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 28 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Test Consultant
Rank 945 959 1004
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +45
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Test Consultant 7 12 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.007% 0.011% 0.004%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.007% 0.011% 0.004%
Number of salaries quoted 6 11 5
Average salary £72,500 £57,500 £72,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.08% -20.68%
UK excluding London average salary £57,500 £57,500 £70,000
% change year-on-year
- -17.85%

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
99560 107062 114531
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.23% 96.48% 96.41%
Number of salaries quoted 83662 87327 92673
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 28 April 2016 within the UK.

Senior Test Consultant Salary Histogram in the UK

Senior Test Consultant
Top 5 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 28 April 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
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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 +36 7 £72,500 +9.43% 1
London +16 4 £72,500 +9.43%
South East - 3 £57,500 -
Surrey - 2 £57,500 -
West Sussex - 1 - -

Senior Test Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, 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 11 (84.62%) Test Strategy
2 8 (61.54%) Test Management
3 7 (53.85%) Degree
4 6 (46.15%) Derivative
4 6 (46.15%) Banking
4 6 (46.15%) Retail
4 6 (46.15%) Fixed Income
4 6 (46.15%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 6 (46.15%) Risk Management
5 4 (30.77%) User Acceptance Testing
6 3 (23.08%) QA
6 3 (23.08%) ISEB
7 2 (15.38%) Finance
7 2 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (15.38%) JIRA
7 2 (15.38%) Test Scripting
7 2 (15.38%) Manual Testing
7 2 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (15.38%) HP
8 1 (7.69%) Operational Acceptance Testing
8 1 (7.69%) Driving Licence
8 1 (7.69%) Defect Management
8 1 (7.69%) Presales
8 1 (7.69%) System Testing
8 1 (7.69%) Groovy
8 1 (7.69%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (7.69%) HP Quality Center
8 1 (7.69%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 1 (7.69%) SoapUI
8 1 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement

Senior Test Consultant
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, 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 1 (7.69%) MTS
Development Applications
1 2 (15.38%) JIRA
2 1 (7.69%) Bugzilla
2 1 (7.69%) SoapUI
2 1 (7.69%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (46.15%) Banking
1 6 (46.15%) Retail
2 2 (15.38%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 6 (46.15%) Derivative
1 6 (46.15%) Fixed Income
1 6 (46.15%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 2 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (7.69%) Driving Licence
3 1 (7.69%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.69%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (84.62%) Test Strategy
2 8 (61.54%) Test Management
3 6 (46.15%) Risk Management
4 4 (30.77%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (15.38%) Manual Testing
5 2 (15.38%) Test Scripting
6 1 (7.69%) Coaching
6 1 (7.69%) Defect Management
6 1 (7.69%) DevOps
6 1 (7.69%) Integration Testing
6 1 (7.69%) Operational Acceptance Testing
6 1 (7.69%) Presales
6 1 (7.69%) Regression Testing
6 1 (7.69%) Scrum
6 1 (7.69%) SOA
6 1 (7.69%) Software Testing
6 1 (7.69%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 1 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (7.69%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.69%) Groovy
1 1 (7.69%) Perl
1 1 (7.69%) Python
Qualifications
1 7 (53.85%) Degree
2 3 (23.08%) ISEB
3 1 (7.69%) ISEB Practitioner
3 1 (7.69%) ISTQB
3 1 (7.69%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (7.69%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (23.08%) QA
2 1 (7.69%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) CA Service Virtualization
1 1 (7.69%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (15.38%) HP
2 1 (7.69%) CA
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