Period
to 16 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West 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 16 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Integration Testing
England > North West
6 months to
16 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 264 241 293
Rank change year-on-year -23 +52 -9
Permanent jobs citing Integration Testing 105 121 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.83% 0.99% 0.49%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.92% 1.09% 0.55%
Number of salaries quoted 52 87 29
North West median annual salary £36,500 £42,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.12% -15.00% +25.00%
10th Percentile £31,250 £32,500 £28,700
90th Percentile £61,500 £66,250 £81,250
England median annual salary £51,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +2.00% - +5.26%

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 the North West with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
North West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 11,442 11,059 10,710
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 90.26% 90.33% 88.91%
Number of salaries quoted 9,111 9,236 8,897
North West median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% - -
10th Percentile £27,250 £25,750 £25,000
90th Percentile £66,250 £62,500 £60,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

Integration Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings citing Integration Testing as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

Job vacancy trend for Integration Testing 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 in the North West.

Salary trend for Integration Testing in the North West

Integration Testing
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Integration Testing in the North West over the 6 months to 16 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Integration Testing 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Integration Testing within the North West region over the 6 months to 16 January 2018. 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
Manchester +8 86 £35,000 -33.33% 16
Cheshire -51 10 £45,000 +16.88% 2
Merseyside +32 6 £36,000 +1.41%
Cumbria -12 2 - -
Lancashire +7 1 - - 2
Integration Testing
England

For the 6 months to 16 January 2018, IT jobs citing Integration Testing also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the North West region with a requirement for Integration Testing.

1 45 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 43 (40.95%) Analytical Skills
3 38 (36.19%) SAP
4 33 (31.43%) Finance
4 33 (31.43%) Retail
4 33 (31.43%) Continuous Improvement
5 31 (29.52%) Git (software)
6 29 (27.62%) Test Automation
6 29 (27.62%) Linux
7 28 (26.67%) Data Migration
8 27 (25.71%) Migration
9 26 (24.76%) Manufacturing
9 26 (24.76%) Customer Requirements
10 25 (23.81%) Windows
10 25 (23.81%) SQL
11 24 (22.86%) C
11 24 (22.86%) Security Cleared
12 22 (20.95%) EDI
12 22 (20.95%) Microsoft
12 22 (20.95%) Publishing
13 21 (20.00%) Java
14 20 (19.05%) JavaScript
14 20 (19.05%) Billing
15 19 (18.10%) LSMW
15 19 (18.10%) Logistics
15 19 (18.10%) Software Engineering
15 19 (18.10%) Project Planning
15 19 (18.10%) eCATT
15 19 (18.10%) ABAP
15 19 (18.10%) LIMS

Integration Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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:

