Period
to 21 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Junior Tester was £26,500 in advertised job vacancies in Cambridgeshire during the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

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

Junior Tester
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 205 175 169
Rank change year-on-year -30 -6 +40
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior Tester 7 3 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 0.16% 0.087% 0.44%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 0.089% 0.46%
Number of salaries quoted 7 3 17
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £26,500 £27,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.64% -8.33% +25.00%
10th Percentile £23,950 £23,050 £26,550
90th Percentile £32,500 £28,750 £32,500
East of England median annual salary £26,500 £23,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year +12.77% -21.67% +30.43%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire. 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
Cambridgeshire
Permanent vacancies in Cambridgeshire with a recognized job title 4122 3362 3942
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.99% 97.20% 96.08%
Number of salaries quoted 3165 2796 3408
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +4.65% +7.50%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £27,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £65,000 £62,500
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year - +3.45% +2.35%

Junior Tester
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Junior Tester in Cambridgeshire

Junior Tester
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Salary trend for Junior Tester in Cambridgeshire

Junior Tester
Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Junior Tester within the Cambridgeshire region over the 6 months to 21 November 2017. 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
Cambridge -33 6 £26,500 -3.64%
Junior Tester
East of England

Junior Tester Skill Set
Top 18 Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 Cambridgeshire region featuring Junior Tester in the job title.

1 7 (100.00%) C#
1 7 (100.00%) Degree
1 7 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 7 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 7 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 6 (85.71%) OO
3 5 (71.43%) Software Testing
4 4 (57.14%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (57.14%) Collaborative Working
4 4 (57.14%) Physics
4 4 (57.14%) C++
4 4 (57.14%) Java
5 3 (42.86%) Test Scripting
6 2 (28.57%) CSS
6 2 (28.57%) HTML
7 1 (14.29%) Regression Testing
7 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Excel
7 1 (14.29%) Selenium

Junior Tester Skill Set
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:

Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Excel
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Selenium
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) CSS
1 2 (28.57%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (100.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 7 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 6 (85.71%) OO
3 5 (71.43%) Software Testing
4 4 (57.14%) Collaborative Working
4 4 (57.14%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (57.14%) Physics
5 3 (42.86%) Test Scripting
6 1 (14.29%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) C#
2 4 (57.14%) C++
2 4 (57.14%) Java
Qualifications
1 7 (100.00%) Degree