The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the England region that had Test Consultant featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 8 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Consultant
Rank 778 856 719
Rank change year-on-year
+78 -137
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Consultant 85 79 233
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.10% 0.079% 0.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.10% 0.082% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 68 59 91
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £34,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £72,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £46,250
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -18.91%
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
81279 96326 102960
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.49% 96.62% 96.60%
Number of salaries quoted 67994 81128 85922
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 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +2.50%

Test Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of job ads across the England region that featured Test Consultant in the job title.

Test Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in England

Test Consultant
Salary Trend in England

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

Test Consultant Salary Trend in England

Test Consultant
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Test Consultant across the England region over the 3 months to 8 December 2016.

Test Consultant Salary Histogram in England

Test 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 Test Consultant within the England region over the 3 months to 8 December 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +39 45 £58,750 +6.81% 11
South East +68 9 £45,000 +44.00% 2
Yorkshire +28 9 £30,000 -14.28% 1
South West - 8 £50,000 -
West Midlands +2 6 £30,000 -36.84%
North West -22 5 £30,000 -14.28%
Test Consultant
UK

Test Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 8 December 2016, Test 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 Test Consultant in the job title.

1 115 (53.00%) Agile Software Development
2 94 (43.32%) Finance
3 80 (36.87%) Java
4 73 (33.64%) Software Testing
5 72 (33.18%) C#
6 68 (31.34%) Test Automation
7 60 (27.65%) Python
8 53 (24.42%) Games
8 53 (24.42%) QA
9 50 (23.04%) Selenium
10 48 (22.12%) Test Strategy
11 43 (19.82%) Cucumber
12 42 (19.35%) Ruby
12 42 (19.35%) Software Engineering
13 40 (18.43%) Scala
14 39 (17.97%) SoapUI
15 38 (17.51%) Test Scripting
16 36 (16.59%) User Acceptance Testing
16 36 (16.59%) Test Management
17 35 (16.13%) Waterfall
18 34 (15.67%) Automation Testing
19 32 (14.75%) .NET
20 30 (13.82%) BDD
21 29 (13.36%) Open Source
22 28 (12.90%) Banking
22 28 (12.90%) Functional Testing
23 26 (11.98%) Performance Engineering
23 26 (11.98%) Continuous Integration
23 26 (11.98%) Automated Testing
24 25 (11.52%) Ranorex

