Period
to 15 April 2021

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 15 April 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Integration Testing
UK
6 months to
15 Apr 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 376 374 403
Rank change year-on-year -2 +29 -51
Permanent jobs citing Integration Testing 619 886 1,156
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.74% 0.79% 0.78%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.80% 0.86% 0.84%
Number of salaries quoted 432 632 867
10th Percentile £36,750 £32,500 £32,500
25th Percentile £43,625 £41,250 £38,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -
75th Percentile £71,250 £65,000 £63,750
90th Percentile £86,750 £83,750 £71,374
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +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 77,351 103,606 137,416
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 92.48% 92.16% 92.32%
Number of salaries quoted 59,501 83,213 109,234
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £30,000
25th Percentile £41,250 £40,000 £37,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year - +4.76% +5.00%
75th Percentile £75,000 £72,500 £70,000
90th Percentile £90,000 £90,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £49,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +3.16% +5.56% -

Integration Testing
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Integration Testing in the UK

Integration Testing
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Integration Testing.

Salary trend for Integration Testing in the UK

Integration Testing
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing Integration Testing over the 6 months to 15 April 2021.

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 15 April 2021. 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 -10 555 £56,757 +3.19% 117
UK excluding London +11 335 £50,000 +5.26% 85
London +13 249 £61,000 +1.67% 43
South East +10 106 £55,000 +22.22% 15
Work from Home -67 100 £55,000 -8.33% 28
North of England +2 87 £52,500 +10.53% 21
Yorkshire +39 70 £60,000 +33.33% 9
Midlands +23 53 £47,500 -2.56% 16
West Midlands +21 42 £47,500 - 11
South West +14 42 £50,000 +25.00% 21
Scotland +31 31 £50,000 +36.99% 7
North West -6 17 £45,000 -10.00% 12
East Midlands +22 9 £42,500 -22.73% 5
East of England +26 8 £45,000 -10.00% 1
Northern Ireland -6 7 £46,250 -34.40% 2
Wales +29 1 £48,900 +9.89% 2

For the 6 months to 15 April 2021, 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.

1 281 (45.40%) Agile Software Development
2 234 (37.80%) Test Automation
3 175 (28.27%) C#
4 158 (25.53%) SQL
5 150 (24.23%) Java
6 142 (22.94%) .NET
7 130 (21.00%) JavaScript
7 130 (21.00%) Azure
8 126 (20.36%) QA
9 119 (19.22%) Git (software)
10 118 (19.06%) AWS
11 117 (18.90%) DevOps
12 116 (18.74%) Software Engineering
13 113 (18.26%) Scrum
14 106 (17.12%) Continuous Integration
15 103 (16.64%) RESTful
16 102 (16.48%) Software Testing
17 100 (16.16%) TDD
18 99 (15.99%) Telecoms
18 99 (15.99%) Finance
18 99 (15.99%) Python
18 99 (15.99%) REST
19 97 (15.67%) BDD
20 94 (15.19%) Microsoft
21 93 (15.02%) SDLC
22 92 (14.86%) Docker
23 87 (14.05%) Mentoring
24 83 (13.41%) TypeScript
25 82 (13.25%) HTML
26 81 (13.09%) AngularJS

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 30 (4.85%) Mule
2 24 (3.88%) Confluence
3 19 (3.07%) Tomcat
4 17 (2.75%) Red Hat Fuse
5 16 (2.58%) JBoss
5 16 (2.58%) Mule ESB
6 15 (2.42%) Apache
7 11 (1.78%) Apache Spark
8 9 (1.45%) Elasticsearch
9 6 (0.97%) IIS
10 5 (0.81%) BizTalk Server
10 5 (0.81%) NServiceBus
10 5 (0.81%) SharePoint
11 4 (0.65%) Skype for Business
12 2 (0.32%) Cloud Foundry
12 2 (0.32%) CMS
12 2 (0.32%) WordPress
13 1 (0.16%) MS Exchange
13 1 (0.16%) MS Project Server
13 1 (0.16%) WebSphere
Applications
1 14 (2.26%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (0.97%) Microsoft Excel
3 4 (0.65%) Simulink
4 3 (0.48%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 3 (0.48%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.32%) Microsoft Project
6 1 (0.16%) Figma
6 1 (0.16%) Zeplin
Business Applications
1 10 (1.62%) Shopify
2 9 (1.45%) Oracle EBS
3 8 (1.29%) Dynamics CRM
4 5 (0.81%) Dynamics AX
4 5 (0.81%) Dynamics NAV
4 5 (0.81%) Oracle EBS R12
4 5 (0.81%) Oracle SCM
4 5 (0.81%) SAP S/4HANA
5 4 (0.65%) Oracle Payables
6 2 (0.32%) Oracle Assets
6 2 (0.32%) Oracle ERP
6 2 (0.32%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
6 2 (0.32%) Oracle Receivables
6 2 (0.32%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
6 2 (0.32%) SAP APO
7 1 (0.16%) Oracle Manufacturing
7 1 (0.16%) SAP HR
7 1 (0.16%) SAP QM
7 1 (0.16%) SAP R/3
7 1 (0.16%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 130 (21.00%) Azure
2 118 (19.06%) AWS
3 34 (5.49%) SaaS
4 27 (4.36%) Amazon EC2
5 25 (4.04%) Power Platform
5 25 (4.04%) Serverless
6 15 (2.42%) Amazon S3
6 15 (2.42%) Dynamics 365
7 11 (1.78%) Azure Functions
8 10 (1.62%) Amazon SQS
8 10 (1.62%) AWS Lambda
8 10 (1.62%) Mailgun
9 9 (1.45%) Microsoft 365
9 9 (1.45%) PowerApps
10 7 (1.13%) AWS CloudFormation
10 7 (1.13%) GCP
10 7 (1.13%) GitHub
11 6 (0.97%) PaaS
11 6 (0.97%) WhatsApp
12 5 (0.81%) Amazon ECS
Communications & Networking
1 70 (11.31%) HTTP
2 50 (8.08%) TCP/IP
3 43 (6.95%) Ethernet
4 40 (6.46%) Broadband
5 39 (6.30%) Wireless
6 37 (5.98%) Wi-Fi
7 36 (5.82%) 802.11
7 36 (5.82%) HTTPS
7 36 (5.82%) MQTT
7 36 (5.82%) STUN
7 36 (5.82%) Wireshark
8 8 (1.29%) Internet
9 7 (1.13%) VoIP
10 6 (0.97%) SDH
11 5 (0.81%) Network Security
12 4 (0.65%) 3G
12 4 (0.65%) 4G
12 4 (0.65%) Skype
12 4 (0.65%) Software-Defined Radio
12 4 (0.65%) VSAT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 66 (10.66%) SQL Server
2 60 (9.69%) NoSQL
3 40 (6.46%) Relational Database
4 35 (5.65%) PostgreSQL
5 34 (5.49%) MongoDB
6 32 (5.17%) Redis
7 23 (3.72%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 21 (3.39%) Power BI
9 15 (2.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 14 (2.26%) Crystal Reports
11 12 (1.94%) MySQL
11 12 (1.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 11 (1.78%) Data Warehouse
13 10 (1.62%) Amazon RDS
13 10 (1.62%) Azure SQL Database
13 10 (1.62%) BusinessObjects
13 10 (1.62%) SQL Server 2012
14 7 (1.13%) Big Data
14 7 (1.13%) Oracle Database
15 6 (0.97%) Cosmos DB
Development Applications
1 119 (19.22%) Git (software)
