Period
to 18 October 2017

The median annual salary for a Test Consultant was £57,500 in advertised job vacancies in the City of London during the 6 months to 18 October 2017.

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

Test Consultant
Central London > City of London
6 months to
18 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 324 342 416
Rank change year-on-year +18 +74 +58
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Consultant 6 13 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.060% 0.11% 0.044%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.064% 0.11% 0.046%
Number of salaries quoted 6 9 8
City of London median annual salary £57,500 £65,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.54% +30.00% -23.08%
10th Percentile £53,125 £58,750 £41,250
90th Percentile £61,250 £70,000 £78,375
Central London median annual salary £57,500 £65,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -11.54% +30.00% -23.08%

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

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
City of London
Permanent vacancies in the City of London with a recognized job title 9412 11560 17309
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.88% 96.25% 95.57%
Number of salaries quoted 8534 10555 14981
City of London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% -
10th Percentile £35,000 £33,750 £32,500
90th Percentile £92,500 £87,500 £86,250
Central London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% -

Test Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings that featured Test Consultant in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for Test Consultant in the City of London

Test Consultant
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Salary trend for Test Consultant in the City of London

Test Consultant Skill Set
Top 29 Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 18 October 2017, Test 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 Test Consultant in the job title.

1 6 (100.00%) Oracle
1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 6 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
1 6 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 6 (100.00%) QA
1 6 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 6 (100.00%) Big Data
2 5 (83.33%) Power BI
2 5 (83.33%) Test Automation
2 5 (83.33%) Tableau
2 5 (83.33%) Test Strategy
2 5 (83.33%) Retail
2 5 (83.33%) Finance
2 5 (83.33%) ISEB
2 5 (83.33%) Microsoft Excel
3 4 (66.67%) Hyperion
3 4 (66.67%) ACCA
3 4 (66.67%) HFM
3 4 (66.67%) Hyperion Enterprise
3 4 (66.67%) Performance Management
3 4 (66.67%) Customer Engagement
4 2 (33.33%) SQL
4 2 (33.33%) ETL
4 2 (33.33%) Relational Database
5 1 (16.67%) Essbase

Test Consultant Skill Set
Co-occurring 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 (83.33%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (66.67%) HFM
1 4 (66.67%) Hyperion Enterprise
Cloud Services
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (100.00%) Big Data
1 6 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (83.33%) Power BI
3 2 (33.33%) Relational Database
4 1 (16.67%) Essbase
General
1 5 (83.33%) Finance
1 5 (83.33%) Retail
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 6 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 6 (100.00%) Test Scripting
2 5 (83.33%) Test Automation
2 5 (83.33%) Test Strategy
3 4 (66.67%) Customer Engagement
3 4 (66.67%) Performance Management
4 2 (33.33%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (83.33%) ISEB
2 4 (66.67%) ACCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (100.00%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 6 (100.00%) Oracle
2 5 (83.33%) Tableau
3 4 (66.67%) Hyperion