The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Test 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 Senior Test Consultant in their job title over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Test Consultant
Rank 834 858 856
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Test Consultant 18 5 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.018% 0.005% 0.007%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.019% 0.005% 0.007%
Number of salaries quoted 12 5 7
Average salary £75,000 £55,000 £67,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+36.36% -18.51%
UK excluding London average salary £57,500 £38,500 £33,000
% change year-on-year
+49.35% +16.66%
Senior Test 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
95146 98530 96981
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.82% 94.55% 94.84%
Number of salaries quoted 78725 80421 81983
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,450 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £66,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Senior Test Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Senior Test Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in England

Senior Test Consultant
Salary Trend in England

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

Senior Test Consultant Salary Trend in England

Senior Test Consultant
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Test Consultant across the England region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015.

Senior Test Consultant Salary Histogram in England

Senior Test 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 Senior Test Consultant within the England region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015. 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 +54 18 £75,000 +17.64%
Senior Test Consultant
UK

Senior Test Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the England region that cited Senior Test 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 Senior Test Consultant in their job title.

1 27 (50.00%) ISEB
2 22 (40.74%) Test Scripting
3 21 (38.89%) Retail
4 20 (37.04%) Analytical Skills
5 19 (35.19%) Agile Software Development
6 18 (33.33%) QA
6 18 (33.33%) Functional Testing
7 17 (31.48%) Scrum
8 15 (27.78%) Finance
9 13 (24.07%) Banking
10 12 (22.22%) Performance Testing
10 12 (22.22%) Mentoring
11 11 (20.37%) JMeter
12 10 (18.52%) HP
12 10 (18.52%) IBM
12 10 (18.52%) Java
13 9 (16.67%) SQL
13 9 (16.67%) Open Source
13 9 (16.67%) Software Testing
14 8 (14.81%) SoapUI
14 8 (14.81%) Manual Testing
14 8 (14.81%) SOAP
14 8 (14.81%) Linux
14 8 (14.81%) Aerospace
14 8 (14.81%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
15 7 (12.96%) Hadoop
15 7 (12.96%) Black-Box Testing
15 7 (12.96%) ETL
15 7 (12.96%) UNIX
15 7 (12.96%) Unit Testing

Senior Test Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the England region that cited Senior Test 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 Senior Test Consultant in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (7.41%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.85%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (12.96%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 11 (20.37%) JMeter
2 8 (14.81%) SoapUI
3 4 (7.41%) Selenium
4 2 (3.70%) FitNesse
4 2 (3.70%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (3.70%) Cucumber
4 2 (3.70%) Visual Studio
5 1 (1.85%) QuickTest Pro
5 1 (1.85%) LoadRunner
5 1 (1.85%) Selenium IDE
5 1 (1.85%) Subversion
5 1 (1.85%) SilkPerformer
5 1 (1.85%) JIRA
General
1 21 (38.89%) Retail
2 15 (27.78%) Finance
3 13 (24.07%) Banking
4 8 (14.81%) Aerospace
5 1 (1.85%) Local Government
5 1 (1.85%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (14.81%) SOAP
2 1 (1.85%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 20 (37.04%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (16.67%) Open Source
3 1 (1.85%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.85%) Online Banking
3 1 (1.85%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 8 (14.81%) Linux
2 7 (12.96%) UNIX
3 2 (3.70%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (40.74%) Test Scripting
2 19 (35.19%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (33.33%) Functional Testing
4 17 (31.48%) Scrum
5 12 (22.22%) Performance Testing
5 12 (22.22%) Mentoring
6 9 (16.67%) Software Testing
7 8 (14.81%) Manual Testing
8 7 (12.96%) Unit Testing
8 7 (12.96%) ETL
8 7 (12.96%) Black-Box Testing
9 3 (5.56%) User Acceptance Testing
9 3 (5.56%) Automation Testing
9 3 (5.56%) Stakeholder Management
10 2 (3.70%) Test Management
10 2 (3.70%) BDD
10 2 (3.70%) Test Planning
11 1 (1.85%) Test Strategy
11 1 (1.85%) Requirements Analysis
11 1 (1.85%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (18.52%) Java
2 9 (16.67%) SQL
3 2 (3.70%) VBScript
3 2 (3.70%) C#
4 1 (1.85%) VB
4 1 (1.85%) Python
Qualifications
1 27 (50.00%) ISEB
2 8 (14.81%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (3.70%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.85%) ISTQB
4 1 (1.85%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (33.33%) QA
Vendors
1 10 (18.52%) IBM
1 10 (18.52%) HP
2 2 (3.70%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.85%) Capita
3 1 (1.85%) Oracle