The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the UK that had QA Consultant featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 4 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quality Assurance Consultant
Rank 865 953 960
Rank change year-on-year
+88 +7
Permanent jobs requiring a QA Consultant 18 13 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.020% 0.012% 0.017%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.021% 0.013% 0.017%
Number of salaries quoted 16 13 14
Median salary £30,000 £70,000 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-57.14% +12.00%
UK excluding London median salary £30,000 £21,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+42.85% -40.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK. 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
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
86247 103892 110745
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.43% 96.55% 96.63%
Number of salaries quoted 71633 86643 91629
Median salary £46,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

QA Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads that featured QA Consultant in the job title.

QA Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

QA Consultant
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing QA Consultant within the UK.

QA Consultant Salary Trend in the UK

QA Consultant
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing QA Consultant over the 3 months to 4 December 2016 within the UK.

QA Consultant Salary Histogram in the UK

QA Consultant
Top 13 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing QA Consultant within the UK over the 3 months to 4 December 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
England +101 18 £30,000 -57.14% 2
London +79 6 £57,500 -17.85% 2
Yorkshire - 4 £30,000 -
North West - 4 £30,000 -
South East - 4 £67,500 -
Leeds - 4 £30,000 -
West Yorkshire - 4 £30,000 -
Manchester - 4 £30,000 -
Surrey - 2 £67,500 -
Kent - 1 - -
West Malling - 1 - -
Oxford - 1 £30,000 -
Oxfordshire - 1 £30,000 -

QA Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 4 December 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 featuring QA Consultant in the job title.

1 37 (100.00%) QA
2 22 (59.46%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (43.24%) Finance
4 14 (37.84%) Test Scripting
5 11 (29.73%) Regression Testing
5 11 (29.73%) ISEB
6 10 (27.03%) User Acceptance Testing
6 10 (27.03%) Functional Testing
7 9 (24.32%) Waterfall
7 9 (24.32%) V-Model
8 8 (21.62%) Software Testing
8 8 (21.62%) Business Development
8 8 (21.62%) Driving Licence
9 6 (16.22%) Data Warehouse
9 6 (16.22%) Business Intelligence
9 6 (16.22%) Customer Engagement
9 6 (16.22%) ISTQB
9 6 (16.22%) Big Data
10 5 (13.51%) Predictive Analytics
10 5 (13.51%) Integration Testing
10 5 (13.51%) Test Management
10 5 (13.51%) System Testing
10 5 (13.51%) Performance Management
10 5 (13.51%) Analytics
10 5 (13.51%) Software Delivery
10 5 (13.51%) Operational Acceptance Testing
10 5 (13.51%) Microsoft
10 5 (13.51%) C#
10 5 (13.51%) SQL
11 4 (10.81%) Visual Studio

QA Consultant Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.70%) Documentum
1 1 (2.70%) FileNet
Applications
1 2 (5.41%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.70%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (16.22%) Big Data
1 6 (16.22%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (8.11%) SQL Server
3 2 (5.41%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 2 (5.41%) OLAP
3 2 (5.41%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (5.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (2.70%) Hadoop
4 1 (2.70%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 4 (10.81%) Visual Studio
2 3 (8.11%) JIRA
2 3 (8.11%) Selenium
3 2 (5.41%) HP UFT
3 2 (5.41%) JUnit
3 2 (5.41%) NUnit
3 2 (5.41%) Ranorex
3 2 (5.41%) Visual Studio Team System
4 1 (2.70%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (2.70%) Jenkins
4 1 (2.70%) JMeter
4 1 (2.70%) LoadRunner
4 1 (2.70%) TestComplete
General
1 16 (43.24%) Finance
2 1 (2.70%) Banking
2 1 (2.70%) Investment Banking
2 1 (2.70%) Marketing
2 1 (2.70%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (10.81%) .NET
2 2 (5.41%) MDX
2 2 (5.41%) REST
2 2 (5.41%) Web Services
2 2 (5.41%) WinForms
3 1 (2.70%) CSS
3 1 (2.70%) HTML
3 1 (2.70%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (21.62%) Driving Licence
2 1 (2.70%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.70%) Data Integration
2 1 (2.70%) Digital Media
2 1 (2.70%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (2.70%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.70%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (8.11%) Windows
2 1 (2.70%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (59.46%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (37.84%) Test Scripting
3 11 (29.73%) Regression Testing
4 10 (27.03%) Functional Testing
4 10 (27.03%) User Acceptance Testing
5 9 (24.32%) V-Model
5 9 (24.32%) Waterfall
6 8 (21.62%) Business Development
6 8 (21.62%) Software Testing
7 6 (16.22%) Business Intelligence
7 6 (16.22%) Customer Engagement
8 5 (13.51%) Analytics
8 5 (13.51%) Integration Testing
8 5 (13.51%) Operational Acceptance Testing
8 5 (13.51%) Performance Management
8 5 (13.51%) Predictive Analytics
8 5 (13.51%) Software Delivery
8 5 (13.51%) System Testing
8 5 (13.51%) Test Management
9 4 (10.81%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 5 (13.51%) C#
1 5 (13.51%) SQL
2 3 (8.11%) Java
2 3 (8.11%) T-SQL
3 2 (5.41%) PHP
3 2 (5.41%) Scala
3 2 (5.41%) VBA
4 1 (2.70%) JavaScript
4 1 (2.70%) R
Qualifications
1 11 (29.73%) ISEB
2 6 (16.22%) ISTQB
3 2 (5.41%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
4 1 (2.70%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (100.00%) QA
2 1 (2.70%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 2 (5.41%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (13.51%) Microsoft
2 3 (8.11%) Oracle
3 2 (5.41%) HP
4 1 (2.70%) Hyperion
4 1 (2.70%) IBM
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