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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Consultant
Rank 304 323 329
Rank change year-on-year
+19 +6
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Consultant 16 3 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.14% 0.025% 0.063%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.027% 0.068%
Number of salaries quoted 9 3 6
Average salary £75,000 £42,500 £75,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+76.47% -43.33%
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -6.66%
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
10694 11004 11838
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 92.86% 93.06% 93.92%
Number of salaries quoted 9014 9658 10857
Average salary £52,500 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.54% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £77,500 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 19 September 2014.

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 19 September 2014, 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 (47.62%) Fixed Income
1 10 (47.62%) Derivative
1 10 (47.62%) Investment Management
2 8 (38.10%) Finance
3 7 (33.33%) Asset Management
3 7 (33.33%) SimCorp
3 7 (33.33%) thinkFolio
3 7 (33.33%) Charles River
4 6 (28.57%) Project Management
4 6 (28.57%) Sage
4 6 (28.57%) Bloomberg
4 6 (28.57%) Front Office
4 6 (28.57%) Back Office
4 6 (28.57%) Workflow
4 6 (28.57%) CRM
4 6 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
4 6 (28.57%) Fund Accounting
4 6 (28.57%) Sage 200
4 6 (28.57%) Sage 50
4 6 (28.57%) Portfolio Management
4 6 (28.57%) SimCorp Dimension
4 6 (28.57%) Sage BI
4 6 (28.57%) Mentoring
5 5 (23.81%) Banking
5 5 (23.81%) Investment Banking
5 5 (23.81%) SunGard
5 5 (23.81%) SQL
5 5 (23.81%) Oracle
6 4 (19.05%) SmartStream
6 4 (19.05%) UNIX

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

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 (4.76%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (28.57%) SimCorp Dimension
1 6 (28.57%) Sage BI
1 6 (28.57%) Sage 200
1 6 (28.57%) Sage 50
2 1 (4.76%) HiPortfolio
2 1 (4.76%) Summit
2 1 (4.76%) MultiFonds
2 1 (4.76%) Advent Geneva
2 1 (4.76%) Eagle STAR
General
1 8 (38.10%) Finance
2 6 (28.57%) Front Office
2 6 (28.57%) Back Office
3 5 (23.81%) Banking
3 5 (23.81%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.52%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 10 (47.62%) Fixed Income
1 10 (47.62%) Derivative
2 4 (19.05%) Equities
3 2 (9.52%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 4 (19.05%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (47.62%) Investment Management
2 7 (33.33%) Asset Management
3 6 (28.57%) Mentoring
3 6 (28.57%) Fund Accounting
3 6 (28.57%) Portfolio Management
3 6 (28.57%) CRM
3 6 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
3 6 (28.57%) Project Management
3 6 (28.57%) Workflow
4 4 (19.05%) Systems Analysis
4 4 (19.05%) Business Analysis
5 2 (9.52%) Business Development
6 1 (4.76%) Enterprise Data Management
6 1 (4.76%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (4.76%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (4.76%) Analytics
6 1 (4.76%) Software Asset Management
6 1 (4.76%) Software Licensing
6 1 (4.76%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (23.81%) SQL
2 3 (14.29%) Java
3 2 (9.52%) PHP
3 2 (9.52%) C
3 2 (9.52%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (4.76%) Degree
Vendors
1 7 (33.33%) Charles River
1 7 (33.33%) SimCorp
1 7 (33.33%) thinkFolio
2 6 (28.57%) Sage
2 6 (28.57%) Bloomberg
3 5 (23.81%) SunGard
3 5 (23.81%) Oracle
4 4 (19.05%) SmartStream
4 4 (19.05%) Fiserv
5 1 (4.76%) SmartCo
5 1 (4.76%) Advent
5 1 (4.76%) IGEFI
5 1 (4.76%) Linedata
5 1 (4.76%) SAP
5 1 (4.76%) IBM
5 1 (4.76%) Microsoft
5 1 (4.76%) Murex
5 1 (4.76%) Misys