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 16 April 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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Quality Assurance Consultant
Rank 893 853 873
Rank change year-on-year
-40 +20
Permanent jobs requiring a QA Consultant 9 10 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.008% 0.009% 0.013%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.008% 0.010% 0.013%
Number of salaries quoted 8 7 14
Average salary £52,500 £40,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+31.25% +19.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,850 £37,000 £26,900
10% offered a salary of more than £70,750 £51,000 £42,750
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £41,250 £27,000
% change year-on-year
-15.15% +52.77%
Job Titles Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
108008 100411 112253
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.48% 94.72% 94.80%
Number of salaries quoted 88395 84589 96881
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,988 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%
QA Consultant
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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 16 April 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 16 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
London -48 7 £60,000 +50.00%
South East -11 1 - -
East Midlands - 1 £35,000 - 1
QA Consultant
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QA Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 17 (100.00%) QA
2 8 (47.06%) Microsoft
3 6 (35.29%) Visual Studio
4 5 (29.41%) Project Planning
5 4 (23.53%) Enterprise Architecture
5 4 (23.53%) .NET
6 3 (17.65%) SQL
6 3 (17.65%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (17.65%) MS Excel
6 3 (17.65%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (17.65%) Regression Testing
6 3 (17.65%) Legal
6 3 (17.65%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (17.65%) Scrum
6 3 (17.65%) Automated Testing
6 3 (17.65%) Selenium
6 3 (17.65%) Degree
6 3 (17.65%) User Acceptance Testing
6 3 (17.65%) Integration Testing
6 3 (17.65%) Waterfall
6 3 (17.65%) Test Strategy
7 2 (11.76%) Automation Testing
7 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Azure
7 2 (11.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (11.76%) Test Automation
7 2 (11.76%) System Testing
7 2 (11.76%) Performance Testing
7 2 (11.76%) Release Management
7 2 (11.76%) ISTQB
7 2 (11.76%) Dynamics CRM

QA Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 2 (11.76%) SharePoint
2 1 (5.88%) WebSphere
2 1 (5.88%) Node.js
2 1 (5.88%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (17.65%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (11.76%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (5.88%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.88%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (17.65%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (11.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (11.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (11.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (5.88%) Big Data
3 1 (5.88%) Data Mining
3 1 (5.88%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (35.29%) Visual Studio
2 3 (17.65%) Selenium
3 1 (5.88%) WebDriver
3 1 (5.88%) Cucumber
General
1 3 (17.65%) Legal
2 2 (11.76%) Finance
2 2 (11.76%) Law
3 1 (5.88%) Banking
3 1 (5.88%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (23.53%) .NET
2 1 (5.88%) Web Services
2 1 (5.88%) Ajax
2 1 (5.88%) Java SE
2 1 (5.88%) Java EE
2 1 (5.88%) GWT
2 1 (5.88%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.88%) Management Information System
1 1 (5.88%) Mathematics
1 1 (5.88%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.88%) Linux
1 1 (5.88%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (29.41%) Project Planning
2 4 (23.53%) Enterprise Architecture
3 3 (17.65%) User Acceptance Testing
3 3 (17.65%) Integration Testing
3 3 (17.65%) Waterfall
3 3 (17.65%) Test Strategy
3 3 (17.65%) Automated Testing
3 3 (17.65%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (17.65%) Scrum
3 3 (17.65%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (17.65%) Regression Testing
4 2 (11.76%) ETL
4 2 (11.76%) Validation
4 2 (11.76%) CRM
4 2 (11.76%) TDD
4 2 (11.76%) Release Management
4 2 (11.76%) Automation Testing
4 2 (11.76%) Performance Testing
4 2 (11.76%) Test Automation
4 2 (11.76%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (17.65%) SQL
2 2 (11.76%) T-SQL
2 2 (11.76%) C#
2 2 (11.76%) Java
3 1 (5.88%) JavaScript
3 1 (5.88%) PHP
3 1 (5.88%) C++
3 1 (5.88%) Python
3 1 (5.88%) Ruby
3 1 (5.88%) Scala
Qualifications
1 3 (17.65%) Degree
2 2 (11.76%) ISEB
2 2 (11.76%) ISTQB
3 1 (5.88%) SC Cleared
3 1 (5.88%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (100.00%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (47.06%) Microsoft
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