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

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
System Test Engineer
Rank 866 840 866
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +26
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Test Engineer 22 13 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.020% 0.013% 0.021%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.021% 0.014% 0.022%
Number of salaries quoted 21 12 20
Average salary £36,000 £43,750 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.71% +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £26,250 £27,850
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £54,750 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £39,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-7.69% -8.23%
Systems Test Engineer
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the 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
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
102569 93780 105055
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.38% 94.22% 95.25%
Number of salaries quoted 83761 78507 90409
Average salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Systems Test Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Systems Test Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in England

Systems Test Engineer
Salary Trend in England

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

Systems Test Engineer Salary Trend in England

Systems Test Engineer
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Systems Test Engineer across the England region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014.

Systems Test Engineer Salary Histogram in England

Systems Test Engineer
Job Locations in 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 England region over the 3 months to 29 August 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
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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
East of England - 10 £40,000 -
Yorkshire - 8 £30,000 - 1
South East -25 2 £35,500 -11.25%
South West -21 1 - - 2
West Midlands - 1 £27,000 -
Systems Test Engineer
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Systems Test Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the 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 13 (30.95%) UNIX
2 12 (28.57%) SQL
3 11 (26.19%) Rational DOORS
4 10 (23.81%) Windows
4 10 (23.81%) Validation
4 10 (23.81%) Security Cleared
5 9 (21.43%) Degree
5 9 (21.43%) Military
5 9 (21.43%) Linux
6 8 (19.05%) Bash Shell
7 7 (16.67%) Test Automation
7 7 (16.67%) JIRA
7 7 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (16.67%) Automated Testing
7 7 (16.67%) Java
8 6 (14.29%) EMC
8 6 (14.29%) Manufacturing
8 6 (14.29%) Firewall
8 6 (14.29%) Test Scripting
8 6 (14.29%) System Testing
8 6 (14.29%) SC Cleared
9 5 (11.90%) Manual Testing
9 5 (11.90%) QA
9 5 (11.90%) Software Testing
9 5 (11.90%) Scrum
9 5 (11.90%) Regression Testing
9 5 (11.90%) Electronics
9 5 (11.90%) Finance
9 5 (11.90%) Internet
9 5 (11.90%) Python

Systems Test Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.38%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (2.38%) MS Excel
1 1 (2.38%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 4 (9.52%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 6 (14.29%) Firewall
2 5 (11.90%) Internet
3 4 (9.52%) OSPF
3 4 (9.52%) BGP
3 4 (9.52%) WAN
3 4 (9.52%) Ethernet
3 4 (9.52%) TCP/IP
3 4 (9.52%) DNS
3 4 (9.52%) Gigabit Ethernet
4 3 (7.14%) SSH
4 3 (7.14%) SNMP
5 1 (2.38%) ASN.1
5 1 (2.38%) Wireshark
5 1 (2.38%) iSCSI
5 1 (2.38%) PuTTY
5 1 (2.38%) WinSCP
5 1 (2.38%) InfiniBand
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.38%) MongoDB
1 1 (2.38%) Oracle Database
1 1 (2.38%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 11 (26.19%) Rational DOORS
2 7 (16.67%) JIRA
3 4 (9.52%) Bugzilla
4 2 (4.76%) Selenium
4 2 (4.76%) JMeter
5 1 (2.38%) Hudson
5 1 (2.38%) SoapUI
5 1 (2.38%) QUnit
5 1 (2.38%) Jenkins
5 1 (2.38%) DbUnit
5 1 (2.38%) Maven
5 1 (2.38%) JUnit
5 1 (2.38%) ClearCase
5 1 (2.38%) QuickTest Pro
5 1 (2.38%) LoadRunner
General
1 9 (21.43%) Military
2 6 (14.29%) Manufacturing
3 5 (11.90%) Electronics
3 5 (11.90%) Finance
4 4 (9.52%) Retail
5 2 (4.76%) Banking
6 1 (2.38%) Aerospace
6 1 (2.38%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.76%) J2EE
1 2 (4.76%) jQuery
2 1 (2.38%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.52%) Client/Server
1 4 (9.52%) Streaming Media
1 4 (9.52%) IPTV
2 3 (7.14%) Open Source
3 2 (4.76%) Mathematics
3 2 (4.76%) Physics
4 1 (2.38%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.38%) RIA
4 1 (2.38%) Derivative
4 1 (2.38%) CPLD
4 1 (2.38%) Firmware
4 1 (2.38%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.38%) Credit Derivative
Operating Systems
1 13 (30.95%) UNIX
2 10 (23.81%) Windows
3 9 (21.43%) Linux
4 4 (9.52%) Ubuntu
4 4 (9.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (7.14%) Windows Vista
5 3 (7.14%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (23.81%) Validation
2 7 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (16.67%) Automated Testing
2 7 (16.67%) Test Automation
3 6 (14.29%) Test Scripting
3 6 (14.29%) System Testing
4 5 (11.90%) Manual Testing
4 5 (11.90%) Scrum
4 5 (11.90%) Software Testing
4 5 (11.90%) Regression Testing
5 3 (7.14%) Requirements Management
5 3 (7.14%) Software Engineering
5 3 (7.14%) Web Testing
6 2 (4.76%) Data Validation
6 2 (4.76%) Information Assurance
6 2 (4.76%) TDD
6 2 (4.76%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (4.76%) Integration Testing
6 2 (4.76%) OO
7 1 (2.38%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 12 (28.57%) SQL
2 8 (19.05%) Bash Shell
3 7 (16.67%) Java
4 5 (11.90%) Python
5 4 (9.52%) Shell Script
5 4 (9.52%) C++
6 3 (7.14%) JavaScript
6 3 (7.14%) Perl
6 3 (7.14%) C
7 1 (2.38%) C#
Qualifications
1 10 (23.81%) Security Cleared
2 9 (21.43%) Degree
3 6 (14.29%) SC Cleared
4 4 (9.52%) CCNA
4 4 (9.52%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (4.76%) ISTQB
5 2 (4.76%) ISEB
6 1 (2.38%) DV Cleared
6 1 (2.38%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (2.38%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (11.90%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (2.38%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (14.29%) EMC
2 4 (9.52%) Red Hat
2 4 (9.52%) Perforce
3 3 (7.14%) Oracle
4 1 (2.38%) Progress
4 1 (2.38%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.38%) HP
4 1 (2.38%) NEC
4 1 (2.38%) Intel
4 1 (2.38%) BMC
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