Period
to 22 July 2017

The median annual salary for a Test Consultant was £65,000 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 6 months to 22 July 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
6 months to
22 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 642 787 821
Rank change year-on-year +145 +34 -137
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Consultant 192 99 102
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.26% 0.12% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.28% 0.13% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 141 70 76
London median annual salary £65,000 £72,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.34% +45.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £43,750 £49,875 £33,000
90th Percentile £86,250 £100,000 £80,000
England median annual salary £57,500 £72,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -20.69% +61.11% -5.26%

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 69622 78905 85838
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London 94.97% 96.05% 95.91%
Number of salaries quoted 56139 68423 72444
London median annual salary £59,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.18% - +4.76%
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £90,000 £85,000 £85,000
England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% -

Test Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

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 6 months to 22 July 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 6 months to 22 July 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +52 10 £57,500 -11.54% 6
Hammersmith - 2 £50,000 -
Test Consultant
England

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

For the 6 months to 22 July 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.

1 137 (71.35%) Test Automation
2 115 (59.90%) Agile Software Development
3 109 (56.77%) Selenium
4 97 (50.52%) Java
5 79 (41.15%) Test Strategy
6 77 (40.10%) C#
7 76 (39.58%) Continuous Integration
8 73 (38.02%) Finance
9 67 (34.90%) Open Source
10 66 (34.38%) SQL
11 61 (31.77%) JavaScript
12 60 (31.25%) JUnit
12 60 (31.25%) .NET
13 57 (29.69%) HTML
13 57 (29.69%) CSS
13 57 (29.69%) Degree
13 57 (29.69%) TestNG
13 57 (29.69%) Jasmine
13 57 (29.69%) Protractor
14 56 (29.17%) SDLC
15 43 (22.40%) Coaching
16 39 (20.31%) Stakeholder Management
17 38 (19.79%) Mentoring
18 35 (18.23%) Test Management
19 34 (17.71%) DevOps
20 33 (17.19%) Scrum
21 27 (14.06%) BDD
21 27 (14.06%) Software Testing
22 26 (13.54%) TDD
23 25 (13.02%) Banking

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 8 (4.17%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (2.08%) HFM
1 4 (2.08%) Hyperion Enterprise
2 2 (1.04%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 9 (4.69%) G Suite
1 9 (4.69%) Microsoft Azure
1 9 (4.69%) Office 365
1 9 (4.69%) Slack
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (9.90%) Big Data
2 10 (5.21%) SQL Server
3 9 (4.69%) Data Warehouse
4 8 (4.17%) Power BI
5 5 (2.60%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.52%) Essbase
Development Applications
1 109 (56.77%) Selenium
2 60 (31.25%) JUnit
3 57 (29.69%) Jasmine
3 57 (29.69%) Protractor
3 57 (29.69%) TestNG
4 20 (10.42%) Cucumber
5 16 (8.33%) Appium
5 16 (8.33%) JMeter
5 16 (8.33%) SoapUI
6 15 (7.81%) Jenkins
7 13 (6.77%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 12 (6.25%) LoadRunner
9 11 (5.73%) NeoLoad
10 10 (5.21%) Buildbot
11 8 (4.17%) HP UFT
11 8 (4.17%) Ranorex
12 7 (3.65%) eggPlant
13 6 (3.13%) JIRA
13 6 (3.13%) WebDriver
14 5 (2.60%) Calabash
General
1 73 (38.02%) Finance
2 25 (13.02%) Banking
3 19 (9.90%) Retail
4 10 (5.21%) Financial Institution
4 10 (5.21%) Law
5 7 (3.65%) Telecoms
6 5 (2.60%) Investment Banking
7 4 (2.08%) Front Office
7 4 (2.08%) General Ledger
8 3 (1.56%) Marketing
9 2 (1.04%) Legal
10 1 (0.52%) Electronics
10 1 (0.52%) Games
10 1 (0.52%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 60 (31.25%) .NET
2 57 (29.69%) CSS
2 57 (29.69%) HTML
3 5 (2.60%) RESTful
4 3 (1.56%) .NET Framework
4 3 (1.56%) Apache Flex
4 3 (1.56%) Web Services
4 3 (1.56%) XML
5 2 (1.04%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 19 (9.90%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (2.60%) Blog
3 4 (2.08%) New Media
4 3 (1.56%) BBC
4 3 (1.56%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.52%) Data Centre
5 1 (0.52%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.52%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 137 (71.35%) Test Automation
2 115 (59.90%) Agile Software Development
3 79 (41.15%) Test Strategy
4 76 (39.58%) Continuous Integration
5 67 (34.90%) Open Source
6 56 (29.17%) SDLC
7 43 (22.40%) Coaching
8 39 (20.31%) Stakeholder Management
9 38 (19.79%) Mentoring
10 35 (18.23%) Test Management
11 34 (17.71%) DevOps
12 33 (17.19%) Scrum
13 27 (14.06%) BDD
13 27 (14.06%) Software Testing
14 26 (13.54%) TDD
15 24 (12.50%) Performance Testing
16 18 (9.38%) Context-Driven Testing
16 18 (9.38%) Software Engineering
17 15 (7.81%) Test Scripting
18 14 (7.29%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 97 (50.52%) Java
2 77 (40.10%) C#
3 66 (34.38%) SQL
4 61 (31.77%) JavaScript
5 13 (6.77%) Ruby
6 11 (5.73%) Python
7 10 (5.21%) Scala
8 8 (4.17%) C
8 8 (4.17%) C++
8 8 (4.17%) PHP
Qualifications
1 57 (29.69%) Degree
2 23 (11.98%) ISTQB
3 22 (11.46%) ISEB
4 11 (5.73%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 4 (2.08%) ACCA
6 3 (1.56%) CEH
6 3 (1.56%) CISA
6 3 (1.56%) CISM
6 3 (1.56%) CISSP
6 3 (1.56%) Computer Science Degree
6 3 (1.56%) GIAC
6 3 (1.56%) GPEN
7 1 (0.52%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
7 1 (0.52%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (10.94%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.52%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (1.56%) BMC PATROL
1 3 (1.56%) OpenView
2 2 (1.04%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 20 (10.42%) Oracle
2 9 (4.69%) Google
2 9 (4.69%) Microsoft
3 8 (4.17%) Tableau
4 6 (3.13%) SAP
5 5 (2.60%) HP
6 4 (2.08%) Capita
6 4 (2.08%) Hyperion
7 3 (1.56%) AppDynamics
7 3 (1.56%) BMC
7 3 (1.56%) BT
7 3 (1.56%) McAfee
7 3 (1.56%) New Relic
8 1 (0.52%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (0.52%) VMware
8 1 (0.52%) Workday
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Salary: Competitive salary + benefits
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