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 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 304 309 302
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -7
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Consultant 7 4 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.067% 0.039% 0.092%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.072% 0.041% 0.098%
Number of salaries quoted 6 4 10
Average salary £52,500 £55,000 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.54% +41.93%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,750 £49,050 £31,900
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
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
9709 9642 10177
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 93.32% 92.83% 93.68%
Number of salaries quoted 8327 8159 9135
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £32,500 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 27 February 2015.

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 27 February 2015, 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 10 (76.92%) Asset Management
2 9 (69.23%) Back Office
2 9 (69.23%) Workflow
3 7 (53.85%) HTML
3 7 (53.85%) Java
3 7 (53.85%) SQL
3 7 (53.85%) VBA
3 7 (53.85%) Crystal Reports
3 7 (53.85%) Business Objects
3 7 (53.85%) JDBC
3 7 (53.85%) Finance
3 7 (53.85%) User Acceptance Testing
3 7 (53.85%) Performance Management
3 7 (53.85%) Functional Testing
3 7 (53.85%) Enterprise Software
3 7 (53.85%) Performance Tuning
3 7 (53.85%) Vermilion
4 2 (15.38%) Mentoring
4 2 (15.38%) Fund Accounting
4 2 (15.38%) Portfolio Management
4 2 (15.38%) Investment Management
4 2 (15.38%) thinkFolio
4 2 (15.38%) Fixed Income
4 2 (15.38%) Front Office
4 2 (15.38%) Bloomberg
4 2 (15.38%) Charles River
4 2 (15.38%) SimCorp
4 2 (15.38%) SimCorp Dimension
4 2 (15.38%) Derivative
5 1 (7.69%) Degree

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

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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.

Applications
1 1 (7.69%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (15.38%) SimCorp Dimension
1 2 (15.38%) thinkFolio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (53.85%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Visual Studio
General
1 9 (69.23%) Back Office
2 7 (53.85%) Finance
3 2 (15.38%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (53.85%) HTML
1 7 (53.85%) JDBC
2 1 (7.69%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 7 (53.85%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (15.38%) Fixed Income
2 2 (15.38%) Derivative
3 1 (7.69%) Mathematics
3 1 (7.69%) Computer Science
3 1 (7.69%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.69%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (76.92%) Asset Management
2 9 (69.23%) Workflow
3 7 (53.85%) User Acceptance Testing
3 7 (53.85%) Functional Testing
3 7 (53.85%) Performance Tuning
3 7 (53.85%) Performance Management
4 2 (15.38%) Fund Accounting
4 2 (15.38%) Portfolio Management
4 2 (15.38%) Mentoring
4 2 (15.38%) Investment Management
5 1 (7.69%) PRINCE2
5 1 (7.69%) Document Management
5 1 (7.69%) Software Engineering
5 1 (7.69%) Business Analysis
5 1 (7.69%) Software Asset Management
5 1 (7.69%) Software Licensing
5 1 (7.69%) IT Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (53.85%) Java
1 7 (53.85%) SQL
1 7 (53.85%) VBA
2 1 (7.69%) Ada
2 1 (7.69%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) MCP
1 1 (7.69%) ISEB
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (7.69%) Degree
1 1 (7.69%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Vendors
1 7 (53.85%) Business Objects
1 7 (53.85%) Vermilion
2 2 (15.38%) SimCorp
2 2 (15.38%) Bloomberg
2 2 (15.38%) Charles River
3 1 (7.69%) Kofax
3 1 (7.69%) Microsoft
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