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

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Consultant
Rank 591 487 538
Rank change year-on-year
-104 +51
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Consultant 45 180 82
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.10% 0.37% 0.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.40% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 36 46 59
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +9.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £40,000 £38,900
10% offered a salary of more than £71,250 £70,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £46,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+2.15% +55.00%
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
41271 44993 41469
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.31% 93.47% 93.48%
Number of salaries quoted 34981 37795 34683
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 £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 31 July 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 31 July 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 +19 3 £50,000 -23.07% 4
Paddington - 1 £62,500 -
Test Consultant
England

Test Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 46 (50.55%) Selenium
2 44 (48.35%) Java
3 35 (38.46%) Finance
4 31 (34.07%) ISTQB
5 30 (32.97%) ISEB
6 28 (30.77%) HP
7 27 (29.67%) Agile Software Development
8 25 (27.47%) Test Strategy
9 24 (26.37%) QA
10 22 (24.18%) Stakeholder Management
11 19 (20.88%) Oracle
12 17 (18.68%) Test Automation
13 16 (17.58%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 16 (17.58%) LoadRunner
13 16 (17.58%) SQL
14 15 (16.48%) C#
14 15 (16.48%) Test Management
14 15 (16.48%) Test Scripting
14 15 (16.48%) Performance Testing
15 14 (15.38%) BDD
15 14 (15.38%) Banking
16 13 (14.29%) Degree
17 12 (13.19%) Retail
17 12 (13.19%) C++
17 12 (13.19%) C
17 12 (13.19%) Data Protection
17 12 (13.19%) HP ASE
18 11 (12.09%) User Acceptance Testing
18 11 (12.09%) Automation Testing
18 11 (12.09%) VB

Test Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 (5.49%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.20%) Oracle BPEL
2 2 (2.20%) Oracle Service Bus
2 2 (2.20%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (1.10%) Mule ESB
3 1 (1.10%) JBoss
3 1 (1.10%) Apache
3 1 (1.10%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.10%) Mule
3 1 (1.10%) Confluence
Applications
1 3 (3.30%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (3.30%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (2.20%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (2.20%) Oracle BPM
2 2 (2.20%) Oracle Payables
2 2 (2.20%) Oracle Receivables
2 2 (2.20%) Oracle Financials
2 2 (2.20%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (2.20%) Summit
3 1 (1.10%) CSG Singleview
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.40%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (2.20%) Veeva
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.30%) HTTP
1 3 (3.30%) DNS
2 2 (2.20%) NFC
3 1 (1.10%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (10.99%) SQL Server
2 5 (5.49%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (3.30%) BusinessObjects
3 3 (3.30%) MySQL
3 3 (3.30%) Relational Database
4 2 (2.20%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (2.20%) Big Data
4 2 (2.20%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.10%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 46 (50.55%) Selenium
2 16 (17.58%) LoadRunner
3 9 (9.89%) WebDriver
4 7 (7.69%) Cucumber
4 7 (7.69%) JMeter
5 6 (6.59%) Team Foundation Server
6 5 (5.49%) Jenkins
7 4 (4.40%) JIRA
8 3 (3.30%) Bugzilla
8 3 (3.30%) HP UFT
8 3 (3.30%) Behat
8 3 (3.30%) Appium
9 2 (2.20%) Ranorex
9 2 (2.20%) LoadUI
9 2 (2.20%) Visual Studio
9 2 (2.20%) FitNesse
9 2 (2.20%) Rational Performance Tester
10 1 (1.10%) Git (software)
10 1 (1.10%) Eclipse
10 1 (1.10%) JUnit
General
1 35 (38.46%) Finance
2 14 (15.38%) Banking
3 12 (13.19%) Retail
4 3 (3.30%) Retail Banking
4 3 (3.30%) Telecoms
5 2 (2.20%) Aerospace
5 2 (2.20%) Manufacturing
5 2 (2.20%) Investment Banking
6 1 (1.10%) Billing
6 1 (1.10%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (7.69%) Gherkin
2 5 (5.49%) .NET
3 4 (4.40%) CSS
4 3 (3.30%) HTML
5 1 (1.10%) AngularJS
5 1 (1.10%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (1.10%) Web Services
5 1 (1.10%) Hibernate
5 1 (1.10%) Spring
5 1 (1.10%) jQuery
5 1 (1.10%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 7 (7.69%) Fixed Income
1 7 (7.69%) Derivative
2 6 (6.59%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 5 (5.49%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.20%) EMV
4 2 (2.20%) Handset
4 2 (2.20%) New Media
5 1 (1.10%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.10%) Mainframe
5 1 (1.10%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 3 (3.30%) Windows
2 1 (1.10%) Android
2 1 (1.10%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (29.67%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (27.47%) Test Strategy
3 22 (24.18%) Stakeholder Management
4 17 (18.68%) Test Automation
5 15 (16.48%) Test Management
5 15 (16.48%) Test Scripting
5 15 (16.48%) Performance Testing
6 14 (15.38%) BDD
7 12 (13.19%) Data Protection
8 11 (12.09%) Automation Testing
8 11 (12.09%) User Acceptance Testing
9 10 (10.99%) TDD
9 10 (10.99%) Automated Testing
9 10 (10.99%) Scrum
10 9 (9.89%) Software Testing
11 8 (8.79%) Project Planning
11 8 (8.79%) Regression Testing
11 8 (8.79%) ITIL
11 8 (8.79%) Server Monitoring
11 8 (8.79%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 44 (48.35%) Java
2 16 (17.58%) SQL
3 15 (16.48%) C#
4 12 (13.19%) C++
4 12 (13.19%) C
5 11 (12.09%) VB
6 9 (9.89%) Python
7 7 (7.69%) T-SQL
8 6 (6.59%) JavaScript
9 3 (3.30%) PHP
9 3 (3.30%) Ruby
9 3 (3.30%) VBScript
10 2 (2.20%) Scala
Qualifications
1 31 (34.07%) ISTQB
2 30 (32.97%) ISEB
3 16 (17.58%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 13 (14.29%) Degree
5 12 (13.19%) HP ASE
6 2 (2.20%) SC Cleared
6 2 (2.20%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (26.37%) QA
Systems Management
1 7 (7.69%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.10%) Nmap
Vendors
1 28 (30.77%) HP
2 19 (20.88%) Oracle
3 6 (6.59%) Capita
4 5 (5.49%) SAP
4 5 (5.49%) Cognos
4 5 (5.49%) Microsoft
5 4 (4.40%) IBM
5 4 (4.40%) BT
6 2 (2.20%) NetSuite
6 2 (2.20%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (1.10%) McAfee
7 1 (1.10%) Qualys
7 1 (1.10%) Murex
7 1 (1.10%) Calypso
7 1 (1.10%) Cognizant
London
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum + Car + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Sogeti
Salary: Competitive Salary + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Salt
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Sogeti
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Sogeti
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Sogeti
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Sogeti
Salary: Competitive Salary + Flexible Benefits Package
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Sogeti
Salary: Competitive Salary + Flexible Benefits Package
Posted: 11 days ago
Central London / West End
Cognizant
Posted: 18 days ago