The median annual salary for a Test Consultant was £41,250 in advertised job vacancies in Oxford during the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

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

Test Consultant
Oxfordshire / Oxford
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 77 - 78
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Consultant 2 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxford 0.29% - 0.38%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.30% - 0.39%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 3
Median salary £41,250 - £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £48,000 £100,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -52.00% +122.22%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Oxford. 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
Oxford
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 669 715 763
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Oxford 96.12% 96.75% 96.83%
Number of salaries quoted 565 636 653
Median salary £42,500 £50,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.00% +25.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £28,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £68,500 £57,500 £65,000
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 Oxford

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

Job vacancy trend for Test Consultant in Oxford

Test Consultant
Salary Trend in Oxford

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

Salary trend for Test Consultant in Oxford

Test Consultant
Salary Histogram in Oxford

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Test Consultant in Oxford over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Test Consultant in Oxford

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

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 Oxford region featuring Test Consultant in the job title.

1 6 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 5 (83.33%) Test Scripting
2 5 (83.33%) Mobile App
2 5 (83.33%) Regression Testing
2 5 (83.33%) SQL
2 5 (83.33%) T-SQL
2 5 (83.33%) SQL Server
2 5 (83.33%) Windows
2 5 (83.33%) ISTQB
2 5 (83.33%) Degree
3 4 (66.67%) QA
4 3 (50.00%) Performance Testing
4 3 (50.00%) Functional Testing
4 3 (50.00%) Banking
5 2 (33.33%) Telecoms
5 2 (33.33%) Finance
5 2 (33.33%) TestComplete
6 1 (16.67%) V-Model
6 1 (16.67%) Test Strategy
6 1 (16.67%) Test Management
6 1 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (16.67%) Dependency Management
6 1 (16.67%) Test Planning
6 1 (16.67%) Software Delivery
6 1 (16.67%) Operational Acceptance Testing
6 1 (16.67%) Validation
6 1 (16.67%) Incident Management
6 1 (16.67%) Programme Management
6 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (16.67%) Retail

Test Consultant Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxford 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (83.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) TestComplete
General
1 3 (50.00%) Banking
2 2 (33.33%) Finance
2 2 (33.33%) Telecoms
3 1 (16.67%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 5 (83.33%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 5 (83.33%) Regression Testing
2 5 (83.33%) Test Scripting
3 3 (50.00%) Functional Testing
3 3 (50.00%) Performance Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (16.67%) Data Management
4 1 (16.67%) Dependency Management
4 1 (16.67%) Incident Management
4 1 (16.67%) Operational Acceptance Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Programme Management
4 1 (16.67%) Software Delivery
4 1 (16.67%) Test Management
4 1 (16.67%) Test Planning
4 1 (16.67%) Test Strategy
4 1 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Validation
4 1 (16.67%) V-Model
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) SQL
1 5 (83.33%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (83.33%) Degree
1 5 (83.33%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (66.67%) QA