The first table below looks at the demand 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 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Cambridgeshire region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
System Testing
Rank 131 131 109
Rank change year-on-year
0 -22
Permanent jobs citing System Testing 12 9 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.49% 0.38% 1.46%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.61% 0.50% 1.90%
Number of salaries quoted 12 9 31
Average salary £45,000 £34,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+32.35% -9.33%
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -6.66%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Cambridgeshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1967 1803 2101
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 80.29% 75.72% 76.62%
Number of salaries quoted 1576 1532 1807
Average salary £44,500 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.95% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,660 £32,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
System Testing
East of England

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 28 July 2014.

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 28 July 2014. 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
Cambridge -2 6 £41,500 +3.75%
System Testing
East of England

System Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, 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 (40.00%) SAP
2 7 (35.00%) Project Management
2 7 (35.00%) QA
3 6 (30.00%) HP Quality Center
3 6 (30.00%) Waterfall
3 6 (30.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 6 (30.00%) Enterprise Software
3 6 (30.00%) Risk Management
3 6 (30.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 6 (30.00%) LoadRunner
4 5 (25.00%) ISEB
4 5 (25.00%) Regression Testing
5 4 (20.00%) ISTQB
5 4 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 4 (20.00%) Automated Testing
5 4 (20.00%) Software Testing
5 4 (20.00%) HP
5 4 (20.00%) Windows
5 4 (20.00%) .NET
6 3 (15.00%) HTML
6 3 (15.00%) Java
6 3 (15.00%) JavaScript
6 3 (15.00%) Business Analysis
7 2 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (10.00%) Information Management
7 2 (10.00%) Performance Testing
7 2 (10.00%) Compatibility Testing
7 2 (10.00%) Web Development
7 2 (10.00%) Degree
7 2 (10.00%) Continuous Integration

System Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (10.00%) ArcGIS
2 1 (5.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (5.00%) Node.js
Applications
1 1 (5.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (5.00%) MS Project
1 1 (5.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.00%) Wi-Fi
1 2 (10.00%) Wireless
2 1 (5.00%) GSM
2 1 (5.00%) TDMA
2 1 (5.00%) TETRA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (5.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (30.00%) LoadRunner
2 1 (5.00%) JUnit
2 1 (5.00%) Grunt
2 1 (5.00%) PhoneGap
2 1 (5.00%) SCons
2 1 (5.00%) QUnit
2 1 (5.00%) Jasmine
2 1 (5.00%) TeamCity
2 1 (5.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (5.00%) JIRA
2 1 (5.00%) CruiseControl
2 1 (5.00%) Subversion
General
1 1 (5.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (30.00%) Test Manager
1 6 (30.00%) Service Manager
2 5 (25.00%) Testing Manager
3 4 (20.00%) Developer
4 3 (15.00%) Analyst
4 3 (15.00%) Project Manager
4 3 (15.00%) Business Analyst
4 3 (15.00%) Tester
4 3 (15.00%) Test Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) GIS Consultant
5 2 (10.00%) Business Project Manager
5 2 (10.00%) Senior Test Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) GIS Developer
5 2 (10.00%) Business Manager
5 2 (10.00%) Senior Software Tester
5 2 (10.00%) Software Tester
5 2 (10.00%) Senior Tester
5 2 (10.00%) Junior
5 2 (10.00%) Software Developer
5 2 (10.00%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (20.00%) .NET
2 3 (15.00%) HTML
3 2 (10.00%) RESTful
3 2 (10.00%) Middleware
3 2 (10.00%) SOAP
3 2 (10.00%) Web Services
4 1 (5.00%) Swing
4 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET
4 1 (5.00%) CSS
4 1 (5.00%) WinForms
4 1 (5.00%) HTML5
4 1 (5.00%) CSS3
4 1 (5.00%) Modernizr
4 1 (5.00%) Backbone.js
4 1 (5.00%) Sass
4 1 (5.00%) LESS
4 1 (5.00%) Ember.js
4 1 (5.00%) AngularJS
4 1 (5.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (5.00%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 6 (30.00%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (10.00%) GIS
3 1 (5.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (5.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 4 (20.00%) Windows
2 2 (10.00%) Android
2 2 (10.00%) Linux
3 1 (5.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (35.00%) Project Management
2 6 (30.00%) Waterfall
2 6 (30.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 6 (30.00%) Risk Management
2 6 (30.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (25.00%) Regression Testing
4 4 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 4 (20.00%) Automated Testing
4 4 (20.00%) Software Testing
5 3 (15.00%) Business Analysis
6 2 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (10.00%) Information Management
6 2 (10.00%) Performance Testing
6 2 (10.00%) Compatibility Testing
6 2 (10.00%) Web Development
6 2 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (10.00%) Scrum
6 2 (10.00%) PRINCE2
6 2 (10.00%) Data Modelling
7 1 (5.00%) OO
Programming Languages
1 3 (15.00%) Java
1 3 (15.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (10.00%) SQL
2 2 (10.00%) Assembly Language
3 1 (5.00%) C#
3 1 (5.00%) Python
3 1 (5.00%) ActionScript
3 1 (5.00%) Perl
3 1 (5.00%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 5 (25.00%) ISEB
2 4 (20.00%) ISTQB
3 2 (10.00%) Degree
3 2 (10.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (5.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (35.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 6 (30.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 8 (40.00%) SAP
2 4 (20.00%) HP
3 2 (10.00%) Atmel
3 2 (10.00%) Oracle
4 1 (5.00%) JD Edwards
4 1 (5.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (5.00%) Perforce
4 1 (5.00%) Sencha