The table below looks at the statistics for the Test Consultant role in IT jobs advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Consultant in their job title over the 3 months to 2 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Consultant
Rank 197 165 172
Rank change year-on-year
-32 +7
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Consultant 13 12 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.25% 0.32% 0.35%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.26% 0.34% 0.36%
Number of salaries quoted 13 8 11
Average salary £35,000 £33,750 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.70% -35.71%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-12.50% -11.11%
Test Consultant
Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Yorkshire region. 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
West Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
4974 3537 3629
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 96.90% 94.95% 96.95%
Number of salaries quoted 3904 2848 3040
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Test Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Test Consultant in the job title across the West Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Test Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

Test Consultant
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Test Consultant across the West Yorkshire region.

Test Consultant Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

Test Consultant
Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Test Consultant within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 2 October 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
Leeds -24 13 £35,000 -6.66%
Test Consultant
Yorkshire

Test Consultant
Top 25 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire region that cited 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 Test Consultant in their job title.

1 22 (100.00%) ISEB
2 20 (90.91%) Test Scripting
3 17 (77.27%) Functional Testing
3 17 (77.27%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (22.73%) Finance
5 3 (13.64%) Banking
5 3 (13.64%) Retail
5 3 (13.64%) Investment Banking
5 3 (13.64%) HP
5 3 (13.64%) Telecoms
5 3 (13.64%) LoadRunner
5 3 (13.64%) Software Testing
5 3 (13.64%) Retail Banking
5 3 (13.64%) Project Planning
5 3 (13.64%) Degree
6 2 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (9.09%) Test Automation
6 2 (9.09%) Waterfall
6 2 (9.09%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 2 (9.09%) Non-Functional Testing
6 2 (9.09%) SQL
6 2 (9.09%) Microsoft
6 2 (9.09%) Automated Testing
6 2 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (4.55%) Manual Testing

Test Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire region that cited 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 Test Consultant in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Development Applications
1 3 (13.64%) LoadRunner
2 2 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (22.73%) Finance
2 3 (13.64%) Banking
2 3 (13.64%) Retail
2 3 (13.64%) Investment Banking
2 3 (13.64%) Retail Banking
2 3 (13.64%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 17 (77.27%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (90.91%) Test Scripting
2 17 (77.27%) Functional Testing
3 3 (13.64%) Software Testing
3 3 (13.64%) Project Planning
4 2 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (9.09%) Automated Testing
4 2 (9.09%) Test Automation
4 2 (9.09%) Waterfall
4 2 (9.09%) Non-Functional Testing
5 1 (4.55%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (9.09%) SQL
Qualifications
1 22 (100.00%) ISEB
2 3 (13.64%) Degree
3 2 (9.09%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Vendors
1 3 (13.64%) HP
2 2 (9.09%) Microsoft