The table below looks at the statistics for the Systems Test Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridgeshire 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 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
System Test Engineer
Rank 124 127 138
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +11
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Test Engineer 6 1 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.27% 0.047% 0.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.28% 0.049% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 1
Average salary £60,000 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+50.00% -11.11%
UK excluding London average salary £33,750 £30,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -7.69%
Systems Test Engineer
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cambridgeshire 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
Cambridgeshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2139 2029 2493
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 95.07% 96.25% 94.50%
Number of salaries quoted 1724 1680 2159
Average salary £41,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Systems Test Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Systems Test Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

Systems Test Engineer
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Systems Test Engineer Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

Systems Test Engineer
Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Systems Test Engineer across the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 26 January 2015.

Systems Test Engineer Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

Systems Test Engineer
Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Systems Test Engineer within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 26 January 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge +4 5 £60,000 +50.00%
Huntingdon - 1 £47,500 -
Systems Test Engineer
East of England

Systems Test Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 8 (88.89%) Linux
2 6 (66.67%) Test Scripting
3 5 (55.56%) Windows
3 5 (55.56%) Degree
3 5 (55.56%) SC Cleared
3 5 (55.56%) DV Cleared
3 5 (55.56%) Security Cleared
3 5 (55.56%) Test Planning
4 4 (44.44%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (44.44%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 4 (44.44%) Test Strategy
4 4 (44.44%) Use Case
4 4 (44.44%) Perforce
4 4 (44.44%) ISTQB
4 4 (44.44%) Python
4 4 (44.44%) Web Services
4 4 (44.44%) Validation
4 4 (44.44%) Six Sigma
4 4 (44.44%) CMMI
4 4 (44.44%) GIS
5 3 (33.33%) Regression Testing
5 3 (33.33%) Software Engineering
6 2 (22.22%) Ubuntu
6 2 (22.22%) Streaming Media
6 2 (22.22%) IPTV
6 2 (22.22%) Scrum
6 2 (22.22%) JIRA
6 2 (22.22%) Bash Shell
6 2 (22.22%) 4G
6 2 (22.22%) TestLink

Systems Test Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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.

Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (22.22%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) 3GPP
1 2 (22.22%) WAN
1 2 (22.22%) DNS
1 2 (22.22%) Internet
1 2 (22.22%) 3G
1 2 (22.22%) OSPF
1 2 (22.22%) BGP
1 2 (22.22%) Firewall
1 2 (22.22%) Wireless
1 2 (22.22%) LTE
1 2 (22.22%) 4G
Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Bugzilla
1 2 (22.22%) JIRA
1 2 (22.22%) TestLink
2 1 (11.11%) Rational DOORS
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (44.44%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) GIS
1 4 (44.44%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (22.22%) Client/Server
2 2 (22.22%) Streaming Media
2 2 (22.22%) IPTV
3 1 (11.11%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 8 (88.89%) Linux
2 5 (55.56%) Windows
3 2 (22.22%) UNIX
3 2 (22.22%) Ubuntu
3 2 (22.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (11.11%) Windows 7
4 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) Test Scripting
2 5 (55.56%) Test Planning
3 4 (44.44%) Use Case
3 4 (44.44%) Test Strategy
3 4 (44.44%) Six Sigma
3 4 (44.44%) CMMI
3 4 (44.44%) Validation
4 3 (33.33%) Software Engineering
4 3 (33.33%) Regression Testing
5 2 (22.22%) Scrum
5 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (11.11%) Requirements Analysis
6 1 (11.11%) Project Management
6 1 (11.11%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (44.44%) Python
2 2 (22.22%) Bash Shell
2 2 (22.22%) C
2 2 (22.22%) C++
2 2 (22.22%) JavaScript
2 2 (22.22%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (55.56%) Degree
1 5 (55.56%) SC Cleared
1 5 (55.56%) DV Cleared
1 5 (55.56%) Security Cleared
2 4 (44.44%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 4 (44.44%) ISTQB
3 2 (22.22%) CCNA
3 2 (22.22%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) Perforce
2 2 (22.22%) Red Hat
3 1 (11.11%) Microsoft