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 5 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Integration Testing
Rank 113 104 86
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -18
Permanent jobs citing Integration Testing 10 6 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.55% 0.38% 2.40%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.65% 0.46% 2.88%
Number of salaries quoted 10 1 41
Average salary £31,250 £22,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+38.88% -30.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £22,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+17.33% -6.25%
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
1542 1293 1563
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 84.73% 81.53% 83.32%
Number of salaries quoted 1231 968 1224
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,750 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 5 March 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
Warrington - 8 £30,000 -
Knutsford -4 2 £38,500 -
Integration Testing
North West

Integration Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 5 March 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 18 (85.71%) Finance
2 14 (66.67%) SQL
2 14 (66.67%) User Acceptance Testing
3 13 (61.90%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (52.38%) Regression Testing
4 11 (52.38%) Software Testing
4 11 (52.38%) ISTQB
4 11 (52.38%) ISEB
4 11 (52.38%) Performance Testing
4 11 (52.38%) Manual Testing
4 11 (52.38%) System Testing
4 11 (52.38%) Team Foundation Server
4 11 (52.38%) Waterfall
5 9 (42.86%) Stress Testing
6 8 (38.10%) .NET
7 7 (33.33%) C#
8 6 (28.57%) SQL Server
8 6 (28.57%) ASP.NET
8 6 (28.57%) MVC
8 6 (28.57%) QA
9 5 (23.81%) .NET Framework
9 5 (23.81%) Middleware
9 5 (23.81%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 3 (14.29%) WCF
10 3 (14.29%) Linux
10 3 (14.29%) Microsoft
10 3 (14.29%) PHP
10 3 (14.29%) Web Services
10 3 (14.29%) HTML
10 3 (14.29%) Java

Integration Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 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 (9.52%) IIS
1 2 (9.52%) JBoss
1 2 (9.52%) Apache
2 1 (4.76%) Flash Media Server
2 1 (4.76%) Node.js
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.52%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.76%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 11 (52.38%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (14.29%) Git (software)
3 2 (9.52%) Jenkins
3 2 (9.52%) Maven
4 1 (4.76%) Subversion
4 1 (4.76%) Selenium
4 1 (4.76%) JUnit
4 1 (4.76%) FlexUnit
General
1 18 (85.71%) Finance
2 2 (9.52%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (52.38%) Analyst
1 11 (52.38%) Test Analyst
2 8 (38.10%) Developer
3 4 (19.05%) .NET Developer
4 3 (14.29%) QA Analyst
4 3 (14.29%) QA Test Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) Agile Test Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) Middleware Developer
5 2 (9.52%) C# .NET Developer
5 2 (9.52%) C# Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Test Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) QA Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Software Test Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Automation Test Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Junior
6 1 (4.76%) Web Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Senior Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Automation Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Junior Test Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (38.10%) .NET
2 6 (28.57%) ASP.NET
3 5 (23.81%) .NET Framework
3 5 (23.81%) Middleware
3 5 (23.81%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 3 (14.29%) WCF
4 3 (14.29%) Web Services
4 3 (14.29%) HTML
4 3 (14.29%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 2 (9.52%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (9.52%) Apache Camel
5 2 (9.52%) XML
5 2 (9.52%) XSD
5 2 (9.52%) XSLT
5 2 (9.52%) WPF
5 2 (9.52%) Spring
5 2 (9.52%) FIX Protocol
5 2 (9.52%) WinForms
6 1 (4.76%) Adobe AIR
6 1 (4.76%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.52%) Fixed Income
2 1 (4.76%) User Experience
2 1 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (14.29%) Linux
1 3 (14.29%) Apple iOS
1 3 (14.29%) Android
2 2 (9.52%) UNIX
3 1 (4.76%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (66.67%) User Acceptance Testing
2 13 (61.90%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (52.38%) Regression Testing
3 11 (52.38%) Software Testing
3 11 (52.38%) Performance Testing
3 11 (52.38%) Manual Testing
3 11 (52.38%) System Testing
3 11 (52.38%) Waterfall
4 9 (42.86%) Stress Testing
5 6 (28.57%) MVC
6 3 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (9.52%) Customer Engagement
7 2 (9.52%) Unit Testing
7 2 (9.52%) Build Automation
7 2 (9.52%) Android Development
7 2 (9.52%) iOS Development
7 2 (9.52%) Market Making
7 2 (9.52%) SOA
7 2 (9.52%) TDD
7 2 (9.52%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 14 (66.67%) SQL
2 7 (33.33%) C#
3 3 (14.29%) PHP
3 3 (14.29%) Java
4 2 (9.52%) C++
4 2 (9.52%) T-SQL
5 1 (4.76%) Python
5 1 (4.76%) VB.NET
5 1 (4.76%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 11 (52.38%) ISTQB
1 11 (52.38%) ISEB
2 2 (9.52%) Degree
3 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (4.76%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (28.57%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 2 (9.52%) Red Hat
3 1 (4.76%) Adobe