Period
to 18 July 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire with a requirement for Integration Testing skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Integration Testing over the 6 months to 18 July 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Integration Testing
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
18 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 134 152 137
Rank change year-on-year +18 -15 -4
Permanent jobs citing Integration Testing 7 22 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 0.34% 0.71% 0.93%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.37% 0.76% 1.03%
Number of salaries quoted 7 15 22
Cheshire median annual salary £50,000 £42,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +19.05% -6.67% +16.88%
10th Percentile £40,800 £32,305 £35,125
90th Percentile £63,750 £57,500 £48,625
North West median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -8.60%

Integration Testing is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Cheshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,876 2,879 2,335
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 92.23% 92.99% 90.33%
Number of salaries quoted 1,383 2,145 1,788
Cheshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +12.50% +6.67%
10th Percentile £26,750 £26,503 £25,000
90th Percentile £68,850 £67,500 £60,000
North West median annual salary £45,000 £44,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year +2.27% +8.64% +1.25%

Integration Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

Job postings citing Integration Testing as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cheshire.

Job vacancy trend for Integration Testing 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 in Cheshire.

Salary trend for Integration Testing in Cheshire

Integration Testing
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Integration Testing in Cheshire over the 6 months to 18 July 2019.

Salary histogram for Integration Testing in Cheshire

Integration Testing
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Integration Testing within the Cheshire region over the 6 months to 18 July 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warrington +15 3 £45,000 -10.00%
Integration Testing
North West

For the 6 months to 18 July 2019, IT jobs citing Integration Testing also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Cheshire region with a requirement for Integration Testing.

1 3 (42.86%) CA
1 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (42.86%) SDLC
1 3 (42.86%) Problem-Solving
2 2 (28.57%) Analytical Mindset
2 2 (28.57%) Cross-Platform Development
2 2 (28.57%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 2 (28.57%) Test Strategy
2 2 (28.57%) Embedded Systems
2 2 (28.57%) Bitbucket
2 2 (28.57%) QA
2 2 (28.57%) Atlassian
2 2 (28.57%) Kanban
2 2 (28.57%) Scrum
2 2 (28.57%) C
2 2 (28.57%) C++
2 2 (28.57%) Linux
3 1 (14.29%) OO
3 1 (14.29%) HP
3 1 (14.29%) ISEB
3 1 (14.29%) .NET
3 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
3 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET
3 1 (14.29%) C#
3 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
3 1 (14.29%) webMethods
3 1 (14.29%) Remedy
3 1 (14.29%) Incident Management
3 1 (14.29%) ISTQB

Integration Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 2 (28.57%) Bitbucket
2 1 (14.29%) JIRA
2 1 (14.29%) Octopus Deploy
2 1 (14.29%) TeamCity
General
1 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Test Assurance Manager
1 3 (42.86%) Test Manager
2 2 (28.57%) Release Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Software Release Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Software Test Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Test Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) .NET Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) .NET
1 1 (14.29%) .NET Framework
1 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET
1 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET Web API
1 1 (14.29%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (28.57%) Analytical Mindset
2 2 (28.57%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (14.29%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (42.86%) Problem-Solving
1 3 (42.86%) SDLC
2 2 (28.57%) Cross-Platform Development
2 2 (28.57%) Kanban
2 2 (28.57%) Scrum
2 2 (28.57%) Test Strategy
3 1 (14.29%) Collaborative Working
3 1 (14.29%) Data Management
3 1 (14.29%) Incident Management
3 1 (14.29%) OO
3 1 (14.29%) System Integration Testing
3 1 (14.29%) System Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) C
1 2 (28.57%) C++
2 1 (14.29%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) ISEB
1 1 (14.29%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) HP ALM
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) CA
2 2 (28.57%) Atlassian
3 1 (14.29%) HP
3 1 (14.29%) Remedy
3 1 (14.29%) webMethods