Period
to 14 December 2017

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 14 December 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Integration Testing
UK
6 months to
14 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 357 377 409
Rank change year-on-year +20 +32 +36
Permanent jobs citing Integration Testing 1565 1502 1649
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.87% 0.81% 0.76%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.97% 0.90% 0.86%
Number of salaries quoted 1091 1141 1230
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £32,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £70,000 £76,375
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £43,750 £45,000
% change year-on-year +2.86% -2.78% +8.43%

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 161555 165982 191669
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 89.94% 89.45% 88.91%
Number of salaries quoted 128029 137602 158590
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £28,750 £28,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £80,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £44,750 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.29% - +6.25%

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 14 December 2017.

Salary histogram for Integration Testing in the UK

Integration Testing
Top 16 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 14 December 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
England +14 1457 £51,000 +2.00% 101
UK excluding London -4 938 £45,000 +2.86% 53
London +70 562 £60,000 +4.35% 56
South East +29 334 £48,000 +6.67% 9
Midlands +59 210 £50,000 +25.00% 9
North of England -25 185 £45,000 +5.88% 12
South West -16 135 £45,000 - 12
East Midlands +81 129 £51,500 +14.44% 2
North West -31 109 £37,500 -16.67% 9
West Midlands -19 82 £49,750 +32.67% 7
Yorkshire +27 66 £50,000 +33.33% 2
Scotland -12 45 £45,000 - 5
East of England -12 45 £45,000 +7.14% 3
North East -7 11 £46,250 -19.57% 1
Northern Ireland -21 8 £40,000 - 2
Wales +4 5 £28,250 -29.38%

For the 6 months to 14 December 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 with a requirement for Integration Testing.

1 794 (50.73%) Agile Software Development
2 535 (34.19%) Finance
3 492 (31.44%) Test Automation
4 460 (29.39%) Java
5 413 (26.39%) QA
6 390 (24.92%) SQL
7 345 (22.04%) JavaScript
8 327 (20.89%) TDD
9 312 (19.94%) C#
10 311 (19.87%) Analytical Skills
11 296 (18.91%) Scrum
12 273 (17.44%) Web Services
13 272 (17.38%) .NET
14 271 (17.32%) Unit Testing
15 264 (16.87%) BDD
16 255 (16.29%) SAP
17 251 (16.04%) HTML
18 249 (15.91%) Microsoft
19 243 (15.53%) Continuous Integration
20 241 (15.40%) Retail
21 236 (15.08%) Git (software)
22 230 (14.70%) User Acceptance Testing
23 227 (14.50%) Software Engineering
24 224 (14.31%) Degree
25 219 (13.99%) Linux
26 210 (13.42%) JIRA
26 210 (13.42%) SDLC
27 206 (13.16%) Selenium
28 201 (12.84%) XML
29 200 (12.78%) MVC

