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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Consultant
Rank 302 338 319
Rank change year-on-year
+36 -19
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Consultant 6 5 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.058% 0.040% 0.099%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.063% 0.043% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 4 4 12
Average salary £43,750 £60,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-27.08% +41.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £60,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £36,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+23.28% -8.75%
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
9562 11707 11254
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 92.24% 92.52% 93.10%
Number of salaries quoted 8248 9892 9769
Average salary £55,000 £53,750 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.32% +2.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £77,500 £77,500
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 3 July 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 3 July 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 4 (33.33%) Software Engineering
1 4 (33.33%) Degree
1 4 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 3 (25.00%) Finance
2 3 (25.00%) Java
3 2 (16.67%) JavaScript
3 2 (16.67%) C++
3 2 (16.67%) Visual Studio
3 2 (16.67%) STL
3 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (16.67%) TDD
3 2 (16.67%) Asset Management
3 2 (16.67%) Front Office
3 2 (16.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 2 (16.67%) Windows
3 2 (16.67%) Ada
3 2 (16.67%) Fixed Income
3 2 (16.67%) Mathematics
3 2 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (16.67%) Software Architecture
3 2 (16.67%) Hedge funds
3 2 (16.67%) Embedded Systems
3 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (16.67%) Relational Database
3 2 (16.67%) Spring
4 1 (8.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (8.33%) Software Asset Management
4 1 (8.33%) Software Licensing
4 1 (8.33%) IT Asset Management
4 1 (8.33%) Vermilion

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

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 (8.33%) MS Project
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) Relational Database
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (8.33%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (25.00%) Finance
2 2 (16.67%) Front Office
3 1 (8.33%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (16.67%) STL
1 2 (16.67%) Spring
2 1 (8.33%) HTML
2 1 (8.33%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 2 (16.67%) Hedge funds
2 2 (16.67%) Embedded Systems
2 2 (16.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 2 (16.67%) Fixed Income
2 2 (16.67%) Mathematics
2 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (8.33%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 2 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (16.67%) TDD
2 2 (16.67%) Asset Management
2 2 (16.67%) Software Architecture
2 2 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (8.33%) Performance Management
3 1 (8.33%) Functional Testing
3 1 (8.33%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (8.33%) Software Asset Management
3 1 (8.33%) Software Licensing
3 1 (8.33%) IT Asset Management
3 1 (8.33%) Document Management
3 1 (8.33%) Business Analysis
3 1 (8.33%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2
3 1 (8.33%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 3 (25.00%) Java
2 2 (16.67%) JavaScript
2 2 (16.67%) C++
2 2 (16.67%) Ada
3 1 (8.33%) SQL
3 1 (8.33%) VBA
Qualifications
1 4 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (8.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (8.33%) MCP
2 1 (8.33%) ISEB
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 1 (8.33%) Business Objects
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
1 1 (8.33%) Kofax
1 1 (8.33%) Vermilion
City, London
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago