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 29 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Consultant
Rank 786 833 740
Rank change year-on-year
+47 -93
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Consultant 102 104 232
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.11% 0.10% 0.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.10% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 70 76 63
Median salary £80,000 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+77.77% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £52,250 £35,500 £38,500
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £62,500 £72,475
UK excluding London median salary £100,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+122.22% -5.26%
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
88459 100027 107293
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.38% 96.51% 96.49%
Number of salaries quoted 75472 83409 88582
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 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 29 June 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 29 June 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 +33 53 £80,000 +60.00% 6
Yorkshire - 15 £100,000 -
South East +22 9 £57,500 +15.00% 1
East Midlands - 8 £75,000 -
North West +33 7 £100,000 +316.66% 1
West Midlands -24 6 £100,000 +110.52% 4
South West +25 3 - -
East of England +26 1 £35,000 -
Test Consultant
UK

Test Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 June 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.

1 105 (56.45%) Test Automation
2 93 (50.00%) Java
3 87 (46.77%) Selenium
4 82 (44.09%) Software Testing
5 81 (43.55%) Games
6 78 (41.94%) Agile Software Development
7 76 (40.86%) Python
8 64 (34.41%) SoapUI
9 63 (33.87%) .NET
10 62 (33.33%) Scala
11 60 (32.26%) Ranorex
12 57 (30.65%) Open Source
13 55 (29.57%) Software Engineering
14 54 (29.03%) JUnit
15 45 (24.19%) C#
16 38 (20.43%) Finance
16 38 (20.43%) QA
16 38 (20.43%) .NET Framework
17 33 (17.74%) Cucumber
18 32 (17.20%) Ruby
19 26 (13.98%) User Acceptance Testing
20 25 (13.44%) Stakeholder Management
21 24 (12.90%) Banking
21 24 (12.90%) Test Management
22 22 (11.83%) Telecoms
23 21 (11.29%) Performance Testing
23 21 (11.29%) Performance Engineering
24 20 (10.75%) HP
25 19 (10.22%) BDD
25 19 (10.22%) Test Strategy

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 1 (0.54%) Confluence
1 1 (0.54%) JBoss
1 1 (0.54%) Mule
1 1 (0.54%) Mule ESB
1 1 (0.54%) Tomcat
Applications
1 18 (9.68%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.54%) MS Office
2 1 (0.54%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (0.54%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (1.08%) Oracle Financials
1 2 (1.08%) SAP IS-U
2 1 (0.54%) SAP CO
2 1 (0.54%) SAP FI
2 1 (0.54%) SAP FI/CO
Communications & Networking
1 6 (3.23%) HTTP
2 4 (2.15%) Firewall
2 4 (2.15%) SNMP
3 1 (0.54%) Network Security
3 1 (0.54%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (4.84%) Big Data
2 2 (1.08%) SAP BW
3 1 (0.54%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (0.54%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 87 (46.77%) Selenium
2 64 (34.41%) SoapUI
3 60 (32.26%) Ranorex
4 54 (29.03%) JUnit
5 33 (17.74%) Cucumber
6 16 (8.60%) JMeter
7 15 (8.06%) HP UFT
8 14 (7.53%) Appium
8 14 (7.53%) Git (software)
9 12 (6.45%) SpecFlow
10 11 (5.91%) WebDriver
11 10 (5.38%) Gatling
11 10 (5.38%) NeoLoad
11 10 (5.38%) WebLOAD
12 9 (4.84%) eggPlant
12 9 (4.84%) Jenkins
12 9 (4.84%) LoadRunner
13 7 (3.76%) JBehave
14 6 (3.23%) RSpec
14 6 (3.23%) TeamCity
General
1 81 (43.55%) Games
2 38 (20.43%) Finance
3 24 (12.90%) Banking
4 22 (11.83%) Telecoms
5 15 (8.06%) Retail
6 5 (2.69%) Investment Banking
7 2 (1.08%) Aerospace
7 2 (1.08%) Marketing
8 1 (0.54%) Billing
8 1 (0.54%) Law
8 1 (0.54%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 63 (33.87%) .NET
2 38 (20.43%) .NET Framework
3 12 (6.45%) HTML
3 12 (6.45%) Web Services
4 8 (4.30%) CSS
5 7 (3.76%) Ajax
6 5 (2.69%) AngularJS
6 5 (2.69%) XML
7 3 (1.61%) Java EE
7 3 (1.61%) STL
8 2 (1.08%) CGI
9 1 (0.54%) Android SDK
9 1 (0.54%) Backbone.js
9 1 (0.54%) Hibernate
9 1 (0.54%) iOS SDK
9 1 (0.54%) jQuery
9 1 (0.54%) REST
9 1 (0.54%) Spring
9 1 (0.54%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 16 (8.60%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (5.38%) NHS
3 8 (4.30%) New Media
4 7 (3.76%) Derivative
4 7 (3.76%) Fixed Income
4 7 (3.76%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 7 (3.76%) OTC Derivatives
5 5 (2.69%) Smart Meter
6 2 (1.08%) BBC
6 2 (1.08%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.54%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.54%) Data Integration
7 1 (0.54%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.54%) User Experience
7 1 (0.54%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 6 (3.23%) Unix
2 4 (2.15%) Linux
3 2 (1.08%) Android
3 2 (1.08%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.54%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 105 (56.45%) Test Automation
2 82 (44.09%) Software Testing
3 78 (41.94%) Agile Software Development
4 57 (30.65%) Open Source
5 55 (29.57%) Software Engineering
6 26 (13.98%) User Acceptance Testing
7 25 (13.44%) Stakeholder Management
8 24 (12.90%) Test Management
9 21 (11.29%) Performance Engineering
9 21 (11.29%) Performance Testing
10 19 (10.22%) BDD
10 19 (10.22%) Test Strategy
11 18 (9.68%) Test Scripting
12 16 (8.60%) Non-Functional Testing
13 15 (8.06%) Programme Management
14 13 (6.99%) Automated Testing
14 13 (6.99%) Coaching
14 13 (6.99%) Continuous Integration
14 13 (6.99%) Mentoring
15 11 (5.91%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 93 (50.00%) Java
2 76 (40.86%) Python
3 62 (33.33%) Scala
4 45 (24.19%) C#
5 32 (17.20%) Ruby
6 14 (7.53%) SQL
7 9 (4.84%) C
7 9 (4.84%) JavaScript
8 8 (4.30%) Perl
9 6 (3.23%) C++
10 5 (2.69%) ANSI C
11 4 (2.15%) VB
12 3 (1.61%) Objective-C
13 1 (0.54%) T-SQL
13 1 (0.54%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 14 (7.53%) ISEB
1 14 (7.53%) ISTQB
2 10 (5.38%) Degree
2 10 (5.38%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 6 (3.23%) HP ASE
3 6 (3.23%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
4 5 (2.69%) Security Cleared
5 4 (2.15%) CCNA
5 4 (2.15%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (2.15%) CISSP
5 4 (2.15%) GIAC
6 3 (1.61%) CompTIA Security+
6 3 (1.61%) DV Cleared
6 3 (1.61%) Linux+ Certification
6 3 (1.61%) MCSE
6 3 (1.61%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (1.61%) Network+ Certification
6 3 (1.61%) SANS
6 3 (1.61%) Security+ Certification
6 3 (1.61%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (20.43%) QA
2 1 (0.54%) SLA
Systems Management
1 6 (3.23%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (1.08%) vRealize
Vendors
1 20 (10.75%) HP
2 10 (5.38%) Oracle
2 10 (5.38%) SOASTA, Inc
3 8 (4.30%) SAP
4 5 (2.69%) Borland
4 5 (2.69%) Citrix
5 4 (2.15%) ComArch
6 3 (1.61%) IBM
6 3 (1.61%) Intel Security
7 2 (1.08%) Arqiva
7 2 (1.08%) BT
7 2 (1.08%) Microsoft
7 2 (1.08%) SolarWinds
7 2 (1.08%) VMware
8 1 (0.54%) Sophos
8 1 (0.54%) Symantec
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