The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 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 3 months to 22 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Integration Testing
England / West Midlands
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 173 168 197
Rank change year-on-year -5 +29  
Permanent jobs citing Integration Testing 56 79 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 1.09% 1.27% 0.56%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.23% 1.43% 0.64%
Number of salaries quoted 40 52 14
Median salary £47,750 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +27.33% +7.14%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £35,000 £21,250
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £37,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £42,500 £44,000
% change year-on-year +11.76% -3.40%  

Integration Testing is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
West Midlands
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 4546 5539 5007
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 88.31% 88.74% 87.28%
Number of salaries quoted 3770 4307 4140
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Integration Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the West Midlands citing Integration Testing as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Integration Testing in the West Midlands

Integration Testing
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Integration Testing in the West Midlands.

Salary trend for Integration Testing in the West Midlands

Integration Testing
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Integration Testing in the West Midlands over the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Integration Testing in the West Midlands

Integration Testing
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Integration Testing within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 22 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Birmingham +16 35 £48,750 +30.00%
Staffordshire +29 12 £45,000 -2.70%
Warwickshire +9 5 £48,000 +36.17%
Coventry -11 2 £46,750 -20.76%
Shropshire -7 1 - -
Sutton Coldfield - 1 £22,500 -
Integration Testing
England

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 across the West Midlands region with a requirement for Integration Testing.

1 38 (45.24%) Test Automation
2 33 (39.29%) Java
3 28 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 27 (32.14%) SDLC
5 25 (29.76%) Microsoft
6 24 (28.57%) Selenium
6 24 (28.57%) Unit Testing
7 22 (26.19%) System Testing
8 21 (25.00%) Test Scripting
9 17 (20.24%) QA
9 17 (20.24%) Continuous Improvement
10 15 (17.86%) HP UFT
10 15 (17.86%) ISEB
10 15 (17.86%) VBScript
10 15 (17.86%) ISTQB
10 15 (17.86%) Microsoft Azure
10 15 (17.86%) Scala
11 14 (16.67%) Web Services
11 14 (16.67%) Finance
12 13 (15.48%) SAP
12 13 (15.48%) Microsoft Certification
12 13 (15.48%) OO
13 12 (14.29%) SQL Server
13 12 (14.29%) Migration
13 12 (14.29%) Software Engineering
14 11 (13.10%) Degree
14 11 (13.10%) Data Migration
14 11 (13.10%) MVC
14 11 (13.10%) JDBC
14 11 (13.10%) SOAP

