Period
to 21 April 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 21 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Integration Testing
England > South East
6 months to
21 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 296 315 290
Rank change year-on-year +19 -25 +9
Permanent jobs citing Integration Testing 292 252 419
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.92% 0.84% 1.07%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.04% 0.96% 1.22%
Number of salaries quoted 225 206 356
South East median annual salary £47,500 £44,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.95% +3.53% -5.56%
10th Percentile £32,750 £30,750 £32,500
90th Percentile £64,500 £56,250 £65,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £46,500
% change year-on-year - +7.53% -2.11%

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 28,187 26,355 34,485
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 88.95% 87.82% 88.31%
Number of salaries quoted 23,293 21,692 29,042
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £68,750 £68,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +2.15%

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 21 April 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 21 April 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 -4 90 £48,750 +10.80% 11
Surrey +39 57 £47,500 +18.75% 8
East Sussex +19 55 £51,000 +38.63% 5
Hampshire -42 55 £47,500 +9.83% 5
Berkshire +10 44 £47,500 +5.56% 9
West Sussex +28 25 £41,500 -27.83% 3
Oxfordshire -18 25 £63,000 +18.87% 1
Buckinghamshire -3 23 £34,829 -7.12% 1
Kent +13 9 £32,500 -31.58% 2
Integration Testing
England

For the 6 months to 21 April 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.

1 162 (55.48%) Agile Software Development
2 140 (47.95%) Test Automation
3 106 (36.30%) QA
4 102 (34.93%) Analytical Skills
5 99 (33.90%) Computer Science
6 98 (33.56%) Problem-Solving
7 94 (32.19%) SQL
8 85 (29.11%) TDD
9 82 (28.08%) Continuous Integration
10 81 (27.74%) C#
11 76 (26.03%) .NET
11 76 (26.03%) Degree
12 72 (24.66%) Finance
13 64 (21.92%) Git (software)
14 61 (20.89%) Customer Requirements
15 60 (20.55%) Regression Testing
16 59 (20.21%) Visual Studio
16 59 (20.21%) OO
17 58 (19.86%) Java
17 58 (19.86%) Retail
18 57 (19.52%) ASP.NET
19 55 (18.84%) System Integration Testing
20 54 (18.49%) Self-Motivation
21 52 (17.81%) Functional Testing
22 50 (17.12%) Process Improvement
23 49 (16.78%) ASP.NET Web API
23 49 (16.78%) WCF
23 49 (16.78%) OOD
23 49 (16.78%) SOLID
24 48 (16.44%) Continuous Deployment

