Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 6 months to 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Compatibility Testing
England > South East
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 541 545 578
Rank change year-on-year +4 +33 +69
Permanent jobs citing Compatibility Testing 6 57 74
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.020% 0.16% 0.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.023% 0.19% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 1 58 55
South East median annual salary £32,500 £38,000 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.47% -7.32% +17.14%
10th Percentile £31,250 £32,000 £32,000
90th Percentile £33,750 £50,000 £53,750
England median annual salary £35,000 £35,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -1.41% -11.25% +11.11%

Compatibility Testing is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
South East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 26524 30586 37174
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 87.46% 87.44% 86.93%
Number of salaries quoted 21839 25381 30726
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £68,750 £68,750 £67,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

Compatibility Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing Compatibility Testing as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for Compatibility Testing in the South East

Compatibility Testing
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for Compatibility Testing in the South East

Compatibility Testing
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Compatibility Testing within the South East region over the 6 months to 19 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Sussex +3 5 - -
Hampshire -36 1 £32,500 +1.56%
Compatibility Testing
England

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 South East region with a requirement for Compatibility Testing.

1 6 (100.00%) QA
2 5 (83.33%) Selenium
2 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (83.33%) Degree
2 5 (83.33%) Test Automation
2 5 (83.33%) SoapUI
3 4 (66.67%) High Availability
3 4 (66.67%) Functional Testing
3 4 (66.67%) AngularJS
3 4 (66.67%) Computer Science
3 4 (66.67%) Manual Testing
3 4 (66.67%) Java
3 4 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (66.67%) System Integration Testing
3 4 (66.67%) SDLC
3 4 (66.67%) Sauce Labs
3 4 (66.67%) Computer Science Degree
3 4 (66.67%) Analytical Thinking
3 4 (66.67%) TDD
3 4 (66.67%) Billing
3 4 (66.67%) jQuery
3 4 (66.67%) Performance Testing
3 4 (66.67%) Unit Testing
3 4 (66.67%) Integration Testing
3 4 (66.67%) .NET
3 4 (66.67%) Web Services
3 4 (66.67%) RAD
3 4 (66.67%) Internet
3 4 (66.67%) Regression Testing
4 2 (33.33%) Waterfall

Compatibility Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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:

Cloud Services
1 4 (66.67%) Sauce Labs
Communications & Networking
1 4 (66.67%) Internet
Development Applications
1 5 (83.33%) Selenium
1 5 (83.33%) SoapUI
2 1 (16.67%) Cucumber
2 1 (16.67%) JIRA
General
1 4 (66.67%) Billing
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Automation Engineer
1 4 (66.67%) Quality Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) IT Manager
2 1 (16.67%) IT Project Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Project Manager
2 1 (16.67%) QA Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (66.67%) .NET
1 4 (66.67%) AngularJS
1 4 (66.67%) jQuery
1 4 (66.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (66.67%) Computer Science
2 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
2 1 (16.67%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
1 1 (16.67%) Windows 10
1 1 (16.67%) Windows 7
1 1 (16.67%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (83.33%) Test Automation
2 4 (66.67%) Analytical Thinking
2 4 (66.67%) Functional Testing
2 4 (66.67%) High Availability
2 4 (66.67%) Integration Testing
2 4 (66.67%) Manual Testing
2 4 (66.67%) Performance Testing
2 4 (66.67%) RAD
2 4 (66.67%) Regression Testing
2 4 (66.67%) SDLC
2 4 (66.67%) System Integration Testing
2 4 (66.67%) TDD
2 4 (66.67%) Unit Testing
3 2 (33.33%) Waterfall
4 1 (16.67%) Acceptance Criteria
4 1 (16.67%) Application Discovery
4 1 (16.67%) Defect Tracking
4 1 (16.67%) Matrix Organization
4 1 (16.67%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) Java
2 1 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (83.33%) Degree
2 4 (66.67%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (16.67%) ISEB
3 1 (16.67%) ISTQB
3 1 (16.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (16.67%) PMI Certification
3 1 (16.67%) PMP
3 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (100.00%) QA
2 1 (16.67%) PMO
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) SCCM