA
4 12 (23.53%) JMeter
4 12 (23.53%) JUnit
5 7 (13.73%) Ant
5 7 (13.73%) Cucumber
5 7 (13.73%) Gradle
5 7 (13.73%) Hudson
5 7 (13.73%) Jenkins
5 7 (13.73%) jMock
5 7 (13.73%) Maven
5 7 (13.73%) SoapUI
6 5 (9.80%) Eclipse
6 5 (9.80%) LoadRunner
6 5 (9.80%) Selenium IDE
7 3 (5.88%) MSI
General
1 9 (17.65%) Finance
2 3 (5.88%) Electronics
2 3 (5.88%) Manufacturing
2 3 (5.88%) Marketing
2 3 (5.88%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 24 (47.06%) QA Engineer
2 23 (45.10%) Analyst
3 13 (25.49%) Tester
4 12 (23.53%) Senior Analyst
4 12 (23.53%) Test Analyst
5 11 (21.57%) 3rd Line Support
6 10 (19.61%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
6 10 (19.61%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support Analyst
6 10 (19.61%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
6 10 (19.61%) Automation Test Analyst
6 10 (19.61%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 10 (19.61%) Infrastructure Support
6 10 (19.61%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
6 10 (19.61%) QA Tester
6 10 (19.61%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
6 10 (19.61%) Senior Infrastructure Support Analyst
6 10 (19.61%) Senior Support Analyst
6 10 (19.61%) Support Analyst
7 8 (15.69%) Quality Engineer
8 7 (13.73%) Java Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (50.98%) Web Services
2 12 (23.53%) HTML
3 11 (21.57%) Software Packaging
4 8 (15.69%) CSS
5 7 (13.73%) Ajax
5 7 (13.73%) Hibernate
5 7 (13.73%) Java EE
5 7 (13.73%) JMS
5 7 (13.73%) REST
5 7 (13.73%) Spring
5 7 (13.73%) WebSphere MQ
6 5 (9.80%) HTML5
7 4 (7.84%) XML
8 3 (5.88%) ActiveMQ
8 3 (5.88%) JSON
8 3 (5.88%) Oracle ADF
8 3 (5.88%) RESTful
8 3 (5.88%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 10 (19.61%) Computer Science
2 8 (15.69%) Mainframe
3 6 (11.76%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 4 (7.84%) Social Media
5 1 (1.96%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (7.84%) Android
1 4 (7.84%) Apple iOS
2 3 (5.88%) Linux
2 3 (5.88%) Windows
2 3 (5.88%) Windows 7
2 3 (5.88%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (1.96%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (64.71%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (56.86%) System Integration Testing
2 29 (56.86%) TDD
3 25 (49.02%) Integration Testing
3 25 (49.02%) Regression Testing
4 22 (43.14%) Functional Testing
4 22 (43.14%) Unit Testing
5 19 (37.25%) RAD
5 19 (37.25%) User Stories
5 19 (37.25%) Waterfall
6 18 (35.29%) Automated Testing
6 18 (35.29%) Manual Testing
6 18 (35.29%) SDLC
7 14 (27.45%) BDD
7 14 (27.45%) ITIL
7 14 (27.45%) Software Distribution
8 12 (23.53%) Performance Testing
9 11 (21.57%) Application Virtualisation
10 8 (15.69%) Continuous Improvement
11 7 (13.73%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 27 (52.94%) Java
2 14 (27.45%) PowerShell
3 7 (13.73%) Groovy
3 7 (13.73%) Scala
4 4 (7.84%) COBOL
5 3 (5.88%) Bash Shell
5 3 (5.88%) Perl
5 3 (5.88%) Python
5 3 (5.88%) Ruby
6 1 (1.96%) C#
6 1 (1.96%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 14 (27.45%) Security Cleared
2 10 (19.61%) Degree
3 9 (17.65%) ISEB
3 9 (17.65%) ISTQB
4 3 (5.88%) DV Cleared
4 3 (5.88%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (54.90%) QA
System Software
1 14 (27.45%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 19 (37.25%) HP Quality Center
2 14 (27.45%) SCCM
3 3 (5.88%) AppDNA
Vendors
1 19 (37.25%) HP
2 11 (21.57%) Citrix
2 11 (21.57%) Microsoft
3 10 (19.61%) Oracle
4 7 (13.73%) Pega
4 7 (13.73%) Rally
5 6 (11.76%) Atlassian
6 3 (5.88%) SAP
7 1 (1.96%) Informatica
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