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 28 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Consultant
Rank 104 106 -
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Consultant 5 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.29% 0.13% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.30% 0.14% -
Number of salaries quoted 5 2 0
Average salary £45,000 £38,750 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.12% -
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £32,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -23.52%
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
1655 1453 1934
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 95.39% 96.80% 95.22%
Number of salaries quoted 1323 1187 1647
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 14 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, 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 7 (87.50%) SQL
2 6 (75.00%) UNIX
2 6 (75.00%) Linux
3 3 (37.50%) Workflow
3 3 (37.50%) Degree
3 3 (37.50%) JavaScript
3 3 (37.50%) Perl
3 3 (37.50%) PHP
4 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2
4 1 (12.50%) CRM
4 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (12.50%) Project Management
4 1 (12.50%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (12.50%) C#

Software Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, 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.

General
1 1 (12.50%) Pharmaceutical
Operating Systems
1 6 (75.00%) UNIX
1 6 (75.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Workflow
2 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2
2 1 (12.50%) CRM
2 1 (12.50%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (87.50%) SQL
2 3 (37.50%) JavaScript
2 3 (37.50%) Perl
2 3 (37.50%) PHP
3 1 (12.50%) C#
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) Degree
2 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Benefits+Prospects
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago