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 24 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Quality Assurance Consultant
UK / England
Rank 821 924 909
Rank change year-on-year
+103 -15
Permanent jobs requiring a QA Consultant 14 9 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.018% 0.009% 0.029%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.018% 0.010% 0.030%
Number of salaries quoted 10 8 20
Median salary £37,000 £72,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-48.96% +81.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £67,750 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £78,250 £62,750
UK excluding London median salary £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
% change year-on-year
- +9.09%

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
76071 92021 96267
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.34% 96.48% 96.73%
Number of salaries quoted 63569 78023 80199
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

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
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing QA Consultant across the England region over the 3 months to 24 February 2017.

QA Consultant Salary Histogram in England

QA Consultant
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing QA Consultant within the England region over the 3 months to 24 February 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +79 9 £52,500 -27.58% 3
Yorkshire - 2 £30,000 - 3
North West - 2 £30,000 -
South East - 1 £35,000 -
QA Consultant
UK

QA Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, 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 29 (100.00%) QA
2 22 (75.86%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (62.07%) Finance
4 15 (51.72%) Test Scripting
5 9 (31.03%) ISEB
5 9 (31.03%) V-Model
5 9 (31.03%) Waterfall
5 9 (31.03%) Functional Testing
6 8 (27.59%) Driving Licence
6 8 (27.59%) Business Development
7 7 (24.14%) Customer Engagement
8 6 (20.69%) Big Data
8 6 (20.69%) Performance Management
8 6 (20.69%) Data Warehouse
8 6 (20.69%) Business Intelligence
8 6 (20.69%) Microsoft
9 4 (13.79%) Quality Management
9 4 (13.79%) Manual Testing
9 4 (13.79%) Predictive Analytics
9 4 (13.79%) ISTQB
9 4 (13.79%) Regression Testing
9 4 (13.79%) Analytics
10 3 (10.34%) Test Strategy
10 3 (10.34%) Continuous Improvement
10 3 (10.34%) SDLC
10 3 (10.34%) Internal Audit
10 3 (10.34%) Risk Management
10 3 (10.34%) Change Management
10 3 (10.34%) Software Testing
10 3 (10.34%) JIRA

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 (3.45%) Confluence
Applications
1 3 (10.34%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.45%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 2 (6.90%) HFM
1 2 (6.90%) Hyperion Enterprise
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.90%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (20.69%) Big Data
1 6 (20.69%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (10.34%) SQL Server
3 2 (6.90%) Power BI
4 1 (3.45%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 3 (10.34%) JIRA
2 2 (6.90%) HP UFT
2 2 (6.90%) JUnit
2 2 (6.90%) NUnit
2 2 (6.90%) Selenium
2 2 (6.90%) TestComplete
2 2 (6.90%) Visual Studio
2 2 (6.90%) Visual Studio Team System
3 1 (3.45%) Cucumber
General
1 18 (62.07%) Finance
2 1 (3.45%) Retail
2 1 (3.45%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.90%) .NET
1 2 (6.90%) REST
1 2 (6.90%) Web Services
2 1 (3.45%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 8 (27.59%) Driving Licence
2 2 (6.90%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.90%) Mobile App
3 1 (3.45%) Digital Media
3 1 (3.45%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.90%) Windows
2 1 (3.45%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (75.86%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (51.72%) Test Scripting
3 9 (31.03%) Functional Testing
3 9 (31.03%) V-Model
3 9 (31.03%) Waterfall
4 8 (27.59%) Business Development
5 7 (24.14%) Customer Engagement
6 6 (20.69%) Business Intelligence
6 6 (20.69%) Performance Management
7 4 (13.79%) Analytics
7 4 (13.79%) Manual Testing
7 4 (13.79%) Predictive Analytics
7 4 (13.79%) Quality Management
7 4 (13.79%) Regression Testing
8 3 (10.34%) Continuous Improvement
8 3 (10.34%) Internal Audit
8 3 (10.34%) QMS
8 3 (10.34%) SDLC
8 3 (10.34%) Software Testing
8 3 (10.34%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 3 (10.34%) C#
1 3 (10.34%) SQL
2 2 (6.90%) Java
2 2 (6.90%) PHP
2 2 (6.90%) Scala
2 2 (6.90%) T-SQL
3 1 (3.45%) R
Qualifications
1 9 (31.03%) ISEB
2 4 (13.79%) ISTQB
3 2 (6.90%) ACCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (100.00%) QA
2 1 (3.45%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 2 (6.90%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (20.69%) Microsoft
2 3 (10.34%) Hyperion
2 3 (10.34%) Oracle
3 2 (6.90%) HP
4 1 (3.45%) Tableau
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