The median annual salary for a Testing Consultant was £76,000 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

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

Testing Consultant
England / London
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 584 648 653
Rank change year-on-year +64 +5  
Permanent jobs requiring a Testing Consultant 4 6 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.012% 0.014% 0.021%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.012% 0.015% 0.022%
Number of salaries quoted 3 5 6
Median salary £76,000 £85,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.58% +41.66%  
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 - £47,500

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 32367 40743 40862
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London 95.74% 96.12% 95.94%
Number of salaries quoted 27379 35161 34358
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 £41,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +3.75%  

Testing Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Testing Consultant in London

Testing Consultant
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for Testing Consultant in London

Testing Consultant
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Testing Consultant in London over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Testing Consultant in London

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

For the 6 months to 29 March 2017, Testing 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 Testing Consultant in the job title.

1 4 (50.00%) Java
1 4 (50.00%) Selenium
2 3 (37.50%) Penetration Testing
2 3 (37.50%) Business Development
2 3 (37.50%) Open Source
2 3 (37.50%) Automation Testing
2 3 (37.50%) Coaching
3 2 (25.00%) C#
3 2 (25.00%) C++
3 2 (25.00%) HTML
3 2 (25.00%) HP UFT
3 2 (25.00%) Finance
3 2 (25.00%) Risk Assessment
3 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (25.00%) Perl
3 2 (25.00%) Linux
3 2 (25.00%) Appium
3 2 (25.00%) Continuous Delivery
3 2 (25.00%) Calabash
3 2 (25.00%) Cucumber
3 2 (25.00%) Degree
3 2 (25.00%) Knowledge Management
3 2 (25.00%) SilkTest
3 2 (25.00%) Nessus
3 2 (25.00%) Security Testing
3 2 (25.00%) Test Management
3 2 (25.00%) DevOps
3 2 (25.00%) Mentoring
3 2 (25.00%) SDLC
3 2 (25.00%) Burp Suite

Testing 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (12.50%) Apache
1 1 (12.50%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) Network Security
1 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP
1 1 (12.50%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) MySQL
1 1 (12.50%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (50.00%) Selenium
2 2 (25.00%) Appium
2 2 (25.00%) Burp Suite
2 2 (25.00%) Calabash
2 2 (25.00%) Cucumber
2 2 (25.00%) HP UFT
2 2 (25.00%) SilkTest
3 1 (12.50%) AppScan
3 1 (12.50%) Paros
3 1 (12.50%) WebScarab
General
1 2 (25.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) HTML
2 1 (12.50%) .NET
2 1 (12.50%) CGI
2 1 (12.50%) LAMP
2 1 (12.50%) LAPP Stack
2 1 (12.50%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) CESG
1 1 (12.50%) Computer Science
1 1 (12.50%) Cyber Defence
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Linux
2 1 (12.50%) FreeBSD
2 1 (12.50%) HPUX
2 1 (12.50%) Kali Linux
2 1 (12.50%) Windows
2 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (12.50%) Windows Vista
2 1 (12.50%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Automation Testing
1 3 (37.50%) Business Development
1 3 (37.50%) Coaching
1 3 (37.50%) Open Source
1 3 (37.50%) Penetration Testing
2 2 (25.00%) Continuous Delivery
2 2 (25.00%) DevOps
2 2 (25.00%) Knowledge Management
2 2 (25.00%) Mentoring
2 2 (25.00%) Risk Assessment
2 2 (25.00%) SDLC
2 2 (25.00%) Security Testing
2 2 (25.00%) Test Automation
2 2 (25.00%) Test Management
3 1 (12.50%) Computer Security
3 1 (12.50%) Cybersecurity
3 1 (12.50%) Information Security
3 1 (12.50%) Risk Management
3 1 (12.50%) Test Strategy
3 1 (12.50%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) Java
2 2 (25.00%) C#
2 2 (25.00%) C++
2 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (25.00%) Perl
3 1 (12.50%) C
3 1 (12.50%) Python
3 1 (12.50%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) Degree
2 1 (12.50%) CEH
2 1 (12.50%) CHECK Team Leader
2 1 (12.50%) CISA
2 1 (12.50%) CISM
2 1 (12.50%) CISSP
2 1 (12.50%) CREST Certified
2 1 (12.50%) DV Cleared
2 1 (12.50%) OSCP
2 1 (12.50%) SANS
2 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
2 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (25.00%) Nessus
2 1 (12.50%) Nmap
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) IBM
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle
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