The table below looks at the statistics for Compatibility Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the York region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Compatibility Testing over the 3 months to 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Compatibility Testing
Rank - 56 57
Permanent jobs citing Compatibility Testing 0 8 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in York - 2.12% 2.56%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 2.51% 3.28%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 7
Average salary - - £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £46,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-24.73% +24.00%
Compatibility Testing
North Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the York region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
York
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
348 319 396
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in York 74.52% 84.39% 78.11%
Number of salaries quoted 259 183 281
Average salary £37,500 £32,750 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.50% -12.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £70,250 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Compatibility Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in York

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

Compatibility Testing Jobs Demand Trend in York

Compatibility Testing
Salary Trend in York

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

Compatibility Testing Salary Trend in York

Compatibility Testing
Top 13 Related IT Skills in York

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the York 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 8 (100.00%) Cucumber
2 7 (87.50%) QA
3 5 (62.50%) Automated Testing
4 4 (50.00%) Games
5 1 (12.50%) JRuby
5 1 (12.50%) Video on Demand
5 1 (12.50%) BDD
5 1 (12.50%) REST
5 1 (12.50%) Capybara
5 1 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (12.50%) ISEB
5 1 (12.50%) JIRA

Compatibility Testing
Top Related IT Skills in York by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the York 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 8 (100.00%) Cucumber
2 1 (12.50%) Capybara
2 1 (12.50%) JIRA
General
1 4 (50.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) QA Analyst
1 4 (50.00%) Analyst
2 3 (37.50%) QA Leader
3 1 (12.50%) Test Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) JRuby
1 1 (12.50%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Video on Demand
1 1 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Automated Testing
2 1 (12.50%) BDD
2 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (87.50%) QA