The first table below looks at the demand 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 11 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Berkshire region.

Location
3 months to
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Consultant
Rank 208 194 222
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +28
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Consultant 10 19 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.18% 0.35% 0.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.20% 0.37% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 10 19 10
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,550 £32,000 £34,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,750 £45,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £38,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year
-7.89% +4.10%
Job Titles Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5097 5073 5739
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 92.89% 93.53% 94.42%
Number of salaries quoted 3659 4053 4818
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -1.29%
Software Consultant
South East

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 11 July 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 11 July 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
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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
Reading -11 7 £42,500 +6.25%
Maidenhead - 2 £42,750 -
Software Consultant
South East

Software Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 11 July 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 (89.29%) SQL
2 23 (82.14%) Oracle
2 23 (82.14%) SQL Server
3 19 (67.86%) Java
3 19 (67.86%) CSS
4 18 (64.29%) C#
4 18 (64.29%) .NET
5 17 (60.71%) HTML
5 17 (60.71%) XML
6 16 (57.14%) J2EE
7 15 (53.57%) InterSystems Cache
7 15 (53.57%) Data Analysis
7 15 (53.57%) HL7
7 15 (53.57%) JavaScript
7 15 (53.57%) UNIX
7 15 (53.57%) Linux
7 15 (53.57%) MUMPS
7 15 (53.57%) Performance Analysis
8 6 (21.43%) Windows
9 5 (17.86%) Windows Server 2008
9 5 (17.86%) IIS
9 5 (17.86%) Windows Server 2012
10 4 (14.29%) PL/SQL
10 4 (14.29%) Software Engineering
10 4 (14.29%) MVC
10 4 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
11 3 (10.71%) TDD
11 3 (10.71%) .NET Framework
11 3 (10.71%) SQL Server 2008
11 3 (10.71%) TeamCity

Software Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 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 (17.86%) IIS
2 2 (7.14%) WebLogic
3 1 (3.57%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 2 (7.14%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.57%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.57%) TCP/IP
1 1 (3.57%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (82.14%) SQL Server
2 15 (53.57%) InterSystems Cache
3 3 (10.71%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (3.57%) Oracle Database
4 1 (3.57%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (10.71%) Visual Studio
1 3 (10.71%) TeamCity
General
1 2 (7.14%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.57%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (67.86%) CSS
2 18 (64.29%) .NET
3 17 (60.71%) XML
3 17 (60.71%) HTML
4 16 (57.14%) J2EE
5 3 (10.71%) .NET Framework
5 3 (10.71%) WCF
5 3 (10.71%) WPF
5 3 (10.71%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 1 (3.57%) REST
6 1 (3.57%) XSLT
6 1 (3.57%) WSDL
6 1 (3.57%) GWT
6 1 (3.57%) SOAP
6 1 (3.57%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.14%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (3.57%) N-Tier
2 1 (3.57%) Mathematics
2 1 (3.57%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 15 (53.57%) UNIX
1 15 (53.57%) Linux
2 6 (21.43%) Windows
3 5 (17.86%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (17.86%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (53.57%) Data Analysis
1 15 (53.57%) Performance Analysis
2 4 (14.29%) Software Engineering
2 4 (14.29%) MVC
2 4 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (10.71%) TDD
3 3 (10.71%) OOP
3 3 (10.71%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (7.14%) SOA
4 2 (7.14%) Data Management
4 2 (7.14%) Analytics
5 1 (3.57%) Marketing Analytics
5 1 (3.57%) Content Management
5 1 (3.57%) Document Management
5 1 (3.57%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (3.57%) Service Delivery
5 1 (3.57%) CRM
5 1 (3.57%) ERP
5 1 (3.57%) Customer Engagement
5 1 (3.57%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 25 (89.29%) SQL
2 19 (67.86%) Java
3 18 (64.29%) C#
4 15 (53.57%) JavaScript
4 15 (53.57%) MUMPS
5 4 (14.29%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (3.57%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (53.57%) HL7
Vendors
1 23 (82.14%) Oracle
2 1 (3.57%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.57%) Google