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 28 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
System Test Engineer
Rank 800 824 838
Rank change year-on-year
+24 +14
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Test Engineer 37 29 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.038% 0.030% 0.033%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.040% 0.032% 0.034%
Number of salaries quoted 30 25 24
Average salary £39,500 £47,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.84% +46.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,600 £27,800
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £36,500
UK excluding London average salary £31,250 £30,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -7.69%
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
92117 91934 99163
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.82% 94.57% 95.12%
Number of salaries quoted 77310 75065 85756
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Systems Test Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in 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 28 January 2015.

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 28 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
South East -11 16 £31,250 -16.66% 3
London -8 11 £42,000 -13.84%
East of England -2 5 £53,750 +34.37%
East Midlands - 4 £27,500 -
South West -18 1 £40,000 +49.53% 1
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Systems Test Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, 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 38 (62.30%) Windows
2 36 (59.02%) Degree
3 31 (50.82%) Linux
4 25 (40.98%) Security Cleared
5 22 (36.07%) Test Planning
6 20 (32.79%) SC Cleared
6 20 (32.79%) DV Cleared
6 20 (32.79%) Web Services
6 20 (32.79%) GIS
7 19 (31.15%) Rational DOORS
8 16 (26.23%) Software Engineering
9 15 (24.59%) Test Scripting
9 15 (24.59%) Validation
10 14 (22.95%) ISTQB
10 14 (22.95%) Analytical Skills
11 13 (21.31%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 13 (21.31%) Use Case
11 13 (21.31%) System Testing
11 13 (21.31%) C
12 12 (19.67%) SQL
12 12 (19.67%) MS Excel
13 11 (18.03%) CMMI
13 11 (18.03%) Test Strategy
14 10 (16.39%) HP
14 10 (16.39%) UNIX
15 9 (14.75%) Computer Science
15 9 (14.75%) QA
15 9 (14.75%) Microsoft
15 9 (14.75%) Project Management
15 9 (14.75%) Windows Server 2012

Systems Test Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, 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 3 (4.92%) IIS
2 1 (1.64%) Apache
Applications
1 12 (19.67%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.64%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.28%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.64%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (13.11%) TCP/IP
2 6 (9.84%) Ethernet
2 6 (9.84%) Firewall
2 6 (9.84%) Wireless
2 6 (9.84%) Gigabit Ethernet
3 4 (6.56%) LTE
3 4 (6.56%) 3GPP
4 3 (4.92%) SNMP
4 3 (4.92%) VPN
5 2 (3.28%) DNS
5 2 (3.28%) Internet
5 2 (3.28%) 3G
5 2 (3.28%) OSPF
5 2 (3.28%) BGP
5 2 (3.28%) WAN
5 2 (3.28%) 4G
5 2 (3.28%) Wireshark
5 2 (3.28%) WiMAX
5 2 (3.28%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (1.64%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (8.20%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.92%) NoSQL
3 2 (3.28%) MySQL
4 1 (1.64%) Big Data
4 1 (1.64%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 19 (31.15%) Rational DOORS
2 8 (13.11%) TestDirector
3 4 (6.56%) JIRA
4 3 (4.92%) Selenium
5 2 (3.28%) Bugzilla
5 2 (3.28%) TestLink
6 1 (1.64%) Subversion
General
1 4 (6.56%) Retail
2 3 (4.92%) Finance
3 2 (3.28%) Aerospace
3 2 (3.28%) Military
3 2 (3.28%) Electronics
3 2 (3.28%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.64%) Avionics
4 1 (1.64%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (32.79%) Web Services
2 3 (4.92%) .NET
3 1 (1.64%) J2EE
3 1 (1.64%) CSS
3 1 (1.64%) Ruby on Rails
3 1 (1.64%) Java SE
3 1 (1.64%) Java EE
3 1 (1.64%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 20 (32.79%) GIS
2 14 (22.95%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (14.75%) Computer Science
4 3 (4.92%) PKI
5 2 (3.28%) Streaming Media
5 2 (3.28%) IPTV
5 2 (3.28%) Open Source
5 2 (3.28%) Management Information System
5 2 (3.28%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.64%) Embedded Systems
6 1 (1.64%) Mathematics
6 1 (1.64%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 38 (62.30%) Windows
2 31 (50.82%) Linux
3 10 (16.39%) UNIX
4 9 (14.75%) Windows 7
4 9 (14.75%) Windows Server 2012
4 9 (14.75%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (3.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (3.28%) Ubuntu
6 1 (1.64%) Windows Vista
6 1 (1.64%) Android
6 1 (1.64%) Windows XP
6 1 (1.64%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (36.07%) Test Planning
2 16 (26.23%) Software Engineering
3 15 (24.59%) Validation
3 15 (24.59%) Test Scripting
4 13 (21.31%) Use Case
4 13 (21.31%) System Testing
5 11 (18.03%) Test Strategy
5 11 (18.03%) CMMI
6 9 (14.75%) Project Management
7 8 (13.11%) Six Sigma
8 6 (9.84%) Regression Testing
8 6 (9.84%) Test Automation
9 5 (8.20%) Automated Testing
9 5 (8.20%) Functional Testing
10 4 (6.56%) Agile Software Development
10 4 (6.56%) OO
11 3 (4.92%) Scrum
11 3 (4.92%) Software Testing
11 3 (4.92%) Multithreading
11 3 (4.92%) Information Assurance
Programming Languages
1 13 (21.31%) C
2 12 (19.67%) SQL
3 7 (11.48%) Python
4 6 (9.84%) C++
4 6 (9.84%) JavaScript
5 5 (8.20%) Bash Shell
6 4 (6.56%) Java
7 2 (3.28%) Shell Script
7 2 (3.28%) PHP
8 1 (1.64%) Ruby
8 1 (1.64%) C#
Qualifications
1 36 (59.02%) Degree
2 25 (40.98%) Security Cleared
3 20 (32.79%) SC Cleared
3 20 (32.79%) DV Cleared
4 14 (22.95%) ISTQB
5 13 (21.31%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 8 (13.11%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
7 2 (3.28%) CCNA
7 2 (3.28%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (1.64%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (14.75%) QA
2 1 (1.64%) IEC 61508
2 1 (1.64%) DO-178B
2 1 (1.64%) DO-254
System Software
1 3 (4.92%) Firmware
2 2 (3.28%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.28%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.64%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 10 (16.39%) HP
2 9 (14.75%) Microsoft
3 4 (6.56%) Perforce
4 2 (3.28%) Red Hat
4 2 (3.28%) Oracle
5 1 (1.64%) IBM
5 1 (1.64%) NEC
5 1 (1.64%) VMware
5 1 (1.64%) Zend
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