The table below looks at the statistics for Integration Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Integration Testing over the 3 months to 27 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Integration Testing
Rank 219 198 167
Rank change year-on-year
-21 -31
Permanent jobs citing Integration Testing 38 56 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.58% 0.75% 1.00%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.67% 0.90% 1.25%
Number of salaries quoted 23 54 50
Average salary £45,000 £38,750 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.12% -8.82%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £74,000 £50,000 £50,250
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+8.43% +3.75%
Integration Testing
England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
5645 6234 5596
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 85.80% 83.64% 79.58%
Number of salaries quoted 4675 4959 4752
Average salary £41,500 £40,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,250
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.03%

Integration Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Integration Testing Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Integration Testing
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Integration Testing Salary Trend in the North West

Integration Testing
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Integration Testing across the North West region over the 3 months to 27 August 2015.

Integration Testing Salary Histogram in the North West

Integration Testing
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Integration Testing within the North West region over the 3 months to 27 August 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
Manchester +8 26 £45,000 +5.88% 1
Merseyside - 6 - - 2
Cheshire -18 4 £39,388 +21.19% 1
Lancashire +6 1 - -
Integration Testing
England

Integration Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 27 August 2015, IT jobs across the North West 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 28 (42.42%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (37.88%) SQL
3 20 (30.30%) QA
4 18 (27.27%) Automated Testing
4 18 (27.27%) System Integration Testing
5 17 (25.76%) SDLC
5 17 (25.76%) Manual Testing
6 16 (24.24%) Regression Testing
6 16 (24.24%) Finance
7 14 (21.21%) Unit Testing
7 14 (21.21%) Selenium
8 13 (19.70%) User Acceptance Testing
8 13 (19.70%) Test Scripting
8 13 (19.70%) Oracle
9 12 (18.18%) .NET
9 12 (18.18%) Test Automation
9 12 (18.18%) Test Strategy
10 11 (16.67%) Test Management
10 11 (16.67%) Web Services
10 11 (16.67%) Java
11 10 (15.15%) Degree
11 10 (15.15%) Relational Database
12 9 (13.64%) Non-Functional Testing
12 9 (13.64%) XML
12 9 (13.64%) Microsoft
13 8 (12.12%) SpecFlow
13 8 (12.12%) Test Planning
13 8 (12.12%) Performance Testing
13 8 (12.12%) Compatibility Testing
13 8 (12.12%) System Testing

