The first table below looks at the demand for the Test Consultant role in IT jobs advertised for the 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 17 April 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 advertised for the Yorkshire region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Consultant
Rank 241 209 214
Rank change year-on-year
-32 +5
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Consultant 12 13 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.16% 0.23% 0.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.16% 0.24% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 3 13 5
Average salary £42,500 £50,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.00% +38.88%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £46,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+3.26% +2.22%
Job Titles Category
Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
7287 5518 5591
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 95.69% 95.80% 97.20%
Number of salaries quoted 5755 4358 4715
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%
Test Consultant
England

Test Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

Test Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

Test Consultant
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

Test Consultant Salary Trend in Yorkshire

Test Consultant
Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 17 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
West Yorkshire -35 12 £42,500 -15.00% 1
South Yorkshire - 9 - -
Test Consultant
England

Test Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the 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 15 (93.75%) ISEB
2 12 (75.00%) Finance
3 9 (56.25%) Banking
3 9 (56.25%) Retail
3 9 (56.25%) Investment Banking
3 9 (56.25%) Software Testing
3 9 (56.25%) Retail Banking
3 9 (56.25%) Project Planning
3 9 (56.25%) Degree
3 9 (56.25%) LoadRunner
3 9 (56.25%) Telecoms
3 9 (56.25%) HP
3 9 (56.25%) Test Scripting
4 3 (18.75%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (18.75%) Test Automation
4 3 (18.75%) Waterfall
4 3 (18.75%) Microsoft
4 3 (18.75%) SQL
4 3 (18.75%) Automated Testing
5 2 (12.50%) ISTQB
5 2 (12.50%) Business Development
5 2 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (12.50%) Non-Functional Testing
6 1 (6.25%) Unit Testing
6 1 (6.25%) Silverlight
6 1 (6.25%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (6.25%) Manual Testing
6 1 (6.25%) SC Cleared
6 1 (6.25%) Security Cleared
6 1 (6.25%) Reverse Engineering

Test Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) HTTP
1 1 (6.25%) Internet
Development Applications
1 9 (56.25%) LoadRunner
2 3 (18.75%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (6.25%) Maven
General
1 12 (75.00%) Finance
2 9 (56.25%) Banking
2 9 (56.25%) Retail
2 9 (56.25%) Investment Banking
2 9 (56.25%) Retail Banking
2 9 (56.25%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.25%) .NET
1 1 (6.25%) Flash
1 1 (6.25%) Apache Flex
1 1 (6.25%) Silverlight
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (56.25%) Software Testing
1 9 (56.25%) Project Planning
1 9 (56.25%) Test Scripting
2 3 (18.75%) Test Automation
2 3 (18.75%) Waterfall
2 3 (18.75%) Automated Testing
3 2 (12.50%) Non-Functional Testing
3 2 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (12.50%) Business Development
4 1 (6.25%) Unit Testing
4 1 (6.25%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (6.25%) Manual Testing
4 1 (6.25%) Reverse Engineering
4 1 (6.25%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 3 (18.75%) SQL
2 1 (6.25%) Java
Qualifications
1 15 (93.75%) ISEB
2 9 (56.25%) Degree
3 2 (12.50%) ISTQB
4 1 (6.25%) SC Cleared
4 1 (6.25%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 9 (56.25%) HP
2 3 (18.75%) Microsoft
3 1 (6.25%) IBM