The table below looks at the statistics for Compatibility Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Compatibility Testing over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Compatibility Testing
Rank 225 248 203
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -45
Permanent jobs citing Compatibility Testing 25 6 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.36% 0.085% 0.21%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.41% 0.10% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 25 4 0
Average salary £45,000 £35,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% -
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £37,500 £38,250
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -1.96%
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 Yorkshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
6062 5853 4444
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 87.86% 82.82% 84.09%
Number of salaries quoted 4966 4569 3429
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £26,450
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,995
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.67%

Compatibility Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

Compatibility Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

Compatibility Testing
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

Compatibility Testing Salary Trend in Yorkshire

Compatibility Testing
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Compatibility Testing across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

Compatibility Testing Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

Compatibility Testing
Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Compatibility Testing within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 31 July 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
West Yorkshire +34 25 £45,000 +28.57%
Compatibility Testing
England

Compatibility Testing
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Yorkshire 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 64 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 63 (98.44%) Regression Testing
2 63 (98.44%) Integration Testing
2 63 (98.44%) SDLC
3 59 (92.19%) SQL
4 58 (90.63%) UNIX
4 58 (90.63%) ISEB
5 57 (89.06%) Java
6 56 (87.50%) C#
7 43 (67.19%) System Integration Testing
8 38 (59.38%) System Testing
9 30 (46.88%) Test Strategy
10 25 (39.06%) Test Automation
10 25 (39.06%) Test Scripting
11 14 (21.88%) Automated Testing
12 11 (17.19%) Functional Testing
13 6 (9.38%) Service Delivery
14 1 (1.56%) QA
14 1 (1.56%) Selenium
14 1 (1.56%) Software Testing
14 1 (1.56%) Web Testing
14 1 (1.56%) Manual Testing
14 1 (1.56%) Open Source
14 1 (1.56%) JMeter
14 1 (1.56%) TDD
14 1 (1.56%) Shell Script

Compatibility Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Yorkshire 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 1 (1.56%) JMeter
1 1 (1.56%) Selenium
Job Titles
1 20 (31.25%) Test Manager
2 19 (29.69%) Test Engineer
3 18 (28.13%) Test Leader
4 14 (21.88%) Software Test Engineer
4 14 (21.88%) Software Engineer
5 6 (9.38%) Analyst
5 6 (9.38%) Test Analyst
6 5 (7.81%) Functional Test Engineer
7 4 (6.25%) Software Test Analyst
8 2 (3.13%) Functional Test Analyst
8 2 (3.13%) Functional Analyst
9 1 (1.56%) Web Tester
9 1 (1.56%) Performance Tester
9 1 (1.56%) Tester
Operating Systems
1 58 (90.63%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 63 (98.44%) Regression Testing
2 63 (98.44%) Integration Testing
2 63 (98.44%) SDLC
3 43 (67.19%) System Integration Testing
4 38 (59.38%) System Testing
5 30 (46.88%) Test Strategy
6 25 (39.06%) Test Automation
6 25 (39.06%) Test Scripting
7 14 (21.88%) Automated Testing
8 11 (17.19%) Functional Testing
9 6 (9.38%) Service Delivery
10 1 (1.56%) TDD
10 1 (1.56%) Software Testing
10 1 (1.56%) Web Testing
10 1 (1.56%) Manual Testing
10 1 (1.56%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 59 (92.19%) SQL
2 57 (89.06%) Java
3 56 (87.50%) C#
4 1 (1.56%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 58 (90.63%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.56%) QA