Period
to 3 August 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England with a requirement for Systems Engineering skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Systems Engineering over the 6 months to 3 August 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Systems Engineering
England > East of England
6 months to
3 Aug 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 109 148 245
Rank change year-on-year +39 +97 +46
Permanent jobs citing Systems Engineering 111 23 28
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the East of England 2.33% 0.76% 0.38%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.56% 0.84% 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 9 19 16
10th Percentile £42,500 £35,850 £33,750
25th Percentile £52,500 £41,327 £42,188
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £54,481 £47,500 £60,000
Median % change year-on-year +14.70% -20.83% -
75th Percentile " £57,500 £62,500
90th Percentile £59,500 £64,500 "
England median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year +9.09% -4.35% +15.00%

Systems Engineering is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
East of England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 4,332 2,743 6,617
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 91.05% 90.47% 89.59%
Number of salaries quoted 2,510 2,107 5,063
10th Percentile £28,500 £29,000 £27,500
25th Percentile £36,250 £36,250 £36,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00% +5.26%
75th Percentile £63,750 £62,500 £61,250
90th Percentile £77,500 £80,000 £73,750
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% +5.00%

Systems Engineering
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing Systems Engineering as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

Job vacancy trend for Systems Engineering in the East of England

Systems Engineering
Salary Trend in the East of England

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Systems Engineering in the East of England.

Salary trend for Systems Engineering in the East of England

Systems Engineering
Salary Histogram in the East of England

Salary distribution for jobs citing Systems Engineering in the East of England over the 6 months to 3 August 2021.

Salary histogram for Systems Engineering in the East of England

Systems Engineering
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Systems Engineering within the East of England region over the 6 months to 3 August 2021. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hertfordshire +52 97 £45,000 +5.88% 16
Essex +4 6 £54,481 +28.19% 2
Bedfordshire -8 6 - - 3
Cambridgeshire -43 2 £60,000 +4.35% 8
Systems Engineering
England

For the 6 months to 3 August 2021, IT jobs citing Systems Engineering also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the East of England region with a requirement for Systems Engineering.

1 53 (47.75%) Agile Software Development
2 50 (45.05%) Degree
3 49 (44.14%) Security Cleared
4 48 (43.24%) SC Cleared
5 46 (41.44%) C++
6 44 (39.64%) Rational DOORS
7 43 (38.74%) Synthetic Environment
8 42 (37.84%) MATLAB
8 42 (37.84%) C#
8 42 (37.84%) Software Engineering
9 39 (35.14%) Scrum
10 36 (32.43%) Simulink
10 36 (32.43%) Customer Requirements
11 34 (30.63%) Rational Rhapsody
11 34 (30.63%) Project Management
12 31 (27.93%) Validation
13 25 (22.52%) SysML
14 24 (21.62%) Social Skills
15 23 (20.72%) Model-Based Systems Engineering
16 22 (19.82%) Visualisation
17 18 (16.22%) Unit Testing
17 18 (16.22%) Continuous Integration
17 18 (16.22%) Continuous Delivery
17 18 (16.22%) Requirements Management
17 18 (16.22%) TDD
18 17 (15.32%) PLM
18 17 (15.32%) Presentation Skills
18 17 (15.32%) Instagram
19 14 (12.61%) Electronics
19 14 (12.61%) Web Services

Systems Engineering
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 36 (32.43%) Simulink
2 6 (5.41%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.90%) Teamcenter
Development Applications
1 44 (39.64%) Rational DOORS
2 34 (30.63%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 24 (21.62%) Social Skills
2 17 (15.32%) Presentation Skills
3 14 (12.61%) Electronics
4 11 (9.91%) Analytical Skills
5 9 (8.11%) Military
6 8 (7.21%) Automotive
7 7 (6.31%) Aerospace
7 7 (6.31%) Avionics
8 6 (5.41%) Inclusion and Diversity
9 5 (4.50%) Law
10 2 (1.80%) Telecoms
11 1 (0.90%) Finance
Job Titles
1 63 (56.76%) Systems Engineer
2 18 (16.22%) C# Software Engineer
2 18 (16.22%) Software Engineer
3 17 (15.32%) RF Engineer
4 14 (12.61%) C# Developer
4 14 (12.61%) C++ Developer
4 14 (12.61%) C++/C# Developer
4 14 (12.61%) Developer
4 14 (12.61%) Lead C# Developer
4 14 (12.61%) Lead Developer
5 11 (9.91%) Electronics Engineer
6 9 (8.11%) Real Time Engineer
6 9 (8.11%) Requirements Engineer
7 7 (6.31%) Architect
7 7 (6.31%) Principal Engineer
7 7 (6.31%) Principal Systems Engineer
8 4 (3.60%) Project Leader
8 4 (3.60%) Software Architect
8 4 (3.60%) Technical Architect
8 4 (3.60%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (12.61%) Web Services
2 6 (5.41%) .NET
2 6 (5.41%) OpenCV
3 4 (3.60%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 10 (9.01%) Management Information System
2 8 (7.21%) Algorithms
3 6 (5.41%) Robotics
4 4 (3.60%) Embedded Systems
4 4 (3.60%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 4 (3.60%) FMCG
5 1 (0.90%) Analytical Mindset
5 1 (0.90%) Industry 4.0
5 1 (0.90%) Self-Motivation
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (47.75%) Agile Software Development
2 43 (38.74%) Synthetic Environment
3 42 (37.84%) Software Engineering
4 39 (35.14%) Scrum
5 36 (32.43%) Customer Requirements
6 34 (30.63%) Project Management
7 31 (27.93%) Validation
8 25 (22.52%) SysML
9 23 (20.72%) Model-Based Systems Engineering
10 22 (19.82%) Visualisation
11 18 (16.22%) Continuous Delivery
11 18 (16.22%) Continuous Integration
11 18 (16.22%) Requirements Management
11 18 (16.22%) TDD
11 18 (16.22%) Unit Testing
12 17 (15.32%) PLM
13 13 (11.71%) Artificial Intelligence
13 13 (11.71%) Problem-Solving
14 12 (10.81%) Technology Roadmap
15 11 (9.91%) Collaborative Working
Programming Languages
1 46 (41.44%) C++
2 42 (37.84%) C#
2 42 (37.84%) MATLAB
3 6 (5.41%) C
3 6 (5.41%) Java
3 6 (5.41%) VB.NET
3 6 (5.41%) VBA
Qualifications
1 50 (45.05%) Degree
2 49 (44.14%) Security Cleared
3 48 (43.24%) SC Cleared
4 5 (4.50%) Numerate Degree
5 1 (0.90%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.90%) ISO/IEC 15288
Systems Management
1 1 (0.90%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 17 (15.32%) Instagram
2 4 (3.60%) Altera
2 4 (3.60%) Xilinx