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

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

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Test Consultant
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
Rank 169 201 212
Rank change year-on-year +32 +11  
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Consultant 15 8 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.42% 0.18% 0.040%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.43% 0.19% 0.041%
Number of salaries quoted 12 0 2
Median salary £41,250 - £35,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.66%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire. 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 Yorkshire
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 3483 4261 4858
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 97.78% 96.71% 97.90%
Number of salaries quoted 3084 3546 3880
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +5.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Test Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Test Consultant in West Yorkshire

Test Consultant
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for Test Consultant in West Yorkshire

Test Consultant
Job Locations in West Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 23 March 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
Leeds +20 15 £41,250 -
Test Consultant
Yorkshire

Test Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 23 March 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 Yorkshire region featuring Test Consultant in the job title.

1 22 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (77.27%) Performance Testing
3 14 (63.64%) LoadRunner
4 11 (50.00%) TDD
4 11 (50.00%) BDD
5 10 (45.45%) Waterfall
5 10 (45.45%) Cucumber
5 10 (45.45%) Test Strategy
5 10 (45.45%) Functional Testing
5 10 (45.45%) QA
5 10 (45.45%) Selenium
6 9 (40.91%) Scrum
6 9 (40.91%) Kanban
6 9 (40.91%) HP
6 9 (40.91%) Java
7 8 (36.36%) HTML
7 8 (36.36%) .NET
7 8 (36.36%) Visual Studio
7 8 (36.36%) ISEB
7 8 (36.36%) JMeter
7 8 (36.36%) Finance
7 8 (36.36%) Non-Functional Testing
7 8 (36.36%) Process Improvement
7 8 (36.36%) ISTQB
7 8 (36.36%) Integration Testing
7 8 (36.36%) Operational Acceptance Testing
7 8 (36.36%) System Integration Testing
8 7 (31.82%) Test Management
8 7 (31.82%) Test Automation
9 6 (27.27%) Regression Testing

Test Consultant Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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:

Cloud Services
1 3 (13.64%) G Suite
1 3 (13.64%) Office 365
1 3 (13.64%) Slack
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (27.27%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 14 (63.64%) LoadRunner
2 10 (45.45%) Cucumber
2 10 (45.45%) Selenium
3 8 (36.36%) JMeter
3 8 (36.36%) Visual Studio
4 4 (18.18%) SoapUI
5 3 (13.64%) Appium
5 3 (13.64%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 3 (13.64%) Buildbot
5 3 (13.64%) Jenkins
5 3 (13.64%) Ranorex
6 1 (4.55%) FitNesse
6 1 (4.55%) HP UFT
6 1 (4.55%) SpecFlow
6 1 (4.55%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 8 (36.36%) Finance
2 3 (13.64%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (36.36%) .NET
1 8 (36.36%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (18.18%) Driving Licence
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (77.27%) Performance Testing
3 11 (50.00%) BDD
3 11 (50.00%) TDD
4 10 (45.45%) Functional Testing
4 10 (45.45%) Test Strategy
4 10 (45.45%) Waterfall
5 9 (40.91%) Kanban
5 9 (40.91%) Scrum
6 8 (36.36%) Integration Testing
6 8 (36.36%) Non-Functional Testing
6 8 (36.36%) Operational Acceptance Testing
6 8 (36.36%) Process Improvement
6 8 (36.36%) System Integration Testing
7 7 (31.82%) Test Automation
7 7 (31.82%) Test Management
8 6 (27.27%) Defect Tracking
8 6 (27.27%) Regression Testing
8 6 (27.27%) Software Delivery
9 4 (18.18%) V-Model
Programming Languages
1 9 (40.91%) Java
2 6 (27.27%) SQL
3 3 (13.64%) C
3 3 (13.64%) C#
3 3 (13.64%) C++
3 3 (13.64%) PHP
3 3 (13.64%) Python
3 3 (13.64%) Ruby
3 3 (13.64%) Scala
Qualifications
1 8 (36.36%) ISEB
1 8 (36.36%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (45.45%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (4.55%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 9 (40.91%) HP
2 6 (27.27%) Oracle
3 3 (13.64%) Google
4 1 (4.55%) Microsoft