The table below looks at the statistics for the Systems Test Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Systems Test Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 27 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
System Test Engineer
Rank 109 108 124
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +16
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Test Engineer 1 2 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.059% 0.14% 0.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.062% 0.14% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 0
Average salary £60,000 £38,750 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+54.83% -
UK excluding London average salary £33,250 £37,500 £32,000
% change year-on-year
-11.33% +17.18%
Systems Test Engineer
Cambridgeshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cambridge region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1617 1423 1936
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 95.40% 96.87% 95.23%
Number of salaries quoted 1297 1160 1649
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,479 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,240
% change year-on-year
- +4.60%

Systems Test Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Systems Test Engineer in the job title across the Cambridge region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Systems Test Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Systems Test Engineer
Salary Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Systems Test Engineer across the Cambridge region.

Systems Test Engineer Salary Trend in Cambridge

Systems Test Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridge region that cited Systems Test Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Systems Test Engineer in their job title.

1 5 (100.00%) Linux
1 5 (100.00%) Test Scripting
2 4 (80.00%) Regression Testing
2 4 (80.00%) Firewall
2 4 (80.00%) Bugzilla
2 4 (80.00%) Perforce
2 4 (80.00%) Scrum
2 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (80.00%) Ubuntu
2 4 (80.00%) Streaming Media
2 4 (80.00%) IPTV
2 4 (80.00%) OSPF
2 4 (80.00%) BGP
2 4 (80.00%) SQL
2 4 (80.00%) UNIX
2 4 (80.00%) Python
2 4 (80.00%) Client/Server
2 4 (80.00%) WAN
2 4 (80.00%) DNS
2 4 (80.00%) CCNA
2 4 (80.00%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (80.00%) Red Hat
2 4 (80.00%) Internet
2 4 (80.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 4 (80.00%) Cloud Computing
2 4 (80.00%) Bash Shell
2 4 (80.00%) JIRA
2 4 (80.00%) TestLink
3 1 (20.00%) Use Case
3 1 (20.00%) Test Strategy

Systems Test Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridge region that cited Systems Test Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Systems Test Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Cloud Services
1 4 (80.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 4 (80.00%) WAN
1 4 (80.00%) DNS
1 4 (80.00%) Internet
1 4 (80.00%) OSPF
1 4 (80.00%) BGP
1 4 (80.00%) Firewall
Development Applications
1 4 (80.00%) Bugzilla
1 4 (80.00%) JIRA
1 4 (80.00%) TestLink
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) Client/Server
1 4 (80.00%) Streaming Media
1 4 (80.00%) IPTV
2 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (20.00%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
2 4 (80.00%) Ubuntu
2 4 (80.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 4 (80.00%) UNIX
3 1 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Test Scripting
2 4 (80.00%) Scrum
2 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (80.00%) Regression Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Validation
3 1 (20.00%) Six Sigma
3 1 (20.00%) CMMI
3 1 (20.00%) Use Case
3 1 (20.00%) Test Strategy
3 1 (20.00%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) SQL
1 4 (80.00%) Python
1 4 (80.00%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) CCNA
1 4 (80.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (20.00%) ISTQB
2 1 (20.00%) Degree
2 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (20.00%) DV Cleared
2 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (20.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Red Hat
1 4 (80.00%) Perforce