The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the North West region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Integration Testing
Rank 214 163 207
Rank change year-on-year
-51 +44
Permanent jobs citing Integration Testing 42 95 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.58% 1.29% 0.41%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.72% 1.65% 0.54%
Number of salaries quoted 34 56 23
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £36,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,050 £25,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £52,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Processes & Methodologies Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
5836 5741 5348
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 81.24% 78.22% 74.99%
Number of salaries quoted 4737 4720 4681
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
Integration Testing
England

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 18 April 2014.

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 18 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Manchester -31 26 £34,000 -13.92% 4
Merseyside -7 9 £40,000 +33.33% 1
Cheshire -24 7 £35,000 - 2
Integration Testing
England

Integration Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 45 (55.56%) SQL
2 29 (35.80%) Java
3 24 (29.63%) Finance
4 21 (25.93%) XML
5 20 (24.69%) Web Services
5 20 (24.69%) Degree
6 19 (23.46%) Agile Software Development
6 19 (23.46%) Relational Database
7 18 (22.22%) Selenium
8 17 (20.99%) Software Engineering
9 16 (19.75%) ITIL
9 16 (19.75%) HTML
10 15 (18.52%) .NET
10 15 (18.52%) Windows
11 14 (17.28%) Oracle
12 13 (16.05%) SOAP
12 13 (16.05%) QA
13 12 (14.81%) Automated Testing
13 12 (14.81%) Software Testing
13 12 (14.81%) CSS
13 12 (14.81%) J2EE
13 12 (14.81%) UNIX
13 12 (14.81%) E-Commerce
13 12 (14.81%) VMware
14 11 (13.58%) SQL Server
14 11 (13.58%) Linux
14 11 (13.58%) Computer Science
14 11 (13.58%) Continuous Integration
15 10 (12.35%) System Testing
15 10 (12.35%) Web Application Development

