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 27 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Quality Assurance Consultant
England / South East
Rank 398 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a QA Consultant 1 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.007% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.007% - -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Median salary £35,000 - -
UK excluding London median salary £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
% change year-on-year
- +9.09%

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
14362 18330 20202
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 96.70% 96.69% 97.23%
Number of salaries quoted 11898 15718 16484
Median salary £42,925 £44,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.53% +7.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

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
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 27 February 2017. 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 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
Oxfordshire - 1 £35,000 -
QA Consultant
England

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

For the 6 months to 27 February 2017, 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 7 (100.00%) QA
2 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (42.86%) Predictive Analytics
3 3 (42.86%) Performance Management
3 3 (42.86%) Big Data
3 3 (42.86%) Analytics
3 3 (42.86%) Finance
3 3 (42.86%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (42.86%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (42.86%) ISEB
3 3 (42.86%) Customer Engagement
4 2 (28.57%) Test Scripting
4 2 (28.57%) Manual Testing
4 2 (28.57%) SQL
4 2 (28.57%) T-SQL
4 2 (28.57%) .NET
4 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
4 2 (28.57%) Windows
4 2 (28.57%) Regression Testing
4 2 (28.57%) Software Testing
4 2 (28.57%) ISTQB
4 2 (28.57%) JIRA
4 2 (28.57%) User Stories
4 2 (28.57%) Mobile App
4 2 (28.57%) Automation Testing
4 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (28.57%) Defect Tracking
4 2 (28.57%) TestComplete
4 2 (28.57%) Mathematics
5 1 (14.29%) Microsoft

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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) Big Data
1 3 (42.86%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) JIRA
1 2 (28.57%) TestComplete
General
1 3 (42.86%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (28.57%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (42.86%) Analytics
2 3 (42.86%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (42.86%) Customer Engagement
2 3 (42.86%) Performance Management
2 3 (42.86%) Predictive Analytics
3 2 (28.57%) Automation Testing
3 2 (28.57%) Defect Tracking
3 2 (28.57%) Manual Testing
3 2 (28.57%) Mathematics
3 2 (28.57%) Regression Testing
3 2 (28.57%) Software Testing
3 2 (28.57%) Test Scripting
3 2 (28.57%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) SQL
1 2 (28.57%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) ISEB
2 2 (28.57%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (100.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft