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 28 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Consultant
Rank - 255 274
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Consultant 0 7 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England - 0.095% 0.051%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.099% 0.053%
Number of salaries quoted 0 5 3
Median salary - £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +11.76%
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
6061 7059 7600
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 96.28% 96.12% 97.30%
Number of salaries quoted 5183 5968 6232
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £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 28 August 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 4 (66.67%) Software Testing
2 3 (50.00%) QA
2 3 (50.00%) HTML
2 3 (50.00%) Web Services
2 3 (50.00%) ISEB
2 3 (50.00%) HP UFT
2 3 (50.00%) Test Scripting
2 3 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 3 (50.00%) Test Planning
3 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (33.33%) API Testing
3 2 (33.33%) Ranorex
3 2 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (33.33%) Time Management
3 2 (33.33%) RSpec
3 2 (33.33%) JBehave
3 2 (33.33%) Cucumber
3 2 (33.33%) BDD
3 2 (33.33%) Git (software)
3 2 (33.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (33.33%) Defect Tracking
3 2 (33.33%) Presales
3 2 (33.33%) C#
3 2 (33.33%) CSS
3 2 (33.33%) HP
3 2 (33.33%) OOP
3 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 2 (33.33%) Java
3 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 2 (33.33%) SQL

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 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) HTTP
Development Applications
1 3 (50.00%) HP UFT
2 2 (33.33%) Cucumber
2 2 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 2 (33.33%) JBehave
2 2 (33.33%) Ranorex
2 2 (33.33%) RSpec
2 2 (33.33%) Selenium
2 2 (33.33%) Subversion
3 1 (16.67%) LoadRunner
General
1 2 (33.33%) Banking
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
1 2 (33.33%) Games
1 2 (33.33%) Retail
1 2 (33.33%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) HTML
1 3 (50.00%) Web Services
2 2 (33.33%) Ajax
2 2 (33.33%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (33.33%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Software Testing
2 3 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 3 (50.00%) Test Planning
2 3 (50.00%) Test Scripting
3 2 (33.33%) API Testing
3 2 (33.33%) BDD
3 2 (33.33%) Configuration Management
3 2 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (33.33%) Defect Tracking
3 2 (33.33%) Logistics
3 2 (33.33%) OOP
3 2 (33.33%) Presales
3 2 (33.33%) Project Management
3 2 (33.33%) Time Management
3 2 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Automation Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) C#
1 2 (33.33%) Java
1 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
1 2 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (16.67%) ANSI C
2 1 (16.67%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) ISEB
2 2 (33.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (16.67%) HP ASE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (50.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) HP
2 1 (16.67%) Citrix
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle
2 1 (16.67%) SAP