The table below looks at the statistics for Compatibility Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Compatibility Testing over the 3 months to 4 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Compatibility Testing
Rank 214 178 -
Rank change year-on-year
-36 -
Permanent jobs citing Compatibility Testing 1 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.020% 0.048% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.025% 0.060% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 0
Average salary £55,000 £40,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+37.50% -
UK excluding London average salary £35,500 £30,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+18.33% -7.69%
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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 West Midlands region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4064 3360 3590
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 80.35% 80.02% 76.08%
Number of salaries quoted 3409 2663 3032
Average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £27,867
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,550 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

Compatibility Testing Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Compatibility Testing Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Compatibility Testing within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 4 March 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
Birmingham - 1 £55,000 -
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England

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Top 17 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) ISO 9001
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) ISEB
1 1 (100.00%) CMMI
1 1 (100.00%) Service Delivery
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) ISEB Practitioner
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) COBIT
1 1 (100.00%) QA
1 1 (100.00%) Risk Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Test Planning

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Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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.

Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Test Leader
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) CMMI
1 1 (100.00%) Service Delivery
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Risk Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Test Planning
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) ISEB
1 1 (100.00%) ISEB Practitioner
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) ISO 9001
1 1 (100.00%) COBIT
1 1 (100.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) HP