The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the England region that had QA Consultant featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 1 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quality Assurance Consultant
Rank - 906 951
Permanent jobs requiring a QA Consultant 0 38 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England - 0.036% 0.018%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.038% 0.019%
Number of salaries quoted 0 34 19
Median salary - £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -5.26%
UK excluding London median salary £30,000 £36,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-17.80% -23.15%
QA Consultant
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the 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
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
93119 101042 107544
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.31% 96.53% 96.46%
Number of salaries quoted 79018 83306 88027
Median salary £47,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

QA Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

QA Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in England

QA Consultant
Salary Trend in England

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

QA Consultant Salary Trend in England

QA Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, QA 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 England region featuring QA Consultant in the job title.

1 12 (100.00%) QA
2 11 (91.67%) Finance
3 9 (75.00%) Test Management
4 7 (58.33%) Software Delivery
4 7 (58.33%) Defect Management
4 7 (58.33%) Requirements Analysis
5 6 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 6 (50.00%) Regression Testing
5 6 (50.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
5 6 (50.00%) Integration Testing
5 6 (50.00%) System Testing
5 6 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
6 5 (41.67%) ISEB
6 5 (41.67%) ISTQB
7 4 (33.33%) JIRA
7 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (33.33%) HP
8 2 (16.67%) Manual Testing
8 2 (16.67%) Non-Functional Testing
8 2 (16.67%) Automation Testing
8 2 (16.67%) E-Commerce
8 2 (16.67%) C#
8 2 (16.67%) Java
8 2 (16.67%) OO
8 2 (16.67%) Project Planning
8 2 (16.67%) Performance Testing
8 2 (16.67%) Selenium
9 1 (8.33%) Information Management
9 1 (8.33%) Dynamics CRM
9 1 (8.33%) CRM

QA Consultant Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (8.33%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 4 (33.33%) JIRA
2 2 (16.67%) Selenium
General
1 11 (91.67%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) .NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (75.00%) Test Management
2 7 (58.33%) Defect Management
2 7 (58.33%) Requirements Analysis
2 7 (58.33%) Software Delivery
3 6 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 6 (50.00%) Integration Testing
3 6 (50.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
3 6 (50.00%) Regression Testing
3 6 (50.00%) System Testing
3 6 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (16.67%) Automation Testing
5 2 (16.67%) E-Commerce
5 2 (16.67%) Manual Testing
5 2 (16.67%) Non-Functional Testing
5 2 (16.67%) OO
5 2 (16.67%) Performance Testing
5 2 (16.67%) Project Planning
6 1 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (8.33%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 2 (16.67%) C#
1 2 (16.67%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (41.67%) ISEB
1 5 (41.67%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (100.00%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (33.33%) HP
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle
2 1 (8.33%) SAP
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £37,000 - £50,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Dunstable, Bedfordshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £48,000 - £62,000
Posted: 4 days ago