Period
to 26 September 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 26 September 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Integration Testing
UK
6 months to
26 Sep 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 372 355 406
Rank change year-on-year -17 +51 +49
Permanent jobs citing Integration Testing 1486 1657 1641
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.84% 0.86% 0.75%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.93% 0.96% 0.85%
Number of salaries quoted 1072 1275 1272
UK median annual salary £52,500 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.53% -5.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £34,000 £32,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £77,500 £75,750 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £44,500
% change year-on-year +11.76% -4.49% +8.54%

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 159505 171809 193501
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 89.91% 89.13% 88.32%
Number of salaries quoted 125527 143321 159045
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 £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

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 26 September 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 26 September 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 -10 1416 £52,500 +10.53% 59
UK excluding London -48 888 £47,500 +11.76% 39
London +47 549 £60,000 -4.00% 23
South East -12 290 £50,000 +11.11% 7
North of England -51 197 £45,000 +5.88% 19
South West +19 179 £50,000 +11.11% 4
Midlands -13 142 £50,000 +33.33% 5
North West -54 100 £42,500 -5.56% 9
West Midlands -26 88 £47,500 +26.67% 3
Yorkshire -2 74 £47,500 +26.67% 9
East Midlands +45 58 £50,000 +42.86% 2
East of England -12 53 £45,000 +12.50% 1
Scotland -17 46 £45,000 +5.88% 3
North East +20 24 £50,000 -13.04% 1
Northern Ireland -20 9 £37,500 -6.25%
Wales -13 5 £25,000 -44.44%

For the 6 months to 26 September 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.

1 746 (50.20%) Agile Software Development
2 521 (35.06%) Finance
3 467 (31.43%) Test Automation
4 463 (31.16%) Java
5 391 (26.31%) SQL
6 344 (23.15%) TDD
7 302 (20.32%) QA
8 299 (20.12%) Scrum
9 297 (19.99%) C#
10 283 (19.04%) .NET
11 282 (18.98%) JavaScript
12 281 (18.91%) BDD
13 280 (18.84%) MVC
14 271 (18.24%) Continuous Integration
15 270 (18.17%) Web Services
16 263 (17.70%) Git (software)
17 257 (17.29%) Unit Testing
17 257 (17.29%) HTML
18 255 (17.16%) Spring
19 248 (16.69%) Linux
20 241 (16.22%) Microsoft
20 241 (16.22%) JIRA
21 240 (16.15%) Degree
22 237 (15.95%) Retail
23 225 (15.14%) SAP
23 225 (15.14%) User Acceptance Testing
24 220 (14.80%) XML
25 217 (14.60%) Selenium
26 212 (14.27%) SQL Server
26 212 (14.27%) JUnit

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
1 161 (10.83%) Tomcat
2 143 (9.62%) JBoss
3 97 (6.53%) Mule
4 79 (5.32%) Mule ESB
5 52 (3.50%) IIS
6 35 (2.36%) Confluence
7 30 (2.02%) SharePoint
8 27 (1.82%) CMS
8 27 (1.82%) Elasticsearch
9 26 (1.75%) Apache
10 23 (1.55%) WebSphere
11 21 (1.41%) BizTalk Server
11 21 (1.41%) Jetty
11 21 (1.41%) WebLogic
12 20 (1.35%) Apache Solr
12 20 (1.35%) nginx