2 67 (10.82%) Selenium
3 65 (10.50%) JIRA
4 40 (6.46%) JUnit
5 37 (5.98%) Jenkins
5 37 (5.98%) Maven
5 37 (5.98%) TeamCity
6 36 (5.82%) Cucumber
7 33 (5.33%) SpecFlow
8 32 (5.17%) Postman
9 27 (4.36%) Visual Studio
10 22 (3.55%) Cypress.io
11 18 (2.91%) WebDriver
12 17 (2.75%) GitLab
12 17 (2.75%) Visual Studio Code
13 16 (2.58%) CircleCI
13 16 (2.58%) IntelliJ
14 15 (2.42%) JBehave
15 13 (2.10%) JMeter
15 13 (2.10%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 99 (15.99%) Finance
1 99 (15.99%) Telecoms
2 45 (7.27%) Banking
3 41 (6.62%) Marketing
4 32 (5.17%) Public Sector
5 30 (4.85%) Manufacturing
6 29 (4.68%) Electronics
7 23 (3.72%) Front Office
8 21 (3.39%) Retail
9 14 (2.26%) Law
10 12 (1.94%) Investment Banking
11 10 (1.62%) Legal
12 9 (1.45%) Military
13 8 (1.29%) Avionics
13 8 (1.29%) Pharmaceutical
14 5 (0.81%) Financial Institution
15 4 (0.65%) Advertising
15 4 (0.65%) Aerospace
15 4 (0.65%) Games
15 4 (0.65%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 267 (43.13%) Developer
2 71 (11.47%) Software Engineer
3 64 (10.34%) Senior Developer
4 59 (9.53%) Java Developer
5 39 (6.30%) Software Developer
6 38 (6.14%) Analyst
6 38 (6.14%) C# Developer
7 35 (5.65%) QA Engineer
8 29 (4.68%) Wireless Engineer
9 28 (4.52%) Systems Engineer
9 28 (4.52%) Test Analyst
10 27 (4.36%) Automation Engineer
10 27 (4.36%) Tester
11 26 (4.20%) Lead Developer
12 25 (4.04%) .NET Developer
13 24 (3.88%) Azure Developer
14 21 (3.39%) QA Leader
15 19 (3.07%) Network Engineer
16 18 (2.91%) Test Leader
17 17 (2.75%) Validation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 142 (22.94%) .NET
2 103 (16.64%) RESTful
3 99 (15.99%) REST
4 82 (13.25%) HTML
5 81 (13.09%) AngularJS
6 73 (11.79%) React
7 71 (11.47%) CSS
8 63 (10.18%) .NET Core
9 52 (8.40%) Web Services
10 49 (7.92%) Spring
11 47 (7.59%) JSON
12 37 (5.98%) Node.js
13 36 (5.82%) 802.1X
13 36 (5.82%) XMPP
14 35 (5.65%) .NET Framework
15 34 (5.49%) HTML5
15 34 (5.49%) SOAP
15 34 (5.49%) Vue.js
15 34 (5.49%) XML
16 31 (5.01%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 44 (7.11%) Analytical Skills
2 37 (5.98%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 31 (5.01%) Greenfield Project
4 22 (3.55%) Fixed Income
4 22 (3.55%) Self-Motivation
5 20 (3.23%) Management Information System
6 15 (2.42%) Cloud Native
6 15 (2.42%) Equities
7 14 (2.26%) Enterprise Software
8 10 (1.62%) Algorithms
8 10 (1.62%) User Experience
9 9 (1.45%) Mobile App
10 8 (1.29%) Data Structures
10 8 (1.29%) Embedded Systems
10 8 (1.29%) Wiki
11 6 (0.97%) Contract for Difference
11 6 (0.97%) NHS
11 6 (0.97%) Spread Betting
12 5 (0.81%) LIMS
13 4 (0.65%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 61 (9.85%) Linux
2 18 (2.91%) Windows
3 8 (1.29%) Apple iOS
3 8 (1.29%) Unix
4 7 (1.13%) Android
5 6 (0.97%) Windows 10
5 6 (0.97%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (0.81%) Windows 7
7 3 (0.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (0.48%) tvOS
8 1 (0.16%) AIX
8 1 (0.16%) HPUX
8 1 (0.16%) Windows Server
