Period
to 18 October 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 18 October 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Integration Testing
UK
6 months to
18 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 362 351 409
Rank change year-on-year -11 +58 +60
Permanent jobs citing Integration Testing 1508 1647 1653
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.86% 0.86% 0.76%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.96% 0.96% 0.86%
Number of salaries quoted 1080 1234 1268
UK median annual salary £52,500 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.53% -5.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £33,750 £32,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £73,750 £74,625 £76,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £43,000
% change year-on-year +11.76% -1.16% +3.61%

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 157092 170968 192910
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 89.95% 89.19% 88.57%
Number of salaries quoted 123714 142316 158568
UK median annual salary £50,000 £49,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.01% +4.21% +5.56%
10th Percentile £28,750 £28,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £78,750 £76,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £43,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +1.18% - +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 18 October 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 18 October 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 +2 1427 £52,500 +5.00% 102
UK excluding London -25 894 £47,500 +11.76% 62
London +49 560 £59,000 -5.60% 42
South East +3 304 £50,000 +5.26% 20
North of England -24 190 £45,000 +5.88% 19
South West +25 165 £50,000 +5.26% 5
Midlands -4 146 £50,000 +33.33% 9
North West -49 99 £40,000 -11.11% 8
Yorkshire +7 74 £47,500 +26.67% 7
West Midlands -31 74 £48,000 +28.00% 5
East Midlands +65 72 £51,500 +47.14% 4
East of England -3 55 £45,000 +12.50% 6
Scotland -7 49 £45,000 +5.88% 3
North East +24 18 £50,000 -13.04% 4
Northern Ireland -24 10 £38,750 -3.13%
Wales +3 5 £25,000 -41.18%

For the 6 months to 18 October 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.

1 747 (49.54%) Agile Software Development
2 532 (35.28%) Finance
3 479 (31.76%) Test Automation
4 462 (30.64%) Java
5 394 (26.13%) SQL
6 326 (21.62%) TDD
6 326 (21.62%) QA
7 303 (20.09%) C#
8 298 (19.76%) JavaScript
9 280 (18.57%) Scrum
10 276 (18.30%) .NET
11 269 (17.84%) Web Services
11 269 (17.84%) BDD
12 264 (17.51%) MVC
13 250 (16.58%) Continuous Integration
14 248 (16.45%) HTML
15 245 (16.25%) Linux
15 245 (16.25%) Unit Testing
15 245 (16.25%) Git (software)
16 238 (15.78%) Degree
16 238 (15.78%) Retail
17 237 (15.72%) Spring
18 234 (15.52%) User Acceptance Testing
19 230 (15.25%) Analytical Skills
20 229 (15.19%) Microsoft
21 228 (15.12%) JIRA
22 226 (14.99%) XML
23 225 (14.92%) SAP
24 210 (13.93%) Selenium
25 204 (13.53%) SQL Server

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
1 158 (10.48%) Tomcat
2 141 (9.35%) JBoss
3 86 (5.70%) Mule
4 72 (4.77%) Mule ESB
5 50 (3.32%) IIS
6 37 (2.45%) SharePoint
7 32 (2.12%) Elasticsearch
8 28 (1.86%) Confluence
9 26 (1.72%) WebSphere
10 24 (1.59%) CMS
11 23 (1.53%) BizTalk Server
12 22 (1.46%) Jetty
12 22 (1.46%) WebLogic
13 20 (1.33%) Apache
14 14 (0.93%) Apache Spark
14 14 (0.93%) Exchange Server 2007
14 14 (0.93%) Exchange Server 2010
14 14 (0.93%) Exchange Server 2013
14 14 (0.93%) MS Exchange
15 11 (0.73%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 42 (2.79%) Microsoft Excel
2 23 (1.53%) Microsoft Office
2 23 (1.53%) Spreadsheet
3 20 (1.33%) Microsoft Project
4 2 (0.13%) Doxygen
4 2 (0.13%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (0.066%) OrCAD
Business Applications
1 54 (3.58%) SAP CO
1 54 (3.58%) SAP FI
1 54 (3.58%) SAP FI/CO
2 48 (3.18%) SAP S/4HANA
3 34 (2.25%) Dynamics CRM
4 20 (1.33%) Temenos T24
5 11 (0.73%) VisionPLUS
6 10 (0.66%) Dynamics AX
7 9 (0.60%) SAP WM
8 8 (0.53%) SAP MM
8 8 (0.53%) SAP Retail
9 7 (0.46%) SAP ERP
10 6 (0.40%) BusinessWorks
10 6 (0.40%) Oracle ERP
10 6 (0.40%) SAP CRM
10 6 (0.40%) SAP EWM
11 5 (0.33%) Scribe Insight
12 4 (0.27%) Eloqua
12 4 (0.27%) SAP IS-U
12 4 (0.27%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 161 (10.68%) Amazon AWS
2 107 (7.10%) SaaS
3 83 (5.50%) Microsoft Azure
4 82 (5.44%) Amazon EC2
5 36 (2.39%) GitHub
6 28 (1.86%) IaaS
7 26 (1.72%) PaaS
8 10 (0.66%) Azure Active Directory
8 10 (0.66%) Google Cloud Platform
9 9 (0.60%) Office 365
10 7 (0.46%) Amazon SQS
11 6 (0.40%) Cloud Computing
11 6 (0.40%) SuccessFactors
12 5 (0.33%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
13 4 (0.27%) Adobe Analytics
13 4 (0.27%) Dynamics 365
13 4 (0.27%) Sauce Labs
14 3 (0.20%) Amazon CloudWatch
14 3 (0.20%) AWS CloudFormation
15 2 (0.13%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 28 (1.86%) Firewall
1 28 (1.86%) Wireless
2 26 (1.72%) Internet
3 24 (1.59%) AMQP
4 23 (1.53%) VoIP
5 21 (1.39%) WAN
6 20 (1.33%) NFC
7 15 (0.99%) SSL
8 14 (0.93%) Cisco ASA
8 14 (0.93%) Cisco PIX
8 14 (0.93%) DSL
8 14 (0.93%) Ethernet
8 14 (0.93%) MPLS
8 14 (0.93%) Remote Desktop
8 14 (0.93%) VPN
9 13 (0.86%) TCP/IP
10 10 (0.66%) Intranet
11 9 (0.60%) HTTP
12 8 (0.53%) SNMP
13 7 (0.46%) FCoE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 204 (13.53%) SQL Server
2 134 (8.89%) MongoDB
3 125 (8.29%) NoSQL
4 96 (6.37%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 73 (4.84%) BusinessObjects
6 68 (4.51%) Data Warehouse
7 57 (3.78%) PostgreSQL
8 50 (3.32%) Hadoop
9 49 (3.25%) Relational Database
10 44 (2.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 41 (2.72%) Big Data
12 35 (2.32%) MySQL
13 34 (2.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 28 (1.86%) Redis
15 26 (1.72%) Riak
16 25 (1.66%) Oracle Database
17 24 (1.59%) Couchbase
18 22 (1.46%) Apache Cassandra
19 21 (1.39%) QlikView
20 18 (1.19%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 245 (16.25%) Git (software)
2 228 (15.12%) JIRA
3 210 (13.93%) Selenium
4 204 (13.53%) JUnit
5 111 (7.36%) Cucumber
6 105 (6.96%) Maven
7 104 (6.90%) Jenkins
8 80 (5.31%) IntelliJ
9 79 (5.24%) Visual Studio
10 77 (5.11%) Team Foundation Server
11 75 (4.97%) Subversion
12 70 (4.64%) Mockito
13 65 (4.31%) WebDriver
14 55 (3.65%) SoapUI
15 51 (3.38%) Sonatype Nexus
16 44 (2.92%) SpecFlow
17 43 (2.85%) FitNesse
18 37 (2.45%) LSMW
19 36 (2.39%) eCATT
