Period
to 23 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies 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 23 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Integration Testing
UK
6 months to
23 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 352 386 352
Rank change year-on-year +34 -34 +78
Permanent jobs citing Integration Testing 1,572 1,460 1,866
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.91% 0.82% 0.92%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.00% 0.91% 1.02%
Number of salaries quoted 1,069 1,081 1,462
UK median annual salary £50,000 £52,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.76% +16.67% -10.00%
10th Percentile £34,079 £32,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £46,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +2.22% +5.88% -5.56%

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 with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 156,958 161,209 182,191
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 90.63% 90.77% 90.02%
Number of salaries quoted 125,377 129,352 151,685
UK median annual salary £50,000 £49,883 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +0.23% +5.02% -
10th Percentile £29,000 £28,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £82,500 £80,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +1.19%

Integration Testing
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Integration Testing as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Integration Testing in the UK

Integration Testing
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Integration Testing in the UK

Integration Testing
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Integration Testing over the 6 months to 23 July 2018.

Salary histogram for Integration Testing in the UK

Integration Testing
Top 17 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Integration Testing within the UK over the 6 months to 23 July 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
England +36 1,499 £50,000 -4.76% 192
UK excluding London +21 984 £46,000 +2.22% 148
London +16 546 £57,500 -4.17% 54
South East +20 321 £51,000 +13.33% 35
North of England +42 229 £40,000 -11.11% 33
Midlands +77 196 £48,750 +14.71% 34
West Midlands +75 157 £48,500 +7.78% 26
Yorkshire +57 114 £35,000 -22.22% 13
South West -82 111 £50,000 -4.76% 20
North West +26 109 £45,000 +5.88% 20
East of England +47 95 £60,000 +33.33% 16
East Midlands +7 39 £51,000 +7.37% 8
Scotland -46 18 £45,000 - 5
Wales +11 9 £41,250 +52.78% 5
Channel Islands - 7 £45,000 -
North East -35 6 £47,500 -5.00%
Northern Ireland -12 2 £60,000 +60.00%

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 with a requirement for Integration Testing.

1 946 (60.18%) Agile Software Development
2 580 (36.90%) Test Automation
3 471 (29.96%) SQL
4 454 (28.88%) Java
5 449 (28.56%) JavaScript
6 429 (27.29%) TDD
7 402 (25.57%) Finance
8 387 (24.62%) QA
9 320 (20.36%) C#
10 315 (20.04%) Continuous Integration
11 307 (19.53%) Scrum
12 304 (19.34%) .NET
13 302 (19.21%) Degree
14 286 (18.19%) JIRA
15 283 (18.00%) Web Services
16 277 (17.62%) Git (software)
17 273 (17.37%) DevOps
18 260 (16.54%) Analytical Skills
18 260 (16.54%) System Integration Testing
19 251 (15.97%) SDLC
20 249 (15.84%) Problem-Solving
21 244 (15.52%) BDD
22 242 (15.39%) Amazon AWS
22 242 (15.39%) Software Engineering
23 232 (14.76%) Selenium
24 231 (14.69%) HTML
25 226 (14.38%) User Acceptance Testing
26 223 (14.19%) Unit Testing
27 214 (13.61%) Jenkins
28 203 (12.91%) Computer Science

