Period
to 18 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for System Integration Testing skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited System Integration Testing over the 6 months to 18 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

System Integration Testing (SIT)
England > West Midlands
6 months to
18 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 280 293 320
Rank change year-on-year +13 +27 -21
Permanent jobs citing System Integration Testing 17 37 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.20% 0.37% 0.28%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.22% 0.41% 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 14 33 26
West Midlands median annual salary £44,000 £45,000 £35,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.22% +27.66% -19.43%
10th Percentile £24,500 £34,200 £32,250
90th Percentile £56,250 £48,750 £43,750
England median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -5.00% +17.65% -5.56%

System 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 advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
West Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 7,795 9,056 10,692
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 90.40% 91.37% 90.53%
Number of salaries quoted 5,960 7,421 8,366
West Midlands median annual salary £44,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.25% - -
10th Percentile £25,750 £25,500 £24,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £63,750 £65,000
England median annual salary £52,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.00% - +5.26%

System Integration Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

Job postings citing System Integration Testing as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for System Integration Testing in the West Midlands

System Integration Testing
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Salary trend for System Integration Testing in the West Midlands

System Integration Testing
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing System Integration Testing in the West Midlands over the 6 months to 18 October 2018.

Salary histogram for System Integration Testing in the West Midlands

System 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 System Integration Testing within the West Midlands region over the 6 months to 18 October 2018. 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
Warwickshire +32 7 £48,250 +4.89% 3
Birmingham 0 4 £29,500 -26.25% 1
Staffordshire +16 2 £27,500 -36.23% 2
Coventry +6 2 £28,000 - 1
Shropshire - 1 - -
System Integration Testing
England

For the 6 months to 18 October 2018, IT jobs citing System 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 across the West Midlands region with a requirement for System Integration Testing.

1 14 (82.35%) Integration Testing
2 11 (64.71%) SQL
2 11 (64.71%) Unix
3 10 (58.82%) Degree
3 10 (58.82%) Computer Science Degree
4 9 (52.94%) Problem-Solving
4 9 (52.94%) Windows
5 8 (47.06%) BMC
5 8 (47.06%) HTML
5 8 (47.06%) CSS
5 8 (47.06%) JavaScript
5 8 (47.06%) Remedy
5 8 (47.06%) Service Management
5 8 (47.06%) Change Management
5 8 (47.06%) ITSM
5 8 (47.06%) Remedy ITSM
5 8 (47.06%) Mobile App
6 7 (41.18%) Analytical Skills
6 7 (41.18%) Test Automation
7 5 (29.41%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (23.53%) Internet
8 4 (23.53%) System Testing
8 4 (23.53%) Self-Motivation
9 3 (17.65%) User Acceptance Testing
9 3 (17.65%) ISTQB
9 3 (17.65%) Oracle
10 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Excel
10 2 (11.76%) Regression Testing
10 2 (11.76%) Finance
10 2 (11.76%) Games

System 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 1 (5.88%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 8 (47.06%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 4 (23.53%) Internet
Development Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Toad
General
1 2 (11.76%) Finance
1 2 (11.76%) Games
2 1 (5.88%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (47.06%) Applications Developer
1 8 (47.06%) Developer
2 5 (29.41%) Analyst
3 4 (23.53%) Applications Specialist
3 4 (23.53%) Applications Support
3 4 (23.53%) Applications Support Specialist
3 4 (23.53%) Support Specialist
3 4 (23.53%) Test Analyst
4 3 (17.65%) Remedy Developer
5 2 (11.76%) Consultant
5 2 (11.76%) Graduate
5 2 (11.76%) Graduate Consultant
5 2 (11.76%) Graduate Test Consultant
5 2 (11.76%) ITSM Developer
5 2 (11.76%) ITSM Specialist
5 2 (11.76%) Remedy Specialist
5 2 (11.76%) Test Consultant
6 1 (5.88%) ERP Manager
6 1 (5.88%) Junior Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) Junior Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (47.06%) CSS
1 8 (47.06%) HTML
2 1 (5.88%) JSON
2 1 (5.88%) Middleware
2 1 (5.88%) XML
2 1 (5.88%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 8 (47.06%) Mobile App
2 7 (41.18%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (23.53%) Self-Motivation
4 2 (11.76%) Computer Science
4 2 (11.76%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 11 (64.71%) Unix
2 9 (52.94%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (82.35%) Integration Testing
2 9 (52.94%) Problem-Solving
3 8 (47.06%) Change Management
3 8 (47.06%) ITSM
3 8 (47.06%) Service Management
4 7 (41.18%) Test Automation
5 5 (29.41%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (23.53%) System Testing
7 3 (17.65%) User Acceptance Testing
8 2 (11.76%) Exploratory Testing
8 2 (11.76%) Innovative Thinking
8 2 (11.76%) Manual Testing
8 2 (11.76%) Regression Testing
8 2 (11.76%) Scenario Testing
8 2 (11.76%) Test Scripting
8 2 (11.76%) Waterfall
9 1 (5.88%) Functional Testing
9 1 (5.88%) Smoke Testing
9 1 (5.88%) Test Planning
9 1 (5.88%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 11 (64.71%) SQL
2 8 (47.06%) JavaScript
3 1 (5.88%) Java
Qualifications
1 10 (58.82%) Computer Science Degree
1 10 (58.82%) Degree
2 3 (17.65%) ISTQB
3 2 (11.76%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (11.76%) Security Cleared
4 1 (5.88%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (47.06%) BMC
1 8 (47.06%) Remedy
2 3 (17.65%) Oracle
3 1 (5.88%) CheckPoint
3 1 (5.88%) webMethods