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 28 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Consultant
Rank 747 849 731
Rank change year-on-year
+102 -118
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Consultant 138 102 224
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.15% 0.100% 0.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.16% 0.10% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 97 75 87
Median salary £70,000 £47,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+47.36% +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,600 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £62,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +11.76%
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
87086 98244 104666
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.34% 96.21% 96.44%
Number of salaries quoted 74003 82364 85193
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 £27,000 £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 28 August 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 28 August 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 +72 77 £80,000 +60.00% 3
Yorkshire +55 27 £80,000 - 2
Midlands - 10 £34,500 -
South East +30 9 £47,500 +5.55% 1
South West - 6 £50,000 - 2
West Midlands -10 4 £73,750 +55.26% 2
East Midlands - 3 £75,000 -
North West +8 2 £52,500 +118.75% 1
Test Consultant
UK

Test Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 99 (46.26%) Software Testing
1 99 (46.26%) Test Automation
2 98 (45.79%) Java
3 87 (40.65%) Agile Software Development
4 86 (40.19%) Games
5 81 (37.85%) Python
6 76 (35.51%) C#
7 72 (33.64%) Selenium
8 61 (28.50%) Scala
8 61 (28.50%) Finance
9 59 (27.57%) SoapUI
10 56 (26.17%) Ruby
11 55 (25.70%) .NET
12 52 (24.30%) Software Engineering
13 51 (23.83%) Cucumber
14 49 (22.90%) User Acceptance Testing
15 46 (21.50%) Ranorex
16 44 (20.56%) Open Source
17 40 (18.69%) QA
18 39 (18.22%) Performance Engineering
19 38 (17.76%) JUnit
20 32 (14.95%) Test Management
21 31 (14.49%) Automated Testing
22 30 (14.02%) Appium
23 29 (13.55%) Test Strategy
24 28 (13.08%) BDD
24 28 (13.08%) Performance Testing
24 28 (13.08%) JMeter
25 24 (11.21%) MS Excel
25 24 (11.21%) Continuous Integration

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 (0.47%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (0.47%) Documentum
1 1 (0.47%) FileNet
1 1 (0.47%) WebLogic
Applications
1 24 (11.21%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.47%) MS Office
2 1 (0.47%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (0.47%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (0.93%) Oracle Financials
1 2 (0.93%) SAP IS-U
2 1 (0.47%) SAP CO
2 1 (0.47%) SAP FI
2 1 (0.47%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.34%) Google Apps
1 5 (2.34%) Office 365
1 5 (2.34%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.87%) HTTPS
2 3 (1.40%) WAN
3 2 (0.93%) Firewall
3 2 (0.93%) HTTP
3 2 (0.93%) SNMP
4 1 (0.47%) Network Security
4 1 (0.47%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (3.74%) Big Data
2 2 (0.93%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (0.93%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 72 (33.64%) Selenium
2 59 (27.57%) SoapUI
3 51 (23.83%) Cucumber
4 46 (21.50%) Ranorex
5 38 (17.76%) JUnit
6 30 (14.02%) Appium
7 28 (13.08%) JMeter
8 19 (8.88%) Gatling
8 19 (8.88%) NeoLoad
8 19 (8.88%) WebLOAD
9 14 (6.54%) Jenkins
9 14 (6.54%) SpecFlow
10 13 (6.07%) Git (software)
10 13 (6.07%) WebDriver
