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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Consultant
Rank 294 305 307
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +2
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Consultant 16 9 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.16% 0.087% 0.064%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 0.093% 0.068%
Number of salaries quoted 13 9 6
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -17.39%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £46,300 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £70,000 £61,250
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
9613 9633 10230
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 93.38% 92.91% 94.08%
Number of salaries quoted 8403 8235 9203
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,501 £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 30 January 2015.

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 30 January 2015, 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 12 (66.67%) JMeter
1 12 (66.67%) Performance Testing
2 11 (61.11%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (50.00%) Finance
4 8 (44.44%) QuickTest Pro
4 8 (44.44%) LoadRunner
4 8 (44.44%) Selenium
4 8 (44.44%) Test Scripting
4 8 (44.44%) SilkPerformer
4 8 (44.44%) Test Automation
4 8 (44.44%) Open Source
5 7 (38.89%) Stakeholder Management
6 6 (33.33%) Banking
7 5 (27.78%) C#
7 5 (27.78%) Java
7 5 (27.78%) Test Management
8 4 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (22.22%) Software Testing
8 4 (22.22%) ISTQB
8 4 (22.22%) Ajax
8 4 (22.22%) WebDriver
8 4 (22.22%) Calabash
8 4 (22.22%) Facilita Forecast
8 4 (22.22%) Relational Database
8 4 (22.22%) SQL
8 4 (22.22%) Siebel
8 4 (22.22%) E-Commerce
8 4 (22.22%) SOA
8 4 (22.22%) HP
8 4 (22.22%) ISEB

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

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 4 (22.22%) Relational Database
2 2 (11.11%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (5.56%) MongoDB
3 1 (5.56%) Redis
Development Applications
1 12 (66.67%) JMeter
2 8 (44.44%) QuickTest Pro
2 8 (44.44%) LoadRunner
2 8 (44.44%) Selenium
2 8 (44.44%) SilkPerformer
3 4 (22.22%) WebDriver
3 4 (22.22%) Calabash
3 4 (22.22%) Facilita Forecast
3 4 (22.22%) WinRunner
3 4 (22.22%) Appium
4 2 (11.11%) JIRA
5 1 (5.56%) Cucumber
5 1 (5.56%) Git (software)
5 1 (5.56%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (5.56%) FitNesse
5 1 (5.56%) Concordion
5 1 (5.56%) SpecFlow
5 1 (5.56%) JBehave
General
1 9 (50.00%) Finance
2 6 (33.33%) Banking
3 3 (16.67%) Retail
4 1 (5.56%) Retail Banking
4 1 (5.56%) Telecoms
4 1 (5.56%) Billing
4 1 (5.56%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (22.22%) Ajax
2 1 (5.56%) .NET Framework
2 1 (5.56%) Natural Language Processing
2 1 (5.56%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 8 (44.44%) Open Source
2 4 (22.22%) GIS
2 4 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (11.11%) User Experience
4 1 (5.56%) Online Banking
4 1 (5.56%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.56%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (66.67%) Performance Testing
2 11 (61.11%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (44.44%) Test Scripting
3 8 (44.44%) Test Automation
4 7 (38.89%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (27.78%) Test Management
6 4 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (22.22%) Software Testing
6 4 (22.22%) E-Commerce
6 4 (22.22%) SOA
7 3 (16.67%) Automated Testing
8 2 (11.11%) TDD
8 2 (11.11%) Validation
8 2 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
8 2 (11.11%) BDD
9 1 (5.56%) Manual Testing
9 1 (5.56%) Test Strategy
9 1 (5.56%) Analytics
9 1 (5.56%) Test Planning
9 1 (5.56%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 5 (27.78%) C#
1 5 (27.78%) Java
2 4 (22.22%) SQL
3 1 (5.56%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (22.22%) ISTQB
1 4 (22.22%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (22.22%) Siebel
1 4 (22.22%) HP
1 4 (22.22%) Citrix
1 4 (22.22%) Oracle
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