The table below looks at the statistics for the Junior Software Tester role in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Junior Software Tester in their job title over the 3 months to 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Junior Software Tester
Rank 104 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior Software Tester 2 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.14% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% - -
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 0
Average salary £31,250 - -
UK excluding London average salary £22,750 £22,500 £25,000
% change year-on-year
+1.11% -10.00%
Junior Software Tester
Cambridgeshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cambridge region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1330 1729 1481
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 94.53% 94.38% 94.03%
Number of salaries quoted 1171 1348 1295
Average salary £42,500 £40,750 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.29% +1.87%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £56,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

Junior Software Tester
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Junior Software Tester in the job title across the Cambridge region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Junior Software Tester Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Junior Software Tester
Salary Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Junior Software Tester across the Cambridge region.

Junior Software Tester Salary Trend in Cambridge

Junior Software Tester
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridge region that cited Junior Software Tester in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Junior Software Tester in their job title.

1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) C++
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) OOP
1 2 (100.00%) OO
1 2 (100.00%) JMeter
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
1 2 (100.00%) QA
1 2 (100.00%) Selenium
1 2 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 2 (100.00%) SoapUI
1 2 (100.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Automation Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Kanban
2 1 (50.00%) TDD
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum

Junior Software Tester
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridge region that cited Junior Software Tester in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Junior Software Tester in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) JMeter
1 2 (100.00%) Selenium
1 2 (100.00%) SoapUI
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) OOP
1 2 (100.00%) OO
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 2 (100.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Automation Testing
2 1 (50.00%) TDD
2 1 (50.00%) Kanban
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) C++
1 2 (100.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) QA