13 14 (0.94%) Exchange Server 2007
13 14 (0.94%) Exchange Server 2010
13 14 (0.94%) Exchange Server 2013
13 14 (0.94%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 43 (2.89%) Microsoft Excel
2 22 (1.48%) Microsoft Office
2 22 (1.48%) Spreadsheet
3 21 (1.41%) Microsoft Project
4 3 (0.20%) HipChat
5 2 (0.13%) Doxygen
6 1 (0.067%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 1 (0.067%) OrCAD
6 1 (0.067%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 55 (3.70%) SAP CO
1 55 (3.70%) SAP FI
1 55 (3.70%) SAP FI/CO
2 45 (3.03%) SAP S/4HANA
3 33 (2.22%) Dynamics CRM
4 20 (1.35%) Temenos T24
5 12 (0.81%) SAP MM
5 12 (0.81%) SAP WM
6 11 (0.74%) Dynamics AX
6 11 (0.74%) VisionPLUS
7 7 (0.47%) SAP ERP
8 6 (0.40%) Oracle ERP
9 5 (0.34%) SAP Retail
10 4 (0.27%) BusinessWorks
10 4 (0.27%) Magento
10 4 (0.27%) Payment Gateway
10 4 (0.27%) SAP CRM
10 4 (0.27%) SAP IS-U
11 3 (0.20%) SAP QM
11 3 (0.20%) Siebel CRM
Cloud Services
1 177 (11.91%) Amazon AWS
2 110 (7.40%) SaaS
3 104 (7.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 84 (5.65%) Amazon EC2
5 46 (3.10%) GitHub
6 33 (2.22%) IaaS
7 30 (2.02%) PaaS
8 12 (0.81%) Azure Active Directory
8 12 (0.81%) Google Cloud Platform
9 11 (0.74%) Office 365
10 7 (0.47%) Amazon SQS
11 6 (0.40%) Cloud Computing
12 5 (0.34%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
12 5 (0.34%) Dynamics 365
12 5 (0.34%) SuccessFactors
13 4 (0.27%) npm
14 3 (0.20%) Amazon CloudWatch
14 3 (0.20%) AWS CloudFormation
15 1 (0.067%) iPaaS
15 1 (0.067%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 28 (1.88%) Internet
2 25 (1.68%) Wireless
3 23 (1.55%) AMQP
3 23 (1.55%) Firewall
4 22 (1.48%) VoIP
5 20 (1.35%) WAN
6 19 (1.28%) NFC
7 15 (1.01%) MPLS
7 15 (1.01%) SSL
8 14 (0.94%) Cisco ASA
8 14 (0.94%) Cisco PIX
8 14 (0.94%) DSL
8 14 (0.94%) Ethernet
8 14 (0.94%) Remote Desktop
8 14 (0.94%) VPN
9 13 (0.87%) HTTP
10 8 (0.54%) TCP/IP
11 7 (0.47%) Intranet
12 6 (0.40%) LAN
13 5 (0.34%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 212 (14.27%) SQL Server
2 151 (10.16%) MongoDB
3 129 (8.68%) NoSQL
4 93 (6.26%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 71 (4.78%) BusinessObjects
5 71 (4.78%) Data Warehouse
6 60 (4.04%) PostgreSQL
7 51 (3.43%) Hadoop
8 49 (3.30%) Relational Database
9 48 (3.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 41 (2.76%) Big Data
11 36 (2.42%) MySQL
11 36 (2.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 28 (1.88%) Oracle Database
13 27 (1.82%) Redis
14 25 (1.68%) Apache Cassandra
14 25 (1.68%) Riak
15 23 (1.55%) Couchbase
16 19 (1.28%) QlikView
17 18 (1.21%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 263 (17.70%) Git (software)
2 241 (16.22%) JIRA
3 217 (14.60%) Selenium
4 212 (14.27%) JUnit
5 117 (7.87%) Jenkins
6 106 (7.13%) Maven
7 93 (6.26%) Cucumber
8 92 (6.19%) Team Foundation Server
9 87 (5.85%) IntelliJ
10 83 (5.59%) Visual Studio
11 70 (4.71%) Mockito
12 69 (4.64%) Subversion
13 66 (4.44%) WebDriver
14 54 (3.63%) SpecFlow
15 51 (3.43%) Sonatype Nexus
16 46 (3.10%) SoapUI
17 44 (2.96%) FitNesse
18 41 (2.76%) NUnit
19 38 (2.56%) HP UFT
20 35 (2.36%) LSMW
General
1 521 (35.06%) Finance
2 237 (15.95%) Retail
