The table below looks at the statistics for the Test Consultant role in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Consultant in their job title over the 3 months to 2 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Consultant
Rank 116 130 135
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +5
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Consultant 9 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.45% 0.046% 0.046%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.48% 0.048% 0.049%
Number of salaries quoted 8 1 0
Average salary £47,500 £35,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+35.71% -
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £42,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+11.76% +21.42%
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
1868 2069 2021
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 94.15% 94.35% 93.56%
Number of salaries quoted 1588 1754 1808
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,250 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

Test Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Test Consultant in the job title across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Test Consultant across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 2 September 2015.

Test Consultant Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Test Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT jobs across the Birmingham region that cited Test Consultant 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 Test Consultant in their job title.

1 17 (100.00%) Finance
2 15 (88.24%) QA
3 14 (82.35%) Selenium
4 13 (76.47%) Java
5 11 (64.71%) Stakeholder Management
5 11 (64.71%) Test Strategy
6 9 (52.94%) Data Protection
7 4 (23.53%) Test Management
7 4 (23.53%) HP
8 2 (11.76%) ISEB
8 2 (11.76%) Test Scripting
8 2 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
9 1 (5.88%) Manual Testing
9 1 (5.88%) Manufacturing
9 1 (5.88%) Telecoms
9 1 (5.88%) Team Foundation Server
9 1 (5.88%) HP Quality Center
9 1 (5.88%) Functional Testing
9 1 (5.88%) Automation Testing
9 1 (5.88%) Line Management
9 1 (5.88%) PMI
9 1 (5.88%) PMI Certification
9 1 (5.88%) Bugzilla
9 1 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
9 1 (5.88%) Retail
9 1 (5.88%) Software Testing
9 1 (5.88%) ISTQB
9 1 (5.88%) Degree
9 1 (5.88%) JIRA
9 1 (5.88%) Computer Science

Test Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT jobs across the Birmingham region that cited Test Consultant 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 Test Consultant in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Development Applications
1 14 (82.35%) Selenium
2 1 (5.88%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (5.88%) Bugzilla
2 1 (5.88%) JIRA
General
1 17 (100.00%) Finance
2 1 (5.88%) Manufacturing
2 1 (5.88%) Retail
2 1 (5.88%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.88%) PMI
2 1 (5.88%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (64.71%) Stakeholder Management
1 11 (64.71%) Test Strategy
2 9 (52.94%) Data Protection
3 4 (23.53%) Test Management
4 2 (11.76%) Test Scripting
5 1 (5.88%) Manual Testing
5 1 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (5.88%) Software Testing
5 1 (5.88%) Functional Testing
5 1 (5.88%) Automation Testing
5 1 (5.88%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (76.47%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (11.76%) ISEB
2 1 (5.88%) PMI Certification
2 1 (5.88%) ISTQB
2 1 (5.88%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (88.24%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (23.53%) HP
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
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Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Car + Benefits
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