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
1 140 (8.95%) Tomcat
2 126 (8.05%) JBoss
3 68 (4.35%) Mule
4 63 (4.03%) Mule ESB
5 48 (3.07%) SharePoint
6 39 (2.49%) IIS
7 37 (2.36%) Confluence
8 35 (2.24%) WebSphere
9 31 (1.98%) Elasticsearch
9 31 (1.98%) WebLogic
10 30 (1.92%) Apache Spark
11 29 (1.85%) Jetty
12 27 (1.73%) BizTalk Server
13 13 (0.83%) Apache
13 13 (0.83%) MS Exchange
14 12 (0.77%) CMS
14 12 (0.77%) Exchange Server 2007
14 12 (0.77%) Exchange Server 2010
14 12 (0.77%) Exchange Server 2013
15 11 (0.70%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 32 (2.04%) Microsoft Excel
2 29 (1.85%) Spreadsheet
3 26 (1.66%) Microsoft Office
4 17 (1.09%) Microsoft Project
5 4 (0.26%) Doxygen
6 2 (0.13%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 2 (0.13%) MS Visio
7 1 (0.064%) OrCAD
Business Applications
1 51 (3.26%) SAP CO
1 51 (3.26%) SAP FI
1 51 (3.26%) SAP FI/CO
2 41 (2.62%) Dynamics CRM
2 41 (2.62%) SAP S/4HANA
3 17 (1.09%) Dynamics AX
3 17 (1.09%) SAP EWM
3 17 (1.09%) Temenos T24
4 12 (0.77%) Scribe Insight
5 11 (0.70%) SAP HCM
5 11 (0.70%) SAP Retail
5 11 (0.70%) SAP SD
6 8 (0.51%) Eloqua
7 7 (0.45%) SAP CRM
8 6 (0.38%) BusinessWorks
8 6 (0.38%) Oracle ERP
8 6 (0.38%) SAP ERP
9 4 (0.26%) Kondor
9 4 (0.26%) Magento
9 4 (0.26%) SAP IS-U
Cloud Services
1 143 (9.14%) Amazon AWS
2 108 (6.90%) SaaS
3 69 (4.41%) Amazon EC2
4 57 (3.64%) Microsoft Azure
5 35 (2.24%) GitHub
6 24 (1.53%) PaaS
7 20 (1.28%) IaaS
8 16 (1.02%) OpenShift
8 16 (1.02%) SuccessFactors
9 10 (0.64%) Dynamics 365
10 9 (0.58%) Amazon SQS
10 9 (0.58%) Office 365
11 8 (0.51%) Cloud Computing
11 8 (0.51%) Google Cloud Platform
12 6 (0.38%) Adobe Analytics
12 6 (0.38%) Sauce Labs
13 5 (0.32%) Azure Active Directory
14 3 (0.19%) AWS CloudFormation
14 3 (0.19%) npm
14 3 (0.19%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 31 (1.98%) AMQP
1 31 (1.98%) Internet
2 27 (1.73%) Firewall
3 22 (1.41%) Wireless
4 21 (1.34%) NFC
4 21 (1.34%) VoIP
5 17 (1.09%) WAN
6 14 (0.89%) HTTP
6 14 (0.89%) SSL
6 14 (0.89%) TCP/IP
7 12 (0.77%) Cisco ASA
7 12 (0.77%) Cisco PIX
7 12 (0.77%) DSL
7 12 (0.77%) Ethernet
7 12 (0.77%) Intranet
7 12 (0.77%) MPLS
7 12 (0.77%) Remote Desktop
7 12 (0.77%) VPN
8 9 (0.58%) 3G
9 6 (0.38%) UPnP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 184 (11.76%) SQL Server
2 131 (8.37%) NoSQL
3 104 (6.65%) MongoDB
4 77 (4.92%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 62 (3.96%) Hadoop
6 54 (3.45%) Data Warehouse
7 49 (3.13%) Big Data
8 48 (3.07%) BusinessObjects
9 44 (2.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 43 (2.75%) PostgreSQL
10 43 (2.75%) Relational Database
11 39 (2.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 34 (2.17%) Redis
13 33 (2.11%) Riak
14 31 (1.98%) Couchbase
14 31 (1.98%) MySQL
15 25 (1.60%) Oracle Database
16 23 (1.47%) Apache Cassandra
17 20 (1.28%) QlikView
18 15 (0.96%) HBase
Development Applications
1 236 (15.08%) Git (software)
2 210 (13.42%) JIRA
3 206 (13.16%) Selenium
4 164 (10.48%) JUnit
5 151 (9.65%) Cucumber
6 98 (6.26%) Jenkins
7 93 (5.94%) Visual Studio
8 78 (4.98%) Maven
9 77 (4.92%) SoapUI
9 77 (4.92%) Subversion
10 72 (4.60%) eCATT
10 72 (4.60%) LSMW
11 67 (4.28%) Team Foundation Server
12 61 (3.90%) WebDriver