3 177 (11.91%) Marketing
4 174 (11.71%) Banking
5 132 (8.88%) Manufacturing
6 122 (8.21%) Electronics
7 115 (7.74%) Telecoms
8 96 (6.46%) Investment Banking
9 93 (6.26%) Publishing
10 81 (5.45%) Retail Banking
11 44 (2.96%) General Ledger
12 40 (2.69%) Financial Institution
13 37 (2.49%) Billing
14 32 (2.15%) Back Office
15 22 (1.48%) Front Office
16 18 (1.21%) Games
17 13 (0.87%) Military
18 11 (0.74%) International Banking
19 9 (0.61%) Pharmaceutical
20 8 (0.54%) Vietnamese Language
Job Titles
1 566 (38.09%) Developer
2 236 (15.88%) Java Developer
3 226 (15.21%) Analyst
4 170 (11.44%) Consultant
5 149 (10.03%) Senior Developer
6 146 (9.83%) Test Analyst
7 114 (7.67%) Senior Java Developer
8 93 (6.26%) SAP Consultant
9 87 (5.85%) C# Developer
10 86 (5.79%) .NET Developer
11 79 (5.32%) Tester
12 70 (4.71%) Software Developer
12 70 (4.71%) Software Engineer
13 67 (4.51%) Architect
13 67 (4.51%) Test Manager
14 66 (4.44%) Oracle Developer
15 63 (4.24%) C# .NET Developer
15 63 (4.24%) Test Engineer
16 52 (3.50%) Senior Analyst
17 51 (3.43%) Senior Oracle Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 283 (19.04%) .NET
2 270 (18.17%) Web Services
3 257 (17.29%) HTML
4 255 (17.16%) Spring
5 220 (14.80%) XML
6 198 (13.32%) CSS
7 188 (12.65%) Hibernate
8 179 (12.05%) SOAP
9 175 (11.78%) AngularJS
10 172 (11.57%) REST
11 168 (11.31%) JSON
12 149 (10.03%) ASP.NET
13 125 (8.41%) RESTful
14 121 (8.14%) JPA
15 108 (7.27%) Spring MVC
16 98 (6.59%) Spring Integration
17 94 (6.33%) HTML5
18 91 (6.12%) jQuery
19 90 (6.06%) Apache Camel
20 88 (5.92%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 204 (13.73%) Analytical Skills
2 177 (11.91%) Computer Science
3 126 (8.48%) User Experience
4 87 (5.85%) Management Information System
5 63 (4.24%) Greenfield Project
6 54 (3.63%) Mobile App
7 37 (2.49%) NHS
8 33 (2.22%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 30 (2.02%) LIMS
10 29 (1.95%) Fintech
11 23 (1.55%) Enterprise Software
12 21 (1.41%) Blog
13 20 (1.35%) Virtual Team
14 19 (1.28%) Contactless
14 19 (1.28%) Digital Currency
14 19 (1.28%) Digital TV
14 19 (1.28%) EMV
14 19 (1.28%) Mobile Payment
14 19 (1.28%) Smartcard
15 17 (1.14%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 248 (16.69%) Linux
2 158 (10.63%) Windows
3 115 (7.74%) Unix
4 36 (2.42%) Windows Server
5 30 (2.02%) Windows Server 2012
6 26 (1.75%) Windows Server 2008
7 22 (1.48%) Apple iOS
8 18 (1.21%) Android
9 14 (0.94%) Windows Server 2003
10 7 (0.47%) MVS
11 6 (0.40%) CoreOS
12 4 (0.27%) AIX
12 4 (0.27%) Mac OS
12 4 (0.27%) Windows 7
13 3 (0.20%) CentOS
13 3 (0.20%) Embedded Linux
13 3 (0.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 3 (0.20%) Ubuntu
13 3 (0.20%) Windows Embedded Compact
14 2 (0.13%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 746 (50.20%) Agile Software Development
2 467 (31.43%) Test Automation
3 344 (23.15%) TDD
4 299 (20.12%) Scrum
5 281 (18.91%) BDD
6 280 (18.84%) MVC
7 271 (18.24%) Continuous Integration
8 257 (17.29%) Unit Testing
9 225 (15.14%) User Acceptance Testing
10 201 (13.53%) System Integration Testing
11 175 (11.78%) SDLC
12 172 (11.57%) Test Strategy
13 170 (11.44%) Kanban
14 161 (10.83%) Test Scripting
