The table below looks at the statistics for the QA Consultant role in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited QA Consultant in their job title over the 3 months to 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Quality Assurance Consultant
Rank - 232 251
Permanent jobs requiring a QA Consultant 0 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West - 0.015% 0.014%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.016% 0.014%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 0
Average salary - £19,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £30,000 £27,500
% change year-on-year
+41.66% +9.09%
QA 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 North West 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
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
6966 6447 7071
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 94.75% 94.17% 96.41%
Number of salaries quoted 5650 5536 6121
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

QA Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

QA Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

QA Consultant
Salary Trend in the North West

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

QA Consultant Salary Trend in the North West