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 22 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Compatibility Testing
England / South West
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 227 - 248
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs citing Compatibility Testing 7 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.13% - 0.067%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.15% - 0.077%
Number of salaries quoted 7 0 4
Median salary £35,000 - £31,500
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year -12.50% +6.66%  

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 4784 4629 5203
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 90.28% 88.34% 86.89%
Number of salaries quoted 3945 3890 4351
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £65,000
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 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
Salary Histogram in the South West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Compatibility Testing in the South West over the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Salary histogram 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 22 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
Wiltshire - 6 £35,000 -
Gloucestershire - 1 £35,000 -
Compatibility Testing
England

For the 6 months to 22 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 West region with a requirement for Compatibility Testing.

1 10 (90.91%) ITIL
1 10 (90.91%) Microsoft App-V
1 10 (90.91%) Security Cleared
1 10 (90.91%) PowerShell
1 10 (90.91%) SCCM
1 10 (90.91%) Software Distribution
2 5 (45.45%) Citrix
2 5 (45.45%) MSI
2 5 (45.45%) Service Management
2 5 (45.45%) Windows
2 5 (45.45%) Microsoft
2 5 (45.45%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (45.45%) Application Packaging
2 5 (45.45%) Software Packaging
2 5 (45.45%) User Acceptance Testing
2 5 (45.45%) Infrastructure Management
2 5 (45.45%) Mentoring
2 5 (45.45%) SC Cleared
2 5 (45.45%) DV Cleared
2 5 (45.45%) Customer Engagement
2 5 (45.45%) Windows 7
2 5 (45.45%) Application Virtualisation
2 5 (45.45%) Workload Management
3 1 (9.09%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (9.09%) MSTest
3 1 (9.09%) Waterfall
3 1 (9.09%) Functional Testing
3 1 (9.09%) Data Analytics
3 1 (9.09%) Analytics
3 1 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server

Compatibility Testing
Co-occurring 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 5 (45.45%) MSI
2 1 (9.09%) JIRA
2 1 (9.09%) MSTest
2 1 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (9.09%) Finance
1 1 (9.09%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Analyst
2 5 (45.45%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
2 5 (45.45%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support Analyst
2 5 (45.45%) 3rd Line Support
2 5 (45.45%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
2 5 (45.45%) Applications Packager
2 5 (45.45%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 5 (45.45%) Infrastructure Support
2 5 (45.45%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
2 5 (45.45%) Support Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Agile Test Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Functional Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Functional Test Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Test Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Web Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Web Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (45.45%) Software Packaging
2 1 (9.09%) XML
Operating Systems
1 5 (45.45%) Windows
1 5 (45.45%) Windows 7
1 5 (45.45%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (90.91%) ITIL
1 10 (90.91%) Software Distribution
2 5 (45.45%) Application Packaging
2 5 (45.45%) Application Virtualisation
2 5 (45.45%) Customer Engagement
2 5 (45.45%) Infrastructure Management
2 5 (45.45%) Mentoring
2 5 (45.45%) Service Management
2 5 (45.45%) User Acceptance Testing
2 5 (45.45%) Workload Management
3 1 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (9.09%) Analytics
3 1 (9.09%) Data Analytics
3 1 (9.09%) Defect Management
3 1 (9.09%) ETL
3 1 (9.09%) Functional Testing
3 1 (9.09%) Regression Testing
3 1 (9.09%) V-Model
3 1 (9.09%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 10 (90.91%) PowerShell
2 1 (9.09%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (90.91%) Security Cleared
2 5 (45.45%) DV Cleared
2 5 (45.45%) SC Cleared
3 1 (9.09%) ISEB
3 1 (9.09%) ISTQB
3 1 (9.09%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
System Software
1 10 (90.91%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 10 (90.91%) SCCM
2 1 (9.09%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (45.45%) Citrix
1 5 (45.45%) Microsoft