The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 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 / Yorkshire
Rank 230 257 245
Rank change year-on-year +27 -12  
Permanent jobs citing Compatibility Testing 2 1 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.037% 0.015% 0.37%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.041% 0.017% 0.41%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 27
Median salary £45,000 - £38,000
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 Yorkshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Yorkshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 4863 5737 6648
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 90.68% 88.26% 90.02%
Number of salaries quoted 4232 4750 5331
Median salary £44,512 £42,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.97% +5.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Compatibility Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Yorkshire 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 Yorkshire

Compatibility Testing
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for Compatibility Testing in Yorkshire

Compatibility Testing
Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Compatibility Testing within the Yorkshire 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
West Yorkshire - 2 £45,000 -
Compatibility Testing
England

Compatibility Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Compatibility Testing.

1 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (62.50%) Test Scripting
1 5 (62.50%) BDD
2 4 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (50.00%) QA
3 3 (37.50%) Automated Testing
3 3 (37.50%) Java
3 3 (37.50%) Service Delivery
3 3 (37.50%) Cucumber
3 3 (37.50%) Capybara
4 2 (25.00%) Windows 10
4 2 (25.00%) Application Packaging
4 2 (25.00%) SCCM
4 2 (25.00%) PowerShell
4 2 (25.00%) XenApp
4 2 (25.00%) Windows 7
4 2 (25.00%) Citrix
4 2 (25.00%) MSI
4 2 (25.00%) Windows
4 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (25.00%) Migration
4 2 (25.00%) Microsoft App-V
4 2 (25.00%) AppSense
5 1 (12.50%) Software Testing
5 1 (12.50%) Integration Testing
5 1 (12.50%) TDD
5 1 (12.50%) ISEB
5 1 (12.50%) E-Commerce
5 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
5 1 (12.50%) PHP

Compatibility Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire 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:

Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Magento
Development Applications
1 3 (37.50%) Capybara
1 3 (37.50%) Cucumber
2 2 (25.00%) MSI
Job Titles
1 2 (25.00%) Applications Packager
2 1 (12.50%) Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Automation Specialist
2 1 (12.50%) Automation Test Lead
2 1 (12.50%) Developer
2 1 (12.50%) Functional Test Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Manual Tester
2 1 (12.50%) PHP Developer
2 1 (12.50%) QA Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) QA Manual Tester
2 1 (12.50%) QA Test Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) QA Tester
2 1 (12.50%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
2 1 (12.50%) Senior Developer
2 1 (12.50%) Senior PHP Developer
2 1 (12.50%) Test Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Test Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Test Leader
2 1 (12.50%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) CSS
1 1 (12.50%) CSS3
1 1 (12.50%) HTML
1 1 (12.50%) HTML5
1 1 (12.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Windows
1 2 (25.00%) Windows 10
1 2 (25.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (62.50%) BDD
1 5 (62.50%) Test Scripting
2 3 (37.50%) Automated Testing
2 3 (37.50%) Service Delivery
3 2 (25.00%) Application Packaging
3 2 (25.00%) Migration
4 1 (12.50%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
4 1 (12.50%) E-Commerce
4 1 (12.50%) Functional Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Integration Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Regression Testing
4 1 (12.50%) SDLC
4 1 (12.50%) Smoke Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Software Testing
4 1 (12.50%) System Integration Testing
4 1 (12.50%) TDD
4 1 (12.50%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) Java
2 2 (25.00%) PowerShell
3 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
3 1 (12.50%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) ISEB
1 1 (12.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (50.00%) QA
System Software
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft App-V
1 2 (25.00%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (25.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) AppSense
1 2 (25.00%) Citrix
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft