The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Leeds region that had Test Consultant featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 30 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Consultant
Rank 141 181 187
Rank change year-on-year
+40 +6
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Consultant 21 2 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.77% 0.058% 0.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.79% 0.060% 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 6 0 9
Median salary £100,000 - £35,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £46,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+7.52% +9.41%
Test Consultant
West Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Leeds 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
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2658 3355 3618
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 97.90% 97.44% 97.92%
Number of salaries quoted 2262 2679 2800
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Test Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

The demand trend of job ads across the Leeds region that featured Test Consultant in the job title.

Test Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Test Consultant
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

Test Consultant Salary Trend in Leeds

Test Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 30 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 Leeds region featuring Test Consultant in the job title.

1 26 (100.00%) Software Testing
2 25 (96.15%) Games
3 21 (80.77%) Test Automation
4 19 (73.08%) Scala
4 19 (73.08%) Java
4 19 (73.08%) Python
5 18 (69.23%) .NET
6 17 (65.38%) C#
6 17 (65.38%) Ruby
7 15 (57.69%) Performance Engineering
8 12 (46.15%) Ranorex
8 12 (46.15%) SoapUI
8 12 (46.15%) Selenium
8 12 (46.15%) Software Engineering
9 11 (42.31%) JUnit
10 10 (38.46%) Open Source
10 10 (38.46%) Cucumber
10 10 (38.46%) Appium
10 10 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
11 8 (30.77%) Automated Testing
11 8 (30.77%) JMeter
11 8 (30.77%) Gatling
11 8 (30.77%) NeoLoad
11 8 (30.77%) WebLOAD
12 7 (26.92%) User Acceptance Testing
12 7 (26.92%) Performance Testing
12 7 (26.92%) Software Architecture
12 7 (26.92%) SOASTA, Inc
12 7 (26.92%) Non-Functional Testing
12 7 (26.92%) MS Excel

Test Consultant Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds 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:

Applications
1 7 (26.92%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.85%) Google Apps
1 1 (3.85%) Office 365
1 1 (3.85%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.85%) HTTPS
Development Applications
1 12 (46.15%) Ranorex
1 12 (46.15%) Selenium
1 12 (46.15%) SoapUI
2 11 (42.31%) JUnit
3 10 (38.46%) Appium
3 10 (38.46%) Cucumber
4 8 (30.77%) Gatling
4 8 (30.77%) JMeter
4 8 (30.77%) NeoLoad
4 8 (30.77%) WebLOAD
5 1 (3.85%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (3.85%) Jenkins
5 1 (3.85%) LoadRunner
5 1 (3.85%) LoadUI
5 1 (3.85%) WATIR
General
1 25 (96.15%) Games
2 1 (3.85%) Finance
2 1 (3.85%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (69.23%) .NET
2 2 (7.69%) .NET Framework
3 1 (3.85%) Buildbot
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (100.00%) Software Testing
2 21 (80.77%) Test Automation
3 15 (57.69%) Performance Engineering
4 12 (46.15%) Software Engineering
5 10 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (38.46%) Open Source
6 8 (30.77%) Automated Testing
7 7 (26.92%) Non-Functional Testing
7 7 (26.92%) Performance Testing
7 7 (26.92%) Software Architecture
7 7 (26.92%) User Acceptance Testing
8 3 (11.54%) Programme Management
9 2 (7.69%) Automation Testing
10 1 (3.85%) BDD
10 1 (3.85%) Continuous Integration
10 1 (3.85%) DSDM
10 1 (3.85%) Kanban
10 1 (3.85%) Scrum
10 1 (3.85%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 19 (73.08%) Java
1 19 (73.08%) Python
1 19 (73.08%) Scala
2 17 (65.38%) C#
2 17 (65.38%) Ruby
3 1 (3.85%) C
3 1 (3.85%) C++
3 1 (3.85%) PHP
Vendors
1 7 (26.92%) SOASTA, Inc
2 1 (3.85%) Google