Period
to 20 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the Thames Valley 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 20 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Integration Testing
South East > Thames Valley
6 months to
20 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 251 253 264
Rank change year-on-year +2 +11 +57
Permanent jobs citing Integration Testing 75 111 122
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Thames Valley 0.74% 0.91% 0.91%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.80% 1.01% 1.01%
Number of salaries quoted 51 102 77
Thames Valley median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £53,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% -6.54% -6.96%
10th Percentile £32,500 £33,750 £27,950
90th Percentile £67,500 £70,000 £65,300
South East median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +4.65%

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 Thames Valley with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Thames Valley
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 9,333 10,938 12,066
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Thames Valley 91.87% 89.20% 90.26%
Number of salaries quoted 7,412 8,727 9,442
Thames Valley median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +2.15%
10th Percentile £29,000 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £76,250 £72,500 £72,500
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

Integration Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in the Thames Valley

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

Job vacancy trend for Integration Testing in the Thames Valley

Integration Testing
Salary Trend in the Thames Valley

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

Salary trend for Integration Testing in the Thames Valley

Integration Testing
Salary Histogram in the Thames Valley

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Integration Testing in the Thames Valley over the 6 months to 20 January 2019.

Salary histogram for Integration Testing in the Thames Valley

Integration Testing
Job Locations in the Thames Valley

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Integration Testing within the Thames Valley region over the 6 months to 20 January 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
Berkshire +21 39 £60,000 +26.32% 4
Buckinghamshire +14 23 £45,000 +5.88% 3
Oxfordshire -14 13 £55,000 -10.57% 3
Integration Testing
South East

For the 6 months to 20 January 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 Thames Valley region with a requirement for Integration Testing.

1 35 (46.67%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (40.00%) Test Automation
2 30 (40.00%) C#
3 25 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 23 (30.67%) SQL
5 22 (29.33%) Scrum
6 21 (28.00%) .NET
6 21 (28.00%) Microsoft
6 21 (28.00%) Selenium
7 18 (24.00%) JIRA
8 16 (21.33%) High Availability
9 15 (20.00%) REST
9 15 (20.00%) SOAP
9 15 (20.00%) Windows
10 14 (18.67%) Visual Studio
10 14 (18.67%) Computer Science
10 14 (18.67%) TDD
10 14 (18.67%) Degree
11 13 (17.33%) System Testing
11 13 (17.33%) SQL Server
11 13 (17.33%) Change Management
11 13 (17.33%) MVC
12 12 (16.00%) HTML
12 12 (16.00%) Java
12 12 (16.00%) Linux
12 12 (16.00%) Continuous Integration
12 12 (16.00%) Unit Testing
12 12 (16.00%) QA
12 12 (16.00%) Microsoft Azure
13 11 (14.67%) Confluence

