The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Oxford region that had Test Consultant featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 21 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Test Consultant
Oxfordshire / Oxford
Rank 67 81 -
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Consultant 3 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 0.46% 0.14% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.46% 0.14% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 0
Median salary £35,000 £25,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
+40.00% -
UK excluding London median salary £40,500 £42,500 £57,500
% change year-on-year
-4.70% -26.08%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Oxford 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
Oxford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
646 712 720
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 98.03% 97.80% 97.69%
Number of salaries quoted 535 618 596
Median salary £40,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,400 £30,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £75,000 £62,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

Test Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

The demand trend of job ads across the Oxford region that featured Test Consultant in the job title.

Test Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

Test Consultant
Salary Trend in Oxford

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

Test Consultant Salary Trend in Oxford

Test Consultant Skill Set
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 21 February 2017, Test Consultant job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Oxford region featuring Test Consultant in the job title.

1 5 (100.00%) SQL
1 5 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Finance
1 5 (100.00%) ISTQB
1 5 (100.00%) Regression Testing
1 5 (100.00%) QA
1 5 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 5 (100.00%) Mobile App
2 3 (60.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (60.00%) TestComplete
2 3 (60.00%) Defect Tracking
2 3 (60.00%) Degree
2 3 (60.00%) JIRA
2 3 (60.00%) Mathematics
3 2 (40.00%) Telecoms
3 2 (40.00%) Banking
3 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (40.00%) Automation Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Mobile Development
4 1 (20.00%) Functional Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Local Government
4 1 (20.00%) Data Protection

Test Consultant Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (60.00%) JIRA
1 3 (60.00%) TestComplete
General
1 5 (100.00%) Finance
2 2 (40.00%) Banking
2 2 (40.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (20.00%) Local Government
Miscellaneous
1 5 (100.00%) Mobile App
2 3 (60.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Regression Testing
1 5 (100.00%) Test Scripting
2 3 (60.00%) Defect Tracking
2 3 (60.00%) Mathematics
3 2 (40.00%) Automation Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Data Protection
4 1 (20.00%) Functional Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Mobile Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) SQL
1 5 (100.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) ISTQB
2 3 (60.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (100.00%) QA