The first table below looks at the demand 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 31 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 currently tracked.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Test Consultant
Rank 876 860 895
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +35
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Test Consultant 35 15 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.030% 0.014% 0.008%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.032% 0.015% 0.008%
Number of salaries quoted 19 14 9
Average salary £35,000 £55,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-36.36% +10.00%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 - -
Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
110395 102332 111722
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.39% 94.24% 95.14%
Number of salaries quoted 90051 84654 95699
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £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 31 July 2014 within the UK.

Senior Test Consultant Salary Histogram in the UK

Senior Test Consultant
Top 12 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 31 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
England -25 30 £35,000 -36.36% 3
London -37 17 £72,250 +31.36% 1
Manchester - 6 £35,000 - 1
North West - 6 £35,000 - 1
West Yorkshire - 5 £35,000 - 1
Yorkshire - 5 £35,000 - 1
Leeds - 5 £35,000 - 1
East of England - 1 £47,500 -
West Midlands - 1 £35,000 -
Hertfordshire - 1 £47,500 -
Birmingham - 1 £35,000 -
Borehamwood - 1 £47,500 -

Senior Test Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, 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 27 (67.50%) ISEB
2 19 (47.50%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (45.00%) Finance
3 18 (45.00%) Test Management
4 17 (42.50%) Software Testing
4 17 (42.50%) QA
4 17 (42.50%) Retail
5 16 (40.00%) HP
5 16 (40.00%) XML Messaging
5 16 (40.00%) XML
5 16 (40.00%) PRINCE2
5 16 (40.00%) ISTQB
5 16 (40.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 16 (40.00%) System Testing
5 16 (40.00%) SC Cleared
5 16 (40.00%) Security Cleared
5 16 (40.00%) HP Quality Center
6 11 (27.50%) Functional Testing
6 11 (27.50%) Test Scripting
7 7 (17.50%) Performance Testing
7 7 (17.50%) Test Strategy
8 6 (15.00%) Automated Testing
8 6 (15.00%) SAP
8 6 (15.00%) QuickTest Pro
8 6 (15.00%) LoadRunner
9 3 (7.50%) TDD
9 3 (7.50%) Java
9 3 (7.50%) Selenium
10 2 (5.00%) Derivative
10 2 (5.00%) Scala

Senior Test Consultant
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, 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.

Applications
1 1 (2.50%) MS Office
Development Applications
1 6 (15.00%) QuickTest Pro
1 6 (15.00%) LoadRunner
2 3 (7.50%) Selenium
3 2 (5.00%) WebDriver
4 1 (2.50%) FitNesse
General
1 18 (45.00%) Finance
2 17 (42.50%) Retail
3 2 (5.00%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (40.00%) XML Messaging
1 16 (40.00%) XML
2 1 (2.50%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.00%) Derivative
1 2 (5.00%) Fixed Income
2 1 (2.50%) Equities
2 1 (2.50%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (2.50%) NHS
2 1 (2.50%) Mobile Computing
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (47.50%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (45.00%) Test Management
3 17 (42.50%) Software Testing
4 16 (40.00%) PRINCE2
4 16 (40.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 16 (40.00%) System Testing
5 11 (27.50%) Functional Testing
5 11 (27.50%) Test Scripting
6 7 (17.50%) Performance Testing
6 7 (17.50%) Test Strategy
7 6 (15.00%) Automated Testing
8 3 (7.50%) TDD
9 2 (5.00%) Build Automation
9 2 (5.00%) Non-Functional Testing
9 2 (5.00%) Risk Management
10 1 (2.50%) Stakeholder Management
10 1 (2.50%) Information Security
10 1 (2.50%) Scrum
10 1 (2.50%) Penetration Testing
10 1 (2.50%) Data Security
Programming Languages
1 3 (7.50%) Java
2 2 (5.00%) Scala
2 2 (5.00%) PHP
2 2 (5.00%) C#
3 1 (2.50%) Python
3 1 (2.50%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 27 (67.50%) ISEB
2 16 (40.00%) ISTQB
2 16 (40.00%) SC Cleared
2 16 (40.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (42.50%) QA
2 1 (2.50%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 16 (40.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 16 (40.00%) HP
2 6 (15.00%) SAP
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago