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 31 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Compatibility Testing
Rank 395 420 460
Rank change year-on-year
+25 +40
Permanent jobs citing Compatibility Testing 36 36 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.20% 0.17% 0.031%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.23% 0.20% 0.038%
Number of salaries quoted 36 29 7
Median salary £45,000 £41,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.75% +17.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £32,400 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £46,500 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £38,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-14.47% +8.57%
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
15646 17848 18658
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 85.99% 85.61% 83.77%
Number of salaries quoted 13093 14618 14428
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £65,000
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 31 August 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 31 August 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 +34 24 £34,000 +6.25%
East Sussex -4 7 £45,000 +1.69%
West Sussex -7 5 £60,000 +46.34%
Compatibility Testing
England

Compatibility Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 37 (48.68%) ITIL
1 37 (48.68%) Microsoft App-V
1 37 (48.68%) SCCM
1 37 (48.68%) Security Cleared
1 37 (48.68%) PowerShell
1 37 (48.68%) Software Distribution
2 36 (47.37%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (47.37%) TDD
3 32 (42.11%) QA
4 31 (40.79%) Regression Testing
5 30 (39.47%) Web Services
5 30 (39.47%) Java
5 30 (39.47%) Selenium
5 30 (39.47%) System Integration Testing
5 30 (39.47%) WebDriver
6 29 (38.16%) Functional Testing
6 29 (38.16%) Unit Testing
6 29 (38.16%) Integration Testing
7 28 (36.84%) BDD
8 26 (34.21%) JIRA
8 26 (34.21%) User Stories
9 23 (30.26%) Performance Testing
9 23 (30.26%) JUnit
9 23 (30.26%) JMeter
10 22 (28.95%) Microsoft
10 22 (28.95%) Citrix
10 22 (28.95%) Software Packaging
10 22 (28.95%) Application Virtualisation
11 21 (27.63%) Java EE
11 21 (27.63%) jMock

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 19 (25.00%) Confluence
1 19 (25.00%) IIS
Business Applications
1 3 (3.95%) Oracle BPM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (5.26%) DB2
2 2 (2.63%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (2.63%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 30 (39.47%) Selenium
1 30 (39.47%) WebDriver
2 26 (34.21%) JIRA
3 23 (30.26%) JMeter
3 23 (30.26%) JUnit
4 21 (27.63%) Cucumber
4 21 (27.63%) jMock
4 21 (27.63%) SoapUI
5 20 (26.32%) Ant
5 20 (26.32%) Gradle
5 20 (26.32%) Hudson
5 20 (26.32%) Jenkins
5 20 (26.32%) Maven
6 15 (19.74%) MSI
7 2 (2.63%) Eclipse
7 2 (2.63%) LoadRunner
7 2 (2.63%) Selenium IDE
General
1 20 (26.32%) Finance
Job Titles
1 28 (36.84%) Analyst
2 22 (28.95%) 3rd Line Support
3 18 (23.68%) Test Analyst
4 16 (21.05%) Automation Test Analyst
5 15 (19.74%) Applications Packager
6 14 (18.42%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 14 (18.42%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 14 (18.42%) Desktop Engineer
6 14 (18.42%) Desktop Support
6 14 (18.42%) Desktop Support Engineer
6 14 (18.42%) QA Engineer
6 14 (18.42%) Support Engineer
7 9 (11.84%) Java Engineer
8 8 (10.53%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
8 8 (10.53%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 8 (10.53%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
8 8 (10.53%) Senior Analyst
8 8 (10.53%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
8 8 (10.53%) Senior Infrastructure Support Analyst
8 8 (10.53%) Senior Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (39.47%) Web Services
2 22 (28.95%) Software Packaging
3 21 (27.63%) Ajax
3 21 (27.63%) Hibernate
3 21 (27.63%) Java EE
3 21 (27.63%) JMS
3 21 (27.63%) REST
3 21 (27.63%) Spring
3 21 (27.63%) WebSphere MQ
4 9 (11.84%) HTML
5 7 (9.21%) CSS
5 7 (9.21%) Node.js
6 2 (2.63%) HTML5
6 2 (2.63%) Oracle ADF
6 2 (2.63%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 20 (26.32%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 19 (25.00%) Computer Science
3 3 (3.95%) Mainframe
4 2 (2.63%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 15 (19.74%) Windows
1 15 (19.74%) Windows 7
1 15 (19.74%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (2.63%) Android
2 2 (2.63%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (48.68%) ITIL
1 37 (48.68%) Software Distribution
2 36 (47.37%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (47.37%) TDD
3 31 (40.79%) Regression Testing
4 30 (39.47%) System Integration Testing
5 29 (38.16%) Functional Testing
5 29 (38.16%) Integration Testing
5 29 (38.16%) Unit Testing
6 28 (36.84%) BDD
7 26 (34.21%) User Stories
8 23 (30.26%) Performance Testing
9 22 (28.95%) Application Virtualisation
10 21 (27.63%) Domain-Driven Design
11 20 (26.32%) Continuous Integration
12 15 (19.74%) Application Packaging
12 15 (19.74%) Continuous Improvement
12 15 (19.74%) Infrastructure Management
13 9 (11.84%) Manual Testing
13 9 (11.84%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 37 (48.68%) PowerShell
2 30 (39.47%) Java
3 21 (27.63%) Groovy
4 7 (9.21%) Scala
5 2 (2.63%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 37 (48.68%) Security Cleared
2 19 (25.00%) Degree
2 19 (25.00%) ISEB
2 19 (25.00%) ISTQB
3 15 (19.74%) DV Cleared
3 15 (19.74%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (42.11%) QA
System Software
1 37 (48.68%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 37 (48.68%) SCCM
2 15 (19.74%) AppDNA
3 9 (11.84%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 22 (28.95%) Citrix
1 22 (28.95%) Microsoft
2 19 (25.00%) Atlassian
2 19 (25.00%) Rally
3 9 (11.84%) HP
4 6 (7.89%) Oracle
5 2 (2.63%) Pega