The table below looks at the statistics for the Consultant role in IT jobs advertised for the Belfast 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 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Consultant
Rank 14 7 29
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +22
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 17 23 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 14.78% 17.97% 5.82%
As % of the Job Titles category 15.32% 18.70% 6.58%
Number of salaries quoted 4 6 14
Average salary £37,500 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% +5.26%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
Consultant
County Antrim

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Belfast 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
Belfast
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
111 123 243
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 96.52% 96.09% 88.36%
Number of salaries quoted 62 81 149
Average salary £34,000 £36,000 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% -8.86%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £22,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £57,500 £50,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

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

Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

Consultant
Salary Trend in Belfast

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

Consultant Salary Trend in Belfast

Consultant
Salary Histogram in Belfast

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Consultant across the Belfast region over the 3 months to 1 May 2015.

Consultant Salary Histogram in Belfast

Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Belfast

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT jobs across the Belfast 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 16 (76.19%) Degree
2 15 (71.43%) Finance
3 13 (61.90%) Analytics
4 12 (57.14%) Analytical Skills
5 11 (52.38%) Marketing
6 10 (47.62%) SQL
7 9 (42.86%) QlikView
7 9 (42.86%) Retail
7 9 (42.86%) Data Analysis
7 9 (42.86%) Economics
7 9 (42.86%) Operations Research
7 9 (42.86%) Algorithms
7 9 (42.86%) Customer Analytics
7 9 (42.86%) Visualisation
7 9 (42.86%) Social Media
7 9 (42.86%) Tableau
7 9 (42.86%) Data Analytics
8 8 (38.10%) Java
9 7 (33.33%) C++
10 6 (28.57%) VBA
10 6 (28.57%) SAP
10 6 (28.57%) Python
10 6 (28.57%) SAS
10 6 (28.57%) SPSS
10 6 (28.57%) CIMA
10 6 (28.57%) Management Information System
10 6 (28.57%) MBA
10 6 (28.57%) SAP InfiniteInsight
10 6 (28.57%) Telecoms
10 6 (28.57%) Data Extraction

Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Belfast by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT jobs across the Belfast 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 6 (28.57%) SAS
2 2 (9.52%) SharePoint 2010
2 2 (9.52%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (28.57%) SPSS
2 3 (14.29%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 6 (28.57%) SAP InfiniteInsight
2 3 (14.29%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (14.29%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 3 (14.29%) Taleo
1 3 (14.29%) Cloud Computing
1 3 (14.29%) SuccessFactors
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (42.86%) QlikView
2 3 (14.29%) Hadoop
2 3 (14.29%) Big Data
3 2 (9.52%) EDRMS
Development Applications
1 1 (4.76%) QuickTest Pro
1 1 (4.76%) Selenium
1 1 (4.76%) Cucumber
General
1 15 (71.43%) Finance
2 11 (52.38%) Marketing
3 9 (42.86%) Retail
4 6 (28.57%) Telecoms
5 3 (14.29%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.76%) .NET
1 1 (4.76%) XML
1 1 (4.76%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 12 (57.14%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (42.86%) Economics
2 9 (42.86%) Algorithms
2 9 (42.86%) Visualisation
2 9 (42.86%) Social Media
3 6 (28.57%) Management Information System
3 6 (28.57%) Data Extraction
4 3 (14.29%) Computer Science
4 3 (14.29%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (4.76%) Open Source
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (61.90%) Analytics
2 9 (42.86%) Data Analysis
2 9 (42.86%) Operations Research
2 9 (42.86%) Customer Analytics
2 9 (42.86%) Data Analytics
3 6 (28.57%) Demand Forecasting
4 4 (19.05%) Validation
4 4 (19.05%) CRM
4 4 (19.05%) ERP
5 3 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (14.29%) Asset Management
5 3 (14.29%) Data Management
5 3 (14.29%) Data Transformation
5 3 (14.29%) Big Data Analytics
6 2 (9.52%) Performance Improvement
6 2 (9.52%) Data Migration
6 2 (9.52%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (9.52%) Risk Management
6 2 (9.52%) Migration
6 2 (9.52%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 10 (47.62%) SQL
2 8 (38.10%) Java
3 7 (33.33%) C++
4 6 (28.57%) VBA
4 6 (28.57%) Python
4 6 (28.57%) R
5 3 (14.29%) C#
Qualifications
1 16 (76.19%) Degree
2 6 (28.57%) CIMA
2 6 (28.57%) MBA
3 1 (4.76%) ISEB
3 1 (4.76%) Oracle Certification
3 1 (4.76%) Postgraduate
3 1 (4.76%) ISTQB
3 1 (4.76%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) Solvency II
Systems Management
1 1 (4.76%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 9 (42.86%) Tableau
2 6 (28.57%) SAP
3 4 (19.05%) Oracle
4 3 (14.29%) PeopleSoft
5 1 (4.76%) Microsoft
5 1 (4.76%) HP
5 1 (4.76%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (4.76%) NetSuite
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