20 33 (2.19%) Vagrant
General
1 532 (35.28%) Finance
2 238 (15.78%) Retail
3 173 (11.47%) Marketing
4 172 (11.41%) Banking
5 132 (8.75%) Manufacturing
6 119 (7.89%) Electronics
7 113 (7.49%) Telecoms
8 99 (6.56%) Publishing
9 97 (6.43%) Investment Banking
10 81 (5.37%) Retail Banking
11 44 (2.92%) Financial Institution
12 43 (2.85%) Billing
13 41 (2.72%) General Ledger
14 32 (2.12%) Back Office
15 20 (1.33%) Games
16 19 (1.26%) Front Office
17 12 (0.80%) Military
18 11 (0.73%) International Banking
18 11 (0.73%) Vietnamese Language
19 9 (0.60%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 574 (38.06%) Developer
2 233 (15.45%) Java Developer
3 226 (14.99%) Analyst
4 181 (12.00%) Consultant
5 150 (9.95%) Senior Developer
6 148 (9.81%) Test Analyst
7 110 (7.29%) Senior Java Developer
8 99 (6.56%) C# Developer
9 98 (6.50%) SAP Consultant
10 95 (6.30%) Tester
11 87 (5.77%) .NET Developer
12 72 (4.77%) Software Engineer
13 69 (4.58%) C# .NET Developer
14 66 (4.38%) Oracle Developer
14 66 (4.38%) Test Manager
15 65 (4.31%) Software Developer
16 61 (4.05%) Test Engineer
17 56 (3.71%) Senior Analyst
18 53 (3.51%) Full Stack Developer
19 51 (3.38%) Senior Oracle Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 276 (18.30%) .NET
2 269 (17.84%) Web Services
3 248 (16.45%) HTML
4 237 (15.72%) Spring
5 226 (14.99%) XML
6 197 (13.06%) CSS
7 175 (11.60%) SOAP
8 174 (11.54%) Hibernate
9 170 (11.27%) AngularJS
10 154 (10.21%) REST
11 153 (10.15%) JSON
12 140 (9.28%) ASP.NET
13 123 (8.16%) RESTful
14 117 (7.76%) JPA
15 103 (6.83%) Spring MVC
16 94 (6.23%) jQuery
17 91 (6.03%) Spring Integration
18 90 (5.97%) JMS
19 85 (5.64%) .NET Framework
19 85 (5.64%) Apache Camel
Miscellaneous
1 230 (15.25%) Analytical Skills
2 172 (11.41%) Computer Science
3 112 (7.43%) User Experience
4 84 (5.57%) Management Information System
5 50 (3.32%) Mobile App
6 49 (3.25%) Greenfield Project
7 36 (2.39%) LIMS
7 36 (2.39%) NHS
8 33 (2.19%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 25 (1.66%) Enterprise Software
10 23 (1.53%) Mobile Payment
11 22 (1.46%) Fintech
12 20 (1.33%) Contactless
12 20 (1.33%) EMV
12 20 (1.33%) Smartcard
13 16 (1.06%) Clustering
13 16 (1.06%) Digital Currency
13 16 (1.06%) Digital TV
13 16 (1.06%) Virtual Team
14 15 (0.99%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 245 (16.25%) Linux
2 163 (10.81%) Windows
3 122 (8.09%) Unix
4 36 (2.39%) Windows Server
5 26 (1.72%) Windows Server 2008
5 26 (1.72%) Windows Server 2012
6 19 (1.26%) Apple iOS
7 16 (1.06%) Android
8 14 (0.93%) Windows Server 2003
9 8 (0.53%) MVS
10 7 (0.46%) Embedded Linux
11 5 (0.33%) CoreOS
12 4 (0.27%) AIX
12 4 (0.27%) Mac OS
12 4 (0.27%) Solaris
13 3 (0.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 3 (0.20%) Ubuntu
13 3 (0.20%) Windows 7
13 3 (0.20%) Windows Embedded Compact
13 3 (0.20%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 747 (49.54%) Agile Software Development
2 479 (31.76%) Test Automation
3 326 (21.62%) TDD
4 280 (18.57%) Scrum
5 269 (17.84%) BDD
6 264 (17.51%) MVC
7 250 (16.58%) Continuous Integration
8 245 (16.25%) Unit Testing
9 234 (15.52%) User Acceptance Testing
10 202 (13.40%) System Integration Testing
11 179 (11.87%) SDLC
12 174 (11.54%) Test Strategy
