The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Test Consultant role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Senior Test Consultant in their job title over the 3 months to 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Test Consultant
Rank 860 909 875
Rank change year-on-year
+49 -34
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Test Consultant 13 10 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.012% 0.008% 0.009%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.013% 0.009% 0.010%
Number of salaries quoted 13 8 9
Average salary £57,500 £71,125 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-19.15% +29.31%
UK excluding London average salary £57,500 £70,000 £32,000
% change year-on-year
-17.85% +118.75%

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
99881 111881 103430
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.56% 94.62% 94.62%
Number of salaries quoted 82152 91850 86081
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Senior Test Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Senior Test Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Senior Test Consultant
Salary Trend

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

Senior Test Consultant Salary Trend in the UK

Senior Test Consultant
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Test Consultant over the 3 months to 29 May 2015 within the UK.

Senior Test Consultant Salary Histogram in the UK

Senior Test Consultant
Top 3 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Test Consultant within the UK over the 3 months to 29 May 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
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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
England +44 5 £57,500 -20.68% 1
London +51 3 £57,500 -21.90%
Paddington - 1 £62,500 -

Senior Test Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited Senior 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 Senior Test Consultant in their job title.

1 36 (65.45%) Performance Testing
2 34 (61.82%) HP
3 25 (45.45%) QuickTest Pro
3 25 (45.45%) LoadRunner
4 24 (43.64%) SAP
5 23 (41.82%) HP Quality Center
5 23 (41.82%) Test Strategy
6 22 (40.00%) Automated Testing
7 19 (34.55%) Retail
8 17 (30.91%) QA
8 17 (30.91%) ISEB
9 16 (29.09%) Agile Software Development
10 15 (27.27%) Software Testing
10 15 (27.27%) Scrum
11 14 (25.45%) Finance
12 13 (23.64%) Banking
13 11 (20.00%) JMeter
14 10 (18.18%) IBM
15 9 (16.36%) ISTQB
15 9 (16.36%) Open Source
16 8 (14.55%) Aerospace
16 8 (14.55%) SOAP
16 8 (14.55%) Java
16 8 (14.55%) SoapUI
16 8 (14.55%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
17 7 (12.73%) Manual Testing
18 5 (9.09%) Unit Testing
18 5 (9.09%) Hadoop
18 5 (9.09%) ETL
18 5 (9.09%) SQL

Senior Test Consultant
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited Senior 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 Senior Test Consultant in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (7.27%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.82%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (9.09%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 25 (45.45%) QuickTest Pro
1 25 (45.45%) LoadRunner
2 11 (20.00%) JMeter
3 8 (14.55%) SoapUI
4 4 (7.27%) Selenium
5 2 (3.64%) FitNesse
5 2 (3.64%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (3.64%) Visual Studio
6 1 (1.82%) SilkPerformer
6 1 (1.82%) Cucumber
General
1 19 (34.55%) Retail
2 14 (25.45%) Finance
3 13 (23.64%) Banking
4 8 (14.55%) Aerospace
5 1 (1.82%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (14.55%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (1.82%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (1.82%) Online Banking
1 1 (1.82%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 5 (9.09%) UNIX
1 5 (9.09%) Linux
2 2 (3.64%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (65.45%) Performance Testing
2 23 (41.82%) Test Strategy
3 22 (40.00%) Automated Testing
4 16 (29.09%) Agile Software Development
5 15 (27.27%) Software Testing
5 15 (27.27%) Scrum
6 9 (16.36%) Open Source
7 7 (12.73%) Manual Testing
8 5 (9.09%) Unit Testing
8 5 (9.09%) ETL
8 5 (9.09%) Black-Box Testing
9 3 (5.45%) Test Scripting
10 2 (3.64%) Test Automation
10 2 (3.64%) Automation Testing
10 2 (3.64%) SDLC
11 1 (1.82%) Test Planning
11 1 (1.82%) Functional Testing
11 1 (1.82%) GAP Analysis
11 1 (1.82%) Validation
11 1 (1.82%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (14.55%) Java
2 5 (9.09%) SQL
3 2 (3.64%) VBScript
3 2 (3.64%) C#
4 1 (1.82%) VB
Qualifications
1 17 (30.91%) ISEB
2 9 (16.36%) ISTQB
3 8 (14.55%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (3.64%) SAP Certification
5 1 (1.82%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (30.91%) QA
Systems Management
1 23 (41.82%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 34 (61.82%) HP
2 24 (43.64%) SAP
3 10 (18.18%) IBM
4 2 (3.64%) Microsoft
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