The table below looks at the statistics for System Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridgeshire 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 119 129 118
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -11
Permanent jobs citing System Testing 12 4 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.54% 0.18% 0.89%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.65% 0.23% 1.21%
Number of salaries quoted 12 4 16
Average salary £47,500 £28,750 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+65.21% -15.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £25,050 £25,250
10% offered a salary of more than £52,400 £37,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
System Testing
East of England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cambridgeshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1834 1770 1908
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 82.58% 81.83% 73.58%
Number of salaries quoted 1474 1478 1612
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,500 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

System Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

System Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

System Testing
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

System Testing Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

System Testing
Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing System Testing across the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015.

System Testing Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

System Testing
Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing System Testing within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 27 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Huntingdon - 5 £51,500 -
Cambridge -3 1 £37,500 +25.00% 1
System Testing
East of England

System Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 8 (47.06%) Regression Testing
2 7 (41.18%) Degree
2 7 (41.18%) Test Strategy
3 5 (29.41%) Test Automation
3 5 (29.41%) ISTQB
3 5 (29.41%) User Acceptance Testing
3 5 (29.41%) Integration Testing
3 5 (29.41%) Test Management
3 5 (29.41%) ISEB
4 4 (23.53%) EPoS
4 4 (23.53%) Delphi
4 4 (23.53%) SQL
4 4 (23.53%) .NET
4 4 (23.53%) OO
4 4 (23.53%) RAD
4 4 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (23.53%) Finance
5 3 (17.65%) HP Quality Center
5 3 (17.65%) HP
5 3 (17.65%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (17.65%) SAP
6 2 (11.76%) Windows
6 2 (11.76%) MS Excel
6 2 (11.76%) Project Management
6 2 (11.76%) Microsoft
6 2 (11.76%) Active Directory
6 2 (11.76%) Software Engineering
6 2 (11.76%) Rational DOORS
6 2 (11.76%) Windows 7
6 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2012

System Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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.

Applications
1 2 (11.76%) MS Excel
Development Applications
1 2 (11.76%) Rational DOORS
General
1 4 (23.53%) Finance
2 1 (5.88%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (47.06%) Test Engineer
2 5 (29.41%) Software Test Engineer
2 5 (29.41%) Software Engineer
2 5 (29.41%) Test Manager
3 4 (23.53%) Analyst
3 4 (23.53%) Support Analyst
3 4 (23.53%) Applications Support
3 4 (23.53%) Applications Support Analyst
4 3 (17.65%) SAP Manager
4 3 (17.65%) SAP Test Manager
5 2 (11.76%) Senior Integration Engineer
5 2 (11.76%) Systems Test Engineer
5 2 (11.76%) Senior Test Engineer
5 2 (11.76%) Integration Engineer
5 2 (11.76%) Systems Integration Engineer
5 2 (11.76%) Senior Systems Engineer
5 2 (11.76%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (23.53%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (23.53%) EPoS
2 2 (11.76%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.76%) Windows
1 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (11.76%) Windows 7
1 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (5.88%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (47.06%) Regression Testing
2 7 (41.18%) Test Strategy
3 5 (29.41%) Test Automation
3 5 (29.41%) User Acceptance Testing
3 5 (29.41%) Integration Testing
3 5 (29.41%) Test Management
4 4 (23.53%) OO
4 4 (23.53%) RAD
4 4 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (17.65%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (11.76%) Project Management
6 2 (11.76%) Software Engineering
6 2 (11.76%) Test Planning
6 2 (11.76%) Requirements Analysis
7 1 (5.88%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (5.88%) Test Scripting
7 1 (5.88%) Manual Testing
7 1 (5.88%) Business Analysis
7 1 (5.88%) Software Testing
7 1 (5.88%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (23.53%) Delphi
1 4 (23.53%) SQL
2 1 (5.88%) Python
Qualifications
1 7 (41.18%) Degree
2 5 (29.41%) ISEB
2 5 (29.41%) ISTQB
3 2 (11.76%) SC Cleared
3 2 (11.76%) DV Cleared
3 2 (11.76%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.76%) QA
System Software
1 2 (11.76%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (17.65%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (17.65%) SAP
1 3 (17.65%) HP
2 2 (11.76%) Microsoft
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Great Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago