The table below looks at the statistics for the Test Consultant role in IT jobs advertised for the Midlands 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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Consultant
Rank 9 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Consultant 12 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 10.00% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 11.88% - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £38,250 £40,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
-4.37% -4.76%
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 Midlands 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
Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
101 228 188
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 84.17% 89.76% 96.41%
Number of salaries quoted 60 167 134
Average salary £46,000 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,500 £35,000 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Test Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

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

Test Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

Test Consultant
Salary Trend in the Midlands

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

Test Consultant Salary Trend in the Midlands

Test Consultant
Top 26 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Midlands 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 16 (100.00%) ISEB
1 16 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 16 (100.00%) QA
2 12 (75.00%) Retail
2 12 (75.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 12 (75.00%) Finance
3 10 (62.50%) HP
4 8 (50.00%) HP Quality Center
5 6 (37.50%) Test Planning
6 4 (25.00%) SQL
6 4 (25.00%) SharePoint
6 4 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (25.00%) SOA
6 4 (25.00%) ETL
6 4 (25.00%) Back Office
6 4 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (25.00%) People Management
6 4 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (12.50%) Functional Testing
7 2 (12.50%) Selenium
7 2 (12.50%) Test Automation
7 2 (12.50%) Scrum
7 2 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (12.50%) Banking
7 2 (12.50%) Aerospace
8 1 (6.25%) JDE OneWorld

Test Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Midlands 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 4 (25.00%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (6.25%) JDE OneWorld
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Selenium
General
1 12 (75.00%) Finance
1 12 (75.00%) Retail
2 4 (25.00%) Back Office
3 2 (12.50%) Aerospace
3 2 (12.50%) Banking
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (100.00%) Software Testing
2 6 (37.50%) Test Planning
3 4 (25.00%) People Management
3 4 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 4 (25.00%) SOA
3 4 (25.00%) ETL
3 4 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (12.50%) Scrum
4 2 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (12.50%) Functional Testing
4 2 (12.50%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 4 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 16 (100.00%) ISEB
2 12 (75.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (100.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 8 (50.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 10 (62.50%) HP
Midlands
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Midlands
Sogeti UK Ltd
Posted: Yesterday