Period
to 16 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire with a requirement for Defect Tracking skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Defect Tracking over the 6 months to 16 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Defect Tracking
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
16 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 204 163 167
Rank change year-on-year -41 +4 -7
Permanent jobs citing Defect Tracking 7 17 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 0.17% 0.52% 0.55%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.18% 0.59% 0.61%
Number of salaries quoted 7 16 14
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £37,500 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.76% +13.33% +7.14%
10th Percentile £30,000 £41,250 £32,375
90th Percentile £46,100 £45,000 £53,250
East of England median annual salary £37,500 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year -11.76% - +21.43%

Defect Tracking is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Cambridgeshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 3,884 2,895 3,579
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 92.39% 88.15% 88.96%
Number of salaries quoted 2,901 2,417 3,033
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £49,500 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% +2.27% +3.53%
10th Percentile £29,000 £26,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £64,700 £65,000
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £45,344 £45,000
% change year-on-year +4.75% +0.76% -

Defect Tracking
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

Job postings citing Defect Tracking as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire.

Job vacancy trend for Defect Tracking in Cambridgeshire

Defect Tracking
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Defect Tracking in Cambridgeshire.

Salary trend for Defect Tracking in Cambridgeshire

Defect Tracking
Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Defect Tracking within the Cambridgeshire region over the 6 months to 16 January 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Huntingdon +5 4 £40,000 -
Cambridge -44 3 £30,000 -29.41%
Defect Tracking
East of England

For the 6 months to 16 January 2018, IT jobs citing Defect Tracking 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for Defect Tracking.

1 6 (85.71%) Software Testing
2 5 (71.43%) ISTQB
2 5 (71.43%) Test Automation
3 4 (57.14%) Test Scripting
3 4 (57.14%) Test Planning
3 4 (57.14%) QA
3 4 (57.14%) ISEB
3 4 (57.14%) Regression Testing
4 3 (42.86%) Windows
4 3 (42.86%) Functional Testing
4 3 (42.86%) QA Automation
4 3 (42.86%) Stress Testing
4 3 (42.86%) Traceability Matrix
5 2 (28.57%) Case Management
5 2 (28.57%) SDLC
5 2 (28.57%) Retail
5 2 (28.57%) e-Learning
5 2 (28.57%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (14.29%) Python
6 1 (14.29%) C
6 1 (14.29%) C#
6 1 (14.29%) C++
6 1 (14.29%) Legal
6 1 (14.29%) Windows Embedded Compact
6 1 (14.29%) Software Engineering
6 1 (14.29%) Manual Testing
6 1 (14.29%) Qt
6 1 (14.29%) Boost C++ Libraries

Defect Tracking
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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:

General
1 2 (28.57%) Retail
2 1 (14.29%) Legal
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Automation Engineer
1 3 (42.86%) QA Automation Engineer
1 3 (42.86%) QA Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Test Technician
3 1 (14.29%) Automation Test Lead
3 1 (14.29%) QA Leader
3 1 (14.29%) Software Test Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Test Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) Boost C++ Libraries
1 1 (14.29%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) e-Learning
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Windows
2 1 (14.29%) Windows Embedded Compact
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Software Testing
2 5 (71.43%) Test Automation
3 4 (57.14%) Regression Testing
3 4 (57.14%) Test Planning
3 4 (57.14%) Test Scripting
4 3 (42.86%) Functional Testing
4 3 (42.86%) QA Automation
4 3 (42.86%) Stress Testing
4 3 (42.86%) Traceability Matrix
5 2 (28.57%) Case Management
5 2 (28.57%) SDLC
5 2 (28.57%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (14.29%) Manual Testing
6 1 (14.29%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) C
1 1 (14.29%) C#
1 1 (14.29%) C++
1 1 (14.29%) Python
Qualifications
1 5 (71.43%) ISTQB
2 4 (57.14%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (57.14%) QA