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 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 116 109 110
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Consultant 1 7 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.066% 0.42% 0.35%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.068% 0.44% 0.35%
Number of salaries quoted 1 7 5
Average salary £46,500 £45,000 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% -30.76%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +3.89%
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
1460 1607 1416
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 96.95% 96.87% 97.99%
Number of salaries quoted 1131 1279 1204
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 5 (83.33%) C#
1 5 (83.33%) Software Engineering
1 5 (83.33%) Degree
2 4 (66.67%) SC Cleared
2 4 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 4 (66.67%) TTCN
2 4 (66.67%) C++
2 4 (66.67%) Python
2 4 (66.67%) Bluetooth
2 4 (66.67%) Wireless
2 4 (66.67%) C
3 1 (16.67%) Identity Management
3 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
3 1 (16.67%) Information Security
3 1 (16.67%) Unit4 Business World
3 1 (16.67%) Java
3 1 (16.67%) VB
3 1 (16.67%) VB.NET
3 1 (16.67%) .NET
3 1 (16.67%) J2EE
3 1 (16.67%) Software Delivery
3 1 (16.67%) Presales
3 1 (16.67%) Identity Access Management
3 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
3 1 (16.67%) Northgate
3 1 (16.67%) Requirements Analysis

Software Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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.

Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Unit4 Business World
Communications & Networking
1 4 (66.67%) Bluetooth
1 4 (66.67%) Wireless
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) .NET
1 1 (16.67%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
1 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Software Engineering
2 1 (16.67%) Identity Access Management
2 1 (16.67%) Identity Management
2 1 (16.67%) Information Security
2 1 (16.67%) Presales
2 1 (16.67%) Requirements Analysis
2 1 (16.67%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) C#
2 4 (66.67%) C
2 4 (66.67%) C++
2 4 (66.67%) Python
2 4 (66.67%) TTCN
3 1 (16.67%) Java
3 1 (16.67%) VB
3 1 (16.67%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 5 (83.33%) Degree
2 4 (66.67%) SC Cleared
2 4 (66.67%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Northgate
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
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