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 26 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Consultant
Rank 136 125 113
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -12
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Consultant 7 9 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.30% 0.50% 0.38%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.31% 0.51% 0.40%
Number of salaries quoted 7 8 3
Median salary £50,000 £55,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +57.14%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +13.33%
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
2235 1751 1764
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 95.51% 98.21% 96.03%
Number of salaries quoted 1670 1415 1554
Median salary £40,500 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.25% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Consultant across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 26 May 2016.

Software Consultant Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Software Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 26 May 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%) Enterprise Software
1 8 (57.14%) High Availability
1 8 (57.14%) Retail Banking
1 8 (57.14%) Banking
1 8 (57.14%) Retail
1 8 (57.14%) WebSphere
1 8 (57.14%) Java EE
1 8 (57.14%) Time Management
1 8 (57.14%) Relational Database
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%) Project Management
1 8 (57.14%) C#
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

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
Applications
1 8 (57.14%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) SaaS
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
2 1 (7.14%) Local Government
2 1 (7.14%) Marketing
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%) ETL
1 8 (57.14%) High Availability
1 8 (57.14%) Project Management
1 8 (57.14%) SOA
1 8 (57.14%) Time Management
2 2 (14.29%) Cybersecurity
2 2 (14.29%) Presales
3 1 (7.14%) Business Development
3 1 (7.14%) Customer Engagement
3 1 (7.14%) ITIL
3 1 (7.14%) ITSM
3 1 (7.14%) Logistics
3 1 (7.14%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (57.14%) C#
1 8 (57.14%) Java
1 8 (57.14%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) CESG Certified Professional
1 2 (14.29%) CISMP
1 2 (14.29%) CISSP
2 1 (7.14%) ITIL Certification
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
2 1 (7.14%) GAAP
Vendors
1 8 (57.14%) Oracle