Integration Testing
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2015, IT jobs across the North West 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 5 (7.58%) JBoss
2 2 (3.03%) SharePoint
2 2 (3.03%) NServiceBus
3 1 (1.52%) SAS
3 1 (1.52%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 7 (10.61%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.52%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (6.06%) Oracle ERP
1 4 (6.06%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (3.03%) SAP FI/CO
2 2 (3.03%) SAP CO
2 2 (3.03%) SAP FI
3 1 (1.52%) Oracle Financials
3 1 (1.52%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.06%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (15.15%) Relational Database
2 7 (10.61%) SQL Server
3 4 (6.06%) RDBMS
4 1 (1.52%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (1.52%) SAP BI
4 1 (1.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.52%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.52%) DB2
4 1 (1.52%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (1.52%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.52%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 14 (21.21%) Selenium
2 8 (12.12%) SpecFlow
3 7 (10.61%) SoapUI
4 6 (9.09%) WebDriver
5 5 (7.58%) Maven
5 5 (7.58%) Jenkins
5 5 (7.58%) Log4j
5 5 (7.58%) Ant
5 5 (7.58%) JUnit
5 5 (7.58%) Selenium IDE
6 4 (6.06%) Visual Studio
7 3 (4.55%) Team Foundation Server
8 2 (3.03%) FxCop
8 2 (3.03%) StyleCop
9 1 (1.52%) Rational DOORS
9 1 (1.52%) QAComplete
9 1 (1.52%) LSMW
9 1 (1.52%) ProC
General
1 16 (24.24%) Finance
2 4 (6.06%) Retail
3 3 (4.55%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.52%) Publishing
4 1 (1.52%) Military
4 1 (1.52%) Aerospace
4 1 (1.52%) Avionics
Job Titles
1 17 (25.76%) Analyst
2 13 (19.70%) Test Engineer
3 12 (18.18%) Test Manager
3 12 (18.18%) Test Analyst
4 11 (16.67%) QA Engineer
5 6 (9.09%) Developer
6 5 (7.58%) Programme Manager
6 5 (7.58%) Programme Test Manager
6 5 (7.58%) Functional Test Engineer
7 3 (4.55%) Head of Testing
7 3 (4.55%) Consultant
7 3 (4.55%) Programmer
7 3 (4.55%) Technical Test Analyst
7 3 (4.55%) Systems Developer
7 3 (4.55%) Technical Analyst
7 3 (4.55%) SAP Consultant
8 2 (3.03%) Senior Test Analyst
8 2 (3.03%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
8 2 (3.03%) .NET Analyst Programmer
8 2 (3.03%) Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (18.18%) .NET
2 11 (16.67%) Web Services
3 9 (13.64%) XML
4 6 (9.09%) J2EE
4 6 (9.09%) .NET Framework
5 5 (7.58%) HTML
5 5 (7.58%) J2SE
6 4 (6.06%) SOAP
7 3 (4.55%) ASP.NET
7 3 (4.55%) Middleware
7 3 (4.55%) WCF
7 3 (4.55%) Entity Framework
8 2 (3.03%) Castle Windsor
8 2 (3.03%) CSS3
8 2 (3.03%) WebSockets
8 2 (3.03%) AngularJS
8 2 (3.03%) SignalR
8 2 (3.03%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 2 (3.03%) JSON
8 2 (3.03%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 7 (10.61%) Mobile App
1 7 (10.61%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (9.09%) Computer Science
3 3 (4.55%) Mathematics
4 2 (3.03%) E-Learning
4 2 (3.03%) PMI
4 2 (3.03%) User Experience
5 1 (1.52%) LIMS
5 1 (1.52%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.52%) Data Conversion
5 1 (1.52%) FMCG
5 1 (1.52%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 7 (10.61%) Windows
2 6 (9.09%) UNIX
3 5 (7.58%) SUSE
4 1 (1.52%) VME
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (42.42%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (27.27%) Automated Testing
2 18 (27.27%) System Integration Testing
3 17 (25.76%) SDLC
3 17 (25.76%) Manual Testing
4 16 (24.24%) Regression Testing
5 14 (21.21%) Unit Testing
6 13 (19.70%) Test Scripting
6 13 (19.70%) User Acceptance Testing
7 12 (18.18%) Test Automation
7 12 (18.18%) Test Strategy
8 11 (16.67%) Test Management
9 9 (13.64%) Non-Functional Testing
10 8 (12.12%) Test Planning
10 8 (12.12%) System Testing
10 8 (12.12%) Performance Testing
10 8 (12.12%) Compatibility Testing
11 7 (10.61%) Programme Management
11 7 (10.61%) Migration
11 7 (10.61%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 25 (37.88%) SQL
2 11 (16.67%) Java
3 6 (9.09%) Perl
4 5 (7.58%) C
4 5 (7.58%) C#
4 5 (7.58%) Python
4 5 (7.58%) Shell Script
4 5 (7.58%) Ruby
5 3 (4.55%) VB.NET
6 2 (3.03%) T-SQL
6 2 (3.03%) Ada
6 2 (3.03%) PL/SQL
6 2 (3.03%) JavaScript
7 1 (1.52%) C++
7 1 (1.52%) COBOL
7 1 (1.52%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 10 (15.15%) Degree
2 6 (9.09%) ISTQB
2 6 (9.09%) ISEB
3 2 (3.03%) PMI Certification
4 1 (1.52%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.52%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.52%) Oracle Certification
4 1 (1.52%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (30.30%) QA
Vendors
1 13 (19.70%) Oracle
2 9 (13.64%) Microsoft
3 5 (7.58%) Red Hat
4 4 (6.06%) SAP
5 1 (1.52%) Trillium
5 1 (1.52%) IBM
5 1 (1.52%) Sybase
5 1 (1.52%) DataFlux
5 1 (1.52%) HP
Manchester, Lancashire
IBM
Posted: 7 days ago
North West
PS Computer
Salary: £30k - £35k + benefits package
Posted: 8 days ago
Liverpool
Interquest - IQ Public Sector
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago