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 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Junior Tester
Rank - 127 125
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior Tester 0 6 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire - 0.27% 0.34%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.28% 0.35%
Number of salaries quoted 0 6 6
Average salary - £25,000 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -19.35%
UK excluding London average salary £22,500 £22,000 £23,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% -6.38%
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
2025 2173 2002
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 96.38% 96.88% 97.85%
Number of salaries quoted 1585 1762 1687
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 8 (100.00%) QA
2 7 (87.50%) SoapUI
2 7 (87.50%) Selenium
2 7 (87.50%) JMeter
2 7 (87.50%) C#
2 7 (87.50%) C++
2 7 (87.50%) Java
3 5 (62.50%) User Experience
3 5 (62.50%) Software Testing
3 5 (62.50%) SQL
3 5 (62.50%) SOAP
3 5 (62.50%) Web Testing
4 2 (25.00%) Kanban
4 2 (25.00%) Test Automation
4 2 (25.00%) OOP
4 2 (25.00%) OO
4 2 (25.00%) Scrum
4 2 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
4 2 (25.00%) Degree
4 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (25.00%) TDD
5 1 (12.50%) DevOps

Junior Tester
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 7 (87.50%) JMeter
1 7 (87.50%) Selenium
1 7 (87.50%) SoapUI
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (62.50%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (62.50%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Software Testing
1 5 (62.50%) Web Testing
2 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (25.00%) Kanban
2 2 (25.00%) OO
2 2 (25.00%) OOP
2 2 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 2 (25.00%) Scrum
2 2 (25.00%) TDD
2 2 (25.00%) Test Automation
3 1 (12.50%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 7 (87.50%) C#
1 7 (87.50%) C++
1 7 (87.50%) Java
2 5 (62.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (100.00%) QA