The median annual salary for a Test Consultant was £65,000 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 3 months to 27 April 2017.

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

Test Consultant
England / London
3 months to
27 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 500 639 623
Rank change year-on-year +139 -16  
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Consultant 92 25 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.27% 0.059% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.28% 0.061% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 62 14 36
Median salary £65,000 £72,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.34% +38.09%  
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £39,500 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,250 £80,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

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 32705 40728 42746
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London 95.63% 95.97% 95.87%
Number of salaries quoted 27525 35261 35942
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £54,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.54% +1.85%  
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 £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Test Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Test Consultant in London

Test Consultant
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for Test Consultant in London

Test Consultant
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Test Consultant in London over the 3 months to 27 April 2017.

Salary histogram for Test Consultant in London

Test 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 Test Consultant within the London region over the 3 months to 27 April 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 +41 4 £55,000 -15.38% 2
Test Consultant
England

Test Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 London region featuring Test Consultant in the job title.

1 96 (60.76%) Agile Software Development
2 90 (56.96%) Selenium
3 80 (50.63%) Finance
4 78 (49.37%) Java
5 76 (48.10%) Test Strategy
6 73 (46.20%) Test Automation
7 69 (43.67%) C#
8 61 (38.61%) Continuous Integration
9 48 (30.38%) SQL
10 46 (29.11%) Open Source
11 41 (25.95%) SDLC
12 40 (25.32%) Degree
13 38 (24.05%) Scrum
13 38 (24.05%) JavaScript
14 37 (23.42%) .NET
14 37 (23.42%) Test Management
15 36 (22.78%) TestNG
15 36 (22.78%) BDD
15 36 (22.78%) Jasmine
15 36 (22.78%) Protractor
15 36 (22.78%) HTML
15 36 (22.78%) JUnit
15 36 (22.78%) CSS
15 36 (22.78%) Software Testing
16 34 (21.52%) Automation Testing
17 32 (20.25%) Mentoring
17 32 (20.25%) TDD
18 30 (18.99%) Retail
18 30 (18.99%) Cucumber
19 28 (17.72%) Coaching

Test Consultant Skill Set
Co-occurring 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:

Applications
1 4 (2.53%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (1.27%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 2 (1.27%) HFM
1 2 (1.27%) Hyperion Enterprise
2 1 (0.63%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 19 (12.03%) G Suite
1 19 (12.03%) Office 365
1 19 (12.03%) Slack
2 5 (3.16%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (10.13%) Big Data
2 9 (5.70%) Power BI
3 6 (3.80%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (3.16%) Hadoop
4 5 (3.16%) SQL Server
5 4 (2.53%) Relational Database
6 2 (1.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (1.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 90 (56.96%) Selenium
2 36 (22.78%) Jasmine
2 36 (22.78%) JUnit
2 36 (22.78%) Protractor
2 36 (22.78%) TestNG
3 30 (18.99%) Cucumber
4 23 (14.56%) SoapUI
5 22 (13.92%) Appium
6 18 (11.39%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 18 (11.39%) Jenkins
7 16 (10.13%) Buildbot
7 16 (10.13%) Ranorex
8 12 (7.59%) JMeter
9 10 (6.33%) HP UFT
9 10 (6.33%) WATIR
10 8 (5.06%) Gatling
10 8 (5.06%) JIRA
10 8 (5.06%) NeoLoad
10 8 (5.06%) WebLOAD
11 7 (4.43%) eggPlant
General
1 80 (50.63%) Finance
2 30 (18.99%) Retail
3 27 (17.09%) Banking
4 13 (8.23%) Telecoms
5 9 (5.70%) Investment Banking
6 7 (4.43%) Financial Institution
7 4 (2.53%) Marketing
8 2 (1.27%) Legal
9 1 (0.63%) Electronics
9 1 (0.63%) Front Office
9 1 (0.63%) Games
9 1 (0.63%) General Ledger
9 1 (0.63%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (23.42%) .NET
2 36 (22.78%) CSS
2 36 (22.78%) HTML
3 4 (2.53%) RESTful
3 4 (2.53%) Web Services
3 4 (2.53%) XML
4 3 (1.90%) .NET Framework
5 2 (1.27%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 19 (12.03%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (5.70%) New Media
3 6 (3.80%) Computer Science
4 4 (2.53%) BBC
5 2 (1.27%) Blog
5 2 (1.27%) Credit Risk
6 1 (0.63%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 96 (60.76%) Agile Software Development
2 76 (48.10%) Test Strategy
3 73 (46.20%) Test Automation
4 61 (38.61%) Continuous Integration
5 46 (29.11%) Open Source
6 41 (25.95%) SDLC
7 38 (24.05%) Scrum
8 37 (23.42%) Test Management
9 36 (22.78%) BDD
9 36 (22.78%) Software Testing
10 34 (21.52%) Automation Testing
11 32 (20.25%) Mentoring
11 32 (20.25%) TDD
12 28 (17.72%) Coaching
13 24 (15.19%) DevOps
13 24 (15.19%) Stakeholder Management
14 22 (13.92%) Software Engineering
15 20 (12.66%) Kanban
16 19 (12.03%) DSDM
17 18 (11.39%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 78 (49.37%) Java
2 69 (43.67%) C#
3 48 (30.38%) SQL
4 38 (24.05%) JavaScript
5 18 (11.39%) Python
6 17 (10.76%) C
6 17 (10.76%) Ruby
7 16 (10.13%) C++
7 16 (10.13%) PHP
7 16 (10.13%) Scala
8 5 (3.16%) R
Qualifications
1 40 (25.32%) Degree
2 23 (14.56%) ISEB
3 13 (8.23%) ISTQB
4 5 (3.16%) CEH
4 5 (3.16%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 4 (2.53%) CISA
5 4 (2.53%) CISM
5 4 (2.53%) CISSP
5 4 (2.53%) GIAC
5 4 (2.53%) GPEN
6 2 (1.27%) ACCA
7 1 (0.63%) CREST Certified
7 1 (0.63%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (14.56%) QA
2 1 (0.63%) SDET
Systems Management
1 3 (1.90%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 19 (12.03%) Google
2 12 (7.59%) Oracle
3 7 (4.43%) Hyperion
3 7 (4.43%) Microsoft
4 4 (2.53%) BT
4 4 (2.53%) Capita
4 4 (2.53%) Intel Security
4 4 (2.53%) Tableau
5 3 (1.90%) HP
6 2 (1.27%) CA Agile Central
7 1 (0.63%) SAP
City, London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
South West London
Cyber Team
Salary: From £35,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Sogeti
Salary: Competitive salary + benefits
Posted: 21 days ago