The table below looks at the statistics for Integration Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Integration Testing over the 3 months to 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Integration Testing
Rank 111 112 103
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -9
Permanent jobs citing Integration Testing 6 9 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.37% 0.53% 1.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.43% 0.66% 1.53%
Number of salaries quoted 5 2 12
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,266 £36,000 £31,200
10% offered a salary of more than £43,500 £44,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -
Integration Testing
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cheshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1398 1372 1437
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 86.89% 80.09% 78.70%
Number of salaries quoted 1090 1027 1121
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.25%

Integration Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Integration Testing across the Cheshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Integration Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Integration Testing
Salary Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Integration Testing across the Cheshire region.

Integration Testing Salary Trend in Cheshire

Integration Testing
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Integration Testing within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 29 May 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Chester +16 3 £40,000 - 1
Wilmslow - 1 £38,777 -
Integration Testing
North West

Integration Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the Cheshire region citing Integration Testing also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Integration Testing.

1 11 (68.75%) SQL
1 11 (68.75%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (62.50%) Manual Testing
3 9 (56.25%) Finance
4 8 (50.00%) Web Services
4 8 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 7 (43.75%) QA
6 6 (37.50%) MVC
6 6 (37.50%) Team Foundation Server
6 6 (37.50%) Microsoft
6 6 (37.50%) C#
6 6 (37.50%) .NET
6 6 (37.50%) ASP.NET
7 5 (31.25%) Regression Testing
7 5 (31.25%) ISEB
7 5 (31.25%) Performance Testing
7 5 (31.25%) Automated Testing
7 5 (31.25%) ISTQB
7 5 (31.25%) Software Testing
7 5 (31.25%) Risk Analysis
7 5 (31.25%) System Testing
7 5 (31.25%) Waterfall
7 5 (31.25%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 4 (25.00%) Mobile App
8 4 (25.00%) WCF
8 4 (25.00%) .NET Framework
8 4 (25.00%) Entity Framework
8 4 (25.00%) SQL Server
9 3 (18.75%) TDD
9 3 (18.75%) Scrum

Integration Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the Cheshire region citing Integration Testing also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Integration Testing. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (6.25%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 3 (18.75%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (25.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (37.50%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (6.25%) Visual Studio
2 1 (6.25%) FxCop
2 1 (6.25%) StyleCop
2 1 (6.25%) SpecFlow
2 1 (6.25%) Selenium
General
1 9 (56.25%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (37.50%) Analyst
2 5 (31.25%) Test Analyst
2 5 (31.25%) Test Engineer
2 5 (31.25%) Developer
3 4 (25.00%) QA Engineer
3 4 (25.00%) .NET Developer
4 2 (12.50%) QA Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) C# Developer
4 2 (12.50%) QA Test Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (6.25%) .NET Analyst Programmer
5 1 (6.25%) Web Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Analyst Programmer
5 1 (6.25%) Programmer
5 1 (6.25%) .NET Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (50.00%) Web Services
2 6 (37.50%) .NET
2 6 (37.50%) ASP.NET
3 5 (31.25%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 4 (25.00%) WCF
4 4 (25.00%) .NET Framework
4 4 (25.00%) Entity Framework
5 2 (12.50%) WPF
5 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (12.50%) WinForms
6 1 (6.25%) XML
6 1 (6.25%) Middleware
6 1 (6.25%) CSS
6 1 (6.25%) HTML
6 1 (6.25%) HTML5
6 1 (6.25%) Castle Windsor
6 1 (6.25%) CSS3
6 1 (6.25%) WebSockets
6 1 (6.25%) AngularJS
6 1 (6.25%) SignalR
Miscellaneous
1 4 (25.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (6.25%) User Experience
2 1 (6.25%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 2 (12.50%) Apple iOS
1 2 (12.50%) Android
2 1 (6.25%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (68.75%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (62.50%) Manual Testing
3 8 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 6 (37.50%) MVC
5 5 (31.25%) Regression Testing
5 5 (31.25%) Performance Testing
5 5 (31.25%) Automated Testing
5 5 (31.25%) Software Testing
5 5 (31.25%) Risk Analysis
5 5 (31.25%) System Testing
5 5 (31.25%) Waterfall
6 3 (18.75%) TDD
6 3 (18.75%) Scrum
6 3 (18.75%) Stress Testing
6 3 (18.75%) Unit Testing
6 3 (18.75%) Test Scripting
6 3 (18.75%) Incident Management
7 2 (12.50%) Service Delivery
7 2 (12.50%) Pair Programming
7 2 (12.50%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 11 (68.75%) SQL
2 6 (37.50%) C#
3 1 (6.25%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 5 (31.25%) ISEB
1 5 (31.25%) ISTQB
2 2 (12.50%) Degree
3 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (6.25%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (43.75%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (37.50%) Microsoft