The table below looks at the statistics for Compatibility Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Compatibility Testing over the 3 months to 29 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Compatibility Testing
Rank 235 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Compatibility Testing 4 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.064% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.077% - -
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 0
Average salary £36,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £35,500 £33,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+7.57% +1.53%
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 West region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
5177 4797 4435
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 82.71% 82.25% 77.79%
Number of salaries quoted 4283 4044 3908
Average salary £40,000 £39,250 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.91% +0.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £52,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Compatibility Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Compatibility Testing across the South West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Compatibility Testing Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Compatibility Testing
Salary Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Compatibility Testing across the South West region.

Compatibility Testing Salary Trend in the South West

Compatibility Testing
Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 29 December 2014. 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
Somerset - 3 £36,500 -
Devon - 1 £35,500 -
Compatibility Testing
England

Compatibility Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, IT jobs across the South West 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 4 (66.67%) SQL
1 4 (66.67%) .NET
1 4 (66.67%) TDD
1 4 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
1 4 (66.67%) System Testing
1 4 (66.67%) TeamCity
1 4 (66.67%) BDD
1 4 (66.67%) Hudson
1 4 (66.67%) SoapUI
1 4 (66.67%) SpecFlow
1 4 (66.67%) Jenkins
1 4 (66.67%) Automation Testing
2 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (50.00%) QA
2 3 (50.00%) ISEB
3 2 (33.33%) Software Testing
3 2 (33.33%) ISTQB
3 2 (33.33%) Test Automation
3 2 (33.33%) Open Source
3 2 (33.33%) Mobile App
3 2 (33.33%) Unit Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Test Scripting
4 1 (16.67%) Test Strategy
4 1 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Usability Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Automated Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Regression Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Replication
4 1 (16.67%) SOAP
4 1 (16.67%) Web Services

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

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, IT jobs across the South West 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.

Development Applications
1 4 (66.67%) TeamCity
1 4 (66.67%) Hudson
1 4 (66.67%) SoapUI
1 4 (66.67%) SpecFlow
1 4 (66.67%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Analyst
1 3 (50.00%) Test Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Software Tester
2 1 (16.67%) Test Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Software Test Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Software Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Software Test Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Test Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Tester
2 1 (16.67%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (66.67%) .NET
2 1 (16.67%) SOAP
2 1 (16.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Open Source
1 2 (33.33%) Mobile App
2 1 (16.67%) Replication
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) TDD
1 4 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
1 4 (66.67%) System Testing
1 4 (66.67%) BDD
1 4 (66.67%) Automation Testing
2 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (33.33%) Software Testing
3 2 (33.33%) Unit Testing
3 2 (33.33%) Test Automation
4 1 (16.67%) Test Strategy
4 1 (16.67%) Test Scripting
4 1 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Usability Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Regression Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) ISEB
2 2 (33.33%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (50.00%) QA