13 172 (11.41%) Kanban
14 171 (11.34%) Regression Testing
15 168 (11.14%) Test Scripting
16 152 (10.08%) Software Engineering
17 148 (9.81%) Functional Testing
18 143 (9.48%) System Testing
19 140 (9.28%) Business Intelligence
19 140 (9.28%) OO
Programming Languages
1 462 (30.64%) Java
2 394 (26.13%) SQL
3 303 (20.09%) C#
4 298 (19.76%) JavaScript
5 170 (11.27%) Python
6 112 (7.43%) Bash Shell
7 79 (5.24%) C
7 79 (5.24%) PL/SQL
8 71 (4.71%) Perl
9 65 (4.31%) Ruby
10 64 (4.24%) C++
11 56 (3.71%) T-SQL
12 48 (3.18%) PowerShell
13 45 (2.98%) ABAP
14 31 (2.06%) Shell Script
15 27 (1.79%) VB.NET
16 26 (1.72%) Groovy
17 23 (1.53%) PHP
18 21 (1.39%) Go
19 19 (1.26%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 238 (15.78%) Degree
2 100 (6.63%) ISTQB
3 93 (6.17%) Computer Science Degree
4 90 (5.97%) Security Cleared
5 86 (5.70%) ISEB
6 57 (3.78%) SC Cleared
7 54 (3.58%) Microsoft Certification
8 48 (3.18%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 46 (3.05%) Master's Degree
10 37 (2.45%) MCSE
11 28 (1.86%) DV Cleared
12 21 (1.39%) CCNA
12 21 (1.39%) Cisco Certification
13 20 (1.33%) MCP
14 17 (1.13%) Sun Certification
15 14 (0.93%) CCIE
15 14 (0.93%) MCITP
15 14 (0.93%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
15 14 (0.93%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
16 9 (0.60%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 326 (21.62%) QA
2 21 (1.39%) SLA
3 14 (0.93%) MiFID
4 12 (0.80%) PMO
5 10 (0.66%) ISO 20022
5 10 (0.66%) ISO 8583
6 8 (0.53%) GMP
7 6 (0.40%) IFRS
8 4 (0.27%) EMIR
9 3 (0.20%) COSO
9 3 (0.20%) ISO 9001
9 3 (0.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 3 (0.20%) MISRA
9 3 (0.20%) MISRA C
10 2 (0.13%) DICOM
10 2 (0.13%) HL7
10 2 (0.13%) IEC 62304
10 2 (0.13%) ISO 13485
11 1 (0.066%) Actionable Recommendations
11 1 (0.066%) ISO/IEC 15288
System Software
1 67 (4.44%) Docker
2 38 (2.52%) Active Directory
3 36 (2.39%) VMware Infrastructure
4 14 (0.93%) Terminal Services
5 7 (0.46%) NFS
5 7 (0.46%) Samba
5 7 (0.46%) VMware ESXi
5 7 (0.46%) VMware NSX
6 5 (0.33%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 5 (0.33%) LXC
7 4 (0.27%) HDFS
8 3 (0.20%) Apache Flume
8 3 (0.20%) Hyper-V
9 2 (0.13%) KVM
9 2 (0.13%) Xen
10 1 (0.066%) Corosync
10 1 (0.066%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 51 (3.38%) Puppet
2 47 (3.12%) HP Quality Center
3 45 (2.98%) Ansible
4 37 (2.45%) Opscode Chef
5 21 (1.39%) vCenter Server
6 17 (1.13%) Cobbler
7 14 (0.93%) Backup Exec
7 14 (0.93%) Nagios
8 8 (0.53%) Mesos
9 7 (0.46%) Kubernetes
10 5 (0.33%) Graphite
10 5 (0.33%) Icinga
11 4 (0.27%) Microsoft Intune
11 4 (0.27%) SCCM
11 4 (0.27%) ZABBIX
12 3 (0.20%) CA Single Sign-On
12 3 (0.20%) Kibana
12 3 (0.20%) SCOM
13 2 (0.13%) Marathon
13 2 (0.13%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 229 (15.19%) Microsoft
2 225 (14.92%) SAP
3 157 (10.41%) Oracle
4 81 (5.37%) TIBCO
5 70 (4.64%) Tableau
6 69 (4.58%) Apple
7 52 (3.45%) VMware
8 46 (3.05%) HP
9 39 (2.59%) Atlassian
10 36 (2.39%) IBM
11 35 (2.32%) Cognizant
12 20 (1.33%) Hyperion
12 20 (1.33%) Temenos
13 18 (1.19%) Cisco
14 17 (1.13%) ServiceNow
15 15 (0.99%) Google
15 15 (0.99%) Juniper
15 15 (0.99%) MuleSoft
16 14 (0.93%) Dell
16 14 (0.93%) Veritas