The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the England region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Quality Assurance Consultant
Rank 852 830 877
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +47
Permanent jobs requiring a QA Consultant 22 15 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.020% 0.015% 0.004%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.021% 0.016% 0.005%
Number of salaries quoted 8 12 4
Average salary £45,000 £38,250 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% +5.51%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,150 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £76,250 £47,400 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £32,000 -
% change year-on-year
+32.81% -
Job Titles Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
103361 95969 105981
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.38% 94.24% 95.25%
Number of salaries quoted 85252 80299 91558
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,250 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
QA Consultant
UK

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 25 July 2014.

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 25 July 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 -39 15 £72,500 +64.77% 1
East of England 0 5 £47,500 +58.33%
East Midlands - 2 £35,000 -
QA Consultant
UK

QA Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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 31 (100.00%) QA
2 16 (51.61%) Security Testing
3 15 (48.39%) Test Management
3 15 (48.39%) Stakeholder Management
3 15 (48.39%) Software Testing
4 14 (45.16%) Migration
4 14 (45.16%) Data Migration
4 14 (45.16%) Security Cleared
4 14 (45.16%) User Acceptance Testing
5 8 (25.81%) Test Automation
6 7 (22.58%) Java
6 7 (22.58%) Web Services
7 6 (19.35%) Validation
8 5 (16.13%) Regression Testing
8 5 (16.13%) Tomcat
8 5 (16.13%) Ajax
8 5 (16.13%) Java SE
8 5 (16.13%) Java EE
8 5 (16.13%) Degree
8 5 (16.13%) GWT
8 5 (16.13%) JPA
8 5 (16.13%) WebSphere
9 3 (9.68%) Finance
9 3 (9.68%) .NET
9 3 (9.68%) Automated Testing
9 3 (9.68%) Selenium
10 2 (6.45%) Computer Science
10 2 (6.45%) Performance Testing
10 2 (6.45%) CSSLP
10 2 (6.45%) Security Architecture

QA Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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 5 (16.13%) Tomcat
1 5 (16.13%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.23%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.23%) Internet
Development Applications
1 3 (9.68%) Selenium
2 1 (3.23%) WebDriver
2 1 (3.23%) Cucumber
2 1 (3.23%) Visual Studio
2 1 (3.23%) QADirector
General
1 3 (9.68%) Finance
2 1 (3.23%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (22.58%) Web Services
2 5 (16.13%) Ajax
2 5 (16.13%) Java SE
2 5 (16.13%) Java EE
2 5 (16.13%) GWT
2 5 (16.13%) JPA
3 3 (9.68%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.45%) Cryptography
1 2 (6.45%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.23%) Management Information System
2 1 (3.23%) Mathematics
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (51.61%) Security Testing
2 15 (48.39%) Test Management
2 15 (48.39%) Stakeholder Management
2 15 (48.39%) Software Testing
3 14 (45.16%) User Acceptance Testing
3 14 (45.16%) Migration
3 14 (45.16%) Data Migration
4 8 (25.81%) Test Automation
5 6 (19.35%) Validation
6 5 (16.13%) Regression Testing
7 3 (9.68%) Automated Testing
8 2 (6.45%) Automation Testing
8 2 (6.45%) Test Strategy
8 2 (6.45%) Security Architecture
8 2 (6.45%) Scrum
8 2 (6.45%) Web Design
8 2 (6.45%) Information Security
8 2 (6.45%) Identity Management
8 2 (6.45%) Penetration Testing
8 2 (6.45%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (22.58%) Java
2 2 (6.45%) C#
Qualifications
1 14 (45.16%) Security Cleared
2 5 (16.13%) Degree
3 2 (6.45%) CSSLP
3 2 (6.45%) CISSP
3 2 (6.45%) CISM
3 2 (6.45%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (100.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (6.45%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 2 (6.45%) Progress
1 2 (6.45%) HP
2 1 (3.23%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.23%) Oracle
2 1 (3.23%) SAP
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