Period
to 17 January 2018

The median annual salary for a Junior Tester was £30,000 in advertised job vacancies in Cambridge during the 6 months to 17 January 2018.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Junior Tester
Cambridgeshire > Cambridge
6 months to
17 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 181 145 157
Rank change year-on-year -36 +12 +16
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior Tester 2 1 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 0.064% 0.045% 0.45%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.066% 0.046% 0.46%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 12
Cambridge median annual salary £30,000 £23,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +27.66% -21.67% +20.00%
10th Percentile £27,500 £22,250 £26,300
90th Percentile £32,500 £24,750 £32,500
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £30,000 £23,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year +27.66% -21.67% +20.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridge. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Cambridge
Permanent vacancies in Cambridge with a recognized job title 3,049 2,185 2,797
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.86% 97.37% 96.98%
Number of salaries quoted 2,269 1,846 2,355
Cambridge median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% +1.12% +11.25%
10th Percentile £29,500 £26,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £71,250 £66,250 £65,000
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%

Junior Tester
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridge

Job postings that featured Junior Tester in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cambridge.

Job vacancy trend for Junior Tester in Cambridge

Junior Tester
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

Salary trend for Junior Tester in Cambridge

Junior Tester Skill Set
Top 9 Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 17 January 2018, Junior Tester job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cambridge region featuring Junior Tester in the job title.

1 2 (100.00%) OO
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
1 2 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 2 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 2 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 2 (100.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) CSS

Junior Tester Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) CSS
1 1 (50.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 2 (100.00%) OO
1 2 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 2 (100.00%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Degree