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 4 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Compatibility Testing
Rank 364 456 -
Rank change year-on-year
+92 -
Permanent jobs citing Compatibility Testing 80 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.38% 0.017% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.46% 0.021% -
Number of salaries quoted 77 1 0
Average salary £42,500 £21,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+97.67% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £32,500 £25,500
% change year-on-year
+23.07% +27.45%
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
17297 18816 17386
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 81.34% 79.92% 77.17%
Number of salaries quoted 13587 14965 14077
Average salary £47,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +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 4 May 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 4 May 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
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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
Hampshire +33 30 £30,000 +39.53%
East Sussex - 30 £50,000 -
West Sussex - 19 £50,000 -
Surrey - 1 £30,000 - 1
Compatibility Testing
England

Compatibility Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 49 (55.06%) Web Services
1 49 (55.06%) Agile Software Development
1 49 (55.06%) TDD
1 49 (55.06%) QA
2 45 (50.56%) Regression Testing
3 42 (47.19%) Unit Testing
3 42 (47.19%) Integration Testing
4 38 (42.70%) Java
4 38 (42.70%) Oracle
5 36 (40.45%) ITIL
5 36 (40.45%) JSP
5 36 (40.45%) Microsoft
5 36 (40.45%) Citrix
5 36 (40.45%) Software Packaging
5 36 (40.45%) SCCM
5 36 (40.45%) Security Cleared
5 36 (40.45%) PowerShell
5 36 (40.45%) Microsoft App-V
5 36 (40.45%) Waterfall
5 36 (40.45%) Software Distribution
6 32 (35.96%) Finance
7 30 (33.71%) SC Cleared
7 30 (33.71%) DV Cleared
7 30 (33.71%) HP
7 30 (33.71%) HP Quality Center
8 23 (25.84%) Automated Testing
9 21 (23.60%) Manual Testing
10 18 (20.22%) Test Scripting
10 18 (20.22%) Software Testing
10 18 (20.22%) RAD

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

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 (2.25%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.25%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.37%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (11.24%) Oracle Database
2 2 (2.25%) DB2
3 1 (1.12%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (3.37%) JMeter
1 3 (3.37%) Selenium
2 2 (2.25%) WebDriver
2 2 (2.25%) Selenium IDE
2 2 (2.25%) Eclipse
2 2 (2.25%) JUnit
2 2 (2.25%) LoadRunner
3 1 (1.12%) Zephyr
General
1 32 (35.96%) Finance
2 4 (4.49%) Retail
Job Titles
1 29 (32.58%) QA Engineer
2 22 (24.72%) Integration Engineer
2 22 (24.72%) Systems Integration Engineer
2 22 (24.72%) Systems Engineer
3 21 (23.60%) Tester
4 14 (15.73%) Technical Leader
5 12 (13.48%) QA Consultant
5 12 (13.48%) Consultant
6 8 (8.99%) Quality Engineer
7 6 (6.74%) Java Consultant
7 6 (6.74%) Oracle Consultant
8 3 (3.37%) Applications Tester
9 2 (2.25%) Testing Engineer
9 2 (2.25%) Software Quality Engineer
9 2 (2.25%) Software Engineer
9 2 (2.25%) Analyst
9 2 (2.25%) Test Analyst
10 1 (1.12%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (55.06%) Web Services
2 36 (40.45%) JSP
2 36 (40.45%) Software Packaging
3 2 (2.25%) HTML5
3 2 (2.25%) XML
3 2 (2.25%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (2.25%) Open Source
1 2 (2.25%) Social Media
1 2 (2.25%) Mainframe
1 2 (2.25%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (3.37%) Windows
1 3 (3.37%) Windows 7
2 2 (2.25%) Apple iOS
2 2 (2.25%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (55.06%) Agile Software Development
1 49 (55.06%) TDD
2 45 (50.56%) Regression Testing
3 42 (47.19%) Unit Testing
3 42 (47.19%) Integration Testing
4 36 (40.45%) ITIL
4 36 (40.45%) Waterfall
4 36 (40.45%) Software Distribution
5 23 (25.84%) Automated Testing
6 21 (23.60%) Manual Testing
7 18 (20.22%) Test Scripting
7 18 (20.22%) Software Testing
7 18 (20.22%) RAD
8 14 (15.73%) Service Delivery
8 14 (15.73%) Performance Management
8 14 (15.73%) Line Management
8 14 (15.73%) Mentoring
9 11 (12.36%) Performance Testing
9 11 (12.36%) User Stories
10 8 (8.99%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 38 (42.70%) Java
2 36 (40.45%) PowerShell
3 2 (2.25%) COBOL
4 1 (1.12%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.12%) PL/SQL
4 1 (1.12%) SQL
Qualifications
1 36 (40.45%) Security Cleared
2 30 (33.71%) SC Cleared
2 30 (33.71%) DV Cleared
3 3 (3.37%) ISTQB
3 3 (3.37%) Degree
3 3 (3.37%) ISEB
3 3 (3.37%) IC3 Certification
4 1 (1.12%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 49 (55.06%) QA
System Software
1 36 (40.45%) Microsoft App-V
2 3 (3.37%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.12%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 36 (40.45%) SCCM
2 30 (33.71%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 38 (42.70%) Oracle
2 36 (40.45%) Microsoft
2 36 (40.45%) Citrix
3 30 (33.71%) HP
4 6 (6.74%) Pega
5 3 (3.37%) AppSense
Surrey
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 18 days ago