Period
to 16 January 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 16 January 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Integration Testing
UK
6 months to
16 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 373 363 387
Rank change year-on-year -10 +24 -25
Permanent jobs citing Integration Testing 464 1,083 1,213
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.75% 0.86% 0.80%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.81% 0.93% 0.87%
Number of salaries quoted 425 781 926
Median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +3.96% +1.00%
10th Percentile £37,500 £32,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £82,500 £80,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% 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 57,452 116,202 139,358
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 92.29% 92.13% 92.24%
Number of salaries quoted 46,434 93,044 111,336
Median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% - +5.00%
10th Percentile £32,500 £30,000 £29,850
90th Percentile £90,000 £87,500 £85,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £49,000 £45,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +7.69% +1.11% -

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 16 January 2021.

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 16 January 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 -20 415 £55,000 +4.76% 103
UK excluding London +25 282 £50,000 +5.26% 76
London -11 152 £68,500 +19.13% 34
South East +67 102 £65,000 +26.21% 12
Midlands +51 64 £45,000 -8.84% 14
Work from Home -63 58 £50,000 -16.67% 11
North of England +8 53 £41,500 -4.65% 27
Yorkshire +34 37 £41,500 -2.35% 13
West Midlands +30 35 £46,250 -6.30% 7
South West +45 34 £50,000 +7.53% 3
East Midlands +67 27 £41,500 -17.00% 7
Scotland +49 19 £50,000 +36.99% 6
North West +11 14 £40,500 -8.05% 13
East of England +69 6 £57,500 +23.66% 12
Northern Ireland +6 3 - - 1
North East +12 2 £43,750 -7.89% 1
Wales +29 1 £40,000 - 1

For the 6 months to 16 January 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.

1 225 (48.49%) Agile Software Development
2 155 (33.41%) Test Automation
3 133 (28.66%) C#
4 123 (26.51%) JavaScript
5 121 (26.08%) Java
6 105 (22.63%) Microsoft
7 103 (22.20%) SQL
8 102 (21.98%) DevOps
9 101 (21.77%) Azure
10 93 (20.04%) Git (software)
11 92 (19.83%) QA
11 92 (19.83%) .NET
12 88 (18.97%) AngularJS
13 85 (18.32%) HTML
13 85 (18.32%) Scrum
13 85 (18.32%) BDD
14 77 (16.59%) CSS
15 74 (15.95%) Python
15 74 (15.95%) RESTful
16 73 (15.73%) Telecoms
17 69 (14.87%) Software Engineering
18 68 (14.66%) AWS
19 64 (13.79%) Analytical Skills
20 63 (13.58%) SDLC
20 63 (13.58%) TypeScript
21 62 (13.36%) Finance
22 60 (12.93%) Web Services
23 59 (12.72%) System Integration Testing
24 58 (12.50%) REST
25 57 (12.28%) Selenium

