The table below looks at the statistics for the Junior Tester role in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridgeshire 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 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 Tester
Rank 111 145 -
Rank change year-on-year
+34 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior Tester 14 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.66% 0.040% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.70% 0.042% -
Number of salaries quoted 13 1 0
Average salary £30,000 £24,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £23,000 £22,500
% change year-on-year
+8.69% +2.22%
Junior Tester
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cambridgeshire 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
Cambridgeshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1999 2382 2130
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 94.03% 95.28% 94.67%
Number of salaries quoted 1735 1896 1828
Average salary £43,250 £40,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.79% +1.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

Junior Tester
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Junior Tester Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

Junior Tester
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Junior Tester Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

Junior Tester
Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Junior Tester across the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 1 September 2015.

Junior Tester Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

Junior Tester
Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Junior Tester within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 1 September 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge - 14 £30,000 -
Junior Tester
East of England

Junior Tester
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 15 (100.00%) QA
2 14 (93.33%) Selenium
2 14 (93.33%) JMeter
2 14 (93.33%) C#
2 14 (93.33%) C++
2 14 (93.33%) Java
2 14 (93.33%) SoapUI
3 9 (60.00%) User Experience
3 9 (60.00%) SQL
3 9 (60.00%) SOAP
3 9 (60.00%) Web Testing
3 9 (60.00%) Software Testing
4 5 (33.33%) Degree
4 5 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (33.33%) OOP
4 5 (33.33%) OO
4 5 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis
4 5 (33.33%) Test Automation
5 4 (26.67%) Scrum
5 4 (26.67%) TDD
5 4 (26.67%) Kanban
6 1 (6.67%) Automation Testing
6 1 (6.67%) DevOps

Junior Tester
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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.

Development Applications
1 14 (93.33%) JMeter
1 14 (93.33%) Selenium
1 14 (93.33%) SoapUI
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (60.00%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 9 (60.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (60.00%) Software Testing
1 9 (60.00%) Web Testing
2 5 (33.33%) OOP
2 5 (33.33%) OO
2 5 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (33.33%) Test Automation
2 5 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis
3 4 (26.67%) TDD
3 4 (26.67%) Scrum
3 4 (26.67%) Kanban
4 1 (6.67%) Automation Testing
4 1 (6.67%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 14 (93.33%) C#
1 14 (93.33%) C++
1 14 (93.33%) Java
2 9 (60.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (33.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (100.00%) QA