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

Location
3 months to
29 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
System Test Engineer
Rank 852 904 854
Rank change year-on-year
+52 -50
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Test Engineer 15 23 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.015% 0.020% 0.011%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.015% 0.022% 0.011%
Number of salaries quoted 11 21 8
Average salary £45,000 £30,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+50.00% -14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,500 £42,500 £44,250
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £30,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+50.00% -14.28%
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
97791 106359 96064
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.54% 94.50% 94.54%
Number of salaries quoted 81633 88141 80748
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 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,097
% change year-on-year
- +4.99%

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 June 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 29 June 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 -8 8 £38,250 +27.50%
East of England +7 4 £46,250 +15.62% 1
London +28 2 £42,000 +9.09%
South West -11 1 £55,500 +101.81%
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UK

Systems Test Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 29 (65.91%) Windows
2 25 (56.82%) Security Cleared
3 24 (54.55%) Degree
4 22 (50.00%) SC Cleared
4 22 (50.00%) Rational DOORS
5 19 (43.18%) Linux
6 17 (38.64%) Test Planning
7 16 (36.36%) DV Cleared
8 15 (34.09%) GIS
9 14 (31.82%) Validation
9 14 (31.82%) Web Services
10 13 (29.55%) Software Engineering
11 12 (27.27%) ISTQB
11 12 (27.27%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 11 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
12 11 (25.00%) C
13 10 (22.73%) MS Excel
13 10 (22.73%) Project Management
13 10 (22.73%) Computer Science
13 10 (22.73%) Test Strategy
13 10 (22.73%) Windows Server 2012
13 10 (22.73%) Windows 7
14 8 (18.18%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
14 8 (18.18%) QA
14 8 (18.18%) Use Case
14 8 (18.18%) HP
14 8 (18.18%) TestDirector
15 7 (15.91%) Microsoft
15 7 (15.91%) SQL
15 7 (15.91%) Regression Testing

Systems Test Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 (6.82%) IIS
2 1 (2.27%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.27%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 10 (22.73%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.27%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (2.27%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 5 (11.36%) Ethernet
1 5 (11.36%) TCP/IP
2 4 (9.09%) Gigabit Ethernet
3 2 (4.55%) Firewall
4 1 (2.27%) Wireless
4 1 (2.27%) LTE
4 1 (2.27%) 4G
4 1 (2.27%) VPN
4 1 (2.27%) DNS
4 1 (2.27%) 3G
4 1 (2.27%) 3GPP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.82%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.27%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 22 (50.00%) Rational DOORS
2 8 (18.18%) TestDirector
3 2 (4.55%) Bugzilla
4 1 (2.27%) JIRA
4 1 (2.27%) Selenium
4 1 (2.27%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (2.27%) HP UFT
4 1 (2.27%) LabVIEW
4 1 (2.27%) TestLink
4 1 (2.27%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 6 (13.64%) Electronics
2 2 (4.55%) Aerospace
3 1 (2.27%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (31.82%) Web Services
2 3 (6.82%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 15 (34.09%) GIS
2 10 (22.73%) Computer Science
3 7 (15.91%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (11.36%) Physics
5 4 (9.09%) Mathematics
6 2 (4.55%) Data Integration
7 1 (2.27%) Client/Server
7 1 (2.27%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 29 (65.91%) Windows
2 19 (43.18%) Linux
3 11 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 10 (22.73%) Windows 7
4 10 (22.73%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (13.64%) UNIX
6 1 (2.27%) Windows XP
6 1 (2.27%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (38.64%) Test Planning
2 14 (31.82%) Validation
3 13 (29.55%) Software Engineering
4 10 (22.73%) Project Management
4 10 (22.73%) Test Strategy
5 8 (18.18%) Use Case
6 7 (15.91%) Test Scripting
6 7 (15.91%) System Testing
6 7 (15.91%) Regression Testing
7 6 (13.64%) Software Testing
7 6 (13.64%) SDLC
8 4 (9.09%) Requirements Management
8 4 (9.09%) ITSM
8 4 (9.09%) Service Management
8 4 (9.09%) ITIL
8 4 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
9 3 (6.82%) Six Sigma
9 3 (6.82%) Load Testing
9 3 (6.82%) Requirements Analysis
10 2 (4.55%) CMMI
Programming Languages
1 11 (25.00%) C
2 7 (15.91%) SQL
3 5 (11.36%) Python
4 2 (4.55%) Bash Shell
4 2 (4.55%) C++
4 2 (4.55%) JavaScript
4 2 (4.55%) Perl
5 1 (2.27%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 25 (56.82%) Security Cleared
2 24 (54.55%) Degree
3 22 (50.00%) SC Cleared
4 16 (36.36%) DV Cleared
5 12 (27.27%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 12 (27.27%) ISTQB
6 8 (18.18%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
7 4 (9.09%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (18.18%) QA
2 1 (2.27%) JTAG
System Software
1 4 (9.09%) Active Directory
2 3 (6.82%) Firmware
3 1 (2.27%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 8 (18.18%) HP
2 7 (15.91%) Microsoft
3 2 (4.55%) Perforce
4 1 (2.27%) VMware
4 1 (2.27%) QNX
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
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Salary: 40k-50k + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago