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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Integration Testing
Rank 203 157 195
Rank change year-on-year
-46 +38
Permanent jobs citing Integration Testing 53 79 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.71% 1.11% 0.68%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.87% 1.43% 0.87%
Number of salaries quoted 51 57 42
Average salary £37,500 £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £24,322 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £62,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+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
6064 5518 5716
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 81.65% 77.54% 77.47%
Number of salaries quoted 4808 4678 4990
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,000 £26,465
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £56,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 22 August 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 22 August 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
(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
Cheshire -10 26 £32,500 -23.52% 5
Manchester -29 25 £42,500 -5.55% 1
Lancashire -6 1 £33,500 +7.71%
Cumbria - 1 £45,000 -
Integration Testing
England

Integration Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 50 (56.18%) SQL
2 36 (40.45%) Degree
3 30 (33.71%) .NET
4 29 (32.58%) Windows
4 29 (32.58%) Software Testing
5 27 (30.34%) QA
6 26 (29.21%) Agile Software Development
6 26 (29.21%) Oracle
7 25 (28.09%) Finance
8 22 (24.72%) Java
8 22 (24.72%) Unit Testing
9 20 (22.47%) Web Services
10 19 (21.35%) HTML
11 18 (20.22%) Project Management
11 18 (20.22%) Computer Science
12 17 (19.10%) Release Management
12 17 (19.10%) Software Engineering
12 17 (19.10%) ISEB
12 17 (19.10%) Regression Testing
12 17 (19.10%) C#
13 16 (17.98%) OO
13 16 (17.98%) SOA
13 16 (17.98%) Test Automation
14 15 (16.85%) Test Scripting
14 15 (16.85%) System Testing
14 15 (16.85%) Performance Testing
14 15 (16.85%) JavaScript
15 14 (15.73%) Linux
15 14 (15.73%) JIRA
15 14 (15.73%) Relational Database

