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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Compatibility Testing over the 3 months to 27 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Compatibility Testing
Rank - 242 -
Permanent jobs citing Compatibility Testing 0 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West - 0.017% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.020% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 0
Median salary - £33,000 -
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
- +23.07%
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
4640 4951 5064
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 86.97% 85.44% 85.55%
Number of salaries quoted 3892 4126 4213
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,909
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -4.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Compatibility Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of job ads across the South West 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 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 West region with a requirement for Compatibility Testing.

1 4 (100.00%) Web Services
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) QA
1 4 (100.00%) BDD
2 3 (75.00%) CentOS
2 3 (75.00%) SDLC
2 3 (75.00%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
2 3 (75.00%) Linux
2 3 (75.00%) Red Hat
2 3 (75.00%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (50.00%) Electronics
3 2 (50.00%) Telecoms
3 2 (50.00%) Finance
3 2 (50.00%) Manufacturing
3 2 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (50.00%) Unix
3 2 (50.00%) SAP
3 2 (50.00%) Programme Management
3 2 (50.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (50.00%) Marketing
3 2 (50.00%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (25.00%) Manual Testing
4 1 (25.00%) Test Automation
4 1 (25.00%) SoapUI
4 1 (25.00%) SpecFlow
4 1 (25.00%) Automation Testing
4 1 (25.00%) SOAP
4 1 (25.00%) SQL
4 1 (25.00%) .NET

Compatibility Testing
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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:

Business Applications
1 2 (50.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (75.00%) Amazon AWS
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) SoapUI
1 1 (25.00%) SpecFlow
General
1 2 (50.00%) Electronics
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
1 2 (50.00%) Manufacturing
1 2 (50.00%) Marketing
1 2 (50.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Manual Tester
1 3 (75.00%) Tester
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) Web Services
2 1 (25.00%) .NET
2 1 (25.00%) SOAP
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) CentOS
1 3 (75.00%) Linux
2 2 (50.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) BDD
2 3 (75.00%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
2 3 (75.00%) SDLC
3 2 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (50.00%) Digital Marketing
3 2 (50.00%) Programme Management
4 1 (25.00%) Automation Testing
4 1 (25.00%) Manual Testing
4 1 (25.00%) Regression Testing
4 1 (25.00%) Test Automation
4 1 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (100.00%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Red Hat
2 2 (50.00%) SAP