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 29 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Compatibility Testing
Rank 394 451 -
Rank change year-on-year
+57 -
Permanent jobs citing Compatibility Testing 45 7 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.22% 0.031% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.26% 0.038% -
Number of salaries quoted 42 7 0
Average salary £41,000 £40,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.50% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,250
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.96%
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
17218 18309 17003
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 82.88% 80.64% 76.77%
Number of salaries quoted 13977 14392 13857
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,995
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +3.67%

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 29 July 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 29 July 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 +35 18 £42,500 +13.33% 1
West Sussex - 13 £41,000 - 1
Hampshire - 10 £32,000 -
Surrey +7 3 £32,500 -18.75%
Berkshire - 1 £45,000 -
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England

Compatibility Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 76 (63.87%) Web Services
1 76 (63.87%) TDD
1 76 (63.87%) QA
2 75 (63.03%) Agile Software Development
3 69 (57.98%) Regression Testing
4 67 (56.30%) Integration Testing
5 66 (55.46%) Unit Testing
5 66 (55.46%) System Integration Testing
6 61 (51.26%) Java
7 58 (48.74%) SDLC
7 58 (48.74%) Waterfall
8 56 (47.06%) Oracle
9 50 (42.02%) HP
9 50 (42.02%) HP Quality Center
10 47 (39.50%) Finance
11 42 (35.29%) Automated Testing
12 41 (34.45%) Manual Testing
13 39 (32.77%) Microsoft
14 38 (31.93%) Citrix
14 38 (31.93%) JSP
14 38 (31.93%) ITIL
14 38 (31.93%) Software Packaging
14 38 (31.93%) Microsoft App-V
14 38 (31.93%) Security Cleared
14 38 (31.93%) PowerShell
14 38 (31.93%) SCCM
14 38 (31.93%) Software Distribution
15 35 (29.41%) RAD
16 30 (25.21%) SC Cleared
16 30 (25.21%) DV Cleared

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

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 2 (1.68%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (0.84%) MS Office
1 1 (0.84%) MS Excel
1 1 (0.84%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.84%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.68%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.52%) HTTP
2 1 (0.84%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (10.08%) Oracle Database
2 5 (4.20%) SQL Server
3 2 (1.68%) DB2
Development Applications
1 10 (8.40%) Selenium
2 6 (5.04%) JMeter
3 4 (3.36%) Zephyr
4 2 (1.68%) LoadRunner
4 2 (1.68%) Selenium IDE
4 2 (1.68%) JUnit
4 2 (1.68%) Eclipse
4 2 (1.68%) WebDriver
5 1 (0.84%) SoapUI
5 1 (0.84%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.84%) HP UFT
5 1 (0.84%) JIRA
General
1 47 (39.50%) Finance
2 7 (5.88%) Retail
Job Titles
1 49 (41.18%) QA Engineer
2 22 (18.49%) Tester
3 19 (15.97%) Systems Engineer
3 19 (15.97%) Integration Engineer
3 19 (15.97%) Systems Integration Engineer
3 19 (15.97%) Technical Leader
4 14 (11.76%) Consultant
4 14 (11.76%) QA Consultant
5 8 (6.72%) Quality Engineer
6 7 (5.88%) Oracle Consultant
6 7 (5.88%) Java Consultant
7 6 (5.04%) Test Analyst
7 6 (5.04%) Analyst
8 4 (3.36%) Test Engineer
8 4 (3.36%) Testing Engineer
9 2 (1.68%) Software Quality Engineer
9 2 (1.68%) Software Engineer
10 1 (0.84%) Developer
10 1 (0.84%) Test Manager
10 1 (0.84%) QA Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 76 (63.87%) Web Services
2 38 (31.93%) JSP
2 38 (31.93%) Software Packaging
3 2 (1.68%) HTML5
3 2 (1.68%) HTML
3 2 (1.68%) XML
4 1 (0.84%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (1.68%) Mainframe
1 2 (1.68%) Computer Science
1 2 (1.68%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 2 (1.68%) Android
1 2 (1.68%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 76 (63.87%) TDD
2 75 (63.03%) Agile Software Development
3 69 (57.98%) Regression Testing
4 67 (56.30%) Integration Testing
5 66 (55.46%) Unit Testing
5 66 (55.46%) System Integration Testing
6 58 (48.74%) SDLC
6 58 (48.74%) Waterfall
7 42 (35.29%) Automated Testing
8 41 (34.45%) Manual Testing
9 38 (31.93%) ITIL
9 38 (31.93%) Software Distribution
10 35 (29.41%) RAD
11 26 (21.85%) Software Testing
12 24 (20.17%) Performance Testing
12 24 (20.17%) User Stories
13 21 (17.65%) Test Scripting
14 19 (15.97%) Line Management
14 19 (15.97%) Mentoring
14 19 (15.97%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 61 (51.26%) Java
2 38 (31.93%) PowerShell
3 4 (3.36%) JavaScript
4 2 (1.68%) COBOL
5 1 (0.84%) PL/SQL
5 1 (0.84%) SQL
Qualifications
1 38 (31.93%) Security Cleared
2 30 (25.21%) SC Cleared
2 30 (25.21%) DV Cleared
3 6 (5.04%) ISEB
3 6 (5.04%) ISTQB
3 6 (5.04%) Degree
4 4 (3.36%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 3 (2.52%) IC3 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 76 (63.87%) QA
System Software
1 38 (31.93%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (0.84%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 50 (42.02%) HP Quality Center
2 38 (31.93%) SCCM
Vendors
1 56 (47.06%) Oracle
2 50 (42.02%) HP
3 39 (32.77%) Microsoft
4 38 (31.93%) Citrix
5 13 (10.92%) Pega
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