Integration Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills in the Thames Valley 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 11 (14.67%) Confluence
2 6 (8.00%) Elasticsearch
3 5 (6.67%) nginx
4 3 (4.00%) CMS
5 2 (2.67%) Apache Spark
6 1 (1.33%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 1 (1.33%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (1.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (1.33%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (5.33%) BusinessWorks
2 2 (2.67%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (2.67%) Oracle Retail
3 1 (1.33%) Demantra
3 1 (1.33%) Oracle 11i
3 1 (1.33%) Oracle ASCP
3 1 (1.33%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (1.33%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (1.33%) SAP CO
3 1 (1.33%) SAP FI
3 1 (1.33%) SAP FI/CO
3 1 (1.33%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 12 (16.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (12.00%) SaaS
3 5 (6.67%) IaaS
3 5 (6.67%) PaaS
4 4 (5.33%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (5.33%) Office 365
5 2 (2.67%) Azure Data Factory
5 2 (2.67%) Dynamics 365
6 1 (1.33%) Boomi
6 1 (1.33%) NuGet
6 1 (1.33%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 6 (8.00%) FCoE
1 6 (8.00%) Firewall
1 6 (8.00%) SNMP
1 6 (8.00%) TCP/IP
2 4 (5.33%) SMS
3 3 (4.00%) LTE
3 3 (4.00%) Wireless
4 1 (1.33%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (17.33%) SQL Server
2 6 (8.00%) Hadoop
3 5 (6.67%) Big Data
4 4 (5.33%) PostgreSQL
4 4 (5.33%) Relational Database
5 3 (4.00%) Oracle Reports
6 2 (2.67%) Apache Hive
6 2 (2.67%) HBase
6 2 (2.67%) Impala
6 2 (2.67%) MySQL
6 2 (2.67%) RavenDB
6 2 (2.67%) Redis
7 1 (1.33%) Azure SQL Database
7 1 (1.33%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (1.33%) Event Store
7 1 (1.33%) MongoDB
7 1 (1.33%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 21 (28.00%) Selenium
2 18 (24.00%) JIRA
3 14 (18.67%) Visual Studio
4 11 (14.67%) Jenkins
4 11 (14.67%) NUnit
5 10 (13.33%) JMeter
6 9 (12.00%) Cucumber
6 9 (12.00%) Git (software)
6 9 (12.00%) SoapUI
7 6 (8.00%) Redmine
7 6 (8.00%) SpecFlow
8 5 (6.67%) Gatling
8 5 (6.67%) Sikuli
8 5 (6.67%) WebDriver
9 3 (4.00%) Octopus Deploy
10 2 (2.67%) JUnit
10 2 (2.67%) Maven
10 2 (2.67%) Subversion
10 2 (2.67%) Team Foundation Server
10 2 (2.67%) TeamCity
General
1 9 (12.00%) Retail
2 8 (10.67%) Banking
3 6 (8.00%) Finance
4 4 (5.33%) Publishing
5 3 (4.00%) Advertising
5 3 (4.00%) Electronics
5 3 (4.00%) Manufacturing
5 3 (4.00%) Marketing
6 1 (1.33%) Games
Job Titles
1 18 (24.00%) Developer
2 11 (14.67%) Test Engineer
3 8 (10.67%) Analyst
4 7 (9.33%) Software Test Engineer
4 7 (9.33%) Test Analyst
5 6 (8.00%) .NET Developer
5 6 (8.00%) Architect
5 6 (8.00%) Consultant
5 6 (8.00%) Lead Developer
5 6 (8.00%) Technical Architect
5 6 (8.00%) Tester
6 5 (6.67%) Development Manager
6 5 (6.67%) Senior Consultant
6 5 (6.67%) Senior Software Engineer
6 5 (6.67%) Senior Software Test Engineer
6 5 (6.67%) Senior Test Engineer
6 5 (6.67%) Software Developer
6 5 (6.67%) Software Development Engineer
6 5 (6.67%) Software Engineer
6 5 (6.67%) Test Development Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (28.00%) .NET
2 15 (20.00%) REST
2 15 (20.00%) SOAP
3 12 (16.00%) HTML
4 10 (13.33%) JSON
5 9 (12.00%) CSS
6 8 (10.67%) .NET Framework
6 8 (10.67%) ASP.NET
7 7 (9.33%) AngularJS
