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 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Consultant
Rank 309 320 335
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +15
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Consultant 7 11 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.061% 0.093% 0.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.066% 0.100% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 7 11 12
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £36,250 £40,000 £43,250
% change year-on-year
-9.37% -7.51%
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
10586 11026 12043
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 92.93% 93.10% 93.92%
Number of salaries quoted 8925 9669 11044
Average salary £52,500 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.54% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £77,500 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 23 September 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 23 September 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 14 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (61.11%) Banking
3 8 (44.44%) Retail
4 7 (38.89%) QA
4 7 (38.89%) Selenium
4 7 (38.89%) Cucumber
4 7 (38.89%) BDD
5 6 (33.33%) Test Automation
5 6 (33.33%) Investment Banking
5 6 (33.33%) C#
5 6 (33.33%) E-Commerce
6 5 (27.78%) ISEB
6 5 (27.78%) Ruby
6 5 (27.78%) WebDriver
6 5 (27.78%) SpecFlow
6 5 (27.78%) Computer Science
7 4 (22.22%) Agile Testing
7 4 (22.22%) HP Quality Center
7 4 (22.22%) Groovy
7 4 (22.22%) Data Migration
7 4 (22.22%) PRINCE2
7 4 (22.22%) Python
7 4 (22.22%) Java
7 4 (22.22%) Perl
7 4 (22.22%) HP
7 4 (22.22%) Migration
7 4 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (16.67%) Finance
8 3 (16.67%) QuickTest Pro
8 3 (16.67%) Performance Testing

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

For the 6 months to 23 September 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.

Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Mingle
Development Applications
1 7 (38.89%) Selenium
1 7 (38.89%) Cucumber
2 5 (27.78%) WebDriver
2 5 (27.78%) SpecFlow
3 3 (16.67%) QuickTest Pro
4 2 (11.11%) LoadRunner
4 2 (11.11%) JMeter
5 1 (5.56%) SilkPerformer
5 1 (5.56%) JIRA
5 1 (5.56%) WATIR
5 1 (5.56%) FitNesse
5 1 (5.56%) Visual Studio Team System
5 1 (5.56%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (5.56%) JBehave
5 1 (5.56%) Calabash
5 1 (5.56%) Visual Studio
5 1 (5.56%) Concordion
General
1 11 (61.11%) Banking
2 8 (44.44%) Retail
3 6 (33.33%) Investment Banking
4 3 (16.67%) Finance
5 1 (5.56%) Manufacturing
5 1 (5.56%) Billing
5 1 (5.56%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.56%) .NET
1 1 (5.56%) .NET Framework
1 1 (5.56%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 5 (27.78%) Computer Science
2 2 (11.11%) Blog
3 1 (5.56%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (38.89%) BDD
3 6 (33.33%) Test Automation
3 6 (33.33%) E-Commerce
4 4 (22.22%) Migration
4 4 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (22.22%) Data Migration
4 4 (22.22%) Agile Testing
4 4 (22.22%) PRINCE2
5 3 (16.67%) Performance Testing
6 2 (11.11%) Test Management
6 2 (11.11%) Test Scripting
6 2 (11.11%) TDD
6 2 (11.11%) Automated Testing
6 2 (11.11%) Scrum
6 2 (11.11%) Business Development
7 1 (5.56%) Digital Marketing
7 1 (5.56%) User Experience Design
7 1 (5.56%) Information Architecture
7 1 (5.56%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 6 (33.33%) C#
2 5 (27.78%) Ruby
3 4 (22.22%) Groovy
3 4 (22.22%) Java
3 4 (22.22%) Perl
3 4 (22.22%) Python
Qualifications
1 5 (27.78%) ISEB
2 1 (5.56%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (38.89%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (22.22%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (22.22%) HP
2 1 (5.56%) Oracle
2 1 (5.56%) SAP
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