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 33 (7.11%) Mule
2 17 (3.66%) Confluence
3 13 (2.80%) Red Hat Fuse
4 12 (2.59%) Mule ESB
5 11 (2.37%) JBoss
6 10 (2.16%) Tomcat
7 9 (1.94%) Apache
8 6 (1.29%) BizTalk Server
9 4 (0.86%) IIS
9 4 (0.86%) NServiceBus
10 3 (0.65%) Elasticsearch
10 3 (0.65%) IBM Domino
10 3 (0.65%) MQSeries
10 3 (0.65%) SharePoint
10 3 (0.65%) Skype for Business
10 3 (0.65%) WebSphere
11 2 (0.43%) Apache Spark
11 2 (0.43%) Cloud Foundry
11 2 (0.43%) CMS
11 2 (0.43%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 35 (7.54%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (1.08%) Simulink
3 3 (0.65%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (0.65%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 3 (0.65%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (1.29%) SAP APO
1 6 (1.29%) SAP S/4HANA
2 4 (0.86%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.86%) Shopify
3 3 (0.65%) Magento
3 3 (0.65%) Payment Gateway
4 1 (0.22%) Oracle Assets
4 1 (0.22%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.22%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (0.22%) Oracle ERP
4 1 (0.22%) Oracle Payables
4 1 (0.22%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
4 1 (0.22%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
4 1 (0.22%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 101 (21.77%) Azure
2 68 (14.66%) AWS
3 21 (4.53%) SaaS
4 20 (4.31%) Serverless
5 17 (3.66%) Power Platform
6 16 (3.45%) Amazon EC2
7 15 (3.23%) AWS CloudFormation
8 11 (2.37%) AWS Lambda
9 9 (1.94%) IBM Cloud
10 8 (1.72%) Amazon S3
10 8 (1.72%) npm
11 7 (1.51%) Amazon SQS
12 6 (1.29%) Amazon ECS
12 6 (1.29%) Azure Functions
12 6 (1.29%) Boomi
12 6 (1.29%) Office 365
12 6 (1.29%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
12 6 (1.29%) Salesforce Service Cloud
13 4 (0.86%) Dynamics 365
13 4 (0.86%) Mailgun
Communications & Networking
1 29 (6.25%) TCP/IP
2 26 (5.60%) Ethernet
3 22 (4.74%) Broadband
4 21 (4.53%) HTTP
4 21 (4.53%) Wireless
5 17 (3.66%) 802.11
5 17 (3.66%) HTTPS
5 17 (3.66%) MQTT
5 17 (3.66%) STUN
5 17 (3.66%) Wi-Fi
5 17 (3.66%) Wireshark
6 7 (1.51%) Network Security
7 5 (1.08%) Intrusion Detection
7 5 (1.08%) SDH
7 5 (1.08%) Software-Defined Radio
7 5 (1.08%) VoIP
7 5 (1.08%) VSAT
8 4 (0.86%) Skype
9 3 (0.65%) Internet
9 3 (0.65%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 57 (12.28%) SQL Server
2 34 (7.33%) NoSQL
3 31 (6.68%) Crystal Reports
4 30 (6.47%) MongoDB
5 23 (4.96%) Relational Database
6 18 (3.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 16 (3.45%) Power BI
8 15 (3.23%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 14 (3.02%) SQL Server 2012
10 10 (2.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 9 (1.94%) PostgreSQL
12 8 (1.72%) BusinessObjects
12 8 (1.72%) MySQL
12 8 (1.72%) Redis
13 6 (1.29%) Amazon RDS
13 6 (1.29%) MS Access
13 6 (1.29%) SQL Server 2016
14 5 (1.08%) Azure SQL Database
14 5 (1.08%) Data Warehouse
15 4 (0.86%) DB2
Development Applications
1 93 (20.04%) Git (software)
2 57 (12.28%) Selenium
3 55 (11.85%) JIRA
4 41 (8.84%) JUnit
5 40 (8.62%) Cucumber
6 33 (7.11%) SpecFlow
7 29 (6.25%) Postman
8 26 (5.60%) TeamCity
9 24 (5.17%) Jenkins
10 21 (4.53%) Maven
11 20 (4.31%) JBehave
12 19 (4.09%) Visual Studio
13 18 (3.88%) SoapUI
13 18 (3.88%) WebDriver
14 15 (3.23%) Visual Studio Code
15 14 (3.02%) JMeter
16 12 (2.59%) IntelliJ
16 12 (2.59%) Visual Studio Team System
17 11 (2.37%) Team Foundation Server
18 10 (2.16%) Subversion
General
1 73 (15.73%) Telecoms
2 62 (13.36%) Finance
3 34 (7.33%) Banking
4 24 (5.17%) Front Office
4 24 (5.17%) Marketing
5 21 (4.53%) Electronics
6 19 (4.09%) Public Sector
7 16 (3.45%) Retail
8 15 (3.23%) Investment Banking
8 15 (3.23%) Manufacturing
9 8 (1.72%) Pharmaceutical
10 7 (1.51%) Avionics
10 7 (1.51%) Military
11 6 (1.29%) Advertising
12 5 (1.08%) Legal
13 4 (0.86%) Aerospace
13 4 (0.86%) Back Office
14 3 (0.65%) Games
14 3 (0.65%) Publishing
15 2 (0.43%) Law
Job Titles
1 202 (43.53%) Developer
2 44 (9.48%) Senior Developer
3 38 (8.19%) Java Developer
4 37 (7.97%) Software Engineer
5 32 (6.90%) C# Developer
6 30 (6.47%) Software Developer
7 28 (6.03%) Analyst
7 28 (6.03%) Project Leader
7 28 (6.03%) Tester
8 26 (5.60%) Test Analyst
9 25 (5.39%) QA Engineer
10 23 (4.96%) Lead Developer
10 23 (4.96%) QA Leader
11 20 (4.31%) .NET Developer
12 18 (3.88%) Architect
13 17 (3.66%) Azure Developer
13 17 (3.66%) Wireless Engineer
14 16 (3.45%) Network Engineer
14 16 (3.45%) Principal Engineer
14 16 (3.45%) Python Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 92 (19.83%) .NET
2 88 (18.97%) AngularJS
3 85 (18.32%) HTML
4 77 (16.59%) CSS
5 74 (15.95%) RESTful
6 60 (12.93%) Web Services
7 58 (12.50%) REST
8 45 (9.70%) JSON
8 45 (9.70%) SOAP
9 42 (9.05%) React
10 37 (7.97%) Spring
11 36 (7.76%) Middleware
12 33 (7.11%) XML
13 32 (6.90%) .NET Core
14 28 (6.03%) Node.js
15 24 (5.17%) .NET Framework
15 24 (5.17%) HTML5
16 21 (4.53%) ASP.NET
16 21 (4.53%) Gherkin
16 21 (4.53%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 64 (13.79%) Analytical Skills
2 22 (4.74%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 20 (4.31%) Fixed Income
4 17 (3.66%) Greenfield Project
4 17 (3.66%) Management Information System
5 14 (3.02%) Cloud Native
5 14 (3.02%) Equities
5 14 (3.02%) Mobile App
6 11 (2.37%) Enterprise Software
6 11 (2.37%) Self-Motivation
7 10 (2.16%) Algorithms
7 10 (2.16%) Embedded Systems
7 10 (2.16%) User Experience
8 9 (1.94%) Market Risk
9 7 (1.51%) Data Structures
10 6 (1.29%) Wiki
11 5 (1.08%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
11 5 (1.08%) Hedge funds
12 3 (0.65%) PKI
13 2 (0.43%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 38 (8.19%) Windows
2 37 (7.97%) Linux
3 11 (2.37%) Unix
4 3 (0.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (0.43%) Android
5 2 (0.43%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 225 (48.49%) Agile Software Development
2 155 (33.41%) Test Automation
3 102 (21.98%) DevOps
4 85 (18.32%) BDD
4 85 (18.32%) Scrum
5 69 (14.87%) Software Engineering
6 63 (13.58%) SDLC
7 59 (12.72%) System Integration Testing
8 56 (12.07%) TDD
8 56 (12.07%) User Acceptance Testing
9 53 (11.42%) Continuous Integration
10 50 (10.78%) Unit Testing
11 47 (10.13%) Test Scripting
12 46 (9.91%) Mentoring
13 45 (9.70%) Multithreading
14 40 (8.62%) Kanban
14 40 (8.62%) MVC
15 39 (8.41%) Project Delivery
16 38 (8.19%) Coaching
17 37 (7.97%) OO
Programming Languages
1 133 (28.66%) C#
2 123 (26.51%) JavaScript
3 121 (26.08%) Java
4 103 (22.20%) SQL
5 74 (15.95%) Python
6 63 (13.58%) TypeScript
7 45 (9.70%) C++
8 32 (6.90%) C
9 19 (4.09%) Java 8
10 12 (2.59%) PowerShell
11 11 (2.37%) PHP
12 8 (1.72%) T-SQL
13 7 (1.51%) Ada
13 7 (1.51%) Ada 95
13 7 (1.51%) Shell Script
14 6 (1.29%) ES6
14 6 (1.29%) Go
15 5 (1.08%) MATLAB
15 5 (1.08%) Ruby
15 5 (1.08%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 35 (7.54%) Security Cleared
2 33 (7.11%) SC Cleared
3 29 (6.25%) Degree
4 17 (3.66%) ISTQB
5 9 (1.94%) Computer Science Degree
6 7 (1.51%) Cisco Certification
7 6 (1.29%) HNC
8 5 (1.08%) CCNP
8 5 (1.08%) ISEB
8 5 (1.08%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
8 5 (1.08%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 5 (1.08%) PhD
9 4 (0.86%) HND
10 3 (0.65%) CCDP
11 2 (0.43%) CCIE
11 2 (0.43%) CCNA
12 1 (0.22%) Microsoft Certification
12 1 (0.22%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 92 (19.83%) QA
2 2 (0.43%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.22%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.22%) MiFID
3 1 (0.22%) PMO
System Software
1 42 (9.05%) Docker
2 13 (2.80%) Firmware
3 4 (0.86%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (0.65%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 20 (4.31%) Kibana
2 17 (3.66%) Graylog
2 17 (3.66%) Kubernetes
3 6 (1.29%) Ansible
3 6 (1.29%) Terraform
4 5 (1.08%) Amdocs OSS
5 2 (0.43%) HP Quality Center
5 2 (0.43%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (0.43%) Sysdig
6 1 (0.22%) Control-M
6 1 (0.22%) Puppet
6 1 (0.22%) SolarWinds Orion
6 1 (0.22%) TeMIP
Vendors
1 105 (22.63%) Microsoft
2 27 (5.82%) SAP
3 21 (4.53%) MuleSoft
4 14 (3.02%) IBM
4 14 (3.02%) Oracle
5 9 (1.94%) Atlassian
5 9 (1.94%) Informatica
6 8 (1.72%) Google
7 6 (1.29%) Jitterbit
7 6 (1.29%) Salesforce.com
8 5 (1.08%) Cisco
8 5 (1.08%) Cramer
8 5 (1.08%) Xamarin
8 5 (1.08%) Xilinx
9 4 (0.86%) Apple
9 4 (0.86%) Sun
9 4 (0.86%) VMware
10 3 (0.65%) ServiceNow
10 3 (0.65%) Solace
10 3 (0.65%) Xerox