The median annual salary for a QA Consultant was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies in the City of London during the 3 months to 22 March 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Quality Assurance Consultant
London / City of London
Rank 221 266 -
Rank change year-on-year +45 -  
Permanent jobs requiring a QA Consultant 2 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.040% 0.014% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.042% 0.015% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 0
Median salary £55,000 - -
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £30,000 £27,500
% change year-on-year +25.00% +9.09%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
City of London
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 4809 6702 9653
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 95.93% 95.54% 95.47%
Number of salaries quoted 4416 5986 8221
Median salary £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.54%  
90% offered a salary of more than £34,075 £35,000 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £77,500 £81,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

QA Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the City of London that featured QA Consultant in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for QA Consultant in the City of London

QA Consultant
Salary Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing QA Consultant in the City of London.

Salary trend for QA Consultant in the City of London

QA Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 22 March 2017, QA 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 across the City of London region featuring QA Consultant in the job title.

1 5 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (100.00%) ISEB
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (100.00%) QA
2 4 (80.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (80.00%) Test Scripting
2 4 (80.00%) Finance
2 4 (80.00%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (80.00%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (80.00%) Oracle
2 4 (80.00%) Test Strategy
2 4 (80.00%) Big Data
3 3 (60.00%) Tableau
3 3 (60.00%) Power BI
3 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
3 3 (60.00%) Customer Engagement
3 3 (60.00%) Retail
3 3 (60.00%) Software Engineering
4 2 (40.00%) HFM
4 2 (40.00%) Hyperion Enterprise
4 2 (40.00%) Performance Management
4 2 (40.00%) ETL
4 2 (40.00%) Hyperion
4 2 (40.00%) ACCA
4 2 (40.00%) SQL
4 2 (40.00%) Relational Database
5 1 (20.00%) SDLC
5 1 (20.00%) Quality Management
5 1 (20.00%) Test Management

QA Consultant Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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 5 (100.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (40.00%) HFM
1 2 (40.00%) Hyperion Enterprise
Cloud Services
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (80.00%) Big Data
1 4 (80.00%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (60.00%) Power BI
2 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (40.00%) Relational Database
General
1 4 (80.00%) Finance
2 3 (60.00%) Retail
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (80.00%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (80.00%) Test Scripting
2 4 (80.00%) Test Strategy
3 3 (60.00%) Customer Engagement
3 3 (60.00%) Software Engineering
4 2 (40.00%) ETL
4 2 (40.00%) Performance Management
5 1 (20.00%) Quality Management
5 1 (20.00%) SDLC
5 1 (20.00%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) ISEB
2 2 (40.00%) ACCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (100.00%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (80.00%) Oracle
3 3 (60.00%) Tableau
4 2 (40.00%) Hyperion
City of London
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