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 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Consultant
Rank 772 844 722
Rank change year-on-year
+72 -122
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Consultant 131 109 253
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.14% 0.11% 0.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.11% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 93 81 74
Median salary £75,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+57.89% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £36,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £62,500 £56,750
UK excluding London median salary £75,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+57.89% -
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
88424 99136 104947
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.43% 96.33% 96.46%
Number of salaries quoted 75288 82628 86337
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 £26,500
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 26 July 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 July 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 +64 72 £80,000 +64.10% 2
Yorkshire - 23 £100,000 -
South East +22 8 £50,000 +11.11% 2
West Midlands -7 7 £100,000 +110.52% 4
North West +21 6 £100,000 +316.66%
Midlands - 6 £34,500 -
East Midlands - 5 £75,000 -
South West - 4 £42,000 - 1
Test Consultant
UK

Test Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 26 July 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.

1 104 (51.23%) Test Automation
2 92 (45.32%) Software Testing
2 92 (45.32%) Java
3 86 (42.36%) Games
4 77 (37.93%) Python
5 76 (37.44%) Agile Software Development
6 75 (36.95%) Selenium
7 61 (30.05%) Scala
7 61 (30.05%) .NET
8 58 (28.57%) SoapUI
9 57 (28.08%) C#
10 52 (25.62%) Ranorex
11 51 (25.12%) Open Source
12 49 (24.14%) Software Engineering
13 46 (22.66%) JUnit
14 45 (22.17%) Ruby
15 44 (21.67%) Finance
16 41 (20.20%) Cucumber
17 39 (19.21%) User Acceptance Testing
18 37 (18.23%) QA
19 32 (15.76%) Performance Engineering
20 30 (14.78%) Test Management
21 27 (13.30%) Performance Testing
21 27 (13.30%) Banking
22 25 (12.32%) MS Excel
23 24 (11.82%) .NET Framework
24 22 (10.84%) JMeter
24 22 (10.84%) Test Scripting
24 22 (10.84%) Non-Functional Testing
24 22 (10.84%) 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 (0.49%) WebLogic
Applications
1 25 (12.32%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.99%) MS Office
3 1 (0.49%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.49%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (0.99%) Oracle Financials
1 2 (0.99%) SAP IS-U
2 1 (0.49%) SAP CO
2 1 (0.49%) SAP FI
2 1 (0.49%) SAP FI/CO
Communications & Networking
1 6 (2.96%) HTTP
2 4 (1.97%) Firewall
2 4 (1.97%) SNMP
3 1 (0.49%) Network Security
3 1 (0.49%) WAN
3 1 (0.49%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (4.43%) Big Data
2 2 (0.99%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (0.99%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 75 (36.95%) Selenium
2 58 (28.57%) SoapUI
3 52 (25.62%) Ranorex
4 46 (22.66%) JUnit
5 41 (20.20%) Cucumber
6 22 (10.84%) JMeter
7 20 (9.85%) Appium
8 16 (7.88%) Gatling
8 16 (7.88%) NeoLoad
8 16 (7.88%) WebLOAD
9 15 (7.39%) Git (software)
10 14 (6.90%) HP UFT
11 13 (6.40%) SpecFlow
11 13 (6.40%) WebDriver
12 11 (5.42%) eggPlant
13 10 (4.93%) Jenkins
14 9 (4.43%) JBehave
15 8 (3.94%) LoadRunner
16 7 (3.45%) TeamCity
16 7 (3.45%) TestComplete
General
1 86 (42.36%) Games
2 44 (21.67%) Finance
3 27 (13.30%) Banking
4 21 (10.34%) Telecoms
5 16 (7.88%) Retail
6 4 (1.97%) Investment Banking
7 2 (0.99%) Aerospace
7 2 (0.99%) Marketing
7 2 (0.99%) Retail Banking
8 1 (0.49%) Back Office
8 1 (0.49%) Billing
8 1 (0.49%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 61 (30.05%) .NET
2 24 (11.82%) .NET Framework
3 14 (6.90%) HTML
4 11 (5.42%) Web Services
5 8 (3.94%) CSS
6 7 (3.45%) Ajax
6 7 (3.45%) XML
7 4 (1.97%) AngularJS
7 4 (1.97%) Java EE
7 4 (1.97%) STL
8 2 (0.99%) Android SDK
8 2 (0.99%) CGI
8 2 (0.99%) iOS SDK
8 2 (0.99%) REST
9 1 (0.49%) HTML5
9 1 (0.49%) JSON
9 1 (0.49%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 16 (7.88%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (4.93%) NHS
3 8 (3.94%) Derivative
3 8 (3.94%) Fixed Income
3 8 (3.94%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 8 (3.94%) OTC Derivatives
4 7 (3.45%) New Media
5 5 (2.46%) Smart Meter
6 3 (1.48%) BBC
7 2 (0.99%) Computer Science
7 2 (0.99%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.49%) Data Integration
8 1 (0.49%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 8 (3.94%) Unix
2 5 (2.46%) Linux
3 3 (1.48%) Android
3 3 (1.48%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.49%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 104 (51.23%) Test Automation
2 92 (45.32%) Software Testing
3 76 (37.44%) Agile Software Development
4 51 (25.12%) Open Source
5 49 (24.14%) Software Engineering
6 39 (19.21%) User Acceptance Testing
7 32 (15.76%) Performance Engineering
8 30 (14.78%) Test Management
9 27 (13.30%) Performance Testing
10 22 (10.84%) Non-Functional Testing
10 22 (10.84%) Test Scripting
10 22 (10.84%) Test Strategy
11 21 (10.34%) Automated Testing
11 21 (10.34%) BDD
12 16 (7.88%) Software Architecture
13 15 (7.39%) Continuous Integration
13 15 (7.39%) Mentoring
14 14 (6.90%) Coaching
14 14 (6.90%) Stakeholder Management
15 13 (6.40%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 92 (45.32%) Java
2 77 (37.93%) Python
3 61 (30.05%) Scala
4 57 (28.08%) C#
5 45 (22.17%) Ruby
6 16 (7.88%) SQL
7 9 (4.43%) C
7 9 (4.43%) JavaScript
7 9 (4.43%) Perl
8 6 (2.96%) C++
9 5 (2.46%) ANSI C
9 5 (2.46%) VB
10 4 (1.97%) Objective-C
11 1 (0.49%) T-SQL
11 1 (0.49%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 15 (7.39%) Degree
2 12 (5.91%) ISEB
3 10 (4.93%) ISTQB
4 9 (4.43%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 7 (3.45%) Security Cleared
6 5 (2.46%) CCNA
6 5 (2.46%) Cisco Certification
6 5 (2.46%) CISSP
6 5 (2.46%) GIAC
6 5 (2.46%) HP ASE
7 4 (1.97%) CompTIA Security+
7 4 (1.97%) DV Cleared
7 4 (1.97%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
7 4 (1.97%) Linux+ Certification
7 4 (1.97%) MCSE
7 4 (1.97%) Microsoft Certification
7 4 (1.97%) Network+ Certification
7 4 (1.97%) SANS
7 4 (1.97%) Security+ Certification
7 4 (1.97%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (18.23%) QA
2 1 (0.49%) SLA
Systems Management
1 6 (2.96%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (0.99%) vRealize
Vendors
1 19 (9.36%) HP
2 16 (7.88%) SOASTA, Inc
3 12 (5.91%) Oracle
4 10 (4.93%) SAP
5 6 (2.96%) Citrix
6 4 (1.97%) ComArch
6 4 (1.97%) Intel Security
7 3 (1.48%) BT
7 3 (1.48%) IBM
7 3 (1.48%) Microsoft
8 2 (0.99%) Arqiva
8 2 (0.99%) Borland
8 2 (0.99%) SolarWinds
8 2 (0.99%) VMware
9 1 (0.49%) Sophos
9 1 (0.49%) Symantec
9 1 (0.49%) webMethods
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