The table below looks at the statistics for the Consultant role in IT jobs advertised for the Abingdon region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Consultant in their job title over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Consultant
Rank 31 - 18
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 5 0 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Abingdon 3.29% - 9.78%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.36% - 10.00%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 9
Average salary £31,750 - £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
Consultant
Oxfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Abingdon region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Abingdon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
149 74 90
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Abingdon 98.03% 97.37% 97.83%
Number of salaries quoted 130 67 90
Average salary £36,000 £40,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £20,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Abingdon

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Consultant in the job title across the Abingdon region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Abingdon

Consultant
Salary Trend in Abingdon

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Consultant across the Abingdon region.

Consultant Salary Trend in Abingdon

Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Abingdon

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Abingdon region that cited Consultant in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Consultant in their job title.

1 31 (81.58%) Degree
2 19 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 17 (44.74%) Project Management
4 14 (36.84%) ITIL
5 12 (31.58%) B2B
5 12 (31.58%) PRINCE
5 12 (31.58%) ASP.NET
5 12 (31.58%) ACCA
5 12 (31.58%) MVC
5 12 (31.58%) OO
5 12 (31.58%) SharePoint
5 12 (31.58%) C#
5 12 (31.58%) C++
5 12 (31.58%) Java
5 12 (31.58%) PHP
5 12 (31.58%) SQL
5 12 (31.58%) VB.NET
5 12 (31.58%) .NET
5 12 (31.58%) Drupal
5 12 (31.58%) Product Management
6 7 (18.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 7 (18.42%) MS Excel
7 6 (15.79%) MS Access
7 6 (15.79%) T-SQL
7 6 (15.79%) JavaScript
7 6 (15.79%) Migration
7 6 (15.79%) Data Migration
7 6 (15.79%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 6 (15.79%) jQuery
8 4 (10.53%) Service Delivery

Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Abingdon by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Abingdon region that cited Consultant in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Consultant in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 12 (31.58%) SharePoint
1 12 (31.58%) Drupal
Applications
1 7 (18.42%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (5.26%) SAP PP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (18.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (15.79%) MS Access
4 1 (2.63%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (2.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (2.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 6 (15.79%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 2 (5.26%) Manufacturing
2 1 (2.63%) Marketing
2 1 (2.63%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (31.58%) .NET
1 12 (31.58%) ASP.NET
2 6 (15.79%) jQuery
3 1 (2.63%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.63%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (44.74%) Project Management
2 14 (36.84%) ITIL
3 12 (31.58%) OO
3 12 (31.58%) B2B
3 12 (31.58%) PRINCE
3 12 (31.58%) MVC
3 12 (31.58%) Product Management
4 6 (15.79%) Data Migration
4 6 (15.79%) Migration
5 4 (10.53%) Service Delivery
6 3 (7.89%) Business Development
6 3 (7.89%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (7.89%) Process Management
7 1 (2.63%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (2.63%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (2.63%) Line Management
7 1 (2.63%) Coaching
7 1 (2.63%) Risk Analysis
Programming Languages
1 12 (31.58%) C#
1 12 (31.58%) C++
1 12 (31.58%) Java
1 12 (31.58%) PHP
1 12 (31.58%) SQL
1 12 (31.58%) VB.NET
2 6 (15.79%) T-SQL
2 6 (15.79%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 31 (81.58%) Degree
2 12 (31.58%) ACCA
Vendors
1 2 (5.26%) SAP