The table below looks at the statistics for the Systems Test Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the East of England 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 29 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
System Test Engineer
Rank 257 232 272
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +40
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Test Engineer 4 2 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.052% 0.029% 0.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.055% 0.031% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 4
Average salary £60,000 £38,750 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+54.83% +19.23%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £30,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -7.69%
Systems Test Engineer
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 East of England 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
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
7292 6535 8522
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 94.63% 96.37% 95.72%
Number of salaries quoted 5953 5240 7413
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
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 the East of England

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

Systems Test Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Systems Test Engineer
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Systems Test Engineer Salary Trend in the East of England

Systems Test Engineer
Job Locations in the East of England

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 East of England region over the 3 months to 29 December 2014. 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
Cambridgeshire +7 4 £60,000 +50.00%
Systems Test Engineer
England

Systems Test Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, IT jobs across the East of England 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 10 (90.91%) Linux
2 8 (72.73%) Test Scripting
3 6 (54.55%) Validation
4 5 (45.45%) Perforce
4 5 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (45.45%) Degree
4 5 (45.45%) SC Cleared
4 5 (45.45%) Security Cleared
4 5 (45.45%) Python
4 5 (45.45%) SQL
4 5 (45.45%) UNIX
4 5 (45.45%) Test Planning
5 4 (36.36%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (36.36%) TestLink
5 4 (36.36%) Windows
5 4 (36.36%) Client/Server
5 4 (36.36%) WAN
5 4 (36.36%) DNS
5 4 (36.36%) CCNA
5 4 (36.36%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (36.36%) Red Hat
5 4 (36.36%) Internet
5 4 (36.36%) Six Sigma
5 4 (36.36%) OSPF
5 4 (36.36%) BGP
5 4 (36.36%) CMMI
5 4 (36.36%) GIS
5 4 (36.36%) Regression Testing
5 4 (36.36%) Firewall
5 4 (36.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux

Systems Test Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, IT jobs across the East of England 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 (36.36%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 4 (36.36%) WAN
1 4 (36.36%) DNS
1 4 (36.36%) Internet
1 4 (36.36%) OSPF
1 4 (36.36%) BGP
1 4 (36.36%) Firewall
2 1 (9.09%) Wireless
2 1 (9.09%) LTE
2 1 (9.09%) 4G
2 1 (9.09%) 3G
2 1 (9.09%) 3GPP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (36.36%) Bugzilla
1 4 (36.36%) JIRA
1 4 (36.36%) TestLink
2 1 (9.09%) Rational DOORS
General
1 1 (9.09%) Finance
1 1 (9.09%) Manufacturing
1 1 (9.09%) Military
1 1 (9.09%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (36.36%) Web Services
2 1 (9.09%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 4 (36.36%) Client/Server
1 4 (36.36%) GIS
1 4 (36.36%) Streaming Media
1 4 (36.36%) IPTV
1 4 (36.36%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (9.09%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 10 (90.91%) Linux
2 5 (45.45%) UNIX
3 4 (36.36%) Windows
3 4 (36.36%) Ubuntu
3 4 (36.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (72.73%) Test Scripting
2 6 (54.55%) Validation
3 5 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (45.45%) Test Planning
4 4 (36.36%) Use Case
4 4 (36.36%) Test Strategy
4 4 (36.36%) Scrum
4 4 (36.36%) Six Sigma
4 4 (36.36%) CMMI
4 4 (36.36%) Regression Testing
5 1 (9.09%) Quality Management
5 1 (9.09%) Software Engineering
5 1 (9.09%) Software Testing
5 1 (9.09%) Data Validation
Programming Languages
1 5 (45.45%) SQL
1 5 (45.45%) Python
2 4 (36.36%) Bash Shell
3 1 (9.09%) Shell Script
3 1 (9.09%) C
3 1 (9.09%) C++
3 1 (9.09%) Java
3 1 (9.09%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 5 (45.45%) Degree
1 5 (45.45%) SC Cleared
1 5 (45.45%) Security Cleared
2 4 (36.36%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 4 (36.36%) DV Cleared
2 4 (36.36%) CCNA
2 4 (36.36%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (36.36%) ISTQB
Vendors
1 5 (45.45%) Perforce
2 4 (36.36%) Red Hat
3 1 (9.09%) Oracle
3 1 (9.09%) EMC