The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England with a requirement for Compatibility Testing skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Compatibility Testing over the 3 months to 23 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Compatibility Testing
England / East of England
Rank - 268 275
Permanent jobs citing Compatibility Testing 0 7 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England - 0.096% 0.014%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.11% 0.016%
Number of salaries quoted 0 7 1
Median salary - £35,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -41.66%  
UK excluding London median salary £39,500 £42,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year -7.05% +8.97%  

Compatibility Testing is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
East of England
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 5241 6424 6210
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 87.19% 87.83% 84.50%
Number of salaries quoted 4169 5090 4933
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Compatibility Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East of England citing Compatibility Testing as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Compatibility Testing in the East of England

Compatibility Testing
Salary Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Compatibility Testing in the East of England.

Salary trend for Compatibility Testing in the East of England

Compatibility Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 23 March 2017, IT jobs citing Compatibility Testing also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the East of England region with a requirement for Compatibility Testing.

1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) PHP
1 2 (66.67%) Waterfall
2 1 (33.33%) Regression Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Validation
2 1 (33.33%) SAP CRM
2 1 (33.33%) HTML
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) CSS3
2 1 (33.33%) Functional Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Non-Functional Testing
2 1 (33.33%) User Stories
2 1 (33.33%) SDLC
2 1 (33.33%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
2 1 (33.33%) Smoke Testing
2 1 (33.33%) MySQL
2 1 (33.33%) SAP
2 1 (33.33%) CSS
2 1 (33.33%) Apache
2 1 (33.33%) CRM
2 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
2 1 (33.33%) B2B
2 1 (33.33%) B2C
2 1 (33.33%) ISEB
2 1 (33.33%) Retail
2 1 (33.33%) ISTQB
2 1 (33.33%) Marketing
2 1 (33.33%) Web Development
2 1 (33.33%) WPF

Compatibility Testing
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (33.33%) Apache
1 1 (33.33%) Drupal
Business Applications
1 1 (33.33%) SAP CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) MySQL
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
1 1 (33.33%) Marketing
1 1 (33.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Test Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Test Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Manual Test Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) PHP Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Tester
2 1 (33.33%) Web Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Web Test Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Web Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) CSS
1 1 (33.33%) CSS3
1 1 (33.33%) HTML
1 1 (33.33%) HTML5
1 1 (33.33%) jQuery
1 1 (33.33%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) iPad
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) Waterfall
2 1 (33.33%) B2B
2 1 (33.33%) B2C
2 1 (33.33%) CRM
2 1 (33.33%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
2 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
2 1 (33.33%) Functional Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Manual Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Non-Functional Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Regression Testing
2 1 (33.33%) SDLC
2 1 (33.33%) Smoke Testing
2 1 (33.33%) System Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Test Automation
2 1 (33.33%) User Stories
2 1 (33.33%) Validation
2 1 (33.33%) Web Development
2 1 (33.33%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) PHP
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) ISEB
1 1 (33.33%) ISTQB
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) SAP