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 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Consultant
Rank 226 211 209
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Consultant 8 14 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.16% 0.25% 0.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.16% 0.26% 0.35%
Number of salaries quoted 5 12 17
Average salary £50,000 £35,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+42.85% -36.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,600 £28,450 £29,050
10% offered a salary of more than £65,500 £72,000 £100,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +3.89%
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
4890 5327 5184
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 94.88% 95.93% 95.75%
Number of salaries quoted 3997 3957 3809
Average salary £48,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £68,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 10 February 2016.

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 10 February 2016. 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
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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
Maidenhead -6 3 £31,000 -31.11%
Reading +2 1 £50,000 +42.85% 1
Slough - 1 £45,000 -
Software Consultant
South East

Software Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 7 (36.84%) Finance
2 6 (31.58%) ERP
2 6 (31.58%) SQL
2 6 (31.58%) Oracle
3 5 (26.32%) Presales
4 4 (21.05%) Process Improvement
4 4 (21.05%) SaaS
4 4 (21.05%) SAP
4 4 (21.05%) MS Excel
4 4 (21.05%) Microsoft
4 4 (21.05%) Degree
5 3 (15.79%) Banking
5 3 (15.79%) Linux
5 3 (15.79%) SQL Server
5 3 (15.79%) Product Management
5 3 (15.79%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (10.53%) Driving Licence
6 2 (10.53%) PeopleSoft HCM
6 2 (10.53%) Learning Management System
6 2 (10.53%) Business Process Improvement
6 2 (10.53%) Oracle Database 11g
6 2 (10.53%) Oracle Database
6 2 (10.53%) Relational Database
6 2 (10.53%) Crystal Reports
6 2 (10.53%) MS Office
6 2 (10.53%) PeopleSoft
6 2 (10.53%) HTML
6 2 (10.53%) Java
6 2 (10.53%) JBoss
6 2 (10.53%) Apache

Software Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 2 (10.53%) Apache
1 2 (10.53%) JBoss
Applications
1 4 (21.05%) MS Excel
2 2 (10.53%) MS Office
2 2 (10.53%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (10.53%) PeopleSoft HCM
1 2 (10.53%) SAP HR
1 2 (10.53%) Unit4 Business World
2 1 (5.26%) Oracle Assets
2 1 (5.26%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (5.26%) Oracle Receivables
2 1 (5.26%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 4 (21.05%) SaaS
2 2 (10.53%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.26%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.79%) SQL Server
2 2 (10.53%) Crystal Reports
2 2 (10.53%) Oracle Database
2 2 (10.53%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (10.53%) Relational Database
3 1 (5.26%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (5.26%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
3 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 7 (36.84%) Finance
2 3 (15.79%) Banking
3 2 (10.53%) Local Government
3 2 (10.53%) Retail
3 2 (10.53%) Retail Banking
4 1 (5.26%) Legal
4 1 (5.26%) Manufacturing
4 1 (5.26%) Marketing
4 1 (5.26%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (5.26%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.53%) CSS
1 2 (10.53%) HTML
2 1 (5.26%) J2EE
2 1 (5.26%) SOAP
2 1 (5.26%) XML
2 1 (5.26%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.79%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (10.53%) Driving Licence
2 2 (10.53%) e-Learning
2 2 (10.53%) Learning Management System
3 1 (5.26%) Client/Server
3 1 (5.26%) Computer Science
3 1 (5.26%) Data Centre
3 1 (5.26%) Mainframe
3 1 (5.26%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (15.79%) Linux
2 2 (10.53%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (31.58%) ERP
2 5 (26.32%) Presales
3 4 (21.05%) Process Improvement
4 3 (15.79%) Product Management
5 2 (10.53%) Business Development
5 2 (10.53%) Business Process Improvement
5 2 (10.53%) Change Management
5 2 (10.53%) Project Management
6 1 (5.26%) Asset Management
6 1 (5.26%) Business Analysis
6 1 (5.26%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (5.26%) Content Management
6 1 (5.26%) Data Protection
6 1 (5.26%) Infrastructure Management
6 1 (5.26%) Logistics
6 1 (5.26%) Network Management
6 1 (5.26%) Open Source
6 1 (5.26%) PRINCE2
6 1 (5.26%) Software Asset Management
6 1 (5.26%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 6 (31.58%) SQL
2 2 (10.53%) Java
3 1 (5.26%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (21.05%) Degree
2 2 (10.53%) Oracle Certification
3 1 (5.26%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (31.58%) Oracle
2 4 (21.05%) Microsoft
2 4 (21.05%) SAP
3 2 (10.53%) Epicor
3 2 (10.53%) PeopleSoft
3 2 (10.53%) Sage
3 2 (10.53%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (5.26%) Infor
4 1 (5.26%) Lumesse
4 1 (5.26%) NetSuite
4 1 (5.26%) Peoplefluent
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