The table below looks at the statistics for the Test Consultant role in IT jobs advertised for the City of London 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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Consultant
Rank 303 316 323
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +7
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Consultant 11 10 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.10% 0.086% 0.026%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.093% 0.028%
Number of salaries quoted 8 10 2
Average salary £48,750 £70,000 £53,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.35% +30.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £45,250 £48,750
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £70,000 £58,750
UK excluding London average salary £57,500 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+27.77% -10.00%
Test Consultant
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 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
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
10077 10771 10831
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 93.59% 92.94% 94.31%
Number of salaries quoted 8819 9263 9820
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Test Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Test Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Test Consultant
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Test Consultant Salary Trend in the City of London

Test Consultant
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Test Consultant across the City of London region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

Test Consultant Salary Histogram in the City of London

Test Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the City of London 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 11 (61.11%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (44.44%) Performance Testing
2 8 (44.44%) Test Automation
3 7 (38.89%) Finance
4 6 (33.33%) C#
4 6 (33.33%) QuickTest Pro
4 6 (33.33%) LoadRunner
4 6 (33.33%) JMeter
4 6 (33.33%) Banking
4 6 (33.33%) Retail
4 6 (33.33%) SilkPerformer
4 6 (33.33%) Test Scripting
4 6 (33.33%) BDD
5 5 (27.78%) Java
5 5 (27.78%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (27.78%) Investment Banking
5 5 (27.78%) Test Management
5 5 (27.78%) Cucumber
5 5 (27.78%) SpecFlow
6 4 (22.22%) Perl
6 4 (22.22%) Oracle
6 4 (22.22%) Python
6 4 (22.22%) E-Commerce
6 4 (22.22%) Ruby
6 4 (22.22%) Groovy
7 3 (16.67%) SQL
7 3 (16.67%) Siebel
7 3 (16.67%) SOA
7 3 (16.67%) HP
7 3 (16.67%) ISEB

Test Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the City of London 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.56%) Confluence
1 1 (5.56%) Node.js
Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Mingle
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (16.67%) Relational Database
2 1 (5.56%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (5.56%) MongoDB
2 1 (5.56%) Redis
Development Applications
1 6 (33.33%) QuickTest Pro
1 6 (33.33%) LoadRunner
1 6 (33.33%) JMeter
1 6 (33.33%) SilkPerformer
2 5 (27.78%) Cucumber
2 5 (27.78%) SpecFlow
3 3 (16.67%) Facilita Forecast
3 3 (16.67%) WinRunner
3 3 (16.67%) Selenium
4 2 (11.11%) JIRA
5 1 (5.56%) FitNesse
5 1 (5.56%) Visual Studio Team System
5 1 (5.56%) Git (software)
5 1 (5.56%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (5.56%) JBehave
5 1 (5.56%) Visual Studio
5 1 (5.56%) Concordion
General
1 7 (38.89%) Finance
2 6 (33.33%) Banking
2 6 (33.33%) Retail
3 5 (27.78%) Investment Banking
4 1 (5.56%) Retail Banking
4 1 (5.56%) Telecoms
4 1 (5.56%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (16.67%) Ajax
2 1 (5.56%) .NET Framework
2 1 (5.56%) Natural Language Processing
2 1 (5.56%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (16.67%) GIS
1 3 (16.67%) Open Source
1 3 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (11.11%) User Experience
3 1 (5.56%) Online Banking
3 1 (5.56%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.56%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (61.11%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (44.44%) Performance Testing
2 8 (44.44%) Test Automation
3 6 (33.33%) BDD
3 6 (33.33%) Test Scripting
4 5 (27.78%) Test Management
4 5 (27.78%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (22.22%) E-Commerce
6 3 (16.67%) SOA
6 3 (16.67%) Software Testing
6 3 (16.67%) Automated Testing
7 2 (11.11%) TDD
7 2 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
7 2 (11.11%) Scrum
8 1 (5.56%) PLM
8 1 (5.56%) Programme Management
8 1 (5.56%) Quality Management
8 1 (5.56%) E-business
8 1 (5.56%) GAP Analysis
8 1 (5.56%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 6 (33.33%) C#
2 5 (27.78%) Java
3 4 (22.22%) Perl
3 4 (22.22%) Python
3 4 (22.22%) Ruby
3 4 (22.22%) Groovy
4 3 (16.67%) SQL
5 1 (5.56%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (16.67%) ISEB
1 3 (16.67%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.11%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (22.22%) Oracle
2 3 (16.67%) Siebel
2 3 (16.67%) HP
2 3 (16.67%) Citrix
3 1 (5.56%) SAP
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