The table below looks at the statistics for the Junior 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 Tester in their job title over the 3 months to 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Junior Tester
Rank 104 116 126
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +10
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior Tester 1 5 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.067% 0.28% 0.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.069% 0.29% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 1 5 4
Average salary £25,000 £31,000 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-19.35% +37.77%
UK excluding London average salary £21,000 £25,000 £22,500
% change year-on-year
-16.00% +11.11%
Junior 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
1441 1712 1914
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 97.17% 95.01% 96.04%
Number of salaries quoted 1207 1486 1676
Average salary £44,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £53,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Junior Tester
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

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

Junior Tester Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Junior Tester
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

Junior Tester Salary Trend in Cambridge

Junior Tester
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridge region that cited Junior 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 Tester in their job title.

1 5 (100.00%) ISEB
2 4 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (80.00%) QA
3 3 (60.00%) Android
3 3 (60.00%) Apple iOS
4 2 (40.00%) V-Model
4 2 (40.00%) Waterfall
4 2 (40.00%) Black-Box Testing
4 2 (40.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (40.00%) Web Testing
4 2 (40.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (40.00%) Windows
4 2 (40.00%) TCP/IP
4 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 2 (40.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (40.00%) Software Testing
4 2 (40.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (40.00%) C++
4 2 (40.00%) SQL
4 2 (40.00%) Regression Testing
5 1 (20.00%) ISTQB
5 1 (20.00%) Degree
5 1 (20.00%) Android SDK
5 1 (20.00%) Android Development
5 1 (20.00%) iOS Development
5 1 (20.00%) iOS SDK
5 1 (20.00%) Mobile App
5 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008

Junior Tester
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridge region that cited Junior 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 Tester in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) iOS SDK
1 1 (20.00%) Android SDK
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (20.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Android
1 3 (60.00%) Apple iOS
2 2 (40.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Regression Testing
1 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (40.00%) Software Testing
1 2 (40.00%) Web Testing
1 2 (40.00%) V-Model
1 2 (40.00%) Waterfall
1 2 (40.00%) Black-Box Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Android Development
2 1 (20.00%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) C++
1 2 (40.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) ISEB
2 2 (40.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (20.00%) ISTQB
3 1 (20.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (80.00%) QA