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

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Consultant
Rank 573 488 556
Rank change year-on-year
-85 +68
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Consultant 49 146 76
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.11% 0.31% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.34% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 40 34 55
Average salary £51,250 £45,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.88% +9.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £65,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £42,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+11.76% +21.42%
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
41131 43401 41192
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.17% 93.52% 93.50%
Number of salaries quoted 35099 36258 34578
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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 +22 3 £70,000 +21.73% 6
Test Consultant
England

Test Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 48 (52.17%) Selenium
2 44 (47.83%) Java
3 39 (42.39%) Finance
4 28 (30.43%) Agile Software Development
4 28 (30.43%) ISEB
5 27 (29.35%) QA
5 27 (29.35%) Test Strategy
6 26 (28.26%) ISTQB
7 25 (27.17%) Stakeholder Management
8 23 (25.00%) HP
9 19 (20.65%) Automation Testing
10 18 (19.57%) C#
11 17 (18.48%) LoadRunner
12 16 (17.39%) SQL
12 16 (17.39%) Oracle
12 16 (17.39%) Degree
13 15 (16.30%) Test Management
14 14 (15.22%) Performance Testing
14 14 (15.22%) Data Protection
14 14 (15.22%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
14 14 (15.22%) Banking
15 13 (14.13%) BDD
16 12 (13.04%) Test Automation
16 12 (13.04%) Test Scripting
16 12 (13.04%) Retail
17 11 (11.96%) C
17 11 (11.96%) C++
17 11 (11.96%) HP ASE
18 10 (10.87%) Cucumber
18 10 (10.87%) Jenkins

Test Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 5 (5.43%) SharePoint
2 3 (3.26%) Mule
2 3 (3.26%) Confluence
2 3 (3.26%) Mule ESB
2 3 (3.26%) JBoss
2 3 (3.26%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (3.26%) MS Excel
1 3 (3.26%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (3.26%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.09%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 1 (1.09%) Oracle Financials
2 1 (1.09%) CSG Singleview
2 1 (1.09%) SAP FI
2 1 (1.09%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.35%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.17%) NFC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (10.87%) SQL Server
2 5 (5.43%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (4.35%) Oracle Reports
3 4 (4.35%) Big Data
4 3 (3.26%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 48 (52.17%) Selenium
2 17 (18.48%) LoadRunner
3 10 (10.87%) Cucumber
3 10 (10.87%) Jenkins
4 9 (9.78%) Team Foundation Server
4 9 (9.78%) WebDriver
5 7 (7.61%) HP UFT
5 7 (7.61%) JMeter
6 5 (5.43%) JIRA
6 5 (5.43%) Visual Studio
7 3 (3.26%) Eclipse
7 3 (3.26%) JUnit
7 3 (3.26%) CruiseControl
7 3 (3.26%) Rational Performance Tester
7 3 (3.26%) Git (software)
7 3 (3.26%) Hudson
8 2 (2.17%) Ranorex
8 2 (2.17%) LoadUI
8 2 (2.17%) Appium
8 2 (2.17%) FitNesse
General
1 39 (42.39%) Finance
2 14 (15.22%) Banking
3 12 (13.04%) Retail
4 4 (4.35%) Telecoms
5 3 (3.26%) Retail Banking
6 2 (2.17%) Aerospace
6 2 (2.17%) Manufacturing
6 2 (2.17%) Billing
6 2 (2.17%) Investment Banking
7 1 (1.09%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (7.61%) Gherkin
2 5 (5.43%) .NET
3 3 (3.26%) CSS
3 3 (3.26%) Web Services
3 3 (3.26%) Hibernate
3 3 (3.26%) Spring
3 3 (3.26%) jQuery
3 3 (3.26%) Backbone.js
3 3 (3.26%) AngularJS
3 3 (3.26%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 8 (8.70%) Fixed Income
1 8 (8.70%) Derivative
2 7 (7.61%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 6 (6.52%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (3.26%) User Experience
5 2 (2.17%) Handset
5 2 (2.17%) EMV
5 2 (2.17%) Computer Science
5 2 (2.17%) New Media
6 1 (1.09%) Mobile Banking
6 1 (1.09%) Mainframe
6 1 (1.09%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 3 (3.26%) Windows
2 2 (2.17%) UNIX
3 1 (1.09%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (30.43%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (29.35%) Test Strategy
3 25 (27.17%) Stakeholder Management
4 19 (20.65%) Automation Testing
5 15 (16.30%) Test Management
6 14 (15.22%) Data Protection
6 14 (15.22%) Performance Testing
7 13 (14.13%) BDD
8 12 (13.04%) Test Automation
8 12 (13.04%) Test Scripting
9 10 (10.87%) TDD
9 10 (10.87%) E-Commerce
10 9 (9.78%) Scrum
10 9 (9.78%) Performance Engineering
11 8 (8.70%) Regression Testing
11 8 (8.70%) Risk Management
12 7 (7.61%) Service Management
12 7 (7.61%) ITIL
12 7 (7.61%) Software Testing
12 7 (7.61%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 44 (47.83%) Java
2 18 (19.57%) C#
3 16 (17.39%) SQL
4 11 (11.96%) C
4 11 (11.96%) C++
5 9 (9.78%) Python
6 7 (7.61%) VB
6 7 (7.61%) T-SQL
7 5 (5.43%) JavaScript
8 3 (3.26%) VBScript
8 3 (3.26%) Ruby
9 2 (2.17%) Scala
Qualifications
1 28 (30.43%) ISEB
2 26 (28.26%) ISTQB
3 16 (17.39%) Degree
4 14 (15.22%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 11 (11.96%) HP ASE
6 2 (2.17%) SC Cleared
6 2 (2.17%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (29.35%) QA
Systems Management
1 8 (8.70%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 23 (25.00%) HP
2 16 (17.39%) Oracle
3 7 (7.61%) SAP
4 6 (6.52%) Capita
5 5 (5.43%) Cognos
5 5 (5.43%) Microsoft
6 4 (4.35%) IBM
7 3 (3.26%) ATG
8 1 (1.09%) Murex
8 1 (1.09%) Calypso
8 1 (1.09%) Cognizant
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