The table below looks at the statistics for the Consultant role in IT jobs advertised for the Chesterfield region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Consultant in their job title over the 3 months to 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Consultant
Rank 21 16 10
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -6
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 1 5 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chesterfield 1.15% 5.21% 9.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.18% 5.81% 9.30%
Number of salaries quoted 0 5 0
Average salary - £42,500 -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
Consultant
Derbyshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Chesterfield 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
Chesterfield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
85 86 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chesterfield 97.70% 89.58% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 70 50 36
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,850 £21,800 £33,750
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £35,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Chesterfield

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

Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Chesterfield

Consultant
Salary Trend in Chesterfield

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

Consultant Salary Trend in Chesterfield

Consultant
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Chesterfield

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the Chesterfield region that cited 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 Consultant in their job title.

1 5 (50.00%) Java
1 5 (50.00%) Web Services
1 5 (50.00%) Tomcat
1 5 (50.00%) Regression Testing
1 5 (50.00%) Validation
1 5 (50.00%) Ajax
1 5 (50.00%) WebSphere
1 5 (50.00%) Java SE
1 5 (50.00%) Java EE
1 5 (50.00%) QA
1 5 (50.00%) GWT
1 5 (50.00%) JPA
1 5 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 3 (30.00%) Information Security
2 3 (30.00%) CISM
2 3 (30.00%) CISSP
3 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (10.00%) Citrix
4 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
4 1 (10.00%) Finance
4 1 (10.00%) VMware
4 1 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (10.00%) Degree
4 1 (10.00%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (10.00%) Billing

Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Chesterfield by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the Chesterfield region that cited 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 Consultant in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (50.00%) Tomcat
1 5 (50.00%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (10.00%) MS PowerPoint
General
1 1 (10.00%) Finance
1 1 (10.00%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (50.00%) Web Services
1 5 (50.00%) Ajax
1 5 (50.00%) Java SE
1 5 (50.00%) Java EE
1 5 (50.00%) GWT
1 5 (50.00%) JPA
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Regression Testing
1 5 (50.00%) Validation
1 5 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 3 (30.00%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 5 (50.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (30.00%) CISM
1 3 (30.00%) CISSP
2 1 (10.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (50.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (10.00%) Citrix
2 1 (10.00%) VMware