The table below looks at the statistics for the Testing 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 Testing Consultant in their job title over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Testing Consultant
Rank 610 632 617
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -15
Permanent jobs requiring a Testing Consultant 2 4 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.005% 0.009% 0.017%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.005% 0.009% 0.018%
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 8
Average salary £65,000 £38,750 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+67.74% -22.50%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
Testing 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
41569 42658 45211
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.86% 93.95% 94.44%
Number of salaries quoted 35452 35096 39095
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,500 £75,000 £79,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Testing Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Testing Consultant in the job title across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Testing Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in London

Testing Consultant
Salary Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Testing Consultant across the London region.

Testing Consultant Salary Trend in London

Testing Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the London region that cited Testing 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 Testing Consultant in their job title.

1 7 (53.85%) Finance
2 6 (46.15%) ISEB
3 5 (38.46%) Security Testing
3 5 (38.46%) Penetration Testing
3 5 (38.46%) SC Cleared
3 5 (38.46%) Security Cleared
4 4 (30.77%) Degree
4 4 (30.77%) LoadRunner
4 4 (30.77%) Mobile App
4 4 (30.77%) HP Quality Center
4 4 (30.77%) Banking
4 4 (30.77%) Software Testing
4 4 (30.77%) Performance Testing
4 4 (30.77%) Wireless Security
4 4 (30.77%) Wireless
5 3 (23.08%) Performance Engineering
5 3 (23.08%) Test Automation
5 3 (23.08%) C
5 3 (23.08%) C#
5 3 (23.08%) C++
5 3 (23.08%) Java
5 3 (23.08%) VB
5 3 (23.08%) Software Engineering
5 3 (23.08%) Project Planning
5 3 (23.08%) Oracle
5 3 (23.08%) Siebel
5 3 (23.08%) HP
5 3 (23.08%) CRM
5 3 (23.08%) ERP
5 3 (23.08%) Quality Management

Testing Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the London region that cited Testing 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 Testing Consultant in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 4 (30.77%) Wireless
1 4 (30.77%) Wireless Security
2 1 (7.69%) Network Security
Development Applications
1 4 (30.77%) LoadRunner
2 3 (23.08%) JMeter
2 3 (23.08%) LoadUI
General
1 7 (53.85%) Finance
2 4 (30.77%) Banking
3 3 (23.08%) Retail
3 3 (23.08%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 4 (30.77%) Mobile App
2 3 (23.08%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (23.08%) Management Information System
2 3 (23.08%) Statistics
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) Penetration Testing
1 5 (38.46%) Security Testing
2 4 (30.77%) Software Testing
2 4 (30.77%) Performance Testing
3 3 (23.08%) Performance Engineering
3 3 (23.08%) Software Engineering
3 3 (23.08%) Project Planning
3 3 (23.08%) Test Automation
3 3 (23.08%) CRM
3 3 (23.08%) ERP
3 3 (23.08%) Quality Management
3 3 (23.08%) E-business
4 2 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (15.38%) Line Management
5 1 (7.69%) Ethical Hacking
5 1 (7.69%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 1 (7.69%) Automated Testing
5 1 (7.69%) Information Security
5 1 (7.69%) Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (23.08%) C
1 3 (23.08%) C#
1 3 (23.08%) C++
1 3 (23.08%) Java
1 3 (23.08%) VB
Qualifications
1 6 (46.15%) ISEB
2 5 (38.46%) SC Cleared
2 5 (38.46%) Security Cleared
3 4 (30.77%) Degree
4 3 (23.08%) HP AIS
4 3 (23.08%) HP ASE
5 2 (15.38%) ISTQB
6 1 (7.69%) CEH
6 1 (7.69%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (15.38%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (30.77%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (23.08%) Oracle
1 3 (23.08%) Siebel
1 3 (23.08%) HP
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