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 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Integration Testing
Rank 123 98 99
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +1
Permanent jobs citing Integration Testing 4 29 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.23% 1.48% 1.01%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.27% 1.76% 1.24%
Number of salaries quoted 4 28 12
Average salary £39,388 £32,500 £45,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.19% -28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,983 £30,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £43,000 £48,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+8.43% +3.75%
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
1509 1651 1295
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 87.07% 83.98% 82.12%
Number of salaries quoted 1246 1324 1030
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £58,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 3 September 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 - 2 £40,000 -
Wilmslow - 1 £38,777 -
Integration Testing
North West

Integration Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 8 (80.00%) SQL
1 8 (80.00%) Manual Testing
2 7 (70.00%) Mobile App
2 7 (70.00%) Web Services
2 7 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (70.00%) Automated Testing
2 7 (70.00%) Risk Analysis
3 6 (60.00%) QA
3 6 (60.00%) MS Excel
3 6 (60.00%) Microsoft
4 5 (50.00%) Test Scripting
4 5 (50.00%) Incident Management
5 4 (40.00%) Service Delivery
5 4 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
6 3 (30.00%) .NET
6 3 (30.00%) SQL Server
6 3 (30.00%) .NET Framework
7 2 (20.00%) JSON
7 2 (20.00%) NHibernate
7 2 (20.00%) TDD
7 2 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (20.00%) Selenium
7 2 (20.00%) WCF
7 2 (20.00%) jQuery
7 2 (20.00%) Visual Studio
7 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET
7 2 (20.00%) CSS
7 2 (20.00%) XML
7 2 (20.00%) Windows
7 2 (20.00%) C#

Integration Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 2 (20.00%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 6 (60.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (30.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Visual Studio
1 2 (20.00%) Selenium
1 2 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (20.00%) FxCop
1 2 (20.00%) StyleCop
1 2 (20.00%) SpecFlow
General
1 2 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (80.00%) Test Engineer
2 6 (60.00%) QA Engineer
3 3 (30.00%) Analyst
4 2 (20.00%) Analyst Programmer
4 2 (20.00%) Programmer
4 2 (20.00%) .NET Analyst Programmer
4 2 (20.00%) .NET Programmer
5 1 (10.00%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (70.00%) Web Services
2 3 (30.00%) .NET
2 3 (30.00%) .NET Framework
3 2 (20.00%) JSON
3 2 (20.00%) WCF
3 2 (20.00%) jQuery
3 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (20.00%) HTML5
3 2 (20.00%) Entity Framework
3 2 (20.00%) Castle Windsor
3 2 (20.00%) CSS3
3 2 (20.00%) WebSockets
3 2 (20.00%) AngularJS
3 2 (20.00%) SignalR
3 2 (20.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET
3 2 (20.00%) CSS
3 2 (20.00%) XML
3 2 (20.00%) NHibernate
3 2 (20.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (70.00%) Mobile App
2 2 (20.00%) User Experience
2 2 (20.00%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (80.00%) Manual Testing
2 7 (70.00%) Risk Analysis
2 7 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (70.00%) Automated Testing
3 5 (50.00%) Incident Management
3 5 (50.00%) Test Scripting
4 4 (40.00%) Service Delivery
5 2 (20.00%) MVC
5 2 (20.00%) Scrum
5 2 (20.00%) TDD
5 2 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (20.00%) Unit Testing
5 2 (20.00%) Dependency Injection
5 2 (20.00%) Test Planning
6 1 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (10.00%) Performance Testing
6 1 (10.00%) System Testing
6 1 (10.00%) Software Testing
6 1 (10.00%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (80.00%) SQL
2 2 (20.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) PMI Certification
2 1 (10.00%) ISTQB
2 1 (10.00%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (60.00%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (60.00%) Microsoft