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 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
System Testing
Rank 109 130 132
Rank change year-on-year
+21 +2
Permanent jobs citing System Testing 16 16 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.75% 0.64% 0.27%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.91% 0.78% 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 15 11 6
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £41,500 £27,125
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £45,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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
1760 2053 1807
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 82.78% 82.12% 80.31%
Number of salaries quoted 1527 1631 1532
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,075 £30,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £61,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 1 September 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 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
(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 - 11 £47,000 -
Cambridge +8 3 £35,000 -15.66%
System Testing
East of England

System Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 17 (58.62%) ISEB
1 17 (58.62%) ISTQB
2 16 (55.17%) Integration Testing
2 16 (55.17%) Test Management
2 16 (55.17%) HP Quality Center
2 16 (55.17%) HP
2 16 (55.17%) Regression Testing
3 11 (37.93%) SAP
4 9 (31.03%) Functional Testing
5 7 (24.14%) Continuous Improvement
5 7 (24.14%) Test Strategy
5 7 (24.14%) User Acceptance Testing
5 7 (24.14%) Stakeholder Management
5 7 (24.14%) Business Analysis
6 4 (13.79%) .NET
6 4 (13.79%) C#
6 4 (13.79%) Computer Science
6 4 (13.79%) Degree
6 4 (13.79%) Software Engineering
6 4 (13.79%) Android
7 3 (10.34%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (10.34%) Windows 7
7 3 (10.34%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (10.34%) Android Development
7 3 (10.34%) CMDB
7 3 (10.34%) WPF
7 3 (10.34%) SC Cleared
7 3 (10.34%) DV Cleared
7 3 (10.34%) Security Cleared
7 3 (10.34%) Analytical Skills

System Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (6.90%) SharePoint
1 2 (6.90%) ArcGIS
2 1 (3.45%) CMS
2 1 (3.45%) Sitecore CMS
2 1 (3.45%) Commerce Server
Applications
1 2 (6.90%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.90%) FTP
1 2 (6.90%) Wireless
2 1 (3.45%) VLAN
2 1 (3.45%) LAN
2 1 (3.45%) WAN
2 1 (3.45%) SMTP
2 1 (3.45%) HTTP
2 1 (3.45%) DNS
2 1 (3.45%) Firewall
2 1 (3.45%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.34%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (10.34%) Visual Studio
2 1 (3.45%) JIRA
General
1 1 (3.45%) Electronics
1 1 (3.45%) Military
Job Titles
1 11 (37.93%) Test Manager
2 5 (17.24%) Consultant
3 4 (13.79%) Programmer
3 4 (13.79%) Developer
4 3 (10.34%) AWS Developer
4 3 (10.34%) Principle Consultant
4 3 (10.34%) Test Consultant
4 3 (10.34%) Test Leader
5 2 (6.90%) Tester
5 2 (6.90%) Software Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) AWS Consultant
6 1 (3.45%) Configuration Engineer
6 1 (3.45%) Software Support Engineer
6 1 (3.45%) Senior Programmer
6 1 (3.45%) Support Engineer
6 1 (3.45%) Administrator
6 1 (3.45%) Software Tester
6 1 (3.45%) Test Engineer
6 1 (3.45%) Software Test Engineer
6 1 (3.45%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (13.79%) .NET
2 3 (10.34%) WPF
3 1 (3.45%) HTML
3 1 (3.45%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (13.79%) Computer Science
2 3 (10.34%) CMDB
2 3 (10.34%) Management Information System
2 3 (10.34%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.45%) GIS
3 1 (3.45%) Smartphone
3 1 (3.45%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 4 (13.79%) Android
2 3 (10.34%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (10.34%) Windows
2 3 (10.34%) Windows 7
2 3 (10.34%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (3.45%) Apple iOS
3 1 (3.45%) Linux
3 1 (3.45%) Ubuntu
3 1 (3.45%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (55.17%) Regression Testing
1 16 (55.17%) Integration Testing
1 16 (55.17%) Test Management
2 9 (31.03%) Functional Testing
3 7 (24.14%) Continuous Improvement
3 7 (24.14%) Test Strategy
3 7 (24.14%) Business Analysis
3 7 (24.14%) User Acceptance Testing
3 7 (24.14%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (13.79%) Software Engineering
5 3 (10.34%) Android Development
5 3 (10.34%) OO
5 3 (10.34%) OOD
5 3 (10.34%) Configuration Management
6 2 (6.90%) Change Management
6 2 (6.90%) CRM
6 2 (6.90%) ITIL
6 2 (6.90%) Asset Management
6 2 (6.90%) Manual Testing
6 2 (6.90%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 4 (13.79%) C#
2 3 (10.34%) SQL
3 2 (6.90%) Python
3 2 (6.90%) C
4 1 (3.45%) Embedded C
4 1 (3.45%) Perl
Qualifications
1 17 (58.62%) ISTQB
1 17 (58.62%) ISEB
2 4 (13.79%) Degree
3 3 (10.34%) SC Cleared
3 3 (10.34%) DV Cleared
3 3 (10.34%) Security Cleared
4 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (3.45%) NFS
1 1 (3.45%) Firmware
1 1 (3.45%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 16 (55.17%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 16 (55.17%) HP
2 11 (37.93%) SAP
3 3 (10.34%) Microsoft
4 2 (6.90%) ESRI
5 1 (3.45%) VMware
5 1 (3.45%) EPiServer
5 1 (3.45%) Sitecore