The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies 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
UK
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 850 839 837
Rank change year-on-year -11 -2  
Permanent jobs citing Compatibility Testing 24 108 151
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.027% 0.11% 0.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.030% 0.12% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 22 94 142
Median salary £36,250 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.37% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £32,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £60,000 £59,250
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 with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 79702 87753 97622
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 89.73% 88.97% 88.01%
Number of salaries quoted 64312 73316 79772
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Compatibility Testing
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised 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 UK

Compatibility Testing
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Compatibility Testing in the UK

Compatibility Testing
Salary Histogram

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

Salary histogram for Compatibility Testing in the UK

Compatibility Testing
Top 15 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Compatibility Testing within the UK 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
England -32 24 £36,250 -9.37% 3
South West - 7 £35,000 -
Salisbury - 6 £35,000 -
Wiltshire - 6 £35,000 -
London +20 5 £40,000 -
York +17 4 £25,000 - 1
West Midlands +13 4 £41,250 +26.92%
South East +7 4 £52,500 +31.25% 1
Yorkshire +5 4 £25,000 -58.33% 2
North Yorkshire +2 4 £25,000 - 1
Surrey - 4 £52,500 -
West Bromwich - 3 £42,500 -
Croydon +6 1 - -
Gloucester - 1 £35,000 -
Gloucestershire - 1 £35,000 -

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 with a requirement for Compatibility Testing.

1 23 (51.11%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (37.78%) Microsoft App-V
2 17 (37.78%) SCCM
2 17 (37.78%) PowerShell
3 16 (35.56%) User Acceptance Testing
4 14 (31.11%) Security Cleared
5 13 (28.89%) Test Automation
5 13 (28.89%) Test Scripting
5 13 (28.89%) Selenium
5 13 (28.89%) Windows
5 13 (28.89%) Waterfall
6 12 (26.67%) Windows 7
6 12 (26.67%) Microsoft
6 12 (26.67%) ITIL
6 12 (26.67%) MSI
6 12 (26.67%) Regression Testing
7 11 (24.44%) Web Services
7 11 (24.44%) Citrix
8 10 (22.22%) CSS
8 10 (22.22%) HTML
8 10 (22.22%) Web Development
8 10 (22.22%) JIRA
8 10 (22.22%) WebDriver
8 10 (22.22%) Software Distribution
9 9 (20.00%) SDLC
9 9 (20.00%) HTML5
9 9 (20.00%) CSS3
9 9 (20.00%) Test Strategy
9 9 (20.00%) Functional Testing
9 9 (20.00%) jQuery

Compatibility Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 (11.11%) IIS
2 4 (8.89%) Apache
2 4 (8.89%) CMS
3 2 (4.44%) WordPress
4 1 (2.22%) Drupal
Applications
1 4 (8.89%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (8.89%) Shopify
2 1 (2.22%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.22%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.22%) GitHub
1 1 (2.22%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (15.56%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (8.89%) SQL Server
3 2 (4.44%) MySQL
4 1 (2.22%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 13 (28.89%) Selenium
2 12 (26.67%) MSI
3 10 (22.22%) JIRA
3 10 (22.22%) WebDriver
4 6 (13.33%) Git (software)
5 5 (11.11%) AdminStudio
5 5 (11.11%) Selenium IDE
6 3 (6.67%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (4.44%) MSTest
8 1 (2.22%) Appium
8 1 (2.22%) Bitbucket
8 1 (2.22%) Cucumber
8 1 (2.22%) FitNesse
8 1 (2.22%) Gatling
8 1 (2.22%) Hudson
8 1 (2.22%) Jenkins
8 1 (2.22%) JMeter
8 1 (2.22%) NUnit
8 1 (2.22%) Ranorex
8 1 (2.22%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 6 (13.33%) Finance
2 5 (11.11%) Marketing
2 5 (11.11%) Retail
3 1 (2.22%) Advertising
3 1 (2.22%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 12 (26.67%) Applications Packager
2 10 (22.22%) Analyst
3 9 (20.00%) Test Engineer
4 5 (11.11%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
4 5 (11.11%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support Analyst
4 5 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support
4 5 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
4 5 (11.11%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 5 (11.11%) Infrastructure Support
4 5 (11.11%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
4 5 (11.11%) Senior Test Engineer
4 5 (11.11%) Support Analyst
4 5 (11.11%) Test Analyst
5 4 (8.89%) Designer
5 4 (8.89%) Developer
5 4 (8.89%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 4 (8.89%) Junior
5 4 (8.89%) Junior Designer
5 4 (8.89%) Junior Web Designer
5 4 (8.89%) Test Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (24.44%) Web Services
2 10 (22.22%) CSS
2 10 (22.22%) HTML
3 9 (20.00%) CSS3
3 9 (20.00%) HTML5
3 9 (20.00%) jQuery
4 5 (11.11%) JSON
4 5 (11.11%) Sass
4 5 (11.11%) Software Packaging
5 4 (8.89%) .NET
5 4 (8.89%) Ajax
5 4 (8.89%) XHTML
5 4 (8.89%) YUI
6 2 (4.44%) REST
6 2 (4.44%) XML
7 1 (2.22%) Apache CXF
7 1 (2.22%) LAMP
7 1 (2.22%) SOAP
7 1 (2.22%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 6 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (11.11%) User Experience
3 4 (8.89%) Fat Client
3 4 (8.89%) Thin Client
4 2 (4.44%) Mobile App
5 1 (2.22%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 13 (28.89%) Windows
2 12 (26.67%) Windows 7
3 7 (15.56%) Windows 10
4 5 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (51.11%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (35.56%) User Acceptance Testing
3 13 (28.89%) Test Automation
3 13 (28.89%) Test Scripting
3 13 (28.89%) Waterfall
4 12 (26.67%) ITIL
4 12 (26.67%) Regression Testing
5 10 (22.22%) Software Distribution
5 10 (22.22%) Web Development
6 9 (20.00%) Functional Testing
6 9 (20.00%) SDLC
6 9 (20.00%) Test Strategy
7 8 (17.78%) Application Packaging
7 8 (17.78%) Migration
8 7 (15.56%) ETL
8 7 (15.56%) Integration Testing
8 7 (15.56%) System Integration Testing
8 7 (15.56%) TDD
8 7 (15.56%) User Stories
9 6 (13.33%) Scenario Testing
Programming Languages
1 17 (37.78%) PowerShell
2 9 (20.00%) JavaScript
3 5 (11.11%) SQL
4 2 (4.44%) Java
4 2 (4.44%) PHP
5 1 (2.22%) C#
Qualifications
1 14 (31.11%) Security Cleared
2 9 (20.00%) SC Cleared
3 8 (17.78%) ISEB
3 8 (17.78%) ISTQB
4 5 (11.11%) DV Cleared
5 1 (2.22%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (17.78%) QA
System Software
1 17 (37.78%) Microsoft App-V
2 3 (6.67%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 17 (37.78%) SCCM
2 7 (15.56%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 12 (26.67%) Microsoft
2 11 (24.44%) Citrix
3 6 (13.33%) HP
4 4 (8.89%) Adobe
5 3 (6.67%) AppSense
6 1 (2.22%) Google
6 1 (2.22%) IBM
6 1 (2.22%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
6 1 (2.22%) Salesforce.com
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