The table below looks at the statistics for the QA Consultant role in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited QA Consultant in their job title over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Quality Assurance Consultant
Rank 626 601 644
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +43
Permanent jobs requiring a QA Consultant 8 5 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.017% 0.011% 0.012%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.019% 0.012% 0.013%
Number of salaries quoted 4 5 6
Average salary £60,000 £44,000 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+36.36% +21.37%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £26,500 £27,500
% change year-on-year
+60.37% -3.63%
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
43006 41638 46964
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.37% 93.52% 94.55%
Number of salaries quoted 35883 35024 40689
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £77,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

QA Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

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
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing QA Consultant within the London region over the 3 months to 19 September 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
(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
City of London - 1 £72,500 -
QA Consultant
England

QA Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the London region that cited QA 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 QA Consultant in their job title.

1 18 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 18 (100.00%) QA
2 17 (94.44%) Software Testing
2 17 (94.44%) User Acceptance Testing
3 15 (83.33%) Test Management
4 14 (77.78%) Security Testing
4 14 (77.78%) Data Migration
4 14 (77.78%) Security Cleared
4 14 (77.78%) Migration
4 14 (77.78%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (22.22%) Scrum
5 4 (22.22%) Performance Testing
6 3 (16.67%) Marketing
6 3 (16.67%) Refactoring
6 3 (16.67%) Velocity
6 3 (16.67%) Selenium
6 3 (16.67%) Digital Marketing
6 3 (16.67%) Regression Testing
6 3 (16.67%) TDD
6 3 (16.67%) Pair Programming
6 3 (16.67%) NUnit
6 3 (16.67%) JUnit
6 3 (16.67%) Visual Studio
6 3 (16.67%) C#
6 3 (16.67%) Java
6 3 (16.67%) PHP
6 3 (16.67%) SQL
6 3 (16.67%) Web Services
6 3 (16.67%) OOP
6 3 (16.67%) Microsoft

QA Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the London region that cited QA 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 QA Consultant in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Development Applications
1 3 (16.67%) JUnit
1 3 (16.67%) Visual Studio
1 3 (16.67%) QuickTest Pro
1 3 (16.67%) NUnit
1 3 (16.67%) Selenium
1 3 (16.67%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 3 (16.67%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (16.67%) Web Services
1 3 (16.67%) Velocity
1 3 (16.67%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 3 (16.67%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (94.44%) Software Testing
2 17 (94.44%) User Acceptance Testing
3 15 (83.33%) Test Management
4 14 (77.78%) Security Testing
4 14 (77.78%) Data Migration
4 14 (77.78%) Migration
4 14 (77.78%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (22.22%) Scrum
5 4 (22.22%) Performance Testing
6 3 (16.67%) Refactoring
6 3 (16.67%) Digital Marketing
6 3 (16.67%) TDD
6 3 (16.67%) Pair Programming
6 3 (16.67%) OOP
6 3 (16.67%) Code Coverage
6 3 (16.67%) Regression Testing
6 3 (16.67%) Test Automation
6 3 (16.67%) Test Strategy
6 3 (16.67%) Black-Box Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (16.67%) C#
1 3 (16.67%) Java
1 3 (16.67%) PHP
1 3 (16.67%) SQL
1 3 (16.67%) Scala
Qualifications
1 14 (77.78%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (100.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (16.67%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (16.67%) Microsoft
1 3 (16.67%) HP
2 1 (5.56%) Oracle
2 1 (5.56%) SAP
London
Arrows Group
Salary: £50000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago