The table below looks at the statistics for the Software Consultant role in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Consultant in their job title over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Consultant
Rank 212 196 219
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +23
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Consultant 14 23 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.24% 0.41% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.26% 0.44% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 14 23 4
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -6.25%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- -6.66%
Software Consultant
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Berkshire 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
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5462 5257 5323
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 92.33% 93.16% 94.11%
Number of salaries quoted 3813 4136 4455
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £68,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Software Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

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

Software Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Software Consultant
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

Software Consultant Salary Trend in Berkshire

Software Consultant
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Consultant across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

Software Consultant Salary Histogram in Berkshire

Software Consultant
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Consultant within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading -2 12 £42,500 +32.81% 1
Maidenhead - 1 £60,000 -
Software Consultant
South East

Software Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Berkshire region that cited Software 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 Software Consultant in their job title.

1 25 (83.33%) Oracle
2 20 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 20 (66.67%) SQL
3 17 (56.67%) Java
4 15 (50.00%) HTML
4 15 (50.00%) XML
4 15 (50.00%) UNIX
5 14 (46.67%) J2EE
5 14 (46.67%) CSS
5 14 (46.67%) JavaScript
6 13 (43.33%) InterSystems Cache
6 13 (43.33%) Data Analysis
6 13 (43.33%) C#
6 13 (43.33%) .NET
6 13 (43.33%) Linux
6 13 (43.33%) MUMPS
6 13 (43.33%) HL7
6 13 (43.33%) Performance Analysis
7 8 (26.67%) Windows
8 5 (16.67%) Microsoft
8 5 (16.67%) IIS
8 5 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
8 5 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
9 4 (13.33%) PL/SQL
9 4 (13.33%) MS Excel
9 4 (13.33%) Software Engineering
10 3 (10.00%) Telecoms
10 3 (10.00%) Project Management
10 3 (10.00%) Oracle Database
11 2 (6.67%) Enterprise Software

Software Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Berkshire region that cited Software 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 Software Consultant in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (16.67%) IIS
2 2 (6.67%) WebLogic
3 1 (3.33%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 4 (13.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.33%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.33%) Internet
1 1 (3.33%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 13 (43.33%) InterSystems Cache
3 3 (10.00%) Oracle Database
4 2 (6.67%) SQL Server 2000
4 2 (6.67%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (3.33%) Relational Database
General
1 3 (10.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (6.67%) Finance
3 1 (3.33%) Banking
3 1 (3.33%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (50.00%) HTML
1 15 (50.00%) XML
2 14 (46.67%) J2EE
2 14 (46.67%) CSS
3 13 (43.33%) .NET
4 1 (3.33%) XSLT
4 1 (3.33%) SOAP
4 1 (3.33%) Web Services
4 1 (3.33%) WSDL
4 1 (3.33%) GWT
4 1 (3.33%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.67%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (3.33%) N-Tier
2 1 (3.33%) Mathematics
2 1 (3.33%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 15 (50.00%) UNIX
2 13 (43.33%) Linux
3 8 (26.67%) Windows
4 5 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (43.33%) Data Analysis
1 13 (43.33%) Performance Analysis
2 4 (13.33%) Software Engineering
3 3 (10.00%) Project Management
4 2 (6.67%) Analytics
4 2 (6.67%) Business Analysis
4 2 (6.67%) Software Testing
4 2 (6.67%) Asset Management
4 2 (6.67%) Data Management
4 2 (6.67%) SOA
5 1 (3.33%) CRM
5 1 (3.33%) ERP
5 1 (3.33%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (3.33%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (3.33%) Migration
5 1 (3.33%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (3.33%) Scrum
5 1 (3.33%) Content Management
5 1 (3.33%) Document Management
5 1 (3.33%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 20 (66.67%) SQL
2 17 (56.67%) Java
3 14 (46.67%) JavaScript
4 13 (43.33%) C#
4 13 (43.33%) MUMPS
5 4 (13.33%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (6.67%) MCP
2 1 (3.33%) ISEB
2 1 (3.33%) ISTQB
2 1 (3.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (43.33%) HL7
Vendors
1 25 (83.33%) Oracle
2 5 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 2 (6.67%) IBM
4 1 (3.33%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (3.33%) Google
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