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

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Consultant
Rank 490 559 559
Rank change year-on-year
+69 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Consultant 128 54 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.31% 0.13% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.33% 0.13% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 42 40 59
Average salary £57,500 £47,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.05% -13.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £39,750 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £57,500 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+27.77% -10.00%
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
38247 40284 42737
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.76% 93.87% 94.37%
Number of salaries quoted 32524 32996 36775
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 £77,500 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 January 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 29 January 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
(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 +16 16 £50,000 +5.26% 9
Docklands, London - 3 - -
Test Consultant
England

Test Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 January 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.

1 162 (73.64%) Finance
2 148 (67.27%) Agile Software Development
3 147 (66.82%) Retail
4 145 (65.91%) QA
5 141 (64.09%) Software Testing
6 130 (59.09%) ISEB
7 128 (58.18%) Banking
8 119 (54.09%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 111 (50.45%) Scrum
10 97 (44.09%) Aerospace
11 64 (29.09%) HP
12 56 (25.45%) HP Quality Center
13 51 (23.18%) SQL
14 46 (20.91%) Performance Testing
15 34 (15.45%) Test Management
16 32 (14.55%) Selenium
17 31 (14.09%) Java
18 29 (13.18%) JMeter
19 28 (12.73%) User Acceptance Testing
20 27 (12.27%) Test Automation
21 24 (10.91%) Test Strategy
21 24 (10.91%) Open Source
21 24 (10.91%) ETL
21 24 (10.91%) LoadRunner
22 23 (10.45%) Test Scripting
23 22 (10.00%) C#
24 18 (8.18%) BDD
24 18 (8.18%) Test Planning
25 17 (7.73%) Waterfall
25 17 (7.73%) Security Cleared

