The table below looks at the statistics for the Test 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 Test Consultant in their job title over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Consultant
Rank 477 547 582
Rank change year-on-year
+70 +35
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Consultant 148 76 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.31% 0.17% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.34% 0.18% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 35 55 60
Average salary £45,000 £41,000 £46,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.75% -11.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £39,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+21.42% -12.50%
Test 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
43977 41236 47790
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.41% 93.48% 94.56%
Number of salaries quoted 36739 34601 41479
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £52,500
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £77,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Test Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Test Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in London

Test Consultant
Salary Trend in London

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

Test Consultant Salary Trend in London

Test Consultant
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Test Consultant across the London region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014.

Test Consultant Salary Histogram in London

Test 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 Test Consultant within the London region over the 3 months to 29 August 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 -5 6 £57,500 +15.00%
Uxbridge - 1 £42,500 -
Test Consultant
England

Test Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the London 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.

1 169 (64.75%) QA
2 167 (63.98%) Software Testing
3 156 (59.77%) Finance
4 125 (47.89%) ISEB
5 124 (47.51%) Retail
6 117 (44.83%) HP
7 94 (36.02%) HP Quality Center
8 77 (29.50%) Security Cleared
9 65 (24.90%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 60 (22.99%) Test Management
11 56 (21.46%) User Acceptance Testing
12 51 (19.54%) ISTQB
13 50 (19.16%) SC Cleared
14 49 (18.77%) Agile Software Development
15 44 (16.86%) LoadRunner
16 43 (16.48%) Selenium
17 39 (14.94%) Performance Testing
18 38 (14.56%) Test Strategy
19 37 (14.18%) System Testing
20 36 (13.79%) Java
21 34 (13.03%) Test Scripting
22 33 (12.64%) Telecoms
23 32 (12.26%) Regression Testing
24 31 (11.88%) Test Automation
25 30 (11.49%) TMap
26 29 (11.11%) Banking
27 28 (10.73%) Stakeholder Management
27 28 (10.73%) SQL
28 27 (10.34%) C#
29 26 (9.96%) Degree

Test Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the London 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (0.38%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 14 (5.36%) MS Office
2 2 (0.77%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 21 (8.05%) SAP FI
1 21 (8.05%) SAP FI/CO
1 21 (8.05%) SAP CO
2 13 (4.98%) JDE OneWorld
3 3 (1.15%) SAP FI-GL
Cloud Services
1 12 (4.60%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.77%) HTTP
1 2 (0.77%) Internet
1 2 (0.77%) MVNO
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (4.21%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (1.53%) DataStage
2 4 (1.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 4 (1.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (1.53%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 44 (16.86%) LoadRunner
2 43 (16.48%) Selenium
3 20 (7.66%) QuickTest Pro
3 20 (7.66%) WebDriver
4 14 (5.36%) JMeter
5 13 (4.98%) Cucumber
6 12 (4.60%) SilkPerformer
6 12 (4.60%) Ranorex
6 12 (4.60%) WinRunner
6 12 (4.60%) FitNesse
6 12 (4.60%) TestComplete
7 7 (2.68%) JUnit
8 6 (2.30%) SpecFlow
9 5 (1.92%) WATIR
9 5 (1.92%) JBehave
10 4 (1.53%) NUnit
11 3 (1.15%) Rational Performance Tester
12 2 (0.77%) Metasploit
12 2 (0.77%) TeamCity
12 2 (0.77%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 156 (59.77%) Finance
2 124 (47.51%) Retail
3 33 (12.64%) Telecoms
4 29 (11.11%) Banking
5 13 (4.98%) Publishing
6 11 (4.21%) Back Office
7 8 (3.07%) Investment Banking
8 4 (1.53%) Billing
9 3 (1.15%) General Ledger
10 1 (0.38%) Retail Banking
10 1 (0.38%) Marketing
10 1 (0.38%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (9.58%) .NET
2 16 (6.13%) Web Services
2 16 (6.13%) XML
2 16 (6.13%) XML Messaging
3 12 (4.60%) .NET Framework
4 4 (1.53%) Apache CXF
4 4 (1.53%) REST
4 4 (1.53%) SOAP
4 4 (1.53%) Middleware
5 3 (1.15%) J2EE
6 2 (0.77%) Flash
6 2 (0.77%) Ajax
6 2 (0.77%) Apache Flex
6 2 (0.77%) Silverlight
7 1 (0.38%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 12 (4.60%) Client/Server
1 12 (4.60%) Mathematics
2 11 (4.21%) Mobile App
3 5 (1.92%) Computer Science
3 5 (1.92%) New Media
4 4 (1.53%) Open Source
5 3 (1.15%) Fixed Income
5 3 (1.15%) Derivative
6 2 (0.77%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 2 (0.77%) Blog
7 1 (0.38%) Mobile Computing
7 1 (0.38%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.38%) NHS
7 1 (0.38%) GIS
7 1 (0.38%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.38%) Statistics
7 1 (0.38%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 7 (2.68%) Android
2 3 (1.15%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 167 (63.98%) Software Testing
2 60 (22.99%) Test Management
3 56 (21.46%) User Acceptance Testing
4 49 (18.77%) Agile Software Development
5 39 (14.94%) Performance Testing
6 38 (14.56%) Test Strategy
7 37 (14.18%) System Testing
8 34 (13.03%) Test Scripting
9 32 (12.26%) Regression Testing
10 31 (11.88%) Test Automation
11 30 (11.49%) TMap
12 28 (10.73%) Stakeholder Management
13 24 (9.20%) PRINCE2
14 21 (8.05%) Scrum
15 18 (6.90%) Migration
15 18 (6.90%) Data Migration
16 15 (5.75%) Security Testing
16 15 (5.75%) BDD
17 13 (4.98%) TDD
18 12 (4.60%) OO
Programming Languages
1 36 (13.79%) Java
2 28 (10.73%) SQL
3 27 (10.34%) C#
4 13 (4.98%) ABAP
4 13 (4.98%) Ruby
5 12 (4.60%) Python
6 7 (2.68%) C
7 4 (1.53%) Groovy
7 4 (1.53%) Perl
8 2 (0.77%) C++
8 2 (0.77%) VBScript
8 2 (0.77%) VB
9 1 (0.38%) PHP
9 1 (0.38%) Scala
Qualifications
1 125 (47.89%) ISEB
2 77 (29.50%) Security Cleared
3 65 (24.90%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 51 (19.54%) ISTQB
5 50 (19.16%) SC Cleared
6 26 (9.96%) Degree
7 22 (8.43%) DV Cleared
8 19 (7.28%) CTC Cleared
9 11 (4.21%) HP ASE
10 4 (1.53%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 2 (0.77%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
11 2 (0.77%) Six Sigma Black Belt
11 2 (0.77%) Six Sigma Green Belt
12 1 (0.38%) HP AIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 169 (64.75%) QA
2 1 (0.38%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 94 (36.02%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (0.77%) CORE IMPACT
2 2 (0.77%) Nessus
Vendors
1 117 (44.83%) HP
2 22 (8.43%) SAP
3 13 (4.98%) Microsoft
4 5 (1.92%) Ab Initio
5 4 (1.53%) Cognos
5 4 (1.53%) Oracle
5 4 (1.53%) IBM
5 4 (1.53%) Software AG
5 4 (1.53%) Informatica
5 4 (1.53%) MicroStrategy
6 3 (1.15%) Siebel
7 2 (0.77%) Citrix
8 1 (0.38%) Lotus
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