The table below looks at the statistics for the Test Consultant role in IT jobs advertised for the Oxfordshire 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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Consultant
Rank 106 120 -
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Consultant 4 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 0.28% 0.063% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.29% 0.066% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 0
Average salary £43,750 £57,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.91% -
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £46,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+2.15% +55.00%
Test Consultant
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Oxfordshire 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
Oxfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1366 1526 1697
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 93.95% 96.52% 96.59%
Number of salaries quoted 1145 1333 1463
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Test Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Test Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

Test Consultant
Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Test Consultant Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

Test Consultant
Salary Histogram in Oxfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Test Consultant across the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

Test Consultant Salary Histogram in Oxfordshire

Test Consultant
Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Test Consultant within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Oxford +1 4 £43,750 -23.91%
Test Consultant
South East

Test Consultant
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 4 (100.00%) SQL
2 3 (75.00%) T-SQL
2 3 (75.00%) .NET
2 3 (75.00%) Degree
2 3 (75.00%) Test Scripting
2 3 (75.00%) Regression Testing
2 3 (75.00%) ASP.NET
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (75.00%) Performance Testing
2 3 (75.00%) C#
3 2 (50.00%) QA
3 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (25.00%) Local Government
4 1 (25.00%) ISTQB
4 1 (25.00%) .NET Framework
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
4 1 (25.00%) Selenium
4 1 (25.00%) JIRA
4 1 (25.00%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (25.00%) Test Strategy
4 1 (25.00%) Automation Testing
4 1 (25.00%) System Integration Testing
4 1 (25.00%) ISEB
4 1 (25.00%) HP UFT
4 1 (25.00%) MVC
4 1 (25.00%) Finance
4 1 (25.00%) Advertising
4 1 (25.00%) Integration Testing

Test Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Oxfordshire 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) HP UFT
1 1 (25.00%) JIRA
1 1 (25.00%) Selenium
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
1 1 (25.00%) Advertising
1 1 (25.00%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) .NET
1 3 (75.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (25.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Regression Testing
1 3 (75.00%) Performance Testing
1 3 (75.00%) Test Scripting
2 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) Test Strategy
3 1 (25.00%) Automation Testing
3 1 (25.00%) System Integration Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Integration Testing
3 1 (25.00%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
2 3 (75.00%) T-SQL
2 3 (75.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) Degree
2 1 (25.00%) ISEB
2 1 (25.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft