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 28 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Consultant
Rank 119 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Consultant 5 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.27% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.28% - -
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 0
Average salary £42,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £47,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year
-15.78% +3.26%
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
1759 1726 1627
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 96.23% 95.41% 94.10%
Number of salaries quoted 1438 1504 1353
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 28 April 2015.

Test Consultant Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Test Consultant
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 12 (100.00%) QA
2 7 (58.33%) SC Cleared
2 7 (58.33%) Security Cleared
2 7 (58.33%) Telecoms
2 7 (58.33%) Mentoring
2 7 (58.33%) Coaching
2 7 (58.33%) Degree
3 5 (41.67%) Finance
4 4 (33.33%) Java
4 4 (33.33%) Selenium
5 2 (16.67%) Test Management
5 2 (16.67%) Test Strategy
5 2 (16.67%) HP
5 2 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (8.33%) ISEB
6 1 (8.33%) Functional Testing
6 1 (8.33%) Test Scripting
6 1 (8.33%) Manual Testing
6 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (8.33%) ISTQB

Test Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 4 (33.33%) Selenium
General
1 7 (58.33%) Telecoms
2 5 (41.67%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (58.33%) Mentoring
1 7 (58.33%) Coaching
2 2 (16.67%) Test Strategy
2 2 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (16.67%) Test Management
3 1 (8.33%) Test Scripting
3 1 (8.33%) Manual Testing
3 1 (8.33%) Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (33.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 7 (58.33%) Degree
1 7 (58.33%) SC Cleared
1 7 (58.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (8.33%) ISEB
2 1 (8.33%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (100.00%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (16.67%) HP
Birmingham
Capita - ITPS
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Car Allowance
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham
Capita - ITPS
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Car Allowance
Posted: 5 days ago