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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Compatibility Testing
Rank 249 210 206
Rank change year-on-year
-39 -4
Permanent jobs citing Compatibility Testing 7 10 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.095% 0.18% 0.24%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.12% 0.22% 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 6 0 8
Average salary £34,000 - £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £46,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-24.73% +24.00%
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
5878 4475 4500
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 80.13% 82.78% 78.64%
Number of salaries quoted 4567 3493 3697
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
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 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
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 22 August 2014. 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
South Yorkshire - 3 £35,000 -
West Yorkshire - 3 £32,000 -
North Yorkshire -21 1 - -
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England

Compatibility Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 13 (76.47%) QA
2 9 (52.94%) Cucumber
3 6 (35.29%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (35.29%) Windows
4 5 (29.41%) Automated Testing
4 5 (29.41%) Scrum
4 5 (29.41%) Selenium
4 5 (29.41%) Test Automation
5 4 (23.53%) Games
5 4 (23.53%) JIRA
5 4 (23.53%) ISEB
6 3 (17.65%) Citrix
6 3 (17.65%) JUnit
6 3 (17.65%) MS Office
6 3 (17.65%) Eclipse
6 3 (17.65%) Microsoft
6 3 (17.65%) Active Directory
6 3 (17.65%) Linux
6 3 (17.65%) Java
6 3 (17.65%) VBScript
6 3 (17.65%) VB
6 3 (17.65%) Microsoft App-V
6 3 (17.65%) InstallShield
6 3 (17.65%) AdminStudio
6 3 (17.65%) ISTQB
6 3 (17.65%) Regression Testing
6 3 (17.65%) Legal
6 3 (17.65%) LAMP
6 3 (17.65%) Integration Testing
6 3 (17.65%) Release Management

Compatibility Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (17.65%) Confluence
Applications
1 3 (17.65%) MS Office
2 2 (11.76%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.76%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.76%) Relational Database
1 2 (11.76%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 9 (52.94%) Cucumber
2 5 (29.41%) Selenium
3 4 (23.53%) JIRA
4 3 (17.65%) JUnit
4 3 (17.65%) Eclipse
4 3 (17.65%) InstallShield
4 3 (17.65%) AdminStudio
4 3 (17.65%) TestNG
4 3 (17.65%) Git (software)
4 3 (17.65%) Jenkins
5 2 (11.76%) WebDriver
5 2 (11.76%) FitNesse
5 2 (11.76%) MSI
6 1 (5.88%) Capybara
General
1 4 (23.53%) Games
2 3 (17.65%) Legal
Job Titles
1 9 (52.94%) Analyst
2 5 (29.41%) QA Analyst
2 5 (29.41%) Test Analyst
3 4 (23.53%) Senior Analyst
3 4 (23.53%) Senior Test Analyst
4 3 (17.65%) QA Leader
5 2 (11.76%) Selenium Test Analyst
5 2 (11.76%) Test Engineer
5 2 (11.76%) Technical Specialist
5 2 (11.76%) Senior Test Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) QA Test Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) Lead Test Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) Applications Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (17.65%) LAMP
1 3 (17.65%) Application Packaging
2 1 (5.88%) JRuby
2 1 (5.88%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) Computer Science
2 1 (5.88%) Video on Demand
2 1 (5.88%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 6 (35.29%) Windows
2 3 (17.65%) Linux
2 3 (17.65%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (11.76%) Windows 7
3 2 (11.76%) Ubuntu
4 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (35.29%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (29.41%) Automated Testing
2 5 (29.41%) Scrum
2 5 (29.41%) Test Automation
3 3 (17.65%) Regression Testing
3 3 (17.65%) Integration Testing
3 3 (17.65%) Release Management
3 3 (17.65%) User Acceptance Testing
3 3 (17.65%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (17.65%) System Testing
4 2 (11.76%) Kanban
4 2 (11.76%) User Experience Design
4 2 (11.76%) Usability Testing
4 2 (11.76%) Test Scripting
4 2 (11.76%) OOP
5 1 (5.88%) Time Management
5 1 (5.88%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 3 (17.65%) Java
1 3 (17.65%) VBScript
1 3 (17.65%) VB
1 3 (17.65%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (23.53%) ISEB
2 3 (17.65%) ISTQB
3 2 (11.76%) Degree
4 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (5.88%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (76.47%) QA
System Software
1 3 (17.65%) Active Directory
1 3 (17.65%) Microsoft App-V
1 3 (17.65%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (17.65%) SCCM
1 3 (17.65%) AppDNA
Vendors
1 3 (17.65%) Citrix
1 3 (17.65%) Microsoft
1 3 (17.65%) Atlassian
2 2 (11.76%) Oracle