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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
System Testing
Rank 101 109 108
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -1
Permanent jobs citing System Testing 3 10 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.22% 0.55% 0.25%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.26% 0.66% 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 3 5 4
Average salary £35,000 £41,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.66% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,400 £31,000 £34,750
10% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £42,400 £41,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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
1166 1511 1271
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 83.70% 83.25% 80.75%
Number of salaries quoted 1015 1167 1094
Average salary £45,000 £41,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.75% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,300 £30,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 28 August 2015.

System Testing Salary Histogram in Cambridge

System Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 (37.50%) Microsoft
1 3 (37.50%) Software Engineering
1 3 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (25.00%) Degree
2 2 (25.00%) Windows 7
2 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (25.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (25.00%) CMDB
2 2 (25.00%) SC Cleared
2 2 (25.00%) DV Cleared
2 2 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (25.00%) ESRI
2 2 (25.00%) ArcGIS
2 2 (25.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (25.00%) SQL
2 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (25.00%) CRM
2 2 (25.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (25.00%) ITIL
2 2 (25.00%) Windows
2 2 (25.00%) FTP
2 2 (25.00%) Configuration Management
3 1 (12.50%) GIS
3 1 (12.50%) HTTP
3 1 (12.50%) NFS
3 1 (12.50%) DNS
3 1 (12.50%) Linux
3 1 (12.50%) Python
3 1 (12.50%) E-Commerce

System Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 2 (25.00%) SharePoint
1 2 (25.00%) ArcGIS
2 1 (12.50%) CMS
2 1 (12.50%) Sitecore CMS
2 1 (12.50%) Commerce Server
Applications
1 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) PeopleSoft HRMS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) FTP
2 1 (12.50%) HTTP
2 1 (12.50%) DNS
2 1 (12.50%) Firewall
2 1 (12.50%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (12.50%) Wireless
2 1 (12.50%) VLAN
2 1 (12.50%) LAN
2 1 (12.50%) WAN
2 1 (12.50%) SMTP
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) JIRA
General
1 1 (12.50%) Military
Job Titles
1 2 (25.00%) Tester
2 1 (12.50%) Software Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Developer
2 1 (12.50%) Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Systems Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (12.50%) Senior Developer
2 1 (12.50%) Programmer
2 1 (12.50%) Support Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Administrator
2 1 (12.50%) Software Tester
2 1 (12.50%) Software Support Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) PeopleSoft Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Senior Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) HTML
1 1 (12.50%) .NET
1 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (25.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (25.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (25.00%) CMDB
3 1 (12.50%) Smartphone
3 1 (12.50%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Windows
1 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (25.00%) Windows 7
1 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (12.50%) Mac OS
2 1 (12.50%) Linux
2 1 (12.50%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Software Engineering
2 2 (25.00%) Configuration Management
2 2 (25.00%) ITIL
2 2 (25.00%) CRM
3 1 (12.50%) E-Commerce
3 1 (12.50%) Change Management
3 1 (12.50%) MVC
3 1 (12.50%) Asset Management
3 1 (12.50%) Test Scripting
3 1 (12.50%) Manual Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Performance Management
3 1 (12.50%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) SQL
2 1 (12.50%) Python
2 1 (12.50%) Embedded C
2 1 (12.50%) C
2 1 (12.50%) C#
2 1 (12.50%) Perl
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) Degree
1 2 (25.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (25.00%) DV Cleared
1 2 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (12.50%) PMP
2 1 (12.50%) PMI Certification
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) NFS
1 1 (12.50%) Firmware
1 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 2 (25.00%) ESRI
3 1 (12.50%) VMware
3 1 (12.50%) EPiServer
3 1 (12.50%) Sitecore
3 1 (12.50%) PeopleSoft