The table below looks at the statistics for the Testing Consultant role in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Testing Consultant in their job title over the 3 months to 1 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Testing Consultant
Rank 873 876 865
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -11
Permanent jobs requiring a Testing Consultant 10 20 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.010% 0.018% 0.007%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.010% 0.019% 0.007%
Number of salaries quoted 8 17 7
Average salary £60,000 £68,750 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.72% +83.33%
UK excluding London average salary - £67,500 £36,250
% change year-on-year
- +86.20%
Testing 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
97407 105944 97156
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.54% 94.50% 94.54%
Number of salaries quoted 81361 87724 81693
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Testing Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Testing Consultant in the job title across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Testing Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in England

Testing Consultant
Salary Trend in England

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

Testing Consultant Salary Trend in England

Testing Consultant
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Testing Consultant within the England region over the 3 months to 1 July 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +47 8 £60,000 -29.41%
South East +9 1 - -
North West 0 1 - -
Testing Consultant
UK

Testing Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT jobs across the England region that cited Testing Consultant in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Testing Consultant in their job title.

1 18 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
1 18 (85.71%) Security Testing
2 17 (80.95%) Penetration Testing
2 17 (80.95%) SC Cleared
2 17 (80.95%) Security Cleared
3 16 (76.19%) Wireless Security
3 16 (76.19%) Degree
3 16 (76.19%) Wireless
3 16 (76.19%) Mobile App
4 3 (14.29%) Automation Testing
4 3 (14.29%) C#
4 3 (14.29%) Java
4 3 (14.29%) OO
4 3 (14.29%) E-Commerce
4 3 (14.29%) Manual Testing
4 3 (14.29%) Selenium
5 2 (9.52%) Nmap
5 2 (9.52%) Nessus
6 1 (4.76%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 1 (4.76%) Information Security
6 1 (4.76%) IBM
6 1 (4.76%) HP
6 1 (4.76%) SQL
6 1 (4.76%) Windows
6 1 (4.76%) Linux
6 1 (4.76%) WebInspect
6 1 (4.76%) AppScan
6 1 (4.76%) Software Testing
6 1 (4.76%) Wireshark
6 1 (4.76%) DV Cleared

Testing Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT jobs across the England region that cited Testing Consultant in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Testing Consultant in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 16 (76.19%) Wireless
1 16 (76.19%) Wireless Security
2 1 (4.76%) Wireshark
Development Applications
1 3 (14.29%) Selenium
2 1 (4.76%) AppScan
Miscellaneous
1 16 (76.19%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.76%) Windows
1 1 (4.76%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
1 18 (85.71%) Security Testing
2 17 (80.95%) Penetration Testing
3 3 (14.29%) Automation Testing
3 3 (14.29%) Manual Testing
3 3 (14.29%) OO
3 3 (14.29%) E-Commerce
4 1 (4.76%) Information Security
4 1 (4.76%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 1 (4.76%) Information Assurance
4 1 (4.76%) Vulnerability Management
4 1 (4.76%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (14.29%) C#
1 3 (14.29%) Java
2 1 (4.76%) SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (80.95%) SC Cleared
1 17 (80.95%) Security Cleared
2 16 (76.19%) Degree
3 1 (4.76%) DV Cleared
Systems Management
1 2 (9.52%) Nessus
1 2 (9.52%) Nmap
2 1 (4.76%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 1 (4.76%) IBM
1 1 (4.76%) HP
1 1 (4.76%) Rapid7