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 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Compatibility Testing
Rank 244 258 212
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -46
Permanent jobs citing Compatibility Testing 13 7 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.19% 0.095% 0.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.22% 0.12% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 13 7 0
Average salary £45,000 £33,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+36.36% -
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £35,000 £46,500
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -24.73%
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
6042 6068 4524
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 88.64% 82.68% 85.26%
Number of salaries quoted 4958 4705 3534
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 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 1 September 2015.

Compatibility Testing Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

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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 1 September 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
West Yorkshire +16 13 £45,000 +40.62%
Compatibility Testing
England

Compatibility Testing
Top 15 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 49 (100.00%) Regression Testing
1 49 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 49 (100.00%) Integration Testing
1 49 (100.00%) SDLC
2 44 (89.80%) C#
2 44 (89.80%) Java
2 44 (89.80%) SQL
2 44 (89.80%) UNIX
2 44 (89.80%) ISEB
3 35 (71.43%) System Integration Testing
4 30 (61.22%) Test Strategy
4 30 (61.22%) System Testing
5 19 (38.78%) Test Automation
5 19 (38.78%) Test Scripting
6 5 (10.20%) Functional Testing

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Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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.

Job Titles
1 19 (38.78%) Test Engineer
2 16 (32.65%) Test Manager
3 14 (28.57%) Software Engineer
3 14 (28.57%) Software Test Engineer
3 14 (28.57%) Test Leader
4 5 (10.20%) Functional Test Engineer
Operating Systems
1 44 (89.80%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (100.00%) Regression Testing
1 49 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 49 (100.00%) Integration Testing
1 49 (100.00%) SDLC
2 35 (71.43%) System Integration Testing
3 30 (61.22%) System Testing
3 30 (61.22%) Test Strategy
4 19 (38.78%) Test Automation
4 19 (38.78%) Test Scripting
5 5 (10.20%) Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 44 (89.80%) C#
1 44 (89.80%) Java
1 44 (89.80%) SQL
Qualifications
1 44 (89.80%) ISEB