The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the UK that had Senior Test Consultant featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 30 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Test Consultant
Rank 881 954 941
Rank change year-on-year
+73 -13
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Test Consultant 31 21 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.033% 0.019% 0.040%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.034% 0.020% 0.042%
Number of salaries quoted 24 20 37
Median salary £60,000 £65,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-7.69% +85.71%
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £67,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-18.51% +92.85%

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
91719 105001 110310
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.27% 96.26% 96.44%
Number of salaries quoted 76765 87557 89208
Median salary £47,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Senior Test Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend

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

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 30 September 2016 within the UK.

Senior Test Consultant Salary Histogram in the UK

Senior Test Consultant
Top 11 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Test Consultant within the UK over the 3 months to 30 September 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 +77 31 £60,000 -
London +57 16 £72,500 +11.53%
Yorkshire - 8 £60,000 -
West Yorkshire - 8 £60,000 -
Bradford - 7 £60,000 -
Reading - 4 £50,000 -
South East - 4 £50,000 -
Berkshire - 4 £50,000 -
Midlands - 2 £34,500 -
North West +5 1 £45,000 +28.57%
Leeds - 1 - -

Senior Test Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 September 2016, Senior Test 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 Senior Test Consultant in the job title.

1 23 (63.89%) Finance
2 17 (47.22%) Test Strategy
2 17 (47.22%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (41.67%) C#
4 14 (38.89%) Java
4 14 (38.89%) Software Testing
5 13 (36.11%) Continuous Integration
6 12 (33.33%) Selenium
6 12 (33.33%) Test Automation
7 11 (30.56%) QA
7 11 (30.56%) Python
8 10 (27.78%) Automated Testing
9 9 (25.00%) Software Engineering
9 9 (25.00%) Banking
10 8 (22.22%) Test Management
10 8 (22.22%) Scala
10 8 (22.22%) Cucumber
10 8 (22.22%) SoapUI
11 7 (19.44%) Mobile App
11 7 (19.44%) Automation Testing
11 7 (19.44%) Ranorex
11 7 (19.44%) DevOps
11 7 (19.44%) BDD
11 7 (19.44%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 7 (19.44%) People Management
11 7 (19.44%) Appium
11 7 (19.44%) Software Delivery
11 7 (19.44%) Ruby
11 7 (19.44%) TDD
11 7 (19.44%) TestDirector

Senior Test 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:

Cloud Services
1 5 (13.89%) Google Apps
1 5 (13.89%) Office 365
1 5 (13.89%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 4 (11.11%) WAN
2 2 (5.56%) HTTPS
Development Applications
1 12 (33.33%) Selenium
2 8 (22.22%) Cucumber
2 8 (22.22%) SoapUI
3 7 (19.44%) Appium
3 7 (19.44%) Ranorex
3 7 (19.44%) TestDirector
4 5 (13.89%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 5 (13.89%) Jenkins
4 5 (13.89%) WATIR
5 4 (11.11%) JMeter
5 4 (11.11%) LoadRunner
5 4 (11.11%) Visual Studio
6 3 (8.33%) Protractor
6 3 (8.33%) SpecFlow
7 2 (5.56%) JUnit
8 1 (2.78%) JBehave
8 1 (2.78%) JIRA
8 1 (2.78%) Mockito
8 1 (2.78%) Moq
8 1 (2.78%) TeamCity
General
1 23 (63.89%) Finance
2 9 (25.00%) Banking
3 6 (16.67%) Retail
4 2 (5.56%) Games
5 1 (2.78%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (13.89%) Buildbot
2 4 (11.11%) HTML
2 4 (11.11%) HTML5
3 2 (5.56%) .NET
4 1 (2.78%) REST
4 1 (2.78%) SOAP
4 1 (2.78%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (19.44%) Mobile App
2 5 (13.89%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.78%) Derivative
3 1 (2.78%) Fixed Income
3 1 (2.78%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (2.78%) OTC Derivatives
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (47.22%) Agile Software Development
1 17 (47.22%) Test Strategy
2 14 (38.89%) Software Testing
3 13 (36.11%) Continuous Integration
4 12 (33.33%) Test Automation
5 10 (27.78%) Automated Testing
6 9 (25.00%) Software Engineering
7 8 (22.22%) Test Management
8 7 (19.44%) Automation Testing
8 7 (19.44%) BDD
8 7 (19.44%) DevOps
8 7 (19.44%) People Management
8 7 (19.44%) Software Delivery
8 7 (19.44%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 7 (19.44%) TDD
9 6 (16.67%) Kanban
9 6 (16.67%) Scrum
10 5 (13.89%) DSDM
10 5 (13.89%) Test Scripting
10 5 (13.89%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 15 (41.67%) C#
2 14 (38.89%) Java
3 11 (30.56%) Python
4 8 (22.22%) Scala
5 7 (19.44%) Ruby
6 5 (13.89%) C
6 5 (13.89%) C++
6 5 (13.89%) PHP
7 4 (11.11%) JavaScript
8 1 (2.78%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (11.11%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (30.56%) QA
2 1 (2.78%) SDET
Systems Management
1 4 (11.11%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (13.89%) Google
1 5 (13.89%) SAP
2 4 (11.11%) Citrix
2 4 (11.11%) HP
3 1 (2.78%) Oracle