The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the South East region that had QA Consultant featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 30 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quality Assurance Consultant
Rank 425 468 461
Rank change year-on-year
+43 -7
Permanent jobs requiring a QA Consultant 6 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.034% 0.005% 0.009%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.035% 0.005% 0.009%
Number of salaries quoted 6 1 0
Median salary £60,000 £25,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
+140.00% -
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £23,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+128.26% -45.88%
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 South East 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
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
16982 20334 21154
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 96.95% 96.62% 96.72%
Number of salaries quoted 14196 17058 16518
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

QA Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of job ads across the South East region that featured QA Consultant in the job title.

QA Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

QA Consultant
Salary Trend in the South East

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

QA Consultant Salary Trend in the South East

QA Consultant
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing QA Consultant across the South East region over the 3 months to 30 September 2016.

QA Consultant Salary Histogram in the South East

QA Consultant
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing QA Consultant within the South East region over the 3 months to 30 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Surrey - 5 £60,000 -
Kent - 1 £37,500 -
QA Consultant
England

QA Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 30 September 2016, QA 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 South East region featuring QA Consultant in the job title.

1 8 (100.00%) QA
2 6 (75.00%) ISEB
3 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (50.00%) Customer Engagement
4 4 (50.00%) Performance Management
4 4 (50.00%) Predictive Analytics
4 4 (50.00%) Analytics
4 4 (50.00%) Big Data
5 2 (25.00%) ISTQB
5 2 (25.00%) Performance Testing
5 2 (25.00%) Finance
6 1 (12.50%) Software Testing
6 1 (12.50%) LoadRunner
6 1 (12.50%) Regression Testing
6 1 (12.50%) JMeter
6 1 (12.50%) IBM
6 1 (12.50%) HP
6 1 (12.50%) HTTP
6 1 (12.50%) Java
6 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
6 1 (12.50%) .NET
6 1 (12.50%) Oracle
6 1 (12.50%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (12.50%) Load Testing
6 1 (12.50%) Integration Testing
6 1 (12.50%) Test Management
6 1 (12.50%) Test Scripting
6 1 (12.50%) Manual Testing

QA Consultant Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (50.00%) Big Data
1 4 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) JIRA
1 1 (12.50%) JMeter
1 1 (12.50%) LoadRunner
1 1 (12.50%) Selenium
General
1 2 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Data Integration
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (50.00%) Analytics
2 4 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (50.00%) Customer Engagement
2 4 (50.00%) Performance Management
2 4 (50.00%) Predictive Analytics
3 2 (25.00%) Performance Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Defect Management
4 1 (12.50%) Information Assurance
4 1 (12.50%) Integration Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Load Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Manual Testing
4 1 (12.50%) QA Automation
4 1 (12.50%) Regression Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Software Testing
4 1 (12.50%) System Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Test Management
4 1 (12.50%) Test Scripting
4 1 (12.50%) Test Strategy
4 1 (12.50%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) Java
1 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 6 (75.00%) ISEB
2 2 (25.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (100.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) HP
1 1 (12.50%) IBM
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle