The median annual salary for a QA Consultant was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 3 months to 26 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
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Quality Assurance Consultant
England / London
Rank 573 654 645
Rank change year-on-year +81 -9  
Permanent jobs requiring a QA Consultant 4 2 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.012% 0.005% 0.026%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.013% 0.005% 0.027%
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 6
Median salary £55,000 £67,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -18.51% +17.39%  
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 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
London
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 31798 40313 40525
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London 95.73% 96.11% 95.94%
Number of salaries quoted 26867 34769 34043
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £53,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.54% +2.80%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £77,500 £80,000
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 London

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

Job vacancy trend for QA Consultant in London

QA Consultant
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for QA Consultant in London

QA Consultant
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing QA Consultant in London over the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Salary histogram for QA Consultant in London

QA Consultant
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing QA Consultant within the London region over the 3 months to 26 March 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
City of London - 2 £55,000 - 1
QA Consultant
England

QA Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 26 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 London region featuring QA Consultant in the job title.

1 16 (100.00%) QA
2 11 (68.75%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (56.25%) Finance
4 8 (50.00%) ISEB
5 7 (43.75%) Microsoft
5 7 (43.75%) Test Scripting
6 6 (37.50%) Test Strategy
7 5 (31.25%) Business Intelligence
7 5 (31.25%) Big Data
7 5 (31.25%) MS Excel
7 5 (31.25%) Data Warehouse
7 5 (31.25%) Oracle
8 4 (25.00%) Quality Management
8 4 (25.00%) Power BI
8 4 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
8 4 (25.00%) Customer Engagement
9 3 (18.75%) Tableau
9 3 (18.75%) Continuous Improvement
9 3 (18.75%) Internal Audit
9 3 (18.75%) SDLC
9 3 (18.75%) Project Management
9 3 (18.75%) Change Management
9 3 (18.75%) Risk Management
9 3 (18.75%) SQL Server
9 3 (18.75%) C#
9 3 (18.75%) SQL
9 3 (18.75%) Hyperion
9 3 (18.75%) PRINCE
9 3 (18.75%) Retail
9 3 (18.75%) Software Engineering

QA Consultant Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (6.25%) Confluence
Applications
1 5 (31.25%) MS Excel
2 1 (6.25%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 2 (12.50%) HFM
1 2 (12.50%) Hyperion Enterprise
Cloud Services
1 4 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (31.25%) Big Data
1 5 (31.25%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (25.00%) Power BI
3 3 (18.75%) SQL Server
4 2 (12.50%) Relational Database
5 1 (6.25%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 2 (12.50%) HP UFT
1 2 (12.50%) JUnit
1 2 (12.50%) NUnit
1 2 (12.50%) Selenium
1 2 (12.50%) Visual Studio
1 2 (12.50%) Visual Studio Team System
2 1 (6.25%) Cucumber
2 1 (6.25%) JIRA
General
1 9 (56.25%) Finance
2 3 (18.75%) Retail
3 1 (6.25%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (12.50%) REST
1 2 (12.50%) Web Services
2 1 (6.25%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.25%) Digital Media
1 1 (6.25%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.25%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (68.75%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (43.75%) Test Scripting
3 6 (37.50%) Test Strategy
4 5 (31.25%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (25.00%) Customer Engagement
5 4 (25.00%) Quality Management
6 3 (18.75%) Change Management
6 3 (18.75%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (18.75%) Internal Audit
6 3 (18.75%) Performance Management
6 3 (18.75%) PRINCE
6 3 (18.75%) Project Management
6 3 (18.75%) QMS
6 3 (18.75%) Risk Management
6 3 (18.75%) SDLC
6 3 (18.75%) Software Engineering
7 2 (12.50%) Manual Testing
7 2 (12.50%) Pair Programming
7 2 (12.50%) Refactoring
7 2 (12.50%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 3 (18.75%) C#
1 3 (18.75%) SQL
2 2 (12.50%) Java
2 2 (12.50%) PHP
2 2 (12.50%) Scala
3 1 (6.25%) R
Qualifications
1 8 (50.00%) ISEB
2 2 (12.50%) ACCA
2 2 (12.50%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (100.00%) QA
2 1 (6.25%) PCI DSS
2 1 (6.25%) PMO
Systems Management
1 2 (12.50%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 7 (43.75%) Microsoft
2 5 (31.25%) Oracle
3 3 (18.75%) Hyperion
3 3 (18.75%) Tableau
4 2 (12.50%) HP
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