15 160 (10.77%) Regression Testing
16 153 (10.30%) System Testing
17 145 (9.76%) Business Intelligence
18 144 (9.69%) Software Engineering
19 143 (9.62%) OO
20 134 (9.02%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 463 (31.16%) Java
2 391 (26.31%) SQL
3 297 (19.99%) C#
4 282 (18.98%) JavaScript
5 152 (10.23%) Python
6 104 (7.00%) Bash Shell
7 78 (5.25%) PL/SQL
8 67 (4.51%) Perl
9 65 (4.37%) Ruby
10 57 (3.84%) C
11 54 (3.63%) T-SQL
12 51 (3.43%) C++
13 43 (2.89%) PowerShell
14 42 (2.83%) ABAP
15 30 (2.02%) Groovy
16 28 (1.88%) VB.NET
17 27 (1.82%) Shell Script
18 22 (1.48%) VBScript
19 20 (1.35%) PHP
19 20 (1.35%) Scala
Qualifications
1 240 (16.15%) Degree
2 105 (7.07%) ISTQB
3 103 (6.93%) Computer Science Degree
4 89 (5.99%) ISEB
5 82 (5.52%) Security Cleared
6 57 (3.84%) SC Cleared
7 52 (3.50%) Microsoft Certification
8 50 (3.36%) Master's Degree
9 44 (2.96%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 33 (2.22%) MCSE
11 23 (1.55%) DV Cleared
12 20 (1.35%) MCP
13 18 (1.21%) Cisco Certification
14 17 (1.14%) CCNA
15 14 (0.94%) CCIE
15 14 (0.94%) MCITP
15 14 (0.94%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
15 14 (0.94%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
16 12 (0.81%) Sun Certification
17 11 (0.74%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 302 (20.32%) QA
2 28 (1.88%) SLA
3 13 (0.87%) MiFID
4 12 (0.81%) PMO
5 8 (0.54%) GMP
6 6 (0.40%) IFRS
7 5 (0.34%) ISO 9001
8 4 (0.27%) ISO 20022
8 4 (0.27%) ISO 8583
9 3 (0.20%) COSO
9 3 (0.20%) EMIR
9 3 (0.20%) ISO 14001
9 3 (0.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 3 (0.20%) MISRA
9 3 (0.20%) MISRA C
10 2 (0.13%) IEC 62304
10 2 (0.13%) ISO 13485
11 1 (0.067%) Actionable Recommendations
11 1 (0.067%) ISO/IEC 15288
System Software
1 58 (3.90%) Docker
2 37 (2.49%) VMware Infrastructure
3 34 (2.29%) Active Directory
4 14 (0.94%) Terminal Services
5 6 (0.40%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 6 (0.40%) Hyper-V
5 6 (0.40%) LXC
6 3 (0.20%) HDFS
6 3 (0.20%) NFS
6 3 (0.20%) Samba
6 3 (0.20%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (0.20%) VMware NSX
7 2 (0.13%) Apache Flume
7 2 (0.13%) KVM
7 2 (0.13%) Xen
8 1 (0.067%) Corosync
8 1 (0.067%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 46 (3.10%) Puppet
2 43 (2.89%) HP Quality Center
3 41 (2.76%) Ansible
4 37 (2.49%) Opscode Chef
5 17 (1.14%) vCenter Server
6 15 (1.01%) Cobbler
7 14 (0.94%) Backup Exec
8 11 (0.74%) Nagios
9 9 (0.61%) Mesos
10 7 (0.47%) Kubernetes
11 6 (0.40%) Graphite
11 6 (0.40%) Icinga
11 6 (0.40%) SCOM
12 5 (0.34%) HockeyApp
12 5 (0.34%) Microsoft Intune
12 5 (0.34%) SCCM
12 5 (0.34%) SCSM
13 4 (0.27%) SCVMM
13 4 (0.27%) ZABBIX
14 3 (0.20%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 241 (16.22%) Microsoft
2 225 (15.14%) SAP
3 150 (10.09%) Oracle
4 77 (5.18%) TIBCO
5 73 (4.91%) Apple
6 71 (4.78%) Tableau
7 47 (3.16%) VMware
8 44 (2.96%) HP
9 39 (2.62%) Atlassian
9 39 (2.62%) Cognizant
10 33 (2.22%) IBM
11 20 (1.35%) Temenos
12 19 (1.28%) Cisco
12 19 (1.28%) Hyperion
13 16 (1.08%) MuleSoft
13 16 (1.08%) Rackspace
14 15 (1.01%) Juniper
15 14 (0.94%) Dell
15 14 (0.94%) ProCurve
15 14 (0.94%) Veritas