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

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Consultant
Rank 570 558 565
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +7
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Consultant 43 100 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.099% 0.21% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.22% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 31 44 42
Average salary £52,500 £53,750 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.32% +13.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £45,000 £39,000
10% offered a salary of more than £92,500 £77,500 £69,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,750 £47,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year
-7.89% +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
40624 45661 41244
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.51% 93.84% 93.72%
Number of salaries quoted 34358 38187 34690
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 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 22 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 22 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
(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 +31 5 £50,000 -35.48% 6
Paddington - 1 £62,500 -
Test Consultant
England

Test Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 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.

1 100 (62.11%) Agile Software Development
2 89 (55.28%) Finance
3 83 (51.55%) QA
4 74 (45.96%) Banking
4 74 (45.96%) ISEB
5 69 (42.86%) Retail
6 63 (39.13%) Scrum
6 63 (39.13%) Software Testing
7 58 (36.02%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 52 (32.30%) Selenium
9 49 (30.43%) HP
10 48 (29.81%) Aerospace
11 46 (28.57%) Java
12 45 (27.95%) SQL
12 45 (27.95%) Performance Testing
13 37 (22.98%) Test Management
14 34 (21.12%) Test Automation
15 33 (20.50%) ISTQB
16 29 (18.01%) JMeter
16 29 (18.01%) Test Strategy
16 29 (18.01%) Test Scripting
16 29 (18.01%) User Acceptance Testing
17 27 (16.77%) Open Source
17 27 (16.77%) Oracle
17 27 (16.77%) LoadRunner
18 24 (14.91%) HP Quality Center
19 22 (13.66%) Stakeholder Management
20 18 (11.18%) SQL Server
20 18 (11.18%) BDD
21 16 (9.94%) Waterfall

