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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Testing Consultant
Rank 616 611 644
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +33
Permanent jobs requiring a Testing Consultant 5 5 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.011% 0.011% 0.004%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.011% 0.012% 0.004%
Number of salaries quoted 5 2 2
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £48,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £42,500 £43,750
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £62,500 £53,750
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £36,250 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+65.51% -27.50%
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
44320 42035 48015
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.40% 93.54% 94.55%
Number of salaries quoted 37021 35268 41723
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £52,500
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £77,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Testing Consultant across the London region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

Testing Consultant Salary Histogram in London

Testing Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 10 (47.62%) Security Cleared
2 8 (38.10%) SC Cleared
2 8 (38.10%) Security Testing
2 8 (38.10%) Penetration Testing
3 7 (33.33%) Wireless
3 7 (33.33%) Degree
3 7 (33.33%) Mobile App
3 7 (33.33%) Wireless Security
4 6 (28.57%) Business Development
4 6 (28.57%) Information Security
4 6 (28.57%) ISEB
5 4 (19.05%) LoadRunner
5 4 (19.05%) Java
5 4 (19.05%) Integration Testing
5 4 (19.05%) User Acceptance Testing
5 4 (19.05%) Performance Testing
5 4 (19.05%) System Testing
6 3 (14.29%) Unit Testing
6 3 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (14.29%) Apache Flex
6 3 (14.29%) Silverlight
6 3 (14.29%) Maven
6 3 (14.29%) Automated Testing
6 3 (14.29%) Flash
6 3 (14.29%) ERP
6 3 (14.29%) HTTP
6 3 (14.29%) HP
6 3 (14.29%) Quality Management
6 3 (14.29%) Internet
7 2 (9.52%) Finance

Testing Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 7 (33.33%) Wireless
1 7 (33.33%) Wireless Security
2 3 (14.29%) HTTP
2 3 (14.29%) Internet
3 1 (4.76%) Network Security
Development Applications
1 4 (19.05%) LoadRunner
2 3 (14.29%) Maven
3 1 (4.76%) LoadUI
3 1 (4.76%) JMeter
General
1 2 (9.52%) Finance
2 1 (4.76%) Telecoms
2 1 (4.76%) Banking
2 1 (4.76%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (14.29%) Apache Flex
1 3 (14.29%) Silverlight
1 3 (14.29%) Flash
2 1 (4.76%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 7 (33.33%) Mobile App
2 1 (4.76%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (4.76%) Statistics
2 1 (4.76%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (38.10%) Security Testing
1 8 (38.10%) Penetration Testing
2 6 (28.57%) Business Development
2 6 (28.57%) Information Security
3 4 (19.05%) Integration Testing
3 4 (19.05%) User Acceptance Testing
3 4 (19.05%) Performance Testing
3 4 (19.05%) System Testing
4 3 (14.29%) Unit Testing
4 3 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (14.29%) Automated Testing
4 3 (14.29%) ERP
4 3 (14.29%) Quality Management
5 2 (9.52%) Software Testing
5 2 (9.52%) Test Automation
5 2 (9.52%) Automation Testing
6 1 (4.76%) Performance Engineering
6 1 (4.76%) Project Planning
6 1 (4.76%) Test Scripting
6 1 (4.76%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (19.05%) Java
2 1 (4.76%) VB
2 1 (4.76%) C
2 1 (4.76%) C#
2 1 (4.76%) C++
Qualifications
1 10 (47.62%) Security Cleared
2 8 (38.10%) SC Cleared
3 7 (33.33%) Degree
4 6 (28.57%) ISEB
5 2 (9.52%) DV Cleared
6 1 (4.76%) HP AIS
6 1 (4.76%) HP ASE
6 1 (4.76%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (9.52%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (14.29%) HP
2 1 (4.76%) Siebel
2 1 (4.76%) Oracle