11 11 (5.14%) eggPlant
12 9 (4.21%) JBehave
12 9 (4.21%) JIRA
13 8 (3.74%) HP UFT
13 8 (3.74%) TeamCity
13 8 (3.74%) WATIR
General
1 86 (40.19%) Games
2 61 (28.50%) Finance
3 23 (10.75%) Banking
4 20 (9.35%) Telecoms
5 15 (7.01%) Retail
6 4 (1.87%) Investment Banking
7 3 (1.40%) Back Office
8 2 (0.93%) Marketing
8 2 (0.93%) Retail Banking
9 1 (0.47%) Billing
9 1 (0.47%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (25.70%) .NET
2 10 (4.67%) .NET Framework
3 9 (4.21%) HTML
4 8 (3.74%) Java EE
4 8 (3.74%) STL
5 7 (3.27%) Web Services
5 7 (3.27%) XML
6 5 (2.34%) CSS
6 5 (2.34%) SOAP
7 4 (1.87%) Ajax
7 4 (1.87%) AngularJS
7 4 (1.87%) Buildbot
7 4 (1.87%) REST
8 3 (1.40%) HTML5
9 2 (0.93%) Android SDK
9 2 (0.93%) CGI
9 2 (0.93%) iOS SDK
10 1 (0.47%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 11 (5.14%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (4.21%) New Media
3 6 (2.80%) BBC
3 6 (2.80%) Derivative
3 6 (2.80%) Fixed Income
3 6 (2.80%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 6 (2.80%) Mobile App
3 6 (2.80%) OTC Derivatives
4 5 (2.34%) Smart Meter
5 2 (0.93%) Computer Science
5 2 (0.93%) NHS
6 1 (0.47%) Data Integration
6 1 (0.47%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 12 (5.61%) Unix
2 9 (4.21%) Linux
3 2 (0.93%) Android
3 2 (0.93%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.47%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 99 (46.26%) Software Testing
1 99 (46.26%) Test Automation
2 87 (40.65%) Agile Software Development
3 52 (24.30%) Software Engineering
4 49 (22.90%) User Acceptance Testing
5 44 (20.56%) Open Source
6 39 (18.22%) Performance Engineering
7 32 (14.95%) Test Management
8 31 (14.49%) Automated Testing
9 29 (13.55%) Test Strategy
10 28 (13.08%) BDD
10 28 (13.08%) Performance Testing
11 24 (11.21%) Continuous Integration
11 24 (11.21%) Non-Functional Testing
12 22 (10.28%) Mentoring
13 21 (9.81%) TDD
13 21 (9.81%) Test Scripting
14 18 (8.41%) Software Architecture
15 17 (7.94%) Coaching
16 16 (7.48%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 98 (45.79%) Java
2 81 (37.85%) Python
3 76 (35.51%) C#
4 61 (28.50%) Scala
5 56 (26.17%) Ruby
6 14 (6.54%) C++
7 13 (6.07%) C
7 13 (6.07%) Perl
7 13 (6.07%) SQL
8 9 (4.21%) VB
9 8 (3.74%) JavaScript
9 8 (3.74%) Objective-C
10 4 (1.87%) PHP
11 1 (0.47%) ANSI C
11 1 (0.47%) VBScript
11 1 (0.47%) XPath
Qualifications
1 16 (7.48%) Degree
2 10 (4.67%) ISTQB
2 10 (4.67%) Security Cleared
3 9 (4.21%) CCNA
3 9 (4.21%) Cisco Certification
3 9 (4.21%) CISSP
3 9 (4.21%) GIAC
4 8 (3.74%) CompTIA Security+
4 8 (3.74%) DV Cleared
4 8 (3.74%) ISEB
4 8 (3.74%) Linux+ Certification
4 8 (3.74%) MCSE
4 8 (3.74%) Microsoft Certification
4 8 (3.74%) Network+ Certification
4 8 (3.74%) SANS
4 8 (3.74%) Security+ Certification
4 8 (3.74%) SSCP
5 6 (2.80%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 3 (1.40%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
7 2 (0.93%) CREST Certified
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 40 (18.69%) QA
2 2 (0.93%) SDET
Systems Management
1 5 (2.34%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (0.93%) vRealize
Vendors
1 18 (8.41%) SOASTA, Inc
2 13 (6.07%) HP
3 8 (3.74%) Oracle
3 8 (3.74%) SAP
4 7 (3.27%) Intel Security
5 6 (2.80%) BT
6 5 (2.34%) Google
7 4 (1.87%) Citrix
8 3 (1.40%) IBM
9 2 (0.93%) ComArch
9 2 (0.93%) Microsoft
9 2 (0.93%) VMware
10 1 (0.47%) Borland
10 1 (0.47%) Sophos
10 1 (0.47%) Symantec
10 1 (0.47%) webMethods
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