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 26 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Consultant
Rank 145 124 126
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +2
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Consultant 1 8 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.042% 0.40% 0.046%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.043% 0.42% 0.048%
Number of salaries quoted 1 7 1
Median salary £41,000 £47,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-13.68% +35.71%
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +11.76%
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
2305 1913 2090
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 96.28% 96.23% 96.27%
Number of salaries quoted 1691 1617 1776
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £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 26 August 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 4 (100.00%) Software Testing
2 3 (75.00%) Games
2 3 (75.00%) Test Automation
3 2 (50.00%) Ruby
3 2 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (50.00%) Scala
3 2 (50.00%) Performance Engineering
3 2 (50.00%) C#
3 2 (50.00%) Java
3 2 (50.00%) .NET
3 2 (50.00%) Python
4 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
4 1 (25.00%) Documentum
4 1 (25.00%) ISEB
4 1 (25.00%) Six Sigma
4 1 (25.00%) JUnit
4 1 (25.00%) Quality Management
4 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
4 1 (25.00%) JMeter
4 1 (25.00%) FileNet
4 1 (25.00%) Finance
4 1 (25.00%) Migration
4 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (25.00%) Programme Management
4 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (25.00%) Banking
4 1 (25.00%) Content Management
4 1 (25.00%) Investment Banking
4 1 (25.00%) Automated Testing
4 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (25.00%) Documentum
1 1 (25.00%) FileNet
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Appium
1 1 (25.00%) Cucumber
1 1 (25.00%) Gatling
1 1 (25.00%) JIRA
1 1 (25.00%) JMeter
1 1 (25.00%) JUnit
1 1 (25.00%) NeoLoad
1 1 (25.00%) Ranorex
1 1 (25.00%) Selenium
1 1 (25.00%) SoapUI
1 1 (25.00%) WebLOAD
General
1 3 (75.00%) Games
2 1 (25.00%) Banking
2 1 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Software Testing
2 3 (75.00%) Test Automation
3 2 (50.00%) Performance Engineering
3 2 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (25.00%) Automated Testing
4 1 (25.00%) Content Management
4 1 (25.00%) Defect Tracking
4 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Content Management
4 1 (25.00%) Migration
4 1 (25.00%) Non-Functional Testing
4 1 (25.00%) Open Source
4 1 (25.00%) Performance Testing
4 1 (25.00%) Programme Management
4 1 (25.00%) SDLC
4 1 (25.00%) Software Architecture
4 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
4 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (25.00%) Test Management
4 1 (25.00%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) C#
1 2 (50.00%) Java
1 2 (50.00%) Python
1 2 (50.00%) Ruby
1 2 (50.00%) Scala
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
1 1 (25.00%) ISEB
1 1 (25.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) SOASTA, Inc
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