Test 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 5 (2.30%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (0.46%) Documentum
2 1 (0.46%) FileNet
2 1 (0.46%) WebLogic
Applications
1 15 (6.91%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.46%) Mingle
2 1 (0.46%) MS Office
2 1 (0.46%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (0.46%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (0.92%) HFM
2 1 (0.46%) Hyperion Enterprise
2 1 (0.46%) Oracle Financials
2 1 (0.46%) SAP IS-U
Cloud Services
1 11 (5.07%) G Suite
1 11 (5.07%) Office 365
1 11 (5.07%) Slack
2 1 (0.46%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.46%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.84%) HTTPS
1 4 (1.84%) WAN
2 1 (0.46%) HTTP
2 1 (0.46%) Network Security
2 1 (0.46%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (4.61%) Big Data
2 7 (3.23%) Hadoop
2 7 (3.23%) Power BI
3 5 (2.30%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (1.84%) SQL Server
5 2 (0.92%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (0.46%) MS Access
6 1 (0.46%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.46%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.46%) SAP BW
6 1 (0.46%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (0.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 50 (23.04%) Selenium
2 43 (19.82%) Cucumber
3 39 (17.97%) SoapUI
4 25 (11.52%) Appium
4 25 (11.52%) Ranorex
5 22 (10.14%) JMeter
6 18 (8.29%) JUnit
7 17 (7.83%) Jenkins
8 14 (6.45%) JIRA
9 12 (5.53%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 12 (5.53%) Gatling
9 12 (5.53%) NeoLoad
9 12 (5.53%) WebLOAD
10 11 (5.07%) Visual Studio
10 11 (5.07%) WATIR
11 10 (4.61%) SpecFlow
12 9 (4.15%) Buildbot
12 9 (4.15%) LoadRunner
13 8 (3.69%) WebDriver
14 7 (3.23%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 94 (43.32%) Finance
2 53 (24.42%) Games
3 28 (12.90%) Banking
4 18 (8.29%) Retail
5 11 (5.07%) Telecoms
6 5 (2.30%) Investment Banking
7 4 (1.84%) Back Office
8 2 (0.92%) Retail Banking
9 1 (0.46%) Local Government
9 1 (0.46%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.46%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (14.75%) .NET
2 12 (5.53%) Java EE
2 12 (5.53%) STL
3 7 (3.23%) HTML
3 7 (3.23%) XML
4 5 (2.30%) SOAP
5 4 (1.84%) HTML5
5 4 (1.84%) REST
6 2 (0.92%) Android SDK
6 2 (0.92%) AngularJS
6 2 (0.92%) CSS
6 2 (0.92%) iOS SDK
6 2 (0.92%) Web Services
7 1 (0.46%) Behat
7 1 (0.46%) CGI
7 1 (0.46%) Gherkin
7 1 (0.46%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 16 (7.37%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (5.99%) Driving Licence
3 10 (4.61%) Mobile App
4 8 (3.69%) New Media
5 4 (1.84%) BBC
5 4 (1.84%) Computer Science
5 4 (1.84%) Derivative
5 4 (1.84%) Fixed Income
5 4 (1.84%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 4 (1.84%) OTC Derivatives
6 2 (0.92%) Smart Meter
7 1 (0.46%) Credit Risk
7 1 (0.46%) Data Extraction
7 1 (0.46%) Data Integration
7 1 (0.46%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.46%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 14 (6.45%) Unix
2 13 (5.99%) Linux
3 4 (1.84%) Windows
4 2 (0.92%) Android
4 2 (0.92%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 115 (53.00%) Agile Software Development
2 73 (33.64%) Software Testing
3 68 (31.34%) Test Automation
4 48 (22.12%) Test Strategy
5 42 (19.35%) Software Engineering
6 38 (17.51%) Test Scripting
7 36 (16.59%) Test Management
7 36 (16.59%) User Acceptance Testing
8 35 (16.13%) Waterfall
9 34 (15.67%) Automation Testing
10 30 (13.82%) BDD
11 29 (13.36%) Open Source
12 28 (12.90%) Functional Testing
13 26 (11.98%) Automated Testing
13 26 (11.98%) Continuous Integration
13 26 (11.98%) Performance Engineering
14 24 (11.06%) TDD
15 23 (10.60%) SDLC
16 22 (10.14%) Performance Testing
17 19 (8.76%) Business Development
Programming Languages
1 80 (36.87%) Java
2 72 (33.18%) C#
3 60 (27.65%) Python
4 42 (19.35%) Ruby
5 40 (18.43%) Scala
6 23 (10.60%) C
6 23 (10.60%) C++
7 21 (9.68%) SQL
8 15 (6.91%) Perl
8 15 (6.91%) VB
9 12 (5.53%) Objective-C
10 9 (4.15%) PHP
11 7 (3.23%) R
12 5 (2.30%) JavaScript
12 5 (2.30%) XPath
13 2 (0.92%) T-SQL
14 1 (0.46%) AWK
14 1 (0.46%) PL/SQL
14 1 (0.46%) Shell Script
14 1 (0.46%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 19 (8.76%) Degree
2 18 (8.29%) Security Cleared
3 15 (6.91%) CISSP
3 15 (6.91%) GIAC
3 15 (6.91%) ISEB
4 13 (5.99%) CCNA
4 13 (5.99%) Cisco Certification
5 12 (5.53%) CompTIA Security+
5 12 (5.53%) DV Cleared
5 12 (5.53%) Linux+ Certification
5 12 (5.53%) MCSE
5 12 (5.53%) Microsoft Certification
5 12 (5.53%) Network+ Certification
5 12 (5.53%) SANS
5 12 (5.53%) Security+ Certification
5 12 (5.53%) SSCP
6 10 (4.61%) ISTQB
7 6 (2.76%) SC Cleared
8 3 (1.38%) CEH
8 3 (1.38%) GPEN
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 53 (24.42%) QA
2 4 (1.84%) SDET
Systems Management
1 11 (5.07%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 15 (6.91%) HP
2 11 (5.07%) Google
2 11 (5.07%) SOASTA, Inc
3 10 (4.61%) Oracle
4 9 (4.15%) Hyperion
5 8 (3.69%) Microsoft
6 6 (2.76%) SAP
7 5 (2.30%) Intel Security
8 4 (1.84%) BT
8 4 (1.84%) Citrix
9 2 (0.92%) IBM
10 1 (0.46%) CA Agile Central
10 1 (0.46%) Perforce
10 1 (0.46%) Sophos
10 1 (0.46%) Symantec
10 1 (0.46%) webMethods
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