Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear 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 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Integration Testing
North East > Tyne and Wear
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 86 105 88
Rank change year-on-year +19 -17 +14
Permanent jobs citing Integration Testing 5 1 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 0.52% 0.085% 0.70%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.60% 0.10% 0.79%
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 7
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £37,500 £34,500 £21,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.70% +64.29% -43.32%
North East median annual salary £37,500 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year -34.78% +4.55% +4.76%

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 Tyne and Wear with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Tyne and Wear
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 829 979 883
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 85.91% 83.53% 88.92%
Number of salaries quoted 728 808 755
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.67% +2.74%
10th Percentile £23,500 £25,750 £24,000
90th Percentile £64,063 £60,000 £57,500
North East median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Integration Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Tyne and Wear

Job postings citing Integration Testing as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear.

Job vacancy trend for Integration Testing in Tyne and Wear

Integration Testing
Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Salary trend for Integration Testing in Tyne and Wear

Integration Testing
Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Integration Testing within the Tyne and Wear region over the 6 months to 24 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
Gateshead - 3 £37,500 -
Newcastle upon Tyne +5 1 £34,000 -1.45% 1
Integration Testing
North East

For the 6 months to 24 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 Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for Integration Testing.

1 5 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (80.00%) Software Testing
2 4 (80.00%) Selenium
2 4 (80.00%) SQL
2 4 (80.00%) Web Services
2 4 (80.00%) Regression Testing
2 4 (80.00%) SDLC
3 3 (60.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
3 3 (60.00%) Acceptance Criteria
3 3 (60.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (60.00%) User Stories
3 3 (60.00%) Ranorex
3 3 (60.00%) Validation
3 3 (60.00%) Management Information System
3 3 (60.00%) SOAP
3 3 (60.00%) ITIL
3 3 (60.00%) Test Scripting
3 3 (60.00%) Security Cleared
3 3 (60.00%) Cucumber
3 3 (60.00%) BDD
3 3 (60.00%) REST
3 3 (60.00%) Test Strategy
4 2 (40.00%) ITIL V3
4 2 (40.00%) SoapUI
4 2 (40.00%) Waterfall
4 2 (40.00%) Multithreading
4 2 (40.00%) System Testing
4 2 (40.00%) WebDriver
4 2 (40.00%) Performance Testing

Integration Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills in Tyne and Wear 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 2 (40.00%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (20.00%) Confluence
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (80.00%) Selenium
2 3 (60.00%) Cucumber
2 3 (60.00%) Ranorex
2 3 (60.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (40.00%) JMeter
3 2 (40.00%) LoadRunner
3 2 (40.00%) Robot Framework
3 2 (40.00%) SoapUI
3 2 (40.00%) WebDriver
4 1 (20.00%) Jasmine
4 1 (20.00%) JIRA
4 1 (20.00%) QUnit
4 1 (20.00%) SpecFlow
4 1 (20.00%) TestDirector
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Test Engineer
2 3 (60.00%) Software Test Engineer
3 2 (40.00%) Analyst
3 2 (40.00%) Test Analyst
4 1 (20.00%) Lead Test Analyst
4 1 (20.00%) Lead Tester
4 1 (20.00%) QA Analyst
4 1 (20.00%) QA Engineer
4 1 (20.00%) QA Test Analyst
4 1 (20.00%) QA Test Engineer
4 1 (20.00%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (20.00%) Senior Software Test Analyst
4 1 (20.00%) Senior Software Tester
4 1 (20.00%) Senior Test Analyst
4 1 (20.00%) Senior Tester
4 1 (20.00%) Software Analyst
4 1 (20.00%) Software Test Analyst
4 1 (20.00%) Software Tester
4 1 (20.00%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) Web Services
2 3 (60.00%) REST
2 3 (60.00%) SOAP
3 2 (40.00%) .NET
4 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET
4 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 1 (20.00%) Chai
4 1 (20.00%) CSS
4 1 (20.00%) Gherkin
4 1 (20.00%) HTML
4 1 (20.00%) JSON
4 1 (20.00%) MFC
4 1 (20.00%) WCF
4 1 (20.00%) XHTML
4 1 (20.00%) XML
4 1 (20.00%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Linux
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (80.00%) Regression Testing
2 4 (80.00%) SDLC
2 4 (80.00%) Software Testing
3 3 (60.00%) Acceptance Criteria
3 3 (60.00%) BDD
3 3 (60.00%) ITIL
3 3 (60.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
3 3 (60.00%) Test Scripting
3 3 (60.00%) Test Strategy
3 3 (60.00%) User Stories
3 3 (60.00%) Validation
4 2 (40.00%) ATDD
4 2 (40.00%) Multithreading
4 2 (40.00%) Performance Testing
4 2 (40.00%) System Testing
4 2 (40.00%) TDD
4 2 (40.00%) Test Management
4 2 (40.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) SQL
2 2 (40.00%) C#
2 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (40.00%) Ruby
3 1 (20.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (40.00%) ISTQB
2 2 (40.00%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
3 1 (20.00%) ISEB
3 1 (20.00%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) HP