The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridge with a requirement for System Testing skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited System Testing over the 3 months to 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
System Testing
Cambridgeshire / Cambridge
Rank 108 115 107
Rank change year-on-year +7 -8  
Permanent jobs citing System Testing 4 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 0.33% 0.067% 0.27%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.36% 0.075% 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 3
Median salary £60,000 £22,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +166.66% -57.14%  
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -6.25% -  

System Testing is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridge with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Cambridge
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1107 1340 1243
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridge 91.49% 90.30% 83.99%
Number of salaries quoted 824 1026 1019
Median salary £46,000 £44,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.37% -1.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £57,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

System Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridge

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cambridge citing System Testing as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for System Testing in Cambridge

System Testing
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

Salary trend for System Testing in Cambridge

System Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 27 March 2017, IT jobs citing System Testing also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cambridge region with a requirement for System Testing.

1 4 (57.14%) C#
1 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (57.14%) TDD
1 4 (57.14%) Finance
1 4 (57.14%) Selenium
1 4 (57.14%) Performance Testing
1 4 (57.14%) Unit Testing
1 4 (57.14%) Integration Testing
1 4 (57.14%) WebDriver
1 4 (57.14%) Automation Testing
2 2 (28.57%) PowerShell
2 2 (28.57%) Computer Science
2 2 (28.57%) QA
2 2 (28.57%) Logistics
2 2 (28.57%) PL/SQL
2 2 (28.57%) SQL
2 2 (28.57%) VBScript
2 2 (28.57%) VB
2 2 (28.57%) Oracle
2 2 (28.57%) Windows
2 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
2 2 (28.57%) MS Access
3 1 (14.29%) ISEB
3 1 (14.29%) Regression Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Wireless
3 1 (14.29%) ISTQB
3 1 (14.29%) Degree
3 1 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (14.29%) Test Automation
3 1 (14.29%) Test Strategy

System Testing
Top Related 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:

Applications
1 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 4 (57.14%) Selenium
1 4 (57.14%) WebDriver
General
1 4 (57.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Automation Tester
1 4 (57.14%) Tester
2 2 (28.57%) Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) SQL Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) SQL Support Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Support Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Automation Team Leader
3 1 (14.29%) Automation Test Lead
3 1 (14.29%) Team Leader
3 1 (14.29%) Test Leader
3 1 (14.29%) Test Team Leader
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Computer Science
2 1 (14.29%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (57.14%) Automation Testing
1 4 (57.14%) Integration Testing
1 4 (57.14%) Performance Testing
1 4 (57.14%) TDD
1 4 (57.14%) Unit Testing
2 2 (28.57%) Logistics
3 1 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (14.29%) Regression Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Test Automation
3 1 (14.29%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) C#
2 2 (28.57%) PL/SQL
2 2 (28.57%) PowerShell
2 2 (28.57%) SQL
2 2 (28.57%) VB
2 2 (28.57%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
1 1 (14.29%) ISEB
1 1 (14.29%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Oracle