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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
System Testing
Rank 112 109 105
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -4
Permanent jobs citing System Testing 1 3 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.064% 0.21% 0.72%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.078% 0.25% 0.98%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 7
Average salary £37,500 £30,000 £31,450
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -4.61%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
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
1279 1201 1324
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 81.31% 82.49% 73.47%
Number of salaries quoted 1003 1032 1103
Average salary £43,000 £41,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.87% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 5 (83.33%) Degree
1 5 (83.33%) Test Automation
2 4 (66.67%) Test Strategy
2 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (66.67%) Delphi
2 4 (66.67%) SQL
2 4 (66.67%) .NET
2 4 (66.67%) OO
2 4 (66.67%) RAD
2 4 (66.67%) Finance
3 2 (33.33%) QA
4 1 (16.67%) Test Scripting
4 1 (16.67%) Manual Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Regression Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
4 1 (16.67%) Python
4 1 (16.67%) VMS
4 1 (16.67%) Automated Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Software Testing

System Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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.

General
1 4 (66.67%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Test Engineer
2 5 (83.33%) Software Test Engineer
2 5 (83.33%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (66.67%) .NET
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Test Automation
2 4 (66.67%) Test Strategy
2 4 (66.67%) OO
2 4 (66.67%) RAD
2 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (16.67%) Automated Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Software Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Test Scripting
3 1 (16.67%) Manual Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) Delphi
1 4 (66.67%) SQL
2 1 (16.67%) Python
Qualifications
1 5 (83.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) QA
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Great Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago