The table below looks at the statistics for the Software Consultant role in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham 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 124 124 108
Rank change year-on-year
0 -16
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Consultant 4 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.19% 0.055% 0.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.20% 0.057% 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 4
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +57.14%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +3.89%
Software Consultant
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Birmingham 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
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1982 1746 1450
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 95.84% 96.52% 96.73%
Number of salaries quoted 1642 1577 1252
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -2.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £23,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £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 Birmingham

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

Software Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Software Consultant
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Software Consultant Salary Trend in Birmingham

Software Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the Birmingham 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 15 (75.00%) Degree
2 10 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (35.00%) WebSphere
3 7 (35.00%) HTML
3 7 (35.00%) Java
3 7 (35.00%) Oracle
3 7 (35.00%) Business Intelligence
4 6 (30.00%) Finance
5 4 (20.00%) BEA
5 4 (20.00%) Requirements Analysis
5 4 (20.00%) IBM
5 4 (20.00%) Middleware
5 4 (20.00%) JavaScript
5 4 (20.00%) J2EE
5 4 (20.00%) WebLogic
5 4 (20.00%) JSP
5 4 (20.00%) Web Services
5 4 (20.00%) Software Delivery
5 4 (20.00%) Computer Science
5 4 (20.00%) Ext JS
6 3 (15.00%) Infor
6 3 (15.00%) SAP Business One
6 3 (15.00%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (15.00%) Relational Database
6 3 (15.00%) Business Process Mapping
6 3 (15.00%) Time Management
6 3 (15.00%) Java EE
6 3 (15.00%) High Availability
6 3 (15.00%) Sage X3
6 3 (15.00%) IFS

Software Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the Birmingham 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 7 (35.00%) WebSphere
2 4 (20.00%) WebLogic
3 3 (15.00%) JBoss
3 3 (15.00%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 3 (15.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (15.00%) Dynamics AX
1 3 (15.00%) Dynamics NAV
1 3 (15.00%) Sage X3
1 3 (15.00%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.00%) SSL
1 3 (15.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.00%) DB2
1 3 (15.00%) RDBMS
1 3 (15.00%) Relational Database
1 3 (15.00%) SQL Server
General
1 6 (30.00%) Finance
2 3 (15.00%) Banking
2 3 (15.00%) Retail
2 3 (15.00%) Retail Banking
2 3 (15.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (5.00%) Back Office
3 1 (5.00%) Local Government
3 1 (5.00%) Manufacturing
3 1 (5.00%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (35.00%) HTML
2 4 (20.00%) Ext JS
2 4 (20.00%) J2EE
2 4 (20.00%) JSP
2 4 (20.00%) Middleware
2 4 (20.00%) Web Services
3 3 (15.00%) Java EE
3 3 (15.00%) XML
4 2 (10.00%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 10 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (20.00%) Computer Science
3 3 (15.00%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (5.00%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 3 (15.00%) Linux
1 3 (15.00%) Unix
1 3 (15.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (35.00%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (20.00%) Requirements Analysis
2 4 (20.00%) Software Delivery
3 3 (15.00%) Business Process Mapping
3 3 (15.00%) ERP
3 3 (15.00%) ETL
3 3 (15.00%) High Availability
3 3 (15.00%) Project Management
3 3 (15.00%) SOA
3 3 (15.00%) Time Management
4 1 (5.00%) Business Development
4 1 (5.00%) CRM
4 1 (5.00%) ITIL
4 1 (5.00%) ITSM
4 1 (5.00%) Presales
4 1 (5.00%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (35.00%) Java
2 4 (20.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (15.00%) C#
3 3 (15.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (75.00%) Degree
2 1 (5.00%) ITIL Certification
Vendors
1 7 (35.00%) Oracle
2 4 (20.00%) BEA
2 4 (20.00%) IBM
3 3 (15.00%) Epicor
3 3 (15.00%) IFS
3 3 (15.00%) Infor
3 3 (15.00%) Sage
3 3 (15.00%) SAP
West Midlands, Birmingham
Actis Recruitment Ltd
Salary: to c£40,000 + £5.5K car allow + bens
Posted: 19 days ago