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 16 (5.48%) Confluence
2 9 (3.08%) SharePoint
3 7 (2.40%) Elasticsearch
4 5 (1.71%) Apache
5 4 (1.37%) Apache Spark
6 3 (1.03%) Apache ServiceMix
6 3 (1.03%) CICS
6 3 (1.03%) Drupal
6 3 (1.03%) IIS
7 2 (0.68%) Anypoint
7 2 (0.68%) CMS
8 1 (0.34%) JBoss
8 1 (0.34%) nginx
8 1 (0.34%) NServiceBus
8 1 (0.34%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.34%) WebLogic
Applications
1 17 (5.82%) Spreadsheet
2 7 (2.40%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.34%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.34%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 8 (2.74%) SAP HCM
2 7 (2.40%) SAP CO
2 7 (2.40%) SAP FI
2 7 (2.40%) SAP FI/CO
3 4 (1.37%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (1.37%) Payment Gateway
4 3 (1.03%) SAP EWM
5 2 (0.68%) SAP QM
6 1 (0.34%) Demantra
6 1 (0.34%) Oracle ASCP
6 1 (0.34%) Oracle EBS
6 1 (0.34%) SAP FSCM
6 1 (0.34%) SAP S/4HANA
6 1 (0.34%) SAP SD
6 1 (0.34%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 28 (9.59%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (3.08%) Amazon EC2
3 8 (2.74%) SaaS
3 8 (2.74%) SuccessFactors
4 7 (2.40%) Google Analytics
4 7 (2.40%) Microsoft Azure
5 6 (2.05%) Firebase
5 6 (2.05%) GitHub
6 4 (1.37%) Dynamics 365
6 4 (1.37%) IaaS
6 4 (1.37%) PaaS
7 3 (1.03%) Amazon S3
7 3 (1.03%) Amazon SQS
8 2 (0.68%) AWS Lambda
8 2 (0.68%) Google Cloud Platform
8 2 (0.68%) Serverless
9 1 (0.34%) Amazon Kinesis
9 1 (0.34%) AWS CloudFormation
9 1 (0.34%) npm
9 1 (0.34%) Sauce Labs
Communications & Networking
1 24 (8.22%) NFC
2 7 (2.40%) Internet
3 6 (2.05%) Firewall
4 5 (1.71%) SSL
4 5 (1.71%) VoIP
5 3 (1.03%) HTTP
5 3 (1.03%) TCP/IP
6 2 (0.68%) VPN
7 1 (0.34%) 2G
7 1 (0.34%) 3G
7 1 (0.34%) 4G
7 1 (0.34%) DVB
7 1 (0.34%) IPv4
7 1 (0.34%) IPv6
7 1 (0.34%) SNA
7 1 (0.34%) UPnP
7 1 (0.34%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (5.48%) SQL Server
2 12 (4.11%) Relational Database
3 8 (2.74%) RDBMS
3 8 (2.74%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 8 (2.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 7 (2.40%) Big Data
4 7 (2.40%) Blockchain
4 7 (2.40%) DB2
5 6 (2.05%) MongoDB
5 6 (2.05%) Oracle Database
6 4 (1.37%) Apache Hive
6 4 (1.37%) Hadoop
6 4 (1.37%) HBase
6 4 (1.37%) Impala
6 4 (1.37%) SQL Server 2008
7 3 (1.03%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 3 (1.03%) NoSQL
8 1 (0.34%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (0.34%) SAP Data Services
8 1 (0.34%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 64 (21.92%) Git (software)
2 59 (20.21%) Visual Studio
3 36 (12.33%) Selenium
4 27 (9.25%) Cucumber
5 24 (8.22%) Jenkins
6 21 (7.19%) JIRA
7 16 (5.48%) JUnit
8 14 (4.79%) eCATT
8 14 (4.79%) LSMW
9 13 (4.45%) Maven
10 12 (4.11%) JMeter
10 12 (4.11%) SoapUI
11 10 (3.42%) Subversion
12 9 (3.08%) Eclipse
13 8 (2.74%) NUnit
13 8 (2.74%) WebDriver
14 6 (2.05%) Codeception
14 6 (2.05%) Crashlytics
14 6 (2.05%) Gradle
15 5 (1.71%) Ant
General
1 72 (24.66%) Finance
2 58 (19.86%) Retail
3 31 (10.62%) Manufacturing
4 30 (10.27%) Electronics
4 30 (10.27%) Telecoms
5 28 (9.59%) Banking
6 25 (8.56%) Publishing
7 15 (5.14%) Billing
8 11 (3.77%) Marketing
8 11 (3.77%) Retail Banking
9 7 (2.40%) General Ledger
10 5 (1.71%) Games
11 2 (0.68%) Local Government
12 1 (0.34%) Advertising
12 1 (0.34%) Aerospace
12 1 (0.34%) Automotive
12 1 (0.34%) Financial Institution
12 1 (0.34%) Military
Job Titles
1 72 (24.66%) Developer
2 52 (17.81%) Consultant
3 50 (17.12%) Analyst
4 43 (14.73%) .NET Developer
5 35 (11.99%) Test Analyst
6 34 (11.64%) C# Developer
6 34 (11.64%) Senior Developer
7 33 (11.30%) ASP.NET Developer
8 32 (10.96%) C# .NET Developer
8 32 (10.96%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 32 (10.96%) Tester
9 25 (8.56%) SAP Consultant
9 25 (8.56%) Senior Consultant
10 24 (8.22%) E-Commerce Consultant
10 24 (8.22%) Payments Consultant
10 24 (8.22%) Senior E-Commerce Consultant
10 24 (8.22%) Senior Payments Consultant
11 20 (6.85%) Senior C# .NET Developer
11 20 (6.85%) Senior C# ASP.NET Developer
11 20 (6.85%) Senior SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 76 (26.03%) .NET
2 57 (19.52%) ASP.NET
3 49 (16.78%) ASP.NET Web API
3 49 (16.78%) WCF
4 48 (16.44%) XSLT
5 39 (13.36%) Web Services
6 25 (8.56%) SOAP
7 20 (6.85%) REST
8 17 (5.82%) .NET Framework
9 16 (5.48%) CSS
9 16 (5.48%) HTML
10 14 (4.79%) EDI
10 14 (4.79%) IDoc
11 11 (3.77%) AngularJS
12 9 (3.08%) XML
13 8 (2.74%) Gherkin
14 6 (2.05%) Behat
14 6 (2.05%) Node.js
15 5 (1.71%) jQuery
15 5 (1.71%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 102 (34.93%) Analytical Skills
2 99 (33.90%) Computer Science
3 54 (18.49%) Self-Motivation
4 28 (9.59%) Contactless
4 28 (9.59%) EMV
5 26 (8.90%) Smartcard
6 24 (8.22%) Mobile Payment
7 14 (4.79%) LIMS
8 10 (3.42%) Mainframe
9 7 (2.40%) Fintech
9 7 (2.40%) Mobile App
10 6 (2.05%) Enterprise Software
10 6 (2.05%) User Experience
11 3 (1.03%) Smartphone
11 3 (1.03%) VSAM
12 2 (0.68%) Greenfield Project
12 2 (0.68%) Management Information System
12 2 (0.68%) PKI
13 1 (0.34%) Linux Command Line
13 1 (0.34%) Reinsurance
Operating Systems
1 26 (8.90%) Linux
2 22 (7.53%) Windows
3 7 (2.40%) Android
4 5 (1.71%) Apple iOS
5 3 (1.03%) Unix
6 2 (0.68%) Windows Server
7 1 (0.34%) Embedded Linux
7 1 (0.34%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 162 (55.48%) Agile Software Development
2 140 (47.95%) Test Automation
3 98 (33.56%) Problem-Solving
4 85 (29.11%) TDD
5 82 (28.08%) Continuous Integration
6 61 (20.89%) Customer Requirements
7 60 (20.55%) Regression Testing
8 59 (20.21%) OO
9 55 (18.84%) System Integration Testing
10 52 (17.81%) Functional Testing
11 50 (17.12%) Process Improvement
12 49 (16.78%) OOD
12 49 (16.78%) SOLID
13 48 (16.44%) Continuous Deployment
13 48 (16.44%) Scrum
14 46 (15.75%) SDLC
15 45 (15.41%) Pair Programming
16 44 (15.07%) User Acceptance Testing
17 42 (14.38%) Continuous Improvement
18 39 (13.36%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 94 (32.19%) SQL
2 81 (27.74%) C#
3 58 (19.86%) Java
4 31 (10.62%) JavaScript
5 27 (9.25%) Python
6 26 (8.90%) C
7 23 (7.88%) C++
8 18 (6.16%) ABAP
9 16 (5.48%) VB
10 14 (4.79%) PHP
11 13 (4.45%) F#
12 10 (3.42%) COBOL
12 10 (3.42%) PowerShell
13 9 (3.08%) Perl
13 9 (3.08%) Ruby
13 9 (3.08%) VBScript
14 8 (2.74%) Ada
15 7 (2.40%) Java 8
16 6 (2.05%) Shell Script
17 4 (1.37%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 76 (26.03%) Degree
2 27 (9.25%) Computer Science Degree
3 26 (8.90%) ISTQB
4 25 (8.56%) ISEB
5 24 (8.22%) Security Cleared
6 14 (4.79%) SC Cleared
7 6 (2.05%) DV Cleared
7 6 (2.05%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 6 (2.05%) Master's Degree
8 2 (0.68%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
8 2 (0.68%) PMI Certification
9 1 (0.34%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 106 (36.30%) QA
2 4 (1.37%) SLA
3 3 (1.03%) Data Quality
System Software
1 10 (3.42%) Active Directory
2 9 (3.08%) Virtual Machines
3 8 (2.74%) Docker
4 4 (1.37%) Apache Flume
4 4 (1.37%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 11 (3.77%) HP Quality Center
1 11 (3.77%) Puppet
2 6 (2.05%) Kibana
3 5 (1.71%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (1.37%) HP ALM
5 3 (1.03%) Terraform
6 2 (0.68%) Ansible
6 2 (0.68%) Kubernetes
7 1 (0.34%) Grafana
Vendors
1 42 (14.38%) SAP
2 30 (10.27%) Microsoft
3 24 (8.22%) Hyperion
4 19 (6.51%) Oracle
5 11 (3.77%) Google
6 10 (3.42%) Atlassian
7 8 (2.74%) ServiceNow
7 8 (2.74%) VMware
8 7 (2.40%) HP
9 4 (1.37%) CA Agile Central
9 4 (1.37%) PayPal
9 4 (1.37%) Splunk
9 4 (1.37%) Symantec
9 4 (1.37%) WorldPay
9 4 (1.37%) Xamarin
10 3 (1.03%) Apple
10 3 (1.03%) Workday
11 2 (0.68%) Mapbox
11 2 (0.68%) MuleSoft
11 2 (0.68%) Sophos