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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Compatibility Testing over the 3 months to 31 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Compatibility Testing
Rank 392 442 -
Rank change year-on-year
+50 -
Permanent jobs citing Compatibility Testing 48 6 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.23% 0.026% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.28% 0.033% -
Number of salaries quoted 46 3 0
Average salary £47,500 £30,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+58.33% -
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £30,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+30.00% -7.69%
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
17363 18317 17261
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 81.90% 80.45% 78.07%
Number of salaries quoted 13860 14435 14084
Average salary £47,000 £45,000 £43,670
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% +3.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,507 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.36% +6.25%

Compatibility Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Compatibility Testing across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 31 March 2015.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Compatibility Testing within the South East region over the 3 months to 31 March 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
East Sussex - 21 £52,500 -
Hampshire +8 17 £32,000 +6.66%
West Sussex - 9 £47,500 -
Surrey - 1 £30,000 - 1
Compatibility Testing
England

Compatibility Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT jobs across the South East 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 34 (56.67%) Web Services
1 34 (56.67%) Agile Software Development
1 34 (56.67%) QA
2 33 (55.00%) TDD
3 31 (51.67%) Regression Testing
4 27 (45.00%) Unit Testing
4 27 (45.00%) Integration Testing
5 25 (41.67%) HP
5 25 (41.67%) Java
5 25 (41.67%) HP Quality Center
6 22 (36.67%) Microsoft App-V
6 22 (36.67%) Software Packaging
6 22 (36.67%) SCCM
6 22 (36.67%) Security Cleared
6 22 (36.67%) PowerShell
6 22 (36.67%) JSP
6 22 (36.67%) ITIL
6 22 (36.67%) Microsoft
6 22 (36.67%) Citrix
6 22 (36.67%) Software Distribution
7 21 (35.00%) Waterfall
7 21 (35.00%) Oracle
7 21 (35.00%) SC Cleared
7 21 (35.00%) DV Cleared
8 19 (31.67%) Automated Testing
9 18 (30.00%) Manual Testing
10 17 (28.33%) Finance
11 12 (20.00%) RAD
11 12 (20.00%) Software Testing
12 9 (15.00%) Performance Management

Compatibility Testing
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT jobs across the South East 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (5.00%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.33%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.33%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (8.33%) Oracle Database
2 1 (1.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.67%) DB2
Development Applications
1 3 (5.00%) Selenium
2 2 (3.33%) WebDriver
2 2 (3.33%) JMeter
3 1 (1.67%) JIRA
3 1 (1.67%) JUnit
3 1 (1.67%) Eclipse
3 1 (1.67%) LoadRunner
3 1 (1.67%) Selenium IDE
3 1 (1.67%) Zephyr
General
1 17 (28.33%) Finance
2 1 (1.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 24 (40.00%) QA Engineer
2 13 (21.67%) Integration Engineer
2 13 (21.67%) Systems Integration Engineer
2 13 (21.67%) Systems Engineer
3 12 (20.00%) Tester
4 9 (15.00%) Technical Leader
5 6 (10.00%) Quality Engineer
6 3 (5.00%) Analyst
6 3 (5.00%) Test Analyst
6 3 (5.00%) Applications Tester
7 2 (3.33%) QA Analyst
7 2 (3.33%) Consultant
7 2 (3.33%) QA Consultant
7 2 (3.33%) QA Test Analyst
8 1 (1.67%) Senior Software Tester
8 1 (1.67%) Selenium Tester
8 1 (1.67%) Software Engineer
8 1 (1.67%) Software Tester
8 1 (1.67%) Test Engineer
8 1 (1.67%) Senior Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (56.67%) Web Services
2 22 (36.67%) JSP
2 22 (36.67%) Software Packaging
3 1 (1.67%) HTML5
3 1 (1.67%) HTML
3 1 (1.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (1.67%) Mainframe
1 1 (1.67%) Computer Science
1 1 (1.67%) Open Source
1 1 (1.67%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 3 (5.00%) Windows
1 3 (5.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (1.67%) Apple iOS
2 1 (1.67%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (56.67%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (55.00%) TDD
3 31 (51.67%) Regression Testing
4 27 (45.00%) Unit Testing
4 27 (45.00%) Integration Testing
5 22 (36.67%) ITIL
5 22 (36.67%) Software Distribution
6 21 (35.00%) Waterfall
7 19 (31.67%) Automated Testing
8 18 (30.00%) Manual Testing
9 12 (20.00%) Software Testing
9 12 (20.00%) RAD
10 9 (15.00%) Service Delivery
10 9 (15.00%) Performance Testing
10 9 (15.00%) Performance Management
10 9 (15.00%) Line Management
10 9 (15.00%) Mentoring
10 9 (15.00%) User Stories
11 8 (13.33%) Test Scripting
12 6 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 25 (41.67%) Java
2 22 (36.67%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.67%) COBOL
3 1 (1.67%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 22 (36.67%) Security Cleared
2 21 (35.00%) SC Cleared
2 21 (35.00%) DV Cleared
3 5 (8.33%) ISEB
3 5 (8.33%) ISTQB
4 2 (3.33%) Degree
4 2 (3.33%) IC3 Certification
4 2 (3.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (56.67%) QA
System Software
1 22 (36.67%) Microsoft App-V
2 3 (5.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 25 (41.67%) HP Quality Center
2 22 (36.67%) SCCM
Vendors
1 25 (41.67%) HP
2 22 (36.67%) Citrix
2 22 (36.67%) Microsoft
3 21 (35.00%) Oracle
4 5 (8.33%) Pega
5 3 (5.00%) AppSense
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Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 7 days ago