The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the London region that had QA Consultant featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 1 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quality Assurance Consultant
Rank 629 682 683
Rank change year-on-year
+53 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a QA Consultant 8 8 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.020% 0.018% 0.050%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.021% 0.019% 0.052%
Number of salaries quoted 8 7 13
Median salary £70,000 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+55.55% -5.26%
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-35.00% +5.26%
QA Consultant
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the London 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
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
37902 42783 47964
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 95.70% 95.70% 95.99%
Number of salaries quoted 32984 36204 40194
Median salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

QA Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of job ads across the London region that featured QA Consultant in the job title.

QA Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in London

QA Consultant
Salary Trend in London

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

QA Consultant Salary Trend in London

QA Consultant
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing QA Consultant across the London region over the 3 months to 1 July 2016.

QA Consultant Salary Histogram in London

QA Consultant Skill Set
Top 28 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 1 July 2016, QA 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 London region featuring QA Consultant in the job title.

1 10 (100.00%) QA
2 8 (80.00%) Regression Testing
2 8 (80.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 8 (80.00%) Integration Testing
2 8 (80.00%) System Testing
2 8 (80.00%) Software Delivery
2 8 (80.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
3 6 (60.00%) Finance
3 6 (60.00%) Test Management
4 5 (50.00%) Non-Functional Testing
4 5 (50.00%) ISTQB
4 5 (50.00%) ISEB
5 4 (40.00%) Requirements Analysis
5 4 (40.00%) Programme Management
5 4 (40.00%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 4 (40.00%) Defect Management
6 1 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (10.00%) Manual Testing
6 1 (10.00%) Virtual Team
6 1 (10.00%) Automation Testing
6 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (10.00%) JIRA
6 1 (10.00%) Selenium
6 1 (10.00%) C#
6 1 (10.00%) Java
6 1 (10.00%) OO
6 1 (10.00%) E-Commerce
6 1 (10.00%) HP

QA Consultant Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in London 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:

Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) JIRA
1 1 (10.00%) Selenium
General
1 6 (60.00%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (80.00%) Integration Testing
1 8 (80.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
1 8 (80.00%) Regression Testing
1 8 (80.00%) Software Delivery
1 8 (80.00%) System Testing
1 8 (80.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 6 (60.00%) Test Management
3 5 (50.00%) Non-Functional Testing
4 4 (40.00%) Defect Management
4 4 (40.00%) Programme Management
4 4 (40.00%) Requirements Analysis
5 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (10.00%) Automation Testing
5 1 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (10.00%) E-Commerce
5 1 (10.00%) Manual Testing
5 1 (10.00%) OO
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) C#
1 1 (10.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (50.00%) ISEB
1 5 (50.00%) ISTQB
2 4 (40.00%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (100.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) HP