Period
to 22 October 2017

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 22 October 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

System Testing
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
22 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 186 170 169
Rank change year-on-year -16 -1 +13
Permanent jobs citing System Testing 16 8 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 0.42% 0.23% 0.63%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.47% 0.26% 0.72%
Number of salaries quoted 15 7 25
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £55,000 £37,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +46.67% -16.67% -
10th Percentile £41,550 £31,750 £35,000
90th Percentile £62,500 £49,500 £54,300
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +12.50% +6.67%

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 3430 3099 3749
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 91.03% 88.27% 87.59%
Number of salaries quoted 2663 2553 3236
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +1.12% +4.71%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £66,250 £62,500
East of England median annual salary £46,250 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +2.78% - +3.45%

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 22 October 2017.

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 22 October 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 -18 15 £55,000 +27.91% 1
Peterborough -3 1 - -
System Testing
East of England

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for System Testing.

1 13 (81.25%) Linux
1 13 (81.25%) Wireless
1 13 (81.25%) Test Automation
2 10 (62.50%) Mentoring
3 9 (56.25%) Continuous Improvement
3 9 (56.25%) Numerate Degree
3 9 (56.25%) Component Testing
3 9 (56.25%) Android
3 9 (56.25%) Mathematics
3 9 (56.25%) Electronics
3 9 (56.25%) Degree
3 9 (56.25%) Firmware
4 2 (12.50%) Software Engineering
5 1 (6.25%) MVC
5 1 (6.25%) Project Management
5 1 (6.25%) C#
5 1 (6.25%) HTML
5 1 (6.25%) JavaScript
5 1 (6.25%) SQL
5 1 (6.25%) .NET
5 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
5 1 (6.25%) CSS
5 1 (6.25%) Ajax
5 1 (6.25%) Validation
5 1 (6.25%) Hibernate
5 1 (6.25%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (6.25%) SCADA
5 1 (6.25%) Data Protection
5 1 (6.25%) Computer Science
5 1 (6.25%) QA

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 13 (81.25%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
General
1 9 (56.25%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 13 (81.25%) Test Manager
2 4 (25.00%) Software Manager
2 4 (25.00%) Software Test Manager
2 4 (25.00%) Systems Manager
2 4 (25.00%) Test Leader
3 2 (12.50%) Software Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Automation Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Developer
4 1 (6.25%) QA Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) QA Software Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) QA Tester
4 1 (6.25%) Software Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Software QA Tester
4 1 (6.25%) Software Tester
4 1 (6.25%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.25%) .NET
1 1 (6.25%) Ajax
1 1 (6.25%) Angular 2
1 1 (6.25%) AngularJS
1 1 (6.25%) CSS
1 1 (6.25%) Hibernate
1 1 (6.25%) HTML
1 1 (6.25%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.25%) Computer Science
1 1 (6.25%) Data Protection Act
1 1 (6.25%) Driving Licence
1 1 (6.25%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 13 (81.25%) Linux
2 9 (56.25%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (81.25%) Test Automation
2 10 (62.50%) Mentoring
3 9 (56.25%) Component Testing
3 9 (56.25%) Continuous Improvement
3 9 (56.25%) Mathematics
4 2 (12.50%) Software Engineering
5 1 (6.25%) Acceptance Criteria
5 1 (6.25%) Data Protection
5 1 (6.25%) Defect Tracking
5 1 (6.25%) MVC
5 1 (6.25%) Project Management
5 1 (6.25%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.25%) C#
1 1 (6.25%) JavaScript
1 1 (6.25%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (56.25%) Degree
1 9 (56.25%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) QA
System Software
1 9 (56.25%) Firmware
Vendors
1 1 (6.25%) Allen-Bradley