Period
to 19 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 19 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Integration Testing
England > South East
6 months to
19 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 251 265 296
Rank change year-on-year +14 +31 +34
Permanent jobs citing Integration Testing 338 332 360
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 1.18% 1.09% 1.03%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.31% 1.22% 1.15%
Number of salaries quoted 260 269 243
South East median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +4.65%
10th Percentile £35,000 £31,250 £30,500
90th Percentile £66,000 £70,000 £66,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £51,000 £48,625
% change year-on-year -1.96% +4.88% -7.38%

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 South East with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
South East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 25,796 27,187 31,225
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 90.31% 89.58% 89.26%
Number of salaries quoted 21,256 22,433 25,947
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - -
10th Percentile £28,500 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £68,750 £68,750
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%

Integration Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

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

Job vacancy trend for Integration Testing in the South East

Integration Testing
Salary Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Integration Testing in the South East.

Salary trend for Integration Testing in the South East

Integration Testing
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Integration Testing in the South East over the 6 months to 19 November 2018.

Salary histogram for Integration Testing in the South East

Integration Testing
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Integration Testing within the South East region over the 6 months to 19 November 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
Thames Valley -33 97 £60,000 -2.44% 22
East Sussex +20 80 £50,000 +19.05% 7
Hampshire +24 75 £50,000 +19.05% 14
Berkshire +4 46 £60,000 +20.00% 3
Surrey +19 42 £29,500 -42.72% 2
Oxfordshire -7 37 £63,000 +0.80% 5
West Sussex +9 31 £45,000 -18.18% 2
Buckinghamshire -21 14 £45,500 +1.11% 14
Kent +12 9 £40,000 +23.08% 6
Sussex +6 2 £42,500 -39.29%
Middlesex -1 1 - - 1
Integration Testing
England

For the 6 months to 19 November 2018, 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 South East region with a requirement for Integration Testing.

1 207 (61.24%) Agile Software Development
2 163 (48.22%) Test Automation
3 149 (44.08%) SQL
4 129 (38.17%) C#
5 120 (35.50%) Computer Science
5 120 (35.50%) QA
6 113 (33.43%) .NET
7 104 (30.77%) TDD
8 103 (30.47%) Java
9 100 (29.59%) Degree
10 97 (28.70%) Git (software)
11 92 (27.22%) Continuous Integration
12 80 (23.67%) Visual Studio
12 80 (23.67%) Analytical Skills
13 79 (23.37%) System Integration Testing
14 75 (22.19%) Problem-Solving
14 75 (22.19%) JavaScript
15 72 (21.30%) WCF
16 70 (20.71%) ASP.NET
16 70 (20.71%) ASP.NET Web API
17 68 (20.12%) System Testing
17 68 (20.12%) Pair Programming
18 66 (19.53%) Finance
19 65 (19.23%) Oracle
20 64 (18.93%) Continuous Deployment
20 64 (18.93%) Customer Requirements
21 62 (18.34%) XSLT
22 61 (18.05%) Selenium
23 60 (17.75%) SOLID
24 59 (17.46%) OO

