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 3 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Compatibility Testing
Rank 225 233 219
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -14
Permanent jobs citing Compatibility Testing 19 2 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.32% 0.032% 0.096%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.39% 0.039% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 18 2 5
Average salary £33,750 £42,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-19.64% +40.00%
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £37,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -9.63%
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
4920 5101 4236
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 84.10% 82.75% 81.27%
Number of salaries quoted 4154 4167 3641
Average salary £40,000 £41,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.43% +9.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £28,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £53,800 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.65%

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 3 August 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
Bristol -9 10 £30,000 -28.57%
Gloucestershire - 7 £37,500 - 1
Wiltshire - 2 £38,000 -
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England

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, 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 17 (85.00%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (55.00%) Scrum
3 10 (50.00%) ISTQB
3 10 (50.00%) JIRA
3 10 (50.00%) User Experience
4 8 (40.00%) Cucumber
4 8 (40.00%) User Stories
4 8 (40.00%) Test Scripting
5 7 (35.00%) QA
5 7 (35.00%) CentOS
5 7 (35.00%) BDD
5 7 (35.00%) Amazon AWS
5 7 (35.00%) SDLC
5 7 (35.00%) Linux
5 7 (35.00%) Red Hat
6 6 (30.00%) Web Services
7 5 (25.00%) Regression Testing
8 4 (20.00%) Electronics
8 4 (20.00%) Telecoms
8 4 (20.00%) Finance
8 4 (20.00%) Manufacturing
8 4 (20.00%) DTV
8 4 (20.00%) SAP
8 4 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
8 4 (20.00%) Marketing
8 4 (20.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 4 (20.00%) Programme Management
8 4 (20.00%) Digital Marketing
9 3 (15.00%) Security Cleared
9 3 (15.00%) PowerShell

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

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, 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.

Business Applications
1 4 (20.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 7 (35.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (5.00%) Amazon EC2
Development Applications
1 10 (50.00%) JIRA
2 8 (40.00%) Cucumber
3 1 (5.00%) SoapUI
3 1 (5.00%) IntelliJ
3 1 (5.00%) Selenium
3 1 (5.00%) Git (software)
3 1 (5.00%) WebDriver
General
1 4 (20.00%) Electronics
1 4 (20.00%) Telecoms
1 4 (20.00%) Finance
1 4 (20.00%) Manufacturing
1 4 (20.00%) Marketing
2 3 (15.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 14 (70.00%) Analyst
1 14 (70.00%) Test Analyst
2 3 (15.00%) Manual Tester
2 3 (15.00%) Technical Leader
2 3 (15.00%) Tester
2 3 (15.00%) Manual Test Analyst
3 2 (10.00%) Web Analyst
3 2 (10.00%) Web Test Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) QA Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) QA Test Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) QA Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (30.00%) Web Services
2 3 (15.00%) Software Packaging
2 3 (15.00%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 10 (50.00%) User Experience
2 4 (20.00%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 7 (35.00%) Linux
1 7 (35.00%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (85.00%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (55.00%) Scrum
3 8 (40.00%) User Stories
3 8 (40.00%) Test Scripting
4 7 (35.00%) BDD
4 7 (35.00%) SDLC
5 5 (25.00%) Regression Testing
6 4 (20.00%) Programme Management
6 4 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (20.00%) Digital Marketing
7 3 (15.00%) Software Testing
7 3 (15.00%) Software Distribution
7 3 (15.00%) Line Management
7 3 (15.00%) Mentoring
7 3 (15.00%) ITIL
7 3 (15.00%) E-Commerce
7 3 (15.00%) Service Delivery
7 3 (15.00%) Performance Management
8 2 (10.00%) B2C
9 1 (5.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 3 (15.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 10 (50.00%) ISTQB
2 3 (15.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (10.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (10.00%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (35.00%) QA
System Software
1 3 (15.00%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 3 (15.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 7 (35.00%) Red Hat
2 4 (20.00%) SAP
3 3 (15.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (15.00%) Citrix
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