Test Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 3 (1.36%) Apache
1 3 (1.36%) IIS
2 1 (0.45%) MS Exchange
2 1 (0.45%) Oracle Service Bus
2 1 (0.45%) Confluence
2 1 (0.45%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (0.45%) Node.js
2 1 (0.45%) Oracle BPEL
Applications
1 5 (2.27%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 3 (1.36%) JDE OneWorld
1 3 (1.36%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.91%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (0.91%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.45%) Oracle Financials
3 1 (0.45%) Oracle Payables
3 1 (0.45%) Oracle Receivables
3 1 (0.45%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.82%) MVNO
2 2 (0.91%) LAN
2 2 (0.91%) WAN
3 1 (0.45%) Internet
3 1 (0.45%) HTTP
3 1 (0.45%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (7.73%) Data Warehouse
2 13 (5.91%) SQL Server
3 7 (3.18%) Hadoop
4 6 (2.73%) Relational Database
5 5 (2.27%) Oracle Database
6 4 (1.82%) Informix
7 2 (0.91%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (0.45%) MySQL
8 1 (0.45%) Big Data
8 1 (0.45%) Redis
8 1 (0.45%) MongoDB
8 1 (0.45%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 32 (14.55%) Selenium
2 29 (13.18%) JMeter
3 24 (10.91%) LoadRunner
4 17 (7.73%) QuickTest Pro
5 16 (7.27%) SoapUI
6 13 (5.91%) JIRA
6 13 (5.91%) Cucumber
7 12 (5.45%) WebDriver
8 11 (5.00%) SilkPerformer
9 10 (4.55%) SpecFlow
10 9 (4.09%) Team Foundation Server
10 9 (4.09%) FitNesse
11 8 (3.64%) JBehave
11 8 (3.64%) Visual Studio
12 7 (3.18%) Jenkins
13 6 (2.73%) WebLOAD
13 6 (2.73%) TeamCity
13 6 (2.73%) Hudson
14 5 (2.27%) Bugzilla
14 5 (2.27%) WinRunner
General
1 162 (73.64%) Finance
2 147 (66.82%) Retail
3 128 (58.18%) Banking
4 97 (44.09%) Aerospace
5 16 (7.27%) Telecoms
6 9 (4.09%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.45%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.45%) Billing
7 1 (0.45%) Local Government
7 1 (0.45%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (5.91%) SOAP
1 13 (5.91%) .NET
2 5 (2.27%) Web Services
2 5 (2.27%) Ajax
3 4 (1.82%) REST
4 2 (0.91%) Gherkin
4 2 (0.91%) HTML
5 1 (0.45%) CSS
5 1 (0.45%) XML
5 1 (0.45%) Middleware
5 1 (0.45%) Natural Language Processing
5 1 (0.45%) Oracle Fusion
5 1 (0.45%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 24 (10.91%) Open Source
2 7 (3.18%) N-Tier
3 6 (2.73%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (2.27%) GIS
5 3 (1.36%) Client/Server
5 3 (1.36%) New Media
6 2 (0.91%) User Experience
7 1 (0.45%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.45%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.45%) Credit Risk
7 1 (0.45%) Statistics
7 1 (0.45%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 15 (6.82%) UNIX
2 12 (5.45%) Linux
3 7 (3.18%) Android
4 6 (2.73%) Windows
5 4 (1.82%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 148 (67.27%) Agile Software Development
2 141 (64.09%) Software Testing
3 111 (50.45%) Scrum
4 46 (20.91%) Performance Testing
5 34 (15.45%) Test Management
6 28 (12.73%) User Acceptance Testing
7 27 (12.27%) Test Automation
8 24 (10.91%) Test Strategy
8 24 (10.91%) ETL
9 23 (10.45%) Test Scripting
10 18 (8.18%) BDD
10 18 (8.18%) Test Planning
11 17 (7.73%) Waterfall
11 17 (7.73%) Business Intelligence
12 15 (6.82%) Stakeholder Management
13 14 (6.36%) SOA
14 12 (5.45%) TDD
15 11 (5.00%) Coaching
15 11 (5.00%) Continuous Integration
16 10 (4.55%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 51 (23.18%) SQL
2 31 (14.09%) Java
3 22 (10.00%) C#
4 11 (5.00%) Python
5 9 (4.09%) Ruby
6 6 (2.73%) Groovy
6 6 (2.73%) JavaScript
6 6 (2.73%) Perl
7 4 (1.82%) C
8 3 (1.36%) C++
9 2 (0.91%) Shell Script
10 1 (0.45%) PHP
10 1 (0.45%) T-SQL
10 1 (0.45%) VBScript
10 1 (0.45%) VB
Qualifications
1 130 (59.09%) ISEB
2 119 (54.09%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 17 (7.73%) Security Cleared
4 15 (6.82%) ISTQB
5 8 (3.64%) SC Cleared
6 7 (3.18%) Degree
7 6 (2.73%) PMP
7 6 (2.73%) PMI Certification
8 4 (1.82%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
8 4 (1.82%) Six Sigma Black Belt
8 4 (1.82%) Six Sigma Green Belt
9 3 (1.36%) DV Cleared
9 3 (1.36%) HP ASE
10 1 (0.45%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 1 (0.45%) HP AIS
10 1 (0.45%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 145 (65.91%) QA
Systems Management
1 56 (25.45%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (1.82%) CA LISA
3 1 (0.45%) Nessus
3 1 (0.45%) CORE IMPACT
Vendors
1 64 (29.09%) HP
2 13 (5.91%) Oracle
3 9 (4.09%) IBM
4 8 (3.64%) Microsoft
4 8 (3.64%) webMethods
5 6 (2.73%) Siebel
5 6 (2.73%) BT
6 5 (2.27%) Citrix
7 4 (1.82%) CA
7 4 (1.82%) Salesforce.com
8 3 (1.36%) ION Trading
9 2 (0.91%) Capita
10 1 (0.45%) Cognos
10 1 (0.45%) Lotus
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Posted: 6 hours ago
London
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Posted: Yesterday
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Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: 30,000 - 40,000
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Sogeti
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Sogeti
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Sogeti
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Sogeti
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Sogeti
Posted: Yesterday
London
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Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum plus competitive package
Posted: Yesterday
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TRG
Salary: £70000 - £80000 Per Annum Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: £70000.00 - £85000.00 per annum + bens
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Salary: £70000.00 - £85000.00 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
London
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Salary: 70000-80000 Per Annum Benefits
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