Period
to 25 July 2017

The median annual salary for a Junior Tester was £26,500 in advertised job vacancies in Cambridge during the 6 months to 25 July 2017.

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
25 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 164 155 155
Rank change year-on-year -9 0 +23
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior Tester 4 3 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 0.15% 0.12% 0.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.12% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 4 3 7
Cambridge median annual salary £26,500 £27,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.64% -8.33% -3.23%
10th Percentile £25,750 £26,250 £24,750
90th Percentile £27,250 £28,750 £32,500
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £26,500 £27,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year -3.64% -8.33% -3.23%

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridge. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Cambridge
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 2662 2488 2846
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridge 97.44% 97.11% 97.77%
Number of salaries quoted 2016 2028 2395
Cambridge median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £71,250 £65,000 £59,500
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +4.65% +1.18% +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 11 Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 25 July 2017, 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 4 (100.00%) C#
1 4 (100.00%) C++
1 4 (100.00%) Java
1 4 (100.00%) OO
1 4 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 4 (100.00%) Degree
1 4 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 4 (100.00%) Physics
1 4 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 4 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 4 (100.00%) Test Automation

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:

Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 4 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 4 (100.00%) OO
1 4 (100.00%) Physics
1 4 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 4 (100.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) C#
1 4 (100.00%) C++
1 4 (100.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) Degree