13 57 (3.64%) IntelliJ
14 55 (3.51%) FitNesse
15 53 (3.39%) Mockito
16 42 (2.68%) Sonatype Nexus
17 40 (2.56%) JMeter
18 34 (2.17%) Vagrant
General
1 535 (34.19%) Finance
2 241 (15.40%) Retail
3 163 (10.42%) Manufacturing
4 135 (8.63%) Publishing
5 133 (8.50%) Banking
6 124 (7.92%) Marketing
7 98 (6.26%) Telecoms
8 95 (6.07%) Electronics
9 80 (5.11%) Billing
10 64 (4.09%) Investment Banking
11 48 (3.07%) Retail Banking
12 37 (2.36%) Financial Institution
13 36 (2.30%) Games
13 36 (2.30%) General Ledger
14 35 (2.24%) Back Office
15 12 (0.77%) Front Office
15 12 (0.77%) Vietnamese Language
16 10 (0.64%) Advertising
16 10 (0.64%) Legal
17 9 (0.58%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 575 (36.74%) Developer
2 231 (14.76%) Analyst
3 209 (13.35%) Java Developer
4 202 (12.91%) Consultant
5 152 (9.71%) Senior Developer
6 148 (9.46%) Test Analyst
7 141 (9.01%) SAP Consultant
8 118 (7.54%) Tester
9 108 (6.90%) Software Engineer
10 95 (6.07%) .NET Developer
11 93 (5.94%) C# Developer
12 86 (5.50%) Senior Java Developer
13 65 (4.15%) Java Engineer
14 63 (4.03%) C# .NET Developer
15 58 (3.71%) Full Stack Developer
15 58 (3.71%) Senior Analyst
16 54 (3.45%) JavaScript Developer
17 53 (3.39%) SQL Developer
18 49 (3.13%) ASP.NET Developer
18 49 (3.13%) Oracle Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 273 (17.44%) Web Services
2 272 (17.38%) .NET
3 251 (16.04%) HTML
4 201 (12.84%) XML
5 194 (12.40%) Spring
6 179 (11.44%) CSS
7 170 (10.86%) SOAP
8 144 (9.20%) AngularJS
9 138 (8.82%) REST
10 137 (8.75%) ASP.NET
11 135 (8.63%) Hibernate
12 127 (8.12%) RESTful
13 116 (7.41%) JSON
14 99 (6.33%) JPA
15 98 (6.26%) jQuery
16 87 (5.56%) ASP.NET Web API
17 84 (5.37%) Spring MVC
18 82 (5.24%) JMS
19 81 (5.18%) .NET Framework
19 81 (5.18%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 311 (19.87%) Analytical Skills
2 155 (9.90%) Computer Science
3 72 (4.60%) LIMS
4 71 (4.54%) Management Information System
5 67 (4.28%) User Experience
6 34 (2.17%) Mobile App
7 29 (1.85%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 28 (1.79%) Enterprise Software
9 26 (1.66%) Greenfield Project
10 25 (1.60%) NHS
11 24 (1.53%) Contactless
11 24 (1.53%) Mobile Payment
12 21 (1.34%) EMV
12 21 (1.34%) Smartcard
13 14 (0.89%) Clustering
14 13 (0.83%) Fintech
14 13 (0.83%) Replication
15 12 (0.77%) Virtual Team
16 11 (0.70%) Client/Server
17 10 (0.64%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 219 (13.99%) Linux
2 158 (10.10%) Windows
3 93 (5.94%) Unix
4 35 (2.24%) Windows Server
5 20 (1.28%) Windows Server 2008
5 20 (1.28%) Windows Server 2012
6 16 (1.02%) Android
7 15 (0.96%) Apple iOS
8 12 (0.77%) Windows Server 2003
9 9 (0.58%) Embedded Linux
9 9 (0.58%) Ubuntu
10 8 (0.51%) MVS
11 5 (0.32%) Windows Embedded Compact
12 4 (0.26%) AIX
12 4 (0.26%) CentOS
12 4 (0.26%) Solaris
13 2 (0.13%) Debian
13 2 (0.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 2 (0.13%) Windows 7
13 2 (0.13%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 794 (50.73%) Agile Software Development
2 492 (31.44%) Test Automation
3 327 (20.89%) TDD
4 296 (18.91%) Scrum
5 271 (17.32%) Unit Testing
6 264 (16.87%) BDD
7 243 (15.53%) Continuous Integration
8 230 (14.70%) User Acceptance Testing