Integration Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 23 (6.80%) Confluence
2 13 (3.85%) BizTalk Server
3 12 (3.55%) Elasticsearch
4 9 (2.66%) Apache Spark
4 9 (2.66%) IIS
5 8 (2.37%) Documentum
5 8 (2.37%) FileNet
6 7 (2.07%) NServiceBus
6 7 (2.07%) SharePoint
7 5 (1.48%) JBoss
8 3 (0.89%) Apache
8 3 (0.89%) CMS
8 3 (0.89%) GeoServer
8 3 (0.89%) Tomcat
9 1 (0.30%) SAP Portal
Applications
1 26 (7.69%) Microsoft Office
2 7 (2.07%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (0.59%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.30%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (0.30%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.30%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 8 (2.37%) Oracle Payables
1 8 (2.37%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
1 8 (2.37%) SAP Bank Analyzer
1 8 (2.37%) SAP BPC
1 8 (2.37%) SAP FS
1 8 (2.37%) SAP MDM
2 3 (0.89%) SAP APO
2 3 (0.89%) SAP CO
2 3 (0.89%) SAP FI
2 3 (0.89%) SAP FI/CO
2 3 (0.89%) SAP S/4HANA
3 2 (0.59%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.59%) Oracle Retail
3 2 (0.59%) SAP FSCM
4 1 (0.30%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.30%) Oracle Manufacturing
4 1 (0.30%) Oracle SCM
4 1 (0.30%) Primavera
4 1 (0.30%) SAP PSCD
4 1 (0.30%) SAP QM
Cloud Services
1 37 (10.95%) Microsoft Azure
2 22 (6.51%) Amazon AWS
3 13 (3.85%) SaaS
4 10 (2.96%) PaaS
5 8 (2.37%) IaaS
5 8 (2.37%) Office 365
6 2 (0.59%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
6 2 (0.59%) Azure Data Factory
6 2 (0.59%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (0.59%) Dynamics 365
7 1 (0.30%) Azure Active Directory
7 1 (0.30%) Boomi
7 1 (0.30%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 25 (7.40%) NFC
2 4 (1.18%) FTP
2 4 (1.18%) HTTP
2 4 (1.18%) Internet
3 3 (0.89%) LTE
3 3 (0.89%) Wireless
4 2 (0.59%) FCoE
4 2 (0.59%) Firewall
4 2 (0.59%) SNMP
4 2 (0.59%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.30%) LAN
5 1 (0.30%) MPLS
5 1 (0.30%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (7.40%) Blockchain
2 22 (6.51%) SQL Server
3 13 (3.85%) Data Warehouse
4 10 (2.96%) Big Data
4 10 (2.96%) Hadoop
5 9 (2.66%) Apache Hive
5 9 (2.66%) HBase
5 9 (2.66%) Impala
6 8 (2.37%) BusinessObjects
6 8 (2.37%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
6 8 (2.37%) RavenDB
6 8 (2.37%) SAP BW
6 8 (2.37%) SAP Data Services
7 7 (2.07%) Event Store
8 6 (1.78%) Oracle Database
8 6 (1.78%) PostgreSQL
8 6 (1.78%) Relational Database
9 5 (1.48%) MySQL
10 3 (0.89%) GIS
10 3 (0.89%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 97 (28.70%) Git (software)
2 80 (23.67%) Visual Studio
3 61 (18.05%) Selenium
4 38 (11.24%) Maven
5 37 (10.95%) JIRA
6 36 (10.65%) Jenkins
7 30 (8.88%) Cucumber
8 26 (7.69%) JUnit
9 23 (6.80%) SoapUI
10 22 (6.51%) SpecFlow
11 21 (6.21%) Gradle
11 21 (6.21%) JMeter
12 17 (5.03%) Apache Ivy
13 14 (4.14%) WebDriver
14 9 (2.66%) jMock
14 9 (2.66%) TestNG
15 8 (2.37%) NUnit
16 7 (2.07%) Mercurial
16 7 (2.07%) Rational DOORS
17 5 (1.48%) TeamCity
General
1 66 (19.53%) Finance
2 39 (11.54%) Retail
3 36 (10.65%) Banking
4 31 (9.17%) Electronics
5 26 (7.69%) Telecoms
6 25 (7.40%) Retail Banking
7 12 (3.55%) Manufacturing
8 10 (2.96%) Games
8 10 (2.96%) General Ledger
8 10 (2.96%) Publishing
9 5 (1.48%) Automotive
9 5 (1.48%) Marketing
10 4 (1.18%) Advertising
10 4 (1.18%) Billing
Job Titles
1 147 (43.49%) Developer
2 71 (21.01%) .NET Developer
2 71 (21.01%) C# Developer
3 57 (16.86%) C# .NET Developer
4 48 (14.20%) ASP.NET Developer
4 48 (14.20%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 48 (14.20%) Consultant
5 37 (10.95%) Senior Developer
6 35 (10.36%) Analyst
7 32 (9.47%) Test Analyst
8 31 (9.17%) Senior C# Developer
9 30 (8.88%) Java Developer
9 30 (8.88%) Senior Consultant
10 28 (8.28%) Lead Developer
10 28 (8.28%) Senior .NET Developer
11 27 (7.99%) Agile Developer
11 27 (7.99%) Senior C# .NET Developer
12 25 (7.40%) E-Commerce Consultant
12 25 (7.40%) Payments Consultant
12 25 (7.40%) Senior Payments Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 113 (33.43%) .NET
2 72 (21.30%) WCF
3 70 (20.71%) ASP.NET
