The median annual salary for a Systems Test Engineer was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies in the East of England during the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

System Test Engineer
England / East of England
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 257 256 293
Rank change year-on-year -1 +37  
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Test Engineer 5 6 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.081% 0.088% 0.073%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.083% 0.091% 0.075%
Number of salaries quoted 5 6 6
Median salary £55,000 £59,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.77% +31.11%  
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £37,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +20.00% -16.66%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
East of England
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 6013 6595 7984
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 97.22% 96.26% 97.58%
Number of salaries quoted 4902 5593 6594
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +9.75%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

Systems Test Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East of England that featured Systems Test Engineer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Systems Test Engineer in the East of England

Systems Test Engineer
Salary Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Systems Test Engineer in the East of England.

Salary trend for Systems Test Engineer in the East of England

Systems Test Engineer
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 Test Engineer within the East of England region over the 3 months to 22 June 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridgeshire -19 4 £55,000 -6.77% 2
Essex - 1 £55,000 -
Systems Test Engineer
England

Systems Test Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 22 June 2017, Systems Test Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the East of England region featuring Systems Test Engineer in the job title.

1 17 (70.83%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (62.50%) Python
3 14 (58.33%) Wireless
3 14 (58.33%) Electronics
3 14 (58.33%) Telecoms
3 14 (58.33%) Firmware
3 14 (58.33%) Configuration Management
3 14 (58.33%) Degree
3 14 (58.33%) Mathematics
3 14 (58.33%) Test Scripting
3 14 (58.33%) Test Automation
3 14 (58.33%) Embedded Systems
3 14 (58.33%) Jenkins
3 14 (58.33%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (29.17%) Release Management
4 7 (29.17%) Functional Testing
4 7 (29.17%) Non-Functional Testing
4 7 (29.17%) QA
4 7 (29.17%) BDD
4 7 (29.17%) TDD
4 7 (29.17%) Finance
4 7 (29.17%) Scrum
5 2 (8.33%) C#
5 2 (8.33%) C++
5 2 (8.33%) Java
5 2 (8.33%) .NET
5 2 (8.33%) Client/Server
5 2 (8.33%) ISEB
5 2 (8.33%) ISTQB
5 2 (8.33%) Test Strategy

Systems Test Engineer Skill Set
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:

Communications & Networking
1 14 (58.33%) Wireless
2 1 (4.17%) Ethereal
2 1 (4.17%) Wireshark
Development Applications
1 14 (58.33%) Jenkins
2 2 (8.33%) Selenium
2 2 (8.33%) SpecFlow
2 2 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (4.17%) JIRA
General
1 14 (58.33%) Electronics
1 14 (58.33%) Telecoms
2 7 (29.17%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.33%) .NET
1 2 (8.33%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 14 (58.33%) Analytical Skills
1 14 (58.33%) Embedded Systems
2 2 (8.33%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.17%) Linux
1 1 (4.17%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (70.83%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (58.33%) Configuration Management
2 14 (58.33%) Mathematics
2 14 (58.33%) Test Automation
2 14 (58.33%) Test Scripting
3 7 (29.17%) BDD
3 7 (29.17%) Functional Testing
3 7 (29.17%) Non-Functional Testing
3 7 (29.17%) Release Management
3 7 (29.17%) Scrum
3 7 (29.17%) TDD
4 2 (8.33%) Manual Testing
4 2 (8.33%) Test Strategy
5 1 (4.17%) Defect Tracking
Programming Languages
1 15 (62.50%) Python
2 2 (8.33%) C#
2 2 (8.33%) C++
2 2 (8.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 14 (58.33%) Degree
2 2 (8.33%) ISEB
2 2 (8.33%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (29.17%) QA
System Software
1 14 (58.33%) Firmware
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