9 227 (14.50%) Software Engineering
10 210 (13.42%) SDLC
11 200 (12.78%) MVC
12 199 (12.72%) System Integration Testing
13 179 (11.44%) OO
14 178 (11.37%) Regression Testing
15 171 (10.93%) Continuous Improvement
16 167 (10.67%) Customer Requirements
17 164 (10.48%) Test Scripting
18 161 (10.29%) Project Planning
19 157 (10.03%) Test Strategy
20 156 (9.97%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 460 (29.39%) Java
2 390 (24.92%) SQL
3 345 (22.04%) JavaScript
4 312 (19.94%) C#
5 194 (12.40%) Python
6 110 (7.03%) C
7 103 (6.58%) Bash Shell
8 92 (5.88%) Ruby
9 88 (5.62%) ABAP
10 80 (5.11%) C++
11 60 (3.83%) Perl
11 60 (3.83%) PL/SQL
12 57 (3.64%) T-SQL
13 55 (3.51%) PHP
14 43 (2.75%) PowerShell
15 32 (2.04%) Shell Script
16 27 (1.73%) Go
16 27 (1.73%) Groovy
17 25 (1.60%) TypeScript
18 24 (1.53%) Scala
Qualifications
1 224 (14.31%) Degree
2 105 (6.71%) ISTQB
3 104 (6.65%) ISEB
4 102 (6.52%) Security Cleared
5 61 (3.90%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 49 (3.13%) SC Cleared
7 47 (3.00%) Computer Science Degree
7 47 (3.00%) Microsoft Certification
8 34 (2.17%) DV Cleared
9 31 (1.98%) MCSE
10 23 (1.47%) Sun Certification
11 22 (1.41%) Master's Degree
12 18 (1.15%) MCP
13 16 (1.02%) CCNA
13 16 (1.02%) Cisco Certification
14 12 (0.77%) CCIE
14 12 (0.77%) MCITP
14 12 (0.77%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
14 12 (0.77%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 10 (0.64%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 413 (26.39%) QA
2 15 (0.96%) ISO 20022
2 15 (0.96%) ISO 8583
3 12 (0.77%) MiFID
4 11 (0.70%) PMO
4 11 (0.70%) SLA
5 9 (0.58%) PCI DSS
6 8 (0.51%) EMIR
7 5 (0.32%) MISRA
7 5 (0.32%) MISRA C
8 4 (0.26%) IEC 62304
8 4 (0.26%) ISO 13485
8 4 (0.26%) ISO 9001
9 3 (0.19%) COSO
9 3 (0.19%) DICOM
9 3 (0.19%) HL7
9 3 (0.19%) IFRS
10 2 (0.13%) JTAG
11 1 (0.064%) GCP
11 1 (0.064%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 93 (5.94%) Docker
2 40 (2.56%) Active Directory
3 25 (1.60%) VMware Infrastructure
4 12 (0.77%) Terminal Services
5 8 (0.51%) HDFS
6 7 (0.45%) Apache Flume
7 4 (0.26%) NFS
7 4 (0.26%) Samba
7 4 (0.26%) VMware ESXi
7 4 (0.26%) VMware NSX
8 2 (0.13%) Hyper-V
8 2 (0.13%) KVM
8 2 (0.13%) Virtual Machines
8 2 (0.13%) Xen
9 1 (0.064%) Corosync
9 1 (0.064%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 62 (3.96%) Puppet
2 58 (3.71%) Ansible
3 44 (2.81%) HP Quality Center
4 36 (2.30%) Opscode Chef
5 23 (1.47%) Cobbler
6 20 (1.28%) Kubernetes
7 16 (1.02%) vCenter Server
8 12 (0.77%) Backup Exec
9 10 (0.64%) Kibana
10 7 (0.45%) Docker Swarm
10 7 (0.45%) Prometheus
11 5 (0.32%) CA Single Sign-On
11 5 (0.32%) Nagios
11 5 (0.32%) Terraform
12 4 (0.26%) Hadoop YARN
12 4 (0.26%) ZABBIX
13 3 (0.19%) Mesos
13 3 (0.19%) SCCM
14 2 (0.13%) Ganeti
14 2 (0.13%) Salt
Vendors
1 255 (16.29%) SAP
2 249 (15.91%) Microsoft
3 162 (10.35%) Oracle
4 70 (4.47%) TIBCO
5 66 (4.22%) Apple
6 50 (3.19%) Tableau
7 47 (3.00%) IBM
8 45 (2.88%) Atlassian
9 43 (2.75%) HP
10 40 (2.56%) VMware
11 23 (1.47%) Google
12 22 (1.41%) Cognizant
13 21 (1.34%) Hyperion
14 18 (1.15%) Informatica
15 17 (1.09%) Temenos
16 16 (1.02%) Cisco
17 14 (0.89%) Salesforce.com
18 13 (0.83%) Juniper
19 12 (0.77%) Dell
19 12 (0.77%) Veritas