The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Birmingham region that had Test Consultant featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 30 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Consultant
Rank 141 122 129
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +7
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Consultant 3 9 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.13% 0.45% 0.051%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.46% 0.053%
Number of salaries quoted 3 8 1
Median salary £100,000 £47,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+110.52% +35.71%
UK excluding London median salary £75,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+57.89% -
Test Consultant
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Birmingham 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
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2254 1946 1884
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 96.04% 96.38% 95.68%
Number of salaries quoted 1687 1620 1625
Median salary £40,000 £44,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.11% +7.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £27,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Test Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

The demand trend of job ads across the Birmingham region that featured Test Consultant in the job title.

Test Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Test Consultant
Salary Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Test Consultant across the Birmingham region.

Test Consultant Salary Trend in Birmingham

Test Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 30 July 2016, Test Consultant 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 Birmingham region featuring Test Consultant in the job title.

1 7 (100.00%) Games
1 7 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 6 (85.71%) Scala
2 6 (85.71%) Java
2 6 (85.71%) .NET
2 6 (85.71%) Python
3 5 (71.43%) JUnit
3 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (71.43%) Software Engineering
3 5 (71.43%) Open Source
3 5 (71.43%) SoapUI
3 5 (71.43%) Ranorex
3 5 (71.43%) Software Testing
3 5 (71.43%) Selenium
4 4 (57.14%) .NET Framework
5 2 (28.57%) Ruby
5 2 (28.57%) C#
5 2 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (28.57%) Performance Engineering
6 1 (14.29%) Appium
6 1 (14.29%) Gatling
6 1 (14.29%) JMeter
6 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
6 1 (14.29%) Programme Management
6 1 (14.29%) Automated Testing
6 1 (14.29%) WebLOAD
6 1 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (14.29%) Performance Testing
6 1 (14.29%) NeoLoad
6 1 (14.29%) SOASTA, Inc

Test Consultant Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham 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 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
Development Applications
1 5 (71.43%) JUnit
1 5 (71.43%) Ranorex
1 5 (71.43%) Selenium
1 5 (71.43%) SoapUI
2 1 (14.29%) Appium
2 1 (14.29%) Cucumber
2 1 (14.29%) Gatling
2 1 (14.29%) JMeter
2 1 (14.29%) NeoLoad
2 1 (14.29%) WebLOAD
General
1 7 (100.00%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (85.71%) .NET
2 4 (57.14%) .NET Framework
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (71.43%) Open Source
2 5 (71.43%) Software Engineering
2 5 (71.43%) Software Testing
3 2 (28.57%) Performance Engineering
3 2 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (14.29%) Automated Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Non-Functional Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Performance Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Programme Management
4 1 (14.29%) Software Architecture
4 1 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) Java
1 6 (85.71%) Python
1 6 (85.71%) Scala
2 2 (28.57%) C#
2 2 (28.57%) Ruby
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) SOASTA, Inc
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Sogeti
Salary: Competitive (DOE) + 5% Flex Benefits + Pension
Posted: 17 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Sogeti
Salary: Competitive Salary + Flexible Benefits Package
Posted: 17 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Sogeti
Salary: Competitive Salary + Flexible Benefits Package
Posted: 17 days ago