The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Birmingham region that had Software Consultant featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 1 October 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Consultant
Rank 139 101 135
Rank change year-on-year
-38 +34
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Consultant 7 23 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.29% 1.23% 0.34%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.30% 1.27% 0.35%
Number of salaries quoted 7 19 3
Median salary £55,000 £75,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-26.66% +114.28%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
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
2366 1812 2263
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 96.69% 96.74% 96.38%
Number of salaries quoted 1759 1532 1953
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £67,500 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Software Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

The demand trend of job ads across the Birmingham region that featured Software Consultant in the job title.

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 Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 1 October 2016, Software Consultant job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Birmingham region featuring Software Consultant in the job title.

1 8 (57.14%) Telecoms
1 8 (57.14%) Finance
1 8 (57.14%) TCP/IP
1 8 (57.14%) RDBMS
1 8 (57.14%) SSL
1 8 (57.14%) HTML
1 8 (57.14%) Java
1 8 (57.14%) SQL
1 8 (57.14%) Oracle
1 8 (57.14%) SQL Server
1 8 (57.14%) DB2
1 8 (57.14%) WebSphere Application Server
1 8 (57.14%) XML
1 8 (57.14%) Unix
1 8 (57.14%) Windows
1 8 (57.14%) Linux
1 8 (57.14%) JBoss
1 8 (57.14%) MS Excel
1 8 (57.14%) SOA
1 8 (57.14%) Banking
1 8 (57.14%) Retail
1 8 (57.14%) Retail Banking
1 8 (57.14%) WebSphere
1 8 (57.14%) Java EE
1 8 (57.14%) Time Management
1 8 (57.14%) High Availability
1 8 (57.14%) Enterprise Software
1 8 (57.14%) Relational Database
2 7 (50.00%) WebLogic
3 3 (21.43%) Logistics

Software Consultant Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 8 (57.14%) JBoss
1 8 (57.14%) WebSphere
1 8 (57.14%) WebSphere Application Server
2 7 (50.00%) WebLogic
Applications
1 8 (57.14%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 8 (57.14%) SSL
1 8 (57.14%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (57.14%) DB2
1 8 (57.14%) RDBMS
1 8 (57.14%) Relational Database
1 8 (57.14%) SQL Server
General
1 8 (57.14%) Banking
1 8 (57.14%) Finance
1 8 (57.14%) Retail
1 8 (57.14%) Retail Banking
1 8 (57.14%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (57.14%) HTML
1 8 (57.14%) Java EE
1 8 (57.14%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (57.14%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 8 (57.14%) Linux
1 8 (57.14%) Unix
1 8 (57.14%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (57.14%) High Availability
1 8 (57.14%) SOA
1 8 (57.14%) Time Management
2 3 (21.43%) Logistics
3 2 (14.29%) Cybersecurity
4 1 (7.14%) Customer Engagement
4 1 (7.14%) ETL
4 1 (7.14%) Presales
4 1 (7.14%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (57.14%) Java
1 8 (57.14%) SQL
2 1 (7.14%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) CESG Certified Professional
1 2 (14.29%) CISMP
1 2 (14.29%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (14.29%) COBIT
1 2 (14.29%) ISO 9001
1 2 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (14.29%) ISO22301
1 2 (14.29%) PCI DSS
1 2 (14.29%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 8 (57.14%) Oracle