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 26 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Consultant
Rank 829 834 804
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -30
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Consultant 79 100 164
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.086% 0.10% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.089% 0.10% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 43 76 63
Median salary £65,000 £42,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+52.94% -10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,500 £35,000 £38,200
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £60,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £57,500 £42,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+35.29% -10.52%
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
88576 96429 106135
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.32% 96.53% 96.54%
Number of salaries quoted 75322 79912 87719
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 £70,000 £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 26 May 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 26 May 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 +14 34 £68,500 +33.65% 13
South East +16 10 £57,500 +15.00%
East of England +32 9 £35,000 +5.26%
North West +14 8 £100,000 +220.00%
Yorkshire +7 8 £73,750 +96.66%
East Midlands - 5 £75,000 -
South West +7 4 £21,500 -49.41%
West Midlands -14 4 £100,000 +110.52% 4
Test Consultant
UK

Test Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 84 (48.55%) Test Automation
2 82 (47.40%) Selenium
3 79 (45.66%) Java
4 76 (43.93%) Agile Software Development
5 67 (38.73%) Software Testing
6 58 (33.53%) Games
7 57 (32.95%) Python
8 51 (29.48%) SoapUI
9 50 (28.90%) Ranorex
10 48 (27.75%) Open Source
10 48 (27.75%) .NET
11 47 (27.17%) Scala
12 46 (26.59%) JUnit
13 45 (26.01%) Software Engineering
14 41 (23.70%) Finance
15 38 (21.97%) QA
15 38 (21.97%) .NET Framework
16 31 (17.92%) C#
17 29 (16.76%) Stakeholder Management
18 27 (15.61%) Banking
19 26 (15.03%) HP
20 25 (14.45%) Telecoms
21 24 (13.87%) Test Management
21 24 (13.87%) Test Strategy
22 22 (12.72%) Analytical Skills
23 20 (11.56%) Cucumber
24 19 (10.98%) Performance Testing
24 19 (10.98%) ISTQB
25 18 (10.40%) ISEB
25 18 (10.40%) User Acceptance Testing

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 3 (1.73%) Confluence
1 3 (1.73%) JBoss
1 3 (1.73%) Mule
1 3 (1.73%) Mule ESB
1 3 (1.73%) Tomcat
Applications
1 11 (6.36%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.16%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (1.16%) MS Project
3 1 (0.58%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.58%) Oracle Financials
1 1 (0.58%) SAP CO
1 1 (0.58%) SAP FI
1 1 (0.58%) SAP FI/CO
1 1 (0.58%) SAP IS-U
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.89%) HTTP
2 4 (2.31%) Firewall
2 4 (2.31%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (5.78%) Big Data
2 2 (1.16%) SQL Server
3 1 (0.58%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 82 (47.40%) Selenium
2 51 (29.48%) SoapUI
3 50 (28.90%) Ranorex
4 46 (26.59%) JUnit
5 20 (11.56%) Cucumber
6 16 (9.25%) HP UFT
7 14 (8.09%) LoadRunner
8 12 (6.94%) Git (software)
9 9 (5.20%) Jenkins
10 8 (4.62%) JIRA
10 8 (4.62%) JMeter
10 8 (4.62%) SpecFlow
11 7 (4.05%) WebDriver
12 5 (2.89%) Appium
12 5 (2.89%) eggPlant
12 5 (2.89%) JBehave
12 5 (2.89%) RSpec
