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 6 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Consultant
Rank 585 558 552
Rank change year-on-year
-27 -6
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Consultant 43 95 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.097% 0.19% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.10% 0.21% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 31 52 46
Average salary £52,500 £53,750 £51,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.32% +4.87%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £42,500 £39,000
10% offered a salary of more than £92,500 £77,500 £68,750
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £47,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year
-13.15% +3.26%
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
41632 45743 41625
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.54% 93.84% 93.83%
Number of salaries quoted 35154 37996 35183
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,982 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 6 May 2015.

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 6 May 2015. 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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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 +21 5 £49,250 -36.45% 5
Paddington - 1 £62,500 -
Test Consultant
England

Test Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, 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.

1 111 (66.07%) Agile Software Development
2 96 (57.14%) Finance
3 90 (53.57%) QA
4 83 (49.40%) Banking
5 82 (48.81%) ISEB
6 78 (46.43%) Retail
7 73 (43.45%) Software Testing
8 72 (42.86%) Scrum
9 65 (38.69%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 58 (34.52%) Aerospace
11 51 (30.36%) HP
12 48 (28.57%) Selenium
13 47 (27.98%) SQL
14 45 (26.79%) Performance Testing
15 40 (23.81%) Java
16 38 (22.62%) Test Management
17 34 (20.24%) Test Automation
18 32 (19.05%) JMeter
19 31 (18.45%) ISTQB
20 30 (17.86%) User Acceptance Testing
21 29 (17.26%) Test Scripting
21 29 (17.26%) LoadRunner
22 27 (16.07%) Test Strategy
22 27 (16.07%) HP Quality Center
22 27 (16.07%) Open Source
23 25 (14.88%) Oracle
24 19 (11.31%) Stakeholder Management
25 17 (10.12%) SQL Server
25 17 (10.12%) ETL
25 17 (10.12%) BDD

Test Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, 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 4 (2.38%) Apache
1 4 (2.38%) SharePoint
2 3 (1.79%) Oracle BPEL
2 3 (1.79%) Oracle Service Bus
2 3 (1.79%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 3 (1.79%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (1.79%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (2.98%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (1.79%) Oracle EBS R12
2 3 (1.79%) Oracle BPM
2 3 (1.79%) Oracle Payables
2 3 (1.79%) Oracle Receivables
2 3 (1.79%) Oracle Financials
2 3 (1.79%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (1.19%) Summit
4 1 (0.60%) CSG Singleview
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.19%) Veeva
2 1 (0.60%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.38%) HTTP
1 4 (2.38%) DNS
2 1 (0.60%) Internet
2 1 (0.60%) Network Security
2 1 (0.60%) LAN
2 1 (0.60%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (10.12%) SQL Server
2 14 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
3 9 (5.36%) Relational Database
4 7 (4.17%) Hadoop
4 7 (4.17%) Oracle Database
5 4 (2.38%) MySQL
5 4 (2.38%) Informix
6 3 (1.79%) BusinessObjects
6 3 (1.79%) Oracle Database 11g
7 2 (1.19%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (0.60%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 48 (28.57%) Selenium
2 32 (19.05%) JMeter
3 29 (17.26%) LoadRunner
4 15 (8.93%) WebDriver
4 15 (8.93%) QuickTest Pro
5 12 (7.14%) SoapUI
6 11 (6.55%) SilkPerformer
7 9 (5.36%) JIRA
8 8 (4.76%) Cucumber
9 7 (4.17%) Bugzilla
10 6 (3.57%) Visual Studio
10 6 (3.57%) Team Foundation Server
11 5 (2.98%) Appium
11 5 (2.98%) Calabash
11 5 (2.98%) Facilita Forecast
11 5 (2.98%) WinRunner
11 5 (2.98%) WebLOAD
11 5 (2.98%) FitNesse
12 4 (2.38%) LoadUI
12 4 (2.38%) SpecFlow
General
1 96 (57.14%) Finance
2 83 (49.40%) Banking
3 78 (46.43%) Retail
4 58 (34.52%) Aerospace
5 5 (2.98%) Investment Banking
6 4 (2.38%) Retail Banking
7 3 (1.79%) Telecoms
8 2 (1.19%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.60%) Back Office
9 1 (0.60%) Local Government
9 1 (0.60%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (5.36%) SOAP
2 7 (4.17%) .NET
3 6 (3.57%) Gherkin
4 5 (2.98%) HTML
4 5 (2.98%) Ajax
5 4 (2.38%) CSS
6 1 (0.60%) Web Services
6 1 (0.60%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 27 (16.07%) Open Source
2 8 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (2.98%) GIS
4 4 (2.38%) Fixed Income
4 4 (2.38%) Derivative
5 3 (1.79%) N-Tier
5 3 (1.79%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 2 (1.19%) User Experience
7 1 (0.60%) Equities
7 1 (0.60%) Online Banking
7 1 (0.60%) Credit Risk
7 1 (0.60%) New Media
Operating Systems
1 12 (7.14%) UNIX
2 9 (5.36%) Linux
3 7 (4.17%) Windows
4 4 (2.38%) Solaris
4 4 (2.38%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 111 (66.07%) Agile Software Development
2 73 (43.45%) Software Testing
3 72 (42.86%) Scrum
4 45 (26.79%) Performance Testing
5 38 (22.62%) Test Management
6 34 (20.24%) Test Automation
7 30 (17.86%) User Acceptance Testing
8 29 (17.26%) Test Scripting
9 27 (16.07%) Test Strategy
10 19 (11.31%) Stakeholder Management
11 17 (10.12%) ETL
11 17 (10.12%) BDD
12 16 (9.52%) Waterfall
13 15 (8.93%) Integration Testing
14 14 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
15 12 (7.14%) SOA
15 12 (7.14%) TDD
15 12 (7.14%) System Testing
15 12 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
15 12 (7.14%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 47 (27.98%) SQL
2 40 (23.81%) Java
3 15 (8.93%) C#
4 10 (5.95%) C++
4 10 (5.95%) VB
4 10 (5.95%) C
5 8 (4.76%) JavaScript
6 7 (4.17%) Python
7 5 (2.98%) T-SQL
8 4 (2.38%) VBScript
8 4 (2.38%) Perl
8 4 (2.38%) PHP
8 4 (2.38%) Groovy
9 1 (0.60%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.60%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 82 (48.81%) ISEB
2 65 (38.69%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 31 (18.45%) ISTQB
4 9 (5.36%) Degree
4 9 (5.36%) HP ASE
5 8 (4.76%) Security Cleared
6 7 (4.17%) SC Cleared
7 6 (3.57%) PMP
7 6 (3.57%) PMI Certification
8 1 (0.60%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 90 (53.57%) QA
Systems Management
1 27 (16.07%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (2.38%) CA LISA
3 1 (0.60%) Nmap
Vendors
1 51 (30.36%) HP
2 25 (14.88%) Oracle
3 11 (6.55%) IBM
3 11 (6.55%) Microsoft
4 9 (5.36%) BT
5 7 (4.17%) Capita
6 5 (2.98%) Citrix
6 5 (2.98%) Salesforce.com
6 5 (2.98%) Cognos
6 5 (2.98%) Siebel
7 4 (2.38%) webMethods
7 4 (2.38%) CA
8 3 (1.79%) ION Trading
8 3 (1.79%) Business Objects
8 3 (1.79%) SAP
9 2 (1.19%) NetSuite
10 1 (0.60%) Qualys
10 1 (0.60%) McAfee
10 1 (0.60%) Murex
10 1 (0.60%) Calypso
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