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 3 months to 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Compatibility Testing
England / South East
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 392 400 422
Rank change year-on-year +8 +22  
Permanent jobs citing Compatibility Testing 4 40 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.027% 0.22% 0.29%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.031% 0.25% 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 4 36 61
Median salary £52,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +31.25% -  
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £39,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year -10.25% +2.63%  

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 South East with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
South East
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 12711 16005 18201
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 86.87% 86.64% 86.38%
Number of salaries quoted 10500 13457 14604
Median salary £47,500 £47,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.06% +4.44%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £68,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Compatibility Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South East 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 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 3 months to 27 June 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Surrey - 4 £52,500 -
Compatibility Testing
England

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 9 (69.23%) Web Services
1 9 (69.23%) Regression Testing
1 9 (69.23%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (69.23%) Selenium
1 9 (69.23%) User Acceptance Testing
1 9 (69.23%) Test Scripting
1 9 (69.23%) Test Automation
1 9 (69.23%) WebDriver
2 5 (38.46%) Open Source
2 5 (38.46%) Waterfall
2 5 (38.46%) Test Strategy
2 5 (38.46%) Functional Testing
2 5 (38.46%) Selenium IDE
2 5 (38.46%) System Testing
2 5 (38.46%) System Integration Testing
2 5 (38.46%) SDLC
2 5 (38.46%) HP Quality Center
2 5 (38.46%) Scenario Testing
2 5 (38.46%) Unit Testing
2 5 (38.46%) Integration Testing
2 5 (38.46%) Use Case
2 5 (38.46%) IIS
2 5 (38.46%) QA
2 5 (38.46%) TDD
2 5 (38.46%) ISTQB
2 5 (38.46%) Scrum
2 5 (38.46%) RAD
2 5 (38.46%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (38.46%) ETL
2 5 (38.46%) HP

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:

Application Platforms
1 5 (38.46%) IIS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (38.46%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (30.77%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 9 (69.23%) Selenium
1 9 (69.23%) WebDriver
2 5 (38.46%) Selenium IDE
3 4 (30.77%) AdminStudio
3 4 (30.77%) JIRA
3 4 (30.77%) MSI
Job Titles
1 9 (69.23%) Test Engineer
2 5 (38.46%) Senior Test Engineer
3 4 (30.77%) Applications Packager
3 4 (30.77%) Test Automation Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) SC Cleared Application Packager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (69.23%) Web Services
2 4 (30.77%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (30.77%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (23.08%) Fat Client
2 3 (23.08%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 4 (30.77%) Windows
1 4 (30.77%) Windows 10
1 4 (30.77%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (69.23%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (69.23%) Regression Testing
1 9 (69.23%) Test Automation
1 9 (69.23%) Test Scripting
1 9 (69.23%) User Acceptance Testing
2 5 (38.46%) ETL
2 5 (38.46%) Functional Testing
2 5 (38.46%) Integration Testing
2 5 (38.46%) Open Source
2 5 (38.46%) RAD
2 5 (38.46%) Scenario Testing
2 5 (38.46%) Scrum
2 5 (38.46%) SDLC
2 5 (38.46%) System Integration Testing
2 5 (38.46%) System Testing
2 5 (38.46%) TDD
2 5 (38.46%) Test Strategy
2 5 (38.46%) Unit Testing
2 5 (38.46%) Use Case
2 5 (38.46%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 4 (30.77%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (38.46%) ISEB
1 5 (38.46%) ISTQB
2 4 (30.77%) SC Cleared
2 4 (30.77%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (38.46%) QA
System Software
1 4 (30.77%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 5 (38.46%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (30.77%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (38.46%) HP
2 4 (30.77%) Microsoft
3 3 (23.08%) Citrix
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