The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the UK that had Testing Consultant featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 24 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Testing Consultant
Rank 922 955 978
Rank change year-on-year
+33 +23
Permanent jobs requiring a Testing Consultant 9 10 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.009% 0.009% 0.008%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.010% 0.009% 0.008%
Number of salaries quoted 8 7 5
Median salary £40,000 £60,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-33.33% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £53,000 £46,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £62,500 £63,000
UK excluding London median salary £33,750 £52,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-35.71% +16.66%

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
94514 106216 111227
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.41% 96.32% 96.48%
Number of salaries quoted 79535 87575 90644
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 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Testing Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Testing Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Testing Consultant
Salary Trend

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

Testing Consultant Salary Trend in the UK

Testing Consultant
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Testing Consultant over the 3 months to 24 July 2016 within the UK.

Testing Consultant Salary Histogram in the UK

Testing 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 Testing Consultant within the UK over the 3 months to 24 July 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 +48 9 £40,000 -33.33% 1
London +39 3 £72,500 +16.00% 1
Wakefield - 3 £27,500 -
West Yorkshire - 3 £27,500 -
Yorkshire - 3 £27,500 -
South East +34 2 £40,000 -20.00%
Godalming - 2 £40,000 -
Surrey - 2 £40,000 -
West Midlands -3 1 £55,000 -
Birmingham -10 1 £55,000 -
City of London - 1 - -

Testing Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 July 2016, Testing 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 Testing Consultant in the job title.

1 4 (33.33%) Software Testing
1 4 (33.33%) Penetration Testing
1 4 (33.33%) QA
2 3 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 3 (25.00%) Regression Testing
2 3 (25.00%) CREST Certified
3 2 (16.67%) Presales
3 2 (16.67%) Social Engineering
3 2 (16.67%) Automation Testing
3 2 (16.67%) JMeter
3 2 (16.67%) Finance
3 2 (16.67%) Information Security
3 2 (16.67%) SOAP
3 2 (16.67%) Test Automation
3 2 (16.67%) Open Source
3 2 (16.67%) Mobile Computing
3 2 (16.67%) PCI DSS
4 1 (8.33%) SC Cleared
4 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
4 1 (8.33%) OWASP
4 1 (8.33%) TeamCity
4 1 (8.33%) SCTP
4 1 (8.33%) Performance Testing
4 1 (8.33%) Security Testing
4 1 (8.33%) Test Management
4 1 (8.33%) Time Management
4 1 (8.33%) SIGTRAN
4 1 (8.33%) Ruby
4 1 (8.33%) ISTQB
4 1 (8.33%) Requirements Analysis

Testing 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 (8.33%) Confluence
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) 2G
1 1 (8.33%) 3G
1 1 (8.33%) 4G
1 1 (8.33%) HTTP
1 1 (8.33%) INAP
1 1 (8.33%) M3UA
1 1 (8.33%) RANAP
1 1 (8.33%) SCCP
1 1 (8.33%) SCTP
1 1 (8.33%) SIGTRAN
1 1 (8.33%) SMPP
1 1 (8.33%) TCAP
1 1 (8.33%) VoIP
Development Applications
1 2 (16.67%) JMeter
2 1 (8.33%) Appium
2 1 (8.33%) Burp Suite
2 1 (8.33%) Calabash
2 1 (8.33%) Cucumber
2 1 (8.33%) Gatling
2 1 (8.33%) JBehave
2 1 (8.33%) Jenkins
2 1 (8.33%) JIRA
2 1 (8.33%) JUnit
2 1 (8.33%) LoadRunner
2 1 (8.33%) SpecFlow
2 1 (8.33%) TeamCity
General
1 2 (16.67%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (16.67%) SOAP
2 1 (8.33%) REST
2 1 (8.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Mobile Computing
2 1 (8.33%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) Linux
1 1 (8.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) Penetration Testing
1 4 (33.33%) Software Testing
2 3 (25.00%) Regression Testing
2 3 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (16.67%) Automation Testing
3 2 (16.67%) Information Security
3 2 (16.67%) Open Source
3 2 (16.67%) Presales
3 2 (16.67%) Social Engineering
3 2 (16.67%) Test Automation
4 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (8.33%) Coaching
4 1 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (8.33%) Defect Management
4 1 (8.33%) Mentoring
4 1 (8.33%) OWASP
4 1 (8.33%) Performance Engineering
4 1 (8.33%) Risk Assessment
4 1 (8.33%) Software Delivery
4 1 (8.33%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 1 (8.33%) C#
1 1 (8.33%) Java
1 1 (8.33%) Python
1 1 (8.33%) Ruby
1 1 (8.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (25.00%) CREST Certified
2 1 (8.33%) ISEB
2 1 (8.33%) ISTQB
2 1 (8.33%) OSCE
2 1 (8.33%) OSCP
2 1 (8.33%) SC Cleared
2 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (33.33%) QA
2 2 (16.67%) PCI DSS
3 1 (8.33%) SDET
Vendors
1 1 (8.33%) Agilent
1 1 (8.33%) HP
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