The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the England region.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Testing Consultant
Rank 849 845 887
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +42
Permanent jobs requiring a Testing Consultant 39 12 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.035% 0.012% 0.009%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.037% 0.012% 0.010%
Number of salaries quoted 31 10 10
Average salary £67,500 £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+50.00% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £40,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £93,250 £51,750 £57,750
UK excluding London average salary £67,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+35.00% +5.26%
Job Titles Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
104811 98073 111210
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.51% 94.73% 94.83%
Number of salaries quoted 85812 82508 96017
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -
Testing Consultant
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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
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Testing Consultant across the England region over the 3 months to 24 April 2014.

Testing Consultant Salary Histogram 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 24 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
London -33 19 £70,000 +75.00%
South East - 9 £67,500 -
North West - 6 £72,500 -
South West - 5 £67,500 -
Yorkshire - 2 - -
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Testing Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, 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 28 (62.22%) Penetration Testing
2 27 (60.00%) Security Testing
3 19 (42.22%) Network Security
4 12 (26.67%) Security Cleared
5 10 (22.22%) SC Cleared
6 9 (20.00%) Information Security
7 7 (15.56%) Degree
8 5 (11.11%) Business Development
8 5 (11.11%) Integration Testing
8 5 (11.11%) Maven
8 5 (11.11%) Wireless
8 5 (11.11%) Java
8 5 (11.11%) SQL
8 5 (11.11%) HTTP
8 5 (11.11%) DV Cleared
8 5 (11.11%) Wireless Security
8 5 (11.11%) Mobile App
9 4 (8.89%) System Testing
9 4 (8.89%) Continuous Integration
9 4 (8.89%) Flash
9 4 (8.89%) ISEB
9 4 (8.89%) Internet
9 4 (8.89%) Unit Testing
9 4 (8.89%) Silverlight
9 4 (8.89%) User Acceptance Testing
9 4 (8.89%) Apache Flex
10 3 (6.67%) Wireshark
10 3 (6.67%) Performance Testing
10 3 (6.67%) Automated Testing
10 3 (6.67%) Software Testing

Testing Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, 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.

Applications
1 1 (2.22%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.22%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (42.22%) Network Security
2 5 (11.11%) Wireless
2 5 (11.11%) HTTP
2 5 (11.11%) Wireless Security
3 4 (8.89%) Internet
4 3 (6.67%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.22%) SQL Server
1 1 (2.22%) DB2
1 1 (2.22%) MySQL
1 1 (2.22%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (2.22%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (11.11%) Maven
2 2 (4.44%) LoadRunner
3 1 (2.22%) Subversion
3 1 (2.22%) JIRA
3 1 (2.22%) SoapUI
General
1 1 (2.22%) Retail Banking
1 1 (2.22%) Banking
1 1 (2.22%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (8.89%) Flash
1 4 (8.89%) Silverlight
1 4 (8.89%) Apache Flex
2 2 (4.44%) Web Services
3 1 (2.22%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.11%) Mobile App
2 1 (2.22%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.22%) Online Gambling
2 1 (2.22%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.22%) Open Source
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (62.22%) Penetration Testing
2 27 (60.00%) Security Testing
3 9 (20.00%) Information Security
4 5 (11.11%) Business Development
4 5 (11.11%) Integration Testing
5 4 (8.89%) System Testing
5 4 (8.89%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (8.89%) Unit Testing
5 4 (8.89%) User Acceptance Testing
6 3 (6.67%) Performance Testing
6 3 (6.67%) Automated Testing
6 3 (6.67%) Software Testing
6 3 (6.67%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 3 (6.67%) Project Management
6 3 (6.67%) PRINCE2
6 3 (6.67%) Vulnerability Management
7 2 (4.44%) Test Automation
7 2 (4.44%) Automation Testing
7 2 (4.44%) ERP
7 2 (4.44%) Quality Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (11.11%) Java
1 5 (11.11%) SQL
2 1 (2.22%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 12 (26.67%) Security Cleared
2 10 (22.22%) SC Cleared
3 7 (15.56%) Degree
4 5 (11.11%) DV Cleared
5 4 (8.89%) ISEB
6 3 (6.67%) CIPD
6 3 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (6.67%) MCT
7 1 (2.22%) OSCP
7 1 (2.22%) OSCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.22%) QA
System Software
1 3 (6.67%) Nmap
Systems Management
1 3 (6.67%) Nessus
2 1 (2.22%) CA LISA
Vendors
1 3 (6.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (4.44%) HP
2 2 (4.44%) Oracle
3 1 (2.22%) CA
3 1 (2.22%) Green Hat