3 70 (20.71%) ASP.NET Web API
4 62 (18.34%) XSLT
5 48 (14.20%) SOAP
6 47 (13.91%) Web Services
7 45 (13.31%) AngularJS
8 35 (10.36%) REST
9 34 (10.06%) Spring
10 23 (6.80%) HTML
10 23 (6.80%) WPF
11 20 (5.92%) CSS
11 20 (5.92%) XML
12 19 (5.62%) React
13 18 (5.33%) Node.js
14 15 (4.44%) Java EE
15 13 (3.85%) SAP PI
16 12 (3.55%) .NET Framework
16 12 (3.55%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 120 (35.50%) Computer Science
2 80 (23.67%) Analytical Skills
3 42 (12.43%) Self-Motivation
4 25 (7.40%) Contactless
4 25 (7.40%) EMV
4 25 (7.40%) Fintech
4 25 (7.40%) Mobile Payment
4 25 (7.40%) Smartcard
5 13 (3.85%) User Experience
6 12 (3.55%) Mobile App
7 8 (2.37%) Reference Data
8 6 (1.78%) Greenfield Project
9 4 (1.18%) LIMS
9 4 (1.18%) W3C
10 3 (0.89%) Linked Data
11 2 (0.59%) Hybrid Cloud
11 2 (0.59%) Life Science
12 1 (0.30%) Data Centre
12 1 (0.30%) Public Cloud
12 1 (0.30%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 43 (12.72%) Windows
2 28 (8.28%) Unix
3 25 (7.40%) Linux
4 4 (1.18%) Android
4 4 (1.18%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.30%) FreeBSD
5 1 (0.30%) Solaris
5 1 (0.30%) Ubuntu
5 1 (0.30%) VMS
5 1 (0.30%) Windows 10
5 1 (0.30%) Windows NT
5 1 (0.30%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 207 (61.24%) Agile Software Development
2 163 (48.22%) Test Automation
3 104 (30.77%) TDD
4 92 (27.22%) Continuous Integration
5 79 (23.37%) System Integration Testing
6 75 (22.19%) Problem-Solving
7 68 (20.12%) Pair Programming
7 68 (20.12%) System Testing
8 64 (18.93%) Continuous Deployment
8 64 (18.93%) Customer Requirements
9 60 (17.75%) SOLID
10 59 (17.46%) OO
11 58 (17.16%) OOD
12 52 (15.38%) Scrum
13 50 (14.79%) Process Improvement
14 49 (14.50%) Continuous Improvement
15 44 (13.02%) SDLC
16 43 (12.72%) BDD
17 42 (12.43%) Unit Testing
18 40 (11.83%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 149 (44.08%) SQL
2 129 (38.17%) C#
3 103 (30.47%) Java
4 75 (22.19%) JavaScript
5 21 (6.21%) Java 8
6 19 (5.62%) C
7 13 (3.85%) C++
8 12 (3.55%) PowerShell
9 11 (3.25%) F#
9 11 (3.25%) VB
10 10 (2.96%) Groovy
11 9 (2.66%) ABAP
12 7 (2.07%) PL/SQL
13 6 (1.78%) PHP
13 6 (1.78%) Python
13 6 (1.78%) T-SQL
14 4 (1.18%) TypeScript
15 3 (0.89%) Bash Shell
16 2 (0.59%) Perl
16 2 (0.59%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 100 (29.59%) Degree
2 30 (8.88%) ISTQB
3 28 (8.28%) Security Cleared
4 18 (5.33%) ISEB
5 17 (5.03%) Computer Science Degree
6 13 (3.85%) DV Cleared
7 12 (3.55%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 7 (2.07%) SC Cleared
9 3 (0.89%) MCSE
9 3 (0.89%) Microsoft Certification
10 2 (0.59%) CCNA
10 2 (0.59%) Cisco Certification
10 2 (0.59%) CISSP
10 2 (0.59%) CompTIA Security+
10 2 (0.59%) GIAC
10 2 (0.59%) Linux+ Certification
10 2 (0.59%) Network+ Certification
10 2 (0.59%) SANS
10 2 (0.59%) SSCP
11 1 (0.30%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 120 (35.50%) QA
2 8 (2.37%) IFRS
3 5 (1.48%) SLA
4 4 (1.18%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.30%) GDPR
5 1 (0.30%) PMO
System Software
1 11 (3.25%) Virtual Machines
2 9 (2.66%) Apache Flume
2 9 (2.66%) Docker
2 9 (2.66%) HDFS
3 6 (1.78%) NFS
4 2 (0.59%) Samba
4 2 (0.59%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (0.59%) VMware NSX
5 1 (0.30%) Active Directory
5 1 (0.30%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 14 (4.14%) Puppet
2 11 (3.25%) Kibana
3 6 (1.78%) HP Quality Center
4 3 (0.89%) Ansible
5 2 (0.59%) Nagios
5 2 (0.59%) vCenter Server
6 1 (0.30%) Kubernetes
6 1 (0.30%) Microsoft Intune
6 1 (0.30%) Nmap
6 1 (0.30%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (0.30%) Packer
6 1 (0.30%) Salt
6 1 (0.30%) SCCM
6 1 (0.30%) Terraform
Vendors
1 65 (19.23%) Oracle
2 41 (12.13%) Microsoft
3 36 (10.65%) SAP
4 25 (7.40%) Hyperion
5 16 (4.73%) Talend
6 12 (3.55%) Atlassian
6 12 (3.55%) TIBCO
7 10 (2.96%) Xamarin
8 9 (2.66%) TOWER Software
9 8 (2.37%) IBM
9 8 (2.37%) Teradata
10 7 (2.07%) Citrix
11 4 (1.18%) Salesforce.com
12 3 (0.89%) ServiceNow
12 3 (0.89%) VMware
13 2 (0.59%) Cognizant
13 2 (0.59%) EMC
13 2 (0.59%) MKS
13 2 (0.59%) Sitecore
13 2 (0.59%) SolarWinds