The table below looks at the statistics for System Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited System Testing over the 3 months to 21 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
System Testing
Rank 111 124 122
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -2
Permanent jobs citing System Testing 4 2 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.27% 0.11% 0.35%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.33% 0.14% 0.46%
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 2
Average salary £52,500 £32,500 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+61.53% -26.13%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,500 £28,500 £40,800
10% offered a salary of more than £58,500 £36,500 £47,200
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £36,800
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +8.69%
System Testing
Cambridgeshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cambridge region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1203 1440 1529
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 80.68% 79.43% 76.26%
Number of salaries quoted 1008 1229 1295
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,461 £30,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%

System Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing System Testing across the Cambridge region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

System Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

System Testing
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

System Testing Salary Trend in Cambridge

System Testing
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing System Testing across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 21 April 2015.

System Testing Salary Histogram in Cambridge

System Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridge region citing System Testing also 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 that cited System Testing.

1 3 (50.00%) Degree
1 3 (50.00%) QA
1 3 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 2 (33.33%) Software Testing
2 2 (33.33%) VMS
2 2 (33.33%) SQL
2 2 (33.33%) .NET
2 2 (33.33%) Regression Testing
3 1 (16.67%) MVC
3 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
3 1 (16.67%) Finance
3 1 (16.67%) CMS
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (16.67%) Automated Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Test Scripting
3 1 (16.67%) Manual Testing
3 1 (16.67%) EPiServer
3 1 (16.67%) Performance Management
3 1 (16.67%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (16.67%) Sitecore
3 1 (16.67%) PeopleSoft
3 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET
3 1 (16.67%) OO
3 1 (16.67%) RAD
3 1 (16.67%) Python
3 1 (16.67%) E-Commerce
3 1 (16.67%) PeopleSoft HRMS
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (16.67%) PMP

System Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridge region citing System Testing also 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 that cited System Testing. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (16.67%) Commerce Server
1 1 (16.67%) CMS
1 1 (16.67%) Sitecore CMS
Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) PeopleSoft HRMS
General
1 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Test Engineer
2 3 (50.00%) Software Test Engineer
2 3 (50.00%) Software Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Systems Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Programmer
3 1 (16.67%) PeopleSoft Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) .NET
2 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 2 (33.33%) Regression Testing
2 2 (33.33%) Software Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Test Scripting
3 1 (16.67%) Manual Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Performance Management
3 1 (16.67%) MVC
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (16.67%) Automated Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Test Strategy
3 1 (16.67%) Mentoring
3 1 (16.67%) OO
3 1 (16.67%) RAD
3 1 (16.67%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (16.67%) Python
2 1 (16.67%) C#
2 1 (16.67%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (16.67%) PMP
2 1 (16.67%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (50.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) PeopleSoft
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
1 1 (16.67%) EPiServer
1 1 (16.67%) Sitecore
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30 - 35k plus Pension, Healthcare, 25 days and more
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Sogeti
Salary: Excellent salary + flexible benefits
Posted: 20 days ago