The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South West 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 25 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Compatibility Testing
England / South West
Rank 234 251 242
Rank change year-on-year +17 -9  
Permanent jobs citing Compatibility Testing 4 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.079% 0.034% 0.017%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.087% 0.038% 0.019%
Number of salaries quoted 4 2 1
Median salary £50,000 £40,000 £33,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% +21.21%  
UK excluding London median salary £39,500 £42,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year -7.05% +16.43%  

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 West with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
South West
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 4583 5217 5244
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 90.11% 88.77% 87.74%
Number of salaries quoted 3782 4256 4361
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £29,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Compatibility Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South West 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 West

Compatibility Testing
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Salary trend for Compatibility Testing in the South West

Compatibility Testing
Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 25 March 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
Wiltshire - 4 £50,000 -
Compatibility Testing
England

Compatibility Testing
Top 18 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 25 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 South West region with a requirement for Compatibility Testing.

1 4 (100.00%) ITIL
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) MSI
1 4 (100.00%) Service Management
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft App-V
1 4 (100.00%) Application Packaging
1 4 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 4 (100.00%) SCCM
1 4 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 4 (100.00%) DV Cleared
1 4 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 4 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 4 (100.00%) Customer Engagement
1 4 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 4 (100.00%) Software Distribution
1 4 (100.00%) Infrastructure Management
1 4 (100.00%) Mentoring

Compatibility Testing
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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:

Development Applications
1 4 (100.00%) MSI
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Applications Packager
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Application Packaging
1 4 (100.00%) Customer Engagement
1 4 (100.00%) Infrastructure Management
1 4 (100.00%) ITIL
1 4 (100.00%) Mentoring
1 4 (100.00%) Service Management
1 4 (100.00%) Software Distribution
1 4 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) DV Cleared
1 4 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 4 (100.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 4 (100.00%) SCCM