The table below looks at the statistics for the Software Consultant role in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge 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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Consultant
Rank 110 108 117
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +9
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Consultant 3 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.19% 0.27% 0.055%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.20% 0.29% 0.058%
Number of salaries quoted 3 4 0
Average salary £45,000 £52,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
Software Consultant
Cambridgeshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cambridge 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
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1514 1398 1732
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 96.25% 96.02% 96.12%
Number of salaries quoted 1213 1213 1490
Average salary £41,000 £40,000 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.50% +1.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Software Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

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

Software Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Software Consultant
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

Software Consultant Salary Trend in Cambridge

Software Consultant
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Consultant across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015.

Software Consultant Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Software Consultant
Top 13 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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 6 (75.00%) SQL
2 5 (62.50%) UNIX
2 5 (62.50%) Linux
3 4 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 4 (50.00%) Perl
3 4 (50.00%) PHP
3 4 (50.00%) Workflow
3 4 (50.00%) Degree
4 2 (25.00%) VB
4 2 (25.00%) C++
4 2 (25.00%) Java
5 1 (12.50%) CRM
5 1 (12.50%) C#

Software Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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.

Operating Systems
1 5 (62.50%) UNIX
1 5 (62.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Workflow
2 1 (12.50%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 6 (75.00%) SQL
2 4 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (50.00%) Perl
2 4 (50.00%) PHP
3 2 (25.00%) C++
3 2 (25.00%) Java
3 2 (25.00%) VB
4 1 (12.50%) C#
Qualifications
1 4 (50.00%) Degree
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + FANTASTIC!!
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
IT Connections
Salary: £55,000 to £65,000
Posted: 6 days ago