The first table below looks at the demand for the Test Consultant role in IT jobs advertised for the South East 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 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the South East region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Consultant
Rank 411 426 431
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +5
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Consultant 29 5 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.13% 0.023% 0.060%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.14% 0.024% 0.063%
Number of salaries quoted 14 3 12
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +26.66%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £30,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+58.33% -20.00%
Job Titles Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
21394 21069 22182
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 94.82% 94.95% 95.57%
Number of salaries quoted 17161 17397 18944
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Test Consultant
England

Test Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Test Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Test Consultant
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Test Consultant Salary Trend in the South East

Test Consultant
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Test Consultant across the South East region over the 3 months to 23 July 2014.

Test Consultant Salary Histogram in the South East

Test Consultant
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Test Consultant within the South East region over the 3 months to 23 July 2014. 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
Berkshire - 18 £50,000 -
Surrey +6 6 £47,500 +15.15%
Hampshire - 4 £38,500 -
Kent - 1 - - 1
Oxfordshire - 1 £57,500 -
Test Consultant
England

Test Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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 33 (58.93%) QA
2 30 (53.57%) SQL
3 28 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 26 (46.43%) Finance
4 26 (46.43%) Test Automation
5 23 (41.07%) ISEB
6 21 (37.50%) Selenium
7 19 (33.93%) Test Strategy
7 19 (33.93%) Microsoft
7 19 (33.93%) .NET
7 19 (33.93%) Web Services
8 18 (32.14%) WinRunner
8 18 (32.14%) Client/Server
9 17 (30.36%) OO
9 17 (30.36%) RAD
9 17 (30.36%) C#
9 17 (30.36%) Analytics
9 17 (30.36%) WebDriver
9 17 (30.36%) Ranorex
9 17 (30.36%) .NET Framework
9 17 (30.36%) Degree
9 17 (30.36%) Mathematics
9 17 (30.36%) Microsoft Azure
9 17 (30.36%) TestComplete
10 16 (28.57%) Software Testing
11 13 (23.21%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 13 (23.21%) Retail
12 11 (19.64%) Telecoms
13 10 (17.86%) HP
13 10 (17.86%) ISTQB

Test Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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.

Application Platforms
1 5 (8.93%) BizTalk Server
2 4 (7.14%) CMS
2 4 (7.14%) WebLogic
2 4 (7.14%) Apache
3 2 (3.57%) SharePoint
3 2 (3.57%) IIS
3 2 (3.57%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (1.79%) MS Office
1 1 (1.79%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 17 (30.36%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.79%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.36%) LTE
2 2 (3.57%) 4G
3 1 (1.79%) 3G
3 1 (1.79%) GGSN
3 1 (1.79%) SGSN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.79%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 21 (37.50%) Selenium
2 18 (32.14%) WinRunner
3 17 (30.36%) TestComplete
3 17 (30.36%) WebDriver
3 17 (30.36%) Ranorex
4 8 (14.29%) QuickTest Pro
5 5 (8.93%) eggPlant
6 3 (5.36%) TestDirector
7 2 (3.57%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (3.57%) LoadRunner
7 2 (3.57%) JMeter
7 2 (3.57%) SilkPerformer
7 2 (3.57%) Visual Studio
8 1 (1.79%) Facilita Forecast
General
1 26 (46.43%) Finance
2 13 (23.21%) Retail
3 11 (19.64%) Telecoms
4 7 (12.50%) Billing
5 5 (8.93%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (33.93%) .NET
1 19 (33.93%) Web Services
2 17 (30.36%) .NET Framework
3 8 (14.29%) XML
3 8 (14.29%) Middleware
4 2 (3.57%) SOAP
5 1 (1.79%) HTML
5 1 (1.79%) J2EE
5 1 (1.79%) CSS
5 1 (1.79%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 18 (32.14%) Client/Server
2 17 (30.36%) Mathematics
3 5 (8.93%) New Media
3 5 (8.93%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.79%) Smart Meter
4 1 (1.79%) Open Source
4 1 (1.79%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.79%) Windows
1 1 (1.79%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (46.43%) Test Automation
3 19 (33.93%) Test Strategy
4 17 (30.36%) Analytics
4 17 (30.36%) OO
4 17 (30.36%) RAD
5 16 (28.57%) Software Testing
6 8 (14.29%) Automation Testing
7 5 (8.93%) Web Testing
7 5 (8.93%) User Acceptance Testing
8 4 (7.14%) Test Scripting
8 4 (7.14%) ITIL
9 3 (5.36%) Automated Testing
9 3 (5.36%) SOA
9 3 (5.36%) Performance Testing
10 2 (3.57%) Security Testing
10 2 (3.57%) Manual Testing
10 2 (3.57%) Scrum
10 2 (3.57%) Test Management
11 1 (1.79%) Network Architecture
Programming Languages
1 30 (53.57%) SQL
2 17 (30.36%) C#
3 5 (8.93%) XPath
4 1 (1.79%) Java
4 1 (1.79%) Perl
Qualifications
1 23 (41.07%) ISEB
2 17 (30.36%) Degree
3 13 (23.21%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 10 (17.86%) ISTQB
5 8 (14.29%) SC Cleared
5 8 (14.29%) Security Cleared
6 4 (7.14%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (3.57%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
8 1 (1.79%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (1.79%) CCNP
8 1 (1.79%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (58.93%) QA
Systems Management
1 5 (8.93%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 19 (33.93%) Microsoft
2 10 (17.86%) HP
3 5 (8.93%) SOASTA, Inc
4 4 (7.14%) FatWire
4 4 (7.14%) JBoss
5 1 (1.79%) Siebel
5 1 (1.79%) Citrix
5 1 (1.79%) Red Gate
5 1 (1.79%) Oracle
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