Integration Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 94 (5.98%) Confluence
2 64 (4.07%) JBoss
3 58 (3.69%) SharePoint
4 55 (3.50%) Tomcat
5 48 (3.05%) WebLogic
6 44 (2.80%) Apache Spark
7 40 (2.54%) Elasticsearch
8 37 (2.35%) WebSphere
9 26 (1.65%) IIS
9 26 (1.65%) NServiceBus
10 24 (1.53%) Mule
11 19 (1.21%) Jetty
11 19 (1.21%) Mule ESB
12 17 (1.08%) Apache
12 17 (1.08%) CMS
12 17 (1.08%) OpenStack
13 16 (1.02%) BizTalk Server
14 11 (0.70%) WordPress
15 10 (0.64%) Oracle Application Server
15 10 (0.64%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 42 (2.67%) Microsoft Excel
2 26 (1.65%) Microsoft Office
3 20 (1.27%) Spreadsheet
4 12 (0.76%) MS Visio
5 11 (0.70%) Microsoft Project
6 3 (0.19%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 2 (0.13%) Simulink
8 1 (0.064%) Photoshop
8 1 (0.064%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 37 (2.35%) Payment Gateway
2 28 (1.78%) Dynamics CRM
3 17 (1.08%) Documaker
3 17 (1.08%) Remedy ITSM
4 16 (1.02%) SAP Hybris
5 15 (0.95%) SAP FI
6 14 (0.89%) Workday HCM
7 13 (0.83%) Scribe Insight
8 12 (0.76%) SAP HCM
8 12 (0.76%) SAP MM
8 12 (0.76%) SAP QM
9 11 (0.70%) SAP S/4HANA
10 10 (0.64%) SAP APO
11 9 (0.57%) SAP SD
12 8 (0.51%) SAP CO
12 8 (0.51%) SAP FI/CO
13 7 (0.45%) Oracle EBS
14 6 (0.38%) NetSuite
14 6 (0.38%) SAP BPC
14 6 (0.38%) SAP PP
Cloud Services
1 242 (15.39%) Amazon AWS
2 152 (9.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 76 (4.83%) GitHub
4 74 (4.71%) SaaS
5 48 (3.05%) IaaS
6 46 (2.93%) OpenShift
7 43 (2.74%) Google Cloud Platform
8 40 (2.54%) Amazon EC2
9 35 (2.23%) Serverless
10 27 (1.72%) Office 365
11 25 (1.59%) Cloud Computing
12 24 (1.53%) SuccessFactors
13 21 (1.34%) Amazon S3
13 21 (1.34%) PaaS
14 10 (0.64%) NuGet
14 10 (0.64%) Trello
15 8 (0.51%) Amazon ElastiCache
15 8 (0.51%) Amazon SQS
15 8 (0.51%) npm
16 7 (0.45%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 37 (2.35%) HTTP
2 34 (2.16%) DNS
3 30 (1.91%) DHCP
3 30 (1.91%) SSL
4 27 (1.72%) Internet
5 24 (1.53%) SNMP
5 24 (1.53%) SSH
6 23 (1.46%) NFC
7 22 (1.40%) TCP/IP
8 20 (1.27%) FTP
9 18 (1.15%) HTTPS
10 17 (1.08%) Cisco IOS
10 17 (1.08%) Cisco Nexus
10 17 (1.08%) ICMP
10 17 (1.08%) IMAP
10 17 (1.08%) IPsec
10 17 (1.08%) POP3
10 17 (1.08%) SMTP
10 17 (1.08%) Telnet
10 17 (1.08%) WPA2
Database & Business Intelligence
1 166 (10.56%) SQL Server
2 114 (7.25%) NoSQL
3 101 (6.42%) MongoDB
4 77 (4.90%) Relational Database
5 61 (3.88%) Apache Cassandra
6 55 (3.50%) Hadoop
7 51 (3.24%) Big Data
8 43 (2.74%) Oracle Database
9 35 (2.23%) Data Warehouse
9 35 (2.23%) Redis
10 32 (2.04%) Couchbase
11 28 (1.78%) PostgreSQL
12 25 (1.59%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 24 (1.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 22 (1.40%) Amazon RDS
14 22 (1.40%) MySQL
15 20 (1.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 19 (1.21%) Blockchain
16 19 (1.21%) HBase
17 18 (1.15%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 286 (18.19%) JIRA
2 277 (17.62%) Git (software)
3 232 (14.76%) Selenium
4 214 (13.61%) Jenkins
5 158 (10.05%) Cucumber
6 101 (6.42%) Visual Studio
7 84 (5.34%) Maven
8 77 (4.90%) JUnit
9 71 (4.52%) JMeter
10 62 (3.94%) SoapUI
11 57 (3.63%) SpecFlow
12 52 (3.31%) TeamCity
13 51 (3.24%) WebDriver
14 49 (3.12%) Subversion
15 44 (2.80%) Sonatype Nexus
15 44 (2.80%) Team Foundation Server
16 42 (2.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
17 40 (2.54%) Eclipse
18 30 (1.91%) IntelliJ
19 26 (1.65%) Mercurial
General
1 402 (25.57%) Finance
2 144 (9.16%) Retail
3 89 (5.66%) Telecoms
4 87 (5.53%) Manufacturing
5 82 (5.22%) Banking
6 67 (4.26%) Marketing
7 53 (3.37%) Games
8 51 (3.24%) Electronics
9 43 (2.74%) Publishing
10 32 (2.04%) Legal
11 29 (1.84%) Retail Banking
12 23 (1.46%) Advertising
12 23 (1.46%) Billing
13 20 (1.27%) Law
14 19 (1.21%) Back Office
14 19 (1.21%) Front Office
15 18 (1.15%) Financial Institution
16 16 (1.02%) Investment Banking
17 12 (0.76%) Automotive
18 11 (0.70%) Prime Brokerage
Job Titles
1 519 (33.02%) Developer
2 290 (18.45%) Analyst
3 176 (11.20%) Test Analyst
4 169 (10.75%) Java Developer
5 163 (10.37%) Senior Developer
6 135 (8.59%) Consultant
7 117 (7.44%) Tester
8 94 (5.98%) Software Engineer
9 88 (5.60%) Test Engineer
10 86 (5.47%) C# Developer
11 78 (4.96%) .NET Developer
12 76 (4.83%) Software Developer
13 70 (4.45%) Senior Java Developer
14 55 (3.50%) Java Engineer
15 52 (3.31%) Automation Tester
16 51 (3.24%) Business Analyst
16 51 (3.24%) C# .NET Developer
17 47 (2.99%) Lead Developer
18 46 (2.93%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
19 43 (2.74%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 304 (19.34%) .NET
2 283 (18.00%) Web Services
3 231 (14.69%) HTML
4 197 (12.53%) RESTful
5 193 (12.28%) CSS
6 176 (11.20%) AngularJS
7 143 (9.10%) REST
7 143 (9.10%) SOAP
8 141 (8.97%) Spring
9 113 (7.19%) XML
10 109 (6.93%) ASP.NET
11 107 (6.81%) Node.js
12 104 (6.62%) .NET Framework
13 92 (5.85%) JSON
14 91 (5.79%) React
15 90 (5.73%) ASP.NET Web API
16 88 (5.60%) HTML5
17 85 (5.41%) WCF
18 74 (4.71%) Hibernate
19 57 (3.63%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 260 (16.54%) Analytical Skills
2 203 (12.91%) Computer Science
3 103 (6.55%) Self-Motivation
4 85 (5.41%) Fintech
5 84 (5.34%) User Experience
6 78 (4.96%) Mobile App
7 47 (2.99%) Greenfield Project
8 35 (2.23%) Enterprise Software
8 35 (2.23%) Management Information System
9 32 (2.04%) Online Games
10 29 (1.84%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
10 29 (1.84%) Private Cloud
11 27 (1.72%) Contactless
11 27 (1.72%) EMV
12 26 (1.65%) Public Cloud
12 26 (1.65%) Smartcard
13 24 (1.53%) Mobile Payment
14 23 (1.46%) Hybrid Cloud
15 19 (1.21%) Algorithms
15 19 (1.21%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 173 (11.01%) Windows
2 171 (10.88%) Linux
3 85 (5.41%) Android
4 80 (5.09%) Unix
5 60 (3.82%) Apple iOS
6 33 (2.10%) Windows Server
7 29 (1.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 26 (1.65%) Solaris
9 23 (1.46%) Windows Server 2012
10 20 (1.27%) CentOS
11 18 (1.15%) Windows Server 2008
12 14 (0.89%) Mac OS X
13 12 (0.76%) Windows 10
14 7 (0.45%) Amazon Linux
15 5 (0.32%) MVS
16 3 (0.19%) Ubuntu
16 3 (0.19%) Windows Server 2003
17 1 (0.064%) SUSE
17 1 (0.064%) Windows Mobile
17 1 (0.064%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 946 (60.18%) Agile Software Development
2 580 (36.90%) Test Automation
3 429 (27.29%) TDD
4 315 (20.04%) Continuous Integration
5 307 (19.53%) Scrum
6 273 (17.37%) DevOps
7 260 (16.54%) System Integration Testing
8 251 (15.97%) SDLC
9 249 (15.84%) Problem-Solving
10 244 (15.52%) BDD
11 242 (15.39%) Software Engineering
12 226 (14.38%) User Acceptance Testing
13 223 (14.19%) Unit Testing
14 198 (12.60%) Regression Testing
15 150 (9.54%) Microservices
16 146 (9.29%) MVC
16 146 (9.29%) System Testing
17 145 (9.22%) Test Strategy
18 141 (8.97%) Test Scripting
19 140 (8.91%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 471 (29.96%) SQL
2 454 (28.88%) Java
3 449 (28.56%) JavaScript
4 320 (20.36%) C#
5 186 (11.83%) Python
6 84 (5.34%) PHP
7 83 (5.28%) C
8 82 (5.22%) Ruby
9 60 (3.82%) Bash Shell
10 58 (3.69%) Scala
11 51 (3.24%) Java 8
12 48 (3.05%) C++
13 44 (2.80%) ES6
14 37 (2.35%) Perl
15 35 (2.23%) PowerShell
16 28 (1.78%) T-SQL
17 25 (1.59%) ABAP
18 23 (1.46%) Go
19 20 (1.27%) Shell Script
20 19 (1.21%) VB
Qualifications
1 302 (19.21%) Degree
2 122 (7.76%) Computer Science Degree
3 111 (7.06%) Security Cleared
4 74 (4.71%) ISTQB
5 56 (3.56%) ISEB
6 40 (2.54%) DV Cleared
7 32 (2.04%) Master's Degree
8 29 (1.84%) SC Cleared
9 27 (1.72%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 12 (0.76%) Microsoft Certification
11 11 (0.70%) Numerate Degree
12 10 (0.64%) PMI Certification
13 8 (0.51%) BPSS Clearance
14 7 (0.45%) CCNA
14 7 (0.45%) CCNP
14 7 (0.45%) Cisco Certification
14 7 (0.45%) PMP
15 6 (0.38%) MCSE
15 6 (0.38%) PhD
16 5 (0.32%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 387 (24.62%) QA
2 29 (1.84%) PCI DSS
3 28 (1.78%) SLA
4 23 (1.46%) GCP
5 16 (1.02%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 10 (0.64%) Data Quality
7 9 (0.57%) ISO 9001
8 8 (0.51%) ARP4754
9 5 (0.32%) GDPR
9 5 (0.32%) PMO
10 2 (0.13%) MiFID
10 2 (0.13%) WCAG
11 1 (0.064%) Def Stans
11 1 (0.064%) IEC 61508
11 1 (0.064%) MISRA
11 1 (0.064%) MISRA C
System Software
1 180 (11.45%) Docker
2 32 (2.04%) Active Directory
2 32 (2.04%) VMware Infrastructure
3 21 (1.34%) Virtual Machines
4 17 (1.08%) Samba
4 17 (1.08%) VirtualBox
5 13 (0.83%) Apache Flume
5 13 (0.83%) HDFS
6 9 (0.57%) iptables
7 8 (0.51%) Firmware
8 7 (0.45%) VMware ESXi
8 7 (0.45%) VMware Server
8 7 (0.45%) vSphere
9 2 (0.13%) Apache ZooKeeper
10 1 (0.064%) Oracle RAC
10 1 (0.064%) Varnish
10 1 (0.064%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 89 (5.66%) Puppet
2 68 (4.33%) Ansible
3 54 (3.44%) Kubernetes
4 47 (2.99%) Opscode Chef
5 33 (2.10%) HP Quality Center
6 20 (1.27%) Kibana
6 20 (1.27%) Terraform
7 17 (1.08%) Cobbler
7 17 (1.08%) Nagios
7 17 (1.08%) Rancher
7 17 (1.08%) Sysdig
7 17 (1.08%) vRealize
8 13 (0.83%) HP ALM
9 11 (0.70%) SCCM
10 6 (0.38%) TeMIP
10 6 (0.38%) WebInspect
11 5 (0.32%) AirWatch
11 5 (0.32%) Automic
11 5 (0.32%) Microsoft Intune
11 5 (0.32%) WebSphere Service Registry and Repository
Vendors
1 182 (11.58%) Oracle
2 164 (10.43%) SAP
3 162 (10.31%) Microsoft
4 64 (4.07%) WorldPay
5 55 (3.50%) Atlassian
6 54 (3.44%) IBM
7 52 (3.31%) Google
8 40 (2.54%) Xamarin
9 39 (2.48%) HP
9 39 (2.48%) VMware
10 36 (2.29%) BMC
11 35 (2.23%) ServiceNow
12 34 (2.16%) Apple
13 32 (2.04%) Remedy
14 30 (1.91%) TIBCO
15 29 (1.84%) Red Hat
16 24 (1.53%) Cisco
16 24 (1.53%) Hyperion
17 23 (1.46%) Talend
18 21 (1.34%) Workday