The median annual salary for a Test Consultant was £37,875 in advertised job vacancies in the West Midlands during the 3 months to 22 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
England / West Midlands
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 223 241 221
Rank change year-on-year +18 -20  
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Consultant 6 5 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.12% 0.080% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.083% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 6 4 8
Median salary £37,875 £100,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -62.12% +110.52%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £100,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £100,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £48,000 £75,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -36.00% +66.66%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands. 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
West Midlands
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 4990 6014 5559
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 96.93% 96.35% 96.90%
Number of salaries quoted 4222 4731 4633
Median salary £40,000 £38,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.89% -3.75%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,500 £24,400
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

Test Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for Test Consultant in the West Midlands

Test Consultant
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Salary trend for Test Consultant in the West Midlands

Test Consultant
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Test Consultant in the West Midlands over the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Test Consultant in the West Midlands

Test Consultant
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Test Consultant within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 22 June 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
Warwickshire - 5 £30,000 -
Test Consultant
England

Test Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 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 West Midlands region featuring Test Consultant in the job title.

1 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (66.67%) Test Automation
2 2 (33.33%) Selenium
2 2 (33.33%) Integration Testing
2 2 (33.33%) System Integration Testing
2 2 (33.33%) Telecoms
2 2 (33.33%) TETRA
2 2 (33.33%) C#
2 2 (33.33%) LTE
3 1 (16.67%) C
3 1 (16.67%) C++
3 1 (16.67%) Java
3 1 (16.67%) PHP
3 1 (16.67%) SQL
3 1 (16.67%) .NET
3 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET
3 1 (16.67%) DSDM
3 1 (16.67%) Python
3 1 (16.67%) ISEB
3 1 (16.67%) Scrum
3 1 (16.67%) TDD
3 1 (16.67%) Ruby
3 1 (16.67%) SDET
3 1 (16.67%) Buildbot
3 1 (16.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (16.67%) Kanban
3 1 (16.67%) Performance Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Unit Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Scala
3 1 (16.67%) Cucumber

Test Consultant Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) LTE
1 2 (33.33%) TETRA
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Selenium
2 1 (16.67%) Appium
2 1 (16.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (16.67%) Buildbot
2 1 (16.67%) Cucumber
2 1 (16.67%) Jenkins
2 1 (16.67%) Ranorex
2 1 (16.67%) SoapUI
General
1 2 (33.33%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) .NET
1 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (66.67%) Test Automation
2 2 (33.33%) Integration Testing
2 2 (33.33%) System Integration Testing
3 1 (16.67%) BDD
3 1 (16.67%) DevOps
3 1 (16.67%) DSDM
3 1 (16.67%) Kanban
3 1 (16.67%) Performance Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Scrum
3 1 (16.67%) SDET
3 1 (16.67%) TDD
3 1 (16.67%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) C#
2 1 (16.67%) C
2 1 (16.67%) C++
2 1 (16.67%) Java
2 1 (16.67%) PHP
2 1 (16.67%) Python
2 1 (16.67%) Ruby
2 1 (16.67%) Scala
2 1 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) ISEB