Application Platforms
1 5 (4.76%) Apache Spark
1 5 (4.76%) IIS
2 4 (3.81%) Tomcat
3 3 (2.86%) Confluence
4 2 (1.90%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.95%) CMS
5 1 (0.95%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 1 (0.95%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 11 (10.48%) SAP S/4HANA
2 8 (7.62%) SAP CO
2 8 (7.62%) SAP FI
2 8 (7.62%) SAP FI/CO
3 5 (4.76%) SAP Retail
4 2 (1.90%) Magento
4 2 (1.90%) SAP FSCM
4 2 (1.90%) SAP MM
4 2 (1.90%) SAP PP
4 2 (1.90%) SAP QM
4 2 (1.90%) SAP SD
5 1 (0.95%) Infor M3
5 1 (0.95%) SAP CRM
5 1 (0.95%) SAP HCM
5 1 (0.95%) SAP IS-U
5 1 (0.95%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 8 (7.62%) OpenShift
2 5 (4.76%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (4.76%) GitHub
3 3 (2.86%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 3 (2.86%) AWS CloudFormation
4 2 (1.90%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (1.90%) IaaS
4 2 (1.90%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (1.90%) SaaS
5 1 (0.95%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 6 (5.71%) FTP
2 4 (3.81%) Internet
3 3 (2.86%) SAN
3 3 (2.86%) SMTP
4 2 (1.90%) AMQP
4 2 (1.90%) HTTP
5 1 (0.95%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (15.24%) SQL Server
2 8 (7.62%) Big Data
2 8 (7.62%) Hadoop
3 5 (4.76%) Apache Hive
4 3 (2.86%) Apache Accumulo
4 3 (2.86%) HBase
4 3 (2.86%) Impala
4 3 (2.86%) MySQL
4 3 (2.86%) NoSQL
4 3 (2.86%) Oracle Database
4 3 (2.86%) Oracle Database 12c
4 3 (2.86%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (2.86%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (2.86%) Sqoop
5 2 (1.90%) Couchbase
5 2 (1.90%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (1.90%) Redis
5 2 (1.90%) Relational Database
5 2 (1.90%) Riak
5 2 (1.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 31 (29.52%) Git (software)
2 19 (18.10%) eCATT
2 19 (18.10%) LSMW
3 11 (10.48%) Jenkins
3 11 (10.48%) Subversion
4 9 (8.57%) JIRA
4 9 (8.57%) JUnit
4 9 (8.57%) Selenium
5 6 (5.71%) Maven
6 4 (3.81%) Cucumber
7 3 (2.86%) Ant
7 3 (2.86%) Bitbucket
7 3 (2.86%) Gradle
7 3 (2.86%) SoapUI
7 3 (2.86%) SonarQube
7 3 (2.86%) SpecFlow
7 3 (2.86%) Team Foundation Server
7 3 (2.86%) WebDriver
8 2 (1.90%) MSI
8 2 (1.90%) Visual Studio
General
1 33 (31.43%) Finance
1 33 (31.43%) Retail
2 26 (24.76%) Manufacturing
3 22 (20.95%) Publishing
4 20 (19.05%) Billing
5 8 (7.62%) General Ledger
6 2 (1.90%) Automotive
7 1 (0.95%) Advertising
7 1 (0.95%) Electronics
7 1 (0.95%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.95%) French Language
7 1 (0.95%) Marketing
7 1 (0.95%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 36 (34.29%) Consultant
2 33 (31.43%) SAP Consultant
3 19 (18.10%) Software Engineer
4 15 (14.29%) Analyst
5 12 (11.43%) Developer
6 9 (8.57%) Logistics Consultant
6 9 (8.57%) SAP EWM Consultant
6 9 (8.57%) SAP Logistics Consultant
6 9 (8.57%) SAP WM Consultant
6 9 (8.57%) Software Tester
6 9 (8.57%) Tester
7 8 (7.62%) .NET Software Engineer
7 8 (7.62%) Automation Tester
7 8 (7.62%) C# Software Engineer
7 8 (7.62%) Test Analyst
8 7 (6.67%) Senior Consultant
8 7 (6.67%) Senior SAP Consultant
9 6 (5.71%) Java Developer
9 6 (5.71%) JavaScript Engineer
10 5 (4.76%) SAP SD Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (20.95%) EDI
2 19 (18.10%) IDoc
3 15 (14.29%) jQuery
4 14 (13.33%) XML
5 12 (11.43%) .NET
6 11 (10.48%) JMS
6 11 (10.48%) Web Services
7 10 (9.52%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 9 (8.57%) .NET Framework
8 9 (8.57%) AngularJS
8 9 (8.57%) Hibernate
8 9 (8.57%) HTML
8 9 (8.57%) JSON
8 9 (8.57%) REST
9 8 (7.62%) ActiveMQ
9 8 (7.62%) CSS
10 6 (5.71%) Backbone.js
10 6 (5.71%) D3.js
10 6 (5.71%) HTML5
10 6 (5.71%) NancyFx
Miscellaneous
1 43 (40.95%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (18.10%) LIMS
3 7 (6.67%) Computer Science
4 6 (5.71%) NHS
5 3 (2.86%) Life Science
6 2 (1.90%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (1.90%) Internet of Things
6 2 (1.90%) Mobile App
6 2 (1.90%) User Experience
7 1 (0.95%) EPoS
7 1 (0.95%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 29 (27.62%) Linux
2 25 (23.81%) Windows
3 3 (2.86%) Unix
4 1 (0.95%) AIX
4 1 (0.95%) Android
4 1 (0.95%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (31.43%) Continuous Improvement
3 29 (27.62%) Test Automation
4 28 (26.67%) Data Migration
5 27 (25.71%) Migration
6 26 (24.76%) Customer Requirements
7 19 (18.10%) Demand Management
7 19 (18.10%) Logistics
7 19 (18.10%) Project Planning
7 19 (18.10%) Software Engineering
7 19 (18.10%) Work Breakdown Structure
8 18 (17.14%) Scrum
9 17 (16.19%) Release Management
10 16 (15.24%) Change Management
11 14 (13.33%) Use Case
11 14 (13.33%) User Acceptance Testing
12 13 (12.38%) DevOps
13 12 (11.43%) OO
13 12 (11.43%) Software Testing
14 11 (10.48%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 25 (23.81%) SQL
2 24 (22.86%) C
3 21 (20.00%) Java
4 20 (19.05%) JavaScript
5 19 (18.10%) ABAP
6 12 (11.43%) C#
7 10 (9.52%) Python
8 8 (7.62%) C++
9 5 (4.76%) PL/SQL
10 3 (2.86%) Bash Shell
10 3 (2.86%) PowerShell
10 3 (2.86%) XPath
11 2 (1.90%) Clojure
11 2 (1.90%) Erlang
11 2 (1.90%) F#
11 2 (1.90%) GraphQL
11 2 (1.90%) Haskell
11 2 (1.90%) PHP
11 2 (1.90%) Ruby
11 2 (1.90%) Scala
Qualifications
1 24 (22.86%) Security Cleared
2 15 (14.29%) DV Cleared
3 9 (8.57%) SC Cleared
4 7 (6.67%) Degree
5 6 (5.71%) ISEB
6 5 (4.76%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (15.24%) QA
2 2 (1.90%) PMO
3 1 (0.95%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 11 (10.48%) Docker
2 3 (2.86%) Apache Flume
2 3 (2.86%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 8 (7.62%) Kibana
1 8 (7.62%) Kubernetes
1 8 (7.62%) Prometheus
2 5 (4.76%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (4.76%) Puppet
3 3 (2.86%) Simian Army
3 3 (2.86%) ZABBIX
4 2 (1.90%) Ansible
4 2 (1.90%) Cobbler
Vendors
1 38 (36.19%) SAP
2 22 (20.95%) Microsoft
3 15 (14.29%) Atlassian
4 7 (6.67%) Oracle
5 3 (2.86%) IBM
5 3 (2.86%) MuleSoft
6 2 (1.90%) hybris
6 2 (1.90%) Sage
6 2 (1.90%) Talend
6 2 (1.90%) TIBCO
7 1 (0.95%) Google
7 1 (0.95%) Infor
7 1 (0.95%) JDA
7 1 (0.95%) Murex
7 1 (0.95%) Workday