Integration Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 4 (4.76%) IIS
1 4 (4.76%) Tomcat
2 2 (2.38%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (1.19%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (1.19%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.19%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (1.19%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (2.38%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (3.57%) SAP CO
1 3 (3.57%) SAP FI
1 3 (3.57%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (1.19%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (1.19%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.19%) Exstream
2 1 (1.19%) SAP CRM
2 1 (1.19%) SAP QM
Cloud Services
1 15 (17.86%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (9.52%) Azure Active Directory
3 6 (7.14%) IaaS
3 6 (7.14%) PaaS
4 3 (3.57%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (2.38%) Google Cloud Platform
5 2 (2.38%) Office 365
6 1 (1.19%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (8.33%) HTTP
2 2 (2.38%) DNS
2 2 (2.38%) Intranet
2 2 (2.38%) LTE
2 2 (2.38%) TETRA
3 1 (1.19%) PBX
3 1 (1.19%) Skype
3 1 (1.19%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 6 (7.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (4.76%) NoSQL
4 3 (3.57%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (2.38%) Big Data
5 2 (2.38%) MySQL
5 2 (2.38%) Oracle Database
5 2 (2.38%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (2.38%) Power BI
5 2 (2.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (2.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (1.19%) Azure SQL Database
6 1 (1.19%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 24 (28.57%) Selenium
2 15 (17.86%) HP UFT
3 9 (10.71%) Git (software)
4 8 (9.52%) LSMW
5 7 (8.33%) JIRA
6 6 (7.14%) Visual Studio
7 5 (5.95%) Ant
7 5 (5.95%) JMeter
7 5 (5.95%) Team Foundation Server
8 4 (4.76%) Subversion
9 3 (3.57%) SoapUI
9 3 (3.57%) WebDriver
10 2 (2.38%) Cucumber
10 2 (2.38%) JUnit
10 2 (2.38%) TestRail
11 1 (1.19%) gulp
11 1 (1.19%) Hudson
11 1 (1.19%) Jenkins
11 1 (1.19%) Mocha
11 1 (1.19%) Mockito
General
1 14 (16.67%) Finance
2 7 (8.33%) Retail
3 2 (2.38%) Games
3 2 (2.38%) General Ledger
3 2 (2.38%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.19%) Billing
4 1 (1.19%) Legal
4 1 (1.19%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.19%) Marketing
4 1 (1.19%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 28 (33.33%) Developer
2 19 (22.62%) Consultant
3 16 (19.05%) Analyst
3 16 (19.05%) Test Analyst
4 9 (10.71%) Automation Test Analyst
5 8 (9.52%) Test Automation Manager
5 8 (9.52%) Test Manager
5 8 (9.52%) Tester
6 7 (8.33%) ABAP Developer
6 7 (8.33%) SAP Developer
6 7 (8.33%) SAP PI Developer
6 7 (8.33%) Senior Developer
7 6 (7.14%) Java Developer
7 6 (7.14%) Software Developer
8 5 (5.95%) SAP Consultant
8 5 (5.95%) Senior Java Developer
9 4 (4.76%) Azure Consultant
9 4 (4.76%) Full Stack Developer
9 4 (4.76%) Infrastructure Consultant
9 4 (4.76%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (16.67%) Web Services
2 11 (13.10%) JDBC
2 11 (13.10%) SOAP
3 10 (11.90%) .NET
4 8 (9.52%) CSS
4 8 (9.52%) IDoc
4 8 (9.52%) REST
5 7 (8.33%) AngularJS
5 7 (8.33%) ASP.NET
5 7 (8.33%) HTML
5 7 (8.33%) SAP PI
6 6 (7.14%) .NET Framework
6 6 (7.14%) Node.js
6 6 (7.14%) Spring
7 5 (5.95%) ASP.NET MVC
8 4 (4.76%) Entity Framework
8 4 (4.76%) HTML5
8 4 (4.76%) J2EE
8 4 (4.76%) JSP
8 4 (4.76%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 7 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
1 7 (8.33%) Computer Science
2 6 (7.14%) Private Cloud
3 4 (4.76%) Mobile App
3 4 (4.76%) User Experience
4 3 (3.57%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 3 (3.57%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.38%) Derivative
5 2 (2.38%) EPoS
5 2 (2.38%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (1.19%) BYOD
6 1 (1.19%) Clustering
6 1 (1.19%) iPhone
6 1 (1.19%) LIMS
Operating Systems
1 3 (3.57%) Windows
2 2 (2.38%) Android
2 2 (2.38%) Linux
2 2 (2.38%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (1.19%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.19%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (45.24%) Test Automation
2 28 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 27 (32.14%) SDLC
4 24 (28.57%) Unit Testing
5 22 (26.19%) System Testing
6 21 (25.00%) Test Scripting
7 17 (20.24%) Continuous Improvement
8 13 (15.48%) OO
9 12 (14.29%) Migration
9 12 (14.29%) Software Engineering
10 11 (13.10%) Data Migration
10 11 (13.10%) MVC
11 10 (11.90%) BDD
11 10 (11.90%) Software Testing
11 10 (11.90%) System Integration Testing
11 10 (11.90%) Test Strategy
12 9 (10.71%) Scenario Testing
13 8 (9.52%) Continuous Integration
13 8 (9.52%) Project Management
13 8 (9.52%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 33 (39.29%) Java
2 15 (17.86%) Scala
2 15 (17.86%) VBScript
3 10 (11.90%) JavaScript
3 10 (11.90%) SQL
4 9 (10.71%) C#
4 9 (10.71%) VB
5 8 (9.52%) ABAP
6 4 (4.76%) PHP
6 4 (4.76%) T-SQL
7 3 (3.57%) PowerShell
8 2 (2.38%) Go
8 2 (2.38%) PHP 4
8 2 (2.38%) PHP 5
8 2 (2.38%) PL/SQL
8 2 (2.38%) Python
9 1 (1.19%) Ruby
9 1 (1.19%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 15 (17.86%) ISEB
1 15 (17.86%) ISTQB
2 13 (15.48%) Microsoft Certification
3 11 (13.10%) Degree
4 10 (11.90%) MCSE
4 10 (11.90%) SC Cleared
4 10 (11.90%) Security Cleared
5 9 (10.71%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 8 (9.52%) MCSA
7 7 (8.33%) Computer Science Degree
8 2 (2.38%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (20.24%) QA
2 7 (8.33%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (8.33%) Active Directory
2 3 (3.57%) Docker
3 2 (2.38%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (4.76%) SCOM
1 4 (4.76%) SCSM
2 3 (3.57%) Microsoft Intune
2 3 (3.57%) SCCM
3 2 (2.38%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 2 (2.38%) Kubernetes
3 2 (2.38%) SCOrch
3 2 (2.38%) SCVMM
4 1 (1.19%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 25 (29.76%) Microsoft
2 13 (15.48%) SAP
3 6 (7.14%) Oracle
4 4 (4.76%) Xamarin
5 3 (3.57%) HP
6 2 (2.38%) Google
6 2 (2.38%) Tableau
7 1 (1.19%) Sybase