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 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Testing Consultant
Rank 612 604 638
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +34
Permanent jobs requiring a Testing Consultant 11 5 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.024% 0.011% 0.006%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.026% 0.012% 0.006%
Number of salaries quoted 11 1 3
Average salary £52,500 £40,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+31.25% -27.27%
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £60,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
- +20.00%
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
42846 41399 47957
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.35% 93.51% 94.52%
Number of salaries quoted 35783 34736 41598
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £77,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,800 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+0.50% +3.37%

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 16 September 2014.

Testing Consultant Salary Histogram in London

Testing 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 Testing Consultant within the London region over the 3 months to 16 September 2014. 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 - 1 £87,500 -
Testing Consultant
England

Testing Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 12 (52.17%) Penetration Testing
1 12 (52.17%) Security Testing
1 12 (52.17%) Security Cleared
1 12 (52.17%) SC Cleared
2 10 (43.48%) Degree
2 10 (43.48%) Mobile App
2 10 (43.48%) Wireless Security
2 10 (43.48%) Wireless
3 8 (34.78%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (30.43%) Information Security
5 6 (26.09%) ISEB
5 6 (26.09%) Business Development
6 5 (21.74%) Finance
7 4 (17.39%) System Testing
7 4 (17.39%) Integration Testing
7 4 (17.39%) User Acceptance Testing
8 3 (13.04%) Performance Testing
8 3 (13.04%) Software Testing
8 3 (13.04%) HP Quality Center
8 3 (13.04%) Banking
8 3 (13.04%) LoadRunner
8 3 (13.04%) Java
9 2 (8.70%) Line Management
9 2 (8.70%) VB
9 2 (8.70%) Oracle
9 2 (8.70%) CRM
9 2 (8.70%) Siebel
9 2 (8.70%) ERP
9 2 (8.70%) HP
9 2 (8.70%) C

Testing Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 10 (43.48%) Wireless Security
1 10 (43.48%) Wireless
2 2 (8.70%) Network Security
3 1 (4.35%) Internet
3 1 (4.35%) HTTP
Development Applications
1 3 (13.04%) LoadRunner
2 2 (8.70%) JMeter
2 2 (8.70%) LoadUI
3 1 (4.35%) Maven
General
1 5 (21.74%) Finance
2 3 (13.04%) Banking
3 2 (8.70%) Retail
3 2 (8.70%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.35%) Apache Flex
1 1 (4.35%) Silverlight
1 1 (4.35%) Flash
1 1 (4.35%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 10 (43.48%) Mobile App
2 2 (8.70%) Management Information System
2 2 (8.70%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (8.70%) Statistics
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (52.17%) Penetration Testing
1 12 (52.17%) Security Testing
2 8 (34.78%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (30.43%) Information Security
4 6 (26.09%) Business Development
5 4 (17.39%) System Testing
5 4 (17.39%) Integration Testing
5 4 (17.39%) User Acceptance Testing
6 3 (13.04%) Performance Testing
6 3 (13.04%) Software Testing
7 2 (8.70%) Line Management
7 2 (8.70%) CRM
7 2 (8.70%) ERP
7 2 (8.70%) Quality Management
7 2 (8.70%) E-business
7 2 (8.70%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (8.70%) Performance Engineering
7 2 (8.70%) Test Automation
7 2 (8.70%) Project Planning
7 2 (8.70%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 3 (13.04%) Java
2 2 (8.70%) VB
2 2 (8.70%) C
2 2 (8.70%) C#
2 2 (8.70%) C++
Qualifications
1 12 (52.17%) Security Cleared
1 12 (52.17%) SC Cleared
2 10 (43.48%) Degree
3 6 (26.09%) ISEB
4 2 (8.70%) HP AIS
4 2 (8.70%) HP ASE
4 2 (8.70%) ISTQB
5 1 (4.35%) DV Cleared
5 1 (4.35%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.70%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (13.04%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (8.70%) Oracle
1 2 (8.70%) Siebel
1 2 (8.70%) HP