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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
System Test Engineer
Rank 871 878 843
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -35
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Test Engineer 12 18 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.012% 0.016% 0.027%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.012% 0.017% 0.028%
Number of salaries quoted 9 16 17
Average salary £42,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,100 £28,750 £38,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,500 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
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
97732 105813 99744
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.70% 94.58% 94.78%
Number of salaries quoted 80689 86627 83952
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,000 £26,988
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 24 April 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 24 April 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
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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
London +31 6 £42,000 -2.32%
South East +9 4 £27,500 -31.25%
East of England +22 2 £46,250 +15.62%
Systems Test Engineer
UK

Systems Test Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 39 (76.47%) Windows
2 34 (66.67%) Degree
3 28 (54.90%) Linux
4 26 (50.98%) Security Cleared
5 24 (47.06%) Rational DOORS
6 22 (43.14%) Test Planning
6 22 (43.14%) SC Cleared
7 21 (41.18%) DV Cleared
8 19 (37.25%) Software Engineering
8 19 (37.25%) Web Services
8 19 (37.25%) GIS
9 14 (27.45%) MS Excel
9 14 (27.45%) Windows Server 2008
10 13 (25.49%) Windows Server 2012
10 13 (25.49%) Windows 7
10 13 (25.49%) Computer Science
10 13 (25.49%) Project Management
11 12 (23.53%) C
11 12 (23.53%) QA
12 10 (19.61%) ISTQB
12 10 (19.61%) SQL
12 10 (19.61%) Microsoft
13 9 (17.65%) HP
13 9 (17.65%) Validation
13 9 (17.65%) TCP/IP
13 9 (17.65%) Use Case
13 9 (17.65%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 9 (17.65%) Test Scripting
13 9 (17.65%) Analytical Skills
14 8 (15.69%) UNIX

Systems Test Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 (5.88%) IIS
2 1 (1.96%) Apache
2 1 (1.96%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.96%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 14 (27.45%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.96%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (17.65%) TCP/IP
2 7 (13.73%) Ethernet
2 7 (13.73%) Gigabit Ethernet
3 6 (11.76%) Wireless
4 4 (7.84%) LTE
4 4 (7.84%) 3GPP
4 4 (7.84%) Firewall
5 3 (5.88%) VPN
6 2 (3.92%) SNMP
6 2 (3.92%) Wi-Fi
6 2 (3.92%) 3G
6 2 (3.92%) 4G
6 2 (3.92%) WiMAX
6 2 (3.92%) Wireshark
7 1 (1.96%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (9.80%) SQL Server
2 3 (5.88%) NoSQL
3 2 (3.92%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 24 (47.06%) Rational DOORS
2 7 (13.73%) TestDirector
3 3 (5.88%) Selenium
4 1 (1.96%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.96%) TestLink
4 1 (1.96%) QuickTest Pro
4 1 (1.96%) Bugzilla
4 1 (1.96%) Subversion
4 1 (1.96%) JIRA
4 1 (1.96%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 5 (9.80%) Electronics
2 2 (3.92%) Telecoms
2 2 (3.92%) Military
2 2 (3.92%) Retail
3 1 (1.96%) Avionics
3 1 (1.96%) Aerospace
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (37.25%) Web Services
2 3 (5.88%) .NET
3 1 (1.96%) CSS
3 1 (1.96%) Ruby on Rails
3 1 (1.96%) Java SE
3 1 (1.96%) Java EE
3 1 (1.96%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 19 (37.25%) GIS
2 13 (25.49%) Computer Science
3 9 (17.65%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (9.80%) Physics
5 4 (7.84%) Mathematics
6 3 (5.88%) PKI
7 1 (1.96%) Client/Server
7 1 (1.96%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 39 (76.47%) Windows
2 28 (54.90%) Linux
3 14 (27.45%) Windows Server 2008
4 13 (25.49%) Windows 7
4 13 (25.49%) Windows Server 2012
5 8 (15.69%) UNIX
6 1 (1.96%) Windows XP
6 1 (1.96%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (1.96%) VxWorks
6 1 (1.96%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (43.14%) Test Planning
2 19 (37.25%) Software Engineering
3 13 (25.49%) Project Management
4 9 (17.65%) Validation
4 9 (17.65%) Use Case
4 9 (17.65%) Test Scripting
5 7 (13.73%) System Testing
5 7 (13.73%) Test Strategy
6 6 (11.76%) Six Sigma
6 6 (11.76%) CMMI
7 5 (9.80%) Regression Testing
8 4 (7.84%) Requirements Management
8 4 (7.84%) OO
9 3 (5.88%) Requirements Analysis
9 3 (5.88%) Automated Testing
9 3 (5.88%) Cyber Security
9 3 (5.88%) Information Assurance
9 3 (5.88%) Multithreading
9 3 (5.88%) Load Testing
10 2 (3.92%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 12 (23.53%) C
2 10 (19.61%) SQL
3 7 (13.73%) Python
4 6 (11.76%) JavaScript
5 5 (9.80%) C++
6 4 (7.84%) Bash Shell
7 2 (3.92%) PHP
8 1 (1.96%) Java
8 1 (1.96%) C#
8 1 (1.96%) Perl
8 1 (1.96%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 34 (66.67%) Degree
2 26 (50.98%) Security Cleared
3 22 (43.14%) SC Cleared
4 21 (41.18%) DV Cleared
5 10 (19.61%) ISTQB
6 9 (17.65%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 6 (11.76%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
8 1 (1.96%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (23.53%) QA
2 1 (1.96%) IEC 61508
2 1 (1.96%) DO-178B
2 1 (1.96%) DO-254
System Software
1 4 (7.84%) Active Directory
2 3 (5.88%) Firmware
3 2 (3.92%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.96%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (3.92%) Iperf
Vendors
1 10 (19.61%) Microsoft
2 9 (17.65%) HP
3 3 (5.88%) Perforce
4 1 (1.96%) VMware
4 1 (1.96%) Zend
4 1 (1.96%) Oracle
4 1 (1.96%) IBM