8 1 (0.16%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.16%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.16%) Windows Vista
8 1 (0.16%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 281 (45.40%) Agile Software Development
2 234 (37.80%) Test Automation
3 117 (18.90%) DevOps
4 116 (18.74%) Software Engineering
5 113 (18.26%) Scrum
6 106 (17.12%) Continuous Integration
7 102 (16.48%) Software Testing
8 100 (16.16%) TDD
9 97 (15.67%) BDD
10 93 (15.02%) SDLC
11 87 (14.05%) Mentoring
12 80 (12.92%) Unit Testing
13 73 (11.79%) Computer Science
14 72 (11.63%) Coaching
15 59 (9.53%) Microservices
16 52 (8.40%) Regression Testing
17 50 (8.08%) Kanban
18 48 (7.75%) MVC
18 48 (7.75%) Validation
19 46 (7.43%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 175 (28.27%) C#
2 158 (25.53%) SQL
3 150 (24.23%) Java
4 130 (21.00%) JavaScript
5 99 (15.99%) Python
6 83 (13.41%) TypeScript
7 59 (9.53%) C++
8 57 (9.21%) C
9 36 (5.82%) Java 8
10 18 (2.91%) PHP
11 16 (2.58%) Go
12 13 (2.10%) ES6
13 10 (1.62%) Shell Script
14 8 (1.29%) PowerShell
15 7 (1.13%) Ada
15 7 (1.13%) Ada 95
15 7 (1.13%) T-SQL
16 5 (0.81%) Ruby
16 5 (0.81%) VB.NET
17 4 (0.65%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 45 (7.27%) Degree
2 44 (7.11%) Security Cleared
3 41 (6.62%) SC Cleared
4 16 (2.58%) Computer Science Degree
5 14 (2.26%) ISTQB
6 10 (1.62%) Cisco Certification
7 8 (1.29%) ISEB
7 8 (1.29%) Microsoft Certification
8 6 (0.97%) CCNP
9 5 (0.81%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 4 (0.65%) CCDP
10 4 (0.65%) CCIE
10 4 (0.65%) CCNA
10 4 (0.65%) PhD
11 3 (0.48%) Master's Degree
11 3 (0.48%) MCSD
12 2 (0.32%) BPSS Clearance
12 2 (0.32%) HNC
12 2 (0.32%) Oracle Certification
13 1 (0.16%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 126 (20.36%) QA
2 8 (1.29%) PSD2
3 3 (0.48%) Data Quality
3 3 (0.48%) GDPR
4 2 (0.32%) PMO
5 1 (0.16%) HL7
5 1 (0.16%) MiFID
5 1 (0.16%) MISRA
5 1 (0.16%) MISRA C
5 1 (0.16%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 92 (14.86%) Docker
2 8 (1.29%) Firmware
3 7 (1.13%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.16%) Ceph
4 1 (0.16%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (0.16%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (0.16%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 40 (6.46%) Kubernetes
2 37 (5.98%) Kibana
3 36 (5.82%) Graylog
4 10 (1.62%) Terraform
5 8 (1.29%) Prometheus
6 6 (0.97%) Amdocs OSS
6 6 (0.97%) Ansible
7 3 (0.48%) HP Quality Center
8 2 (0.32%) Icinga
8 2 (0.32%) Single Sign-On
8 2 (0.32%) Sysdig
9 1 (0.16%) Galera Cluster
9 1 (0.16%) Microsoft Intune
9 1 (0.16%) OpenView Configuration Management
9 1 (0.16%) PTC Integrity
9 1 (0.16%) SCCM
Vendors
1 94 (15.19%) Microsoft
2 41 (6.62%) SAP
3 31 (5.01%) Oracle
4 19 (3.07%) Samsung
5 14 (2.26%) MuleSoft
6 12 (1.94%) Google
7 9 (1.45%) Apple
7 9 (1.45%) IBM
7 9 (1.45%) Salesforce.com
8 7 (1.13%) ServiceNow
9 6 (0.97%) Cisco
9 6 (0.97%) Cramer
9 6 (0.97%) Snapchat
10 5 (0.81%) Atlassian
11 4 (0.65%) Sun
11 4 (0.65%) Sybase
11 4 (0.65%) Talend
11 4 (0.65%) Twitter
11 4 (0.65%) Xamarin
11 4 (0.65%) Xilinx