The table below looks at the statistics for the Software Consultant role in IT jobs advertised for the City of London 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 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Consultant
Rank 249 310 326
Rank change year-on-year
+61 +16
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Consultant 17 19 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.24% 0.18% 0.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.25% 0.19% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 17 15 18
Average salary £60,000 £72,500 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.24% +20.83%
90% offered a salary of more than £46,500 £46,000 £44,550
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £76,700 £68,250
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +28.57%
Software Consultant
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 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
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
6735 10104 11869
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 95.74% 95.11% 94.69%
Number of salaries quoted 6074 8571 10011
Average salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £32,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Software Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Software Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Software Consultant
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Software Consultant Salary Trend in the City of London

Software Consultant
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Consultant across the City of London region over the 3 months to 1 May 2016.

Software Consultant Salary Histogram in the City of London

Software Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT jobs across the City of London 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 18 (52.94%) Degree
2 16 (47.06%) Java
3 15 (44.12%) Oracle
3 15 (44.12%) Finance
3 15 (44.12%) Software Engineering
4 14 (41.18%) SQL
5 13 (38.24%) Banking
5 13 (38.24%) Wealth Management
5 13 (38.24%) Target Operating Model
6 12 (35.29%) Analytical Skills
6 12 (35.29%) Fintech
6 12 (35.29%) Business Transformation
6 12 (35.29%) Relational Database
6 12 (35.29%) GAP Analysis
6 12 (35.29%) PL/SQL
7 7 (20.59%) Asset Management
8 6 (17.65%) Workflow
8 6 (17.65%) Portfolio Management
9 5 (14.71%) Software Delivery
9 5 (14.71%) Northgate
9 5 (14.71%) Derivative
9 5 (14.71%) Unit4 Business World
9 5 (14.71%) Bloomberg
10 4 (11.76%) Charles River
10 4 (11.76%) C++
10 4 (11.76%) Front Office
10 4 (11.76%) Back Office
10 4 (11.76%) Fixed Income
10 4 (11.76%) Business Analysis
10 4 (11.76%) SimCorp

Software Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT jobs across the City of London 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (5.88%) Apache Pig
Business Applications
1 5 (14.71%) Unit4 Business World
2 4 (11.76%) SimCorp Dimension
2 4 (11.76%) thinkFolio
3 1 (2.94%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.82%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.88%) Firewall
1 2 (5.88%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (35.29%) Relational Database
2 2 (5.88%) Apache Hive
2 2 (5.88%) Big Data
2 2 (5.88%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 1 (2.94%) Visual Studio
General
1 15 (44.12%) Finance
2 13 (38.24%) Banking
3 4 (11.76%) Back Office
3 4 (11.76%) Front Office
4 2 (5.88%) Telecoms
5 1 (2.94%) Billing
5 1 (2.94%) German Language
5 1 (2.94%) Law
5 1 (2.94%) Local Government
5 1 (2.94%) Retail
5 1 (2.94%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (8.82%) STL
2 2 (5.88%) Java EE
3 1 (2.94%) CSS
3 1 (2.94%) FIX Protocol
3 1 (2.94%) HTML
3 1 (2.94%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (35.29%) Analytical Skills
1 12 (35.29%) Fintech
2 5 (14.71%) Derivative
3 4 (11.76%) Fixed Income
4 3 (8.82%) Computer Science
5 2 (5.88%) Cybercrime
5 2 (5.88%) Hedge funds
5 2 (5.88%) Mathematics
6 1 (2.94%) Equities
6 1 (2.94%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (2.94%) Physics
6 1 (2.94%) Reinsurance
6 1 (2.94%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (8.82%) Android
2 2 (5.88%) Apple iOS
2 2 (5.88%) Linux
3 1 (2.94%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (44.12%) Software Engineering
2 13 (38.24%) Target Operating Model
2 13 (38.24%) Wealth Management
3 12 (35.29%) Business Transformation
3 12 (35.29%) GAP Analysis
4 7 (20.59%) Asset Management
5 6 (17.65%) Portfolio Management
5 6 (17.65%) Workflow
6 5 (14.71%) Software Delivery
7 4 (11.76%) Business Analysis
7 4 (11.76%) Fund Accounting
7 4 (11.76%) Investment Management
7 4 (11.76%) Mentoring
8 3 (8.82%) Data Analysis
8 3 (8.82%) Functional Testing
8 3 (8.82%) Risk Management
9 2 (5.88%) CRM
9 2 (5.88%) Ethical Hacking
9 2 (5.88%) Multithreading
9 2 (5.88%) Reverse Engineering
Programming Languages
1 16 (47.06%) Java
2 14 (41.18%) SQL
3 12 (35.29%) PL/SQL
4 4 (11.76%) C++
5 3 (8.82%) JavaScript
6 2 (5.88%) C
6 2 (5.88%) C#
6 2 (5.88%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 18 (52.94%) Degree
2 2 (5.88%) CCNA
2 2 (5.88%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (5.88%) CISSP
2 2 (5.88%) GIAC
2 2 (5.88%) Linux+ Certification
2 2 (5.88%) MCSE
2 2 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (5.88%) SANS
2 2 (5.88%) SSCP
3 1 (2.94%) PhD
3 1 (2.94%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.94%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 15 (44.12%) Oracle
2 5 (14.71%) Bloomberg
2 5 (14.71%) Northgate
3 4 (11.76%) Charles River
3 4 (11.76%) Eze Castle Integration
3 4 (11.76%) SimCorp
4 1 (2.94%) Calypso
4 1 (2.94%) Fidessa
4 1 (2.94%) Murex
4 1 (2.94%) SAP
City, London
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago