Period
to 26 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire 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 6 months to 26 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

System Testing
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
26 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 181 188 174
Rank change year-on-year +7 -14 -2
Permanent jobs citing System Testing 13 16 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 0.35% 0.42% 0.22%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.37% 0.46% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 13 16 7
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £45,000 £55,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -18.18% +46.67% -18.03%
10th Percentile £39,375 £43,375 £31,750
90th Percentile £51,000 £62,500 £49,500
East of England median annual salary £37,500 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year -16.67% +4.65% +5.52%

System Testing 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 3,476 3,477 3,206
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 92.35% 91.62% 89.73%
Number of salaries quoted 2,246 2,659 2,625
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £47,500 £45,344 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.75% +0.76% +1.12%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £68,750 £66,250
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +1.12%

System Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

Job postings citing System Testing as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire.

Job vacancy trend for System Testing in Cambridgeshire

System Testing
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Salary trend for System Testing in Cambridgeshire

System Testing
Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing System Testing in Cambridgeshire over the 6 months to 26 September 2018.

Salary histogram for System Testing in Cambridgeshire

System Testing
Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing System Testing within the Cambridgeshire region over the 6 months to 26 September 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
Cambridge +25 13 £45,000 -18.18% 4
System Testing
East of England

For the 6 months to 26 September 2018, IT jobs citing System Testing also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for System Testing.

1 12 (92.31%) Python
1 12 (92.31%) Test Automation
2 10 (76.92%) Manual Testing
3 6 (46.15%) Degree
3 6 (46.15%) Stress Testing
3 6 (46.15%) Test Management
3 6 (46.15%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 6 (46.15%) Continuous Integration
3 6 (46.15%) Computer Science
3 6 (46.15%) QA
3 6 (46.15%) Selenium
3 6 (46.15%) Wireless
3 6 (46.15%) TDD
3 6 (46.15%) C#
3 6 (46.15%) Java
3 6 (46.15%) Linux
3 6 (46.15%) Cucumber
3 6 (46.15%) BDD
3 6 (46.15%) Gherkin
3 6 (46.15%) Jenkins
3 6 (46.15%) SDLC
3 6 (46.15%) Defect Tracking
3 6 (46.15%) Computer Science Degree
4 5 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (30.77%) Software Testing
5 4 (30.77%) Windows
5 4 (30.77%) Mac OS X
5 4 (30.77%) X-Windows
5 4 (30.77%) Quality Management
5 4 (30.77%) Regression Testing

System Testing
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:

Communications & Networking
1 6 (46.15%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 6 (46.15%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 6 (46.15%) Cucumber
1 6 (46.15%) Jenkins
1 6 (46.15%) Selenium
Job Titles
1 12 (92.31%) Test Engineer
2 4 (30.77%) Integration Engineer
2 4 (30.77%) Test and Integration Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Linux Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Performance Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Performance Test Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Senior Linux Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Senior Performance Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Senior Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (46.15%) Gherkin
2 4 (30.77%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 6 (46.15%) Computer Science
2 4 (30.77%) Replication
2 4 (30.77%) Virtual Team
3 1 (7.69%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 6 (46.15%) Linux
2 4 (30.77%) Mac OS X
2 4 (30.77%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (92.31%) Test Automation
2 10 (76.92%) Manual Testing
3 6 (46.15%) BDD
3 6 (46.15%) Continuous Integration
3 6 (46.15%) Defect Tracking
3 6 (46.15%) SDLC
3 6 (46.15%) Stress Testing
3 6 (46.15%) TDD
3 6 (46.15%) Test Management
4 5 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (30.77%) Acceptance Criteria
5 4 (30.77%) Collaborative Working
5 4 (30.77%) Process Improvement
5 4 (30.77%) Quality Management
5 4 (30.77%) Regression Testing
5 4 (30.77%) Scrum
5 4 (30.77%) Software Engineering
5 4 (30.77%) Software Testing
5 4 (30.77%) Test Strategy
5 4 (30.77%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 12 (92.31%) Python
2 6 (46.15%) C#
2 6 (46.15%) Java
3 4 (30.77%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 6 (46.15%) Computer Science Degree
1 6 (46.15%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (46.15%) QA