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

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 5 (5.62%) Oracle Spatial
2 3 (3.37%) WebSphere
3 2 (2.25%) SharePoint
3 2 (2.25%) SAS
3 2 (2.25%) IIS
3 2 (2.25%) Mule
4 1 (1.12%) Confluence
4 1 (1.12%) Lync
4 1 (1.12%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (1.12%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (1.12%) Apache
4 1 (1.12%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.12%) IBM HTTP Server
4 1 (1.12%) ColdFusion
4 1 (1.12%) Oracle HTTP Server
Applications
1 2 (2.25%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.12%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (1.12%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (5.62%) Oracle Applications
2 2 (2.25%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.12%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.12%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.37%) DHCP
1 3 (3.37%) TCP/IP
1 3 (3.37%) DNS
1 3 (3.37%) Firewall
1 3 (3.37%) Internet
2 2 (2.25%) MPLS
2 2 (2.25%) SSL
2 2 (2.25%) VPN
2 2 (2.25%) SMTP
3 1 (1.12%) NAS
3 1 (1.12%) Unified Communications
3 1 (1.12%) HTTP
3 1 (1.12%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (15.73%) Relational Database
2 12 (13.48%) SQL Server
3 9 (10.11%) DB2
4 6 (6.74%) Oracle Database
5 5 (5.62%) Big Data
6 4 (4.49%) SQL Server 2005
7 3 (3.37%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (1.12%) MySQL
8 1 (1.12%) RDBMS
8 1 (1.12%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (1.12%) Informix
Development Applications
1 14 (15.73%) JIRA
2 12 (13.48%) Selenium
3 8 (8.99%) Team Foundation Server
4 7 (7.87%) WebDriver
4 7 (7.87%) Jenkins
4 7 (7.87%) Oracle Forms
5 6 (6.74%) Hudson
5 6 (6.74%) SoapUI
5 6 (6.74%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 5 (5.62%) Cucumber
7 3 (3.37%) FitNesse
8 2 (2.25%) Subversion
8 2 (2.25%) LoadUI
9 1 (1.12%) Mockito
9 1 (1.12%) JUnit
9 1 (1.12%) Introscope
9 1 (1.12%) JMeter
9 1 (1.12%) QuickTest Pro
9 1 (1.12%) LoadRunner
General
1 25 (28.09%) Finance
2 5 (5.62%) Retail
3 3 (3.37%) Automotive
4 2 (2.25%) Marketing
5 1 (1.12%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 28 (31.46%) Analyst
1 28 (31.46%) Test Analyst
2 18 (20.22%) Developer
3 11 (12.36%) Software Engineer
4 9 (10.11%) Release Manager
4 9 (10.11%) Test Manager
5 8 (8.99%) Integration Manager
5 8 (8.99%) Systems Developer
6 7 (7.87%) Testing Manager
6 7 (7.87%) Team Leader
6 7 (7.87%) Senior Test Analyst
6 7 (7.87%) Senior Analyst
6 7 (7.87%) Test Team Leader
7 6 (6.74%) Consultant
7 6 (6.74%) .NET Developer
8 5 (5.62%) Development Engineer
8 5 (5.62%) Senior Development Engineer
8 5 (5.62%) Automation Engineer
8 5 (5.62%) QA Leader
9 4 (4.49%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (33.71%) .NET
2 20 (22.47%) Web Services
3 19 (21.35%) HTML
4 10 (11.24%) XML
5 9 (10.11%) SOAP
5 9 (10.11%) Middleware
6 8 (8.99%) .NET Framework
6 8 (8.99%) Java EE
7 6 (6.74%) HTML5
8 5 (5.62%) XSLT
8 5 (5.62%) ASP.NET
9 4 (4.49%) CSS
9 4 (4.49%) Spring
10 3 (3.37%) J2EE
10 3 (3.37%) WSDL
10 3 (3.37%) JAX-RPC
11 2 (2.25%) JAXB
11 2 (2.25%) Apache Axis
11 2 (2.25%) JiBX
11 2 (2.25%) POJO
Miscellaneous
1 18 (20.22%) Computer Science
2 9 (10.11%) Mainframe
3 7 (7.87%) Enterprise Software
4 5 (5.62%) Client/Server
4 5 (5.62%) GIS
5 4 (4.49%) Replication
5 4 (4.49%) Mathematics
6 2 (2.25%) W3C
6 2 (2.25%) Physics
7 1 (1.12%) iPhone
7 1 (1.12%) Open Source
7 1 (1.12%) iPad
7 1 (1.12%) N-Tier
7 1 (1.12%) Firmware
Operating Systems
1 29 (32.58%) Windows
2 14 (15.73%) Linux
3 9 (10.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 8 (8.99%) UNIX
5 4 (4.49%) Android
6 3 (3.37%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (3.37%) Windows 7
6 3 (3.37%) Apple iOS
7 1 (1.12%) Windows Phone
7 1 (1.12%) Windows 8
7 1 (1.12%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (32.58%) Software Testing
2 26 (29.21%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (24.72%) Unit Testing
4 18 (20.22%) Project Management
5 17 (19.10%) Release Management
5 17 (19.10%) Software Engineering
5 17 (19.10%) Regression Testing
6 16 (17.98%) OO
6 16 (17.98%) SOA
6 16 (17.98%) Test Automation
7 15 (16.85%) Test Scripting
7 15 (16.85%) System Testing
7 15 (16.85%) Performance Testing
8 13 (14.61%) Automated Testing
9 12 (13.48%) Continuous Integration
9 12 (13.48%) Automation Testing
10 11 (12.36%) ITIL
11 10 (11.24%) Workflow
12 9 (10.11%) Stress Testing
12 9 (10.11%) EAI
Programming Languages
1 50 (56.18%) SQL
2 22 (24.72%) Java
3 17 (19.10%) C#
4 15 (16.85%) JavaScript
5 9 (10.11%) PL/SQL
6 7 (7.87%) C
7 6 (6.74%) PowerShell
8 5 (5.62%) C++
9 4 (4.49%) Perl
9 4 (4.49%) VBScript
9 4 (4.49%) Bash Shell
10 3 (3.37%) T-SQL
11 2 (2.25%) XPath
12 1 (1.12%) Python
12 1 (1.12%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 36 (40.45%) Degree
2 17 (19.10%) ISEB
3 10 (11.24%) Security Cleared
4 9 (10.11%) ISTQB
5 4 (4.49%) HND
5 4 (4.49%) SC Cleared
6 3 (3.37%) MCITP
6 3 (3.37%) MCP
6 3 (3.37%) MCSE
6 3 (3.37%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (30.34%) QA
2 1 (1.12%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.12%) DO-178B
System Software
1 5 (5.62%) XenApp
1 5 (5.62%) XenDesktop
2 4 (4.49%) Active Directory
3 2 (2.25%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.12%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.12%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (1.12%) SCCM
1 1 (1.12%) SCOM
1 1 (1.12%) SCVMM
1 1 (1.12%) SCOrch
1 1 (1.12%) SCSM
Vendors
1 26 (29.21%) Oracle
2 9 (10.11%) Red Hat
3 8 (8.99%) Microsoft
4 6 (6.74%) VMware
5 5 (5.62%) HP
5 5 (5.62%) Citrix
6 3 (3.37%) IBM
6 3 (3.37%) Perforce
7 2 (2.25%) TIBCO
7 2 (2.25%) Compuware
7 2 (2.25%) SAP
8 1 (1.12%) Atlassian
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Knutsford, Cheshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 +
Posted: 4 days ago
Nantwich, Cheshire
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Alderley Edge, Cheshire
Pets at Home
Salary: £40,000-£50,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Cheshire
OCC Computer personnel
Posted: 16 days ago
Manchester, Cheshire, Lancashire, Merseyside
Actis Recruitment Ltd
Salary: to £45,000 dep on experience + excellent bonus & bens
Posted: 24 days ago