The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the East of England region that had Test Consultant featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 24 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Consultant
Rank - 271 265
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Consultant 0 9 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England - 0.12% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.12% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 3
Median salary - £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
UK excluding London median salary £75,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+57.89% -
Test Consultant
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the East of England 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
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
6306 7410 7680
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 95.87% 96.80% 97.09%
Number of salaries quoted 5350 6158 6417
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Test Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

The demand trend of job ads across the East of England region that featured Test Consultant in the job title.

Test Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Test Consultant
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Test Consultant Salary Trend in the East of England

Test Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 24 July 2016, Test Consultant job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the East of England region featuring Test Consultant in the job title.

1 12 (75.00%) Software Testing
2 11 (68.75%) QA
3 10 (62.50%) Project Management
3 10 (62.50%) HP
3 10 (62.50%) NHS
3 10 (62.50%) Time Management
3 10 (62.50%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (56.25%) Test Automation
4 9 (56.25%) HP UFT
4 9 (56.25%) Web Services
4 9 (56.25%) HTML
5 7 (43.75%) ISEB
5 7 (43.75%) Test Scripting
5 7 (43.75%) Test Planning
6 5 (31.25%) HP ASE
6 5 (31.25%) HP Quality Center
6 5 (31.25%) ANSI C
6 5 (31.25%) Automation Testing
6 5 (31.25%) Citrix
6 5 (31.25%) LoadRunner
6 5 (31.25%) C
6 5 (31.25%) Oracle
6 5 (31.25%) SAP
6 5 (31.25%) HTTP
6 5 (31.25%) Performance Testing
7 4 (25.00%) Selenium
7 4 (25.00%) Telecoms
7 4 (25.00%) Finance
7 4 (25.00%) Games
7 4 (25.00%) Banking

Test Consultant Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 4 (25.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (31.25%) HTTP
Development Applications
1 9 (56.25%) HP UFT
2 5 (31.25%) LoadRunner
3 4 (25.00%) Cucumber
3 4 (25.00%) Git (software)
3 4 (25.00%) JBehave
3 4 (25.00%) Ranorex
3 4 (25.00%) RSpec
3 4 (25.00%) Selenium
3 4 (25.00%) Subversion
General
1 4 (25.00%) Banking
1 4 (25.00%) Finance
1 4 (25.00%) Games
1 4 (25.00%) Retail
1 4 (25.00%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (56.25%) HTML
1 9 (56.25%) Web Services
2 4 (25.00%) Ajax
2 4 (25.00%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 10 (62.50%) Analytical Skills
1 10 (62.50%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (75.00%) Software Testing
2 10 (62.50%) Project Management
2 10 (62.50%) Time Management
3 9 (56.25%) Test Automation
4 7 (43.75%) Test Planning
4 7 (43.75%) Test Scripting
5 5 (31.25%) Automation Testing
5 5 (31.25%) Performance Testing
6 4 (25.00%) API Testing
6 4 (25.00%) BDD
6 4 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (25.00%) Logistics
6 4 (25.00%) OOP
6 4 (25.00%) Presales
7 2 (12.50%) Configuration Management
7 2 (12.50%) Defect Tracking
7 2 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (31.25%) ANSI C
1 5 (31.25%) C
2 4 (25.00%) C#
2 4 (25.00%) Java
2 4 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (43.75%) ISEB
2 5 (31.25%) HP ASE
3 2 (12.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (68.75%) QA
Systems Management
1 5 (31.25%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 10 (62.50%) HP
2 5 (31.25%) Citrix
2 5 (31.25%) Oracle
2 5 (31.25%) SAP