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 21 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Testing Consultant
UK
Rank 839 918 946
Rank change year-on-year
+79 +28
Permanent jobs requiring a Testing Consultant 5 11 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.006% 0.011% 0.005%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.006% 0.011% 0.005%
Number of salaries quoted 0 9 1
Median salary - £62,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +31.57%
UK excluding London median salary - £47,304 £47,500
% change year-on-year
- -0.41%

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
80036 96313 101493
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.45% 96.47% 96.70%
Number of salaries quoted 66452 80820 84362
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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
Top 4 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 21 January 2017. 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 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 +82 5 - - 3
London +61 4 - - 1
City of London - 2 - -
Yorkshire - 1 - - 1

Testing Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 21 January 2017, 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 13 (68.42%) Mentoring
2 11 (57.89%) C
3 10 (52.63%) MS Excel
3 10 (52.63%) Microsoft
3 10 (52.63%) Migration
3 10 (52.63%) Software Testing
3 10 (52.63%) Dynamics AX
3 10 (52.63%) Enterprise Software
3 10 (52.63%) SDLC
3 10 (52.63%) Defect Management
3 10 (52.63%) QA
3 10 (52.63%) Time Management
3 10 (52.63%) Data Migration
3 10 (52.63%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (52.63%) Test Planning
4 5 (26.32%) Penetration Testing
5 4 (21.05%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 4 (21.05%) Open Source
5 4 (21.05%) Security Testing
5 4 (21.05%) Coaching
6 3 (15.79%) Test Automation
6 3 (15.79%) Finance
6 3 (15.79%) Java
6 3 (15.79%) Business Development
6 3 (15.79%) Risk Assessment
7 2 (10.53%) Nessus
7 2 (10.53%) Degree
7 2 (10.53%) Wireshark
7 2 (10.53%) Nmap
7 2 (10.53%) Knowledge Management

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:

Applications
1 10 (52.63%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 10 (52.63%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.53%) Wireshark
2 1 (5.26%) Wideband
Development Applications
1 2 (10.53%) Selenium
2 1 (5.26%) Burp Suite
General
1 3 (15.79%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.26%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (52.63%) Analytical Skills
1 10 (52.63%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (5.26%) CESG
2 1 (5.26%) Computer Science
2 1 (5.26%) Cyber Defence
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.26%) Kali Linux
1 1 (5.26%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (68.42%) Mentoring
2 10 (52.63%) Data Migration
2 10 (52.63%) Defect Management
2 10 (52.63%) Migration
2 10 (52.63%) SDLC
2 10 (52.63%) Software Testing
2 10 (52.63%) Test Planning
2 10 (52.63%) Time Management
3 5 (26.32%) Penetration Testing
4 4 (21.05%) Coaching
4 4 (21.05%) Open Source
4 4 (21.05%) Security Testing
4 4 (21.05%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 3 (15.79%) Business Development
5 3 (15.79%) Risk Assessment
5 3 (15.79%) Test Automation
6 2 (10.53%) Automation Testing
6 2 (10.53%) Cybersecurity
6 2 (10.53%) Knowledge Management
6 2 (10.53%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (57.89%) C
2 3 (15.79%) Java
3 1 (5.26%) C#
3 1 (5.26%) C++
3 1 (5.26%) JavaScript
3 1 (5.26%) Perl
3 1 (5.26%) Ruby
3 1 (5.26%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (10.53%) CREST Certified
1 2 (10.53%) Degree
2 1 (5.26%) CEH
2 1 (5.26%) CHECK Team Leader
2 1 (5.26%) CISA
2 1 (5.26%) CISM
2 1 (5.26%) CISSP
2 1 (5.26%) DV Cleared
2 1 (5.26%) GIAC
2 1 (5.26%) GPEN
2 1 (5.26%) OSCP
2 1 (5.26%) SC Cleared
2 1 (5.26%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (52.63%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (10.53%) Nessus
1 2 (10.53%) Nmap
Vendors
1 10 (52.63%) Microsoft
Leeds, West Yorkshire
NCC Group
Salary: Salary, Bonus, Pension, Holidays
Posted: 10 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
NCC Group
Posted: 9 days ago