Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South 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 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Integration Testing
England > South West
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 200 204 225
Rank change year-on-year +4 +21 +47
Permanent jobs citing Integration Testing 140 152 139
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 1.35% 1.40% 1.18%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.51% 1.58% 1.32%
Number of salaries quoted 112 144 126
South West median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -2.17% +12.20%
10th Percentile £33,750 £32,500 £31,125
90th Percentile £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
England median annual salary £51,000 £49,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year +3.03% -5.71% +10.53%

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 West with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
South West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 9252 9636 10507
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 89.50% 88.85% 88.93%
Number of salaries quoted 7614 8032 8826
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +3.90%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £63,750 £62,500
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 South West

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

Job vacancy trend for Integration Testing in the South West

Integration Testing
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Salary trend for Integration Testing in the South West

Integration Testing
Salary Histogram in the South West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Integration Testing in the South West over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Integration Testing in the South West

Integration Testing
Job Locations in the South 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 South West region over the 6 months to 21 November 2017. 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
Gloucestershire +16 79 £50,000 -4.76% 5
Bristol -13 27 £52,500 +23.53% 1
Wiltshire -4 20 £50,000 +14.94%
Dorset +7 9 £45,000 +33.33%
Somerset +5 8 £50,000 +5.26%
Integration Testing
England

For the 6 months to 21 November 2017, 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 South West region with a requirement for Integration Testing.

1 118 (84.29%) Agile Software Development
2 96 (68.57%) TDD
3 90 (64.29%) MVC
4 89 (63.57%) Scrum
5 87 (62.14%) XML
6 85 (60.71%) Linux
7 83 (59.29%) Java
8 81 (57.86%) Kanban
9 80 (57.14%) JIRA
9 80 (57.14%) REST
10 79 (56.43%) Spring MVC
10 79 (56.43%) SOAP
11 78 (55.71%) JUnit
11 78 (55.71%) Hibernate
11 78 (55.71%) JPA
11 78 (55.71%) JSON
11 78 (55.71%) Spring
12 75 (53.57%) BDD
13 72 (51.43%) Apache Camel
13 72 (51.43%) Mule
13 72 (51.43%) Finance
14 71 (50.71%) Electronics
15 70 (50.00%) Manufacturing
15 70 (50.00%) SAP
15 70 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
15 70 (50.00%) Git (software)
15 70 (50.00%) Spring Integration
16 69 (49.29%) Digital Marketing
16 69 (49.29%) Marketing
16 69 (49.29%) Programme Management

Integration Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South 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 72 (51.43%) Mule
2 64 (45.71%) Mule ESB
3 62 (44.29%) Tomcat
4 54 (38.57%) JBoss
5 10 (7.14%) Confluence
6 8 (5.71%) SharePoint
7 3 (2.14%) Apache Spark
8 2 (1.43%) OpenStack
9 1 (0.71%) Apache
9 1 (0.71%) Apache Pig
9 1 (0.71%) BizTalk Server
9 1 (0.71%) nginx
Applications
1 7 (5.00%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.71%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.71%) OrCAD
2 1 (0.71%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (0.71%) SAP FI-CA
1 1 (0.71%) SAP IS-U
Cloud Services
1 63 (45.00%) SaaS
2 61 (43.57%) Amazon AWS
3 60 (42.86%) Amazon EC2
4 10 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.71%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (0.71%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.57%) TCP/IP
2 3 (2.14%) Firewall
2 3 (2.14%) SNMP
3 2 (1.43%) FCoE
3 2 (1.43%) HTTP
4 1 (0.71%) Internet
4 1 (0.71%) PPP
4 1 (0.71%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 60 (42.86%) Amazon DynamoDB
1 60 (42.86%) MongoDB
2 56 (40.00%) NoSQL
3 13 (9.29%) SQL Server
4 4 (2.86%) Hadoop
5 3 (2.14%) Apache Accumulo
5 3 (2.14%) MySQL
6 2 (1.43%) CouchDB
6 2 (1.43%) Redis
6 2 (1.43%) Riak
7 1 (0.71%) Apache Hive
7 1 (0.71%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 80 (57.14%) JIRA
2 78 (55.71%) JUnit
3 70 (50.00%) Git (software)
4 60 (42.86%) IntelliJ
5 16 (11.43%) Selenium
6 14 (10.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 9 (6.43%) NUnit
8 8 (5.71%) HP UFT
9 5 (3.57%) Jenkins
9 5 (3.57%) JMeter
9 5 (3.57%) MSBuild
9 5 (3.57%) TeamCity
10 4 (2.86%) Team Foundation Server
11 3 (2.14%) WATIR
12 2 (1.43%) Cucumber
12 2 (1.43%) GitLab
12 2 (1.43%) LoadRunner
12 2 (1.43%) Redmine
12 2 (1.43%) Visual Studio
12 2 (1.43%) WebDriver
General
1 72 (51.43%) Finance
2 71 (50.71%) Electronics
3 70 (50.00%) Manufacturing
4 69 (49.29%) Marketing
4 69 (49.29%) Telecoms
5 53 (37.86%) Retail
6 6 (4.29%) Banking
7 1 (0.71%) Billing
7 1 (0.71%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.71%) Games
Job Titles
1 85 (60.71%) Developer
2 68 (48.57%) Java Developer
3 31 (22.14%) Senior Developer
3 31 (22.14%) Senior Java Developer
4 12 (8.57%) Software Developer
4 12 (8.57%) Team Leader
4 12 (8.57%) Tester
5 11 (7.86%) Analyst
6 10 (7.14%) Development Team Leader
6 10 (7.14%) Software Development Team Leader
6 10 (7.14%) Software Team Leader
7 9 (6.43%) Test Analyst
8 8 (5.71%) Java Development Team Leader
8 8 (5.71%) Java Team Leader
8 8 (5.71%) Test Manager
9 7 (5.00%) Architect
9 7 (5.00%) Lead Tester
9 7 (5.00%) Technical Developer
9 7 (5.00%) Technical Leader
9 7 (5.00%) Technical Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 87 (62.14%) XML
2 80 (57.14%) REST
3 79 (56.43%) SOAP
3 79 (56.43%) Spring MVC
4 78 (55.71%) Hibernate
4 78 (55.71%) JPA
4 78 (55.71%) JSON
4 78 (55.71%) Spring
5 72 (51.43%) Apache Camel
6 70 (50.00%) Spring Integration
7 65 (46.43%) Web Services
8 15 (10.71%) .NET
9 12 (8.57%) HTML
10 11 (7.86%) ASP.NET
10 11 (7.86%) CSS
11 10 (7.14%) ASP.NET MVC
12 9 (6.43%) jQuery
12 9 (6.43%) Middleware
12 9 (6.43%) NHibernate
12 9 (6.43%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 16 (11.43%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (7.14%) Computer Science
3 9 (6.43%) User Experience
4 5 (3.57%) Learning Management System
4 5 (3.57%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.71%) BBC
5 1 (0.71%) Digital Media
5 1 (0.71%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (0.71%) iPhone
5 1 (0.71%) MPEG
5 1 (0.71%) Replication
5 1 (0.71%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 85 (60.71%) Linux
2 15 (10.71%) Windows
3 3 (2.14%) Unix
4 2 (1.43%) Debian
4 2 (1.43%) Ubuntu
5 1 (0.71%) Android
5 1 (0.71%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.71%) Embedded Linux
5 1 (0.71%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 118 (84.29%) Agile Software Development
2 96 (68.57%) TDD
3 90 (64.29%) MVC
4 89 (63.57%) Scrum
5 81 (57.86%) Kanban
6 75 (53.57%) BDD
7 70 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
8 69 (49.29%) Digital Marketing
8 69 (49.29%) Programme Management
9 53 (37.86%) E-Commerce
10 25 (17.86%) Waterfall
11 24 (17.14%) Test Automation
12 23 (16.43%) Test Strategy
13 21 (15.00%) User Acceptance Testing
14 18 (12.86%) Process Improvement
15 17 (12.14%) Test Management
15 17 (12.14%) V-Model
16 16 (11.43%) Test Scripting
17 15 (10.71%) SDLC
17 15 (10.71%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 83 (59.29%) Java
2 17 (12.14%) C#
3 15 (10.71%) JavaScript
4 9 (6.43%) Python
5 8 (5.71%) C
6 6 (4.29%) Bash Shell
7 5 (3.57%) C++
7 5 (3.57%) SQL
8 3 (2.14%) Objective-C
8 3 (2.14%) Perl
8 3 (2.14%) Ruby
9 2 (1.43%) Korn
9 2 (1.43%) PHP
9 2 (1.43%) PowerShell
9 2 (1.43%) VB.NET
10 1 (0.71%) Shell Script
10 1 (0.71%) VBA
Qualifications
1 20 (14.29%) ISTQB
2 17 (12.14%) Security Cleared
3 15 (10.71%) Degree
4 9 (6.43%) Computer Science Degree
4 9 (6.43%) MCSE
4 9 (6.43%) Microsoft Certification
5 8 (5.71%) DV Cleared
6 7 (5.00%) CEH
6 7 (5.00%) ISEB
6 7 (5.00%) MCSA
7 5 (3.57%) SC Cleared
8 3 (2.14%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 2 (1.43%) CCNA
9 2 (1.43%) Cisco Certification
9 2 (1.43%) CISSP
9 2 (1.43%) CompTIA Security+
9 2 (1.43%) GIAC
9 2 (1.43%) SANS
9 2 (1.43%) Security+ Certification
9 2 (1.43%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.86%) QA
System Software
1 3 (2.14%) Docker
2 2 (1.43%) KVM
2 2 (1.43%) NFS
2 2 (1.43%) Samba
2 2 (1.43%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (1.43%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (1.43%) VMware NSX
2 2 (1.43%) Xen
3 1 (0.71%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.71%) Corosync
3 1 (0.71%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 8 (5.71%) HP Quality Center
2 7 (5.00%) Puppet
3 3 (2.14%) Nagios
4 2 (1.43%) Ansible
4 2 (1.43%) Ganeti
4 2 (1.43%) Kubernetes
4 2 (1.43%) Marathon
4 2 (1.43%) Mesos
4 2 (1.43%) vCenter Server
5 1 (0.71%) CFEngine
5 1 (0.71%) HAProxy
5 1 (0.71%) Linux-HA
5 1 (0.71%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.71%) Pacemaker
5 1 (0.71%) Salt
5 1 (0.71%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 70 (50.00%) SAP
2 64 (45.71%) Apple
3 21 (15.00%) Microsoft
4 10 (7.14%) Atlassian
5 8 (5.71%) Cognizant
5 8 (5.71%) HP
6 4 (2.86%) VMware
7 3 (2.14%) CA Agile Central
7 3 (2.14%) Oracle
8 2 (1.43%) EMC
8 2 (1.43%) NetApp
8 2 (1.43%) SolarWinds
9 1 (0.71%) Cadence
9 1 (0.71%) Cisco
9 1 (0.71%) Juniper
9 1 (0.71%) Mentor Graphics
9 1 (0.71%) Murex