8 4 (5.33%) ASP.NET Web API
8 4 (5.33%) React
9 3 (4.00%) jQuery
9 3 (4.00%) XML
10 2 (2.67%) Apache Flex
10 2 (2.67%) JSON Schema
10 2 (2.67%) Node.js
10 2 (2.67%) Web Services
10 2 (2.67%) XSD
11 1 (1.33%) SAP Fiori
11 1 (1.33%) Taurus
Miscellaneous
1 5 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (5.33%) Security Operations Centre
2 4 (5.33%) User Experience
3 2 (2.67%) Greenfield Project
3 2 (2.67%) Life Science
3 2 (2.67%) Mobile App
3 2 (2.67%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (1.33%) Replication
4 1 (1.33%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 15 (20.00%) Windows
2 12 (16.00%) Linux
3 7 (9.33%) Unix
4 1 (1.33%) Android
4 1 (1.33%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.33%) FreeBSD
4 1 (1.33%) Mac OS X
4 1 (1.33%) Solaris
4 1 (1.33%) Ubuntu
4 1 (1.33%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (46.67%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (40.00%) Test Automation
3 22 (29.33%) Scrum
4 16 (21.33%) High Availability
5 14 (18.67%) Computer Science
5 14 (18.67%) TDD
6 13 (17.33%) Change Management
6 13 (17.33%) MVC
6 13 (17.33%) System Testing
7 12 (16.00%) Continuous Integration
7 12 (16.00%) Unit Testing
8 11 (14.67%) Coaching
9 10 (13.33%) Acceptance Criteria
9 10 (13.33%) Mentoring
9 10 (13.33%) SDLC
9 10 (13.33%) User Stories
10 9 (12.00%) SDET
10 9 (12.00%) Test Strategy
10 9 (12.00%) Validation
11 8 (10.67%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 30 (40.00%) C#
2 25 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 23 (30.67%) SQL
4 12 (16.00%) Java
5 10 (13.33%) C
6 7 (9.33%) Bash Shell
6 7 (9.33%) Python
7 5 (6.67%) C++
8 2 (2.67%) Korn
8 2 (2.67%) PHP
8 2 (2.67%) Ruby
9 1 (1.33%) Apex Code
9 1 (1.33%) Apple Swift
9 1 (1.33%) Perl
9 1 (1.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 14 (18.67%) Degree
2 10 (13.33%) ISTQB
3 8 (10.67%) DV Cleared
3 8 (10.67%) Security Cleared
4 7 (9.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 6 (8.00%) CCNA
5 6 (8.00%) Cisco Certification
5 6 (8.00%) CISSP
5 6 (8.00%) CompTIA Security+
5 6 (8.00%) GIAC
5 6 (8.00%) Linux+ Certification
5 6 (8.00%) MCSE
5 6 (8.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 6 (8.00%) Network+ Certification
5 6 (8.00%) SANS
5 6 (8.00%) SSCP
6 5 (6.67%) Computer Science Degree
7 4 (5.33%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (16.00%) QA
2 3 (4.00%) SLA
3 2 (2.67%) Data Quality
System Software
1 7 (9.33%) Docker
2 6 (8.00%) NFS
2 6 (8.00%) Samba
2 6 (8.00%) VMware ESXi
2 6 (8.00%) VMware NSX
3 2 (2.67%) Apache Flume
3 2 (2.67%) HDFS
3 2 (2.67%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 9 (12.00%) Puppet
2 7 (9.33%) Ansible
3 6 (8.00%) Nagios
3 6 (8.00%) vCenter Server
4 2 (2.67%) Kibana
5 1 (1.33%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (1.33%) Kubernetes
5 1 (1.33%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (1.33%) Packer
5 1 (1.33%) Salt
5 1 (1.33%) Terraform
Vendors
1 21 (28.00%) Microsoft
2 9 (12.00%) Oracle
3 6 (8.00%) EMC
3 6 (8.00%) NetApp
3 6 (8.00%) SolarWinds
3 6 (8.00%) VMware
4 4 (5.33%) Citrix
4 4 (5.33%) TIBCO
5 2 (2.67%) Atlassian
5 2 (2.67%) Cognizant
5 2 (2.67%) Remedy
5 2 (2.67%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (2.67%) Sitecore
5 2 (2.67%) Talend
6 1 (1.33%) Dell
6 1 (1.33%) HP
6 1 (1.33%) New Relic
6 1 (1.33%) Red Hat
6 1 (1.33%) SAP
6 1 (1.33%) Xamarin