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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
System Test Engineer
Rank 847 869 832
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -37
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Test Engineer 7 20 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.007% 0.018% 0.024%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.007% 0.019% 0.025%
Number of salaries quoted 5 17 17
Average salary £45,000 £30,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+50.00% -29.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,700 £27,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,100 £42,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £30,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+50.00% -29.41%
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
94314 103747 96405
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.64% 94.61% 94.66%
Number of salaries quoted 78324 85889 81068
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 £27,000 £27,000
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 22 May 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 22 May 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 -4 4 £49,250 +64.16%
London +43 2 £41,000 +6.49%
East of England +14 1 £45,000 +12.50% 1
Systems Test Engineer
UK

Systems Test Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 35 (76.09%) Windows
2 30 (65.22%) Degree
3 25 (54.35%) Linux
4 24 (52.17%) Security Cleared
4 24 (52.17%) Rational DOORS
5 21 (45.65%) Test Planning
5 21 (45.65%) SC Cleared
6 20 (43.48%) DV Cleared
7 18 (39.13%) Web Services
7 18 (39.13%) Software Engineering
7 18 (39.13%) GIS
8 14 (30.43%) MS Excel
8 14 (30.43%) Windows Server 2008
9 13 (28.26%) Computer Science
9 13 (28.26%) Windows Server 2012
9 13 (28.26%) Windows 7
9 13 (28.26%) Project Management
10 12 (26.09%) C
11 11 (23.91%) QA
12 9 (19.57%) ISTQB
12 9 (19.57%) Validation
13 8 (17.39%) SQL
13 8 (17.39%) UNIX
13 8 (17.39%) Microsoft
13 8 (17.39%) HP
13 8 (17.39%) Use Case
13 8 (17.39%) Test Scripting
13 8 (17.39%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 8 (17.39%) Analytical Skills
14 7 (15.22%) Test Strategy

Systems Test Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 (6.52%) IIS
2 1 (2.17%) SharePoint Server
2 1 (2.17%) SharePoint
Applications
1 14 (30.43%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.17%) MS Office
2 1 (2.17%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 7 (15.22%) TCP/IP
2 6 (13.04%) Ethernet
2 6 (13.04%) Gigabit Ethernet
3 3 (6.52%) LTE
3 3 (6.52%) 3GPP
3 3 (6.52%) Firewall
3 3 (6.52%) Wireless
4 2 (4.35%) 3G
4 2 (4.35%) VPN
4 2 (4.35%) 4G
5 1 (2.17%) Wireshark
5 1 (2.17%) DNS
5 1 (2.17%) SNMP
5 1 (2.17%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (2.17%) WiMAX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (8.70%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.35%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 24 (52.17%) Rational DOORS
2 7 (15.22%) TestDirector
3 2 (4.35%) Bugzilla
3 2 (4.35%) Selenium
4 1 (2.17%) JIRA
4 1 (2.17%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (2.17%) TestLink
4 1 (2.17%) QuickTest Pro
4 1 (2.17%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 6 (13.04%) Electronics
2 1 (2.17%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.17%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (39.13%) Web Services
2 3 (6.52%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 18 (39.13%) GIS
2 13 (28.26%) Computer Science
3 8 (17.39%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (10.87%) Physics
5 4 (8.70%) Mathematics
6 2 (4.35%) PKI
7 1 (2.17%) Client/Server
7 1 (2.17%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 35 (76.09%) Windows
2 25 (54.35%) Linux
3 14 (30.43%) Windows Server 2008
4 13 (28.26%) Windows Server 2012
4 13 (28.26%) Windows 7
5 8 (17.39%) UNIX
6 1 (2.17%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (2.17%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (45.65%) Test Planning
2 18 (39.13%) Software Engineering
3 13 (28.26%) Project Management
4 9 (19.57%) Validation
5 8 (17.39%) Use Case
5 8 (17.39%) Test Scripting
6 7 (15.22%) Test Strategy
6 7 (15.22%) System Testing
7 5 (10.87%) CMMI
7 5 (10.87%) Six Sigma
8 4 (8.70%) Regression Testing
8 4 (8.70%) Requirements Management
9 3 (6.52%) Requirements Analysis
9 3 (6.52%) Load Testing
10 2 (4.35%) OO
10 2 (4.35%) Test Automation
10 2 (4.35%) Cyber Security
10 2 (4.35%) Multithreading
10 2 (4.35%) Information Assurance
10 2 (4.35%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 12 (26.09%) C
2 8 (17.39%) SQL
3 6 (13.04%) Python
4 4 (8.70%) C++
4 4 (8.70%) JavaScript
5 3 (6.52%) Bash Shell
6 1 (2.17%) Perl
Qualifications
1 30 (65.22%) Degree
2 24 (52.17%) Security Cleared
3 21 (45.65%) SC Cleared
4 20 (43.48%) DV Cleared
5 9 (19.57%) ISTQB
6 8 (17.39%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 6 (13.04%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
8 1 (2.17%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (23.91%) QA
2 1 (2.17%) JTAG
System Software
1 4 (8.70%) Active Directory
2 3 (6.52%) Firmware
3 1 (2.17%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.17%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (2.17%) Iperf
Vendors
1 8 (17.39%) Microsoft
1 8 (17.39%) HP
2 3 (6.52%) Perforce
3 1 (2.17%) QNX
3 1 (2.17%) VMware
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
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Salary: 40k-50k + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago