The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 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 London region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Quality Assurance Consultant
Rank 657 606 660
Rank change year-on-year
-51 +54
Permanent jobs requiring a QA Consultant 5 5 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.010% 0.011% 0.021%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.011% 0.012% 0.023%
Number of salaries quoted 5 5 11
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +19.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,700 £40,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,500 £27,000
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +20.37%
Job Titles Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
46521 42684 52638
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.74% 93.92% 93.86%
Number of salaries quoted 38422 36027 45659
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,000 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%
QA Consultant
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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
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 18 April 2014.

QA Consultant Salary Histogram 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 18 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
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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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QA Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 14 (100.00%) QA
2 8 (57.14%) Microsoft
3 6 (42.86%) Visual Studio
4 5 (35.71%) Project Planning
5 4 (28.57%) Enterprise Architecture
5 4 (28.57%) .NET
6 3 (21.43%) SQL
6 3 (21.43%) MS Excel
6 3 (21.43%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (21.43%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (21.43%) Legal
6 3 (21.43%) Degree
6 3 (21.43%) User Acceptance Testing
6 3 (21.43%) Integration Testing
6 3 (21.43%) Scrum
6 3 (21.43%) Waterfall
6 3 (21.43%) Test Strategy
7 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
7 2 (14.29%) TDD
7 2 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (14.29%) Dynamics CRM
7 2 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (14.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (14.29%) Performance Testing
7 2 (14.29%) System Testing
7 2 (14.29%) ISTQB
7 2 (14.29%) Selenium
7 2 (14.29%) Release Management
7 2 (14.29%) ISEB
7 2 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management

QA Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (14.29%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (21.43%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (7.14%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (21.43%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (14.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (42.86%) Visual Studio
2 2 (14.29%) Selenium
3 1 (7.14%) WebDriver
3 1 (7.14%) Cucumber
General
1 3 (21.43%) Legal
2 2 (14.29%) Finance
2 2 (14.29%) Law
3 1 (7.14%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (28.57%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) Mathematics
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (35.71%) Project Planning
2 4 (28.57%) Enterprise Architecture
3 3 (21.43%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (21.43%) User Acceptance Testing
3 3 (21.43%) Integration Testing
3 3 (21.43%) Scrum
3 3 (21.43%) Waterfall
3 3 (21.43%) Test Strategy
4 2 (14.29%) TDD
4 2 (14.29%) Performance Testing
4 2 (14.29%) System Testing
4 2 (14.29%) Release Management
4 2 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (14.29%) Regression Testing
4 2 (14.29%) ETL
4 2 (14.29%) CRM
5 1 (7.14%) GAP Analysis
5 1 (7.14%) Validation
5 1 (7.14%) Process Management
5 1 (7.14%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 3 (21.43%) SQL
2 2 (14.29%) C#
2 2 (14.29%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (21.43%) Degree
2 2 (14.29%) ISTQB
2 2 (14.29%) ISEB
3 1 (7.14%) SC Cleared
3 1 (7.14%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (100.00%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (57.14%) Microsoft