The table below looks at the statistics for the Test Consultant role in IT jobs advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Consultant in their job title over the 3 months to 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Consultant
Rank 171 182 -
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Consultant 8 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.24% 0.057% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.25% 0.058% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 0
Average salary - £52,500 -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £57,500 £46,250
% change year-on-year
-26.08% +24.32%
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
3251 3431 3209
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 96.41% 98.17% 97.54%
Number of salaries quoted 2720 2802 2484
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Test Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

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
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT jobs across the Leeds region that cited Test 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 Test Consultant in their job title.

1 8 (57.14%) Games
1 8 (57.14%) Java
1 8 (57.14%) .NET
1 8 (57.14%) JUnit
1 8 (57.14%) Python
1 8 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (57.14%) Software Engineering
1 8 (57.14%) .NET Framework
1 8 (57.14%) Selenium
1 8 (57.14%) Test Automation
1 8 (57.14%) Scala
1 8 (57.14%) Open Source
1 8 (57.14%) SoapUI
1 8 (57.14%) Ranorex
2 6 (42.86%) ISTQB
3 5 (35.71%) Degree
4 4 (28.57%) Software Testing
4 4 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (7.14%) ISEB
5 1 (7.14%) HP Quality Center

Test Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT jobs across the Leeds region that cited Test 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 Test Consultant in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Development Applications
1 8 (57.14%) JUnit
1 8 (57.14%) Ranorex
1 8 (57.14%) Selenium
1 8 (57.14%) SoapUI
General
1 8 (57.14%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (57.14%) .NET
1 8 (57.14%) .NET Framework
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (57.14%) Open Source
1 8 (57.14%) Software Engineering
1 8 (57.14%) Test Automation
2 4 (28.57%) Software Testing
2 4 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (57.14%) Java
1 8 (57.14%) Python
1 8 (57.14%) Scala
Qualifications
1 6 (42.86%) ISTQB
2 5 (35.71%) Degree
3 1 (7.14%) ISEB
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) HP Quality Center