The table below looks at the statistics for the QA Consultant role in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited QA Consultant in their job title over the 3 months to 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quality Assurance Consultant
Rank 886 897 895
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a QA Consultant 12 28 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.013% 0.028% 0.022%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.013% 0.029% 0.023%
Number of salaries quoted 11 18 20
Average salary £70,000 £40,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+75.00% -15.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £27,500 £43,250
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £62,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £27,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+90.90% -42.10%
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
90807 95908 94217
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.14% 96.48% 96.30%
Number of salaries quoted 77011 80194 76700
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
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 average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

QA Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing QA Consultant in the job title across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 9 February 2016.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing QA Consultant within the England region over the 3 months to 9 February 2016. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London 0 12 £70,000 +12.00% 1
QA Consultant
UK

QA Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the England region that cited QA 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 QA Consultant in their job title.

1 18 (100.00%) QA
2 13 (72.22%) Finance
3 9 (50.00%) Test Management
4 7 (38.89%) Software Delivery
4 7 (38.89%) Defect Management
4 7 (38.89%) Requirements Analysis
5 6 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (33.33%) Regression Testing
5 6 (33.33%) Integration Testing
5 6 (33.33%) Operational Acceptance Testing
5 6 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
5 6 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
5 6 (33.33%) System Testing
6 5 (27.78%) ISEB
6 5 (27.78%) ISTQB
7 4 (22.22%) JIRA
7 4 (22.22%) Selenium
7 4 (22.22%) E-Commerce
7 4 (22.22%) HP
7 4 (22.22%) C#
7 4 (22.22%) Java
7 4 (22.22%) OO
7 4 (22.22%) Test Scripting
7 4 (22.22%) Manual Testing
7 4 (22.22%) Non-Functional Testing
7 4 (22.22%) Automation Testing
8 3 (16.67%) SDLC
8 3 (16.67%) Process Improvement
8 3 (16.67%) Configuration Management
8 3 (16.67%) Project Management

QA Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the England region that cited QA 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 QA Consultant in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.56%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.56%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (5.56%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 4 (22.22%) JIRA
1 4 (22.22%) Selenium
General
1 13 (72.22%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.56%) .NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (50.00%) Test Management
2 7 (38.89%) Defect Management
2 7 (38.89%) Requirements Analysis
2 7 (38.89%) Software Delivery
3 6 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
3 6 (33.33%) Integration Testing
3 6 (33.33%) Operational Acceptance Testing
3 6 (33.33%) Regression Testing
3 6 (33.33%) System Testing
3 6 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
4 4 (22.22%) Automation Testing
4 4 (22.22%) E-Commerce
4 4 (22.22%) Manual Testing
4 4 (22.22%) Non-Functional Testing
4 4 (22.22%) OO
4 4 (22.22%) Test Scripting
5 3 (16.67%) Configuration Management
5 3 (16.67%) Project Management
5 3 (16.67%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 4 (22.22%) C#
1 4 (22.22%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (27.78%) ISEB
1 5 (27.78%) ISTQB
2 1 (5.56%) Degree
2 1 (5.56%) SC Cleared
2 1 (5.56%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (100.00%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (22.22%) HP
2 1 (5.56%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.56%) Oracle
2 1 (5.56%) SAP
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