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

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 6 (7.41%) WebSphere
2 5 (6.17%) SharePoint
3 4 (4.94%) IIS
4 3 (3.70%) Adobe CQ
5 2 (2.47%) Mule
5 2 (2.47%) SharePoint 2013
5 2 (2.47%) Lync
5 2 (2.47%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (1.23%) Apache
6 1 (1.23%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (2.47%) MS Office
1 2 (2.47%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (3.70%) SAP APO
1 3 (3.70%) SAP PP
2 1 (1.23%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (1.23%) Oracle CRM
2 1 (1.23%) BASE24
2 1 (1.23%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (1.23%) Oracle iRecruitment
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.47%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (2.47%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (7.41%) TCP/IP
2 4 (4.94%) DHCP
2 4 (4.94%) HTTP
2 4 (4.94%) DNS
2 4 (4.94%) Firewall
3 3 (3.70%) SAN
3 3 (3.70%) SMTP
3 3 (3.70%) MPLS
3 3 (3.70%) VPN
3 3 (3.70%) SSL
3 3 (3.70%) NAS
4 2 (2.47%) Unified Communications
5 1 (1.23%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (23.46%) Relational Database
2 11 (13.58%) SQL Server
3 10 (12.35%) RDBMS
4 8 (9.88%) SQL Server 2005
5 7 (8.64%) DB2
6 2 (2.47%) Oracle Database
7 1 (1.23%) MySQL
7 1 (1.23%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 18 (22.22%) Selenium
2 7 (8.64%) Jenkins
2 7 (8.64%) Hudson
3 6 (7.41%) JIRA
3 6 (7.41%) SoapUI
3 6 (7.41%) Cucumber
4 4 (4.94%) Subversion
4 4 (4.94%) WebDriver
5 3 (3.70%) FitNesse
6 2 (2.47%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 2 (2.47%) Grunt
6 2 (2.47%) PhantomJS
6 2 (2.47%) LoadUI
6 2 (2.47%) Mocha
6 2 (2.47%) Eclipse
6 2 (2.47%) NetBeans
6 2 (2.47%) JMeter
7 1 (1.23%) QuickTest Pro
7 1 (1.23%) LoadRunner
7 1 (1.23%) Ant
General
1 24 (29.63%) Finance
2 8 (9.88%) Banking
3 5 (6.17%) Retail
4 3 (3.70%) Manufacturing
4 3 (3.70%) Retail Banking
5 2 (2.47%) Back Office
5 2 (2.47%) Legal
6 1 (1.23%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 18 (22.22%) Analyst
2 17 (20.99%) Test Analyst
3 15 (18.52%) Developer
4 12 (14.81%) Test Manager
5 10 (12.35%) Java Developer
6 9 (11.11%) Team Leader
7 8 (9.88%) Software Engineer
8 7 (8.64%) Support Engineer
8 7 (8.64%) Integration Manager
8 7 (8.64%) Release Manager
9 6 (7.41%) Tester
10 5 (6.17%) Consultant
10 5 (6.17%) Test Team Leader
10 5 (6.17%) Java Software Engineer
10 5 (6.17%) Integration Engineer
10 5 (6.17%) Testing Manager
11 4 (4.94%) Development Team Leader
11 4 (4.94%) Java Team Leader
11 4 (4.94%) J2EE Team Leader
12 3 (3.70%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (25.93%) XML
2 20 (24.69%) Web Services
3 16 (19.75%) HTML
4 15 (18.52%) .NET
5 13 (16.05%) SOAP
6 12 (14.81%) CSS
6 12 (14.81%) J2EE
7 10 (12.35%) JDBC
7 10 (12.35%) XSL
8 7 (8.64%) Middleware
9 6 (7.41%) JAX-RPC
9 6 (7.41%) WSDL
10 5 (6.17%) Spring
11 4 (4.94%) Java EE
12 3 (3.70%) ASP.NET
12 3 (3.70%) REST
13 2 (2.47%) Ruby on Rails
13 2 (2.47%) Apache Axis
13 2 (2.47%) JPA
13 2 (2.47%) JAX-WS
Miscellaneous
1 11 (13.58%) Computer Science
2 4 (4.94%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (4.94%) Online Banking
2 4 (4.94%) iPhone
2 4 (4.94%) N-Tier
2 4 (4.94%) Replication
3 2 (2.47%) Physics
3 2 (2.47%) iPad
3 2 (2.47%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 15 (18.52%) Windows
2 12 (14.81%) UNIX
3 11 (13.58%) Linux
4 7 (8.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (4.94%) Windows 7
5 4 (4.94%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (3.70%) Android
7 2 (2.47%) Windows 8
7 2 (2.47%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (2.47%) Windows Phone
8 1 (1.23%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (23.46%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (20.99%) Software Engineering
3 16 (19.75%) ITIL
4 12 (14.81%) Automated Testing
4 12 (14.81%) Software Testing
4 12 (14.81%) E-Commerce
5 11 (13.58%) Continuous Integration
6 10 (12.35%) System Testing
6 10 (12.35%) Web Application Development
6 10 (12.35%) UML
6 10 (12.35%) Project Management
7 9 (11.11%) Change Management
7 9 (11.11%) SOA
7 9 (11.11%) Automation Testing
7 9 (11.11%) Test Automation
8 8 (9.88%) User Acceptance Testing
8 8 (9.88%) Web Testing
9 7 (8.64%) Disaster Recovery
9 7 (8.64%) EAI
9 7 (8.64%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 45 (55.56%) SQL
2 29 (35.80%) Java
3 6 (7.41%) JavaScript
4 5 (6.17%) C#
5 4 (4.94%) PowerShell
6 3 (3.70%) C++
6 3 (3.70%) C
7 2 (2.47%) Ruby
7 2 (2.47%) XPath
7 2 (2.47%) PL/SQL
8 1 (1.23%) Python
8 1 (1.23%) Perl
8 1 (1.23%) VBScript
8 1 (1.23%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 20 (24.69%) Degree
2 8 (9.88%) ISEB
3 5 (6.17%) Security Cleared
4 4 (4.94%) MCITP
4 4 (4.94%) MCP
4 4 (4.94%) MCSE
4 4 (4.94%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (2.47%) ISTQB
6 1 (1.23%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (16.05%) QA
2 1 (1.23%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 8 (9.88%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (7.41%) VMware Workstation
3 5 (6.17%) Active Directory
4 2 (2.47%) Hyper-V
4 2 (2.47%) XenApp
4 2 (2.47%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 6 (7.41%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.23%) SCOrch
2 1 (1.23%) SCSM
2 1 (1.23%) SCCM
2 1 (1.23%) SCOM
2 1 (1.23%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 14 (17.28%) Oracle
2 12 (14.81%) VMware
3 7 (8.64%) Red Hat
4 5 (6.17%) Microsoft
5 3 (3.70%) Adobe
5 3 (3.70%) SAP
6 2 (2.47%) HP
6 2 (2.47%) Citrix
6 2 (2.47%) IBM
6 2 (2.47%) Perforce
6 2 (2.47%) TIBCO
7 1 (1.23%) Cognizant
7 1 (1.23%) Informatica
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Salary: From £37,000 to £43,000 per annum + pension
Posted: 3 hours ago
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Salary: Up to £37,500 per annum (6 Month fixed Term Contract + Benefits)
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Salary: £29500 - £42000 per annum
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