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 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

System Testing
Cambridgeshire / Cambridge
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 102 100 111
Rank change year-on-year -2 +11  
Permanent jobs citing System Testing 16 6 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 1.16% 0.51% 0.21%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.32% 0.58% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 16 5 2
Median salary £55,000 £43,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +27.90% +3.61%  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -2.43% +2.50%  

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 1211 1040 1262
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridge 88.01% 89.04% 86.85%
Number of salaries quoted 922 863 1063
Median salary £50,000 £46,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.69% +2.22%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

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
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing System Testing in Cambridge over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Salary histogram for System Testing in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 18 (90.00%) Test Automation
2 14 (70.00%) Linux
2 14 (70.00%) Wireless
3 11 (55.00%) Mentoring
4 10 (50.00%) Numerate Degree
4 10 (50.00%) Component Testing
4 10 (50.00%) Android
4 10 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 10 (50.00%) Electronics
4 10 (50.00%) Firmware
4 10 (50.00%) Degree
4 10 (50.00%) Mathematics
5 5 (25.00%) C#
6 4 (20.00%) Finance
6 4 (20.00%) Performance Testing
6 4 (20.00%) Unit Testing
6 4 (20.00%) Integration Testing
6 4 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (20.00%) TDD
6 4 (20.00%) Selenium
6 4 (20.00%) WebDriver
7 1 (5.00%) jQuery
7 1 (5.00%) AngularJS
7 1 (5.00%) Defect Tracking
7 1 (5.00%) Angular 2
7 1 (5.00%) Software Engineering
7 1 (5.00%) Ajax
7 1 (5.00%) Computer Science
7 1 (5.00%) QA
7 1 (5.00%) Validation

System Testing
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:

Communications & Networking
1 14 (70.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (20.00%) Selenium
1 4 (20.00%) WebDriver
General
1 10 (50.00%) Electronics
2 4 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (70.00%) Test Manager
2 5 (25.00%) Tester
3 4 (20.00%) Automation Tester
3 4 (20.00%) Software Manager
3 4 (20.00%) Software Test Manager
3 4 (20.00%) Systems Manager
3 4 (20.00%) Test Leader
4 1 (5.00%) Developer
4 1 (5.00%) QA Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) QA Software Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) QA Tester
4 1 (5.00%) Software Developer
4 1 (5.00%) Software Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Software QA Tester
4 1 (5.00%) Software Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.00%) .NET
1 1 (5.00%) Ajax
1 1 (5.00%) Angular 2
1 1 (5.00%) AngularJS
1 1 (5.00%) CSS
1 1 (5.00%) Hibernate
1 1 (5.00%) HTML
1 1 (5.00%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 14 (70.00%) Linux
2 10 (50.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (90.00%) Test Automation
2 11 (55.00%) Mentoring
3 10 (50.00%) Component Testing
3 10 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 10 (50.00%) Mathematics
4 4 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (20.00%) Integration Testing
4 4 (20.00%) Performance Testing
4 4 (20.00%) TDD
4 4 (20.00%) Unit Testing
5 1 (5.00%) Defect Tracking
5 1 (5.00%) MVC
5 1 (5.00%) Project Management
5 1 (5.00%) Software Engineering
5 1 (5.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 5 (25.00%) C#
2 1 (5.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (5.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (50.00%) Degree
1 10 (50.00%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) QA
System Software
1 10 (50.00%) Firmware
Cambridge
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Salary: 50000-60000 Per Annum + benfits
Posted: 14 days ago