12 5 (2.89%) Subversion
13 4 (2.31%) NeoLoad
13 4 (2.31%) TeamCity
General
1 58 (33.53%) Games
2 41 (23.70%) Finance
3 27 (15.61%) Banking
4 25 (14.45%) Telecoms
5 13 (7.51%) Retail
6 8 (4.62%) Investment Banking
7 2 (1.16%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.58%) Billing
8 1 (0.58%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (27.75%) .NET
2 38 (21.97%) .NET Framework
3 13 (7.51%) Web Services
4 11 (6.36%) HTML
5 9 (5.20%) CSS
6 6 (3.47%) Ajax
7 5 (2.89%) AngularJS
7 5 (2.89%) XML
8 3 (1.73%) Backbone.js
8 3 (1.73%) DCOM
8 3 (1.73%) Hibernate
8 3 (1.73%) jQuery
8 3 (1.73%) Spring
8 3 (1.73%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 2 (1.16%) Java EE
9 2 (1.16%) STL
10 1 (0.58%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 22 (12.72%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (8.09%) New Media
3 10 (5.78%) NHS
4 6 (3.47%) Derivative
4 6 (3.47%) Fixed Income
4 6 (3.47%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 6 (3.47%) OTC Derivatives
5 4 (2.31%) Smart Meter
6 2 (1.16%) BBC
6 2 (1.16%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.16%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (2.89%) Unix
2 2 (1.16%) Linux
3 1 (0.58%) Android
3 1 (0.58%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 84 (48.55%) Test Automation
2 76 (43.93%) Agile Software Development
3 67 (38.73%) Software Testing
4 48 (27.75%) Open Source
5 45 (26.01%) Software Engineering
6 29 (16.76%) Stakeholder Management
7 24 (13.87%) Test Management
7 24 (13.87%) Test Strategy
8 19 (10.98%) Performance Testing
9 18 (10.40%) Test Scripting
9 18 (10.40%) User Acceptance Testing
10 14 (8.09%) BDD
11 13 (7.51%) Coaching
11 13 (7.51%) Logistics
11 13 (7.51%) Non-Functional Testing
11 13 (7.51%) Project Management
12 12 (6.94%) Automation Testing
13 11 (6.36%) Continuous Integration
13 11 (6.36%) Presales
13 11 (6.36%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 79 (45.66%) Java
2 57 (32.95%) Python
3 47 (27.17%) Scala
4 31 (17.92%) C#
5 17 (9.83%) Ruby
6 13 (7.51%) SQL
7 9 (5.20%) C
7 9 (5.20%) JavaScript
8 5 (2.89%) ANSI C
8 5 (2.89%) C++
8 5 (2.89%) Perl
9 3 (1.73%) VB
10 2 (1.16%) Objective-C
11 1 (0.58%) PHP
11 1 (0.58%) T-SQL
11 1 (0.58%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 19 (10.98%) ISTQB
2 18 (10.40%) ISEB
3 12 (6.94%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 9 (5.20%) Degree
5 8 (4.62%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 7 (4.05%) HP ASE
7 4 (2.31%) Security Cleared
8 2 (1.16%) CCNA
8 2 (1.16%) Cisco Certification
8 2 (1.16%) CISSP
8 2 (1.16%) CompTIA Security+
8 2 (1.16%) DV Cleared
8 2 (1.16%) GIAC
8 2 (1.16%) Linux+ Certification
8 2 (1.16%) MCSE
8 2 (1.16%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (1.16%) Network+ Certification
8 2 (1.16%) SANS
8 2 (1.16%) Security+ Certification
8 2 (1.16%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (21.97%) QA
2 3 (1.73%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.58%) SDET
3 1 (0.58%) SLA
Systems Management
1 7 (4.05%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (1.16%) vRealize
Vendors
1 26 (15.03%) HP
2 10 (5.78%) SAP
3 9 (5.20%) Oracle
4 8 (4.62%) Citrix
5 7 (4.05%) Borland
6 4 (2.31%) ComArch
6 4 (2.31%) SOASTA, Inc
7 3 (1.73%) Capita
8 2 (1.16%) Arqiva
8 2 (1.16%) BT
8 2 (1.16%) Intel Security
8 2 (1.16%) SolarWinds
8 2 (1.16%) VMware
9 1 (0.58%) IBM
9 1 (0.58%) Microsoft
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