Test Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 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 (2.48%) Apache
1 4 (2.48%) SharePoint
2 3 (1.86%) IIS
2 3 (1.86%) Oracle Service Bus
2 3 (1.86%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 3 (1.86%) Oracle BPEL
Applications
1 3 (1.86%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (2.48%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (1.86%) Oracle Financials
2 3 (1.86%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (1.86%) Oracle BPM
2 3 (1.86%) Oracle Payables
2 3 (1.86%) Oracle Receivables
2 3 (1.86%) Oracle EBS R12
3 2 (1.24%) Summit
4 1 (0.62%) CSG Singleview
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.24%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (1.24%) Veeva
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.48%) HTTP
1 4 (2.48%) DNS
2 1 (0.62%) LAN
2 1 (0.62%) WAN
2 1 (0.62%) Internet
2 1 (0.62%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (11.18%) SQL Server
2 11 (6.83%) Data Warehouse
3 9 (5.59%) Relational Database
4 7 (4.35%) Oracle Database
4 7 (4.35%) Hadoop
5 4 (2.48%) MySQL
5 4 (2.48%) Informix
6 3 (1.86%) BusinessObjects
6 3 (1.86%) Oracle Reports
6 3 (1.86%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (0.62%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 52 (32.30%) Selenium
2 29 (18.01%) JMeter
3 27 (16.77%) LoadRunner
4 16 (9.94%) WebDriver
5 14 (8.70%) QuickTest Pro
6 12 (7.45%) SoapUI
7 10 (6.21%) SilkPerformer
8 9 (5.59%) JIRA
9 8 (4.97%) Cucumber
9 8 (4.97%) Bugzilla
10 6 (3.73%) Team Foundation Server
11 5 (3.11%) WinRunner
11 5 (3.11%) Visual Studio
11 5 (3.11%) Calabash
11 5 (3.11%) Jenkins
11 5 (3.11%) Appium
11 5 (3.11%) Facilita Forecast
11 5 (3.11%) FitNesse
12 4 (2.48%) Behat
12 4 (2.48%) SpecFlow
General
1 89 (55.28%) Finance
2 74 (45.96%) Banking
3 69 (42.86%) Retail
4 48 (29.81%) Aerospace
5 5 (3.11%) Investment Banking
6 4 (2.48%) Retail Banking
7 3 (1.86%) Telecoms
8 2 (1.24%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.62%) Billing
9 1 (0.62%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (5.59%) SOAP
2 8 (4.97%) Gherkin
3 6 (3.73%) .NET
4 5 (3.11%) HTML
4 5 (3.11%) Ajax
5 4 (2.48%) CSS
6 1 (0.62%) Web Services
6 1 (0.62%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 27 (16.77%) Open Source
2 7 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (3.11%) GIS
4 4 (2.48%) Derivative
4 4 (2.48%) Fixed Income
5 3 (1.86%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 3 (1.86%) N-Tier
6 1 (0.62%) Equities
6 1 (0.62%) New Media
6 1 (0.62%) User Experience
6 1 (0.62%) Online Banking
6 1 (0.62%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 12 (7.45%) UNIX
2 9 (5.59%) Linux
3 7 (4.35%) Windows
4 4 (2.48%) Android
4 4 (2.48%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 100 (62.11%) Agile Software Development
2 63 (39.13%) Scrum
2 63 (39.13%) Software Testing
3 45 (27.95%) Performance Testing
4 37 (22.98%) Test Management
5 34 (21.12%) Test Automation
6 29 (18.01%) Test Strategy
6 29 (18.01%) Test Scripting
6 29 (18.01%) User Acceptance Testing
7 22 (13.66%) Stakeholder Management
8 18 (11.18%) BDD
9 16 (9.94%) Waterfall
10 15 (9.32%) Integration Testing
11 14 (8.70%) ETL
12 13 (8.07%) Continuous Integration
12 13 (8.07%) TDD
12 13 (8.07%) Automated Testing
13 11 (6.83%) Business Intelligence
13 11 (6.83%) System Testing
14 10 (6.21%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 46 (28.57%) Java
2 45 (27.95%) SQL
3 16 (9.94%) C#
4 11 (6.83%) C
4 11 (6.83%) C++
4 11 (6.83%) VB
5 9 (5.59%) JavaScript
6 8 (4.97%) Python
7 7 (4.35%) T-SQL
8 4 (2.48%) Groovy
8 4 (2.48%) VBScript
8 4 (2.48%) Perl
8 4 (2.48%) PHP
9 2 (1.24%) Ruby
10 1 (0.62%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 74 (45.96%) ISEB
2 58 (36.02%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 33 (20.50%) ISTQB
4 10 (6.21%) HP ASE
4 10 (6.21%) Degree
5 7 (4.35%) SC Cleared
5 7 (4.35%) Security Cleared
6 6 (3.73%) PMP
6 6 (3.73%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.62%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 83 (51.55%) QA
Systems Management
1 24 (14.91%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (2.48%) CA LISA
3 1 (0.62%) Nmap
Vendors
1 49 (30.43%) HP
2 27 (16.77%) Oracle
3 11 (6.83%) IBM
4 10 (6.21%) Microsoft
5 8 (4.97%) BT
6 7 (4.35%) Capita
7 6 (3.73%) Cognos
8 5 (3.11%) Citrix
8 5 (3.11%) Siebel
9 4 (2.48%) Salesforce.com
9 4 (2.48%) webMethods
9 4 (2.48%) CA
10 3 (1.86%) SAP
10 3 (1.86%) Business Objects
10 3 (1.86%) ION Trading
11 2 (1.24%) NetSuite
12 1 (0.62%) Murex
12 1 (0.62%) Calypso
12 1 (0.62%) McAfee
12 1 (0.62%) Qualys
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Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Car + Benefits
Posted: Just now
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Salary: £55k to £70k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
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Sogeti
Salary: Competitive Salary + Flexible Benefits Package
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Salary: £Competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
City, London
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Salary: Unspecified Competitive Salary + Flexible Benefits Package
Posted: 18 days ago
City, London
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Posted: 19 days ago
City, London
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